Author Archives: Karine Ayoub

UN-Habitat and Italy sign a €2.3m project to rehabilitate public spaces within the Mar Mikhael train station and restore housing units in Beirut

UN-Habitat and Italy sign a €2.3m project to rehabilitate public spaces within the Mar Mikhael train station and restore housing units in Beirut

Beirut, 10 August 2022. The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), signed a two-year agreement to rehabilitate and revitalize the public space area of Mar Mikhael railway station in Beirut and restore damaged housing units within the blast-affected area. The signing ceremony was held at the Italian

Welcoming Nova Maldives – the bright new star among resorts in the Maldives that invites guests for “Good soul days”

Nova stands for a modern all-inclusive community concept, a laidback place with a soul that sparks joy and is designed for millennial travellers and real connections. On the all-natural island, guests can enjoy bucket list wholesome experiences in the heart of the Maldives’ renowned South Ari Atoll. 10 August 2022 – Pulse Hotels & Resorts

Arthur D. Little report examines key challenges to effective business sustainability

Arthur D. Little’s global survey reveals 33% of respondents that includes MENA respondents believe their respective company sustainability strategies are not understood, with little to no clear balance between short-term and long-term sustainability plans Whereas 72% of companies maintain sustainability collaboration with existing partners, a growing number of organizations now collaborate with universities/R&D groups (12%)

Finastra event highlights key considerations when launching a digital bank

Key takeaways include that people are as important as the technology, but without the right technology that can foster innovation and accelerate time to market, even a modern mindset can stumble Dubai, United Arab Emirates – August 10, 2022 – Finastra, in partnership with Connect Global Group, brought together senior stakeholders in financial services for

The University of Balamand receives a collection of books by poet Charbel Baini

The University of Balamand welcomed Dr. Moustafa Al Helwe, who was tasked with delivering a collection of books from Syndey – Australia to the Issam Fares Library Learning Center. Dr. Al Helwe was received by Dr. George Bahr, University of Balamand Provost, as an envoy for the “Poetry and Heritage Association” led by Notary Public

H2scan extends commitment to UK market with the appointment of European Director

09 August 2022 Leading US Hydrogen scanning solutions provider H2scan has extended its commitment to the UK and European market with the appointment of a European Director to drive the business into new markets. Aberdeen based businessman Jordan Ferguson has joined the company as European Director and will direct the company’s expansion in Europe, as

Like Digital & Partners Appoints Karl Escritt As Ceo And Alexander Tovey As Cco As The Company Experiences Record Growth

Award-winning digital agency Like Digital & Partners has announced the appointment of Karl Escritt as Chief Executive Officer. Karl has over 21 years of experience in pushing boundaries of Digital Transformation, with core expertise in e-commerce, Omni-Channel and Experience Design future trends. He first joined Like Digital & Partners in 2013 as Creative Director in the London office

Forbes Middle East Reveals The Middle East’s Top 25 Fintech Companies 2022 Meet The Innovators In Financial Services

Payment gateway companies dominate the Fintech list. The UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt comprise over 70% of the list. The UAE dominates with eight entries, followed by Saudi and Egypt with five entries each. 13 of the companies were founded by solo founders. Beirut, August 8, 2022: Forbes Middle East has unveiled the “Middle East’s

Roxy Cinemas set to open the biggest cinema screen in MENA at Dubai Hills Mall

Cinema goers can enjoy Roxy Cinemas’ latest venue from 31 August New Roxy Xtreme screen is the highlight of the stunning new Roxy Cinemas at Dubai Hills Mall Director’s Boxes provide unrivalled VIP luxury for individuals and groups Fifteen high-tech screens all equipped with premium fully reclining seating throughout United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 8 August