Al Bawaba - Company News and Press Releases http://www.albawaba.com/business/%2A en Omnix International announces Middle East availability of Autodesk’s new AutoCAD 2015 edition http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/omnix-international-autodesk-593650 <p>Omnix International, the MENA region’s leading provider of computer aided engineering solutions, has announced the Middle East availability of Autodesk’s new AutoCAD 2015 edition, the latest release from one of the world’s leading Computer Aided Design (CAD) applications. Dubbed as the most ambitious redesign of the AutoCAD interface in over a decade, the enhancements included in this latest software release will allow customers to connect workflows across integrated desktop, cloud and mobile solutions.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/omnix-international-autodesk-593650" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Dr_Jayant_Deshpande.JPG" alt="Dr. Jayant Deshpande, Director - CAE Division, Omnix International" title="Dr. Jayant Deshpande, Director - CAE Division, Omnix International" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/communigate-middle-east">CommuniGate Middle East</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/omnix-international-autodesk-593650" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/omnix-international-autodesk-593650#comments BUSINESS Industry Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:54:44 +0000 593650 at http://www.albawaba.com Customers on du network all set for a new experience as du completes 800MHz trial http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/du-network-customers-593637 <p>In its efforts to enhance the user experience on its 4G LTE network, du - the Middle East’s fastest growing telecommunications service provider announced yet another milestone with the successful field test for LTE-A Carrier Aggregation between the 800MHz band and the 1800MHz band, a new mobile broadband technology that is aimed at providing greater speed and reliability to mobile subscribers across the UAE.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/du-network-customers-593637" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Saleem_Al_Balooshi.jpg" alt="Saleem Al Balooshi, Executive Vice President of Network Development and Operation, du" title="Saleem Al Balooshi, Executive Vice President of Network Development and Operation, du" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/du-network-customers-593637" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/du-network-customers-593637#comments BUSINESS IT & Telecom Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:52:58 +0000 593637 at http://www.albawaba.com Emirates innovates with inflight entertainment for the visually impaired http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-inflight-entertainment-593586 <p>Emirates, the global connector of people and places, continues to set industry standards by becoming the first airline to introduce Audio Description on movies for visually impaired customers on its inflight entertainment system, ice Digital Widescreen.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/emirates-inflight-entertainment-593586" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/ice_Digital_Widescreen.jpg" alt="ice Digital Widescreen" title="ice Digital Widescreen" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-inflight-entertainment-593586" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-inflight-entertainment-593586#comments BUSINESS Transport & Shipping Thu, 31 Jul 2014 04:56:47 +0000 593586 at http://www.albawaba.com Bring your home entertainment experience into the 21st century with the Samsung AirTrack http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/samsung-airtrack-593582 <p>Sleek and stylish with its minimalist design, Samsung’s newly launched AirTrack speakers, part of its wireless audio solutions line-up, completes your home entertainment experience with its state of the art audio experience.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/samsung-airtrack-593582" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/HW-F551_002_Front2_Silver.jpg" alt="Samsung AirTrack" title="Samsung AirTrack" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/fleishman-hillard">Fleishman-Hillard</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/samsung-airtrack-593582" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/samsung-airtrack-593582#comments BUSINESS Industry Thu, 31 Jul 2014 04:51:21 +0000 593582 at http://www.albawaba.com The new Yahoo app delivers better mobile content discovery now on Android and iPhone http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/yahoo-app-android-iphone--593581 <p class="Normal1">Yahoo is introducing the new Yahoo app for Android and iPhone that brings the best of the web with an experience designed for your phone.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/yahoo-app-android-iphone--593581" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Yahoo_app_2.png" alt="Yahoo App" title="Yahoo App" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/hill-knowlton">Hill &amp; Knowlton</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/yahoo-app-android-iphone--593581" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/yahoo-app-android-iphone--593581#comments BUSINESS Industry Thu, 31 Jul 2014 04:47:52 +0000 593581 at http://www.albawaba.com Dubai Public Library’s summer programme to nurture children’s social and personal skills http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/dubai-public-library-593479 <p>The Dubai Public Library, owned and managed by the Dubai Culture &amp; Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated Authority for culture, arts, and heritage, is giving children across Dubai the opportunity to nurture their social and personal skills through its annual summer programme, held under the theme ‘Our Summer is Arts &amp; Culture.’