UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
DUBAI, UAE: The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) presented its 7th annual Middle East conference with a look at media transformation in the region and issued a call for proposals for innovative projects to support the independent press.
5 Mar 2012 08:12
DUBAI, UAE: The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers has called on Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari to end violence and intimidation against media professionals and take strong measures to end impunity in Pakistan, the world's most dangerous country for journalists.
5 Mar 2012 07:52
DUBAI, UAE: WAN-IFRA, the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers, opened its 7th Annual Middle East Conference in Dubai on Wednesday in the presence of Princess Rym Ali of Jordan, Sheika Intesar Al Sabah of Kuwait, other dignitaries, and nearly 300 publishers, chief editors and other senior newspaper executives from the region and beyond.
1 Mar 2012 09:36
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 agencies. This year the winner is P&G.
28 Feb 2012 10:39
DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai International Advertising Festival, MENA's premier awards and annual platform for learning, inspiration and celebration for the advertising and communications industry, will offer informal and fun evening networking opportunities for all delegates attending next month's event.
27 Feb 2012 11:08
DUBAI, UAE: Malaysia's former deputy prime minister, Anwar Ibrahim, the British public relations guru Lord Bell and the former head of Al Jazeera, Wadah Khanfar, will headline the line-up of 35 speakers from the worlds of politics, public relations and the media when the 20th IPRA (International Public Relations Association) World Congress (PRWC) comes to Dubai next month.
17 Feb 2012 11:21
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