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Redtag's ‘just My Mood' Sleepwear Collection

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:  This season we are presenting a womenswear collection that features a range of gorgeous and comfortable pajamas, loungewear, robes, bralettes and briefs. Every piece can be effortlessly mixed and matched to suit any mood and allows you to showcase your style. If soft and feminine is your vibe, then your day won't be complete without our bold floral sets or soft pastel pajamas. This collection helps to curb the summer weather and keep you ready for the autumn season!  Our new additions to the pajamas collection are so stylish and beautiful that you won't stop buying at one single pair, and the new sleepwear collection has so much to offer! From soft & smooth pajamas to elegant satin loungewear, you can splurge on a lot of goodies from our latest ......read more

Al Qemzi Keeps Team Abu Dhabi on Course for Quadruple World Title Success

Emirati driver underlines F2 dominance in Portugal to become world champion with third race victory   Abu Dhabi, UAE, 16 September, 2019: Team Abu Dhabi are half way towards their target of landing four major powerboat racing titles this season following Rashed Al Qemzi’s triumph in the UIM F2 World Championship.   Al Qemzi, who clinched his second F2 crown in three years by winning yesterday’s Grand Prix of Portugal in Ribadouro, was part of the four-man crew who secured the World Endurance Championships in Poland two months ago.   Team Abu Dhabi’s reigning UIM F1H2O world champion Shaun Torrente currently leads this year’s series and also tops the UIM XCAT World Championship standings with his title-winning partner from last season, Faleh Al Mansoori.   It means the ......read more

The Trench Coat and Mac Edit

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:  From aristocrats to punks, the trench coat and mac have been adopted by a variety of style tribes over the years, becoming the ultimate wardrobe staples.    This season, Sandro is championing the water-resistant styles with a range of designs and classic colours to suit all.    Find your perfect trench coat or mac with Sandro this FW19. 

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Disruption – a Constant for the Energy Sector in the Coming Decade

BCG held a C-Suite roundtable at the World Energy Congress 2019 exploring what it will take for energy players to win in the coming decade This includes accelerated corporate action, organizational change, and optimization of social & business value as a result of pressures from digital transformation, energy transition and increased volatility   Abu Dhabi, September 16, 2019 : Boston Consulting Group (BCG) has paved the way forward for increased corporate action from energy sector players in the changing business environment of tomorrow following an exclusive, invitation only roundtable discussion held on the sidelines of World Energy Congress 2019, which took place in Abu Dhabi.   “Aligning strategic imperatives to the disruptive forces in energy will be essential for organizations across the ......read more

The UAE – Poland Business Forum Reviews Cooperation Prospects and Bilateral Partnerships

Sharjah, September 16, 2019: The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI) organized today at its headquarters the UAE – Poland Business Forum with the aim of introducing the joint investment opportunities, exploring cooperation prospects and bilateral partnerships in various economic sectors, and paving the way for business communities from both sides to potential discuss investment opportunities. The forum comes on the side’s lines of a visit by a high-ranking Polish delegation headed by HE Katarzyna Matuszak, Director, Project Development Department. The Polish delegation comprised over 12 businessmen and representatives of Polish trade companies. Held in the presence of HE Mohammad Ahmed Amin Al Awadi, SCCI’s Director-General, Abdulaziz Shattaf, Assistant Director-General for Members Services at ......read more

GEMS Education finds a way on how to effectively prepare when your child flees the nest for University abroad

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:   For every parent, the moment their child is accepted onto their dream course at their first choice University is a time of great pride and excitement for the future. What is perhaps not talked about so often, is how UAE parents can prepare themselves as well as their son or daughter for what living abroad in a foreign country will bring, outside of the confines of the campus lecture hall.    Sara Hedger, Head of Safeguarding and Child Protection at GEMS Education shares some insightful tips on how to overcome fear of the unknown in order to effectively prepare for your child’s international departure, and in some cases, what secondary education can’t always prepare you for.    1. A new city, a new playground   What ......read more

Finding the right balance between human touch and technology is the biggest challenge for companies in the Middle East

Senior business leaders converge on Dubai for the second AI Week Middle East Delegates discuss AI adoption initiatives and challenges   Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 September 2019:  IQPC Middle East’s second Artificial Intelligence Week was hosted at the Oberoi Hotel Dubai and organized with the official support of the Department of Health – Abu Dhabi. Inaugurated by H.H. Sheikha Maryam Al Qasimi, Government Relations and Protocol Specialist for Lead Ventures at The Office of Sheikh Sultan bin Abdullah Al Qasimi,  and Sheikh Majid Al Mualla, Divisional Senior Vice President International Affairs at Emirates, the event saw participation from influential and leading organisations including the Prime Minister’s Office, Dubai Healthcare City Authority – Regulation (DCHR), UAE’s ......read more