&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/dubai-public-library-593479" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Dubai_public_library.jpg" alt="Dubai Public Library" title="Dubai Public Library" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/asdaa-burson-marsteller">ASDA&#039;A Burson-Marsteller</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/dubai-public-library-593479" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/dubai-public-library-593479#comments BUSINESS Retail & Services Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:28:34 +0000 593479 at http://www.albawaba.com ASUS announces Strix DSP, Strix Claw, Strix Tactic Pro and Strix Glide Series http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/asus-strix-593478 <p>ASUS today announced Strix DSP, a gaming headset with audio station, Strix Claw optical gaming mouse, Strix Tactic Pro mechanical gaming keyboard and Strix Glide Control and Glide Speed gaming mouse pads. The new products follow the recent launches of the Strix Pro gaming headset and Strix R9 280 and GTX 780 graphic cards, completing the Strix gaming-gear line-up that sharpens gamers’ hearing and places everything under their control.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/asus-strix-593478" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/asus_logo1.jpg" alt="ASUS" title="ASUS" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/asus-strix-593478" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/asus-strix-593478#comments BUSINESS IT & Telecom Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:23:46 +0000 593478 at http://www.albawaba.com Gulf International Bank reports first half profit of US$50.2 million http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/gulf-international-bank-profit-593363 <p>Gulf International Bank B.S.C. (GIB) reported consolidated net income after tax of US$50.2 million for the six months ended 30th June 2014, compared to US $60.6 million in the prior year period. Net income after tax in the second quarter was US$21.1 million.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/gulf-international-bank-profit-593363" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/big_Gulf_International_Bank01.gif" alt="Gulf International Bank" title="Gulf International Bank" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/trans-arabian-creative-communications">Trans-Arabian Creative Communications</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/gulf-international-bank-profit-593363" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/gulf-international-bank-profit-593363#comments BUSINESS Banking & Finance Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:14:04 +0000 593363 at http://www.albawaba.com Al Bustan Centre and Residence showcases property’s new look http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/al-bustan-centre-property-593359 <p>Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel apartments among tourists and businessmen located in the heart of Dubai, will now have a new and more vibrant look with the near completion of its major renovation.</p> <p>The renovation, which will be completed by August 2014 with a cost of AED15-million, is aimed at enhancing the holiday experience of the hotel guests by bringing in state-of-the-art facilities and improving the comfort and convenience of their stay.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/al-bustan-centre-property-593359" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/1_Bedroom_1_r.jpg" alt="Al Bustan Centre and Residence" title="Al Bustan Centre and Residence" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/idea-agency">The Idea Agency</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/al-bustan-centre-property-593359" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/al-bustan-centre-property-593359#comments BUSINESS Tourism & Hospitality Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:03:14 +0000 593359 at http://www.albawaba.com Emirates partners with Portuguese Football Giant Benfica http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-portuguese-football-giant-benfica-593338 <p>Emirates, a connector of people and their passions, and Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Benfica), Portugal’s most successful football club, have signed a three-year agreement. Emirates is now the Official Airline Partner of the club until 2016.&nbsp;</p> <p>The deal comes just two years after Emirates began flights to Portugal, and highlights the airline’s on-going commitment to expand its presence in the country. Lisbon joined the Emirates network in July 2012.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/emirates-portuguese-football-giant-benfica-593338" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Hubert_Frach_and_Domingos_Soares_de_Oliveira_signing_the_partnership_contract.JPG" alt="Hubert Frach and Domingos Soares de Oliveira, signing the partnership contract" title="Hubert Frach and Domingos Soares de Oliveira, signing the partnership contract" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-portuguese-football-giant-benfica-593338" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-portuguese-football-giant-benfica-593338#comments BUSINESS Transport & Shipping Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:57:45 +0000 593338 at http://www.albawaba.com Emirates unveils Kuwait A380 behind the scenes video http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-kuwait-a380-593164 <p>Cabin crew have just 20 minutes to deliver Emirates’ in-flight service on the world’s shortest A380 flight.</p> <p>This is just one of the behind the scenes insights provided by a short video made around the launch of Emirates’ A380 service to Kuwait.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YxHY6atLwnQ&amp;feature=youtu.be" target="_blank">Click here to see the video</a>.