Association The International unveiled a Advertising new identity and mission, symbolized by the introduction of a new logo that signifies its transformation and culture of thought-leadership built over the association’s 80-year history.
ESA Business School proudly announced the launch of their restructured master’s in management program: The International Master’s in Management is aimed at recent university graduates holding a bachelor’s degree, and young professionals at the start of their career. BMW honored its best dealers from around the world at a celebratory awards evening in the BMW Group Classic. Boehringer Ingelheim, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, has released data from its landmark 52-week DYNAGITO® trial, involving more than 7,800 people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Once again, sales at the BMW
Group have achieved new heights with total sales in February up by 5.8 percent (178,910). So far this year, a total of 348,459 BMW, MINI, and Rolls-Royce vehicles have been delivered to customers around the world, an increase of 4.8 percent on the same period last year.
Believing in the capacity of Lebanon to succeed in the promising oil and gas sector, the Kuwaiti company Eurotech, specialized in human resources training for the oil sector, participated in “Oil and Gas in EastMed Forum” in Beirut, held under the patronage of Prime Minister Saad Hariri and Minister of Energy and Water Cesar Abi Khalil, in addition to the ministers of energy of Cyprus, Iraq, and Jordan.
AM Bank held its annual lunch at La Siesta Beach Resort in Khalde, in the presence of Chairman Marwan Kheireddine, Chief Operations Officer Nahla Khaddage Bou Diab, alongside board members and employees.
The Hyundai Azera has been dubbed “the best new Large Sedan” at the prestigious Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) awards for 2018, with judges again recognizing Hyundai for its ability to offer outstanding design and quality, as well as excellent value.
The Volvo XC60 has been named “Jury Car of the Year” by Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY)’s jury panel at the annual awards ceremony, held in parallel with the Abu
Dhabi International Motor Show, further adding to Volvo’s growing list of accolades. The XC60 also received the “Midsize Premium SUV” award, while the XC40 won in the “Small Premium SUV” category.
Injected with an unmatched 707 horsepower courtesy of a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine, the most awarded SUV and the most capable full-size SUV has been transformed into the most powerful and the quickest SUV ever—the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk.
Banque Libano-Française received the “Most Inclusive Program” award for its financial solution within the refugees aid program at the second edition of the Mastercard MENA Leadership Forum, which took place from March 4–7 in Paris. In spite of steady cost burdens on Lebanese businesses, the BLOM Lebanon Purchasing Managers’ Index fell from 47.3 in February to 46.5 in March, indicating a more pronounced setback in the private sector’s activity.
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Byblos Bank has opened entries to the 2018 Byblos Bank Award for Photography, the seventh edition of the prestigious photography award whose winner will be announced during the Beirut Art Fair in September.
To gather all Ashrafieh citizens for Easter vacation, “Live Ashrafieh” held “Egg-Stravaganza,” an event organized by In Action events, to spread joy during this festive season and to announce the renovation of Sioufi Garden on April 7.
Mercedes-Benz Vans Middle East and North Africa (MENA) has won the first place at Daimler AG’s Van overseas markets “Market of the Year Award” for its outstanding sales achievement last year. The BMW Group and Daimler AG are joining forces to offer customers a single source for sustainable urban mobility services.
CMA CGM Group, a world leader in maritime transport, announced the start of the Ocean Alliance Day Two Product. Based on the success of Ocean Alliance, the Ocean Alliance Day Two Product strengthens CMA CGM’s service offering by providing even better services and upgrades to the group’s customers.
Château Ksara, Lebanon’s leading winery, raises the bar by picking up yet another accolade at the renowned Chardonnay Du Monde competition, held in Ecully, France, just outside of Lyon.
With its striking appearance, agile handling, and daring design cues, the first ever INFINITI QX30 created a new generation of explorers on the region’s roads when it went on sale in the Middle East this April.
