UAE. Liverpool Football Club Captain Steven Gerrard joined forces with ‘Team Azizi’ last night at a VIP launch event for the Dubai-based developer Azizi Investments at London’s Dorchester Hotel.
Gerrard gave his seal of approval to his signature tower - the Azizi Crystal at The Palm Jebel Ali - at the launch, which was attended by a host of VIP investors as well as guest speakers from CNN and Bloomberg. Within minutes of launch, the developer said it had achieved sales of more than AED150 million, dramatically bucking overall market trends and indicating continued interest in the
QATAR. The success at Global Carrier Awards represents an important milestone for Ooredoo Qatar, which only launched wholesale operations - providing network products and services to other operators - in 2010.
UAE. Princess Rym, founder of the Jordan Media Institute in Amman, spoke at an event held to mark the relaunch of the Al Arabiya News website and the 10-year anniversary of the Al Arabiya News Channel.
SAUDI ARABIA. The center, built with an initial investment of US$100 million, is one of 17 SABIC global R&D centers of excellence. With an area of 187,000 sqm, it is home to over 300 scientists from India.
UAE. "We anticipate that major players in the region will make significant investments to enhance their infrastructure to scale up cloud and big data capabilities. In this context, securing data will be more vital than ever before."
UAE. China tops A.T. Kearney Global Retail E-Commerce Index for market opportunity; UAE among the next generation markets to claim 25th position; e-Commerce is increasingly viewed by retailers as an efficient and effective global expansion vehicle.