</p> <p>UAE National A380 Captain,&nbsp;Mohammed Al Khayat, is shown enjoying family moments at home before embarking on another trip behind the controls of the world’s largest passenger jet.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/emirates-kuwait-a380-593164" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/_DSC7548.jpg" alt="Emirates’ inaugural A380 flight at Kuwait International Airport" title="Emirates’ inaugural A380 flight at Kuwait International Airport" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-kuwait-a380-593164" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/emirates-kuwait-a380-593164#comments BUSINESS Transport & Shipping Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:25:00 +0000 593164 at http://www.albawaba.com ASUS Republic of Gamers announces swift PG278Q gaming monitor http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/asus-republic-gamers-593142 <p>ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the Swift PG278Q Gaming Monitor, a 27-inch WQHD display with a 144Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time to cater to the graphical requirements of today’s fast paced games. It boasts gamer-centric features for a better gameplay experience, NVIDIA G-SYNC Technology for smooth, fluid visuals, as well as exquisite and ergonomic design touches.</p> <p><strong>The world’s first and only WQHD G-SYNC fast gaming monitor</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/asus-republic-gamers-593142" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/asus_logo1.jpg" alt="ASUS" title="ASUS" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/asus-republic-gamers-593142" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/asus-republic-gamers-593142#comments BUSINESS IT & Telecom Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:15:34 +0000 593142 at http://www.albawaba.com LG redefines typing experience with LG’s smart keyboard update http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/lg-smart-keyboard-593140 <p>LG Electronics’ (LG) universally praised Smart Keyboard for G3 received a significant update following its global rollout. The additional features gave G3 owners a host of enhancements which have rarely been found on OEM keyboards.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/lg-smart-keyboard-593140" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/LG_G3.JPG" alt="LG G3" title="LG G3" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/polaris-public-relations">Polaris Public Relations</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/lg-smart-keyboard-593140" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/lg-smart-keyboard-593140#comments BUSINESS Industry Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:12:02 +0000 593140 at http://www.albawaba.com CIMA introduces new assessment model and offers attractive enrollment rates http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/cima-assessment-model-593133 <p>The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) has announced several new opportunities for students and professionals across the GCC to acquire the globally certified qualification at special rates if enrolled before 31 July 2014.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/cima-assessment-model-593133" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/cima_new_size.jpg" alt="CIMA" title="CIMA" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/ketchum">Ketchum</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/cima-assessment-model-593133" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/cima-assessment-model-593133#comments BUSINESS Banking & Finance Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:43:52 +0000 593133 at http://www.albawaba.com RJ to shut down Delhi, Mumbai and Lagos http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/royal-jordanian-delhi-mumbai-lagos-593063 <p>Royal Jordanian announces its plan to stop its services to Delhi, Mumbai and Lagos, in light of the airline’s restructuring plan, including its route network.&nbsp;</p> <p>RJ will stop operating to Mumbai on&nbsp;September 10, to Lagos on&nbsp;October 10, and to Delhi on&nbsp;October 31, this year. With the closure of the three destinations, the RJ routes will count 51.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/royal-jordanian-delhi-mumbai-lagos-593063" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/royal_jordanian_RJ_new.jpg" alt="Royal Jordanian" title="Royal Jordanian" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/royal-jordanian-delhi-mumbai-lagos-593063" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/royal-jordanian-delhi-mumbai-lagos-593063#comments BUSINESS Transport & Shipping Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:27:44 +0000 593063 at http://www.albawaba.com QAIA welcomes over 3.5 million passengers during H1 2014 http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/qaia-passengers-593047 <p>Airport International Group (AIG)- the Jordanian company responsible for the rehabilitation, expansion and operation of Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) -has released QAIA's traffic statistics for H1 2014, which showed continued robust growth in terms of passenger and aircraft figures.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/qaia-passengers-593047" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/AIG_new.jpg" alt="Airport International Group" title="Airport International Group" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/bidaya-corporate-communications">Bidaya Corporate Communications</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/qaia-passengers-593047" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/qaia-passengers-593047#comments BUSINESS Transport & Shipping Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:07:47 +0000 593047 at http://www.albawaba.com Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel celebrates Eid Al Fitr with an International Buffet http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/sheraton-amman-eid-al-fitr-593042 <p>The Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel will celebrate Eid Al Fitr this year by offering guests a special buffet on Eid days.