With Putin’s visit, UAE takes spotlight in the new world order

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Watermelon Communications — Patrick Michael, a commentator on the Middle East, wrote: Energy, Strategy, and Security; these three parameters have defined and shaped Russia-Middle East relations in the post-Cold War era. At a microcosmic level, this also applies in the case of UAE-Russia ties. While energy creates interdependence and makes partnership the only viable option on the table, security and strategy continues to be an entangled web. As Putin embarks on another significant visit to the Gulf – essentially UAE and Saudi Arabia – it’s…

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Hiperdist Showcases Its ‘Digital Technology Capabilities’ At GITEX 2019 with Microsoft

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, ( AETOSWire) – Regional Value added distributor Hiperdist, in collaboration with Microsoft, participated in the GITEX Technology Week, held recently in the UAE. The company showcased its ecosystem of partners, such as Microsoft, Palo Alto, Ongo, Pactsoft, VaporVM, Procomix, Alibaba Cloud, etc. across its main focus areas – ‘Cloud’ and ‘Security’ with a focus on ‘Enabling  Digital Transformation’. Mr. Santosh Sansare, General Manager at Hiperdist spoke at length about this approach, explaining, “At GITEX this year, we focused on how we could enable digital transformation for…

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Rixos Bab Al Bahr Celebrates 48th Oman National Day With Special Offers

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, 14 October 2019: Oman nationals looking to indulge in a memorable getaway to celebrate Oman National Day should look no further than the majestic Rixos Bab Al Bahr, spread across the immaculate shores of Al Marjan Island. To commemorate this special occasion, Ras Al Khaimah’s favorite ultra all inclusive beachfront resort is extending a line-up of unmissable offers on rooms & suites, in room dining and Spa, promising to deliver unlimited happy hours to friends and families. With endless leisure facilities to keep adults…

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voco Dubai Wins Awards at the Chefs Table Competition

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 October 2019: voco™ Dubai wins Gold Medal and Best Kitchen Team awards in the Chefs Table competition. The Chefs Table at The Hotel Show Dubai 2019 featured voco™ Dubai which is headed by Executive Chef Elie Lteif and selected teams from leading hotels and restaurants pitted against one another in from of thousands of visitors. The competition was judged by 4 expert chefs, led by Chef Uwe Micheel, President of the Emirates Culinary Guild. Simon Stamper, General Manager of voco™ Dubai commented, “The entire team…

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Japanese architect announces Cityscape Global participation with a host of developments on show including the iconic One Za’abeel in Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 September: Leading Japanese Architectural, Engineering, and Urban Design Firm Nikken Sekkei is preparing to showcase a range of developments at this year’s Cityscape Global event taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from September 25 – 27, 2019. The projects, which are divided into five distinct categories, including Transit Orientated Development (TOD), Hospitality, Tall Buildings, Sustainable Structures, and One Za’abeel, are designed to showcase the breadth of expertise Nikken offers to developers around the world. The mixed-use development One Za’abeel features a residential tower,…

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Dubai Customs delegation visits MBR Space Center

Dubai – 22 September 2019: A delegation from Dubai Customs paid a field visit to The Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Center (MDRSC) where they were introduced to the space center’s various services, projects and achievements, and discussed how Dubai Customs can benefit from these services. Dubai Customs presented the MBRSC with a painting depicting KhalifaSat as the UAE is set to send off its first Emirati astronaut for a historic mission aboard the International Space Station this September 25th. Walid Eissa bin Darwish, Senior Manager of Al Maktoum Airport Customs…

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FOREO LAUNCHES LUNA 3 TO REFRESH, HYDRATE AND TONE UP YOUR SKIN

First Ever Deep Facial Cleansing and Firming Massage in One Smart Device Swedish beauty and wellbeing brand FOREO has announced a landmark addition to its LUNA family of cleansing devices – the highly anticipated LUNA 3. The new LUNA 3 is the first ever skincare device on the market that combines an ultra-soft, hygienic cleanse with a variety of targeted firming massage routines all controlled via the FOREO app. Demand for this latest beauty upgrade is high with more than 20 million customers globally currently using a FOREO LUNA as…

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LAST CHANCE FOR BARGAIN HUNTERS TO GET HANDS ON GITEX SHOPPER DEALS!

