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UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx honours 2014 winners

DUBAI, UAE: The much-anticipated winners of the 8th Dubai Lynx Awards were revealed last night and celebrated at the region's biggest awards ceremony, which was attended by over 1,800 guests.

13 Mar 2014 05:36

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Shortlist for 2014 Festival of Media Global Awards announced

The Festival of Media Global Awards' highly-anticipated shortlist for 2014 is more global than ever before, with the top brands on this year's list coming from the US, the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates, Sweden, and India.

7 Mar 2014 10:13

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Land Rover MENA is Dubai Lynx Advertiser of The Year 2014

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity will present its Advertiser of the Year award to leading luxury automotive manufacturer Land Rover MENA.

26 Feb 2014 10:11

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx announces first jury members

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity has released the first 28 names that make up this year's juries. South Africa is represented in the Design Jury.

3 Feb 2014 09:49

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

SA tops Midas Awards 2013 Award Winners

NEW YORK CITY, US: The Midas Awards World's Best Financial Advertising has announced the 2013 award winners - and so often, South Africa was well represented among the winners.

20 Dec 2013 06:52

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx opens for entries

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity has opened for entries across 15 categories ahead of the 2014 edition of the Festival and Awards, taking place from 9-12 March.

5 Dec 2013 12:55

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Eddie Moutran wins Dubai Lynx Advertising Person 2014 Award

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai International Festival of Creativity, a leading awards for creative excellence in advertising and communications in the Middle East and North Africa, will this year honour Eddie Moutran, Chairman and CEO of Memac Ogilvy Group for the Middle East & North Africa, with the Dubai Lynx Advertising Person 2014 Award.

18 Nov 2013 08:42

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Nokia launches first tablet, new phablets

ABU DHABI, UAE: Nokia, whose handset division is to be acquired by Microsoft, launched its first-ever tablet computer in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday (22 October).

24 Oct 2013 07:57

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx website launches featuring innovations for 2014 festival and awards

DUBAI, UAE: The new website showcasing what's in store at the upcoming Dubai Lynx 2014 Festival and Awards has now launched.

30 Sep 2013 10:48

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Al-Jazeera leads Arab news channels

DOHA, UAE: Al-Jazeera is the Middle East and North Africa's most-watched Arabic-language television channel, according to an independent survey, the Qatar-based broadcaster said earlier this week.

24 May 2013 10:13

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

TNT Express in OMAN launches 'Mobile Worker'

MUSCAT, OMAN: TNT Express in Oman, one of the world leading express service provider companies, has unveiled its state of the art Mobile Worker communication units in Oman which enables drivers to send and receive delivery information in real-time through hand-held scanners throughout Muscat city.

23 May 2013 06:42

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

D&AD Awards: The nominations

LONDON, UK: Here are the nominations for the D&AD Awards. See this year's In Book winners and Nominations below. Yellow Pencil winners will be revealed on Wednesday 12 June at the Awards Ceremony.

22 Apr 2013 11:05

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Increase in IT spending predicted in 2013 for EMEA CIOs

PARIS, FRANCE / BERLIN, GERMANY / WARSAW, POLAND / LONDON, UK / UAE: Research commissioned by Riverbed reveals that 71% of CIOs are increasing investment in IT.

20 Mar 2013 10:35

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx Awards: The winners

DUBAI, USE: The seventh Dubai Lynx Awards Ceremony has taken place with a record crowd of 1,836 industry professionals from the MENA region attending to find out and celebrate this year's winners of the much sought-after Lynx trophies.

15 Mar 2013 16:00

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Al Jazeera English launches news apps for Android Tablet and BlackBerry 10 users

DOHA, QATAR: The full-featured apps will allow smartphone and tablet app users to experience award-winning content from Al Jazeera English

12 Mar 2013 10:09

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx: Batelco is Advertiser of the Year

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai Lynx Advertiser of the Year award is presented to advertisers in the MENA region who have distinguished themselves for inspiring innovative marketing of their products and who embrace and encourage the creative work produced by their agency or agencies. This year the organisers of the Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity have presented the award to Batelco (Bahrain Telecommunications Company).

