The 2nd Edition of the Phanes Group Solar Incubator set to kick off 7th August 2018

Winner(s) will be announced at the “Unlocking Solar Capital: Africa 2018” conference in November United Arab Emirates, Dubai – 07, August 2018: Phanes Group, an international end-to-end solar provider headquartered in Dubai, UAE, has announced the 2nd edition of its Solar Incubator program, aimed at identifying PV projects of potential in sub-Saharan Africa by providing support to funding, and commercial and technical knowledge. The initiative held under the theme, “Your Project, Our Expertise, For a Sustainable Future”, will be held in collaboration with Hogan Lovells, responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding, RINA…

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22 years old Gabrielle Nicholson as ‘The World’s Greatest Hospitality Talent

Emaar Hospitality Group chooses 22 years old Gabrielle Nicholson as ‘The World’s Greatest Hospitality Talent’ After evaluating more than 4,000 applicants, Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Dubai-based global developer Emaar Properties, has announced the winner of its first-of-a-kind global initiative to scout for ‘The World’s Greatest Hospitality Talent.’ Gabrielle Nicholson, 22, from the United Kingdom, secured the coveted position after the exhaustive process that saw applicants from 66 countries apply to win a senior level position with Emaar Hospitality Group. The comprehensive three-year all-expenses paid nurturing…

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ExpatWoman joins hands with Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club to Support Women in Polo

Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club is delighted to announce that ExpatWoman, one of the club’s longstanding event partners, will be sponsoring the inaugural Women’s Polo Challenge Cup tournament this November. The ExpatWoman Polo Challenge Cup has been created to give female players in the region the opportunity to play alongside and against each other whilst promoting and celebrating women in polo. The tournament will begin the week commencing November 11 with the finals being played at the annual ExpatWoman Festive Fair on the November 17 at Dubai Polo & Equestrian…

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UAE based diamond jeweller ‘Fergus James’ raises AED 1.5 million funding

UAE based diamond jeweller ‘Fergus James’ raises AED 1.5 million funding with unique HYBRID e-commerce Diamond Jewellery business Dubai Diamond Jewellery start-up taps male shoppers by offering a ‘no fuss’ flexible online hybrid retailing concept GIA certified ethically sourced diamonds High quality rings with up to 70% savings compared to brick and mortar companies Dubai, UAE – 5th August 2018: UAE based start-up ‘Fergus James’ has secured AED 1.5 million in funding from local angel investors to expand its unique hybrid e-commerce diamond jewellery business. FergusJames.com is the Middle East’s…

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Rediscover the art of Japanese Cuisine at Armani/Hashi

The award-winning restaurant, Armani/Hashi is back in action from 15th of August following its annual summer culinary hiatus. Sample the pure flavours and exquisite presentations of Japanese cuisine in a stylish contemporary setting of Armani/Hashi. Download Armani/Hashi high-resolution images Guests can choose from the signature kamo duck burger and crunchy octopus tempura to homemade mocha ice cream, alongside an innovative menu of signature beverages including chef’s favourite Bushing Geisha. Enjoy laid-back vibes and relaxed atmosphere with a special three-course seasonal menu and nightly happy hour specials. The ‘East meets West’…

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Plan an Eid Al Adha getaway at Millennium Resort Mussanah Oman

The Eid Bonanza package is created for your memorable holidays Mussanah, Oman (August 06, 2018) – This Eid Al Adha, seize the opportunity to forge lifelong memories by planning a holiday close to home, at Millennium Resort Mussanah in Oman, your premium destination for relaxation and recreation. A peaceful retreat offering unhindered views of the Hajar Mountains and the Gulf of Oman, this award-winning resort has created an exclusive Eid package called “Eid Bonanza” offering GCC citizens and residents the opportunity to spend precious time together and have a well-earned…

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Dr Roze & Associates partners with Kempinski Hotel Mall of Emirates

Dubai dentist to target VIP GCC patients with exclusive concierge service incorporating a personalised dental treatment schedule, one-week stay at a five-star hotel, return flights and luxury chauffeur service Dr Roze & Associates Dental Clinic has signed a partnership agreement with the Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, as part of a new ‘Concierge Service’, enabling VIP GCC visitors to combine their dental treatment and holiday in Dubai while they rest and recuperate The ‘Concierge Service’ package will offer patients a one-week stay at the Kempinski Hotel Mall of the…

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Make Wellness your Permanent Address with Six Senses Kaplankaya Residences

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 6 August 2018 – With many people taking a turn to a more wellness-focused daily routine, guests can now enjoy their getaways and enhance their life to a holistic daily lifestyle with Six Senses Kaplankaya’s refined contemporary and eco-friendly Residences. Situated on the grounds of Kaplankaya, and close to Bodrum, this prime development on the southwest Aegean coast of Turkey enjoys unspoiled natural costal habitat and sunlight year-round. The Residences present a refined, contemporary Turkish seaside living destination in touch with its surrounding environment and…

