The Moment This Ramadan With Beautifully Symbolic Jewellery Gifts From Pandora, Finely Crafted From Genuine Metals.Dubai, UAE, April 21, 2018: Meet the seasonal styles and must-have designs this Ramadan and find the perfect hand-finished gift to honour the occasion. Celebrate with dazzling jewellery made from PANDORA’s selection of high...
The must-have wardrobe ensembles for new mums Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: A huge part of successfully nursing is knowing the right things to wear, to make it as comfortable as possible for yourself and your baby. With so many things to think about when your child is born, it can be a little overwhelming to choose exactly what you n...
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: This Ramadan, MIDO honors the spirit of togetherness and generosity with its latest collection Big Date Commander.Commander Big Date offers a large date aperture at 6 o’clock while adopting the aesthetic codes that have made this watch such a success.The refined, understated design of this MIDO timepiec...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 April 2018- du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company, today announced it will offer the new 9.7-inch iPad, featuring support for Apple Pencil plus even greater performance. Apple’s most affordable iPad is more versatile and capable than ever, features a large Retina display, the A10 Fu...
KSA; 19 April 2018: Ashridge Executive Education, with over 20 years of experience in training regional business leaders, is focusing on helping Saudi businesses to effectively execute their strategy for growth. As companies in Saudi Arabia face the challenges of digital disruption, a relatively young workforce, and changing customer de...
Sharjah, 19 April 2018: Young mechanics attending a workshop on the first day of the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival, running until April 28 at Expo Centre Sharjah, have been learning the ropes – literally – of engineering basics.The session, part of the ‘Engineering for Kids’ strand of the festival, explaine...
Visitors can also take part in free-to-attend Sunset Yoga and Zumba classesDubai, United Arab Emirates, April 19, 2018: As the days get warmer, Organic Souk at Dubai Festival City has moved to a new time and is set to close its first season on April 27. In order to ensure a pleasant shopping experience for visitors, Organic Souk at Dubai Festi...
Jaguar XE 300 SPORT showcases dynamic handling against Olympic champion speed skater Shaolin Sándor Liu, on 3km outdoor ice track Sports saloon grips frozen surface in unique time trial against Hungarian short track speed skating gold medallist, with Team GB’s Elise Christie on board New performance model with 300PS 2.0-litre Inge...
Dubai, UAE; April 19, 2018: 2XL, the leading luxury furniture and home décor brand in the UAE, has launched a limited-edition décor collection for the month of Ramadan. Beautiful collection of serving bowls with lunar motifs and decorative Ramadan lanterns will be ideal for get together events with family and friends during Ramadan. According ...
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: The Dubai Sports Council’s pavilion at SportAccord 2018 in Bangkok has emerged as one of the top draws at the annual expo, attracting some of the sport industry’s biggest names.A four-member delegation representing DSC and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award has travelled to the Tha...
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: Rivoli Group wishes its customers joy and happiness in this holy month Ramadan. To mark the occasion the brand is offering a special collection of unique time-pieces for women from Tommy Hilfiger , Lacoste and Coach.. . The stunning time-pieces set forms the ideal gift for you family, friends and ...
For a more youthful look and tighter, radiant skin Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: Is your skin showing signs of acne, wrinkles or scars? One of the best solutions to perfect skin imperfections is derma rolling. . Derma rollers are a special type of roller used on the exterior of the skin. Comprising of hundreds of micro-needles applied...
Introducing the long awaited “Color Full” by Rahua for vibrant and energetic hair Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: After spending all that time and money at the salon colouring your hair to make it look its best, the last thing you want is the colour fading due to using products that strip the hair from its hues. Therefore, using ...
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: With the new BMW M2 Competition (combined fuel consumption with six-speed manual gearbox: 10,0 – 9,9 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 228 – 225 g/km*; combined with optional M Double Clutch Transmission (M DCT): 9,2 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 210 – 209 g/km)*, BMW M GmbH is setting fresh b...
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Dubai, 21 April 2018: The Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) will participate for the fifth consecutive year at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF) to be held from April 25 to May 1 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (Adnec).
The Center’s pavilion will exhibit all the books and publications published by the Center, including ‘The Judicial System of the Reconciled Coast’, ‘Social Values in the UAE Proverbs’, ‘Multilingualism in UAE Society’, ‘The UAE-Egypt Relations 1971-1981’, Eastern Region, Grammar for General Education in Schools in the UAE between Theory and Practice, as well as the latest edition ti ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 21 April 2018: Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council, QCC, the entity responsible for developing quality infrastructure in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, is pleased to announce that the Market Surveillance Division has become an accredited international inspection body in accordance with the requirements of ISO/IEC 17020-2012.
This is a major step for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi as it joins major international institutions dedicated to applying the highest quality standards on products and maintaining market control.
His Excellency Dr. Helal Al Kaabi, Secretary General of QCC, received the certificate on behalf of the council from Her Excellency ......
New smart services and website for the month of giving
Collect the revenue through the smart system for the first time at the country level.
232 million dirhams expected revenue for 2018 with a growth of 23% over the last year.
Zakat Al Fitr, Eid Dressing, Iftar and Food Donation represent four main projects of the Ramadan campaign.
Adopting a carefully planned advertising plan for the month of Ramadan in order to reach all segments of the society.
Human Appeal International's projects aid in encouraging the individuals of the community to lend a hand in helping others.
Launching a new institutional identity to keep up with the progressive development witnessed by v ...... read more
Initiatives include a Year of Zayed themed freighter which will carry out humanitarian missions, a Zayed themed A380 & Abu Dhabi experience, the Abu Dhabi Birdathon, and renamed Zayed Campus buildings which will host Young Aviators
April 21, 2018 - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - Etihad Aviation Group today unveiled its extensive Year of Zayed initiatives which are set to be launched throughout 2018.
Etihad Aviation Group’s initiatives are based on the four Year of Zayed themes, which are wisdom, respect, sustainability, and human development. The company’s initiatives are:
1) Humanitarian freighter
2) Zayed A380 & Abu Dhabi Exp ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 21, 2018: Her Majesty's Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, H.E. Philip Parham inaugurated The Beautiful Britain at the LuLu Hypermarket, Khalidiyah Mall in Abu Dhabi
The Beautiful Britain – Truly British Truly Delicious- is a groupwide weeklong event dedicated to promoting the impressive range of high-quality food items from Britain. It also creates an engaging shopping experience for the customers, while continuing to provide shoppers with the most competitive prices in the store and online. Among the brands are:
Biona, Heath & Heather , James White, Kallo, Ambrosia, Of The Earth, Better Than, Bfree, Whole Earth ,Bio Plane ...... read more
QuickDrive™ technology speeds up laundry chores without compromising washing performance, boasting an AI-powered intelligent assistance and the highly acclaimed AddWash™ door
Dubai, UAE – 21 April, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics, today launched new washing machine with revolutionary QuickDrive™ technology in the UAE. Samsung’s exclusive QuickDrive™ technology which dramatically reduces the time it takes to do a load of laundry.
“QuickDrive™ is more than a revolutionary technology – it is a tool that will improve our consumers’ day-to-day lives by cutting the amount of time users spe ...... read more
The Moment This Ramadan With Beautifully Symbolic Jewellery Gifts From Pandora, Finely Crafted From Genuine Metals.
