July 17, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE received ISO 22301:2012 certification for International Business continuity standards from ‘Bureau Veritas’ – Dubai Branch.
The certification was received by H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop, from Mr. Marwan Aridi, Certification Manager, Bureau Veritas – Dubai, in the presence of Mr. Aiman Othman, IT Director, Union Coop, Mr. Imad Rashid, Acting Happiness and Marketing Director among group of Managers.
Explaining the vitality of this certification, Mr. Aiman Othman said: “Achieving ISO 22301 compliance certifies that Union Coop is committed towards serving the society among which customers, employees and shareholders in case of an event of disruption or incident that can stop its ......read more
Fabulous offers on fashion, beauty, entertainment and more until 3 August 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 July 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall makes Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) even more rewarding with up to 75 per cent off trendy apparel, kids’ fashion wear, stylish accessories, beauty products, wellness treatments, footwear, chic furnishings and more.
Head to the world’s largest themed mall until 3 August to discover a world of irresistible deals and discounts on everything from beds to business wear and furniture to fashion.
• Wallis: up to 75 per cent off stylish business and casual attire for ladies;
• BRANDS: up to 75 percent off bespoke formal business attire for men;
• OshKosh ......read more
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
‘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
In-store promotion of Philippine products at Al Maya Supermarkets
February 17, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Vice Minister Abdulgani Macatoman of the Philippine Ministry of Trade and Industry and Consul General Paul Raymund Cortes of the Philippine Consulate General in Dubai graced the opening of Al Maya’s in-store promotion of Philippine products on Saturday.
Al Maya organized the event in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 14 February 2019: The Retail Summit was officially opened today with a welcome address by H.E. Hamad Buamim, President & CEO, Dubai Chamber Of Commerce & Industry.
Sir Richard Branson took to the stage on the first day as headline speaker at the new event, which runs until 14 February at Atlantis, The Palm.
Other industry heavyweight ......read more
Region’s Smart Grid Market to Reach US$ 1.68 Billion in Value by 2026
Dubai, UAE – 14 February, 2019: The GCC could save up to US$ 10 billion in infrastructural investment in the coming year through the use of smart grids, according to the MENA Power Industry Outlook.
The report, prepared by Ventures Onsite for Middle East Electricity, the world’s largest annual ......read more
Dubai; 13 February 2019: The Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG), with the support of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) concluded the successful DSF campaign - ‘Shop, Spin & Win’, with an amazing response from residents and tourists alike. The group’s initiative at increasing the footfall at the participating malls has led to a significant increase in the number ......read more
February 13, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Searching for some quick, easy and fun Valentine’s Day Gifts for your special person? IKEA, the region’s favorite Swedish home furnishing retailer is full of love this romantic season with a wide offering to choose from. Not only can you make your loved one’s day memorable, but also add that extra touch and warmth to your home with ......read more
Dubai, February 11, 2019: Fidu Properties, one of the leading Chinese companies in the UAE property market, will be showcasing the iconic projects of Emaar Properties at the Emaar company stand at The Dubai Mall between February 10 and 16, 2019.
At the Emaar stand, the 70-member strong Fidu Properties team will support the Emaar team in promoting and selling the various projects and ......read more
Opening day observes the representation of over 74 countries, in addition to the participation of more than 2900 attendees consisting of nearly 96 exhibitors and in excess of 800 major corporations
Dubai – United Arab Emirates – 11th of February 2019: Breakbulk Middle East, the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo sector event, has officially started today. The ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 11 February 2019: Iconic department store Robinsons, is set to unveil its new lighting department on Wednesday 20th February, presenting luxury homeware beside this seasons fashion must haves. The UAE’s largest department store will offer consumers the opportunity to create the ultimate ambiance in their home this season, from one of a kind decorative pieces to minimalistic and ......read more
February 11, 2019 - Dubai UAE
With the weather continuing to be amiable and pleasant, the month of February holds the promise of many outdoor adventures and romantic getaways. Celebrating love and companionship, the iconic Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort is all set to roll out exciting offers to spoil you and your partner for choices.
