DIAMOND EYES EYESHADOW PALETTEThe DIAMOND represents brilliance, constancy, excellence, innocence, invulnerable faith, joy, life, love, and purity. It is the color of ice, a crystal of light; its high frequency energy is dispersed into flashing prisms of brilliant fire that typifies the sun. It is a spiritual stone, and symbol of perfection and illumination, activating the Crown and Etheric Chakras… And the eyes, the window to our soul.. N... ...
Dubai, 15 December 2016: L’Occitane en Provence, the French beauty brand, celebrated the opening of its new flagship store in The Dubai Mall with an event that saw consumers, media and social influencers enjoy a “Discovery” themed event. The new boutique, located on the first floor close to the Star Atrium, follows the brand’s signature French-Mediterranean design aesthetic but incorporates iconic local element... ...
Dubai, UAE, December 15, 2016: Each timepiece in Balmain Watches’ latest collection Elegance Chic Mini XS has been crafted with a beautiful mother of pearl dial and accented with diamonds finishes. The perfect gift for her – the watches are available at Rivoli Group stores across the GCC.THE BALMAIN BRAND. Pierre BalmainPierre Balmain was one of the outstanding figures of Parisian haute couture. He dressed exceptional women ... ...
The Steve Madden EDITT is a velvet material block heel boot. With a subtly slouchy shaft and plush texture softening its firm round toe, EDITT is a new cool girl staple bootie. Pair with your favorite winter jumper and skinnies for a chic look!About Steve Madden. What began as a modest $1100 investment in 1990 has developed into one of the most iconic brands in footwear. From a factory in Queens, NY, Steve Madden has revolutionized the shoe indus... ...
Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2016: As the first blooms appear in parks, the city is transformed by the sudden surge of long-awaited springtime energy. Farewell to cold, grey skies – as the sun’s rays appear, so does a bright new wardrobe, bursting into the light of day to express a playful femininity, whose lively elegance is highlighted by the lines of an urban architecture. The Longchamp woman is connected to the rhythm of the big... ...
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2016: bebe stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) Embracing the spirit of the season, we headed to the hills to provide an upscale rustic backdrop for bebe’s holiday 2016 campaign. The setting feels like anywhere from Mammoth to the Pacific Northwest to Upstate New York. To truly capture the essence of the holidays, we created interior and outdoor environments that appear seasonal in a chic, understated way, with white ca... ...
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2017: The eternal femininity of Ulysse Nardin Jade is celebrated by 5 entirely stunning edi-tions with handcrafted enamel dials.
The exquisite elegance of Jade attains a new level of decorative beauty with the addition of rare enameling techniques. On the dial of the three new Jade “Grand Feu” editions and two new Jade “Cloisonné” editions, enamel works its seductive magic.
Complex and ......
A statement piece that exuberates sheer elegance and grace
Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2017: Diamond rings are surely every woman’s dream. Their radiant glimmer immediately transforms a woman’s personality making her look more gracious and stylish. Turning aspirations into reality, Liali launches its statement piece of 2017, a diamond ring with 10-carat appearance and quality certification from the world renowned ......
Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2017: Seiko presents the exquisite new Grand Seiko Hi-Beat 36000 GMT, in a Limited Edition of 500 pieces, with a unique brown dial. This special timepiece will indeed make a great gift for Valentine’s Day.
The earth brown dial, with flecks of orange is truly exceptional, a specialty of the Grand Seiko range, that is exquisitely set off by the watch's stainless steel case. The theme and inspiration for ......
Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2017: A reworked design of an icon among sea-lovers - the Admiral’s Cup AC-One 45 Tides watch from Corum - will make the perfect Valentine's Day gift for the man of action who loves the feel of wind and sea in his hair.
21 years after its launch, this model with its mechanical movement driving indications of the time and strength of the tides, the lunar cycle, as well as the strength of the ......
Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2017: When it comes to your true love, choosing the perfect gift is never easy. With Valentine’s Day around the corner, Mouawad brings you the most distinctive range of gifts to commemorate your eternal love. Inspired by the M-heart motif that streams through Mouawad designs, the new Love M collection gives a stylish interpretation to the cherished symbol of love with a delightfully chic line of 18-karat rose ......
Complete your outfit and be different with the latest Mango Special Accessories Spring/Summer 2017.
An internationally famous multinational which designs, manufactures and markets women’s and men’s clothing and accessories.
At present, MANGO has over 13,456 employees, 1,800 of whom work at the Hangar Design Centre and at its Headquarters in Palau Solità i Plegamans (Barcelona). However, beyond the statistics, ......
