HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum tours 21st Intersec in Dubai

HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum tours 21st Intersec in Dubai

Dubai, UAE:  His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, toured the exhibitions halls of Intersec 2019 today (20th January), impressed by what he saw at the world’s leading trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection. His Highness, Intersec’s Patron, stopped by a number of key stands, including those of supporting partners the Dubai Police and the Dubai Civil Defence.  Following the VIP tour, he said: “The continued development of Intersec into a globally significant trade platform for safety, security and protection, reflects the growth of the…

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European paper & office supplies to be present in strength at Paperworld ME in Dubai

European paper & office supplies to be present in strength at Paperworld ME in Dubai

Dubai, UAE: Paperworld Middle East, being the premier trade and networking event for paper, office products and stationery in the Middle East, has traditionally enjoyed a strong presence from European exhibitors. Manufacturers and suppliers from the continent, realizing the potential of the event as a stage to reach across the wider region, will be out in strength at Paperworld Middle East 2019 too, with a wide range of products that cater specifically to the regional market preferences. With Paperworld Middle East now evolving into a comprehensive umbrella event that takes…

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Live-action firefighting, Artificial Intelligence, and Securing Expo 2020 among key features at Intersec Dubai

Live-action firefighting, Artificial Intelligence, and Securing Expo 2020 among key features at Intersec Dubai

Dubai, UAE:  Live-action firefighting and emergency rescue operations, drone demonstrations, and a revamped conference discussing Artificial Intelligence, safety planning for cities of the future, and securing the Dubai Expo 2020, are some key features of Intersec 2019, as the final preparations are laid ahead of its big opening in Dubai next week. The 21st edition of the world’s leading trade for security, safety, and fire protection takes place from 20-22 January 2019, with more than 1,200 exhibitors from 54 countries spanning 60,000sqm at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.…

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Oris Artelier Calibre 111-Golden Moments

Oris Artelier Calibre 111-Golden Moments

Oris’s Artelier Calibre 111 is one of the most important watches the independent Swiss watch company has ever made. It heralds the revival of Oris as the developer of series-produced, in-house developed movements, and, with its 10-day power reserve and patented non-linear power reserve indicator, showcases the company’s innovative spirit. Now, Oris has added a new model to the line, which combines a stainless steel case with gold-plated hands and hour markers. Oris Artelier Calibre 111 Ref. No. 01 111 7700 4021 LS Case Material Multi-piece stainless steel case Size…

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Toric Chronometre Guilloche Dial

Toric Chronometre Guilloche Dial

In 2017, Parmigiani Fleurier unveiled the Toric Chronomètre, a contemporary reworking of the first watch designed by Michel Parmigiani. In November 2018, the brand revisited the aesthetics of this flagship model, introducing an eye-catching dial decorated to evoke the spiral pattern of a pine cone. The Guilloche Dial “The decoration is so captivating because it is based on the Golden Ratio. Within it, you see Fibonacci’s spirals, reproducing a harmony that is everywhere in nature.” This is how Michel Parmigiani describes the hand-guilloché dial of the new Toric Chronomètre. Its…

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Roger Dubuis Excalibur Shooting Stars Trilogy

Roger Dubuis Excalibur Shooting Stars Trilogy

Roger Dubuis presents a titanic trilogy of shooting stars, an incandescent series of women’s timepieces that make a perfect gift over the festive season.  Over the last 25 years, Roger Dubuis has been speaking to women through highly distinctive, self-confident and sophisticated codes combined with an elegant touch of eccentricity. This has resulted in a combination of shapes, curves and ultra-fashionable designs, while remaining at the very high end of luxury watchmaking. Cosmic affinities The Roger Dubuis woman is empowered and successful, while remaining sensitive to both aesthetics and technology.…

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Corum Heritage Eleganza- A luxury feminine piece

إصدارات إليغانزا المُطورة…إهداء كوروم للمرأة الأنيقة

Corum unveils a new collection that is 100% dedicated to women: Eleganza. Its particularity: available both in casual chic and precious jewellery versions; as part of a strictly limited edition, these feminine models feature, for the first time in the brand’s history, an automatic regulator movement and represent the perfect gift for the woman of style. At once precious yet casual, modern yet already legendary: Corum brings opposites together for its new 100% feminine collection. The Eleganza embodies Italian-style chicness, suitable for gala events…or paired with jeans and trainers. The…

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The Graham Chronofighter Vintage UK Ltd takes unity into its own hands

The Graham Chronofighter Vintage UK Ltd takes unity into its own hands

From pomp to punk, the UK has always steered away from black and white perspectives. The Graham Chronofighter Vintage UK shows this spirit in its true colours, in this case those of the union jack flag. The timely Swiss watch with a British heritage addresses Brexit with heart-felt honesty – by adding a question mark. As in any love affair, this tiny piece of punctuation speaks volumes. Should I go or should I stay? Can we still be friends? Will we ever get back together again? It sets the tone…

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Flying Grand Regulator now available in new colour combinations

Flying Grand Regulator now available in new colour combinations

The Grand Regulator in its distinctive 44 mm case has been a permanent fixture of the Chronoswiss collection for more than 20 years. In 2017, this classic watch was given an upgrade and has boasted its innovative 3D dial design ever since under the name of Flying Grand Regulator. In addition to this timepiece with its stainless steel case and midnight blue dial, two more Flying Grand Regulator versions in bold colour combinations will be launched this spring, each of them featuring a DLC coated case. At a hardness of…

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For Christmas, Corum Covers Its Golden Bridges in Snow

