Dubai Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department organized a Ramadan Majlis in Hatta entitled “Year of Tolerance”

Dubai Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department organized a Ramadan Majlis in Hatta entitled “Year of Tolerance”

Dubai Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department organized a Ramadan Majlis in Hatta entitled “Year of Tolerance” in the presence of Mr. Ahmed Darwish Al Muhairi, Executive Director of the Charity Work Sector at IACAD, General Coordinator of Ramadan Dubai, and Jasim Al Khazraji Director of Islamic Institutions Department, Chairman of the Content Committee of Ramadan Dubai, Khamis bin Dhaen, Director of the Center for Islamic Affairs in Hatta and a number of people and dignitaries in Hatta city. At the beginning of the session, Al Muhairi stressed the importance…

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du’sMawaed Al Rahman Ramadan Initiative Celebrates 12 Years of Promoting Tolerance Values Throughout the UAE

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Dubai, UAE, 28May, 2019: The running ofdu’s, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), annual Mawead Al Rahman initiativeheld extra significancethis Ramadan as the company celebrates and promotescohesion and compassion throughout the UAE’s communities during the Year of Tolerance. Over the last five years, du has donated more than 55,000 boxes of essential food ingredients to those in need across the UAE. In doing so, the telco’s Mawaed Al Rahman initiative has positively impacted communities across the UAE as well as engaging thousands of volunteers to donate their time for the…

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These are the four reasons why we love the new HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019

These are the four reasons why we love the new HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 28 May 2019:Huawei launched today the latest edition of the Y series, the HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019. This phone has some of the most amazing features ever: An ultra-view display and auto pop-up selfie camera plus otherpremium features usually found in flagship devices. The phone is trendy and powerful. Let us dive right into four features that we love on the HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019. Truly bezel-less design and massive screen HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019 features the most unique form of bezel-less design, HUAWEIUltra Fullview…

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10,400 worshippers prayed with SheikhMeshary Al-Affasiat the Grand Rashidiya Mosque on the night of 21st day of Ramadan

10,400 worshippers prayed with SheikhMeshary Al-Affasiat the Grand Rashidiya Mosque on the night of 21st day of Ramadan

27 May 2019, Dubai, UAE: 10,400 worshippers performed their prayers with Sheikh Mishari bin Rashid Al-Affasi, Imam of the Grand Mosque in Kuwait, including 5,000 worshippersat the Grand Rashidiya Mosque on the night of 21st day of Ramadan and 5,400 worshippers at the Sheikha Hind bint Jumaa Al Maktoum Mosque in Zabeel on the night of 22nd day Ramadan. Dr. Omar Mohammed Al-Khatib, Executive Director at the Dubai Islamic and Charitable Activities Department, said that the worshippers Intensifytheir efforts in the last ten days of the holy month because of…

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Finance professionals in the Middle East must be aware of cyber security risks, as this continues to increase in the region

Finance professionals in the Middle East must be aware of cyber security risks, as this continues to increase in the region

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 June 2019 (AETOSWire) — Not a day goes by without a breaking news story about data breaches or personal data theft from large organisations. Cyber-crime is one of the biggest risks to businesses to date and globally its estimated costs will reach $6trillion by 2021. ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has teamed up with Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, Macquarie University and Optus to launch the report Cyber and the CFO. The global survey, which features views from almost 1600 ACCA and CA…

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Sultan Bin Sulayem launches Dubai Customs’ Smart Vessel BerthingSystem to facilitate trade at Dubai Creek

Sultan Bin Sulayem launches Dubai Customs’ Smart Vessel BerthingSystem to facilitate trade at Dubai Creek

Dubai, UAE, 27May 2019: Dubai Customs launched a new disruptive berthing service for the vessels using the Dubai Creek (Khor Dubai) in the presence of His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment,Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation and Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs. The new system: (Smart Vessel Berthing System) will help vessels load and unload their goods with the help of an advanced AI based service. It was built in-house by…

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Chinese Business Council hosts its annual charity Iftar for labourers in association with Emirates Red Crescent

Chinese Business Council hosts its annual charity Iftar for labourers in association with Emirates Red Crescent

Dubai, UAE (May 27, 2019) – The Chinese Business Council in the UAE, in association with the Emirates Red Crescent, hosted a charitable Iftar for more than 1,000 workers at the Emirates Red Crescent tent in Dubai International City area. Her Excellency Tan Li, Acting Consul-General of the People’s Republic of China in Dubai; Zhou Guangyao, Secretary General of the Chinese Business Council in the UAE; Mohammad Abdullah Al Haj Al Zarooni, Director of the Emirates Red Crescent – Dubai centre graced the occasion with their presence at the tent. The event…