Nikon ME Launches Film Festival - Cinema Z

The Search for the region’s best Videographers and Filmmakers has begun – Register NOW!   Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:   Nikon Middle East FZE is pleased to announce their very own Film Festival, Cinema Z, inviting all professional filmmakers and videography enthusiasts to participate and win over $20,000 worth of exciting prizes.   There are significant changes taking place in the movie making and video industry globally. Innovative approaches both technical and creative are changing and redefining the craft of film making and content creation.   With the objective of strengthening their relationships with the Videography and Filmmaking Community in the region, the Nikon Film Festival offers an ideal platform for professionals, enthusiasts and students to ......read more

Beauty beyond time OMEGA's fine jewellery collection

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:   OMEGA’s commitment to exquisite design, innovative materials and exceptional quality; extends across everything the world-famous watch brand creates, including of course – its fine jewellery.   Furthermore, everything OMEGA produces shares the same DNA, so harmony is a given. For lovers of our watches, this year’s fine jewellery collection offers many exciting new ways to embrace the complete OMEGA look.   Rings, necklaces, bracelets, cufflinks – even key holders: all beautiful and all unmistakably OMEGA. Floral and feminine  OMEGA’s classic and contemporary watch for women served as inspiration for these delicate jewellery pieces, which embrace the same floral design as that found on the crown of the ......read more

Bake a cake and win cash prize up to Dhs 30,000

The Grand Finale of the ‘UAE’s Best Homemade Cake Contest 2019’ will be staged on October 4 in Dubai  Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:   For many passionate bakers, life is what they bake of it. If you are a talented cake artist and decorator, this is your time to shine, to showcase your skills and wow the world with your creativity at the “UAE’s Best Homemade Cake Contest 2019”! From chocolate cakes to lemon cakes, from tiered cakes to sculpted cakes; make your masterpiece cake and win cash prize up to Dhs 30,000.  The “UAE’s Best Homemade Cake Contest 2019” is open to anyone, who doesn’t own a baking business and is above 15 years of age. Top three winners of the competition will walk away with a cash prize of up to Dhs 30,000. ......read more

Maserati is proud to support Fashion For Relief

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:   At last night’s Fashion For Relief charity event held during London Fashion Week, Maserati added additional style to the evening by chauffeuring VIPs and celebrities – including Luke Evans and Naomie Harris – as they made their way to the red carpet at the iconic British Museum in London. Fashion For Relief was founded by international supermodel Naomi Campbell in 2005, hosting its first charity fashion show to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Since its inception, Fashion For Relief has presented fashion initiatives and projects in New York, London, Cannes, Moscow, Mumbai and Dar es Salaam, raising millions for good causes around the world.  Fashion For Relief returned to London for the fourth time since its ......read more

Introducing Pestle & Mortar

**A less is more philosophy from Irish skincare brand **    Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:  Pestle & Mortar is an Irish skincare brand which has exploded onto the global skincare market in recent months.  The brand founder, Sonia Deasy, entrepreneur and mother-of-five, cites the following as her brand philosophy, her motivations and the inspiration behind her product formulations.    “Fuelled by a desire to simplify multi-step skincare routines and frustrated by the lack of affordable skincare solutions which produced the desired results, I decided to create my own. My immediate family ancestry of six generations of Indian medicine was instrumental in creating shaping my vision for Pestle & Mortar. I fused nature with science to create a range of ......read more

Ministry of Health launches updated Hypertension Guide for 2019

The guide to enhance the efficiency of healthcare providers and reduce mortality rate Prevalence of hypertension in the country records 28.8% according to the National Health Survey 2018 The Ministry updates the guideline every 4 years to comply with international standards 53 non-communicable diseases clinics opened, including clinics for high blood pressure    Dubai, 16 September 2019   The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has launched the updated version of the Hypertension Guideline 2019 to build capacity of healthcare providers and deliver the best preventive and therapeutic services for patients with hypertension.    The Hypertension Guideline 2019, which was updated as per the 2018 ESC/ESH guidelines for the management of arterial Hypertension, aims to increase the ......read more

Focus Softnet Accelerates Global Business Expansion with Tata Communications' IZO™ Cloud Platform

