Retail giant leads the industry by launching music library featuring soundtracks from IMAGINE, Dubai’s record-breaking live show
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15th July 2019: In a world first, Dubai Festival City Mall has launched its own music library which will be available on multiple music platforms, becoming the only mall globally to offer such a service. The world’s most popular streaming service, Spotify, will be one of the first platforms to offer music fans access to stream songs and albums from IMAGINE, the two-time record-breaking visual and sensory show.
IMAGINE, which plays live every night on the iconic Festival Bay and is free for all visitors, combines lasers, light, fire and water to tell remarkable, emotive stories. The state-of-the-art show seamlessly fuses technology and art and has earned ......read more
4,200-room property marks major milestone in IHG’s ongoing legacy in the Kingdom
11 July 2019: IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is continuing to expand its footprint across Saudi Arabia with the signing of voco Makkah in partnership with Maad International, among the Kingdom’s largest hospitality real estate development companies. The property will be the largest voco in the world, when operational in early 2020, and it will cater to the growing number of religious tourists in KSA. The 4,200-room hotel will take IHG’s portfolio in the country to over 19,500 rooms, solidifying IHG’s position as one of the largest hospitality players in Saudi Arabia.
voco Makkah will occupy a premium location within the greater Maad Hospitality Towers ......read more
• Combined-cycle power plant in Maisan will deliver electricity supply to more than three million Iraqis
• Siemens equipment includes F-class gas turbines, steam turbine, generators, main transformers and project supervision
• Power Diagnostics Services to optimize performance, including employee training and know-how transfer
09 July 2019: As part of its long-term support to expand Iraq’s power infrastructure, Siemens has received an order to supply gas and steam turbines and generators as well as long-term power generation services for the 840-megawatt (MW) Maisan Combined Cycle Power Plant, located in Maisan Governorate in the southern region of Iraq. Both CITIC Construction Co., Ltd., the engineering procurement and construction firm building the plant, and Iraqi ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 9 July 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD), represented by its regulatory arm Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA) — the regulatory entity for the owners’ associations (OA) — signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with United Bank Limited (UBL) - UAE to manage and service OA accounts.
HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, said: “Freehold areas in Dubai are a key focus of real estate investment as they attract investors from around the world and provide advanced service structures and facilities. We are working to strengthen the image of these regions, not only through regulations and legislation that ensure the ease and speed of regulatory and investment procedures but also through partnerships with the private sector to support OA operations and assist them in providing the best ......read more
• Aldar retail properties partner with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi for Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD) Rewards Summer Season
• Incredible summer sale across 800 brands at four Aldar malls in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain
• Draw for a AED 1 million apartment at Aldar’s Water’s Edge development and weekly draws to win AED 80,000 in shopping vouchers
Abu Dhabi, 8TH July 2019: Aldar Properties PJSC (“Aldar”) retail portfolio has announced a summer of sensational sales across four of its properties, Yas Mall, The Mall at World Trade Centre, Al Jimi Mall and Remal Mall Al Ain. In partnership with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, the highly anticipated Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD) Rewards campaign - Summer Edition, has begun across the four Aldar retail ......read more
July 08, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Sri Lanka’s business delegation headed by Ms. Indira Malwatte, Chairperson and the Chief Executive Officer of Sri Lanka Export Development Board which is Sri Lanka’s apex state organization responsible for the development and promotion of Exports overseas, together with the Secretary Generals of National Chamber of Exporters and National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka and other trade related senior Officials visited Al Maya, informed Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group.
During the meeting with the delegation, Mr Kamal Vachani apprised the officials about the business activities of the Group and informed that Al Maya enjoys excellent relations with Sri Lankan companies and are importing large range of FMCG which includes Rice, Spices, Pickles, Coconut Milk Powder, Snacks, Coffee, ......read more
Carrefour to offer customers free reusable bags and monogramming in selected stores to encourage reduction in single-use plastic bag usage
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 06 July 2019: Carrefour, operated in UAE by Majid Al Futtaim, is highlighting International Plastic Bag Free Day on 03 July to encourage customers to shop with reusable bags and decrease their reliance on single-use plastic bags.
