UAE TOUR COMING TO RAS AL KHAIMAH ON MARCH 1ST 2019

UAE TOUR COMING TO RAS AL KHAIMAH ON MARCH 1ST 2019

Jebel Jais, the UAE’s most iconic and stunning natural landmarks, will provide spectacular backdrop to the UAE Tour Jebel Jais road closed on 1 March for UAE Tour Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, 14 February 2019: Ras Al Khaimah is gearing up to host the penultimate round of the UAE Tour, the seven-stage premier men’s elite road cycling tour. Scheduled to take place at Jebel Jais on the 1st of March, stage 6 of the UAE Tour will also feature a new amateur race, the UAE Tour Challenge. The seven-stage UAE Tour…

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Samsung Pay Expands UAE Presence with Five Exclusive Institutions Partnerships

Samsung Pay Expands UAE Presence with Five Exclusive Institutions Partnerships

Samsung customers can now enjoy even more convenience with broader & enhanced access to Samsung Pay throughout the UAE Dubai, [UAE] – February 14, 2019 – Samsung is further enriching the mobile payment experience across the UAE by partnering with Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (Debit Cards), Dubai Islamic Bank, Finance House, MAF Najm Cards and Noor Bank and to enable their customers access to the leading digital payment and digital wallet solutions of Samsung Pay. The announcement of these five new issuer partnerships extends Samsung Pay’s partnership ecosystem to provide…

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Glamorous highlights and packed exhibitor line-up lays foundation for largest ever Beautyworld Middle East in 2019

Glamorous highlights and packed exhibitor line-up lays foundation for largest ever Beautyworld Middle East in 2019

Showpiece event nears full capacity with 1,750 exhibitors from 62 countries looking to grow in US$32.4 billion MEA beauty market Dubai, UAE: An enticing programme of new and returning features combined with an impressive exhibitor line-up has underscored what promises to be the largest and most all-encompassing edition yet for the region’s foremost beauty products and wellbeing exhibition in Dubai. Beautyworld Middle East 2019 is set to welcome more than 1,750 exhibitors from 62 countries when doors open from 15-17 April at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. With…

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Turkish Airlines introduces its new The LEGO® Movie 2 Inflight Safety Video, before moving its monumental new home base, Istanbul Airport.

Turkish Airlines introduces its new The LEGO® Movie 2 Inflight Safety Video, before moving its monumental new home base, Istanbul Airport.

Turkish Airlines, flying passengers to more global destinations than any other airline, preparing for a brand new journey set to be started with its move to its new state-of-the-art home base, Istanbul Airport, continues its partnership with The LEGO® Movie franchise with the recent digital debut, of a new fun and original safety video. It stars characters from the latest big-screen animated LEGO adventure, The LEGO Movie 2, from Warner Bros. Pictures, in theaters worldwide beginning February 8, 2019. Back in August 2018, Turkish Airlines debuted the first-ever LEGO passenger…

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Deyaar Development and Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA open Millennium Atria Business Bay

Deyaar Development and Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA open Millennium Atria Business Bay

First phase will cover 156 rooms, available at a special opening rate Dubai, UAE (February 14, 2019) – Millennium Hotels and Resorts, Middle East and Africa (MEA) – one of the fastest growing hotel management companies in the region, today opened its 40th property, the Millennium Atria Business Bay, which will serve a growing hospitality and tourism sector. The first phase of the opening will cover 156 apartments out of the hotel’s total 347 units, which comprise studio, one, two and three bedroom apartments. Other Hotel Serviced Apartment facilities, such…

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Bosch KSA Flagship Store opens to showcase German Engineered home appliances in the heart of Jeddah

Bosch KSA Flagship Store opens to showcase German Engineered home appliances in the heart of Jeddah

Purpose-built facility in Al Hamra delivers 300 sqm of premium display area and a live cooking station Jeddah/KSA, 12th of February, 2019: Europe’s Number 1* Home Appliances brand, Bosch, has opened its Flagship Store in KSA, in the heart of Jeddah in the presence of Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Jeddah, Mr. Holger G. Ziegeler. Spread out exactly on 300 square metres of built-up area, the new Bosch Home Appliances store makes room for a product display ranging over 100 different appliances and models, all designed…

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The Soaring AKH Tower is Changing Dammam’s Skyline

The Soaring AKH Tower is Changing Dammam’s Skyline

Al Dammam, Saudi Arabia, February 17, 2019, (AETOSWire):  2019 Serving as the new headquarters for the prominent Al Abdul Karim Holding (AKH) company in Dammam, the AKH Tower is now open for business. Designed and supervised by Dewan Architects + Engineers, the dramatic 37-storey building ranks as the tallest building in Dammam and the 30th tallest in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Setting out to impress, the striking design of the AKH Tower – with its gleaming glass, geometric patterns and soaring height – is already a talking point in…

