UAE Team Emirates continue their UCI World Tour 2018 season today as riders head to Argentina for the Vuelta a San Juan between 21 – 28 January, with UAE National Road Race Championship winner, Yousif Mirza flying the flag for UAE Team Emirates. Mirza, the first professional Emirati rider to ride for a team on the UCI World Tour, l...
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: Following the success of the inaugural Diplomat Cricket Championship Cup last year, under the permanent patronage of Consulate General of India-Dubai, Skyline University College has organized its second edition hosted by Consulate General of Bangladesh on January 19-20, at SUC cricket ground. The CG of India beat...
21 January 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Ismail Sethi, Regional Product Marketing Manager for SUV, Crossovers and Electric Vehicles at Nissan, spoke at the first edition of the Mobility Conference during a panel discussing the challenges and opportunities for mass low emission vehicle adoption in the UAE. The session took place January 18, 2018...
Celebrate love with all your heart and one of three exclusive Pure Gold Jewellers’ special edition diamond pendants this Valentine’s Day.Dubai, UAE January 21, 2018 – Pure Gold Jewellers has released an exquisite selection of special edition diamond pendants available at all stores across the GCC, as well as duty free ...
World’s leading security, safety, and fire protection trade show gets underway in Dubai featuring 1,337 exhibitors from 59 countries Three-day conference programme, Drone Zone and Outdoor Demo Area share the stage with more than 5,000 brands Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: The 20th edition of Intersec, the world’s leading trad...
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Diego Ulissi narrowly missed out on a podium finish at the opening race of the UCI World Tour 2018 season, as the Italian finished fourth at the Santos Tour Down Under, just four seconds off third-place and 20 behind the eventual winner, Mitchelton-Scott’s, Daryl Impey. U...
Over 200K AED worth of prizes to be given away until 27th January, including the grand prize of a 2018 Jeep Cherokee!21st January 2018, Dubai, UAE: During one of its most successful Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) to date, Dubai Festival City Mall has already given away more than 200K AED worth of prizes to visitors in the Mall. Shoppers ...
Range of Purpose-Built Storage Technologies Enable Capture, Preservation and Access of Video and Data for Security Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21st January 2018: Western Digital is showcasing its purpose-built products for surveillance applications at Intersec 2018, a leading trade platform for security and safety. At its booth S1...
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: Master of Quality Management students from the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) along with American Society of Quality LMC (ASQ) recently celebrated the 5th World Quality Day at the University’s campus with the aim to engage students and quality professionals in dialogue regarding quality chal...
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: What could be more romantic than a gift that reminds him or her of you every time their eye catches their wrists!. . This Valentine's Day, Hour Choice has selected the best men and women watches from Lacoste, Tommy Hilfiger, Coach and Olivia Burton. These time-pieces are an expression of affection and s...
Unique driving experiences await Art of Living guests in 2018 Be at the heart of the action at the Monaco Grand Prix and 24 Hours of Le MansDubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: Aston Martin has revealed the initial offering of ‘Art of Living by Aston Martin’ experiences for 2018. These exclusive experiences will offer unpara...
Dubai-UAE: 21 January, 2018 – Marking the commencement of ‘Year of Zayed’, Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) today inaugurated the first endowment residential and commercial project in Al Bada’a area of Dubai, funded by an endowment from Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, Chairman of Al Habtoor Group. Proceeds fro...
Discover Nimni Technology and significantly improve the appearance of skin’s fullness and elasticity Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: The sun, the environment and dear old Mother Nature herself, all take their toll on healthy skin. Luckily, a New Year brings us new advances in treatments and care and HydroPeptide, the leader in luxury...
Designed to meet Mac’s requirements, LG launches latest external displays with exceptional visual and audio qualityDubai, UAE, 21 January 2018: LG Electronics (LG) has announced that its UltraFine 5K display catered to Apple users to solve issues of compatibility between the Mac and external displays will be available in the ...
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The HKA open cable system will deliver a massive boost to bandwidth between the two continents, while reinforcing Hong Kong as a key Asia-Pacific communication hub.
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2018: The Hong Kong-Americas (HKA) consortium and Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) have signed a turnkey contract for the deployment of the Hong Kong-Americas (HKA) submarine cable network, which will span more than 13,000 kilometers. This new open cable system will increase connectivity between Hong Kong and the US and will reinforce Hong Kong’s role as a key communications hub in the Asia-Pacific region.
The HKA consortium includes China Telecom, China Unicom, Facebook, Tata Commu ...... read more
Major Middle East Service Provider Reduces TCO and Removes Licensing Fee with Nutanix AHV Hypervisor
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2018: Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced that Zain Bahrain, a leading telecommunications provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain, has successfully deployed a new cloud based enterprise software solution which resulted in higher operational efficiency. The Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software, combined with the Nutanix AHV hypervisor, allows the operator to rapidly analyse data, leading to better decision making and freeing up resources so that their organizations can focus on their key strength – innovating n ......
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2018: The 22nd and the 23rd of January 2018, marked the first TM Forum’s Digital Transformation Middle East conference at the Grosvenor House Hotel Dubai, after a successful event in Asia. As such, Ericsson was one of this year’s main sponsors, and held a speech at the conference where it took an in-depth look into strategy and business model changes, cultural and organizational challenges, and the upcoming technologies underpinning transformation in the coming 5-7 years.
“At Ericsson, our mission is collaborating with service providers for their successes with self operating and programmable networks, served with digital engagement . ......
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 22 January, 2018 – The Higher Organising Committee of the Unmanned Systems Exhibition and Conference (UMEX) and Simulation Exhibition and Conference (SimTEX) held its eighth preparatory meeting in the run-up to the dual mega event.
Jointly organised by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) and the General Command of the UAE Armed Forces, the 2018 editions of UMEX and SimTEX will run from 25 to 27 February 2018 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
Applauding the efforts of the event sub-committees, led by ADNEC’s Emirati professionals, His Excellency Brigadier General Rashid Mohammed Al-Shamsi, Chairman of the Higher Organising Committee ......
Event to feature 35 International speakers and over 400 participants
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2018: The fifth edition of the ‘Internet of Things 2018’ be held on the 13th of March, 2018 at the Armani Hotel Dubai is a cross-industry conference aimed for the business community to discuss bottom-line impacts, business models and how to monetize data while getting insights on new technologies and opportunities that are brought by IoT.
The C-level event focuses on making business out of Internet of Things and is designed to help business leaders and Executives enhance initiatives proposed by their organisations, local governments clients and enterprises for digital tr ...... read more
DUBAI - Jan 22, 2018: Conares, a leading provider of downstream steel products in the GCC region, lauded Indian blind cricket team on winning against Pakistan team at the One Day International Blind Cricket World Cup match recently held at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
His Excellency Vipul, Indian Consul General in Dubai, hosted the team at the Consulate premises along with Mr. Bharat Bhatia, CEO of Conares and other dignitaries.
Commenting on the team’s performance Mr. Bharat Bhatia said, “We take great pride to see the Indian team winning at the Blind Cricket World Cup final, which was fought as fiercely as the usual India-Pakistan ODI matches. I would ...... read more
Foundation Holdings has consolidated a transaction to acquire and launch a new organization, Right Health
Services approximately 450,000 patients with over 200 medical and administrative staff
Aims to touch over one million lives by 2022
Dubai-UAE: 22 January, 2018 – Foundation Holdings, a global strategic investment firm focused on building sustainable industry-defining companies in the impactful healthcare, education and consumer sectors, today announced the launch of Right Health, the UAE’s largest and fastest-growing value healthcare organization.
