Sharjah, November 20, 2019: The 10th edition of the Sharjah Stamp Exhibition in Mega Mall is attracting a heavy turnout from philatelists, currency collectors, and amateurs at all ages from inside and outside the UAE.Running from 19 – 23 November, the five-day event aims to highlight the role of lovers and enthusiasts for stamp an...
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: Nature is a source of inspiration for all. Humans have always sought to imitate it, and automata were among the first objects to recreate natural movement. Parmigiani Fleurier has drawn on its expertise to restore many pieces, including a snuff box with singing bird produced by Frères Rochat around 1820 and bel...
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: With an extravagant outdoor area in the Mall’s Garden area, the facility showcases free-jumping and strength evaluation opportunity with over 36 interconnected Trampolines. Abu Dhabi - November 20, 2019: Xtreme Zone, a ‘futuristic’ family entertainment outdoor facility owned by Saudi Arab...
#Where Is The Toilet? But 2 billion people still need one. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 November 2019: “Where is the toilet?” Every November 19th on World Toilet Day, LIXIL’s employees think about this question in a different way. Many of us in developed countries often expect a simple answer. But the rea...
sit back, relax, and get groomed while sipping a steaming hot brew Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: Looking for a grooming session ahead of the weekend? Make way to pdl- Dubai’s urban industrial barbershop and specialty coffee house all in one. A modern-day hangout spot where men can be men, enjoy a hot brew or an ice-cold drink dur...
Dubai, 20 November 2019: In celebration of Universal Children’s Day, Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has revealed a programme of authors and sessions that help children make sense of the world and their place in it, with wide-reaching topics covering everything from saving the planet to coping with anxiety. Bringing b...
• Jaguar’s Driver Condition Monitor technology reacts to the tell-tale signs of a drowsy driver and is standard across the Jaguar range• By continuously calculating thousands of data points, the technology provides an early warning which encourages a driver who displays signs of drowsiness to take a break• 1 in 8 UK drivers adm...
Dubai, UAE, 20 November 2019: The Holy Trinity Church Dubai handed over a cheque donation of AED 132,000 to Dubai Cares in support of the philanthropic organization’s “Adopt a School” initiative, covering the construction of a two-classroom community-based school in Malawi that will benefit 100 children. The cheque han...
Worldwide, US15 trillion worth of family wealth will pass on to the next generations between 2020 and 2030, as families transform wealth management. . . Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: More than US$500 billion (Dh1.8 trillion) worth of family wealth will be passed on to the next generations in the Middle East and North Africa (MEN...
• Elisa is a reknowned childhood development expert and educator and addressed delegates about the neuroscience behind child development during the first six years• Elisa is a two-time Global Teacher Prize finalist and recipient of the Brazilian Gold Medal of Honour for outstanding service for children in Latin America &b...
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: Driven by the ambition of offering a seamless and personalized experience and surprising clients with new initiatives, Cartier launches Cartier Care, its brand new platform to bridge the gap between the numerous touchpoints clients have within the Maison, and to further enrich client experience in a fast ...
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: The festive season is upon us here and whether you are looking for the perfect gift for your loved ones or simply want to indulge yourself in bath products that look pretty and will leave your skin feeling great, these colourful and fragrant bath sets from Bubble T will serve as the ideal gifts for the festive ...
Promaster celebrates 30th Anniversary with limited edition Pilot’s Satellite Wave GPS Watch Its super durable titanium material is being used in world’s first commercial lunar exploration program Dubai, United Arab Emirates (November 20, 2019): Sport enthusiasts and adventure seekers who like to wear extra durable time...
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: The party season is just around the corner so get your wardrobe ready with some chic silhouettes, and don’t forget to delight your loved one with exquisite gifts.. ECCO’s New Season Collection and gift guide will help get you started.Featuring a diverse range of bags and shoes, there is something fo...
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Skin type may be genetic, but your skin condition is largely determined by your skincare regime.
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: Swedish beauty brand FOREO latest launch, the LUNA 3, has something for everyone from oily to sensitive skin to everything in between. The new LUNA 3 is the first ever skincare device on the market that combines an ultra-soft, hygienic cleanse with a variety of targeted firming massage routines all controlled via the FOREO app.
FOREO created some pointers on using LUNA 3 for your specific skin type and a few tips and tricks that will make you fall in love with your skincare routine all over again.
Those with ...... read more
• Real-time transmission of surveillance footage enabled by Thuraya’s L-band network
• The Dubai Airshow streaming sessions follow a highly successful demonstration to key government customers in Abu Dhabi on November 13
Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 21st : Thuraya, the mobile satellite services subsidiary of the UAE-based Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat), in partnership with Airbus, a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services has successfully conducted live screenings of a demonstrative aerial surveillance mission taking place in Germany, from an airborne Airbus H145 helicopter equipped with a communication system dev ...... read more
Nerve wrecking finale came to a thrilling finish as students were put in real-life business scenarios
Dubai, November 21, 2019: After three grueling weeks of solving real world cases on Artificial Intelligence, 1200 high school students from across 60 schools in the UAE competed last Saturday for the DEWA Business Cup Challenge 2019 hosted by Curtin University Dubai. The winning team – Carv – comprised of four students from GEMS Wellington International School presented an exceptional solution in the Finals. They were also the recipients of DEWA’s Best Solution Award, given for the best case study on developing a narrow AI solution for DEWA.
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Dubai, UAE, 21 November 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, understands what drivers and car buyers are looking for when it comes to safety features, shedding light on the advanced attributes of the QX50 that put the minds of drivers and passengers at ease.
Consolidating its emphasis on human-centric innovation, the QX50 is designed to help drivers see further, react faster, and up their driving pleasure during less favorable conditions through an advanced suite of built-in, driver-enhancing technologies that aim to instill them with complete confid ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: Eberhard & Co. pays tribute to the sporting spirit of the historic Italian brand with a new Limited Edition chronograph. This is the coming together of two powerhouses of innovation built on tradition, with the objective of maximum performance.
Certain brands know how to mix technical skills with passion, performance with emotion. These are the ones which have the power to endure, precisely because they push all the right buttons, in the head and in the soul.
Alfa Romeo and Eberhard & Co., each in their respective fields, have always shared the same goal: to hit the heart with unique products.
The aim of Eberhard & Co., f ...... read more
Dubai Business Events (DBE) and industry partners showcase the city’s diverse existing and upcoming offerings at major trade show in Barcelona, as momentum builds towards Expo 2020 Dubai.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 21 November 2019: As the city gears up for 2020, a year in which it will begin hosting its largest ever event – a World Expo – Dubai is this week showcasing its diverse business events offerings and capabilities to meetings industry professionals at IBTM World in Barcelona. Dubai Business Events (DBE), the city’s official convention bureau, is once again leading Dubai’s strong presence at the trade show, being held from ...... read more
• Great tasting authentic flavours include Peri Peri, Tandoori, Barbecue, Inasal, Ranch, Louisiana, Korean BBQ and Mexican BBQ
• Char-grilled chicken that is 24-hour Marinated, cooked to order, served with home-made rustic bread & sauces.
