Doha, Qatar – October 17, 2018: It may not be surprising to learn that many in the Middle East are putting their newspapers down and picking their mobile phones up a lot more often; however, the social media platforms rising to prominence in the Arab Region have changed in some surprising ways.
Findings come from a five-year retrospective of Northwestern University in Qatar’s annual Media Use in the Middle East survey shows that Qataris report a substantial increase in their time spent online from 2013 to 2017 compared to others in the region, and they are beginning to shift to new social media platforms.
“Media consumption on a global level has changed tremendously in just a few years’ time, and the Arab World has been a significant part of the transformation,” said Everette E. ......read more
Doha, Qatar – June, 27 2018: Barwa Bank, Qatar’s most progressive Shari’ah compliant financial service provider, announced the names of winners of its Ramadan quiz held during the Holy Month. The draw was held on June 25, 2018, at the Bank’s headquarters and 30 winners took home a cash prize of QAR 1,000 each: Sinan Kamal, Hind Al Murry, Asmaa Ahmad Hijazi, Tamim Salem Alnabet, Maria Asad, Shaikha Alemadi, Saqer Abudalu, Tooba Ali, Mohammed Turki Salem, Mouhannad Hatem, Eiman Abdallah Al-Saeidi, Marwa Keshek, Seshu Basava, Nour Yousef Al Tayri, Layla Jassim Al Mansouri, Moza Mubarak Al-Naimi, Mais Alaawaj, Saber Khelifi, Mouhamad Saleh Al-Najad, Ebtisam Al Sarihi, Aalaa Hamad Al-Muhannadi, Abukar Moallim Mohamed, Khlid Buhazzaa, Arianne Ramota, Khalifa Said Ali, Mouhamad Al Amin Amaro, Hanin Ahed ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 10, 2018: While most people rely on the internet to read these days, one cannot deny the feeling of holding a real book. Skyline University College organized the Skyline Book Fair 2018 with the theme, “Year of Zayed on May 14-15, 2018 at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall. SUC Library Department also conducted an Inter-School Competition on Storytelling, Drawing, and Oratory where 81 participants competed to win.
The two-day event have witnessed students showcase their talents and their excitement while rummaging through a wide selection of books. The participating schools in this year’s Book Fair were: Gulf Asian English School, Leaders Private School, New Indian Model School, and Pace International School. While exhibitors of the event were: All Prints Publishing, Friendship Bookstore, Oxford ......read more
Qatar, May 15, 2018: Sadeem – the Arab world’s biggest digital competition and series – announces the winner of Season 1 at the iconic Venue Verde, Beirut, during a red-carpet finale in front of social media influencers from across the region.
Giving a tough fight to finish, Ali Neyadi from Oman, took home the winning trophy. The 24-year-old Omani currently studies Computer Systems in Ireland, while creating engaging content about students abroad. Ali won Sadeem Season 1 - which had more than 18,000 applicants from across the globe – and walks home with a grand prize of 1 million riyals and a trip to San Francisco to the headquarters of the major social media platforms.
Besides Ali, Sadeem’s top 10 finalists included Lina Fakahani from Egypt & Walid Fatam from Morocco ......read more
Doha - Qatar, April 22, 2018: The wait is over, as Sadeem, the biggest digital series in the Arab world, announces its top ten finalists. After several rounds of challenges, the jury members were able to zero in on the following candidates who will compete for the top position in Sadeem Season 1: Lina Fakahani from Egypt & Walid Fatim from Morocco for Vlogging; Mohammed Al-Salini from Libya & Qassim Al-Hato from Jordan for Travel and Adventure; Abdullah Jalal from Pakistan, Ali Neyadi from Oman & Muthanna Al-Salih from Iraq for Motivation and Inspiration; Abdulrahman Al Khamis from Kuwait for Innovation and Technology; Omar Al-Kikhia from Libya for Entertainment; and Zainab Moallem from Algeria for Comedy and Satire.
The ten finalists are currently in the Sadeem “Hub” in Demco Towers ......read more
Doha-Qatar, 17 April 2018: KidzMondo Doha, part of AURA Entertainment Services W.L.L and one-of-a-kind edutainment city in Qatar, recently organised a get-together for its partners. This offered all partners a great opportunity to share best practices and learn from each other.
