Qatar Airways Cargo, the leading air cargo carrier, announced its latest strategic move in the Chinese market by introducing two new destinations - Chengdu (TFU) and Chongqing (CKG).
Qatar Airways Cargo has commenced belly hold flights to Chengdu (TFU) and Chongqing (CKG) starting 23rd and 25th of September, respectively.
Both these destinations, served three times a week by Airbus A330-300 aircraft will further enhance Qatar Airways Cargo's global network. These strategic additions will play a crucial role in facilitating international trade, bridging China with the rest of the world.
Elisabeth Oudkerk, SVP Cargo Sales and Network Planning said, “Qatar Airways Cargo has been serving the Chinese market since October 2003, when it first started belly hold flights to Shanghai. We are pleased to expand our network ......read more
• Pioneering the path with a robust focus on decarbonization and state-of-the-art technology.
27th Sep, 2023, Abu Dhabi, UAE - Kanoo Energy, Part of Kanoo Industrial & Energy, is all set to participate in the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) 2023. From October 2nd to 5th, at stand 12330 in hall 12 explore a realm of innovative technology solutions tailored for the Oil and gas and petrochemical sectors.
As the UAE gears up for COP28, there is an abundance of palpable energy in the air. Kanoo Energy is committed to its vision for cleaner skies, a robust economy, fortified energy security towards the energy trilemma, and a cascade of socio-economic benefits. Kanoo Energy, with its storied legacy of championing renewables and sustainability, stands at the forefront of ......read more
The Abu Chamber to take part in ADIPEC 2023
More than 10,000 companies operating in the oil and gas sector are registered in the Abu Dhabi Chamber
More than 500 new members entered the oil and gas sector by the end of August 2023, an increase of 10% compared to 2018
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 26 September 2023: His Excellency Abdulla Mohamed Al Mazrui, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI), said: “The Abu Dhabi Chamber is committed to being a major supporter of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) since its launch in 1984. ADIPEC has stood as one of the world's most prominent strategic events for nearly 40 years, marked by its commitment to development, progress, and innovation. The global platform has brought together the ......read more
• Malquot was found abandoned in Marawah Marine Biosphere Reserve in poor health
• The dugong calf was successfully rescued and rehabilitated by EAD, the Worldwide Zoo Consultants (WZC) and the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) Regional Office
• Malquot has now been successfully transferred to the Yas SeaWorld Research & Rescue Centre
Abu Dhabi, 26 September 2023: The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi’s (EAD) specialised marine species team, supported by experts from the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) Regional Office and Worldwide Zoo Consultants (WZC), successfully rescued and rehabilitated a dugong calf named Malquot. Found abandoned in Marawah Marine Biosphere Reserve in poor health, he was transferred to a specialised facility and provided ......read more
Awards recognise DP World’s excellence and innovation in port operations, freight forwarding and digital trade solutions
Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2023: DP World, a leading provider of global end-to-end supply chain solutions, has scooped three prestigious awards at the Logistics & Transport Awards 2023.
• Terminal Operator of the Year: This award recognises DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali Port as the industry benchmark for operational efficiency and state-of-the-art technology and infrastructure. As the world’s largest man-made harbour and the region’s number one port for container traffic, Jebel Ali Port is a vital gateway for global trade. In 2022, Jebel Ali Port handled more than 14 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units).
• International Freight Forwarder ......read more
• Company’s dividend policy sets a minimum dividend of $700 million (AED2.57 billion) for full-year 2023, subject to shareholder approval
• Since its IPO in 2017, ADNOC Distribution has consistently delivered attractive shareholder returns and has paid a total of $3.7 billion (AED13.6 billion) in dividends
• The deadline for purchasing shares to qualify for interim dividend payment is 3 October 2023
Abu Dhabi, UAE – September 26, 2023: ADNOC Distribution (ISIN: AEA006101017) (Symbol: ADNOCDIST), the UAE’s largest fuel and convenience retailer, which is listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), today announced the Board of Directors’ approval of an interim dividend of $350 million (AED1.285 billion) for the first six months of 2023, ......read more
Qatar Airways Cargo, a pioneering force in the global air cargo industry is celebrating 20 years of dedicated freighter operations.
Qatar Airways Cargo has evolved and grown into the world's leading air cargo carrier, with an extensive fleet and a robust network. To commemorate this remarkable journey, the carrier reflects on its major achievements and innovations.
In 2003, Qatar Airways Cargo took delivery of its very first freighter, an Airbus A300-600, which was a converted passenger aircraft. It began regular operations to Amsterdam and Chennai, and shortly thereafter, to New Delhi. Today, the cargo airline operates to more than 160 belly-hold and over 70 freighter destinations with over 200 passenger aircraft and 31 dedicated cargo freighters.
