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The New Generation of Sheet Metal Working

The New Generation of Sheet Metal Working
From 25-29 October, 2016, the 24th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition will open its doors again in Hannover, Germany. Among sheet metal working specialists, the show is renowne

Investing in the MENA Region

Investing in the MENA Region
A mere decade ago, huge amounts of optimism surrounded private equity investment in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Public markets were outperforming forecasts, and investment banks

Highlighting the Value of Outsourcing IT Infrastructure

Highlighting the Value of Outsourcing IT Infrastructure
Taking place on 20 October, 2016, Datacloud Nordic will assess the energy, scalability, security, architecture and software challenges confronting data centres, as well as the transition to cloud.

Intersolar Middle East Opens in Dubai

Intersolar Middle East Opens in Dubai
H.E Saeed Mohammed Ahmed Al Tayer, Dubai Electricity & Water Authority's Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, officially opened Intersolar Middle East in Dubai on 19 September.

Source the Latest Products at Kuwait’s Largest Construction Exhibition

Source the Latest Products at Kuwait’s Largest Construction Exhibition
Running from 25-27 September, 2016 at the Kuwait International Fair, The Big 5 Kuwait is set to be the largest building and construction event in the country. With planned developments worth an est

Middle Eastern Construction on the Up

Middle Eastern Construction on the Up
There are 541 new hotels in the pipeline across the Middle East, bringing an additional 158,950 hotel rooms to the region, an industry report has revealed. The Middle East Hotel Construction

The MENA ‘Office of the Future’ Vision is Closer than Ever, says Canon

The MENA ‘Office of the Future’ Vision is Closer than Ever, says Canon
Organisations in the MENA region are taking steps to embrace the ‘Office of the Future’ concept, revolutionising how their employees work and operate. This is evident in the Office Insights 2016 r

A Comprehensive Renewable Energy Programme for Saudi Vision 2030

A Comprehensive Renewable Energy Programme for Saudi Vision 2030
Writers: Partner, Stephen Jurgenson; Of Counsel, Jason Parker; and Associate, Fadil M. Bayyari from the Dubai office of international law firm, Winston &a

Iran Welcomes Overseas Investment in Oil & Gas

Iran Welcomes Overseas Investment in Oil & Gas
Following the lifting of international sanctions, Iran has openly announced its willingness to welcome overseas investment. Companies such as Airbus, Rolls-Royce and Siemens a

MRO Europe

MRO Europe
Penton’s Aviation Week Network’s MRO Europe (#MROE) will be held from 18-20 October at the RAI in Amsterdam.Focusing on the state of the commercial aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul

Entering a New Era in Offshore Energy

Entering a New Era in Offshore Energy
The current oil price and the rise of renewable energy will see the offshore industry enter a new era. The ambition of the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) is to bring together co

Discussing the Roadmaps Towards the Goal of Zero Accidents

Discussing the Roadmaps Towards the Goal of Zero Accidents
Euro Petroleum Consultants (EPC) is delighted to announce the Gulf Safety Forum, which will take place under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, Prime Minister an

Contamination Expo Series 2016

Contamination Expo Series 2016
The Contamination EXPO Series is a major new European event for professionals working in contamination. With 120 seminars, 200 suppliers, 80 masterclasses and exclusive panel discussions, this exhi

Creative Strategies to Navigate Erratic Energy Economics

Creative Strategies to Navigate Erratic Energy Economics
Writer: Michelle Meineke, Editor, Gulf Intelligence

Investing in a Post-Brexit World

Investing in a Post-Brexit World
The UK's new Prime Minister made it clear during her leadership campaign that ‘Brexit means Brexit’. And with negotiations on the UK's divorce from the EU now firmly underway between Theresa May a

Middle East Concrete: Where Building Begins

Middle East Concrete: Where Building Begins
Middle East Concrete is the only event dedicated to concrete in the region. The event promises to connect professionals with leading global suppliers of high-quality concrete and precast machinery,

Europe’s Renewable Energy Drive

Europe’s Renewable Energy Drive
In the aftermath of POWER-GEN Europe and Renewable Energy World Europe conference and exhibition which took place at the end of June, Nigel Blackaby, Conference Director takes a look over some of t

Italian Packaging Machinery: 2015 Turnover Close-to 6.2 Billion Euros

Italian Packaging Machinery: 2015 Turnover Close-to 6.2 Billion Euros
The Italian packaging machinery industry is made up of 588 companies employing 27,906 people and generating a turnover of 6,197 million euros, of which 80.7 percent is earned in international marke

KSA’s Hotel Industry Professionals Unite

KSA’s Hotel Industry Professionals Unite
Saudi International Hotel Expo for Equipment & Technology 2016, organised by Hill MICE, takes place from 9-11 October at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Riyadh. The

UAE: A Thriving Hub for Entrepreneurs

UAE: A Thriving Hub for Entrepreneurs
The UAE continues to serve as a hub for business innovation with a new study showing that the number of LinkedIn members noting entrepreneurship as their core job function nearly doubled in the pas

Iran Shifts Tactics to Lock-in Global Energy Allies

Iran Shifts Tactics to Lock-in Global Energy Allies
By Daniel Colover, Strategic oil market development director, S&P Global PlattsIran’s new approach to building energy allies is being revealed

EuroBLECH Presents 2016 Online Competition

EuroBLECH Presents 2016 Online Competition
After the great success of the first online competition in 2014, EuroBLECH 2016 is once again presenting running an online competition: “The New Generation of Sheet Metal Working”. The online comp

World Brand Congress

World Brand Congress
Our experience and exposure to professionals over the years has provided us with a ringside view of the happenings in the business world. We have had a chance to observe the innovations that have s

On the Ball

On the Ball
On June 10, the eyes of the sporting world will be fixed firmly on Paris as the UEFA European Championship kicks off and launches a month of high-pressure football comprising some of the most renow