Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF) Welcomes Top Hospitality & F&B Leaders to MasterChef the TV Experience Dubai

Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF) Welcomes Top Hospitality & F&B Leaders to MasterChef the TV Experience Dubai

The GRIF Society welcomed leading personalities from the hospitality industry to MasterChef, the TV Experience, Dubai on September 4th, where key industry trends, challenges and innovations were discussed, and GRIF 2020 was previewed. Dubai, UAE (September 2019): Ahead of the Global Restaurant Investment Forum 2020 in Amsterdam, hospitality leaders and key industry professionals gathered at MasterChef, the TV Experience, at Millennium Place, Dubai, for the GRIF 2020 Dubai Advisory Board Meeting. The in-depth round table discussion and networking session provided intriguing insights into the most innovative F&B trends currently setting…

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KEY BENEFITS OF SUBMITTING BIOMETRICS BEFORE TRAVELLING FOR HAJJ & UMRAH

KEY BENEFITS OF SUBMITTING BIOMETRICS BEFORE TRAVELLING FOR HAJJ & UMRAH

Ministry of Hajj & Umrah recommends to process biometrics locally Dubai, UAE: Saudi Ministry of Hajj & Umrah had issued a circular on Massar (https://visa.mofa.gov.sa/account/hajsmartform) stating pilgrims in countries with Biometric enrollment centres for Hajj & Umrah, such as the UAE, must consider completing the mandatory biometric registration locally after obtaining Hajj or Umrah visa. Registering biometric information before arriving at the entry ports of the Kingdom is recommended to save waiting time at the airports and to facilitate a smooth entrance to KSA. Recently, The Kingdom reported that hundreds…

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Priyanka Kapoor, Regional Director of Sales and Marketing, Swiss-Belhotel International Speaks on Owner-Operator Relations at Hospitality Leadership Forum at The Hotel Show

Priyanka Kapoor, Regional Director of Sales and Marketing, Swiss-Belhotel International Speaks on Owner-Operator Relations at Hospitality Leadership Forum at The Hotel Show

Priyanka Kapoor, Regional Director of Sales and Marketing for the Middle East and Africa at Swiss-Belhotel International participated last afternoon in an exciting panel discussion at the Hospitality Leadership Forum at The Hotel Show in Dubai. Speaking on ‘Managing the Ever-Changing Dynamics of Owner-Operator Communication, Priyanka stated, “New patterns of ownership, finance and management are emerging. Therefore, operators need to understand better today’s owners and investors who are far more active and involved in all areas of hotel operations from selection of general managers to driving social media.” The business…

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Ulysse Nardin in partnership with Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons Opens Flagship Boutique in Dubai Mall

Ulysse Nardin in partnership with Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons Opens Flagship Boutique in Dubai Mall

‘You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water’ – Rabindranath Tagore Dubai, UAE, 19th of September 2019 – Ulysse Nardin, pioneering Swiss fine Watch maker and Manufacturer reveals the opening of its Middle Eastern flagship boutique, located in the world famous shopping destination – The Dubai Mall. The expertly crafted boutique is set to excite watch enthusiasts and collectors alike, whilst drawing in curiosity from those wanting to discover more about the acclaimed brand and its rich history of over 170 years. Every finite detail…

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Bateel Internationalproudly launches its exclusive National Day collection

Bateel Internationalproudly launches its exclusive National Day collection

KSA, September 19th, 2019– Bateel, the globally renowned gourmet boutique, is delighted to debut its first ever National Day Collection, available exclusively in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The exquisite new assortment elevates the art of gifting, offering a range of premium gourmet giftsproudly showcased in the national colours. Bateel’s National Day Collectionreflects the spirit of the festive day which is a perfect gift for friends, family and business asscoiates. Available in three bespoke designs, including thebeautifulwooden range that is carefully handcrafted with gold and silver accents, complemented bya stunning mirrored…

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Najmfor Insurance Services deploysSAS Artificial Intelligence and Analytics Solutions to Combat Fraud in Insurance

Najmfor Insurance Services deploysSAS Artificial Intelligence and Analytics Solutions to Combat Fraud in Insurance

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (18th, September2019): SAS, the market leader in Analytics & Anti-fraud Technologies, and Najmfor Insurance Services have announced a technology collaboration that willaim to bring SAS expertise to counter and reduce instances of fraud in Automobile and Motor insurance claims. Officials from both companies signed the agreement at a SAS event in Fairmont Riyadh on 18th September 2019. With the goal of streamlining claims through application assessment and taking a proactive approach to detect & deter fraud in the business,Najm is looking to improve efficiency in fraud identification,…

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Group Partnership wins back DEWA account in five-way pitch