Dubai, UAE, April 21, 2018: Meet the seasonal styles and must-have designs this Ramadan and find the perfect hand-finished gift to honour the occasion. Celebrate with dazzling jewellery made from PANDORA’s selection of high-quality metals - in Sterling silver, PANDORA Shine, 14k gold and PANDORA Rose – that present stylish keepsake gifts to cherish for years to come.
Create personalized PANDORA jewellery gifts with limitless possibilities. Choose from jewellery box classics such as the Moments Smooth PANDORA Shine Clasp bracelet, crafted in 18k gold-plat ...... read more
UAE, 19 April, 2018 - The Ministry of Health and Prevention represented the UAE at the Third Arab Conference for Food, Drugs and Medical Devices held in Egypt under the theme ‘The Future Begins Today.’ Among the event’s attendees are H.E. Dr. Ahmed Radi, Egyptian Minister of Health and Population; H.E. Dr Ali Hyasat, former Jordanian Minister of Health, H.E. Dr. Hamad Al Manea, former Saudi Minister of Health; Dr. Hisham bin Sa'ad Al-Judaei, Chief Executive Officer of Saudi Food & Drugs Authority (SFDA); H.E. Dr. Nasser AlQahtani, Director General of the Arab Administrative Development Organization (ARADO); H.E. Dr. Amin Hussein Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary fo ......
UAE, 19 April 2018 - The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has revealed the completion of the final phase of training for the last batch of private sector hospital staff on how to utilize the Mawardna system. The move will allow participants to develop strategic plans-of-action that can be implemented during emergency, crises and disaster operations in the UAE--enhancing emergency preparedness, which is essential in achieving rapid response, recovery and continuity of health services during these situations.
The importance of Mawardna system is that it offers a digital platform for connecting data, which can be used in the preparation of reports, provision of essential infor ......
April 19, 2018 - Ali Al Jassim, CEO of Etihad Energy Service Company (Etihad ESCO), officially inaugurated the first session of the Certified Measurement & Verification Professional (CMVP) program recently, alongside Professor Abdullah Al Shamsi, Vice Chancellor of the British University in Dubai (BUiD). The session, which forms part of the Dubai Energy Efficiency Training Program, was held from April 16 to 18 at BUiD.
The Dubai Energy Efficiency Training Program, which combines an array of internationally and locally certified training programs and modules, is an initiative by the Dubai Government, mandated by the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) and led by TAQATI - the dedicat ......
The must-have wardrobe ensembles for new mums
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: A huge part of successfully nursing is knowing the right things to wear, to make it as comfortable as possible for yourself and your baby. With so many things to think about when your child is born, it can be a little overwhelming to choose exactly what you need and making sure you have everything covered. Mums and Bumps, the largest online maternity store in the Middle East, was designed to help mothers-to-be and new mums be fully prepared and organized for their new little arrival.
Nursing wear might be fundamental to a mother’s wardrobe, but often nursing options are limited and it can ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: This Ramadan, MIDO honors the spirit of togetherness and generosity with its latest collection Big Date Commander.
Commander Big Date offers a large date aperture at 6 o’clock while adopting the aesthetic codes that have made this watch such a success.
The refined, understated design of this MIDO timepiece endow it with a resolutely timeless quality.
The collection is priced at AED 3,750 and is available at Rivoli stores across the UAE.
... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 April 2018- du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company, today announced it will offer the new 9.7-inch iPad, featuring support for Apple Pencil plus even greater performance. Apple’s most affordable iPad is more versatile and capable than ever, features a large Retina display, the A10 Fusion chip and advanced sensors that help deliver immersive augmented reality and provides unmatched portability, ease of use and all-day battery life.
Customers will be able to order iPad starting 20 April 2018 at www.du.ae/newipad, and in du stores.
iPad’s beautiful 9.7-inch Retina display delivers gorgeous detail and vivid colors, and ...... read more
- Nishant Dighe Chief Executive Officer of RAKPA
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, 19 April 2018: After the recent announcement of the Government of Ras Al Khaimah appointing His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi as Chairman of Ras Al Khaimah Petroleum Authority (“RAKPA”), Nishant Dighe is appointed as Chief Executive Officer of RAKPA. Nishant Dighe, also the Chief Executive Officer of RAK Gas, is appointed to RAKPA on an interim basis until completion of the award of the petroleum rights under RAK’s 2018 petroleum licensing round (“the Licensing Round”), at which time a permanent appointment will be made.
On 2 April 2 ......
KSA; 19 April 2018: Ashridge Executive Education, with over 20 years of experience in training regional business leaders, is focusing on helping Saudi businesses to effectively execute their strategy for growth. As companies in Saudi Arabia face the challenges of digital disruption, a relatively young workforce, and changing customer demands, it is imperative to turn strategies into actions that will generate results.
To help senior managers formulate plans to effectively implement them, Ashridge is delivering a three-day executive program on Translating Strategy into Action for Saudi business leaders from 1st to 3rd May at the Hult campus in Dubai Internet City. Ashridg ...... read more
Sharjah, 19 April 2018: Young mechanics attending a workshop on the first day of the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival, running until April 28 at Expo Centre Sharjah, have been learning the ropes – literally – of engineering basics.
The session, part of the ‘Engineering for Kids’ strand of the festival, explained the concepts of mechanics and its applications in everyday life, helping them to understand the workings of simple machines.
Managing the workshop, Ibrahim Tamim, Robotics Engineer at Dubai’s Fun Robotics – A Mind Fitness Club, said the children are ready, willing and more than able to tackle the tasks.
“We teach a wid ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 19 April 2018: The Art Gallery at NYU Abu Dhabi is pleased to announce a series of upcoming events for all ages as part of the public program of its current exhibition, Permanent Temporariness.
Taking place throughout the duration of the exhibition, all events are free and open to the public.
Details and registration will be on the Art Gallery website www.nyuad-artgallery.org.
Talk and book discussion with IPAF shortlisted author Walid Shurafa
The Art Gallery at NYU Abu Dhabi invites you to a talk and book discussion with IPAF shortlisted author Walid Shurafa.
Shurafa will be discussing his novel Heir of the Gravestones ......
Visitors can also take part in free-to-attend Sunset Yoga and Zumba classes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 19, 2018: As the days get warmer, Organic Souk at Dubai Festival City has moved to a new time and is set to close its first season on April 27.
In order to ensure a pleasant shopping experience for visitors, Organic Souk at Dubai Festival City has moved to a new time for the final two weeks - now taking place every Saturday between 4pm and 9pm at Marsa Plaza Creek.
In addition to buying delicious fresh products sourced from local farms, visitors can also take part in free-to-attend Zumba classes from 4:30pm to 5:30pm and Sunset Yoga classes from 5:30pm to 6:30pm ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 19th, 2018: Iron Mountain Incorporated® (NYSE: IRM), the global leader in storage and information management services, today announced the acquisition of Derby Records Management FZ LLC in Dubai, UAE, expanding the company’s presence and scale in the fast-growing Dubai market.
The acquisition of Derby Records Management FZ LLC will add two facilities and over 100 customers to Iron Mountain’s existing business.
Derby will be the Free zone arm of Iron Mountain UAE and will be part of the existing management.
“I am extremely excited to add the talented Derby team and high-quality roster of clients to our existing Iron Moun ......
