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Publicis Communications MEA kick-starts a strategic partnership between Google and all its creative agencies: Leo Burnett, Publicis, Saatchi & Saatchi and Arc

The Google collaboration enables Publicis Communications’ creative agencies to perfect a digital first approach, starting with the Google All-Stars Academy 2.0. To further develop a digital first approach across its roster of creative agencies, Publicis Communications MEA joined forces with

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Publicis Communications MEA kick-starts a strategic partnership between Google and all its creative agencies: Leo Burnett, Publicis, Saatchi & Saatchi and Arc

The Google collaboration enables Publicis Communications’ creative agencies to perfect a digital first approach, starting with the Google All-Stars Academy 2.0. To further develop a digital first approach across its roster of creative agencies, Publicis Communications MEA joined forces with

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NES Announces Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer Appointments

NES Expands Executive Team with Energy Industry Leaders Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES), a global smart grid market leader with the industry’s leading Patagonia Energy Applications Platform (EAPTM), recently announced the appointment of two executives Thomas Giese as its Chief

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NES Announces Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer Appointments

NES Expands Executive Team with Energy Industry Leaders Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES), a global smart grid market leader with the industry’s leading Patagonia Energy Applications Platform (EAPTM), recently announced the appointment of two executives Thomas Giese as its Chief

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Man’oushe Street and Al Rajhi Group sign landmark agreement to open 25 new branches in Riyadh

Saudi Arabia’s fast dining segment expected to grow at a CAGR of four per cent to peak at SAR 30.1 billion in 2021 As part of its continuing efforts to expand its presence in the Middle East region, Man’oushe Street,

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Man’oushe Street and Al Rajhi Group sign landmark agreement to open 25 new branches in Riyadh

Saudi Arabia’s fast dining segment expected to grow at a CAGR of four per cent to peak at SAR 30.1 billion in 2021 As part of its continuing efforts to expand its presence in the Middle East region, Man’oushe Street,

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Following remarkable response to Vincitore Palacio’s market debut in 2016 inspires launch of second project – Vincitore Real Estate Development unveils Vincitore Boulevard

Vincitore Real Estate Development, Dubai’s first quality branded real estate developer, recently announced the launch of its second project in Dubai, Vincitore Boulevard, following the notable success of its flagship property, the Vincitore Palacio, which was launched in 2016 within

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Following remarkable response to Vincitore Palacio’s market debut in 2016 inspires launch of second project – Vincitore Real Estate Development unveils Vincitore Boulevard

Vincitore Real Estate Development, Dubai’s first quality branded real estate developer, recently announced the launch of its second project in Dubai, Vincitore Boulevard, following the notable success of its flagship property, the Vincitore Palacio, which was launched in 2016 within

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Dubai Maritime City Authority welcomes Clarksons Platou as it opens its 4th largest office in Dubai

New headquarter serves as important link for company’s operations within Middle East, India, Egypt & Morocco markets Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) praised Clarksons Platou, leading integrated shipping services provider, for its expansion efforts in the emirate during the opening

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Dubai Maritime City Authority welcomes Clarksons Platou as it opens its 4th largest office in Dubai

New headquarter serves as important link for company’s operations within Middle East, India, Egypt & Morocco markets Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) praised Clarksons Platou, leading integrated shipping services provider, for its expansion efforts in the emirate during the opening

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MENA e-commerce market value seen to top USD 6.7 billion in 2017

Growth attributed to region’s young population with high disposable income & high internet penetration rate 2016 industry value stood at USD 4.8 billion GCC market to hit USD 20-billion mark by 2020 The number of online shoppers in the Middle

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MENA e-commerce market value seen to top USD 6.7 billion in 2017

Growth attributed to region’s young population with high disposable income & high internet penetration rate 2016 industry value stood at USD 4.8 billion GCC market to hit USD 20-billion mark by 2020 The number of online shoppers in the Middle

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Banque BEMO Receives the Renowned International Economist Hernando De Soto at ESA

Dr. Riad Obegi and Dr. Hernando De Soto A conference entitled “Growing the Economy through Formalization, Integration and Real Estate Bankarization” was organized by Banque BEMO and Ecole Supérieure des Affaires (ESA). The conference took place at ESA Campus on

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Banque BEMO Receives the Renowned International Economist Hernando De Soto at ESA

Dr. Riad Obegi and Dr. Hernando De Soto A conference entitled “Growing the Economy through Formalization, Integration and Real Estate Bankarization” was organized by Banque BEMO and Ecole Supérieure des Affaires (ESA). The conference took place at ESA Campus on

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Ericsson and Landmark to build intelligent IoT microgrid

