Millennium Hotels and Resorts “TooMooH” initiative continues to empower regional talents to be a driving force in GCC economic development

Millennium Hotels and Resorts “TooMooH” initiative continues to empower regional talents to be a driving force in GCC economic development

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (July 4, 2019) – Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA, one of the fastest growing regional hotel management companies in the Middle East & Africa, proudly introduces the second batch of “TooMooH” Executive Development Programme with 12 new participants joining the programme. Recently launched in KSA, Oman, Kuwait and UAE and aimed to accelerate localization of jobs and promote regional talent and leadership development in the hospitality industry, TooMooH initiativecontinues to attract regional talents and enable them to be a driving force in the region’s economic development.…

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Soar Over Dubai’s Magnificent Landmarks in a Helicopter with FlyHigh Dubai Helicopter Services by Alpha Destination Management

Soar Over Dubai’s Magnificent Landmarks in a Helicopter with FlyHigh Dubai Helicopter Services by Alpha Destination Management

Nothing captures Dubai’s impressive skyline and landmarks like a helicopter ride. Check in at FlyHigh Dubai’s five-star helipad and heli-lounge at Atlantis The Palm and fly over the city’s magnificent attractions for an unforgettable experience with the ‘Heli & Sightseeing’ package. Combine leisure with luxury and landmarks with Dubai City Tour and Abu Dhabi City Tour. Captivating culture, breath-taking sights, exhilarating adventure and the warmth of Arabian hospitality await you as you go around exploring the emirates. Chiara Boccascino, Director FlyHigh Dubai Helicopter Services, said: “FlyHigh Dubai Helicopter Services are…

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The ‘Yas Family Adventure’ Package at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel Ideal Respite for Families

The ‘Yas Family Adventure’ Package at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel Ideal Respite for Families

July 13, 2019 (Abu Dhabi, UAE): Summer vacations should be an escape and there’s none better than the new ‘Yas Family Adventure’ package from Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel, the family-friendly destination resort nestled between the mesmerizing mangrove lagoon and the dynamic Abu Dhabi city. The ‘Yas Family Adventure’ package includes a luxuriantly-appointed two-night stay in an opulent room or suite, and daily buffet breakfast at Ingredients for a family of two adults and up to two children. Fun-seekers can also take advantage of the two-day pass for two…

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Explore the Exceptional Beauty of the UNESCO-listed Lavaux Vineyard

Explore the Exceptional Beauty of the UNESCO-listed Lavaux Vineyard

Lausanne, 11 July 2019: Traverse the authentic beauty in tranquility at the largest contiguous vineyard region in Switzerland featuring stunning views over Lake Geneva, the Alps and the mosaic vines welcoming many travelers seeking vitality and serenity. Now elevated to the status of world heritage site by UNESCO, Lavaux will fascinate visitors with its breathtaking landscape and ravishing vineyard terraces which were carefully cultivated by generations of vine-growers living in the little picturesque villages. Trippers will enjoy the educational trail from Lausanne to Montreaux with the views of the famous…

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Designing the Finance Function of the Future Needs Strong Management to Lead Change

Designing the Finance Function of the Future Needs Strong Management to Lead Change

Global survey reveals half of respondents believe the traditional role of the CFO will no longer exist in the future Dubai, United Arab Emirates,(AETOSWire): Insights on what will shape the future of the finance function are laid out today in a new report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and PwC called Finance: a journey to the future? The report summarises the responses of over 1,100 members and PwC contacts worldwide plus the views of the attendees of a series of roundtable events on six hypotheses about the…

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Best’s Market Segment Report: Bahrain’s Insurance Market’s Shine Fades, but Segment Still Prospering

Best’s Market Segment Report: Bahrain’s Insurance Market’s Shine Fades, but Segment Still Prospering

LONDON– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Bahrain was once considered a centre of excellence for Middle East insurance and reinsurance, but its position as a hub has been overtaken by some of its neighbours, according to a new AM Best report. The Best’s Market Segment Report, titled, “Bahrain’s Insurance Market’s Shine Fades, but Segment Still Prospering,” states Bahrain used to possess the most comprehensive and forward-looking regulatory environment compared with some of the other GCC countries; however, it appears to have stagnated, with limited innovation or change. Meanwhile, Middle East jurisdictions have developed…

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Kittysnip hosts adoption days this July for abandoned and neglected cats in Dubai

Kittysnip hosts adoption days this July for abandoned and neglected cats in Dubai

