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DIB Announces Nine Months Financial Results
Dubai Islamic Bank, DIB, today announced its results for the period ended September 30th, with a group net profit increased to AED 3,011 million, up 7% compared with AED2,801 million for the same period in 2015.

Dubai To Host First Dubai International Conference On Applied Nutrition In November
Dubai Municipality will be organising the First Dubai International Conference on Applied Nutrition on the 7th and 8th of November, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Harrington Secures DP World Tour Championship Spot With Portugual Masters Win
Harrington completed an unblemished final round six-under 65 for a 23 under par winning total after making a crucial par at the last.

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Emirates NBD ranked ’Strongest Bank in the UAE’ by The Asian Banker

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region has been ranked the ‘Strongest Bank in the UAE’ by the prestigious Asian Banker’s ‘AB 500 Strongest Banks in 2016.’ The bank, the largest in the UAE, was rated highly for its sound growth record and its giant leaps in the digitisation of banking over the past year. Furthermore, Emirates NBD was named third ‘Strongest Bank in the Middle East’ and recognised for its exceptional financial performance along with improvements in balance sheet growth and capitalisation.

Luxembourg confirms participation in Expo 2020 Dubai

Expo 2020 Dubai today announced Luxembourg as one of the first countries to formally confirm its participation. The agreement was made at a meeting with His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee and Chairman of Dubai Airports and Emirates Airline during a visit by Deputy Prime Minister of Luxembourg, Mr. Etienne Schneider. This followed meetings on Sunday at the Expo 2020 Dubai site with Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General of Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau.

Middle Eastern mergers & acquisitions reached $37.4 billion during first 9 months of 2016

Thomson Reuters has released the quarterly investment banking analysis for the Middle East region. According to estimates from Thomson Reuters / Freeman Consulting, Middle Eastern investment banking fees reached US$580.7 million during the first nine months of 2016, an 11% increase compared to fees  recorded during the same period in 2015. Nadim Najjar, Managing Director, MENA, Thomson Reuters, said: “The value of announced M&A transactions with any Middle Eastern involvement reached US$37.4 billion during the first nine months of 2016, 19% more than the value recorded during the first nine months of 2015 and the highest first nine month total in the region since 2010.” 

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World Future Energy Summit To Showcase Vast Renewables Opportunity In India
he Indian Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is targeting 100 GW of solar power, including utility-scale and rooftop solar. The remaining capacity will include 60 GW of utility-scale wind energy, 5 GW of small hydro, and 10 GW of bioenergy.

Healthcare Sector Growth Faces Staff Shortage Challenge
The outlook for the healthcare sector remains bright with experts forecasting investments to reach $133 billion by 2018, which will mostly be poured into building new healthcare facilities.

Business And Government Leaders, Meeting With Regional Entrepreneurs, Call For Closer Attention To Corporate Governance
INSEAD’s sixth edition of the Global Business Leaders Conference was held at the St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi earlier today, bringing together leaders from the private and public sector to discuss the growing significance of corporate governance.

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UAE Is Set To Make History With Its Initiatives To Promote The Values Of Tolerance And Coexistence, Says Minister Of State For Tolerance

The UAE is set to make a key contribution towards ushering in a new chapter in world history when it will launch the world’s first tolerance charter aimed at spreading the values of tolerance, peace and coexistence, said Minister of State for Tolerance Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi at a meeting with UAE-based local and international media.

Japan Imports 25.3m Barrels Of Crude From UAE In August

Japan reported that it imported more than 25 percent of its crude oil from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in August 2016. August imports from the UAE reached 25.3 million barrels of crude, according to data released by the Agency of Energy and Natural Resource (AENR) in Tokyo. The agency, which is part of Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, also stated that Saudi Arabia exported 30.3 million barrels, or 30.5 percent of the total imports.

Ministry Of Climate Change And Environment To Sponsor Project Of Carbon Ambassadors Programme

The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment will sponsor the Sustainable Agriculture Container, a project developed by the second batch of the Carbon Ambassadors Programme, the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has announced.

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Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival To Take Centre Stage With Inspirational Activities And Workshops
It’s that time of year again! The fourth edition of the Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival which will run from Oct 23 to 28 will commence with a colorful start. With a fantastic crop of films and premieres, enchanting sneak previews

Al Majaz Waterfront To Complete Its New Extension By The End Of The Year
The extension at Al Majaz Waterfront includes 12 restaurants and cafe’s - some of which will open for the first time in Sharjah. It also involves increasing the size of the Sharjah Fountain to overlook the series of dining outlets and extending the length of its running track.

Sharjah National Hotels Expects Strong Fourth-Quarter Nearly Doubling The Performance Of Last Year
Sharjah National Hotels, which comprises a group of hotels and resorts situated in various picturesque locations in the emirate, has seen positive growth at the end of its third quarter.

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Sharjah, UAE Offer Attractive Opportunities At 2nd FDI Forum

Sharjah has secured a distinct economic and investment reputation, emerging as a key engine of growth and an attractive economic destination not only in the UAE, but in the region as a whole.

Water slides and More Amusement at Al Montazah

An amusement park in Sharjah previously known as Al Jazeera Park is a complete destination for picnics, adventures, water fun and theme park fun and food paradise. Park covers an area over 126,000m2 and is situated on an island within Khalid Lagoon.  The Park was built with an agenda to evolve and raise the Emirate’s economic, social and tourist assets. The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has been keen to ensure that the design and redevelopment of Al Montazah adheres to the highest standards so as to meet the Emirate's needs in leisure and tourist attractions.   

Arab Children’s Parliament

From this year onwards, Sharjah will host the Arab Children’s Parliament.  Ahmed Aboul Gheit, Secretary General of Arab League received Khawla Al Mulla, Chairperson of the Sharjah Consultative Council and Head of the Organising Committee on Thursday to set up the Arab Children’s Parliament. 

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