In a majestic spectacle of unity, India International School, Sharjah, skillfully crafted its 7th Guinness World Records™ title on November 28, 2023, forming "The Largest Human Image of The Planet Earth." The collaborative effort of 6097 students and staff from 15 nationalities resonated with the theme, "Sustainability begins w...
The story of OMEGA was on display at a special exhibition at the Chelsea Factory in New York City. From November 9th to 19th, Planet OMEGA showcased the unique DNA of the renowned Swiss brand and many of its most innovative and notable timepieces. On arrival, a special “Vintage” section reveals a variety of historic timepieces, on ...
• First time drop-in SAF is used on an A380 with full compatibility across the aircraft’s existing system• Cross industry collaboration brings in expertise from Airbus, Engine Alliance, Pratt & Whitney, ENOC, Neste and Virent• Landmark flight was powered by 100% SAF in one of four engines to test performance DUBA...
November 22, 2023; Ras Al Khaimah, UAE - RAK Hospital, the UAE's premier healthcare institution located in Ras Al Khaimah, has proudly achieved the esteemed accreditation from Joint Commission International (JCI), USA, for the sixth consecutive time. This accomplishment, received from the world's largest healthcare accrediting agency, is a ...
Thirteen Premier League stars on 30-man list for Best Men’s Player at glittering gala event to be held alongside Dubai International Sports Conference at Atlantis, the Palm on January 19Hosted by Dubai Sports Council, two new Middle East awards join line-up, while Haaland, Kane, Mbappe, and Ronaldo contest Maradona Award for top goal-scorer i...
Following the success of the past three editions, Wopart is back, hosted once again in Lugano, a city whose many cultural events have proved a great draw to tourists. Wopart is the first ever fair dedicated to works on paper, a sector of the art market that is growing strongly at an international level. The 2018 edition welcomed over 90 galleries f...
- Tarabot: Weaving a Living Forum is a pavilion designed by regenerative consultancy and architecture practice theOtherDada, showcasing innovative materials developed locally - Tarabot is commissioned by Art Jameel and supported by Abdul Latif Jameel Saudi Arabia- Telling the story of the UAE’s landscapes through material and design, Tar...
Savoye was selected as the automation and technology partner to fully automate the e-commerce Global Distribution Center of iHerb in KSA, first of its kind in the region. November 21, 2023: Savoye, a leading global warehouse automation integrator and software publisher in the Middle East, partnered with CJ Logistics, a 3PL services company op...
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 21 November 2023: Abu Dhabi Retail is launching its 2023 Winter Shopping Season across the emirate from 24 November 2023 until 31 January 2024, oﬀering unbeatable deals, unique retail experiences, and entertainment oﬀerings across all ages.This year’s season will feature a wide range of activations and promotions...
Public light art exhibition Manar Abu Dhabi runs until 30 January 2024 with new site-specific commissions, light sculptures, projections, and immersive artworks installed across key locations in the city including Corniche Road and Beach, the Eastern Mangroves, Fahid Island, Jubail Mangrove Park, Lulu Island, Saadiyat Island and Al Samaliyah Island...
Dubai, Riyadh, London: 21st November 2023: Formula E, the world’s first net zero carbon sport since inception, will mark the beginning of its milestone tenth season by attending the United Nations’ COP28 summit and calling on elite sport leaders to “give it everything” in their sustainability efforts. A delegation repre...
United Arab Emirates, 21 November 2023: Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest ‘premium aluminium’ producer in the world, today announced the start of construction of the United Arab Emirates’ largest aluminium recycling plant.. The 170 thousand tonnes per year facility is being built next to EGA’s existing smelter in Al Taw...
A Decade of Pioneering Resulting in a Viewing Experience Like No OtherDubai, Nov. 21, 2023 – On this World TV Day, celebrate with LG Electronics(LG), one of the pioneers of the television industry and their OLED evo series TVs. The OLED evo, a perfect example of LG’s innovative excellence and engineering marvel, celebrates a decad...
On the occasion of the 52nd Union Day and in collaboration with the Innovation Experts Real Estate InstituteDubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 November 2023: In alignment with the UAE’s preparations to commemorate its 52nd Union Day, the Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA), an agency of Dubai Land Department (DLD), has partnered with the Innova...
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 06 December 2023: It’s official. Dubai International (DXB) has once again been named the "World's Leading Airport" at the prestigious 30th annual World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony, held last week in Dubai. The award solidifies DXB’s position as a global leader in the aviation industry.
The award reflects the hard work and dedication of DXB’s entire team, and the airports exceptional performance over the past 12 months in various aspects of its operation, including guest experience, customer service, state-of-the-art facilities and technologies and overall airport experience.