Customers bringing their own reusable bags at all 31 Carrefour hypermarkets across the country will be gifted a foldable canvas bag or juco bag from its ‘Connecting with Nature’ range, which retail at AED9 and AED10 respectively. Similar initiatives run in the last year have seen a near x10 increase in the number of customers buying reusable bags.
Carrefour is also offering customers ......read more
Shop for AED 200 at any of Hili Mall retailers to win gift vouchers worth AED 5,000 on a daily basis
Get up to 90% discount at participating outlets during the campaign period
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates - 04 July 2019: Hili Mall, Al Ain’s super community mall, in collaboration with Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi (DCT) has kickstarted the Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD) Rewards Summer Edition with their exclusive “Shop & Win” raffle promotion until August 3, 2019.
For every AED 200 spent on purchases from any of Hili Mall’s brand outlets, a lucky customer stands a chance to win the daily prize worth AED 5,000 gift vouchers.
During the RAD Rewards campaign, mall patrons will also enjoy massive offers and special discounts up to 90% from more than 45 stores in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 03 July 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall will join major landmarks in Dubai tonight to celebrate the United States Independence Day by projecting the American flag on the InterContinental hotel. Residents and tourists alike are welcomed to Festival Bay to snap pictures with the iconic IMAGINE show and the world’s largest permanent projection mapping surface.
IMAGINE, the two-time record-breaking visual and sensory extravaganza, plays live every night on the iconic Bay and is free for all visitors. The truly unforgettable experience promises to enthrall every time, combining lasers, light, fire and water to tell remarkable, emotive stories.
The state-of-the-art show seamlessly fuses technology and art and has earned two Guinness World Records for the largest water screen projection and the largest permanent ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 03 July 2019: The Body Shop has launched its first Community Trade recycled plastic from Bengaluru, India. The initiative highlights the lesser-known, human side of the plastic crisis.
The Body Shop wants to fight more than plastic pollution — it wants to drive social change and help empower people at the same time.
To mark this launch, the company has unveiled a giant artwork of a female Indian waste picker in London’s Borough Market. Made using recycled plastic collected by waste pickers in Bengaluru, the artwork is on public display on 10th and 11th May Our planet is drowning in plastic. The devastating effect of plastic waste on our oceans is well known. However, there is a human element to the plastic crisis, which is rarely ......read more
First winner of the weekly draw of AED 50,000/- announced at Mushrif Mall
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 02 July 2019: Line Investments and Property LLC announced the first winner of the weekly draw of the ‘Mall Millionaire’ campaign that offers shoppers AED 1.5 million worth of prizes with weekly draws of AED 50,000/- and a mega prize of 1 million at the end of the summer sales with other instant prizes.
The draw took place at Mushrif Mall in the presence of DED and Line Investments & Property officials. The first winner of AED 50,000/- is Indian National, Mithilag Abdul Majeed, a doctor based in Abu Dhabi.
According to Mr. Wajeb Al Khoury, Director of Line Investments and Property LLC, the Summer edition of RAD offers rewarding summer shopping experiences and engages residents and ......read more
• Up to 25-75% discount across selected fashion and retail outlets
• Priceless Surprizes for Mastercard cardholders
• Join The Dubai Mall’s TikTok challenge with influencers from the UAE and KSA
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 02 July 2019: This summer give your wardrobe a whole new look with unmissable offers ranging from 25-75% discount across a breadth of fashion and lifestyle outlets at The Dubai Mall as well as fun-filled activities for all the family.
The much-awaited Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) is in full swing and The Dubai Mall is making sure that the summer season is bursting with entertaining and memorable experiences for the entire family. Throughout the six-week festival, visitors to the mall will be awed by amazing retail offers, beautiful ......read more
Join the Cigna Park Run in air-conditioned comfort on Saturday, 6 July
Dubai, 2 July 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is warming up to host the second edition of the Cigna Park Run - a series of free, timed runs and walks to encourage fitness during the summer -- following an overwhelmingly successful first event last month.
