United Arab Emirates, Dubai, June 20, 2018: Rashid Hospital becomes the first in Dubai to implement sacral nerve stimulation known as InterStim technique for the treatment of fecal incontinence and chronic constipation.Fecal incontinence is the inability to control bowel movements. Many factors can cause this condition such as nerve or ...
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2018: The delicate DS Podium Lady 33 mm has been substantially refined and is presenting its latest collection featuring intense colours. Vibrant cherry red, dark emerald green and classic black are combined with rose-gold accents and a dual-colour design. An iridescent, shimmering black mother-of-pearl dial gives th...
Abu Dhabi, 20 June 2018: Mubadala Petroleum announces that it has completed the acquisition from Italy’s Eni of a 10 percent participating interest in the offshore Shorouk Concession in Egypt, which contains the supergiant Zohr gas field. Following the completion, Eni, through its subsidiary IEOC, holds a 50 percent interest in th...
Dubai-based developer Danube Properties’ development portfolio grows to 4,744 apartments, worth Dh3.69 billion News Highlights Danube Properties offers studios starting from Dh290,000 at Lawnz Danube Properties delivered 831 residential units worth Dh1.12 billion including 171 townhouses within Dreamz project worth Dh500 million by March...
New 24/7 sleeping service to offer flexible hourly bookings20th June, 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Abu Dhabi Airports today announced the opening of Aerotel’s new airport transit sleeping facility at the Abu Dhabi International Airport. The latest addition marks the airport’s second facility that is operated by Aer...
New number one provider of projectors above 6k lumens Dubai, UAE; June 20, 2018: Epson is now the leading projector manufacturer in the Pro AV and installation market above 6,000 lumens, according to latest market share data from Futuresource. Epson now commands 26.7 per cent of the Pro Displays market, an increase of al...
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2018: Throughout his career, Ricardo Rodríguez relied on his passion, skill, and precision to make a difference out on the field, these same qualities are just as important in the world of watchmaking. Now, Carl F. Bucherer and the Swiss national soccer player have joined forces in a strong partnership.Sascha Moeri, ...
The poll on nuclear energy conducted by independent global market research company Nielsen shows that 82 percent of UAE residents are in favor of using nuclear energy for generating electricity - the highest level of support globally Al Dhafra residents show highest acceptance levels in the UAE for the construction of the Barakah plantAbu Dhabi, U...
Dubai, 19 June 2018: Dragon Mart 2 is set to become an entertainment paradise this Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) with weekly Dodge RAM prizes, The Great Looney Games live performances, Candy Land games, roaming parades and more.Dodge RAM raffle draw: 22 June to 4 August Spend AED200 at any retail or dining outlet at Dragon Mart 2 an...
Prime projects including the iconic WTC Noida, the world’s largest world trade Centre will be showcased. Properties at 0% interest and no EMI’s until possession plus complimentary return air tickets to India for buyers at the upcoming edition of the popular exhibition.19 June 2018; Dubai, UAE: Leading developers from ...
GDP, salaries of male and female workers, and growth by sector to feature in survey findings Sharjah, June 19, 2018: The Sharjah Department of Statistics and Community Development (DSCD) has announced the launch of a new economic survey project in Sharjah, which aims to offer a real-time analysis of sector-by-sector growth and transforma...
Emaar Malls team up with Emirates Skywards to launch an unprecedented rewards programme for shoppersDubai, UAE; June 19, 2018: Emaar Malls, the UAE’s leading owner and operator of shopping malls has partnered with Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates Airline, to deliver the ultimate rewards scheme for ...
Ulysse Nardin, the undisputed master of automatic movements, puts the spotlight on the art of Japanese swordsmanship with its CLAS-SIC SAMOURAÏ.Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Ulysse Nardin presents its new Hourstriker CLASSIC SAMOURAÏ, a strong symbolic tribute to Japanese culture. “Samurai” comes from the word “s...
ALFAHIM’s tie up with UAE Triathlon Federation highlights its commitment to the long-term development of the Emirates and health of residents. Partnership will see ALFAHIM work with the Federation to boost participation in triathlon and sporting events across the UAE. The Federation aims to increase number of youngsters and Emiratis regularl...
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Five ready-made portfolios to invest simply with ZAP funds
Each fund created with 6,000 to 20,000 underlying holdings
One-stop access to the world’s equity and bond markets
Full range of sectors including technology, media and energy
Low-cost, easy to maintain, scalable solution that is rebalanced regularly
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: Zurich International Life Ltd. (Zurich) is today launching Zurich Allocated Passive (ZAP) funds, a new investment solution which provides customers with five ready-made portfolios that make investing simple.
Some investors love the thrill of anticipating and identifying growth opportunities. Others prefer a simpler lower- ......
Dubai, UAE, 21 June 2018: The Dubai College of Tourism, part of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) hosted a workshop on customer service for all the young volunteers of Modhesh World, with training on how to provide the best service to visitors to the edutainment destination.
Mariam Al Maeeni, Director, Industry Nationalisation, Dubai College of Tourism, said: “At Dubai College of Tourism, we strive to attract young members of society who have a desire to volunteer and be part of Dubai Tourism’s numerous events throughout the year. There is currently a specific focus on youth, who are given top priority by the College as it s ......
In 2017, Turkey’s olive oil exports reached 53,627 tons, equivalent to USD 207,881,000.
Turkey aims to increase olive product exports to USD 3.8 billion by 2023.
