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Micronutrient fortification in fertilizers will be an opportunity for innovation, trade ties and economic stability.
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Fertilizers that can combat nutrition deficiencies will be a major opportunity for GCC producers.

October 20, 2011

Salah Al Isawi, the new Country Managing Director of the Levant and Iraq
08:54 GMT
(press release)

HP Middle East today announced that it has appointed Salah Al Isawi as Country Managing Director of the Levant and Iraq, effective immediately.

October 19, 2011

Abu Dhabi, Casablanca and Mexico City to install new customer transit payment systems
09:43 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi, Casablanca and Mexico City are turning to ACS, A Xerox Company, to make their public transit payment systems more efficient and convenient for millions of riders.

Panasonic
06:52 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Corporation is taking on one of the toughest challenges for its EVOLTA Robot on October 23, 2011 (HAST), titled EVOLTA World Challenge IV.

October 18, 2011

General Electric Healthcare
10:41 GMT
(press release)

GE Healthcare announced the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of an innovative technology to aid the physician in breast cancer diagnosis.

Abdulla Kalban, President & Chief Executive Officer DUBAL, receives the honorary Stevie Award from H E Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qassimi, UAE Minister of Foreign Trade
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Aluminium Company is widely acknowledged as the industrial flagship of the UAE and a significant contributor to the non-oil sector of the economy.

Silkor will attend NAJAH next week to recruit female Emirati graduates
07:10 GMT
(press release)

Lebanese-headquartered Silkor laser medical center will attend the UAE’s largest career fair tomorrow in a bid to recruit 75 female Emirati and Expat graduates that are key to its GCC expansion plan.

October 17, 2011

ecobubble washing machines from Samsung
11:05 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics, a market leader and award-winning innovator in consumer electronics and home appliances, announced the launch of their new washing machine range the ecobubble.

During the opening
10:30 GMT
(press release)

One year on from the announcement that Siemens WLL in Bahrain would establish a service center to facilitate the Middle East’s steel and aluminum industry.

PowerShot SX150 camera from Canon
09:50 GMT
(press release)

Canon announces the launch of the PowerShot SX150 IS, a high resolution, high-zoom digital camera, packed with fun features that make it easy to capture memorable moments in stills and HD movies.

App Cafe
09:36 GMT
(press release)

Eros Group is proud to unveil an improvised smart look of the Samsung Showroom located at the Dubai Mall.

Frans van Houten CEO, Royal Philips Electronics
09:14 GMT
(press release)

Lighting, Healthcare and growth geographies lead revenue increase. EBITA declines from 11.8% Q3 2010 to 6.8% Q3 2011, marginally below Q2 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.