</p> <p>A wonderful welcoming atmosphere awaits at the Spice Garden where the the International Lunch Buffet includes dishes and delicacies from all around the world.</p> <p>Guests will enjoy Eid vacation can celebrate with loved ones at the multi cuisine restaurant while listening to live music knowing that their children are being entertained in an area dedicated for their pleasure.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/sheraton-amman-eid-al-fitr-593042" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Sheraton_Amman.jpg" alt="The Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel" title="The Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/trans-arabian-creative-communications">Trans-Arabian Creative Communications</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/sheraton-amman-eid-al-fitr-593042" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/sheraton-amman-eid-al-fitr-593042#comments BUSINESS Tourism & Hospitality Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:58:30 +0000 593042 at http://www.albawaba.com Al-Futtaim Motors celebrates the arrival of Toyota Avanza with six Emirati families http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/al-futtaim-motors-toyota-avanza-593038 <p>Six Emirati families were among the first to enjoy the all-new Toyota Avanza, as part of Al-Futtaim Motors’ ‘Joy of Ramadan’ drive.</p> <p>During the month-long campaign, six Emirati families from across the UAE received new 7-seat Avanza MPVs just few days after the new vehicle made its first entry to the UAE market.</p> <p>Aimed at making reliable and affordable mobility available to a larger segment of the society, the initiative empowers members of the UAE community with the right transport means to better manage their daily lives.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/al-futtaim-motors-toyota-avanza-593038" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Avanza_Ramadan-1.jpg" alt="Toyota Avanza" title="Toyota Avanza" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-mentioned-companies"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/toyota">Toyota</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gulf-marketing-and-services-company">Gulf Marketing and Services Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/al-futtaim-motors-toyota-avanza-593038" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/al-futtaim-motors-toyota-avanza-593038#comments BUSINESS Transport & Shipping Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:53:59 +0000 593038 at http://www.albawaba.com Gulf Bank welcomes third group of trainees to Summer Internship Program http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/gulf-bank-summer-internship-program-593031 <p>In pursuing its corporate social responsibility program, and with a firm belief that Kuwait’s Youth are the backbone to support a transition of Kuwait towards a more diversified beyond oil economy, Gulf Bank is welcoming its third batch of eager young adults that will be undergoing a 5 week Internship Program via ‘Lothan Youth Achievement Center’ (LOYAC) which specializes in preparing youth in Kuwait to assume leadership roles in their future careers.</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/gulf-bank-summer-internship-program-593031" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/GB30614-06_3.jpg" alt="During the event" title="During the event" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/weber-shandwick-public-relations">Weber Shandwick Public Relations</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/gulf-bank-summer-internship-program-593031" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/gulf-bank-summer-internship-program-593031#comments BUSINESS Banking & Finance Sun, 27 Jul 2014 04:52:19 +0000 593031 at http://www.albawaba.com Turkish Airlines’ CEO scoops key industry award http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/turkish-airlines-key-industry-award-592713 <p>Dr. Temel Kotil, CEO of Turkish Airlines, has won the prestigious Executive Leadership category at the 2014 Airline Strategy Awards.&nbsp;</p> <p>The awards took place on [Sunday 13 July] at the Honourable Society of Middle Temple, London. The award recognises a president or chief executive who has demonstrated outstanding strategic thinking and leadership over the course of the past year.</p> <p>In particular, the award takes into account the demonstration of:</p> <p>- Strong team leadership</p> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-headline-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/business/pr/turkish-airlines-key-industry-award-592713" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb imagecache-linked imagecache-article_headline_thumb_linked"><img src="http://albawabacdn.albawabamiddleea.netdna-cdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/article_headline_thumb/im/pr_new/Turkish_Airlines_key_industry_award.jpg" alt="During the event" title="During the event" class="imagecache imagecache-article_headline_thumb" width="147" height="147" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-pr-agency"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/trans-arabian-creative-communications">Trans-Arabian Creative Communications</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-attribution"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> © 2014 Al Bawaba (<a href="http://www.albawaba.com">www.albawaba.com</a>) </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/turkish-airlines-key-industry-award-592713" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.albawaba.com/business/pr/turkish-airlines-key-industry-award-592713#comments BUSINESS Transport & Shipping Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:59:06 +0000 592713 at http://www.albawaba.com