Elisabeth Oudkerk, Senior Vice-President, Cargo Sales and ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 22 September 2023: Reinforcing bilateral collaboration and strategic partnerships between the UAE and French energy companies was discussed during the 7th edition of the UAE-France Energy Days held on 13 September in Dubai and 14 September in Abu Dhabi 2023.
In Abu Dhabi, the event was attended by senior officials from ADNOC’s upstream and downstream businesses, including Borouge. Other prominent energy players, such as Total Energies, Vinci Energies, and Fives Group, participated in the conference and presented cutting-edge engineering solutions covering a wide range of areas including renewable energies, industrial and environmental offerings, safety and maintenance, logistics, operational excellence, and training services, among others.
H.E. Nicolas Niemtchinow, French Ambassador to the ......read more
September 20, 2023: Danube Home, the region's foremost home improvement and furniture retailer, proudly announces the launch of its highly anticipated Garden collection. The grand unveiling of the My Garden 2024 catalogue took place at the Al Barsha showroom in the presence of esteemed members of the press and top management from Danube Home.
Sayed Habib, Director of Danube Home, shared insights about this year's theme, stating, "The theme of the Danube Home My Garden 2024 catalogue is 'Think Outdoor, Think Danube Home.' The collection comprises products that can create different outdoor aesthetics like Calm, Modern, Boho, Evergreen, Monochrome and Contemporary. The meticulously designed and curated products are suitable for various outdoor spaces, whether it's a cozy apartment balcony or an ......read more
A global multi-stakeholder coalition highlights the urgency of action on the energy transition required from world leaders as they gather in New York with just 73 days to go until COP28
18 September 2023 | Companies and organizations representing a market value of more than $12 trillion, responsible for the majority of global renewable energy deployment and from all six populated continents have published an open letter to world leaders calling for a target to triple renewable energy capacity to 11,000GW by 2030 to be agreed at COP28 later this year.
The call for action comes from a diverse cross-section of stakeholders in the energy sector: international governmental organizations, producers, buyers, supply chain actors, civil society, environmental groups and youth. Around half of the signatories are based in ......read more
• 20 ADIPEC Global Youth Council members come from top universities and companies around the world
• Members to engage in cross-generational dialogue with energy leaders and lend their voices to discussions on the biggest climate and energy issues
• Council advances ADIPEC goal of inspiring young people to lead a responsible energy industry
Abu Dhabi, 18 September 2023 – ADIPEC, the world’s largest energy conference and exhibition, has launched its first-ever Global Youth Council to amplify the diverse voices of young people from around the globe in the energy transition, as part of its commitment to inspiring the next generation to shape the energy system of the future and become future leaders of a responsible energy industry.
Made up of 20 extraordinary ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 13, 2023: Crate and Barrel, operated by Majid Al Futtaim Lifestyle, has launched its latest outdoor collection just in time for the cooler months. Stunning new lines have been added alongside the brand’s best-sellers to provide seamless, indoor-outdoor living and set the stage for memorable moments in the sun.
From vibrant colours, to breezy upholstery and modular shapes, the new assortment reflects global trends whilst being tailored to the Middle Eastern climate. New lines include the Batten collection, which brings tailored luxury outdoors; the effortless, costal chic of Fen; the modern, graphic styles of Shinola; and Alfresco, any outdoor entertainer’s dream.
With sustainability in mind, Crate and Barrel has ensured that its latest assortment can stand the test of time – ......read more
The significant step towards showcasing a resolute commitment to sustainability, while keeping Motul’s legacy of high-performance oils in the market, reduces carbon footprint significantly in the manufacturing process.
Dubai - September 12th, 2023: Motul, one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the formulation, production, and distribution of high-tech engine oils, has announced the launch of its NGEN range of engine oil in the Middle East. Motul aims to tackle new challenges in the marketplace with this new engine oil that combines sustainability and high performance.
The NGEN range is made of bio-sourced and premium regenerated base oils for passenger hybrid cars and motorbikes, respectively. The lubricant range made from renewable, non-fossil sources limits Motul’s environmental impact and ......read more
The first Nesting Chair for the brand allows for easy space reconfiguration for different uses
UAE, 12th September 2023: Herman Miller introduces Fuld Nesting Chair designed in collaboration with Stefan Diez – a sleek, minimalist design that enables flexible configurations for workspaces.
With its refreshing aesthetic, Fuld is a standout among nesting chairs – enabling organisations to reconfigure space for different uses such as breakout sessions, corporate training, and educational events – without sacrificing style. Available in dipped-in-colour options consisting of the seat, seat-back and legs in one hue and dual-colour combinations, Fuld elevates the experience of a nesting chair.
Fuld eschews the typical X shape of a nesting chair for a streamlined inverted Y with tubular arms. The back has a touch ......read more
Leaders at the G20 Summit Agree to Triple total Renewable Energy Capacity and Underscore Global Need for Over USD 4 Trillion of Annual Investments Until 2030
Abu Dhabi, UAE 11 September 2023 - G20 leaders agreed to accelerate efforts to triple global renewable energy capacity by 2030, aligning with recommendations from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) on how the world can move in line with the Paris Agreement targets.