Group Partnership wins back DEWA account in five-way pitch

Dubai, UAE(September 17, 2019): Group Partnership, a WPP company, has won back the DEWA creative services account following a five-way pitch. The Dubai-based agency has been appointed to create and implement a plethora of communications supporting DEWA’s business, with a key focus being their innovation and sustainability agendas as the organization gears up for Expo 2020. Group Partnership has previously had a long-standing relationship with the brand.  During that time, the agency pioneered multiple initiatives that raised the creative bar of the organisation.  In addition, the concept of an agency…

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Jannah Hotels and Resorts Nominated as 2019 World’s Leading Luxury Halal Hotel & Resort Brand

Jannah Hotels and Resorts Nominated as  2019 World’s Leading Luxury Halal Hotel & Resort Brand

10 October 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Jannah Hotels and Resorts is esteemed to be nominated as 2019 World’s Leading Luxury Halal Hotel & Resort Brand in the highly acclaimed 26th annual World Travel Awards. Richard Haddad, CEO of Jannah Hotels and Resort stated, “I would like to commend every member of the team for their unceasing dedication and valuable contribution as it is the foundation to our success as a growing, exemplary and luxurious hospitality group.” “We are extremely gratified that our consistent development and commitment to excellence are continuously…

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Chief Executive Officer of Jannah Hotels and Resorts Ranked 30th Place Among 50 Hoteliers in Middle East Power List

Chief Executive Officer of Jannah Hotels and Resorts Ranked 30th Place Among 50 Hoteliers in Middle East Power List

08 October 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Jannah Hotels and Resorts is delighted to announce the recognition of their CEO, Richard Haddad, ranking 30th place as one of the most influential hospitality figures in the prestigious Hotelier Middle East Power 50. Richard Haddad has proven his competence and dedication in the hospitality industry and the Middle East for 27 years now, two of which he has spent with Jannah Hotels and Resorts. Since Haddad took over, the group has expanded its properties, performed well financially as well as he has introduced…

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Advanced Multi-biometric System to Further Ensure Safety and Comfort of Dubai Airport Travelers

Advanced Multi-biometric System to Further Ensure Safety and Comfort of Dubai Airport Travelers

(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – A signing ceremony was held today at the ongoing GITEX Technology Week between emaratech, the online Information Technology company in the Arab World and Electronic Identity Management & Security Solutions (EIMASS). During the ceremony, Thani Al Zaffin, Director General & Board Member, emaratech, and Richard Mikhael, CEO EIMASS, signed a contract for EIMASS to deliver IDEMIA’s state-of-the-art on-the-spot ID verification system based on Iris & Face recognition, OneLook, to ensure the travelers of Dubai airports a fast and smooth journey while ensuring the highest level of security.…

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Caparol Paints Completes Two Decades of Success, Innovation and Sustainability In The Middle East

Caparol Paints Completes Two Decades of Success, Innovation and Sustainability In The Middle East

The leading German paint manufacturer marked two decades of growth and innovation in the region DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Caparol Paints, a global manufacturer of German paints and coating solutions, marked its twentieth anniversary of successful operations in the Middle East and Africa. Caparol Paints is bringing its technologically advanced and sustainable solutions suitable to the region for two decades now. The company’s celebration of 20 years in the region witnessed augmentation of its operations to the next level by catering to larger interior, exterior and architectural projects across…

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CosmeSurge launches its 16th Clinic in the heart of Dubai Healthcare City and opens a dedicated hair transplant department

CosmeSurge launches its 16th Clinic in the heart of Dubai Healthcare City and opens a dedicated hair transplant department

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): CosmeSurge, one of the region’s most trusted brand for cosmetic and aesthetic procedures, has launched its 16th center in Dubai. Located in BR Medical Suites, Dubai HealthCare City, the clinic will offer state-of-the-art facilities along with expert medical solutions that will enhance the beauty of patients and help transform their lives. The opening of a special hair transplant department was also revealed during the launch. Expected to be a stand-alone department, it will be helmed by a dedicated team of experts specialising in the field…

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Tonda 1950 Lune-The lunar calendar in all its glory

Tonda 1950 Lune-The lunar calendar in all its glory

Two years after it first appeared, Parmigiani Fleurier is updating the aesthetic of the Tonda 1950 Lune with a model featuring a slate dial and a second design with round diamonds on the bezel. Both showcase the poetry of the “lunar calendar” complication which illuminates their dial with a new layout. Behind this harmony, it is easy to forget the sheer mechanical complexity required to create an ultra-thin self-winding movement which comprises so many time indications. The Tonda 1950 Lune is both a technical and beautiful tour de force.  Tonda…