Set against the backdrop of the mighty Hajar Mountain ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 10 February 2019: Rosewood Abu Dhabi is offering its guests multiple ways to celebrate love this Valentine’s Day with culinary delights and staycation packages that will deliver a truly memorable experience.
The stunning five-star hotel has put together packages that will pamper guests while offering a Valentine’s Day to remember such as a special rate on a private ......read more
Learn more about the conditions experienced by people of determination
Get a free health check-up from 7-8 February
Part of the Health & Fitness Fun Festival run by ACTVET
Abu Dhabi, Thursday 7 February 2019: Stop by Marina Mall Abu Dhabi in the next two days for a free health check-up and to learn more about the conditions experienced by people of ......read more
Words by Ujjwal Goel, Managing Director of Teraciel Engineering and Contracting (TEC)
February 07, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Green building technology has become one of the hottest trends in construction. The benefits of a green technology application in construction are far-reaching and comprehensive, offering significant advantages when used in new facilities as well as ......read more
1,000 Novo Cinemas tickets up for grabs for all shoppers dining in at restaurants across the mall
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 February 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall invites all food lovers to enjoy special dining promotions running from 10th February until 9th March 2019, every week from Sunday to Wednesday. Shoppers who dine in at any restaurant and spend AED 250 or above will receive two ......read more
February 05, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE recently unveiled details with respect to Umm Al Quwain Coop Project, a project which will be managed by Union Coop. The new project will be located in Al Salma 3 area of Umm Al Quwain, besides the Fruit and Vegetable market, opposite Sheikh Khalifa Hospital. It is expected to accomplish in October ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 04, 2019:
Jules Bar -Valentine’s Day
Date: 14th February, 2019
Celebrating the day of love, Jules Bar rolls out a special 3-course menu for AED199 or pay AED130, upon arrival and receive 2 beverages. Adding merriment to the celebrations, Jules Bar will be by giving out prizes to the ‘Best Valentines ......read more
Popular Swedish retailer looks for candidates who embody the brand’s values with unveiling of light-hearted video to encourage applications
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4 February 2019 – The process of job hunting can be a challenge, for both employers and applicants. IKEA, the region’s favourite Swedish home furnishing retailer, has taken a unique approach to the job ......read more
04 February 2019 - Dubai, UAE: As retail CEOs are adjusting their strategy to reinvent and transform their business, the 5th Edition of the Retail Leaders Circle MENA Summit returns to Dubai on 25th-26th March at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeriah Beach. Spotlighting a stellar line-up of speakers and renowned thinkers, the annually sold-out Summit provides a unique platform for the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE. 4th of February, 2019. Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE's national railway network, has revealed details of their new strategy and brand identity, following the recent financing approval for Stage Two of the UAE’s national rail network. Operating under the directions of H.H. Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Etihad Rail, the new ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – February 03, 2019: Usher in good fortune, health and happiness with the Chinese Lunar Year Festival from 31 January to 9 February 2019 at Al Ghurair Centre, the GCC’s first shopping centre. The most important celebration in the Chinese calendar will be marked with a host of cultural shows, parades, live music, and great food.
The Central Atrium, ground ......read more
Three exceptional holidays and Spa Vouchers at three unique Anantara Resorts and Hotels up for winning
Dubai, UAE, January 31, 2019: Bawabat Al Sharq Mall, Abu Dhabi's premier family shopping and leisure destination has lined-up one of the most exciting shopping and winning experiences. During its "Fall in Love with Abu Dhabi" promotion, the mall celebrates the season ......read more
Official launch of Aerospace Hub and new e-commerce zone marks new phase in Dubai’s flagship urban project
January 31, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai witnessed on Monday (January 28, 2019) the unveiling of the Mohammed bin Rashid Aerospace Hub and the new e-commerce zone within Dubai ......read more
Celebrations that bring loved ones together
Dubai, UAE, 31 January 2018:
There’s no better way to celebrate the month of February than with your family and friends. Visit BurJuman as it celebrates love and new beginnings at the Mall’s Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year festivities.