AIMS and Allianz SNA honored the INDEVCO Industrial Group, represented by its CEO, engineer Neemat G. Frem, for 35 years of trust and loyalty, during a ceremony at Allianz SNA’s headquarters held on April 17, in the presence of the press and the management and team of AIMS and Allianz SNA. Byblos Bank issued the results of the Byblos Bank Real Estate
Demand Index for the first quarter of 2018 which show that the index posted a monthly average of 33.2 points in the first quarter of 2018, constituting a decline of 26.1 percent from 44.9 points in the fourth quarter of 2017 and a decrease of 23.7 percent from 43.5 points in the first quarter of 2017.
As part of its commitment to building and reinforcing relationships with customers through social media, Credit Libanais Bank launched a Facebook contest for Mother’s Day, asking fans to share a “typical expression their mothers repeat the most.”
BLOM Bank and Kidproof held a joint conference dubbed “Empowering Students with Knowledge” on April 18 at The Four Seasons Hotel in Beirut to renew their partnership for five additional years.
Byblos Bank launched “In An Attempt To Guard,” the first solo exhibition by Joe Ghanem, winner of the 2017 Byblos Bank Award for Photography, in the presence of a large number of guests including renowned photographers, gallerists, and members of the media.
CMA CGM, a worldwide leading shipping company, announced it has reached an agreement to acquire an equity stake of nearly 25 percent in
CEVA Logistics AG, a global leading player in the logistics sector.
By embracing a modernist approach to volumes, colors, and texture, Calvin Klein watches and jewelry collections create provocation and drive relevance in today’s fashion market. This aspirational new collection appeals to the urban, creative, and independent individual. SAMENA Telecommunications
Council and Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, are set to host the annual Telecom Leaders’ Summit in Dubai on May 3.
ANOTHER contemporary concept store opened in Zero 4, Naccache on April 25. The focus of Another is to make retail exciting again by making each customer feel as if they are walking in a “living magazine.”
After the Riviera Hotel team went to clean the beach in Beirut last month, they decided to honor the earth on its special day on April 22. The team acted green by adopting a cedar tree from Shouf-Cedar reserve located in the Barouk forest.
The most recent “Top Industries in the Middle East and North Africa” survey was just released by Bayt.
com and YouGov, revealing that more than one in every three (37 percent) professionals in Lebanon are considering an industry change in the next few months. This is in spite of the fact that only one in four (26 percent) respondents report having changed industries during the last two years.
Mouawad is offering exquisite gents’ timepieces and accessories, handcrafted with infinite attention to detail and high-quality materials, making them a thoughtful and beautiful gift for a loved one during the special month of Ramadan.
Tufan, the leading real estate company in Fethiye, Turkey, announced the opening of its real estate, tourism, and services offices in Beirut.
Emirates, the official airline of the 2018 Arabian Travel Market, welcomed His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, deputy ruler of Dubai, to its stand during the opening of the region’s largest travel and tourism trade event. The MIT Enterprise Forum of the Pan Arab Region announced the winners of the eleventh edition of the Arab Startup Competition.
In its endeavor to promote the Sustainable Development Goals and Lebanon’s role as a key contributor to their implementation at the local level, the UN Information Center in Beirut collaborated with Exicon Inter
national Group, and prominent media figure Ghada Ballout, producer of a talk show on economic development, to organize a series of media forums in various Lebanese regions.
Roads for Life delivered certificates to ISF personnel who completed the “First Responder” session, stressing that the skills they acquire as a result of this program and the rescue kits they will receive will enable them to rescue victims quickly and proficiently. The versatile new Ford Tourneo Custom people mover, which delivers first class travel for up to nine occupants and the option of an all-new premium model, made its regional debut at the Arabian Travel Market at Dubai’s World Trade Centre on April 22-25.
Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea’s largest automaker and proud Official Partner of the 2018 FIFA
World Cup Russia ™, is pleased to announce the launch of the “Hyundai World Football Heritage” contest in the lead up to world’s most prestigious football event. Ericsson Media Solutions announced the launch of its MediaFirst End-to-End Ultra High Definition (UHD) solution, the industry’s first software-based, multi-application