In a declaration adopted on Saturday, the Group cites a joint report between IRENA and India's G20 Presidency, titled "Low-Cost Financing for Energy Transitions", which estimates a need for over USD 4 trillion in annual investments by 2030.
According to IRENA’s “World Energy Transitions Outlook 2023”, released earlier this year in June, the ......read more
County-wide programme will establish the Royal Commission for AlUla as the first government sector entity in Saudi Arabia to launch a holistic animal welfare programme
Facilities will include a Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return clinic to manage stray populations, reduce diseases, and promote humane care
Two new animal sanctuaries – the Canaan Dog Sanctuary and the Arabian Mau Sanctuary – will feature shelter facilities for stray dogs and cats, provide veterinary care, and encourage adoption by members of the community where possible
AlUla, Saudi Arabia, 8 September 2023: The Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) has launched a new animal welfare programme to improve the welfare of domestic animals while also humanely controlling the population of free-roaming cats and dogs that live in and around ......read more
Agreement underscores ADNOC Gas’ growing global presence, particularly in the East and South Asian markets
Natural gas is a crucial transitional fuel, with lower carbon emissions compared to other fossil fuels, and ADNOC Gas is committed to ensuring reliable supply to its customers
Abu Dhabi, UAE – September 7, 2023: ADNOC Gas plc (“ADNOC Gas” or the “Company”), a world-class integrated gas processing company, today announced an agreement, valued between $450 million (AED1.65 billion) and $550 million (AED2 billion), to supply Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to PetroChina International Company Limited (“PetroChina” or “PCI”), a subsidiary of PetroChina Company Limited, one of the leading oil and gas producers and distributors in China.
This agreement underscores ......read more
Redefining Excellence with a Fully Automated Warehouse Paving the Path for Unprecedented Retail Solutions
Riyadh, KSA – 7 September 2023: Brands For Less Group announces the forthcoming launch of its first Brands For Less Group Logistics Distribution Centre, located at Sudair City for Industry and Businesses in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The state-of-the-art facility will manage the Group’s strategic executions and assist in managing retail operations. This will mark a significant leap in its mission to provide top-notch products and services to meet the evolving demands of the Saudi market.
A significant milestone in the company's expansion strategy, the establishment of the Logistics Distribution Centre has been marked by a momentous signing ceremony between Majed Al Argoubi, CEO of MODON, and Toufic ......read more
United Arab Emirates, 6 September 2023: Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, today announced that 217 Hawksbill turtles have hatched at the company’s Al Taweelah beach this summer nesting season.
Hawksbill turtles are critically endangered, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Each year, EGA’s Sustainability team and volunteers from across the company clear the beach of washed-up rubbish throughout the nesting season, monitor visiting turtles, and protect nests.
Some 110 nests have been laid on the beach next to EGA’s operations since the programme began in 2011, with more than 7,200 turtles successfully hatched.
EGA also works with the Jumeirah Group's Dubai Turtle Rehabilitation Centre to rescue and ......read more
•The bilingual survey targets all users and visitors of petrol stations across the UAE.
•Comprehensive survey features nine sections, divided between two key aspects: awareness and commitment.
Dubai, September 5, 2023
The Joint Committee for Security and Safety, represented by the Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, the General Command of Civil Defense at the Ministry of Interior, and its strategic partners, has launched a comprehensive survey to measure the level of public awareness and compliance with security and safety protocols as part of the joint national awareness campaign for security and safety at gas stations 2023.
The awareness campaign, which is set to run until September 25th, 2023, was carried out in partnership with prominent entities such as Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), Abu Dhabi ......read more
Weekly cargo capacity to and from Middle East increases to over 4,500 tonnes
The world’s leading air cargo carrier has resumed its freighter services to Bahrain, effective 1st September 2023.
In addition to the 21 weekly narrow-body passenger flights to Bahrain, Qatar Airways Cargo is proud to announce the launch of three weekly Freighter operations, adding more than 200 tonnes of weekly cargo capacity to/from Bahrain.
Ms. Liesbeth Oudkerk, SVP Cargo Sales and Network Planning said, “We are glad to be back in Bahrain with dedicated freighters three times a week. Bahrain is an important market for us, and having a consistent freighter service will contribute to the economic and trade growth between Qatar and Bahrain.”
The imports into Bahrain predominantly consist of general cargo, perishables like ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 4, 2023 – Global consumer electronics and appliances corporation Hisense has announced that it has signed as a global sponsor of UEFA EURO 2024™. This will mark the third consecutive UEFA EURO that Hisense will sponsor after being a partner for the two previous editions and a successful sponsorship of FIFA World Cup 2022™. Hisense will also gain sponsorship rights for UEFA European qualifiers in 2023-24 & 2025-26, UEFA Nations League finals in 2025, UEFA U21 EURO 2025, Finalissima 2024, and UEFA Futsal 2026 as part of the deal.
