GROHE received the “Red Dot: Brand of the Year”

GROHE received the “Red Dot: Brand of the Year”

GROHE convinces the jury with “a consistent brand profile, known globally as a name for first class industry-leading performance” The Konzerthaus Berlin was the perfect setting for the awards ceremony of the prestigious Red Dot Gala evening GROHE’s booth from this year’s ISH also won a renowned Red Dot award United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 4th December 2019. In front of around 1,400 invited guests GROHE, a leading global brand for full bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings, was honoured as “Red Dot: Brand of the Year” on November 1st at the…

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Emirati presenter Haithem Al Hamadi celebrates 48th National Day with pupils at Dubai Heights Academy

Emirati presenter Haithem Al Hamadi celebrates 48th National Day with pupils at Dubai Heights Academy

Video aired on Dubai One showcased DHA pupils together with Haithem Al Hamadi singing the national anthem and explaining what the Year of Tolerance means to them More than 250 pupils from Dubai Heights Academy (DHA) together with their families, staff and friends came together to mark the UAE’s 48th National Day and Year of Tolerance with two days of traditional Emirati activities, dancing, singing and Arabic storytelling. Kicking off the celebrations on Wednesday 27th November, pupils and staff took part in a range of activities and games including camel…

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Dubai Cares’ Volunteers bring hope to children in remote village in Senegal

Dubai Cares’ Volunteers bring hope to children in remote village in Senegal

The school construction was generously sponsored by Maersk-Kanoon Thirteen UAE-based volunteers participate in a school-building volunteering mission in Senegal The new community-based school is set to benefit 60 children and 60 illiterate adults Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4 December 2019: Thirteen UAE-based volunteers have successfully completed a volunteering mission in Siw village in Senegal, where they participated in the construction of a new school. The diverse group, representing 11 nationalities and various professional backgrounds, was rigorously selected by Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, to…

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City Centre Mirdif celebrates National Day with art, culture and sweet surprises

City Centre Mirdif celebrates National Day with art, culture and sweet surprises

The pride-filled festivities include a patriotic art exhibition, Emirati Traditional performances and sweet treats Dubai, UAE, 28 November 2019: City Centre Mirdif will kick off celebrations for the          48th UAE National Day with a festival of activities and offers for the whole community to enjoy. Upholding the spirit of the union, the mall invites visitors to come together for a variety of fun-filled artistic, cultural, and interactive experiences between 29 November and 5 December, alongside a programme of celebrative entertainment lasting until 7 December. Guests can enjoy an art exhibition…

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THE NEW JAGUAR F-TYPE

THE NEW JAGUAR F-TYPE

New design: F-TYPE evolves into a purer, more sculpted and assertive expression of the definitive Jaguar sports car Luxurious materials, exacting craftsmanship and beautiful detailing define the driver-focused interior New 12.3-inch HD virtual instrument cluster, enhanced Meridian audio and Apple CarPlay enrich the driving experience F-TYPE R gains 575PS supercharged V8 for 0-100km/h in just 3.7seconds and an uprated chassis with new springs, dampers, anti-roll bars and rear knuckles Quickshift transmission meticulously recalibrated to offer even faster, crisper gear changes using learning from the 322km/hJaguar XE SV Project 8 First…

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Customs World inks MoU with Indonesia to roll out World Logistics Passport

Customs World inks MoU with Indonesia to roll out World Logistics Passport

Dubai, UAE, 04 December 2019: Customs World, a subsidiary of the Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, has enhanced their presence in Indonesia with a visit made recently by Nadya Abdulla Kamali, Chief Executive Officer of Customs World to the Indonesian capital, Jakarta. Kamali met with a number of key stakeholders of both the public and private sectors to promote Dubai and the products and services of Customs World, and to discuss matters on how Customs World can assist in enhancing facilitation of trade in the region through the use…

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Etihad Credit Insurance receives AA- rating with stable outlook from Fitch

Etihad Credit Insurance receives AA- rating with stable outlook from Fitch

The very strong rating reflects ECI’s systemic importance to the UAE given its important role in the diversification of the UAE economy The rating confirms ECI’s strong financial position and its capability to protect the UAE’s exporters and investors in the international marketplace Dubai, UAE, December 4, 2019: Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), the UAE Federal Export Credit company, has been assigned Insurance Financial Strength (IFS) Rating and an Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of AA- (Very Strong) with Stable Outlook from Fitch Ratings. The rating reflects ECI’s systemic importance to the…

