Company wins at the 8th Gov HR Summit for its holistic focus on employee wellbeing over the past five years
Dubai, UAE, 27 October 2020: Schneider Electric has won the Best Employee Benefits and Well Being Strategy Award for the Private Sector at this year’s GCC Gov HR Summit. The judges commended Schneider Electric for its holistic approach to its employee wellbeing over the past five years; they called out the company’s five-pillar programme that supports employees with their physical, mental, emotional and social wellbeing.
The GOV HR Summit 2020 is the Gulf’s signature event for human resource professionals from both the public and private sectors. The summit brings together HR professionals from across the region with the aim of sharing and highlighting best practices. This year’s event ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 26th October: Trina Solar Co., Ltd. (“Trina Solar” or the “Company”), a leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider, announced recently that the Vertex 600W and 550W series of glass-backsheet and dual-glass modules passed the TÜV Rheinland Photovoltaic Module IEC standard serial test and obtained two certificates, IEC 61215 and IEC 61730. The Vertex series became the first 600W+ high-power PV module that achieved IEC certifications in the PV industry.
Trina Solar’s Vertex modules (600W & 550W), using 210mm size cells, have the characteristics of high power, high efficiency and high reliability, suitable for large-scale ground mounted PV power plants and large industrial and commercial rooftop projects. Besides Trina Solar's leading ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 25 October 2020: Emirates Post in collaboration with the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) is issuing a distinctive commemorative stamp to celebrate the start-up of the first unit of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, located in the Al Dhafra region of Abu Dhabi, UAE. The Barakah Plant, the first operating nuclear energy plant in the Arab World, recently started to generate clean electricity in a safe, reliable, and environmentally friendly manner, supporting the diversification of the Nation’s energy portfolio while in parallel reducing the UAE’s carbon footprint.
When its four units are fully operational, the Barakah plant will provide up to 25% of the UAE’s electricity needs, while preventing 21 millions of carbon emissions every year.
The ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 24 October 2020: Emirates Post, in collaboration with Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre and the UAE Space Agency, is issuing the distinctive commemorative stamp, Emirates Mars Mission – Hope Probe, to celebrate the UAE’s historic first mission to Mars and its broader space ambitions.
The commemorative stamps feature four different images, two of which illustrates the design of the satellite and two of the historic moment of its launch into space. The initial run of the commemorative stamps comprises of 100,000 stamps along with 1,000 First Day Cover Sheets, available for sale at the Emirates Post Central Customer Happiness Centres and on Emirates Post’s dedicated web shop emiratespostshop.ae starting October 20.
The Hope Probe is designed to orbit ......read more
Acquisition will expand Energy Market Operations offering and empower energy market participants with leading digital capabilities to navigate the evolving regulatory environment and renewable energy goals.
DUBAI – October 21, 2020: Hitachi ABB Power Grids has signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based Pioneer Solutions, a provider of industry-leading front-to-back-office Commodities/Energy Trading and Risk Management (C/ETRM) solutions, headquartered in Denver, Colorado, USA. This expansion will give the business the most comprehensive offering in the market. The acquisition is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2020.
Pioneer Solutions has been recognized as an industry leader, being named in the top five of Energy Risk’s Software Survey & Rankings for the past seven years. The company ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 2020: Pan Emirates Home Furnishings, the leading indoor, patio, and outdoor furniture brand in the region, introduces the all-pink line up of furniture and home décor accessories collection that is set to brighten up the living space with vibrant colour and stylish designs. The collection includes Sofa Sets, Cushions, Poufs, Serving Trays, Canvas and more.
SPECTRE 3 SEATER SOFA (AED 2795)
Enhance the visual aesthetics of your living room as you bring home SPECTRE 3 SEATER SOFA. Its soft pink velvet upholstery not only feels soft against your skin but also adds a luxurious touch to your interiors. The gorgeous button tufting creates a striking appeal making it a perfect centerpiece in your decor. Its backrest can be easily flipped to expand the seat for you to enjoy a quick nap during the day or ......read more
Fifteen exclusive artistic design collections have been added to the ever-growing Origins Collective catalogue. Every month, five of the artists’ designs will be revealed.
United Arab Emirates, October 20, 2020: Home style and interior décor concept, Origins Collective, has just launched “The Artists” series featuring the work of UAE and regional artists transformed into cushion and ottoman covers. Each month, five new designs will be revealed, celebrating the artists’ creativity while also offering shoppers a fresh new batch of colorful and inspiring designs.
The ranges can now also be purchased on OriginsCollective.com.