• Great value combos including choice of salad, fries, sweet potato fries, rice plus rustic bread & drink from AED 27 only.
• Available across 4 outlets in the UAE in Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta Mall, Deira City Centre and Sahara Centre
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: Looking for a delicious, healthy yet delightfully flavorful meal in the food court? Well Max’s All ...... read more
** Dubai Muscle Show brings an incredible line-up of celebrity bodybuilders to the Middle East for the largest fitness and bodybuilding show in the region **
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: The region’s biggest fitness event is excited to announce that reigning Mr Olympia, Brandon Curry, will be headlining the Dubai Muscle Show this year and will be joined by incredible talent including Phil Heath, Ronnie Coleman, Big Ramy, Hadi Choopan, Roelly Winklaar, Kai Greene, Hany Rambod and many more. Set to be the biggest and best muscle show to date, guests are promised a weekend full of exciting sporting competitions and a series of Meet and Greets and Q&As with ...... read more
• Held under theme ‘World Without Waste’, week-long event highlights integral role of businesses in reducing and recycling waste, preventing it from reaching landfills
• University of Dubai becomes first LEED certified net-zero energy building in region and achieves LEED Platinum Certification under the Existing Building Operation and Maintenance category
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: Dubai Chamber Sustainability Week 2019 officially kicked off today with a CEO Dialogue that brought together public and private sector stakeholders to discuss the integral role of businesses in reducing and recycling waste and preventing it from reac ...... read more
Dubai, 21 November 2019: Ferrari Middle East created the perfect destination for Ferraristi to enjoy the best possible experience at the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix this year. Casa Ferrari arrives in the Middle East for the first time to offer Prancing Horse enthusiasts a place where they could feel home along with other friends of the brand just a few steps away from the racetrack, out of the crowd but still at the centre of the action.
With Casa Ferrari the brand has expanded their hospitality beyond the Abu Dhabi circuit, past the glamourous yachts and into a parallel world which encompasses more than just Formula One. The exciting concept is based ...... read more
• Minister of Climate Change and Environment visits Emirates Industry for Camel Milk & Products
• His Excellency Dr Thani Al Zeyoudi: The UAE is one of the largest investors and donors in the renewable energy sector
Dubai-UAE: November 21, 2019: His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, visited the facility of the Emirates Industry for Camel Milk & Products (EICMP), producer of Camelicious, the leading UAE brand of camel milk. His Excellency Dr Al Zeyoudi was accompanied by Mutashar Awadh Al Badri, Deputy General Manager and Business Development Manager of EICMP, as well as severa ...... read more
Virag sisters soar through qualifiers, but Aussie Kell sets the Open Women standard at IWWF World Wakeboard Championships
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 21 November, 2019: Italian twins Alice and Chiara Virag are largely inseparable, and it was hard to tell them apart again as they produced stunning double performance at the 2019 IWWF World Wakeboard Championships in Abu Dhabi today.
The 19-year-old sisters from Milan were in sparkling form as they both topped their qualifying heats to book places in Friday’s Open Women semi-finals at the Eastern Mangroves Promenade.
If either of the twins are to go home with a gold medal, however, it may require a best ever ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: Renowned American furniture brand, Ethan Allen, has collaborated with Dubai based art studio Mawaheb from Beautiful People to create an exclusive painting which will be available for purchase, with 100% of the proceeds going towards supporting Mawaheb’s contribution to society.
The idea of the collaboration was conceived by Ethan Allen to give back to the community and feature the artwork from the studio’s inspiring artists of determination in the Ethan Allen flagship showroom located on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai.
The creative process for the collaboration painting began with an inspired color palette from the Relaxed Modern ...... read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has published How Ransomware Attacks, a playbook for defenders that explains how ransomware variants attack and impact victims. The playbook complements the 2020 Threat Report released on Nov. 4, and features a detailed analysis of 11 of the most prevalent and persistent ransomware families, including Ryuk, BitPaymer and MegaCortex.
The research by SophosLabs highlights how ransomware tries to slip unnoticed past security controls by abusing trusted and legitimate processes, and then harnesses internal systems to encrypt the maximum number of files and disable backup and recovery processes before an IT securit ......
UAE MOD deals worth almost US$4 billion among military contracts signed
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: Dubai Airshow 2019 is proving to be a bumper year for armed forces purchase and maintenance deals, with the UAE Ministry of Defence among those unveiling major contracts at the show.
It comes as the UAE set out to establish itself as a major player in the advanced technology and defence field, with EDGE, a group comprising 25 local entities working in five capability clusters, making its Dubai Airshow debut.
Abdulhakeem AlMuflahi, CEO of EDGE member AMMROC said Dubai Airshow was the ideal place for the company to ...... read more
Event launched after the success of ‘Abu Dhabi Souq’
Abu Dhabi, 20 November 2019: Following its highly successful ‘Abu Dhabi Souq,’ which was launched five years ago to support the local small and medium enterprises (SMEs), the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (KFED) has recently kicked off the first edition of ‘Al Ain Souq,’ which will run until November 21, 2019. This first edition features the products and services of some KFED-supported projects in Al Ain, while promoting the Fund’s social initiative dubbed as ‘Sougha.’
The event being held at the Hazza bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain, continues to draw VIPs, entrepreneurs, a ......
In the occasion of the International Children's Day
Event presents successful experiences of educational institutions in raising children's rights awareness and highlights importance of government support to building a child-friendly environment
November 20, 2019: In line with the International Children's Day, the Community Development Authority (CDA) in Dubai has organized its second forum promoting the ‘Know Your Rights’ program. The forum aimed at raising community awareness and instilling the culture of protecting children's rights across Dubai, as well as enhancing the role of the educational institutions in terms of increasing better understanding of t ......
Program to include official trips to US, India, China and Australia
November 20, 2019: Dubai FDI, the investment development agency of Dubai Economy, has announced its series of government global missions for 2020 with the aim of promoting the Dubai Advantages. The missions reflect Dubai FDI’s strive to support the Emirate’s strategic plans and initiatives and devote the attractiveness and competitiveness of Dubai as a preferred global FDI destination. The missions scheduled for next year will include two official trips to the US, and single trips to India, China and Australia.
The Global Promotional Investment Program for 2020 was announced during a special meeting attende ......
UAE, 20 November 2019 - Dubai Government Workshop (DGW), in cooperation with Dubai Health Authority (DHA), successfully launched a blood donation campaign under the theme ‘My Blood for My Nation.’ The event, which resulted in positive interaction and wide participation from its employees, comes as part of DGW’s commitment to its social, national and humanitarian responsibilities and in line with its belief in the importance of promoting and instilling the culture of blood donation, including its benefits at the individual and social levels as exemplified by its contributions in saving the lives of patients.