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Parsons Paris Announces New Fashion and Luxury Educational Online Program for High School Students

Parsons Paris Announces New Fashion and Luxury Educational Online Program for High School Students

Course Provides Students with Behind-the-Scenes Look Inside the Business of Fashion and Luxury NEW YORK & PARIS– (BUSINESS WIRE/ AETOSWire)— Parsons Paris, the European campus of The New School’s world-renowned Parsons School of Design, today announced a new online course for high school students, Inside the Business of Fashion and Luxury, a dynamic behind-the-scenes learning journey into the fashion industry. Exploring the compelling history, trends, and culture of fashion, the multidisciplinary course is taught by acclaimed faculty members from Parsons Paris and features additional interviews and exclusive content by industry leaders…

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Italy Breaks Ground For Its Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

Italy Breaks Ground For Its Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

The country will showcase its finest minds, talent and expertise at its pavilion themed ‘Beauty connects People’. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Italy, among the first countries participating in the Universal Exposition to start building its own pavilion, has broken ground at Expo 2020 Dubai. Themed ‘Beauty connects people’, it will showcase its finest minds, talent and expertise and feature Innovation Hub, an innovatively designed structure inspired by the most advanced sustainability and circular economy standards. The groundbreaking ceremony was held at the Expo site in the presence of Mr.…

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Returning to a Quality-Driven Era of Travel with voco™ Dubai

Returning to a Quality-Driven Era of Travel with voco™ Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 04 December 2019: Set in Dubai, InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG) first property from its distinctive new lifestyle hotel brand voco™, made its debut in the Middle East with 471 residential-style suites and rooms that help simplify family and group travel. Simon Stamper, the General Manager of voco™ Dubai said, “Drawing on our years of experience in delivering true Hospitality, voco™ Hotels, gives people a different choice. Hotels that are reliable enough to depend on, but different enough to be fun. Our new family of hotels is connected…

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Nirvana Travel & Tourism Sweeps Three Awards at the World Travel Awards 2019

Nirvana Travel & Tourism Sweeps Three Awards at the World Travel Awards 2019

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, December 3, 2019: Bagging 3 glorious awards this year, the industry-leading provider of travel and tourism services, Nirvana Travel and Tourism, was honored by the World Travel Awards at the Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2019 on November 28 2019. Winning the prestigious title of Middle East’s Leading Luxury Tour Operator for the fourth consecutive year and the United Arab Emirates Leading Tour Operator for the fifth consecutive year, Nirvana Travel and Tourism has been a consistent and noteworthy recipient of the WTA. Since Nirvana was…

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Jannah Hotels & Resorts Honored Emirati Values and Heritage on Commemoration Day and UAE National Day

Jannah Hotels & Resorts Honored Emirati Values  and Heritage on Commemoration Day and UAE National Day

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 1 December, 2019: In honor to two of the most central and euphoric occasions in the United Arab Emirates, Jannah Hotels & Resorts celebrated Commemoration Day and the UAE National Day in glory. Commemoration Day To pay homage to the Emirati martyrs who are immortal in the country’s conscience, Jannah Hotels & Resorts lowered the UAE flag to half-mast at 8AM on the 29th of November, followed by a minute of silent prayer at 11:30AM. The flag then flew high in celebration of UAE National…

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Project Management Institute President and CEO Leads Keynote on Future Industry Trends at Dubai International Project Management Forum

Project Management Institute President and CEO Leads Keynote on Future Industry Trends at Dubai International Project Management Forum

The project management forum is hosted under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council DUBAI, United Arab Emirates– (BUSINESS WIRE/ AETOSWire)-– President and CEO of Project Management Institute (PMI) Sunil Prashara will be a keynote speaker at the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) on 7-10 December 2019 at Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai, the largest project management event in the region. Prashara’s global leadership experience and solid track record of strategy delivery, hitting growth targets, and…

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Sterling and Wilson Solar Wins ‘Renewable Company of the Year’ at MEED Awards 2019

Sterling and Wilson Solar Wins ‘Renewable Company of the Year’ at MEED Awards 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited (SWSL) (BSE script id: SWSOLAR), the world’s largest solar EPC solutions provider*, has been awarded the prestigious ‘Renewable Company of the Year’ in the GCC Region at the recently held MEED Awards 2019. In 2018, the Company won the ‘Specialist Contractor of the Year’ award at the same event. The Award aims to recognize business excellence among organizations contributing to the diversification of the non-oil sector in the GCC market. Bikesh Ogra, Director and Global CEO, Sterling and Wilson Solar…

