MONTHLY NEWSLETTER   July 2020
MEMBER NEWS
AmCham Abu Dhabi Announces Newly Elected 2020-2021 Board of Directors
AmCham Abu Dhabi held its 2020 Annual General Meeting on June 10, where the members of the 2020-2021 Board of Directors were announced.
Read more
NMC Healthcare opens two new Royal Medical Centres in Abu Dhabi
NMC Healthcare has opened two new centres in Abu Dhabi; NMC Royal Medical Centre, Karamah & NMC Royal Medical Centre, Shahama.
Read more
Etihad Airways supports the UAE’s humanitarian aid missions
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has transported humanitarian aid from the government of the United Arab Emirates to 54 destinations.
Read more
Abu Dhabi's first drive-in cinema to open at Yas Marina Circuit
In partnership with Reel Cinemas and Brag Events, the drive-in will screen films three nights a week on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
Read more
ADX introduces region’s first comprehensive sustainability report
The report reinforces guiding principles on Sustainable Finance and encourages growth of sustainable investments opportunities in the UAE.
Read more
Raytheon Missiles & Defense awarded $2.3B production contract for missile defense radars
Raytheon received a $2.3 billion U.S. Missile Defense Agency production contract for seven gallium nitride (GaN)-based AN/TPY-2 radars.
Read more
UPS and AUS join forces to support UAE entrepreneurs
The partnership aims to place the American University of Sharjah (AUS) students and alumni in internships and career opportunities with UPS.
Read more
US - UAE NEWS
UAE and US to pursue new trade and investment opportunities
The US and the UAE reaffirmed their intention to pursue new economic, trade, investment and opportunities at their 7th economic policy dialogue.
Read more
The Hope Mars mission: How to watch the UAE's historic launch live
UAE's Hope Mars Mission will be the first probe to give a full picture of the Mar's atmosphere, offering a holistic view of how its climate varies during the year.
Read more
UAE Cabinet reshuffle appoints new ministers and merges departments
The changes were announced by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Read more
Multi-Nation Business Continuity Task Force
Convenes in Abu Dhabi and Dubai
Comprising over 32 diverse business councils and representing over 6,500 companies, the joint task
force is a business-to-government initiative.
Read more
Abu Dhabi's EOS to invest Dh200m in defense R&D
EOS Advanced Technologies will invest Dh200 million in the research and development (R&D) of next-generation defense systems through 2021.
Read more
Arab Monetary Fund sets guidelines for dealing with natural disasters
The guiding principles include recommendations related to the central bank policy to strengthening the system of natural disasters management.
Read more
Coronavirus: companies move internships online
Some companies are making their internships virtual — mirroring the work-from-home trend that’s swept office life during the pandemic.
Read more

UPCOMING EVENTS
Legal Affairs Committee and Wasel & Wasel Webinar: Managing Tax Disputes in the UAE
July 14, 2020  11:00 am - 12:00 pm (UAE Time) 
Register
 
Women in Business Committee Webinar: "Build your Professional Brand"
July 22, 2020  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (UAE Time) 
Register
FEATURES
Summer Offers to AmCham Members
Take advantage of these exclusive, limited-time summer offers to Amcham Abu Dhabi Members.
View all discounts
Immigration News Updates by Fragomen
Governments in many jurisdictions in the Middle East have taken immigration–related measures to contain Covid-19. Read here the summary of the the latest travel and immigration updates as compiled by Fragomen.
 

SUPPORTED EVENTS:
Global Manufacturing and Industrial Summit
June 30 - August 25, 2020 (Digital Series)
September 4-5, 2020 (Virtual Summit)
Global Aerospace Summit (GAS)
September 28-29, 2020
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Go Digital Oil & Gas Middle East
September 29-30, 2020
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Break The Ceiling Touch The Sky®
October 1, 2020
The Oberoi, Dubai
<< SEE FULL LIST OF OUR SUPPORTED EVENTS >>
CORPORATE SPOTLIGHT
   PLATINUM MEMBER    
ACCENTURE
Call for Submissions:
Do you have something you would like to share with AmCham Abu Dhabi members? We accept submission of articles from members. Submit information to communications@amchamabudhabi.org.
FOLLOW US
AmCham Abu Dhabi, Trademark of American Business Group of Abu Dhabi
P.O. Box 43710, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
T: +971.2.631.3604 F: +971.2.633.0489
E: admin@amchamabudhabi.org

www.AmChamAbuDhabi.org
Unsubscribe