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Friday, September 22, 2017
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Joanna Andrews

Joanna Andrews is an award-winning British journalist with 18 years experience as an International journalist (both infront and behind the camera). She worked for Reuters in Europe and Asia, and CNBC for more than a decade in Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East.

Joanna was a key player in developing the world’s first-ever truly global show ‘Worldwide Exchange’ on CNBC; broadcast live, simultaneously from London, New York and Singapore. She has produced several award winning shows.

She produced and reported on ‘Gateway to the Middle East’ travelling extensively around the MENA region, interviewing some of the best-known names from the region.  She was a regular attendee and participant at the World Economic Forum’s. 

Joanna has covered international news, politics and business for nearly two decades and has interviewed some of the world’s leading business players and politicians and newsmakers.  She has covered many historic events; including the 1997 Hong Kong handover, Olympic Games, Timor Crisis, Asian Tsumani and the Arab Spring and Uprising as well as many changes in governments around the world. 

She went on to become Editor of CPI Financial’s flagship magazine ‘Banker Middle East’ where she also launched and headed the company’s broadcast division. She joined the Habtoor Group in 2012 as Editor-in-chief of Al Shindagah and is actively involved in all the Group entites.

ARTICLES BY: JOANNA ANDREWS
Dubai gets its own typeface
Issue 136
FEATURE
The Dubai Font, commissioned by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, was launched by The Executive Council of D...Read more
A haven for horse lovers
Issue 136
FEATURE
If you are a horse lover, then the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club is a must! The luxury development has everything a rider could want under one roof.Read more
La Perle: Book your tickets now
Issue 136
ENTERTAINMENT
Tickets are now on sale for the highly touted production which will open in August 2017. The permanent show, located in the heart of Al Habtoor City, in The Atr...Read more
A destination within a destination
Issue 136
ENTERTAINMENT
Here is the first glimpse of the entire cast of La Perle. The group of talented artists met the Al Habtoor Group Chairman Khalaf Al Habtoor and Vice-Chairman an...Read more
Bugatti, unveils a state-of-the-art showroom in Dubai
Issue 136
AL HABTOOR GROUP NEWS
The brand-new showroom for the super-performance French marque is conveniently located on Sheikh Zayed Road. The inauguration of the world’s largest Bugatti dea...Read more
Al Habtoor's cultural initiative for supporting the film industry
Issue 135
INVESTMENT
At a star-studded ceremony in the Egyptian capital Cairo, Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, Founding Chairman of the Al Habtoor Group, announced a major initiative to su...Read more
UAE Healthy Kidney Marathon 10K Run In New York
Issue 135
PHILANTHROPY
It was in New York for the event. t was smiles all around as a large Emirati contingent descended upon Central Park in New York on Sunday 9 April 2017 to partic...Read more
Khalaf Al Habtoor visits children’s hospital in Washington DC
Issue 135
PHILANTHROPY
Khalaf Al Habtoor visited the Children’s National Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation in Washington DC in April where he met with children ...Read more
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Lifetime Achievement Award presented to HE Dr Mana...
Issue 135
PHILANTHROPY
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor presented the The Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Lifetime Achievement Award to His Excellency Dr Mana Saeed Al Otaiba at the Emirates Airline F...Read more
The first ever Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Achievement Award
Issue 135
PHILANTHROPY
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, Founding Chairman, Al Habtoor Group honoured well-known Kuwaiti actor and writer Abdulhussain Abdulredha with the inaugural Khalaf Ahma...Read more