More than 500 people took part in the inaugural event at Ibn Battuta Mall on 15 June, with participants of all ages and from all walks of life running through the world’s largest themed mall in air-conditioned comfort.
The next run is on 6 July, with three more editions planned until October.
Held in association with RaceME, the region’s leading sports event company, the run starts at 8.30 am at China Court with a warm-up session by Fitness First, followed by a walk, jog or sprint over a ......read more
Cutting edge solar panels to be installed at IKEA and Carrefour to generate 30% of its power
Dubai, UAE, 2nd July 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall will become one of the first Malls in the UAE to install solar panels with the aim to support the UAE’s long-term national initiative to build a green economy. The latest generation Panasonic PV panels will be installed on the roofs of both IKEA and Carrefour, which will each produce up to 6.4 GWh of clean energy per year, contributing to 30% of the power used by both companies.
“We are a conscious company and are always looking for sustainable solutions for our customers and retailers. We are proud to be the first to take up this initiative led by Al-Futtaim, as it not only supports our vision to becoming a greener Mall, but also provides an effective cost saving ......read more
Saudi Arabia tops the construction activities with Dh3.29 trillion, closely followed by the UAE with Dh3.05 trillion worth of construction projects, as per BNC Construction Intelligence
1. The combined value of all construction projects in the GCC reached US$2.52 trillion (Dh9.25 trillion) in June 2019
2. The value of 16,732 under construction projects reached US$769.2 billion (Dh2.82 trillion)
3. The value of 4,980 projects that are in concept, design and tender stage reached US$898.9 billion (Dh3.29 trillion)
4. BNC, the largest project intelligence provider in the MENA region, tracks more than 32,000 live construction projects with a value exceeding US$7.7 trillion
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 02 July 2019: The total value of more than 26,000 construction ......read more
The decision came as a result of continuous efforts.
July 01, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Union Cooperative, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE announced that all UAE citizens will soon be able to buy their shares and investing in Union Coop.
H.E. Majid Hamad Rahma Al Shamsi, Chairman of Union Coop said: “This decision is a result of continuous efforts made by the Board of Directors over the past years to empower consumer cooperatives promote expansion to other emirates and to allow all UAE citizens to get financial returns by investing their money in a distinct National economic institution with a strong and growing financial performance such as Union Coop.”
“All UAE Nationals will be able to buy Union Coop shares and become shareholders starting September 1, 2019. The interested ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 01 July 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall will join major landmarks in Dubai tonight to celebrate Canada Day by projecting the Canadian flag on the InterContinental hotel. Residents and tourists alike are welcomed to Festival Bay to snap pictures with the iconic IMAGINE show and the world’s largest permanent projection mapping surface. IMAGINE, the two-time record-breaking visual and sensory extravaganza, plays live every night on the iconic Bay and is free for all visitors.
The truly unforgettable experience promises to enthrall every time, combining lasers, light, fire and water to tell remarkable, emotive stories. The state-of-the-art show seamlessly fuses technology and art and has earned two Guinness World Records for the largest water screen projection and the largest permanent projection mapping. IMAGINE ......read more
Sunflower Farm Summer Theme installation enthralls visitors to the mall
July 01, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The vibrant sunflower farm summer theme installation at Al Wahda Mall Abu Dhabi is drawing UAE residents to the Capital to take in the colourful ambience while shopping, having world class dining experiences and enjoying various entertainment options across the mall’s 400 tenants.
According to Mr. Navaneeth Sudhakaran, General Manager, Al Wahda Mall, the unique summer themed installation represents the beauty of nature, the highlight being a beautiful sunflower castle in the main atrium of the mall with bursts of bright Sunflowers falling from the mall ceiling.
“Visitors to Al Wahda Mall will come across the storyline of the Tree Folk King running the sunflower farm and vintage planes parked on the farm to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 27, 2019: One lucky shopper could walk away a millionaire this DSS as City Centre Mirdif is giving away a whopping cash bonanza this summer.
The mall has collaborated with the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment to give one lucky customer a chance to win at least AED 100,000 and all the way up to AED 1 million in the exclusive ‘Spin the Wheel’ opportunity.
