AI-driven Smart Washroom to provide light relief for Dubai residents

AI-driven Smart Washroom to provide light relief for Dubai residents

Leading UAE-based technology and sustainability-driven facilities management (FM) company Farnek, has launched the Middle East’s first digitally monitored washroom to maximise customer satisfaction and promote cost efficiencies. Using the most advanced and innovative technologies, IoT sensors, machine learning, AI and cloud architecture to promote air quality, identify water spillages, and monitor washroom usage and consumable levels, to ensure the highest customer satisfaction standards. The system collects statistical data digitally, analyses and reveals customer trends and patterns, to offer the best possible customer experience, a win-win for shopping mall tenants and landlords.…

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THE NOODLE HOUSEEMPIRE EXPANDS WITH FOUR NEW UAE OPENINGS

THE NOODLE HOUSEEMPIRE EXPANDS WITH FOUR NEW UAE OPENINGS

Dubai, UAE –18May 2019: The Noodle House,the legacy Asian soul food concept by JRG Dubai, the UAE’s leading homegrown restaurant management company, has announced plans to open four new restaurants at strategic high-traffic catchment areas for residents and tourists in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The Noodle House will debutnewrestaurantsin Jumeirah Beach Residence(JBR) in August 2019,Nakheel Mall on The Palm Jumeirah in September 2019, and the upcoming Dubai Hills Mall in February 2020. The trio of Dubai openings will extend the brand’sempire and ‘sticks-hands-spoon’ mantra to eight restaurants in the city.…

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SUMMER DAZE MALTA SET TO ENTERTAIN FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

SUMMER DAZE MALTA SET TO ENTERTAIN FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

The second edition of Summer Daze Malta will be taking place from 11-17th August 2019 at multiple venues across the Mediterranean island. Following the success of last year’s event, the organizers have raised the bar yet again with an attractive line-up of performers. Hosted by Creamfields and BBC Radio 1 Dance, the opening party kicks off on the 11th with a performance by The Martinez Brothers alongside the locally famous GRINGOS. On the other hand, the main events will take place on the 14th and 15th in Ta Qali National…

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Slovenia to showcase bee tourism at Expo Dubai 2020

Slovenia to showcase bee tourism at Expo Dubai 2020

Home to over 10,000 beekeepers, 12,500 apiaries and nearly 170,000 hive colonies, bees have played a huge role in Slovenian culture for centuries. Today the country is home to a huge variety of bee-related activities, from relaxing honey massage and beehive air inhalation to staying overnight in your very own private honeycomb! Such is the strong cultural and culinary connection of Slovenians to bees that the Slovenian pavilion at Expo Dubai 2020 will present the country as the green heart of Europe, which lies at the crossroads of diverse landscapes,…

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ORANGE COUNTY CALIFORNIA SETS TOURISM RECORD:  ATTRACTS 50+ MILLION VISITORS IN 2018

ORANGE COUNTY CALIFORNIA SETS TOURISM RECORD:  ATTRACTS 50+ MILLION VISITORS IN 2018

Dubai, U.A.E. (13 June 2019):According to theOrange County Visitors Association (OCVA), Orange County, in Southern California, welcomed a record-breaking 50.16 million visitors in 2018 according to a preliminary report on visitation. This tremendous milestone brought with it impressive visitor spending of more than USD $13 billion. The 50+ million visitor achievement reflects a 1.6% increase in visitation over 2017 figures. With respect to visitor spending, the new tally is 4.2% higher than 2017 levels, with spend from Middle East visitors ranking 8th amongst international guests. (Source: CIC Research, Inc.) The…

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SWAROVSKICRYSTALWORLDSTO MESMERIZEVISITORS WITH NEW FAMILY ATTRACTION

SWAROVSKICRYSTALWORLDSTO MESMERIZEVISITORS WITH NEW FAMILY ATTRACTION

Dubai, 17th June 2019, From the idea of bringing a centuries old memory to the modern world, Spanish designer Jaime Hayon developed the concept of creating a unique carousel that will awe the visitors of Swarovski Crystal Worlds, located in Wattens, Austria. Hayon starts every project by forming shapes in his mind, which later becomes a sketch where he combines the different shapes envisioned to create a detailed designed. Then he starts working with his team to create the prototype. The carousel – like most of Hayon’s work – showcase…

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Ajman Bank Wins ‘Most Improved Alternative Channels’ Award by ETHOS

