Schneider Electric Announces the Appointment of the New President of Gulf Countries

Dubai, UAE: 27 May 2019 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced the appointment of Ahmed Khashan as President of Gulf Countries effective 1st May 2019. Khashan has been part of Schneider Electric for over 20 years. During the course of his careerhe held several executive positions across the region, including Vice President of Partner Business forSchneider Electric Egypt & North East Africa and more recentlyVice President of Strategy &Business Development forSchneider Electric Middle East & Africa. Caspar Herzberg, President Schneider Electric Middle…

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Kittysnip hosts adoption days for abandoned and neglected cats in Dubai

Looking for a new feline friend to add to your household? Come along and meet a number of spayed, neutered and fully vaccinated cats at Kittysnip’s adoption days. The Dubai-based animal welfare group will host the adoption days every Friday and Saturdays, throughout June to rehome abandoned or neglected cats and kittens that are in desperate need of a new family. 11am to 5pm on Friday and Saturdays, May 31, June 1,14,15,21,22,28 and 29 at Dubai Garden Centre (Sheikh Zayed Road Exit 40), Al Quoz.

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Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition Gets Ready to Launch with the Appearance of the Canopus Star

With It’s Seventeenth Edition Distinguished by Innovation Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) finalized the form and content of the 2019 edition of the exhibition, which will be held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of Emirates Falconers Club. The exhibition will be held from August 27th to 31st at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC) and is considered to be…

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Dawex Raises €5 Million to Accelerate the Development of the Data Economy

United Arab Emirates-  May 2019 – Dawex,a leading data exchange technology company and the operator of the largest data marketplace, today announced a new round of funding of €5 million with Amadeus (AMS.MC), Itochu Corporation (ITOCY), Bouygues Construction (BOUY.PA)and a French web entrepreneurentering Dawex’s capital, also joined by the historical investor Caisse des Dépôts (via its Banque des Territoires). Total funds raised from inception tops €12 million, including the recent €2.5M grant from Horizon 2020, the biggest European Union Research & Innovation program. Dawex co-founders Fabrice Tocco and Laurent Lafaye…

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Grayton Hotel is Here to Set a New Trend forHospitality in Bur Dubai, from May 15th

Dubai (May 9, 2019): Nestled in the heart of the rejuvenated district of Al Mankhool in Bur Dubai, the 4-starGrayton Hotel is the new go-to destination for leisure and business travellers alike. Dubai’s newest destination opens its doors on May 15th and is brought to you by Blazon Hotels – the upscale luxury hotel brand that places enriching guest experiences, along with a tailor-made menu of services and choices whenever and wherever demanded, at the core of everything it does.When it comes to affordable luxury, effortless comfort, fantastic F&B venues…

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Save Bigwith Al Futtaim’s Second Mega Souk at Dubai Festival City Mall

From 28th May – 1st June, shoppers will have the chance to get glammed up for Eid and splurge onover50 brands with mega savings Dubai, UAE, 27th May 2019:Bargain hunters, get ready for a five day treat! After a successful first run,Dubai Festival City Mallwill be hosting Al-Futtaim Retail’s Mega Souk for the second timefrom Tuesday 28thMay to Saturday 1st June. Promisingshoppersgreat deals and savings, across leading fashion, sports,kids, accessories brands and for the first time – home and electronics brands. Shoppers can get their favorite Eid looks at discounted…

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Exclusive Ramadan offer for SMEs at Ibn Battuta Gate offices

Luxury residential and hospitality property developer Seven Tidesis offering a special Ramadan promotional rate for new tenants at The Offices at Ibn Battuta Gate. Valid throughout the Holy Month, potential tenants can secure a 12-month leasingagreement in a range of flexible open plan, fitted and ready-to-move-in office spaces at a reduced rate of AED 90 per square foot for offices under 2,000 sqft.  “For businesses, especially SMEs, positive cash flow is critical and as a result they are always looking for the best possible deals on office space, but we…

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Toyota Yaris WRC races to victory in first-ever Rally Chile

Dubai, UAE, May 27, 2019:GAZOO Racing (GR) World Rally Team and driver Ott Tänak clinched their second victories of the season recently at the inaugural Rally Chile in Talcahuano during the sixth round of the 2019 FIA’s World Rally Championship (WRC). Tänak completed an outstanding performance in the No. 8 Toyota Yaris WRC to secure the fastest time on the rally-ending Power Stage during the demanding four-day event, gaining extra points to climb up to second place in the drivers’ championship. Tänak finished 1.3 seconds faster than anyone else in…

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Give dad a winning smile this Father’s Day!