Guy-Laurent Epstein, UEFA Marketing Director, appreciated Hisense’s extension of their partnership and commented: “I am thrilled that Hisense is renewing its commitment to European football as an official Partner of UEFA EURO 2024™, which will ......read more
• The Fund’s efforts have helped save 18,000 raptors by retrofitting 27,000 dangerous power poles in the Mongolia steppes
• Their pioneering project in Bulgaria aims to restore a self-sustaining Saker Falcon breeding population whilst ensuring connectivity between threatened Saker Falcon populations in Asia and Europe
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 1 September 2023: The Mohamed bin Zayed Raptor Conservation Fund is participating in the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition, scheduled to take place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center from 2 – 8 September 2023.
During this event, the Fund will highlight its impactful global initiatives in Mongolia and Bulgaria. These initiatives are guided by a philosophy that emphasizes the promotion of development without ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 1 September 2023: As part of its safety inspection initiative for LPG gas systems in buildings across the emirate of Abu Dhabi, the Gas Safety Committee has issued three circulars that will ensure compliance with safety and fire prevention requirements. Initiated by the Department of Energy, the Gas Safety Committee represents twelve Abu Dhabi government entities.
The first circular prohibits wholesale supply or sale of LPG from sources outside of the UAE’s national petroleum companies while the second prohibits retail outlets from the sale of gas cylinders. The third circular directs economic entities to utilise available central gas systems in their buildings and refrain from using gas cylinders.
The first circular by the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), a member of Gas Safety Committee, ......read more
• Etihad Cargo will offer additional belly hold cargo capacity via 90 new passenger flights as part of the airline's winter schedule and offering 29 weekly flights to new destinations.
• The airline will launch new passenger routes, including Düsseldorf, Copenhagen, Osaka, Kozhikode, and Thiruvananthapuram, expanding Etihad Cargo's reach into key markets.
• Etihad Cargo will also provide additional belly hold cargo capacity via the introduction of increased passenger flight frequencies to Munich, Rome, Madrid, Milan, Beijing, Shanghai, Chennai, Kochi, Islamabad, the Maldives, Phuket and Cairo.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, will offer customers and partners more belly hold cargo capacity ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 30 August 2023 – Trina Solar, the leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider, has successfully powered a groundbreaking desalination plant in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, with its cutting-edge Vertex N 700W+ series solar PV modules. The photovoltaic power station, boasting a substantial installed capacity of 45.5 MW, was recently integrated into the grid through the expertise of SEPCOIII, a subsidiary of Power China.
The Jubail 3A Independent Water Plant, located in the eastern city of Jubail, represents Saudi Arabia's pioneering leap into large-scale integrated water desalination bolstered by solar energy. This innovative project serves as a landmark in the country's sustainable energy journey, generating electricity to fulfill 20% of the plant's daily energy requirements. Notably, it is ......read more
Global power sector saved fuel costs of USD 520 billion last year thanks to renewables, says new IRENA report
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 29 August 2023 – The fossil fuel price crisis has accelerated the competitiveness of renewable power. Around 86 per cent (187 gigawatts) of all the newly commissioned renewable capacity in 2022 had lower costs than fossil fuel-fired electricity.
Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2022, published by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) today shows that the renewable power added in 2022 reduced the fuel bill of the electricity sector worldwide. New capacity added since 2000 reduced the electricity sector fuel bill in 2022 by at least USD 520 billion. In non-OECD countries, just the saving over the lifetime of new capacity additions in 2022 will reduce costs by up to ......read more
• The Logistics Zone will feature the first and largest private dry port in the region, on-site customs clearance services and bonded warehouses
• The Zone will be operated by SPARK Logistics, a JV between SPARK and Hutchison Ports and will handle ten million metric tons of cargo
• Its establishment enhances access to global markets and advances SPARK’s commitment to build an integrated, sustainable ecosystem in the heart of the Eastern Province.
Saudi Arabia, 29 August 2023 - King Salman Energy Park (SPARK) announced today that its Logistics Zone will begin operations in 2024. The Logistics Zone, a state-of-the-art, fully automated district, will feature the first and largest private dry port in the region, on-site customs clearance services and bonded warehouses. It will be operated and ......read more
As part of the Bank’s ongoing strategic focus on human capital development and investment in local talents
Kuwait, 27 August 2023: As part of the Bank’s strategic focus and long-term commitment to investment in local talents, Burgan Bank announced the promotion of Mr. Mohammed Najeeb Al-Zanki to the role of General Manager of Corporate Banking, after receiving the necessary approvals from the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK). In his new role, Mr. Al-Zanki will lead the Bank’s Corporate Banking activities, helping drive growth, expansion and service elevation in what is one of Burgan’s most important sectors.