Ericsson has been selected by Landmark to build communications infrastructure for its intelligent microgrid ecosystem across North America The program includes Ericsson’s Zero Site communications platform, cloud, core and IoT software solutions Ericsson will provide microgrid management, integrating communications for

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Ericsson and Landmark to build intelligent IoT microgrid

Ericsson has been selected by Landmark to build communications infrastructure for its intelligent microgrid ecosystem across North America The program includes Ericsson’s Zero Site communications platform, cloud, core and IoT software solutions Ericsson will provide microgrid management, integrating communications for

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UAE participates in first trade and investment dialogue between GCC & European Union

Discussions center on facilitating bilateral trade & encouraging investments Bilateral trade between UAE & European Union at USD 65.8 billion in 2016 The UAE participated in the first trade and investment dialogue between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the

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UAE participates in first trade and investment dialogue between GCC & European Union

Discussions center on facilitating bilateral trade & encouraging investments Bilateral trade between UAE & European Union at USD 65.8 billion in 2016 The UAE participated in the first trade and investment dialogue between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the

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Dabur International’s CEO Mohit Malhotra among Forbes Middle East’s 2017 list of Arab World’s leading Indian Executives

Mohit Malhotra, CEO of Dabur International, has been named among Top 50 Indian Executives in the Arab World 2017, a coveted list unveiled recently by the Forbes Middle East. He ranks 22 in the coveted list of the most dynamic,

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Dabur International’s CEO Mohit Malhotra among Forbes Middle East’s 2017 list of Arab World’s leading Indian Executives

Mohit Malhotra, CEO of Dabur International, has been named among Top 50 Indian Executives in the Arab World 2017, a coveted list unveiled recently by the Forbes Middle East. He ranks 22 in the coveted list of the most dynamic,

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TIME | TALENT | ENERGY

Overcome Organizational Drag and Unleash Your Team’s Productive Power By Bain & Company Strategists Michael Mankins and Eric Garton  “A concise and practical guide for managing scarce resources and unlocking the full potential of your organization, TIME | TALENT |

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TIME | TALENT | ENERGY

Overcome Organizational Drag and Unleash Your Team’s Productive Power By Bain & Company Strategists Michael Mankins and Eric Garton  “A concise and practical guide for managing scarce resources and unlocking the full potential of your organization, TIME | TALENT |

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Milaha Launches Door-To-Door Shipping Service Between Qatar & UAE

Offers fully-managed, cost-efficient solution for SMEs  Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime transport and logistics conglomerate, has launched a door-to-door shipping service between Qatar and UAE, and vice versa. Mainly targeting SMEs in the automotive spare parts, fashion retail, and the Fast-Moving

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Milaha Launches Door-To-Door Shipping Service Between Qatar & UAE

Offers fully-managed, cost-efficient solution for SMEs  Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime transport and logistics conglomerate, has launched a door-to-door shipping service between Qatar and UAE, and vice versa. Mainly targeting SMEs in the automotive spare parts, fashion retail, and the Fast-Moving

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CFI Group Holding Launches Its Dubai Subsidiary: Credit Financier Invest (DIFC) Limited

CFI Group Holding, the leading investment and trading corporation is delighted to announce the launch of its latest subsidiary company: Credit Financier Invest (DIFC) Ltd. (CFI-DIFC), based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), CFI-DIFC

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CFI Group Holding Launches Its Dubai Subsidiary: Credit Financier Invest (DIFC) Limited

CFI Group Holding, the leading investment and trading corporation is delighted to announce the launch of its latest subsidiary company: Credit Financier Invest (DIFC) Ltd. (CFI-DIFC), based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), CFI-DIFC

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Ericsson report: 0.6 BILLION DOLLAR business opportunities in 5G FOR Lebanon ict players

In a new report from Ericsson, ICT players who leverage 5G to digitalize industries can capture business worth 0.6 Billion US dollars by 2026 in Lebanon. The report is titled “The 5G business potential – Industry digitalization and the untapped

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Ericsson report: 0.6 BILLION DOLLAR business opportunities in 5G FOR Lebanon ict players

In a new report from Ericsson, ICT players who leverage 5G to digitalize industries can capture business worth 0.6 Billion US dollars by 2026 in Lebanon. The report is titled “The 5G business potential – Industry digitalization and the untapped

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Ajman DED adopts Trade Names Booking system to promote emirate’s economic & investment attractiveness

Unified system for booking of trade names & economic licenses part of e-integration with Ministry of Economy To significantly boost the promotion of the competitiveness and attractiveness of the local business and investment sectors, the Department of Economic Development –