Right Health has been established through the acquisition and integration of 31 existing medi ......
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2018: All the romance needed for a thrilling Valentine’s Day can be found in Swatch’s latest creation, “HEARTY LOVE”. This special release marries whimsy and practicality in an eye-catching geometric heart pattern.
This limited and numbered edition of 7,654 pieces comes beautifully wrapped in distinctive packaging. The inspired timepiece is found inside a round, white box covered in tiny red hearts
that match Hearty Love’s printed bracelet.
No matter what weather February 14th brings, HEARTY LOVE will ensure a shower of hearts rains down on the most romantic day of the year. With this Valentine’s Special, you can leave ...... read more
Powerful and efficient engine enhanced with new 10-speed transmission
New Maple Sugar interior with Jet Black accents for Platinum models
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2018: Middle East – Cadillac has announced the Middle East arrival of the 2018 Escalade, which now includes a new standard 10-speed automatic transmission with an even wider 7.39 gear ratio spread.
The Escalade has long defined spacious luxury driving, with its modern design, powerful capability and sumptuous amenities that keep luxury firmly in the driver’s seat.
Christian Soemmer, Managing Director, Cadillac Middle East, said “The Cadillac Escalade is the epitome of ...... read more
Dubai, United Arabic Emirates – 22 January, 2018: Turkish Airlines is starting off 2018 with a special offer for their valued customers in the UAE. Passengers can enjoy a discount of up to 60% on flights to major cities across Europe, The United States and Canada.
Economy class passengers can benefit from a 60% discount now applied on flights to New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Paris, Frankfurt, London, and Rome, a 40% discount on flights to Miami, Washington, Malaga, Prague, Berlin, and Boston and a 30% discount on flights to Montreal, Chicago, Houston, Lisbon and Madrid. Business passengers can also benefit a discount of 40% on flights to Munich and a 30% discount ...... read more
New QX80 exemplifies INFINITI’s presence in the luxury SUV segment
Bold proportions and a commanding exterior design
Luxurious cabin with quality materials, a hand-crafted feel, and advanced technologies
Comfort assured by taut, refined dynamics and drive assist technologies
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2018: Following the World Premiere at the 2017 Dubai International Motor Show, the INFINITI QX80 has arrived to the Middle East region. Further advancing INFINITI’s market-leading presence in the full-size luxury SUV segment, the QX80 takes INFINITI’s ‘Powerful Elegance’ design language in a bold new direction, creating a powerful, contemporary and ...... read more
Learn to recognize early signs of diabetes to avoid complications, warn doctors
RAK Hospital’s Blue Ring Challenge screened thousands of people across UAE; several diagnosed with diabetes or pre-diabetes, with few apparent signs
A RAK taxi driver with dangerous sugar levels at 500 was provided immediate treatment.
Symptoms of diabetes include fatigue, weight gain followed by weight loss, blurry vision, irritability, increased thirst and hunger and frequent urination
January 22, 2018; Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: Hundreds of residents in the UAE could be suffering from diabetes without being aware of the fact, leading to severe repercussions, warned doctors at RAK Hospital, ......
Dubai, UAE; January 22, 2018: Hormann Middle East and Africa has launched road blockers with optional EFO (Emergency Fast Operation) to secure passages up to 6 m wide. They are available in the Road Blocker 500 variant from Hormann with a barrier height of 500 mm or in the Road Blocker 1000 version with a barrier height of 1000 mm. Road Blocker 500 SF is suitable for fitting on finished floor surfaces since no groundwork is required.
There are also lift barriers available to safeguard controlled entrances and exits up to 10 meters in width. They are suitable for very frequent use and meet high safety requirements.
Also available are tyre killers that enable controlled ...... read more
Dubai, January 22, 2018: Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has announced the launch of the all-new 2018 Honda Jazz.
Featuring a bold yet sophisticated exterior and interior design the all-new Jazz offers unmatched versatility as well as class-leading space, with a range of configurations for carrying cargo and passengers. The 2018 Honda Jazz offers a lively and responsive 1.5L Direct Injection i-VTEC engine mated to an efficient Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with G-Shift control.
The 2018 Jazz features updated and sportier styling, including ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, 22 January 2018: Yas Mall, the largest mall in Abu Dhabi, is the only mall in the UAE to extend its sale until 31st January, enabling its visitors take advantage of incredible discounts and special offers. Yas Mall’s sales are known to offer incredible value, and now with this extended sale, there’s nothing stopping visitors from finding amazing deals!
For those looking to refresh their wardrobe or home, Yas Mall’s extended sale will include discounts across the mall including popular brands such as Debenhams, Centrepoint, The One, Virgin Megastore, Stadium, H&M, House of Fraser, plus many more.
Catering to a wide audience, the sale will inc ...... read more
Ground breaking technology on show from 850 exhibiting companies from 40 countries
Major water security milestones and investments announced for Abu Dhabi at International Water Summit
USD 45 million worth of contracts signed by Tadweer at EcoWASTE Exhibition
Abu Dhabi, 22 January 2018: More than USD 15 billion worth of projects and funding was announced at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) and its co-located events, the International Water Summit and EcoWASTE Exhibition, which took place during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2018 from 15 – 18 January, hosted by Masdar. The deals, which combined a number of local, regional and international agreem ......
Dubai, UAE, 22 January, 2018: Continuing its efforts to boost confidence within the maritime industry for arbitration and mediation, the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC) has approached 2018 with the intention of visiting leading maritime stakeholders to introduce and explain the benefits of its services. These meetings are scheduled around EMAC’s impressive, yet busy events schedule for the year.
The first in a series of meetings for the year, has taken place at the DP World Head Quarters in Jebel Ali Port, where senior executives have gathered to learn about the benefits of using EMAC to resolve maritime disputes, and what this means for all maritime stakehold ...... read more
UAE, 21 January 2018– Cerner Middle East and Africa will showcase its leading health care innovations during Arab Health 2018, the latest edition of the largest annual gathering of health care and trade professionals in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region taking place from Jan. 29 to Feb. 1, 2018, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
“With many MENA governments currently racing to transform the health care experience for patients and creating more proactive plans for their communities, Arab Health provides an ideal platform for unveiling best practices and discussing futuristic visions for an increasingly health-conscious Arab World,” s ......
UAE Team Emirates continue their UCI World Tour 2018 season today as riders head to Argentina for the Vuelta a San Juan between 21 – 28 January, with UAE National Road Race Championship winner, Yousif Mirza flying the flag for UAE Team Emirates.
Mirza, the first professional Emirati rider to ride for a team on the UCI World Tour, last competed for the team at the Colorado Classic in August 2017 and will be hoping to build on the success of last season where he lifted the UAE National Road Race Championship on home soil. Joining him in South America will be Darwin Atapuma, Filippo Ganna, Aleksandr Riabushenko, Oliviero Troia and Anass Aït El Abdia, the latter of which ...... read more
Wade Adams appointed to complete first phase of infrastructure addition
Project to span 16 million square feet
Dubai-UAE: 21 January, 2018: Dubai Industrial Park (DI), a designated district within Dubai Wholesale City (DWSC), today announced the AED135 million infrastructure development and road expansion project spanning an area of 16 million square feet that is set to commence on its premises.
