Siemens targets solid growth in digital businesses
Siemens wants to further strengthen its position as a digital company and achieve double-digit growth in software, digital services and cloud platforms every year through 2020.
3M to sell identity management business
$850m DEAL WITH GEMALTO
3M, the maker of Scotch tape and Post-it notes, has entered into agreements to sell its identity management business to Amsterdam-based Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, for $850 million.
Dewa launches 10-week Exo Sprint programme
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has launched a 10-week programme to help shape future of energy and water in collaboration with ExO-Works, a key corporate solutions provider based in US.
Saudi shipping company wins innovation award
National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri), a global leader in logistics and transportation, has won two awards at the 2016 Lloyd’s List Middle East & Indian Subcontinent Awards, held in Dubai, UAE.
Qatar’s sanitary ware market to grow at 9pc by 2021
Qatar’s sanitary ware market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of over nine per cent during 2016 to 2021, due to the growing hospitality and construction sector, as well as upcoming mega sports events, said a report.
GCC investors in Turkish ice-cream chain partnership
Leading Gulf investors led by Bahrain-based Venture Capital Bank and Al Sraiya Holding Group of Qatar have announced a strategic partnership with Mado, Turkey’s largest patisserie and ice-cream café chain franchisor.
IET honour three young female engineers
Three young female engineers have been recognised by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) for their innovative work in the field of engineering.
Saudi Aramco to highlight key localisation initiative
State oil giant Saudi Aramco is set to host a major forum in the city of Dammam next week to highlight the major localisation initiative and its benefits to Saudi Arabia’s economy.
Batelco wins top honours at Dubai event
Bahrain's leading telecom services operator Batelco said it has won the ‘Fastest Growing Service Provider Partner of the Year’ award at the Avaya Engage event held in Dubai, UAE.
GAC Motor to launch flagship SUV in Bahrain
GAC Motor, one of China’s leading automobile manufacturers, said it is aiming to grow its market share in Bahrain with the launch of its flagship SUV model – GS4 next week.
Huawei, Dubai group ink smart city tech deal
Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, has joined hands with Dubai-based neXgen Group, a leading smart city advisory and managed services provider, to meet the ever-increasing demand for smart city technology in the region.
ME carriers see 9pc growth in freight demand
Middle Eastern carriers saw air freight demand increase by 9.2 per cent in October year-on-year, marking an improvement over the last few months’ performance, said to a report released by the International Air Transport Association (Iata).
Sharjah-based diversified holding company Gadoya Holdings, has opened a new Dh60 million...
Having launched a new large format retail showroom-branded Segworld-in Dubai, UAE,...
Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a 50-year Musataha Agreement with Emirates Aluminium Rolling...
NIA, a UAE-based enterprise dealing in home appliances and HVAC (heating, ventilation...
Ireland-based Aubren, a manufacturer of innovative cooling products, has signed an...
UAE-based Unigulf Group showcased its wide range of mechanical and building...
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