KidzMondo Doha is an international edutainment park for children between 2 and 14 years, featuring a self-sufficient City built for, and managed solely by Children who will be known as Kidizens. This mini city has its own economy and currency (Kidlar), public services and over 80 different professional role play activities contained within. It is a safe, interactive and educational environment, where kids simulate a profession, wear the respective uniforms and perform the role. The KidzMondo Doha facility has been certified by Kidproof and is ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 04, 2018: SP Jain School of Global Management has bagged the 1st Place of the recently concluded 17th Crossfire Inter-University Debating Competition organized by Skyline University College on February 28, 2018 at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall. A total of 12 teams consisting of 24 speakers from 8 universities in the UAE has participated in the competition.
The esteemed panel of judges of the event were: Mr. Sushil Maratha, General Manager at Maax Solutions FZ LLC and Toast Master; Mr. Mandar Agshikar, General Manager At Ajhinkkya FZE and Toast Master; and Mr. Ahmad Elkabany, Corporate Affairs General Manager – CISCO, Middle East.
Congratulations to all the winners of this year’s Crossfire and we extend our sincere appreciation to all our external judges and the participating ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 04, 2018: The 19th Skyline Cup Cricket Tournament and 5th Skyline Inter-University Sports Festival 2018 organized by Skyline University College Sports Department headed by Mr. Sanjay Benjamin have concluded with new set of champions in five sports categories: cricket, football, basketball, table tennis, and throw ball. Skyline housed a total of 16 universities in this year’s tournaments with a collective number of more than 600 participants from February 11-22, 2018.
This year, SUC Football Team has won the football category against City University College Ajman with a final score of 2-1. While SUC Cricket team garnered their 11th championship title at the 19th Skyline Inter-University Cricket Cup Tournament against Manipal University, Dubai.
TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS:
19TH SKYLINE CUP ......read more
Doha, Qatar – February 19, 2018 – A documentary on the significance of black colleges and universities in the United States is being broadcast nationally in the U.S. as part of Black History Month. The film, “Tell Them We Are Rising,” by NU-Q Professor Marco Williams, explains the rich history of black colleges from the days of slavery until present day.
Williams co-directed the film with Stanley Nelson, an American documentary filmmaker who has co-created several other films with Williams. It will premiere on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) program, Independent Lens.
“NU-Q is privileged to have a documentary filmmaker of Marco Williams artistry and stature on its faculty,” said Everette E. Dennis, dean and CEO. “Once again in this film, he offers ......read more
Through our participation in the Sport day, we contribute towards the goals of the Qatar National Vision 2030, says Elias R. Chedid, Deputy CEO and Chief Operating Officer
Doha, Qatar 17 February 2018 - Seib Insurance and Reinsurance Company LLC, one of Qatar’s leading insurance companies, hosted a fun and engaging sports program for all its employees, in support of the seventh National Sports Day in Qatar. Seib’s participation in the National Sport day is in line with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program to create awareness on the importance of sports and fitness in achieving a sound and healthy lifestyle, which, in turn, helps in the development of a strong, prosperous society.
All staff, including their families were invited to take part in host of entertaining activities and sports ......read more
Doha, Qatar – February 14, 2018 – The only way to know the truth is to see it with your own eyes. That is what Julia Leeb, a filmmaker and photographer, shared with a roomful of media and communication students, along with faculty, and staff from Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q).
At an NU-Q Community Meeting, Leeb shared her experiences working in areas that are some of the most dangerous and remote places in the world. From documenting political upheaval in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Syria, Libya, and Afghanistan to capturing the everyday life in North Korea and Sudan, Leeb says that she has “lived her life discovering others’.”
“Ms. Leeb’s work is both courageous and inspiring,” said Everette E. Dennis, dean and CEO. “Her projects are ......read more
Doha, Qatar – January 20, 2018 – A group of distinguished journalism and media professionals will be visiting Qatar as part of a delegation to Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q). The group, which includes key members of Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications’ Board of Advisors, will spend time in Education City to learn more about the University’s international campus.
“We’re pleased to welcome this distinguished group of media leaders from the Medill School,” said Everette E. Dennis, dean and CEO. “Their visit reinforces an already strong relationship between NU-Q and Medill. As the leading journalism school in the United States, having Medill’s leadership meet with faculty and students from the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2018: During Arab Literacy Day on 8 January, IKEA, the much-loved Swedish home furnishing retailer, gave children the chance to ignite their passion and understanding for Arabic with its new in-store initiative. ‘Arabic Reassembled’ is a creative solution for children to learn and create 12 Arabic words that are used daily, using the all-familiar IKEA instruction manual.
