Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Refugee Education Fund Launches Funding this September with widespread support

Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Refugee Education Fund Launches Funding this September with widespread support including from His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Her Royal Highness Princess Haya bint Al Hussein   100 million AED Fund aims to empower children affected by wars and disasters in the UAE and refugee students in Jordan and Lebanon. On behalf of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), Dr. Mohammed Ateeq Al Falahi, Secretary General…

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Dubai Culture Organises ‘Writing Literature Novels and Editing them as Play Scripts’ as part of Dubai Programme for Youth Theatre 2018

The workshop will be held at the Dubai Public Library – Al Twar Branch until 19th September, 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 September 2018: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts, heritage, and literature, is organising a ‘Writing Literature Novels and Editing them as Play Scripts’ workshop. It is held as part of Dubai Programme for Youth Theatre 2018 with the aim to develop the skills of young authors of literary novels in various human and social fields, increase the number of…

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Volvo 360c concept calls for universal safety standard for autonomous car communication

With its new 360c autonomous concept, Volvo Cars tackles one of the main challenges around the introduction of autonomous technology and calls for a new, global standard in how autonomous vehicles can safely communicate with all other road users Autonomous drive and safety are closely linked and the technology has the potential to deliver the most significant improvement in traffic safety since Volvo Cars invented the three-point safety belt in 1959. However, autonomous technology will be introduced gradually rather than overnight. As a result, fully autonomous cars will be introduced…

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P&O Marinas signs MoU with Dubai SME

Dubai – Sat. 8 September 2018: Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) subsidiary P&O Marinas signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dubai SME. The agency of the DepartmDubai SMEent of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector, to boost mutual cooperation in introducing best services to their clients towards realising the vision of Dubai Government in support of Dubai’s economy. Mohammed Abdul Aziz Al Mannaei, CEO of P&O and Executive Director of Mina Rashid, and Abdul Baset Al Janahi, CEO of…

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Millennium Triathlon V.4 and Kids Aquathlon set for September 21

Registration is still open for the thrilling sporting event organised by Millennium Resort Mussanah Oman and Triathlol Middle East, LLC Mussanah, Oman (September12, 2018) – Registration for the Millennium Triathlon V.4 and Kids Aquathlon, happening on September 21, 2018 at Millennium Resort Mussanah Oman is still open. Sports enthusiasts, families, residents and foreign guests are invited to witness this action packed sporting event held in association with Triathlol Middle East LLC. The race is suitable for all levels from beginners to professionals. The Millennium Triathlon Sprint Race will cover a…

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United Eastern Medical Services Group Partners with Medcare to launch HealthPlus Fertility Center in Dubai

United Eastern Medical Services Group Partners with Medcare to launch HealthPlus Fertility Center in Dubai Dubai, UAE – 8 September 2018: United Medical Eastern Services (UEMedical) in Abu Dhabi, represented by its HealthPlus Fertility Centers, recently partnered with Medcare to launch the new HealthPlus Fertility Center in Dubai. The new Center is a fully developed IVF Center and IVF Laboratory located strategically in Jumeirah in the Emirate of Dubai, and is considered the second branch of HealthPlus Fertility outside the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The partnership entails HealthPlus Network of…

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SWISS-BELHOTEL INTERNATIONAL, HIGHLIGHTS MID-MARKET OPPORTUNITY

 LAURENT A. VOIVENEL, SVP OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT, SWISS-BELHOTEL INTERNATIONAL, HIGHLIGHTS MID-MARKET OPPORTUNITY FOR INVESTORS AT HOTELIER MIDDLE EAST CONFERENCE  Dubai – Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, participated in a panel discussion today on ‘Balancing Supply & Bridging the Gap’ at the annual Great GM Debate held in Dubai. Attended by more than 200 leading hoteliers it is one of the industry’s most popular forums to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities faced by the hospitality sector on…

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More and more Bangladeshi entrepreneurs are opening companies in the UAE as economic relations between the two countries grow

FDI flow in to Bangladesh jumps 22.52% last year to US$2.45 billion that prompts UAE businesses to invest in Bangladesh News Highlights FDI in to Bangladesh jumped 22.52% to US$2.45 billion (Dh9 billion) in 2016-17 fiscal year Bangladesh is the world’s 32nd largest economy with US$687.14 billion Gross Domestic (GDP) based on Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) Bangladesh seeks investment in 100 new economic zones where UAE investors could invest and own 100 percent export-oriented industries and benefit from duty-free quota access to Europe and the United States An attractive investment…

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GCC importer eyes expansion as sales in UAE’s retail sector to top AED259 billion by 2021

Truebell, a leading GCC importer, wholesaler, distributor and exporter has won two new contracts as part of its hospitality division The company is expanding thanks to confidence in the UAE retail sector as the latest figures from Dubai Chamber have highlighted a CAGR of 4.9% UAE-headquartered Truebell, a leading GCC importer of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), has confirmed two new contracts as part of their hospitality division. Spinneys and Virgin Megastores have signed deals with the company to supply premium household goods from KitchenCraft, a UK based kitchen supply…

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The Chronofighter Grand Vintage by Graham is exactly as big as it appears in the mirror

Thinking big is most effective when it’s matched with making it big in an elegant manner. A 47 mm case, with increased aperture, and an iconic stop-start trigger show that the Chronofighter Grand Vintage means business. Military aviation history from the 1940s has reached new heights in this striking quartet of confidently contemporary timepieces. They are time capsules that connect yesterday to today, with refinement and simplicity born of expertise. Watch out for them on the wrists of stylish connoisseurs with a glass of Grand Vintage malt whisky in their…

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Samsung Launches the New Galaxy Watch in the UAE