Jaguar XE 300 SPORT showcases dynamic handling against Olympic champion speed skater Shaolin Sándor Liu, on 3km outdoor ice track
Sports saloon grips frozen surface in unique time trial against Hungarian short track speed skating gold medallist, with Team GB’s Elise Christie on board
New performance model with 300PS 2.0-litre Ingenium petrol engine laps the world’s longest ice track at Flevonice, the Netherlands, at average speed of 59km/h
300 SPORT model features Dark Satin Grey exterior details, interior Contrast Yellow Stitch and bespoke 300 SPORT branding
300 SPORT editions in Jaguar XE and XF available to order now
Dubai, United Arab Emir ...... read more
Dubai, UAE; April 19, 2018: 2XL, the leading luxury furniture and home décor brand in the UAE, has launched a limited-edition décor collection for the month of Ramadan. Beautiful collection of serving bowls with lunar motifs and decorative Ramadan lanterns will be ideal for get together events with family and friends during Ramadan.
According to Amit Yadav, Marketing Manager of 2XL, “Visiting family and friends, gifting and dining together are part of the month of Ramadan. At 2XL, our creative team of designers have put together a thoughtful collection for the season, ideal for entertaining and decorating the home.”
As Ramadan approaches, homes are l ...... read more
DUBAI – April 19, 2018: TascTemp.com, the region’s first digital hiring portal for temporary staff, has won the “Website Launch of the Year’ Award by Seamless Retail. This award is in recognition to TascTemp.com’s contribution to transforming temporary hiring in the UAE.
A TASC Outsourcing initiative, TascTemp.com is the first-of-its-kind business-to-business portal, which enables businesses in the UAE to hire temp staff within a couple of hours or half-a-day. Within just four months of its launch, TascTemp.com has received over 10,000 unique visitors and over 100 registered businesses interested in hiring candidates on the portal.
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: The Dubai Sports Council’s pavilion at SportAccord 2018 in Bangkok has emerged as one of the top draws at the annual expo, attracting some of the sport industry’s biggest names.
A four-member delegation representing DSC and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award has travelled to the Thailand capital for this year’s SportAccord, which is being held at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre from April 15-20.
SportAccord is the world’s premier event in the business of sport, dedicated to engaging and connecting rights holders, organising committees, cities, media, businesses and other organisations invo ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: Rivoli Group wishes its customers joy and happiness in this holy month Ramadan. To mark the occasion the brand is offering a special collection of unique time-pieces for women from Tommy Hilfiger , Lacoste and Coach.
The stunning time-pieces set forms the ideal gift for you family, friends and loved ones. The watches are available at Hour Choice stores across the UAE.
... read more
Snö Dental is offering free screenings to the public from April 19 to 26 to support Oral Cancer Awareness Month in April
Leading dentists focus on prevention as oral cancer progresses rapidly if undetected
Snö Dental experts give their top tips to avoiding Oral Cancer
Abu Dhabi, April 19, 2018: Snö Dental is offering free screenings to the public to support Oral Cancer Awareness Month.
In an effort to shed light on the importance of prevention when it comes to oral cancer, the Abu Dhabi based practice is offering the screening from April 19 to 26 and has identified eight top tips to avoid the disease – which is notoriously difficult to ......
For a more youthful look and tighter, radiant skin
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: Is your skin showing signs of acne, wrinkles or scars? One of the best solutions to perfect skin imperfections is derma rolling.
Derma rollers are a special type of roller used on the exterior of the skin. Comprising of hundreds of micro-needles applied on the surface layer of the skin, they create tiny punctures in the skin, stimulating the production of collagen and elastin. A form of non-invasive Mesotherapy, derma rollers can be safely and easily used in the comfort of your own home.
This growth program for cell production is inspired by the anti-aging applications of mesot ...... read more
Introducing the long awaited “Color Full” by Rahua for vibrant and energetic hair
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: After spending all that time and money at the salon colouring your hair to make it look its best, the last thing you want is the colour fading due to using products that strip the hair from its hues. Therefore, using a hair range that’s intended for colour treated hair is extremely important to keep your locks looking vibrant, fresh and healthy. Rahua’s new “Color Full” range is a high performance range made with an exclusive plant derived colour complex of rainforest grown oils, and enriching mineral pigments sustainably sourced ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 19, 2018: With the new BMW M2 Competition (combined fuel consumption with six-speed manual gearbox: 10,0 – 9,9 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 228 – 225 g/km*; combined with optional M Double Clutch Transmission (M DCT): 9,2 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 210 – 209 g/km)*, BMW M GmbH is setting fresh benchmarks in the compact high-performance sports car segment and adding marked refinement to the character of the BMW M2 Coupé
New six-cylinder in-line engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology, based on the power unit from the BMW M3/M4, three-litre cubic capacity, 302 kW/410 HP, peak torque of 550 Nm (combined fuel consumption with six-speed ...... read more
April 18, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: A unique combination of driving fun, premium quality and individual style, characterise the models with which MINI continues to increase its popularity on the Chinese automotive market. The model update for the MINI 3 door, MINI 5 door and the MINI Convertible set fresh impulses for the success of the brand. The Asian premiere of the new models will take place at the Auto China 2018 in Beijing. Furthermore, MINI will be presenting its range of models in the premium compact segment.
More than 1600 exhibitors from all over the world will be presenting current models, technological innovations and services at the Auto China 2018. The international automotive meet ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2018: Molton Brown, London’s fragrance experts, celebrate their iconic fragrance, range & Bergamot with a refreshingly modernised eau de toilette and divinely decadent new body luxuries.
Created as one of Britain’s first high-end fine liquid hand washes, the brand’s original collection was chosen for the guest suites of distinguished Mayfair hotel, Grosvenor House. Ever since, Orange & Bergamot has been a much-loved, bestselling fragrance for over thirty years, scenting not only hands but also the body and home, and has won several beauty accolades to become Molton Brown’s signature icon.
This unmistakeable fragrance is inspir ...... read more
“The new S300 and V300 series are the latest models to join the consumer internal hard drive lineup and showcase Toshiba’s new consumer color label branding.”
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2018: Toshiba Electronic Devices and Storage Corporation and Toshiba Gulf FZE, announces the launch of two new surveillance and video streaming Hard Drives to the consumer internal lineup, the S300 and V300. The S300 surveillance Hard Drive series is available in capacities up to 10TB and offers support for up to 64 high definition camera streams. The V300 Video Stream Hard Drive series is available in capacities up to 3TB and suited for all entry level recording and str ...... read more
Autism Spectrum Disorder affects 1 in 146 births in the UAE
18th April 2018; Dubai, UAE: British Orchard Nursery in its continuous endeavor to create an all-encompassing environment for the people of determination has collaborated with Autism Rocks to bring awareness on autism and developmental delays. The Nursery’s initiative also comes in line with KHDA’s inclusive policy that seeks to change society’s attitude towards people of determination allowing for a more inclusive education policy framework.
To educate the society and mark the autism awareness month celebrations, the preschool is running a series of sessions for teachers, caregivers, children and parents acr ...... read more
EMIRATE TO HIGHLIGHT ACHIEVEMENTS IN MEDIA SECTOR AT KUWAIT FORUM
SHARJAH, Sharjah Government Media Bureau, April 18, 2018 -- A high-level media delegation, headed by Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Media Council, will take part in the 15th edition of the Arab Media Forum, being held from April 22-23 in Kuwait.
