Saturday 20 July 2024

ENOC Group, Dream Dubai to launch new round of Zoom reward campaign

Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc) has announced that its customers can look forward to another round of ‘shop and win’ campaign at Zoom in August, which follows close on the heels of a season of rewards when shoppers won cash prizes, including an AED 500,000 ($136,147) jackpot.


Major cabinet reshuffle in UAE; Hamdan appointed Deputy PM

In a major cabinet reshuffle, Dubai's Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed has been appointed Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of UAE. As per the decree, Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan too has been named Deputy Prime Minister.   Followin


Assassination bid on Trump at election rally; suspect shot dead

Former US President Donald Trump was rushed off stage after gunshots erupted at a rally in Pennsylvania in an apparent assassination attempt.   Footage showed him grimace and raise a hand to his right ear, before ducking as several sharp cracks - a series of sho


Region’s first limited-edition art, design fair to be held at d3

A new art and design fair is joining Dubai’s dynamic culture calendar, making its debut during Dubai Design Week. To be held from November 6 to 9 at Dubai Design District (d3), ‘Editions, Dubai’ will run alongside Downtown Design and will be the Middle East’s fi


New chief for Bahrain's National Intelligence Agency

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has issued a royal decree appointing Brigadier General Bassam Mohammed Khamis Al Maraj as the new president of Bahrain's National Intelligence Agency (NIA) starting from August 1, 2024, reported the Bahrain News Agency.  


Bahrain announces Ashoora holidays

Bahrain government has announced that all ministries and public institutions will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday (July 16 and 17) marking the Ashoora holiday, reported BNA.    His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Pri


Leading global architects to design Azizi's opera house project

UAE-based Azizi Developments has announced that it has signed up top architecture firms - Singapore's SAA Architects, Chinese group MAD and London-based Zaha Hadid Architects - to compete in designing an innovative concept for its ambitious opera house project coming up within its mixed-u


OMD Egypt’s Tarek Jaffar promoted to CEO

OMD, a leading media network in the region and the world, has announced the promotion of the Managing Director of its Egyptian operation, Tarek Jaffar, to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The promotion is effective immediately.   During his 13-year tenure at the g


Sharjah Media Centre launches training programme for students

The Sharjah Media Training Centre, part of the Sharjah Broadcasting Authority, is organising the eighth edition of the ‘Future Media Professional’ programme (July 8-25) with an aim to train at least 60 students at the authority's headquarters in Sharjah, reported Wam.


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