• Daikin opens first UAE showroom at Al Ain


    Daikin Industries, a leader in the heating, ventilation and air-conditioning ( HVAC) sector, said it has opened its first exclusive showroom at Al Ain, UAE, in collaboration with Al Motaheda Electrical and Mechanical Works.

  • Hempel top Interiors Expo sponsor for third year


    Hempel Paints, a global leader in coatings, has signed up as strategic sponsor for the Interiors Expo 2018, the biggest integrated business-to-business showcase for the interiors sector in the Northern Gulf region, for the third consecutive year.

  • Alba workshop focus on Al Naimi's autobiography


    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) CEO Tim Murray held a one-day workshop ‘Tomorrow will be different than Today’, based on the former Saudi Arabian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ali Al Naimi’s autobiography ‘Out of the Desert’.

  • Microsoft HoloLens available in UAE


    Microsoft has announced that Microsoft HoloLens, the world’s first self-contained holographic computer, is available in the UAE for developers, creators, partners, and customers to bring their ideas to life and achieve more.

  • Kia Motors appoints COO for MEA headquarters


    Kia Motors Corporation has appointed Yaser Shabsogh as its new chief operating officer to its Dubai-based Kia Motors Middle East and Africa (MEA) regional headquarters.

  • Bahrain EDB records $733m investments in 2017

    2,800 NEW JOBS LIKELY
    The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) announced a record year for inward investment in 2017, having attracted 71 new companies to Bahrain with investments amounting to BD276 million ($733 million).

  • Nass Industrial Services completes big Alba project


    Bahrain-based Nass Industrial Services said it has achieved a major milestone with the successful completion of the fabrication of 50 pot superstructures for Aluminium Bahrain's (Alba) Potline 6 project.

  • Deloitte Global mining report explores key trends in 2018


    Deloitte Global has unveiled a mining report highlighting key focus areas such as overcoming innovation barriers, embracing digitisation and paving the way to the workforce of the future.

  • ME automotive aftermarket revenues to reach $15bn by 2021


    Middle East sales revenue from engine and car components, systems, tyres, and auto accessories, will surpass the $15 billion mark by 2021, compared to $12.4 billion in 2017, growing at a CAGR of 4.9 per cent, according to a report.

  • University of Sharjah showcases projects, ideas


    The University of Sharjah is participating in the UAE Innovation Month with various projects, ideas and initiatives, mainly for students, some of which will be displayed at the Sharjah Centre for Astronomy and Space Sciences, said a report.

  • UAE writing accessories market seen at $148m


    The retail value for the UAE’s writing instrument and accessories market will be worth $147.9 million in 2022, compared to $117.3 million in 2017, according to analysts Euromonitor International (EMI).

  • Mideast printing sector to top $20bn


    The total value for printing in the Middle East will be worth more than $20 billion for the first time in 2018 as the market continues to grow and transform, according to a recent report.

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