A PIECE OF WONDERLAND IN THE HEART OF VELIKA PLANINA

A PIECE OF WONDERLAND IN THE HEART OF VELIKA PLANINA

 (Dubai, xx August 2019):Slovenia is one of the most charming countries in the world. Home to several magical places that look like they are straight out of a fairy tale. With no exception Velikaplanina is one of the, surrounded by sweet green hills, this place is a true hidden gem located in the Kamik Alps, region of Slovenia. The magnificent scenery is the main reason why numerous Arab Travellers are eager to visit and revisit Velikaplanina. The mountain plateau features unique herders’ settlement and one of the top attractions to…

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Experience the true hospitality at the heart of Madinah

Experience the true hospitality at the heart of Madinah

Al Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (August1, 2019) – Muslims from around the world are now preparing to travel to Makkah to perform one of the Islam pillars “Hajj”. Hotels and other hospitality providers are no different in terms of competing to entice guests by offering a premium and authentic hospitality. Millennium Al Aqeeq Hotel, a five-stars hotel comprising 505 spacious rooms stylishly designed and equipped with the latest amenities, prepares for this Hajj season by welcoming the “Hujaj” with flowers, a variety of delicious dates and refreshing juices to…

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The clock is ticking: Only 100 hours to grab your favourite Nissan at unbeatable value

The clock is ticking: Only 100 hours to grab your favourite Nissan at unbeatable value

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1st August, 2019:There are only 100 hours to drive home on your favourite Nissan car at never-before prices asArabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is offering customers the opportunity to buy their favourite models of cars with its limited-time‘100 Hour Sale’. From August 3 – 7 only, customers can make unprecedented savings on select Nissan models including the Altima, Maxima, Pathfinder and the Patrol.  The campaign is part of…

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Dubai Investments reports 17% increase in second quarter profits

Dubai Investments reports 17% increase in second quarter profits

Dubai, Aug 1st, 2019: Dubai Investments PJSC [DFM: DIC], the leading, diversified investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market,reported profit of AED 151million for the second quarter of 2019, an increase of 17% when compared to the same period last year. Profit for the first six months of the year was AED 353 million as compared to AED 491 million in the previous year. These included gainson M&A transactions of AED 64 million and AED 333 millionfor the respective periods.Profits for H1 2019without considering these exceptional items has increased…

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Citizen launches the new and enhanced generation of eco-drive world time watch collection

Citizen launches the new and enhanced generation of eco-drive world time watch collection

Pioneers in watch technology and renowned for a series of firsts in horology, CITIZEN has releasedyet another Eco-drivecollection with new innovations, making it ideal for the frequent traveller.  The updated versions feature Citizen World Time Perpetual Calendar, a mechanism that accurately indicates the time and date of the watch ‘perpetually’, taking into account the length of the month and leap years. Featuring world time in 26 time zones, perpetual calendar and date, combined with the brand’s bespoke proprietary light powered Eco-Drive technology, the Citizen World Time Perpetual Calendar collection delivers…

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Month-Long “Taif Season” to Kick off Tomorrow

Month-Long “Taif Season” to Kick off Tomorrow

The inaugural “Taif Season” begins tomorrow and will run throughout the month of August. The festival features more than 70 quality events in four main areas: Souk Okaz, Ward Village, the Crown Prince’s Camel Festival; and the Al-Baid Masters, which includes mountain hiking in Al Hada and Al Shafa; as well as a host of accompanying events designed to highlight Taif’s status as a popular Arab resort and position it as the leading Arab tourist destination. Saudi Seasons has previously announced the launch of “Taif Season,” which will showcase Taif…

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Every MEOWment counts, meet your PURReverfriend at Kittysnip cat & kitten adoption day

Every MEOWment counts, meet your PURReverfriend at Kittysnip cat & kitten adoption day

Kittysnip, a Dubai-based animal welfare group, has organised a number of pet adoption days, over the course of August, to re-home abandoned and vulnerable cats and kittens who have been found neglected or injured. Come and meet a number of spayed, neutered and fully vaccinated cats and kittens looking for their forever home and a companion for life. 11am to 5pm every Friday,August2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 at Dubai Garden Centre (Sheikh Zayed Road Exit 40), Al Quoz. As well as hosting cat adoption days, Kittysnip has been working…