Origins Collective strives to blend modern classics with a contemporary nod – think, bright, breezy and fun, blended with style ......read more
Sustainability, Efficiency, and Millennials are Driving New Innovation and Development
United Arab Emirates, October 19, 2020: HVAC innovations and advancements continue to reshape 2020, with many new trends across the industry set to impact businesses in the coming months and years ahead.
Specializing in quality HVAC product, LG Electronics (LG) strives to continuously innovate and deliver solutions that make life easier, greener, and more efficient.
As the industry continues to grow at a remarkable rate, Mr. Suraj Kumar, Technical Manager – Air Solutions, LG Electronics Gulf shares the top HVAC trends influencing innovations in air solution technology:
A Push for Greener Solutions
Environmental awareness and the need for more eco-friendly solutions and services ......read more
Transform your home into a winter wonderland with top tips on some of this season’s favourite home trends from Sedar Global the leader in window and wall interiors Creative Director Nahel Selo
United Arab Emirates, October 19, 2020: Capture the joy of the season and work one of this year’s festive design trends into your interiors, creating a memorable space to celebrate the holiday season in the safety of your home with Sedar Global’s Winter- Festive 2020 collections. From a real classic vintage festive interior including tartan and plaid fabrics and natural elements, to a festive colour theme in naval, grey or modern pastel palettes. Or adding custom designed sparkle to soft furnishings with Sedar’s in house Swarovski Atelier, whatever your style preference Nahel Selo Creative Director ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 15, 2020: Danube Home, the one stop shop for all home interior needs in the region announced the launch of their new and improved e-commerce platform on the 10th of October 2020.
The new interface boasts of several new features that are sure to give customers an unmatched shopping experience from the comfort of their homes.
“We have always worked towards providing customers the best shopping experience as well as the most comprehensive range of global products with an aim to suit the design aesthetics of our cosmopolitan clientele. Since COVID-19, we have seen a massive boom in online shopping and we think it is the best time to tap into this market with all guns blazing. This is why we have made our diverse portfolio of products available on our e-commerce site. To ......read more
Explore Mediterranean interiors and exclusive launches at this year's Dubai Design Week
Dubai, UAE, October 14 2020: A Cimenteira do Louro (ACL), a luxury home building material brand has a long- standing history of creating beautiful homes, offices, building and infrastructure. Over four decades of design and inspiration comes together to create stunning range of floorings and wall coverings. With a focus on innovation, quality materials and skilled craftmanship, the collections showcase unique designs to suit every style and taste.
Founded in 1975, ACL - A Cimenteira do Louro, is a premier interior design brand by merging elements of nature with arts to provide a unique dynamism to each aspect of your surroundings. Combining the aesthetic values with the quality and robustness of the products, a unique ......read more
Emicool’s green initiatives include using hybrid solar power to plants and implementation of advanced electric vehicle fleet
Dubai, UAE, October 13th, 2020: Emirates District Cooling (Emicool) LLC, a leading district cooling service provider in the region and a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Investments, has announced becoming an active member of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy’s first Association of District Cooling Operators, extending full support in raising efficiency of district cooling plants to improve water and electricity consumption in the emirate of Dubai.
“According to industry reports, the global DC Sector is set for growth in the coming years and it becomes vital for government and the utility providers to streamline the process towards greener, more environmentally ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2020: This October enhance the visual aesthetics of your living room as you bring home SPECTRE 3 SEATER SOFA. Its soft pink velvet upholstery not only feels soft against your skin but also adds a luxurious touch to your interiors. The gorgeous button tufting creates a striking appeal making it a perfect centerpiece in your decor. Its backrest can be easily flipped to expand the seat for you to enjoy a quick nap during the day or simply lounge back with great comfort. Its strong metallic chrome-finish legs and base highlight its opulence while offering great support to this piece. Blending the solace of plush seating and the glory of an accent piece, this sofa is indeed a glamorous addition to your space.
About PAN Emirates Home Furnishings
Pan Emirates Home ......read more
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Bosch spark-plug technology for a wide range of applications
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – October 05, 2020: Today, Bosch announces the launch of highly resilient EVO spark plugs in the Middle East. Modern turbocharged gasoline direct-injection engines place particularly high demands on their spark plugs’ resilience and reliability. The new Bosch EVO spark plug is a particularly a robust spark plug engineered to reliably ensure a stable ignition throughout its long service live – even if it is subject to the extreme conditions it faces in modern engines. Thanks to its ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – October 01, 2020: Trina Solar announces that its mass production of Vertex 550W ultra-high-power modules in Yancheng, Jiangsu province, has begun with the opening of a new manufacturing plant. The new Vertex factory was completed in 2020. It is equipped with advanced equipment and industrial facilities, and highly automated and intelligent operating systems.