DXB welcomed 64.5 million guests in the first ...... read more
The Organizing Committee of "Dubai Marathon" has announced the routes of the 23rd edition of the Marathon, which will be held on Sunday 7th Jan. 2024 with participation of elite of the top racers in the world.
Dubai Marathon, one the eminent annual sports activities, is organized with the support of Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and considered as one of the oldest long distance running races in the region.
Participants in Dubai Marathon compete in three distances; these are: the 42.195 km professionals' category / 10 km amateurs' category / 4 km beginners' category. Participation door in the Marathon is open for male & female racers of var ...... read more
du achieves a significant milestone with the successful implementation of Solar On Tower, garnering 79% energy savings and 11-ton CO2 reduction annually
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2023: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), today announced the successful implementation of the Solar on Tower (SOT) solution. The innovation addresses the challenge of limited space at mobile sites by installing solar panels on monopole towers, enabling the solarization of hundreds of sites within Dubai.
The Solar on Tower solution, patented invention by du, is an innovative and seamlessly integrated solution developed in-house, has been deployed at 60 sites in du's network as ...... read more
• The new vehicle sets new standards in terms of design, comfort, and innovation for the C-sedan segment.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 6, 2023: Kia Middle East and Africa has announced the official launch of its all-new model, the Kia K3, at the Riyadh Motor Show in Saudi Arabia. Alongside this unveiling, Kia as a sustainable mobility solutions provider will be showcasing seven of its most impressive vehicles for the public which are EV6, EV9, K8 HEV, K5 HEV, Seltos, Sportage, between December 5 to 9, 2023.
The Riyadh Motor Show serves as a platform for Kia to showcase its automotive innovation, emphasized through its ‘Movement that I ...... read more
• Race drivers have used shift lights for decades to ensure maximum acceleration
• By selecting M for Manual on the e-Shifter, the driver is in total control of when to change gear
• The customizable Performance Shift Indicator can also be used when driving for fuel economy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 December 2023 – The high-performance 292kW Ford Ranger Raptor was designed and engineered to deliver maximum thrills on- and off-road.
“The Ranger Raptor was designed and engineered by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts,” said Dave Burn, chief platform engineer, Ranger Raptor. “Inspired by desert racing1, Ranger Raptor d ...... read more
Wednesday 6th December, 2023: Today, UAE Team Emirates’ CEO and Team Principal, Mauro Gianetti, was invited to present at COP28 and used the platform to announce the team’s ambitious goal of reaching net-zero by 2030.
The announcement, which underscored the team’s dedication to leading the way in sustainable sports and contributing to a more environmentally conscious future, also highlighted its position as the first Professional Cycling Team to achieve Carbon Neutrality, an accomplishment achieved at the end of the 2023 season.
Gianetti, who was speaking on a panel at the FAB Pavilion said: “Since day one, our team’s mission has bee ......
Alibaba Group’s research institute DAMO Academy said it has come up with an early screening method powered by AI technologies to detect pancreatic cancer with high-accuracy, a significant breakthrough that made large-scale pancreatic cancer screening possible.
Its deep learning-based algorithm can detect pancreatic lesions hard to be observed by human eyes in non-contrast CT scan, making it possible to enhance imaging-based screening for pancreatic cancer.
According to a recent journal from Nature Medicine, the model, trained on more than 3,200 image sets, achieved high performance on key diagnostic indicators. It achieved a specificity of 99.9%, suggesting that there ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 5, 2023: The Dubai Health Authority( DHA) has completed the first phase of the Dubai Household Health Survey 2023, which included extensive field operations, during which health data and information was collected from the participants.
The survey is now in the second and final phase that includes analysing data and extracting results. The survey will provide evidence-based gold standard data to support future planning of the health sector in Dubai to help in the progress, development, and sustainability of the health sector.
On the 10th of September, DHA, in cooperation with the Dubai Data and Statistics Establishm ...... read more
A snow-covered moon is the magical setting for OMEGA’s festive season campaign, which features watches from all four collections and a cast of playful characters.
For this year’s gift-giving season, OMEGA is sharing Winter Tales. Inspiring stories set in a frozen corner of the cosmos, all told with the help of charming characters.
There are astronauts for Speedmaster, seahorses for Seamaster, stars for Constellation, and De Ville people dressed in city style. Of course, a beautiful OMEGA timepiece is central to each scene, including many of the Swiss brand’s most popular and sought-after styles.
Commenting on the Winter Tales campaign, OMEGA&rsquo ...... read more
05 December 2023: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for October 2023 global air cargo markets indicating the third consecutive month of stronger year-on-year demand.