You can also participate in the event at Yas Mall from 11-13 January or at Dubai Festival City from 8-13 January.
Dubai, UAE, December 20, 2017: Skyline University College welcomed more than 1,300 students from 38 Arab and Non-Arab schools in the UAE at the 9th edition of Skyline Inter-School Sports Festival. The week-long sports fest that ran from December 4-10, 2017 concluded with a new set of champions in Football, Cricket, Basketball and Table Tennis. The Chief Guest of the awarding ceremony was Mr. Abdullah Al Kutbi, Head of Legal Department, Sharjah Sports Council.
The Skyline Inter-School Sports Festival is organized annually by SUC Sports Department headed by Mr. Sanjay Benjamin.
Winner: Philadelphis Private School, Dubai (Second Consecutive Year)
Runner-Up: The Westminster School, Dubai (Second Consecutive Year)
Winner: Our Own English High School, Sharjah
Runner-Up: Delhi Private School, ......read more
Where children can ‘Live the Spirit’ of the special season
Doha, Qatar – 28th May 2017: KidzMondo Doha, Qatar’s one-of-a-kind edutainment city, celebrates the holy month of Ramadan for the first time by offering visitors unprecedented experiences upon their visit to the Kid-sized city. The indoor theme park will grant families and visitors the opportunity to celebrate the season of generosity and togetherness with special engagements for children, along with several entertaining activities; Saturdays to Thursdays from 9:00 AM till 1:00 PM and from 8:00 PM till 12:00 AM, and on Fridays from 8:00 PM till 12:00 AM.
At the heart of its innovative concept, KidzMondo unlocks the gate to creativity for children who dress up and ‘Live the Role’ through an array of fun and educative activities, and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 1, 2017: When the IAAF Diamond League reaches Doha, Qatar, on May 5th, OMEGA will be on hand as the event’s Official Timekeeper. The Swiss brand is widely known for its expertise in athletics timekeeping, especially through its role as the Official Timekeeper of the Olympic Games.
Raynald Aeschlimann, the President and CEO of OMEGA, said, “The IAAF Diamond League is one of OMEGA’s sporting highlights. It’s an honour to serve the athletes and be a part of their exceptional performances and achievements every year. I’m certain that 2017 will provide a lot of fantastic moments and I know that OMEGA will bring its passion and expertise to every second of action.”
OMEGA has been the Official Timekeeper of the IAAF Diamond League ever since the event was founded in ......read more
Doha, Qatar – May 1, 2017 – Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C.) announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2017, three months ended 31 March 2017. Sales reached QAR 644.1 million, compared to QAR 641.0 million for the same period in 2016, and Gross Margin increased from QAR 99.7 million in 2016 to QAR 105.2 million in 2017, a growth of 5.5%.
The Earnings per Share (EPS) amounted to QAR 2.03 in first quarter of 2017 versus QAR 2.47 for the first quarter of 2016.
On this occasion, Sheikh Thani Bin Thamer Al Thani, Al Meera’s Chairman of the Board of Directors, said:
“Al Meera continues to achieve growth in sales and gross profit reflecting our Board of Directors’ clear vision, sound policies, and strategic decisions. The achieved growth over last year shows that Al Meera ......read more
The Kidizen Experience at KidzMondo
Doha, Qatar – April 17, 2017 – Every parent wants their kids to realize their potential and grow up to become successful, accomplished adults who make a difference in their own lives as well as the lives of those around them. In today’s world, that’s no easy feat, especially considering the constant barrage of 21st century distractions and a limited realm of exploration that stack the odds against children and youngsters.
What today’s kids really need is ‘an escape to the real world’; a trip to a place that builds their character and grooms their skills and talents, without feeling like a bore.
Fortunately, Doha has recently introduced an answer to that challenge for families and parents who have big aspirations for their kids. It began with a bold ......read more
Combining sport with safety education at OZEE Soccer Sevens tournament
Qatar 9 April 2017 – GAC Qatar, part of global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC, combined sports with safety awareness by bringing a Seatbelt Convincer to the Sri Lankan OZEE Soccer Sevens tournament held in Qatar, for which GAC Qatar was one of the sponsors.
