MENA’s $1billion PR industry set to double in value by 2030

Fuelled by the rapid growth of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s National champion companies, the Public Relations (PR) industry in MENA is set to leapfrog in value to double its current size of $1billion by 2030,  was the key take out from the PRovoke MENA Summit 2020, held in Dubai today. PRovoke MENA Summit, organised by PRovoke Media (formerly The Holmes Report), is part of a global series of events that explore the innovation, disruption and evolution of the PR industry that is redefining influence and engagement across the globe. The Summit opened with an insightful session ‘From … Continue reading MENA’s $1billion PR industry set to double in value by 2030

R&M Expands Middle East Presence with Opening of New Regional HQ and Production Facility in Dubai

Following strong regional performance in 2019 and in anticipation of continued business momentum in the Middle East – fueled by growing connectivity requirements, mega projects and events – R&M today announced the inauguration of a new regional head-quarters in Dubai. The company also announced its expansion into a new supply chain facility, a move which strategically consolidates its production and warehousing hubs and positions them closer to key facilities including Al Maktoum International Airport, Jebel Ali Port and the site of Expo 2020.  R&M has increased its employee strength by over 200% since it first entered the region in 1998. … Continue reading R&M Expands Middle East Presence with Opening of New Regional HQ and Production Facility in Dubai

HID Global Names Björn Lidefelt President and CEO

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, announces BjörnLidefelt has been named President and CEO.  Björn joins the company after serving as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) at HID parent company ASSA ABLOY, where he oversaw branding, communications, commercial development and strategy. He also has extensive experience in international sales and marketing, having spent more than nine years in Asia Pacific markets including China and Malaysia.  “Björn has had a very successful journey with our organization, and will bring a wealth of experience and perspective from various roles and markets to HID,” said Nico Delvaux  President and CEO of ASSA … Continue reading HID Global Names Björn Lidefelt President and CEO

Chairman, Bu Abdullah Group of Companies crowned

In a packed Doctoral ceremony event in Dubai, the Chairman of  Bu Abdullah Group of Companies Yaqoub Mousa Mohammed Hussain Almaazmi  was crowned with a Doctorate in Business Administration and his works  in the field of business, humanity and his services towards his nation  UAE were recognised in presence of dignitaries and VIP’s, including  Sheikh Obaid Suhail Bin Butti Al Maktoum and Veteran Indian  Businessman Vasu Shroff.  Among the recipients of Doctorate (Honoris Causa), Yaqoub Mousa  Mohammed Hussain Almaazmi was the one with distinction. He received  the degree from Dr. Sanjeev Bansal of prestigious Global Triumph  Virtual University (GTVU, India) … Continue reading Chairman, Bu Abdullah Group of Companies crowned