Increased corporate sustainability awareness needed in the UAE

  • March 24, 2016

By Marcos Bish, Managing Director, Summertown Interiors Despite the progressive measures the UAE Government is taking to make the country a successful global model of sustainable development, UAE businesses are still considerably behind their Western counterparts when it comes to implementing sustainable practises. Since Dubai pledged to make Expo 2020 the first sustainable expo, the

office fit out in Dubai to boost employee productivity

Top trends influencing office fit outs in Dubai to boost productivity in the workplace

  • February 22, 2016

By Esra Kayhan, HR Manager, Summertown Interiors Sustainable workplace and employee wellness and engagement are the emerging trends that are influencing office fit out in Dubai and the rest of the UAE. Get all three right, and you will be well on your way to creating a more productive workplace, according to recent studies. Wellbeing

Air pollution control in the UAE – both outdoor and indoor

  • January 16, 2016

This year’s edition of the Little Green Data Book by World Bank Group, the highly reputable reference on key environmental data for over 200 economies, welcomed the inclusion of two new indicators on ambient air pollution. Worryingly, the findings highlighted that in many countries, exposure to air pollution is increasing at a fast rate and