“GAC Qatar is part of the Qatari community, and wants to stay involved in sports, well-being and safety awareness,” said General Manager Daniel Nordberg. “The company started operations in Qatar in 1979, and since then has become one of the country’s leading providers of shipping and logistics services. We consider it a privilege to work with the country, both for economic growth and social cohesion and community well-being. That’s why we arranged for ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, April 1, 2017: In line with the National Agenda, the government of UAE aims to transform the country as one of the best in promoting competitive knowledge economy. Hence, the International Conference Committee of Skyline University College has organized the 4th International Conference on Business and Management (ICBM) with the theme: “Fin-Tech Driven Age” on March 26-27, 2017 at SUC Campus in University City, Sharjah. The conference committee this year was led by Dr. Manuel Fernandez and Dr. J. Shanmugan.
The keynote speakers of the conference were Dr. Falah Hassan AlHusseni, Financial System Expert and Director of Decision Support Office-Government of Sharjah, and Ms. Fiona Fox, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Chief of Staff-Office of the Managing Director, MEMA. The Best Paper Award went to Assistant ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2017: Young players from the Qatar Golf Association’s Junior National Team joined GAC customers and staff for an afternoon masterclass with world-class golfer Chris Wood recently.
During the session held at Doha Golf Club, GAC-sponsored Chris Wood shared with the 14 keen players some of his sporting wisdom including how to improve their skills on the greens.
GAC Qatar General Manager Daniel Nordberg says the masterclass aimed to connect with the local community as well as its customers: “It was a great way to support the development of Qatari golf and encourage people to join the National Team whilst giving the keen players among our clients a chance to improve their game under the guidance of a world-class professional,” he adds.
In its continuous efforts to promote awareness of entrepreneurship in Qatar
Doha, Qatar – February 19, 2017: NAMA Center, one of Qatar Foundation for Social Work’s Centers, recently participated in the Qatar Total Open women's tennis 2017, through the exhibition of four productive projects carried out by young Qatari men and women among the beneficiaries of NAMA’s incubation services with the support of the Qatar Tennis Federation. The Federation presented a number of shops to host the productive projects at the village erected on the sidelines of the tournament, for the sixth year in a row.
The entrepreneurial projects’ products displayed included traditional clothing, perfumes and incense, Arabic hospitality tools, natural honey products, traditional food and beverages from the Qatari cuisine, ......read more
Doha, Qatar – February 16, 2017: Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) is hosting its biannual Qatar Media Industries Forum (QMIF), which brings together top representatives in the local communications industry in a discussion to assess the present and future of Qatar's media landscape.
The forum, “Sports Media and Qatar’s Future,” will be held on February 27th at the Shangri-la Hotel in Doha.
NU-Q Dean and CEO Everette E. Dennis will host the event, while NU-Q professor and sports media expert, Craig LaMay, will moderate the discussion. Participating in the panel discussion will be Nasser Al-Khater, Assistant Secretary General, Tournament Affairs, Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy; Nigel Rushman, founder of Rushmans consultancy; and Jackie Brock-Doyle OBE, executive director for ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2017: Under the patronage of Consul General of India, Dubai (CGI), Skyline University College, Sharjah (SUC) launched the first Diplomat Cricket Championship Cup on January 20-21, 2017 at SUC Cricket Ground. The Consulate of Bangladesh stood as the first winner of the tournament where the won by 130 runs against the Consulate of Pakistan.
Other participating consulates were Consulate of India, Consulate of South Africa, Consulate of Bangladesh, Consulate of United States of America, Consulate of Sri Lanka, Consulate of Afghanistan, and Consulate of Pakistan.
The Consul Generals who graced the occasion were H.E Anurag Bhushan of India, H.E. Syed Javed Hassan of Pakistan, H.E. Bodiruzzaman of Bangladesh, H.E. Charitha Yattogoda of Sri Lanka, representatives of Consulate General of South ......read more
Rashid Hamad Al Nuaimi’s falcon recorded fastest time of 18.680 seconds among GCC nationals
DUBAI, 11th January 2017: Qatar falconers tasted a double triumph in the Fazza Championship for Falconry Tilwah organized by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) in Dubai on Tuesday 10th January.
In what turned out to be a family affair, Mohammed Rashid Hamad Al Nuaimi emulated his cousin Nasser by winning the Shaheen Wahish Farkh (GCC)
category in style recording the fastest time of 18.680 seconds. Nasser won the Hurr Wahish Jernas (GCC) event on Monday.
