Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Expo 2020 calls for businesses to submit creative projects

Expo 2020 has launched its first public roll-out of its Expo Live programme, which allows companies to submit their business proposals for the mega event. Organisers are encouraging individuals, SMEs, non-profit organisations and government-related entities to present their creative projects. The AED367 million programme supports plans that will help preserve ...

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33.7 million tonnes of food imported into Dubai in 2016

More than 33.7 million tonnes of food was imported into Dubai last year, making for a significant increase from previous years. That’s according to officials at Dubai Municipality’s Food Trade Control Section. They also note a large decrease in damaged items, thanks to the introduction of strict new policies from ...

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Late diagnosis a big challenge for hearing loss sufferers

It takes an average of ten years before people suffering from hearing loss notice signs of their condition, leading to late diagnosis. That’s according to the ‘Hear I am’ survey by MED-EL Medical Electronics with the support of the Ministry of Health and Prevention. The findings also suggest that 62% ...

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