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, January 19th 2017: REDTAG, the region’s favourite value fashion and lifestyle brand this morning opened the doors to their one of the biggest store in the UAE. Located on Al Wahda Street in Sharjah, the new store is almost 1,600 m2 and is spread across two floors to cater to the busy neighbourhood.
The store is designed for the whole fashionable family, offering REDTAG’s stylish and ......
Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2017: PARIS, FRANCE - KARL LAGERFELD is pleased to present an exclusive range of accessories perfect for Valentine’s gifting.
The range of accessories is inspired by the annual celebration and provides a desirable selection of love tokens. A colour palette of pink and red dominates the range of keyrings, phone covers and bags, which launch at KARL LAGERFELD stores, selected retailers and online at ......
WHAT: REDTAG, the region’s favourite value fashion and lifestyle brand will open one of their biggest stores in the UAE, located on Al Wahda Street in Sharjah.
WHERE: REDTAG store
Al Wahda Street
Opposite City Centre Sharjah
WHEN: Ribbon cutting at 10am
WHY: Come down and celebrate the opening of the biggest REDTAG store in the UAE with special offers of 25% off and the chance to win one of ten ......
Merlin Digital Ridge VR: With Octa-Core processor, two full HD displays and 360 degree motion tracking, the Ridge VR gives the ultimate experience of another world.
Price: AED 895
Merlin Digital iTheatre Streaming: For complete cinema experience block all light. The Resin lenses reduce risk of dizziness and fatigue. The iTheatre can be connected to other devices via Bluetooth and Wifi. Games and apps available on Play Store.
Smart homes, Smart cars, wearables, Augmented Reality, and 4K are some of 2017’s key trends on which LG’s innovative technologies are bound to make an impact
DUBAI, UAE – January 19, 2017: The year 2016 was another eventful year for the consumer electronics industry with a number of exciting and sophisticated technologies advancing to fulfil their potential on the world stage. The year 2017 appears to see the ......
Unmissable deals allow customers to kick-off the New Year with exceptional savings on car purchases
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2017: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship automotive division of AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, announced today the launch of its exclusive Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) offers.
Renault’s unmissable DSF deals come into effect at ......
Dubai, January 11, 2017: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda vehicles, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, is starting the New Year with incredible Dubai Shopping Festival offers across its showrooms in the UAE.
Customers can drive away in a new Honda City starting from AED 49,900, Civic starting from AED 69,900 and Accord starting from AED 79,900. Apart from the incredible prices, the Al-Futtaim ......
Middle East stands out as a key growth area for food providers in global packaged F&B, with market tipped to reach USD2.2 trillion by 2020
Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2017: The most significant representation of leading F&B brands the MENA region has ever seen will soon be converging in Dubai, as more than 140 major international food and beverage producers come together at the new Power Brands segment at Gulfood ......
World’s leading pasta brand partners with Mayar Foods to distribute Italian products through retailers across the Kingdom
Dubai, UAE, January, 16, 2017: Barilla, the world’s leading pasta brand, has announced regional expansion into Saudi Arabia in partnership with Mayar Foods for distribution of its Italian products through retailers across the Kingdom.
The pasta market size in Saudi Arabia is 55 thousand ......
Real Estate & Retail
Dubai, January 21, 2017: LABTEC LLC, a leading player in design, manufacturing, installation and commissioning of laboratory furniture and a part of Masharie LLC – a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC, has won projects worth AED 11 million in the UAE and Eritrea to supply and installation of laboratory furniture and fire-rated doors.
The new projects won by LABTEC include an AED 6.6 million contract for supply and installation ......
Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2017: An increase in building materials price could push up the prices of apartments, villas and office space, if not contained in the next few months. However, the effects of the price increase could be felt by the consumers only when materials suppliers, sub-contractors, contractors and developers factor in the increases in their future pricing of material cost.
Prices of steel – a major cost component ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2017: In line with its growth strategy, Finnair has today announced that it is expanding for the winter 2017 season with new scheduled flights to Puerto Vallarta in Mexico, Havana in Cuba, Goa in India and Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. In addition, Finnair will be adding extra frequencies to many of its popular winter holiday and business destinations in Asia.
Between November 19 and March 18, ......
Banking and Investments
Education and Trainings
Government, Legal and Charity
Dubai, UAE, 21th January, 2017: Dubai Customs scored an overall 96.2% on Dubai Smart Office’s happiness meter. Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DP World said he is happy with the result of this important evaluation that covered the website, the services and customs centers.