Global demand, measured in cargo tonne-kilometres (CTKs*), increased by 3.8% compared to October 2022. For international operations, the demand lagged slightly at 3.5%.
Capacity, measured in available cargo tonne-kilometres (ACTKs), was up 13.1% compared to October 2022 (11.1% for international operations). This was largely related to the growth in belly capacity. International belly capacity, for example, rose 30.5% year-on-year on the strength of passenger markets.
6 December 2023 - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the ongoing recovery in passenger demand continued in October.
• Total traffic in October 2023 (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose 31.2% compared to October 2022. Globally, traffic is now at 98.2% of pre-COVID levels.
• Domestic traffic for October rose 33.7% versus October 2022, driven by the triple-digit percentage growth recorded in China, and was 4.8% above the October 2019 results.
• International traffic climbed 29.7% compared to the same month a year ago. All markets saw double-digit percentage gains year on year. International RPKs reached ......
Dubai, 05 December 2023: In honour of the 25th year of its partnership with Al Tayer Motors in the UAE, Maserati invited key members from the UAE dealer’s leadership team to participate in an exclusive visit to the brand’s official headquarters in Motor Valley, Modena, further strengthening the long-held relationship between Maserati and Al Tayer Motors.
The immersive visit offered the brand’s UAE partner an unprecedented glimpse into the House of Trident and included a preview of the recently unveiled MCXtrema, one of only 62 exemplars of the most extreme creation in Maserati’s history. Perceived as the Italian luxury brand’s most powerful track ...... read more
UAE, Abu Dhabi, 5 December 2023: The Higher Organizing Committee of Unmanned Systems Exhibitions (UMEX 2024) and the Simulation and Training Exhibitions (SimTEX 2024), held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Ruler of Abu Dhabi and taking place from 23 to 25 January 2024 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), has announced the launch of the “Programming Challenge” competition, which aims to build national competencies in specialized programming sectors.
Organized by ADNEC Group in collaboration with the UAE Ministry of Defense, UMEX and SimTEX 2024 are the only events of their kind in the region that specialize in the un ......
Dubai-UAE. 4 December 2023: EnerTech Holding Company, the Kuwait-based innovator, investor and developer of end-to-end sustainability solutions, have signed an agreement with the government of Rawnda on the sidelines of COP28 to establish a fair and effective carbon framework in Rwanda, and accelerate the deployment of renewable energy.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed by Ammar Shihab, CEO of EnerTech Ventures, Her Excellency Dr. Jeanne d'Arc Mujawamariya, Minister of Environment in Rwanda, His Excellency Vincent Biruta, Rwanda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation; and Teddy Mugabo, CEO of Rwanda's Green Fund.
Under the agreeme ...... read more
In the heart of Dubai, where tradition meets innovation, Al Cazar stands tall as a beacon of culinary craftsmanship. Established in 1975 by a group of South Indian visionaries, the company has evolved into a bakery powerhouse, synonymous with unparalleled quality and reliability.
Over the years, Al Cazar has not just embraced change; it has driven it. With a dedicated team of over 400 staff, a fleet of 90 vehicles, and a customer base exceeding 4,000, Al Cazar has become a cornerstone in the culinary landscape of the UAE. From Arabic and English bread to cakes and sandwiches, our repertoire of over 200 products caters to diverse tastes, making Al Cazar the largest sandwich seller in the ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 December 2023: The 29th edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), the world’s favourite retail festival, is just around the corner and as always, DSF delivers a whole host of opportunities to win extraordinary prizes throughout the 38 days of the festival in its highly-anticipated raffles and draws. For this edition, that includes the chance to win a luxury apartment, luxury cars and millions of dirhams in cash.
This DSF, there’s the chance to win up to AED 100,000 in cash every day with the ENOC Raffle – and better yet, you don’t have to wait to win. WIth Pre-DSF and DSF raffle draws, simply spend AED 25 at Zo ...... read more
Dubai – 05 December 2023: An Asian passenger tried to smuggle marijuana through Dubai International Airport by grinding it and concealing it in bags, claiming it was henna powder. However, Dubai Customs officers, equipped with extensive experience and advanced skills from regular training, uncovered the deception. The confiscated narcotics, along with the passenger were handed over to the General Directorate of Anti-Narcotics at Dubai Police, showcasing the collaborative efforts between Dubai Customs and the Dubai Police.
The incident began when Dubai Customs inspectors grew suspicious of a bag passing through inspection devices for a flight from an Asian country. Images rev ...... read more
By surpassing its COP28 target fourfold, the Energy Transition Accelerator Financing Platform (ETAF) signals strong momentum for renewable energy financing in developing countries
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 5, 2023 – Today, with the addition of four new partners, financial pledges towards the International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA) ETAF platform reached USD 4.05 billion, surpassing its original target for COP28 by more than fourfold.
