Global Traffic Index: UAE’s 2 main cities compare well; Mumbai takes Crown of ‘Most Traffic Congested City’ in World

Global Traffic Index: UAE’s 2 main cities compare well; Mumbai takes Crown of ‘Most Traffic Congested City’ in World

Global congestion up – but new technology signals way forward 403 cities in 56 countries have been surveyed Abu Dhabi (#396) and Dubai (#202) are included in the survey Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 June 2019, (AETOSWire): TomTom, a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Partner of RoadSafetyUAE released the results of the TomTom Traffic Index, a report detailing the traffic situation in 403 cities in 56 countries around the world. Mumbai takes the top spot this year with drivers in the Indian city expecting to spend an average of 65% extra…

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UNFORGETTABLE SUMMER ADVENTURES IN ALMATY

UNFORGETTABLE SUMMER ADVENTURES IN ALMATY

Almaty is not only the biggest city and the business heart of Kazakhstan but also amazing destination offering visitors unique various attractions and entertainment. The Ritz-Carlton, Almaty is happy to help its guests explore the beauty of the city’s surroundings, advising on the best places for an unforgettable experience with family. Just 30 minutes’ drive from The Ritz-Carlton, Almaty you can reach premium ski resort Shymbulak, known for its ideal slopes for winter sports during ski season (November to March) and picturesque views and nice weather (22-27 C) during the…

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MARTABAAN BY HEMANT OBEROI

MARTABAAN BY HEMANT OBEROI

Indian Fine Dining at the Emirates Palace We are delighted to announce the opening of Martabaan by Hemant Oberoi. Martabaan has been envisaged as a ‘contemporary classic’ Indian dining destination by Hemant Oberoi, celebrated master chef and the first Indian chef nominated to the World Gourmet Club. He is internationally recognized for his innovative approach to Indian cuisine. Deeply embedded in cultural traditions, his innovative recipes have revolutionized the Indian culinary world with delights such as Temple Cuisine, Iron Cuisine and the Naza to name a few. His illustrious career…

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DVCOM and DrayTek Conclude Their 7th Edition of DrayTek Channel Champs

DVCOM and DrayTek Conclude Their 7th Edition of DrayTek Channel Champs

Building A Stronger Network of Networking Businesses Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 June 2019, (AETOSWire): One of the most exciting annual events in the networking space, DrayTek Channel Champs recently concluded its 7th edition. Organized by prominent Taiwan-based networking solutions provider, DrayTek in association with their master distributors in GCC, DVCOM Technology, the competition commenced on 3rd February 2019 and concluded with the award ceremony on 12th June 2019. Draytek’s Channel Champs campaign encourages local system integrators, resellers and retailers to attain the best sales output to win the annual…

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Top Technology Gift Ideas for Eid al-Fitr

الهدايا التكنولولجية المثالية لعيد الفطر السعيد

Ramadan is a wonderful time for families and friends to celebrate, embrace the joy of spending time with loved ones andenjoy a strong sense of community. Gift giving is one of the most beautiful traditions of Eid al-Fitr – Samsung is showcasing innovative products across various divisions this festive season, which will bring people together to create new memories with those closest to them. Enjoy premium smartphone experiences with S10 Celebrating a decade since the launch of the first Galaxy S, Samsung has launched a new line of premium smartphones:…

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Enjoy Never Seen Before Synchronized Fireworks at Festival Baythis Eid

Enjoy Never Seen Before Synchronized Fireworks at Festival Baythis Eid

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29thMay 2019:This Eid Al Fitr, shoppers at Dubai Festival City Mallwill be amazed by the first-of-its-kind multi-media and fireworksspectacularshowsfeaturing synchronized fireworks that willlight up the sky choreographed to Arabic style music, colorful fountains, lights and lasers. The Eid Fireworks Spectacular shows will complement the record-breaking visual and sensory extravaganza IMAGINE shows. The two Eid Fireworks Spectacular shows will run on Wednesday, 5thJune and Thursday, 6thJune at 8:00pm and 10:00pm. Whether you are dining with your family at one of the mall’s waterfront restaurants or enjoying the…

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M Hotel Makkah by Millennium hosts the annual Iftar partyofAl Rajhi Bank Employees

M Hotel Makkah by Millennium hosts the annual Iftar partyofAl Rajhi Bank Employees