The Sharjah delegation includes HE Dr Khalid Omar Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Media City, HE Mohammed Khalaf, Director General of Sharjah Media Corporation, HE Tariq Saeed Allay, Director of Sharjah Government Media Bureau, HE Hassan Yaqoub Al Mansouri, Secretary General of Sharjah Media Council and other members of the Emirate’s media an ...... read more
Demand for Middle East spare parts and auto services on upward trend with market tipped to surpass US$15 billion mark by 2021
April 18, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: Global automotive aftermarket manufacturers are gearing up for period of robust business growth in the Middle East, while new research indicates car sales and the corresponding demand for spare parts and auto services is on an upward trend.
IQR is a Spanish producer of lubricants under the brand name Matrix, and is launching its operations in the Gulf region to find new partners, while Autopumps from the UK is testing the regional waters for the supply of its aftermarket parts not only for the automotive industry, but for indus ...... read more
Demand for Middle East spare parts and auto services on upward trend with market tipped to surpass US$15 billion mark by 2021
April 18, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: Global automotive aftermarket manufacturers are gearing up for period of robust business growth in the Middle East, while new research indicates car sales and the corresponding demand for spare parts and auto services is on an upward trend.
IQR is a Spanish producer of lubricants under the brand name Matrix, and is launching its operations in the Gulf region to find new partners, while Autopumps from the UK is testing the regional waters for the supply of its aftermarket parts not only for the automotive industry, but for indus ......
Panasonic to deepen its reach in the region through sales channel expansion, broader and innovative product portfolio
To launch new campaigns as part of ongoing strategy to reinforce competitive edge as a premium Japanese brand
18 April 2018 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) announced today that the company remains bullish about its Middle East prospects and looks for further growth as it marks its 100th anniversary.
At the annual dealers’ convention in Dubai, PMMAF’s Managing Director Hiroki Soejima reflected on the company’s rich heritage of innovation and outlined how it ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2018: COLAB is an award –winning dry shampoo created by a team of beauty insiders, including international blogger Ruth Crilly. Spray the brilliant quick fix formula into roots for amazing oil absortion without white residue- for effortlessly refreshed hair in an instant.
Explore COLAB”s collection of fragrances including three brand new scents.
Original Fragrance – ‘Too cool for school’ vibe and an effortlessly cool, bergamot and rose scent. Slay All Day!
Paradise Fragrance- Feel-good flamingo vibes and a totally tropical, coconut scent. That’s my kind of Paradise!
Tropical Fragrance – carnival vi ...... read more
April 18, 2018 - Dubai, UAE
INTRODUCING PANDORA SHINE
Immerse yourself in hand-finished luxury and golden sun-kissed hues, inspired by the beauty of nature.
PANDORA SHINE SPRING 2018 COLLECTION
Soft honey hues and royal, vibrant yellows have never looked this stunning. This season, PANDORA taps into nature’s fascinating elements and the sun’s gorgeous glow with PANDORA Shine, a new precious metal in 18k gold-plated sterling silver. Bringing a touch of luxe to spring styles, PANDORA Shine highlights every facet of you.
Make it your second nature and shine bright with PANDORA this spring.
Feel radiant from the inside out with PANDORA Shine, our new preciou ...... read more
Express every side of you with nature-inspired jewellery in spring 2018
April 18, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: THE NATURE OF PANDORA SPRING 2018 COLLECTION
As nature reawakens for spring, we take its most beautiful elements as our muse.
From the purity of water to wonderful birds, butterflies and wildflowers to the colours of a rainbow and the delicate drops of morning dew.
Expect elegant shapes with fluid lines and multi-coloured, ethically-sourced stones that allow you to explore every facet of your personality this spring.
DO EXPRESS YOUR NATURE.
Inspired by water, the source of life, our collection of hand-finished sterling silver jewellery sparkles with aqua blue stones an ...... read more
Tried and tested at Coachella opening weekend!
United Arab Emirates, 18th April 2018: The first weekend of Coachella may be over but there’s still more to come, as well as a flurry of summer festivals on the horizon! So, if you’re starting to ponder about how all the super-chic festival goers, including the fresh-faced celebs and influencers stay looking their best, whilst living their best life, then FOREO is here to help you put on your best festival face forward this season.
Yes, it’s possible to maintain your glow-on-the-go with limited sleep thanks to FOREO. The Swedish beauty brand fled to Coachella to give you the ultimate guide to festival fa ...... read more
Come share memorable Ramadan experiences at Danat Al Ain Resort
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2018: Ramadan at Danat Al Ain Resort captures the true essence of Arab traditions.
Guests can fully embrace the Arabic culture from magnificent Iftars to Suhoors, traditional music and an infinite array of mesmerizing cuisines specially prepared for the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Danat Al Ain Resort, the five star luxury resort in Al Ain, gets ready for a joyous and peaceful Ramadan celebration beginning in May. The resort will be soon disclosing the numerous activities, which will take place during the Holy Month.
“Ramadan is a special time for us every year. We look f ...... read more
Sheikh Ahmed: The region’s airports are investing in the latest technology and concepts to delight customers and stay ahead of the competition
Passenger experience and digitisation among topics to be debated
CAPA ties-up with Reed Exhibitions as Event Partner for GALF
Event to explore strategic challenges facing airports
Held at DICEC on May 7
Dubai, April 18, 2018: An impressive line-up of influential leaders and experts from the world of aviation will address this year’s Global Airport Leaders’ Forum (GALF) on the opening day of the 18th edition of Airport Show at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC) on May 7 under the patron ...... read more
RAK to increase tourism’s GDP contribution to 10% by 2025 from 5%
RAK to have 1m annual visitors by end of 2018, 2.9m by 2025
RAK development progressing fast but seeks to attract more investment
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, April 18, 2018: His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah has delivered the keynote opening speech on day 2 of the 3-day Arabian Hotel Investment Conference, (17 – 19 April 2018).
Held in partnership with Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA), the 14th Arabian Hotel Investment Conference 2018 (AHIC) will provide unique insights into mo ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2018: Flamengo’s Reinier Jesus Carvalho, the leading goal-scorer at the 8th Hamdan Bin Mohammed U16 International Football Championship, is hoping to keep his form going in Thursday’s final against Real Madrid and help his team return home as champions.
Flamengo, the Brazil U16 champions, have looked in a league of their own at the Dubai Police Officers’ Club, cruising into the semis with three emphatic wins in the group stages. They opened with a 5-1 win over Al Wasl and then routed Egypt’s Al Ahly 8-0 before closing with a 3-0 win over PSV Eindhoven.
Up against 2016 finalist Borussia Dortmund in the semis, the Brazilians, who are ma ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2018: Inspired by the concept of cryptocurrency, renowned independent Swiss watch brand Chronoswiss joined forces with Tech Bureau Europe to create five luxurious crypto‐design watches. These extravagant models have been manufactured in a limited edition of only 101 pieces each. They are available exclusively via the cryptocurrency exchange platform Zaif.
Working closely with the Japanese company Tech Bureau, independent and family‐run Swiss watch brand Chronoswiss has created an exclusive series of crypto‐design watches based on the Flying Regulator Open Gear. These limited‐edition collector’s pieces boast a high ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 18 April 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that from this month, it will be using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to verify ‘Ejari’ contracts.
