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Busy Mother’s Day celebration ahead with a growing number of moms
Beauty & Style | Saturday 18 February, 2017 3:37 am
The countdown to Mother’s Day is on and it seems like huge celebrations are at hand!    With a major baby boom happening now in this part of the world, a growing mommy population is not far behind. Data from the Dubai Statistics Centre (DSC) revealed that one baby is born in...
GCC needs new technologies for transportation: Report
Business & Money | Wednesday 15 February, 2017 12:20 pm
Due to global political and economic uncertainties the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) needs to adopt a structured technological framework to overcome challenges facing transportation systems, said a report. The report prepared by Strategy& highlighted the challenges facing the GCC...
A stressful 2016 tempers optimism, according to annual Deloitte global survey of 8000 millennials
Business & Money | Monday 13 February, 2017 12:29 am
A turbulent 2016—punctuated by terror attacks in Europe, Brexit, and a contentious US presidential election—appears to have rattled millennials’ confidence, according to Deloitte’s sixth annual Millennial Survey. They indicate they are less likely to leave the security of...
March Must Visit Destination  Cuba
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 9 February, 2017 12:31 pm
  Timeworn but magnificent, dilapidated but dignified, fun yet maddeningly frustrating - Cuba is a country of indefinable magic.   Cuba is alive with an energy that permeates through every aspect of its culture. Immaculate beaches and verdant hills, wildlife-rich rainforests and...
Deloitte Global Health Care Outlook: Sector challenges and considerations for 2017
Business & Money | Wednesday 8 February, 2017 5:37 am
Global health care expenditures are projected to reach US$8.7 trillion by 2020, up from US$7 trillion in 2015. This growth will be driven by an aging population and associated chronic disease, innovative clinical advancements, and rising technology and labor costs, according to Deloitte’s...
Cisco 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report: Classic Attack Vectors Re-Emerge; Cisco Reduces “Time to Detection” to Six Hours
Technology & IT | Wednesday 1 February, 2017 11:44 am
According to the Cisco® (NASDAQ: CSCO) 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR), over one-third of organizations that experienced a breach in 2016 reported substantial customer, opportunity and revenue loss of more than 20 percent. Ninety percent of these organizations are improving threat...
Siemens contributes AED4.5bn to UAE economy
Business & Money | Monday 30 January, 2017 12:24 pm
After almost four decades of operating in the UAE, Siemens has quantified its contribution to society through its operations in a report titled ‘In the UAE, for the UAE – Making real what matters’. The findings illustrate the company’s commitment to the country in line with...
Lg Announces Fourth-quarter and  Full-year 2016 Financial Results
Technology & IT | Friday 27 January, 2017 2:39 pm
LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced a 2016 operating profit of KRW 1.34 trillion (USD 1.16 billion), 12.2 percent increase from 2015 due in large part to strong performance by home appliances, air solutions and home entertainment. For full-year 2016, LG reported revenues of KRW 55.37 trillion...
Airbus achieves targets proving ramp-up readiness in 2016
Business & Money | Friday 27 January, 2017 6:00 am
Airbus’ commercial aircraft deliveries in 2016 were up for the 14th year in a row, reaching a new company record of 688 aircraft delivered to 82 customers. Deliveries were more than eight percent higher than the previous record of 635 set in 2015. These included 545 single aisle A320 Family...
How to Manage Home Mortgage Better
Business & Money | Thursday 26 January, 2017 6:59 pm
A house is the main asset for most families. Just like a home needs maintenance, a home mortgage also needs some care over the years.   Here is how to manage a home mortgage, keep in straight and protect your asset, in both good and bad times.   1)   Avoid large...
Ericsson launches Product for Security Automation
Ericsson launches Product for Security Automation
Wednesday 22 February, 2017 7:12
Dubai hosts Global Retail Bankers in April
Dubai hosts Global Retail Bankers in April
Wednesday 22 February, 2017 12:11