The platform, established in 2021 with support from the United Arab Emirates, aims to scale up renewable energy projects that contribute to Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in developing countries, while ......
December 5, 2023, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: As the official reference for geographic information at the federal level and the authoritative body responsible for issuing official maps, the Federal Geographic Information Center proudly announces the launch of the General Map of the United Arab Emirates in both Arabic and English. This milestone symbolizes a commitment to geographical accuracy and national pride.
Part of an ongoing series of official maps developed in collaboration with relevant authorities, this initiative underscores the Center's dedication to providing a unified and reliable source of geographic information for the nation. The primary goal is to empower gover ...... read more
ENEC and Westinghouse will explore the potential technical and commercial deployment of the eVinci microreactor in the UAE and overseas to support achieving Net Zero by 2050
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 05 December 2023: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Westinghouse, an international leader in designing, developing and deploying commercial nuclear energy facilities, have together signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding the eVinci™ microreactor as a key solution for tackling the dual challenges of energy security and climate change. The MoU signing took place at COP28 between HE Mohamed Al Hammadi, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of EN ...... read more
This new product line offers cutting-edge solutions that can run directly on solar power, setting the stage for sustainability in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry
Dubai, UAE (November 2023): As the world gathers for COP28 in Dubai, a pivotal moment in the global fight against climate change, GREE, the world’s best-selling HVAC manufacturer as per Euromonitor, takes centre stage by unveiling its groundbreaking Solar VRF (Variable Refrigerant Flow) air conditioning system. With its capability of running fully on solar power, this product launch not only marks a significant stride in the HVAC industry but also underscores GREE’s commitment to providi ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 2 December 2023: Just five days after Emirates marked the UAE’s milestone achievements in space exploration, the airline has taken to the skies again this time performing a spectacular National Day flypast during the Emirates Dubai 7s.
Flying at an altitude of just 500 feet, the iconic A380 soared over the main pitch at 3.43pm local time, adorned with Emirates’ new signature livery and delighting thousands of spectators. Exactly five minutes later the A380 glided back, saluting world-class athletes and passionate fans alike.
UAE National Captain Mubarak Al Mheiri, Deputy Chief Pilot piloted the flight, joined by Captain Ricky Garala, Deputy C ......
Al Zaffain, Bin Hendi aim for another Class 3 victory in Fazza
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 3rd December, 2023: Team Abu Dhabi will be up against familiar rivals when they look to start the new UAE Class-3 Offshore Powerboat Championship with a victory in Khor Fakkan on Thursday.
The experienced pairings of Faleh Al Mansoori with Shaun Torrente in Abu Dhabi 4 and Rashed Al Tayer alongside Majed Al Mansoori in Abu Dhabi 5 expect a highly competitive opening round, which is part of the Khor Fakkan Marine Festival.
The revival of Class 3 racing in the UAE began earlier this year, with Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi taking Fazza to victory in Abu Dhabi.
They will be among the leading con ...... read more
- MoU focuses on potential opportunities for GE Hitachi’s BWRX-300 technology advancement in the Middle East and Africa
- The collaboration strengthens the UAE’s position as a leader in clean energy transition and SMR technology deployment globally
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 03 December 2023: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GE Hitachi). The MoU will identify opportunities for future investment in Small Modular Reactor (SMR) technology development to further consolidate the UAE’s position as a pioneering leader in nuclear innovation, and nuclear energy technology deploym ...... read more
Dubai, UAE (December 03, 2023): In a steadfast commitment to ensuring unmatched protection for esteemed clients, ANIB is thrilled to announce the launch of its innovative F&I products. Demonstrating a strong dedication to meeting the diverse needs of customers, they have meticulously crafted these enhanced insurance solutions to elevate the safeguarding of your vehicles to unprecedented levels.
Developed in collaboration with NGI, the underwriter of the product, and administered by Waypoint Systems, the new suite of products delivers a comprehensive range of benefits, providing you with the confidence to navigate the open road while safeguarding your valuable asset from various ...... read more
• Wellth, the only hub for integrative medicine in Dubai, promises new hope with natural reversal of chronic diseases such as Diabetes, Autoimmune Disorders, Cardiovascular Disease and much more
• During the first year of operations, Wellth helped over 2000 patients to naturally amplify their body’s healing potential by reversing years of their age or chronic diseases.
Dubai – December 05, 2023: Wellth, UAE's premier integrative medicine hub, proudly commemorates its inaugural year dedicated to operational excellence and reversal of chronic diseases.
