Landmark Group invests over AED1 billion in GCC’s first, fully-automated Mega Distribution Centre in Dubai

Landmark Group invests over AED1 billion in GCC’s first, fully-automated Mega Distribution Centre in Dubai

Dubai, UAE: 27th November 2019: Landmark Group today announced the opening of its fully-automated Mega Distribution Centre (DC) at JAFZA, Dubai – the largest of its kind in the GCC. With distribution being the backbone of retail, the Group invested over AED 1 billion with a firm strategy to further strengthen its supply chain capabilities and build a facility that can serve as a logistics and distribution hub for the region. The Mega DC will also play an integral role in enhancing Dubai’s position as a hub for global logistics…

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Airbnb Experiences Launches “Cooking” to unlock the hidden culinary traditions of every family

Airbnb Experiences Launches “Cooking” to unlock the hidden culinary traditions of every family

Today, we’reunveilingCooking on Airbnb Experiences – a brand new category of bookable experiences that gives people access to recipes and traditions typically reserved for friends and family in local communities around the world. To ensure that no two recipes are the same, each experience has been vetted against guidelines inspired by Slow Food, a grassroots organization whose mission is to prevent the disappearance of local food cultures and traditions. Through this vetting process, we have verified that each host of an Airbnb Experience communicates the unique nature of every dish…

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Celebrate the 48th UAE National Day with the Sharjah Collection by Mysk

Celebrate the 48th UAE National Day with the Sharjah Collection by Mysk

Make your UAE National Day celebrations truly memorable with an array of immersive experiences, in the middle of wilderness, atthe Sharjah Collection by Mysk. Embark on an exquisite journey of relaxation and discovery at the picturesque Kingfisher Lodge, Al Faya Lodge and Al Badayer Oasis and experience the ancient Arabian culture and traditions with glamorous camping reminiscent of a bygone era.It is only here that you wake up to breath-taking views of the beach, mountains and desert from your bed. Shaji Abu Salih, Corporate Director – Business Development, Shaza Hotels,…

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Step into awinter wonderland this festive season at The Pointe, Nakheel Mall and Golden Mile Galleria

Step into awinter wonderland this festive season at The Pointe, Nakheel Mall and Golden Mile Galleria

Dubai,5December2019:This festive season, Palm Jumeirah will be transformed into an enchanting world of wonder, with a glittering array of events, celebrations and activitiesat Nakheel Mall, The Pointe and Golden Mile Galleria until 25 December. The newly-opened Nakheel Mall is staging a Santa’s Grotto with elves – as well as daily visits from the man himself, pop up stations, festive tree photo opportunities, roaming entertainment and live bands. Visitors can reach Nakheel Mall for free using The Palm Monorail throughout the festive season and well into the new year. The Pointe…

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Herman Miller and DIDI announce the winners of the ‘Ergo Chair-Student Designs for Wellbeing’- the region’s first design competition to celebrate traditional workers.

Herman Miller and DIDI announce the winners of the ‘Ergo Chair-Student Designs for Wellbeing’- the region’s first design competition to celebrate traditional workers.

UAE, 5th December, 2019:Herman Miller partnered with the students and faculty of DIDI (Dubai Institute of Design), to bring you ‘Ergo Chair—Student Designs for Wellbeing’, a creative project to rethink and reimagine ergonomic seating with wellbeing in mind. At the end of the 6 week design challenge, the top 5 thoughtfully designed chairs were: a chair for the masses,a chair for children who are learning to walk, a ‘Nurture Chair’, designed for breastfeeding mothers who seek privacy within public spaces, the ‘Fidgeter’s Chair’ designed with an aim to find a…

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Nakheel Mall: last chance win a Maserati among AED1 million worth of prizes

Nakheel Mall: last chance win a Maserati among AED1 million worth of prizes

Dubai, 5December2019:Nakheel Mall’s AED1 million opening promotion has just oneday left to run, with a brand new Maserati among the amazing prizes up for grabs spend AED250 between now and 7 December at the newly-opened mall for the chance to win the car and a host of other prizes. The AED1 million giveaway is among a wide range of entertainment, promotions and activities at Nakheel Mall until 7 December, after which the festive season programme will begin. Nakheel Mall is the new centrepiece of the world-famous Palm Jumeirah, with five…

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Attendance records broken as guests flock to Global Village to celebrate the UAE’s 48th National Day

Attendance records broken as guests flock to Global Village to celebrate the UAE’s 48th National Day

