Saturday 18 January 2020

StarzPlay, Finyal Media partner to produce Arabic podcast

StarzPlay, a leading subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, has partnered with Finyal Media, the regional production business specialised in podcast creation, to produce an Arabic podcast Series. The announcement follows StarzPlay’s increasing focus on Arabic content


Facebook appoints new regional head for MEA & Turkey

Derya Matraş has been appointed as regional director of Facebook in the Middle East, Africa and Turkey. In this role, Matraş will lead Facebook to serve businesses and communities and to grow the company’s economic and social impact across the region. “


Dubai Culture names Creative Nation contest winners

Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has announced the winners of the Creative Nation competition that was held through its social media platforms. Creative Nation was a visual campaign comprising a YouTube video summarizing the vibrant, multicultural creative scene w


Kris Fade to be chief guest at Talentology 2020

Kris Fade, an Australian-Lebanese radio presenter, host and musician will be the chief guest at Mushrif Mall’s 4th edition of the annual Talentology 2020, a major talent show in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Registration for entries is open from January 1 to 15 online at mushrifmalltalen


UAE leaders unveil logo for UAE Nation Brand

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai and Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi have officially launched the ‘Seven Lines’ logo as the UAE Nation Brand. The logo attracted the majority of 10.6


TO THE NEW expands its footprint in Middle East

TO THE NEW, a digital technology firm, has announced the opening of its delivery centre in Dubai.    The new office will allow the company to invest in local talent, bring in a region-centric context, and foster collaboration with its clients. 


Mohamed El Majzoub to perform at Aloft Palm Jumeirah

Pop star Mohamed El Majzoub will perform at the sixth stop of the “Live at Aloft Hotels Homecoming Tour”, Middle East and Africa edition, at Aloft Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on January 15. The performance is part of a series of intimate live gigs powered by Universal Musi


Adnec set to host major events in January

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (Adnec) is set to host major events, at both the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and Al Ain Convention centre this January. Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) will be happening in Abu Dhabi from January 11 to 18. ADSW is a global plat


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