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Transportation from port to the retailer/buyer, how are the boxes placed: dedicated trucks for halal? Mixed with non-halal product boxes?
November 18, 2014 - 20:02 GMT
The halal industry and the certification bodies seem to have missed the boat on cross contamination challenges for halal certified products

March 20, 2013

Abeer Safa, Marketing Manager, Xerox Emirates
11:28 GMT
(press release)

Xerox Emirates highlighted how Managed Print Services can help improve productivity and reduce costs at a round table conference held in collaboration with IDC.

Iron Ore agreement signing ceremony
06:49 GMT

Emirates Steel Industries announced that it has signed a sales contract with Sweden’s LKAB to source quality iron ore pellets beginning 2013.

DP World
06:10 GMT

DP World announced financial results from its global portfolio of marine terminals for the twelve months ending 31 December 2012.

March 18, 2013

General Electric at ME Turbomachinery Symposium
12:15 GMT
(press release)

GE is highlighting its broad spectrum of advanced technologies that enhance operational efficiencies across the oil & gas sector at the Middle East Turbomachinery Symposium held until March 20, 2013.

Xerox Qatar manager - Ahmed al Afiesh with the winners of the third qualifying round in Doha, David Land and Karl Bishop
07:41 GMT
(press release)

Xerox is pleased to announce the winners of the third round of the 2013 Xerox Corporate Golf Challenge, which took place at the Doha Golf Club on 16th March, 2013.

GE Lighting
06:12 GMT
(press release)

GE Lighting is introducing its award-winning ERS LED Scalable Street Lighting range of luminaires to the Middle East region to provide energy efficient roadway lighting.

March 17, 2013

Employees in Bahrain currently enjoy 30 working days holiday per year
11:46 GMT

Firms could challenge the interpretation of Bahrain's Labour Law that currently gives employees 30 working days of annual leave.

Locusts have been spotted across Lebanon, farmers reported
09:02 GMT

Farmers in north and south Lebanon woke up Saturday to swarms of locusts invading their gardens and crops as the Agriculture Ministry said it would investigate the phenomena brought on by the sudden rise in temperatures.

During the event
04:43 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, announced that it has won recognition from the GSM Association for the second year.

March 14, 2013

LEGRIA HF G25 from Canon
08:30 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East enhances its renowned LEGRIA consumer camcorder range with a new flagship model for creative video enthusiasts – the LEGRIA HF G25.

March 13, 2013

Faisal Al-Bannai, CEO, Axiom Telecom
08:04 GMT
(press release)

A new survey by Axiom Telecom and YouGov has found that Samsung is the most popular smartphone brand in Saudi Arabia.

March 12, 2013

Samsung ecobubble Washer
08:28 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. announced the latest technology in home laundry care with the Samsung ecobubble Washer (WF80F5E) with ecobubble technology

March 11, 2013

Will the UAE be home to a fleet of 'civil' drones?
08:39 GMT

“Futuristic” Gulf cities, such as the UAE’s Dubai, are major targets for the civil unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) – or drone, an industry expert revealed on Sunday.

Water plant workers in Jordan are continuing industrial action over pay and conditions
08:28 GMT

Jordan's water workers are continuing industrial action over pay conditions after halting pumping from water stations in the central region of the country.

DP World
04:54 GMT

DP World, in partnership with the Saïd Business School at Oxford University, has led a workshop on scenario planning for its EMBA students.