To enter the draw, visitors must simply spend AED 350 or more in the mall and present their receipts at the customer service desk or through the City Centre Mobile App for a chance to enter the draw to play. One lucky shopper will be picked on July 31 to win big.
RAD Rewards Summer edition runs from 18 June to 3 August, offering unique prizes and discounts at malls across Abu Dhabi and Al Ain
Starting on 27 June, Summer #inAbuDhabi offers the best deals and experiences in the cities’ theme parks, museums, hotels and restaurants
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 26 June 2019: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has announced its summer promotions to give residents and visitors sensational opportunities for shopping, dining and entertainment in both Abu Dhabi and Al Ain cities. The Summer #inAbuDhabi extravaganza, running from 27 June to August 3, will offer deals across theme parks, museums, hotels and restaurants, giving families, friends and visitors endless options to escape the summer heat.
In addition, the highly anticipated ......read more
Brace for up to 75% discounts across retail outlets and the chance to win a 2019 Mer-cedes Benz C200 AMG
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 25 June, 2019: Shop at Deerfields Mall and get really amazing deals of up to 75% off at selected retailers until 3 August 2019. Along with big dis-counts, shoppers can maximize on savings with special promotions and bundle offers in the mall.
Commenting on the occasion Mr. Matthew Reay, Director of Asset Management at Deer-fields Mall stated, “This is the perfect opportunity for those looking to bag a bargain. Enjoy more than six weeks of sales, entertainment and wonderful surprises only at Deerfields Mall”.
As a key participant of the RAD Rewards – Summer Edition, an Emirate-wide summer shopping campaign initiated by the Department of Culture and Tourism Abu ......read more
Dubai Festival City Mall transforms its Festival Square to a kid’s haven with 40 days filled with exciting free activities for the entire family
Dubai, UAE, 25th June 2019: Introducing the ultimate play fest for little ones, the Dubai Festival City Mall Kids Rock festival brings residents and tourists alike 40 days of fun-filled activities including daily PJ Masks themed stage shows, meet & greets, workshops, book reading sessions by the Jashanmal bookstore, and much more!
Your kids will have a chance to meet their favorite heroic characters for the first time ever in the region including the incredibly fast and amazingly agile team leader, Catboy, the youngest member and master of camouflage, Gekko, who is known for his muscles and ability to climb walls, and last but not least, Owlette, the amazing ......read more
• The mall will offer up to 75 percent as part of RAD Rewards-Summer Edition
• It is also holding ‘Shop and Win’ campaign, with one weekly grand prize of AED 20,000 from Bawadi Mall gift vouchers and five consolation prizes of AED1,000 every Friday. In Addition, 10 daily winners of AED 500 will have the chance to win the weekly grand prize
• The mall will also host ‘Around the World’ Festival
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 25th June 2019: Huge price reductions of up to 75 percent on a range of retail goods as well as food and beverage purchases await all visitors and shoppers of Bawadi Mall, as the shopping centre, the largest in Al Ain, gears up to host the exciting Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD) Rewards – Summer Edition.
In collaboration with the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 24 June 2019: Mai Dubai LLC (Water Company) celebrated 5th Anniversary and appreciated the Partner’s for their support by giving away Partner’s Appreciation Awards.
Al Maya Group, a leading supermarket chain, having over 50 Supermarkets in the UAE and retailers received this prestigious award. The award was given by H.E. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA and Chairman of Mai Dubai LLC to Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group.
Mr Kamal Vachani thanked Mai Dubai LLC for honoring and recognizing Al Maya Group for their contribution. Al Maya Group has been promoting Mai Dubai from the very beginning.
Mr Kamal Vachani further added we are very happy to be associated with Mai Dubai LLC.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22 June 2019: Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies, a multi-disciplinary engineering organization, has announced it is supplying and installing state-of-the-art Hitachi elevators across several real estate projects in the UAE.
The projects will see the Al-Futtaim group company’s Elevator Division supply over 70 Hitachi elevators for major real estate projects including the Deyaar Midtown project at Dubai Production City, Rawda and UNA Apartments by Town Square and DAMAC’s Paramount Tower Hotel & Residences in Dubai.
