Middle East Crane Equipment Trading (MECET), a member of Belgium-based Luyckx Group and the official distributor of Hitachi Construction Machinery in the UAE and HSC Cranes in the Middle East has opened a new branch in Dubai. The 10000sqm facility in Dubai Industrial Park (also known as Dubai Industrial City) has been completed with an investment of $3 million and includes a yard, office, warehouse and workshop.
Turkish-grown hospitality brand Rixos Hotels is set to open Rixos Saadiyat Island, an all-inclusive, all-exclusive resort in Abu Dhabi on October 15, 2018. The property's opening will mark the fourth property for the brand in the UAE
The world final of the Volvo Trucks Driver Challenge 2018 took place in Gothenburg on September 13-14, 2018. The competition this year involved more challenges than ever before and attracted professional drivers from 33 countries. The winner was Piotr Krahel from Poland.