Dubai, UAE, August 8, 2016: The Most inspiring Fashion event in the United Arab Emirates is launching the 4th season at the Luxury Sofitel Hotel the Palm Dubai on the 8th -10th November, 2016. This year, the only super model with down syndrome, Madeline Stuart from Australia, will be opening the show. Her upcoming documentary will include her trip to Dubai.The three-day event, which was held last November, showcased the Spring/Summer ... ...
WHAT:Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces the unveiling of the Fall ‘16 TommyXGigi collaborative collection, which can now be seen for the first time at tommy.com. The collection was co-designed by Tommy Hilfiger and supermodel Gigi Hadid, and will be available to purchase at tommy.com beginning September 1, 2016, plus at Tommy Hilfiger stores and select wholesale partners globally from September 10.The capsule... ...
About Carolina Herrera. Carolina Herrera (www.carolinaherrera.com) is an international fashion and fragrance house recognized for modern elegance and refinement. Founded in 1981 by Carolina Herrera, the eponymous label collections consist of ready-to-wear clothes and accessories for women, men and children, as well as bridal and fragrances. From its inception in 1988, Carolina Herrera’s eau de perfume embodies the femini... ...
Dubai, UAE, August 15, 2016: This September Wow by Wojooh launches its brand new Double Trouble Extreme Volume and Curl Mascara - with two times the volume and two times the curl, this must-have mascara will become an essential to all beauty lovers!It’s September – time for our biggest launch yet! Our brand new Wow by Wojooh Double Trouble Extreme Volume and Curl Mascara is THE mascara of the year. This mascara is sure to b... ...
Latest multi-purpose vehicle (MPV), show-stopping vehicle combines signature Mercedes-Benz luxury and cutting-edge technology for unparalleled comfort, style and safetyAbu Dhabi, UAE, August 17, 2016: Emirates Motor Company (EMC), the Mercedes-Benz authorised distributor in the emirate of Abu Dhabi and the flagship company of Al Fahim Group, has introduced its newly-designed V-Class series featuring a suite of exciting and comfortable featu... ...
The Galaxy Note7 is backed by advanced S Pen capabilities and the latest KNOX security platformDubai, UAE, August 10, 2016: Samsung continues to drive the smartphone market with the Galaxy Note7 with the regional launch of the device at the Four Seasons Resort, Dubai. With refined craftsmanship, premium materials and a unique symmetrical edge design, the Galaxy Note7 features: A water resistant body and S Pen (IP68)* Top-of-the-line ... ...
“Dylan Blue is the essence of the Versace man today. It’s a fragrance full of character and individuality, an expression of a man’s strength and also his charisma. I love how it takes traditional notes and scents and makes them totally modern, totally fresh for today, and tomorrow.”
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Highly distinctive with a fragrant woody aroma based on the unique ......
For this summer, Bourjois has written a new color story based on ethnic inspirations. Drawn from world cultures and fashion catwalks, this collection is an invitation to travel.
A passport to other beauty horizons!
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Bourjois treats each new colour combination as a new story.
Paris Ethnic Chic was inspired by the rich color palette collected all over the world. The collection reflects a ......
The Ultimate Mix between Tradition & Modernity from Renowned Saudi Designer
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: Ayah Al Bitar is proud to unveil her latest collection ‘The Masbaha’, a concept developed from the designer’s classic shape, The Wisada. Building upon aiding the acts of meditation and prayer, these strings of beads are elegantly made to resemble the provocative bicycle seat shape of Wisada, beautifully and ......
September marks the month of stunning Sapphires, a stone notable for the power and wisdom it’s said to offer wearers.
Dubai, UAE, August 23, 2016: Historically, it was believed that the sky was merely a reflection of dazzling sapphires. Royalty from around the world have adorned the gemstone to provide them with power and strength. The sapphire also represents innocence, honesty, sincerity and peace. Sapphire studded rings have ......