This announcement is the latest in a series of ongoing appointments and promotions across the Bank as part of Burgan’s expansive plans to invest in its human capital and empower its ......read more
IRENA endorses UN resolution proclaiming 26th January as International Day of Clean Energy, calling it a meaningful step towards achieving a just and inclusive energy transition.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 25 August 2023 – Today, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has adopted a resolution proclaiming the 26th January as the International Day of Clean Energy, the anniversary day of the founding of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in 2009. By selecting the 26th January, the 193 Member States of the UNGA acknowledge IRENA’s leading role in accelerating the global, renewables-based energy transition.
Welcoming the UN resolution, IRENA Director-General Francesco La Camera said: “It is with much enthusiasm that I applaud the UN and its Member States, including the United ......read more
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Dubai: August 25, 2023 - Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader advancing a sustainable energy future for all, and Google Cloud have signed a strategic agreement to collaborate and co-create on multiple cloud software products and services designed to support the global energy transition. The first demonstration of the joint value of the relationship, Hitachi Energy’s Velocity Suite Power Prices, is now available on the Google Cloud Marketplace.
The launch of Velocity Suite Power Prices marks the first milestone in the Google Cloud and Hitachi Energy ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – August 24, 2023: The Abu Dhabi Gas Safety Committee at the Department of Energy (DoE) proudly organized a series of impactful workshops under the theme "Ensuring Safe Gas Supplies and Applications." Aimed at bolstering gas safety awareness and practices within the community, the workshops were meticulously designed to cater to various segments of society.
The initiative commenced with an initial workshop focused on empowering gas inspectors from diverse government bodies in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE. Led by Engineer Abdul Rahman Al-Alawi, the Director of Health, Safety, and Environment at DoE, this workshop emphasized the indispensable role of inspectors in identifying hazardous practices during inspection operations. Participants were educated on effective corrective measures and the ......read more
The Circle of Harmony – Comfort-ness
Dubai, UAE (23 August 2023) - During Milan Design Week 2023, Natuzzi Italia, the globally recognized Italian lifestyle brand celebrated for its Mediterranean essence, is showcasing its latest collection named "The Circle of Harmony – Comfort-ness."
This new collection delves into the theme of comfort, drawing from the archaic French term "confort," denoting 'that which imparts vigor.' Comfort has perpetually constituted a fundamental component of Natuzzi's design ethos and an indisputable cornerstone of its history.
The project, "The Circle of Harmony," conceived in 2020 under the guidance of Pasquale Junior Natuzzi, the Chief Creative Officer of the brand, is an artistic endeavor that aims to foster a ......read more
Kuwait, 22 August 2023: In line with its commitment to sustainability and clean energy, Al Hamra Real Estate Company has successfully completed the installation of a state-of-the-art solar panels system atop the parking complex of Al Hamra Business Tower and Shopping Center. The project, which was executed in close collaboration with Kuwait Foundation for Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) and Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research (KISR), employed the deployment of photovoltaic solar panels boasting a total capacity of 240 kWp.
Employing the latest advancements in technology and harnessing top-tier expertise, the project achieved operational status in an impressively expedited timeline, commencing by August 15. This remarkable endeavor sets a pioneering model that marks a key milestone in Al Hamra’s commitment to fulfilling ......read more
Offering Energy Efficiency, Comfort and Convenience, LG’s Innovative Housing Solution Seamlessly Merges Space with Smart Home Appliances and Services
Dubai, August 21, 2023 — LG Electronics (LG) is set to unveil its housing solution, LG Smart Cottage, at IFA 2023. The Smart Cottage is a compact, prefabricated home incorporating LG’s cutting-edge heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy solutions, as well as its newest smart home appliances and services. Blending premium appliances and convenient services with a space constructed using the latest in modular housing technologies and techniques, LG Smart Cottage introduces a new paradigm in residential living.
Designed with sustainability in mind, and aligned with LG’s vision of a Better Life for All, the Smart Cottage features a two-story, ......read more
Introducing pioneering innovations, including the Gen5detect™ which is capable of capturing viruses within the home, along with Dyson’s first floorcare technology in the wet and dry category, as well as the brands lightest handheld vacuum.
15th August 2023, Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Dyson is well-known for creating pioneering floorcare technologies that revolutionise the vacuum cleaner industry. As we head into a new season, Dyson has unveiled three new products available in the Middle East that bring together the most advanced software and intelligence to get the best-ever cleaning performance.
The new technologies available in the region from today include Dyson’s most powerful cord-free vacuum the Dyson Gen5detect™, the Dyson Submarine™ wet roller head; the brands first wet vacuum cleaner, and ......read more
The All-New Washing Machine Brings the Best of Digital Learning to One of the Most Common Home Appliances
DUBAI, August 14, 2023 – A washing machine is a staple appliance in every home and over the years we have seen an evolution of these appliances, be it in terms of features, capacity or design. LG Electronics (LG) has unveiled its new LG 2023 VIVACE 11kg Washing Machine, the pinnacle of that evolution, bringing together large capacities and intelligent features, complete with a thoughtful design.