The mass production of the 550W module is a milestone in speeding up the industrialization of ultra-high power module technological innovations and their application. Vertex 550W ultra-high power modules contain three key advanced technologies, including multi-bus grid, non-destructive cutting and high-density packaging.
At the beginning of this year Trina Solar launched the Vertex 500W+ module. Not only does this ensure high ......read more
**How to bring your home to life for the new season **
United Arab Emirates, September 30, 2020: It may still be summer here in the UAE but as Autumn / Winter approaches, there is no better time to refresh and update your home, creating a constantly evolving space that includes all of the things that you love. In keeping in line with global trends, Autumn is the time for many of us to snuggle up with blankets and Autumnal scented candles as the temperature drops, creating a cosy and comfortable, warming space.
If you’d prefer not to invest at this time in more costly pieces of furniture, keeping up-to-date with the key colours of the season are a great way to revamp your existing decor, whether in the form of a feature wall or with some new accessories, giving a nod ......read more
By Western Furniture
United Arab Emirates, September 29, 2020: A picture indeed speaks louder than words. Western Furniture brings you a treat for your eyes. Check out the latest products from the house of ‘Gamma Arredamenti.’
Assorted Natuzzi mirrors & accessories just for you – by Western Furniture
United Arab Emirates, September 28, 2020: Mirrors & accessories complete a living space, gives it character, adds vibrancy and creates a sense of harmony. These additions bring out the soul of a room. Selecting the right mirrors and accessories is quite important and so is how you choose to arrange then in your home.
We have assorted some exquisite pieces from Natuzzi Italia mirrors and accessories that you can choose to bring home and add more life to your living space.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 September 2020: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced the successful conclusion of its summer campaign, which was launched in June this year under the slogan 'Set your AC at 24°C Auto and Save'. The aim of the campaign was to encourage Empower customers to rationalize energy consumption during summer by setting their air- conditioner thermostat at 24°C, which helps them to save in their monthly bills and to play a role in protecting the environment, saving energy and conserving the natural resources. The campaign targeted different customers in residential and commercial buildings that Empower serves with its district cooling, with a total of 120,000 customers.
The company renewed ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 28, 2020: Are you looking to give your home a fresh look? Have you made your wish list from the 2021 IKEA Catalogue? Do you have your eyes on one of the bedroom sets from the new catalogue?
Great news! You no longer have to hold yourself back. You can now refresh your homes with IKEA’s stylish furniture and home accessories during the Dubai Home Festival that runs from 24th September to 10th October. On a minimum spend of AED 250, 10 lucky customers win makeovers worth AED 10,000 each in the biggest homeware celebration that offers special shopping rewards to interior lovers.
With countless inspiring ideas and solutions, you will be able to revamp your entire home. Whether it’s for your living room, bedroom, kitchen, bathroom or outdoor area, IKEA’s classic, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 27, 2020: Trina Solar Co., Ltd announced that the company's Vertex 600W/550W series ultra-high power modules had passed the comprehensive reliability test by TÜV Rheinland. This is another major breakthrough and milestone after Trina Solar was granted both the IEC 61215 PV module performance standard and the IEC 61730 PV module safety standard certificates in March 2020.
Based on Trina Solar's superior multi-busbar technology, the Vertex series adopted a low voltage, high string power design and integrated advanced technology solutions including non-destructive cutting and high-density cell interconnect technology, significantly enhancing both micro-crack and heat spot resistance performance while further reducing system costs and the levelized cost of energy (LCOE). The ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 24, 2020: Danube Home, the leading one-stop retail solution for all home interior and improvement needs in the region, announced the virtual launch of its latest Garden collection 2021 on 24th September 2020 at the Danube Home showroom where Mr.Adel Sajan - Director Danube Home, Mr.Shubhojit Mahalanobis - General Manager Danube Home and Mr.Sayed Habib - General Manager Business Development Danube Home addressed the media and other esteemed guests virtually.
“The COVID-19 pandemic made 2020 a challenging year with travel restrictions, social distancing, and fear in the air. At the same time, it offered a chance for individuals and organizations to reset and reshape the world in a more sustainable way. Following this shift with the new normal, Danube Home decided to take the paperless ......read more
The Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi discovers a new Peganum harmala plant species in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, 24 September 2020: His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD), has directed the propagation of the Harmal (Peganum harmala) plant. This comes after the Agency announced the discovery of the plant species for the first time in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the United Arab Emirates.
As such, the Peganum harmala plant has now been included in the important local plant conservation and propagation programmes run by EAD’s plant nursery in the Al Dhafra region’s Baynunah area.