Commenting on the on-going projects, Murali S, Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies, said, “We are delighted to be partners in some of the biggest and prestigious real estate projects in the country. The three ......read more
Dubai, March 25, 2019: Dubai Investments Park, the wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC, received ghaf trees from a Dubai Land Department delegation and held a symbolic planting ceremony as part of a planned calendar of initiatives and activities that underlines a commitment to the Year of Tolerance at Dubai Investments.
The Dubai Land Department delivered the young ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2019: Ajman Free Zone will play a key role in highlighting opportunities in Ajman for companies in the national and International investment and development sectors at the Future Build Exhibition which takes place on the 25th to 27th March at The Pavillion, Al Zorah.
The Ajman Free Zone pavilion will feature five of its construction and ......read more
Oman’s Leading ITC to be Strategic Partner for this Year’s Conference, Showcasing New Offerings
Muscat, 23 March 2019 – Al Mouj Muscat, Oman's leading lifestyle and leisure destination, is set to participate as a strategic partner at the second edition of Oman Real Estate Exhibition and Conference (OREX) 2019. Oman’s leading ITC will showcase its ......read more
Annual Investment Meeting 2019 to host AIM-OBOR Forum
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 March 2019: With more than 1,700 projects worth USD 1 trillion, China’s ambitious One Belt, One Road Initiative aims to positively impact 4.4 billion people, or 65 percent of the world’s population that equals to about 40 percent of the global gross domestic product (GDP). Spanning ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 March 2019: Concluding three days of trade exhibition, Dubai WoodShow 2019 closed on a grand note on14thMarch2019 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The show also recorded onsite deals worth USD 70 million.
The record-breaking show is the largest wood and wood machinery exhibitor showcase in the Middle East, which accommodated over 240 exhibitors from 45 ......read more
Customers only have to spend AED200 at Sahara Centre outlets to receive raffle coupons for the draw on March 24.
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 19 March 2019: With Mother’s Day around the corner, this is the perfect time to shower your love for your mother with Sahara Centre, Sharjah’s leading retail, dining, entertainment and leisure destination, giving you added ......read more
‘End the everyday drama’ wins multiple awards for its unique concept and creativity
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2019: In the recently held Dubai Lynx Awards 2019, IKEA took home four awards for its unique and creative campaign “End the everyday drama” where the region’s favorite Swedish home furnishing retailer demonstrated how small, niggling annoyances can upset ......read more
Transform or Die!
Dubai, UAE, 19 March 2019: A recent study published in partnership with The Retail Leaders Circle MENA, showed that digital transformation is the biggest focus for Retail CEOs in the GCC. With the emergence of e-commerce, reduced consumer spending and new malls opening every quarter, it has never been more important for brands and mall operators to capture the attention ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 18 March 2019: Emirates Glass, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC and one of the largest processors of flat architectural glass in the Middle East, hosted the annual International Architectural Glass Conference at Dubai Investments House, an open forum of dialogue and discussion that gave glass professionals insight into a number of important industry topics including ......read more
‘More than Paper’ theme at three-day exhibition underlined by growing product portfolio, value-added special features
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: Paperworld Middle East, the region’s largest international trade fair for stationery, paper, gifts and office supplies, opened today (18 March) in Dubai, featuring 305 exhibitors from 42 countries.
Running for ......read more
Bawabat Al Sharq Mall celebrates Mother's Day
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: Bawabat Al Sharq Mall, Abu Dhabi's premier family shopping and leisure destination, celebrates this year's Mother's Day with a difference.
Titled "Gift your Mom the brightest surprise this Mother's Day" the 8-day celebrations will put to test the creative skills of children of ......read more
UAE is set to welcome 8.92 million visitors from top five source markets by 2023
March 17, 2019, Dubai, UAE: Dubai-based hotel chain The S Hotel Al Barsha has confirmed its participation in Arabian Travel Market 2019, the international travel and tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East for inbound and outbound tourism professionals. The event will ......read more
Visitors can win a Polaris Slingshot through a raffle draw upon spending AED100 at any restaurant on 2nd Level, East Atrium
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 14 March 2019: Sahara Centre, Sharjah’s leading retail, dining, entertainment and leisure destination, is hosting a delightfully delectable ‘Win Wheels with Meals’ campaign that offers plenty of culinary attractions set to ......read more
A unique approach to interior design and ambiance set to deliver a never-before-seen visitor experience
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 13 March 2019: With an interior design inspired by Abu Dhabi’s rich natural surroundings, the upcoming Reem Mall promises to deliver a truly unique customer experience when it opens its doors in late 2020.
