Celebrate World Croissant Day with Free Artisan Croissants Made with European Butter at Spinneys Umm Suqeim

تقديم كرواسان فرنسي مجاني في سبينس أم سقيم احتفالاً باليوم العالمي للكرواسان

The French Dairy Board and the European Union are offering artisan croissants using the finest dairy butter on Saturday, 28 January, at Spinneys Umm Suqeim Dubai, United Arab Emirates Paying homage to the croissant on its special day and as part of Butter Stories, the campaign developed by the French Dairy Board and the European Union to showcase dairy butter as the key ingredient in croissants. Throughout the day, shoppers will have the chance to taste butter croissants at the Spinneys Umm Suqeim branch on Saturday, 28 January. Marie-Laure Martin,…

Youth gets cure from rare condition after eight years of struggle, thanks UAE medics for diagnosis

Youth gets cure from rare condition after eight years of struggle, thanks UAE medics for diagnosis

Doctors diagnosed the 24-year-old Indian expat with celiac artery compression syndrome, a rare condition that affects two out of 100,000 people in the world Dubai: In the past seven years of her life, Sumi Chacko, now 24 years old, cannot remember a month without being admitted to a hospital. She was in the hospital for a week every month, knocked down by severe abdominal pain and non-stop vomiting. Worsening her pain, the doctors could not diagnose the cause. “Every time I went through this episode, my parents rushed me to the…

Tips to keep your car tyres in good condition

Tips to keep your car tyres in good condition

Tyres are one of the most important components of your car. Without proper maintenance, you can put yourself and your passengers in a grave situation. Keeping your car tyres in good condition is crucial to prioritise safety and increase your tyres’ life expectancy. But you may not be aware of how to keep your car in good condition, as people hardly talk about maintaining car tyres. If you need help, here are five tips to help you keep your tyres in good condition. Maintain optimum pressure Keep a check on the…

IAB MENA Announces changes in Board Leadership

IAB MENA Announces changes in Board Leadership

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — The Interactive Advertising Bureau MENA (IAB MENA) – The trade association exclusively dedicated to the development and promotion of the digital marketing and advertising sector in the region – recently announced a succession in its board leadership.   Rayan Karaky, the current IAB MENA Chair and Google’s representative on the board has resigned his chairmanship due to a new corporate engagement that sees him leave his role at Google. The board appointed Michel Malkoun representing Choueiri Group as the new Chair of Board and elected…

TURN YOUR HOME INTO THE HEALTHIEST COZINESS SPACE THIS WINTER

TURN YOUR HOME INTO THE HEALTHIEST COZINESS SPACE THIS WINTER

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — the New year is known for cold weather and working towards keeping ourselves warm, which drives consumers to prepare their homes with a cozy ambiance, like lighting up some candles with wintery scents, decorating the interior with fuzzy blankets and cushions. While these are all nice additions, chemicals secreted from candles and lint from fuzzy blankets increase air pollution. There are various ways to improve your home’s air quality and keep it completely dust-free while saving energy at the same time. LG Electronics (LG) offers…

RUSSO’S HOSTS AN XL PIZZA PARTY FOR EXTRAORDINARY BIKER PILGRIMS

RUSSO’S HOSTS AN XL PIZZA PARTY FOR EXTRAORDINARY BIKER PILGRIMS

Dubai, United Arab of Emirates — Russo’s proudly organized and hosted a giant pizza party at their restaurant in Springs Souk for members of the ”Cross Route Club” –25 bikers who have just arrived on a layover in Sharjah, as part of their incredible cross-country bike riding mission which will see them covering a total distance of 14000 km to perform Umrah in Makkah. The stopover in the UAE comes after a grueling 2500 km 15 days motorcycle trek, which began in their hometown of Lahore, Pakistan. Clarifying their mission,…

Wassim Al-Khatib Joins Lazard as Chief Executive Officer, Middle East and North Africa Investment Banking

Wassim Al-Khatib Joins Lazard as Chief Executive Officer, Middle East and North Africa Investment Banking

NEW YORK & RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Lazard Ltd (NYSE: LAZ) today announced the appointment of Wassim Al-Khatib as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the firm’s Financial Advisory business in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), and CEO of Lazard Saudi Arabia, subject to regulatory approval. Wassim Al-Khatib will be based in the Riyadh office, which will serve as Lazard’s regional MENA Investment Banking hub. “We are pleased to have Wassim join us as CEO of our MENA Investment Banking business,” said Peter Orszag, Chief Executive Officer of Financial…

Cloudera Recognized as a Leader in 2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Database Management Systems

Cloudera Recognized as a Leader in 2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Database Management Systems

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — Cloudera, the hybrid data company, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner in the Leaders Quadrant in the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems (DBMS)1 based on Cloudera’s flagship offering Cloudera Data Platform (CDP). The evaluation was based on specific criteria that analysed the company’s overall completeness of vision and ability to execute. According to Gartner, “organisations that adopt aggressive metadata analysis across their complete data management environment will decrease time to delivery of new data assets to users by as much…

UTI celebrates 60th anniversary in Dubai, says surging India economy offers MENA investors a long growth runway

UTI celebrates 60th anniversary in Dubai, says surging India economy offers MENA investors a long growth runway

Dubai, United Arab of Emiratis — One of India’s largest and oldest Asset Management companies, UTI Asset Management Co. LTD (UTI-AMC), today said investors from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have a huge opportunity in the surging growth of India with the country’s economy on its way to being a US$5 trillion economy. Celebrating its 60th anniversary in Dubai, the UTI Group, said that regional investors could leverage its time-tested strategy of USD 3X growth, which has been a continuing success for the last 10 years to…