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D1 MILANO UNVEILS THE EXCLUSIVE KHALEEJI 2019 COLLECTION

D1 MILANO UNVEILS THE EXCLUSIVE KHALEEJI 2019 COLLECTION

May 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Following the success of the Khaleeji 2018 line, D1 Milano is thrilled to announce the second edition of the collection which isset to launch in June 2019. The Khaleeji 2019 line similar to last year will be a limited-edition collection, featuring only 500 pieces, each individually labelled with a special serial number. Just as the earlier version, the Khaleeji 2019 line too takes inspiration from Arabian architecture in the creation of the timepiece, featuring the iconic Mashrabiya on the back casing, meticulously engraved as…

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Mushrif Mall Mega Sale a success

Mushrif Mall Mega Sale a success

Mushrif Mall saw enthusiastic shoppers exploring attractive deals and discounts across selected brands during the ‘Mushrif Mall Mega Sale’ for 24 hours while enjoying live entertainment recently. According to Aravind Ravi Palode, Mall Manager of Mushrif Mall, the24-hour mega sale was a memorable shopping experienceand patrons enjoyed live entertainment, F&B offers and activities for all age groups through the night while shopping from over 200 luxury fashion retailers in the mall. Visitors also had an opportunity to win exciting prizes during the sale.Mushrif Mall, located on Airport Road, Abu Dhabihosts…

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SAS Showcases Regional Impact of Advanced Analytics and Artificial Intelligence at Flagship Event

SAS Showcases Regional Impact of Advanced Analytics and Artificial Intelligence at Flagship Event

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 27th May 2019 – SAS, the leader in business analytics, hosted the SAS Analytics Roadshow 2019 in Riyadh to highlight how advanced analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions are transforming organizations across the region in the digital era. IT and business decision makers gained greater insight into how data-driven innovation can be put in action to resolve real problems within organizations. The one-day event, held at the Four Seasons Hotelin Riyadh, was themed around ‘Building a smarter organization with Analytics & AI. Throughout the event,…

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Schneider Electric Announces the Appointment of the New President of Gulf Countries

Schneider Electric Announces the Appointment of the New President of Gulf Countries

Dubai, UAE: 27 May 2019 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced the appointment of Ahmed Khashan as President of Gulf Countries effective 1st May 2019. Khashan has been part of Schneider Electric for over 20 years. During the course of his careerhe held several executive positions across the region, including Vice President of Partner Business forSchneider Electric Egypt & North East Africa and more recentlyVice President of Strategy &Business Development forSchneider Electric Middle East & Africa. Caspar Herzberg, President Schneider Electric Middle…

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Kittysnip hosts adoption days for abandoned and neglected cats in Dubai

Kittysnip hosts adoption days for abandoned and neglected cats in Dubai

Looking for a new feline friend to add to your household? Come along and meet a number of spayed, neutered and fully vaccinated cats at Kittysnip’s adoption days. The Dubai-based animal welfare group will host the adoption days every Friday and Saturdays, throughout June to rehome abandoned or neglected cats and kittens that are in desperate need of a new family. 11am to 5pm on Friday and Saturdays, May 31, June 1,14,15,21,22,28 and 29 at Dubai Garden Centre (Sheikh Zayed Road Exit 40), Al Quoz.

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Dawex Raises €5 Million to Accelerate the Development of the Data Economy

Dawex Raises €5 Million to Accelerate the Development of the Data Economy

United Arab Emirates-  May 2019 – Dawex,a leading data exchange technology company and the operator of the largest data marketplace, today announced a new round of funding of €5 million with Amadeus (AMS.MC), Itochu Corporation (ITOCY), Bouygues Construction (BOUY.PA)and a French web entrepreneurentering Dawex’s capital, also joined by the historical investor Caisse des Dépôts (via its Banque des Territoires). Total funds raised from inception tops €12 million, including the recent €2.5M grant from Horizon 2020, the biggest European Union Research & Innovation program. Dawex co-founders Fabrice Tocco and Laurent Lafaye…

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Save Bigwith Al Futtaim’s Second Mega Souk at Dubai Festival City Mall