Dubai, 21 June 2018: Turkish Exporters Assembly revealed that its olive and olive oil product exports to the UAE are growing at a rapid pace. In 2018, Turkey’s UAE olive and olive oil exports grew from USD 1,607,260 to USD 2,870,800 signifying a growth of 79%.
Olive oil represents the country’s fastest growing food exports sector. A majority of the olives produced in Turkey are pressed for oil, with only one-fourth of the production reserved for table olives.
Over the ......
DAMAC’s main sponsorship of LPS Beijing 2018 highlights China’s importance to the Dubai property market and the Company’s long-term commitment to Chinese investors
Dubai, UAE – 21 June 2018: DAMAC Properties, the leading luxury property developer based in Dubai, is showcasing a portfolio of luxury properties at Luxury Property Show (LPS) Beijing 2018, being held from June 22 – 24, 2018, at the Wanda Vista Beijing. DAMAC is a main sponsor of LPS 2018, and will be showcasing five of its most sought-after developments in Dubai to over 6,000 invitation-only visitors to the show.
Since 2002, DAMAC has been delivering luxury l ...... read more
HE Sultan Butti Bin Mejren inaugurates Indian Property Show
Arbaaz Khan, renowned Bollywood actor and producer also attended the inauguration ceremony along with other dignitaries and industry honchos.
The show is being held at Dubai World Trade Centre from 21-23 June at Sheikh Rashid Hall
21 June 2018; Dubai, UAE: Popular realty exhibition, the Indian Property Show has returned to Dubai with its 22nd edition among positive sentiments and a number of worthy investment opportunities for expat Indians in the UAE. The event being held at Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Rashid Hall, was inaugurated by His Excellency, Sultan Butti Bin Mejren, Director General ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: Swiss luxury watchmaker RAYMOND WEIL is delighted to unveil the maestro Moon Phase, a classically styled timepiece featuring an elegant moon phase indicator. A complication synchronizing the rhythms of time with the poetry of the stars, developed in the pure Swiss watchmaking tradition.
RAYMOND WEIL’s new maestro Moon Phase is powered by a Swiss automatic winding mechanical movement: the RW4280 and is presented in a sleek 40mm diameter steel case for a refined and classic look. Created with passion, this timepiece presents a moon-phase indicator positioned at 6 o’clock offering a stellar view via a crescent-shaped aperture.
The watch present ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: Bremont watches are designed to be fit-for-purpose in the most severe places on earth; they are designed to be Tested Beyond Endurance.
Only being made in a limited run of 300 pieces, the Endurance features new contemporary styling on the applied indexes and comes on an orange nato strap.
Named in honour of Shackleton’s most famous expedition - one which saw him rescue his entire crew after his ship ‘Endurance’ was crushed in the sea ice - the route of which Ben was retracing solo, the name is of course also a nod to the company maxim of being ‘Tested Beyond Endurance’. Shackleton getting his men back alive is one of ...... read more
Two victories in “Automotive Innovations Award”
A8 most innovative model, Audi most innovative premium brand for autonomous driving
Audi Board Member for Technical Development Peter Mertens: “The Audi A8 is at the forefront of technology and is successfully doing pioneering work with automated driving”
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: The Audi A8 is the most innovative model of the year 2018 and Audi is the most innovative premium brand in the “Autonomous driving and safety” category. The “Center of Automotive Management” and consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers AG, who together present the “Automotive Innovations Award,&rdq ...... read more
The Swiss watchmaker used its presence at the race to launch the new TAG Heuer Formula 1 Gulf Special Edition, plus a 50-piece limited edition of the Monaco Gulf
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: On 29th September 1968, the Ford GT 40, sporting the orange and blue livery of Gulf Oil, achieved its first victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Fifty years later, TAG Heuer, a partner of Gulf, is revisiting the famous race to celebrate this auspicious anniversary by launching the TAG Heuer Formula 1 Gulf Special Edition, as well as a 50-piece limited, engraved edition of the Monaco Gulf.
Two flagship models from the TAG Heuer collections bearing the legendary orang ...... read more
Over 80 employees from the Malabar Gold & Diamonds given training in Heart saver CPR, AED & First Aid by an expert team from Cornerstone Health Development center
Updated First Aid Kit box arranged and First Responder assigned at Malabar Gold & Diamonds branches across UAE
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one of the largest jewellery retailers globally with over 215 retail outlets in association with the Community Development Authority, Dubai, organized “Safety for All” training for Malabar Gold & Diamonds employees at Dubai, from 18th June to 20th June, 2018.
The inauguration of the training was held on 18th Jun ...... read more
South African Consul General visits Al Maya Supermarkets in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: Mr. Kamal Vachani, Group Director of Al Maya Group and H.E Mr Mogobo David Magabe, South Africa’s Consul General to Dubai met at Al Maya Group’s flagship Supermarket at Murooj Complex in Dubai.
Mr. Kamal Vachani informed the consul general about the FMCG products available at Al Maya Super markets across the UAE coming from South Africa. The Consul General appreciated the Group’s role in promoting South Africa’s food products in the UAE.