Dubai, UAE, 5December 2019:Global Village, the first family destination for culture, entertainment and shopping in the region, broke attendance records during the National Day holiday. National Day in particular saw the highest daily footfall – 140,000 – shattering all previous Global Village records and contributing to an overall tally of more than 650,000 guests during the six-day period. “Global Village has always been the destination of choice for those celebrating National Day in the UAE”, said Bader Anwahi, Chief Executive Officer of Global Village. “We have become known by UAE…

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Al Wahda Mall thrills shoppers on UAE National Day with a performance by Lebanese Music sensation “Joe Koueik”

Al Wahda Mall thrills shoppers on UAE National Day with a performance by Lebanese Music sensation “Joe Koueik”

Al Wahda Mall visitors enjoyed a musical evening with Lebanese Music sensation Joe Koueik while enjoying a wide range of entertainment and activities for kidsand adults during the long weekend. Mr. Navaneeth Sudhakaran, General Manager, Al Wahda Mall said, “It has been a fun experience having Joe Koueikentertain our guests last night. We wish everyone a wonderful National Day with fun celebrations and thank them for spending the holidays with us at Al Wahda Mall.” Musician Joe Koueik adds, “Al Wahda Mall audience proved to be a fun crowd and…

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WORLD-CLASS ELITE RUNNERS JOIN 2019 ADNOC ABU DHABI MARATHON

WORLD-CLASS ELITE RUNNERS JOIN 2019 ADNOC ABU DHABI MARATHON

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – December04th, 2019: The UAE capital’s premiersporting event, the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon, has revealed the namesof some of theworld’s most talented runners participating in its second edition on Friday, December 6th, 2019. H.E Aref Al Awani, General Secretary of Abu Dhabi Sports Council said: “ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon proved in its inaugural race last year to be the ideal competition field for top runners from all around the world. This year, we have invited even more record holders to the capital to participate in…

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Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Participates in Clean Up the World Initiative

Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Participates in Clean Up the World Initiative

TheMillennium Airport Hotel Dubai participated recently in the ‘Clean Up the World’ Initiative organised by Dubai Municipality. Over 30 volunteers from the hotel took part in the activity held at Al Aweer.The theme this year was ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ under the parent organization ‘Clean Up the World Australia’ supported by UN Environment Programme (UNEP). Mr. Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubaisaid, “Protection of the environment is everyone’s responsibility and we are glad to extend our support to campaigns such as these. ‘Clean Up the World’ is a…

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RTA extends migration of booking through Taxi Dispatch Centre to Hala e-hailing taxi service to Jan 15, 2020

RTA extends migration of booking through Taxi Dispatch Centre to Hala e-hailing taxi service to Jan 15, 2020

Roads and Transport Authority – Majdi Abu Zaid: The Roads & Transport Authority has announced the extension of the date of fully migrating their services from the Booking and Taxi Dispatch Centre to Hala e-hailing platform (a joint venture between The RTA and Careem) to January 15, 2020.The step is taken to avail clients more time to gradually prepare for this migration from the interactive voice response system to the new e-hailing ride using Careem App. The shifting is driven by the improved quality and the massive uptake of Hala…

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 ‘Tis the season to be glamorous

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Need a way to stand out at your holiday party this year? Glambeaute.com, theone-stop online shop hosts ajaw-dropping selection of beauty essentials fora complete festive glam look. No look is ever really complete without a perfect base! WithIts moisturizing formula, this SLA Fluid Foundation  creates a nude skin effect which gives you the perfect finish for a natural radiant complexion. Palladio – I‘m Glowing Primer adds luminosity and boost the radiance of foundation. This unique formula blends seamlessly into the skin for a silky, smooth finish. This Chic Cheek Duo…

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Dubai Investments and Beit Al KhaircreateGuinness World Records for the Most Community Meals delivered in Less than Three Hours

Dubai Investments and Beit Al KhaircreateGuinness World Records for the Most Community Meals delivered in Less than Three Hours

Dubai, UAE, December4th2019: Dubai Investments, the leading diversified investment company and Beit Al Khair, a Dubai based leading charity organization, delivered 9000 community meals in two hours and 52 minutes creating the Guinness World Records for the Most Community Meals delivered. The full-fledged set meal was delivered from a central point located within Dubai Investments Park 2, Dubai. Major General Obaid Muhair bin Sorour, GDRFA Deputy Director-General, and Chairman of the Standing Committee for Labour Affairs in Dubai, supervised the distribution of meals to workers in Dubai Investments Park, in…

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LeadingAsian Third-party Logistics Provider Kerry Logistics Launches Regional Operations In Bahrain to Access GCC Markets

LeadingAsian Third-party Logistics Provider Kerry Logistics Launches Regional Operations In Bahrain to Access GCC Markets

