A car made by Mobius Motors at a show room in Nairobi, Kenya. Reuters
No matter how high a mountain is the earth below is always soft. I wrote this line, years ago, to a friend after a life-shattering loss. I was trying to explain that I wasn’t going to give up because I have always seen hope in the cinders of ruin.
The Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region’s commercial and package printing sector is being reshaped by innovations by some of the world’s leading tech companies currently participating at the Gulf Print & Pack 2019 exhibition in Dubai.
After recently conquering Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, Sheikh Saud Bin Sultan Al Qasimi has shared his fascinating experience with young members of Sajaya Young Ladies of Sharjah (SYL).
The UAE is the major trade partner to Vietnam in the Middle East and North Africa while Vietnam is the key trade partner to the UAE in the South East Asia, with two-way non-oil trade reaching $10.4 billion in 2017, a growth of 18 per cent as compared with 2016, according to Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy.
The second edition of the Badiri Social Entrepreneurship Programme (BSEP), recently saw its 17 selected participants – all UAE-based women in pursuit of establishing socially impactful and innovative businesses, taking a field trip to India, from April 1–5, 2019. India was the chosen destination, as the country’s culture of social entrepreneurship has created a positive change there.
India’s SpiceJet Ltd said on Friday it will prioritize hiring employees of Jet Airways Ltd who are losing their jobs after the crisis-hit Indian airline halted all flight operations indefinitely this week. “We have already provided jobs to more than 100 pilots, more than 200 cabin crew and more than 200 technical and airport staff,”
US retail sales increased by the most in 1-1/2 years in March as households boosted purchases of motor vehicles and a range of other goods, the latest indication that economic growth picked up in the first quarter after a false start.