Brands like Natural Spices, Bakers Biscuits, Vital Soy Sauce, Ouma Rusk, etc. are available at Al Maya Supermarket ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: On the night of Skyline Suhoor, Skyline University College brought together its strategic alliances and partners such as consul generals, government officials, corporate leaders, members of the business councils and social clubs, school principals, and media at Al Majlis, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai on June 6, 2018. The Skyline team headed by Mr. Kamal Puri, Chairman of Skyline International Group and Founder President of Skyline University College welcomed each guest in a lavish Arabian set-up, complete with sumptuous middle-eastern cuisine and music. The night of gathering and networking served as a gesture of Skyline’s appreciation to its government and ...... read more
5 SBWC members in Milan explore Italian supply chains in fashion, jewellery, furniture and F&B
Sharjah, June 21, 2018: Through several trade missions and strategic matchmaking, the Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC) has been supporting new and established female entrepreneurs in the UAE by taking them to key overseas markets and showcasing their capabilities to potential buyers, investors and trading partners.
In a recent four-day trip to the Italian fashion capital, Milan, SBWC - one of NAMA Women Advancement Establishment’s (NAMA) entities – organised one-to-one matchmaking and business prospect meetings for five of its members, with Italian suppliers in a nu ......
Embrace the cooler side of summer with Marks & Spencer’s linen collection, your one stop destination for all your linen essentials.
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: Marks & Spencer’s impressive linen collection is developed with high attention to detail and features clever innovations that are wardrobe must-haves during the warm summer months. Cool Comfort Technology is a key innovation that works to draw moisture to the outer surface, leaving you feeling fresh, cool and comfortable all day long while Easy-To-Iron Technology gives you all the benefits of natural fabrics without the hard work of trying to get all those creases out!
This versatile ...... read more
Superbrands, the independent authority and arbiter of branding, announced it will host its annual tribute event to honour and recognize 58 of UAE’s strongest brands on June 27, 2018. At the event, Superbrands will also announce the highly awaited ‘Brand of the Year’ award and unveil the 14th edition of the much sought-after Superbrands book, which includes a two-page profile of each of the Superbrands.
In its 14th edition, the Superbrands tribute event is considered the ‘Oscars of Branding’ by the corporate world and speaking about the event, Mr. Mike English, Director, Superbrands Middle East, said, “Marketers have always had to juggle two seemingly co ......
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, June 20, 2018: Rashid Hospital becomes the first in Dubai to implement sacral nerve stimulation known as InterStim technique for the treatment of fecal incontinence and chronic constipation.
Fecal incontinence is the inability to control bowel movements. Many factors can cause this condition such as nerve or muscle damage. Some causes of nerve or muscle damage can be due to childbirth, constant straining during bowel movements, spinal cord injury or stroke.
Rashid Hospital recently successfully conducted this procedure for two patients; one of them was suffering from fecal incontinence and the other from chronic constipation.
Dr Labib A ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2018: The delicate DS Podium Lady 33 mm has been substantially refined and is presenting its latest collection featuring intense colours.
Vibrant cherry red, dark emerald green and classic black are combined with rose-gold accents and a dual-colour design. An iridescent, shimmering black mother-of-pearl dial gives the Lady an extra touch of glamour and makes the timepiece a veritable piece of jewellery.
Delicate, beautiful – and not to be underestimated: The DS Podium Lady 33 mm packs quite a punch. Its slimline case with a diameter of 33 mm houses a sophisticated Precidrive™ movement, which ensures performance that is as precise as it is re ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, 20 June 2018: Mubadala Petroleum announces that it has completed the acquisition from Italy’s Eni of a 10 percent participating interest in the offshore Shorouk Concession in Egypt, which contains the supergiant Zohr gas field. Following the completion, Eni, through its subsidiary IEOC, holds a 50 percent interest in the concession. The other partners in the concession are BP with 10 percent interest and Rosneft with 30 percent interest.
Dr. Bakheet Al Katheeri, Chief Executive Officer, Mubadala Petroleum signed a deed with Eni completing the sale to Mubadala Petroleum in the presence of the Egyptian Minister of Petroleum, HE Tarek El-Molla, in Cairo.&nb ...... read more
June 20, 2018 - Etihad ESCO, the leading energy service company, announced the signing of an agreement with Jamal Al Ghurair Group to retrofit two of their industrial facilities in Abu Dhabi- Gypsemna and Porcellan. Etihad ESCO and Jamal Al Ghurair Group formed the partnership after identifying the enormous energy savings potential of the project. Being the first retrofit program to be undertaken by Etihad ESCO in Abu Dhabi, the project is set to pave the way for increased adoption of retrofit measures in the capital.
Jamal Al Ghurair Group is a diversified family-owned group with interests in manufacturing, real estate and financial investments and an expanding global presence. Etihad ES ......
Dubai — June 20, 2018 — Bentley Systems today announced it has received a 2018 Microsoft Partner of the Year award. Bentley was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of user solutions based on Microsoft technology.
Awards were announced in 39 categories, with winners chosen from more than 2,600 entrants from 115 countries worldwide. Bentley Systems was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services in the CityNext Partner of the Year category.
Bentley Systems CEO Greg Bentley said, “We are honored to have received this prestigious award which recognizes Bentley as a provider of ......
