26 Jumada I 1445 - 10 December 2023
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du and Huawei Collaborate to Drive Sustainability and Green Digital Development in the UAE
Business & Money | Sunday 10 December, 2023 9:25 am
In line with COP28, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Sustainability and Green Development Program with Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart...
PepsiCo, SABIC and partners launch the Mega Green Accelerator, powered by AstroLabs, to bolster the climate solutions
Environment & Energy | Sunday 10 December, 2023 9:22 am
On the heels of the first week of COP28, PepsiCo, SABIC, AstroLabs and their strategic partners have announced the launch of the Mega Green Accelerator, a new initiative to nurture the next generation of innovators in the region as they develop solutions to both regional and global sustainability...
Culture & Education | Sunday 10 December, 2023 9:20 am
The Red Sea International Film Festival (RSIFF) has announced its partnership with the Cultural Development Fund (CDF) as its official sponsor for its third edition in 2023. This partnership is an extension of the Red Sea International Film Festival's commitment to supporting talent in the film...
UAE Officially Joins the Global Club of Nanofiber Production via the debut of MAOTEX
Business & Money | Sunday 10 December, 2023 9:20 am
Heralding a new era in the UAE's industrial landscape through bringing the world's only nanofiber mass production technology to the region and in a groundbreaking move towards sustainable innovation, Mohamed Hareb Al Otaiba (MHAO) Group, an Emirati leading entity in the UAE's industrial landscape,...
Dubai Centre for Family Businesses partners with Family Enterprise Foundation to offer access to world-class educational resources
Business & Money | Saturday 9 December, 2023 10:55 am
The Dubai Centre for Family Businesses, which operates under the umbrella of Dubai Chambers, has entered into a new collaboration with the Family Enterprise Foundation to provide curated learning experiences for the family business ecosystem. The partnership enriches the centre’s resources and...
UAE General Civil Aviation Authority signs cooperation agreements with Brazil, Switzerland
Government | Saturday 9 December, 2023 10:53 am
The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) signed two memorandums of understanding (MoUs) to strengthen and reinforce cooperation in the field of air transportation with Brazil and Switzerland, on the sidelines of the UAE delegation's participation in the fifteenth ICAO Air Services Negotiation...
Dubai Global Framework a strong push to reduce carbon emissions in international aviation sector
Tourism & Hospitality | Saturday 9 December, 2023 10:50 am
The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) confirmed that the "Dubai Global Framework" for sustainable aviation fuel, recently announced by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), represents a strong push for international efforts aimed at reducing carbon emissions in the...
African civil society unveils 5 recommendations for fight against climate change in the continent
Environment & Energy | Saturday 9 December, 2023 10:48 am
At the 28th Conference of the Parties (COP28), an African civil society coalition has unveiled its five absolute priorities to fight climate change: adaptation, loss and damage, food systems; land use; and the protection and restoration of forests. The priorities were announced by Secou Sarr,...
OPEC+ to take action if necessary: Russia's Novak
Environment & Energy | Saturday 9 December, 2023 10:37 am
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday that OPEC+ will be ready to take a decision if market situation would require it, Reuters reported.   "We will analyze the situation on the oil market and, if necessary, make appropriate decisions," he...
Insurance benefits expenses reach SAR 10.7B in November: GOSI
Government | Saturday 9 December, 2023 10:36 am
The General Organization for Social Insurance (GOSI) stated that total expenses of insurance benefits stood at SAR 10.7 billion in November.   GOSI indicated that compensation under the unemployment insurance scheme (SANED) exceeded SAR 87.2 million, while the total pensions...