ESCAPE TO PARK HYATT DUBAI – AN IDYLLIC PAMPERING HIDEAWAY

ESCAPE TO PARK HYATT DUBAI – AN IDYLLIC PAMPERING HIDEAWAY

Embark upon a unique journey of indulgence and relaxation at Dubai’s postcard-perfect hidden gem The award winning Amara Spa has introduced a perfect treatment for couples. The Silk Revelation Couple Journey is a 150-minute relaxation ritual, using Carita Renovateur scrub, providing gentle exfoliation and nourishing. The experience is followed by a pampering full body massage with Baume de Soie, and concludes with a facial treatment perfectly customized to any skin needs. After a soothing spa treatment, guests can unwind at a serene paradise as they relax by the hotel’s private…

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Procter & Gamble Announces Newest Commitment to Gender Equality Across the Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and Africa Region

Procter & Gamble Announces Newest Commitment to Gender Equality Across the Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and Africa Region

P&G’s declaration came as part of the P&G and UN Women co-hosted regional #WeSeeEqual Summit with equality advocates Mary Kom, Bonang Matheba, Amina Khalil, Neha Dhupia, Angad Bedi & Richa Chadha Mumbai, India, 19 February 2019: Procter & Gamble (P&G) today announced a new commitment around a number of initiatives that will promote gender equality across the Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and Africa (IMEA) region. The declaration, which was made by P&G’s IMEA and APAC President, Magesvaran Suranjan during the company’s inaugural #WeSeeEqual Summit in partnership with UN Women in…

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TRIO OF MINISTERS DISCUSS ‘GRAIN ROAD’ AS POTENTIAL PATHWAY TO MULTI-CONTINENT FOOD SECURITY

TRIO OF MINISTERS DISCUSS ‘GRAIN ROAD’ AS POTENTIAL PATHWAY TO MULTI-CONTINENT FOOD SECURITY

Top-level decision-makers share the stage at UAE-Russia-Africa Food Security Forum on sidelines of Gulfood 2019 Dubai, UAE – 19th February, 2019: With food security concerns growing globally, food industry experts from the UAE, Russia and Africa have outlined how a new ‘Grain Road’ may help ensure effective food security for multiple continents during the landmark UAE-Russia-Africa Food Security Forum – the official precursor to the three-day Gulfood Innovation Summit. As 5,000 global F&B producers converge on the 24th edition of the world’s largest food and beverage trade show to conduct…

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Dubai Cares announces second round awardees for its E-Cubed research envelope

Dubai Cares announces second round awardees for its E-Cubed research envelope

AED 7.8 million (USD 2.1 million) awarded to 4 research projects in Education in Emergencies Call for applications in 2nd round received 69 proposals from practitioners and academics Dubai, United Arab Emirates,19 February 2019: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, announced today that it has awarded four research proposals a total of AED 7,884,374 (USD 2,146,284), under its Evidence for Education in Emergencies (E-Cubed) research envelope. E-Cubed was launched in 2016 on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly and is carried out in partnership…

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noon to shine in Egypt, beta launch goes live today

noon to shine in Egypt, beta launch goes live today

Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2019: noon, the Middle East’s homegrown digital marketplace created in the region and powered by the region’s leading retailers, has announced its imminent expansion into Egypt. The move will mark a significant step in noon’s growth journey since its successful launch in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates just over a year ago. As it prepares to enter its third regional market, noon promises to bring customers in Egypt more choice, affordability and convenience across a wide range of products including electronics,…

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Binghatti Beverages and Rauch Commemorate their Partnership at Gulfood 2019

Binghatti Beverages and Rauch Commemorate their Partnership at Gulfood 2019

Dubai, UAE, February 20th, 2019: To commemorate their successful partnership, Binghatti Beverages and Rauch showcased Rauch-branded products within Binghatti Beverages’ pavilion at Gulfood 2019, the 24th edition of the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade show, which runs this year under the theme “The World of Good, The World of Food”. Binghatti Beverages and Rauch also held an appreciation signing ceremony in recognition of strong bond between the two partners on Monday 18th February in Binghatti Beverages’ pavilion at the exhibition. Binghatti Beverages signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU)…

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It’s all about business at IoT Middle East

It’s all about business at IoT Middle East

 ‘Internet of Things 2019’conference at Armani Dubai attended by local and International industry experts Dubai, UAE: The sixth edition of the ‘Internet of Things 2019’ opened to a full house with the keynote highlighting lessons from global lighthouses led by McKinsey & Company and Digital McKinsey, Singapore. The keynote continued with Anil Khurana from PwC Middle East and Jochen-Thomas Morr of PwC Germany on leveraging IoT as a strategic tool to advance business models leading to desired results. Panel discussions at ‘IoT Middle East 2019’ focused on the business aspects…

