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Gulf Air and Ras Al Khaimah International Airport Sign on Commencement of Services to Ras Al Khaimah
Business & Money | Saturday 13 August, 2022 4:18 pm
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in co-ordination with Ras Al Khaimah International Airport (RAK International Airport), will commence schedule services to Ras Al Khaimah on 3rd October 2022. The service will commence with a view to establish a year-round scheduled...
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority PJSC announces AED 12.08 billion revenue and 3.30 billion net profit in the first half of 2022
Business & Money | Saturday 13 August, 2022 4:16 pm
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority PJSC (ISIN: AED001801011) (Symbol: DEWA), the Emirate of Dubai’s exclusive electricity and water services provider, which is listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), today reported its second quarter 2022 financial results, recording quarterly revenue of...
Japan warns citizens of the approaching Typhoon Meari
Culture & Education | Saturday 13 August, 2022 4:14 pm
Typhoon Meari is expected to make landfall on Japan's Pacific coast close to Tokyo on Saturday, during the annual Bon summer holiday season, the weather agency said. The agency warned of disasters including potential landslides, flooding in low-lying areas, overflowing rivers, strong winds and ...
Oil set for weekly gain despite price dip on demand concerns
Business & Money | Saturday 13 August, 2022 4:09 pm
Oil prices fell on Friday, held down by recession fears clouding the demand outlook, but remained on track for a weekly gain. Brent crude futures were down $1.33, or 1.3 percent, at $98.27 a barrel by 1225 GMT while US West Texas Intermediate crude fell $1.51, or 1.6 percent, to...
Saudi weightlifter Siraj Al-Saleem wins 3 silvers at Islamic Solidarity Games
Sports | Saturday 13 August, 2022 3:55 pm
Weightlifter Siraj Al-Saleem on Friday claimed three more medals for Saudi Arabia at the fifth edition of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Turkey. Al-Saleem’s three silver medals came in the 61 kilogram division after he managed a lift of 123 kilograms in the Snatch category, 154 kilograms in ...
SZGMC to launch tenth 'Junior Culture Guide programme'
Culture & Education | Saturday 13 August, 2022 3:54 pm
The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center (SZGMC) will launch the 10th edition of the ''Junior Culture Guide programme'', as part of the ''Young Builders'', a youth capacity building programme that combines the initiatives and activities the mosque had launched over the years, providing a platform for...
Welcoming one million visitors, Dubai Opera to celebrate sixth anniversary
Tourism & Hospitality | Saturday 13 August, 2022 3:52 pm
Dubai Opera, the definitive destination for performing arts in Dubai, bringing arts and music to life like never before, will celebrate its sixth anniversary on 31st August 2022. Designed to resemble a dhow, a traditional sailing vessel, Dubai Opera has so far welcomed one million visitors...
Homegrown Pedalo Gelato Extends its Delivery Footprint
Business & Money | Friday 12 August, 2022 12:33 pm
The homegrown brand has extended its delivery footprint in Dubai to include Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim, Satwa, Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road and Business Bay. Customers in these areas can now purchase Pedalo via major delivery platforms including Deliveroo and Talabat. From signature flavours...
Business & Money | Friday 12 August, 2022 12:31 pm
 Leading blockchain technology provider NMKR has partnered with NewTek Holdings to bring real life assets into Web3, beginning with prime Dubai real estate projects. Patrick Tobler, Founder and CEO of NMKR, and Safi Qurashi, CEO of newly established NewTek, have signed an agreement to...
Where We Are Going Today: Plant Cafe in Saudi Arabia’s Abu Arish
Culture & Education | Friday 12 August, 2022 12:29 pm
The sleepy southwestern city of Abu Arish in Jazan province is known for producing and exporting salt and, more recently, for a cafe that combines the perfect blend of salty and sweet. Seven months ago, Plant Cafe opened its doors to residents of the area, and Jazan city should take...