“I am happy with this result which reflects the great level attained by Dubai Customs in its quest to make her ......
Al Tayer Motors participates with four sporty cars
Dubai, UAE, 21 January 2017:
The activities of 2nd Dubai Customs Week will kick off, Sunday 22nd January 2017 at Dubai Customs main building. The event is held under the patronage of Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DP World and was attended by His Excellency Commissioner Ali Al Kaabi, Head of the Federal Customs authority, Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, ......
Events and Exhibitions
Extreme motor sporting contest at Sharjah’s Al Badayer Desert on 2nd & 3rd February
Sharjah, 21 January 2017: The Sharjah Sports Channel is organising a mega spectacular Desert Festival to give desert motorsport junkies across the UAE a fill of adrenalin pumping, dune bashing action at Sharjah’s Al Badayer Desert Camp on the E44 Hatta Road.
In what will culminate as the debut edition of the Sharjah Sports ......
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
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Abu Dhabi leads region in successful Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage
Abu Dhabi, UAE – January 21, 2017: The world must recognise the increasingly important role Carbon Capture and Storage’ (CCS) can play in mitigating greenhouse gas emissions, the World Future Summit (WFES) has been told. CCS operations like Al-Reyadah, the joint venture between the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s Future Energy Company, demonstrate that CCS is a commercially viable solution to limiting industrial CO2 emissions.
Al Reyadah is the ......
Abu Dhabi-UAE: January 21, 2017 – Abu Dhabi Ports, one of nine organisations to offer certified courses by the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation & Lighthouse Authorities (IALA) worldwide, has conducted the IALA Aids to Navigation (AtoN) Level-2 training course to the first group of external trainees from entities that provide maritime and offshore services in the UAE.
The training course is based on IALA Level-2 Model Courses, the highest internationally accredited navigational standard, and was delivered to seven employees from the Critical Infrastructure ......
GROHE AquaSymphony turns showering into a new dimension of personal SPA experience – an emotional retreat for all senses
Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2017: Imagine the gentle mists of Tierra del Fuego, warm summer rain in Bali and the array of colours in the Northern Lights. Indulge in the gentle sound of Sydney’s opera house, whilst experiencing the refreshing spray of Iceland’s Skógafoss waterfall. AquaSymphony will give you all these fabulous sensations merged together into one perfect SPA experience in your own home. The most luxurious home shower in the world, ......
High Interest in KSA 9.5 GW and India 175 GW Renewable Energy Deals
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 19, 2017: The 10thedition of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) ended Thursday, with strong growth in commercial activity surrounding the event and the number of hosted business meetings surging by more than 60 per cent.
Hosted by Masdar as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, WFES aims to promote the business case for industries involved in sustainable energy, water, and waste management. Organisers say the rapid acceleration in the renewable energy market across the ......
Dubai-UAE: 18 January, 2017: Home Centre, the largest home retailer in the Middle East, offers shoppers a wide variety of gifts to spoil their loved ones this Valentine’s Day.
Customers can choose from a delightful range of decorative items including carved sculptures, tripod clocks and spectrum tealight holders. The store also offers an assorted selection of classy photo frames, ideal for creating a romantic collage of a couple’s special moments, and LED lights to spread the warmth and set the tone for the day.
The vibrant Valentine’s collection ......
18 January 2017, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Attended by His Excellency Eng. Suhail Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy and Chair of the UAE National Committee, His Excellency Dr Matar Al Neyadi, the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Energy and the Chair of the Organizing Committee signed today the Project Management Office (PMO) contract with Energy Events Experts (E3) to support the work of the Committee and ensure the efficient delivery of this milestone event for the UAE energy sector.
Held every three years and positioned as the flagship event of the World Energy Council, the World ......
QCC to Focus on Energy Efficiency and Water Conservation Certification Schemes to Promote Sustainable Built Environment
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 18 January, 2017: The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) will be transferring ownership of Estidama Villa Products Database (EVPD) to Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council. This transition has been decided by Abu Dhabi Government in order to utilize QCC capabilities to enhance product quality and to build upon the successful implementation of the Estidama Pearl Rating System.
Estidama represents the vision to create a sustainable Abu Dhabi ......
Event closely aligned with PepsiCo’s commitment to responsible water stewardship
PepsiCo pledges to provide access to safe water to an incremental 16 million people in water-stressed areas over the next decade
PepsiCo plans to improve water-use efficiency by 25% globally in direct manufacturing operations, and replenish local watersheds
New expert report from Booz Allen Hamilton warns warns that half the world’s population will be without adequate access to water within the next decade
Dubai, UAE - 18 January, 2017: PepsiCo, the global food and beverage ......
