Nurturing Innovative ideas

Dr. Huda Al Matrooshi By Shereen Shabnam It is always a pleasure to meet with Dr. Huda Al Matrooshi who is widely regarded as an expertise across a broad spectrum of specialized disciplines ranging from bilateral relations to fostering trade and commerce, community welfare initiatives and mentoring women in leadership. Dr. Huda is a member of the Emirates and Abu Dhabi Business Women Council, Owner and chairman forAncestors Heritage Factory, and a partner in food and Beverage concepts such as Saj Al Feerej, Chocolate Republic,Salad Boutique and BaeetOmai as well as the founder of the Emarat al Mutakamela for retired people. On the academic front, she is a research scholar and … Continue reading Nurturing Innovative ideas

Man of the High Seas

SALEM AL ADIDI, POWER BOAT RACING CHAMPION Salem Bin Ali Al Adidi, UAE’s very own powerboat racing champion with the Victory Team, one of the most successful teams in the history of XCAT racing was born and raised near the seaside where his entire family enjoyed all kinds of water activities and that’s where his love for the deep blue sea started. We met with him to talk about his life, his passion and his vision for powerboat racing. Salem’s father and his ancestors before him were all men of the sea. It was their way of living and so … Continue reading Man of the High Seas

PINAR Unveils UAE’s First Processed Cheese Factory

The Middle East’s leading food brand PINAR has opened its first-ever production site abroad in Abu Dhabi, UAE and more interestingly this site is also UAE’s first processed cheese factory.  Yasar Group, which owns PINAR, has officially opened the new plant in the UAE set up with an initial investment of approximately $27 million, 100 million AED. The inauguration took place on Tuesday, 12th November, at KIZAD (Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi), Abu Dhabi. PINAR will be producing its first-ever “Made in the UAE” cheese at the new complex, which will be PINAR’s key strategic manufacturing hub in the MENA region. … Continue reading PINAR Unveils UAE’s First Processed Cheese Factory

NPCC invests AED 330 million to strengthen fleet with new 1,600 MT vessel to undertake deepwater projects globally

The National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), a part of Senaat, one of the UAE’s largest industrial investment holding companies owned by the Government of Abu Dhabi, today announced the expansion of its fleet with a new vessel, with a lifting capacity of 1,600 metric tonnes (MT). The vessel has proven offshore and subsea construction capabilities and will further enable NPCC to undertake deepwater projects in the region and globally.  With advanced European specifications, the new vessel – Delma 2000 – marks an investment of more than AED 330 million by NPCC to strengthen its service offering, working deeper and further … Continue reading NPCC invests AED 330 million to strengthen fleet with new 1,600 MT vessel to undertake deepwater projects globally