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31-year-old Senegalese footballer who heard for the first time in Abu Dhabi now leads a happier life

31-year-old Senegalese footballer who heard for the first time in Abu Dhabi now leads a happier life

Dubai, UAE, July 31st, 2019:Three months down the line after the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi, Mame Mdiaye, the Senegalese footballer now leads a much more fulfilling life in his country.  Deaf and mute by birth, the 31 year old Mdiayecelebrated and rejoiced when he was able to hear for the first time in his life.  Starkey Hearing Technologies, who had fitted him with the hearing aids, was delighted to see him integrating well into society when they recently visited him in Senegal. “As part of our normal routine, we…

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Escape to Ras Al Khaimah this Eid Al Adha with Amwaj by Al Hamra

Escape to Ras Al Khaimah this Eid Al Adha with Amwaj by Al Hamra

Make the most of the long Eid weekend and escape to Ras Al Khaimah for a short-break. If sea views, sunsets and soothing sound of the waves are your thing, plan a perfect family getaway with Amwaj by Al Hamra for a cherished holiday. With its privileged location, the villas and apartments will undoubtedly appeal to everyone seeking stunning views, natural beauty, and long leisurely strolls on a beautiful beach. Not to mention the convenience of being walking distance from restaurants and leisure facilities such as Al Hamra Golf Club and Al Hamra…

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Georgia is all set to host the world’s finest luxury special event experts this October

Georgia is all set to host the world’s finest luxury special event experts this October

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 July 2019: More than 1 trillion USD is directed towards the Event industry in 2018, equal to the GDP of the top 20 countries in the world, according to Event Industry Council. Amongst this, 40% comprises of special events,corporate events, conferences, seminars and networking meets itself. With the event industry progressing at this rate, organizations are constantly evolving to create unique and authentic experiences. Destinations top the list for special event planners to offer customized experiences to their clients changing demands of out of the…

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KSA LeadsGCC Submissions inNational Geographic Abu Dhabi& Almarai’s ‘Moments’ Competition

KSA LeadsGCC Submissions inNational Geographic Abu Dhabi& Almarai’s ‘Moments’ Competition

Abu Dhabi, August 5,2019: National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD)and Almarai announced today that ‘Moments’, the Middle East and North Africa’s annual regionalphotography competition, is attracting vast interest from the region in the submissions phase. In the GCC, Saudi is leading in terms of submissions followed by the UAE and then the rest of the Gulf. The competition is open with entries accepted until August 10, 2019.  ‘Moments’ has established itself as one of the largest and most popular competitions in the region, providing talent with wide exposure and the unique…

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INSOMNIA Gaming Festival Extendsits InternationalFootprint inthe Middle East

INSOMNIA Gaming Festival Extendsits InternationalFootprint inthe Middle East

Dubai, UAE (July, 2019): It’s the news that gamers all around the Middle East have been waiting for: INSOMNIA Gaming Festival, the UK’s number one gaming event, is set to launch in Dubai as part of a multi-year partnership with Dubai-based events company, Global Event Management (GEM). The team is set to unleash a 3-day all-out gaming spectacular upon thousands of the region’s gamers, from Thursday, 17thOctober to Saturday, 19th October, right in the heart of the city at Meydan Grandstand.  “As the fastest growing gaming market in the world,…

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UAE’s warehouse and logistics market to grow at an exponential rate due to surge of e-commerce – Lootah CEO

UAE’s warehouse and logistics market to grow at an exponential rate due to surge of e-commerce – Lootah CEO

Dubai, UAE, July 31, 2019: The demand for warehouses is growing exponentially in the UAE as the popularity of e-commerce and online shoppingcontinues to increase. Despite the increase in demand,thesupply for storage space in the countryremains low, according to global real estate services and investment firm CBRE. This gap will be significantly filled in by Senaeyat, the UAE’s first lease-to-own industrial warehouses. According toSaleh Abdullah Lootah, CEO of Lootah Real Estate Development, developer of Senaeyat,online shopping transactions in the region and in the UAE have been increasing by double-digits year…

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Summer #inAbuDhabiCampaign HighlightsExperiences Not to Be Missed as Summer ExtravaganzaWinds Down

Summer #inAbuDhabiCampaign HighlightsExperiences Not to Be Missed as Summer ExtravaganzaWinds Down

