ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi 2018: previews and predictions

Based at the impressive Yas Marina Circuit, Friday’s ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi kicks off the 2018 WTS season with sprint distance racing for the Elite men (13:36 local time / 09:36 UK time) and women (15:36 local time / 11:36 UK time) on Friday. ( read original story ...)

Dubai among the best in innovation

Dubai climbed a notch higher to rank 14th among 30 global cities in the third Dubai Innovation Index, outperforming major business destinations, including Berlin, Madrid, Shanghai and Sao Paolo. The findings of the latest Index were released by the Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Properties completes marina at Marasi Business Bay project

Dubai Properties has announced the official launch of Marasi Marina, the first fully-operational jetty located at Marasi Drive on the Dubai Water Canal. Spanning an area of 40,000m 2 and a 157-berth, the members-only marina comprises eight interconnected ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Business Events wins 212 bids in 2017

Dubai Business Events (DBE) won 212 bids in the year 2017 which is significantly higher when compared with 2016. With this, Dubai is all set to welcome an additional 95,000 delegates, delivering an economic impact of approximately AED 715 million. ( read original story ...)

Deutsche Bank on hiring spree in Saudi Arabia, UAE

The Frankfurt-based bank plans to hire in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to cover sovereigns and large ... we expect a good increase in deal volume coming to the regional markets this financial year.” International investor interest in Saudi Arabia remains high ... ( read original story ...)

Solar powers Middle East Electricity; 25,000 to attend

“Mega projects are being jump-started across both North Africa and the GCC, while there is increasing acceptance and uptake of rooftop solutions, which have witnessed a ten-fold demand surge in the UAE in the past 12 months alone,” she adds. The solar ... ( read original story ...)

Revealed: Top 5 most powerful Arabs in the UAE

UAE nationals are the largest group in our 2018 Arab Power ... of Mubadala Development Company and International Petroleum Investment Company. He now has a business with $127bn of assets under management, a presence in 13 sectors and more than 30 countries ... ( read original story ...)

UAE MoF throws spotlight on fintech at Finovate Middle East

Held in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Finance and showing off the latest products in action as well as boosting the UAE as an international hub for fintech, FinovateMiddleEast opened today (26 February) and runs for two days at the Madinat Jumeirah ... ( read original story ...)