MetLife Gulf Partners With Special Olympics in the UAE to Give Back to the Community

MetLife Gulf Partners With Special Olympics in the UAE to Give Back to the Community

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— MetLife volunteers had the opportunity recently to participate in several athletic and art activities with Special Olympians in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As part of MetLife’s Community Week; an initiative funded by MetLife Foundation, the philanthropic arm of global insurer MetLife, 33 MetLife volunteers joined 25 Young Athletes, for a day filled with activities at Dubai Sports World. “Young Athletes,” introduced by Special Olympics, is an inclusive sport and play program for children, aged two to seven years old, with and without intellectual disabilities.…

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Middle East economic confidence index dips in Q2 2019 finds latest economic research from ACCA and IMA

Middle East economic confidence index dips in Q2 2019 finds latest economic research from ACCA and IMA

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Volatile oil prices have dented economic confidence in the Middle East, according to the Q2 analysis from the latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA (Institute of Management Accountants). The global poll of 1162 accountants shows that confidence remains above the record low reached at the end of 2018, consistent with a modest global economic slowdown. The GECS confidence index in the Middle East fell slightly in Q2, but it remains well above the levels recorded…

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GIA Organises Retail Sales Associate Training Programme for Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Dubai

GIA Organises Retail Sales Associate Training Programme for Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— To help retail sales staff communicate effectively, GIA Dubai recently organised retail sales associate training programmes for Malabar Gold & Diamonds at their stores in Dubai, UAE. Since 2018, GIA Dubai has trained more than 200 staff of Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Dubai and Bahrain. The training programme includes information about GIA, the 4Cs (Color, Clarity, Cut and Carat Weight) of Diamond Quality, the International Diamond Grading System™ and GIA diamond grading reports. It also covers GIA’s Retail Support Program – including the Retailer…

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It’s Time for Fun Under the Sun at Danat Al Ain Resort

It’s Time for Fun Under the Sun at Danat Al Ain Resort

Al Ain, UAE (July 20 , 2019) – With summer soaring high, Danat Al Ain Resort has all the right ingredients to a wholesome staycation for families to enjoy a fun-filled getaway for the holidays. Located in the Eastern region of Abu Dhabi, Danat Al Ain boasts well-appointed rooms and spacious suites, access to a multitude of leisure facilities including three swimming pools, gymnasium, sport courts and a wellness center offering rejuvenating experiences for all ages. The resort also includes international culinary options that caters to all tastes, where diners…

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Sharjah Finance Department strengths ties with Japan finance industry

Sharjah Finance Department strengths ties with Japan finance industry

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)– A delegation from Sharjah Finance Department (SFD) visited Tokyo, Japan and met with key Japanese finance officials to discuss various possibilities that can help bolster relationships between the two sides. The meetings were held at the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and was attended by Sharjah’s delegation headed by HE Waleed Al Sayegh, Director General of Sharjah Finance Department, Tom Koczwara and Abdellatif Al Ali from the Debt Management Office.  Mr Kazuhisa Yumikura, Global Head of Infrastructure and Environment Finance Group, led the Japanese…

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Deira International School Announces Highest Ever IB Diploma Results, Beats Global Averages

Deira International School Announces Highest Ever IB Diploma Results, Beats Global Averages

Dubai, UAE, 09July2019: Deira International School (DIS) today announced the results of its students studying the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme (DP). With a pass rate of 92% the school has continued to perform above international averages. The two top scorers both scored 43 points, beating the global average of 29.62. Historically the school average has been on par with or above the world average with this year seeing the average improve to 34 points in comparison to 33 last year. With 15% of candidates achieving over 40 points, this…

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Air Arabia start flights to Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Air Arabia start flights to Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Sharjah, UAE; July 9, 2019:Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), inauguratedits direct flight betweenKuala Lumpur and Sharjah. The seven-hour flight between the two citiesis the first direct flight by a low-cost carrierconnecting Malaysia with the UAE and GCC. The inaugural flight landed at KL International Airport (IATA Code: KUL) at 08:50am local time and was received by an official delegation including YB Datuk Mohammadin bin Ketapi, Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture Malaysia, YM Raja Azmi Raja Nazuddin, Group Chief Executive Officer…