By using the Tata Communications’ cloud hosting platform, Focus Softnet has achieved an agile, flexible, scalable, and cost-effective delivery model for global customers. Focus Softnet has been able to sign on 40+ new customers - 30+ on a shared platform arrangement and 10+ on dedicated virtual servers Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2019: Focus Softnet, the leading software development and enterprise applications provider, today announced that it is partnering with Tata Communications, the leading global digital infrastructure provider to host its cloud-based ERP solutions on the IZO™ Private Cloud platform. Tata Communications' IZO™ Private Cloud platform is enabling Focus Softnet to offer its cloud-based ERP solutions either as a public cloud SaaS solution or as a private cloud option.  "We are proud ......read more

UAE-based investors to develop 5 Economic Zones in Bangladesh

UAE-based investors present 25 investment projects at the Bangladesh Economic Forum   1. Bangladesh requires US$24 billion investment in infrastructure annually, to achieve its Vision 2021, according to Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).    2. Bangladesh needs US$320 billion investment only in infrastructure if it wants to become the world's 30th largest economy by 2030.   3. UAE investors have announced US$10 billion (Dh36.7 billion) worth of investment into Bangladesh   4. More than 25 projects have been discussed at the 2nd Edition of Bangladesh Economic Forum in Dubai   5. Bangladesh is developing 100 economic zones and 28 hi-tech parks foreign investors.   Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:   UAE-based investors have ......read more

Glamorous Gilda for elegant lady'

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:    All the svelte and sensuous good looks that are the characteristic of Eberhard & Co.’s ultra-feminine Gilda line, come through every curve of the unique Gilda 61008.3 timepiece.   Designed for the woman of style, this Gilda, like the rest of its stablemates, can also boast of the highest standards of watchmaking design and craftsmanship. Irresistibly sinuous in look and feel, the new Gilda is inspired by the beauty of nature and its varied forms. Its curvy face encloses is enclosed in a stainless steel case, the bezel set in rubies, diamonds and zephyrs. The hour markers are set off in black against the white gleam of the dial, with the quarter hour marked in elegant Roman numerals.   The Gilda has a quartz movement, protected by sapphire ......read more

A Proud Moment for the UAE as Pogacar Podiums at La Vuelta and Makes History for His Team

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:  History was made for the UAE today, as 20-year-old Tadej Pogacar stepped onto the Vuelta a Espana podium and proudly displayed the country’s flag on his jersey as he celebrated a landmark third place finish at one of the biggest bike races in the world. As he raised his hands in triumph, he became the first rider in UAE colours to ever grace the podium steps in a Grand Tour.    Pogacar’s remarkable performance during the 21-day Tour of Spain will also be remembered for his three spectacular stage wins, along with his winning of the coveted white jersey, which is given to the best young rider in the race.   His achievements marked the first Grand Tour podium for UAE Team Emirates since its inception in 2017 and took the team’s ......read more

Protect your Hair with the New Hair Care Range from Color WOW.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 16, 2019:    Heat and humidity often damage coloured hair along with the added summertime side effects of color fade, split ends and a total loss of moisture and shine. Protecting coloured hair during the warm summer months can be quite the task. Thankfully the solution is simple with the new range from Color WOW and their carefully formulated haircare range, which is a multi award-winning collection targeted to all those facing problems with coloured hair.  The Color WOW range of high-tech formulations and colour lasting ingredients will keep your hair looking effortless. A favorite of many celebrities including A-listers such as the Kardashians and Jennifer Lopez, the formula is highly recommended by all. Here are a few items from the new Color WOW range:  Color ......read more

Emirates Steel to participate in the first Saudi International Iron & Steel Conference

• Emirates Steel is a Rhodium sponsor of the event, held in Riyadh between 16 – 18 September • Steel production capacities in the GCC grew to around17Mt by 2018 and expected to add another 2Mt by the end of 2020.   16 September 2019:  Emirates Steel, the only integrated steel plant in the UAE and a subsidiary of the General Holding Corporation (SENAAT), is participating in the First Saudi International Iron & Steel Conference, of which it is its Rhodium Sponsor. At the conference, held in the King Faisal International Conferences Hall at the Intercontinental Hotel in Riyadh from September 16-18, Emirates Steel will be showcasing its extensive range of products to customers from across the GCC.   The Saudi International Iron and Steel Conference will bring leaders of the iron and steel ......read more

Huge Crowd Turns Out at Arabian Center to celebrate Onam 2019

Close to 7000 individuals gathered at the mall, dressed in traditional attires as sarees and mundu to celebrate the festival Dubai, September 16, 2019:  Celebrating the rituals and traditions of the Kerala harvest festival Onam, Arabian Center was once again lit up with festivities to commemorate the joyous occasion. The mega-event was attended by a huge crowd of Indian Keralite community, with close to 7000 individuals, including the young and old being present at the event for the entire celebration, which lasted for more than seven hours. While the social revelry witnessed a phenomenal crowd of the Indian Keralite community, other Indian expats also joined the festivity. The Indian community in the city was in a festive mood. For an Arabian Center regular, Onam is his favourite celebration at the mall. “Onam is a very ......read more

