Adams Offshore to join Gulf Industry Fair lineup in Bahrain

Adams Offshore will bring its products and services to this year's Gulf Industry Fair being held Feb 9-11 at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre. "We have chosen Gulf Industry Fair 2016 as our platform to celebrate our reputation as the Middle East's global operator in the offshore industry," Adams Offshore Bahrain General Manager R. Rajeev Kumar said. Read More »

Petroleum Development Oman signs up for corporate governance, sustainability training

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) has agreed to receive training and consulting services on corporate governance and sustainability from the Oman Centre for Corporate Governance and Sustainability. “PDO has always been committed to being a good corporate citizen, putting honesty, integrity and fairness at the center of everything we do," PDO Managing Director Raoul Restucci said. Read More »

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Located in Dubai's beautiful South Ridge area, this stylish apartment boasts a spacious, open floor plan with 1,089 square feet of living space. The apartment is bright and airy and includes a large combination living and dining room that looks into a tasteful modern kitchen. The unit's one bedroom is particularly roomy. There is also a lovely balcony with beautiful views. Read More »

Large duplex available in Ashrafieh Alxander building in Riyadh

A five-bedroom, five-bathroom duplex in Ashrafieh listed for $226,542 is the perfect choice for a growing family.Inside the Ashrafieh Alxander building, residents will find an apartment with five bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. Central air conditioning and heat allows residents to keep the apartment at the perfect temperature. Each bedroom has a built-in wardrobe. Read More »

Saudi Aramco execs speak at competitiveness forum

Two Saudi Aramco executives were among the speakers at the Global Competitiveness Forum held recently in Riyadh. The forum focused on the role governments and businesses can play in driving competitiveness while emphasizing the potential for particular industries like health care, education and services. Many of these sectors have taken on increased relevance as oil prices lag. Read More »

Qatar Science and Technology Park announces board appointments

The Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development said Dr. Hamad Al-Ibrahim will take over as chairman of the Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP). Al-Ibrahim is currently executive vice president of Qatar Foundation Research and Development. QSTP officials also announced that several board members would continue their posts for three more years. Read More »

UAE Water Foundation highlights projects at future energy summit

The UAE Water Foundation highlighted its projects and services at the recent World Future Energy Summit 2016 in Abu Dhabi. “The UAE Water Aid Foundation plays a leading role in achieving one the objectives of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives Foundation: to combat poverty and disease," UAE Water Aid Foundation Chairman Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer said. Read More »

Atbahrain, Marhaba join forces to promote Bahrain tourism

Atbahrain and Marhaba Services signed an agreement to create a potent marketing force for Bahrain's tourism sector. The partnership will take advantage of each organization's assets to welcome tourists and guide their experiences. Marhaba will help coordinate the expansion of so-called meet-and-greet services. Atbahrain will help manage visitors' experiences during their stay. Read More »

Omantel to bring telecom services to Khazzan gas field

Omantel will provide a 1,081-square-mile telecommunications network to serve BP Oman's Khazzan Gas Project. The agreement will provide fixed and mobile voice services as well as broadband services to Khazzan gas field - Block 61, located between the Ad Dhahirah and Ad Dakhiliya governorates. The services will help not only BP Oman, but also its contractors and other partners. Read More »

Batelco teams up with Ericsson on region's first LTE AIR site

Batelco said that more Bahrani mobile phone users will be able to find service, thanks to the installation of the region's first LTE AIR site. AIR stands for antenna integrated radio and uses specialized towers that combine broadcasting functions that would normally require two separate towers. Batelco officials said the AIR towers are easier to install and are more energy efficient. Read More »

Large single-bedroom townhouse available in Porto Arabia

A one-bedroom townhouse is available in Porto Arabia, one of Doha’s most popular communities. MD Properties has listed the 1,259-square-foot townhouse for $527,952. For individuals who want to live in the Arabian Riviera and near The Pearl Qatar’s main harbor, the townhouse is a great option. The townhouse features one bedroom with an en suite bathroom and a second full bathroom. Read More »

Zain releases 2016 Thought Leadership Report

Zain Group released its 2016 Thought Leadership Report at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland. The report, titled "Bringing the Future Closer with Innovation: Pursuing Innovation as a Means to Overcome Challenges in the MENA Region," makes a case for innovation as a valuable tool for addressing social and economic deficits that affect the push toward sustainable development. Read More »

Housing is now available in Bouelvard Walk, Ras Al Khaima and Jumeirah Village Circle

Here's an opportunity to live along Boulevard Walk in Dubai: A studio apartment at 8 Boulevard Walk is listed by Residence Dubai Real Estate at $272,275. The 543-square-foot apartment includes a bathroom and a stunning view of Business Bay. It offers such amenities as a large balcony and a fully equipped kitchen. The apartment is within walking distance of Dubai Mall. Read More »

Ziehm Imaging, OrthoScan bring mobile C-arm to Arab Health Exhibition

Ziehm Imaging and OrthoScan showcased the world's first and only mobile 3-D C-arm imaging system at the recent Arab Health Exhibition and Congress in Dubai. The Ziehm Vision RFD 3D system comes equipped with a flat panel that provides a 6.3-inch edge length. It combines 2-D and 3-D imaging designed to meet the needs of orthopedics, traumatology, spine surgery and heart procedures. Read More »

Oman Air convenes Oman CEOs to seek economic solutions

Oman Air welcomed Omani CEOs to a summit in Muscat meant to exchange ideas on stimulating investment in Oman. The gathering was an effort to create opportunities for partnerships that might address the region's changing economy. Oman Air CEO Paul Gregorowitsch said the challenges the economy faces would be best answered by collaboration between public and private entities. Read More »