National Food Products Company Steps up to Meet Demand as Nation Self Isolates

National Food Products Company Steps up to Meet Demand as Nation Self Isolates

Abu Dhabi, UAE (April5,2020):As a result of the current COVID-19 situation, UAE-based National Food Products Company (NFPC) has implemented a series of measures to meet the rising demand in home deliveries, which has seen a huge spike in the past week alone. The company supplies to over 50% of the UAE population with its drinking water, dairy, juice, and bakery products through its household name brands Oasis Water, Blu Sparkling Water, Lacnor Milk and Juices, Laban Up, Gulf & Safa, Milco Dairy, Melco Juices, Aqua Fresh Water and Royal Bakers.…

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Jebel Ali Customs Center provides customs clearance service to clients through smart services

Jebel Ali Customs Center provides customs clearance service to clients through smart services

Dubai – 4 April 2020: To help with the containment of the coronavirus outbreak, Dubai Customs boosted its centers’ preparedness to provide all services to companies and complete transactions online. Companies can enjoy smart services of Dubai Customs to benefit from the excellent facilitations available including booking an inspection date, which will be done fast and with minimal contact. Using Dubai Customs’ smart channels, clients can access all the services and clear their shipments without any need for a physical visit to the Jebel Ali Center. This is part of…

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Abu Dhabi Digital Authority launches the “Abu Dhabi Connect” Project

Abu Dhabi Digital Authority launches the “Abu Dhabi Connect” Project

Abu Dhabi, UAE, 4 April 2020: The Abu Dhabi Digital Authority (ADDA), the government entity that leads the digital transformation in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, has announced the launch of the “Abu Dhabi Connect”project under the umbrella of the Abu Dhabi Government Services ecosystem, “TAMM”, through which more than 50 hard-copydocumentshave now been transformed and integrated with the services of 24government entities. Aligned with the Abu Dhabi Plan and Vision 2030, “Abu Dhabi Connect” ushers in a new era in digital sustainability by streamlining data-driven systems and processes throughout…

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Global Village and Dubai Holding announceraffle winner of AED 1.4 million Dubai Wharf apartment

Global Village and Dubai Holding announceraffle winner of AED 1.4 million Dubai Wharf apartment

Dubai, UAE, 4 April 2020:Global Village, the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment,hasannounced the winner of its Season 24raffle draw.Thelucky winnerwill receive aone bedroom atJaddaf Waterfront Apartments in the Dubai Wharf residential community that is worth AED 1.4 million. Since the beginning of the year,thousands of Global Village guests have registered their AED 15 entry ticketsand their Wonder Pass cards for the chance to win. VIP pack holders were automatically registered.The draw took place on Friday 3 April at the ARN studios, in the presence of Dubai…

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Watch your favorite Arabic premium series on OSN this April

Watch your favorite Arabic premium series on OSN this April

Dubai, UAE – 30 March 2020: Get ready for the year’s best line-up ofArabic premium content onOSN, the region’s leading entertainment network, whichaims to keep you entertained while you’re at home this April.From continuing Pan Arabic series, to cutting edge Turkish dramas and must-watch Egyptian comedies,tune in to OSN Ya Hala Al Oulaand OSN Yahala ahead of Ramadan to kill the boredom. First up on OSN’scontinuing series is the Turksih Comedy/ Romance, AlHob Wartta (AKA Afili Ask). Karam and Aisha’s love story undergoes new challenges and obstacles after their family…

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A Recession Survival Guide for Small Businesses

A Recession Survival Guide for Small Businesses

The recent coronavirus outbreak and its impact might lead the global economy into a recession if the uncertainty continues beyond the second quarter of 2020. With the escalation of new cases in various countries in the Middle East and numbers touching almost onemillion patients worldwide, the world economy is under a lot of pressure, leading to the loss of jobs. It has prompted governments to work on providing economic packages to help business owners to sustain through this ordeal. Recently, Dubai unveiled an economic stimulus package for its free zones…

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Fighting stress, anxiety or depression due to Covid-19? Psychologists to help people in UAE