With this new addition to LG’s washing machine range, the brand leverages AI capabilities for a more intelligent approach to laundry. The AI Direct Drive Motor uses big data of accumulated washing experience and optimizes the washing motion for an 18% increase in fabric protection. This is done by detecting the weight and ......read more
10th August, 2023: Glance Logistic Services Glance Travel & Tourism Glance Businesses Documents services Glance Trading Office of Mr. Mansoor Busaiba inaugurated. Mr. Hamad Al Marzooqi GLS Group MD Naufal Kandot Manager, Arsal Masbal Operations Manager, Bipin Panicker Sales Manager. Afshan Khan Eminent personalities including JR Entertainments MD Jackyrehman attended the function.
Good service, Best rate, Time to Time Delivery. GLS representatives informed in the press conference that this is the face of GLS
Latest report covers key Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) priorities with notable enhancements on GHG emissions and energy intensity performance indicators.
Abu Dhabi, 9th August 2023: Mubadala Energy, the Abu Dhabi-based international energy company, has today released its latest Sustainability Report. In a pivotal year for the company in which it launched a new strategy focused on expanding its business in low-carbon solutions supporting the energy transition, and unveiled a new name and brand, the company recorded substantial progress on key ESG priorities, guided by its sustainability strategy.
Although 2022 saw unprecedented disruptions in the global energy industry, Mubadala Energy’s focus on embedding sustainability across its business resulted in its enhanced performance across several of its ......read more
Dubai, August 09, 2023: TCL Electronics (1070. HK), the global top 2 TV brand and top 1 98-inch TV brand, today announced the launch of its brand new Mini LED TV, the TCL C845. Offering outstanding audio-visual quality and smart functionality, ensuring excellent performance across any given user scenario, the C845 is available in 55”, 65”, 75” and 85” models in leading retailers near you.
The Powerful Combination of Mini LED and AI for Exceptional Display Performance
Based on TCL’s Mini LED backlight technology, and QLED colour technology, and backed by TCL’s AiPQ Processor 3.0’s picture quality algorithms, the TCL C845 delivers unrivalled visuals. Utilizing high efficiency, wide luminous angle Mini LEDs, the TCL C845 achieves a peak brightness of HDR 2000 nits - ensuring a crystal-clear ......read more
• Consolidated Revenues of $22.1B, Compared to $24.8B Last Year
• Consolidated Operating Profit of $2.8B; Adj. Consolidated Operating Profit of $2.9B
• Consolidated Operating Margin of 12.6%; Adjusted Consolidated Operating Margin of 13.2%
• Diluted EPS of $2.42; Adj. Diluted EPS of $2.54, Compared to $3.29 Last Year
• Win-win-win Labor Agreement Reached with Teamsters Covering More Than 300,000 UPS Employees
August 8, 2023 – UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced second-quarter 2023 consolidated revenues of $22.1 billion, a 10.9% ......read more
LG’s Monitors and Projector Lineup Set to Digitalize the Learning Experience
DUBAI, August 08, 2023 – With the back-to-school season right around the corner, LG Electronics (LG) is proud to showcase its range of dedicated monitors and projectors that will empower a modern and digital learning experience.
Keeping in mind students of all ages and their requirement to align with today’s digital learning spectrum, LG’s latest CineBeam Projector is a must-have for the modern classroom. Enabling digital learning and fast-tracking the evolution of a modern ......read more
Offers savvy shoppers in Kuwait a seamless shopping experience from the UK and US with a rapid door-to-door premium service with competitive shipping costs
Kuwait, Kuwait City, August 7, 2023 – Emirates Delivers, the e-commerce delivery platform of Emirates SkyCargo, has launched in Kuwait, facilitating fast, reliable, and cost-effective international delivery of items purchased from the UK and the US to shoppers in Kuwait.
Whether buying from a large e-commerce retailer or an online independent boutique, making savings during international sales like Black Friday or simply ......read more
Dubai – August 02, 2023: Black+Decker launched "Easy Life, Balanced Home”, an influential movement for social change that aims to push families to share home responsibilities and break stereotypes. Aimed at highlighting the unequal distribution of domestic chores seen and witnessed in households, the brand believes the campaign will help spark a much larger, concerted push to create not only awareness but change, in the wider landscape.
Commenting on the initiative, Rahul Chandra, Head of Marketing at Black+Decker said:” As a forward-thinking brand, it is our ......read more
Five large HVDC systems in Scotland will transmit wind power to the south, playing a key role in the UK’s energy transition
Dubai, July 31, 2023 – Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, has been selected by SSEN Transmission, part of the UK energy giant SSE plc, to supply multiple onshore high-voltage direct current (HVDC) converter stations to accelerate the integration of bulk renewables into the UK power grid.
