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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.

May 14, 2014

Sony DSLR-style Cyber-shot Camera
09:38 GMT
(press release)

Sony has introduced its new professional looking DSLR-style Cyber-shot camera, the DSC-HX400V, which packs an extraordinary punch with 50x Optical Zoom and on-board GPS and Wi-Fi without weighing you down.

May 13, 2014

The Samsung KNOX
08:35 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., announced the global availability of KNOX 2.0, the company’s end-to-end secure mobile platform designed to provide advanced data and privacy protection for enterprise users.

The Winning Team from Jumeirah College
06:23 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East, a world leader in imaging solutions, supported the second edition of the ‘GEMS Student Voice’ short film competition as part of its long-standing partnership with GEMS Education in the UAE.

The saved itinerary can then be retrieved later on, changed and updated, or booked immediately.
03:55 GMT

Etihad Holidays, a division of Etihad Airways, has launched a new website providing UAE guests with a one-stop-shop that enables them to search, create, and book tailor-made holidays at any time of the day.

Saudia has already privatized five units including catering, cargo, ground services and Saudia aerospace engineering industries.
03:55 GMT

The Shoura Council directed on Monday the General Organization for Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) to present a time-bound plan to Saudize the posts of pilots at the national flag carrier.

May 12, 2014

Philips
09:21 GMT
(press release)

Philips and the Dubai Economic Council (DEC) today launched their community competition ‘Spirit of Innovation’.

May 11, 2014

During the event
07:24 GMT
(press release)

PepsiCo-Jordan hasannounced the winning team of‘The Globe, Our Playfield’ football tournament finals which took place on Saturday 26 April, 2014, at the Applied Science Private University in Amman.

May 7, 2014

“The cultural and historical background of the two nations indicate the close friendship between Iran and China, therefore, media collaboration in all technical and production fields can be developed,” Musavi said.
21:47 GMT

Speaking at the meeting, Musavi pointed to cultural commonalties between the two countries, which help deepen the ties.

May 6, 2014

Canon and Intercol launch showroom in Bahrain
10:32 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East has strengthened its partnership with International Agencies Co. Ltd. (Intercol) to launch the first exclusive Canon showroom and state-of-the-art service centre in Bahrain.

Samsung Gear 2 App
10:24 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics announced that it will be holding a worldwide app challenge for Gear 2 apps, “Samsung Gear App Challenge”, to vitalize the wearable app market.

May 5, 2014

Speculators are the least bullish on the metal in 11 weeks, partly amid signs that the U.S. economy is accelerating out of its winter retreat, government data showed on May 2.
23:19 GMT

On May 1, the price touched $18.685, the lowest since July 8.

Samsung Galaxy S5
10:31 GMT
(press release)

The needs of the modern day phone user are changing as consumers increasingly look to their handsets to cater to both work and play, eliminating the need to carry two devices.

May 4, 2014

DuPont
12:27 GMT
(press release)

The Hague district court issues injunction against DAPRO SAFETY.

May 1, 2014

The steel industry has a strong backing from UAE financial institutions, pushing growth up (File/AFP)
13:52 GMT

Leading steel provider Conares, saw double digit growth in Q1, mainly due to new announcements and projects in the UAE.

April 30, 2014

The move will see the expansion of Saudi Arabia's pharmaceutical industries (File/AFP)
12:30 GMT

Boehringer Ingelheim has entered a joint venture with Saudi's Cigalah and Tabouk, a statement said.