Belonging to the hierarchical Peganum family, the newly discovered species is completely different ......read more
Executive Council issues a resolution transferring ownership of Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) to ADQ
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, September 24, 2020: Abu Dhabi Executive Council has issued a resolution transferring ownership of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) to ADQ.
Transferring ENEC’s ownership shall not affect licensing, permissions, exceptions and approvals from federal and local government entities regarding ENEC, nor any of its affiliated companies.
In addition, the resolution shall not affect the obligations and responsibilities of ENEC, nor any of its affiliated companies, including Abu Dhabi government’s obligations towards the ENEC, including contracts, agreements and warranties approved prior to the issuance of this resolution.
The resolution ......read more
- Milestone achievement announced during the UAE side event held on Tuesday, 22 September at the 64th IAEA General Conference in Vienna
- 50% power achieved as part of the Power Ascension Testing (PAT) of Unit 1 of the Barakah plant, an important step towards commercial operations
United Arab Emirates, September 22, 2020: Nawah Energy Company (Nawah), the Joint Venture nuclear operations and maintenance subsidiary of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), announced today that the reactor of Unit 1 of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant has achieved 50% of its electricity production capacity.
The milestone achievement was announced on the sidelines of the 64th Annual Regular Session of the IAEA General Conference in Vienna, where ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 11, 2020: Trina Solar Co Ltd today became the first Chinese PV product, PV system and smart energy company to trade on the Shanghai Stock Exchange Science and Technology Innovation Board (Trina Solar; code: 688599), also known as the STAR Market.
At the listing ceremony, Gao Jifan, Chairman and General Manager of Trina Solar, struck the gong, witnessed by assembled VIP guests.
Gao said: “Global warming and environmental pollution are growing problems, making energy transformation an extremely urgent issue. This will ......read more
● Energy management increasingly important as strategic lever in highly volatile, disruptive environment
● New innovations in technology simplify data management for complex energy management projects
● Tackling climate change becomes a critical part of energy investments as organizations pursue long-term sustainability
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 7 June 2020: Schneider Electric today released its 2020 Corporate Energy & Sustainability Progress Report. The report, the third in an annual series, examines how organizations are ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 04, 2020: Everyone deserves to live in comfort, be it in lockdown or otherwise. The right kind of sofa will either transport you into a land of sheer tranquillity or give you the most grieving back. Natuzzi sofas are designed to offer you the comfort you desire.
Natuzzi’s each and every model is designed in Italy, in the Natuzzi Style Centre. Natuzzi’s team of designers, architects and interior designers’ study current international fashion, art and furnishing trends, exploring emerging lifestyles and creating sofas ......read more
• New facility will form part of Honeywell’s alignment to Saudi Vision 2030 and localization commitments, supporting economic diversification
• Honeywell becomes the first international company to produce industrial gas detectors in Saudi Arabia
June 02, 2020 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON), a global technology leader, has today announced it will open a new facility for the production of gas detection devices in Saudi Arabia. The factory underscores Honeywell’s commitment to the In-Kingdom Total Value Add (IKTVA) program.
Established to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 31, 2020: Trina Solar Co., Ltd ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), the world's leading PV and smart energy total solution provider, has been recognized as a "Top Performer" for outstanding product reliability and performance among global PV module manufacturers by PV Evolution Labs (PVEL), the leading independent test laboratory for the global downstream solar industry.
The company is one of only two PV module manufacturers with worldwide reach to gain the recognition for the sixth consecutive time since ......read more
-- Demand Surges for Advanced Class Gas Turbines --
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2020: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) ranks first in market share by megawatts for gas turbine orders in 2020 according to data obtained from McCoy Power Reports. First quarter global orders of 2,638 MW brought MHPS’ market share to 28.5 percent globally. This increase in gas turbine market share was largely responsible for worldwide order booking increasing 19.7 percent during MHPS’ fiscal year ending March 31, 2020.
“The extremely competitive ......read more
The Best in Smart Appliances to Celebrate Eid
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: Reflect the spirit of Eid with thoughtful gifting from LG Electronics. With a variety of products across different functions, these gifts deliver intelligent convenience all year round. Elevate at home needs with these specially priced offers from LG.
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With the LG TWINWash, laundry is made easier than ever before by having the ability to wash two loads simultaneously leaving users with more time ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: The current crisis – COVID 19 has made it crucial for people across the globe to practice social distancing by avoiding social events and shared public spaces.
While this might be a good time to spend time with family and pets, it is important to adapt to this change by practicing cleanliness to ensure that your pet and home stay fresh and clean.
