10 winners of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award

Dubai, UAE -- HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, honoured 10 winners from 8 countries at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Award, which is worth USD 1 … [Read more...]

Ministry of Health and Prevention launches the World Immunization Week activities

UAE -- The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has launched World Immunization Week activities in the UAE, in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Health Authority (HAAD) and Dubai Health Authority (DHA). … [Read more...]

Bloom Properties key projects

Abu Dhabi, UAE -- Bloom Properties, a Bloom Holding business specializing in the development of integrated and sustainable communities, has provided investors and home buyers with updates of the … [Read more...]

IRENA’s Director-General the Commemorative 5th Anniversary Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah International Energy Awards

Doha -- The Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency Adnan Z. Amin and the Former Executive Director of the International Energy Agency Claude Mandil will lead the Selection … [Read more...]

Porsche 919 Hybrids second and third in Silverstone

Dubai, UAE -- Despite a well calculated but significant aerodynamic disadvantage, Porsche fought for the victory with the 919 Hybrid on Sunday in Silverstone. After six hours of racing in the opening … [Read more...]

Saudi Arabia’ “Gulf Source” regognised for Lifetime Achievement Award

Abu Dhabi, UAE - Dr. Ibrahim Al-Muhanna, an advisor to three Saudi Oil Ministers, will be the recipient of the Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award for the Advancement of International Petroleum Media … [Read more...]

CultureSummit agenda for the future

Abu Dhabi, UAE – CultureSummit 2017 Abu Dhabi concluded today following four days of rich and lively discussion with over 300 of the world’s top creative minds from over 80 countries. The global … [Read more...]

Future of culture at CultureSummit 2017

Abu Dhabi, UAE – Discussions, debates, performances, and workshops during day three of CultureSummit 2017 Abu Dhabi, a global cultural leadership forum, highlighted the role of culture in tackling … [Read more...]

GCC risk premiums will rise as credit downgrades continue, says Fisch Asset Management

-          Risk premiums will rise as GCC credit ratings continue to suffer downgrades -          GCC central banks are expected to follow the recent US Fed rate hike -          Sovereigns continue … [Read more...]

Leading rain enhancement program doubles number of submissions

Abu Dhabi, UAE – The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science today announced that it received 201 pre-proposals for the third cycle of its innovative program. Reflecting the program’s … [Read more...]

Etisalat AGM approves 80 fils per share dividend for 2016

Etisalat’s shareholders today backed the board’s recommendation to pay full 2016 dividends of 80 fils per share during the annual general meeting held at the company’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi. Key … [Read more...]

The long journey to the camel. The private team “5ever” starts with three classic BMW 5 Series

Munich. Six young people, three young-at-heart BMW automobiles, a unique adventure. The endurance rally Allgäu – Orient 2017 is not simply attractive because of its exotic destination of Amman in … [Read more...]

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates Second Phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the 200 megawatt (MW) second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar … [Read more...]

ADIB’s shareholders approve cash dividends of 24.52% for fiscal year 2016

Shareholders of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) have approved the distribution of 24.52% cash dividends for 2016 at the bank’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Sunday 2nd April 2017. The cash … [Read more...]

Heavy oil reserves are targets waiting to be extracted

Strategic investments will play a pivotal role in enabling the recovery of a widely abundant yet complex energy resource that can potentially extend the life expectancy of hydrocarbon supplies, … [Read more...]