The expansion works stem from the park’s commitment to pre-emptively address the potential growth of the industrial sector in Dubai and wider UAE, which reflects the strides of the Dubai Industrial Strategy since its launch 2016. The contract has been awarded ......
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: Following the success of the inaugural Diplomat Cricket Championship Cup last year, under the permanent patronage of Consulate General of India-Dubai, Skyline University College has organized its second edition hosted by Consulate General of Bangladesh on January 19-20, at SUC cricket ground. The CG of India beat CG of Sri Lanka by 44 runs making them the new champion of the 2018 tournament.
The Consul Generals who were actively involved in the tournament as players of their respective teams were H.E. Charitha Yattagoda of Sri Lanka and H.E. Mogobo David Mugabe of South Africa. Also present during the 2-day sporting event were Consul General H.E. ...... read more
21 January 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Ismail Sethi, Regional Product Marketing Manager for SUV, Crossovers and Electric Vehicles at Nissan, spoke at the first edition of the Mobility Conference during a panel discussing the challenges and opportunities for mass low emission vehicle adoption in the UAE. The session took place January 18, 2018, at the 11th World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi.
Sethi said: “Electrification is not only the future, it is the present. As the world’s leading EV manufacturer, we have sold more than 280,000 Nissan LEAFs globally, making it the world’s best-selling electric vehicle. LEAF customers have driven more than 3.5 bi ...... read more
Celebrate love with all your heart and one of three exclusive Pure Gold Jewellers’ special edition diamond pendants this Valentine’s Day.
Dubai, UAE January 21, 2018 – Pure Gold Jewellers has released an exquisite selection of special edition diamond pendants available at all stores across the GCC, as well as duty free stores in Jordan and Changi, Singapore to celebrate love for Valentine’s Day. Not only are the three exclusive pieces eloquently designed and feature key and heart-shaped designs accented with diamonds, but each piece also comes with a free AED 750 discount voucher for use at any Pure Gold Jewellers store, free lifetime repair warranty, a ...... read more
World’s leading security, safety, and fire protection trade show gets underway in Dubai featuring 1,337 exhibitors from 59 countries
Three-day conference programme, Drone Zone and Outdoor Demo Area share the stage with more than 5,000 brands
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: The 20th edition of Intersec, the world’s leading trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection was opened today (21st January 2018) by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
Taking place until 23rd January, the three-day event features 1,337 exhibitors from 59 countries, covering 60,000sqm of space at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centr ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Diego Ulissi narrowly missed out on a podium finish at the opening race of the UCI World Tour 2018 season, as the Italian finished fourth at the Santos Tour Down Under, just four seconds off third-place and 20 behind the eventual winner, Mitchelton-Scott’s, Daryl Impey.
UAE Team Emirates’ riders who claimed top 10 finishes in all but one of the tour’s stages included; Simone Consonni (5th – stage one, 4th – stage three and 7th – stage six) Diego Ulissi (4th - stage four and 7th – stage five) and Rui Costa (8th - stage four), giving the team plenty of reason to be positive ...... read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE:21 January 2018 – Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC), the entity responsible for developing quality infrastructure in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, has awarded Emirates Motor Company (EMC) the first Abu Dhabi Certification for Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment.
EMC, the authorised distributor of Mercedes-Benz in the emirate of Abu Dhabi and the flagship company of ALFAHIM, received the certification for the Mercedes wall-mounted 11kW and 22kW electric vehicle chargers. QCC has verified that the products conform to international electrical standards and they have undergone hot weather testing.
In collaboration with the Department of Transport ......
Over 200K AED worth of prizes to be given away until 27th January, including the grand prize of a 2018 Jeep Cherokee!
21st January 2018, Dubai, UAE: During one of its most successful Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) to date, Dubai Festival City Mall has already given away more than 200K AED worth of prizes to visitors in the Mall. Shoppers spending over AED 250 will get the chance to win weekly prizes until the 27th January, with 20 more iPhone X phones and the grand prize of a 2018 Jeep Cherokee still to be won.
A range of activities and workshops have also been lined up with key retailers such as Robinsons, Tuc Tuc and many more. The Mall is a great destination for fashion, ...... read more
Range of Purpose-Built Storage Technologies Enable Capture, Preservation and Access of Video and Data for Security
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21st January 2018: Western Digital is showcasing its purpose-built products for surveillance applications at Intersec 2018, a leading trade platform for security and safety. At its booth S1-E42 in Sheikh Saeed Hall 3, the company will demonstrate its best in class technology and solutions from January 21 – 23 for surveillance integrators and systems vendors’ environments for capturing, preserving, transforming and accessing video as part of comprehensive surveillance solutions.
According to BIS Research, increasing ...... read more
Izmir is the 5th destination in Turkey for Air Arabia
Air Arabia is the only carrier in the UAE with direct flights to Izmir
Two flights per week serving Izmir from 27 June 2018
Sharjah, UAE; 21 January 2018: Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), announced today that, from 27 June 2018, it will become the first airline to connect the UAE and the Turkish city of Izmir with a direct flight.
Izmir, which is the third largest city in Turkey, joins Istanbul, Antalya, Bodrum and Trabzon as the carrier’s fifth destination in the country.
The flight will operate twice a week on ......
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: Master of Quality Management students from the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) along with American Society of Quality LMC (ASQ) recently celebrated the 5th World Quality Day at the University’s campus with the aim to engage students and quality professionals in dialogue regarding quality challenges, opportunities and the value it adds to businesses worldwide.
Around 100 quality professionals from all levels and students attended the one-day event which included various engagement activities, presentations by industry experts and panel discussions focussing on topics such as Future Insights on Quality and Business Excellence Framewor ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: What could be more romantic than a gift that reminds him or her of you every time their eye catches their wrists!
This Valentine's Day, Hour Choice has selected the best men and women watches from Lacoste, Tommy Hilfiger, Coach and Olivia Burton. These time-pieces are an expression of affection and show just how much you care.
... read more
Unique driving experiences await Art of Living guests in 2018
Be at the heart of the action at the Monaco Grand Prix and 24 Hours of Le Mans
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: Aston Martin has revealed the initial offering of ‘Art of Living by Aston Martin’ experiences for 2018. These exclusive experiences will offer unparalleled access to guests who would like to live life the Aston Martin way.
A highlight in the new Aston Martin’s Art of Living season is ‘Hokkaido On Ice’, an opportunity to experience a range of Aston Martin models against the spectacular backdrop of Japan’s northernmost island. Under the tutelage of e ...... read more
Dubai-UAE: 21 January, 2018 – Marking the commencement of ‘Year of Zayed’, Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) today inaugurated the first endowment residential and commercial project in Al Bada’a area of Dubai, funded by an endowment from Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, Chairman of Al Habtoor Group. Proceeds from the project will be allocated to AMAF’s general charity mandate.
His Excellency Tayeb Al-Rais, Secretary General of AMAF, Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, Omar Juma Kalandar, Director of AMAF’s Endowment Development Department, and several officials from the Foundation attended the ceremony.
