Sustainability bulletins

Mastercard marks year of collective action in annual Sustainability Report Outlines progress towards an inclusive, sustainable future for people and the planet

Mastercard marks year of collective action in annual Sustainability Report Outlines progress towards an inclusive, sustainable future for people and the planet

July 29 2021, | Beirut, Lebanon –Mastercard released its 2020 Corporate Sustainability report, highlighting how the company has responded to the challenges of the last year through innovation and trusted partnerships and is delivering on its mission to build a more inclusive, sustainable world with a digital economy that works for everyone, everywhere. “This unprecedented

IsDB Group and AIM Partner to Promote Sustainable Investment in Africa

The Annual Investment Meeting Africa Edition (AIM AFRICA), in multilateral partnership with the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) and the IsDB Group Business Forum (THIQAH), are set to work together in the first digital edition of AIM AFRICA. Scheduled for 29–30 June 2021, AIM AFRICA,

Unlocking Sustainable Investment in AFRICA through AIM-AFRICA

AIM AFRICA will be a powerful impetus in strengthening AFRICA’s economic stability, sustainability, and growth. Dubai, 16th June, 2021 – The African continent has immense untapped economic potential that presents innumerable opportunities for investors. The continent is also emerging as one of the preferred destinations for investments. According to data released in 2020 by the

Sustainability Actions Still Challenging to Implement, According to New Study from SAP

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — 17 May 2021— Climate change, materials use, air pollution, solid waste and resource availability were the top sustainability issues business executives identified for investment, according to a new global research study sponsored by SAP SE (NYSE: SAP). But implementing and scaling plans for action are still obstacles many encounter. “Improving the Environment at

Looking forward with cautious optimism: Family businesses are transforming for a sustainable future

PwC’s Middle East Family Business Survey 2021 Resilience: 59% of Middle East family businesses expect to see growth in 2021 Diversification: 58% of Middle East family businesses consider expanding into new markets a top priority in the next two years Transformation: 60% of Middle East family businesses have the liquidity to change course at short notice Family values: 75%

Ralph Lauren Debuts Team USA’s Closing Ceremony Parade Uniform and Apparel Collection, Featuring First-to-Market Innovations in Sustainability

NEW YORK, NY — April 14, 2021 — Ralph Lauren today unveiled the Team USA Closing Ceremony Parade Uniforms and apparel collection for the 2020 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams. For these Games, Ralph Lauren worked to use more sustainable materials and manufacturing practices across the Team USA collection. The Company has developed and invested

CHEP unveils global 2025 Sustainability Goals with the ambition to pioneer regenerative supply chains

Dubai, 14 April 2021 – CHEP, one of the world’s most sustainable logistics businesses, and a pioneer of circular-economy principles, has unveiled its 2025 global Sustainability Goals, a roadmap for building regenerative supply chains that help repair damage to the planet. “We believe the time has come to transform how the world moves products to

UAE based ODS Global partners with Johnson Controls to foster innovation in building operations

The strategic partnership between market leaders ODS Global and Johnson Controls will focus on the growing emphasis on energy usage, sustainability and digital transformation Dubai, UAE, March 28th, 2021: UAE-based ODS Global, a sustainable Integrated Building Management Service provider, and U.S.-based Johnson Controls, a leading global building automation service provider, announced a strategic partnership early