From the 7th to the 14th of February, 4 pm to 10 pm daily at the main atrium, ......read more
Discover authentic China Art with exciting arts & crafts workshops, traditional games and live performances
Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: From February 1st-10th, visitors to The Dubai Mall can explore China’s traditions and culture through various art forms as Chinese New Year celebrations come to life. Under the theme China Art, the mall will offer an exciting ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: Taking a step further towards placing the region’s rich civilization, heritage and arts on the global cultural map, Al Bait will serve as the concert venue for the first edition of Belarus Culture Days in UAE, under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Culture & Knowledge Development in cooperation with the Embassy of Belarus on February 1, 2019, ......read more
Motor on down for shopping promotion from 3 to 20 February for chance win a Haval H6 SUV
Dubai, 30 January 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is celebrating Chinese New Year with an exciting Shop & Win promotion that will see one lucky winner drive home in a brand new Haval H6 top-of-range sports utility vehicle (SUV).
Customers can enter the draw by spending AED200 or more ......read more
Bladon Micro Turbine partners with GRIDSERVE to deploy dependable, clean low-cost energy for telecom towers market
Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: Bladon Micro Turbine (“Bladon”, “the Company”), the pioneer in the design, development, engineering and manufacture of micro turbine gensets (“MTGs”), announced that it has signed a production supply ......read more
The following information is a trading statement based on unaudited management accounts for Full Year ended 31 December 2018.
Consolidated group revenue increased by 8% year-on-year reaching AED 34.6 billion
Grew EBITDA by 9% year-on-year to AED 4.6 billion
Introduced Saudi Arabia’s first multiplex cinema with plans to open 600 screens
Expanded the ......read more
Al-Futtaim credit cardholders will now receive 5% cash back rewards while buying or leasing property within DFC
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 28, 2019: Customers buying or leasing property in Dubai Festival City (DFC), Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated mega project, now have the flexibility to pay their security deposit, rent or sales reservation ......read more
Shoppers can enjoy additional DSF deals and discounts for one night only, with a chance to win one more Lexus UX 200
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 January 2019: The excitement of the Dubai Shopping Festival continues at Dubai Festival City Mall with the introduction of a special shopping extravaganza, Shop the Night Away, taking place for one night only, on January 30th 2019. ......read more
Emirati manufacturing facility delivers belly fairings for the Pilatus PC-24
Dubai, UAE, January 27, 2019: Strata Manufacturing, the advanced composite aero structures manufacturing company, wholly-owned by Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, is celebrating delivery of its first shipset of belly fairings for the PC-24, a twin-engine business jet produced by Pilatus Aircraft Ltd ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 26, 2019:
This seafood themed buffet at Liwan will ignite your love for food, as well as each other!
Swissotel Al Ghurair is hosting a candlelit dinner at the ever popular Liwan restaurant where guests can indulge in an extensive selection of succulent seafood and International delicacies, from fresh oysters, Poached shellfish, Sushi, Oysters, ......read more
The MoUs were signed with the Ministry of Housing, Utilities & Urban Communities in Egypt, the Real Estate Development Chamber in the Federation of Egyptian Industries, and the Chamber of Building Materials Industries
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26th January 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) signed three memorandums of understanding (MoUs) during its participation as ......read more
24 January 2019: IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with Bougary Holding Co. to develop Crowne Plaza® Makkah Beban. Scheduled to open in December 2019, the new hotel comprising 1200 rooms will be world’s largest Crowne Plaza® and will be a landmark hotel for ......read more
New Haven for Children at Dubai Festival City Mall
Dubai, UAE, 24 January 2019: Festival Bay, Dubai Festival City Mall’s outdoor waterfront, has been transformed into a fun-filled park filled with exciting games and activities for all children. Part of the exciting Pirates of the Bay experience, families are welcome to experience pirate-themed play areas, water ......read more
AED 360 million of sales across 13 participating outlets in the first 3 weeks of promotion
2 more weeks of exciting promotion and chances to win big
Dubai; 23 January 2019: The 24th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) started with a special campaign, “Shop, Spin & Win” by Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG), and the campaign has become a major reason for ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2019: The Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA), a non-profit association that provides a dedicated platform for FM professionals, wider construction industry stakeholders, and owner associations, recently hosted a networking event titled ‘Diversity of Facility Management activities for Mixed-use Development Projects in Egypt’ which was held ......read more
Visitors can simply borrow a wheelchair from the designated storage unit without any hassle
Dubai, UAE; January 21, 2019: In a move to support Dubai’s vision to become a disabled-friendly city by 2020, Mall of the Emirates has introduced an easy access to wheelchairs at all its key entrances for people of determination.
