Friday 2 December 2016
 
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Talaya launches glass bottles for water

Talaya Water, a leading drinking water company in Lebanon, has launched a new range of water bottles made of glass. Marcel Hage, founder and CEO of Talaya Water, said: “Our main goal is to create awareness among the Lebanese society about the importance of using glass gallo

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Averda expands service portfolio in Oman

Averda, a major environmental solutions provider in region, has expanded its waste management services in Oman with two new contract wins for waste collection and landfilling services in Al Dhakhiliya and Dhofar regions. The services cover a total area of 127,000 sq km, serving 1

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Researchers hunt missing link between genetics, environmental factors

A new global network linking leading research centres across the world has launched today to tackle some of the most pressing global health challenges of our time such as autism, cancer, diabetes and dementia. The International Phenome Centre Network (IPCN) will greatly increase

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UAE interior designers in bid to tackle water crisis

Leading interior design professionals will converge in Dubai, UAE, next month, in support of Surge, an international organisation that funds sustainable safe water and sanitation projects. Under the concept ‘Design, Dine, make a Difference’ (DDD) over 400 guests will

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Saudi water sector spend seen at over $50bn

Saudi Arabia is likely to need more than $53 billion in water sector investment with growth in demand, a report said. This investment could be supported by private funds, Ali al-Hazmi, governor of the Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC), which desalinates water from the Gu

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ArabiaWeather to offer training products in MEA

ArabiaWeather, a leading provider of weather products and solutions in the Middle East, has signed an agreement with the UK’s national weather service, the Met Office, to promote its training products across the region.  Under the five-year agreement, ArabiaWeather wil

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J&J in takeover talks with $20bn biotech firm

US-based Johnson & Johnson (J&J), a global healthcare company said it was in preliminary talks with Actelion Pharmaceuticals about a potential takeover of Europe's largest biotech firm, currently valued at about $20 billion, a report said. An acquisition of the Swiss compan

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Zulekha opens new hitech hospital in India

Zulekha Healthcare Group, one of the UAE’s most prominent healthcare groups, has opened its new ₹300 crore ($44 million) multi-specialty hospital at Nagpur in the western state of Maharashtra, India. The Alexis Multi-Speciality Hospital was inaugurated by Nitin Gadkari, Min

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National Ambulance to provide support at Abu Dhabi F1

UAE's National Ambulance has announced that a team of more than 100 of its highly qualified and trained staff will be on duty at the Etihad F1 Grand Prix, taking place over this weekend in Abu Dhabi. National Ambulance is the leading pre-hospital emergency care provider in th

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ADSW to host first Advisory Council

Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), the region’s largest event on sustainability, will host an elite group of experts to advise on translating the mandate for renewable energy and clean technologies into policy and business action. The first ADSW Advisory Council will tak

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