Ajman Bank Wins ‘Most Improved Alternative Channels’ Award by ETHOS

Ajman, UAE; 18 June 2019:Ajman Bank has been conferred with the ‘Most Improved Alternative Channels’ award by ETHOS Consultancy for demonstrating outstanding performance in electronic banking and payment solutions. The coveted award was presented to Ajman Bank in recognition of the expansion of its channels in consumer banking through Samsung Pay, CRM, Contactless Card and Mobile Banking Up-grade to ensure its customers efficient, secure and seamless service. Kashif Amin Thakkur, Acting Head of Consumer Banking, Ajman Bank said: “We are proud of this exceptional achievement that demonstrates our commitment to…

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Think Pink with 2XL Furniture & Home Décor

Think Pink with 2XL Furniture & Home Décor

Decorating your home?Think pink to avoid being locked into a single style. Unwinding comes more naturally when you are surrounded by soft shades of pink. Crafting a sweet and stylish home is easy with 2XL Furniture & Home Décorthis summer with a gorgeous range of products inspired from laid back pinks. Amit Yadav, Head of Marketing, 2XLFurniture & Home Décor, said, “There is something joyful and summery about pink. It is the easiest way to infuse energy and romance into a room with refreshing vibes of sweet summer shades.Regardless of…

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Ahmedia Heritage Guest House earns TripAdvisor Award

Ahmedia Heritage Guest House earns TripAdvisor Award

Dubai, UAE (June 18, 2019):  Ahmedia Heritage Guesthouse, located in the heart of Al Ras Deira heritage area, has been awarded 2019 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for its consistent excellent performance as reviewed by travelers of the world’s largest travel site. Ahmedia Heritage Guest House offers tourists and residents a unique experience of old Dubai heritage, culture and customs. Mr. Habib Khan, General Manager of Heritage Collection and CEO of Planet Hospitality said: “We appreciate the recognition that has been given to the guest house.  We thank our guests for…

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OKEx Native Token OKB and OKLink Stablecoin USDK Listed on Bitfinex

OKEx Native Token OKB and OKLink Stablecoin USDK Listed on Bitfinex

VALLETTA, Malta– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— OKEx, a world-leading cryptocurrency exchange, announced the listing of its native token, OKB, on another leading cryptocurrency exchange, Bitfinex. Bitfinex will also list USDK, which is a stablecoin co-developed by OKLink, a blockchain technology company, and Prime Trust, a registered Trust Company based in Nevada, US (Read more). The nine new trading pairs will officially open on Bitfinex from 10am, June 13, 2019 (UTC), including USDK/USD, BTC/USDK, ETH/USDK, USDT/USDK, EOS/USDK, OKB/USD, OKB/BTC, OKB/ETH and OKB/USDT. Empowering OKEx’s ecosystem, OKB allows OKEx users to perform various tasks…

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OKEx Lists USDK, Compliant USD-Pegged Stablecoin by OKLink and Prime Trust

OKEx Lists USDK, Compliant USD-Pegged Stablecoin by OKLink and Prime Trust

VALLETTA, Malta– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– OKEx, a world-leading cryptocurrency exchange, today announced its new listing of USDK, a US Dollar-pegged stablecoin co-launched by its strategic partner OKLink and Prime Trust. The new stablecoin will be listed on OKEx’s fiat-to-token (C2C) trading platform against six fiat currencies – CNY, VND, GBP, RUB, EUR and TRY, and spot trading platform with 11 trading pairs as below as well. BTC/USDK · ETC/USDK · TRX/USDK LTC/USDK · BCH/USDK · BSV/USDK ETH/USDK · EOS/USDK · USDT/USDK OKB/USDK · XRP/USDK USDK is a ERC-20 stablecoin co-developed by…

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Summer Heat & Tire Safety … a Call to Action!

Summer Heat & Tire Safety … a Call to Action!

– More than 5% of fatalities are due to tire defects – The hot summer months are extra taxing for tires – Regular controls are vital Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)– Summer has arrived and we witness sizzling temperatures above the 40-degree mark. The hot summer months are extremely taxing for vehicle tires and overall, more than 5% of road traffic deaths in the UAE are linked to poor tire maintenance. Abu Dhabi police for example stated in 2018, that 17 fatalities (out of a total of 199) were attributable…

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INDX Releases 2019 Passive Income Report, Expands Into Staking and DPoS

INDX Releases 2019 Passive Income Report, Expands Into Staking and DPoS

– Report compares crypto passive income to traditional opportunities – Masternodes offer a potential yield of more than 40% compared to around 3% from government bonds and stocks – INDX token enhanced with the addition of DPoS and Staking assets LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– INDX, a London-based crypto passive income fund, has released a report comparing traditional assets with their cryptocurrency counterparts that generate a regular payout. Read the report for free here. The firm has also expanded the scope of its native INDX token, which currently pays a quarterly dividend, by adding…