Christmas is in the air: just in time for the festive season, Corum is releasing two new versions of its Golden Bridge with a new “snow” setting. Made exclusively of diamonds, the snow setting involves arranging a random number of diamonds of all sizes in such a way that together, they cover up the entirety of the metal. It is a high-level jewellery practice for two reasons. Firstly, the meticulous choice of the placement of each diamond. Though each one is different, they must still be as close to one…

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Tonda Metropolitaine Selene Rose Gold

إصدار توندا النسائي الجديد من برميجياني للمرأة الأنيقة

Parmigiani Fleurier has expanded its Tonda Métropolitaine Sélène range following the resounding success of this watch, launched in 2016, with two new models in rose gold. These models display the moon phases thanks to a movement produced entirely in-house and set in a modern, refined rose gold case. ROSE GOLD DOWN TO THE FINEST DETAILS The Tonda Métropolitaine Sélène in rose gold features two dial versions: the first, in abyss blue, is adorned with a central lotus flower – a symbol of femininity. This decoration is cut from mother of…

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EASA approves SriLankan Engineering to global standard

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved SriLankan Engineering to carry out Base Maintenance operations on Airbus A330 aircraft as per EASA Part-145 regulations. SriLankan Engineering is the aircraft Maintenance-Repair-Overhaul (MRO) arm of SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka. This certification completes the requirements for SriLankan Engineering to conduct base maintenance operations on the A320, A321 and A330 families of aircraft of all airlines operating to Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA). This includes the entire SriLankan Airlines fleet, which is comprised of A320, A321 and A330 aircraft.…

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Roger Dubuis Excalibur Huracàn Performante

Every day is a competition day for Roger Dubuis, filled with challenges to be taken on and ambitious goals to be reached. Like Lamborghini Squadra Corse, the Maison is firmly committed to cutting-edge performance, ferocious groundbreaking technology and super-sleek aesthetics, all fuelled by a high-impact R&D vision and focused on delivering bold customer experiences. This set of common denominators put them on a fast track to a roaring encounter where sparks were bound to fly. Feeling the thrill For individuals committed to pushing their own limits and defying all known…

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Range of exhibitors from 15 countries display cutting edge cleaning solutions for buyers from around the region

Dubai, UAE: It was a bright start for the Middle East Cleaning Technology Week, which got underway at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre this morning after being inaugurated by the Vice President of Dubai World Trade Centre, Butti Saeed Al Ghandi. The show, the Middle East’s greatest showcase for innovative cleaning technology and the latest in sustainable cleaning solutions, began in right earnest, with tons of excitement about a range of new products and services being debuted into the regional market, by a good number of the 62…

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Corum Heritage Eleganza- designed for the stylish woman this festive season

Corum unveils a new collection that is 100% dedicated to women: Eleganza. Its particularity: available both in casual chic and precious jewellery versions; as part of a strictly limited edition, these feminine models feature, for the first time in the brand’s history, an automatic regulator movement and represent the perfect gift for the woman of style this season. At once precious yet casual, modern yet already legendary: Corum brings opposites together for its new 100% feminine collection. The Eleganza embodies Italian-style chicness, suitable for gala events…or paired with jeans and…

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Oris Artelier Calibre 111- makes for a memorable gift for the man who matters

With the Artelier Calibre 111, Oris has re-established itself as a serious developer of serially produced in-house movements, making the timepiece one of the most significant that the Swiss watch company has fashioned. What better than this iconic timepiece as an extra-special gift for the special man over the coming festivities? Now, Oris has added a new model to the line, which combines a stainless steel case with gold-plated hands and hour markers.  Oris Artelier Calibre 111 Ref. No. 01 111 7700 4021 LS Case Material Multi-piece stainless steel case…

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Get a special Regulator for the discerning man about town this festive season

Chronoswiss celebrates 30 years of grand success with its iconic Regulators, a series that is inextricably linked to the brand. Whether square or round, Chronograph or Tourbillon, automatic or manual winding – one or more models with the decentralized time display have always been in the collection. A completely independent collection, lead by Oliver Ebstein, has been developed around this iconic Regulator model and it continues to grow. This means that, figuratively speaking, the model now embodies precisely the key role that it played on the walls of the watchmakers…

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Abu Dhabi hosts the 4th International Conference of Future mobility

The Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) has launched the Emirates International Future Mobility Award which aims to encourage the UAE’s academic and research authorities and university students to develop new innovations and systems in the autonomous and eco-friendly vehicle sector. H.E. Abdulla Abdulqader Al Maeeni, Director General at ESMA, announced that the major vehicle manufacturers worldwide – through the award – will adopt and sponsor the winning projects by developing and applying ideas and allowing the winners to pay onsite visits to vehicle production lines of these companies and…

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Melbourne witnesses a spectacular SriLankan Airlines Half Marathon for the second consecutive year

SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance, coinciding with the first anniversary of its operations to Melbourne, successfully concluded SriLankan Airlines Half Marathon event at the Medibank Melbourne Marathon Festival for the second consecutive year. The 2018 event set a new record in the 41 year-long Festival history with 34,734 participants across the five distances- the highest figure yet including a sell out event for the SriLankan Airlines Half Marathon. Among 12000 participants, Australian International Representative Brett Robinson (1:04:15) and Commonwealth Games…

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Graham Chronofighter Superlight Carbon Skeleton – a lightweight with a substantial presence

Though not tipping the scales as much as the latest snazzy smartphone, the Graham Chronofighter Superlight Carbon Skeleton is a horological high-flyer. Adding less than 100g to the wearer’s personal baggage allowance, this watch means business – and leisure too. Graham has taken its Superlight carbon technology to rarefied heights, making it a fitting festive gift for the discerning wearer. The result is a timepiece that has a skeleton dial under its wing, as well as a case, buckle, bezel and iconic start and stop trigger in this innovative material.…

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