MONTHLY NEWSLETTER   June 2020
MEMBER NEWS
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi welcomes US medical team for knowledge exchange
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is joining hands with the US-based Cleveland Clinic to share expertise and best practice around treating COVID-19 patients.
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ADX awarded Best Trading Innovation Excellence - GCC 2020 by CFI
ADX has been declared the winner of the Best Trading Innovation Excellence - GCC 2020 at the Capital Finance International (CFI) Awards.
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Boeing-built X-37B Launches in Second Mission for U.S. Space Force
The X-37B’s sixth mission is the first to use a service module with additional payload capability to support a variety of experiments for government partners.
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COVID-19: Management of existing UAE employee population residence permits
Fragomen MENA has prepared a renewals guide which provides information related to the renewal of the residence permit process for existing employees.
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PwC Talent Trends 2020 - Upskilling: Building confidence in an uncertain world
The insights in this report are about the importance and relevance of upskilling your workforce for the digital future.
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O2K Limited and T&M Associates sign memorandum of understanding
O2K Limited and T&M Associates have announced a new cooperation agreement to mutually engage on Global Business Development and EVAP©.
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise appoints Managing Director for UAE
Ahmad Alkhallafi has been appointed as Managing Director of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
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US - UAE NEWS
NASA Astronauts Launch from America in Historic Test Flight of SpaceX Crew Dragon
For the first time in history, NASA astronauts have launched from American soil in a commercially built and operated American crew spacecraft.
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Etihad lands in Cuba for the first time, adding to growing list of global goodwill flights
The goodwill flight, chartered by the Government of the UAE, landed in Havana, carrying Cuban nationals returning home from the UAE.
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ADGM and ADEX ink partnership to develop UAE exports
The two entities will offer financing to ADGM-related companies based overseas looking to procure goods and services in the Emirates.
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UAE research centers, labs to partner with countries, organisations to fight Covid-19
To protect the future of human health, UAE research centers and labs are pursuing partnerships with organisations and countries to combat COVID-19.
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Abu Dhabi's Mubadala to invest $1.2 billion in Reliance's Jio Platforms
Mubadala invests and partners to advance Abu Dhabi's diversified, globally integrated economy across sectors that are driving global growth.
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ADFD launches AED 1 billion initiative to support national companies
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has announced an AED 1 billion initiative to support national companies during the Covid-19 pandemic.
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COVID-19 vaccine could be ready by October, claims Pfizer CEO
Global pharmaceutical Pfizer believes that a vaccine to prevent COVID-19 could be ready by the end of October, the company's CEO Albert Bourla said.
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UPCOMING EVENTS
Joint Business Group Webinar: Payment Rights and Obligations Under the U.A.E. Law in the COVID-19 Epoch
June 9, 2020  1:00 pm - 2:00 pm (UAE Time) 
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2020 Virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) 
June 10, 2020 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (UAE Time) 
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AmCham Abu Dhabi's Oil & Gas Committee & Wood Mackenzie Webinar: Middle East Response to the Oil Crisis
June 17, 2020 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (UAE Time) 
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SAVE THE DATE: AmCham Abu Dhabi’s Healthcare Committee and TruDoc 24x7 Present Webinar “All About TruDoc 24x7”
June 23, 2020  11:00 am - 12:00 noon (UAE Time) 
FEATURES
FREE Subscription to TruDoc 24X7 to all AmCham Abu Dhabi Members
TruDoc24x7 is offering 10,000 COMPLIMENTARY one-year subscriptions to their telemedicine services via an exclusive phone app. If you wish to give yourself & your colleagues access to cutting-edge telemedicine, we urge you to take advantage of this offer! Click here for more information.
COVID-19 Information and Resources
Here's the link to official sources of information regarding COVID-19 in the UAE:
https://bit.ly/2XI9gxP
Women on Wednesday (WOW)
Women in Business Steering Committee (WIB) has launched Women on Wednesday (WOW), a new social media campaign whose aim is to highlight the ladies of WIB by promoting the attributes of leadership and to help us encourage and support one another in a professional and positive way.

Check out our WOW Features:
Rinad Nazzal
Veronica Swanson
Hana Al Khatib
Christina Struller

Follow us on our social media channels to keep up with our weekly WOW feature!
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
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Go Digital Oil & Gas Middle East
September 29-30, 2020
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
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October 1, 2020
The Oberoi, Dubai
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