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‘Name Your Price’ Programme Concludes  Successful 12-Months of Consumer Campaigns  for Retail Abu Dhabi
Business & Money | Monday 24 February, 2020 2:26 am
Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD), the industry initiative launched by the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) to contribute to sector growth, has revealed remarkable results as it concludes a 12-month calendar of initiatives this February with its innovative ‘Name Your...
King Abdullah Port Winds Up 2019 With Record-breaking Increase in Annual Throughput of Bulk and General Cargo
Business & Money | Monday 24 February, 2020 2:19 am
The annual throughput of King Abdullah Port for bulk and general cargo increased to 2.98 million t by the end of 2019, compared to 689,000 t in 2018, registering a 333% increase. In addition, 85 cargo ships docked in the port in 2019 compared to 57 Ships in 2018. These numbers reflect the...
The first 5G flagship smartphone equipped with the Snapdragon 865 5G mobile platform will be launched
Technology & IT | Monday 24 February, 2020 2:16 am
  At the fourth Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Summit held at the end of last year, Qualcomm announced that realme would be one of the first smartphone brands of Snapdragon 765G and Snapdragon 865 5G mobile platforms. On January 7th, 2020, realme’s first 5G smartphone equipped with...
All New Defender 110 Flies Into Action in Latest James Bond Film No Time to Die
Cars & Autos | Monday 24 February, 2020 1:03 am
Land Rover’s television commercial for the new Defender demonstrates its capability on tough terrain. The commercial features an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at what to expect from the new Defender in No Time To Die. The rehearsal footage included in the advert shows the new Defender...
NPCC to double jobs for Saudis by end of 2020
Business & Money | Sunday 23 February, 2020 3:40 pm
National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), a part of Senaat Abu Dhabi, has committed to strengthening its presence in Saudi Arabia as well as doubling the number of jobs created for Saudi professionals. This was announced as part of its participation at the iktva (in-Kingdom Total Value-Add)...
Enrique Ignites Maraya Concert Hall During Winter at Tantora Festival
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 23 February, 2020 3:13 pm
World-known Spanish singer-songwriter Enrique Iglesias performed his first musical concert in AlUla and the first concert in the Kingdom during the weekend as a part of the activities of the Winter at Tantora Festival. The Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) organises the event, where it hosts a group ...
7th Annual Smart Data Summit set to begin in a month
Business & Money | Sunday 23 February, 2020 3:11 pm
The seventh edition of the Smart Data Summit, with Alteryx as the Platinum Sponsor will get underway a month from now, on 23rd March at Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa. Organized by Expotrade Global, the only data analytics conference in the region will bring together over 450 senior...
The Evolution of Cybercrime how the UAE is responding.
Technology & IT | Sunday 23 February, 2020 1:55 pm
Cybercrime is not new. Most businesses have some form of cybersecurity in place. However, the number of threats – and businesses being held to ransom - are dramatically increasing. According to the World Economic Forum, one business gets hacked every three seconds. WEF sights cyberattacks as...
The Dubai Mall launches VAT refund service in partnership with Planet
Business & Money | Sunday 23 February, 2020 1:33 pm
Adding to the convenience of tourists, The Dubai Mall in partnership with international payments service provider Planet, has launched pre-validation VAT refund pilot service called ‘City Validation’ in the UAE.   The first mall in the UAE to...
A community powered walkathon to create awareness on arthritis witnessed a huge participation
Healthcare | Sunday 23 February, 2020 1:24 pm
The Middle East Arthritis Foundation (MEAF) today announced the successful conclusion of its nationwide community walkathon titled ‘2020 Walk for Arthritis’ aimed at creating awareness within the society about the debilitating disease and empowering the community with tools for a smooth ...