Sharjah, November 20, 2019: The 10th edition of the Sharjah Stamp Exhibition in Mega Mall is attracting a heavy turnout from philatelists, currency collectors, and amateurs at all ages from inside and outside the UAE.
Running from 19 – 23 November, the five-day event aims to highlight the role of lovers and enthusiasts for stamp and currency collection in preserving the history for the next generations, through encouraging and developing their talents and hobbies by organizing lectures and symposiums and attracting the major postal institutions to take part in the largest exhibition of its kind across the region.
The exhibition is organized by the Emirat ...... read more
Transportation, Legal and Banking Sectors Hit the Hardest by Cyberattacks, According to New Mimecast Report
Dubai, UAE – November 20, 2019: Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, today announced the availability of its quarterly Threat Intelligence Report: Risk and Resilience Insights. The report provides technical analysis from the Mimecast Threat Center from July -September 2019 on the nature of attack campaigns in addition to observations and analysis of evolving threats. Outlining the trends emerging from these identified attacks and assessing the current behavior of threat actors can help organizations be ......
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: Nature is a source of inspiration for all. Humans have always sought to imitate it, and automata were among the first objects to recreate natural movement. Parmigiani Fleurier has drawn on its expertise to restore many pieces, including a snuff box with singing bird produced by Frères Rochat around 1820 and belonging to the Edouard and Maurice Sandoz Collection.
At first sight, the piece appears to be a 75 mm x 51 mm x 25 mm box designed to hold snuff. The materials used are all eminently precious, with the box made from finely engraved coloured gold to represent foliage, cornucopias and dolphins, and it has a compartment intended to hold snuff. Yet t ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: With an extravagant outdoor area in the Mall’s Garden area, the facility showcases free-jumping and strength evaluation opportunity with over 36 interconnected Trampolines.
Abu Dhabi - November 20, 2019: Xtreme Zone, a ‘futuristic’ family entertainment outdoor facility owned by Saudi Arabian conglomerate Abdullah Al-Othaim Leisure, has relaunched its facility at Deerfield’s Mall in Abu Dhabi. Al Othaim is known as the region’s leading family entertainment solutions provider.
As part of the relaunch, Xtreme Zone upgraded its offers that include a wide variety of rides and games for children of ...... read more
The team was made up of 12-year-old boys from City Football Schools’ Talented Player Program
The tournament also featured City Football Group’s Manchester City Academy, along with Inter Milan and Torino
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: A talented group of players from City Football Schools took part in the Oman International Youth Cup last weekend and produced an eye-catching performance, eventually finishing the tournament in third place having tested themselves against some of Europe’s best young teams.
The competition took place over the course of two days in Muscat, Oman, and also featured Serie A sides Inter Milan and Torino, as we ......
#Where Is The Toilet?
But 2 billion people still need one.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 November 2019: “Where is the toilet?” Every November 19th on World Toilet Day, LIXIL’s employees think about this question in a different way. Many of us in developed countries often expect a simple answer. But the reality is that for 2 billion people, there is no straightforward response to this simple question. They do not have access to basic sanitation.
On World Toilet Day, LIXIL now aims to drive even further awareness of this critical issue through its own social media awareness campaign: #whereisthetoilet.
The cost of poor sanita ...... read more
sit back, relax, and get groomed while sipping a steaming hot brew
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: Looking for a grooming session ahead of the weekend? Make way to pdl- Dubai’s urban industrial barbershop and specialty coffee house all in one. A modern-day hangout spot where men can be men, enjoy a hot brew or an ice-cold drink during a fresh haircut and neat shave.
An ultra-modern spacious space with styling zones, and Barcaloungers for extra comfort during meni-pedis (because men need ‘em too), pdl is your neighborhood grooming spot where barbers know your name and serve up the best in grooming styles.
Try pdl’s most popular treatment, Haircut and ...... read more
Dubai, 20 November 2019: In celebration of Universal Children’s Day, Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has revealed a programme of authors and sessions that help children make sense of the world and their place in it, with wide-reaching topics covering everything from saving the planet to coping with anxiety.
Bringing books and a love of reading to children is one of the key goals of the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature (4-9 February 2020), as the benefits of reading for pleasure are countless and ultimately improve children’s quality of life.
“Reading is not just about acquiring basic language skills, or providing information and ...... read more
• Jaguar’s Driver Condition Monitor technology reacts to the tell-tale signs of a drowsy driver and is standard across the Jaguar range
• By continuously calculating thousands of data points, the technology provides an early warning which encourages a driver who displays signs of drowsiness to take a break
• 1 in 8 UK drivers admit to falling asleep at the wheel, research shows*
• 25% of fatal accidents are caused by drivers who have fallen asleep**
• Findings also revealed that nearly 37% of drivers have been so tired they have been scared of falling asleep when driving*
• Watch the Driver Condition Monitor film, here: https://youtu.be/rsHu ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 20 November 2019: The Holy Trinity Church Dubai handed over a cheque donation of AED 132,000 to Dubai Cares in support of the philanthropic organization’s “Adopt a School” initiative, covering the construction of a two-classroom community-based school in Malawi that will benefit 100 children. The cheque handover was made by Rev. Harrison to Abdulla Ahmed Al Shehhi, Chief Operating Officer at Dubai Cares on the sidelines of Tolerance Day event hosted by the church.
Welcoming this generous contribution by The Holy Trinity Church Dubai, Abdulla Ahmed Al Shehhi, Chief Operating Officer at Dubai Cares said: “We are very thankful to the Holy ...... read more
Worldwide, US15 trillion worth of family wealth will pass on to the next generations between 2020 and 2030, as families transform wealth management
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: More than US$500 billion (Dh1.8 trillion) worth of family wealth will be passed on to the next generations in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region within the next decade, experts at the 4th Wealth Arabia Summit (WAS) said on Tuesday.
According to WealthX, a global intelligence solutions provider, more than US$15 trillion worth of family wealth will be passed over to the next generations globally.
WealthX data shows, Jeddah appearing in both the top five cities ...... read more
• Elisa is a reknowned childhood development expert and educator and addressed delegates about the neuroscience behind child development during the first six years
• Elisa is a two-time Global Teacher Prize finalist and recipient of the Brazilian Gold Medal of Honour for outstanding service for children in Latin America
• The event was themed around multiplying a child’s intelligence – speakers shared key facts based on 60 years of research by child developmentalists and Nobel Prize winners
United Arab Emirates, 20 November 2019: Masterminds Nursery & Kindergarten – a Dubai-b ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: Driven by the ambition of offering a seamless and personalized experience and surprising clients with new initiatives, Cartier launches Cartier Care, its brand new platform to bridge the gap between the numerous touchpoints clients have within the Maison, and to further enrich client experience in a fast changing luxury environment.
Cartier Care features a digital platform, through which Cartier clients will get access to services and personalized advice, thus enriching their journey within the Maison.
