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

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…

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

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,…

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

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…

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France Pavilion On-Track for September Completion

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…

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Back into the deep

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…

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Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda Chronor Slate

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…

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Chronoswiss Shows Off Twin Limited Edition Flying Grand Regulators

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…

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Cricket legend Kumar Sangakkara promotes SriLankan Airlines’

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…

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

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…

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Ajman Bank Appoints New Chief of Audit

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…

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Avivo Group opens new wellnessclinic as Dubai beauty market blooms

Avivo Group opens new wellnessclinic as Dubai beauty market blooms

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, 09 March 2020: Avivo Group, one of the fastest-growing healthcare service providers in the GCC, has opened an exclusive beauty-enhancement and wellness clinic in Dubai’s Box Park as Aesthetic services top the list of medical tourism in the emirate. While inaugurating the Dermalase Clinic in Al Wasl, Dubai Health Authority’s (DHA) Health Regulation Sector CEO Dr Marwan Al Mulla, said, “Health Tourism initiatives are supporting the investments in the health sector as demand is increasing. We continuously witness an increase in the demand on the specialities…

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There’s a New Bar in Town! Check Out Lilly’s Social House Bar & Restaurant at Canal Central Hotel Business Bay

There’s a New Bar in Town! Check Out Lilly’s Social House Bar & Restaurant at Canal Central Hotel Business Bay

March 2020, Dubai, UAE: Looking for a place to hang out with friends and buddies after work? Look no further! Lilly’s Social House Bar &Restaurant, located at the third floor of Canal Central Hotel Business Bay is just the right place to chill and have a good time with your best buddies. A casual lounge bar, with comfortable seating arrangements and a large selection of international fine house beverages, fancy mixed drinks, grape and bubbly, bottled hops, classic and contemporary house drinks, this bar is one of the coziest places…

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AdColony Ranked As Top Media Source in Singular’s ROI Index 2020

AdColony Ranked As Top Media Source in Singular’s ROI Index 2020

UAE, 8th March, 2020:For the fourth year in a row, AdColony was named among the Top Media Sources in Singular’s ROI Index 2020. The annual report recognizes the top 15 ad networks in terms of ROI and retention. The marketing intelligence platform analyzed $6.3 billion in ad spend and 2.2 billion app installs from 550 ad networks. Fear of fraud is the number one issue among advertisers when it comes to in-app advertising, with 52 percent saying fraud is “a real concern,” Forrester recently found. Last year, in-app advertising experienced…

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Dubai Customs dealt with 20.44m items of luggage onboard 88,000 flights at Terminal 3 in 2019

Dubai Customs dealt with 20.44m items of luggage onboard 88,000 flights at Terminal 3 in 2019

Dubai – Saturday 07/03/2020 Statistics released by Dubai Customs showed that Dubai Customs’ Passenger Operations Department has dealt with 20.44 million passengers’ items of luggage on board 88,000 flights arriving into Terminal 3, Dubai International Airport in 2019. They also completed 34,200 customs transactions and made 1301 seizures (1198 criminal seizures and 103 customs seizures). An advanced full body scanner was behind a number of seizures including a female passenger’s drug muling attempt who hid 82 cocaine capsules that weighed 1,157 grams in her guts. Other examples included Dubai Customs’…

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Feast on Delicious Soul Food That’s Easily Pulled Apart at Dubai’s Newest Urban Eatery: PULLED

Feast on Delicious Soul Food That’s Easily Pulled Apart at Dubai’s Newest Urban Eatery: PULLED

Dubai (February 2020): Located on Jumeirah Road in the heart of Umm Suqeim, PULLED is a homegrown, UAE-based, street-style eatery that serves up ridiculously delicious soul food based on outrageously original recipes, plucked from the imagination of Founder Shamsa Al Habtoor. From sandwiches and blazing fries to flavourful lemonades and desserts, PULLED offers you a menu filled with the ultimate comfort food, easily pulled apart for your pleasure. An authentic Emirati brand influenced by international flavours, PULLED is powered by a passionate team, on a mission to serve diners real…

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Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Supports ‘Dubai Cares Walk for Education’

Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Supports ‘Dubai Cares Walk for Education’

The Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai team participated recently in the 11th edition of ‘Dubai Cares Walk for Education’ to support the cause for millions of children around the world who are deprived of the opportunity to learn. The eventwas held atDubai Creek Park last February 14, 2020. Mr. Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said. “We are proud to extend our support to this great cause to demonstrate our solidarity with children in less developed parts of the world who walk long distances to simply access their…

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REEBOK WILL CHANNEL THE ENERGY IN EVERY STEP WITH THE LAUNCH OF THE TRANSFORMATIVE ZIGKINETICA

REEBOK WILL CHANNEL THE ENERGY IN EVERY STEP WITH THE LAUNCH OF THE TRANSFORMATIVE ZIGKINETICA

February 2020 –Today, Reebok announces the launch of ZIGKINETICA, a transformative new silhouette that channels and returns energy with every stride you take. ZIGKINETICAhas dropped globally on February 21st, 2020. ZIGKINETICA will debut with an ad starring legendary mixed martial artist Khabib Nurmagomedov, in which Khabib channels the transformative power of the shoe to deliver a power-packed punch that wipes out the world’s energy supply.The launch marks the nextphase in Reebok’s “Sport the Unexpected” campaign,celebrating bold risk takers who reshape culture by being anything but expected. “I really like wearing…

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Sahara Centre emphasises customer well-being, introduces escalator handrail UV sterilizers

Sahara Centre emphasises customer well-being, introduces escalator handrail UV sterilizers

Sharjah, UAE, 8 March 2020: In pursuance of customer happiness, community safety, and overall visitor hygiene, Sahara Centre, aleading retail, dining, entertainment, and leisure destination,is proud to pioneer the installation of handrail UV sterilizers on its escalators’ handrails. The sterilizers wipe out 99.99 percent of germs on handrails through a process known as ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI). This comes as part of Sahara Centre’s care for the well-being of its visitors, especially children, by consistently introducing initiatives and products that emphasise hygiene and safety. Shoppers looking for a one-stop shop…

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