General Civil Aviation Authority launches 2nd edition of Global Investment in Aviation Summit to be held on 27-29 January 2020

Dubai, September 15 2019: The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) announced the launch of the second edition of Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GIAS) under the theme ‘Enabling global aviation growth through fundraising and key partnership’ today.  The upcoming summit at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, on 27- 29 January 2020 aims at exchanging expertise and knowledge between officials and aviation industry experts and forging partnerships that support the aviation investment sector globally. The organising committee of GIAS 2020 announced the details of the upcoming GIAS 2020 in the presence of His Excellency Saif Mohamed Al Suwaidi, Director-General of the GCAA, and Nadia Al Maazmi GIAS Platform Director, at a heavily attended press conference held at Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa on Sunday. Reiterating ......read more

Le Meridien Dubai Village Terrace presents a Bavarian Wonderland!

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:  Renowned for serving distinctive cuisines in the heart of Dubai, Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre is bringing back its much-awaited al fresco feast with a special surprise. The latest iteration of Le Méridien Dubai Village Terrace is getting a Bavarian makeover and is hosting its first-ever Oktoberfest, starting from September 26 to October 2, 2019!  The week-long celebration is a nod to the annual Bavarian folk festival and Le Méridien Dubai Village Terrace is all set to recreate the excitement of the world's largest Volksfest. Think merriment and themed food stations, a dedicated team of chefs will transform the piazza-style area into a lively buffet-style fiesta with a wide selection of quintessential German dishes and unique brews. During ......read more

CORUM announces Hu Bing as its new Global Brand Ambassador

Persistent Devotion Honed by Time  September 15, 2019 - Dubai, UAE CORUM officially announces Hu Bing, the renowned Chinese actor and model, as its new Global Brand Ambassador. Over the years, Hu Bing has not only been popular in Chinese films and TV, but also been enjoying a high-profile status on international fashion stage with exquisite appearance and a tall figure. His elegant and imperturbable style, persistent and devoted attitude have perfectly embodied ‘Craft Your Dreams’ of CORUM’s philosophy.  This is the twenty-seventh year of Hu Bing’s career. He has never looked back after he got success and fame with his matured or vigorous characters in TV serials like ‘True Confession’ and ‘Pink Girl’ in his early years of the career. However, with his sole intention of ......read more

Red Hat Announces Enterprise Linux 8 for SAP Solutions

Dubai, UAE 15 September 2019:  Red Hat has announced the availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8 for SAP Solutions to empower SAP HANA workloads for enterprises in the region. Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8 for SAP Solutions is an intelligent OS designed to provide a solid foundation that spans the hybrid cloud and one that fuels mission-critical workloads. Building on the successful launch of RHEL 8, SAP production will support RHEL 8 for SAP Solutions for running SAP HANA 2.0 (SPS 04 or later) on the Intel x86 (64-bit) platform. In addition, validation on the IBM Power9 platform is underway. Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8 for SAP Solutions is an intelligent OS designed to provide a solid foundation that spans the hybrid cloud and one that fuels mission-critical workloads. Building on the successful launch of ......read more

Educational Events of Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:   In collaboration with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) organised two educational events at the University of Dubai and Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, for students to learn more about the JEM Camera Robot (Int-Ball) and how it works. The Int-Ball helps astronauts aboard ISS record their scientific experiments. The two events were attended by Fumiaki Tanigaki, Associate Senior Engineer and the Human Spaceflight Technology Directorate and Shuhei Sheigeto, Researcher from JAXA, Research and Development Directorate in Research Unit 1, who spoke about the robot and explained to students how Int-Ball works in space. From MBRSC side, the events were addressed by Saud Karmustaji, Director of Strategic Communication, who ......read more

Dubai FDI delegation promotes Dubai in Denver

Partnerships in Research and education to focus on food security and sustainability Strategic meetings to boost aviation through “Emirates Airlines”   15 September 2019 - Dubai, UAE   Dubai FDI, the investment development agency of Dubai Economy, held a seminar to promote the Dubai Advantage and showcase the investment opportunities and facilities provided in Dubai to US investors, the seminar was followed by a series of strategic meetings with key companies in Denver, Colorado, the second leg of its weeklong journey in the United States which started on September 7, 2019 from Houston. The mission comes in line with Dubai Government’s Global Investment Mission Program, following the steady growth of FDI inflows from the US to Dubai.      The Global Investment ......read more

Saxophone night with a view!

