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 “For UAE consumers, the personal fulfilment gained from a holiday or the special experience of attending a major sporting event creates the enriching moments.
October 2, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Overall regional spending on luxury experiences and goods is set to grow in the next 12 months

October 8, 2014

During the event
05:47 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen signed an agreement with Imerys Al-Zayani Fused Minerals, a joint venture between Imerys, a French multinational company, and Al-Zayani Investments to support the newly-established company.

October 7, 2014

Walt Disney Co has come to the rescue of its loss-making subsidiary EuroDisney with a 1 billion-euro ($1.3 billion) funding deal announced on Monday.
12:08 GMT

Euro Disney is currently 40 percent owned by Walt Disney and 10 percent by Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal.

October 6, 2014

During the visit of the Italian delegation to Bee’ah’s waste management centre
10:06 GMT
(press release)

Bee’ah’s executives welcome top Italian delegates to demonstrate the company’s cutting-edge waste management systems and explore new avenues of co-operation

ES- LV95 with 5 blade cutting system for gentle close shave with intelligent shaving sensor
09:39 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF) has launched a new men’s linear electric shaver- the ES-LV95, equipped with a remarkable shaving sensor technology for a simpler, more effective shaving experience.

October 5, 2014

The next edition of the Volvo Ocean Race will be the 12th running of the 40-year-old event, which started in 1973 as the Whitbread Round the World Race
11:31 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (ADOR) finished second in an electrifying Alicante In-Port Race on Saturday, losing out by just six seconds to the Turkish-American entry Team Alvimedica.

Nikon School is a global initiative by Nikon consisting of educational photography classes that aims to enhance the creative and technical skills of photographers
08:54 GMT

The Nikon School initiative from Nikon Middle East at the recently concluded GITEX Shopper 2014 has been a hit among the youth, with students from over 15 schools, including Cambridge International School Dubai, attending sessions to learn more about DSLR photography.

The evening welcomed several dignitaries, corporates and media.
08:27 GMT

Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi hosted an exclusive event of appreciation for a significant number of their clients and supporters as a gesture of gratitude that had a positive impact over the past year on the hotel and contributed towards the success of Hyatt Capital Gate.

Patrons visiting burger joint ny uae’s Dubai outlet, located along Wasl’s City Walk, will experience true Big Apple burger heritage, with its interior of brick walls, fire escape, high ceilings and imported New York lamp post.
07:30 GMT

Visitors to City Walk Dubai and Nation Towers in Abu Dhabi can now celebrate a special Eid break with families and friends in an authentic New York burger bar atmosphere, courtesy of burger joint ny uae.

October 2, 2014

The agreement was signed by H.E. Sami Abdullah Gargash, CEO, Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment, and Jamal Abdullah Lootah, CEO, Imdaad, in the presence of high-ranking executives from both sides
10:15 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad recently signed a five-year strategic agreement with the Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment (MRHE) to offer full and integrated maintenance services for MRHE’s occupied residential units and houses with expired maintenance contracts.

Hazem Mulhim, CEO, EastNets
08:37 GMT
(press release)

EastNets showcased its cutting-edge anti-money laundering solutions during Sibos 2014 which opened on Monday, September 29, 2014 and ended today (Thursday, October 2, 2014).

During the event
06:37 GMT
(press release)

“Abdullah Nass Industrial Services”, a division of the Nass Corporation, signed an agreement with Tamkeen to benefit from cusomised business solutions.

October 1, 2014

Vest made with DuPont Kevlar XP
10:35 GMT
(press release)

DuPont Protection Technologies announced that over one million bullet-resistant vests made with DuPont Kevlar XP have been sold globally since the advanced material was launched at Eurosatory in 2008.

Biolab
09:27 GMT
(press release)

Biolab offers Hemoglobinopathies Screening Panel tests that help diagnose hereditary blood disorders, which result in diminished production of hemoglobin.

Hamad Medical Corporation
08:13 GMT

For 41 year old Qatar resident Lisa Gardiner, a mammogram suggested by her doctor in Australia during her trip home was routine. With no family history of breast cancer, she didn’t think she could be at a risk.

During the event
06:46 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen officially launched its revamped Enterprise Support Programme on Tuesday (Sept 30).