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Emirates NBD to launch Voice Banking through Amazon Alexa
Business & Money | Thursday 12 September, 2019 2:19 am
Emirates NBD customers in the UAE will soon be able to get banking updates, track spends as well as listen to daily market briefings on their Amazon Alexa devices, as the bank continues to lead digital innovation in the MENA region with new Voice Banking solutions powered by “Amazon Web...
Saudi Judicial center launched to boost productivity
Business & Money | Thursday 12 September, 2019 2:10 am
Saudi Justice Minister Dr. Walid Al-Samaani, who is also president of the Supreme Judicial Council, has inaugurated the Judicial Command Center in Riyadh, which monitors the ministry’s strategic and operational indicators, enables rapid response, and streamlines justice...
SAMI-Navantia signs €900 million contract with Navantia to localize 60% of naval industries and ToT
Business & Money | Thursday 12 September, 2019 2:07 am
SAMI Navantia Naval Industries (SAMI-Navantia), a joint venture between Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) and Navantia S.A., yesterday signed a €900 million (approximately SAR 3.7 billion) contract with the Spanish shipbuilder Navantia to collaborate on Combat System Integration (CSI)...
Turkish Airlines announced “Companion Entertainment”, the new mobile application for its “Planet” entertainment platform
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 12 September, 2019 2:00 am
Aiming to be the leader and pioneer in the aviation industry, Turkish Airlines offers to its passengers the “Companion Entertainment” app that can be paired with the inflight entertainment platform “Planet”. This application makes the Planet an interactive platform, which...
Huawei Unveils HUAWEI WiFi Q2 Pro for Global Release at 2019 IFA
Technology & IT | Thursday 12 September, 2019 2:00 am
Huawei launched its new-generation whole home Wi-Fi system, HUAWEI WiFi Q2 Pro, at the 2019 IFA site in Germany on September 6. Equipped with Huawei's Gigahome 5630 gigabit PLC modem chip and featuring innovative PLC Turbo technology, the HUAWEI WiFi Q2 Pro router greatly enhances...
Russian, UK and Brazilian nationals lead investments at SE7EN Residences The Palm
Business & Money | Thursday 12 September, 2019 1:30 am
UAE-headquartered upscale residential, hospitality and commercial property developer Seven Tides has announced that it has sold 260 apartments within its SE7EN Residences The Palm development - with Russian, UK and Brazilian investors having bought over 38% of the project to date. Construction...
Crown Prince orders renovation of Princess Nourah’s palace
Culture & Education | Thursday 12 September, 2019 12:13 am
Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, has ordered the renovation of Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman Palace at his own personal expense. The palace titled “Al-Shamsiya Palace” is located near Al-Murabba neighborhood in Riyadh. “This directive ...
Uber Eats celebrates 1 billion orders delivered to Eaters around the globe.
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 September, 2019 3:01 pm
In less than four years, Uber Eats has delivered one billion Eats orders to more than 500 cities around the world, all while keeping average delivery time under 30 minutes.    Uber Eats is changing the way people eat by making food for all occasions, in any location, available for...
Masdar and EDF to establish joint venture energy services company
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 11 September, 2019 2:58 pm
Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company, and French low-carbon electricity leader EDF have signed an agreement to establish a 50:50 joint venture energy services company (ESCO). At a special ceremony at the World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi today,...
5 tips from tajawal to save money on flight bookings
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 September, 2019 2:15 pm
Are you planning your next getaway? Plenty of good things are associated with travel.   While travelling can be an incredibly relaxing and enriching experience, holiday planning can be a daunting prospect. Moreover, airfare can easily be the largest expense of your trip. Filtering...
Lamborghini "Urus" achieves record sales
Saturday 14 September, 2019 2:00