The new technology is part of DLD’s latest governance system for verifying lease contracts, and the AI will be used to correctly match contract signatures with those in the department’s database.
The new system is aligned with the ‘UAE Strategy for Artificial Intelligence’ launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, which represents a new stage in the development of the UAE as the ......
Abu Dhabi partnership sees thousands of Houbara bustards transported in last three years
Abu Dhabi, UAE, April 18, 2018: Etihad Cargo and the International Fund for Houbara Conservation (IFHC), one of the world’s leading conservation programmes, have recently transported a shipment of more than 100 vulnerable Houbara bustards for release into their natural habitats. In the past three years, the partnership between the two organisations has led to the successful relocation and integration into the wild of more than 3,000 Houbara across the world.
The venture, which is part of the Sheikh Khalifa Houbara Reintroduction Programme, began in 2014, when the ......
Medeor 24x7 International Hospital, Al Ain finds slipped discs are more common in lower back and affects twice as many men as women aged 30 to 50 in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 18th April, 2018: The spine consists of multiple bones called vertebrae that are stacked on top of each other. In between each vertebra there are protective circular pads called discs that contains a softer gel-like substance. The discs help maintain the back's flexibility and wide range of movement. A slipped disc – known as a prolapsed or herniated disc – occurs when one of the discs is damaged and presses on the nerves. This can cause back pain and neck pain.
When asked to addr ......
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 18 2018: Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company (ADSB), a leading provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, military and commercial vessels, has launched two 64-meter landing ships for the Kuwait Naval Force as part of a contract to build eight naval ships to support Kuwait’s military capabilities.
The ships were launched during a ceremony held at the headquarters of the Kuwaiti Naval Force in the presence of Lieutenant General Mohammad Al-Khodr, Chief of the General Staff at Kuwait Armed Forces; Lieutenant General Sheikh Abdullah Al-Nawaf Al-Sabah, Deputy Chief of Staff; Major-General Khaled Al-Kandari, Commander of the Kuwait Nav ......
Dubai, 18 April 2018: The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) has announced its strong participation at the Arabian Travel Market 2018 (ATM) trade show, to be held in Dubai from 22-25 April.
As part of its push to grow tourism from the GCC region, the German National Tourist Board, together with 21 leading tourism enterprises from Germany, will be attending the four-day travel trade show in Dubai with its redesigned 120 square metre stand.
Visitors to the German National Tourist Board’s stand will be able to meet a wide range of premium German tourism brands, including luxurious hotels, department stores and state-of-the-art medical clinics. To reflect the great ...... read more
UL 3030 certification designed to ensure battery operated systems used to power remote-controlled drones meet rigorous safety criteria
Standard designed to make help ensure electrical system mitigates risk of fire, electric shock and other hazardous malfunctions that can result in damage to property and personal injury
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 17 April 2018: With drone technology expected to flow into the MENA region in the next decade, global safety science firm UL has now created a platform designed to help ensure the safety of lithium-ion battery powered unmanned aerial systems.
The UL 3030 Standard establishes a baseline for ele ......
The UAE's Ministry of Economy has revealed the signing of a series of new strategic Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with 14 government entities as part of the launching of the National Program for Supporting Young Innovative Companies. The signings were held on the sidelines of the Ministry's participation in the Government Accelerators; a new government approach designed to accelerate the achievement of the National Agenda of UAE Vision 2021. The government entities that have signed new partnerships with the Ministry of Economy include the Ministry of Finance, the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA), the Securities & Commodities Authority, Takamul Program, Emirates ......
Kuala Lumpur, 17 April 2018 – Despite the competitive Shariah-compliant market for financial services structures and solutions in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, Labuan IBFC is confident that its omnibus Islamic legislation and its strong Shariah Supervisory Council will continue to keep Labuan IBFC as a key jurisdictional option for Gulf businesses and families.
To further drive this message, the midshore jurisdiction’s promotional and marketing arm, Labuan IBFC Inc will be organising a week-long market development drive in the Gulf, which will include numerous business development meetings, participation in a wealth management conference and the hosting of a bespo ......
Participation to build on steady tourism growth as delegation prepares to make key announcements and ink major agreements during the fair
Abu Dhabi, 17 April 2018: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) announced today that it will be participating in the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2018, taking place between 22-25 April in the World Trade Center in Dubai.
Aligned with DCT Abu Dhabi’s promotional strategy, this participation aims to further elevate the Emirate’s profile as a leading destination of distinction and increase the number of guest arrivals.
DCT Abu Dhabi will be joined by 77 industry stakeholders including governmen ......
Speaking ahead of Arabian Travel Market, Sajwani shares perspectives on how one of the world’s top holiday and business destinations will welcome 20 million visitors by 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 April 2018: Just days ahead of the highly anticipated Arabian Travel Market, being held 22 – 25 April 2018 in Dubai, Hussain Sajwani, Chairman of DAMAC, shared insights on Dubai’s hospitality sector and the importance of innovation in paving the road ahead for one of the world’s top holiday and business destinations.
DAMAC Hotels & Resorts will be present at Arabian Travel Market 2018, which is the leading global event for the Middle East ......
Capital’s leading real estate event remains key date for big name developers
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 17 April, 2018: The 12th edition of Cityscape Abu Dhabi officially kicked off today, opening the doors to organisations keen to tap into an unrivalled audience of real estate investors from around the world, and many of the big names in the regional property industry.
Leading local and international developers, including Aldar Properties, Bloom Holding and IMKAN, were out in full force, displaying the latest developments and upcoming projects slated for the emirate.
Maan Al Awlaqi, Executive Director – Commercial, Aldar Properties, said: “Cityscape Abu Dhabi is ...... read more
The “Shukran Zayed” art piece design was officially unveiled by H.H. Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court, along with Ghanem Al Mansoori, CEO of Tamouh.
Created by Emirati artist Ashwaq Abdullah, the “Shukran Zayed” installation was shown for the first time at Cityscape Abu Dhabi.
Tamouh, master developer of Reem Island, will showcase properties including Reem Downtown and Horizon Towers at leading real estate event.
Abu Dhabi, April 17, 2018: Abu Dhabi-based developer Tamouh Investments has unveiled a unique art piece created in honour of the UAE’s founding father, the late Sheikh Zayed, at C ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2018: English golfer Tommy Fleetwood is the latest addition to OMEGA's already impressive roster of golfing ambassadors.
The 27 year old player from Southport, a rising star on the European and PGA tours, has already claimed four tournament victories and is the 2017 Race to Dubai Champion.
2017 also saw the young golfer finish strongly in the US Open and World Golf Championships in Mexico.
Since Tommy Fleetwood was a child, sneaking on to Royal Birkdale with his father, he's been obsessed with golf. And the game is still very much a family affair, as his wife Clare is also his manager.
The CEO and President of OMEGA, Mr. Raynald Aeschlima ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2018: This year a Madrigal Mini II refined the combination of sophistication and modernity, the specially developed watch merges attention to detail with eye-catching looks.
The Madrigal Mini II family is music to the ears of modern women who enjoy celebrating their feminity in style. A tapered central attachment between case and bracelet is reminiscent of the curves of a subtle hourglass figure. An array of monochrome and bi-colour metal bracelets team up with silver color and modern Arabesques or shimmering mother of pearl dials.