Here are some tips –
Wash and Clean Bedding - Whether it is washing your dog's or cat's bedding, ensure that you keep up a regular cleaning schedule. Dirty ......read more
DUALCOOL ACs Deliver Superior Performance and Reliability
May 17, 2020: With the weather heating up and AC usage in full swing, there has never been a more crucial time for homeowners to evaluate the efficiency of their air conditioners.
Across the Gulf region and around the world, people are spending more time at home, putting increasing pressure on residential ACs to deliver round-the-clock comfort. It is therefore no surprise that repair shops are seeing a spike in AC maintenance requests during this time and especially in the summer months.
To ......read more
30 to 40 percent off on a wide range of premium mattresses & sleep accessories to achieve the desired sleep experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 16, 2020: Serta, maker of the world’s best mattress, has introduced Ramadan exclusive sale across its wide range of premium sleeping products, up to 30 to 40 percent off on mattress grades and sets that include a mattress & a base as well. The offer lasts until 30th May 2020.
Serta introduced this exclusive Ramadan sale after the government eased restrictions on sales and promotions. Shoppers can avail a ......read more
• Pan Emirates Home Furnishing invests AED 3 Million on its new extended facility spanning across 1700m2 in Dubai Festival City Mall.
• Pan Emirates Home Furnishing Dubai Festival City Mallstore is looking to reach out to residents of neighbouring localities with its elaborated collection and detailed rangeof affordable and stylish furnishing & decor collection.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – May14, 2020: PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, the leading home-grown indoor, patio and outdoor furniture brand in the region, has launched its new ......read more
Intelligent Kitchen Solutions Make Every Stage of Meal Prep Efficient and Enjoyable
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 13, 2020: As families continue to enjoy the Holy Month of Ramadan, finding time to cook, while also connecting with loved ones remains important. With a great deal of preparation involved in providing a home-cooked iftar meal, smart cooking with intelligent appliances can play a crucial role in saving precious time, making meal prep efficient and more enjoyable.
LG Electronics (LG) offers a range of intelligently designed kitchen ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 13, 2020: Robert Minter, Investment Strategist at Aberdeen Standard Investments, explains the impact of the pandemic on the O&G sector worldwide and offers some predictions for the next 12 months.
Some stress had already begun to appear in the global oil markets at the turn of the year. The US and Europe were in the middle of an unusually warm winter, which reduced energy demand. In the US, investors were prioritising capital discipline over production increases and had started raising interest rates for lower credit ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Ramadan is known as a time of moderation, however, every year there is an increasing concern surrounding global food wastage and other environmental issues, such as the over-use of plastic, carbon footprint growth and a significant rise in household waste.
With the UAE being one of the top nations for per capita waste generation in the world, environmental protection is considered one of the main objectives of the UAE’s developmental policies. According to Dubai Carbon, on average a person generates around 2.7kg of ......read more
• Consumers seek intelligent solutions to improve hygiene at home
• Private and public architecture needs to pivot to a health-based approach that addresses increased hygiene needs
• Coen van Oostrom, Founder and CEO of EDGE, predicts that new health measures will play a key role in a new generation of workplaces
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11th May 2020: With new hygiene measures being rolled out around the globe, intelligent architectural concepts can play a key role in improving consumer health and safety. Especially spaces such ......read more
Newly developed system seen to help reduce carbon emissions in air-conditioning sector
11 May 2020 - Daikin Middle East and Africa (MEA) recently announced that the “Mini VRV 5-s” air-conditioning system with climate-friendly R-32 refrigerant will soon be available in the region as the company moves to strengthen its contributions to the MEA region, following the rising environmental protection and sustainability-related initiatives.
The newly developed Mini VRV 5-s was launched in Europe recently, marking a milestone in Daikin Europe’s bid to help reduce carbon ......read more
H.E. Mohamed Al Hammadi, CEO of ENEC, sat down via video conference with Frederick Kempe, President and CEO of the Atlantic Council, for a virtual fireside chat on COVID-19 and the future of the decarbonized global power system
H.E. Al Hammadi: ”Over 700 people are working on the Barakah plant project to meet the timeline”
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 09 May 2020: His Excellency Mohamed Al Hammadi, Chief Executive Officer of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), recently sat down via video conference with Frederick ......read more
The Vertex module sets new industry benchmark with its ultra-high power output
Dubai, UAE – 04 May 2020: Trina Solar Co., Ltd ("Trina Solar" or the "Company") announced that its Vertex module is able to reach 515.8W power output, based on the test result by TÜV Rheinland’s independent evaluation. This is another major breakthrough and milestone after Trina Solar had commenced formal mass production of the Vertex pilot line on March 18 and the shipment of the first Vertex order on March 27.
