Thursday 13 December 2018

Arla buys Mideast Kraft cheese business from Mondeléz

European dairy cooperative Arla Foods has reached an agreement with American multinational confectionery, food, and beverage company Mondeléz International (“Mondeléz”) to acquire its processed cheese business in the Middle East region, which is currently licensed unde


SNC-Lavalin names Mideast head of mining and metallurgy

SNC Lavalin, a leading infrastructure and project management company, has appointed Sohail Samdani as the senior vice president and general manager for the company’s mining and metallurgy sector in the Middle East region. An industry veteran, Samdani has about 20 years of i


Equate Group gets $1.9bn term loan extension

The Equate Group, a global producer of petrochemicals, has announced the successful completion of an amendment and extension exercise on its $1.9 billion term loan and $1-billion revolving credit facility (RCF). A wholly-owned subsidiary of Equate Petrochemical, the company is an


Nissan to roll out limited editions of GT-R50

Nissan, a leading automotive manufacturer, has confirmed the production design of the Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign, the ultimate expression of the GT-R, and has opened the official order books for the 50-vehicle limited run. Italy-based Italdesign is a service company providing de


A10 Networks outlines 5G strategy, new solutions

US-based A10 Networks, a provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, has outlined its strategy, solutions, and roadmap to help mobile carriers future-proof their networks for the coming wave of 5G and demanding new applications. The applications include enhance


Ebrahim K Kanoo appointed Dulux distributor in Bahrain

Ebrahim K Kanoo, a diversified business conglomerate based in Bahrain, has become the distributor of Dulux paints, a leading global premium decorative paint brand, through its subsidiary, Kanoo Paint Centre (KPC), located in Salmabad. Dulux, a leading brand of AkzoNobel, brings a


UAE’s new maritime draft law likely in early 2019

The first draft of the UAE’s new maritime law is expected to be ready in early 2019, and will then be passed to stakeholders for feedback, before being submitted to the federal government for approval. STA Law Firm, which has represented many of the UAE maritime industry&rs


Yara Marine opens new office in China

Norway-based Yara Marine Technologies has officially opened its new office in Shanghai, China, in order to meet the increasing demand for its exhaust gas cleaning systems for new builds and retrofit projects. Yara Marine’s exhaust gas cleaning technology is a leading soluti


Tamkeen to help boost Bahrainisation in industrial sector

Labour Fund Tamkeen has joined hands with Fives Group, a global industrial engineering group, and Bahrain Polytechnic to launch an ambitious educational initiative aimed at increasing the number of Bahraini workforce in the industrial sector. The initiative aims to reinforce the


IIoT tech in manufacturing sector 'triggers cyber attacks'

High penetration of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technology in critical infrastructure and the manufacturing sector has resulted in a growing number of potential cyber-attack surfaces, said a report by Frost & Sullivan, a business consulting firm involved in market research a

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