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Chronoswiss Sirius Chronograph Moon Phase

Chronoswiss Sirius Chronograph Moon Phase

Chronoswiss has added another star to its glittering Sirius collection with the dazzling unique Sirius Chronograph Moon Phase. The stunning timepiece with, a navy dial chronograph with a moon phase and analog date indicator, completes a trio along with the previous steel and gold white dial options from Swiss fine watchmaker. Ensconced in a 41-mm steel case stylized with partially knurled edges, polished and brushed finishing, uncommon tipped chronograph pushers, and the characteristic large onion crown, this weighty customer comes with a Louisiana alligator strap using long, straight lugs. The blue,…

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Corum Admiral Legend 42-Icon ahead

Corum Admiral Legend 42-Icon ahead

Stylish new vessels are joining the fleet of Corum’s emblematic Admiral collection. These steel-built models of virile elegance fly their colourful nautical flags against a blue, white or black background. With their immediately recognizable twelve-sided bezel, the newcomers to the Admiral Legend 42 flotilla display their multicoloured insignia in a range of maritime tones. The 42-mm twelve-sided case in steel or steel and rose gold sets a course for elegance, with a blue or white dial on the automatic version, blue or black on the chronograph, and broad luminescent hands…

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Oris Big Crown Propilot X Calibre 115

Oris Big Crown Propilot X Calibre 115

Big Crown ProPilot X Calibre 115, Oris’s latest is a contemporary masterpiece and a symbol of the independent Swiss company’s watchmaking vision. The Big Crown ProPilot X Calibre 115 lays bare Oris’s historic watchmaking roots. But at the same time, it propels the independent company forward.  It’s pure Oris – as nature intended. It’s inspired by nature, particularly by the Waldenburg Valley, which surrounds the village of Hölstein, where Oris has been based since it was founded in 1904. It’s a reflection of contemporary culture, too, and of our growing…

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SriLankan Airlines’ wins the ‘Best Marketing Innovation’ award at APEX 2019

SriLankan Airlines’ wins the ‘Best Marketing Innovation’ award at APEX 2019

SriLankan Airlines’ intensive efforts to drive the recovery of the island’s tourism industry in the aftermath of the Easter Sunday attack were honoured with a global accolade – the ‘Best Marketing Innovation’ award from the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX). The Airline also managed to secure Four-Star rating in the major airlines category, for the 3rd consecutive year. Vipula Gunatilleka, Group Chief Executive Officer, said: “We are delighted to win this prestigious award, which we consider to be an accolade for our country at a time when our tourism industry…

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Eberhard & Co. Is The Official Timer And Partner Of The Nuvolari Grand Prix

Eberhard & Co. Is The Official Timer And Partner Of The Nuvolari Grand Prix

Eberhard & Co. was confirmed as the Official Timer and Partner of the Nuvolari Grand Prix for the 29th consecutive year, a regularity race reserved for cars made from 1919 to 1972, scheduled for September 20 to 22 in Mantova.  Mario Passanante and Raffaella De Alessandrini, on board of their Fiat 508 C (1937), are the winners of this 29th edition of Gran Premio Nuvolari, that included a largely re-planned itinerary, in which the crews set off from the historic Piazza Sordello, to reach the scenic roads of Lake Garda,…

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Rixos Sharm El Sheikh Celebrates Seven Years of Hospitality Par Excel-lence with Ultra-All-Inclusive Anniversary Package

Rixos Sharm El Sheikh Celebrates Seven Years of Hospitality Par Excel-lence with Ultra-All-Inclusive Anniversary Package

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, 9 October 2019: This year is the 7th anniversary of the world-class Rixos Sharm El Sheikh and the ultra-all-inclusive resort is giving out the gifts—its best values of the year. Staycationers and their guests may indulge in the lap of luxury with the 7th Year Anniversary Package, complete with special savings and the signature Rixos ultra-all-inclusive concept. Benefit from complimentary arrival transportation from SSH international airport to the hotel, a valuable 20% off the Rixos Anjana SPA menu with no exceptions, 20% off on a photo…

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Federal National Council Launches Arab Charter on Women’s Rights in Cooperation with Arab Parliament

Federal National Council Launches Arab Charter on Women’s Rights in Cooperation with Arab Parliament

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – (AETOSWire): Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairperson of the General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development Foundation, and Chairwoman of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, the Federal National Council (FNC), in cooperation with the Arab Parliament, today launched the Arab Charter on Women’s Rights. The launch is a crucial milestone in empowering Arab women, guaranteeing their rights, engaging them in nation-building and promoting inclusive development. The ceremony drew the participation of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan…

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