Keeping the UAE Moving: Al Futtaim Auto & Machinery Co. (FAMCO) and Volvo Buses sign Large Supply Contract with Dubai RTA for 143 Volvo Luxury Intercity Coaches • The order for 143 Volvo SC5 luxury intercity coaches is not only...
Launched in 2014 as Dubai’s first online dessert bakery, SugarMoo Desserts has since expanded into four dessert labs located across the city whilst simultaneously catering to over 100 F&B outlets.  As part of its ongoing development, SugarMoo has recently announced...
Technological penetration in MENA has been quite extensive and all encompassing accounting for very positive trends There’s a lot that the world knows about MENA (Middle-East and North Africa) just as there’s so much more that the world doesn't know...
Bloomberg Intelligence analysis states the Saudi decision to lift the driving ban on women could generate as much income as Saudi Aramco IPO   The recent decree by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud allowing women to drive is set to...
GCC economies must invest in exports to reduce dependence on commodities Falling oil prices will pose a challenge to GCC hydrocarbon exporters unless governments step up their diversification efforts and develop more export industries, according to a new report by...
• 64 per cent of UAE CEOs expect major disruption in their sector in the coming three years • 88 per cent of UAE CEOs believe that there will be growth in their own industry over the next three...
Facebook Data Scandal Whistleblower Brittany Kaiser Makes First Radio Appearance on Pulse 95 Radio Tells listeners that they must be compensated for the trillions of dollars’ worth of value they create for global businesses just by living digital lives ...
Dubai's Mall of the Emirates unveil Rooftop Solar PV Plant, with AED 1.4 Million annual savings Majid Al Futtaim – the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia – recently unveiled the...
"No separate ways of thinking, no divisions, no restrictions". These are the opening lines of Saudi's NEOM's trailer. Women in modern clothes, clean energy sources and a lot of open mindedness -- NEOM, Saudi Arabia's $500 billion mega city...
The new UAE legislation on visa and ownership rules will bring in more White collar workers and put brakes on outward remittances, according to experts. Last year, 164 billion dirhams of remittances were sent abroad, according to the UAE Central...
Entrepreneurs Organisation hosted Falcons Nest to help connect start-ups and investors The Middle East’s start-up ecosystem is booming, and the UAE has retained the major share (70 per cent) of investments followed by Saudi Arabia and Lebanon with 9 per...
In the run up to Ramadan 2017, YouGov surveyed residents in the UAE and Saudi Arabia as part of their annual Ramadan study to discover expected changes in consumer behaviour in and around Ramadan.  In the survey, not surprisingly a...
Finalists decided for 2018 Dubai Duty Free Championships, with Daria Kasatkina claiming a stunning 3-6 7-6 (11) 6-1 victory over Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza, and defending champion Elina Svitolina beating Angelique Kerber 6-3 6-3. Daria Kasatkina claimed a stunning 3-6 7-6 (11)...
Arabian Travel Market, Middle East's biggest international travel and tourism event for inbound and outbound tourism professionals attracted 39,000 industry professionals, with deals worth US$2.5 billion agreed over the four days. ATM 25th anniversary show draws 39,000 travel trade...
  Affordable devices with all the smart capabilities you desire, including a big 18:9 widescreen, beautifully slender design, and dual cameras. Your favorite YouTuber looks better in widescreen, your phone is a fashion statement, and your photos have to look amazing...
UAE-based company THE One named ‘Best Workplace in the UAE’ and its CEO named ‘Leader of the Year for 2017-2018’ Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) becomes first UAE government entity to be recognized by Great Place to Work for its...
It's boom time for auto industry in Saudi Arabia; latest research reveals that 60% percent of the residents intending to buy a car in the next 3 years and 38% planning this purchase in the next year. The declining automobile industry...
Whether you’re buying a car for the first time or sorting out a car for your newly qualified young adult, we would probably suggest you consider something cheap and cheerful and that you’re not too worried about getting scratched. RELATED: The...
Middle East's top retailer LuLu group has launched 'The Beautiful Britain' to promote British foods across the GCC. To enjoy the best of Britain there is a wide variety of food products specially imported from the UK, at great discounts...
MENA shoppers prefer VISA cards A visible surge has been recorded in the demand for Visa debit, credit, and prepaid cards off-late as shoppers across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region opted for electronic payment method on the...