Dubai-based developer Danube Properties’ development portfolio grows to 4,744 apartments, worth Dh3.69 billion
Danube Properties offers studios starting from Dh290,000 at Lawnz
Danube Properties delivered 831 residential units worth Dh1.12 billion including 171 townhouses within Dreamz project worth Dh500 million by March 2018
Dubai-based developer plans to deliver 880 more units later this year
Danube Properties portfolio exceeds US$1 billion involving 4,744 units in 11 projects
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2018: Danube Properties, a major Dubai-based property developer that launched its 11th project – the Dh550 million Lawnz at the In ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2018: The global sukuk market experienced a significant slow down in issuance in the first half of 2018, as we predicted in January. Total sukuk issuance dropped by 15.3% compared with the same period last year, reaching $44.2 billion compared with $52.2 billion first half of 2017. This drop was even more pronounced for foreign currency sukuk issuance a t45%. We believe thatt his is due to the absence of major issuances from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries seen in 2017.
In the second half of 2018, we expect sukuk issuance volumes will continue to be slowed by the global tightening of liquidity conditions as well as byl ower financing needs of some G ......
New 24/7 sleeping service to offer flexible hourly bookings
20th June, 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Abu Dhabi Airports today announced the opening of Aerotel’s new airport transit sleeping facility at the Abu Dhabi International Airport. The latest addition marks the airport’s second facility that is operated by Aerotel of Plaza Premium Group.
Open 24 hours a day, the hotel offers flexible hourly booking slots which gives easy access for transit passengers seeking a quick power rest. Its offers include a 2-hour day package between 09:00 to 20:00 and a 4-hour night package available from 20:00 to 9:00.
Saoud Al Shamsi, Acting Chief Commercial O ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, June 20, 2018: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has once again successfully passed the biennial IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA).
The Abu Dhabi-based airline met all required standards – with the highest possible result of zero findings and zero observations – after the IOSA team examined more than 800 of the airline’s safety procedures and processes in detail.
IOSA seeks to ensure that airlines are compliant with safety requirements and recommended practices determined by IATA and is the most important examination of Etihad’s operations.
Richard Hill, Etihad Airways’ Chief Operations ......
New number one provider of projectors above 6k lumens
Dubai, UAE; June 20, 2018: Epson is now the leading projector manufacturer in the Pro AV and installation market above 6,000 lumens, according to latest market share data from Futuresource. Epson now commands 26.7 per cent of the Pro Displays market, an increase of almost 11 percentage points over the same period last year, with market share continuing to increase in 2018.
The announcement builds on Epson’s phenomenal record of growth across all projector segments where it is now the top projector manufacturer for all business projectors across the whole of EMEAR and rest of CIS ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2018: Throughout his career, Ricardo Rodríguez relied on his passion, skill, and precision to make a difference out on the field, these same qualities are just as important in the world of watchmaking. Now, Carl F. Bucherer and the Swiss national soccer player have joined forces in a strong partnership.
Sascha Moeri, CEO of Carl F. Bucherer, was thrilled with the company’s latest coup: “We are delighted to welcome Ricardo Rodríguez to the Carl F. Bucherer family as our new Brand Ambassador. While he is passionate about his native land, as a European soccer player with an international background, he is also completely at home anywhere in th ...... read more
The poll on nuclear energy conducted by independent global market research company Nielsen shows that 82 percent of UAE residents are in favor of using nuclear energy for generating electricity - the highest level of support globally
Al Dhafra residents show highest acceptance levels in the UAE for the construction of the Barakah plant
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 20 June 2018: An independent national poll on nuclear energy shows the UAE public strongly supports the use of peaceful nuclear energy, with 82 percent of residents in favor of using nuclear energy for generating electricity and 91 percent stating that peaceful nuclear energy is important for the nation. Global figu ...... read more
The airline celebrates its 25th year of service to Oman
Dubai, UAE - 20 June 2018: Emirates will be operating a one-off A380 service to Muscat International Airport on 1 July 2018. This special flight of the world’s largest commercial passenger aircraft is part of the airline’s celebration of its 25th year of service to Oman this year, and also re-affirms the newly opened airport infrastructure to handle A380 operations. The new passenger terminal at Oman International Airport recently opened its doors in March 2018.
The Emirates A380 service will operate as EK 862 and EK 863, departing Dubai at 0825hrs and arriving in Muscat at 0935hrs. The flight will depart Mu ......
DUBAI, UAE, 20th JUNE, 2018 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the launch of Red Hat Process Automation Manager 7, a comprehensive, cloud-native platform for developing business automation services and process-centric applications across hybrid cloud environments. Process Automation Manager is the next generation of Red Hat's business process management (BPM) offering, Red Hat JBoss BPM Suite, and enables organizations to streamline, automate, measure and continuously improve business operations.
Digital transformation can place new demands on both business and IT to deliver greater efficiency and agility throu ......
London School of Economics predicts move towards connected aircraft will transform aviation airline operations and safety into a strategic asset
Connected aircraft could lead to 2.5% reduction in fuel burn per flight, equating to 21.3 million tonnes of CO2 annually
Connectivity has the power to save airlines $11 billion each year by reducing the impact and likelihood of delays, cancellations and diversions
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: The connected aircraft, enabled by satellite communications, has the potential to save airlines $15 billion annually in operational efficiencies and 21.3 million tonnes of CO2 emissions by 2035, according to first-of-its-kind research from ......
Dubai, 19 June 2018: Dragon Mart 2 is set to become an entertainment paradise this Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) with weekly Dodge RAM prizes, The Great Looney Games live performances, Candy Land games, roaming parades and more.
Dodge RAM raffle draw: 22 June to 4 August
Spend AED200 at any retail or dining outlet at Dragon Mart 2 and you could drive off in a brand new Dodge RAM. Just submit raffle coupons at the mall to enterthe weekly draw for a chance to win one of six Dodge RAM vehicles over the six weeks of DSS festival.