Designing an upgraded and unrivalled services offer to elevate client experience
Since 1847, the Ma ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: The festive season is upon us here and whether you are looking for the perfect gift for your loved ones or simply want to indulge yourself in bath products that look pretty and will leave your skin feeling great, these colourful and fragrant bath sets from Bubble T will serve as the ideal gifts for the festive season and leave a lasting impression too. What’s more, as well as looking amazing, the products are also completely paraben-free, sulphate free and cruelty free.
**The Festive Range**
Mini Bubble Bath Crackers – AED75
This trio of Christmas crackers is guaranteed to bring smile ...... read more
Promaster celebrates 30th Anniversary with limited edition Pilot’s Satellite Wave GPS Watch
Its super durable titanium material is being used in world’s first commercial lunar exploration program
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (November 20, 2019): Sport enthusiasts and adventure seekers who like to wear extra durable time-pieces that fit with their life-style need look no further than this authentic pilot’s watch, the Promaster CC7015-55E Super Titanium watch from CITIZEN.
A limited-edition watch, designed to mark the 30th anniversary of the popular Promaster collection, the material it is made from has just been given ...... read more
Winners were selected from a shortlist of 90 photos and over 50,000 total submissions from across the Arab World
Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 20, 2019: National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD) and Almarai have announced today the winners for the 9th edition of ‘Moments’, the annual regional photography competition to nurture the talents of aspiring regional photographers.
The announcement was made at an unveiling event at the Youth Hub at Emirates Towers in Dubai in the presence of executives from National Geographic Abu Dhabi, Almarai, the photography community, members of the press, Youth Hub members and other distinguished guests.
Held und ......
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: The party season is just around the corner so get your wardrobe ready with some chic silhouettes, and don’t forget to delight your loved one with exquisite gifts.
ECCO’s New Season Collection and gift guide will help get you started.
Featuring a diverse range of bags and shoes, there is something for everyone in this collection.
Regardless of who you are shopping for, these modern and fashion forward accessories are the perfect pick.
... read more
Lenovo DCG showcases new and enhanced solutions that focus on utilizing blockchain, AI, Edge Computing, and IoT in the Data Centre to help businesses in the Kingdom with increased workloads in enterprise storage
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – November 19th, 2019: Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global technology leader in driving digital transformation today announced its participation at the 3rd Annual Digital Saudi 2030 Show, the largest platform for digital transformation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The company is showcasing their new solutions among over 500 C-Level executives, all engaged in the prevalent discourse around enhancing human knowl ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2019: Marking November as the month of men’s health awareness, American Hospital Dubai host the UAE’s first motorbike health tour on 15th November 2019, highlighting the importance of men’s health and early cancer detection.
With the participation of 500 motorbikes, the event, titled Mustache Knights, commenced from Last Exit Al Khawaneej at 3 pm and concluded at Last Exit Al Qudra at 7 pm. Guests were also offered complimentary health checkups done by American Hospital Dubai, enjoyed a number of activities at the end point.
On this occasion, Sherif Beshara, Chief Executive Officer of Mohamed & Obaid Al Mulla Grou ...... read more
• PAN Emirates launches holiday collection with 30 – 70 per cent discount
• PAN Emirates Home Furnishings showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Fujairah in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – November 19, 2019: The season is changing, and with the advent of winter, comes the start of the festive season. At Pan Emirates, we are your partners, helping you bring joy and cheer into your home. We’ve got the right products in the right colours to ensure you feel happy and festive every time you walk into your home.
Deck the halls with merriment in red and green. Add a touch of glamour and class wi ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: Being one of the most iconic resort destinations on the U.A.E’s East Coast, Le Meridien Al Aqah, located amongst the enchanting scenery of Fujairah, invites you for an experience of a lifetime. The stunning beach resort is renowned for its impeccable variety of cuisines and the friendliest environment for a fun-filled holiday all through December.
Celebrate the joyous National Day of the United Arab Emirates on December 2, 2019 at the Views Restaurant with a delicious National Day brunch. At AED 165, enjoy a selection of eats, including speciality preparations of Ouzi and piping hot grills, inclusive of soft drinks and water. For AED 249, gues ...... read more
• Historic participation of 1,108,890 residents and visitors across Dubai marked DFC’s biggest edition yet
• Spectacular line-up including the historic Dubai Run 30x30 and the region’s largest-ever HIIT class with Joe Wicks drew thousands across all ages and abilities
• The city endorsed its commitment to an active and healthy lifestyle, with mass engagement at over 13,000 all-inclusive events and sessions across Dubai throughout the month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 November 2019: Dubai emphatically demonstrated its people’s commitment to an active lifestyle, as Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) officially ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: GUESS’ range of womenswear has an eclectic range of lacey tops and dresses, providing to the lace trend that has long been a fixture on the fashion scene.
GUESS Lace is the answer for the woman who loves to feel feminine as she looks her best.
... read more
Five themes comprise the new line, available to purchase at Mall of the Emirates and City Centre Mirdif today
Dubai, UAE, 19 November 2019: The turning of the season has brought with it a globally inspired Fall 2019 collection from Maisons du Monde, the global interior décor brand founded by French creative visionary Xavier Marie. The collection is available to explore and purchase in the UAE today at Maisons du Monde’s Mall of the Emirates and City Centre Mirdif stores.
The new line has been inspired by styles from around the world and offers something to suit a breadth of tastes - perfect for the region’s diverse and travel-hungry population.
Inspired by th ...... read more
New Survey from BPG Group and YouGov Highlights Consumers’ Views about Social Media Influencers
19 November 2019: The fourth edition of the Social Media Influencers survey by BPG Group and YouGov found that 85 per cent of respondents follow social media influencers in the UAE and KSA, while 79 per cent have unfollowed many social media influencers due to their increased promotional content and contrasting values and ethics.
But despite this movement by consumers, the survey reveals that influencers with relevant content continue to have a strong following as they win and retain consumer trust, which ultimately impacts purchasing decisions. &nbs ...... read more
Air Arabia follows with $14billion deal for 120 new Airbus aircraft as order book fills up
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: Emirates signed an order for 50 Airbus A350 XWB worth $16billion today, leading the crowd on a busy day of sales and proving, once again, that Dubai Airshow is the industry’s preferred place to do business.
The deal, announced by Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Emirates’ Chairman and Chief Executive, and signed with Guillaume Faury, Airbus’ Chief Executive Officer, will see the first aircraft delivered in May 2023. The order replaces a previous agreement of intent to purchase 30 A350s and 40 A330 Neos, and reflects Emirates ...... read more
Dubai, 19 November 2019: Today, Wethaq announced that it has issued the first pilot Sukuk on its securities market infrastructure for the Islamic capital markets under the supervision of the Dubai Financial Services Authority.
Al Ghurair Investments LLC (AGI) acted as the issuer, advised by Mashreqbank PSC acting as lead arranger, R3 as protocol provider, Clifford Chance as legal counsel and the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre as mentor.
There is substantial demand for Sukuk issuances globally with a significant number of them offered out of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). This pilot issuance demonstrated how Sukuk issuan ......