In December 2016, AMAF and Khalaf ...... read more
Aircraft Interiors Middle East and MRO Middle East to Open This Week
Dubai, UAE. 21 January 2018: The key players and decision makers from the airline industry will be in Dubai World Trade Centre later this week, when Aircraft Interiors Middle East and MRO Middle East, produced by Aviation Week Network and Tarsus F&E LLC Middle East, take place 23-24 January. With 320 exhibitors expected, the event is set to be the largest yet, spanning all sectors within both the aircraft interior and maintenance, repair and overhaul industries.
With around 5000 attendees expected to attend the co-located shows across the two days, AIME and MRO Middle East have become a must attend date in t ......
Discover Nimni Technology and significantly improve the appearance of skin’s fullness and elasticity
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2018: The sun, the environment and dear old Mother Nature herself, all take their toll on healthy skin. Luckily, a New Year brings us new advances in treatments and care and HydroPeptide, the leader in luxury peptide-based skin care, brings brand new Nimni technology to rejuvenate skin and lessen the look of fine lines and wrinkles.
HydroPeptide Nimni Cream includes a patented collagen support complex that offers targeted solutions for ‘problem’ areas. From the research of Dr Marcel Nimni himself, Nimni cream combines his revolutiona ...... read more
Designed to meet Mac’s requirements, LG launches latest external displays with exceptional visual and audio quality
Dubai, UAE, 21 January 2018: LG Electronics (LG) has announced that its UltraFine 5K display catered to Apple users to solve issues of compatibility between the Mac and external displays will be available in the Gulf region in January 2018. Boasting exceptional features for the finest details, LG is striving for excellence whilst empowering Mac users who desire high definition quality with superior visual and audio capabilities of a MacBook or MacBook Pro.
27-Inch UltraFine 5K Monitor
The UltraFine 5K features several ground-breaking compon ...... read more
21 January 2018 – Abu Dhabi, UAE: Abu Dhabi Ship Building PJSC (ADSB), a leading provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, military and commercial vessels, and strategic partner to the UAE Armed Forces, has partnered with Rolls-Royce to lay the groundwork for the provision of enhanced naval shipbuilding, repair and refit services across the GCC.
Dr. Khaled Al Mazrouei, CEO of ADSB, and Leo Pantazopoulos, Rolls-Royce’s Senior Vice President, Asia & Middle East, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will see the companies move toward the provision of integrated engineering sustainment and supply chain services for military ves ......
Saeed Al Ketbi advances to the ‘Golden Square’ round during the seventh episode of competition
DUBAI, 21 January 2018: The traditional Emirati folk art of Youlah is gaining international acclaim thanks to the brilliant performances in the 18th edition of the Fazza Championship for Youlah and 13th edition of Al Meydan Program being held to packed audiences every Friday night at Al Meydan Fort of Global Village.
Saeed Mohammed Sweidan Al Ketbi became the second contestant to qualify for the Semi-Finals (Golden Square) of the competition, it was announced during the seventh episode on Friday 19th January much to the delight of his supporters. Matar Ali Ahme ...... read more
UAE, January 20, 2018 - The United Arab Emirates (UAE), with its more than 213 health facilities, has been ranked number one in the number of internationally accredited facilities by the Joint Commission International (JCI), once again highlighting its series of achievements and indices geared towards accomplishing the aspirations of the UAE Vision 2021 in order to strengthen its position on the global competitiveness map and take the lead in many international reports and indicators.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) successfully obtained international accreditation for a network of 16 health centers in Ras Al Khaimah at one time after having special committees verify the app ......
In yet another major milestone in its efforts to boost Dubai’s global maritime leadership, the Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has received the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 31000:2009 for implementing its Risk Management Framework that meets the highest international standards. The international recognition highlighted DMCA’s leadership in applying best risk management practices to build a secure and sustainable maritime sector that supports the country’s economic diversification policy and preparations for a post-oil economy and to perform well in an environment full of uncertainty.
Amer Ali, DMCA’s Executive Director, said that receiv ......
UAE, 20 January, 2018 – As part of its commitment to customer satisfaction and the delivery of excellent services, Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, announced the winners of the ‘Al Ansari Exchange – Winter Promotion 2017’ at the closing ceremony including Saida Dzheenbaeva from Kyrgyzstan, the winner of the Dream Home grand prize. The draw for the grand prize as well as cash prizes was held live on social media, in the presence of senior officials and managers of Al Ansari Exchange and representatives of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai.
Mrs. Dzheenbaeva won the Dream Home prize worth AED ......
UAE, January 20, 2018 - Brazil's total poultry exports, including raw and processed items, rose by 5.7 per cent from USD 6.848 billion in 2016 to USD 7.236 billion in 2017, according to the Brazilian Animal Protein Association (ABPA). Of this total, 33.51 per cent corresponded to the Middle East which accounted for USD 2.4 billion, up by 2.1 per cent. Total export volume was at 4.32 million tons in 2017.
The biggest buyers of Brazilian poultry products in the Arab World were Saudi Arabia (USD 1 billion), the UAE (USD 517 million), Iraq (USD 192 million) and Kuwait (USD 190 million). Oman and Jordan also imported poultry from Brazil. Among the key factors driving Brazil’s s ......
du is giving AR Rahman fans the ultimate opportunity to see the musician live in Dubai Parks and Resorts
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 January 2018- du launched an exciting draw to give two lucky du Caller Tune customers the ultimate opportunity to enjoy the world-renowned musician AR Rahman performing live in his upcoming Dubai concert, titled The Journey: Celebrating Music.
All du pre-paid and post-paid customers have to do for a chance to win this draw that will end on 22 January 2018, is to subscribe to AR Rahman’s song/shuffle pack caller tune through SMS for only AED 10 per month.
The show that will be held at Bollywood ...... read more
The soccer tournament for women organized by women, is aligned with the sustainability theme of the Year of Zayed
Diamond Divas, the winning team, secured a spot in the global final to be held in New York City in September 2018, held during the UN General Assembly Week.
DUBAI – January 20, 2018: The Global Goals World Cup (GGWCup UAE), the first women’s only global soccer tournament in the Middle East to support the United Nations’ 17 Global Goals, held at The Sustainable City, Dubai showcased two evenings of absolute fun, music, food, great soccer and Global Goals action for women in the UAE and beyond.
The GGWCup UAE is aligned with the sustaina ...... read more
Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem: We continue to invest in infrastructure to enhance Dubai's competitiveness
Dubai, January 20, 2018: Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) the flagship free zone subsidiary of global trade enabler DP World has opened the “Jafza Bridge” for traffic, linking Jafza North and Jafza South across Sheikh Zayed Road.
The bridge, built in collaboration with the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will facilitate the flow of traffic between Jebel Ali Port and Free Zone, and Al Maktoum International Airport. It further enhances the efficacy of the Dubai Logistics Corridor which links the port, free zone and airport under a unified customs bond, cre ......
Grand musical portrays a love story set in the Umayyad period
20 January, 2018, Dubai, UAE: Global Village, the region’s first and largest multi-cultural festival park and the region's key family destination for culture, shopping and entertainment, has announced the launch of ‘Silk Road – The Journey of a Unique Necklace’, a grand scale musical production by Ornina Arts Events, that portrays the story of Jubayr and Laila set during the Umayyad period in Andalusia. The 30-minute musical is hosted on the Main Cultural Stage as part of the 22nd Season of Global Village.