Candy Land: 28 June to 7 July
Welcome to a world of sugar-coated bliss at Candy Land: Kingdom of Sweet Adventures. Partic ...... read more
Prime projects including the iconic WTC Noida, the world’s largest world trade Centre will be showcased.
Properties at 0% interest and no EMI’s until possession plus complimentary return air tickets to India for buyers at the upcoming edition of the popular exhibition.
19 June 2018; Dubai, UAE: Leading developers from India are descending in Dubai this week to showcase their latest projects to thousands of prospective home-buyers, investors, real estate and infrastructure professionals in the country at the 22nd edition of the Indian Property Show, the primeevent for the bourgeoning real estate sector in India.
Organized by Sumansa E ...... read more
GDP, salaries of male and female workers, and growth by sector to feature in survey findings
Sharjah, June 19, 2018: The Sharjah Department of Statistics and Community Development (DSCD) has announced the launch of a new economic survey project in Sharjah, which aims to offer a real-time analysis of sector-by-sector growth and transformation in the emirate, highlighting the changing economic milieu and key factors responsible for Sharjah’s continued growth.
The survey will focus on the role and percentage contribution of public- and private-sector establishments as well as non-profit organisations in driving Sharjah’s commerce in diversified markets. ...... read more
Emaar Malls team up with Emirates Skywards to launch an unprecedented rewards programme for shoppers
Dubai, UAE; June 19, 2018: Emaar Malls, the UAE’s leading owner and operator of shopping malls has partnered with Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates Airline, to deliver the ultimate rewards scheme for shoppers. With the launch of the Emaar Malls Rewards Programme, anyone that purchases goods, food or leisure experiences at The Dubai Mall can now earn Skywards Miles. Simply put: Shop. Earn. Fly.
The Emaar Malls Rewards Programme, currently valid at The Dubai Mall, rewards any spend of AED 100 or more with Skywards Miles at a rate of 1 Mile ...... read more
Ulysse Nardin, the undisputed master of automatic movements, puts the spotlight on the art of Japanese swordsmanship with its CLAS-SIC SAMOURAÏ.
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Ulysse Nardin presents its new Hourstriker CLASSIC SAMOURAÏ, a strong symbolic tribute to Japanese culture.
“Samurai” comes from the word “saburai,” which means to serve or stand by an important person. Since the 8th century, this word has referred to “warriors in the service of the nobility.” But rather than soldiers or mercenaries, the samurai were fighters who dedicated their heart and soul to both their master and to the art of sword fighting, in which the ...... read more
ALFAHIM’s tie up with UAE Triathlon Federation highlights its commitment to the long-term development of the Emirates and health of residents.
Partnership will see ALFAHIM work with the Federation to boost participation in triathlon and sporting events across the UAE.
The Federation aims to increase number of youngsters and Emiratis regularly taking part in sports.
June 19, 2018, Abu Dhabi: ALFAHIM has announced a new three-year partnership deal with the UAE Triathlon Federation.
The tie-up will see the Abu Dhabi-based conglomerate work closely with the Federation to increase the number of triathlon events held across the UAE, as well as boost the n ...... read more
Infinix will unveil its latest device, powered by Android One, on June 24th
New smartphone delivers AI innovations for an ultimate user experience
Launch follows the successful release of Infinix Note 4 last year
Dubai, June 19, 2018 – The latest mobile phone innovation by Infinix is poised to hit the Middle East and Africa later this month at a glamorous unveiling event at Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building.
Infinix, the TRANSSION Holdings premium smartphone brand, will partner with Google to deliver a “Beyond Intelligent” device. The all-new Infinix Note 5 is part of Android One program, designed to de ......
Stylish and simple with a technical twist
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Making its debut in 2018, the brand new True Open Heart Automatic is Rado through and through: Quality Swiss automatic movement, monobloc case construction, full high-tech ceramic case and bracelet in a range of eye-catching colours. This is True.
Reimagined, redesigned and relaunched in 2015, the True is one of Rado’s most popular collections. It’s a range that’s packed with features watch enthusiasts will love and, since its relaunch, models from the True collection have won several prestigious international design awards.
The new True Open Heart Automatic takes Rado’s key elements & ...... read more
The courses offer a range of topics relevant to today’s environment including the positive use of digital media, keeping children safe on the internet, managing behavior and others
June 19, 2018; Dubai, UAE: With the rapid changes in family structure, parenting is now far challenging than it used to be. Recent researches endorse that parents are increasingly struggling to strike the right balance of positivity and discipline in their relationship with their child, while confronted with new technology, demanding work schedules and external influences, such as social media. As per a US-based study conducted in 2016 on parents of 0 to 5 years old, 73 percent of the re ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Be it cobalt, sky or baby blue, this season is awash with the ocean hue. The delicate shade has trickled down from season to season and this summer is certainly set to be cool with the ‘it’ hue. GUESS has an impressive range of shades to choose from which can be worked into your wardrobe through cold shoulder tops, bardot dresses, cute denim shorts and show stopping jumpsuits.