The broad range of looks echoes the brand’s origins in a famous Parisian fashion house as material ...... read more
Upgrade to a brand new Galaxy S9 or S9+ for an exclusive price when you trade in your current device at select Samsung Brand stores and retailers in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2018: Don’t miss your chance to own Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone for an exclusive discounted price when you trade in your current device. For a limited time only, Samsung is giving its customers in the UAE the opportunity to upgrade their current device and save big on the all-new Galaxy S9 or S9+, equipped with Samsung’s best-yet smartphone camera and a range of innovative features. Customers with select smartphone models can trade in their current device for a new Samsung G ...... read more
Dubai, April 17, 2018: Caparol Paints, a leading player in the global paints industry, has expanded its portfolio with the launch its own line of advanced generation SprayPlaster system.
Caparol has been at the forefront of adopting new technologies, which complement the local market conditions. Caparol SprayPlaster system, works as a rectifier and leveler for irregularities in buildings.
Caparol SprayPlaster is a pre-mix acrylic-copolymer based, high-build, all-purpose filler/skim coating which is semi-smooth plaster for concrete surfaces. The SprayPlaster can be used to achieve levelled dense surface for smooth coatings, or directly with suitable textured Caparol em ......
DP World top management meets industry leaders to mark success
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 April 2018: The automotive and spare parts companies operating in DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) recorded business worth AED 39.5 billion in 2017.
DP World, UAE Region recently held a forum for automotive companies to celebrate the close ties with the industry and to highlight the sector’s position as a cornerstone of business growth in Jafza.
Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, DP World, said: “The encouraging performance of the sector underlines Dubai’s position as the preferred logistics and dis ......
AED9 Million Project Featuring Five Villas to Take Shape in Al Gharoud Area
Revenues from Complex Allocated to Foundation’s Endowment Way-Out (Disbursement) for Islamic Affairs
Dubai-UAE: 17 April 2018: His Excellency Khaled Al Thani, Deputy Secretary General of Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF), laid the foundation stone for the charity and endowment residential complex, at a special ceremony attended by senior AMAF officials. The complex located in Al Garhoud area, once complete, will feature five villas.
With a total construction cost of AED9 million, the project is expected to generate AED750,000 in annual revenues. ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2018: Mido is bringing the past into the present with the new Multifort Datometer. The brand is celebrating its 100th anniversary by revisiting one of its flagship models, first launched in 1939.
The 2018 version borrows the original’s essential features while bringing it firmly up to date. Endowed with a superb polished and satin-finished steel case with rose PVD treatment, the Multifort Datometer reveals a silvered, finely sandblasted dial, decorated with black transfers, recreating the 1939 design almost identically.
The characteristic detail of this rare and timeless model is the date, indicated by a hand with a red varnished tip. ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, 16 April 2018: UAE continued its lead in the Arab, Middle Eastern and African regions in global export rankings, at 15th place, up by 4 places, according to a recent report by the World Trade Organization (WTO). It is behind only Russia, Spain and Switzerland. The country also improved its merchandise imports rating to become the 18th in the world.
The report, released recently by the World Trade Organization (WTO), also pointed out that the UAE ranked 21st globally and first in the Arab world, in export of services as well as 17th in the world and first in the Arab world, in the import of services.
According to WTO estimates, the UAE achieved merchandise exports grew by 20. ......
UAE, April 16, 2018 – The Board of Governors of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) recently assessed its bilateral cooperation with the Kingdom of Bahrain’s Ministry of Education, with positive reviews to the significant steps being made by both parties in supporting the initiatives that will reshape the future of education based on smart technologies.
The extraordinary Board meeting came after a special meeting held between H.E. Majid Al-Nuaimi, Minister of Education and Chairman of the Higher Education Council in Bahrain, and Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of HBMSU, to discuss the possibilities of establishing a major partnership that will enhance the education sy ......
UAE, 16 April 2018 - The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) in cooperation with Dubai National Air Transport Association (Dnata), one of the largest suppliers of combined air services in the world, successfully organized the 9th Travel Road Exhibition. The event, which was participated in by international travel and tourism companies, aimed at providing the best travel, tourism and hotel offers for employees of the Ministry and their families as well, including key services that can suit their needs. The exhibition was held in line with MOHAP's continuing efforts to achieve high levels of job satisfaction and help achieve happiness for its employees.
The event was graced by His ......
Multiple Full & Part Time Jobs with Flexible Working Hours Available, Helping Mothers to Return to the Workplace
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Mumzworld, the region’s leading e-commerce platform for all things mother, baby and child, has taken yet another innovative step in helping to empower mothers with the re-introduction of their pioneering and highly successful ‘return to work’ programme for qualified and professional mums who are looking to return to the workplace.
The initiative introduced by the leading award-winning company that was founded by two mums and includes a dynamic team of women at all levels of the organisation, promises flexible work ...... read more
April 16, 2018 - The widespread adoption of digitization initiatives across the Middle East has also resulted in the growing vulnerability to cyber-attacks. The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) alone foiled a total of 86 cyber-attacks against government, semi-government and private sector entities in the UAE during the first two months of 2018. If adequate measures are not taken to mitigate the risk, cyber-attacks will continue to disrupt the progress of digital transformation, which can in turn slow down economic growth.
In the light of continuing cyber threats, immediate adoption of information management solutions and legislations such as the EU’s General Data Protec ......
Stand out from the crowd as Aussie based brand brings it’s bold & beautiful range of children’s lifestyle pieces to the UAE and Oman
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Finding stylish and functional accessories for your little one shouldn’t be a chore, and with Aussie-owned Penny Scallan Design now available in the Middle East, the task has been made so much easier for parents and gift givers alike! With a beautiful range of the loveliest lunchboxes, roomiest backpacks, the most eco-friendly mealtime sets and much more, Penny Scallan Design is your one-stop-shop for children’s lifestyle pieces. From babyhood through to the school years, Penny Scallan Design&rsqu ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 April 2018: His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, has launched an interactive Environmental Geographic Information System (GIS) that provides access to baseline geospatial database of environmentally-significant locations.
The Environmental GIS has three main products: GeoEnvAE smart application for smart phones and tablets – compatible with Google's Android and Apple's iOS operating systems, the MOCCAE GIS website, and the ad hoc “Environmental Atlas” maps system.
The GeoEnvAE application offers a range of geospatial data and services to help the Ministry&rsqu ......
Google’s first digital skills program in Arabic designed to help youth find jobs, grow their careers or start their own businesses.
Online learning platform offers 100 lessons across 26 core topics, all in Arabic and free of charge
Google.org to award $1 million grant to INJAZ Al-Arab, a regional nonprofit organization, which will offer in-person trainings to students in rural areas and underprivileged communities
Google signs agreement with MiSK Foundation to roll out in-person trainings to students across Saudi Arabia in one year
Total of 200,000 people to be trained by INJAZ Al-Arab and MISK Foundation, with a target of 50% female participation
Dubai, UAE, Apr ...... read more
All-new compact model completes Genesis core sedan range
Graceful exterior styling matched by sophisticated interior
Performance and handling focus on driver experience
Advanced technology for convenience and safety
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Genesis has officially launched its compact G70 luxury sedan in Middle East markets, completing the ambitious brand’s core sedan line-up.