Stay Connected No Matter Where You Are with the New Samsung Galaxy Watch Delivering long-lasting battery life, wellness capabilities and design to match    your lifestyle Dubai, UAE – September 8, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics today introduced the new Samsung Galaxy Watch in the UAE. The Galaxy Watch brings the best of the Samsung’s Galaxy ecosystem with long-lasting battery life, wellness capabilities and a timeless and personalized design. Galaxy Watch helps users accomplish more with new stress and sleep monitoring capabilities, in addition to offering a more robust line up…

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Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Partners with Latifa Hospital for Blood Donation Drive

In keeping with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy the Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai participated recently in a Blood Donation campaign organised in collaboration with the Dubai Blood Donation Centre (DBDC) and Latifa Hospital. Mr. Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said, “We are extremely grateful to Latifa Hospital for having given us the opportunity to support this essential life-saving cause, that also serves to raise awareness for the need of blood donations.  As part of our CSR policy, we are committed to support humanitarian causes such…

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Matthew Fitzpatrick WINS THE 2018 OMEGA EUROPEAN MASTERS

Matthew Fitzpatrick WINS THE 2018 OMEGA EUROPEAN MASTERS The 2018 OMEGA European Masters have ended in Crans-Montana with victory for Matthew Fitzpatrick of England. This is the 18th year that OMEGA has title-sponsored the competition and the brand was thrilled to watch as Matthew Fitzpatrick played through the tournament’s final day to take home the winner’s check, trophy, red championship jacket and an OMEGA Seamaster Aqua Terra 150M Master Chronometer. The 41mm watch features a symmetrical 18K Sedna™ gold case and a sun-brushed brown dial with a distinctive horizontal “teak”…

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Brian O’Driscoll WINS THE 2018 OMEGA CELEBRITY MASTERS

Bringing golf and glamour to the mountains of Switzerland, the second “OMEGA Celebrity Masters” took place this Saturday with a special victory for former rugby player Brian O’Driscoll. The tournament swung into action during the afternoon on the main course in Crans-Montana, after the professionals in the OMEGA European Masters had played through. Amongst the other famous faces were Didier Defago (alpine ski racer), Theo Gmur (paralympian), Cody Simpson (singer), Alfonso Ribeiro (actor), Ronald de Boer (footballer), Jeremy Roenick (hockey player), Katerina Graham (actress), Brian O’Driscoll (rugby player) and Anastasia…

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Al Bustan Centre & Residence organized a multi-specialty medical camp for employees

Held in association with Aafiya, hotel staff from all the departments was screened at the camp Dubai, UAE (September 11, 2018) – Al Bustan Centre & Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently organized a free multi-specialty medical camp for its employees in association with the leading healthcare management service provider, Aafiya. The participating medical clinics included Dr Batra’s Homeopathy Clinic, VLCC Wellness, HNC Clinic and Ontario Ayurvedic Wellness Center. A number of senior specialist doctors from Cosmetology, Dermatology, Endocrinologist, Psychological Medical, Alternative…

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Günaydın Dubai Debuts New Seafood and Vegetarian Menu

The new season will see untraditional twists on Günaydın Dubai’s traditional Turkish meat offerings September 2018 – Dubai, UAE: Renowned Turkish meatery, Günaydın Dubai, expands its already extensive menu with the addition of new seafood specials and vegetarian dishes.  Guests can now indulge in the best of the ocean’s bounty with a mouth-watering selection of the freshest fish, scallops and prawns. Vegetarians can now comfortably enjoy group lunches or dinners with more dish selections apart from the cold and hot mezzes and Günaydın’s fresh-from-the-oven specialities.  The new seafood and vegetarian…

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Prevention, Not Cure: Kaya’s ‘Hair Strength Therapies’ set to rid the Gulf of its Hair Problems

#happyhair with Kaya is for everyone, not just those with severe hair issues The hair loss phenomenon appears to be hitting the Gulf harder than most countries where factors such as excessive exposure to heat, light and humidity for the most part of the year, coupled with lifestyle choices, and of course high stress levels. Add to these salon visits every month for a hair colouring appointment, blow dries every other day of the week for an important work meeting or a night out, straightening and other chemical-based hair treatments…

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Back to school health tips

Pencils are sharpened, name tags are fixed, pages are pristine white and clean – it’s that time of year again where children go back to school or have already gone back to school after a long summer break. Parents rack their brains to organize car pool schedules and a child’s allergy list for the school nurse. It’s a particularly stressful time for parents as they have to coax children back into a routine after playing merry during summer while ensuring all school demands are met. Dr. Telisha Fe Jagannatham, Specialist…

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Futuristic flagship OPPO Find X makes regional debut

OPPO Find X – First of its kind design concept featuring latest technology arrives in the Middle East and Africa region OPPO F9 launched – Mid-range smartphone equipped with VOOC flash charge September 10th, 2018 – Dubai – Following the Global launch of its long-awaited flagship, leading global smartphone brand OPPO launched today the OPPO Find X at the Armani Hotel in Dubai. Find X combines innovative technologies with groundbreaking design philosophy, fully reflecting OPPO’s pursuit for the futuristic flagship smartphone. OPPO Find X introduces a gorgeous brand-new design featuring…

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HE Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak opens pharmaceutical event in Abu Dhabi

His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, inaugurates CPhI Middle East & Africa 2018 Global industry professionals descend upon ADNEC in Abu Dhabi for the region’s leading platform for the pharmaceutical sector His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, today officially inaugurated CPhI Middle East & Africa 2018, the region’s leading platform for the pharmaceutical industry, followed by a tour of the exhibition. This year’s show is making its regional debut in the UAE, taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre…

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