The Vertex is one of the first ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 04, 2020: Ramadan is the time of joy and blessings as we open our hearts and homes to share some wonderful moments with friends and family. As we continue to observe the Holy month, it’s time to add some decorative accents and create a beautiful home ambiance for those memorable Iftar and Suhour nights.
Whether you are looking to put together the perfect table setting, add a touch of warmth to your living room or surprise your loved ones with a unique Eid gift, 2XL Furniture & Home Décor offers an elegant range of contemporary ......read more
• Achieves world record reliability of 99.3%
• Latest enhancement is the largest, most fuel-efficient gas turbine in operation anywhere in the world
• 30% renewable hydrogen capable, with 100% capability in development
Dubai - UAE, May 4, 2020: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ (MHPS) J-Series gas turbine installed fleet today reached one million hours of commercial operation, nearly double that of similar sized gas turbines from competitors. This gas turbine series - the company’s largest and most advanced - ......read more
• The Ramadan 2020 collection features traditional patterns, hues, and scents for a peaceful month of reflection
Dubai, UAE, 04 May 2020: Crate and Barrel has collaborated with regional designers Silsal, Ozlem Tuna, and Lava Moments to launch a special Ramadan collection that showcases and celebrates the beauty of the Arab region. To present authentically Islamicate designs, the new collection comprises a mix of private labels exclusive to the home furnishing store. Launched in April, the new collection draws inspiration from traditional Arab ......read more
Western Furniture recommends Ramadan perfect accessories for your home from Calligaris
Dubai, UAE - May 30, 2020: Accessories bring life to any home. A simple rug, mirror, or a centrepiece can change the dimension of your home altogether. What better occasion than Ramadan to style up your home with conventional pieces from Calligaris.
Accessories with a high rate of creativity complete the rooms with the simplicity of their elegance, creating a perfect aura for the holy month. Now sober & classic, now colorful & unconventional, never excessive, ......read more
Quick, Precise and Healthy Cooking at Home with LG NeoChef™
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 29, 2020: As people find themselves spending more time at home this Ramadan, cooking can be an ideal way to keep busy and stay connected with loved ones.
Whether cooking alone, as a family, or over videocall with friends and colleagues, preparing meals for iftar and suhoor can now be made easier and more enjoyable than ever before, with the help of smart kitchen solutions.
To make kitchen work simple, LG Electronics (LG) created its range of NeoChef™ ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 29, 2020: Gulf Renewable Lab, a joint venture between global safety science organization UL and GCC Electrical Testing Laboratories (GCC Labs) has received accreditation by GCC Accreditation Center (GAC) in accordance with the recognized International Standard ISO/IEC 17025:2017.
The recently inaugurated Gulf Renewables Lab met the technical competence requirements and management system requirements that are necessary for it to consistently deliver technically valid test results.
The laboratory received the accreditation as a result ......read more
While the US stock market, led by technology, healthcare and media, continues to send a signal that all is well you only have to look beneath the surface to find that it is not the case. Massive amounts of stimulus have found their way into the stock markets but not to the man on the street with unemployment rising and consumer confidence plummeting. These developments have put many government and health authorities under considerable pressure to reduce lock downs.
While some may be successful many are not yet ready and the impact on growth and demand will continue to deteriorate. ......read more
● A clean and comfortable home thanks to innovative technology
● Smart functions facilitate daily use and cleaning of the smart toilet
● Carefully designed to offer new levels of cleanliness and hygiene
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23rd April 2020: Washing, cooking or cleaning – intelligent technology is increasingly used in private households to save time and energy and to guarantee a clean and comfortable home. As a global brand for innovative sanitary ware, GROHE aims to make people's lives easier and more ......read more
• Much-needed personal protective gear will make up the bulk of the cargo
• Leveraging DHL’s global network and Dubai’s status as a transit hub, the solutions will bridge the current gap in uplift from China
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 21, 2020: DHL Global Forwarding has launched a dedicated 100-tonne weekly air freight service for organizations and governments shipping goods from China to Africa and Middle East. Capitalizing on Dubai’s strategic geographical location as the gateway to countries in the region, the ......read more
Energy Sector Drives Construction in Q1 2020
USD 12.9 billion worth of energy projects were awarded in the GCC in Q1 2020 registering a 53% QoQ hike
• Oil & gas projects worth USD 7.3 billion were awarded across the GCC in Q1 2020
• USD 19.2 billion worth of urban construction projects were completed in the first quarter of 2020
• UAE construction sector leads Q1 2020 with 12.4 billion worth of new project announcements, 9.4 billion worth of contract awards and 18.4 billion worth of project ......read more
Developer Kleindienst Group enhances sustainability and marine life programme with the Coral Institute 2020 plan that includes carpet sharks, the seahorse’s nursery and a rehabilitation initiative
Date: Dubai, UAE; April 20, 2020:
1. The Coral Institute plans to grow more than 100,000 corals and plant them around the Heart of Europe megaproject annually
2. The Coral Institute to enrich 500,000 square metres of coral reefs over the next few years
3. Coral reefs cover less than 1% of the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 20 April 2020: The region’s leading indoor, patio, and outdoor furniture brand, PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, has launched its Ramadan collection across its showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Fujairah or shop through the online store www.panemirates.com.
