Wednesday 7 October 2015

Napco reaches out to 200 underprivileged children

National Aluminium Products Company (Napco), a leading extruder of aluminium profiles in the GCC, has extended its help to underprivileged children through Dar Al Atta's charity initiative, in line with its corporate social responsibility programme.   As par


EK Kanoo marks 15-year partnership with Kansai Paint

Kanoo Paint Centre (KPC), a subsidiary of Ebrahim K Kanoo and a total solution provider for all automotive paint requirements, has marked 15 years of partnership with leading paint manufacture Kasai Paint.   Syed Ameer Hamza Hasan, chief executive officer, Kansa


Abu Dhabi Ports receives certification for marine pilots

Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of ports and industrial zones in the emirate, has received the International Standard for Maritime Pilot Organisations (IPSO) certifications for its marine pilotage service.   The Abu Dhabi Ports Marine


Space technology 'key in environment monitoring'

The UAE Space Agency highlighted the importance of satellite and space technology for environmental monitoring purposes at the currently ongoing Eye of Earth Summit 2015, being held in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The event which kicked off yesterday (October 6) will run until tomorrow (Octob


Grandweld Shipyards orders three crew boats

Dubai-based Grandweld Shipyards, a fully integrated shipyard providing shipbuilding, ship repair and engineering solutions, has signed a contract with International Naval Works to design, build and deliver three 21.3 m aluminium crew boats. The vessels will be powered by two high


VW says 77,000 Australia vehicles had cheating software

The Australian unit of Volkswagen said on Wednesday some 77,000 vehicles sold in the country had been fitted with devices designed to mask the level of emissions, widening a global scandal engulfing the German automaker. The unit said it had set up a website for customers to see


Rosatom launches MOX fuel production for fast reactors

Rosatom, the atomic energy corporation in Russia, has launched the industrial production of MOX fuel (mixed-oxide fuel) for fast reactors at the Mining and Chemical Combine (MCC), part of the ‘Rosatom’ network. The production of MOX fuel for fast reactors is designate


Qatar Rail takes firemen delegation to Berlin Metro

Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) recently organised a three-day work visit for a delegation of firemen from the Qatar General Directorate of Civil Defense to the city of Berlin, Germany. The visit was to learn about world-class fire drill, safety and control benchmarks and pro


Need for innovation in pharma sector highlighted

The importance of innovation in the healthcare industry and the pharmaceutical sector was highlighted by a senior official, at the GCC Pharmaceutical Congress, in Dubai, UAE. Inaugurating the event, Dr Amin Al Amiri, assistant undersecretary for public health and licensing, Minis


Light Middle East exhibitor numbers up 14pc

The 10th edition of Light Middle East, the region’s premier trade event for the lighting design and technology industry, which opened in Dubai today (October 6), is 14 per cent larger than the previous edition in both exhibitor numbers and exhibition space. The event was op

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