Dubai, UAE, Nov 19, 2019 –HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the international identity solutions business of De La Rue (LSE:DLAR), the world’s largest commercial issuer of banknotes and passports. The De La Rue business will be merged with HID’s citizen identity solutions portfolio, broadening HID Global’s leadership position, extending its capabilities to scale and assemble government-issued citizen IDs, and expanding the value delivered to customers.
“HID Global and the De La Rue international identity solutions business share the common goal of helping governmen ......
Dubai, November 18, 2019: Today, during the Dubai Airshow, De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (“De Havilland Canada”) announced that lessor Palma Holding Limited (“Palma”) has signed a Letter of Intent to purchase 20 Dash 8-400 aircraft. The parties are working to finalize a purchase agreement.
“Palma became the first lessor worldwide to order the Dash 8-400 aircraft in its dual-class configuration and this first decision led us to develop other opportunities for the Dash 8-400 aircraft,” said Moulay Omar Alaoui, President, Palma Holding Limited. “We have leased new Dash 8-400 aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines, RwandAir ......
The telco’s innovative platform will enable customers to manage their M2M SIMs from a central self-service, resilient portal.
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2019: As a dedicated provider of dynamic end-to-end connectivity solutions, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has taken its machine-to-machine (M2M) services to the next level with the launch of a M2M Control Platform. Designed to deliver complete end-to-end solutions for managing M2M SIMs, connectivity and services, du’s platform will enhance customers’ abilities to manage their M2M SIMs from a central self-service, resilient portal.
M2M is transfo ......
November 19, 2019: The determined and independent Ella Balinska joins the Panthère tribe: a community of strong personalities united by the same instinct.
A line of devoted panther fans including its creator Jeanne Toussaint, the Duchess of Windsor, María Félix and even Daisy Fellowes... all women of character for whom the panther symbolises freedom.
As well as graduating from the prestigious Guildford School of Acting, Ella has also trained in martial arts at the Academy of Performance Combat: Cartier has chosen this young British actress for her boldness and positive energy which she demonstrates in both her personal life and in her performances.
A carefree and joyful y ...... read more
**Accessible store locations, the latest technologies & optical services and over 1000 frame styles all under one roof **
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: Over the years, leading optical chain Grand Optics has captured the imagination of customers by continually providing innovative vision solutions and changing the way they see. One of the most comprehensive eyecare retailers in the market, Grand Optics offers a wide range of products, both functional and fashionable and truly set themselves apart in terms of the latest developments in eye care health, technological advancements and a consumer centric approach to all they do.
As part of its commitment to ensuring cu ...... read more
UAE Space Agency hosts a programme of events focusing on diversity in the future of space exploration and development
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: Diversity will be key to the future of space exploration, both for the UAE and globally, according to the raft of international keynote speakers who addressed delegates at day two (Monday) of Dubai Airshow 2019.
Officials from the UAE Space Agency led by the Chairman H.E Dr Ahmed Abdullah Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Higher Education and Advanced Skills, were joined by speakers including Simonetta Di Pippo, Director of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs; Leanne ...... read more
231,277 real estate units, 1,240 properties, and 89 real estate companies registered in the system, with teams on standby
The total amount of service fees audited in the system exceeded AED 1.3 billion, and may soon reach AED 4 billion
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) held a press conference highlighting the ‘Joint Real Estate Ownership Law in Dubai.’ Participants reviewed the Mollak system updates for the purpose of governance, regulation, and control of the jointly owned real estate management sector as well as for providing intelligent services to customers in the sector, in line with the directives of HH Sheikh Mohamm ...... read more
New aerospace hub already 35 per cent complete
November 18, 2019. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The Mohammed bin Rashid Aerospace Hub, an integrated global aviation center providing world-class infrastructure and aviation support facilities, has drawn high interest from fellow participants and visitors from all over the world at the ongoing Dubai Airshow. MBR Aerospace Hub joined the exhibition, which is currently running until November 21, 2019, to highlight its unique edge and features that are vital to the steadily rising aviation industries in Dubai and the UAE.
During the airshow, MBR Aerospace Hub, which is located within Dubai South, is showcasing its top-notch services and facil ......
Two-day event in UAE capital aims to explore digital transformation of government services
November 18, 2019 - Abu Dhabi, UAE: A powerful new conference exploring the future of intelligent government services is launching in Abu Dhabi in December 2019, as the Middle East looks to inject multi-billion dollar investments in digital infrastructure in the coming years.
The two-day Digital Next summit, hosted by the Abu Dhabi Digital Authority, and organised by Messe Frankfurt Middle East, takes place from 8-9 December 2019 at the Jumeirah Etihad Towers Abu Dhabi.
Held under the theme, ‘Enabling Government of the Future,’ the inaugural showpiece event aims to analyse, examine ......
Dubai, November 18, 2019 – Today, during the Dubai Airshow, De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (“De Havilland Canada”) announced that lessor Palma Holding Limited (“Palma”) has signed a Letter of Intent to purchase 20 Dash 8-400 aircraft. The parties are working to finalize a purchase agreement.
“Palma became the first lessor worldwide to order the Dash 8-400 aircraft in its dual-class configuration and this first decision led us to develop other opportunities for the Dash 8-400 aircraft,” said Moulay Omar Alaoui, President, Palma Holding Limited. “We have leased new Dash 8-400 aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines, RwandAir and Falcon ......
• Dubai Cares to facilitate refugees’ and migrants’ access to higher education and employment opportunities in Iraq and Colombia
• Dubai Cares’ highlights its efforts in support of Capacity Development for Education Program (CapED) at UNESCO’s Ministerial Breakfast Meeting
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 18 November, 2019: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, joined UNESCO's Member States and Associate Members, intergovernmental organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for a series of high-level meetings and events during the United Nations Educational, Scientific ...... read more
Dubai, UAE - November 18, 2019: Explore Marks & Spencer’s edit of pocket-sized presents, perfect for stocking fillers. From novelty socks, shower gel gift sets and fragrant room diffusers to candles and super soft lip balms, Marks & Spencer has the perfect gift for the whole family this Christmas!
Finding the perfect present for her is no easy feat— but Marks & Spencer is here to make the process a little easier. From must-have beauty products to leave her feeling nourished and rejuivinated to scented candles and diffusers to add that finishing touch to any home – Marks & Spencer has rounded up all the best holiday gifts which ...... read more
Global Business Forum Africa Kicks off 5th edition in Dubai
Dubai’s non-oil trade with the continent stood at AED 926 billion in the 2011-2018 period
Dubai is Africa’s gateway to new markets, building on its strong presence on the global economy map and its role in advancing international trade
GBF Africa has become a leading platform for expanding UAE-Africa economic cooperation and forging partnerships
Africa is a market of strategic importance to Dubai and a key focus of Dubai Chamber global expansion strategy
Dubai is well-equipped to support and drive the next phase of Africa’s growth and development
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November 18, 2019: The popular Indian street food restaurant RAJDHANI STREET is celebrating the festive season and the arrival of new year 2020 ahead with the launch of its brand-new menu that features new Indian street food delicacies with a very unique and tempting spin from 14th November 2019 onwards.
