Almarai picked as best employer

January 17, 2017 9:38 am
Almarai picked as best employer

Dubai Almarai took the Best Employer trophy in LinkedIn MENA’s private-sector category at a ceremony in Dubai held under the patronage of Shamma Al- Mazrui, the Emirati Minister of State for Youth Affairs, and attended by more than 200 CEOs from the region. Faisal Al-Fahadi, Almarai’s general manager of human […]

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Nivea relaunches Hand Care

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Nivea relaunches Hand Care

New formulas come in ‘pebble-shaped’   packaging Dubai Nivea has launched its Hand Care with improved formulas and a packaging that is “as practical as a tube yet a pleasure to touch”. The reworked hand formulas – being marketed as offering “24-hour protec- tive care for busy hands” – come in […]

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Agthia buys Delta’s Jeddah-based water-bottling plant

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  Takeover will take Agthia’s Al Ain brand into Saudi Arabia as firm targets regional growth Agthia Group, a leading food and beverage group in the UAE, announced in November that it has signed a pur- chase agreement for 100% of the shares in the water business of Delta Marketing […]

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Unilever opens AED1bn liquids plant in the UAE

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Unilever opens AED1bn liquids plant in the UAE

Dubai Personal Care (DPC) facility to produce 100,000 tonnes annually, 80% for export UAE CEO Paul Polmaninaugurated Unilever’s Dubai Personal Care (DPC) manufacturing facility in Dubai Industrial Park, UAE, on 21 December. ThefactoryisMENA’slargest personal care liquidsmanufacturing unit in investment, output, andsize,accordingtoUnilever. Set up with an AED1bn (USD270m) investment, this 100,000 sq […]

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Kodak seeks buyers for its Prosper inkjet business

July 26, 2016 4:17 pm
Kodak seeks buyers for its Prosper inkjet business

DryStar LED showcased in Dubai as able to work at ‘maximum speed of the machine’ Dubai: Eastman Kodak Company has announced it is looking to sell its Prosper enterprise inkjet business. Kodak is in talks with prospective buyers about offers to purchase the business, with its Prosper press platform, Prosper […]

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Heidelberg overhauls financing to cut borrowing costs

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Heidelberg overhauls financing to cut borrowing costs

Company partially redeems high-yield bond gaining greater room for manoeuvre in futureGermany: Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) is improving its financing structure, the company announced on 14 March. The print giant said it has decided to redeem a further sum of around EUR64.5m from a high-yield bond (with a coupon of […]

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