Strategically located in one of Dubai’s iconic locals, Jumeirah ...... read more
Company secures 11 patents and 90 percent automation powered by robotics and 3-D printing technology to deliver 100 times yield with 95 percent less water usage and a fraction of the production cost – that can drastically reduce US$7.7 billion fresh fruits and vegetables import bill to make the UAE significantly more self-sufficient in plant-based food production
Date: Dubai, UAE; December 5, 2023
1. The world’s first artificial intelligence-driven, solar energy-powered, robotics-enabled, innovation-patented and 3D-printed hydroponic vertical farm set up in the UAE, seeks investment to turn the UAE into a net plant-based food exporter ...... read more
• Emirates Post Group and the Universal Postal Union, in collaboration with the UAE’s Ministry of Education and UNITAR, highlighted the role of postal networks in advancing climate education.
04, December, 2023: Emirates Post Group (EPG) and the Universal Postal Union (UPU), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) hosted a workshop session titled ‘Delivery for the Future: The Postal Network as Infrastructure for Lifelong Climate Education’ on the sidelines of the 28th annual Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change 2023 (COP28).
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Ahmed Mahboob Musabih: The UAE Progresses Confidently Towards the Goals of 'We the UAE 2031” Vision
Dubai – 04 December 2023: The Dubai Customs Consultative Council (DCCC) extended its congratulations to the United Arab Emirates, including its leadership, citizens, and residents, on the 52nd National Day. They commended the UAE government's dedicated efforts in boosting competitiveness, elevating economic sectors, and reinforcing collaboration between the public and private domains. The council acknowledged the impressive performance of the national economy in 2023, particularly in the commercial sector, which experienced a robust resurgence fueled by Comprehensi ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (December 1, 2023) – Discover the heart of festivities at Grand Millennium Al Wahda, the luxury five-star hotel in the centre of Abu Dhabi, connected to Al Wahda Mall. Delight in a magical festive season with Grand Millennium Al Wahda special events, activities and culinary experiences to create lasting memories for you and your loved ones.
Christmas tree lighting
Spend a special evening with family and friends as the hotel lights up the Christmas tree at the festive season kick off. Guests will adore live entertainment, a visit from Santa Claus and enjoy an array of sweet and savoury treats such as homemade cookies, flavoured milkshake a ...... read more
(NOVEMBER 29, 2023): Max Mara celebrated Yara Shahidi as the 2023 WIF Max Mara Face of the Future Award® recipient with an exclusive cocktail event at the Chateau Marmont on Wednesday, November 29th. Maria Giulia Prezioso Maramotti, third generation of the Maramotti family and Max Mara Global Brand Ambassador, hosted the celebration and featured music spun by DJ Mia Moretti.
Actress Yara Shahidi is the 18th recipient of the annual WIF Max Mara Face of the Future Award® in recognition of her extraordinary acting achievement and embodiment of timeless style and grace. Shahidi will be honored at the 2023 WIF Honors event on Thursday, November 30th at the Ray Dolby Ballroom ...... read more
Ajman, United Arab Emirates – December 1, 2023: The Ajman Department of Tourism Development (ADTD) announces the launch of the "TESLAM - UAE" art exhibition, a remarkable showcase of creativity and expression, dedicated to commemorating the UAE 52nd Union Day. The exhibition is set to take place at Bahi Ajman Place Hotel, commencing with the official opening on December 1st and opening its doors to the public from December 2nd to December 8th.
The Teslam art exhibition offers a distinctive chance for both participants and visitors to convey their affection and appreciation for the United Arab Emirates. It serves as an artistic stage for celebrating cultural harmony and ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 1 December 2023 – Arabian Automobiles Company (AAC) is excited to announce a groundbreaking partnership with Dubai Police in showcasing the GHIATH Smart Patrol and the GHIATH VIP, the latest addition to the Dubai Police fleet by revealing it for the first time. This collaboration marks a significant leap forward to produce the most advanced police vehicles in the world comprises the latest smart systems and Artificial Intelligence features, along with cutting-edge technology setting new standards in law enforcement.
An exclusive showcase took place on Wednesday, November 29, at the Nissan Deira showroom, where attendees had the unique opportunity to experience these inno ...... read more
Dubai: The real estate and properties transactions valued at 8.3 billion in total during the week ending 01 December 2023. The sum of transactions was 1,802.
422 plots were sold for AED 2.94 billion, 1,380 apartments and villas were sold for AED 3.23 billion.
The top three transactions were a land in Hadaeq Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid sold for AED 125 million, followed by a land that was sold for AED 73.5 million in Al Barsha South Fourth, and a land sold for AED 70 million in Palm Jumeirah in third place.