Kittysnip, a Dubai-based animal welfare group, has organised a number of pet adoption days to re-home abandoned and vulnerable cats and kittens in the emirate this July. Kittysnip’s adoption days will bring together kittens and cats from various different backgrounds and circumstance such as abandoned, neglected and injured cats. Carol Geldenhuys, Founder of Kittysnip, said: “Apart from aiming to find a happy home for these cats and kittens, we hope the adoption days will help create awareness amongst those who don’t know how many pets desperately need a home.  “Sadly,…

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7 in 10UAE Professionals Want to Start their Own Business, Finds Bayt.com and YouGov

7 in 10UAE Professionals Want to Start their Own Business, Finds Bayt.com and YouGov

Bayt.com: Consumer Goods, IT, Commerce and Hospitalityconsidered to be the most appealing industries for entrepreneurship in the UAE Dubai, UAE, 7July 2019: The Entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa 2019survey, conducted by Bayt.com, the Middle East’s leading career site, and market research agency YouGov, has found thatnearly 7 in 10 professionals prefer to be self-employed. Moreover, 73% are currently thinking of starting a business, while only7% never thought of starting their own business. The survey found that, if given the choice, two-thirds (69%) of UAE residents aspire to…

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Shopping, Dining & Entertainment takes centre stage at Khalidiyah Mall

Shopping, Dining & Entertainment takes centre stage at Khalidiyah Mall

Promotions give mall visitors a chance to become a Mall Millionaire Abu Dhabi, UAE:  Khalidiyah Mall has enhanced the summer mall activities for residents and visitors by helping them escape the heat with attractive shopping deals, restaurant promotions and a chance to become a ‘Mall Millionaire’ as part of the RAD summer edition campaign until the 3rd of August. Known for its exclusive promotions and activities, shoppers venturing into Khalidiyah Mall for retail therapy also have a chance to win AED 50,000 every week and the grand prize of AED…

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The 5G era begins: Huawei launches the King of 5G smartphones HUAWEI Mate 20 X (5G)

The 5G era begins: Huawei launches the King of 5G smartphones HUAWEI Mate 20 X (5G)

July 7th, 2019 – Dubai, UAE: The 5G era has finally reached consumers, as Huawei has officially launchedits first 5Gcommercial smartphone – the HUAWEI Mate 20 X (5G). Equipped with Huawei’s powerful 5G multi-mode terminal chips, the 7nm Balong 5000 and the Kirin 980,the ground-breaking device boasts excellent 5G connectivity while retaining the ability todownshift to 4G, 3G and 2G as well as other network systems such as SA (Standalone, 5G independent network) and NSA (Non Standalone, 5G non-independent networking) making it an unparalleled 5G smartphone. World’s first 5G smartphone…

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Tie the knot at Copthorne Kuwait City

Tie the knot at Copthorne Kuwait City

Kuwait City, Kuwait (July 7, 2019)–As many couples plan their wedding night during summer, Copthorne Kuwait City Hotel paves the road to its valuable guests to enter the golden cage with a valuable wedding package. With its opulent ballrooms, outstanding catering and authentic Arabian hospitality, the stylish property offers an idyllic setting for distinguished families to celebrate their special day. Copthorne Kuwait Cityis home to three grand ballrooms that can host up to 400 guests, and features like refreshments, catering options and audiovisual equipment can be included with your event’s…

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THE NEW CONTINENTAL GT CONVERTIBLE NUMBER 1 EDITION BY MULLINER

THE NEW CONTINENTAL GT CONVERTIBLE NUMBER 1 EDITION BY MULLINER

 (Middle East, 02July2019)Bentley has created a unique, Limited Edition model that pays homage to the legendary No. 1 Bentley Blower of 1929. The Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition by Mulliner is a modern interpretation of a truly iconic racing car, and features 18 carat gold plated fender badging and a remarkable piece of history, cast from a piston from the original No.1, set within the innovative Bentley Rotating Display. Based on the Bentley Continental GT Convertible, the world’s definitive open-top Grand Tourer, the Number 1 Edition is restricted to…

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Dubai hosts 5th WCO GLOBAL AEO CONFERENCE in March 2020

Dubai hosts 5th WCO GLOBAL AEO CONFERENCE in March 2020

Dubai – 02 July 2019: During their participation in the WCO Council 133rd/134th Sessions in Brussels, BelgiumDubai Customs announced the hosting of the 5th WCO GLOBAL AEO CONFERENCE from 10-12 March 2019, which will be held in cooperation with the World Customs Organization. The Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) program is a partnership between Trade community and Customs, in which actors in the global supply chain can apply for AEO status to receive trade facilitation benefits and, at the same time, verify and increase their level of compliance and security. Director General of…

