Saturday 21 July 2018

Smart cities 'key to more connected, inclusive future for MEA'

Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, continues to champion the fundamental role of smart cities in enabling a more connected and inclusive future for the Middle East and Africa (MEA). The company reaffirmed its commitment to supporting the dev


Chinese President arrives in UAE on state visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Abu Dhabi today (Thursday) for a three-day state visit to the UAE, accompanied by First Lady Peng Liyuan.   His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His


Xi visit to unlock full potential of China-UAE ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping plans to work with the UAE leaders to draw up a blueprint for China-UAE cooperation so as to unlock its full potential and advance bilateral relations to a higher level.   In an Op-Ed on the eve of his upcoming first visit to UAE, Xi


Veet ropes in Arab beauty Njeim for new campaign

Veet, a leading global depilatory brand that advocates women’s beauty, has partnered with actress and beauty queen Nadine Nassib Njeim, an inspiration for millions of women in the region, for its new campaign. The campaign is rooted in the real consumer insight that women l


Over 130 killed as suicide bomber hits Pakistan poll rally

More than 130 people were killed on Friday as a suicide bomber struck a campaign rally in south-western Pakistan, the deadliest attack in the country since 2014, said media reports.   Among the dead was Baluchistan provincial assembly candidate Siraj Raisani, hi


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