Sunday 26 March 2017

UAE gears up for debut global industrialisation summit

Over 1,200 delegates including government leaders, policymakers, academics, and industry representatives from across the globe will be in Abu Dhabi, UAE, for the debut Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS). The GMIS will take place at the Paris-Sorbonne Univers


Al Duqm wins $163m Oman chemical project contract

Oman-based Al Duqm Global Construction said it has been awarded the main contract for the construction of the country's first sebacic acid plant being developed at a cost of RO63 million ($163 million) in Duqm region. The project, being promoted by Omani-Indian joint venture


DP World delivers 4.5m litres of water to Somaliland

Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World said it has begun delivering over 4.5 million litres of water to people living in villages in the Sahil region of Somaliland. The water will be distributed in 410 tankers, carrying 11,000 litres each. The aid is estimated to re


LG announces sale of 15th million refrigerator worldwide

LG Electronics (LG) announced the sale of its 15th million refrigerator worldwide powered by its proprietary Inverter Linear Compressor, the appliance division’s most successful core technology. LG saw sales of its premium refrigerators increase 8 per cent last year compare


Arab Brazilian Chamber 'monitoring Brazil meat probe'

The Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) recently released a statement declaring that it is closely following the developments of operation Carne Fraca, which is the ongoing investigation on meat processing plants. “In the capacity of an organisation that for 65 years


Ascend Performance to showcase products in Germany

US-based Ascend Performance Materials’ technical experts and sales team will showcase a range of its PA66 products for the automotive industry at the International Congress of Plastics In Automotive Engineering (VDI Conference) to be held in Germany. The event will take pla


HFZA to take part in StocExpo MEA

Hamriyah Free Zone Authority (HFZA), the second largest and fastest growing industrial free zone in the UAE, will be supporting this year’s StocExpo Middle East Africa, to be held in Dubai on April 26 and 27.  HFZA hosts over 6,500 companies from over 160 countries, em


Leminar wins British Safety Council award

Leminar Air Conditioning Industries, a leader in the HVAC (heating, ventilation and air-conditioning) ductwork manufacturing sector in the region, said it has won key recognition from the British Safety Council in recognition of its commitment to keeping its workers and workplaces healthy and s


Al Hassan Engineering wins Oman's Liwa project deal

Al Hassan Engineering Company said it has been awarded a RO38-million ($98 million) construction contract by Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic) for its $3.6-billion plastic project coming up in Liwa region. The contract was awarded by CCJV, a joint ventu


UAE’s foreign trade of creative industries at $30.7bn

The total value of the foreign trade of creative industries in the UAE was recorded at $30.7 billion in 2015, reflecting a seven per cent increase in its non-oil trade activities, according to a recent study. The global export of creative goods grew to approximately $538 billion

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