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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.

June 8, 2014

The recent Corolla sales is a further reflection of it being the international face of Toyota touching millions of people across the globe on daily basis
14:31 GMT
(press release)

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) today announced that global sales of the Corolla, the world’s most popular car, has reached 1.22 million units in 2013 according to the company’s internal data based on individual vehicle sales reporting from its distributors.

During the meeting
11:06 GMT

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomed a high-profile delegation of 30 Slovak ministers and private sector representatives.

June 4, 2014

Jason Ruehland, Managing Director, Emrill
12:30 GMT
(press release)

Emrill, the leading integrated facilities management provider in the UAE, today announced the appointment of Jason Ruehland as Managing Director, Emrill.

Rafiah Ibrahim Ericsson new president and head of region Middle East and North East Africa
09:29 GMT

Ericsson today appointed Rafiah Ibrahim as the new president and head of region Middle East and North East Africa.

Eco Picture Diary
05:25 GMT

Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) is once again collaborating with Dubai Municipality and Environment Centre for Arab Towns (ECAT) to create awareness of environment conservation.

June 2, 2014

But the prospect of large job cuts at Alitalia and the airline’s debt of at least €800 million have been major hurdles in the talks.
15:47 GMT

Etihad Airways on Sunday said it is pressing ahead with a plan for an equity investment in the struggling Italian carrier Alitalia.

June 1, 2014

Samsung Food ShowCase refrigerator
08:49 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. launched its new Food Showcase refrigerator.

May 28, 2014

Sony  new Cyber-shot H400 compact digital camera
10:05 GMT
(press release)

Sony Middle East and Africa FZE has unveiled the new Cyber-shot H400 with a 63x optical zoom range, the highest ever in a compact digital camera.

Samsung Top Mounted Freezer RT6000
08:37 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co, a global home appliance innovator, announced the latest edition to its premium refrigerator series, the Top Mounted Freezer RT6000,

Canon workshop with Kenyan professional photographer Osborne Macharia
07:43 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East put the spotlight on wireless flash/studio photography, on-location lighting, direction and basic editing at the Light Freaks Workshop held with renowned Kenyan professional photographer, Osborne Macharia.

May 27, 2014

Toshiba KIRA
10:02 GMT
(press release)

Toshiba Gulf FZE launches today the KIRA, a 13.3-inch touchscreen Ultrabook that combines elegant design, meticulous craftsmanship and unparalleled performance.

May 26, 2014

The Jaguar F-TYPE Coupé launch in Saudi Arabia follows a 42 percent jump in Jaguar sales recorded for MYNM in the last fiscal year
23:12 GMT

Immediately recognizable, the vehicle was built on the design of the stunning C-X16 concept sports Coupé and the F-TYPE Convertible – winner of the 2013 World Car Design of the Year award.

The statement added that inspectors also discovered that the vessel’s piping arrangement had been modified in a prohibited manner so as to allow oil sludge to be pumped directly overboard.
22:19 GMT

“The defendant violated environmental laws that protect our marine environment from harmful pollution,” said US Attorney for the District of Delaware Charles M. Oberly III.

During the event
10:36 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics celebrated the launches of household appliances that provide easy, everyday ways to conserve energy, reduce water usage, and create happier homes.

Canon ME supports 11th CSR Summit Dubai 2014
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East, a world leader in imaging solutions, supported the 11th CSR Summit in Dubai.