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Gulf retailer to ignite e-commerce competition

Days after Amazon announced the launch of its first Middle East centres, online retailer has gone live in the United Arab Emirates, boosting a rapidly nascent e-commerce sector in the Gulf.

3 Oct 2017


Qatar's packaged food industry to take heavy hit amid diplomatic crisis

Qatar's packaged food industry is expected to take a severe blow following the announcement that Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain are cutting diplomatic ties...

8 Jun 2017


Mondelez inaugurates $90m 'factory of the future' in Bahrain

Snack foods giant Mondelez International has invested $90 million into its newest 'factory of the future' in the Kingdom of Bahrain...

19 Apr 2018


Western Cape showcases at Gulfood in Dubai to promote halal sector

"The region has a rapidly growing population which is opening up tremendous opportunities for Western Cape food and agriculture producers and exporters."

21 Feb 2018


DTI calls on food producers to participate in Gulfood Exhibition

The DTI is urging companies in the agro-processing sector to apply for financial support to participate in the Gulfood Exhibition...

25 Aug 2017


Dubai, Saudi to launch $1bn e-commerce site

DUBAI - Dubai business magnate Mohamed Alabbar announced on Sunday the launch of a $1-billion regional e-commerce site in a joint venture with the Saudi sovereign wealth fund and other Gulf investors...

14 Nov 2016


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


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


Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum: Dubai Lynx 2011 Advertising Person of the Year

DUBAI, UAE: The Dubai International Advertising Festival has announced that Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chairman and CEO of Emirates Airline & Group, who has been instrumental in establishing the company as a global brand, will be presented with the 2011 Dubai Lynx Advertising Person of the Year Award.

22 Mar 2011


Etihad opens new premium lounge in Dublin

DUBLIN, IRELAND: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has officially opened its new premium lounge at Dublin Airport's Terminal 2 (T2). Etihad became the first airline to operate its scheduled arrival and departure services from T2 in late November 2010.

16 Feb 2011

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