The developers behind the $1.2bn project today ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2019: To cater to the growing demand for sanitary ware in the UAE, Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies, a multi-disciplinary engineering organization, has opened its totally redesigned exclusive TOTO showroom and Technical Centre in Dubai.
Located on Salah Al Din street in Deira, the showroom features a Technical Centre and the latest products from ......read more
3D printing will revolutionize the water experience at home
Bathroom and kitchen solutions complement latest trends with vast range of color finishes across all draw off points, flush plates and accessories
From smart home to smart buildings: creating an intelligent ecosystem for water security and water management
13 March 2019: Consumers are ......read more
New PwC report launches in conjunction with MENA’s Retail Leaders Circle ahead of their event on March 25th & 26th
11 March 2019, Dubai UAE: PwC’s latest report Navigating the New Retail Reality: views of Middle Eastern retail CEOs, created in collaboration with The Retail Leaders Circle MENA, has launched today ahead of the upcoming annual ......read more
United Arab Emirates, March 11th, 2019: Most people will agree, drama is best left to TV. However, the small, niggling annoyances that upset our daily routine can easily and quickly escalate into melodrama, making us feel like we are living in our very own soap opera. Sleepy after a disruptive night tossing and turning with your uncomfortable pillow? Can’t find a matching pair of smiley ......read more
Abu Dhabi will host the 110-year-old event following a successful bid by the Department of Transport (DoT)
5,000 delegates from 120 countries and more than 40 government ministers are expected to attend the 26th World Road Congress
Five-day forum will focus on the headline theme of ‘Connecting Cultures, Enabling Economies’
Abu Dhabi, March 11, 2019: ......read more
Al Ain-based aerospace manufacturer kicks off month-long youth outreach programme in partnership with Think Science and the Tawteen 360°Student Forum
Al Ain, UAE – 11 March 2019: Strata Manufacturing, the advanced composite aero structures manufacturing company wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, has participated in a nationwide outreach programme to ......read more
The leading real estate tech company expands its network of tech-enabled apartments in Dubai from 150 to 400 apartments in 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 6, 2019: Blueground, leading real estate tech company, announced securing a total of $28 million in funding (102.8 million AED). Constantly investing in technology and growth, the company’s latest funding round also includes ......read more
New and exclusive collections unveiled at unique space in collaboration with the Dubai Design and Fashion Council
Dubai, UAE, March 06, 2019: In support of emerging local talent, Robinsons – the UAE’s largest department store has launched its third edition of THE COLLECTOR, a unique space dedicated exclusively to featured local designer collections. The platform, located on the ......read more
5 March, 2019 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Deloitte has launched the 2018 edition of the annual GCC Powers of Construction report, in which experts consider whether the industry has turned the corner, and how it could benefit from adopting alternative project delivery methods, and shares perspectives on the smart development of tomorrow’s cities.
The report highlights ......read more
Dubai – March 5th, 2019 - Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, announces the appointment of Sumeet Walia as its Chief Sales and Marketing Officer. In this role, Sumeet will lead and align the global sales and marketing functions around the company’s go-to-market strategy to drive business growth in all markets worldwide.
Commenting on the ......read more
5 March 2019, United Arab Emirates: Miral, Abu Dhabi’s creator of destinations, marked a significant construction milestone at the Yas Bay Arena development with the installation of the arena’s longest roof truss. HE Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of Miral, and Eng. Mohamed Abdalla Al Zaabi, CEO of Miral, marked the occasion by leaving their signatures on the roof truss of the ......read more
datamena is playing a key role in supporting the largest carrier event the Middle East
Dubai, UAE, 4th March 2019: datamena, the fastest growing carrier neutral hub and digital infrastructure platform based in the UAE to serve the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced its participation as the host sponsor for ......read more
JYSK the Danish home brand store celebrates its first birthday in the UAE.
