Friday 13 December 2019

Bahrain launches $264m liquidity support fund

Bahrain's Ministry of Finance and National Economy has announced the launch of a BD100 million ($264 million) Liquidity Support Fund in cooperation with the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bahrain Labour Fund (Tamkeen) and a number of na


Experts discuss climate finance strategies at UN forum

The World Green Economy Organization (WGEO) in cooperation with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) yesterday (December 11) held a high-level forum in Madrid, Spain, that discussed climate finance strategies for the implementation of Nationally Determined Contribu


DCCI seminar puts spotlight on global economic trends

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) today (December 12) hosted a seminar at its headquarters in Dubai, UAE, which identified key economic trends expected to reshape the global economy and trade landscape in 2020, as well as market opportunities offering the most potential for business


Wärtsila unit sells strategic stake to UK firm

Finland-based Wärtsilä, a leading technology group, has announced the divestment of shares in Wärtsilä ELAC Nautik (ELAC Nautik) to Cohort, a UK-listed company, specialising in defence, security and related market sectors. ELAC Nautik became part of Wärts


Oman's Mazoon Dairy partners with National Training Fund

Oman-based Mazoon Dairy said it has signed an agreement with National Training Fund for provision of training and also employment opportunities to 100 Omani nationals across various sectors through the second edition of its Qudarat programme. Mazoon Dairy had recently celebrated


UAE, Saudi salaries ‘likely to edge up in 2020’

UAE salaries in the strategy sector are expected to grow by five per cent, a report said, adding that Saudi Arabia is likely to witness a three per cent salary increase on average across all sectors. The UAE job market is headed for a much-needed job stability boost in 2020 follo


Oman to award key solar-diesel hybrid project contract

Oman's Rural Areas Electricity Company (Tanweer) is set to award a contract for the development of 11 small-scale solar photovoltaic (PV)-diesel hybrid projects in the sultanate, to one successful developer for implementation as an independent power project (IPP). Tanweer, a


Snapchat launches feature to call businesses

Snapchat has launched ‘Swipe Up to Call’, a new feature exclusive to users in the Middle East, which will make it easier than ever before for customers to connect with businesses through the platform. Swipe Up to Call l allows customers to make a direct phone call wit


SentinelOne launches new cybersecurity research unit

US-based SentinelOne, an autonomous endpoint protection company, has announced the launch of SentinelLabs, a research division designed to identify new attack vectors and mitigate threats impacting businesses. Led by famed cybersecurity researcher Vitali Kremez, SentinelLabs is p


Nissan GT-R50 deliveries to kick off by 2020-end

Auto giant Nissan has announced that its first customer model, GT-R50, by Italdesign, a design and engineering company based in Turin, Italy, will go on display at the Geneva Motor Show in March, before deliveries of the limited-edition car begin in late 2020. Customer demand for

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