During the Umayyad period, Andalusia was a beacon of learning, the leading ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; January 20, 2018 – The Department of Transport – Abu Dhabi and Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in the study, testing and evaluation of sustainable, electrical and autonomous transport technologies.
His Excellency Khalifa Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Undersecretary of the Department of Transport, and Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi, Masdar’s Chief Executive Officer, signed the agreement at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2018.
The multifaceted partnership aims to establish pilot projects promoting local capacity building. The agreement also covers the development of infras ......
Al Suwaidi: we are committed to implement international best practices to preserve the environment
20 January 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: H.E. Engineer Awaidha Murshed Al Marar, Chairman of the Department of Energy, met with executives and directors of several national energy companies participating in the Climate Innovation Exchange (CLIX), an international platform based in Abu Dhabi that was launched as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week.
Al Marar visited stands of several government entities participating in CLIX, including Nawah. He also praised the successful organization of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week and its accompanying events, stressi ......
Meets youngest nobel prize laureate Malala Yousafzai
Twinkle Khanna discusses education for girls with Oxford student Malala Yousafzai
Pad Man becomes the first Indian film to be showcased at The Oxford Union
‘Making a movie a movement’, Pad Man aims to put an end to the social taboo surrounding menstruation
Dubai, UAE, January 20, 2018: Bestselling female Indian author, film producer and woman empowerment champion Twinkle Khanna, joined a canon of esteemed cultural, political and high profile figures as she addressed students at The Oxford Union, the world's most prestigious debating society. The event came ahead of the worldwide release o ...... read more
UAE continues to lead global research and scientific enquiry through innovative program designed to boost water security globally.
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 20 January 2018 – Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE and Minister of Presidential Affairs, the awardees of the Third Cycle of the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science were announced and honored at an exclusive ceremony held as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2018.
Several ministers, VIPs, and senior officials attended the ceremony including His Excellency Ahmed Juma Al Zaabi, Deputy Minister of Presid ......
TECOM’s SMART platform recognized in the Government Services and Contact Centre categories
Dubai, UAE, 20 January 2018: Axs, TECOM Group’s smart gateway for integrated services, was awarded in the Government Services and Contact Centre categories at the Gulf Customer Experience Awards 2018. The awards, held in partnership with Dubai’s Department of Economic Development, recognise great customer employee experience across multiple categories. This is the first year that axs has entered the awards, as it adds these latest wins to a number of industry accolades achieved in the region in the last two years.
With over 300 submissions from across the region, axs ......
Visit the multiple Experience Zones around the city including the Souk, Innovation Zone and the Bazzar.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; January 20, 2018 – Today was the first day of The Festival at Masdar City, and there's the promise of more fun, food and entertainment tomorrow! The event which concludes Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week is dedicated to raising community awareness of sustainability, brings in crowds with food trucks, live entertainment, and educational games and activities. The different Experience Zones include a Souk selling local and organic produce as well as an innovation hub filled with high-tech gadgets.
In honour of the legacy of ......
Dubai, UAE, January 20, 2018: Dubai’s first nature adventure and zip-lining park is celebrating its first birthday on the 27th January and the whole of Dubai is invited to celebrate.
This FREE birthday celebration will include a number of spectacular shows including Arial Acrobats, Kharsha drums and Ground Acrobatics.
The Party extravaganza will kick off at 2:30PM on Saturday 27th, with fun for the whole family including Face Painting, Balloon Sculptures and a host of exciting competitions. The Aventura café will also be open, serving a selection of special dishes.
The celebrations will continue until 7pm, so bring your loved ones and join us at Aventur ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2018: Renewable energy solutions that can deliver on-demand electricity and store energy when renewable resources are available, is the key component for transitioning into fossil fuel-free power generation. Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, which is part of the Khalifa University of Science and Technology, and the Swedish solar technology company Cleanergy have signed a service agreement to jointly engage in research on solutions for a Thermal Energy Storage (TES) system to integrate with Cleanergy’s Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Stirling-based solar electricity technology.
Cleanergy and Masdar Institute will under the agreement ...... read more
January 18, 2018 – DUBAI, UAE: There could be a changing of the guard at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships this year, with world number three and ATP Tour Finals champion Grigor Dimitrov leading the list of direct entries for the ATP title at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium next month.
With defending champion Andy Murray out injured, the field may have opened up for a new title holder to hold the trophy aloft when play commences for the Men’s week on 26 February.
Dimitrov, who will be making his second appearance in Dubai having played here in 2011, has emerged as a genuine contender for the world number one position after a blazing run in 2017. T ...... read more
Fourth edition of camel trek will take six men and nine women from 10 countries in a journey back in time
DUBAI, 18th January 2018: A caravan of camel riders from diverse cultures embarked for the first time from the ‘Empty Quarter’ in Abu Dhabi, a harsh desert area in the far south of the UAE yesterday (17th January 2018) morning, in their journey to live an extraordinary experience of real Emirati heritage.
The 15 participants in the fourth edition of the ‘Camel Trek’ received training in camel riding by the organizers Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC), before embarking on what has become the flagship event in HHC’s annual program. Th ...... read more
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 18 January 2018: Sahara Centre, Sharjah’s leading retail, leisure, entertainment and dining destination, has announced that it will be supporting the Dubai Basketball International Championship 2018 as the bronze sponsor for the 29th edition of the tournament. The championship runs from 18th to 26th January and will see some of the world’s top basketball players travelling to the UAE to compete in Dubai.
Akram Ammar, Managing Director of Sahara Centre, commented: ”We are proud to be one of the key sponsors of the Dubai Basketball International Championship and to celebrate this important event with our customers and sports ......
Commitment to grow its flagship A380 fleet
Dubai, UAE, 18th January 2018 – Dubai-based Emirates Airline has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to acquire up to 36 additional A380 aircraft. The agreement was signed this morning at the airline’s headquarters in Dubai by HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group, and John Leahy, Chief Operating Officer Customers, Airbus Commercial Aircraft. The commitment is for 20 A380s and an option for 16 more with deliveries to start in 2020, valued at US$16 billion at latest list prices.
Sheikh Ahmed said: “We’ve made no secret of the fact that the A ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 18, 2018: Toyota and Lexus, leaders in sustainable mobility in the UAE, shared insights on decarbonized mobility at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi, through a series of talks on how to take green mobility from niche to mainstream and the global mega trends driving the energy transformation in big cities, as well the potential of hydrogen to change the global mobility landscape.
Being the pioneer of the Hybrid Electric Vehicle technology (HEV) since 2008 and the frontrunner of zero-emission Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle mobility (FCEV) since 2017 Toyota has been represented by Dr. Prof. Katsuhiko Hirose, Professional Partner and Senior Ad ......
MOU for 20 firm orders and 16 options signed today
Latest deal takes Emirates’ total Airbus A380 commitment to 178 aircraft units, underscoring the airline’s confidence in the programme
Dubai, UAE, 18 January 2018 – Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, today announced a US$ 16 billion (AED 58.7 billion) deal for 36 additional Airbus A380 aircraft, with 20 firm orders and 16 options. Emirates’ A380 fleet operates both GE and Rolls-Royce engines, and the airline is evaluating engine options for its latest A380 order.