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Shop and become a “Mall Millionaire”

Shop and become a “Mall Millionaire”

Line Investments and Property LLC announced the first winner of the weekly draw of the ‘Mall Millionaire’ campaign that offers shoppers AED 1.5 million worth of prizes with weekly draws of AED 50,000/- and a mega prize of 1 million at the end of the summer sales with other instant prizes. The draw took place at Mushrif Mall in the presence of DED and Line Investments & Property officials. The first winner of AED 50,000/- is Indian National, Mithilag Abdul Majeed, a doctor based in Abu Dhabi. According to Mr.…

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Aldar Academiescelebrates a fourth consecutive year of rising International Baccalaureate results

Aldar Academiescelebrates a fourth consecutive year of rising International Baccalaureate results

Abu Dhabi, UAE, July 06, 2019: Aldar Academies, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain’s leading private education provider, is celebrating a fourth year of rising International Baccalaureate Diploma results at Al Bateen Academy as students surpassed the qualification’s global average results and the school’s 2018 diploma scores. Al Bateen Academy reported an average point score of 32.4–exceeding the global figure of 29.7, and a 92 percent pass rate, which is well beyond the 79 percent global average. The 2019 results also see a rise over the school’s 2018 average point score…

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Beautiful Beddings from 2XL Furniture & Home Décor

Beautiful Beddings from 2XL Furniture & Home Décor

Set the Stage for Sweet Dreams The right beddings are essential for a blissful sleep. From crisp pure cotton sheets to luxe throws, soft and smoothduvet covers and gorgeousquilts, 2XL Furniture & Home Décor offers a wide range of bedding lines in an array of colours.Expertly crafted by the world’s finest artisans, they feel so good, you wouldn’t want to leave the bed. Amit Yadav, Head of Marketing, 2XLFurniture & Home Décor, said, “A cozy bed is all one needs for a good night’s sleep. At 2XL Furniture & Home…

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Emirates Foundation Takatof Volunteers Represent the UAE at the 2019 Expo in Beijing

Emirates Foundation Takatof Volunteers Represent the UAE at the 2019 Expo in Beijing

ABU DHABI, July 3, 2019 –Emirates Foundation’s Takatof volunteering program in partnership with the National Media Council has provided Emirati Youth the opportunity to work on and represent the UAE at the UAE pavilion at the Expo 2019 for horticulture in Beijing. Over a period 6 months period starting from May – October, UAE volunteers will travel in groups and spend four weeks in support of the UAE pavilion at the 2019 Expo in Beijing. Amongst the first to travel were Seif Al Hashmi (25), Amer Al Badi, (20) and…

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Cool off this summer with fun water-themed kids activities at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island in Ras Al Khaimah

Cool off this summer with fun water-themed kids activities at DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island in Ras Al Khaimah

Dubai, 3 July 2019: Get ready for the ultimate summer family holiday with DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island in Ras Al Khaimah, which is gearing up for the school holidays with a refreshed experience for kids, featuring an inflatable water trampoline, a new inflatable football pitch and a bouncy castle. Enjoy a thrilling day at the beach as you bounce and slide around on the floats and indulge in some family time. Challenge your family to water sliding games in the pristine waters of the Arabian Gulf…

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Rediscover Hospitality at Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq Hotels

RediscoverHospitality at Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq Hotels

Al Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (July3, 2019) – If you are planning an Umrah trip any time soon, now is the right time. As many travelers and Umrah performers may not find it appropriate to visit Makkah and Madinah during Ramadan or Hajj season due to the high footfall, Millennium Taiba and Al Aqeeq Hotels Madinah offer their guests the ultimate opportunity to experience Madinah and the true essence of spirituality far from hustle and bustle of crowded cities. Conveniently located at the heart of Madinah and 250m away…

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Acting Chief Executive of ADX attends WIBC CAPITAL MARKETS SUMMIT ASIAand meets CEO of SGX

Acting Chief Executive of ADX attends WIBC CAPITAL MARKETS SUMMIT ASIAand meets CEO of SGX

Abu Dhabi, 03rd July 2019: Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), the region’s leading financial market, represented by Acting Chief Executive H.E. Khalifa Salem Al Mansouri, participated in the 7th edition of the World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) Capital Markets Summit Asia that took place on 1 and 2 July 2019 in Singapore. Under the theme ‘Strengthening Investment Outlook Through Robust Capital Markets’ the GCC-ASEAN investment forum was attended by more than 250 professionals. The forum connectedinvestors with senior executives from listed companies operating in the Asian region, giving them unparalleled…

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