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The AED 3,497,172 (USD 952,000) program will benefit 25,000 girls aged 10-12
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 June 2018: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, launched a new program in Zimbabwe titled “WASH UP! Girl Talk” in partnership with Sesame Workshop. The AED 3,497,172 (USD 952,000) program aims to empower primary school-aged children to practice and promote healthy water, sanitation and hygiene behaviors, particularly around menstrual health. This 2-year program is set to impact a total of 25,000 girls aged 10 to 12 years.
“WASH UP! Girl Talk” program focuses on water practices, safe latrin ...... read more
The Swiss watchmaker signals its return to motor racing as a partner to Aston Martin Racing.
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: The 24 Hours of Le Mans is under way! One of the most prestigious races in the motor racing world got under way at 3 o'clock this afternoon. On the starting grid was the Aston Martin Racing team, which TAG Heuer is partnering as part of its agreement with Aston Martin.
The Swiss watchmaker is in attendance all weekend, accompanied by the popular motoring influencer and friend of the brand, Supercar Blondie. Following a visit to the Gulf Racing garages and the team of the actor and brand ambassador, Patrick Dempsey, she enjoyed a t ...... read more
Abu Dhabi – 19 June 2018: UAE Central Bank (CBUAE) announces that it has published an Amendment to ‘Annexure 2’ of the Regulations Regarding Bank Loans & Services Offered to Individual Customers (2011). This Amendment sets out the new maximum limits or ‘fee caps’ for fees or commissions charged on retail customer service. The fee caps apply to banking consumer related charges for example, home loans and late fees for credit cards.
This Amendment comes as CBUAE is undertaking more active supervision of the banking sector with the adoption of consumer protection principles - competition inhibiting, usury, notary function, and strateg ......
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: UAE Team Emirates will continue its preparations for the Tour de France as a team of seven riders gear up to take on the Adriatica Ionica Race (20-24 June). The team will be fronted by Valerio Conti, who goes into the five-stage race in high spirits, having impressed in recent weeks at the Giro d’Italia and Criterium du Dauphiné. The young Italian will be supported by a team blending youth and experience that includes: Ben Swift, Darwin Atapuma, Simone Consonni, Simone Petilli, Manuele Mori and Edward Ravasi.
Commenting on the upcoming race, Valerio Conti said: “I am really motivated. I want to try and achieve good results ...... read more
Tournament to see Europe’s largest deployment of Massive MIMO to date
Ericsson AIR 6468, the industry’s first 5G NR-capable radio, installed at over 40 sites in seven of the 11 cities hosting the June 14-July 15 football tournament
Massive MIMO plays an important role in the current evolution of mobile communication by easing the journey to 5G
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Russian service provider MTS have teamed up to provide a superior mobile broadband experience for hundreds of thousands of football fans attending the upcoming global soccer tournament in Russia, through Europe’s largest deployment of Massive MIMO (Multiple ...... read more
Consumers will now be able to get more personalized versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ family in Sunrise Gold and Coral Blue
Dubai, UAE – June 19th 2018: Samsung Gulf Electronics has officially launched two new color editions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+, Sunrise Gold and Coral Blue. The new color editions were added to meet the needs of discerning consumers who want devices that express their style and personality.
The Sunrise Gold edition for Galaxy S9 and S9+ is Samsung’s first device to feature a satin gloss finish which wraps the smartphone in a tranquil glow and glimmer. The new Sunrise Gold was envisioned to capture the beauty o ...... read more
HyperloopTT will work with the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine on planning Europe’s first commercial system while creating the legal and regulatory framework for the nation
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Hyperloop Transportation Technologies announced the signing of an agreement with the Infrastructure Ministry of Ukraine to begin the process for a planned commercial Hyperloop system. The agreement was signed in the Ukraine capital of Kiev in line with the nation’s National Transport Strategy of Ukraine 2030 initiative.
In February of 2018, Ukraine’s Transportation Minister, Volodymyr Omelyan, announced the nation would begin setting the stage for Hyperloop te ...... read more
By Sean Hird
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: The UAE has always been an engine for change in the Middle East and the next big transformation is just around the corner.
Changes in business and residency law are planned which will have sweeping effects on the lives of non-Emirati residents.
They will affect how we do business, where we live, how we invest and, ultimately, how we plan our futures and those of our families.
At the DIFC Will Service Centre we are watching closely. We believe these developments will further commit foreign residents to the UAE.
In turn, that means business owners and residents will seek extra security, looki ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Luxury Swiss watchmaker, RAYMOND WEIL, is proud to unveil a new collaboration in its Music Icons series, the freelancer AC/DC Limited Edition, paying tribute to legendary Rock and Roll Hall of famers AC/DC. This exclusive watch incorporates the in-house developed Calibre RW1212 movement, allowing onlookers to view the rocking “Alternating Current/Direct Current” balance within the timepiece.
RAYMOND WEIL, unveils its latest edition to its ever-expanding collection of music influenced timepieces, featuring subtle design cues inspired by the legendary Rock band, AC/DC that have been translated into a horology masterpiece using dec ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: After the success of the Scafograf 300, first presented in 2016 and winner of the ‘Sports Watch Prize’ at the prestigious Geneva Grand Prix d’Horlogerie, followed by last year’s GMT version, Eberhard & Co. has chosen to make the ‘Scafograf’ even more captivating and exclusive with a special limited edition, the name of which conveys all the unconventional spirit of the new model: THE BLACK SHEEP.
Dedicated to the gentleman who loves to express his personality and remain ever-faithful to his values, with all the determination of one who knows they are different by nature and shares that pinch of irreve ...... read more
Throughout the world, the image of the French woman is one of a lady who remains chic, elegant and understated in every situation...
