Author Archives: Karine Ayoub

Gartner Survey Reveals Most CEOs Anticipate an Economic Boom Rather Than Stagnation Over the Next Two Years

Gartner Survey Reveals Most CEOs Anticipate an Economic Boom Rather Than Stagnation Over the Next Two Years

Over a Quarter of CEOs Anticipate Returning to or Exceeding 2019 Revenue Levels in 2021 Dubai, UAE., May 16, 2021 — More CEOs anticipate an economic boom (60%) than stagnation (40%) in 2021 and 2022, according to a recent survey of CEOs and senior executives by Gartner, Inc. Most respondents (35%) anticipate returning to or exceeding 2019

VMware Board Names Raghu Raghuram as CEO

Sumit Dhawan Appointed President, Zane Rowe to Continue as CFO Announces Preliminary Q1 FY22 Results PALO ALTO, Calif.—May 16, 2021— VMware (NYSE: VMW) has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Rangarajan (Raghu) Raghuram as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, effective June 1, 2021. An industry veteran, Raghuram is a strategic

Sensational fireworks spectacle lights up Yas Island in celebration of Eid al-Fitr

Fireworks show launching from Yas Bay Waterfront will take place for two more evenings over the long weekend For high resolution photos and a video of the fireworks display, please click here. Abu Dhabi, UAE – 14 May 2021: A flurry of fireworks soared over Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure and entertainment hub, yesterday

CMA CGM AIR CARGO expands its commercial offer by launching three new destinations

Three new destinations: Dubai, Beirut, Istanbul. ·         Seven destinations served: Chicago, Atlanta, New York, Liège, Dubai, Beirut and Istanbul. ·     CMA CGM AIR CARGO offers complete and agile solutions to the Group’s  customers. The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, is accelerating the development of CMA CGM AIR CARGO, its air freight division,

Dr. Myrna Abi Abdallah Doumit on the International Nurses Day: Safeguarding nurses has never been more critical

The President of the Order of Nurses in Lebanon, Dr. Myrna Abi Abdallah Doumit shared her words on the occasion of International Nurses Day, on May 12th; a day celebrated throughout the world but differently this year, because of COVID-19 and the circumstances that Lebanon has been facing. This past year, specifically from May 2020


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UN Lebanon releases its 2020 annual report, committing to support Lebanon & its people to Build Back Better

Beirut, Lebanon Wednesday, May 12, 2021 (United Nations) – The United Nations system in Lebanon released today its annual report for the year 2020, committing once again to scale up its efforts to help Lebanon and its people to recover from its multi-faceted crises and ‘Build Back Better’. Through inspiring people’s stories and the ongoing

Economic recovery under threat amid surging COVID cases and lagging vaccination in poorer countries

Widening inequality casts a shadow over projected 5.4% global growth in 2021 New York, 12 May — While the global growth outlook has improved, led by robust rebound in China and the United States, surging COVID-19 infections and inadequate vaccination progress in many countries threaten a broad-based recovery of the world economy, says the latest United Nations forecast