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The UAE capital is luring producers with juicy bait – the Abu Dhabi Film Commission offers first international projects a 30 per cent cash-back rebate on productions.
July 30, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Abu Dhabi has been focusing on growing its media industry in the past few years – as part of its diversification away from an oil economy.

October 17, 2011

Jotun
08:50 GMT
(press release)

Jotun Paints has revealed that it will be showcasing the ‘Woodshield’ range across the Middle East region’s wood industry professionals during Abu Dhabi International Wood and Wood Machinery Show.

The first award: ‘Most Admired Retail Professional of the Year,’ was presented to Rizwan Sajan, Founder and Chairman, Danube Group by Rashid Doleh, Executive Director, Dalma Mall, while the second award, ‘Most Admired Retailer-Home & Office Improvement,’ was presented to Rizwan Sajan and Adel Sajan, Director, Danube BUILDMART by Mohammad Abdullah, Managing Director for Media Cluster, Dubai Media City
07:57 GMT
(press release)

Danube BUILDMART won two awards during this year’s edition of the ‘Images Retail ME Awards 2011,’ which was held recently at the Meydan Hotel.

October 16, 2011

Al Rabie Saudi Foods
09:57 GMT
(press release)

A Saudi company has announced that it has presented new insights about the nutritional value of soybeans during its participation at the recently concluded Scientific Conference.

The RAK Ceramics showcase at the Castorama Fair 2011 was headlined by latest top-of-the-line products such as Prism and Sensation in the unique tile size of 25 x70
07:48 GMT
(press release)

RAK Ceramics has reaffirmed its strong presence in the European market following a successful showcase of its latest collections at the Castorama Fair 2011 in France.

The agreement was signed by Ahmed El Sheikh, General Manager of PepsiCo-Jordan, and Khalil Al-Salem, Secretary General of JFA, in the presence of Hawar Hijazi, the Company’s Human Resources Manager, Mohammad Arabiyat, the Company’s Public Relations Manager, and Mohannad Mahadeen, the Association’s Marketing & Communication Manager
07:16 GMT
(press release)

PepsiCo-Jordan renewed its sponsorship agreement with Jordan Football Association (JFA) for another year.

October 13, 2011

Dr. Khater Massaad, CEO of RAK Ceramics
11:56 GMT
(press release)

The 8th Annual International Business Awards 2011 has bestowed an Honorary Stevie Award to Dr. Khater Massaad for his achievements as the visionary CEO behind the success of RAK Ceramics.

World Cyber Games Championship
11:05 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Levant announced its official sponsorship of Jordan’s second International World Cyber Games Championship, which is scheduled to start on the 13th of October 2011, at Zara Expo.

Intel's dancing robots have been a popular visitor attraction at the show
08:43 GMT
(press release)

Retailers are offering spectacular deals at GITEX Shopper as some of the world’s best loved electronics brands compete to attract the thousands of consumers flocking to Dubai Airport Expo.

Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA and Young Soo Kim, President of Samsung Gulf Electronics during the signing
08:09 GMT
(press release)

Samsung and DEWA established an exclusive partnership which allows customers to utilize and benefit from DEWA services through a tailored application on Samsung Smart TV’s.

October 12, 2011

Silkor Customer
07:21 GMT
(press release)

Silkor, the region’s largest laser medical chain has confirmed participation at the Najah 2011 careers, training and higher education exhibition.

Panasonic
07:07 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Corporation announced today to collect "Messages of Hope" from around the world to encourage children in disaster areas, from October 6 to December 31, 2011.

October 11, 2011

Bill McDermott, Co-CEO and Executive Board Member, SAP
11:53 GMT
(press release)

Bill McDermott – Co-CEO and executive board member of German IT giant SAP – has confirmed plans deliver a keynote speech on IT-driven innovation in the United Arab Emirates on 19 October.

General Electric Healthcare
09:46 GMT
(press release)

GE Healthcare plans to dedicate US$1 billion of its total R&D budget over the next five years to expand its advanced cancer diagnostic and molecular imaging capabilities.

Pfizer
09:11 GMT
(press release)

This year, under the theme of "The Great Push: Investing in Mental Health", World Mental Health Day aimed to encourage communities to elevate understanding of the impact of mental health disorders.

Samsung
07:38 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, today announced that it has formed an exclusive partnership with Dubai Media Incorporated.