Makkah, KSA (29 May 2019):M Hotel Makkah by Millennium, a 5-star hotel located at the heart of the holy city of Makkah, proudly hosted the annual Iftar party of Al Rajhi Bank Employees. In the presence of senior management of the hotel and key officials of Al Rajhi Bank, the Iftar was an exquisite experience and reflected the superiority of the culinary services provided by the hotel. Under the sponsorship of the General Manager at M Hotel Makkah by Millennium, the hotel hosted the annual Iftar party for Al Rajhi…

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SENSORY STEERING WHEEL KEEPS YOUR EYES ON THE ROAD

SENSORY STEERING WHEEL KEEPS YOUR EYES ON THE ROAD

The research, in partnership with Glasgow University, has created a ‘sensory steering wheel’, parts of which can be quickly heated and cooled to inform drivers where to turn, when to change lane or to warn of an approaching junction. This could be particularly useful when visibility is reduced through poor weather or the layout of the road. The technology has also been applied to the gear-shift paddles to indicate when hand over from the driver to autonomous control in future self-driving vehicles is complete. Driver distraction is a major contributor…

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Celebrate Eid at The Dubai Mall

Celebrate Eid at The Dubai Mall

Sheibitna, the treasured grandfatherly figure returns to The Dubai Mall this Eid Al Fitr, where you will also find a host of other surprises. From Monday, June 3 to Wednesday, June6, from 5pm to 9pm, Sheibitna will share his tales and givespecial Eid gifts for the little onesin SoukAtrium. There will also be a special photobooth with Sheibitna to capture memories of an enjoyable Eid.     To qualify for the meet and greet, visitorsmustpresentreceipts with a minimum AED300 spend. Members of the family can also immerse themselves in exciting virtual reality…

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Over 200 global luxury event specialists are headed to Georgia for the 3rd Annual PX Show

Over 200 global luxury event specialists are headed to Georgia for the 3rd Annual PX Show

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 May 2019: Global wealth increased by $14 trillion for a combined total of $317 trillion during the 12-month period through mid-2018, according to Credit Suisse’s Global Wealth Report. The total number of adults worldwide with net worth above $50 million, also called ultra-high net worth individuals, rose to 149,890 — an increase of 4 percent, the report said. As the number increases there is also a demand for more immersive, authentic and unique experiences for milestone celebrations. And these experiences are created by extraordinaire planner…

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AWIMA-UAE strengthens women’s empowerment in the region

AWIMA-UAE strengthens women’s empowerment in the region

Dubai-UAE- 29th of May 2019:The Arab Women in Maritime Association (AWIMA) has recently arranged its first gathering in the UAE with the presence of female representatives from both government and private sectors.The event was strategically supported by Women in International Shipping Association “WISTA-ARABIA UAE” and it aimed to raise the awareness about AWIMA-UAE, emphasize the importance of empowering women in the maritime sector and to further enhance their presence in the industry. AWIMA was established on 19th of October 2017 under the patronage of the International Maritime Organization (IMO, The…

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Fatafeat and Lulu Hypermarkets collaborate to launch exclusive collection for Ramadan and Eid

Fatafeat and Lulu Hypermarkets collaborate to launch exclusive collection for Ramadan and Eid

Dubai,UAE; 30 May 2019: Fatafeat, the leading Arabic food network in the Middle East part of Discovery’s network of factual entertainment channels, has launched an exclusive cookware range for Ramadan and Eid, in collaboration with Lulu Hypermarkets. Available in stores across the region, the range comprises of cookware, kitchen tools and dinnerware and is available in two eye-catching designs: Arabic Rounds and Intricate Persians.Pricesrangefrom Dh14to Dh399 for individual pieces and cookware sets. The collection is available across the UAE, and being rolled-out across all 60 Lulu Hypermarkets regionally. Henry Windridge, Head of…

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Jaguar Land Rover Plots Further MENA Expansion FollowingRemarkableSalesGrowth

Jaguar Land Rover Plots Further MENA Expansion FollowingRemarkableSalesGrowth

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 May 2019:Despite all the challengesin the region’s automotive sector, luxury automotive manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover hasreported animpressive increase in annual salesin MENA across its two brands for 2018/2019,compared to 2017/2018 results. Jaguar’s MENA retail sales were up significantly by 46 %, while Land Rover MENA displayed a 13 % year-on-year increase. The positive reports reflect motorists’ continued loyalty and support for the brands in the region. Continuing this momentum for the remainder of 2019 and beyond, Jaguar Land Rover has also revealed that it is…