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AURAK Kick Starts the Year of Tolerance with the Green Sheikh

AURAK Kick Starts the Year of Tolerance with the Green Sheikh

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, February 17, 2019, (AETOSWire): In support of the UAE’s Year of Tolerance, the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), in cooperation with Emirates Writers Union Ras Al Khaimah Branch and Book Studio, hosted “The Role of the Writer in Spreading Tolerance” Seminar presented by His Highness  Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Ali Al Nuaimi. His Highness Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Ali Al Nuaimi, also known as the “Green Sheikh” due to his devotion to being an agent of change as a global leader environmentalist,…

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Development of new firmware for Nikon’s full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6

Development of new firmware for Nikon’s full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6

The new mirrorless cameras from Nikon continues to adapt to user needs with the addition of new functions and improvement of capabilities Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 February 2019—(AETOSWire)–  The development of new firmware for the Nikon full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6, has been announced today by Nikon Middle East FZE. The firmware in development includes new functions for the Z 7 and Z 6, such as Eye-Detection AF, RAW video output, and support for CFexpress memory cards. In addition, the cameras’ AF/AE functions…

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GA-ASI Demonstrates SATCOM Launch & Recovery for MQ-9B Using Expeditionary Command & Control XC2

GA-ASI Demonstrates SATCOM Launch & Recovery for MQ-9B Using Expeditionary Command & Control XC2

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– On December 4, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) demonstrated a complete MQ-9B mission without the use of a Launch and Recovery Element (LRE) Ground Control Station (GCS). Specifically, preflight checks were conducted through engine start using only the Expeditionary Command & Control (XC2) portable laptop, and subsequently, the aircraft was successfully handed over to a remote GCS via SATCOM. The MQ-9B – a Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) developed by GA-ASI – was then taxied to the runway and the crew commanded its automatic takeoff using only…

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Jumeirah at Etihad Towers revealed as movie shoot location for Heist Film ‘The Misfits’

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers revealed as movie shoot location for Heist Film ‘The Misfits’

Pierce Brosnan to star in gold heist thriller in Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi, UAE__ 13 February 2019 — Pierce Brosnan has signed on to star in the upcoming gold heist thriller The Misfits. Directed by action veteran Renny Harlin (Die Hard 2, Skip Trace), the project will begin shooting later this month in Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi. “We are extremely excited to have him on board,” said Harlin. “Pierce and I have been friends for many years and have been looking for a project to collaborate on for…

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Healthy Farm nominated at Gulfood Innovation Awards 2019 for third year in a row

Healthy Farm nominated at Gulfood Innovation Awards 2019 for third year in a row

Highly innovative Healthy Farm Plant Protein Burgers and revolutionary Healthy Farm Biscuits nominated under ‘Most Innovative Halal Product’ and ‘Most Innovative Baked or Confectionery’ categories February 14, 2019 Global Food Industries (GFI), a world-class value-added frozen food manufacturing company that is part of Albatha Holding, one of the largest conglomerates in the UAE, was nominated for two major categories during the recently concluded Gulfood Innovation Awards 2019. The company’s newly launched Healthy Farm Plant Protein Burgers and Healthy Farm Biscuits were shortlisted as finalists in the ‘Most Innovative Halal Product’…

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FOOD AND BEVERAGE RETAILERS MUST HAVE APPETITE FOR TECHNOLOGY TO REMAIN ON TOP, SAYS INDUSTRY EXPERT

FOOD AND BEVERAGE RETAILERS MUST HAVE APPETITE FOR TECHNOLOGY TO REMAIN ON TOP, SAYS INDUSTRY EXPERT

UAE-based hypermarket boss will tell Gulfood Innovation Summit why one-store-fits-all concept is no longer viable New conference series will tackle industry challenges and opportunities as Gulfood 2019 raises food industry forum bar Dubai, UAE – 15 February, 2019: Supermarkets and hypermarkets must capitalise on technological developments and create the perfect mix of instore and online offerings to meet consumer demand if they are to remain the dominant force in a rapidly evolving food and beverage retail landscape. That is the message from Ashraf Ali M.A, LuLu Group International Executive Director,…

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Sharjah realty deals stood at AED22.5 billion in 2018