Dubai, UAE – Friday 27 September, 2019: UAE residents have one final chance to discover unbelievable prices and deals on the very latest smartphones, TVs, and other electronics at GITEX Shopper 2019, the region’s favourite and longest-running consumer electronic bonanza. Across the 35,000 products on sale at GITEX Shopper, consumers have been visiting in their droves for the chance to pick up the best deals and package promotions which are only available at the show. Driven by hot sales in the latest smartphones and other personal electronics, GITEX Shopper’s closing…

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Launch of the Middle East Additive Manufacturing Center Sharjah Innovation Park (SRTIP) to launch the First Commercial Metal 3D Printing Facility in the Region

In the presence of His Excellency Sheikh Fahim bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Executive Chairman of the Department of Government Relations in Sharjah, the Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park (SRTI Park) today announced the opening of the Middle East Additive Manufacturing Center. Immensa Technology Labs will be the first to join this center in the region. The announcement came during the third session, Industry 4.0, of SRTI Park Labs series. The name and logo of MakerSpace, called “Sharjah Open Innovation Lab” (SOILAB), the first incubator for startups and innovative works…

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Arab Fashion Council founder scoops the League of Gentlemen Award in New York

Jacob Abrian, founder and chief executive officer of The Arab Fashion Council has been awarded the League of Gentlemen Award for his role and contribution in creating opportunities for Arab talents in the region. The award ceremony, which was held on the sidelines of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York City, was part of the 9th annual Fashion 4 Development Official First Ladies Luncheon. Its focus this year was a call-to-action to towards the noble goals of ending poverty and hunger to gender equality…

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UAE Shoppers Urged to Take the Tolerance Pledge and Show Their Support for Diversity and Inclusion across the United Arab Emirates

Dubai, UAE, 28th September 2019: UAE shoppers are being urged to show their support for living in a tolerant and inclusive society. The Tolerance Pledge campaign was launched by Procter & Gamble and Carrefour in July of this year, and so far more than 6,000 of the UAE’s consumers and residents have already recorded videos pledging their commitment to be more open to accepting diverse views and opinions. This remarkable figure underlines how important diversity and inclusion is to people living in the UAE. The goal is to have over…

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Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) Shares Expertise with ‘Capital Markets and Returns’ Lectures

Abu Dhabi, September 28th, 2019: The Majalis Affairs Office at the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court in coordination with Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) recently carried out two informative lectures titled: ‘Capital Markets and Returns’. The lectures took place in the Zakher Majlis in Al Ain and Al Wathba on 13th and 24th September respectively. During the lectures, ADX briefed investors and the public about its new market products and services, the vital role ADX plays by providing opportunities to invest savings and funds in securities in order to benefit the national economy. Additionally,…

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Customs declarations up 11% in first half Dubai Customs Director General inspects CDM and Control Room

Dubai –28 Saturday 2019: Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs, made an evening tour to the Customs Declaration Management (CDM) and the Control Room at Dubai Customs headquarters. The tour was part of regular inspection visits plan put in place to ensure the smooth running of Customs centers and customer service centers across Dubai. Dubai Customs Director General directed that DC departments should exchange visits  to raise awareness and increase employees’ knowledge about all aspects of Customs work and business processes. When touring the Control Room of the…

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Canon Medical to Launch New Division in Dubai, UAE

OHTAWARA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Canon Medical Systems Corporation is pleased to announce the official opening of its Middle East Division in Canon Middle East Dubai, UAE. Preparations are now underway to start business operations around the beginning of January 2020. (visit the Canon Medical website : https://global.medical.canon/MEA/index.html ) After more than thirty years of experience in the Middle East market, Canon Medical is committed to delivering the best possible service to its customers and partners in the region. Toshio Takiguchi, President and CEO, Canon Medical, said: “Establishing a Canon Medical Division in the…

