Qatari women's basketball defeat Bahrain 65-40

Qatari women's basketball defeat Bahrain 65-40

KUWAIT– The Qatari women’s basketball took an important step on road to win the 2nd GCC Women Basketball Championship after defeating  Bahrain 65-40 on Sunday(May 4th,2014). The Qatari team was dominant throughout and led in all four quarters. They finished the first quarter with a four-point lead 17-13. They extended the gap to seven in […]

Prince Metib bin Abdullah receives Sheikh Zayed's Award for Book

Prince Metib bin Abdullah receives Sheikh Zayed's Award for Book

ABU DHABI- Prince Metib bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Minister of National Guard, received today(May 4th) Sheikh Zayed’s Award for Book which has chosen King Abdullah as the cultural personality for 2014 due to his great contributions to cultural, intellectual, scientific and humanitarian fields.   During a ceremony held today, Prince Metib bin Abdullah received the […]

UAE Ministry of Health warns of bogus doctors

UAE Ministry of Health warns of bogus doctors

ABU DHABI: The UAE  Ministry of Health has warned the public about bogus doctors who are providing medical services in hotels and at home. “The Ministry has seen some malpractices by a group of quacks, who are not licensed by the U.A.E. health authorities, and claim that they have the ability to provide treatment for […]

First Saudi financial services company opens regulated branch in DIFC

First Saudi financial services company opens regulated branch in DIFC

DUBAI-  AlKhair Capital Saudi Arabia, the leading Saudi-based investments institution, has opened its branch at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) during a Gala Dinner held at Jumeirah Emirates Towers. The event, which was attended by dignitaries and top officials, celebrated the opening of the new branch which followed the official approval and license from […]

Middle East a top market, Philippines in full force at ATM

Middle East a top market, Philippines in full force at ATM

DUBAI-A 30-man Philippine delegation composed of representatives of hotels, resorts, tour operators, an airline and government officials headed by Department of Tourism Assistant Secretary Benito C. Bengzon, Jr. is all geared up to meet with buyers and consumers at this year’s Arabian Travel Market on May 5-10, 2014 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibit […]

DMCA launches awareness campaign aimed at promoting safety across floating restaurants  

DMCA launches awareness campaign aimed at promoting safety across floating restaurants   

DUBAI- Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) launched its latest line of educational and training campaigns for floating restaurants in the emirates of Dubai. The drive, which falls in line with the ongoing efforts to promote maritime safety under best international practices, is aimed at raising awareness about safe operations of the floating restaurants. Held periodically […]

Brand USA targets Gulf residents for tourism promotions 

Brand USA targets Gulf residents for tourism promotions 

DUBAI- Brand USA, the public-private partnership responsible for launching the United States’ nationally coordinated tourism marketing effort, is participating at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) being held at the Dubai International Exhibition and Conference Centre from May 5-8, 2014, with its largest presence at the show to date. A total of 20 U.S. tourism, hotel and […]