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Smartworld joins hands with Keross, diversifies portfolio

Smartworld joins hands with Keross, diversifies portfolio

16 Sep 2015

Dubai, September 16, 2015:  Smartworld, an Etisalat and Dubai South joint venture company, has signed an agreement with Keross, a leading international provider of IT solutions, to provide the latter’s bouquet of cloud-based solutions across the UAE.

The agreement brings to the UAE market a high value-added offering, enabling companies across the region to avail of infrastructure and business processes as a single pervasive service backed by two trusted names, as... Read More

Eid Al Adha holidays for UAE public and private sectors announced

16 Sep 2015

Federal Authority for Human Resources and Labour Ministry announce Eid Al Adha holidays for UAE public and private sectors

Published: 15:18 September 15, 2015

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Abu Dhabi:  Eid Al Adha holidays for employees of ministries and federal government departments will be from Wednesday, September 23, 2015 and work will resume on Sunday, September 27, 2015, according to a circular issued by the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources.

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Sultan bin Sulayem meets Putin in Vladivostok forum

15 Sep 2015

Speaking at the EEF, which was held to encourage international investments into Russia’s remote but resource-rich eastern region, Mr. Putin said the Russian government would create the “best conditions for domestic and foreign investors to conduct business – so that in performance and return on capital, the Russian Far East can successfully compete with leading business centers."

During the meeting with Russian President, H.E. Sultan bin Sulayem discussed opportunities for cooperation... Read More

Dubai Music Week (DMW) 2015 Announces Exciting Line-up under Celeb Access Banner • Celeb Access features Celeb Talks, BizTalks and Master Classes. • Jason Derulo and Thirty Seconds to Mars lead Celeb Talks. • Celebrity vocal coach CeCe Sammy, and BLAZ

15 Sep 2015

Celeb Access features Celeb Talks, BizTalks and Master Classes. Jason Derulo and Thirty Seconds to Mars lead Celeb Talks.  Celebrity vocal coach CeCe Sammy, and BLAZE B-boy Jessy Kemper and international choreographer Kendra Horsburgh give Master Classes. Industry professionals share tricks of the trade during Biz Talks.   

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Dubai Music Week (DMW) 2015 has announced that this year’s Celeb Access will offer music and entertainment fans the opportunity to learn... Read More

Sultan bin Sulayem meets Putin in Vladivostok forum

14 Sep 2015

Russian President Vladimir Putin has met Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Chairman of DP World and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, at the opening of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) held in the port city of Vladivostok, Far East of Russia.

Speaking at the EEF, which was held to encourage international investments into Russia’s remote but resource-rich eastern region, Mr. Putin said the Russian government would create the “best conditions for domestic and foreign... Read More

Etihad Airways introducing more flexible airfare

13 Sep 2015

Etihad Airways is changing its fare structure from September 14 in a move it says will give passengers more flexibility.

The airline is introducing eight new pricing structures across economy, business, and first class airfares that offer passengers varied baggage allowance, ticket flexibility, frequent flyer points and baggage allowance, according to an emailed statement on Thursday.

All airfares will still include at least one checked in luggage of 23kg.

From September... Read More

DIFC concludes visit to Shanghai and Beijing

13 Sep 2015

DIFC concludes visit to Shanghai and Beijing; Highlighted New Investment Opportunities to the Chinese Financial Community and Investors

DIFC visit, led by HE Essa Kazim, reaffirms the Centre’s commitment to China as a key market in its long term strategy DIFC's strategic visit to China follows a series of briefings in India's financial capital Mumbai, where DIFC management met prospective clients and business partners DIFC’s planned expansion driven by trade & investment in the ‘... Read More

A Focus on Dubai for the Region’s First Solar Energy Summit

13 Sep 2015

Ministers and Leaders from across the region come together for the first Global Solar Leaders Summit

 Dubai, UAE: 12 September 2015: The region’s first Global Solar Leaders Summit will kick start GulfSol 2015, a three-day event focused on solar technology and the energy-rich region’s drive toward clean energy, on Monday September 14 in Dubai, UAE.

The Middle East and North Africa region, which is expected to attract more than $50 billion investment in solar power over the next... Read More

DP World and partners officially open Rotterdam World Gateway terminal

13 Sep 2015

DP World, together with joint-venture partners APL, HMM, MOL and CMA-CGM, has officially opened the Rotterdam World Gateway, RWG, terminal, providing the global supply chain with the most innovative and automated container terminal in the world.

DP World Chairman, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem attended the grand opening ceremony as guest speaker along with the Mayor of Rotterdam, Ahmed Aboutaleb, RWG Managing Director Ronald Lugthart, RWG Board of Directors Chairman Rob van Dijk and Port... Read More

Dinosaurs Now Roam At IMG Worlds of Adventure

13 Sep 2015

For the first time in the Middle East since their extinction sixty-five million years ago, dinosaurs will roam the earth at IMG Worlds of Adventure. The installation of the sixty-nine state-of the-art dinosaurs, in its Lost Valley – Dinosaur Adventure zone, marks one of the final stages of completion for the world’s largest multi-brand indoor theme park.

To ensure the most authentic interactive dinosaur entertainment experience, IMG Worlds of Adventure collaborated with Kokoro, the... Read More

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