Friday 23 February 2018

SR Technics, UK group tie up for robotics solution

SR Technics, a leading maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) service provider with major presence in the UAE, is partnering with UK-based Invert Robotics to implement an innovative robotics solution to enhance its aircraft maintenance inspections. Invert Robotics designs and dev


India group to launch RoohAfza drink in UAE

India-based Hamdard Laboratories, India, a top FMCG company, has launched its flagship and popular drink brand RoohAfza in the UAE market. The announcement, which was made at the recent Gulf Food expo in Dubai, marks the brand’s first outing in the UAE, with a promise to se


Dilmah looks to expand footprint in GCC

Dilmah, one of the world’s leading tea brands, is planning to enhance its sales in the Middle East by end of 2018 through tie-ups with five-star hotels, other regional airlines, and launching exclusive t-lounges. For the last three years, Dilmah and its group companies have


UAE tops nine global economic indices ranking

The UAE achieved top rankings across nine economic indices covering economic affairs in a series of recently released global competitiveness reports and indices for 2017 and 2018. The Ministry of Economy revealed that these achievements are part of its continuing efforts to achie


Dilmah showcases varieties of tea at Gulfood

Srilanka-based Dilmah Tea is participating in the world’s largest annual food and hospitality show – Gulfood - from February 18 – 22 at the Dubai World Trade Center. Dubai has a long-standing history with tea, being the largest exporter of the beverage in the wo


Global players vie for $1.5bn ME leather goods market

International players in the fine leather products sector will out in force at the upcoming Leatherworld Middle East 2018 expo in Dubai for a piece of the $1.5-billion regional luxury goods market, said a report. The 4th edition of Leatherworld Middle East will run from February


UAE Space Agency, South Australia sign cooperation deal

The UAE Space Agency signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Government of South Australia to set up a framework for joint cooperation in the exploration and utilisation of outer space and the exchange of information, expertise, scientific research and space technology.


Saudi announces death of Prince Abdulaziz

The Saudi Royal Court has announced the death of Prince Abdulaziz bin Bandar bin Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, according to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA). The funeral prayer was performed at Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh after Asr prayers on Thursday, it added.


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