Sharjah realty deals stood at AED22.5 billion in 2018

Sharjah realty deals stood at AED22.5 billion in 2018 Al Shamsi: Property transactions exceeded 54K last year Al Shamsi: Prudent leadership’s turns Sharjah into leading hub for investors locally and worldwide The real estate sector in the Emirate of Sharjah has seen a big boom with 54,125 transactions valued at AED 22.5 billion in 2018, as per the annual realty transactions report revealed by the Sharjah Real Estate Registration Directorate. The real estate deals sealed covered last year over 52 million square feet, while the mortgages transactions amounted to AED…

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H.E. Minister Buhumaid leads Dubai Cares’ Walk for Education alongside 15,000 participants to mark its 10th anniversary

H.E. Minister Buhumaid leads Dubai Cares’ Walk for Education alongside 15,000 participants to mark its 10th anniversary

UAE residents walked 4,000 steps (3km) to reflect the average distance to school covered everyday by millions of children in developing countries Over 350 million steps taken collectively since the Walk’s inception in 2009 Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 15 Febraury, 2019: Her Excellency Hessa bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development, led today the annual Walk for Education, organized by Dubai Cares, part of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Global Initiatives, thus marking the 10th anniversary of the organization’s annual event. This year’s Walk witenssed the participation of 15,000 individuals…

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CS Global Partners: Foreign Minister Ensures High Standards at St Kitts-Nevis Citizenship Investment Programme

CS Global Partners: Foreign Minister Ensures High Standards at St Kitts-Nevis Citizenship Investment Programme

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Minister for Foreign Affairs Mark Brantley has recently attracted praise for his efforts in raising the profile of St Kitts and Nevis’ Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme. Over the past four years, Minister Brantley’s work has benefitted St Kitts and Nevis economic citizens and local residents alike. He ensures the Programme retains its reputation of integrity and developing diplomatic relations. For almost four decades, St Kitts and Nevis’ CBI Programme has offered second citizenship to businesspersons worldwide. Applicants, with or without dependent family members in tow, seek to invest in…

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Delightful Duo Of Elegant Timepieces Make For A Special Valentine Day’s Gift

ثنائية ساعات أنيقة من برميجياني فلورييه في يوم الحب

This dynamic duo of iconic and elegant timepieces, the first created specifically for women by Parmigiani Fleurier, the Kalpa Piccola and Kalpa Donna, sport the signature tonneau lines and radiate elegant feminine charm and with their striking make a stunning. These exceptional watches will make an ideal Valentine’s Day gift for the special woman in your life. THE GOLDEN NUMBER FOR BALANCE AND HARMONY When creating the design for the Kalpa Piccola and Kalpa Donna, which are identical apart from size, Michel Parmigiani used the perfect proportions of the golden…

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CITRA and Microsoft collaborate to host AI workshop

CITRA and Microsoft collaborate to host AI workshop

12th February 2019, Kuwait City, Kuwait – Reiterating its commitment to support government digital initiatives, the Communication & Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA), in association with Microsoft, today announced its inaugural OpenHack event in Kuwait. The event is designed to supercharge skillsets of the country’s software architects and developers to solve common industry challenges, and become Artificial Intelligence Specialists. The three-day event is scheduled to be held in Sheraton Kuwait, Kuwait City from 11 – 13 February and will gather industry experts, software developers and individuals who are keen on…

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Dubai Cares and UNICEF announce the Dubai Declaration on Early Childhood Development at the World Government Summit

Dubai Cares and UNICEF announce the Dubai Declaration on Early Childhood Development at the World Government Summit

Declaration is a follow-up to the official MENA launch of the Lancet Series Advancing Early Childhood Development Dubai, United Arab Emirates – February 10, 2019: The United Arab Emirates witnessed today the announcement of the “Dubai Declaration on Early Childhood Development” at the World Government Summit in Dubai, by Dubai Cares and UNICEF, in coordination with the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MOFAIC). The “Dubai Declaration on Early Childhood Development,” issued, responds to the growing scientific consensus that children’s early development directs their mental and emotional trajectories…

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Peugeot unveils its first concept store in the Middle East

Peugeot unveils its first concept store in the Middle East

Omeir bin Youssef & Sons brings the French Lion brand’s retail experience to the UAE Abdulla Bin Omeir, Chief Executive Officer at Omeir Bin Youssef Group inaugurating the Peugeot Concept Store in Yas Mall in the presence of officials from Omeir Bin Youssef Group and Groupe PSA In partnership with its exclusive distributor in Abu Dhabi Omeir bin Youssef & Sons, Peugeot inaugurated today its first high-concept store in Yas Mall – Abu Dhabi in the presence of officials from Groupe PSA and Omeir Bin Youssef Group. The showroom marks…

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