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In spite of being a key provider of food, Asia has received little attention from the Gulf to date
April 9, 2014 - 18:23 GMT
Fearing a disruption in Ukraine’s exports, corn prices rose 20 per cent year-to-date, while wheat prices increased by 13.5 per cent.

March 6, 2011

More than 100 RAK Ceramics employees attended the charitable running event
07:42 GMT
(press release)

RAK Ceramics, the world's largest ceramic tiles & sanitaryware manufacturing company, has announced that it has participated as sponsor of the recently concluded second annual RAK Terry Fox Run.

March 3, 2011

Boeing 777 Freighter
14:12 GMT
(press release)

Hauling everything from giant panda bears to high-performance race cars, the Boeing 777 freighter in its first two years in service is earning the reputation as the work horse of the industry.

KERMEL provides the perfect combination of comfort/safety and aesthetics
13:10 GMT
(press release)

Working together with one of its weaving partners, KERMEL has developed an innovative product that directly meets the expectations of law enforcement officers working in the field.

World market for sun care products to be worth $5.6 billion by 2015
10:49 GMT
(press release)

The global demand for sun care products continues to grow thanks to increasing consumer awareness of the need for skin protection from the sun and ultra-violet rays.

AFC Champions League
10:21 GMT
(press release)

RAK Ceramics has announced that it served as sponsor of the RAK Emirates Club during the team's recent participation in the Asian Football Cup (AFC) Champions League.

Extended Automation System 800xA
08:18 GMT

ABB process automation systems are helping Arab Potash Company expand its extensive potash production and port facilities at the Dead and Red Seas in Jordan.

March 2, 2011

Jeffrey Johnson, President of Boeing Middle East
12:09 GMT
(press release)

The Boeing Company today named Jeffrey Johnson as president of Boeing Middle East. Johnson succeeds Paul Kinscherff, who has been appointed chief financial officer for international finance.

John Bush, Senior Business Operations Manager at Mourjan Marinas IGY
11:40 GMT
(press release)

Mourjan Marinas IGY, the Dubai-based developer and manager of luxury marinas and yachting lifestyle destinations, has announced the appointment of John Bush as its Senior Business Operations Manager.

The Syrian engineers participating in LG's training course
10:16 GMT
(press release)

LG Air Conditioning Academy, the first of its kind in the Middle East, recently held one of its courses to Syrian engineers.

March 1, 2011

Japan Pavilion at Gulfood 2011 will introduce a range of new Japanese beverages to the regional market
12:23 GMT
(press release)

Japan is now looking to consolidate its presence in the Middle East by reaching out to the mass market with a wide range of everyday food products.

Company awarded for Best Stand, Environmental Sustainability initiatives
09:23 GMT
(press release)

Masafi, one of the region’s leading FMCG brands, took the limelight at the Gulfood 2011 Awards ceremony.

February 28, 2011

Nestlé, advocate of food safety
14:30 GMT
(press release)

A leading industry expert opined on the sidelines of the 6th Dubai International Food Safety Conference, which opened today at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Bombardier production line in India
09:57 GMT

Bombardier Aerospace today upped the ante for the rapid delivery of parts to resolve Aircraft on Ground (AOG) situations for its customers in the Middle East and Asia.

Robonaut 2 to start its first mission at the International Space Station
07:41 GMT

About 264 miles above the Earth, Robonaut 2, the dexterous humanoid robot developed by General Motors and the NASA Johnson Space Center has finally arrived at the International Space Station.

February 27, 2011

Saif Mohamed Al Hajeri, CEO of Tawazun Holding
12:57 GMT
(press release)

Tawazun Holding and International Golden Group (IGG) are glad to announce that parties have entered into agreements in 2010 whereby, Tawazun will acquire 26% of the shares in IGG.