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Ajman DED adopts Trade Names Booking system to promote emirate’s economic & investment attractiveness

Unified system for booking of trade names & economic licenses part of e-integration with Ministry of Economy To significantly boost the promotion of the competitiveness and attractiveness of the local business and investment sectors, the Department of Economic Development –

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SABIC Partners with DuPont to Enhance EHS Performance

SABIC is collaborating with DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) to accelerate progress towards becoming a world leader in environment, health and safety (EHS) performance. “SABIC’s EHS achievements in recent years have been impressive,” said Ahmed Al-Shaikh, Executive Vice President, Corporate Manufacturing,

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SABIC Partners with DuPont to Enhance EHS Performance

SABIC is collaborating with DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) to accelerate progress towards becoming a world leader in environment, health and safety (EHS) performance. “SABIC’s EHS achievements in recent years have been impressive,” said Ahmed Al-Shaikh, Executive Vice President, Corporate Manufacturing,

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Huge growth opportunity in Saudi Arabia’s USD 20-billion facilities management sector, says MEFMA

Kingdom biggest spender in GCC for FM services  The facilities management (FM) sector in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) remains a largely untapped market, an ‘emerging giant’ that offers huge growth opportunities for regional FM players looking to expand

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Huge growth opportunity in Saudi Arabia’s USD 20-billion facilities management sector, says MEFMA

Kingdom biggest spender in GCC for FM services  The facilities management (FM) sector in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) remains a largely untapped market, an ‘emerging giant’ that offers huge growth opportunities for regional FM players looking to expand

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Ministry of Economy discusses stronger economic cooperation with Germany during meeting on sidelines of Hannover Messe

Al Saleh: ‘Transport, industry & innovation are priority sectors of mutual economic interest’ H.E. Abdullah Al Saleh, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy for Foreign Trade and Industry, discussed ways to further develop economic and trade relations with Germany during

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Ministry of Economy discusses stronger economic cooperation with Germany during meeting on sidelines of Hannover Messe

Al Saleh: ‘Transport, industry & innovation are priority sectors of mutual economic interest’ H.E. Abdullah Al Saleh, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy for Foreign Trade and Industry, discussed ways to further develop economic and trade relations with Germany during

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City of Helsinki Advances 3D City Initiative with Bentley’s Reality Modeling

The City of Helsinki is mid-way through an initiative to capture the city and create a new 3D city model that is scheduled to be completed in 2017. Helsinki has a long tradition of 3D city modeling, dating back to

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City of Helsinki Advances 3D City Initiative with Bentley’s Reality Modeling

The City of Helsinki is mid-way through an initiative to capture the city and create a new 3D city model that is scheduled to be completed in 2017. Helsinki has a long tradition of 3D city modeling, dating back to

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Inaugural Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 kicks off today

Highlights include investment trends, challenges in investment portfolios & new opportunities across region The inaugural Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 kicks off today (Wednesday, April 19, 2017) at the St. Regis, Al Habtoor City in Dubai to explore the

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Inaugural Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 kicks off today

Highlights include investment trends, challenges in investment portfolios & new opportunities across region The inaugural Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 kicks off today (Wednesday, April 19, 2017) at the St. Regis, Al Habtoor City in Dubai to explore the

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TRL study in partnership with Qatar Ministry of Municipality and Environment, Ashghal and Qatar Steel and provides solutions to improve sustainable development

Large quantities of slag are produced yearly–exceeding 350 thousand tonnes with stockpile of over 1.6 million tonnes TRL research shows innovative new uses of steel slag in asphalt, concrete and unbound construction applications  TRL, the global centre for innovation in

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TRL study in partnership with Qatar Ministry of Municipality and Environment, Ashghal and Qatar Steel and provides solutions to improve sustainable development

Large quantities of slag are produced yearly–exceeding 350 thousand tonnes with stockpile of over 1.6 million tonnes TRL research shows innovative new uses of steel slag in asphalt, concrete and unbound construction applications  TRL, the global centre for innovation in

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Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 puts spotlight on investment flow in MENA private equity

Forum to discuss financing economic growth, MENA women in finance, challenges of building regional portfolio, venture capitals and sectoral outlook The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) private investment community is set to address the regional investments’ future direction at

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Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 puts spotlight on investment flow in MENA private equity

Forum to discuss financing economic growth, MENA women in finance, challenges of building regional portfolio, venture capitals and sectoral outlook The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) private investment community is set to address the regional investments’ future direction at

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Imdaad to participate at Careers UAE 2017 as part of commitment to Emiratization and UAE Vision 2021