للمساعدة على مواجهة أزمة فيروس كورونا، مجموعة في بي إس للرعاية الطبية تطلق خدمة الاستشارات والرعاية النفسية على الإنترنت بالتعاون مع كادابام

Dubai-Wednesday, 1st April 2020: The spike inthe number of people tested positive for Covid-19 has induced stress and anxiety among many. In an attempt to help those battling depression, fear panic and other issues, VPS Healthcare has associated with Cadabam’s Group, a renowned psycho-social rehabilitation centerin India, to offer online mental health support for all in the UAE. The healthcare provider has now opened “VPS CadabamsMindtalk”,an online service. Imposition of stricter measures such as confinement to rooms, physical distancing, quarantining, travel restrictions and more have pushed many into depression. Also,…

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CORONAVIRUS: JAGUAR AND LAND ROVER DEPLOY GLOBAL FLEET TO SUPPORT EMERGENCY RESPONSE PARTNERS

CORONAVIRUS: JAGUAR AND LAND ROVER DEPLOY GLOBAL FLEET TO SUPPORT EMERGENCY RESPONSE PARTNERS

Wednesday 1 April, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Jaguar and Land Rover have deployed more than 160 vehicles globally to support emergency response organisations during the coronavirus crisis. A total of 57 vehicles including 27 New Defenders have been issued to the British Red Cross to deliver medicine and food to vulnerable people across the UK who now need additional support due to social distancing rules. Jaguar and Land Rover teams in Spain, France, South Africa and Australia have loaned vehicles to their Red Cross societies and more markets are…

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Real Estate Registration Department Starts Remote Work Scheme

Real Estate Registration Department Starts Remote Work Scheme

Real Estate Registration Department Starts Remote Work Scheme Sharjah – The Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department has allowed its employees to work remotely from home instead of coming to the department offices. The move is in line with the UAE government ongoing efforts to reduce the risk of the pandemic Novel Coronavirus (Covid 19) infection and transmission. The department has formed a committee led by Abdulaziz Ahmed Al Shamsi, Director General of the Department, to ensure the continuity of the work distantly. The head office and all branches across the…

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Tips to avoid bone pain while working remotely

Tips to avoid bone pain while working remotely

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 02 April 2020:Since a lot of people are now asked to work from home amid the COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided to talk to Dr Ahmed Labib regarding applying best practices in home to avoid neck and back pain: Dr. Ahmed Labib the Consultant Orthopedics and Sports injuries Head Of Department at Al Zahra Hospital Dubai say: “Many people don’t have proper office chairs and working for extended periods of time on your bed or hunched over a coffee table is not great for your body…

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Dubai Heights Academy shares their Top 10 Tips for a successful home learning environment

Dubai Heights Academy shares their Top 10 Tips for a successful home learning environment

With the latest news from the UAE’s Ministry of Education announcing distance learning for all schools will continue until the end of the current academic year, parents across the UAE are settling into their new roles as home educators for the long term. In an effort to support parents Dubai Heights Academy (DHA),a leading British curriculum school located in the heart of Al Barsha South, has shared their top 10 tips for parents to turn their homes into a classroom and to create a happy and successful home learning environment.…

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UAE will emerge as a world leader in using drone capabilities – Falcon EyeDrones Services

UAE will emerge as a world leader in using drone capabilities – Falcon EyeDrones Services

Dubai, March 31, 2020: A leading company in drone technology expects that the UAE will emerge as a world leader in using drone capabilities in a growing list of fields. Falcon Eye Drones Services (FEDS), Middle East’s leading and one of the world’s top Drone-as-a-Service (DaaS) company,confirmed that the speed of the initiative of government agencies in the UAE to use the capabilities of the drone to speed up the fight against the coronavirus confirms its proactive approach by adopting the latest technologies to maintain and enhance its leading position…

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Ducab announces COVID-19 measures to protect workforce and minimise business disruption

Ducab announces COVID-19 measures to protect workforce and minimise business disruption

Dubai, UAE – March 30, 2020: In light of the global COVID-19 pandemic,Ducab Group, one of the UAE’s largest manufacturing businesses, and a key supplier to the Energy Sector, has implemented measures to ensure the health of employees and public is protected, and that Ducab’s global customers are served with minimal disruption. In full compliance with all measures enforced by the UAE government and guidelines issued by the World Health Organisation (WHO), Ducab is taking all necessary measures to ensure the health and safety of its employees and the wider…