The additional Airbus A380s will be delivered to Emirates from 2020 onwards. Together with the airline&rsquo ......
Global Leader and Technology Innovator Receives Over 90 CES Awards Across Home Appliance, Home Entertainment and Mobile Categories
Dubai-UAE, Jan. 18, 2018 — LG Electronics (LG) was honored with more than 90 awards at CES® 2018, led by the Official CES Best TV Product Award for the fourth consecutive year, this time for the new LG AI OLED TV (model C8). LG also earned numerous best-of-show honors for the LG InstaView ThinQ™ Refrigerator and LG 4K UHD Projector.
LG received top accolades from Engadget, The Verge, Digital Trends, Mashable, SlashGear, TechRadar, Pocket-lint, T3, Stuff Magazine and others in addition to 19 CES Innovation Awards from the Co ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2018: Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2017 watch collection celebrates a touch of rebellious rock-and-roll style, and plays with contrasting materials, new proportions and athletic influences. It’s edgy, relaxed and effortlessly cool.
The Fall 2017 men’s collection boasts Classic dials, glossy embossed leather and gold-plated cases making it a discreet yet luxurious statement.
The Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2017 collection ranges from AED 895 - AED 1,045 and is available at Hour Choice stores across UAE.
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New location for Dubai whole food eatery opens January 2018
Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2018: When it’s time to kick back with a leisurely late weekend breakfast, lunch with friends or a goodness packed smoothie or cold pressed juice, Sophie’s Café has you covered. A home-grown concept created by Whissle, the leading hospitality group in the UAE, responsible for award winning brands such OKKU and CLAW, Sophie’s health-conscious menu and specialist coffees has been keeping Palm residents healthy and happy since 2011.
Now, in 2018, it’s time for Sophie’s to share its secret recipes and home-grown goodness with a brand new location at the Metro ...... read more
Thani Al Zeyoudi and Shamma Al Mazrui discuss sustainable future with the youth
27 entrepreneurs take the stand at CLIX and present their innovative proposals to potential investors
Al Zeyoudi: CLIX is an out-of-the-box solution for the limited funding of climate innovations
UAE entrepreneurs lead the entries in CLIX, reaffirming the country’s success in creating an environment conducive to achieving its sustainability goals
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; January 18, 2018 – The Climate Innovation Exchange (CLIX) kicked off on Tuesday, January 16, at the World Future Energy Summit 2018, running from January 15 to 18, as part of Abu Dhabi Su ......
HH Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed: “The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science demonstrates our leadership in tackling the challenge of global water stress and devising the innovative solutions needed to aid people at risk around the world”
UAE continues to lead global research and scientific enquiry through innovative program designed to boost water security globally
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 18 January 2018 – Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE and Minister of Presidential Affairs, the awardees of the Third Cycle of the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science were ......
January 17, 2018 - Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, successfully held its first blood donation drive in 2018 in immediate response to requests from the Dubai Blood Donation Centre and Thalassemia Centre to meet their shortage of blood supplies. The campaign was held as part of Empower’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) commitment to the ‘Year of Zayed’ initiative to commemorate the 100th birthday of the UAE’s Founding Father, H.H. the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, whose generosity is renowned throughout the region and the world.
In partnership with Dubai Internationa ......
UAE, January 17, 2018- H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), has approved DAFZA’s ‘Digital Intelligence Plan 2018-2020’ developed in line with digital transformation initiatives such as the ‘Dubai Internet of Things Strategy (IOT)’ and the ‘UAE Strategy for Artificial Intelligence,’ the first major initiative within the UAE Centennial 2071 project.
The new plan was developed in partnership with Deloitte Consulting LLC, and is in line with both DAFZA’s ‘Strategic Plan 2017-2021’ and ‘DAFZA Innovation Strategy,’ the latter supporting DAFZA’s stature as one of ......
Abu Dhabi, UAE - January 17, 2018: The EcoWASTE Exhibition today inaugurated the Waste Management Solutions Forum, a premium event that gathers solutions providers and municipalities to discuss sustainable waste management strategies.
Eng. Saif Mohamed AlShara, Assistant Undersecretary, Sustainable Communities Sector, UAE delivered the opening address, highlighting the role of waste management in creating sustainable environments. Following his address, Eng. Saeed Al Mehairbi, Acting General Manager, Tadweer (The Centre of Waste Management – Abu Dhabi) delivered the keynote speech, highlighting Abu Dhabi’s waste management strategy.
With a future-centric a ......
United Arab Emirates, January 17, 2018: The International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) has today, Wednesday 17 January 2018, revealed the longlist of 16 novels in contention for the 2018 Prize. The novels selected were chosen from 124 entries from 14 countries, all published between July 2016 and June 2017.
The longlist was chosen by a panel of five judges chaired by Jordanian academic, critic, poet, novelist and playwright Ibrahim Al Saafin.
Of the 16 authors chosen, many are recognisable names with three having been shortlisted for the Prize previously – Atef Abu Saif (2015, A Suspended Life); Amir Tag Elsir (2011, The Grub Hunter) ...... read more
Dubai, UAE – January 17, 2018: Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance and President of Dubai Health Authority, the 8th Emirates Otorhinolaryngology Audiology and Communication Disorders Congress (EROC) started today at the InterContinental Hotel, Festival City.
The Congress is held in association with Austrian ORLHead & Neck Society, contributing the finest speakers and experts in high-precision specializations to add more value to the congress.
The congress was inaugurated in the presence of H.E. Humaid Al Qutami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority and a ......
1300 square meters to present 130 French Companies
30% of new exhibitors to introduce a whole new range of expertise in hospital furnishings & equipment, hygiene and risk prevention, diagnostics and implants
United Arab Emirates;January 17,2018: 130 French companies will be participating in the Middle East's largest healthcare exhibition from 29 January to 1 February 2018 on the French Pavilion. 33 companies will be visiting Dubai for the first time. Occupying an exhibition space of almost 1,300 m2, they will showcase their expertise in a wide variety of areas: hospital furnishings and equipment, hygiene and risk prevention, diagnostics, and implants.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 January, 2018: For many of us denim is one of the most popular casual wear. We all have our favorite jeans, whether is the black denim you've had for years or the trendy skinny jeans you bought last summer.
But what do you do when it’s time for a new pair of jeans? Don’t let the shopping experience get too overwhelming with all the options out there. Check out these
5 cool looks from Max Fashion’s new Denim Daze Spring Collection for some serious denim inspiration:
1. The Culotte
Max Cullote Denim
They are perfe ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 January 2018: InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has partnered with e-mobility think tank Global EVRT for the ‘Electric Vehicle Road Trip Middle East 2018’, starting on January 18th with an inaugural event at Crowne Plaza® Abu Dhabi – Yas Island. The collaboration will install electrical vehicle charging stations across select IHG hotels in the Middle East, including Crowne Plaza® Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, Crowne Plaza® Sohar, Crowne Plaza® Muscat, InterContinental® Muscat and InterContinental® Fujairah Resort in UAE. The road trip extends I ......
Session themed ‘Renewables making waves in the Pacific: A new humanitarian model?’
