Monday 8 March 2021

More women on Internet ‘would boost global GDP’

If 600 million more women were connected to the Internet over the next three years, global GDP would rise between $13 billion and $18 billion, said a new report by Zain Group, a regional leader in the mobile telecom sector. The report “Women in Technology - Bridging the Gen


Seven new Muvi cineplexes coming up in Saudi Arabia

Chapman Taylor, a leading global architect and masterplanner, has announced that work is in full swing on seven new cineplexes of the kingdom's homegrown cinema brand, Muvi, with the first one in Buraydah city set to open in April.    Established in 201


Mena sees big shift towards digital entertainment amid Covid

The Covid-19 pandemic has had an extraordinary impact on entertainment and media revenues and patterns of consumption in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena), just as it has across the world,  according to a report by PwC Middle East.   Covi


W Dubai – The Palm launches contest to design monument

W Dubai – The Palm has launched a nationwide competition, giving aspiring up and coming designers - and eco warriors - a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to design the brand’s most recognized and famous silhouette, the W Monument.   Known as one of Dubai’s le


Art Dubai to feature 50 galleries from 31 countries

Art Dubai today announces an updated gallery list for its 2021 edition, reaffirming the fair’s commitment to providing a physical platform and marketplace for artists and galleries from across the Global South.    This year, the fair will move to a ne


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