5 Mar 2013 09:40

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Unmissable 3-day content programme at Dubai Lynx 2013

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai International Festival of Creativity, reputed to be MENA's principal awards for creative communications and the industry's premier annual platform for learning, inspiration and networking, will in just two weeks, bring together an outstanding and world-class line-up of international and regional speakers to address MENA's creative community.

28 Feb 2013 09:53

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Roy Haddad honoured with Dubai Lynx Advertising Person 2013 Award

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity, the leading awards for creative excellence in advertising and communications in the Middle East and North Africa, will this year honour Roy Haddad, Director of WPP MENA, with the Dubai Lynx Advertising Person 2013 Award.

26 Feb 2013 09:50

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx opens for entries

DUBAI, UAE: The annual Dubai Lynx Awards, currently in their seventh year of setting the benchmark for creative excellence in communications in the MENA region, are now accepting entries.

7 Jan 2013 11:23

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Internet regulation in the spotlight in Dubai

WASHINGTON, USA: The freewheeling, unregulated Internet seemed to survive a push for new rules at a UN treaty meeting, but the collapse of talks leaves unanswered questions about the Web's future.

18 Dec 2012 08:02

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

2013 Dubai Lynx delegate registration open

The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity has opened for delegate registrations. Taking place from 10-13 March 2012 at the Madinat Jumeirah Dubai, the festival will offer three days of content with a lineup of seminars given by both global and regional industry leaders.

23 Nov 2012 10:45

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx confirms Sylvia Vitale Rotta and Iain Jacob as jury presidents

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity is reputed to be the leading awards and festival for creative excellence in advertising and communications in the Middle East and North Africa and the must-attend event on the region's industry calendar. Held at the Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, next year's event will take place 10-13 March.

23 Oct 2012 13:10

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

WAN-IFRA launches new programme for Middle East media development

PARIS, FRANCE, DARMSTADT, GERMANY: Newspaper executives from Libya and Egypt are participating in a new training programme from the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA): the Media Professionals Programme, an innovative initiative to equip media executives with the tools to advance their careers and contribute to the growth of strong local media enterprises.

23 Oct 2012 12:55

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx Confirms presidents for Design, Media juries

The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity will be held at the Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai from 10-13 March 2013. Heading up two of the seven juries will be Sylvia Vitale Rotta, CEO of Team Créatif, presiding over the Design jury, and Iain Jacob, president of Dynamic Markets, Starcom MediaVest Group, who will head up the Media jury.

19 Oct 2012 10:07

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

TECOM Investments holds board meeting

DUBAI, UAE: TECOM Investments, the newly instituted Dubai Film and TV Commission, established under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, held its inaugural board meeting on Thursday, 19 July.

24 Jul 2012 10:55

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

NYF International TV & Film Awards announces 2012 winners at NAB

NEW YORK, US: The 55th New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards, announced this year's winning entries at the 2012 awards ceremony on Tuesday, 17 April at the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas. Geoffrey Mason, senior production specialist for ESPN, was awarded the NYF Television & Film Awards Lifetime Achievement Award.

19 Apr 2012 08:02

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Emirates launches new global brand platform

DUBAI, UAE: Emirates has launched a new global brand platform and direction, themed "Hello Tomorrow," which aims to position the global airline as the enabler of global connectivity and meaningful experiences. Emirates is embarking on an integrated marketing communications campaign with a new brand promise as the company continues its evolution from a travel brand to a global lifestyle brand.

3 Apr 2012 10:16

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

9.7 Million Levant users active on Internet

DUBAI, UAE: The emerging Levant makes up a significant 10.1% of MENA Internet population according to research by Effective Measure, a leading provider of digital media planning solutions in emerging markets.

14 Mar 2012 08:34

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx winners announced

DUBAI, UAE: The 6th Dubai Lynx Awards Ceremony took place last night attracting a record number of guests. A crowd of over 1500 were present to find out and celebrate this year's winners of the much sought after Lynx trophies.

8 Mar 2012 11:46

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Dubai Lynx: Over 2000 entries into 2012 awards

DUBAI, UAE: The 6th Dubai Lynx Awards, one of the premier awards celebrating creative excellence in MENA's advertising and communications industry, has received a total of 2037 entries from 17 countries.

5 Mar 2012 08:33

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