The Ramadan collection by PAN Emirates presents the residents of UAE the opportunity to refresh their homes from a wide range of home furnishing options – from Victorian, Rustic, Country, Spring, Boho, Classic, Transitional to Modern designs.
The ......read more
The Covid-19 pandemic is effecting everyone in the world. There isn’t a corner of the planet that isn’t impacted by the virus. Not only is it affecting human lives, causing suffering and death. It is also having a large effect on the financial situation of the world. It is forcing people to stay home and to lose work. Many people have lost their jobs. One of the biggest sectors that is being effected by the pandemic is the energy industry. Each sector of this industry is being effected differently and only time will tell how it is impacted by the disease.
According to ......read more
Written by: Georges El Mir, Vice President Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals, Schneider Electric
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2020: Oil prices have been declining since reaching a record of almost $150/barrel over a decade ago (yes, prices were that high). The price volatility has caused, and continues to cause, a lot of distress across the value chain, reducing both CAPEX and OPEX in almost all companies in this industry.
We are in a vicious cycle when maintaining investment into the future is critical for innovation and sustainability, not just during the next ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 15, 2020: The increased oil production by Saudi Arabia and Russia combined with the COVID-19 pandemic, have precipitated a global economic slowdown that has left Oil and Gas companies wondering in which direction the industry is heading.
This is one of the topics discussed by Deloitte’s experts in the latest edition of the Deloitte Middle East Point of View: Stay calm and be prepared. In the spring 2020 issue of the magazine, Deloitte experts look at what actions organizations need to take to future-proof themselves from ......read more
Abu Dhabi conservation leader partners with Green Balkans Federation of Nature Conservation to revitalise wild saker breeding population in Bulgaria
Project records early success with hatching of five saker chicks at Green Balkans Wildlife Rehabilitation and Breeding Centre
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 15 April, 2020: Mohamed bin Zayed Raptor Conservation Fund (MBZRCF), an action-orientated organisation committed to conserving and restoring raptors and their habitats as valuable elements of biodiversity, is backing a progressive project to restore a population of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 07, 2020: Trina Solar Co., Ltd ("Trina Solar" or the "Company") has announced that it has signed a sales agreement with the Yemeni photovoltaic firm Al Raebi, to supply 6MW of Vertex series modules to high-efficiency distributed PV projects in the Middle East. The acquisition of the order signals the degree to which the Vertex series modules will lead the Middle East solar market into the era of 500W+ ultra-high power output, boosting the local application of photovoltaic clean energy.
The Vertex series modules, with a ......read more
A 150-square internal farm can produce 1 ton of organic fruits and vegetables monthly, an ideal way to produce sustainable food in the time of coronavirus
To ensure food self-reliance, SRTI Park calls for more integrated projects for sustainable agriculture
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, April 04, 2020: As some parts of the world are grappling with food security brought about by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park (SRTI Park) has been developing innovative and sustainable methods of ......read more
Weaving the fabric of life for 125 years true to tradition, but perfect for a modern home Sedar Global Interiors Creative Director Nahel Selo gives his top tips on how to create memorable interiors and ambience for the Holy Month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 31, 2020: Among many homes across the region, this spiritual month is a time for remembering and reviving traditional routines. It is also the season to spend quality time in the home with loved ones. Famous for window, wall and pillow customisation Sedar Global’s new collections from ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 25, 2020: There’s nothing quite like self-care and the new homeware collection from Marks & Spencer offers just that. This spring, one can revitalise and refresh their home with a range of wellness inspired pieces from Marks & Spencer’s e-commerce website in the UAE. From honeycomb textured bedlinen for the ultimate night’s sleep and lanterns adorned in nature inspired prints, to artificial flowers which have blossomed from a budding trend into a full-grown sensation – Marks & Spencer has everything one needs ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 25, 2020: Ergo collection is one of the classiest assortments of furnishings from the house of Natuzzi Italia. Not on is it the Winner of Red Dot Award 2019, but it also boasts of the FSC®-certified wood from sustainably-managed forests adhering to strict environmental, social and economic standards. The Ergo Collection is composed of a bed, chaise-longue, chandelier, valet stand, chest of drawers, floor lamp, rug and mirror.
