Trump Middle East travel ban deters other travellers too: Study

   Trump banned travellers from 7 countries in Jan *Study says move has deterred other travellers too Seattle judge suspended ban order last week and case is in court President Trump banned travellers from seven countries from entering the United States through an executive order passed in late January. A Seattle judge suspended the order […]

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Etihad, Lufthansa CEOs to hold news conference on cooperation drive

  Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways and German carrier Lufthansa will hold a joint news conference on their cooperation plans in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, the airlines said on Sunday. Etihad and Lufthansa last month signed a code share pact and said they wanted to explore cooperation in other areas. This came after German carrier signed […]

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Alabbar’s Noon plays “fashion” trump card to grab lion’s share of e-commerce

  Noon, the Middle East’s largest online shopping platform, will use the high-street fashion segment as a central plank in its strategy to dominate the region’s fast-growing e-commerce sector. The retail powerhouse has announced that it will offer hundreds of exclusive fashion brands, five times more than its nearest competitor. Buyers will also be able […]

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L’Oréal-UNESCO Middle East Women in Science: Breaking Barriers

L’Oréal-UNESCO Middle East Women in Science. (Image: supplied) * Four Arab women scientists were awarded fellowship endowments for their research * The winners were selected from a diver pool of applicants * Winners are from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait   Four Arab women scientists were awarded the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Middle East Fellowship […]

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