Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City – District One, launches Seagull Point tower in its prestigious D1 Residences

United Arab Emirates – Dubai, 18 September 2019: Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City, District One – part of the master development Meydan – has announced the launch of its newest tower, Seagull Point, located in its prestigious D1 Residences. Seagull Point comprises of 14 floors featuring contemporary waterfront from 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. These cutting-edge homes are bathed in natural light that stream through ceiling-to-floor windows. In addition to the beautiful interior of these homes, the tower has a few community-first features as well. It includes a…

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Cathay Pacific to take passengers on a tour of Autumn Asian colours

Bahrain and UAE passengers can make the most of Cathay Pacific’s fares and explore popular Asian destinations this Autumn Cathay Pacific, the award-winning Hong Kong-based airline, is encouraging travellers to ‘Move Beyond’ and experience leading Asian destinations this Autumn with convenient flights from Manama and Dubai. With fares starting from as low as AED 1905, travellers can experience bustling cosmopolitan cities, hidden coastal retreats and culinary explorations across the Asian continent. “With distinctive offerings for travellers of all preference, Asia has long been a popular choice for Middle East travellers.…

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Get a Healthy Dose of Delicious at Novotel Bur Dubai

Novotel Bur Dubai by Accor, Healthcare City’s first midscale 4-star hotel, has a host of special offers, deliciously healthy dishes and outstanding social options at the Gourmet Bar, Hang Out Café and Hang Out By The Pool, this fall. Dubai (September 2019): Fall is here, and what better way to welcome the new season than by indulging your senses and treating those taste buds at Novotel Bur Dubai? With a variety of F&B options to choose from and a passionate team dedicated to putting each and every guest’s health and…

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Pharma experts discuss the UAE’s commitment to innovation during final day of CPhI, in Abu Dhabi

Successful CPhI event concludes with panel discussion addressing the long-term sustainability of domestic generics manufacturing Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 18 September 2019: CPhI Middle East & Africa concluded today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) with a panel discussion addressing the UAEs commitment to becoming an innovative market while effectively managing healthcare spending in the region. The panel discussion, titled Innovation versus Generics, was moderated by Dr. Suhasini M V, Principal Consultant Healthcare & Life Sciences – MEA, Frost & Sullivan, while panellists included Manel Chikh, CEO…

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“Fall-ing” in Love with Prints, Nature & All Shades of Autumn: Babyshop’s Autumn Collection 2019

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 September, 2019: Babyshop, the one-stop destination and leading Omni-channel children’s retail-brand in the UAE from Landmark Group, announces the latest trends of autumn with their brand new collection in stores now. The seasonal range focuses on a spectrum of trends for boys and girls. Featuring the best products at great value, the Autumn Collection offers an array of everyday glam, adventure inspired themes, monotone autumn shades and a touch of the latest street style, merged with the rustic nature elements. All this is brought to…

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Earn Double Skywards Miles on New Autumn Collections at The Dubai Mall

Double Skywards Miles, Autumn collections, fashion islands curated by The Dubai Mall, Grazia Luxury and GQ, House of Beauty, Personal Shopper Lounge and more Be inspired by the latest Autumn collections and earn even more Skywards Miles at The Dubai Mall. From 19 to 21 September only, you can earn double Skywards Miles when you spend AED 100 or more across the mall. Simply scan your receipts on The Dubai Mall app within the promo period to be rewarded. And with over 1,300 stores and 200 dining options to choose…

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Inayat, the youngest member to join PRCA MENA Regional Board

Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has announced the line-up of its inaugural regional board. Abdulrahman Inayat, co-founder of W7Worldwide, Marketing Communications Consultancy Agency, has been elected to be a member of the PRCA’s Regional board. “The regional board is comprised of leaders and experts in the Public Relations and communications industry from around the region who will set the strategic direction of PRCA MENA as the organization continues its expansion plans”, Melissa Cannon, General Manager at PRCA MENA, commented, “Abdulrahman is one of the best in the business and…

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Arabian Automobiles Renault and GEMS Education come together to promote road safety

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sept 18, 2019:  Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has announced a new partnership with one of the world’s leading K-12 education providers, GEMS Education. Arabian Automobiles Renault has joined hands with the GEMS Rewards Programme, where Renault will offer special discounted rates and benefits to GEMS Rewards members, made up of parents and GEMS Education staff, on its considerable lineup of cars, sedans and SUVs. Michel Ayat, CEO…

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Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood

INTRO: Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood is a district that captures the tradition of Dubai. Characterised by tall wind towers known as barajeel in Arabic, the other buildings of Al Fahidi are made from natural materials and are separated by narrow alleys that provide a sense of mystery and wonder to visitors. Located on the Creek, the district is also next to the Ruler of Dubai’s official divan. FACTS BY NUMBERS 350,000 The number of visitors to Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood between the months of January and August 2019. Tourists and…

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Medical specialist urges patients to get early screening for rheumatoid arthritis

Dr Paul Macnamara, Consultant Orthopaedics, Medcare Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital Doctors are warning against late diagnosis and delayed treatment for patients with chronic joint pain or rheumatoid arthritis, as doing so could reduce their quality of life and significantly worsen outcomes. “The autoimmune nature of the disease means that the body’s own immune system mistakenly attacks the joints of patients” explained Dr Paul Macnamara, Consultant Orthopaedics, Medcare Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital. “This causes inflammation resulting in swelling and pain in and around the joints”. If this inflammation goes unchecked for…

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Yalla Baby Box is a One-Stop Shop for All Things Baby Delivered to the Door