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UOBD inks MOU with AMSI; reiterates commitment to providing quality education

Dubai, UAE, Sep 28th, 2019: University of Balamand Dubai (UOBD) and Academia Management Solutions International (AMSI), the governing body managing the Al Mawakeb Schools and ISAS (International School of Arts and Science) in Dubai, have announced the signing of a MoU. The MoU reiterates UOBD’s commitment to providing quality education. The MOU, aiming to provide a framework of cooperation and facilitate collaboration between the two institutions in areas of mutual interest was signed on behalf of the respective institutions by, Dr Walid Moubayed, CEO and Vice-Chancellor of University of Balamand…

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Ajman Free Zone showcases future technology benefits at GITEX Technology Week

Ajman, United Arab Emirates (September 28, 2019) Ajman Free Zone will participate at this year’s GITEX exhibition by showcasing how its application of new technologies has transformed the customer experience and enabled it to compete on a global scale for business investment. It will also use the event, which takes place on October 6th to 10th inclusive, at Dubai World Trade Centre, to introduce new methods of communication using mobile phones, and will focus on its intention to utilize Artificial Intelligence and Robot Process Automation to further its innovation agenda…

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CITIZEN Watches expands its retail presence in the UAE

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (September 28, 2019): Premium Japanese watch manufacturers, CITIZEN is expanding its retail network with a new kiosk opening at Sharjah’s Sahara Centre. The exclusive boutique will offer a comprehensive range of models including CITIZEN Eco-Drive, Promaster, Satellite Wave GPS and CITIZEN L for ladies among various other affordable price range collections. The decision to open a kiosk in the bustling and vibrant Sahara Centre, located on the Dubai-Sharjah highway, is in line with the brand’s expansion strategy to establish a strong visual presence within the retail…

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BENTLEY MOTORS REVEALS A GLIMPSE OF EXQUISITE CONTINENTAL GT ‘AURUM’ EDITION BY MULLINER

 (Middle East, 29 September 2019) Bentley Motors has revealed the first glimpse of the only gold limited edition to ever be created by its commissioning department, Mulliner. The Continental GT Aurum by Mulliner’s name comes from the Latin word for ‘gold’ and just 10 beautifully crafted examples will be created exclusively for Bentley customers in the Middle East, India and South Africa. Inspired by the world’s most precious element, the Continental GT Aurum Edition by Mulliner features Bentley’s Black Specification as standard alongside gold painted 22” ‘Mulliner Driving Specification’ wheels,…

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EMIRATES LITERATURE FOUNDATION AND EMIRATES NBD EXTEND PARTNERSHIP

 Emirates NBD becomes Official Banking Partner of Emirates Literature Foundation at a signing ceremony coinciding with the launch of the 2020 Emirates NBD Poetry for All competition Dubai, 29 September 2019: The Board of Trustees of the Emirates Literature Foundation was delighted to attend the signing ceremony for an agreement signalling a new chapter of the Foundation’s partnership with Emirates NBD. The long-standing partnership enters a new phase with the signing of a multi-year agreement making Emirates NBD the Official Banking Partner. The bank has been the sponsor of the…

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ULYSSE NARDIN LIGHTS UP THE BAY OF MONACO WITH THE GRAND FEU!

September 29, 2019 – This year, the Monaco Yacht Show once again welcomed lovers of sumptuous yachts, incredible destinations and luxury getaways in Port Hercules. In this idyllic setting, Ulysse Nardin, official sponsor of the show, presented its new arrival in a limited edition of 100 pieces: the MARINE TORPILLEUR MONACO YACHT SHOW. Since its very beginnings, Ulysse Nardin has focused its attention on the nautical world. With this new timepiece, the Swiss Manufacture reaffirms its standing as the watchmaker of the seas. From September 25–28, 2019, the show’s visitors…

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