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Salalah Methanol Company Accelerates Plant Design Integration with Hexagon

Salalah Methanol Company Accelerates Plant Design Integration with Hexagon

DUBAI, the United Arab Emirates, June 18, 2019 – Salalah Methanol Company (SMC), an Oman-based methanol producer, has purchased Hexagon solutions to improve the integration between the in-house plant design solutions and overall 3D design efficiency. Salalah Methanol Company purchased solutions, including Intergraph Smart® 3D, Intergraph Smart Instrumentation, SmartPlant® P&ID and SmartSketch®, to enable a data-centric approach to maximize project communication between disciplines. Hexagon solutions allow Salalah Methanol Company to access different types of data and drawings in a centralized manner, and to easily update the existing data when changes…

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Azizi Developments named‘Best Developer of the Year’ at Arabian Business Real Estate Awards 2019

Azizi Developments named‘Best Developer of the Year’ at Arabian Business Real Estate Awards 2019

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 June2019:Azizi Developments, one of the leading private developers in the UAE, received the esteemed ‘Best Developer of the Year’award at the2019 Arabian Business Real Estate Awards. Farhad Azizi, CEOof Azizi Developments,together with the company’s top management team, received the accolade at a gala ceremony held at Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai. The award recognises Azizi Developments’ outstanding competencies in project development, management, and delivery. It also highlights the excellence that Azizi continuously demonstrates in building a diverse portfolio of projects across the…

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Aquaholic, a delicious Friday brunch by the pool at Shades

Aquaholic, a delicious Friday brunch by the pool at Shades

Shades, the stylish rooftop lounge at Address Dubai Marina introducesa brand-new poolside summer brunch, Aquaholic on Fridays. Dip into the cool waters of the infinity pool or unwind poolside with a special themed menu serving up delightful drinks and mouth-watering bites from around the globe, complemented with lively music. Embark on a culinary journey as you explore the live food stations, offeringthe finest dishes and rich flavoursfrom all around the world.Start with the fresh salad bar before graduating to the ‘Maki’ food station to enjoy delicious Californian roll with avocado and crab…

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UAE pharma market to top US$4.5 billion by 2021 says CPhI MEA

UAE pharma market to top US$4.5 billion by 2021 says CPhI MEA

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 17 June 2019: The importance of the regional pharmaceutical market will be discussed at the forthcoming global pharmaceutical event CPhI Middle East and Africa, when it returns to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from 16-18 September 2019, as the UAE’s pharmaceutical market is expected to increase in value to US$4.5 billion by 2021. The event, which is supported by Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, will tackle the growing trend to import the majority of pharmaceutical products to the region and how…

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Salvatore Ferragamo Timepieces – Summer 2019 Collection

FERRAGAMO CUIR Salvatore Ferragamo Timepieces – Summer 2019 Collection

The heritage of the Ferragamo brand isenclosedin the new timepiece stale, FerragamoCuir, designed for women who love to give their own twist to classic dress code conventions. The timepiece celebrates artisanal leatherworking expertise, as well as the ability to innovate with refined elegance and glamour. The exotic charm of the elaphe snakeskin leather strap is available in three colour options: including sky blue, pink and beige is also featured on the dial. The decorative and textured pattern is applied in a visual continuum that perfectly complements the 30mm-diameter case in…

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Dubai Customs boosts productivity through AI based system

Dubai Customs boosts productivity through AI based system

Dubai – 17 June 2019: Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) expressed his happiness that the “Productivity Engine” was approved by the Dubai Executive Council to be used at the government departments level. The engine, developed in-house by Dubai Customs, uses artificial intelligence to boost productivity, reduce costs and make clients happier and more satisfiedtowards the fulfilments of Dubai bold plans and vision. Bin Sulayem highly applauded the role of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al…

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DarkMatter Group Calls for Improved Vigilance as UAE’s Cyber-threat Landscape Reaches Critical Level

DarkMatter Group Calls for Improved Vigilance as UAE’s Cyber-threat Landscape Reaches Critical Level

Abu Dhabi, UAE 17June 2019: DarkMatter Group, the region’s first and only fully integrated digital and cyber transformation firm, today released the first semi-annual Cyber Security Report for 2019 revealing that critical infrastructure sectors, including Oil & Gas, Financial, Utilities and Transportation, are in the firing line from a growing incidence of cyberattacks across the UAE and wider Middle East. The report analyzes threats and trends observed by DarkMatter between October 2018 and March 2019 providing a snapshot of the cybersecurity environment in the UAE and the wider region. The Middle…

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