US-based Wahed Invest Appoints RashedAlMuhtadi as Head of UAE

US-based Wahed Invest Appoints RashedAlMuhtadi as Head of UAE

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 13, 2019 – Wahed Invest (“Wahed”), a New York headquartered halal investing platform which is revolutionizing the Islamic Economy, has appointed Rashed Al Muhtadi as the Head of the UAE to lead the company’s expansive foray in the Emirates. “With the next evolution of WahedInvest’s vision underway, we are thrilled to welcome Rashed to oversee the company’s establishment in the UAE,” said JunaidWahedna, Founder and CEO of Wahed Invest. “Under his astute guidance, and with his sound knowledge of the region’s financial sphere, I am…

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Sofitel Dubai Downtown celebrates five-year anniversary

فندق “سوفيتل دبي داون تاون” يحتفل بالذكرى السنوية الخامسة لافتتاحه

Sofitel Dubai Downtown, the only international five-star hotel connected to The Dubai Mall through an air-conditioned skywalk and within close proximity to a host of Downtown’s most visited attractions, is celebrating its milestone fifth anniversary this month. Since the inauguration in May 2014, the hotel has welcomed nearly one million guests originating from 200 countries with 1.3 million people served at the hotel’s seven restaurants and lounges. In just five years, the hotel has won nine awards from some of the tourism industry’s leading regional and international award bodies. Klaus…

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du Unlocks ‘Generosity in Every Offer’ With ExceptionalValue-PackedDeals Throughout Ramadan

du Unlocks ‘Generosity in Every Offer’ With ExceptionalValue-PackedDeals Throughout Ramadan

Dubai, UAE, 13May, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is welcoming customers to feel the spirit of generosity this month with a value-laden range of postpaid, prepaid, and home offers for all.These special Ramadan offers build on du’s commitment to enriching the lives of customers across the UAE by enabling connectivity and embracing the spirit of giving, sharing and caring, which is especially significant in the Year of Tolerance. “The value our customers receive hinges on the quality of the products and services we deliver to them,” said…

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NET-A-PORTER AND MR PORTER LAUNCHSAINT LAURENT CAPSULE COLLECTIONS

NET-A-PORTER AND MR PORTER LAUNCHSAINT LAURENT CAPSULE COLLECTIONS

NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER launch exclusive capsule collections with SAINT LAURENT. The SAINT LAURENT capsules for NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER consist of womenswear and menswear pieces, across RTW, shoes and bags. Different personalities come together into Anthony Vaccarello’s eclectic Summer collections, with nods to various decades and timeless icons, boyish silhouettes and feminine confidence. Throughout both collections, a heritage music note print appears on styles of clothing that track the 60s through the 90s.

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Give the Gift of Effortless Style from Suitsupply this Eid!

Give the Gift of Effortless Style from Suitsupply this Eid!

With Ramadan upon us, it’s time to start thinking about finding the perfect gift in time for Eid. Whether you’re hoping to surprise that special someone with a super suave suit or planning to treat yourself to a stylish wardrobe upgrade, Suitsupply has you covered for Eid Al Fitr and beyond. Choose from an extensive array of options for men and make a real statement with your gift selection for the season of giving. Make sure your loved one is always dressed to impress with a Havana Brown Suit, cut…

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Central Hotels COO Joins UNICEF Delegation to Visit Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan

Central Hotels COO Joins UNICEF Delegation to Visit Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan

Continuing Central Hotels’ collaboration with UNICEF, Abdulla Al Abdulla, Chief Operating Officer (C.O.O.) of Central Hotels and member of UNICEF Gulf Area Office Leadership Circle of Champions for Children and Young People, recently joined the UNICEF delegation to Azraq Camp. Azraq is home to 40,615 Syrian refugees out of which nearly 22 per cent are under 5 years old. Of the total, 60 per cent are children, including 240 unaccompanied or separated kids. UNICEF is working closely with the Ministry of Education to provide quality, inclusive education and safe learning…

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Tissot Chrono XL NBA Collector

Tissot Chrono XL NBA Collector

To celebrate the historic partnership between the NBA and Tissot, the brand introduces a new special edition Chrono XL featuring a strap made withthe same leather used for official NBA Spalding basketballs. This new Chrono XL timepiece is a collector’s dream as it comes in a special watch box that holds interchangeable mineral crystal case back inserts for all 30 NBA teams (the watch comes fitted with the NBA logo). A basketball-shaped tool makes it easy to switch these special medals in seconds. Tissot is the first watch brand to…