Level 43 to serenade guests with a weekly Saxophone Night   Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:  Offering unmatched 360-degree views of Dubai's iconic skyline, Level 43 Sky Lounge is among the popular nightlife spots of the city. The outdoor views at this sky lounge are truly mesmerising post sun-down, and Level 43 is all set to get even more exciting with a special Saxophone Night on September 25th! Every Wednesday, guests at this popular nightlife hub will be serenaded with lilting tunes of the Saxophone followed by DJ Sveta’s groovy tunes. A gifted Saxophonist, Manuel Kev’s expertise extends across Jazz, Classical and Latin music. Passionate about fusing house music with other genres, Manuel’s symphonies are soulful and peppy! Joining Level 43’s musical line-up is DJ ......read more

Turkish Airlines' load factor is 84.8 percent in August.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:  Turkish Airlines announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for August. The flag carrier recorded 84.8 percent load factor in this month despite the global shrinkage of demand in the aviation sector. Offering connections to more countries than any other airline from a single hub, global carrier’s international-to-international transfer passenger numbers increased in record numbers with a 9.4 percent increase compared to the same month of the last year.   Continuing towards its goal of becoming one of the top five air cargo brands in the world with its Turkish Cargo brand, flag carrier increased its cargo / mail volume by 11.5 percent compared to the same month of the last year. National flag carrier maintains its two digit growth numbers at air cargo ......read more

Nominate your Nipper to be the face of The Studio Dubai!

** Dubai’s premier photography studio are on the hunt for a fresh new face – why not enter your little one today! **  Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:  Is your little nipper aged between 1 and 6 years old? If so, they stand a chance of being chosen as the brand-new face of The Studio, Dubai’s top photography studio located in The Courtyard, Al Quoz, Dubai. Along with being the brand’s very own little mascot, a whole host of other cool prizes are up for grabs too! So if your child loves the camera and you would like to be in with a chance of winning, all you need to do is submit a picture that you think captures them perfectly, along with completing a simple questionnaire. It couldn’t be easier! All you then need to do is keep you and your little nipper’s fingers ......read more

October Specials at Le Meridien al Aqah

September 15, 2019 - Dubai, UAE With summer almost nearing its end (fingers crossed!), Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, a pioneer in sustainable hospitality, is all set to roll out exciting stay offers and enticing food and beverage deals to mesmerize its guests. October marks the beginning of warm days and breezy evenings and Fujairah’s family-friendly resort is combining the breath-taking beauty of UAE’s East coast with exquisite F&B offerings with a renewed zeal! Celebrating International Coffee Day, on Tuesday, 1st October 2019, the resort will host activities over a span of 3 days. The celebrations will kick start with exciting competitions for the hotel’s associates and the following days will welcome coffee aficionados and guests to a series of unique competitions. Participants will paint their ......read more

As Official Timekeeper of the 2020 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, Tissot starts the countdown to the beginning of the competition

Dubai - UAE, 15 September 2019: Today, at Zurich Airport, Tissot officially began counting down the days to the opening of the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, which will be held in Zurich and Lausanne in 2020.  Today, François Thiébaud, President of Tissot SA, revealed the 241-day countdown until the opening game of the Ice Hockey World Championship on 8 May 2020. Matthias Sempach, a friend of the watchmaking brand and “King Schwinger”, was also present for the announcement. Tissot, which for 20 years has been the Official Timekeeper of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), is very proud to be part of this not-to-be-missed international ice hockey event. This sports event will take place from 8 May to 24 May 2020 on the ice rinks of Lausanne and Zurich, where more than 16 teams will ......read more

A touch of elegance with Al Asel

Paying tribute to the legacy of Arabic perfumery, Al Asel is the newest scent launch from renowned fragrance house Ghawali. Creating this collection was a unique process.  September 15, 2019:  Al Asel means from the roots and is a uniquely artisanal fine blend that brings a new addition to Ghawali’s signature scents. This highly captivating aroma exposes a new and unexplored dimension to the traditionally coveted leather notes, by adding a warm depth amongst the smoky woods of the Agar. With touches of almonds and saffron, Al Asel evolved into a gourmand facet fragrance. From spiced oud perfumes to dokhouns and intense oils in rich browns, accented with golden details, this captivating blend is ideal for all special occasions.  The many layers of Al Asel leave a warm and woody trail on the skin, starting with ......read more

Sharjah Chamber Explores Means of Enhancing Investment Cooperation with Tajikistan Chamber

