BNI UAE partners with Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA to raise funds for Al Jalila Foundation’s basma Campaign

BNI UAE partners with Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA to raise funds for Al Jalila Foundation’s basma Campaign

The Ramadan CSR campaign by the hospitality chain helps change the lives of thousands of people under the Taddamon Programme Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – Taddamon, the Corporate Social Responsibility programme initiated by Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA, one of the fastest growing hotel management companies in the region, has positively increased donations during the holy month of Ramadan. The company recently collaborated with BNI UAE (Business Network International – BNI is the world’s largest referral organization), and hosted a charity Iftar at Millennium Airport Dubai. Organized by BNI…

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2019 China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair Concludes, with Number of Professional Buyers up 48.41% Year-on-Year

2019 China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair Concludes, with Number of Professional Buyers up 48.41% Year-on-Year

YIWU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— 2019 China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair, a key platform to accelerate Yiwu’s opening up to the world, closed on May 26, 2019 in Yiwu City of China. With an exhibition area of 50,000m2, the Fair of this year gathered exhibitors from 85 countries and regions, including Spain, Italy, Germany, Russia, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, India, Pakistan, Australia, and Tanzania, to show more than 100,000 varieties of daily necessities covering handcrafts, household goods, maternal and baby care, clothing accessories, food and beverage. The four-day event attracted 119,600 person-times…

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Oris Aquis Date Collection makes a stunning Eid gift

Oris Aquis Date Collection makes a stunning Eid gift

Oris’s high-performance Aquis diver’s watch has been given a cool, fresh finish with a mint-grey gradient dial and a grey tungsten bezel insert. At 39.50 mm in diameter, the Oris Aquis is at its most versatile. It’s easy to wear and slips naturally under a cuff, just as over a wetsuit, thanks to the extension system on its stainless steel metal bracelet. On top of that, it’s also a high performance diver’s watch, offering the robust architecture and critical functionality a diver needs when at depth. Its stainless steel case…

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National Carrier shares the spirit of Vesak with passengers at BIA

National Carrier shares the spirit of Vesak with passengers at BIA

SriLankan Airlines, the National carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the reputed oneworld alliance, commemorated Vasak at its home base, Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Colombo recently. The Srilankan Airlines’ Vesak message to the world from the Karaniya Metta Sutta is “Radiate boundless love towards the entire world — above, below, and across — unhindered, without ill will, without enmity.” Symbolizing the generosity of Sri Lankan community through ‘dansal’, passengers departing, arriving and transiting through the Bandaranaike International airport were treated to refreshments in commemoration of Vesak. SriLankan Airlines’…

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Inspired Spa Indulgences at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel

Inspired Spa Indulgences at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel

June 1, 2019 (Abu Dhabi, UAE): With the steady ascent of temperatures in the capital, the scorching summer is the perfect time to enjoy a great holistic experience at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel, complete with a complimentary massage. Guests visiting the paradisiacal hotel can step into a blissful and peaceful world, taking in the spectacular views of the captivating mangrove lagoon before restoring their bodies and souls with the soothing Summer Hammam Package at Anantara Spa. The Hammam treatment combines traditional Turkish and Moroccan elements while incorporating locally…

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Happily Ever After Begins at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

Happily Ever After Begins at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – June, 2019 The St. Regis Abu Dhabi takes new beginnings to gleaming heights with a palatial Arabian setting that will make every wedding a celebration to remember. Step through the doors of Abu Dhabi’s most opulent landmark address and be welcomed by an oasis where magnificent high ceilings and contemporary design reign alongside culinary expertise, five-star service and signature, feel-good St. Regis hospitality. With a dedicated planner on call, inspiring options, seamless organization, excellent cuisine, comprehensive beverage choices and a stunning Arabian feel, putting…

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Meet the Winners of Smartpreneur Competition 4.0 Supported by du

Meet the Winners of Smartpreneur Competition 4.0 Supported by du

Three of the 10 finalists will receive du’s Business Complete solution to support in bringing their business idea to life Dubai, UAE, May22, 2019:Three innovative startups have been named winners of the Dubai Smartpreneur Competition 4.0 hosted by Entrepreneur Middle East’s 2019 Enterprise Agility Forumand supported by du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC). The competition is one of the programs byDubai Startup Hub, the entrepreneurship support arm of Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Open to startups with solutions in the fields of Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and digital transformation,…

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Development Housing Initiative, Saudi Arabia and Katerra, sign an agreement to Build 4101 Housing Units in the Kingdom.

Development Housing Initiative, Saudi Arabia and Katerra, sign an agreement to Build 4101 Housing Units in the Kingdom.

The Ministry of Housing, represented by the Development Housing Initiative, signed an agreement with Katerra, a leading design and technology driven global construction company, to build 4101 individual homes across the Kingdom. The new construction will provide housing units for the beneficiaries of the Development Housing Initiative in line with the Kingdom’s objectives. The signing ceremony was held under the patronage and presence of His Excellency, Minister of Housing, Mr. Majed Bin Abdullah Al-Hogail, and Ziyad Al Ashaikh, Partner Head of Softbank SBIA, Saudi Arabia and was signed by Ash…

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NEW DISCOVERY SPORT: ENHANCED FOR EVERY FAMILY ADVENTURE

NEW DISCOVERY SPORT: ENHANCED FOR EVERY FAMILY ADVENTURE

 22 May, Dubai, United Arab Emirates–Land Rover is about freedom, whether it is everyday adventures on the school run or taking you and your family beyond the road’s end, filling your lives with new experiences and discoveries in the great outdoors. The new Discovery Sport, the compact premium SUV, has been transformed to make it more efficient, technologically-advanced as well as greater practicality, keeping its occupants safe and comfortable in any conditions. Embracing the adventurous spirit that has defined the Discovery family forthe past 30 years, thenew Discovery Sportis a…

