Intertek grants ISO 21401 certification to Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas for Sustainability Management System

March 9,2020,Abu Dhabi, UAE– Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has awardedSaadiyatRotana Resort & Villas, Abu Dhabi,with the ISO 21401:2018 certification for sustainability management system for accommodation establishments. The hotel is one of the first in the world to achieve this certification. The new international standard for ISO 21401:2018 was developed for the hospitality industry to meet the demands of sustainable tourism development. It is aligned with the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and helps the industry reduce its impact on the environment and reach…

Samsung and Harvey Nichols- Dubai join forces to elevate your smartphone experience

Dubai, UAE9March 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics andworld renowned fashion retailer, Harvey Nichols – Dubai, join forces to deliver an authentic, new age style statement with this year’s most coveted groundbreaking foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Flip. The Galaxy Z Flip’s unique form factor is compact and enhanced with an impossible-to-ignore color shifting exterior in stunning hues, to put the spotlight on you for any occasion. The partnership offers digitally-savvy, experience driven clients in the region a seamless blend of style, form and pioneering mobile technology with the Galaxy Z Flip,…

DUBAI OPERA WELCOMES ‘THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL’, A SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO WHITNEY HOUSTON

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9March 2020: Broadway Entertainment Group and Dubai Opera announce global singing sensation Belinda Davids,who will be bringing her acclaimed tribute concert The Greatest Love of AllStarring Belinda Davidsto Dubai.Performing 3 shows only on the Dubai Opera stage from the 16 until 18 April 2020, the show promises a fitting homage to legendary diva, Whitney Houston, with plenty of power ballads and glamour. This will be the second time the production has performed in Dubai with the first being in 2013, which was the show’s debut year.The…

France Pavilion On-Track for September Completion

Dubai, UAE, 03 March2020–With Expo 2020 Dubai around the corner, organizers of the upcoming World Expo welcomed Erik Linquier, General Commissioner; Philippe Mille, Pavilion Director; and Architects Bernard Mauplot from Atelier du Prado and Jacob Celnikier from Celnikier & Grabli to the French Pavilion’s construction site in Dubai. It was revealed that the Pavilion, located in the Mobility District, is rapidly shaping up, and is on-track for a September 2020 handover. “With the support of our talented team that have been working non-stop, as well as the immense support we…

Back into the deep

The Oris Aquis is a high-performance diver’s watch that delivers exceptional detail and functionality without compromising on style or value. This year, Oris is launching two new Aquis models, one with a new case size of 41.5mm made in response to Oris customer feedback; and a second with a new oceanic blue gradient dial that joins the collection of 39.5mm models. Both are waterresistant to 30 bar (300 m) and feature uni-directional rotating bezels for accurately and safely measuring dive times. Both are available on stainless steel metal bracelets enhanced…

Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda Chronor Slate

Parmigiani Fleurier is proud to present the Tonda Chronor Slate. This chronograph, created by the watchmaking centre’s manufactures in 18 ct rose gold or white gold, is limited to 25 pieces of each. To a certain extent, Parmigiani Fleurier’s expertise in the measurement of time is rooted in the restoration of two pair-cased pocket watches created by James Cox, pieces dating from the 18th century which are held by the Edouard and Maurice Sandoz Foundation collection. Each of these twin timepieces has a jumping seconds mechanism, formed of a hand…

Chronoswiss Shows Off Twin Limited Edition Flying Grand Regulators

Chronoswiss has launched two new striking examples of the Flying Grand Regulator, sporting the characteristic layered dial construction and iconic guilloche work. Both these exclusive watches are prime examples of the line that has created more than mere ripples in the haute horological world. Both dressy and with a sporting flair, these models are designed to fit into most occasions with a certain panache. The stainless steel case measures 44mm x 12.4mm. The satin-finished DLC coating adds a powerful look to these timepieces. The extended screwed lugs, and the oversized…

Cricket legend Kumar Sangakkara promotes SriLankan Airlines’

SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the prestigious oneworld alliance, set the social media world ablaze with their ‘Serendipity Next Door’ video, which drew an unprecedented record 5 million views in just 19 hours! The new video, targeting the airline’s largest market – India, featured two of Sri Lanka’s best-known celebrities – Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez and cricketing superstar Kumar Sangakkara, both of whom are mega draw cards in India, With its record reach, the video was not only the fastest to cross a…

GET READY FOR WEEK 3 OF ETISALAT BEACH CANTEEN AT JUMEIRAH BEACH, DUBAI

Dubai (March 2020): Dubai’s favourite beachside dining hotspot – Etisalat Beach Canteen is set for another week of entertainment and fun for all! Featuring ten specialised zones, live music, engaging community activities, and much, much more, Etisalat Beach Canteen is held in partnership with Brag and part of Dubai Food Festival 2020, which is organised by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE). This free-to-attend event gives friends, families and foodies a safe space to relax, enjoy the outdoors and access unmissable offerings from all of its zones, each promising a…

Ajman Bank Appoints New Chief of Audit

Ajman Bank has announced the appointment of Mr. Majdi H. Darwish as its new Chief of Audit. Mr. Darwish has over 22 years of outstanding experience in the industry working with some of the most prestigious organizations including multi-national financial corporations. Mr. Mohamed Amiri, Chief Executive Officer, Ajman Bank, stated, “We are delighted to welcome Mr. Darwish to our team. In his capacity he will work closely with senior management, in particular, theaudit committee members and regulators, to identify current and emerging risks, ensuring the safety and soundness of the…