Wednesday 28 June 2017

Modhesh World opens for a new season of fun

The new season of Modhesh World - one of the most popular indoor edutainment destinations in the region – recently opened its doors to much fanfare and excitement from both residents of the UAE and visitors from across the globe. The 2017 edition of the highly anticipated e


Truckers DXB to host summer foodie event

Truckers DXB, a food truck movement has teamed up with the Dubai World Trade Centre to hold an event that will host 15 homegrown food trucks serving fusion cuisines and authentic food from all over the world. Truckers Summer Warehouse, the official Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) fo


FedEx, TNT deliver Iftar packs to the needy in UAE

FedEx Express, a global express transportation company, and TNT recently celebrated the spirit of Ramadan by distributing Iftar food packs to less fortunate members of the community within the UAE. In Dubai, FedEx Express participated in a food distribution initiative managed by


Third Point takes $3.4 billion stake in Nestle

Activist investor Daniel Loeb's Third Point has taken a stake of 3.28 billion Swiss francs ($3.4 billion) in Switzerland's Nestle and urged the world's largest packaged-foods company to find ways to accelerate growth, media reports said. The stake amounts to about 1.2


Diplomacy top priority in solving Qatar crisis, says UAE

UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Dr Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash has said that diplomacy is the priority for the solution of the crisis with Qatar despite the Gulf nation's leaking of the demands made by the four Arab countries, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt.


Global halal industry grows 8pc to hit $2.3 trillion

The global halal products and services sector is growing at eight per cent year-on-year to hit $2.3 trillion, higher than the GDP of more than 200 countries in the world, according to recent research.   Of this, about 67 per cent represents the food and beverage


World population to hit 9.8bn by 2050, says report

The world population is now nearly 7.6 billion, up from 7.4 billion in 2015, spurred by the relatively high levels of fertility in developing countries – despite an overall drop in the number of children people have around the globe, according to a report by United Nations.


Arabs give ultimatum to Qatar: shut Al Jazeera, curb Iran ties

Four Arab states - Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt - that imposed a boycott on Qatar have handed the country a list of 13 demands, including closure of Al Jazeera television, curbing ties with Iran besides shutting down a Turkish military base and paying reparations, reported CNN, an


Gemalto, Dessmann in smart lock platform deal

Netherlands-based Gemalto, a leading digital security company, said it is enabling security and reliable connectivity for Germany’s leading global manufacturer of smart locks and safe boxes Dessmann’s new smart lock platform. The new solution being used by Dessmann wi


Etihad Museum offers exclusive Eid experience

The Etihad Museum is offering visitors an exclusive experience that will allow them to discover the Union House, which served as the birthplace of the UAE in 1971, and the Guest House, one of the most famous buildings in Dubai and a well-known landmark throughout the UAE. The two

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