The lip-smacking new street delicacies have been picked up from different states of India, and the chefs at RAJDHANI STREET have given a western spin to some and an inter-state fusion twist to others creating an ultimate sensational experience for street food lovers.
Menu highlights include:
Damru Paan, a refreshing fusion of Lucknow's Paan shot and m ......
Abu Dhabi, 18th November 2019: Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) announced that it has succeeded in achieving a compliance rate of 99% regarding the disclosure of the 3rd quarter financial statements of its listed public joint stock companies within the deadline of 45 days from the end of the financial period 30th of September 2019.
63 out of 64, local and foreign, public listed companies disclosed their 3rd Quarter financial statements for 2019 within the 45 days period given.
It is worthy to note that the highest recorded increase in companies’ profits was in the Services Sector with an increase of 10.81%, followed by the Energy Sector with an increase of 5.47%, a ......
Exhibitors praise global reach of show
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: Exhibitors from around the world praised the global reach of Dubai Airshow and welcomed it as an opportunity to build partnerships globally. Representatives from 117 countries were present on the first day with exhibitors reporting a lively opening to this year’s event.
For the first time, India had its own country pavilion, and exhibitors from places such as the USA and Korea also made their first appearance at the show. Ukraine, Poland, Russia, France, the UK, Saudi Arabia and China were among the other countries represented. &nbs ...... read more
The inauguration held earlier today was attended by Talib AbdulKareem Jilfar, Chief Executive Officer, Infrastructure Services Sector and Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah, Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board and the Shareholders’ Committee of Henkel
UAE, Dubai, 18 November 2019: Earlier today, Henkel, in partnership with Dubai Municipality’s Children’s City officially inaugurated its first permanent Forscherwelt (Researchers’ World) Science Lab for children in Dubai. It was attended by Talib AbdulKareem Jilfar, Chief Executive Officer, Infrastructure Services Sector; Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah, Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board and the Shareholders’ Committ ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 18th November 2019: The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), to promote international cooperation in the exploration and peaceful uses of outer space.
This took place on the sidelines of the Dubai Airshow 2019, one of the world’s largest events in the aerospace industry, bringing together the leading aerospace and defence industries regionally and globally, from 17 to 21 November 2019.
The MoU was signed by His Excellency Yousuf Hamad AlShaibani, Director General of MBRSC, and Simonetta Di Pippo, Director of UNOOSA.
After signing the MoU, AlShai ...... read more
Themed Boeing 787 to assist in researching sustainability initiatives
Etihad to operate Boeing 787 ‘eco flight’ from Abu Dhabi to Brussels
Airline urges whole of industry to collaborate on reducing CO2
United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: Etihad Airways and Boeing today announced a first-of-its-kind ‘eco partnership’, in which a specially-themed Boeing 787 Dreamliner will be used to test products, procedures and initiatives designed to reduce aircraft carbon emissions.
The ‘Etihad Greenliner’, to be introduced early next year, will be used by both companies to explore ...... read more
From luxurious eyeshadow pallets to ultra-luxe setting mists, Robinsons has the perfect beauty gifts which are sure to delight this Christmas.
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: Get ready to party with the Lancôme Hypnose Palette, which comes in seven fabulous colourways. From romantic mauves and classic bronzes to smoky shades and vivid pops of colour – this collection is a must-have this season. Or give the gift of fabulous lashes with Lancôme’s Monsieur Big’s Waterproof Mascara, which lends up to 12x more volume to the lashes and easily glides on for the darkest intensity possible. Give your eyes a pop of colour with Yves Saint Laur ...... read more
dans focuses on technology to enhance safety and efficiency of airports
Aviation growth expected to increase in the run-up to Expo 2020
Dubai, November 18, 2019: The Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans), the air navigation services provider and air traffic control for Dubai and Northern Emirates, has increased its presence at the 16th edition of Dubai Airshow 2019.
In line with the theme of the Airshow ‘Dedicated to Connecting People’, Dans is showcasing its entire gamut of services focussed on technology to enhance safety and efficiency of airports and aviation services.
“Our emphasis this time is providing better service to our client ......
@Airbus #innovation #sustainability #Decarbonisation #WeMakeItFly
Dubai, 18 November 2019 – Airbus has unveiled fello’fly, its latest demonstrator project inspired by biomimicry*, that is set to boost the environmental performance of commercial aircraft and make a significant impact on emissions reduction for the aviation industry.
Airbus’ fello’fly project aims to demonstrate the technical, operational and commercial viability of two aircraft flying together for long-haul flights.
Through fello’fly, a follower aircraft will retrieve the energy lost by the wake of a leader aircraft, by flying in the smooth updraft of ......
UAE, Dubai; 18 November 2019: The Italian Trade Agency pavilion at the 2019 edition of the Dubai Airshow, the bi-annual exhibition dedicated to the aerospace industry, was officially opened. In attendance were the government officials, Nicola Lener, the Ambassador of Italy to the UAE, Valentina Setta, Consul General of Italy in the UAE, and Amedeo Scarpa, Italian Trade Commissioner to the UAE, Oman and Pakistan. They were also joined by representatives from the Secretariat General of Defense and National Armaments Directorate, a government organisation representing the Italian defense industry internationally.
Around 40 Italian companies are participating in the Dubai Airshow which ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 18th November 2019: Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, attended a Gala Dinner organized by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) at Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai.
A delegation from ASHRAE, led by Daryl K. Boyce, President of ASHRAE Society and included Dr. Ahmed Alaa, RAL Director of ASHRAE, Farooq Mahboob, Vice President of ASHRAE, Hassan Younes, member of ASHRAE and President of Falcon Chapter, and Tim Wentz, Presidential Member and Former President of ASHRAE Society as well as A ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: Justice, the specialty fashion and accessories retailer for tween girls, has opened its 10th concept store in the UAE in the Mall of the Emirates, showcasing the latest trends in jackets, sleepwear, active wear and backpacks. Justice promotes a positive sense of self for girls and encourages them to try something new every day through six core values – Live connected, Live creatively, Live positively, Live smart, Live Active and Live Together.
Girls can discover a range of clothing, including trendy jackets and coats at the new store. The jackets have a removable faux fur hood trim, are water resistant and come with Justi ...... read more
November 18, 2019: Aigner debuts a spectacular new collection of accessories that is radically different from the understated aesthetic candor that the brand is world renowned for. In what could be touted as a first for the brand, the collection is imbued with youth and versatility to bring an edition of runway-worthy everyday accessories.
Each jewellery, designed to make a lasting statement includes a variety of styles from asymmetrical and mismatched earrings to a delicious dose of charms.
With layered necklaces and stacked up rings, this is a collection that is dedicatedly designed for the AIGNER woman: who is fearless in her choices and ways.
