Corporate World

Pure Harvest Smart Farms Ltd. (“Pure Harvest” or the “Company”) – a transformational, tech-enabled arid climate agribusiness based in the Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – announced today the successful commissioning of its inaugural high-tech greenhouse.  Immediately following commissioning, the Company also planted its first-ever crop.  Pure Harvest aims to be part of the solution to the region’s growing food security, water conservation, and sustainability challenges.

The Cathay Pacific Group will introduce a scheduled seasonal service from Hong Kong to Tokushima in Japan, as its record-breaking year of network expansion continues.

WinSoft International is an innovative International software publisher. Its know-how is to localize software for the MENA market that supports the special characteristics of Arabic and right to left languages.  Winsoft partners with FileMaker, an Apple subsidiary, to make breakthrough technologies accessible to Middle Eastern countries.

Emirates today operated a special one-off A380 service to Riyadh in celebration of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s 88th National Day. Upon landing at 1550hrs at King Khalid International Airport, the aircraft was met with a ceremonial water cannon salute.

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, is participating as Platinum Sponsor in the State of Green Economy report 2019, which is due to be published  by the Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence (Dubai Carbon). The report highlights the future of energy and sustainability in the UAE, and Dubai’s efforts in promoting the concept of sustainable cities and combating climate change. This comes in light of the UAE's interest in environmental issues and their impact on the development of environmental strategies, in addition to setting priorities for environmental action to address global warming and achieve Sustainable Development Goals 2030.