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Experience Fabulous Summer Nights at Eve Penthouse & Lounge’s New Enclosed Rooftop

Experience Fabulous Summer Nights at Eve Penthouse & Lounge’s New Enclosed Rooftop

Eve Penthouse & Loungeis elevatingsummer nights to new heights with a gorgeous new covered rooftop area for the hotter months, so guests can stay cool and relaxed while still enjoying breath-taking views from the 34th floor of Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights. Dubai, UAE (9July2019):As temperatures soar outside, it’s time to step inside Eve’s world of intrigue and enchantment to explore a beautifully crafted menu of bites,while you indulge in an alluring assortment of cocktails and the best grape from the bar. At Eve Penthouse & Lounge, Dubai’s inimitable rooftop…

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M Hotel Downtown by Millennium awarded Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor

M Hotel Downtown by Millennium awarded Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor

Dubai, UAE (July 9, 2019) – M Hotel Downtown by Millennium, situated at the heart of Downtown Dubai, has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor for consistently excellent service reviews. The whole 2019 saw the M Hotel constantly earning great reviews by travelers of the world’s largest travel site being one of the finest hotels in the heart of Dubai with spectacular views of the iconic city of Dubai and offering business, shopping, cultural and beach experiences from central Downtown Dubai and easy access to the commercial areas…

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Two Seasons Hotel Dubai launches a restaurant – House Of Noodles

Two Seasons Hotel Dubai launches a restaurant – House Of Noodles

Two Seasons Hotel & Apartments Dubai launched their first specialty Pan-Asian restaurant; House of Noodles. A full-service, sit-down restaurant featuring authentic Asian Cuisinein contemporary setting, announced it will open July 17th in the ground floor of the hotel. The customers who visit the new restaurant during the first week will receive 20% discount. Open show-kitchen, chef interacting directly with guests, and delicious exotic desserts will be the central feature of the concept that combines an authentic menu with treasured moments spent in a true Asian atmosphere leaving the guest with…

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BTS ANNOUNCES THEIR FIRST EVER SHOW IN KSA ON OCTOBER 11 AS PART OF THEIR WORLD TOUR: ‘LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF’

BTS ANNOUNCES THEIR FIRST EVER SHOW IN KSA ON OCTOBER 11 AS PART OF THEIR WORLD TOUR: ‘LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF’

July 14, 2019 – Global superstars, BTS has announced that they will be performing at King Fahd International Stadium for their first Saudi Arabia show ever on Friday, October 11th, as part of the Riyadh Season. The highly anticipated show will be an addition to their record-breaking BTS WORLD TOUR ‘LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF’ which was crowned as the top-grossing tour for May, amassing over $50 million during that month alone, cementing BTS’ position as the biggest pop act on the planet. BTS WORLD TOUR ‘LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF’ kicked…

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Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoocelebrates ‘Shark Awareness Day’

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoocelebrates ‘Shark Awareness Day’

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo is celebrating ‘Shark Awareness Day’ today (July 14, 2019), dedicated to one of the most amazing and mysterious sea creatures in the world, while promoting a more positive image of sharks. One of the most popular tourist attractions in the city, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo in The Dubai Mall has Bamboo Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Bonnethead Sharks, Sandbar Sharks, Leopard Sharks, Tawny Nurse Sharks, a collection of Sand Tiger Sharks and many other species of sharks. The ‘Shark Awareness Day’ is being organised to…

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Positive outlook for Abu Dhabi’s real estate market in the medium to long term, according to Chestertons Q2 report

Positive outlook for Abu Dhabi’s real estate market in the medium to long term, according to Chestertons Q2 report

Abu Dhabi, 14th June 2019: Slow economic conditions have resulted in short term price and rental declines in the capital’s residential real estate market. However, according to research from leading international real estate services firm, Chestertons latest Observer: Abu Dhabi Market Report Q2 2019, medium to long term, the new freehold law coupled with the introduction of a 10-year residency visa, are expected to strengthen many areas of the economy, particularly the real estate sector. Short term, price and rental costs have experienced downward corrections across the board, a continuation…