Beckoning a ...... read more
The Al Ain-based aero-structure manufacturer and Germany-based aerospace manufacturer sign five-year MoU
Al Ain, UAE – 18 November, 2019: Strata Manufacturing (Strata), the advanced composite aero-structures manufacturing company wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Premium AEROTEC, the German aerospace manufacturing leader, for the supply of metallic bonded and ‘computer numerical control’ (CNC) machined detail aircraft parts.
The MoU, signed during Dubai Airshow, covers a duration of five years with Premium AEROTEC due to deliver its first shipment of complex metallic CNC ......
Dubai, UAE, 18 November 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, is strengthening its commitment to customer happiness by introducing a host of benefits on select models through the month of November.
Car buyers looking for the best-in-grade vehicles are being granted attractive monthly installments and will also take advantage of the following deals on their desired models*:
• Q50: Enthusiasts seeking raw power under their hood can own a car equipped with a 300 horsepower, 3.0 twin-turbo engine for only AED 1,799 per month. With perf ...... read more
• Al-Futtaim Toyota invites young artists to shape the future of mobility
• 6.2 million children from 100 countries have taken part
Dubai, UAE, November 18, 2019: Ready, set, paint – the 14th annual Toyota Dream Car Art Contest is set to get off to a strong start with entries from children now being accepted across the UAE.
The 6th local edition of this international competition will see children from around the UAE once again shape the future of mobility through their youthful creativity, by joining over 6.2 million children from more than 100 countries who have taken part in this initiative since 2004.
...... read more
Fleet investment strengthens airline’s business model, and signals confidence in Dubai and UAE’s strategy of international connectivity
Dubai, UAE, 18 November 2019: Emirates, the world's largest international airline, today announced a firm order for 50 A350-900 XWB aircraft worth US$ 16 billion (AED 58.7 billion) at list prices at the Dubai Airshow 2019. Powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines, delivery of the first Emirates A350 XWB is expected in May 2023, and will continue until 2028.
HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Emirates Chairman and Chief Executive, signed the deal with Guillaume Faury, Chief Executive Officer fr ...... read more
Horizon International Flight Academy will become the largest operator of Bell 505 trainer helicopters in the world.
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, has announced the signature of a purchase agreement with Horizon International Flight Academy for 12 Bell 505 helicopters. Based at Al Ain International Airport Zone and purpose-built for flight training, Horizon International Flight Academy uses their Bell only fleet to provide unparalleled flight training to local and international students for the civilian and military sector.
Hareb Thani Al Dhaheri, chief executive officer, Horizon, stated, &ldqu ......
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: As the festive season is fast approaching, we bring you a little helping hand with a range of stocking fillers and gift ideas perfect for your beauty obsessed loved ones!
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4. Kocostar - Slice Mask Bundle - AED75 or AED16/31 individually
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5. Pestle & Mortar - Balance Facial Mist 30ml - AED85
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Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: Dubai Customs enhanced its leading position and crowned its incessant efforts towards more excellence and quality work by recently winning the innovation award, with a 6-star rating from EFQM Global Excellence Award in Finland scoring 700 points; the highest mark among all participating organizations. Dubai Customs is the first customs organization in the world to win this reputable global award.
Dubai Customs has recently launched the Governance in Customs project to ensure highest level of transparency and credibility in its procedures and transactions, and now it is certified to 14 international standards in quality, EHS (env ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: The MICHELIN Guide is the definitive resource for assessing the quality of restaurants and hotels at a national and international level. On the occasion of the unveiling of the 2020 edition, the “Michelin Chef Mentor Italy 2020” Prize was awarded by Eberhard & Co. to Gennaro Esposito, who has demonstrated an exceptional natural ability in sharing his knowledge and in training, developing and promoting new generations of chefs.
Mario Peserico, General Manager of Eberhard & Co., presented the award to the chef whose brilliant career has made the Torre del Saracino in Vico Equense (Naples) famous. The restaurant ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 17th November 2019: The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) took part in the Dubai Airshow 2019, one of the world’s largest events in the aerospace industry, bringing together the leading aerospace and defense industries regionally and globally, from 17 to 21 November.
Students and other attendees interested in the space sector, visited the UAE Space Pavilion at the Dubai Airshow 2019. The pavilion reviewed the UAE’s achievements in this field, its future plans, and the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan’s vision for the country’s space sector.
Day 1 of the Dubai Airshow was attended by His Excellency Hamad Obaid AlMansoori, ...... read more
Event set to welcome more than 87,000 visitors over the next five days
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2019: Dubai Airshow 2019 was officially opened this afternoon, Sunday 17 November, by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of UAE Armed Forces.
Also in attendance was Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who joined his father for the start of an inaugural tour of the site, set to welcome 1,288 exhibito ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2019: It’s that time of the year again, when you start shopping for yourself and your loved ones. But this sure isn’t an easy feat.
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Dubai, 17 November 2019: KPMG Lower Gulf was the bronze sponsor of the 4th edition of the Unity Run organized by Emirates NBD to mark the UAE Year of Tolerance and the grand finale of the Dubai Fitness Challenge.
The event encouraged everyone to walk and run for unity in diversity to support people of determination. A total of 80 KPMG Lower Gulf staff were registered as runners and/or volunteers to join the inspiring event in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
Nadar Haffar, Chairman and CEO, KPMG Lower Gulf, said: “We are proud to support such a fantastic initiative in the UAE that encourages the social inclusion of people of determination.
KPMG strives to supp ......
Dubai, 17 November 2019: The fleet size of operators from all regions serving the UAE is forecast to nearly treble to some 1,730 aircraft by 2038 from around 630 today, according to the 2019 Airbus Global Market Forecast (GMF). This includes 750 Small category aircraft like the A320 and A321, and 980 Medium and Large aircraft like the A330neo and A350 serving the UAE market in the next two decades; this as UAE O&D passenger traffic is forecast to grow 5.8% per annum over the next 20 years.
In the wider Middle East region, air passenger traffic is forecast to grow at a rate of 5.6% per year, which is well above the global average of 4. ......
• Taking place November 18th-19th, GBF Africa brings together heads of state, ministers, policymakers, business leaders, investors and entrepreneurs from Africa and the UAE
• Held under the theme “Scale-Up Africa”, high-level forum is organised by Dubai Chamber under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2019: Heads of state, ministers, policymakers, prominent business leaders, investors and entrepreneurs from Africa are descending on Dubai for the Global Business Forum Africa 2019 which officially kicks of ......
A lack of rest can raise anxiety by 30 per cent, finds new study
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 17, 2019: A good night’s sleep can do wonders to help manage anxiety, according to a new study. UC Berkeley’s study says that a full night’s sleep can stabilise and manage emotions whereas a sleepless night can increase anxiety levels by up to 30 per cent.
According to the WHO, one in four people in the world will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lives. Around 450 million people currently suffer from such conditions, placing mental disorders among the leading causes of ill health and disability worldwi ......