The new monthly baby essentials subscription platform will take care of parents’ needs while they take care of their new baby 18 September 2019, Dubai – Parenting just got a little easier with the launch of Yalla Baby Box. An online shop with a premium service for all things baby – the new website has a high level of customization and aims to be the go-to solution for parents pinched for time, educating them with key facts about their little ones. Yalla Baby Box is a flexible, monthly subscription box…

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Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Deira, and City Centre Mirdif to share in the spirit of togetherness this 89th Saudi National Day

Dubai, UAE , September 19, 2019: Majid Al Futtaim’s Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif, and City Centre Deira will share in the spirit of togetherness this 89th Saudi National Day with a rich program of celebration from September 20 to 23. “As the people of Saudi Arabia mark the arrival of Saudi National Day, Majid Al Futtaim extends a warm invitation to KSA nationals to celebrate with us at our malls,” commented Hussain Moosa, Director for Mall of the Emirates at Majid Al Futtaim – Properties  “As is…

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Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre and National Geographic Release First Film on UAE Space Program

Emirati Astronauts Countdown to ISS Space Mission Take-off on September 25 Film premieres September 19 at 8pm UAE time on National Geographic Abu Dhabi  Abu Dhabi, September 18, 2019 — National Geographic, in partnership with Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), announced today the release of the first long film documenting the UAE’s extraordinary journey into space. The brand-new documentary, which is the first of a 4-part film series, premieres on September 19 ahead of the historic International Space Station (ISS) Mission take-off, with Hazzaa AlMansoori as the first Emirati…

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Modon Completes Supermarket Project and Awards Tender for Retail Strip Mall Development in North of Riyadh City

LuLu Hypermarkets awarded supermarket operating contract Al Hosani: These milestones highlight the steady, on-schedule progress being made at Riyadh City and our commitment to implementing the highest standards. Abu Dhabi, UAE – 18 September 2019: Modon Properties (Modon), a development company mandated by the Abu Dhabi government to build vibrant and sustainable communities and develop strategic mixed-use projects in Abu Dhabi Emirate, has completed a supermarket project located in North Riyadh City (formerly known as South Shamkha). Modon awarded Lulu Group International the operating license as part of its ongoing…

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Dubai Culture announces the closure of Al Ras Public Library

The oldest library in Dubai will close its doors In need of restoration, the building will be shut for maintenance One of the city’s oldest public buildings, the library represents a chapter of Dubai’s history Dubai, UAE, 16 September, 2019 – Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) today announced the closure of Al Ras Public Library. Located in the centre of Deira, Al Ras Library was the city’s first public library and was inaugurated by Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Maktoum Ras in 1963. Home to more than 100,000 books in…

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Dubai Culture’s ‘Hacking the Museum’ opens at the Etihad Museum

17 winners were awarded free seats in upcoming interactive workshops Engaging young generation with Etihad Museum’s rich bank of historical information Overall aim to challenge perceptions of museums and their role in society Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2019 // Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) reached out to engage a wider public at the Etihad Museum through a new initiative titled ‘Hacking The Museum’. Participants were asked to apply for a series of interactive workshops designed at breaking down the wealth of information available in the museum. More than…

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La French Tech and the latest in innovation to be showcased at GITEX 2019

Visit the French Tech Pavilion in Hall 4 from the 6th to the 10th of October at Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC). United Arab Emirates: September 18, 2019: Business France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, is showcasing French technology and innovation at GITEX on the French Tech pavilion organized by Business France. Amadeus, one of the leading providers of travel technology, will be the official partner of the French Pavilion which will headline national companies driving the latest advancement in fintech, e-commerce, e-government, cybersecurity,…

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Air Arabia’s inaugural flight lands at Vienna International Airport

Weekly flights connecting the UAE and Austria starts from today Sharjah, UAE; September 18, 2019: Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier, now offers direct flights between Sharjah and Vienna. The non-stop six-hour flight to Vienna, will operate four times a week, on Sundays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and will be expanded to daily flight service as of mid-December. Adel Al Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer of Air Arabia and Julian Jäger, Joint CEO and COO of Vienna Airport officially inaugurated the new route…

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Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF) Welcomes Top Hospitality & F&B Leaders to MasterChef the TV Experience Dubai

The GRIF Society welcomed leading personalities from the hospitality industry to MasterChef, the TV Experience, Dubai on September 4th, where key industry trends, challenges and innovations were discussed, and GRIF 2020 was previewed. Dubai, UAE (September 2019): Ahead of the Global Restaurant Investment Forum 2020 in Amsterdam, hospitality leaders and key industry professionals gathered at MasterChef, the TV Experience, at Millennium Place, Dubai, for the GRIF 2020 Dubai Advisory Board Meeting. The in-depth round table discussion and networking session provided intriguing insights into the most innovative F&B trends currently setting…

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KEY BENEFITS OF SUBMITTING BIOMETRICS BEFORE TRAVELLING FOR HAJJ & UMRAH

Ministry of Hajj & Umrah recommends to process biometrics locally Dubai, UAE: Saudi Ministry of Hajj & Umrah had issued a circular on Massar (https://visa.mofa.gov.sa/account/hajsmartform) stating pilgrims in countries with Biometric enrollment centres for Hajj & Umrah, such as the UAE, must consider completing the mandatory biometric registration locally after obtaining Hajj or Umrah visa. Registering biometric information before arriving at the entry ports of the Kingdom is recommended to save waiting time at the airports and to facilitate a smooth entrance to KSA. Recently, The Kingdom reported that hundreds…

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