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Introducing the Happy Days Menu & Cheeky Mid-WeekyOffer at The Daily in Rove Hotels

Introducing the Happy Days Menu & Cheeky Mid-WeekyOffer at The Daily in Rove Hotels

Dubai, UAE (June 2019): When it comes to lip-smacking flavours, unbeatable value and the very best summer deals, The Daily restaurants at Rove Hotels across Dubai have you covered! With the all-new Happy Days Menu available on Sundays and Mondays, along with the Cheeky Mid-Weeky offer on Tuesdays, Rovers (diners) have every reason to make the most of their weekdays, with great food and drinks at even better prices. Why should the weekends have all the fun? Rove wants you to take back your Sundays and Mondays, and paint a…

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Swrve Named a Leader in 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Marketing Platforms

سويرف تفوز بلقب الشركة الرائدة في تقرير ماجيك كوادرانت من جارتنر لمنصّات التسويق عبر الجوال لعام 2019

Swrve Named Leader for Second Consecutive Year; Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute SAN FRANCISCO– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Swrve, the world leader in real-time, relevant customer engagement, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in the 2019 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Marketing Platforms 1. Swrve was one of 18 vendors evaluated in the report. This is the second consecutive year that Swrve has been placed in the Leaders quadrant. Swrve is a real-time marketing and customer engagement platform that enables the world’s largest brands to…

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Secure-D Releases the First Ever Mobile Malware Analytics Platform

سكيور-دي تطلق أوّل منصّة من نوعها لتحليلات البرمجيّات الخبيثة في الجوال

More than 1,500 suspicious Android apps listed with 13 billion downloads LONDON– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Secure-D, mobile security platform by leading technology company Upstream, launched a new mobile malware center that reports suspicious Android applications it detects and blocks around the world. The information on the Secure-D Index, currently in beta, allows anyone to easily find what apps pose a threat to their privacy and pocket, in one place, for free. Data is openly available to the whole mobile industry, from app developers, ad networks and publishers, to media, advertisers and mobile network…

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Ahmed MahboobMusabihwelcomes DGEP Coordinator General

Ahmed MahboobMusabihwelcomes DGEP Coordinator General

Dubai – 14 July 2019: Dubai Customs Director General Ahmed MahboobMusabih welcomed Dr Hazza Al Nuaimi, the new Coordinator General of the Dubai Government Excellence Program (DGEP) of the General Secretariat of the Executive Council of Dubai. This is part of Dubai Customs’strategy to maintain close ties of cooperation with government agencies and raise Dubai’s profile as a global centre of excellencein all aspects of public service. Musabih pointed out that the DGEP has played a central role in improving efficiency of government work and organizational performance in Dubai, making…

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SIZE DOES MATTAR AT BLACK TAP

SIZE DOES MATTAR AT BLACK TAP

Dubai,UAE –14 July 2019: Black Tap, the cult New York-inspired craft burger joint, is doubling down for summer with a trio of promotions designed to keep food-lovers happy without breaking the bank. Famous for its craft burgers, CrazyShake®milkshakes, old school tunes and classic American dishes with a modern twist, Black Tap’s summer options include partnerships with homegrown UAE meat suppliers to suit the needs of all taste buds. Havana ooh nana Created in collaboration with Mattar Farm,Dubai’s first Artisan Smokehouse which is known for hand-crafted smoked meats bythe Arab world’s…

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Check in to the Spacious and SophisticatedWarwick Al Khobar for a Memorable Stay

Check in to the Spacious and SophisticatedWarwick Al Khobar for a Memorable Stay

The elegant Warwick Al Khobar is an ideal destination for Middle Eastern leisure and business travellers alike situated only 40 km away from Bahrain Airport and less than 46 km from King Fahd International Airport. The 5-star hotel is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Al Khobar, by the waterfront, just 100m from the famed Al Khobar Corniche and Fouad Food Mall. A landmark in the bustling commercial centre of Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province, the stunning hotel also makes it easy for guests to explore the nearby Seef Hall,…

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