September 15, 2019 - Dubai, UAE The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI) discussed with a high-level delegation from the Republic of Tajikistan, prospects for joint cooperation and increased trade exchange, and the opportunities for economic partnerships with the business communities in Sharjah and Tajikistan in a number of important sectors on both sides. This came during the meeting hosted by the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI) recently, in the presence of HE Waleed Abdul Rahman Bu Khatir, SCCI’s Second Vice Chairman, HE Dzumakhonzoda Dzamshed Dzurakhon, Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tajikistan, along with HE  Mohammad Ahmed Amin Al Awadi, SCCI’s Director-General, and HE Bahodur Sharifi Mahmudzoda, the Ambassador of Tajikistan to the United Arab ......read more

AVEVA Builds on Continued Success to Deliver End-to-End Digital Transformation Capability

New software leader paves the way for industries to realize Digital Transformation with offerings enabling value capture across Engineering, Operations and Maintenance by empowering the Workforce Dubai, UAE, 15th September 2019 – 18 months on from completing its combination  with Schneider Electric’s industrial software business AVEVA is positioned as the first company in the engineering and industrial software market to comprehensively address the end-to-end digital transformation imperatives with an integrated portfolio of solutions that deliver efficiency, unlock value and empower people across the lifecycle of capital assets and operational value chains. AVEVA’s integrated portfolio capability harnesses the power of technologies such as artificial intelligence, extended reality (XR), digital twin and ......read more

Compact, yet spacious, Kia Pegas sedan to be sold in the UAE for the first time

- New B-segment sedan to enter the UAE with efficient 1.4-liter gasoline MPI engine and an automatic transmissions - Modern design with big personality and compact dimensions - Ideal for young families, with spacious, ergonomic cabin and 475-liter trunk   Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:   Spacious, economical and highly practical, the new Kia Pegas compact sedan goes on-sale this month in the UAE. Entirely new to the region, the Kia Pegas is a smart option for young families in urban areas. It features a big personality, compact dimensions, and generous storage and cabin space.   The Kia Pegas boasts a stylish exterior design and a spacious interior, as well as an array of convenience features and technologies to please B-segment sedan customers. Built by Kia, the car was ......read more

Nursery to go paperless for a week as a mark of respect to the burning Amazon

In light of the Amazon Rainforest tragedy, children at British Orchard Nursery learn important lessons on going green  Tree hugging sessions in Dubai parks help create a strong bond with Mother Nature; children plant vegetable seeds in the nursery premises September 15th, 2019; Dubai, UAE:  In order to create awareness on the ongoing dangers to our ecosystem and to make the children more environmentally conscious, British Orchard Nursery is going paperless for a week across its branches in the UAE. The nursery is gradually teaching practical steps to youngsters in ways to reduce carbon footprint. To further nurture a strong relationship and build love for Mother Earth, children were taken to parks in Dubai for ‘tree-hugging’ sessions, and later planted vegetable seeds in the nursery premises. Children ......read more

Eolisair to exhibit at The Hotel Show as part of Design and Hospitality Week

Dubai World Trade Centre, September 17-19, 2019 United Arab Emirates; September 15th, 2019:  EOLISAIR, the French specialist in indoor air quality, as of now based in Dubai Science Park, will be exhibiting at The Hotel Show as part of Design and Hospitality Week from the 17th to the 19th of September. Raising awareness about indoor air quality, Eolisair will be exhibiting their range of products at Sheikh Saeed Hall 3 B81 at Dubai World Trade Centre. The key product that will be on display includes the Eolis Air Manager, a professional air purifier with an advanced and unique filtering system that consists of 5 different filters, each of which is tested individually by independent laboratories. Eolis Air Manager treats various types of air pollutants including smoke and bad odours, Viruses, Bacteria, Dust, Pollen, Fine ......read more

Sahara Centre rewards winners of its MAKE ROOM FOR ELEGANCE Campaign

 Emirati Sultana bin Haider and Rashid Ali each receive the BMW 8 Series Grand Prize  Ten shoppers won AED 15,000 worth of furniture vouchers from Marina Home Interiors   Sharjah, UAE, 15 September 2019:  Sahara Centre, the leading retail, dining, entertainment, and leisure destination, concluded its MAKE ROOM FOR ELEGANCE campaign that delivered exceptional value to loyal customers and announced the winners of the second draw on 29 August.   Rashid Ali, the lucky winner of the grand prize, was awarded the BMW 8 Series luxury car, while ten lucky shoppers won vouchers  from Marina Home Interiors worth AED 15,000 each. All the winners expressed their pleasure with the rewards they received from Sahara Centre this season.   “We are committed to delivering an exceptional ......read more