Engineered as a dynamic car with strong appeal to younger customers and more enthusiastic drivers, the G70 joins the flagship G90 large sedan and mid-sized G80 and G80 Sport, once again demonstrating the commitment to excellence and authenticity that underpins the wo ...... read more
Only 0.1% will be successful
38 different careers
Official ‘Selection Committee’ has been appointed to screen applications and shortlist potential candidates for the programme
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 April 2018: Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre today announced that they have received over 4,000 applications from Emiratis across the UAE aspiring to go beyond the Earth’s atmosphere and become part of the UAE Astronaut Programme.
The programme, funded by ICT Fund of the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA), was launched in December 2017 and was open for application ......
DUBAI - April 16, 2018: KeyBS, a dynamic solution provider and systems integrator company, and a fully owned subsidiary of Arabi Holding Group, introduced three advanced fintech solutions namely KeyKIOSK, KeyEVD, KeyMobile and KeyWeb at the Seamless Middle East 2018 exhibition. The new technologies are aimed at empowering provision of payment services in both public and private sectors.
The Seamless Middle East Exhibition 2018 is being held at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre on April 15 and 16, 2018. KeyBS the UAE-based leader in the region’s payment solutions industry.
Commenting on the company’s new solutions introduced a ......
Technology in TVs has come a long way in just a short few decades, completely transforming it from an electronic appliance into a piece of art
DUBAI, April 16, 2018: Television technology has come a long way, transforming not just the way we consume our entertainment, but also the formats in which media is broadcasted or streamed. Today, we can imagine – and expect – TVs to do a lot more than just display our favourite media.
Today, consumers demand TVs that are not just slim, but so thin that they are like paintings on walls. TVs today are more than just appliances, but an element of décor that can seamlessly integrate into the design of a home, and ......
Beat the hot weather and make the most of Aventura’s extended opening hours from now until the end of the season
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Calling all adrenaline junkies! If you have already experienced the action-packed Aventura Park during the day, why not make the most of the cooler nights and enjoy an exhilarating zip-line in the Ghaf tree-lined forest in Mushrif Park after dark?
At Aventura Parks, you can test your mental and physical agility whilst having fun in the great outdoors. Dubai’s first adventure park offers an unforgettable experience filled with thrilling zip lines and over 80 climbing, tree-surfing, zip-lining, rope-crossing ...... read more
Dubai – 16 April 2018: Dubai Customs took part in the Think Science Fair 2018, held from April 16 to 18 at Dubai World Trade Centre under the patronage of HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Foreign Minister.
Such events like Think Science Fair are highly important to Dubai Customs which looks at knowledge and innovation as pillars to develop and thrive today.
On the first day of the Fair, Dubai Customs showcased 11 innovations that were built and created in-house. These included an amphibian inspection buggy, a mobile inspection lab, a remote integrated container inspection system, a smart inspection system in the airports, a customs clearance buggy, and ...... read more
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, 16 April 2018: Union Cement Company, currently listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) plans to de-list its shares from the stock exchange and convert company into Private Joint Stock Company.
At Company's General Assembly held on 25 March 2018, shareholders of UCC resolved to de-list the Company and convert it into a Private Joint Stock Company.
The Shareholders also approved the redemption of shares from the current shareholders at a price of AED2.10 per share.
The price represents 14% premium to the last traded price of AED1.85 per share and 51% premium to the last 6 months' average price.
Company pu ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2018: Rolling Cones, a premium concept in soft serve ice cream launches in the UAE at the Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights. Conceptualized by the dynamic duo, Sunaina Khanna Harisinghani and Prateek Shah, Rolling Cones, a first of its kind desert parlour offers extravagant ice cream and coffee concepts adorned with pure edible gold laced with delectable crunchies and sprinkles of gold dust.
With exotic blends to choose from, Rolling Cones introduces authentic taste and creamy texture of ice creams that bring new meaning to rich desserts. Most recommended on the menu is The Rolling Luxury and My Precious, a piece of art created for ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Adding to its successful Adamavi collection, Carl F. Bucherer is excited to announce nine new additions in three different sizes. The collection’s name is derived from the Latin word adamare, which means “to come to love something” or “to take pleasure in something.” A perfect name for a collection that combines timeless and pure elegance with reliable mechanics. The Adamavi collection has thus gained great popularity among men and women throughout the years.
Baselworld 2018. Watchmaking skills, technical innovations, and continuity are what set the 130-year-old family business Carl F. Bucherer apart from the rest o ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Skyline University College organized the 3rd Economics Day event on April 9, 2018 at SUC Campus. During the event, SUC Macroeconomic students showcased their depth of economic knowledge on topical issues affecting the global economy through visuals, posters, and videos. This year’s theme focused on the global economy and the recently introduced VAT in UAE as the countdown to Dubai 2020 begins.
The event was graced by two leading business and financial experts in the world of global trade, Ms. Joy Ajlouny, Co-Founder of Fetchr and Ms. Divya Bhagtani, CEO and Co-Founder of Accountants Box.
Ms. Joy advised students to take risks, to cons ...... read more
16 April 2018, Dubai, UAE: - Emirates Post Group (EPG), the UAEs leading postal and express provider received the Best Performance Project Award from SABA talent management solutions. The award, presented at a summit attended by SABA experts and their regional clients, applauded EPG for successfully implementing a fully integrated web-based performance appraisal system within a short period of time.
Commenting on the win, EPGs Chief Support Services Officer, Sami Mohammed Al Khaja, said, “Moving from and replacing traditional paper-based performance reviews to a performance appraisal software allows us to effectively manage employees and strengthen our talent management ...... read more
Recognised for its outstanding efforts for the 5th consecutive year
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: InfoFort, an Aramex company and a leading information management solution provider in the Middle East and Africa, was awarded the Dubai Chamber CSR Label for the fifth consecutive year.
The initiative established by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry aims to encourage and honour outstanding companies for their CSR and sustainability efforts.
InfoFort was recognized for its exemplary workplace practices and extensive involvement in the community. Over the years, InfoFort has invested in education to reduce youth unemployment rates and undertaken several recycling ...... read more
Integration of Arista EOS with Fortinet Security Fabric Enables Greater Security Management of Scale-out Architecture to Map to Network Traffic Requirements
UAE, Dubai– April 16, 2018: Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, automated and integrated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that Arista Networks, a leading provider of software-defined cloud networking solutions for large data center, storage and computing environments, has joined the Fortinet Fabric-Ready Partner Program.
This announcement marks an expansion of the existing relationship between Fortinet and Arista, and further demonstrates an aligned commitment to securing today’s dynamic data cent ......
Jazz, CR-V and Accord win at Wheels COTY and MECOTY awards
Dubai, April 16, 2018: Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has announced that the Honda Jazz, Accord and CR-V has won top honours at two leading automotive award functions.
The recently launched Jazz won Best Compact car award at the annual Wheels Car of the Year awards while the CR-V and Accord (has since undergone a full model change and was launched in the UAE last month) won best Midsize Sedan and Best Small SUV respectively at the Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) awards.
The all-new Jazz comes loaded with features i ...... read more
DUBAI – April 16, 2018: Dubai-based Al Kasir Group launched three Crypto assets backed by certified diamonds. Al Kasir Jewellery Trading and Al Kasir portal, a joint venture under the private office of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Obaid Al Maktoum, announced the launch of the innovative diamond trading model using the blockchain technology for the first time in the world.