Latest Emirates NBD UAE PMI data shows that the UAE's economic output growth picks up at start of 2018. Improving economic conditions resulted in further gains in output and new orders at UAE non-oil companies at the start of 2018....
startAD's Venture Launchpad is UAE’s first hardware startup program aimed at making Abu Dhabi the center for innovation in hardware. The hardware venture launchpad provides startups with the resources, tools, and network to accelerate significantly in a short time span. startAD has...
National Media Council (NMC) has issued a circular regarding the new law which applies to individuals and companies monetizing via online and social media channels in the UAE. The authority urged all entities engaged in commercial activities to register...
Umm Ramool is Dubai's latest hotspot to setup Office, according to a leading property portal. With ecommerce district (Dubai CommerCity) planned for Dubai’s Umm Ramool, the area sees 120% surge in those looking to do business there The latest trends in...
report is our major annual economics study, which measures the factors that are crucial to future productivity and prosperity. Ten years on from the global financial crisis, economies remain at risk from further shock and are ill-prepared for the...
Almost half of UAE residents are worried that they will not be able to afford the increased cost of living brought about by the country’s implementation of value-added tax (VAT), a survey from Dubai based comparison site yallacompare reveal. Over 62% of...
Founder’s Memorial - A 30 metre Constellation Installation in Abu Dhabi Whilst the formal inauguration of the Founder’s Memorial took place on 26 February in Abu Dhabi, the newly completed project which celebrates the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founding...
Washmen Launches Home Recycling Initiative Cleaning the environment, one laundry bag at a time Washmen, the UAE’s leading laundry service, has already revolutionized the way we do laundry with their fast and affordable services. As the young tech company keeps breaking...
Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, and Formula 1®, the pinnacle of motorsport, today announced they have renewed and expanded their partnership until the end of 2022. Emirates has been an F1 Global Partner since 2013, and the renewed agreement will...
The crown prince of Saudi Arabia over the weekend announced the arrests of 11 prominent figures and several changes to top government ministries. These drastic measures could have serious repercussions for the country as well as for the region, says Abdeslam...
Svitolina to Face Kerber, Muguruza Plays Kasatkina in Semi-Finals of Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Defending champion and top seed Elina Svitolina will face Australian Open semi-finalist and sixth seed Angelique Kerber in the semi-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis...
Horizon International School’s Got Talent: Students Showcase Spectacular Performances Over 35 students, from 20 different nationalities competed across 10 varied categories Horizon International hosted - ‘Horizon’s Got Talent’ show at the school Auditorium. Children of multiple nationalities from years 4-10 took to...
Embracing the concept of “Artificial Intelligence” as the future of progress and prosperity, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched the Artificial intelligence Strategy for the United Arab...
Dubai is just one emirate out of the 7 that comprise the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The UAE is just one out of the 15 nations that come under the flagship of the Middle Eastern Countries. In just a...
Child obesity on the rise in the UAE Emirates taskforce intensifies fight against growing menace Multi-sectoral task force aims to achieve key milestones by 2020 Alarming 15% of young people under 20 in the UAE would be considered obese by 2025 According to...
  26 years old Stephanie Farah is the latest entrant to Dubai's Entrepreneurial scene. She is the youngest PR Professional to ‘Go Solo in Dubai’. Her company Empyre targets a young audience. Arabian Gazette interviews the enthusiastic (and glamorous) PR...
Since 2003, value of diamonds traded through Dubai has grown from 3.5 billion US dollars to 25 billion US Dollars in 2016 Nemesis international inaugurates UAE’s first state-of-the-art polishing factory, contributing to the increase of the region’s diamond processing and...
Emirates ends 2017 on a high note reaching fleet and product milestones Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, is concluding another banner year of growth and innovation, marking significant milestones across its fleet, network, and product innovation initiatives, cementing its...
This December, Abu Dhabi is all set to witness one of the largest Blockchain conferences in the Middle East. The topics of interest would be ICOs, cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology for fintech and government. This is a must-attend conference if...
Summer in the UAE is harsh not just for us human beings but also to our home sweet home, and therefore it need to be protected as well. Thankfully, ServiceMarket.com, a UAE based online marketplace for handyman and maintenance...