Largest-ever Big 5 show opens in Dubai

22 Nov 2014

The four-day event, which opened its door at Dubai World Trade Centre, is being participated by more than 2,700 exhibitors from 60 countries.

Dubai: Shaikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, on Monday inaugurated The Big 5 show with record participation from the industry players and exhibitors.

The four-day event, which opened its door at Dubai World... Read More

Abu Dhabi Media Summit 2014 opened by Queen Rania Al Abdullah

22 Nov 2014

Abu Dhabi - The Abu Dhabi Media Summit 2014 (ADMS) was officially opened today by Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah on 18 Nov 2014 to an audience of more than 500 media industry leaders from around the globe. Its theme is ‘Driving and sustaining a future media in MENA and beyond’.


Queen Rania delivered the opening speech with a clear message that the Arab... Read More

UAE has taken the lead in widening energy mix

22 Nov 2014

Abu Dhabi: Ali Obaid Al Yabhouni, UAE Governor for Opec, has said that UAE has taken the lead in widening its own energy mix to include nuclear, renewable energy to ensure that the country’s carbon footprint is reduced.

“While at the same time more crude oil and petroleum products are made available for export, we also recognise the importance of protecting environment mitigating the... Read More

Abu Dhabi Media Summit 2014 открыла Королева Рания

22 Nov 2014

Использование преимуществ цифровой эпохи – главная тема, определившая содержание программы медиасаммита Abu Dhabi Media Summit 2014, состоявшегося в столице ОАЭ Абу Даби.  Программа мероприятия, в котором приняли участие более 500 лидирующих компаний мирового медиарынка, состояла из открытых сессий, семинаров, мастер-классов, встреч за закрытыми дверями и «разговоров по... Read More

Etihad Airways named ‘Airline of the Year’ at Arabian Business Achievement Awards 2014

17 Nov 2014

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has been named ‘Airline of the Year’ at the Arabian Business Achievement Awards 2014 in recognition of its outstanding performance, customer service levels and innovative developments over the past 12 months.

The prestigious award was presented during a gala reception last week at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Dubai and was attended... Read More

Baku to host 5th meeting of Azerbaijan-UAE Intergovernmental Commission

17 Nov 2014


The 5th meeting of Intergovernmental Commission on economy, trade and technical cooperation between Azerbaijan and United Arab Emirates (UAE) kicked off on November 17-18 in Baku.

According to the Embassy of UAE to Azerbaijan, the meeting discused current state of relations, works carried out during the last period of the Commission’s 4th meeting and expansion of... Read More

High octane Infiniti F1™ Showrun to open Dubai Motor Festival

17 Nov 2014


Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, the second edition of the Dubai Motor Festival featuring a number of exciting events and experiences, will take place from 19th November to 6th December under the theme “Passion on Wheels” at SkyDive Dubai .


Infiniti has the honour to... Read More

ADNOC is committed to its responsibility towards society and the environment, says official

17 Nov 2014


Компания ADNOC, головной офис которой базируется в столичном эмирате Абу Даби, в ходе последнего рабочего дня нефтегазовой выставки ADIPEC обнародовала о результатах своих программ ответственности перед обществом по сохранению окружающей среды. Социальный и экологический аспекты устойчивого развития ведущих мировых нефтегазовых компаний являются ключевыми для повышения... Read More

DIFC governor looks forward to more growth as centre celebrates 10th anniversary

15 Nov 2014

Essa Kazim, the governor of the Dubai International Financial Centre, is looking forward to a new decade of expansion at the emirate’s financial hub.

Speaking on the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the DIFC, Mr Kazim welcomed the prospect of competition with the Abu Dhabi Global Market, and said the UAE would benefit from the presence of two financial centres.

“Dubai is used to... Read More

Dubai tops global list for visitors

15 Nov 2014

Dubai has attracted more visitors per head of population than any other country in the world this year, according to an annual report by Mastercard.

The firm said Dubai is ‘in a league of its own’ with the highest ratio of 4.8 visitors per resident. The city came ahead of Amsterdam with 2.6 tourists for every resident and London with 2.3.

Visitor spending in Dubai has also... Read More