News

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September

2014

New Abu Dhabi centre of excellence to produce first anti-cancer drugs in the GCC

Officials from Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) and LIFE Pharma have today [Wednesday 17 September] celebrated a ground-breaking ceremony, marking the beginning of construction of the first pharmaceutical research and manufacturing plant in the Gulf Corporation Council (GCC) region to produce anti-cancer drugs. Over the next five years, LIFE Pharma, which is part of […]

10

September

2014

Delegation from the State of Gujarat visits Kizad

Kizad recently welcomed a delegation of senior government officials and key business leaders from the State of Gujarat, India. Alongside a tour through the visitor centre at Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad), the delegates were given a site tour of Khalifa Port. Here, they had the opportunity to see the port’s cutting edge container […]

01

July

2014

Kizad welcomes McDonalds’ exclusive packaging provider

Officials from Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) announced the signing of a 50 year land-lease agreement with Gulf Printing and Packaging Co., a new subsidiary of Al Khat Packaging Co., one of the largest producers of printing and packaging materials in the State of Kuwait. By signing the agreement, Al Khat Packaging Co. – […]

15

June

2014

Kizad signs on Al Khaili Group with AED 280m investment

Officials from Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) and Saif Al Khaili Group, a privately owned UAE business group with headquarters in Abu Dhabi, signed yesterday Musataha Agreements for setting up two manufacturing facilities in Kizad, representing an initial investment of more than AED 280 million.  The Musataha agreements were signed by Engineer Khaled Salmeen, […]

05

June

2014

Kizad attends Abu Dhabi Investment Seminar, Tokyo

Officials from Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi [Kizad] are participating in the Abu Dhabi Investment Seminar being held in Tokyo, Japan. The event is organized by the Japan Cooperation Center for the Middle East (JCCME) and Bank of Tokyo – Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) with the aim of introducing Abu Dhabi business opportunities to Japanese investors […]

04

June

2014

Kizad participates in 17th Arab-German Business Forum

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Over the next two days, Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi, Kizad, will be participating in the 17th Arab-German Business Forum taking place in Berlin, Germany. Hosted by the Ghorfa Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, this annual forum brings together high level political, economic and industry delegations from across Germany and the Arab world. The […]

01

June

2014

Spinneys to open new cold storage and distribution centre

Spinneys, one of the UAE’s leading fresh food supermarket chains , broke ground yesterday in the Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad), marking the beginning of construction of its new cold storage and distribution centre. The centre, which is planned to be operational by Q1 2015, is being built on a 382,905 sq. ft. plot […]

28

May

2014

Ducab Aluminium sets up AED 220 million manufacturing facility

Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) and Ducab, a leading provider of cable and wire solutions in the UAE and wider GCC region, recently signed a Musataha agreement which secured Ducab Aluminium a 546,070 square foot plot of land in Kizad’s aluminium cluster. The plot of land will be used to set up a manufacturing […]

24

May

2014

Agility begins operations in KLP’s biggest warehouse unit

Officials from Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) and Agility, one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics, announced that the latter has begun operations at its new 11,133 square metre facility it has leased in the Kizad Logistics Park (KLP).  This transaction represents Abu Dhabi’s largest private sector warehouse leasing deal and one […]