The agreement includes the deployment of up to five HVDC “power corridors,” or electricity ......read more
Say goodbye to discomfort with our specially chosen cooling solutions for every season
31 July 2023, Dubai – Summer has arrived, and the temperatures are soaring, but fret not! Al-Futtaim ACE has unveiled its latest collection of summer products, curated to help you beat the heat and transform your home into an oasis of comfort.
Our extensive range, featuring air coolers, fans, and more, offers the perfect solutions to keep you relaxed and cool throughout the hot spell.
Symphony Movicool 3-Speed Evaporative Outdoor Air Cooler, L125I
Conquer the heat with this ......read more
Arrival of 23,600 TEU Vessel positions Jebel Ali as the leading gateway for trade between Europe, Asia, and the Middle East
The dual-fuel LNG Berlin Express paves the way for a more sustainable future for Hapag-Lloyd
Dubai, UAE, July 26, 2023: DP World’s flagship, Jebel Ali Port welcomed Hapag-Lloyd’s Berlin Express ultra-large dual-fuel container ship on its maiden voyage, reinforcing its commitment to innovation and sustainability in the shipping industry.
The Berlin Express is a state-of-the-art vessel with a capacity of 23,600 TEU. It is the first of 12 dual-fuel ......read more
Collaboration will focus on CCUS, in line with Mubadala Energy’s commitment to delivering its low carbon energy strategy
Abu Dhabi– 25 July, 2023: Mubadala Energy, the Abu Dhabi-based international energy company, and Pertamina, the Indonesian state-owned integrated energy company, have entered into an agreement to discuss, explore and potentially engage in energy transition initiatives, primarily focused on carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) applications in Indonesia.
In line with Mubadala Energy’s commitment to play an active role in the energy ......read more
Dubai – July 24, 2023: QNET, the lifestyle and wellness products direct-selling company, has announced the global launch of the HomePure Zayn 6-Stage Antiviral Air Purifier. This new product in its home care range incorporates a scientifically proven breakthrough technology that removes 99.94% of viral particles from indoor air, including the COVID-19 Omicron variant.
In 2020, QNET introduced the industry-leading 5-Stage Purification technology in its HomePure Zayn purifiers, ingeniously combining a prefilter and patented HPP+ Electrostatic Film to eliminate particles ......read more
UAE, 24th July 2023: Admiral has recently expanded its Global Footprint across Middle East, Africa, and Southeast Asia, by partnering with few of the strongest distributors in various countries.
Admiral Appliances and Electronics FZE, a 100% subsidiary of Admiral Corporation of America based out of Dubai, UAE is a well-known American brand that operates across the Middle East, Africa, Turkey, and South Asia with an exhaustive and impressive range in categories like Air-Conditioners, LED TVs, Major Appliances, Built ins and Small Appliances.
Admiral recently celebrated its success by ......read more
The New Editions Join the Brand’s Award-winning Stick Styled Vacuum Cleaners
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20, 2023 – LG Electronics (LG) recently announced the latest additions to its A9 CordZero wireless stick vacuum cleaner collection, the LG Cord Zero A9 Core and the feature packed A9 Ultra. Stepping up from the previous generation of the company’s first cordless stick vacuum cleaners with steam mopping, the A9 Core and Ultra both come with their own docking station, which provides a seamless solution for storage, charging and cleaning. The two new variants improve ......read more
Collaboration set to leverage expertise to accelerate decarbonization of Mubadala Energy’s portfolio in line with energy transition strategy, and explore growth in targeted new energy investments
Announcement comes as the United Arab Emirates prepares to host COP28, and supports the country’s net-zero and sustainability commitments.
Abu Dhabi – 17 July, 2023: Mubadala Energy, the Abu Dhabi-based international energy company and the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) have entered into an agreement to explore and potentially engage in opportunities ......read more
Dubai – July 17, 2023: TCL Electronics (1070.HK), the global top 2 TV brand and top 1 98-inch TV brand, today announced the launch of its brand new QLED 4K TV, the TCL C745. With impressively high refresh rates, super-low latency and best-in-class audio-visual performance, TCL’s most advanced gaming TV is now available in 55”, 65”, 75” and 85” models in leading retailers near you.
High Speed and Smooth Motion for Elevated Game Play
With an industry-leading refresh rate of 144Hz VRR, the TCL C745 promises next-level gaming with the smoothest ......read more
Advanced Technology Research Council, Department of Energy Join Forces to Resolve UAE’s Complex Water and Energy Challenges
Abu Dhabi-UAE: July 11, 2023 – Today, the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), the overarching entity mandated to shape Abu Dhabi’s technology R&D ecosystem, along with its subsidiaries ASPIRE and the Technology Innovation Institute (TII), has joined forces with the Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) to launch the Water Security & Clean Energy Forum. This transformative initiative brings together government and private sector ......read more
UAE, 10 July 2023: Gulftainer Co. Ltd, Chief Sales Officer Simon Aynsley, recently shared valuable insights on the strategic role of their Khorfakkan Port in the cargo industry. With its prime location and state-of-the-art infrastructure, Khorfakkan Port has emerged as a key player in facilitating the smooth movement of cargo across the region.