UAE-Pacific Partnership Fund implements 11 projects in 11 island countries
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 17 January, 2018 – Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for development aid, and Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, Masdar, held a panel discussion entitled ‘Renewables making waves in the Pacific: A new humanitarian model?’ that highlighted the success of the UAE-Pacific Partnership Fund (UAE-PPF).
Held during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2018, the session offered a fascinating glimpse into the role of aid in m ......
Celebrating a timekeeping legacy
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2018: OMEGA has been the Official Timekeeper of the Olympic Games on 27 occasions since 1932. It has been an 86-year commitment that has defined the brand’s precision, innovation and passion, and is set to continue for many years still to come.
In 2018, OMEGA is proudly introducing the “Seamaster Olympic Games Collection”, which celebrates the brand’s unrivalled timekeeping legacy through five unique watches.
The collection represents the different colours of the famous Rings of the Olympic Games, with models available in black, yellow, green, blue or red. As well as having a vibrant colour ...... read more
Power’ by Korean Supergroup EXO joins the Dubai Fountain’s Repertoire of Renowned Melodies
Dubai, UAE 17 January 2018: The Dubai Fountain, the tallest and largest choreographed fountain in the world in Emaar’s Downtown Dubai, premiered its first K-Pop song on 16 January. The hit song ‘Power’ from Korean supergroup EXO was introduced to audiences as part of a spectacular dancing performance at 5:30pm.
K-Pop boyband EXO made its debut in 2012 and has enjoyed phenomenal success both in Korea and across the region ever since. The song ‘Power’ is EXO’s newest hit; it was released in September 2017 to great success, and has top ...... read more
Caviar, Bubbly, and Bespoke Spa and Dining Epitomize Luxury Resort’s Cachet
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 17, 2018 – February 14th will be a dream come true for some couples, with a deluxe Valentine’s Day deal at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi.
Including an overnight stay in the hotel’s spacious sea-facing Spa Suite or Ocean Suites, valued at AED 15,730* and AED 9,982* respectively, The St. Regis Valentine’s Day Romance package is surely the UAE capital’s most lavish offer of the holiday.
Upon arrival in their ample accommodation, adorned with rose petals for an extra-special touch, guests will receive French bubb ...... read more
Dubai, UAE; 17 January 2018: For two weeks, starting on January 17, 2018, Epson mobile trucks will stop at various locations in Dubai, giving residents an amazing opportunity to experience high-definition wide screen entertainment with Epson’s EH-TW5600 home cinema projector in three different scenarios- gaming, sports and movies- all within a typical home environment.
In a recent study by Epson on the home entertainment habits of UAE residents, it was highlighted that the experience of using a projector is rated better than with a TV, with 59% of all respondents stating that projectors are more enjoyable to watch than TV. Movies are the main form of entertainment for wh ...... read more
405PS Defender Works V8 celebrates 70 years of Land Rover marque
5.0-litre petrol V8 Defender is the most powerful and fastest ever created by Land Rover, with 0-60mph in 5.6sec*
Collector’s edition – Limited run of up to 150 Defenders badged 70th Edition
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 17 January 2018: Land Rover today announces a limited-edition high-performance version of the iconic Defender, with up to 150 V8-powered examples re-engineered to celebrate the Land Rover marque’s 70th anniversary in 2018.
The Defender Works V8 pays homage to the early high-powered engines in both the Series III Stage 1 V8 from 1979 and subseque ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2018: WHITE relies on quality and a well-balance mix of consolidated fashion maisons and designer labels, furthering the connection strategy with Milan’s showrooms, adding a considerable presence of international showrooms , as well as the womenswear previews with the menswear collections ( 217 brands on show, out of which 157 womenswear brands in the ONLY WOMAN and MAN & WOMAN sections). The second edition of the project Ahead with Tomorrow London Limited , is becoming increasingly noteworthy. The trade show’s special Guest is DI LIBORIO , while Chinese designer Miao Ran is all set to be the protagonist of a Special Event . In addition to all th ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2018: The Star Business Centre, offering state of the art fully furnished offices for new investors, business people and those international companies seeking suitable ready-made fully furnished plug-and-play workplaces, has announced that it is now ready to accept cryptocurrencies – especially Bitcoin – as a mode of payment for its services.
The company’s commercial tenants are now able to pay rents and service charges by using digital currency along with the traditional payment systems, which saves time and effort.
The digital payment system will allow Star Business Centre customers – who are multinationals and SMEs &n ...... read more
All-new Lincoln Navigator is North American Truck of the Year – as awarded by a jury of U.S. and Canadian journalists
This marks the first time a Lincoln vehicle has captured North American Car, Truck or Utility of the Year honors
Lincoln Navigator combines modern luxury with unmatched, refined capability and advanced technology that elevates travel to first-class
DUBAI, U.A.E., Jan. 17, 2018 – The all-new Lincoln Navigator has been named North American Truck of the Year, marking the first time a Lincoln vehicle has captured this prestigious honor now in its 24th year. The 2018 Lincoln Navigator took the honors over the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 and all-new Ford E ......
Dubai, UAE: 17th January 2018 – Ahlan Business Class Lounge by Dubai International Hotel has been awarded the Priority Pass Middle East & Africa Airport Lounge of the Year Award.
Now in its thirteenth year, the awards are based on ratings provided by Priority Pass Members and recognize excellence within the world’s largest independent lounge membership program that includes more than 1000 airport lounges, in over 500 cities, and is this year celebrating its 25th Anniversary.
The winning lounge, with a capacity of 177 guests ensures that visitors can find a dedicated area that caters to their personal and professional needs. A Persona ...... read more
SNF’s Family Fun Fair on 26th of January 2018 - Creating Awareness about Special Needs in the UAE
Dubai, 17th January 2018 – Special Needs Future (SNF) Development Center hosts its 12th edition of Family Fun Fair in collaboration with Universal American School on Friday the 26th of January from 10:30am till 8:00pm. The event is managed my Plan B. This partnership is set to provide a platform to both the special needs community and the mainstream society to come together to promote the spirit of giving, diversity and social inclusion.
Mehnaz Ahmed – General Manager of SNF says, “This event welcomes & encourages families to come together for an all ...... read more
Paving the way for enhanced future mobility with more autonomous, connected and eco/electric vehicles
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 January 2018: KIA Motors Corp., through its sole UAE distributor Al Majid Motors Co., has revealed its ‘Boundless for all’ vision and ‘ACE’ strategy for future mobility, which were presented at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on 8th January. KIA’s manifesto envisions a future in which opportunities for mobility and transportation are limitless, while its ‘ACE’ strategy aims to make its cars more Autonomous, Connected and Eco/Electric.
As part of its ‘ACE’ strategy, KIA will ...... read more
Tadweer signs waste contracts worth AED165 million at EcoWASTE Exhibition
Abdul Latif Jameel Energy Secures Financing for Mexican Solar Farm that will Power 150,000 Homes
Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority launches tender for world’s largest reverse osmosis desalination plant
ACWA Power announces plans to become first utility scale generator to adopt SolarCoin
17 January 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: The second day of the World Future Energy Summit, International Water Summit and EcoWASTE Exhibition saw a number of new business agreements signed by participating companies, with Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority, Tadweer and Abdul Latif Jameel all unveiling si ......