Save Bigwith Al Futtaim’s Second Mega Souk at Dubai Festival City Mall

From 28th May – 1st June, shoppers will have the chance to get glammed up for Eid and splurge onover50 brands with mega savings Dubai, UAE, 27th May 2019:Bargain hunters, get ready for a five day treat! After a successful first run,Dubai Festival City Mallwill be hosting Al-Futtaim Retail’s Mega Souk for the second timefrom Tuesday 28thMay to Saturday 1st June. Promisingshoppersgreat deals and savings, across leading fashion, sports,kids, accessories brands and for the first time – home and electronics brands. Shoppers can get their favorite Eid looks at discounted…

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Exclusive Ramadan offer for SMEs at Ibn Battuta Gate offices

Exclusive Ramadan offer for SMEs at Ibn Battuta Gate offices

Luxury residential and hospitality property developer Seven Tidesis offering a special Ramadan promotional rate for new tenants at The Offices at Ibn Battuta Gate. Valid throughout the Holy Month, potential tenants can secure a 12-month leasingagreement in a range of flexible open plan, fitted and ready-to-move-in office spaces at a reduced rate of AED 90 per square foot for offices under 2,000 sqft.  “For businesses, especially SMEs, positive cash flow is critical and as a result they are always looking for the best possible deals on office space, but we…

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Toyota Yaris WRC races to victory in first-ever Rally Chile

Toyota Yaris WRC races to victory in first-ever Rally Chile

Dubai, UAE, May 27, 2019:GAZOO Racing (GR) World Rally Team and driver Ott Tänak clinched their second victories of the season recently at the inaugural Rally Chile in Talcahuano during the sixth round of the 2019 FIA’s World Rally Championship (WRC). Tänak completed an outstanding performance in the No. 8 Toyota Yaris WRC to secure the fastest time on the rally-ending Power Stage during the demanding four-day event, gaining extra points to climb up to second place in the drivers’ championship. Tänak finished 1.3 seconds faster than anyone else in…

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Give dad a winning smile this Father’s Day!

Give dad a winning smile this Father’s Day!

With Father’s Day around the corner, what better gift to give dad than the gift of a brighter smile. Smiling is an important and enjoyable part of life, so if you’re thinking of a Father’s Day gift, think about his brighter smile. An appointment with one of The Smile Bar’s highly trained smile attendants will detail exactly what he needs. It is the go-to place for pain-free, quick teeth whitening. A trip to The Smile Bar for a relaxing and painless session will be the perfect gift to show him…

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Get ready for some extreme fun with Cartooners by Cartoon Network MENA

Get ready for some extreme fun with Cartooners by Cartoon Network MENA

Dubai, 27 May 2019: Kids, brace yourselves fora brand new 30-episode show called Cartoonerson Cartoon Network MENA, filled with activities, pranks and challenges, to tickle your funny bone. Unleash your fun and adventurous side and tune into the Cartoon Network MENA YouTube channel every Thursday, from May 2nd until November21st, 2019. The Arabic language show brings the best of real fun and entertainmentfor children between 6 and 12 years, including Do-It-Yourself (DIY), magic tricks, pranks, challenges and loads of ‘How-To’ videosrelated to The Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, The Amazing World…

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OMEGA AND CASAMIGOS TEQUILA AND MEZCAL LAUNCH NEW “DEEP BLACK” TIMEPIECE Eighty Limited-Edition Pieces Will Be Available Exclusively in the United States

OMEGA AND CASAMIGOS TEQUILA AND MEZCAL LAUNCH NEW “DEEP BLACK” TIMEPIECE Eighty Limited-Edition Pieces Will Be Available Exclusively in the United States

Raising a shot of Casamigos Tequila to their close and long-standing friendship, the Swiss watchmaker OMEGA and fast growing spirits company Casamigos Tequila and Mezcal, have proudly teamed up to launch a brand-new timepiece for customers in the United States of America. The new Seamaster Planet Ocean “Deep Black” Casamigos is a tribute to the company founded by longtime friends George Clooney, Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman. Both George Clooney and Rande Gerber have special relationships with OMEGA stretching back over many years. While George is one of OMEGA’s most…

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Max & Aegle hosts GCC-wide fitness championship

Max & Aegle hosts GCC-wide fitness championship

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (26thMay 2019): Over 60 male fitness fanatics from across the Gulf region gathered at Dubai’s latest wellness destination, Max & Aegle, took part in an exhilarating two-day team functional fitness challenge, MEMAC (Middle East Max & Aegle Championship). The initiative was the brainchild of Dubai Police Lieutenant and fitness influencer, Bader Al Noori who began a similar initiative last year, largely focused on his work colleagues, and who was subsequently inundated with people from across the Gulf region wanting to participate.  This year’s event saw 20…

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