The shopping and lifestyle ......read more
The Retail Summit launches with mission to foster gender diversity, promote flexible working practices and nurture female talent
Dubai, UAE, 21 January 2019: When women dominate the sales process and outnumber men in the workforce, their absence from many boardrooms remains a major issue for the retail industry.
Getting the gender balance right is a hot topic for retail brands ......read more
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20th January 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for strategic cooperation with the UAE International Investors Council (UAEIIC). The MoU was signed by HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, and HE Jamal Saif Al Jarwan, Secretary-General of UAEIIC.
The MoU aims to share knowledge, experiences, and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 20 January 2019: Central Park Towers, one of Dubai’s leading commercial, retail, and residential destinations in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has been tremendously successful in attracting prestigious tenants to their commercial office tower. The building continues to attract corporate businesses, and government departments with its convenient ......read more
Looney Tunes’ Tornado Taz, travel games, roaming parades and lots more planned for annual retail festival
Dubai, UAE, January 20, 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is bringing the best of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) to visitors from 26 December 2018 to 2 February 2019, with an amazing showcase of entertainment and live performances including the popular Ibn Battuta Travel Game, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 20 January 2019: Festival Bay, Dubai Festival City Mall’s outdoor waterfront, has transformed into the Pirates of the Bay, complete with a captain’s ship, bridges and archways, treasure and the launch of the whimsical new IMAGINE show, A Pirate’s Tale. The new show was officially launched by Ahmed Al Khaja, CEO of Dubai Festivals & Retail Establishment ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19th January 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) announces that its smart platform, Dubai REST, is nominated for the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) awards 2019, where voting will continue till 10 February.
The eighth WSIS will be held from 8 – 12 April 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland where 300 Arab and international delegations, ......read more
Sharjah - 17 January 2019: A first of its kind trade exhibition in the region showcasing different industries under a single roof has got under way at Expo Centre Sharjah on Thursday.
Organized and managed by Anjuman Najmi S. C., Sharjah, the three-day Dawoodi Bohra Trade Expo 2019 will continue until January 19 (Saturday).
The Dawoodi Bohra Trade Expo was inaugurated by Sheikh ......read more
Celebrate diversity and spirit of tolerance at BurJuman with ‘Around the World’
Dubai, UAE, 16 January 2019: BurJuman is celebrating one of the UAE’s most-established retail events – the much feted Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) – until the 2nd of February 2019. Shoppers and families are invited to visit the mall for a shopping bonanza filled with ......read more
Sharjah - 16 January 2019: SteelFab 2019, the region’s premier metal working event, held 11 technical seminars during its 2nd day that discussed both automation and integration. The 15th edition of the exhibition is being held during January 14-17 at Expo Centre Sharjah.
On its third day, SteelFab will hold 11 additional seminars, which will include technical presentations and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2019: A mega sale event SAVEX was back, which brings together a multitude of well-known brands under one roof. The event, which took place from January 8-12 at the Sheikh Saeed Hall 2. Dubai world trade center from 10am to 10pm provided customers with the special opportunity to purchase premium brands at attractive prices.
As per customer experience, Ms. ......read more