UAE’s University of Wollongong in Dubai to give students looking for international degrees ‘The Edge’ in the global pursuit for future-ready skills

UAE’s University of Wollongong in Dubai to give students looking for international degrees ‘The Edge’ in the global pursuit for future-ready skills

Launches the Middle East’s first innovative Career Readiness Program involving mentorship from six world-class business experts Added benefits to international students include free COVID-19 vaccinations, option to sponsor family members and preparation to join a global business environment after graduation The Edge combines cutting-edge tools and hands-on mentoring from a team of international experts who use scientific assessment to take students from classroom to boardroom Program available to all newly enrolled first-year students at UOWD at no additional cost The 12-month program requires an investment of only 30 hours and…

Nakheel’s Palm Tower nears completion

برج “ذا بالم تاور” التابع لشركة “نخيل” يشارف على الانتهاء

52-storey landmark mixed-use development reaches new heights at the heart of Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah  The Palm Tower, Nakheel’s new 52-storey landmark development on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah is now almost 95 per cent complete, with all components due to open by October this year. Soaring 240 metres above the world-famous island, the iconic building is in the advanced stages of fit out, with all exterior cladding completed. Located at the heart of the award-winning Palm Jumeirah, The Palm Tower offers sweeping, uninterrupted views of the island, the Arabian Gulf and the…

Nakheel launches environmental awareness campaign  for communities across Dubai

“نخيل” تطلق حملة توعية بيئية في مجتمعاتها السكنية بدبي

Initiative kicks off 12 March with clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle Nakheel is embarking on a new environmental awareness campaign at its master developments across Dubai, starting with community clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle this weekend (Friday, 12 March). Nakheel Community Management has teamed up with Dubai-based neighbourhood social network Hayi and environmental management company Bee’ah for the initiative, which complements Nakheel’s regular waste management programme and forms part of the company’s ongoing calendar of community events. Residents are invited to join…

AUDEMARS PIGUET….RELEASES 180’S FOURTH EPISODE

AUDEMARS PIGUET….RELEASES 180’S FOURTH EPISODE

Swiss Haute Horlogerie manufacturer Audemars Piguet is delighted to announce the fourth episode of its inspiring music series 180. Composed of five episodes, each captured by a different film director, this miniseries retraces the unconventional challenge Audemars Piguet set to selected music artists. Their mission: go beyond their comfort zone and create an original collaborative soundtrack blending different creative universes. Entitled “Gold,” the new episode retraces the lively collaboration of emerging music artists Oklou and Crystal Murray, conveyed through the cinematographic lens of Swiss director and producer Adrien Wagner. Oklou…

The Retreat Palm Dubai’s fun-filled staycation packages Choose your adventure

The Retreat Palm Dubai’s fun-filled staycation packages

Get free tickets to popular Dubai theme parks and attractions when you book a stay   The Retreat Palm Dubai MGallery by Sofitel launches action-packed staycation deals including free access to the emirate’s most popular theme parks and attractions. For as low as AED799/, guests can enjoy a five-star beach staycation for two in a deluxe room inclusive of a healthy breakfast, and lunch or dinner at Vibe Restaurant. The package presents a wide range of options for thrill-seekers, including two complimentary tickets at IMG Worlds of Adventure, Laguna Waterpark,…

E-Tailing to dominate Middle East’s retail industry with the annual online sale

 expected to cross US$50 billion in 2022 Dubai CommerCity is providing an e-commerce ecosystem that can support small businesses, where you will get relevant support needed to do your business online and strategy consulting guidance on e-commerce regulations in the region. Zebra Technologies’ shopper study report shows that 65% prefer shopping with online retailers that also have a brick-and-mortar location and 76% prefer retailers that offer easy returns Online sale in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is now expected to exceed US$50 billion by the end of 2022, up…

Seven Tides continues to support tenants with rent-free periods , as vaccine rollout continues at pace

UAE property developer still supporting tenants in Discovery Gardens & The Residences at Ibn Battuta Gate with further discounts, rent-free periods & other benefits Luxury residential and hospitality property developer Seven Tides has launched attractive new rental rates, with a two-month rent free period, valid until the 31st March 2021, for new tenants at Discovery Gardens and The Residences at Ibn Battuta Gate. “Potential tenants interested in The Residences at Ibn Battuta Gate, for example, can lease a 700 sqft, one-bedroom apartment with balcony, for only AED 59,000 or alternatively…

Microsoft unveils new Employee Experience Platform  — Microsoft Viva — to empower people to thrive at work

Microsoft unveils new Employee Experience Platform

Company reimagines fragmented $300 billion market to bring tools for employee communications, wellbeing, learning and knowledge discovery into the flow of work Microsoft has announced the launch of Microsoft Viva, the first employee experience platform that brings tools for employee engagement, learning, wellbeing and knowledge discovery, directly into the flow of people’s work. Viva is designed to help employees learn, grow, and thrive, with new experiences that integrate with the productivity and collaboration capabilities in Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams. “We have participated in the largest at-scale remote work experiment…

Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers invites you to Trip at VaKaVa

Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers invites you to Trip at VaKaVa

Trip at VaKaVa Launching on the 12th February, Abu Dhabi’s newest brunch takes you on a culinary journey through Latin America This month, pan-Latin concept VaKaVa located at Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers is launching a unique brunch experience unlike any other in the UAE. Come on a tour of Latin America through authentic dishes, the décor and the atmosphere, which have all been designed to take you places. Trip at VaKaVa launches on the 12th February, inviting guests to embark on an enlightening epicurean experience. Drawing on traditional rituals…

Lootah Real Estate Development reveals top 7 drivers of UAE real estate’s recovery in 2021

Lootah Real Estate Development reveals top 7 drivers of UAE

The UAE is projected to see a V-shaped recovery from the impact of COVID-19, gauging from the notable pick up in trade and tourism sectors and the renewed positive sentiments brought about by historic immigration rules and peace deals spearheaded by the country LRED’s Industry Insights Report underlined UAE’s series of historical immigration rules, game-changing regulatory amendments, Expo 2020 developments and higher appetite from Dubai renters to become homeowners will significantly fuel the recovery and growth of the country’s property market The leading global position of the UAE in key…