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Pupils at Dubai Heights Academy mark 48th National Day with two days of traditional celebrations

Pupils at Dubai Heights Academy mark 48th National Day with two days of traditional celebrations

More than 250pupils from Dubai Heights Academy (DHA) together with their families, staff and friends came together to mark the UAE’s 48th National Day and Year of Tolerance with two days of traditional Emirati activities, dancing, singing and Arabic storytelling. Kicking off the celebrations on Wednesday 27th November, pupils and staff took part in a range of activities and games including camel rides, falconry, henna art and face painting as well as enjoying a fantastic feast of local Emirati dishes, traditional music, dancing and singing. Other highlights included pupils building…

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Etihad Credit Insurance recognised at UK-based Capital Finance International Awards Programme 2019 for SME Protect

Etihad Credit Insurance recognised at UK-based Capital Finance International Awards Programme 2019 for SME Protect

Dubai, UAE, November 26,2019: Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), UAE’s Federal Export Credit Company, was conferred withtheaward for the “Most Innovative Finance Solutions in Middle East 2019” by the UK-based CFI.co (Capital Finance International) Awards. This award highlights ECI’s pioneering SME Protect, a trade credit solution for SMEs to support their growth plans globally and assist them in entering high-growth markets. SME Protect is a simple, fast, easy to use solution that is aimed at encouraging UAE businesses to broaden their understanding of trade credit solutions and to accelerate their export…

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Dubai Cares delegation visits Vietnam to launch a three-year program that addresses the lack of child-friendly libraries and books in local language

Dubai Cares delegation visits Vietnam to launch a three-year program that addresses the lack of child-friendly libraries and books in local language

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 25 November 2019:A delegation led by Dr. Tariq Al Gurg, Chief Executive Officer at Dubai Caresrecently visited Vietnam to witness the launch of athree-year program that aims to scale-up a librarian training model that will help underserved students adopt and growa habit of reading.The AED 7,347,000 (USD 2 million) program is set to support the government in increasing the number of child-friendly libraries across the country. The program seeks to establish320 libraries in 18 districts and publish 5 new book titles in Vietnamese, benefiting over…

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Main Highlights of 5th Emirates Plastic Surgery Congress Unveiled in Dubai Today

Main Highlights of 5th Emirates Plastic Surgery Congress Unveiled in Dubai Today

Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 25 November, 2019: The Organizing committee of the Emirates Plastic Surgery Congress (EPSC), today announced in a press conference the agenda of the 5th edition of the premier plastic surgery congress at Raffles Hotel in Dubai. Being held under the theme ‘Science and Art in the field of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery’ the 3-day Emirates Plastic Surgery Congress will be taking place from the 16th to the 18th of January, 2020 in Dubai, aiming to focus on the most recent developments, latest treatment modalities…

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Thousands of UAE residents walk to raise Diabetes awareness

Thousands of UAE residents walk to raise Diabetes awareness

Dubai, UAE; November 15, 2019:The 11th edition of the ‘Beat Diabetes Walk’, Landmark Group’s annual flagship CSR initiative, saw over 20,000 UAE residents come together topromote diabetes awareness and pledge foran active and healthier lifestyle.Held in association with the Dubai Fitness Challenge 30×30 this year, the event also doubled up as the closing ceremony of the thirty-day fitness challenge. The 3km walkathon was held at Zabeel Park with the support of longstanding partners Dubai Sports Council, Dubai Health Authority (DHA), Emirates Diabetes Society (EDS),Dubai Municipality, Roads & Transport Authority and…

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Brand new pinsa concept “Pinsanity” launches in Dubai

Brand new pinsa concept “Pinsanity” launches in Dubai

Dubai, November 2019: Homegrown Pinsa concept “Pinsanity” has launched in the bustling city of Dubai, boasting delicious and flavour-packed wood-firedslices that everyone can enjoy. Pinsa is a traditional Italian concept which began in Rome,it is baked with traditional ingredients such as wheat, soy, rice flour but with more water and less salt than your average pizza – making it flat, crunchy and airy with fewer calories. The mouth-watering new menu promises flavours that will leave guests wanting more after every single bite. As diners flip through the menu, they can…

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