High Jewelry Collection 2020 Grasp a piece of sky. Follow the movement of a cloud. Watch a raindrop fall. Be mesmerized by a feather’s swirling flight. Contemplate.

مجموعة المجوهرات الراقية 2020

With her new High Jewelry collection, Claire Choisne, Creative Director of Maison Boucheron, aimed to seize the intangible by revealing the fleeting beauty of the natural world. “For years, I have wanted to capture the ephemeral, to convey the poetry of present moments, the purity of the sky, light effects. The jeweler’s art is about stopping time in its tracks, making instants eternal when, by their very essence, they are not”. Comprising sixty-seven pieces, Contemplation represents the most personal and intimate collection of High Jewelry ever created by Claire Choisne.…

10th SIBF Publishers Conference to focus on challenges facing publishers worldwide in the wake of Covid-19

317 ناشراً و33 متحدثاً يناقشون أثر كورونا على واقع صناعة النشر

More than 317 publishing professionals and 33 speakers will participate in the 3-day event in the lead up to the 39th Sharjah International Book Fair Matchmaking sessions will offer unique networking prospects to publishing professionals A golden opportunity for publishers to apply for the US$300,000 SIBF Translation Grant The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has announced the 10th Publishers Conference to be held at the Expo Centre Sharjah from November 1 – 3, ahead of the official opening of the 39th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) on November 4. The three-day…

The Billionaire Grand Show arrives in Dubai, Promising Guests an Electrifying Nocturnal Adventure

عرض “بليونير” الفاخر يحطّ رحاله بدبي، واعداً الضيوف بسهرة تأسر الألباب

Pioneering an unprecedented unique dining experience, paired with a dramatically orchestrated show, Billionaire Dubai will ensure an electrifying masterpiece of entertainment when it opens in Dubai later this month. Founded in Porto Cervo, Italy in 1998 by F1 legend Flavio Briatore, Billionaire has firmly established itself in the upper echelons of the world’s elite entertainment. Billionaire’s eclectic spirit invokes a sense of excitement and energy that is truly unique and utterly unforgettable. A multi-dimensional playground, with the show very much at the core of the experience, Billionaire Dubai has enlisted…

 FIRST HOTEL ON PALM JUMEIRAH TO GROW ITS FRESH PRODUCE IN HOUSE

 FIRST HOTEL ON PALM JUMEIRAH TO GROW ITS FRESH PRODUCE IN HOUSE

ANDAZ DUBAI THE PALM  Andaz Dubai The Palm launches new container farm in partnership with GCAF   Boutique, lifestyle hotel Andaz Dubai The Palm, a city favourite for its community inclusive atmosphere, chic restaurant concepts and eclectic interiors has partnered with Dubai-based GCAF (Green Container Advanced Farming) to introduce their very own organic container farm right on the terrace of their Palm Jumeirah location. The hotel’s ongoing commitment to sustainability has been a focus since its 2019 opening, with multiple initiatives to reduce single use plastic and use of environmentally friendly…

5,000 OPTIONS BEYOND SINGLE WOOD VENEER  - INTERIORS TO SUIT EVERY CUSTOMER

Bentley تقدّم 5,000 خيار من القشرات الخشبية

Range of modern options expand Bentley’s veneer offering beyond traditional wood species Extensive personalisation options available through Bentley Mulliner Stone veneers provide the ultimate texture contrast Piano painted veneers bring exterior colours inside the cabin Open pore veneers allow natural surface to be experienced Carbon fibre and diamond brushed aluminium for a sporting finish More than 5,000 possible ways to specify fascias and waistrails  As the average age of Bentley clients continues to fall, the choice provided to the customer is becoming increasingly diverse and modern. Nowhere is this more…

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business awarded lead design contract for Six Flags Qiddiya theme park in Saudi Arabia

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business awarded lead design contract for Six Flags Qiddiya theme park in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,  (AETOSWire) – SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been awarded the lead design consultant services contract from Qiddiya Investment Company (QIC) for the Six Flags Qiddiya theme park project – located within Qiddiya, south-west of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Under the three-year contract, Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, will provide integrated lead design consultant, construction supervision, and cost management services. The scope of work includes public realm and necessary infrastructure within the plot area along with validation of the pre-concept design, as well…

FreshToHome – world’s largest online fresh fish and meat brand raises $121M to expand in UAE, Saudi Arabia and India

FreshToHome – world’s largest online fresh fish and meat brand raises 1M to expand in UAE, Saudi Arabia and India

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): FreshToHome, the world’s largest fully integrated online brand in fresh fish and meat e-commerce raised $121M in Series C funding led by Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD)-the principal investment arm of the Government of Dubai, Investcorp – a leading global manager of alternative investments, Ascent Capital – a leading India-focused growth capital provider,  U.S. Government’s development finance institution -DFC, the Allana Group and other investors. Iron Pillar, the lead investor from Series B participated in this round with a significant investment of $19M. “COVID-19 transformed the fish and meat…

Arab Bank Group reports nine months 2020 net profit of $215.2 million

Arab Bank Group reported net income after tax of $ 215.2 million for the nine months of 2020 as compared to $668.9 million for the prior period, recording a drop of 68%. The fall in the profits is attributable to the build up of higher provisions, driven by current and forecasted economic conditions, and reflects the deterioration in the macro-economic environment in the region and globally, and to lower revenues from interest and fee income because of the impact of the Covid-19 outbreak and lower market interest rates and weakening…

EEG hosts Aluminium Recycling Campaign,  Get ready to deposit on 7th of November.

Residents urged to join 24th edition of “The Can Collection Drive” 26 October, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Emirates Environmental Group (EEG) invites all members of the society to participate in the 24th cycle of the annual “Can Collection Drive”. EEG, the first ISO 14001 certified NGO in the world continues to take actions to enhance environmental sustainability of the country. The EEG Chairpersion said: “We urge all members of the society  and encourage them to participate, as individuals, corporations, academic institutions, and the society at large and to deposit Aluminium…

Art Li Beirut brings together 51 artists ! to revive the streets of Beirut

“Revive Mar Mikhael”, a non-profit initiative, launched an online art auction entitled “Art Li Beirut” with 51 Lebanese and international artists, including Raouf Rifai (Lebanese), Anas Homsi (Syrian), Ghazi Baker (Lebanese), Helen Zughaib (American-Lebanese), Sandra Detourbet (French), Claire Wiltsher (British) and Ahmed Farid (Egyptian). Artists have presented 70 artworks for Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, considered a symbol for culture, strength and coexistence. The auction is taking place from 27th of October to 5th of November, 2020. “Revive Mar Mikhael” is a non-profit initiative started by a group of Lebanese…