The All-American Brand GUESS Introduces ‘Thermore Jackets’ for Winter ‘19
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2019: GUESS, the all-American brand, introduces Thermore Ecodown, a Global Recycle Standard (GRS) certified fibre that is an excellent animal-free alternative to down.
Because the GUESS Thermore jacket is responsibly made, its far kinder to the planet – and what’s more, Thermore Ecodown fibres do not contain materials which could increase pollution yet look absolutely great! Its interesting design and structure makes for a jacket which will retain its shape while looking stylish and serve as a practical soluti ...... read more
17 November 2019: DHL Express, the world’s leading international express service provider, has won the Kincentric Best Employers Award, a leading employer benchmarking program that recognizes extraordinary employers who strive to spark change, inspire their people and accelerate business success.
DHL has won in the MENA Regional ‘Best Employer’ category for the fifth year in a row for its excellent workplace culture, focus on development programs like Certified International Specialist and outstanding employee engagement driven by leaders who connect employees with passion and strong values. The company has always strived to be an employer of ...... read more
Subaa says host country’s first international team can upgrade as competitors and learn from the best in the sport
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 17th November, 2019: Khaled Subaa, who leads the UAE into this week’s 2019 IWWF World Wakeboard Championships in Abu Dhabi, is relishing the chance to compete against the sport’s best talent.
The 23-year-old wakeboard and waterski athlete from Ras Al Khaimah is proud to have been named captain of the six-strong team representing the host nation, and is ready for his biggest challenge to date.
Massimiliano Piffaretti from Italy and Sanne Meijer from the Netherlands, who recently won gol ...... read more
17 November 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Abu Dhabi International Airport’s (AUH) VIP Terminal, operated by the internationally recognized aviation services provider National Aviation Services (NAS), has received the prestigious International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 22000-2005 certificate, for its food safety management systems.
AUH’s VIP Terminal provides its customers with exceptional catering, as part of a variety of other services, which play a major role in enhancing the travel experience of AUH’s passengers. This not only includes providing fresh and great tasting food options, but also ensuring hygiene, quality and safety with strin ......
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2019: In the season to be jolly, kate spade new york has collated the ultimate gift guide to help you with your festive shopping for your loved ones, or even treating yourself with a little something special.
It’s everyone’s favorite time of the year to celebrate with family and friends and kate spade new york is about to make it a lot chicer!
Bring smiles to your dearest with a beautiful piece from the Holiday 2019 collection that adds that extra touch of flow and sophistication to an outfit through delicate colors, subtle details and trims, and a distinctive spade lock to seal the deal.
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Emirati rider Balooshi sets fastest time on leg and says rally route was best of his 21-year career
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 17 November, 2019: The UAE’s Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi produced a storming second leg fightback to grab victory in the Abu Dhabi Baja today while South African rider Aaron Mare scored a convincing bikes win.
Partnered by British co-driver Chris Patterson in the Abu Dhabi Racing Peugeot 2008 Dakar, Al Qassimi won the 105-km Moreeb Special Stage 2, wiping out a first leg lead of almost six minutes by Saleh Al Saif in a CAN AM X3 to beat the Saudi driver by 1 mins 42 secs.
Andreas Borgmann took third placed and Dutch ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2019: Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center has announced the date of the sixth edition of its annual ‘Camel Trek’. An early start this year, the trek is to depart on December 4, 2019, from Liwa, and across the bewildered sand dunes and desert landforms to reach to Dubai within a timeframe of around 14 days.
Since its inception, the Camel Trek attracted adventure lovers from all walks of life, representing different countries and nationalities. From this event’s humble beginning, the way was paved for hundreds of willing participants. Only last year, the number of registrants exceeded 1000 people. With th ...... read more
Taking place live at the show, the Awards unveiled the 2019 winners, including the Mazda 3 which was awarded the Supreme Award 2019
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2019: The Mazda 3 was awarded the Supreme Award for the Women’s World Car of the Year (WWCOTY) at the Dubai International Motor Show in the presence of Founder of WWCOTY, Sandy Myhre from New Zealand and the GCC Jury Shereen Shabnam.
Category winners for the 2019 Women’s World Car of the Year are:
Urban Car Award
Family Car Award
Green Car Award
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November 17, 2019: S&P Global Ratings said today that Saudi Aramco's forthcoming IPO on the Saudi Stock Exchange (the Tadawul) could enable the sovereign to further strengthen its net asset position.
And, if subsequently effectively deployed, the funds raised could be used to support longer-term economic growth in Saudi Arabia (unsolicited; A-/Stable/A-2). Saudi Arabia currently fully owns Saudi Aramco, which is the world's largest company by a significant margin. It plans to sell about 1%-3% of the company through an IPO.
We understand that the bulk of the funds raised will go to the government or the Public Investment Fund, potentially adding to the sov ......
First big automatic Regulator of the Chronoswiss collection
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 17, 2019: With the Flying Grand Regulator Open Gear Retrograde Second, ReSec for short, for the first time in its more than 35-year history, Chronoswiss presents a regulator timepiece in a striking 44mm case with an automatic movement. The C.301 is an exceptional automatic calibre developed by Chronoswiss. The refined Open Gear construction makes the regulator mechanism a main design element. It is put into the spotlight at the face of the dial, where the train wheel bridges in charge of the off-centre hour display were skilfully skeletonized and screwed firmly to the dial, whi ...... read more
• Participants extend their gratitude to the UAE President and Vice-President
• Participants stress that the UAE is a "global model" for tolerance
• They declare their commitment to fighting intolerance and hatred
• They recommend new teaching methods to promote tolerance
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 16, 2019: Participants at the World Tolerance Summit 2019 themed ‘Tolerance in Multiculturalism: Achieving the Social, Economic and Humane Benefits of a Tolerant World’, organised by International Institute for Tolerance (IIT), under Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, ......
The Coastal Customs Centers dealt with 121,000 customs transactions in the first 9 months of 2019
Dubai – 16 November 2019: Dubai Customs always provides support to the maritime sector towards a more diversified economy in line with the Dubai Plan 2021. This helps in facilitating trade in different ports including Dubai Creek, which may not be the city’s most important trading port anymore but it will always be a very important route of trade for dhows at the heart of Dubai.
During his visit to the Coastal Customs Centers Management, Director General of Dubai Customs Ahmed Mahboob Musabih highlighted the very important role Dubai Creek plays ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 16 November 2019: In an attempt to raise awareness about diabetes, a common but life threatening lifestyle disease, hundreds of participants, including men and women, took part in a three-kilometer mini-marathon race held at Al Reem Island here on Friday. The #darediabtes race organised by Burjeel Day Surgery Centre in association with Burjeel Medical City and Aldar Group was flagged off by John Sunil, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Burjeel Hospital.
The mini-marathon race organized to mark the World Diabetes Day observance also provided complementary health checkups to all the participants. A slew of other physical activities was h ...... read more