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Workshop run by Prevention and Safety Authority and Sharjah Civil Defense

100 housewives enlightened against fires at home Sharjah, UAE, August 07, 2018 The Sharjah Protection and Safety Authority, all set to promote public safety and security, has trained 100 housewives here and enlightened them on how to curb and handle fires at home. The workshop, organized in collaboration with the General Directorate of Sharjah Civil Defense, is part of the Authority strategy to spread prevention and safety culture among members of the society. The function, held at the Sharjah Culture Palace, was also meant to develop participants’ awareness on all…

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Bodrum is a haven for history buffs

The Turkish Riviera town offers far more than beautiful beaches – it is also home to several internationally significant heritage sites, says the manager of luxury boutique resort Caresse Bodrum Dubai, UAE – 6 August 2018 – Bodrum is well known for its buzzing nightlife, fashionable restaurants and beautiful sandy beaches. Yet the former fishing village, on the turquoise Turkish Rivera, has a wealth of historical sites for travellers seeking to expand their horizons, says Makis Antonatos, the manager of boutique resort Caresse Bodrum. “The Turkish Riviera is dotted with…

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Summer isn’t over yet, and neither is Modhesh world!

19th edition of the popular children’s entertainment indoor park will close on 25 August 2018 Dubai, UAE – 7 August 2018: With less than a month left of the summer break before school is back in class, Modhesh World, one of the region’s largest indoor entertainment and amusement parks, is the ideal place to be! Parents are invited to bring their kids so they can continue to enjoy a lineup of family fun events, featuring world-class entertainment activities and immersive experiences whilst staying active and escaping the summer heat until…

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Tissot Chrono XL NBA Team Collection

Sporty Gets Smart Boldly oversized The Tissot Chrono XL NBA Team collection, like the players, makes a bold fashion statement, thanks to the large 45mm cases of the watches. This obviously makes for a flawless readability. The collection dedicated to the six NBA teams is full of appealing design quirks, including clear indices and a black dial, which leave the logo and team colours free to be admired. A useful chronograph function adds to the sporty appeal. Sleek No detail is left neglected with the Tissot Chrono XL. Slick black…

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Corporate Travel Goes on The Fast Track with New Amadeus Solution

Amadeus Online Corporate Traveller solution, designed specifically for the MENA region to help corporations and travel management companies to elevate booking experience for executive travellers Middle East – August 7, 2018: As corporate travel behavior continues to evolve in the Middle East, Amadeus has announced the launch of a new corporate self-booking tool to support business travellers in the Middle East and North Africa in managing busy schedules while reducing travel costs. The engine was designed taking into account feedback from travel management companies and business travel trends in the…

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Sink or Swim: Middle East construction firms must adopt new technologies to survive in a digital world

Industry experts to convene next month at Construction Technology Forum to discuss global technological revolution in the construction sector 07th August 2018, Dubai, UAE: The global construction industry is gearing for massive changes and challenges, compelling Middle East companies to adopt new technologies or fall behind. “There is no stopping the megatrend toward digitization,” according to Mibu John, Partner & Managing Director Ventures Middle East, a leading management consulting and research company in the Middle East. Companies who move early to develop and implement their own digitization strategy will be…

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Preparing to receive its first residents early 2019, Dubai Creek Harbour to unveil state-of-the-art Creek Marina in December this year

With 81 berths for yachts and superyachts, Creek Marina will celebrate life with a carnival of boats, yachts, and a gravity-defying interactive fountain Ready for the opening of Creek Marina later this year with a dazzling selection of shopping, dining, leisure, and a world-class yacht club Creek Marina will open as preparations are afoot to welcome first residents of Dubai Creek Harbour early 2019 Dubai, UAE; August 7, 2018: If you cherish the yachting lifestyle, if you love the thrills of a setting sail, here is your dream destination right…

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Günaydın Reveals New ‘Köfte and Döner’ Concept in Dubai Mall

Turkey’s most established restaurant chain propels growth with its second location with two more venues slated this year. August 7, 2018 – Dubai, UAE: The renowned Turkish meatery Günaydın opened its newest venue in the Dubai Mall, marking its second location in the region. The expansion is part of the brand’s development plans, with a goal of opening additional restaurants by the end of 2018. Similar to the table d’hôte concept synonymous with the Günaydın restaurants in Turkey, the Dubai Mall outlet will serve guests delicious and affordable Turkish favorites…

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KFH Transforms Customer Service Levels with Microsoft AI and Chatbot Technologies

Availability of services 24/7 will help engage customers and empower employees, as KFH continues its ambitious digital transformation journey. ‘Artificial Intelligence chatbots can support and scale business teams in their ability to serve customers,’ says Mandani Kuwait, 5-August-2018: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) has launched an artificial-intelligence AI chatbot built on Microsoft technologies, in a move that promises to drive digital transformation by improving customer engagement and empowering KFH employees. The chatbot will be available to customers 24/7, on KFH’s most popular engagement channels, including the company’s website and mobile app.…

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