The visibly effective fatigue fighting eye-care products from Filorga
Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2016: The Eye Contour is the most expressive part of the face, the one that captivates everyone’s attention. But alas, this is also an area of concern for most women. The skin in the eye area is 20 times thinner compared to the rest of the face there is a lower quantity of support fibres (collagen and elastin) and epidermal lipids in this ......
Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 24, 2016: Today it was announced that Yas Mall will launch an incredible competition for aspiring fashion designers as part of Yas Mall’s Fashion Week, taking place from 12-15 October.
The ‘Design your way to the Runway’ competition will catapult the most talented designer to stardom as they will have the chance to showcase their collection on an international stage during Yas ......
Re-releases of Legendary Collections Created Using the Most Traditional and Exceptional Methods
S.T. Dupont Lacquer Atelier Collection: the Elegance and Shine of Natural Lacquer
S.T. Dupont Leather Atelier Collection: the Deep Radiance of Patinated Leather
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From natural lacquer…
In late 2014, for the first time, S.T. Dupont re-released a cult collection of natural lacquer lighters, an ......
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016:
MANGO ACCESSORIES TO MAKE YOUR AUTOMN WARDROBE WORK
Long earrings, fur sandals and medium-heel ankle boots are just some of the key offerings in the MANGO autumn collection
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: Denim trends make a strong comeback for Bershka’s new AW16 collection, broadening the range of fittings in pants, and reinterpreting classic pieces such as jackets and coats with a clear 90’s inspiration.
Washes increase in diversity while irregular finishes, fringes and vintage aspects are recovered.
Apart from the already common slim, skinny y super skinny , new ......
Our KENZO woman for Fall-Winter 2016/17 approaches life with nonchalant conviction.
She tackles every adventure with an open mind and with respect for where she has previously tread.
Much like our KENZO woman, we wanted to create a collection which observes some of
the houses most notable codes but drives forward with an irreverent appreciation for what’s to ......
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Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced ......
With both beauty and brains, the Huawei honor 8 is set to be a sensation with consumers across the region
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: honor, the world’s number one smartphone e-brand from Huawei, is officially marking the Middle East and European launch of its highly desirable flagship smartphone, honor 8, at a spectacular event today in Paris. The much anticipated device is a significant game-changer from honor as it ......
Toyota wins Preferred SUV Car Brand of the Year at The Filipino Times Awards 2016
Dubai, UAE, August 23, 2016: Toyota has added another accolade to their impressive list of wins, claiming the “Preferred SUV Car Brand of the Year” at The Filipino Times (TFT) Awards 2016.
The win comes following a round of voting through public survey to find out the most favoured brands by the Filipino community in the UAE. The voting ......
Al-Futtaim Motors calls all UAE artists and designers to take part in the international contest
Dubai, UAE, August 21, 2016: Following Lexus International’s announcement on the start of the Lexus Design Award 2017, Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, calls all UAE-based artists and designers to take part in the international contest.
Lexus Design Award 2017 theme is based on the Lexus “Yet ......
Dubai, UAE, August 20, 2016: Back to electrify the track, watch as Jaguar prepares for its return to racing in the third season of the FIA Formula E Championship.
Enabling Jaguar to engineer and test its advanced technologies under extreme performance conditions, The Championship is the world's biggest stage for electric racing, and Jaguar is ready to lead the charge.
Known for creating cars that excite ......
Brand achieves 23.2% volume share, and aims to capitalize on the growing health and wellness consumer trend in the Region
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: In a bid to further strengthen its market position, Al Ain Water, the fastest growing bottled water brand in the Region, has announced the expansion of its product portfolio with the introduction of Al Ain ZERO, a new sodium-free bottled water variant. This launch aims at showcasing the ......
Mezzan Holding has acquired a 70% stake in Al Safi Food Company through a capital injection of SAR90.75 million (KD7.3 million) today.
Al Safi Food Company is a Riyadh-based start-up food manufacturing company established by Al Faisaliah Group in January 2014 and commenced operations in May 2015.