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2018: Once in a blue moon, haute couture and ancient art fuse. This is one of those rare and precious moments, Balmain has created its first ever moon phase timepiece. Illuminating the midnight blue, starry sky on the movement is bespoke decoration in the famous Balmain arabesque pattern. These watches draw the eye, while taking care not to eclipse the individual beauty of their wearers.
A moon phase watch adds an intriguing extra dimension to the passage of time. The design of the Balmain de Balmain Moon Phase emphasises this fascination by juxtaposing an elegant moon phase display with a variety of feminine dial backgrounds. These embrace an arabesque ...... read more
Danube Girls are charged up for the Global Goals World Cup UAE, the first women’s only global football tournament
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2018: With the mantra ‘train like you must win and play like you can’t lose’ Danube Group bold and beautiful ladies are all set for the Global Goals World Cup UAE (GGWCup UAE) — the first women’s only global football tournament in the Middle East supporting the United Nations’ 17 Global Goals. The tournament is all set to take place on 19th January at Sustainable City. The brand ambassadors for the tournaments are passionate artist and philanthropist Dr. Sana Sajan, Bollywood heartthrob John Abraham ...... read more
UAE, January 16, 2018- H.E Dr. Mohammad Salim Al Olama, Undersecretary of the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP), met with H.E Frank Mollen, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Arab Emirates, in the office of the Ministry in Abu Dhabi, in the presence of Dr. Issa Al Mansouri, Director of the Undersecretary Office and Director of the International Health Relations.
The meeting discussed the opportunities for cooperation in the field of health, exchange of experiences and delegations, importance of participation in the Arab Health exhibition and congress in Dubai, along with the significance of the government's initiatives to fight obesity, promote a he ......
Etihad Energy Service Company (Etihad ESCO), a leading energy service company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of DEWA, announced its partnership with Siemens Tech and Smart4Power for the execution of an Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) Project at the Dubai International Airport, which involves the implementation of energy efficiency measures at Terminal 1, Terminal 2, Terminal 3 and Concourse B. The 7 year long project will guarantee a total of 23 per cent reduction on annual energy bill.
The proposed energy efficiency measures for the Dubai International Airport terminals include installation of photovoltaic solutions. The seven-year partnership with Siemens and Smart4Power inv ......
Chance to win prizes up to AED 1 million, opportunity for a Hollywood Getaway and wonderful bargains to delight shoppers
Kite Fiesta 2018 will be a wonderful visual spectacle for visitors
Dubai, UAE (January 16, 2018): – Dubai Outlet Mall has unveiled a range of attractions for the 23rd edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) to delight shoppers. From substantial prizes, opportunity for a Hollywood getaway, wonderful bargains to a marvelous visual spectacle with kites, DSF 2018 at Dubai Outlet Mall will be an amazing experience for shoppers.
Customers will be able to enter a raffle draw to win prizes up to AED 1 million when they spend AED 200 at any store ...... read more
Tata Communications’ Ultra Live Video Delivery Network ensures fans are able to enjoy immersive entertainment experiences on smartphones, tablets and VR devices in sync with live TV broadcast
DUBAI, UAE – January 16th 2018 – Tata Communications, a leading global provider of network, cloud and security services, announces that it has been chosen by Ultracast to power the international expansion of the company’s 360° video and virtual reality (VR) platform.
Ultracast creates live 360° video and VR content in motorsports series such as NASCAR, FIA World Endurance Championship, 24 Hours of Le Mans, as well as other sporting categories ......
Global competition winner to supply latest models of autonomous electric vehicles
New Bloomberg New Energy Finance research published today at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week predicts that by 2040 half of all vehicles sold will be electric
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; January 16, 2018 – Following the results of a global industry competition launched at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week last year, Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, has selected autonomous vehicle producer NAVYA as the most technically and commercially qualified contestant for the next phase of the mobility network of Masdar City.
The iconic driverless vehicle netwo ...... read more
Modern style with a classic touch of diamonds
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2018: In today’s world, a watch is not simply about checking the time. More than often, the choice we make for our wrist is influenced by a much more style-minded reason. Above all, watches have become our ultimate accessory.
For so many women today, a timepiece can say so much about your personality and your overall style. Whether it’s for a casual day out or sophisticated evening event, a watch can be the defining touch for the look you want to achieve.
In this spirit, OMEGA is proud to introduce the new De Ville Trésor, a collection offered in a diverse range of materials and colours.
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Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2018: Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) is holding the 18th edition of INDIASOFT in Bengalauru on 24-25 January 2018, informed Mr Kamal Vachani, Hon. Regional Director of ESC for the Middle East. The two day event will be attended by over 250 Indian ICT exporters and over 400 delegates from 60+ countries across the globe. It is one of the largest and most sought out event focused mainly on small, medium and startups ICT units.
Fast emerging as one of the most effective platform for brining ICT buyers and sellers together, this B2B show will witness a number of hand holdings, joint ventures, closing ...... read more
Several other important IT initiatives in the road map in 2018.
Revamping the online health facilities and medical professionals licensing system among the initiatives for 2018.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 16, 2018: The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) will create a unique immunization record for each individual in Dubai to improve preventative care, said a top health official on the sidelines of the ongoing Dubai Health Forum.
Amani Al Jassmi, Director of Information Technology at the DHA, said: “The initiative is known as HASANA and it will provide access to unified immunization records at any facility and will ensure availability of relevant d ......
Dubai, UAE, 16th, January 2018: Dubai Customs is all geared up to launch its 1st UAE Customs Week 2018 from 21 to 25 January, following and building on the success of the last two editions of Dubai Customs Week.
Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation pointed out that the week is an opportunity to engage all segments of society in supporting and learning about customs work.
“It’s very important to help everyone learn the essential role customs departments in the UAE play to sustain economic growth and protect the country. This will help us serve our clients in a better way to achieve be ...... read more
The freshest home fragrances to take you into 2018 in true scented style
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2018: Does your space have a signature scent? Fragrance, whether for yourself or your home is a very personal choice and depending on your mood, or even the season, scents work to create your desired ambience and accentuate the feeling of ‘your home’. The brain processes smell in the same way that it processes emotion, meaning every smell you recall is associated with a feeling or memory. So whether you are looking for nostalgia from a past experience or intrigue for a new adventure, choose wisely and give your home a signature scent that takes into account how you would like ...... read more
Guest influx exceeded 100,000 per day in the run up to New Year’s Eve
A record breaking 500,000 guests attended 46th UAE National Day celebrations
Dubai, UAE, 16 January, 2018: Global Village, the region’s first multicultural festival park, and a family destination for culture, shopping and entertainment, has announced a new record of more than 2.4 million guest entries over the two-month period since its opening on 1st November 2017 with 9/10 happiness score. This is a resounding endorsement of the unprecedented guest experience it offers and of its ever growing popularity.
Statistics released by Global Village for the period 1st November ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2018:
Be My Pampered Valentine
Surprise your special someone with an exclusive spa and dine experience this Valentine’s Day at the recently opened Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai. Your sensory itinerary begins with a unique and revitalizing spa journey at the Six Senses Spa, followed by a culinary experience at southern French farmhouse-inspired Bleu Blanc by celebrity chef David Myers. Couples leading a busy lifestyle can benefit from a fully flexible package that allows you to enjoy your spa experiences and dinner on separate dates.
AED 800 per person: 60 minute signature massage + 30 minute complimentary sensory experien ...... read more