With Father’s Day around the corner, what better gift to give dad than the gift of a brighter smile. Smiling is an important and enjoyable part of life, so if you’re thinking of a Father’s Day gift, think about his brighter smile. An appointment with one of The Smile Bar’s highly trained smile attendants will detail exactly what he needs. It is the go-to place for pain-free, quick teeth whitening. A trip to The Smile Bar for a relaxing and painless session will be the perfect gift to show him…

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Get ready for some extreme fun with Cartooners by Cartoon Network MENA

Dubai, 27 May 2019: Kids, brace yourselves fora brand new 30-episode show called Cartoonerson Cartoon Network MENA, filled with activities, pranks and challenges, to tickle your funny bone. Unleash your fun and adventurous side and tune into the Cartoon Network MENA YouTube channel every Thursday, from May 2nd until November21st, 2019. The Arabic language show brings the best of real fun and entertainmentfor children between 6 and 12 years, including Do-It-Yourself (DIY), magic tricks, pranks, challenges and loads of ‘How-To’ videosrelated to The Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, The Amazing World…

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OMEGA AND CASAMIGOS TEQUILA AND MEZCAL LAUNCH NEW “DEEP BLACK” TIMEPIECE Eighty Limited-Edition Pieces Will Be Available Exclusively in the United States

Raising a shot of Casamigos Tequila to their close and long-standing friendship, the Swiss watchmaker OMEGA and fast growing spirits company Casamigos Tequila and Mezcal, have proudly teamed up to launch a brand-new timepiece for customers in the United States of America. The new Seamaster Planet Ocean “Deep Black” Casamigos is a tribute to the company founded by longtime friends George Clooney, Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman. Both George Clooney and Rande Gerber have special relationships with OMEGA stretching back over many years. While George is one of OMEGA’s most…

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Max & Aegle hosts GCC-wide fitness championship

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (26thMay 2019): Over 60 male fitness fanatics from across the Gulf region gathered at Dubai’s latest wellness destination, Max & Aegle, took part in an exhilarating two-day team functional fitness challenge, MEMAC (Middle East Max & Aegle Championship). The initiative was the brainchild of Dubai Police Lieutenant and fitness influencer, Bader Al Noori who began a similar initiative last year, largely focused on his work colleagues, and who was subsequently inundated with people from across the Gulf region wanting to participate.  This year’s event saw 20…

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Dubai Culture pumps 17,707 liters of water under its humanitarian campaign themed ‘Power of Giving’

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26thMay 2019: On invitation of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), in partnership with The Dubai Mall, concluded its participation in the Well of Hope competition launched by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI), under a campaign themed ‘Power of Giving.’ During the campaign, held on 23rd May 2019, Dubai Culture managed to pump 17,707 liters of water, amounting to 1180 bottles…

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When the stars come out, it’s show time at Al Hamra Village

Every Friday during Ramadan,Al Hamra is screening blockbuster movies for freeby the poolin Bayti areaat Al Hamra Village. Film buffs in Al Hamra Village are invited to watch an impressive line-up of family-friendly classics including ‘The Sound of Music’ and Disney’s animated hit ‘Moana’ in the open-air cinema setting. Popular movies such as ‘The Incredibles’ and ‘Beauty and the Beast’ were screened to a packed crowd of over 200 attendees each week in Al Hamra Village. Fairy lights, comfy bean bags and good atmosphere is the set up at the…

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ZULEKHA HOSPITAL HOSTS IFTAR FOR CHILDREN OF DETERMINATION

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 May 2019 –Zulekha Hospital hosted an Iftarfor children of determination along with their families and mentors at Le Meridien Hotel Dubai and Conference Centre. Zulekha Hospital also welcomedHis Excellency Nasser Ismael, Under Secretary of Ministry of Community Development and Mr. Sultan Al Shehhi, Prime Therapeutic Services Departmentas guests of honour. The purpose of the initiative is to value children of determination and to show appreciation for the courage, love and commitment of their families who are “True Heroes” in their own right.The hospital worked closely…

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HARMONY IN THE HOME WITH LG’S GAS COOKER

DUBAI, May 26, 2019–With consumers in the UAE keen to live a balanced lifestyle, LG Electronics (LG) has designed its Gas Cooker to make work in the kitchen simpler and more enjoyable. Consumers can now cook food and clean up with ease using LG’s Gas Cooker (Model: LF98V05S). It features a power convection system, reducing cooking time significantly with heat which can reach up to 3.6KW. Intensive, yet even heat is distributed to the bottom of cookware, ensuring optimum temperature is maintained. Cooking alone, or getting the whole family involved,…

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