During a recent industry interview, Mr. Aynsley presented a comprehensive overview of Khorfakkan Port's capabilities and highlighted its growing significance in the project cargo sector. The interview shed light on a wide range of ......read more
Eid, a time of jubilation, unity, and indulgence, brings families together to create cherished memories that last a lifetime. Amidst the vibrant festivities, exploring options that simplify your life and enhance your celebrations is important; Look no further than Nikai, a brand renowned for its unwavering commitment to innovation and excellence. With an extensive range of meticulously designed products, Nikai elevates your Eid experience while bringing convenience to your daily routine.
Nikai's dedication to innovation and customer satisfaction shines through its diverse collection ......read more
Celebrate with Cutting-Edge Technology and Unmatched Joy
DUBAI, 23 June 2023 – LG Electronics (LG) is thrilled to announce a range of exciting promotions and offers on a diverse selection of products, in celebration of Eid al-Adha. Customers in the UAE will have the opportunity to take advantage of these exceptional deals and enhance their festive season with cutting-edge LG technology.
LG Air Purifiers
Product Model: LG Single PuriCare Air Purifier 360°, LG Double PuriCare Air Purifier 360°
This joyous Eid -al ......read more
IRENA’s World Energy Transitions Outlook calls for annual renewable power additions of 1,000 GW by 2030 to keep 1.5°C climate target within reach
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 22 June 2023 – In the first volume of the World Energy Transitions Outlook (WETO) 2023 released today, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) identifies the way forward to immediately course correct the 1.5°C climate pathway. The report calls for raised global ambition in renewables deployment, enabled by physical infrastructure, policy, and regulations, and ......read more
Beat the Summer Heat with LG’s Cutting-Edge Cooling Technology
DUBAI, June 22, 2023 – As temperatures continue to rise, consumers living in this region face the challenge of extreme heat, which pushes conventional cooling systems to their limits. Recognizing the need for innovative air solutions, LG Electronics (LG) has developed a range of air conditioning systems engineered to combat the blistering heat and deliver unparalleled cooling comfort. Offering superior performance, energy efficiency, and thoughtful design, LG’s air conditioners ensure a refreshing oasis even ......read more
Sechin also presented a roadmap for improving the efficiency of the Russian energy sector in the face of unprecedented external challenges
Dubai, June 19, 2023 – An Energy Panel was held as part of the XXVI St Petersburg International Economic Forum and Rosneft's Chief Executive Director Igor Sechin gave the keynote speech at the event.
In his report "Sodom and Gomorrah in the Energy Market: God's Wrath or Organized Chaos? Save Yourself if You Can", he presented an analysis of the energy transition and climate changes. He paid special attention to the volatility ......read more
HVDC link improves the security and quality of power in the region, advancing the integration of emission-free energy
Dubai, June 19, 2023 - Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it won an order from Electricity Interconnection France-Spain (Inelfe), the joint venture bringing together operators of the Spanish (Red Eléctrica) and French (RTE) electricity transmission networks, in charge of the construction and commissioning of all cross-border connections between both countries, to supply four high-voltage direct ......read more
- Unit 4 will now undergo national and international pre-operational assessments in preparation for receipt of Operating License and Fuel Load
- The three commercially operating Units at Barakah, delivered in three consecutive years, are already generating more than 30TWh of zero-emission electricity all year round.
- Unit 4 is the 4th and final unit to be added to deliver 25% of the UAE’s electricity – 24/7
- The Plant offers a clear solution for driving energy security and energy sustainability in parallel
- The UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program is an enabler for ......read more
14 new models with sustainability in mind which range from 43 inches to 98 inches in size and incorporate commonly requested professional features.
Dubai, UAE — June 8, 2023 — Sony Middle East and Africa is adding 14 professional BRAVIA 4K HDR displays to its expansive portfolio with the launch of the BZ50L, BZ40L, BZ35L and BZ30L series, which are optimized for commercial environments where reliability, picture quality, and broad compatibility are required. With options covering high-end, mid-range and standard needs, and sizes from 43 inches to 98 inches, the new ......read more
LG’s Retrofit Solution Offers a Seamless and Eco-Friendly Way to Upgrade HVAC Systems
DUBAI, June 5, 2023 – As the world celebrates World Environment Day, LG Electronics (LG) showcases its Retrofit Solution for HVAC systems that is built to maximize energy efficiency, reducing environmental impact without compromising on performance. LG’s Retrofit Solution allows businesses to upgrade their existing air conditioning systems with minimal disruption, saving time, money and resources, and helping them make a positive impact on both their operational efficiency and the ......read more