Wadi Al Safa 2 recorded the most transactions for this week by 126 sales transactions worth AED 124.44 million, followed by Madinat Al Mataar with 96 sales transactions w ......
DXB to welcome around 65,000 COP28 invited delegates from across the globe
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 1 December 2023: Dubai Airports, operator of the world’s largest international hub, Dubai International (DXB), is ensuring a seamless and exceptional guest experience for visitors that have started arriving for the United Nations’ annual climate change conference, COP28, being held in Dubai for the first time.
Dubai Airports, in collaborating with stakeholders and service providers, is elevating services across touchpoints to host approximately 65,000 delegates invited by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), a majority of ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 1 December 2023: Dubai Airports proudly marks the one-year anniversary of its ground-breaking 'We All Meet the World Differently' programme, just ahead of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3rd December.
The two-year programme, a collaborative effort with various stakeholders placing community engagement at its core, has steadfastly advanced initiatives to foster an inclusive environment across Dubai International (DXB). This aligns with Dubai's vision to be the world’s leading disability-friendly city, ensuring a barrier-free community that empowers and welcomes all People of Determination (POD) travellers with hidd ...... read more
Dubai, November 30, 2023: Emirates Post Group Company (EPG) is proud to announce the launch of two exclusive commemorative stamps sets, the ‘COP28 Official Edition’ and the ‘COP28 Youth Edition’, marking the United Arab Emirate’s hosting of the 28th annual Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change 2023 (COP28). These unique stamps sets symbolize the profound significance of COP28 and underscore the UAE's leadership in climate action.
The ‘COP28 Official Edition Stamps’ set, designed in collaboration with COP28, reaffirms the UAE's leadership in addressing climate change through the hosting of significant in ...... read more
On the eve of COP28 and with a joint investment of over 2.5 million AED
Dubai, UAE, 1 December 2023: Tetra Pak and Union Paper Mills (UPM) have entered the next stage of their partnership, marked by the signing of a ground-breaking AED 2,500,000 recycling agreement aimed at establishing a commercially viable collection and recycling value chain for used beverage cartons (UBC) in the UAE. A memorandum of understanding was signed in November last year and has paved the way for significant progress in identifying the technical and investment needs for the recycling of UBC in the UAE. Since the signing of the MoU, Tetra Pak and UPM have engaged in extensive collaboration, including tech ...... read more
A new global coalition is coming together with a mission to raise awareness to reverse biodiversity loss and save our planet’s pollinators.
To be presented for the first time at COP28 in Dubai this December, new global coalition Trillion Bees is inviting businesses, organisations and industry leaders to join its mission and ‘Bee The Change’ to help protect the world’s pollinators.
They may be small, but bees have a big impact. In fact, bees and other pollinators are the guardians of the ecosystems on which all life on earth depends. A planet filled with nature and thriving biodiversity can even help mitigate the climate crisis.
Trillion Bees is a new gl ......
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Dubai, November 2023: Dubai is a city that speaks the language of Brunch fluently and now Fouquet’s is delighted to announce the launch of a new brunch that will surely rise to the upper echelons of the dining scene, launching 2nd December 23.
“Pardon My Brunch” that takes place every Saturday from 12 PM – 4 PM, immersing guests in the most elegant ambience that will transport them to the chic streets of Paris, complete with refined décor and stunning Burj Khalifa views.
It’s perfect for Dubai residents seeking an elevated experien ...... read more
• Organisers confirm full line-up of tennis talent with 16 global stars set to take to the court in Abu Dhabi
• ATP World No. 9 Hubert Hurkacz and World No. 10 Taylor Fritz among star-studded list to feature at Etihad Arena in December.
• Organisers reveal special National Day Discount with up to 52% off tickets to catch the Meteora World Tennis League action from 21st to 24th December
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 1 December 2023: The Meteora World Tennis League (WTL) has revealed its stellar tennis line-up for Season 2 in full, confirming the final 10 tennis players and the teams they will represent in Abu Dhabi.
Ahead of the ......
• Aquagrain has developed a unique soil enhancing technology that enables crops to be grown in arid land, sandy soils or pots using up to 50% less water and inorganic fertilisers
• Project will see the first-ever commercial scale Aquagrain production facility built in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 1st December: Tadweer (Abu Dhabi Waste Management Company) has announced a $2.5m pilot project with Aquagrain, a company which has developed a unique soil enhancing technology that harnesses organic waste to enable crops to be grown in arid land, sandy soils or pots using up to 50 percent less water and inorganic fertilisers.
Aquagrain’s innovat ...... read more
For Fall Winter Collection 2023, the PETA-Approved vegan silkwear brand niluu presents the "Jovi" Print - an exquisite Jacquard fabric toile that encapsulates the beauty of the animal kingdom but also invites you to embrace the symbolism of these creatures: the elegance of leopards, the strength of tigers, the playfulness of monkeys, and the wisdom of snakes.
