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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.
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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.

May 12, 2011

Saeed Fadhel Al Mazrooei, EMAL’s President and CEO receiving the award
10:06 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Aluminium’s Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) department has been honoured with an Innovation Award 2011 by the world’s leading network solutions provider, Cisco.

Winners with the LG Egypt Team
08:40 GMT
(press release)

LG announced today that two lucky Egyptian winners of the ‘ConceptuaLife’ competition 2011 will receive the chance to travel to Dubai.

The consolidated operating result (EBITDA) of EUR 52 million for the first quarter of 2011 was a 9 percent increase
08:28 GMT
(press release)

GROHE, the world's leading premium brand for sanitary fittings, reported consolidated sales of EUR 267 million in the first quarter of 2011.

May 11, 2011

Siegfried Gansslen, CEO of Hansgrohe AG and  Ayman Alshaya, CEO of Alshay Trading Company, during the ribbon cutting ceremony
09:57 GMT
(press release)

As Hansgrohe continues to expand in the Middle East region Saudi Arabian customers will now have full access to Hansgrohe showers, mixers and shower systems through local partner, Alshaya Trading Company.

Walid Gomaa, Storage Works Business Unit Manager of HP Middle East
08:41 GMT
(press release)

HP announced a worldwide early access program for the upcoming HP P6000 Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA) targeted for general availability this summer.

New projector from BenQ
08:10 GMT
(press release)

BenQ underscored its commitment to the Middle East’s education sector at the Gulf Educational Suppliers and Solutions (GSSE) Exhibition 2011.

Anthony Tropeano, CEO of FATA
07:44 GMT

The Italian company FATA, a division of international company Finmeccanica, was awarded a contract worth USD 300 million with Oman Aluminium Rolling Company.

May 10, 2011

The new stylish Canon PowerShot SX230 HS
13:38 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East launches the powerful, compact and stylish Canon PowerShot SX230 HS, allowing you to produce stunning photographs on the move.

Essa Al Maidoor, Chairman of the Society of Engineers - UAE, during the opening
13:34 GMT
(press release)

The 12th edition of Hardware+Tools Middle East opened today at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Bayer's latest intimate care products for women, Canesten Sensicare
11:45 GMT
(press release)

The Consumer Care Division of Bayer HealthCare LLC announced the launch of Canesten Sensicare, the latest addition to Canesten’s worldwide product portfolio in this region.

Prof. Ali Badran lecturing
11:24 GMT
(press release)

Jordan University students joined LG AC Academy’s training workshop in Multi V systems, the first-of-its-kind in the Middle East, for one day at LG Electronics Headquarters.

May 9, 2011

The Pyramid teabag guarantees exceptional taste and indulgent flavors helping women create their own relaxation rituals in a cup
14:22 GMT
(press release)

Lipton, Unilever’s premium beverage brand, has recently introduced their latest innovation, Pyramid Fruit Teas in a new ‘pyramid’ shaped teabag.

This 3D Plasma TV from LG offers viewers a unique pleasure with real-life proximity
11:28 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics launched to market the world-renowned 3D Plasma TV, the first TV to win the global “3D THX” award.

Ahmad Al Tayer, Governor of DIFC, during the inauguration
10:58 GMT
(press release)

ALUMINIUM Dubai 2011, the second edition of the Middle East’s leading aluminium trade show, was inaugurated today by Ahmad Al Tayer, Governor of the Dubai International Financial Centre.

May 8, 2011

In just three years EMAL has developed into one of the world’s largest single site smelters
14:01 GMT
(press release)

As the world meets at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre for the region’s leading aluminium exhibition, Emirates Aluminium, will showcase itself as the UAE’s flagship industrial project.