Al Safi Food Company has over 70,000 sqm of land on a long-term lease.
Mezzan Holding plans to invest in food ......
Real Estate & Retail
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has partnered with luxury department store Bloomingdale’s – Dubai as the retailer launches its Fall 2016 seasonal campaign. The airline is showcasing its iconic ‘penthouse in the sky’, The Residence, inside the store at Dubai Mall.
Etihad Airways will also offer Bloomingdale’s – Dubai customers ......
Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 23, 2016: Abu Dhabi Airports has today released July 2016 passenger figures, which marked an increase by 7.9% at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) compared to the same month last year. The month of July recorded 2,267,572 passengers travelling through the airport, exceeding last July’s figure of 2,100,929.
Total arrivals at the airport were up by 10.4% at a figure of 1,074,022 in July, ......
Banking and Investments
Education and Trainings
Doha, Qatar – August 24, 2016 – Following a week of comprehensive orientation to ease new students’ transition into university life, Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) hosted its Convocation as it welcomed its largest freshman class since establishing a campus in Doha in 2008. Addressing the convocation was Ellis Cose, a renowned author, journalist, commentator, and educator.
Everette E. Dennis, dean and CEO of NU-Q, ......
Please attribute to Dr Samra Tahir - Clinical Psychologist at the American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology
Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2016: As the summer comes to an end, it’s time to prepare your child to head back to school. During this transition, it’s not uncommon for some students to experience mixed emotions about jumping back into the school-day routine and leaving behind the fun, stress-free days of summer. ......
Government, Legal and Charity
Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2016: OMO and Comfort, Unilever’s leading fabric cleaning and fabric conditioning brands, set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title again for the largest collection of clothes for donations through their ‘Share A Touch Of Love This Ramadan’ campaign in UAE in partnership with Emirates Red Crescent. Last year the record was set at 293,623 items which was collected in India and this time over ......
Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2016: Emirates Post Group welcomed a delegation from Egypt Post as part of efforts to boost mutual cooperation. The delegation was welcomed by EPG Chief Executive Officer Mr. Abdullah Mohammed Al Ashram, CEO if Postal Operations Mr. Sultan Al Midfa, and Chief Commercial Officer Mr. Ibrahim Bin Karam, along with several heads of departments.
The visiting delegation was headed by the Chairman ......
Events and Exhibitions
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: The popular star-studded reality dance show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is back this year with a fresh new season. Colors TV have announced its association with the glamorous Jacqueline Fernandes along with Karan Johar and Ganesh Hedge as the mentors of the show. Continuing its tradition of connecting to their viewers in the Middle East, IndiaCast is providing local dance enthusiasts an incredible platform to display ......
Dubai, UAE, August 23, 2016: Nineteen Filipinos, 30 popular consumer brands and one community group were recognised at the second edition of The Filipino Times Awards, an annual red carpet event honouring the excellence of one of the UAE’s biggest expatriate community and highlighting its contributions to the country’s growth.
The event honours top Filipino personalities who have made indelible marks to the lives of their ......
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
Executive Director of RAK Hospital, Dr Raza Siddiqui wins the Brand Builder Award and the hospital stands out for the Best Design in Healthcare sector in the region
Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, August 23, 2016: RAK Hospital’s innovative approach to healthcare was yet again recognised when it won the prestigious CMO Asia Healthcare Excellence Awards 2016 in two categories, driving home the institution’s superior medical services. ......
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Simple, social, and refined office furniture for the modern workplace
Dubai, UAE, August 24, 2016: Modern office environments are often in a state of flux, with workers needing spaces to meet on short notice. These informal gathering places should be inspiring, comfortable and hardworking—a way for mobile workers to socialize and collaborate without monopolizing real estate. Coalesse, a premium furniture brand by Steelcase, is supporting this need by developing insight-led, design-driven products that expertly balance form and function while allowing tailored customization that ......
Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2016: Inspired by the melting ice in Lapland, Finland. The designer Tapio Wirkkala originally created the surface of Ultima Thule in the 1960s after carving into a graphic mould. An exclusive design reflecting the thousand of hours spent perfecting the glass-blowing technique required to produce the effect.
The Iittala Collection is available in Jashanmal Department stores and Tavola Shops.
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Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2016: Peruvian gold exports to the UAE reached US$233 million in the first half of 2016, a 155-fold increase compared to the same period in 2015.
Total gold shipments jumped from 42 kilograms in 2015 to reach more than 7 metric tons in 2016, making the UAE the fourth largest destination for Peru’s gold exports, after Switzerland, Canada and USA.
Peru ranks as the world’s sixth biggest producer of gold and is the largest producer of the commodity in Latin America. Gold is the second most exported product for Peru after copper ore.
Commodity strength comes as USD weakens
Massive short-covering rally drives oil back to $50/b
All eyes on Fed chair Yellen's Jackson Hole address
More downside likely for gold; support at $1,300/oz
Mission accomplished? The recent, short-driven spike in oil prices has possibly returned crude prices to Opec's comfort zone. Photo: iStock
Dubai, UAE, August 21, 2016: Commodities were on track for their best weekly performance in seven weeks. The dollar continued to weaken, driven by a global system awash with cash seeking higher yields and riskier assets, but ......
About Zara Home
Zara Home is a company belonging to the Spanish Inditex group dedicated to the manufacturing of home textiles. It was created in 2003. It has around 408 stores in 44 countries. The company focuses on retailing various housewares.
The headquarters of Zara Home is located in A Coruña, Spain.
Dubai, UAE, August 18, 2016: United Furniture, the leading UAE-based furniture and furnishing chain, has introduced its new theme based furniture for the globetrotter in you. United Furniture has always managed to appeal to its customers with its wide variety of collection and intriguing themes. Its latest themed-collection is sure to entice the adventurer in every travel junkie soul.
A wide variety of gliders, air planes, boats, cars and globes have been recreated in the form of watches, book shelves and showpieces to satisfy the hungry minds of backpackers, making them ......
Made in the UAE student-designed fuel efficient cars of the future to compete at Shell Eco-marathon Asia, to be held in Singapore for the first time in 2017
Dubai, UAE, August 18, 2016: Singapore will play host to the inaugural edition of Shell’s Make the Future festival, featuring Shell Eco-marathon Asia at which students from across the UAE will participate with their Made in the UAE fuel-efficient cars. This four-day, free-of-charge public festival takes place at the Changi Exhibition Centre from March 16 – 19, 2017. It will feature bright energy ideas and ......
Dubai, UAE, August 17, 2016: Calling out to all Home-makers and Interior Décor aficionados, Danube Home has announced a part sale from the 18th of August, 2016 all the way till the 1st of October, 2016. Offering a plethora of indoor and outdoor furnishing options, the sale can be availed at all outlets spread across the UAE.
Demonstrating a fresh, cosmopolitan way of living, Danube Home’s collections’ take inspiration from classical and contemporary design and include products such as Luxury Sanitary ware, Wall & Floor tiles , Curtains & Window Blinds, ......
Latest milestone reached for unit 3 at Barakah
Unit 3 now over 54% complete
Steam generators play a key role in converting energy into electricity
Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 17, 2016: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has announced the successful installation of its Unit 3 Steam Generators (SGs), marking another safe and on-time milestone in the development of the UAE’s first nuclear energy plant through the UAE peaceful nuclear energy program.
Steam Generators play a key role in the conversion of the energy generated by nuclear fission into the ......
Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 17, 2016: Abu Dhabi Ports and Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) today signed a long term contract that when fully realised will see a fully operational ship repair facility that will also include a “Floating Dock” capability within Zayed Port.
The agreement was signed at Abu Dhabi Ports Head Office at Zayed Port by Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Ports and Dr Khaled Al Mazrouei, Chief Executive Officer of ADSB, along with a senior delegation representing both parties.