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Frankfurt’s diverse tourism portfolio beckons GCC holidaymakers ahead of the summer season

Frankfurt’s diverse tourism portfolio beckons GCC holidaymakers ahead of the summer season

Dubai, 22 May 2019 Frankfurt,the second most frequented city in Germany by GCC tourists,is promoting its myriad of tourist attractions, shopping facilities,cultural festivalsand medical clinics to attract holidaymakers from the Gulf during the forthcoming Eid Al-Fitrholiday and the summer season. In 2018, Frankfurt experienced an increase of 4% in overnight stays from the Gulf region compared to 2017,with visitors increasingly staying for longer. The increase is due to Frankfurt’s increasingly rich tourism portfolio, an increase innew sightseeing highlights, the perfect geographical location to undertake day-trips to nearby attractions such as…

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Ramadan & Eid celebrations across Abu Dhabi & Al Ain Malls

Ramadan & Eid celebrations across Abu Dhabi & Al Ain Malls

Malls under the Line Investments & Property LLCto host a diverse range of activities to make the holy month special this year Ramadan is a special time for residents and as part of the celebrations, malls under the portfolio of Line Investments & Property are welcoming visitors with Ramadan decorations as well as a variety of entertainment options during the holy month and for EidulFitr celebrations. Wajeb Al Khoury, Director of Line Investments and Property LLC said, “Our malls are marking Ramadan with a diverse range of activities to make…

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Smartphones and social media: Innovations driven by the rise of social media

Smartphones and social media: Innovations driven by the rise of social media

Over the years, social media platforms have seen an increase in frequent users. This can be mainly attributed to the ease of access, growth in technology, a chance for user expression and an overall comfortable user experience.This rise in social media usage has led to the requirement of smartphones that cater to every aspect of handling a social media presence, including photography, battery life and an overall smooth performance.Huawei, known for innovations and pushing the boundaries in its smartphones, has kept this in mind and has introduced new features in…

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Turkish Airlines to Open Five Lounges at the New Istanbul Airport

Turkish Airlines to Open Five Lounges at the New Istanbul Airport

With the completion of “Great Move” to its brand new home base, Istanbul Airport, one of the most significant cornerstones of the Turkish aviation history, Turkish Airlines will open five passenger lounges available for Business Class, Miles & Smiles Elite Plus & Elite, Star Alliance Gold and Corporate Club passengers. There are currently three lounges open – the Turkish Airlines Business Lounge, Miles & Smiles Lounge and Domestic Lounge. The Exclusive Lounge and Arrival Lounge are planned to open in Summer 2019. The Turkish Airlines Business Lounge has an approximate…

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du’s 5G Experience Goes Live This Ramadan

du’s 5G Experience Goes Live This Ramadan

Dubai, UAE, 21 May, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is showcasing the future of 5G to guests and customers who visit the company’s Al Majlis at the Madinat Jumeirah through out Ramadan. Demonstrating the differences between the 4G network and 5G connectivity through a live interaction, du is giving people the opportunity to interact with 5G technology and learn about the potential this will deliver for consumers, enterprises and government entities in the UAE. “5G networks will introduce a connected experience like nothing before, while also ushering…

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Toyota claims two prestigious titles at the Middle East Car of the Year awards 2019

Toyota claims two prestigious titles at the Middle East Car of the Year awards 2019

Dubai, UAE, May 22, 2019:Underlining the exceptional quality of its vehicles and their enduring appeal among the region’s drivers, Toyota has once again achieved success at the 2019 Middle East Car of the Year (MECOTY) awards. The Toyota Yaris claimed the title of ‘Best Sub-compact Sedan,’ while the Toyota Camry was crowned ‘Best Midsize Sedan’ at the regional automotive sector’s biggest and most prestigious awards ceremony, which took place in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Now in its sixth edition, the annual MECOTY awards are renowned as the Middle East’s most authoritative…

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SAS and Higher Colleges of Technology Co-host Hackathon to DevelopTalent in Data Science

SAS and Higher Colleges of Technology Co-host Hackathon to DevelopTalent in Data Science

Higher Colleges of Technologies – Dubai(May 22, 2019) The Information Technology Division at the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) organized the ‘SAS Data Science Hackathon 2019’ in cooperation with SAS, the leader in business analytics, andseveralleading public and private entities. The competition targeted 25 IT students from HCTbranches in Dubai, Sharjah and Al Ain, who competed for three days at the SAS Hackathon, presenting solutions to a range of real-life problems and challenges using SAS advanced solutions capable of analyzing and handlingbig data. HCT-Dubai Men’s College (DMC) Director Dr. Hashim…

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Experience Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa’s Exciting Summer Camp for Your Little Ones

Experience Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa’s Exciting Summer Camp for Your Little Ones

Kuwait, 22 May 2019: Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa has brought an extraordinary experience for your children with its thrilling Summer Camp. Starting from June 9th 2019, the summer camp is open for kids of ages 4 to 12 years old and will run daily from 08:30 to 15:30, Sunday to Thursday. Children spending their summer in Kuwait can enjoy a variety of interactive and fun-filled activities guaranteed to help your little ones beat the summer heat. Kids will have the opportunity to partake in their favorite sports including…

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