Dubai, UAE, March 04, 2019:
Danish retail chain JYSK, celebrates its first birthday in the UAE with an impressive 12 months of business already in the bag.
JYSK, pronounced ‘yusk’, brought its unique brand of cutting-edge Scandinavian-designed home ......read more
Register in advance for 8 March event
Dubai, 4 March 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is celebrating International Women’s Day with a special line-up of ladies’ experiences, including a free-to-attend workout by Fitness First, fragrant wellness products, dining rewards and more to mark the occasion on Friday, 8 March.
Held at China Court from 9am to 11am, the free workout features Zumba ......read more
Total Capital for Cooperative Societies in the Country amounted to about AED 2 Billion and 219 Million
March 04, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
The Consumer Cooperative Union revealed that the sales of Consumer Cooperatives in the UAE amounted to AED 6 Billion and 843 Million until the end of 2018. The number of shareholders in the cooperatives reached 76, 294, confirming the effectiveness of ......read more
Dubai, 4 March 2019: Dragon Mart – the world’s largest Chinese trading hub outside Mainland China – is bringing its tenants together to showcase an extensive range of lighting products at the Middle East Electricity Exhibition.
Exhibiting at the event for the first time, Dragon Mart will display a huge range of innovative lighting products, including energy-saving ......read more
March 02, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Regions fastest growing retailer Danube Home launched its 2nd showroom in Jimi Mall Al Ain in the retail park zone. The new launch is in line with its vision to expand its presence in the United Arab Emirates. The showroom is spread across 65, 000 sq feet area and is the biggest store of Danube Home in Al Ain. Present on the occasion was HH Sheikh Dr. Saeed bin ......read more
Celebrating women from all walks of life with an exclusive literature, dance & art performances by renowned artists across UAE
February 28, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Al Ghurair Centre, the GCC’s first shopping destination is hosting an event titled ‘Women Who Wow’ in collaboration with W2W events. The event is happening on ......read more
February 27, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
IKEA are introducing a large selection of textiles, from quilt covers and towels to curtains and motorised roller blinds.
On the storage front, there are chests of drawers, fabric boxes and accessories for an existing wardrobe system.
The look of the launch continues into the kitchen, where graphic door fronts create a personalised ......read more
Chief executive officer:
We have begun to sue brokers, rumour makers and private "WhatsApp" groups
The News regarding Union Cooperative’s Share price is nothing but tendentious rumours
Digital Shift will eliminate the role of brokers and regulate the share price, connect it to the financial performance of the ......read more
Transaction adds annualised AED 0.1 billion to net operating income
First major acquisition for Aldar Investments
Jassem Busaibe appointed Aldar Investments CEO
Abu Dhabi, 27 February 2019: Aldar Investment Properties LLC (“Aldar Investments”) is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire full ownership of Etihad Plaza and Etihad Airways Centre in an AED 1.2 billion ......read more
Dubai, February 25, 2019: Top-level officials of Emaar Properties PJSC recently made a surprise visit to Fidu Properties, one of the leading Chinese companies in the UAE property market, to express their gratitude and acknowledgment of the company’s support to Emaar’s real estate projects across the globe.
The visit, which was unexpected,came close on the heels of Emaar honouring ......read more
Sale to run from Monday 25th to Thursday 28th of February with up to 70% off a wide range of products
25 February 2019: SOUQ is back with its biggest sale of the season, ‘Everything For You Sale’. From the 25th to the 28th of February, customers across the UAE, KSA and Egypt can enjoy up to 70% discounts on products for their lifestyle directly on www.souq.com or the SOUQ ......read more
Dammam, Saudi Arabia, February 24, 2019: UL and GCC Labs today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at localizing fire and safety services and establishing a façade testing lab in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) that would offer services across the MENA region.