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: This naturally elegant and independent woman inspired SAINT HONORE in the creation of its new Allure line. A creation infused with femininity and modernity which expresses and enhances the inner beauty of a woman.
SAINT HONORE flies its colours from the start: white, spring green, light grey, brown or blue. These hues bring out the pure beauty of the sunray-finished dials.
The production quality and care brought to the finishes are not to be outdone. The metal bracelet, composed of tightly nest ...... read more
DUBAI, UAE – June 18th 2018 - NEP Broadcast Solutions, a division of NEP Group, and Tata Communications, a leading digital infrastructure provider, have successfully completed the remote production and broadcast of VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) for Star Sports, the number one sports broadcaster in India and subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. The 2018 VIVO IPL season was Star Sports’ first since it acquired the global media rights for USD $2.55 billion/INR 16,347.5 crore for the next five years. This marks the first time that a sports series of IPL’s scale has been produced remotely in India by harnessing superfast connectivity.
The tournament consisted of 60 ......
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2018: Tommy Hilfiger SS2018 women’s watch collection features time blooms with flower power and appeal that balances subtlety with luxury.
The round 35mm polished stainless-steel and rose gold- or gold- toned cases feature dials with botanical engravings and crystal accents.
The mesh bracelets and smooth leather straps sport a custom-shaped buckle with iconic Tommy Hilfiger flag logo detail.
This Tommy Hilfiger collection ranges from AED 515 - AED 865.
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Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2018: International Expo Consults (IEC) part of Falak Holding, are happy to announce that prominent global brands such as OKI Europe and Germany headquartered Orafol among others have signed up for SGI Dubai 2019. The premier show in the Signage, Outdoor Media, Screen and Digital Printing, LED and Textile Printing industries, SGI Dubai is one of the most awaited events of the year frequented by hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of visitors. The 22nd edition of largest show for the industry in the Middle East will be held from 13th – 15th January 2018 at Halls 4,5,6,7 and 8 of the World Trade Center in Dubai.
Welcoming OKI for SGI Dubai 2019, Shari ......
Abu Dhabi - June 18, 2018: Under the gracious patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, President of the General Women's Union, Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development Foundation, Chairwoman of Motherhood and Childhood Supreme Council, Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, President of the Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Ladies Club, officially inaugurated the Abu Dhabi Ladies' Club on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at the Club’s headquarters.
Her Excellency Dr. Maitha Bint Salem Al Shamsi, Minister of State, delivered the ribbon-cutting ceremony on ...... read more
Innovative Positioning Beacon Will Increase Soldier Survivability
Dubai, United Arab Emirates June 18, 2018: Orolia, a world leader in Resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) solutions, announced that its subsidiary McMurdo Inc. was awarded a $33,986,800 contract to manufacture Personnel Recovery Devices (PRD) for the US Army. This PRD is a dual-mode, MIL-SPEC Personal Locator Beacon that will be integrated into the Army's Personnel Recovery Support System (PRSS). The PRD will be capable of transmitting both open and secure signals (training-combat dual mode) to alert and notify that a soldier has become isolated, missing, detained or captured.
This inn ...... read more
AUH earns accreditation level of ‘reduction’ for the first time from ACI Airport Carbon Accreditation
18th June, 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) has earned an accreditation level of ‘reduction’ from the Airports Council International’s (ACI’s) Airport Carbon Accreditation program. The program provides a unique common framework and tools for active carbon management at airports, covering operational activities that contribute most to carbon emissions.
In 2011, AUH was the first airport in the Middle East and North Africa region to be ACI Airport Carbon Accredited in the “mappin ......
18/06/2018, Abu Dhabi: Emirates Motor Company - Commercial Vehicles (EMC - CV) has been honoured with a prestigious international industry award in recognition of its outstanding levels of after-sales service and customer care.
Abu Dhabi-based EMC - CV was presented with the prize for ‘Best Service and Parts Performance for 2017 - Vans’, as the top performing general distributor of Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles outside of Europe.
This is the first time EMC - CV wins this global award from the Daimler AG Vans division, and the first time a general distributor from the MENA region has been presented with the trophy.
EMC - CV, the authorized distributor of M ...... read more
‘MyDubai Experience’ enables passengers to virtually explore Dubai
Interactive and immersive digital installation draws on wide array of content to optimally showcase Dubai’s destination offerings
Passengers register to receive free personalised stopover itineraries plus entry into monthly competition offering a chance to win their luxury holiday in Dubai
Dubai, UAE; 18 June 2018: Passengers travelling through Dubai International (DXB) can now virtually explore Dubai and experience the wide array of offerings available, thanks to a new, technologically-advanced digital installation set up in Terminal 3, Concourse A, that even creates and sends to pas ...... read more
DIB’s new website focused around the theme “tech that helps”
Customer First concept core to the enriched user experience
Dubai UAE, 18 June, 2018: Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), the largest Islamic bank in the UAE, has launched a new and completely revamped website (www.dib.ae), which offers a vastly enriched and superior experience to its fast growing customer base. The redesigned website will allow users to easily access information relating to DIB’s products and services, while enjoying a new, modern and simplified layout complemented by significantly enhanced and rich content.