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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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Mental health and Corona virus COVID 19 by Dr. Muhammad S. Tahir

Mental health and Corona virus COVID 19 by Dr. Muhammad S. Tahir

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 March 2020:The recent spread of COVID 19 has brought a lot of uncertainty, unpredictability and unknown fear around the world. The mass spread of the illness and the number of casualties are causing a dreadful feeling of helplessness amongst people everywhere, fearing for their futures. There are mixed news of hopefulness, light at the end of the tunnel and unknown fear which leaves everything uncertain. Moreover, restriction of movement across borders as well as the seclusion from social interactions, are making people feel trapped while…

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Dubai Cares joins UNESCO’s Global Education Coalition to provide a unified response to the need for distance learning for all children and youth amid Covid-19 outbreak

Dubai Cares joins UNESCO’s Global Education Coalition to provide a unified response to the need for distance learning for all children and youth amid Covid-19 outbreak

Dubai, UAE, 30 March 2020: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has joined the UNESCO’s Global Education Coalition for COVID-19 Response to help countries find solutions for distance learning in order to minimize educational disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The global coalition, which is a multi-sector partnership, brings together international organizations, private sector and civil society to fast-track advice on technology, pedagogy and content to allow countries to set up digital learning solutions, in order to provide children and youth an alternative to school.…

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MKS Jewellery Presents ‘Sea Signs’ from the All New Al Otaiba Collection

MKS Jewellery Presents ‘Sea Signs’ from the All New Al Otaiba Collection

Drawing inspiration from H.H. Sheikha Mariam bin Khalifa bin Saif Al Nayan’s great grandfather, Al Otaiba translates in English to ‘The King of Pearls’ and the new collection looks to tell stories of Sheikha Mariam’s ancestry, honoring UAE heritage and bringing it to the present through modern interpretations. Proudly using Emirati pearls as well as the classic mother of pearl, the handcrafted creations are a marriage of past and present through the stories they tell and through their thoughtful design. The collection; comprised of necklaces, rings, bracelets and earrings, incorporates…

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Elevate your Culinary Experience to Enchanting at Dubai’s Hidden Gem:Lou’Loua by Nadia

Elevate your Culinary Experience to Enchanting at Dubai’s Hidden Gem:Lou’Loua by Nadia

Dubai (March 2020): Ideally locatedon Jumeirah Beach Road, Lou’Loua by Nadiais a truly enchanting culinary setting – an idyllicspace to relax over breakfast, catch up with friends over coffee, or enjoy a private celebration with loved ones. Inspired by the pearls of the Arabian Gulf, this hidden gem, in the heart of Jumeirah, epitomises modern Arabia in all itssplendour and redefines contemporary Mediterraneancuisine with an Arabictwist, while retaining the inimitable warmth of traditional Arabic hospitality. From the minute they walk through the door of Lou’Loua by Nadia, guestswill find themselvesimmersed…

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Valérie Messika redesigns the heart

Valérie Messika redesigns the heart

By playing on sizes and volumes, Valérie Messika redesigns the heart. Following audacity and innovation, Maison Messika continues to take off in High Jewelry. The designer imagines a modern and edgy version with asymmetrical hoops. Although each one of these creations is highly desirable, this new High Jewelry design offers two heart shape diamonds of 13,5 and 5 carats.

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LEVA Hotels & Resorts Ploughs Ahead with Expansion Plans in GCC, Africa and Europe

LEVA Hotels & Resorts Ploughs Ahead with Expansion Plans in GCC, Africa and Europe

LEVA Hotels & Resorts has pledged its support to the hospitality industry by continuing expansion across the GCC, Africa and Europe.The group has recently signed management agreements for two new beautiful hotels in Muscat and a stunning property in Kampala. Building up on its growth momentum, the brand is aggressively exploring further opportunities in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria and Tanzania as well as Europe. It currently has an asset under negotiation in Portugal. Mr. JS Anand, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of LEVA Hotels &…

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