Tuesday 25 April 2017

New Zealand set to join Expo 2020 Dubai

New Zealand Minister for Economic Development Simon Bridges today (April 24) formally announced the country’s participation in the big event by delivering a letter of acceptance from Simon William English, Prime Minister of New Zealand, reported state news agency Wam. The c


Hilal Conferences and Exhibitions launches 3G Festival

Bahrain-based Hilal Conferences and Exhibitions is adding a new dimension to its popular “3 Exhibitions under One Roof”, with a festival. The festival takes place at the Bahrain International Exhibition Centre on the sidelines of the Gulf Property Show, Gulf Interiors


BNA chief survives Paris terror attack

Bahrain News Agency acting director general Mohannad Suleiman Al Nuaimi survived the Champs Elysees, Paris, shooting on Thursday night, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication, citing a source.   For further details, visit


Thomson Reuters ends seminar series in UAE

Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of news and information for professional markets, concluded the celebration of its 150th anniversary in Mena with the last of its three-day seminar series with UAE-based entrepreneurs. The Mena region, and Dubai in particular, has


Dubai mega library project 15pc complete

The Mohammed bin Rashid Library is proceeding as per schedule with almost 15 per cent of the work completed, said a report. The project, which is unique in size and shape, has an architectural outline of an open book on an area of 66,000 sq m located on the Dubai Creek in the Jad


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