Bahrain contestants took first and third place in the Shaheen Wahish Jernas (GCC) category with the winner clocking 18.928 seconds and Ali Saeed Al Khambas coming third in 19.434 seconds. Mohammed Saleh of Qatar took second place in 19.061 seconds, ......read more
August 26, 2018: To celebrate the lifting of Saudi Arabia’s ban on women driving, Aseel Al-Hamad, the first female board member of the Saudi Arabian Motor Federation, drove Renault Sport’s 2012 Formula One car around the 2018 French Grand Prix track and became the first Saudi woman to drive a Formula One car.
On this month’s episode of The Circuit, host ......read more
Prestigious industry accolades underline agency’s ongoing persistency, dedication and hard work
Dubai, UAE; 20 December 2016
Marketing agency O2 celebrated the end of an incredible 2016 with two prestigious industry accolades at the recent MENAA Awards 2016. The agency picked up ‘Best Business Leader Award’ for O2 CEO and founder Mohammed Johmani, alongside the ......read more
Doha (Qatar) / Saint-Imier (Suisse), Novembre 10, 2016 – Doha a accueilli la dernière manche du Longines Global Champions Tour 2016 ce week-end. Rolf-Göran Bengtsson a remporté la compétition clé de l’événement, le Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix de Doha et a également été déclaré vainqueur du Longines Global Champions Tour 2016. Longines est fière d’être le ......read more
Doha, Qatar, November 5, 2016: Northwestern University in Qatar is hosting its biannual Qatar Media Industries Forum (QMIF), which brings together top representatives in publishing, electronic media, digital media, public relations, and advertising in a discussion to assess the present and future of Qatar's media landscape.
The forum, “Going Regional: Taking a Media ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2016: The Crossway Foundation and Art Jameel are pleased to announce their latest project: Journey to the USA 2016. This is the latest in a series of collaborative initiatives to give young artists from the Middle East region the opportunity to work and travel across international borders.
The Crossway Foundation and Art Jameel have a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 21, 2016: Meet Iraq war veteran and former U.S. Army Sergeant Grady Powell. Joining him in the brand new season of Dual Survival is Josh James, a well-known outdoorsman, better known as the Kiwi Bushman. For Grady, survival is a mindset but Josh takes a patient, balanced approach to survival and frequently clashes with his partner’s instinctive ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2016: From 9 to 16 October, the State of Qatar will host the Road World Championships organized by the Union Cycliste Internationale - UCI. Doha will welcome around 1,000 racers from 75 countries and more than 5,700 participants from national federations, delegations, technicians and journalists, in addition to around 30,000 aficionados and millions of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 15, 2016:
Bershka launches its first stationary collection in time for back to school.
Because starting school again is always a good reason to get new materials, Bershka has come-up with an original stationery collection with a wide range of uses.
The collection is made up of a different articles such as notebooks, highlighters in all sizes, ......read more
Influx of visitors over Eid given live performances of The Spark! and free access to new OSN Nickelodeon Playpark
Dubai, UAE, September 8, 2016: Dubai Festival City (DFC) is preparing to give visitors free access to a series of new family entertainment pop-ups and shows this September. Launching this Eid, DFC is bringing the OSN Nickelodeon Playpark to Dubai for the first time ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 9, 2016: They say that anyone can pick up a camera and start taking beautiful photographs as long as the camera that they use is of utmost quality type. I disagree. If you are naturally born gifted with a third eye like Mohsin Abrar, regardless what camera is at hand – a photograph might be as well taken from the Creator Himself. Photos that not ......read more
Now there’s a new way for your baby’s skin to be wrapped in love thanks to new Pampers Premium Care that is our best diaper, silky soft and super absorbent
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2016: Today, Pampers Premium Care unveiled an exciting new innovation in diapers during an elegant high tea at Fortnum & Mason in Dubai. The event was hosted by Yaprak Gokbulut - Pampers ......read more
(Doha, 24 March 2016) Public safety and security is gaining attention and focus worldwide, including the Middle East.
Video surveillance using closed-circuit television (CCTV) is widely-deployed both indoors and outdoors throughout major cities in the Middle East. Video surveillance is a primary objective of public safety institutes, and has become a mandatory regulation in several ......read more
Dubai, UAE, and 24 March, 2016: The heads of the national motor sport authorities in Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Qatar and Bahrain have joined forces to develop a new regional series aimed at attracting and developing new talent.