The shirt is crafted for utmost elegance, with a slim relaxed fit, functional buttons, a mandarin collared neck, and cuffed sleeves. The cargo pants, with utility pockets, flattering pleats, and a cuffed tie detail at the ankle, redefine the concept of casual chic. While the maxi dress features a retro glam silhouet ...... read more
In a series of new initiatives, the Dubai-based PR agency moves to ensure it is making a positive impact on wider society
Katch and Blurred - a UK-based sustainability, management and communications consultancy, with deep expertise in climate and biodiversity issues - have formed a strategic partnership to help companies in the Middle East create more impact and share that impact through powerful storytelling
Katch has previously worked on some exciting sustainability campaigns including with such esteemed clients as Rove Hotels, Address Hotels & Resorts, The H Dubai, W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, and much more
Dubai, UAE (November 2023): Katch International, a PR ......
Dubai, UAE, 30 November 2023: To celebrate the 52nd UAE National Day, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Library (MBRL) organised a line-up of unique events throughout the day, which included activities, entertainment shows, workshops, and poetry evenings for all family members.
The celebration witnessed wide participation and a large presence of children and families, who commended MBRL’s efforts in promoting national identity among the younger generations, in line with the spirit of the union which embodies the history of the UAE, and supports family and community cohesion.
The celebration included several activities, including Dukkan, pearl collecting, petting farm, falconry, burqa d ...... read more
• DHCC recorded an increase in its facilities, with a total of 481 registered in its ecosystem
Dubai, 30 November 2023 - Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC), the enabling healthcare and wellness destination, witnessed a 12% year-on-year growth as it marks 21 years of unwavering commitment to sustainable health and wellness, under the guidance of visionary leadership and fortified by strategic partnerships.
The successful journey is highlighted by the increase of registered facilities, with a total of 481 facilities in its ecosystem– of which 195 are clinical facilities, in addition to a total of 19 facilities expanded their operations in the last year alone. DHC ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 November 2023: On the occasion of Commemoration Day, which falls on November 30 every year, the leadership of the authority and all employees, led by His Excellency Awadh Seghayer Al Ketbi, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, observed a minute of silence in front of the UAE flag, paying tribute and respect to the souls of the brave martyrs of the nation.
His Excellency Awadh Seghayer Al Ketbi stated on this occasion that the selfless sacrifices made by the nation's martyrs, will remain a source of pride and honour for every Emirati. He said: “The souls of the martyrs will also remain immortal in every corner of the nation a ...... read more
30 November 2023 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) have extended their Direct Data Solutions (DDS) partnership, which offers subscribing airlines the most comprehensive global set of airline sales, market and itinerary data.
Signed at the 2023 IATA World Passenger Symposium, the partnership extension ensures more than 100 global airlines will continue to have access to this critical service for years to come. DDS incorporates airline-contributed data, IATA's Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) transactions and ARC's Area Settlement Plan (ASP) transactions into a single data source to support critical airline analyt ......
Dubai – November 30, 2023: In anticipation of the upcoming festive season, TCL Electronics, the global top 2 TV brand, is delighted to unveil a limited-time exclusive promotion for TV enthusiasts. With the purchase of the new 98-inch TCL C755 QD-Mini LED 4K TV, customers will receive the P745 model for absolutely free, all for an incredible price of AED 21,999.
The 98-inch C755 QD-Mini LED 4K TV introduces cutting-edge features, including Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos, providing an immersive cinematic experience. With a refresh rate of up to 144Hz, gamers can enjoy superior resolution and seamless precision in high-speed gaming. Quantum Dot Technology reveals over one billion ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 30 November 2023: Dubai Airports, operator of the world's biggest airport for international traffic, Dubai International (DXB), has joined Airports of Tomorrow — a collaborative venture by the World Economic Forum (WEF) and the Airports Council International (ACI). This partnership is dedicated to steering the aviation industry toward Net Zero carbon emissions by 2050, focusing on critical areas such as energy, infrastructure, and financing.
Sven Deckers, Director of Strategy Planning at Dubai Airports said, “We’ve aligned with the World Economic Forum because we recognise the critical importance of collaboration in addressing envi ...... read more
A memorable camping experience for all visitors and stargazers who wish to enjoy the Geminids Meteor Shower in the dark clear skies of the Mleiha Desert, on 14 December 2023
Sharjah, 30 November 2023
In a bid to continue delivering unique experiences for tourists, stargazers, and visitors across the UAE, the Mleiha Archaeological and Eco-tourism Project in Sharjah has geared up its preparation for the highly anticipated Geminids Meteor Shower, scheduled to light the UAE skies on Thursday, 14 December, from 6.00 p.m. to 1.00 a.m. when the meteor shower is expected to be at its peak.