Al Kasir Group, a joint venture under the private office of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Obaid Al Maktoum and Dr. Amit Lakhanpal, Indian entrepreneur, property developer and director of the Al Kasir Group.
Speaking at a press conference in Dubai, Dr. Lakhanpal said, “Cryptocurrenc ...... read more
Smart Solutions and IT Technology (SSIT) introduces comprehensive Range of Print Solutions to Cater to Region’s Document Management Needs
For the first time, The globally renowned product range of A4 and A3 mono and colour multifunctional and print systems includes over 40 models of printers and photocopiers will be available in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2018: Smart Solutions and IT Technology (SSIT), the region’s leading one-stop shop for office automation solutions and part of the Al Ahlia Group, is delighted to introduce an extensive range of TA Triumph-Adler products to the UAE market.
TA Triumph-Alder’ ......
HyperloopTT announces arrival of the first full-scale passenger and freight tubes and a first look at plans for the research and development facility in Toulouse, France.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2018: Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) announced today the arrival of the first set of tubes designed to move both people and freight to their research and development center in Toulouse, France.
With an interior diameter of 4.0 meters, the system is optimized both for passenger capsules and shipping containers.
The first phase includes a closed 320 meter system that will be operational this year. In addition, a second full-scale syste ......
Prepare to be blown away!
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: From the moment you step into the luxurious surrounds of the new SWISH by Immaclife blow dry bar and make-up studio in Abu Dhabi, your new regime begins. Your expert SWISH stylist will quickly consult with you to understand your hair needs and prescribe exclusive Davines products to suit your requirements. Discuss your weekly schedule with your stylist and she can customize a care regime just for you. Maybe you need to start with an 8am blow dry before an important presentation at work, a mid‐week pick-me‐up blow‐out with light make‐up for date night, or perhaps a pre‐brunch indulgent hai ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 April 2018: The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) has confirmed that markets in the UAE are free of listeria-contaminated Australian rock melons.
The confirmation comes in response to recent rumors circulating on social media in this context.
On March 5, 2018, MOCCAE issued a decision to withdraw and remove Australian rock melons from the UAE’s markets, in line with the Ministerial Decree no. 433 for 2017 on Rapid Alert System for Food.
Majd Al Herbawi, Food Safety Director at MOCCAE, said: “The decision comes in the wake of what has been circulated in international newspapers regarding the listeria-c ......
Deliveries up 3.0%: 604,629 units sold worldwide
Sales growth achieved in all major sales regions
First-quarter electrified sales up 38.3%: 26,858 delivered worldwide
March 2018 best-ever single month for BMW Group
United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2018: The BMW Group has achieved its best ever first-quarter sales with a total of 604,629 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles delivered to customers, an increase of 3.0% on last year and the first time the company has sold over 600,000 vehicles this early in the year.
March 2018 was the company’s best-ever single month for sales, with a total of 256,162 (+0.5%) vehicles delivered.
BMW Group sales in March were s ......
15 April 2018, Dubai: This Ramadan, Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre will be offering an Iftar and Suhour buffet in Medley Restaurant as well as special deals for larger corporate groups looking to celebrate for “breaking the fast” together hosted by the property’s Moroccan Chef Mama, who is known for her rich delicious dishes and amazing hospitality.
Batoul Jarmourne also known as “Chef Mama”, was born in 1947 and worked with Princess Lalla Amina in the late 80’s in Rabat, the youngest sister of the late King Hassan II of Morocco. She has been the unsung hero in Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre as she is the Master Chef behind the s ...... read more
The jewellery retailer has announced the winners of their ‘The Great Gold Rush’ campaign
Revealed a huge collection of jewellery in gold, diamonds and precious gems to celebrate this festive season
Ongoing campaign ’10 Kg gold for 100 winners’ is available until 21st April, 2018
Participating outlets: All Malabar Gold & Diamonds outlets in the Middle East and Far East
Main attraction: Chance to win up to 100 Gold Bars weighing 100 grams each
Announced 54 lucky winners names as of today
Offers in UAE
Customers will get two raffle coupons with every diamond jewelry purchase worth AED 500.
Will get one raffle coupon for ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 April 2018: One of the most anticipated days at the du Football Champions - the national semi-finals, took place on Saturday where the 48 strongest youth football teams from Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Northern Emirates and Dubai faced off for the first time to secure their place in the finals of du Football Champions taking place at Dubai Mall on 20th April.
Home of the UAE Schools & Streets Cups, the nations official cups and in partnership with LaLiga, teams playing in the semi-finals kicked off their matches with great energy supported by crowds of friends and fans.
The stakes were higher as teams battled it out to secure a place i ......
Further reductions encourage shoppers to bag high-end brands at affordable prices
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 April 2018: The Outlet Village, Dubai’s indoor shopping and leisure destination by Meraas, is set to host a one-of-a-kind Village Street Sale. Over two weekends, high-end outlets will further reduce their already discounted prices, offering unbeatable bargains on clothes, accessories and more.
From 18 to 21 April and again from 25 to 28 April, The Outlet Village will transform into a plaza market, with retailers displaying their products outside the shops, inviting shoppers to walk around and discover the unique collections on sal ...... read more
Creative two-week job hunt drew applications from over 200 mothers
Dubai, 15 April 2018: Dragon Mart has named Dubai-based Ines Akari as its official Toy Detective, following a two-week recruitment drive among mums across the UAE.
Ines, who beat over 200 mothers to secure the role, was chosen for her passion, enthusiasm and communications skills. She will share her adventures and recommendations for the best toys with other mothers across the UAE through her personal and Dragon Mart’s social media channels.
Ines, who was born in 1985 and has lived in Dubai since 2009, said: “I am delighted to have been selected ...... read more
No hidden costs, no contracts, only complete control over your mobile usage
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 April 2018: Benefit from the data and minutes offered on a contract plan with the flexibility of prepaid with the all-new Control Plan from du.
Now smartphone users who want to upgrade from prepaid without the worry of overspending have a solution that gives them a fixed monthly bill and the flexibility to recharge for additional usage.
Customers who subscribe to this new plan will not have any contractual obligations, meaning they can cancel at any time.
They can choose from four options within the plan – these include:
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Dubai-UAE: 15 April 2018 – Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) held a felicitation ceremony to recognize the achievements of more than 200 school and university students under its care for scoring above 85 percent during the 2017 academic year.
His Excellency Ali Al Mutawa, Secretary General of AMAF, and His Excellency Khaled Al Thani, Deputy Secretary General of AMAF graced the honoring ceremony that was attended by AMAF department heads and employees, and several business leaders in the UAE.
As part of its mission to enable the less privileged segments of the population, AMAF spent over AED35 million during 2017 to support health, education and social care. O ...... read more
Integration enables organizations to visualize vulnerabilities across data centers and clouds through a real-time global vulnerability map
Dubai, UAE — APRIL 15, 2018 — Illumio today announced new global vulnerability mapping capabilities on its Adaptive Security Platform®. For the first time, vulnerability and threat data from the Qualys Cloud Platform is integrated with Illumio application dependency mapping to show potential attack paths in real time. The integration between the Qualys Cloud Platform and Illumio delivers vulnerability maps, enabling organizations to see connections to vulnerabilities within and between applications. This new ......