Manama, 4December2019:The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) – the investment promotion agency for the Kingdom of Bahrain – has announced that one of Asia’s largest third-party logistics provider, Kerry Logistics Network, has launched operations in the Kingdom. The Hong Kong-headquartered company, whichmanages 60 million square feet of logistics facilities over 53 countries and territories,investment in Bahrain is part of their regional footprint expansion plans to enhance access to key markets such as the Saudi market – the Gulf’s largest market. As well as access to Saudi Arabia and the opportunity…

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OSN and Kris Fade partner to launch the search for the next Oscars co-host

OSN and Kris Fade partner to launch the search for the next Oscars co-host

Dubai, UAE; 04 December 2019: OSN, the region’s leading entertainment network,is partnering with media personality Kris Fade to launch the search for a female co-host for Kris as he covers the Oscars on the red carpet. The Oscars will be brought to the regionon 10th February, exclusively by OSN. As the official broadcaster of the Academy Awards, OSN has had a presence on the red carpet for the last five years. This year, however, they are taking things to the next level by giving aspiring presenters the chance to join…

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MARKUS ZUSAK JOINS EMIRATES AIRLINE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE LINE-UP FOR 2020 AND SPECTACULAR FESTIVAL FINALE ANNOUNCED

MARKUS ZUSAK JOINS EMIRATES AIRLINE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE LINE-UP FOR 2020 AND SPECTACULAR FESTIVAL FINALE ANNOUNCED

Dubai, UAE 04December, 2019:Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has announced that Markus Zusak, the internationally acclaimed author of The Book Thief, willbe appearing at the 2020 Festival, which takes place at the InterContinental hotel, Dubai Festival City, from 4-9 February.The Festival has also revealed details of its closing event, Festival Finale: Tomorrow, an extravaganza of music, poetry and readings. Markus will be talking about his latest novel, Bridge of Clay, which has received rave reviews throughout the world. A sweeping family saga it charts the fortunes of five brothers who…

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Arabian Automobiles INFINITI pledges the highest-quality certified pre-owned vehicles

Arabian Automobiles INFINITI pledges the highest-quality certified pre-owned vehicles

Dubai, UAE, 4thDecember 2019: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, is placing drivers front and center by encouraging those looking to purchase a certified preowned INFINITI vehicle to do so exclusively through the INFINITI Certified Pre-Owned (ICPO) program. Vehicles covered under the program meet a defined quality standard that grants customers access to a host of benefits that the expert team at INFINITI is trained to ensure each pre-owned car is packaged with,…

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LAURENT A. VOIVENEL, SVP OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT, SWISS-BELHOTEL INTERNATIONAL, SPEAKS ON ‘FUTURE OF SOLAR POWER IN HOTELS’

LAURENT A. VOIVENEL, SVP OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT, SWISS-BELHOTEL INTERNATIONAL, SPEAKS ON ‘FUTURE OF SOLAR POWER IN HOTELS’

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India forSwiss-Belhotel International,made a special presentation on the ‘Future of Solar Power in Hotels’ at The Big 5 Solar conference held in Dubai recently. Laurent believes increasing awareness about solar power can lead to significant benefits for the hotel industry. He stressed, “To take advantage of evolving solar technology greater collaboration is required among various stakeholders of the building design and construction process, such as building owners, developers, architects, building material suppliers, regulatory authorities and…

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Emirati superstar Hamad AlAmeridelivers show-stopping live performance during Global Village’s 48th National Day celebrations

Emirati superstar Hamad AlAmeridelivers show-stopping live performance during Global Village’s 48th National Day celebrations

Dubai, UAE, 4December 2019:BelovedEmirati musician,Hamad Al Amerileads a patriotic string of hits to celebrate the nation’s union fora special 48th National Day performance at Global Village. Hamad Al Ameri’s unforgettable performance draws a massive crowd to the Main Stage as he performsa grand rendition of patriotic songs. Headlining National Day celebrations at the world’s leading multicultural Festival Park, and the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, Hamad Al Ameristands out as a key highlight of festive celebrations and activities—amplifying Global Village’s aim to be the best place…

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Dubai Festival City Mall Visitors In for A Jolly Festive Season Like No Other in Dubai

Dubai Festival City Mall Visitors In for A Jolly Festive Season Like No Other in Dubai

Dubai, UAE, 04 December 2019:The Festive season is all about cherished moments with loved ones and this year Dubai Festival City Mallis set to be the ultimate festive celebratory destination with a host of magnificent activities and experiencesbeing offered from 5th December to 29th December. Throughout the festive period, visitors can watch the magical 20-metertree lighting ceremony daily at 6pm and a special live show running every hour with the ‘Festive City Singers’ singing to your favourite festive songs and carols. Visitors can also head to Santa’s Grotto between 6pm…

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