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Salem Ahmad Almoosa hosts MoI Ramadan Majlis

Council held under the theme ‘Human Fraternity’ highlights its importance in bringing people together & promoting peace, love & tolerance

Council held under the theme ‘Human Fraternity’ highlights its importance in bringing people together & promoting peace, love & tolerance Dubai, 15 May 2019 – Under the patronage of H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, Salem Ahmad Almoosa hosted Ramadan Council for the Ministry of Interior (MoI). The event, which was held on May 13 at the his Majlis of in Jumeirah (3). This year’s Council was held under the theme ‘Human Fraternity,’ and witnessed the participants underscore the…

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Two MEFMA members recognized at Global FM Awards of Excellence 2019

Two MEFMA members recognized at Global FM Awards of Excellence 2019

May 16, 2019 Two members of the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) bagged major awards at the prestigious Global FM Awards of Excellence 2019. UAE-based integrated facilities management (FM) providers Emrill Services and Adeeb Electrical & Electronics Services were honored in the recently concluded competition for their effective implementation of the best industry practices and their contributions to the FM community at large. MEFMA’s Strategic Corporate Member Emrill won the ‘Gold Award of Excellence in FM 2019’ for its entry titled ‘Driving Innovation, Knowledge, and Experience to Deliver Excellence…

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Etihad ESCO signs Contracts with Sharaf Electronics to retrofit 15,000 Light Fixtures

Etihad ESCO signs Contracts with Sharaf Electronics to retrofit 15,000 Light Fixtures

The Lighting Retrofit Project to generate AED 5 million annual savings UAE, 16 May 2019 – Etihad Energy Services Company (Etihad ESCO) announced the signing of an agreement with Sharaf Electronics for the implementation of the lighting retrofit project at three terminals of Dubai Airport. The project will replace over 15,000 outdoor and indoor lights with latest energy saving LED lights, resulting in about AED 5 million annual savings every year, for next seven years for the airport. In addition, the project supports Dubai Airport’s vision of environmental sustainability. As…

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Reaching New Culinary Heights with Nirmal Sudhanshu, Executive Chef at Marriott Hotel Al Forsan

Reaching New Culinary Heights with Nirmal Sudhanshu, Executive Chef at Marriott Hotel Al Forsan

UAE, Abu Dhabi, 16 May 2019 –  Executive Chef, Nirmal Sudhanshu, at Marriott Hotel Al Forsan joined the team with over 13 years’ experience in the hospitality industry. His approach to the Ramadan offers at the property have included an enhanced buffet selection for the hotel’s signature restaurant, Khayal, during the holy month. Chef Sudhanshu and his team will be presenting a delectable selection of dishes, matched with welcoming service from the hotel’s Food and Beverage team, amidst a Ramadan-adorned venue with views out to the hotel’s landscaped gardens and…

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THE ULTIMATE SUMMER STAYCATION AT PARK HYATT ABU DHABI HOTEL AND VILLAS

THE ULTIMATE SUMMER STAYCATION AT PARK HYATT ABU DHABI HOTEL AND VILLAS

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 16 May 2019: With its oceanfront address Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas is a perfect place for a staycation with your loved ones this summer. The resort is nestled in the enchanting island of Saadiyat and just minutes away from world class family leisure and cultural attractions. Magnificent secluded suites with private pools and splendid sea views welcome you after a day of wandering the city. Guests can also enjoy a decadent spa, an elegant swimming pool surrounded by lush palm trees and…

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Emirates Park Resort Unveils New Brand Identity as Resort at Emirates Park Zoo

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 16 May, 2019: Following the dynamic growth, Emirates Park Resort, now named ‘The Resort at Emirates Park Zoo’, has recently divulged a new brand identity, design, and logo. The new branding has been designed to represent the unrelenting drive to improve in delivering excellent services and utmost experience in an ever-changing environment. By significantly rebranding, the resort is looking forward to building on its key foundation and its vision for the future to further develop and grow. Emirates Park Resort draws inspiration from the wildlife,…

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Corum unveils new models for its futuristic Lab 01 collection made in Damascus steel