Commenting on the ......
Leading Home Retailer to Reveal New Living and Sleeping Ranges this September
Dubai, UAE, August 15, 2016: Home Centre, the largest home retailer in the Middle East, is set to launch ‘Living’ and ‘Sleeping’ categories in September across the region, offering customers a holistic home shopping experience.
Each new category will house a complete range of distinctive furniture and home accessories customers can choose from to style their interiors, all within reasonable prices.
With a pallet of more than 300 new living room styles, Home ......
Michelle Dinsmore, Head – Visual Merchandising, Home Centre
Latest Tableware Trend
If you like simple and clean tableware – use monochrome tableware in grey and white with marble, concrete, glass and stainless steel for a modern look
Layer a table setting with stainless steel chargers with crisp white plates and geometric table linens to complete this sleek look
Natural and organic is also a fun trend to make your table look and feel like a moment from a lovely alfresco Tuscan dinner
Accent your table with natural wood serving dishes and adorn each place setting ......
Dubai, UAE, August 14, 2016: Hormann Middle East has introduced V 3015 Clean, a high speed roller door with a transparent curtain incorporating spring steel stabilization. The Hormann V 3015 Door is an internal door used for clean rooms with a fully transparent curtain that has a thickness of 4.0mm.
Air purification in clean rooms can result in a pressure difference of up to 50 Pa. The fully transparent curtain of this clean room door is tightly integrated in the special side guides. This minimises air loss (leakage) and enables an optimum design for ventilation systems. With standard ......
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Aardee - The German brand of electronic kettles offers consumers a healthier option to water consumption.
August 11, 2016 – Dubai:
‘You are what you eat’, goes the saying and a lot of health-conscious people would have come across this phrase. But while it is true that what we consume plays a very big role in our diet and health, it is even more important to check what we are using to cook our ‘healthy food’.
Let’s look at the simplest kitchen appliance - a kettle that boils water. If it is made of plastic, the material starts to ......
Global trade drives new lanes in nine additional countries
Customers using service grow 5-18 times faster than peers2
Dubai, UAE, August 9, 2016: UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced the latest expansion of its popular UPS Worldwide Express Freight™ service to nine new countries: Bahrain, Bangladesh, Kuwait, Malta, Morocco, Pakistan, Qatar, Sri Lanka, and Tunisia. Together with the eight additional countries added within the past year, the service is now offered in 66 origin and 64 destination countries and territories. UPS also expanded UPS Worldwide Express Freight™ ......
Intersolar World Series to provide insights on global best practices
Dubai, UAE, August 7, 2016: Inspiring a new generation of leaders and leveraging the enormous opportunity for job creation within the solar industry will be a major part of the Dubai leg of the Intersolar World Series, when the event makes its debut in the region later this year.
Held under the patronage of His Excellency, Suhail Al Mazrouie, UAE Minster of Energy, Intersolar Middle East will include a range of education workshops and features aimed at providing key insights into global best practices among ......
‘Safety! It’s in Your Hands’ Drive to Run from 8 August to 29 August 2016
Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 7, 2016: ADNOC Distribution has announced the launch of a special safety campaign titled ‘Safety: it’s in Your Hands’ to raise public awareness on the correct ways of transporting, handling, and using Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders and their regulators.
The campaign, which will run from 8 to 29 August 2016, will primarily target communities across the Northern Emirates, where LPG cylinders are one of the main sources of cooking fuel at ......
IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces that Seychelles Petroleum has chosen the IFS Applications™ 9 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) suite as its business management platform of choice. The oil company will be replacing its legacy systems with IFS Financials, Maintenance, Supply Chain Management, Quality Management, CRM, HR & Payroll, and BI modules.
Once implementation is complete, IFS Applications will give Seychelles Petroleum (SEYPEC), an integrated solution that automates its business processes - from start to finish. The company will benefit from ......