Abu Dhabi, UAE –31July2019:Visitors and residents of Abu Dhabi still canmake the most of incredible summer offers and promotions as the Summer #inAbuDhabi initiative, run by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), enters its final days. The UAE capital is the perfect summer destination, especially with Summer #inAbuDhabi opening the city’s doors to a variety of amazing activities for families, friends, residents, and visitors. As the ultimate extravaganza for epic deals on hotels, attractions, entertainment, food & beverage, and retail, the Summer #inAbuDhabi offerings…

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3 Lucky Samsung Users Win the Trip of a Lifetime to the Next Galaxy Unpacked Event

3 Lucky Samsung Users Win the Trip of a Lifetime to the Next Galaxy Unpacked Event

Dubai, 31 July 2019 :Three luckySamsung Galaxy users have won an all-expense paid overseas trip to the global unveiling event of the next Galaxy – thanks to Samsung’s #withGalaxy competition, which encouraged photo enthusiasts to share their best pro-like images captured with a Galaxy device. The ecstatic winners will embark on a once in a lifetime opportunity to attend the next Galaxy Unpacked event with well-known influencers from across the region and be among the first to have a hands-on experience with the next Galaxy device. Fueling the current trend…

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Nissan and City Football Group extend global partnership

Nissan and City Football Group extend global partnership

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (July31, 2019) – Nissan and City Football Group have extended their global partnership, ensuring the carmaker will continue to be the official automotive partner of the group and its soccer teams in the U.K., U.S. and Australia. The announcement comes as City Football Group’s Premier League team, Manchester City,prepares to arrive in Japan for the last leg ofits preseason tour of Asia. The tour culminateswith a sold-out July 27 match at Nissan Stadium in Yokohama, where the team will take on the J-League’s Yokohama F. Marinos,…

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THE GREAT INDOORS! BEAT THE HEAT AT JBR THIS SUMMER

THE GREAT INDOORS! BEAT THE HEAT AT JBR THIS SUMMER

Dubai, UAE: 31July 2019–The mercury is soaring and school’s out for summer – the need for indoor summer activities in Dubai has never been more vital. Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), Dubai’s premier beachfront destination by Dubai Retail, is the ideal location for a summer staycation or a fun and exciting day indoors for the whole family. Start your JBR summer experience at 3D Blacklight Minigolf Dubai, one of the world’s largest fully immersive minigolfexperiences.The highly Instagrammable venue features 18 holes of mini golf across three themed rooms. Simply don the…

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Eid Al Adha staycation deal up for grab at Studio M Arabian Plaza

Eid Al Adha staycation deal up for grab at Studio M Arabian Plaza

Dubai, UAE (July 31, 2019) – Studio M Arabian Plaza Hotel & Hotel Apartment has announced it’s exciting and exclusive Eid package for families, couples and individuals to grab and comprise their Eid Al Adha break with memorable moments. Valid to book from 01st August to 15th August, the lifestyle property by Millennium Hotels & Resorts, is offering a package that includes a 20 percent discount on their Best Available Rate for stay along with a sumptuous buffet breakfast. Guests can also avail a 15 percent discount on their food…

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Dubai Culture donates resources to support technology education

Dubai Culture donates resources to support technology education

Dubai, UAE, 31 July 2019: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) donated a large number of its used technological equipment and resources to Dubai Municipality’s Digital Devices Refurbishment Centre to be revamped and reused. This initiative is part of a project where devices reconditioned by Dubai Municipality are delivered to the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian and Charity Foundation (MBRHC) to be donated to needful educational, social, and charity institutions and authorities inside and outside the UAE. This initiative will also help disperse a culture of giving, in…

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Celebrate Eid in the Maldives at 5-star Coco Bodu Hithi

Celebrate Eid in the Maldives at 5-star Coco Bodu Hithi

Located just a few hours flight away from the Middle East, the Maldives is a picture-perfect destination ideal for short trips and weekend stays with loved ones, friends and family. Now, in celebration of Eid Al Adha, Coco Bodu Hithi is offering a special package for you to enjoy in paradise with a 25% discount on the room rate. Stay for a minimum of 3 nights with complimentary transfers, daily breakfast and dinner, welcome platter of fruits, dates and chocolates to kick-start Eid. Coco Bodu Hithi is also partnering up…

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