MENA Press Release

Regional Index for Medical Tourism Taps Dubai as Top Destination in the Arab World

Summary: – 2020-21 Medical Tourism Index released during COVID-19 global pandemic – Dubai maintains its authority as top Arab destination for the second edition in a row – Dubai and Abu Dhabi significantly rise in rankings in the Global Medical Tourism Index WEST PALM BEACH, Florida, July 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The International Healthcare Research […]


Emirates resumes services to Seychelles, boosts access to Indian Ocean destinations this summer

Dubai, UAE, Emirates has announced that it will resume passenger services to Seychelles from 01 August, coinciding with the country’s re-opening to international tourists. Operating flights to Seychelles five times a week with a Boeing 777-300ER, Emirates offers travellers convenient access to this popular Indian Ocean holiday destination. In addition, Emirates will increase its services […]


HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer reviews progress at the hydroelectric power station in Hatta

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) visited the hydroelectric power station in Hatta to review work progress of the project, which is the first of its kind in the GCC region. The 250MW station will generate electricity by making use of the water stored in Hatta […]


DIB reports net profit of AED2.1 bn in H1 2020

DUBAI, Dubai Islamic Bank, DIB, today announced its net profit reached AED 2.12 billion during the first half of the year, as it continues to demonstrate healthy profitability whilst ensuring prudence in growing the balance sheet. According to financial results for the period ending June 30th, 2020, the bank’s total income reached AED 6.82 billion […]


Dubai Trade, Global Supply Chain Academy to launch e-courses for supply chain professionals

DUBAI, As E-learning platforms gain more popularity in the UAE, Dubai Trade, in association with Supply Chain Academy, has primed the deployment of its new e-learning Platform, a next-generation initiative that is powered with simulation modules for every course. On completion, the modules will present the aspirant with international accreditation and certification by Supply Chain […]


Department of Culture and Tourism translated novel warmly welcomed by UAE sixth-grade curriculum

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Education has announced that Lippels Traum, a release by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi’s, DCT Abu Dhabi, Kalima Translation Project, has been added to the sixth-grade curriculum in government and private schools in the United Arab Emirates. The announcement supports DCT Abu Dhabi’s vision to promote […]