The mobile-friendly website has been aesthetically enhance ...... read more
Enjoy a free breakfast meal and hot beverage on your Birthday at Sophie’s Café
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2018: Waking up to well wishes from your loved ones on your birthday is a fantastic feeling, but nothing can beat receiving a free breakfast from your favourite neighborhood restaurant to enjoy on your special day!
Wishes do come true as Sophie’s - the healthy and wholesome eatery located in Citadines Metro Central hotel in Barsha Heights is offering a free breakfast meal and hot beverage if you visit them on the morning of your birthday!
Simply present your Emirates ID to Sophie’s staff to confirm your birth date and enjoy your favourite breakfast meal and hot ...... read more
As the UAE property market becomes more affordable – What do you need to consider before investing in a home here?
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2018: The UAE is often heralded as one of the world’s most affluent countries, but due to the high percentage of expat residents and falling rent prices, many residents choose to rent over purchasing a home.
However, the UAE is evolving away from a transient lifestyle destination to a place more and more people are looking to lay roots, and recent news stories suggest purchasing your own property in the UAE is worth considering. A recent study by Knight Frank , showed that prime residential properties i ......
Shop for AED 200 at one of 17 participating malls from the Dubai Shopping Malls Group and get a chance to win Infiniti Q50 every week
Participation for the campaign commences on 22 June – 4 August ,2018 with the draws held during the 6 weekends of Dubai Summer Surprises
Dubai, 18 June UAE: With shoppers gearing up for the 21st edition of Dubai Summer Surprises, Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) is assured to surprise and the elevate the shopping experience this summer season. Under the patronage of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), 17 Malls across Dubai will host the ‘Shop & Win Dream Drive’ campaign that offers six sleek Infiniti Q50 cars ...... read more
Dubai – 18 June 2018: Dubai Customs received a Chinese delegation this morning who came to learn about Dubai Customs’ experience in developing and disrupting customs business. Director of Dubai Customs Ahmed Mahboob Musabih welcomed the Chinese delegates who came from Yiwu City in Zhejiang Province.
From Dubai Customs, Abdullah Mohammed Al Khaja, Executive Director of Clients Management Division, Younis Othman, Director of IT Department, and Eman Al Suwaidi, Director of Customs Declaration Management attended the meeting.
The delegation included Lin Yi, Party Secretary, CPC Yiwu City Committee, Wang Birong, Director of Bureau of Co ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2018: Celebrate the 90s with these fun pieces from GUESS. The GUESS Originals collection has been inspired by vintage GUESS designs, re-imagined for today. This throwback collection features sweatshirts and tees in a bright and colourful palette, perfect for the Summer.
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Adds Dassault 7X aircraft which is also available to charter for regional clients
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 18, 2018: Stuttgart headquartered DC Aviation Group (DCA), the German joint venture partner of DC Aviation Al-Futtaim (DCAF), continues to grow its aircraft management fleet with the addition of a Dassault Falcon 7X.
The new aircraft is also available for charter flights for DC Aviation Al-Futtaim clients in the region through DCA’s subsidiary – DC Aviation Malta.
With its three high-performance engines and cutting-edge aviation technology, the Falcon 7X provides extraordinary range and efficiency. Its uniquely quiet cabin with a sta ...... read more
Interactive sessions at Indian Property Show to guide on body energy science, provide tips on Eco friendly green interiors
June 17, 2018; Dubai, UAE: There are certain external energies in our homes that can disturb the harmony of the environment as well as our health and well-being. To educate people on such of earth’s energy, also known as Geopathic stress, the upcoming Indian Property is hosting an exclusive seminar on “Healthy Living: Body, Spaces and Interiors” to be conducted by Ms Pooja Srivastav, Energy Consultant on Geopathic and Electromagnetic Radiation. Scheduled for Friday, June 22nd and Saturday, June 23rd between 2pm and 3pm, the inte ...... read more
Dubai, 17 June 2018: Dubai FDI, the investment development agency of the Dubai Economy, is organising one of the largest economic delegations from Dubai in recent years for an official economic mission to Australia as part of its continuing efforts to strengthen existing economic cooperation and attract investments into the emirate. The mission, which will take place from June 25 to 29, 2018, will be represented by senior officials and executives from Dubai Exports, the export promotions agency of Dubai Economy, Dubai Multi-Commodities Center (DMCC), Dubai Science Park, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority, Dubai South, Dubai Health Authority, Australian Business Council, Emirates Airline an ......
Dubai, UAE, June 17, 2018: The Ritual
Expertise, effectiveness, sensoriality…
A brand dedicated to scalp and hair care, with six essential treatment products for a complete sensorial beauty ritual, intended for both men and women.
Revitalizing Volumizing Shampoo with Camellia Oil
The Revitalising Volumizing Shampoo with Camellia oil gently cleanses while providing the necessary vitamins and minerals for the vitality of the scalp and the hair. Its formula benefits from a combination of effective active ingredients targeting the hair bulb and the fiber. Fresh fragrance designed to complement the effectiveness of the active ingred ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE: 17 June 2018: Adnan Z. Amin, Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has welcomed the European Union’s (EU) decision to increase its renewable energy target from 27 per cent to 32 per cent by 2030, highlighting that the move reinforces the EU’s position at the forefront of energy transformation and reflects the new economics of renewable energy. Responding to the announcement made by the European Commission today, Mr. Amin said:
“The EU’s decision to increase its renewable energy target from 27 per cent to 32 per cent by 2030 is a move that consolidates Europe’s position at the forefront of the global e ...... read more