UAE Archive

Prahlad Kakar gives away awards to Most Promising Brands and Leaders in Asia Awards @ World Brands Summit 2014 [Seminar & Awards] in Dubai, UAE

Arvind Kejriwal, Lord Swraj Paul, Sunil Chettri, Ashwini Ponnappa, TTK Prestige Limited, ICFAI Group, Taj Group of Hotels, Harrison, Vadilal Group, Rasna International, Bright Outdoor, Godrej Properties, Quickheal Technologies, The Hindu Frontline amongst key winners   Dubai, December 30th, 2014 – World Brands Review Corporation, an an​autonomous branding organization, held World Brands Summit 2014 at Crowne

GULF’S DYNAMISM PUTS EUROPE’S OPTICAL INDUSTRY UNDER PRESSURE

Vision-X growth reflects rising number of outlets across the UAE and KSA   Dubai, United Arab Emirates:   The growth of the Gulf’s optical market is leaving Europe in the shade, as the number of outlets across the Middle East continues to rise on-the-back of global optical brands prioritising regional expansion as key revenue drivers

DAFZA hosts Master Class on Empowering Business Growth in the UAE

Free Zone unveil prominent growth & investment opportunities along with its strategy for 2015       Dubai, UAE – November 19, 2014 – Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) successfully hosted a Master Class on ‘Empowering Business Growth in the UAE’ at the Ballroom of Raffles, Dubai earlier this week. Some of the region’s top

Circle K looking to increase presence in UAE with opening of new Abu Dhabi outlets in Q4 2014

 Internationally renowned convenience store operator bullish on expansion strategy that aims to forge new partnerships with local developers, government agencies and landlords   November 19, 2014   Circle K, one of the world’s largest convenience store operators, has revealed its move to increase its presence in the UAE via the opening of four new outlets

Standard Chartered steps up focus on Priority Banking clients

Bank introduces full suite of solutions to select non-resident expatriates in the UAE   UAE, [9 November,] 2014 – Standard Chartered launched recently a comprehensive, personalised and exclusive suite of financial solutions for non-resident Indian and Pakistani expatriates living in the UAE. The launch was announced during the highly acclaimed Rajasthani folk music – ‘The

UAE DRIVER POWERS TO VICTORY AS EMIRATES DESERT CHAMPIONSHIP SHATTERS THREE-WEEK OLD RECORD

 Al Maqoodi sends warning to Al Fahim with second round success; Shipton claims bikes win but third place keeps Al Balooshi ahead in title race   Dubai, UAE, 29 October, 2014:  Ahmad Al Maqoodi powered his way to a convincing cars victory in the Emirates Desert Championship as the national Baja rally series continued on

Standard Chartered Bank hosts second Annual Global Research Briefing sessions for its clients in the UAE

Briefings also held in Jordan, Bahrain and Qatar   UAE –26 October, 2014 – For the second consecutive year,Standard Chartered Bank hosted a Macro-Economic briefing session titled: “Transition and Divergence” for its Corporate, Priority and Private Banking clients at Etihad Towers Hotel, Abu Dhabi on Sunday 26 October. Following the success of those sessions across

GOOGLE GLASS TO MAKE OFFICIAL UAE TRADE SHOW DEBUT AT VISION-X 2014

Middle East’s Largest Optical Event Records 30% Increase in Pre-Registered Visitors and 44% Jump in Country Representation   Business Leader and Retail Intelligence Specialists Hakim Group to Offer Exclusive Insights and Technological Advances in Global Optical Industry at ‘Future in Focus’   Dubai, United Arab Emirates: A significant increase in pre-registered visitors and country representation

Man’oushe Street opens 8th branch in UAE

Company to launch four more restaurants in UAE by end of 2014 October 1, 2014 Man’oushe Street, a popular Middle Eastern restaurant that serves traditional, home-styled street food, has announced the opening of a new branch within Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) Dubai. In line with its aggressive expansion plans in the UAE, the company

Standard Chartered Private Equity announces US$ 75 million equity investment in Topaz Energy and Marine

Investment is fourth in the region and first in the UAE   UAE, 20 August, 2014 – Standard Chartered Private Equity (“SCPE”) announced today the acquisition of a minority stake in Topaz Energy and Marine (Bermuda) (“Topaz”), one of the world’s leading offshore support vessel operators, through an equity investment of US$ 75 million. Topaz