Monday 6 April 2020

Donate Etihad miles to support refugees during Covid-19

Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, launched a campaign to encourage members to donate their Etihad Guest Miles to support the prevention and response efforts in view of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in refugee settings.  


Saudi Arabia turns to e-commerce during Covid-19 outbreak

Restrictions on movement and trade as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic have led to a significant shift in consumer behavior in Saudi Arabia, with locals increasingly turning to digital channels, said a report by Oxford Business Group (OBG), the global publishing, research and consultancy com


Union Coop distributes 24pc cash dividends for 2019

Union Coop, the largest consumer co-operative in the UAE, has distributed 24 per cent cash dividends in addition to 6% return on shareholder purchases and so on for its business for the fiscal year 2019.    This announcement was made during the 38th General


Fitbit Charge 4 set for launch in Bahrain

Fitbit today announced the latest evolution of its most popular family of devices, Fitbit Charge 4, will be available in Bahrain from April 15.    The Charge 4 and Charge 4 Special Edition will be available in Bahrain starting April 15 in stores that will b


DGCX contract trading hits $45bn in March

Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) said the total volumes of contracts for March stood at 1.8 million, valued at $45.133 billion. The Average Daily Volume (ADV) for the same month hit 81,850 contracts.   As the Covid-19 pandemic causes volatile swings


LNG 'only viable solution to cut shipping emissions now'

The Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF) has said that liquified natural gas (LNG) is currently the only viable solution available that can cut emissions from deep-sea shipping as newer, cleaner options are developed.    In a video, SGMF describes how LN


Enoc urges customers to use ENOCPay App

UAE's Enoc Group has urged customers to make use of the safety and convenience offered by ENOCPay, its cashless and cardless payment platform accepted across all its retail service stations in the UAE.    The plea is in line with the UAE government&rsqu


Huawei launches new foldable phone

Smartphone manufacturer Huawei has announced the launch of its latest foldable smartphone, Huawei Mate Xs, which packs a whole lot of powerful and iconic features.   With its 8-inch and 5.4mm thickness outwards display when unfolded, users can watch their favour


Lootah BCGas offers $4m Covid-19 support programme

Lootah BCGas, a subsidiary of S S Lootah Group, a leading provider of gas utility and infrastructure services in the UAE, has announced a Covid-19 support programme worth Dh15 million ($4.08 million) in cooperation with Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.   


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