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Rove Hotels & World Art Dubai 2019 collaborate for Emerging Artists Competition and Exhibition

Rove Hotels & World Art Dubai 2019 collaborate for Emerging Artists Competition and Exhibition

Rove is offering budding artists, specifically GCC residents, the chance to showcase their original art pieces under the theme – ‘My Culture. My Community. My Neighbourhood.’ – as part of the Emerging Artists Exhibition at World Art Dubai 2019 and across Rove Hotels. Dubai, UAE (20th February 2019): Rove Hotels has announced that it will partner with the region’s largest affordable retail art fair, World Art Dubai for the Emerging Artists Competition and Exhibition with the aim to continue supporting local talent. The exciting collaboration will provide promising regional artists…

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Director of Dubai Customs orders further control measures at Cargo Village Customs Center

Director of Dubai Customs orders further control measures at Cargo Village Customs Center

Dubai – 20 February 2019: Dubai Customs provides distinguished services through its different centers including the Dubai Cargo Village Customs Center which deals with massive amounts of goods and personal belongings every day. Alertness and professionalism in dealing with this are very important to help prevent the entry of restricted and prohibited goods into the country. Dubai Cargo Village Customs Center made around 308,000 declarations and dealt with 298 cases in 2018. These included 160 narcotics smuggling cases, 60 document counterfeiting cases, and 3 cases of smuggling items associated with…

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The Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay brings Bahraini hospitality to the UAE

The Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay brings Bahraini hospitality to the UAE

Part of the Gulf Hotels Group, the hotel marks the first phase of the group’s expansion plan across the region United Arab Emirates, 19 February 2019- Gulf Hotels Group (GHG), Bahrain’s leading home-grown hospitality provider, has announced the official opening of its first UAE property, The Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay. The 4-star property marks the first phase of GHG’s expansion plan across the region. GHG has been committed to delivering the highest standards of Bahraini hospitality since the opening of the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa back in…

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International Holdings Company (IHC) marks major strengthening and diversification with PAL acquisition

International Holdings Company (IHC) marks major strengthening and diversification with PAL acquisition

The acquisition sees IHC enter one of the region’s core utility sectors, with attractive margins and high growth potential Abu Dhabi, UAE, 20 February 2019: International Holdings Company (IHC)(ADX:IHC), one of the UAE’s foremost holding companies with investments in diversified operating businesses, signed today an Implementation agreement to acquire PAL Cooling Holding LLC (PAL) – subject to final shareholders and regulatory approval – which allows International Holdings Company to enter into the utilities market. The acquisition will see the two companies conduct a share-swap arrangement, with IHC acquiring PAL’s entire…

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AZIMUT YACHTS CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF ENDURING SUCCESS

أزيموت لليخوت تحتفل بمرور خمسين عاماً على مسيرة النجاح المستمرة في دبي

~The special celebration in Dubai will be accompanied by the launch of two new signature yachts~ Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20th February, 2019. Yachting has become an integral part of the luxury lifestyle not only in the Middle East but all over the world. Extraordinary designs and disruptive innovation is what truly reflects the core value of a yacht and Azimut Yachts, part of the Azimut|Benetti Group, has proven itself by delivering exceptional design and cutting edge technology in every product category. This year Azimut Yachts commemorates the fiftieth anniversary…

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GULFOOD 2019 SERVES AS PERFECT SPRINGBOARD FOR F&B SOLUTIONS FROM ALL FOUR CORNERS OF THE GLOBE

GULFOOD 2019 SERVES AS PERFECT SPRINGBOARD FOR F&B SOLUTIONS FROM ALL FOUR CORNERS OF THE GLOBE

From innovative water to meat-free alternatives and online purchasing platforms, industry mega fair in Dubai shines light on thousands of global launches and new-to-market products Dubai, UAE – 20th February, 2019: Gulfood 2019, the 24th edition of the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade show, has once again reinforced its reputation as the tailor-made trading platform for F&B specialists from around the world to display their latest innovations with thousands of global reveals and new-to-market launches rolled out across the 1,000,000 sq. ft exhibition at Dubai World Trade Centre…

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Dubai Industrial Park, Lootah Real Estate Development Embark on Strategic Partnership to Establish Senaeyat

Dubai Industrial Park, Lootah Real Estate Development Embark on Strategic Partnership to Establish Senaeyat

