Wednesday 15 July 2020

Bahrain offers salary help to firms hurt by Covid impact

Bahrain government will pay 50% of the salaries of insured Bahrainis in the most adversely affected enterprises in the private sector for a period of three months, starting from July 2020, Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan has said.  


Kevin Hart, The Emirates launch new digital campaign

A new digital campaign challenges people from around the world to set out and make their wildest dreams come true. The Mars Shot with Kevin Hart follows on from his successful ‘Moon Shot’ campaign, but takes things a step further.   The Emirates has


Riyadh and Houston welcome innovative ideas

Adapting to a post-Covid-19 world, the second U20 meeting of 2020 re-iterated the role cities play as powerhouses of urban economies.   Virtually hosted by the cities of Riyadh and Houston this week, the U20 mayors’ representatives – known as Sherpas


UAE council assesses trends in food security

The UAE’s Emirates Food Security Council discussed the formation of key committees and the management of the country’s strategic stocks of food at its recently held third meeting. Chaired by Mariam Almheiri, Minister of State for Food and Water Security, the virtual e


XFX launches new Experience Zone for gamers in the UAE

XFX, a leading manufacturer and marketer of innovative IT Components specialising in Graphics solutions for the worldwide gaming technologies, has unveiled a “one of its kind” Experience Zone for gamers where the company will showcase the best of XFX AMD RADEON Technology availabl


Injaz Bahrain concludes 12th Young Entrepreneurs competition

Injaz Bahrain has successfully concluded this year’s version of its annual Young Entrepreneurs competition, which was held online for the first time ever.    The virtual competition witnessed 21 student companies from 13 high schools and 8 universitie


Zain to help unlock opportunities for people with disabilities

Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa, has announced its inclusion in The Valuable 500, an international initiative striving to put disability on the leadership agenda within corporates.   Zain already


Women empowerment gets a boost in region: report

Some 79% of the participants of a study in the region say their organisational leadership is actively trying to empower and promote women while 77% believe women and men are afforded the same benefits and facilities.    About 60% of respondents want an impr


Amazon’s rebrand creates greatest uplift in Ad Awareness is the brand which has achieved the largest rise in its Ad Awareness in Saudi Arabia this month. The uplift coincides with Amazon and Souq announcing the launch of mid-month.   Following the rebrand of Souq in the UAE to last year,


Law on judicial fees in Dubai Courts amended

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE has issued Law No. 7 of 2020, which partially amends Law No. 21 of 2015 on judicial fees in Dubai courts. According to Article 7 of the new Law, 50 percent of applicable court fees

 < 1 2 3 > 

calendarCalendar of Events