Saturday , June 24 2017


MBRF reveals criteria to join ‘Arab Professionals Forum’

Dubai / Emirates Business The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) revealed the criteria candidates must meet to join the Arab Professionals Forum, which the Foundation had launched in collaboration with LinkedIn in October 2016. The Forum gathers top Arab subject-matter experts, academics, and scientists from all over ...

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SBWC grants ‘Joyoon’ membership to 14 Egyptian female entrepreneurs

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Sharjah / WAM In a move aimed at enhancing cooperation and sharing expertise with the businesswomen’s community in the UAE and beyond, Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC), a subsidiary of NAMA Women Advancement Establishment, has granted ‘Joyoon’ membership to 14 Egyptian female entrepreneurs. The invitation to become members of the ...

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Tencent’s startup investment frenzy reaches outer space


Bloomberg Tencent Holdings Ltd. is best known for super-app WeChat and its relentless pace of startup investment. Now the Chinese social media giant is looking beyond Earth-bound opportunities. China’s largest corporation has invested in Moon Express, a startup that aims to put drones on the lunar body; Argentina’s Satellogic, which ...

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China’s biggest aluminum producer to cut outdated capacity


Bloomberg China Hongqiao Group Ltd., the nation’s biggest aluminum smelter, is curtailing outdated capacity amid a broader crackdown by the government on illegal production. Shares of aluminum makers gained in China. The company, the main aluminum arm of Shandong Weiqiao Pioneering Group Co., declined to give the scale or timing ...

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