Why sustainable agriculture matters
By HE Mariam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Al Mehairi, The Minister of State for Food Security, UAE Sustainable agriculture is at the heart of the comprehensive food security strategies of many nations today as they seek to eliminate hunger within their respective territories, while at the same time ensuring they protect the environment. This practice focuses on providing a sufficient supply of nutritious food to the citizens without adding further pressures on natural resources in the face of exponentially booming populations. Observing the best agricultural practices that promote healthy food production with due regard to the environment is timely and critical to the global ......Read More
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
DuPont Reports Third Quarter Results
3Q19 GAAP EPS from continuing operations of $0.49; Adjusted EPS of $0.96, up 2 percent versus prior year 3Q19 GAAP Income from continuing operations of $372 million; Operating EBITDA of $1.4 billion Operating EBITDA margins improve 20 basis points versus prior year with pricing gains, disciplined cost control and benefits from portfolio actions more than offsetting softer volumes and currency pressure Reiterates full-year guidance for organic revenue of slightly down versus prior year and narrows the guidance range for pro forma adjusted EPS to $3.77 to $3.82 More than $800 million returned to shareholders since June 1 including $600 million of share repurchases November 04, ......Read More
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Three60 Communities wins property management services contract for Muscat Bay
Latest agreement aligns with company’s plans to further expand its operations in the Sultanate of Oman 27 October 2019 – Three60 Communities, a subsidiary of Eltizam Asset Management Group and leading regional service provider in quality and innovative community management, has been awarded another contract after signing an agreement with Muscat Bay to provide community and property management services for the Muscat Bay project. Inspired by Oman’s rich history and warm authentic culture, the development has been designed to become a vibrant cosmopolitan residential community distinct from any other in the Arabian Peninsula and the announcement aligns with Three60 ......Read More
Monday, October 28, 2019
Unique and highly-creative business ideas help four Emirati entrepreneurs shine as top winners at 20 ...
Winning entries announced in awarding ceremony held in the presence of H.E Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and HRH Prince Andrew, Duke of York Winners to represent the UAE in coming Pitch @Palace GCC in Bahrain this November Abu Dhabi, 09 October 2019 The Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (KFED) has announced four innovative Emirati entrepreneurs as the top winners of this year's edition of Pitch@Palace UAE during an awarding ceremony held today (October 09, 2019) at the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi. H.E Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and His Royal Highness (H.R.H.) Prince Andrew, the Duke of York were ......Read More
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Serco Middle East's support towards Emiratization evident in 210 UAE Nationals working at its Dubai ...
Latest milestone aligns with UAE Government’s Emiratization policy under National Agenda 9 October 2019 – Serco Middle East (Serco ME) has announced that the company surpassed another milestone in August 2019 as part of its Dubai Metro contract with the number of UAE nationals working for the Dubai Metro Team increasing to 210. Emirati’s now occupy 40 different roles across the majority of departments and functions and 13 per cent comprise the organisation’s Dubai Metro workforce following the latest recruitment drive. Serco ME have established numerous career development opportunities at all levels in recent years through the introduction of different ......Read More
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Al Falak successfully installs Eaton 9PHD UPS in Saudi Arabia for the first time
Next generation 9PHD UPS unit installed and tested at Ulker Saudi Arabia’s facility Oct 8, 2019- Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co., a leading information technology (IT) and communications solutions provider in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), recently achieved a milestone after successfully completing the installation and testing of Eaton 9PHD 200 kVA heavy-duty industrial UPS for the first time. Al Falak installed the next-generation Eaton 9PHD UPS, which is designed to maintain a steady, uninterrupted, clean power supply, in the manufacturing facility of food manufacturers company Ulker Saudi Arabia. Ahmed Ashadawi, President and CEO, Al Falak, said: ......Read More
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
21st Edition of Women in Leadership Economic Forum (WIL) by Naseba to Unlock Opportunities for Buil ...
Women in Leadership Economic Forum (WIL) by Naseba, the largest female economic empowerment platform in the Middle East will take place in Dubai on October 28 and 29 at the soon to be opened Address Sky View Hotel Dubai. Supported by corporate partners such as Siemens, Allergan, FedEx, Philip Morris, PWC, Emaar and General Motors and co-hosted by Emaar Hospitality, this year’s forum will gather senior executives, men and women who want to shape the economies and societies of tomorrow to ‘Dare to Build a Better Future’, to lead in times of constant change with vision and courage, to learn from those organisations that are closing the gender gap and to build a community of ......Read More
Tuesday, October 1, 2019