• Vow to curb fake Japanese products in UAE

    The Japan External Trade Organization (Jetro) and Middle East Intellectual Property Group (ME-IPG) have reaffirmed their commitment to curb the trade of counterfeit Japanese products in the UAE and the wider Middle East region.

  • Work on massive Saudi shipyard begins

    The construction work to build a major shipyard on Saudi Arabia's eastern coast is under way with dredging and associated activities in progress, a partner in the venture has said.

  • EGA recycled 96,000 tonnes of waste in 2017

    Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the UAE outside oil and gas, revealed that it has recycled over 96,000 tonnes of waste in 2017, up from over 77,000 tonnes in 2016.

  • Al Maha Ceramics launches new products

    Al Maha Ceramics, a premium brand of ceramic tiles, recently unveiled its new polished ceramic tiles and rectified tiles at the Big Show Muscat 2018 exhibition.

  • TRA foils 86 cyberattacks in 2 months

    A total of 86 cyberattacks against government, semi-government and private sector entities in the UAE were foiled by the Telecommunications Regulations Authority (TRA) during the first two months of the year, said a report.

  • Milaha plans investments for expansion

    Qatar Navigation (Milaha) will make huge investments for expanding its operations and capabilities in Qatar and overseas as part of a long-term plan to improve efficiency and profitability, said a report.

  • UAE, Egypt discuss opportunties in 13 sectors

    The Joint UAE-Egypt Economic Committee discusseed opportunities, challenges and the potential prospects of cooperation in several vital sectors between the countries during a meeting in Cairo, Egypt, recently.

  • Top Dubai awards attract strong interest

    The 10th cycle of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award and the 2nd cycle of the MRM Business Innovation Award has attracted huge interest from companies in the UAE and GCC, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said.

  • Alba launches ‘Safety ABC’ campaign

    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), the Bahrain-based aluminium smelter, as part of its commitment to safety, recently launched its plant-wide safety, health and environment (SHE) campaign ‘Safety ABC’.

  • GlassPoint Solar appoints new CEO

    GlassPoint Solar, a leading supplier of solar energy to the oil and gas industry, has appointed Steven Moss as its chief executive officer.

  • Eaton wins $1.3m switchgear systems order for Dubai project

    Ireland-based Eaton, a multinational power management company, has been awarded a $1.3-million order to provide complete low-voltage switchgear systems for the ICD Brookfield Place Tower in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), UAE.

  • Business France to debut pavilion at Oman oil show

    Business France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, is launching the first French pavilion at OGWA 2018, the oil and gas sector’s largest event in Oman.

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