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The Ultimate Spa Experience with Anjana Spa at Rixos Bab Al Bahr

The Ultimate Spa Experience with Anjana Spa at Rixos Bab Al Bahr

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, 11 June 2019: Take relaxation to a whole new level with bespoke spa offerings including the Balinese and Swedish Couples Massage, Hydration Facial Treatment and the Ottoman Package at Anjana Spa in Rixos Bab Al Bahr. Anjana Spa has so much to offer for couples who can benefit from the sensual, remedial massage treatments designed to reconnect, rejuvenate and renew two souls. Guests will be spoilt for choice to book either the Swedish or Balinese style treatments that specialized techniques sourced from the two…

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UAE government baby registration e-service reaches over 8,000 Emaratifamilies

UAE government baby registration e-service reaches over 8,000 Emaratifamilies

Dubai, UAE – 29May 2019: A UAE governmentnewborn registration e-servicehas to date helped 8,000 families register their children in the UAE. The service, previously available in 35 hospitals across Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, and Umm Al Quwain, will now be extended to all the Emirates. Mabrouk Ma Yak service sendsparents of newborn children a text message asking them to name their child and upload a picture. Families are then offered the Mabrouk Ma Yak congratulatory package, which includes a birth certificate, identification card, and a complimentary set…

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Truebell reveals top five foods for Eid

Truebell reveals top five foods for Eid

UAE-headquartered Truebell, a leading GCC importerof fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) has highlighted plant-based meat replacements, dates, grains, pulses and nuts – key trending food products in UAE stores ahead of Eid Al Fitr – as products of interest as it continues its expansion across the region. In line with Eid food trends, the retail and food services division of the companyis looking to expand its portfolio with a wide variety of new flavours to suit the UAE’s diverse palatesover the next 12 months. Truebell Director Jitendra Gandhi, said: “Amid the…

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Dubai Customs carries out 19 social initiatives in Ramadan

Dubai Customs carries out 19 social initiatives in Ramadan

Dubai – 28 May 2019:Dubai Customs carried out 19 social initiatives during the Holy Month of Ramadan that benefited more than 45,000 people. The initiatives varied to include donations, distribution of iftar meals among motorists and pedestrians, and organizing lectures. As part of Al Furdah Hands initiative, 20,000 meals were handed out to motorists as they stopped at the traffic lights around sunset time. Around 200 volunteers of Ghayath Volunteer Team took part in the initiative along with their children and members of the port Police Station. Dubai Customs also…

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Emerges as one of the top recruiters in the 100-day Emiratisation Accelerator Program

Emerges as one of the top recruiters in the 100-day Emiratisation Accelerator Program

Dubai, 28thMay 2019:UAE Exchange, a renowned financial services brand in the United Arab Emirates, received an appreciation award from the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation for their commitment and contribution to the Emiratisation initiative under the Government Accelerators program. The award was presented by His Excellency Nasser Bin Thani Juma Al Hamli, Minister of Human Resources and Emiratization, and His Excellency Saif Ahmed Al Suwaidi, Undersecretary of Human Resources and Emiratization, on 28 April 2019, at Palazzo Versace Hotel Dubai. UAE Exchange was invited to participate in the ‘Specialised…

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rabian Automobilessupports Al Ihsan Charity Association for 7th consecutive year in promoting safe driving during Ramadan

rabian Automobilessupports Al Ihsan Charity Association for 7th consecutive year in promoting safe driving during Ramadan

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28thMay 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group,the exclusive distributor for Nissan, INFINITI and Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and Northern Emirates, is extending its support to Al Ihsan Charity Association for the seventh consecutive year on the ‘Ramadan Aman’ campaign. Ramadan Aman, meaning a safe Ramadan, aims to promote safe driving during the Holy Month and support the government to reduce accident rates. As part of its support to the campaign, Arabian Automobiles staff volunteer along with the local authorities in distributing…

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Ericsson takes 5G live for developers at Google I/O 2019

Ericsson takes 5G live for developers at Google I/O 2019

Developers from around the world are getting a taste of 5G as Ericsson brings live 5G network coverage to the annual Google I/O event taking place in Mountain View, California, US on May 7-9. Google has selected Ericsson as sole 5G infrastructure provider for this year’s developer conference, I/O 2019. The Swedish telecom vendor is providing Google with live 5G networks on mid- and millimeter wave spectrum bands using commercial 5G products, reflecting worldwide deployments. With its high speed, low latency and greater capacity, the provided 5G connectivity will give…

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