Ergo bed is an elegant depiction of an ultramodern and vintage boudoir, evoking the ......read more
As many of us settle into a routine of working from home, companies have never been better prepared to take advantage of the technology now available to meet these new demands.
However, this greater flexibility in how we are working comes with drawbacks. To stay connected with our colleagues, remote working requires greater usage of electricity and energy, between plugging in our machines, using appliances more often, and the temptation for regular trips to the coffee machine or boiling water for a cup of tea.
This means we are using far more energy without ......read more
LG’s Advanced Refrigerators and Dishwashers Promote Hygiene in the Home
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020: As homeowners strive to maintain clean and healthy environments, increasing emphasis is being placed on the kitchen, as an area which requires greater attention.
With research indicating that kitchen fittings can often harbor and encourage bacterial growth, LG Electronics (LG) is designing its appliances with hygiene at their forefront, to provide homeowners with greater peace of mind.
Advanced Food Storage and ......read more
Dubai, UAE; March 23, 2020: Hormann’s new Iso Speed Cold 100 door is the optimum solution for all areas with high temperature differences, thanks to its heated panels and special seals between the building structure and the ground. It is perfect for use as a high-speed door in cold-storage halls or to save energy in production and distribution areas.
It can insulate refrigerated or cold store areas even if the temperature is down to –28 °C. This low maintenance springless door has a depth of 100 mm and a stucco-textured surface on the interior and exterior, with a ......read more
The home furnishing store’s latest relaxed and free-flowing collection celebrates art with a variety of internationally inspired designs
Dubai, UAE, 22 March 2020: This spring, Crate and Barrel is bringing to its Dubai stores the charm of an artist home that is authentic to its dweller through the recently launched Spring 2020 collection. The new Artist Studio collection celebrates the art of space, craftsmanship, texture, and detail through a variety of furniture and décor inspired by revered international design capitals.
Drawing from ......read more
17 March 2020 (Geneva) – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and its members continue to support governments in their efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19. Since the crisis began, air cargo has been a vital partner in delivering much-needed medicines, medical equipment (including spare parts/repair components), and in keeping global supply chains functioning for the most time-sensitive materials. This has been done through dedicated cargo freighter operations, utilization of cargo capacity in passenger aircraft and with relief flights to affected ......read more
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Disinfection is vital to prevent the spread of infectious disease but veterinary staff are often unaware or confused about proper sanitation procedures. Using the wrong products or not ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12, March 2020: The UAE’s leading home-grown indoor, patio, and outdoor furniture brand, PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, has announced its new spring collection across all showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Fujairah.
PAN Emirates is looking to add the spring cheer into homes through a wide range of furnishing and accessories that feature modern, classic, transitional, ethnic and rustic designs.
The new spring collection form PAN Emirates offers a spectacular range of nature-inspired colours and patterns across its ......read more
• 3.5kW, 5U, DX based solution is designed for fast installation and servicing
• Rack mounted design frees up IT floor space
• Low maintenance requirements make Uniflair Rack Mounting Cooling ideal for edge computing and micro data center applications
March 11, 2020 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced the introduction of its first rack mounted data center cooling solution. The Uniflair Rack Mounted Cooling 3.5kW, DX solution addresses the escalating demand for rack-based ......read more
The workshop was part of the country’s capacity development
March 10, 2020 - The Réseaux IP Européens Network Coordination Centre (RIPE NCC) and the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) in Oman recently joined forces to host a three-day training workshop as part of their collaboration on capacity development.
Held recently in Oman’s capital city, the event was organised to build the capacities of local stakeholders and assist them in the development of the Internet in the country. Local Internet Registries (LIRs), the RIPE Database, and the fundamentals of Internet ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 10, 2020: 2XL Furniture & Home Décor, the leading luxury furniture retail chain in the UAE, has announced the opening of its 4th showroom in Abu Dhabi at The Galleria Al Maryah Island. It is the luxe brand’s 11th store in the emirates and is part of its strategy to reach the largest customer base in premier shopping destinations.
The new 51,000 square feet 2XL store at The Galleria showcases the brand’s latest collection of furniture, lighting and accessories designed for sophisticated and elegant ......read more
The Crate and Kids line shapes spaces for babies, toddlers, and beyond
Dubai, UAE, 9th March 2020: Home furnishing retailer Crate and Barrel is catering to the wants and needs of the modern and discerning parent through Crate and Kids, a furniture and accessory collection dedicated to spaces for the little ones. The collection is aimed at bringing out a child’s unique personality while optimising space through modern design.
Every item in the collection has a character of its own while boasting a sophisticated ......read more