Entities sign agreement to construct 3 million sq ft purpose-built development in Dubai Industrial Park Dubai Industrial Park continues to make strides in industrial sector development in line with Dubai Industrial Strategy 2030 Dubai-UAE: 20 February, 2019 – Dubai Industrial Park, one of the largest industrial hubs in the region and a member of TECOM Group, has signed a long-term agreement with Lootah Real Estate Development to establish Senaeyat, a state-of-the-art pre-built industrial manufacturing development, on its premises. The partnership includes a 49-year lease of land spanning one million square…

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Marriott Bonvoy Kicks Off Global Marketing Campaign to Introduce New Travel Program

برنامج Marriott Bonvoy ينطلق بحملة تسويقية عالمية

Expands Member Experiences through new Marketing Partnership with the World’s Most Recognizable Sports Team, Manchester United Dubai, UAE – (February 20, 2019) – Marriott International is launching a global marketing campaign introducing Marriott Bonvoy, the new name that replaces Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG). The campaign celebrates Marriott Bonvoy as a travel program with the tag line “Rewards Reimagined” through its 30 hotel brands, extraordinary experiences and rich member benefits. The comprehensive campaign encompasses advertising across television, digital video, mobile, print, social media, out of…

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Franco Baresi in Dubai for the AC Milan Academy Dubai Champions Cup

Franco Baresi in Dubai for the AC Milan Academy Dubai Champions Cup

Over 600 children to play in the tournament UAE, Dubai, February 14, 2019 – More than 600 boys and girls aged between 8 and 14 years old from 17 academies across Dubai will play as 56 teams in the second edition of the AC Milan Academy Dubai Champions Cup this weekend. The AC Milan legendary Captain, Franco Baresi, attended the launch event at Roberto’s DIFC earlier today. The tournament will be held on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 February at the AC Milan Academy Dubai headquarters at GEMS International School…

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Ajman Free Zone announces official commitment to culture of innovation at “Digitalized Workplace” forum

Ajman Free Zone announces official commitment to culture of innovation at “Digitalized Workplace” forum

Ajman Free Zone personnel will become certified innovation practitioners through an affiliation with Global Innovation Academy Ajman, UAE (February 14, 2019) – Ajman Free Zone used its Innovation Forum, marking the UAE’s National Innovation Month, to announce its participation in a global accreditation scheme aimed at strengthening the culture of innovation across all of the organisation’s operations. The announcement was made at the Digitalized Workplace Forum, Marsa Ajman, by Ali Matar Al Hosani, Human Resources Director for Ajman Free Zone, following addresses by representatives of both local and international companies…

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Dubai to host the region’s largest international cheese festival

Dubai to host the region’s largest international cheese festival

SOPEXA’s latest event to capitalise on Dubai’s growing food scene will see the biggest cheese event of its kind take place 22 – 23 February Cheese connoisseurs can rejoice as SOPEXA, the international partner of food and beverage companies, is launching the largest cheese event of its kind in the Middle East, as part of this year’s Dubai Food Festival. The Dubai Cheese Fest will take place at the stunning Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, from 7pm on 22 February and 12 noon on 23 February. The…

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Travel trends for 2019 outlined ahead of the 7th Annual MICE Arabia and Luxury Travel (MALT) Congress 2019

تحديد توجهات السفر لعام 2019 قبيل انطلاق مؤتمر “مايس أرابيا” السنوي السابع للسفر الفاخر من أجل المعارض والمؤتمرات (MALT)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates 17 February, 2019: The exponential rise in global tourism industry in recent years remains one of the key drivers for economic boost and development as UNWTO forecasts international tourist arrivals to reach 1.8 billion by 2030. With the global tourism industry on the rise, global MICE, business and luxury travel suppliers are looking at exploring the tremendous potential of Middle Eastern travelers by understanding their tastes, preferences and experiences which is so diverse owing to a vast number of nationalities that are hosted. Connectivity, cultural activities,…

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The Annual HR TECH MENA Summit returns to foster drive for innovation and the future of work

The Annual HR TECH MENA Summit returns to foster drive for innovation and the future of work

Dubai, United Arab Emirates February 18, 2019: The 5th Annual HR Tech MENA Summit returns this year bringing HR technology solution providers from around the world under one roof to discuss latest technology trends, innovations and disruptive ideas that are changing the workplace. With an aim to achieve workplace excellence and pave the journey for digitization and transformation, the HR Tech MENA Summit is expected to bring over 250 HR & IT Leaders from across the MENA region that represent government, semi-government and private organizations. The by invite only event…

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