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UAE Unveils "Blue Residency" to Attract Sustainability Champions

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UAE Unveils "Blue Residency" to Attract Sustainability Champions

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has introduced a new visa program designed to attract and retain global leaders in environmental protection. The "Blue Residency" grants a ten-year residency permit to individuals with a proven track record of accomplishment in sustain…

UAE Unveils "Blue Residency Visa" to Attract Environmental Champions

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UAE Unveils "Blue Residency Visa" to Attract Environmental Champions

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has taken a significant step towards solidifying its position as a global leader in sustainability with the introduction of the "Blue Residency Visa. " This new, long-term residency program offers a 10-year visa to individuals who have…

UAE issues 10-year visa for environment activists

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UAE issues 10-year visa for environment activists

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has introduced a new visa program aimed at attracting and retaining individuals who significantly contribute to environmental protection. The "Blue Residency" visa offers a ten-year residency permit to those making exceptional efforts…

Hygienic Products Leader Achieves Sustainability Gains with Reusable Pallets

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Hygienic Products Leader Achieves Sustainability Gains with Reusable Pallets

Fine Hygienic Holding (FHH), a leading provider of hygiene products in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, has achieved notable environmental benefits through its partnership with CHEP, a global provider of pallet pooling services. This collaboration has earned FH…

Diaverum Charts Sustainability Course in 2023 ESG Report

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Diaverum Charts Sustainability Course in 2023 ESG Report

Swedish multinational healthcare company Diaverum unveiled its 2023 Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) report, outlining its sustainability efforts and future goals. The report highlights Diaverum's commitment to ESG principles throughout its operations, emphasiz…

UAE, Saudi Arabia Top Green Bond Issuance in MENA Region

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UAE, Saudi Arabia Top Green Bond Issuance in MENA Region

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia emerged as the frontrunners in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region for issuing green bonds in 2023, collectively accounting for over $15. 4 billion, according to market reports. This surge in green bond issuance refle…

Huawei Showcases Innovation and Sustainability Focus at Mobile World Congress

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Huawei Showcases Innovation and Sustainability Focus at Mobile World Congress

At the 2024 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, China's Huawei emphasized its commitment to both ongoing technological advancements and global sustainable development. The company highlighted its dedication through product launches, industry collaborations, and a fo…

Zoetic Global and MHAO Group Partner for Sustainable Solutions in the UAE

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Zoetic Global and MHAO Group Partner for Sustainable Solutions in the UAE

Zoetic Global, a leading climate technology company, and the prominent UAE conglomerate Mohamed Hareb Al Otaiba (MHAO) Group, have joined forces to provide immediate energy-saving solutions for air conditioning and desalination in the United Arab Emirates. This collaboration …

 ZTE and Telefónica Germany Partner on Groundbreaking Green Telecom Solution

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ZTE and Telefónica Germany Partner on Groundbreaking Green Telecom Solution

Barcelona: In a significant step towards environmental sustainability, ZTE Corporation, a leading information and communication technology provider, has successfully implemented a zero-carbon energy solution for a Telefónica Germany telecom site. This project marks the first …

 Is zero routine flared gas by 2030 a possibility?

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Is zero routine flared gas by 2030 a possibility?

Hesham El Shamy 140 billion cubic metres  – that’s how much natural gas is flared annually, impacting human health, accelerating climate change, and releasing carbon dioxide, methane and black soot. The practice of flaring is a significant economic and environmental problem tha…

Saudi Arabia Unveils Green Financing Tool to Steer Sustainability Drive

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Saudi Arabia Unveils Green Financing Tool to Steer Sustainability Drive

In a significant stride towards its environmental goals, Saudi Arabia has launched a Green Financing Framework. This initiative, spearheaded by the Ministry of Finance, aims to propel the nation's sustainability agenda and achieve net-zero emissions by 2060. The framework…

Symbio to Power Extreme H with Hydrogen Fuel Cells

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Symbio to Power Extreme H with Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Pioneering off-road racing series Extreme E announced a major shift towards sustainable technology, partnering with Symbio, a leading developer of hydrogen fuel cells, as their official provider starting in 2025. This collaboration marks a significant step for Extreme E, tran…

InSinkErator and Emirates Environmental Group Join Forces for a Greener UAE

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InSinkErator and Emirates Environmental Group Join Forces for a Greener UAE

In an effort to combat climate change and promote a more sustainable future, InSinkErator, a leading manufacturer of food waste disposers, has announced a collaborative tree-planting initiative with the Emirates Environmental Group (EEG). This partnership reflects InSinkErato…

Eaton Unveils Sustainable Tech for a Brighter Future

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Eaton Unveils Sustainable Tech for a Brighter Future

Eaton, a global leader in intelligent power management, has unveiled a suite of cutting-edge sustainable technologies designed to pave the way for a more energy-efficient future. This announcement comes as the company gears up for its participation in LEAP 2024, a major techn…

Merged Maritime Tech Powerhouse Aims for Greener Shipping

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Merged Maritime Tech Powerhouse Aims for Greener Shipping

Danish technology company ZeroNorth and Singapore-based Alpha Ori Technologies have officially joined forces, creating a leading maritime technology player focused on accelerating green global trade and achieving zero-emission shipping. The combined entity, operating under th…

 A Catalyst for Growth in the GCC

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A Catalyst for Growth in the GCC

The pursuit of net zero emissions, often framed as a challenge, presents a unique opportunity for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries to diversify their economies and emerge as leaders in the global energy transition. This shift holds immense potential for the region…

Huawei Showcases Suite of Smart Solutions at MWC 2024

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Huawei Showcases Suite of Smart Solutions at MWC 2024

At the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024 held in Barcelona, Spain, Huawei unveiled a comprehensive range of intelligent solutions designed to accelerate digitalization across various industries. This suite of advancements, encompassing sectors like manufacturing, education, an…

Hotpack and RECAPP Partner for Greener Future, Aiming to Divert 40 Tons of Waste Annually

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Hotpack and RECAPP Partner for Greener Future, Aiming to Divert 40 Tons of Waste Annually

In a significant step towards environmental sustainability, Hotpack Global, a leading manufacturer of packaging products, has joined forces with RECAPP, a digital recycling platform, to implement a large-scale recycling initiative. This collaboration aims to divert a substant…

e& and Huawei Partner on Eco-Friendly Network Development in UAE

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e& and Huawei Partner on Eco-Friendly Network Development in UAE

e& (formerly Etisalat Group), a leading telecommunications provider in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Huawei, a global technology company, have joined forces to develop environmentally friendly and energy-efficient communication networks in the UAE. This collaboratio…

UAE President Recognizes World Leaders for COP28 Achievements

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UAE President Recognizes World Leaders for COP28 Achievements

In a ceremony today, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, awarded the First Class Order of Zayed II to various international dignitaries. These awards acknowledged their significant contributions to the fruitful outcome of th…