The MoU recognizes a mutual commitment between global safety science firm UL, based regionally in Dubai, and ......read more
The hotel estimates an overall of 89% room occupancy in the Q1 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (February 24, 2019) – Arjaan by Rotana, Dubai’s finest hotel apartments located in Media City, has successfully concluded its annual GCC roadshow across key markets in the region.
Showcasing its world-class hotel apartment and room facilities with a wide range of tailor-made ......read more
Free examinations until 2 March
Dubai, 21 February 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is partnering with Pink Caravan to offer free clinical breast examinations and raise awareness about breast cancer and the importance of early detection.
Held at China Court until 2 March, the Pink Caravan medical booth features a qualified doctor providing clinical examinations, a nurse teaching self-checks and ......read more
The new partnership is set to develop, promote and enhance the UAE’s defense manufacturing capabilities
21 February 2019 - Abu Dhabi, UAE: Barij Munitions, a subsidiary of Emirates Defense Industries Company (EDIC), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Emirates Steel Company, the largest integrated steel plant in the UAE, to create a framework for mutual ......read more
21th February 2019, Dubai, UAE: The first S Hotel in the Middle East celebrates its grand opening in Dubai, with VIP guests and media gracing the grand ceremony. A stylish and elegant retreat for modern travelers, The S Hotel Al Barsha is centrally located at the heart of the new lifestyle hub of the city – the Dubai Science Park in Al Barsha.
"We are pleased to launch ......read more
Dubai, 20 February 2019: Oriental Pearls hosted extravagant Spring Lantern Festival celebrations at the site of the iconic Tonino Lamborghini Residences Dubai. The Spring Lantern Festival is observed on the fifteenth day of the first month in the Chinese calendar and marks the final day of the traditional Chinese New Year festivities.
This is the first major event by the developer targeting ......read more
Wide range of equipment and offers from 20 February
United Arab Emirates - February 20, 2019: Make the most of the cooler weather and explore the scenic outdoors with Dragon Mart’s Bike and Camping Market, featuring a huge range of must-have cycling equipment, camping gear and accessories.
Following an incredible response to the standalone bike and camping ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20th February 2019: Dubai Festival City, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated mega project, is now accepting registrations for the Dragon Boat Challenge, set to be held on the 1st and 2nd of March.
The Challenge which will be held at the Marsa Plaza Creek is open for corporates, universities, schools and community groups across the UAE. Each ......read more
February 19, 2019: The Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA), a non-profit association that provides a dedicated platform for facilities management (FM) professionals, wider construction industry stakeholders, and owner associations, recently concluded on a high note its workshop and networking event in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Titled ‘Technology in FM and its impact on ......read more
19th February 2019, Dubai, UAE: Majan Exchange has been rebranded as Joyalukkas Exchange. The rebranding is aimed at maintaining consistency across its Exchange business vertical and to give its patrons more confidence and trust with the group company’s brand name. Majan Exchange LLC Oman was acquired from Hatton National Bankby Joyalukkas Group in September 2013. Post ......read more
Grand Finale, attended by VIP’s and Pop Star Melissa attracts thousands to the Mall
February 19, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The Grand Finale of the third edition of Talentology 2019 at Mushrif Mall Abu Dhabi attracted thousands of local residents and visitors as VIPs’, together with Lebanese Pop Star Melissa witnessed action packed recorded performances by the twelve entrants competing ......read more
‘Innovate For Health’ Exhibition organised by Ministry of Health & Prevention Ajman Medical District was held on 14th February, 2019 at Al Zawra Area – Marina 1 Ajman.
H.H. Sheikh Dr. Majeed Bin Saeed Al Nuaimi – Head of Ajman Diwan, chief guest of the event visited the Malabar Gold & Diamonds CSR pavilion along with Mr. Ahmed Tariyam Al Shamsi – ......read more
KAMAL VACHANI ELECTED AS CHAIRMAN
February 18, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The election of office bearers of Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO), Dubai Chapter was held on Saturday in the presence of H.E. Mr Vipul, Consul General of India, Dubai. Mr Sunny Kulathakal, President, Gopio International and Mr IJ Pattaniparampil, Global Ambassador of Gopio, were present.
Mr ......read more