UOBD's 2nd academic year welcomes new students and adds majors

Modern and holistic education offered based on proven academic excellence spread over three decades Dubai, UAE, Sep 15, 2019:  Spread across 8,000 square metres in Dubai Investments House and touted as the first university in Dubai Investment Park (DIP), University of Balamand Dubai (UOBD) welcomed new students with a tailored orientation, early September 2019. As part of UOBD’s 2nd academic year orientation, a campus tour and insights into new majors offered at the university for the academic session 2019-20, for the new cohort of students was organized. Riding on University of Balamand (UOB), Lebanon’s, proven academic excellence spread over the past three decades, UOBD aims to provide a modern and holistic educational environment, attracting top students within UAE and abroad. Introducing an enhanced module ......read more

Salam Air launches Four weekly flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat

15 September 2019, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Abu Dhabi Airports has announced the commencement of four weekly flights between Abu Dhabi and Muscat in Oman with Salam Air. The inaugural flight, which is operated by Oman’s first low cost airline, Salam Air, arrived from Muscat to Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) on September 10. The flights will take-off from Muscat International Airport (MCT) at 9:00 am every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, and will arrive at Abu Dhabi International Airport at 10:20 am. The return flights will take-off from Abu Dhabi at 11:05 am, arriving in Muscat at 12:05 pm local time. The new flights allow both citizens and residents to enjoy a short flight to visit Muscat, whether for tourism or business purposes, at affordable rates. Commenting on the new route to Muscat, ......read more

Tag Heuer Launches Limited Edition Green Aquaracer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)

An innovative timepiece that blends fashion with functionality, the new green Aquaracer pays homage to the dominant green in the KSA flag Leading Saudi tastemakers and Key Opinion Leaders feature in new ad campaign to showcase green Aquaracer   15th September 2019:  TAG Heuer has unveiled its limited edition Aquaracer with a striking green bezel, that has been inspired by the dominant color in the flag of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The KSA limited edition timepiece will also feature a steel screw-down case back with a special engraving “KSA LIMITED EDITION” and is numbered out of 200, as only 200 pieces have been created. The special KSA limited edition Aquaracer will be available across Saudi Arabia from 23rd September 2019. Offering a unique double security clasp and unidirectional turning ......read more

Al Qemzi Sets Early Pace in Portugal

Team Abu Dhabi driver in confident mood  as he looks to clinch F2 world title Abu Dhabi, UAE, 15 September, 2019: T eam Abu Dhabi’s Rashed Al Qemzi produced more of the form which has seen him dominate the 2019 UIM F2 World Championship today in the countdown to the Grand Prix of Portugal. The Emirati driver, who is looking to secure his second F2 world title in three years with a third victory of the season in Ribadouro, set the early pace in official practice on the Albufeira da Pala reservoir course. His time of 46.16 was the fastest of the 21 challengers when he retired early from the session, and while Norway’s Tobias Munthe-Kaas produced a late surge to clock a best lap of 46.03, Al Qemzi was in a confident mood as he prepared to chase a fourth successive pole position. He was faster than each of ......read more

GEMS Wellington International School rewards outstanding students at the Scholarship Award Ceremony 2019

 Fifteen students awarded scholarship in the areas of Academia, Arabic Studies, Creative Arts, Innovation and Digital Technology, Philanthropy and Sports     Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:    It was a day of celebration as fifteen outstanding students of GEMS Wellington International School received Scholarships Awards. The scholarships were rewarded for the student’s achievements, consistent hard work and conscientious dedication.   This prestigious group of young leaders were awarded in the glorious presence of Dr. Abdulla Al Karam, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), Mr Iyad Al Moosa, Director of the Director General’s Office and Jodh Dhesi, Vice President British ......read more

Pogacar Wins His Third Stage and Rides Onto the Podium in the General Classificaton at La Vuelta

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 15, 2019:   UAE Team Emirates’ king of the climbs, Tadej Pogacar, blew away the competition in the mountains today to take his third stage win at La Vuelta and in doing so not only secured a place on the podium in Madrid, but claimed the coveted white jersey as the best young rider in the race.     Pogacar went into stage 20 in 5th position in the GC and needed to do something special to move up the rankings. With 38kms to go, as the main contenders rode the penultimate climb of the day, the 20-year-old Slovenian did just that – attacking with such ferocity that none of his rivals could respond. It was a courageous move by the youngest rider in the race, and it paid dividends, as he soloed away to the line in what will go down in the history books as ......read more