Corum unveils new models for its futuristic Lab 01 collection made in Damascus steel

One may not associate the concepts of ‘heritage’ and ‘lab’ with each other. However, it is this juxtaposition that inspires Corum to embody a disruptive and contemporary approach towards watchmaking. First created in late 2018, the Corum Lab collection focuses on establishing a dialogue between the past and the future, and two limited-edition creations were debuted then. This year, Corum unveils another two new additions to the Heritage Corum Lab 01 family, each limited to 99 pieces. The latest Lab 01 models retain their distinctive barrel-shaped cases like their predecessors,…

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Tazio Nuvolari – Time is legend

Tazio Nuvolari – Time is legend

There are some people in the history of sport that cannot be defined merely as ‘champions’. When they exceed the limits set by their time and enter the superhuman ‘Hall of Fame’ of those who have broken all barriers by crossing the line of the inconceivable, it is then that they undergo the natural progression that turns them into legends. Tazio Nuvolari, the champion driver who dominated the decades between 1920 and the late forties, is quite obviously such a sportsman. When, almost 30 years ago, Eberhard & Co. decided…

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Looking for an opportunity to volunteer this Ramadan? Join Dubai Cares’ 4-day volunteering initiative and help pack 50,000 school kits for students in Senegal and Zanzibar

Looking for an opportunity to volunteer this Ramadan? Join Dubai Cares’ 4-day volunteering initiative and help pack 50,000 school kits for students in Senegal and Zanzibar

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – May 2019: In an effort to embrace the spirit of giving during the holy month of Ramadan and mark the Year of Tolerance, Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, will be hostinga “Back to School” edition of Volunteer Emirates between 18 and 21 May,in support of underprivileged children in Senegal and Zanzibar. The four-day initiative will take place at Dubai World Trade Centre, hall 4 andis expected to bring together a total of 2,000 volunteers from the UAE community. The…

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Giving Back While Saving Energy: Schneider Electrichas Set Up TwoSolar-powered Ramadan Sharing Fridges in the UAE

Giving Back While Saving Energy: Schneider Electrichas Set Up TwoSolar-powered Ramadan Sharing Fridges in the UAE

Dubai-UAE: 13thMay 2019 – As part of their celebrations for the month of Ramadan, Schneider Electric,the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation has set up solar-powered fridges placed in two locations in Dubai, UAE – Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Campus (DTEC) and Ras Al Khor. This community driven initiative was launched in partnership with Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS, Pilani), Aikah Establishment and Luminousto give back to the society in the spirit of the holy month. Resonating with our slogan ‘Life is On’, the main…

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The World in Ramadan features other cultures’ Ramadan rites and tradition

The World in Ramadan features other cultures’ Ramadan rites and tradition

13 May 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: In its first week dedicated to the participation of the Middle East and Asia, the World in Ramadan hosted a diverse group of artists, poets and craftsmen who presented outstanding and different performances in order to highlight the cultures and customs of the people and highlight the practices in order to highlight their practices during the holy month of Ramadan. The World in Ramadan is an event under Ramadan Dubai, a project organized by the Dubai Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department which…

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Discover 8 Things You Didn’t Know About Dublin

Discover 8 Things You Didn’t Know About Dublin

Dubai, UAE, May 2019 – Dublin is a thriving city with a great deal to offer families, friends, couples and solo travellers. The buzzing atmosphere, friendly locals and rich culture are known to enthrall guests, but the most visited city in Ireland has much more than meets the eye: Many a quirky activity and eye-catching attractions have popped up on the streets of late, making a trip to the Republic of Ireland’s capital a truly unique experience. The most immersive of such attractions are the talking historic statues located across…

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King Koil announces huge discounts on sleeping products during Ramadan

King Koil announces huge discounts on sleeping products during Ramadan

Dubai, UAE (May 12 , 2019): Dubai Furniture Manufacturing Company LLC (DFMC), which manufactures and market King Koil mattresses and sleeping products in the Middle East, is running incredible saving deals across its range of premium sleeping products during Ramadan 2019. Giving customers a chance to snooze peacefully, the leading mattress brand will be commencing their best sale to date by offering flat 45% discount on all sleeping products including mattress toppers, mattress protectors, specialty pillows, duvets, linen sets and 50% discount on adjustable bed frames including bed base, headboard…

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