FM company targets to increase number of Emirati managers to seven per cent this year Imdaad, the GCC’s leading integrated facilities management (FM) company based in Dubai, is planning to increase the number of its Emirati employees holding junior, middle,

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Imdaad to participate at Careers UAE 2017 as part of commitment to Emiratization and UAE Vision 2021

FM company targets to increase number of Emirati managers to seven per cent this year Imdaad, the GCC’s leading integrated facilities management (FM) company based in Dubai, is planning to increase the number of its Emirati employees holding junior, middle,

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Giving Youth the Entrepreneurial Skills for a Better Future

Starbucks forms the largest coalition of experts to support youth across the Middle East and North Africa region These days many youth look at starting-up their own businesses as their alternative way to economic opportunity, and achieving prosperity for themselves

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Giving Youth the Entrepreneurial Skills for a Better Future

Starbucks forms the largest coalition of experts to support youth across the Middle East and North Africa region These days many youth look at starting-up their own businesses as their alternative way to economic opportunity, and achieving prosperity for themselves

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Rafiah Ibrahim named president and Head of market area Middle East and Africa FOR ERICSSON

Ericsson announced the appointment of Rafiah Ibrahim as President and Head of the newly created Market Area Middle East and Africa. The appointment follows a review of the Ericsson’s business strategy and changes to the Executive team. Ibrahim, who has

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Rafiah Ibrahim named president and Head of market area Middle East and Africa FOR ERICSSON

Ericsson announced the appointment of Rafiah Ibrahim as President and Head of the newly created Market Area Middle East and Africa. The appointment follows a review of the Ericsson’s business strategy and changes to the Executive team. Ibrahim, who has

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Imdaad signs AED 4-million integrated facilities management contract with Dubai Maritime City

Three-year agreement shows company’s capability to deliver quality-driven FM solutions to shipping & oil and gas sectors Imdaad, the GCC’s leading integrated facilities management (FM) company based in Dubai, was recently awarded a three-year contract worth approximately AED 4 million

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Imdaad signs AED 4-million integrated facilities management contract with Dubai Maritime City

Three-year agreement shows company’s capability to deliver quality-driven FM solutions to shipping & oil and gas sectors Imdaad, the GCC’s leading integrated facilities management (FM) company based in Dubai, was recently awarded a three-year contract worth approximately AED 4 million

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Middle East’s first online marketplace for creative business professionals launched

Registered professionals in digital graphics, video production and animation, writing and translation, software and web development, online marketing and advertising, and a host of other services will enjoy access to a wide range of businesses, wider flexibility, an additional source

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Middle East’s first online marketplace for creative business professionals launched

Registered professionals in digital graphics, video production and animation, writing and translation, software and web development, online marketing and advertising, and a host of other services will enjoy access to a wide range of businesses, wider flexibility, an additional source

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Ericsson simplifies organization and Names Executive Team

Simplified organizational structure and appointments to Executive Team will help drive execution of company strategy New Business Areas, Market Areas and Executive Team effective April 1, 2017 In line with the business strategy announced today, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) is simplifying

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Ericsson simplifies organization and Names Executive Team

Simplified organizational structure and appointments to Executive Team will help drive execution of company strategy New Business Areas, Market Areas and Executive Team effective April 1, 2017 In line with the business strategy announced today, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) is simplifying

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Falconcity of Wonders to connect Chinese with top Dubai projects as Platinum Sponsor of Dubai Property Show China

Chinese overseas real estate investments rise more than 50 per cent to USD 33 billion Falconcity of Wonders LLC, the developer of Falconcity of Wonders (FCW), the multipurpose megaproject currently being built in Dubai, has confirmed its participation at the

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Falconcity of Wonders to connect Chinese with top Dubai projects as Platinum Sponsor of Dubai Property Show China

Chinese overseas real estate investments rise more than 50 per cent to USD 33 billion Falconcity of Wonders LLC, the developer of Falconcity of Wonders (FCW), the multipurpose megaproject currently being built in Dubai, has confirmed its participation at the

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Lucrative USD 322 billion private equity investments in emerging markets remain elusive for Middle East

Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 addresses private investments’ role in accelerating regional development  MENA posts USD 1.5 billion worth of deals in 2015  Forum explores gender diversity and success of MENA women in finance  A first of its kind

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Lucrative USD 322 billion private equity investments in emerging markets remain elusive for Middle East

Private Equity Forum & Awards 2017 addresses private investments’ role in accelerating regional development  MENA posts USD 1.5 billion worth of deals in 2015  Forum explores gender diversity and success of MENA women in finance  A first of its kind

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