Al Hamra announces new initiatives to support business partners, residents and customers

Al Hamra announces new initiatives to support business partners, residents and customers

Ras Al Khaimah, UAE; March 30, 2020: Al Hamra, the leading real estate developer, services provider and investment company in the Northern Emirates, has created an economic relief packagewhich includesseveral initiatives to help ease the financial burden of its valued mall tenants,freehold owners, residents and customers,impacted by the Covid-19 outbreak. The announcement is in line with the UAE Government and Ras Al Khaimah’s objectives to support the economic environment and boost financial stability.The initiatives include upto 3 months rental relief, reduction in cooling consumption charges, deferral of fees, waiver of…

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 Golfing superstar Ian Poulter puts on a show for students from Dubai Heights Academy and Emirates Golf Federation

 Golfing superstar Ian Poulter puts on a show for students from Dubai Heights Academy and Emirates Golf Federation

Students from Dubai Heights Academy (DHA), a British curriculum school located in the heart of Al Barsha South, took a break from their regular online lessons yesterday to take part in golf masterclass by the enigmatic golf star, Ian Poulter. The coaching clinic, the first in a digital series and organised by Emirates Golf Federation, took place via Poulter’s Instagram account and allowed students to hone their swing via some top tips and drills hosted by the Ryder Cup legend. During the live feed, students asked Poulter a range of…

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Power to the littles: princesses and superheroes land at Max Fashion

Power to the littles: princesses and superheroes land at Max Fashion

As the GCC summer draws closer, it is becoming that time of year for a wardrobe overhaul. Max Fashion has got you covered with an all new collection of enviable clothing to see little ones through brighter days, warmer weather and higher temperatures. Trendy, fashion-forward, and authentic character apparel is a great opportunity for adorable children to express their fandom and individuality. Finding fun character clothing for little ones can be a challenge but not anymore. From heroes to heroines, the brand new Max Fashion superheroes and princess range for…

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Is ICT Technology keeping its promise as pandemic hits the world? By Roula Tayan; Head of IT at Ericson Middle East

Is ICT Technology keeping its promise as pandemic hits the world?

As the world faces an unprecedented crisis in the form of Coronavirus COVID-19, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) is playing a critical role in bringing people together while social distancing is being practiced across the world. More than ever, information, unified collaboration, and telecommunication including mobile networks form a critical backbone that enables families, health workers, public safety officials, education institutions and critical businesses to stay connected during this global crisis. ICT at this time is an open ecosystem that empowers and accelerates the ambitions of all those who meaningfully…

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معهد المحاسبين القانونيين ICAEW: تفشي فيروس كورونا يدفع اقتصادات الشرق الأوسط مؤقتاً إلى طريق مسدود

معهد المحاسبين القانونيين ICAEW: تفشي فيروس كورونا يدفع اقتصادات الشرق الأوسط مؤقتاً إلى طريق مسدود

أفـاد معهد المحاسبين القانونيين في انجلترا وويلز ICAEW في أحدث تقاريره للمستجدات الاقتصادية، أن اقتصاد الشرق الأوسط سيشهد تباطؤاً حاداً في النصف الأول من 2020، على الرغم من الحزم التحفيزية وتخفيضات أسعار الفائدة النقدية لتخفيف الضربة الاقتصادية نتيجة تفشي فيروس كورونا. وبحسب التقرير، من المتوقع أن يشهد اقتصاد الشرق الأوسط انتعاشاً في النصف الثاني من 2020، عندما تتلاشى حالة الاضطرابات على العرض والطلب. ومن المفترض وفق ذلك أن ينمو إجمالي الناتج المحلي بنسبة 1.0%، بزيادة عن 0.2% في 2019 – لكنه يبقى أقل عن المعدلات المتوقعة سابقاً. ويوضح تقرير مستجدات…

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Make the best out of the time you are spending at home

Make the best out of the time you are spending at home

Dubai, UAE, 02 April 2020: With the extra hours everyone is spending at home, now could be the right time to revamp your space. Want to add more colourful touches to your living room, get your bedroom more organized or even make more space in your kitchen? IKEA has got you covered with its recently launched online home planning & interior design services. IKEA consultants will help you create the perfect room setting and choose the right product design that suits your needs and meets your style. The platform offers…

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Nissan appoints new Chairman of its Africa, Middle East and India region

Nissan appoints new Chairman of its Africa, Middle East and India region

Dubai, UAE (1st April, 2020) – Nissan has appointed Guillaume Cartier as Senior Vice President and Chairman of its Africa, Middle East, and India region (AMI) and Head of the Global Datsun Business Unit, effective from April 1st 2020. In this role, he will lead the regional management committee and be responsible for business strategy and performance with all functional heads for the Nissan brand as well as assume the role of Head of Datsun globally. Cartier, 51, re-joins Nissan from its Alliance partner Mitsubishi, where he served as Executive…

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Properties Investment announces 3 month rent relief for ‘The Market’ retailers Announcement in line with respite measures adopted as part of the global pandemic impact offering support to tenants

Properties Investment announces 3 month rent relief for ‘The Market’ retailers

Dubai, UAE, 2 April 2020: Properties Investment (PI) – a Dubai Investments joint-venture company engaged in the investment and development of real estate properties, has announced a 3 month rent relief as a goodwill gesture for all retailers within ‘The Market’ – a dedicated retail avenue, located in the Green Community, Dubai Investments Park. In the wake of ongoing efforts to control the COVID-19 pandemic and with mall managements across the country stepping up efforts with various initiatives, Properties Investments has temporarily advised retailers to close shutters, adhering to preventive…

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Nakheel sterilises 647 residential buildings across Dubai as part of ongoing sanitisation programme

Nakheel sterilises 647 residential buildings across Dubai as part of ongoing sanitisation programme

Dubai, 2 April 2020 … Master developer Nakheel has embarked on a two-week precautionary deep disinfection programme at all 647 residential buildings in its Dubai property portfolio as part of its ongoing commitment to safeguarding public health.             Taking place until 12 April, the exercise covers all buildings managed by Nakheel Strata and all apartment blocks under Nakheel’s residential leasing division. Buildings at Palm Jumeirah, Discovery Gardens, The Gardens, Jumeirah Heights, Masakin Al Furjan, Badrah and International City are undergoing the deep disinfection, which covers all common areas – lifts,…

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