The format for a new GCC motor sport championship will be shaped over the next few months by officials of the Saudi Arabian Motor Federation (SAMSF), the Automobile ......read more
Doha, Qatar, March 2, 2016: SDDS Corporation introduced its GOLEADOR Training™ football launchers for the first time in the Middle East in the run up to the recent friendly between Paris Saint Germain and Inter Milan in Qatar on December 29, 2015.
Before the match, a number of the innovative GOLEADOR Training™ launchers were demonstrated to H.E. the French ......read more
Second year of sponsorship for the ‘Happiest 5k on the PlanetTM’
Doha, Qatar. 29th December 2016: Reebok MENA has announced it will be sponsoring The Color Run™ Qatar presented by Sahtak Awalan: Your Health First for the second year in a row. Taking place at the Qatar National Convention Centre on Saturday 9th January 2016, The Color Run™ is a 5k, ......read more
Qatar, November 28, 2015: DHL, the world's leading logistics group and Official Logistics Partner of the World Touring Car Championship, today recognized Citroën C-Elysée WTCC driver José María López as the winner of the inaugural DHL Pole Position Award. At a special ceremony during the FIA WTCC DHL RACE OF QATAR, DHL Express Country Manager Qatar, Nael Attiyat, handed over the ......read more
Thuraya Al Zaabi reflects on how para-athletics changed her life in the fourth instalment of the “My Incredible Story” films
20 October 2015 – Doha, Qatar: With one day to go until the Doha 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships athletes from around the world have begun arriving in Doha. The UAE’s own Thuraya al-Zaabi, the first female to represent the United Arab ......read more
• Open for entries across seven countries in the MENA region
• Competition aims to capture essence of each country through a visual story
Dubai - UAE: 14 October, 2015 – Sony has today announced the launch of its ‘Sony FotoArabia Picathon 2015’ competition inviting photographers to document an aspect of their country and its people, creating a short story ......read more
Montreal _Canada_Sunday 31 August 2015: Alnoor Holdings, a Qatar based Media group, announces that it has entered the execution phase for its Septology Film Franchise based on the life of Muhammad Messenger. Over $1 billion is allocated for the Epic production that will be filmed in Qatar and selected global locations. The budget is one of the largest of its kind aligning it with ......read more
9 July 2015 - First Driver Kevin Ceccon and Arden Team dazzled fans in England after an artistic performance in Silverstone Race, showing supremacy from beginning to end, managing the attacks of Mercedes driver Esteban Occon, signing the best lap of the race, and maintaining a winning position under a fashion only seen in true champions.
“It is good as we struggled a lot in the ......read more
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), continues to support global arts and culture by becoming one of the main partners of the Zurich Film Festival, which takes place from 24 September to 4 October 2015.
The sponsorship deal will see Etihad Airways’ brand prominently featured at various locations around the Zurich Film Festival venue and integrated into ......read more
Dubai-based creative agency collects 2 ACT Responsible Tribute Awards
[Dubai, UAE, July 06, 2015] Dubai-based agency Spark* is celebrating a major double win at Cannes. The organisation - part of the Publicity Network - was awarded a Special Tribute and a Human Rights Tribute Award at the ‘ACT Responsible Tributes,’ an affiliated annual event part of the world’s largest and ......read more
United Arab Emirates, June 5, 2015 – The Snow Village established by the French company Eversnow during the Formula 1 Grand Pix in Bahrain, last April 2015, has attracted a large public. Several medias reported interviews with the CEO, Bertrand Lambla, who received many requests from events professionals. He seeks partner investors in order to develop its ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 3 July 2015 - Dimension Data, the Official Technology Partner for ASO which owns the Tour de France, today announced that it has become a MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung (MTN-Qhubeka) sponsor. Representing the African continent for the first time ever, the nine-man MTN-Qhubeka team is one of five wild-card teams invited to ride alongside the 17 World Tour cycling teams at this ......read more
British entrepreneur, John Wilford, has launched a new marketing agency, JW International (JWI) to serve the Middle East region. This new business will be based on the same ethos as its sister business in the United Kingdom, Rave Communications.
Founded 15 years ago, Rave has become one of the most respected, enduring and awarded independent agencies in the UK, working with brands like ......read more