A Winter Experience to Remember
The Geminids Meteor Shower, which can produce up to 120 meteors per ...... read more
300 shoppers to win total of 25 kilos of gold in the Dubai Shopping Festival raffle draws
Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2023 - Dubai Jewellery Group (DJG), the trade body for the jewellery industry in the region, announces its triumphant return to the iconic Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) with a captivating array of offerings set to fascinate residents and visitors alike. Scheduled to commence on December 8th, 2023, and run through January 14th, 2024, this year's DSF campaign promises to immerse Jewellery shoppers in a world of glamour.
Over the years, DJG has established a legacy through the DSF campaign, gifting more than 1100 kilograms of gold through raffles s ...... read more
The maiden trade show was a resounding success and attracted over 2800 buyers from 67 countries
Date: Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2023
The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI) marked a historic milestone in the global retail market with the triumphant conclusion of ‘Brands of India’ which showcased 350+ top Indian clothing brands at Dubai World Trade Centre from November 27 to 29, 2023.
In its inaugural edition, Brands of India emerged as a beacon of success, providing a substantial head start for Indian apparel brands in the dynamic Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The event garnered tremendous attention, drawing an impressive 2800 buyers fro ...... read more
• Khotwa (RizeUp) program adds seven esteemed Australasian community colleges, increasing the scholarship partner college network to 45 global education institutions
• Community college partners offer majors in significant areas including science, engineering, agriculture, environment, and more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 29th Nov 2023: Khotwa (Rizeup), the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge’s (ADEK) fully funded scholarship program, has strengthened its global scholarship partner network after collaborating with prestigious community colleges in Australia and New Zealand for the first time.
Designed to propel the program’s mission f ......
• Etihad Airways will fly its much-loved A380 on the popular Abu Dhabi – New York JFK route from 22 April, 2024
• The superjumbo is right on time for the busy summer travel period and key corporate travel market
• The Residence, the world’s only three-room suite in the sky, serves up a legendary flying experience – special promotional offer to celebrate launch
Abu Dhabi, UAE – Etihad Airways is delighted to announce it will start flying its A380 double-decker to New York JFK from 22 April, 2024.
Antonoaldo Neves, Chief Executive Officer, Etihad Airways, says: “We’re thrilled to start flying our remarkable A380 across th ...... read more
A high-level Russian sports delegation visited Hamdan Sports Complex, which is affiliated to Dubai Sports Council, to review the great abilities & distinctive facilities of this grand sports Complex, the biggest of its kind in the region.
Hamdan Sports Complex has become a favorite world destination for clubs & national teams from all over the world to organize training camps in various sports.
The delegation comprised several prominent official persons in the various Russian sports corporations & entities; top of them are: Antonov Anton Valerievich, Senior Advisor to the Presidential Office for facilitating the activities of the State Council in the Russian Fed ......
Latifa bint Mohammed: Honouring the Sacrifices of Our Nation’s Martyrs
Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority and Member of the Dubai Council, highlighted the solemn reverence of Commemoration Day, a day dedicated to remembering the brave martyrs and devoted sons of the nation who valiantly gave their lives for its safety and sovereignty. She expressed: “Commemoration Day stands as a beacon of honour in our nation’s history. It is a day to express our deep appreciation and gratitude towards the martyrs of the UAE, whose memories are in our collective thoughts, and to their families who instilled in ...... read more
Ever wondered what it's like for the boarding students at Swiss International School Dubai? Last weekend, the two boarding houses - Zurich and Geneva - competed in a fun 'boarding Olympics' that saw students take part in tug of war, welly boot throwing, relay racing, volleyball, wheelbarrow races and water pistol and a sponge-throwing finale.
The boarding Olympics took place to coincide with the final weekend of the Dubai Fitness Challenge: 30x30.
The school caters to day students, flexi/weekly boarding students and full boarding.
Flexi boarding students can board while parents are travelling or during the week.
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International School Network, Brookes Education Group, to Establish New School in the Middle East in 2024
(Dubai, November 29th) - In a groundbreaking alliance, internationally acclaimed educational institution Brookes Education Group (BEG) and the forward-looking Enlightened Minds Holding Group have partnered with the shared mission of spreading excellence in education across the Middle East in 2024.
BEG aims to offer an exceptional primary and secondary IB education to international and local students across the United Arab Emirates, continuing the rich tradition of the Brookes network, offering excellence in academics, unique global experiences, exceptional STEM, language and suppor ...... read more