MoHAP Organizes in Cooperation with Majid Al Futtaim an Awareness Campaign on the Occasion of World Heart Day 2019

Dubai, 14 September 2019:  The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) is organizing, in cooperation and association with Majid Al Futtaim, the American Heart Association, the Emirati Cardiac Society and Burjeel Hospital, heart-health awareness campaign, which is targeting the women, in particular, and society in general, it aims to raise awareness on the risk factors associated with cardiovascular diseases and the importance of conducting medical checkups on a regular basis. The campaign comes on the sidelines of the World Heart Day which falls on September 29. In this regard, MoHAP is carrying out a series of events at the shopping malls of Majid Al Futtaim in Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah.  The activities of the campaign will be carried out three days every weekend until the end of September. The ......read more

“5G and digital transformation in the Energy Sector will bring immense opportunities for innovation and value creation,” says Etisalat Chief

Leveraging 5G to drive sustainability and enable innovation in the energy sector Abu Dhabi 14 September 2019: 5G and digital transformation in the energy sector will bring plenty of opportunities for value creation and innovation. Collaboration and open innovation among telecom operators, industries and governments will bring joint 5G success, creating new eco-systems and business models, said Khalifa Al Shamsi, Chief Strategy and Governance Officer, Etisalat Group.   Al Shamsi explained the advantages of 5G technology compared to previous wireless generations and shared the various features it brings to industries during his keynote titled ‘Leveraging 5G to Drive Sustainability & Enable innovation in the Energy Sector’ during the 24th World Energy Congress (WEC) held from 9–12 September 2019 at the Abu ......read more

IACAD Issues A Book To Estimate Prayer and Fasting Times for the UAE's International Space Station (ISS) Astronauts

Dubai, 14 September 2019:  Following the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department in Dubai (IACAD), launched a one-of-a-kind book titled: Estimating Prayer and Fasting Times for ISS Astronauts. The announcement of the book comes close on the heels of the launch of the spaceflight scheduled for 25th of September 2019, where the first Emirati astronauts will be on their maiden voyage to the International Space Station (ISS). The book sheds light on the Fourth Industrial Revolution and its impact on religious activities such as prayers and fasting times for the astronauts on the ISS. The ISS revolves around the planet at high static altitudes - an estimated 400km – and at speeds up to 28.000 km ......read more

Admiral AC-One 45 Chronograph Bronze

Dubai, United Arab Emirates -  September 14, 2019:  A stunner in brown and bronze, the Admiral AC-One 45 Chronograph from Corum not only stands out from the rest, but also proudly flies the nautical standard established by the brand in its inimitable style. The bronze casing sets off the burnished brown of the wood dial quite explicitly, while the colours of the sailing pennants that mark the indexes, raise the timepiece out of the ordinary and gives it a 'set for the high seas' look, that can be proudly sported by the sailing man. Powered by the CO-116 automatic movement, this watch is water resistant to 300 metres and the dial is set off by the Dauphine open-worked, rhodium plated hands with superluminova for superb dim light visibility. The exotic look and feel of the timepiece, is complemented by the ......read more

Expo Sharjah gears up for 47th Watch & Jewellery Middle East Show

• The Show to run from Oct. 1 to 5 with amazing deals and valuable prizes to visitors  • Saif Al Midfa: The Show established itself as a leading and reliable platform for launching the latest designs of luxury watches and jewellery    Sharjah, October 14, 2019:  Expo Centre Sharjah has announced preparations to host the 47th edition of Watch & Jewellery Middle East Show, the largest and longest running event of its kind, from October 1-5, with the support of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI).   The 30,000-square-metre exhibition will involve the participation of more than 500 companies & brands from across the world, specializing in the design and manufacture of watches, jewellery, in addition to dozens of UAE companies exhibiting the latest trends of traditional ......read more

GITEX Technology Week and GITEX Future Stars to show how next-gen technologies and human ingenuity will synergise to optimise impact for business and societal good

GITEX Technology Week & GITEX Future Stars 2019 will feature the region’s largest 5G tech applications, new Lifestyle Tech and Future Mobility developments, as well as offering a glimpse into the ways that Artificial Intelligence and Gen Z will shape the future  Dubai, UAE – 14th September 2019:   Globally renowned technology events GITEX Technology Week and GITEX Future Stars are set to wow over 100,000 tech enthusiasts and business leaders with the ways its global participants from 140 countries are harnessing and synergising the mind and technology economy.  GITEX will define the innovative ways that advanced transportation systems, cutting-edge devices and a new generation obsessed with technology will reshape the world.  With Middle East and North Africa IT spending expected to reach ......read more