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DCT Abu Dhabi Launches E-learning Platform for Industry Partners

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi on Tuesday announced the launch of the ‘Abu Dhabi Specialist Programme’, an e-learning platform which...

2021 Oil Price Forecast Above $51, Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs raised its estimate for WTI Crude prices in 2021 to $51.38 per barrel from $48.50, expecting a gradual recovery in global oil...

TikTok Records All-Time High Downloads of 200m in Q1, 2020 Led...

Popular video-sharing platform TikTok continues to grow at a high rate globally based on the number of new app downloads. Data gathered by Learnbonds.com...

Is COVID-19 Bringing Virtual Real Estate Tours Into The Mainstream?

Virtual tours, a nascent but growing technology pre-crisis, are rapidly gaining traction in lockdown times – and could become a mainstay of the commercial...

Emirates Auction App Tops Most Downloaded Smart Apps

It ranks first among most popular Apps on Google Play & third most downloaded free App for business purposes on Apple Store. The...

Samana Developers Projects Remain on Track for Delivery Despite Covid-19

In the wake of a challenging situation caused by the pandemic, Dubai-based Samana Developers today said that its on-going projects in Dubai are not...

Dubai Sees 179% Increase in DED Trader Licences in Q1 2020

‘DED Trader’ licence sees strong interest with online business and e-Commerce growing 5,353 DED Traders already conducting diverse businesses online and on social...

Force Majeure Clause and How To Use It

A force majeure clause in some real estate contracts allows relief for one or both parties in the event of a major unexpected event....

Retail Reels from Covid-19 – Sharp Decline in Sales; Online Groceries...

Online groceries sales surge 40%, luxury and fashion sales down by 50% KPMG Lower Gulf’s latest report, ‘Navigating the pandemic,’ has revealed a mixed...

UAE Public Relations Agency Offers Pro Bono PR Consultation

UAE PR agency, Atteline, has announced it will be offering pro-bono PR consultation and strategic planning sessions for home-grown business, and other B2C brands...

Dubai’s Malls Migrate Online amid Covid-19 Shutdown

In mid-April The Dubai Mall, the largest retail space in the UAE, announced the launch of its own virtual store on the Gulf e-commerce...

Dubai’s First In-store Hydroponic Farm Offers Fresh and Sustainable Foods

Hydroponic farming uses 90% less water and space, reducing the carbon footprint of food production 16 fresh leafy greens and herbs grown in...

550 Instant Licences issued in Q1 2020, says Dubai Economy

• Market fees for Instant Licence revised from AED3000 to AED250 • Instant Licence in 5 minutes; option for electronic MOA, and virtual site enough...

Nakheel Shopping Malls Reopen for Business

Nakheel Malls is pulling out all the stops to ensure customer, staff and tenant safety and wellbeing as it prepares to reopen Nakheel Mall,...

Emirates Increases Refunds Capability

Emirates has ramped up its capability to process refunds, reaffirming its commitment to customers and travel trade partners impacted by travel disruptions caused by...

UAE Retail Response on COVID-19: Seek More Government Support to Open...

· The survey reports the level of impact and possible future of over 150 retailer brands who have presence across all the emirates of...

Fewer Launches, Handovers Slowdown To Cushion Property Prices

Apartment prices in Dubai declined 12% over the 12-month period from Q1 2019 to Q1 2020 whilst villa/townhouse prices were lower by 4% ...

DP World Launches Digital Platforms to Move Global Trade Online

DP World has launched cutting-edge online logistics tools and services, covering sea, land and air shipping around the world. According to a press statement, the...