Monthly Archives: December 2021

UAE cbank issues 7 commemorative silver coins

The Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates (CBUAE) has issued seven commemorative silver coins in a set to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Union of the Federation of the United Arab Emirates. The ruling pays tribute to the founding fathers, led by the late Sheikh …

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Valid 14-day PCR test required to enter government departments in Sharjah

The Sharjah government on Wednesday announced new COVID-19 security guidelines to enter government offices as of January 3. Photo for illustrative purposes only. Image Credit: Ahmed Ramzan / Gulf News Sharjah: Only fully vaccinated government employees and visitors with a negative PCR test valid for 14 days will be allowed …

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Ajman Bank and EDB sign memorandum of understanding on credit guarantee for SMEs

Ajman Bank has signed an agreement with the Emirates Development Bank (EDB) to provide credit guarantee and co-loans to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the United Arab Emirates. The MoU is part of EDB’s commitment to boost the SME ecosystem and industrial sector in the UAE and thereby increase …

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Yas Holding awarded “Diversified Company of the Year”

Yas Holding, the UAE-based investment group, received the “Diversified Company of the Year” award at the Enterprise Agility Awards event held recently in Dubai. The Enterprise Agility Awards 2021 are an annual awards ceremony hosted by Entrepreneur Middle East and presented by du. This awards ceremony aims to recognize individuals …

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SOHAR to provide Utas Suhar with a new AI lab

SOHAR Port and Freezone have signed a memorandum of understanding with Suhar University of Technology and Applied Sciences (UTAS), which will see the development of an AI lab on campus. Signed by SE. Dr. Saeed bin Hamad Al Rubaie, Vice Chancellor of the University of Technology and Applied Sciences and …

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Watch: Have you been to Dubai’s new Farmer’s Market to taste delicious Emirati food and fresh produce?

Watch: Eat luqaimat, regag, and more at Farmer’s Souk Video Credit: Sharon Benjamin / Gulf News Mohammed Basheer, 27, is an aeronautical engineer by training. However, the young Emirati decided to establish roots instead of chasing the clouds, all because he believed the future was green. He therefore turned to …

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In memory of Dr PA Ibrahim Haji: Indian salesman turned business mogul in the United Arab Emirates defending education and charity

Dr PA Ibrahim Haji, deceased today. Image Credit: Gulf News Archives Dubai: Rich tributes were paid to renowned UAE-based Indian businessman and philanthropist Dr PA Ibrahim Haji, who died on Tuesday. A resident of the United Arab Emirates for 55 years, the chairman of the PACE Education Group, co-chairman of …

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Covid-19: mandatory green pass to enter all federal and local government departments in Ajman – News

The system will be in place from January 3, 2022 Photo: File Posted: Mon 20 Dec 2021, 15:10 Last update: Mon 20 Dec 2021, 16:58 In coordination with the Ajman Executive Council, the Emirate of Ajman Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Team approved the application of the green pass system in …

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Shaza Makkah wins “World’s Best Luxury Halal Hotel” award

Bahrain International Airport, which is operated and managed by Bahrain Airport Company, has been certified with the highest 5-star COVID-19 airport safety rating in recognition that the airport has achieved the highest standards in health and safety protocols to prevent the spread of COVID-19. It places Bahrain International Airport in …

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