The forum is being held in parallel to the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi
H.E. Eisa Saif Al Qubaisi: “The implementation of waste management plan is one of the main pillars of Abu Dhabi’s national waste policy”
Abu Dhabi, 18 January 2017: Tadweer (Center of Waste Manage – Abu Dhabi) concluded today its Waste Management Solutions Forum, organized as part of EcoWASTE 2017 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center. A significant number of key decision makers and experts in waste management and various municipalities ......
Introducing the new centre to the Abu Dhabi maritime sector
Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 18, 2017: The Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC) hosted the first of its series of 2017 events in the UAE Capital, Abu Dhabi to further promote its services to local maritime stakeholders. Taking place on Wednesday January 18 at Jumeirah Etihad Towers, the event featured a panel of key speakers from EMAC, including: Vice Chairman and Secretary General, Majid Bin Bashir; Captain Mohamed Juma al Shamisi, member of EMAC Board of Trustees and CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports; Richard Briggs, member of EMAC ......
Displaying model of its third plant in Business Bay:
Company to contribute in implementing Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 as part of adopting best sustainable solutions to save natural resources for future generations in the Emirate
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 18 January 2017: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (EMPOWER), the world's largest district cooling service provider, is participating in the 10th World Future Energy Summit (WFES), being held as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017, until Thursday (19 January), at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition ......
Initiatives will generate savings of US$1 billion by 2020
Abu Dhabi, UAE – January 17, 2017: The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, today, it plans to introduce measures that will increase energy efficiencies by 10 per cent by 2020. The energy efficiency strategy will reduce ADNOC’s gas consumption by 156 million cubic feet per day, saving a total of US $1 billion by 2020.
The initiatives have already cut CO2 emissions by 3.1 million tons, the equivalent of 658,800 car journeys a year, compared with 2014 levels. Further cuts in emissions will occur ......
UAE Policies Encourage Building Owners to Install PV Panels
Rooftop Solar Places Electricity Generation Where it is Needed
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 17, 2017: Rooftop solar energy will help drive renewable energy to the next stage of its development in the Middle East and South Asian markets, according to leading industry figures at the World Future Energy Summit and the Solar Expo in Abu Dhabi.
Renewable energy, particularly solar, is making rapid progress in the region, with organisers estimating that buyers at WFES have more than 200 gigawatts of planned ......
ENEC emphasizes sustainable working practices across the corporation as a whole
ENEC is a Platinum Sponsor of the 10th World Future Energy Summit, a part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 17 January 2017: Showcasing its commitment to sustainability, the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) is an exhibitor and Platinum Sponsor of the 10th edition of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES). A part of the prominent Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017, the summit is taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) between ......
Abu Dhabi. January 17, 2017: A delegation of EXPO 2017 National Company is taking part in the 10th World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE.
"Participating in such a large-scale event dedicated to the development of green energy in the world is very important for us. Kazakhstan and the UAE have similar goals in terms of economic diversification, the development of renewable energy sources and reducing oil dependence," said the Chairman of Astana EXPO 2017 National Company, Akhmetzhan Yessimov.
A special area of EXPO 2017 will be opened at the ......
Opening Address Delivered by: His Excellency Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and Chairman of Masdar.
Your Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces.
Allow me to take a moment to pay tribute to the five UAE diplomats, whose lives were cut short, while bringing humanitarian relief to the people of Afghanistan. Their sacrifice reminds us that the values that unite us are much stronger than any attempt to divide us.
Please join me in a minute of silence in their ......
GCC Leads World in Desalination, Now Aims to Link Water Supply to Sustainable Energy
New Business Opportunities in Closing the Water ‘Sustainability Gap’
Clean Energy Desalination Key Topic for Conference Agenda
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 17, 2017: A review of recent research into water security, conducted ahead of this month’s International Water Summit (IWS) in Abu Dhabi, has demonstrated significant potential for innovative desalination technology to improve sustainability in the UAE’s water supply.
The UAE and other GCC states are global ......
Award Honours Corporate Departments, Employees and Partners
Abu Dhabi–UAE: 17 January, 2017: As part of its efforts to reinforce safety practices in workplace, Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of the Emirate's commercial and community ports as well as Khalifa Industrial Zone, has launched a health, safety and environment (HSE) award.
Aimed at recognising the contributions of individuals, government and private entities and partners for their role in improving Abu Dhabi Ports’ overall HSE performance, the award seeks to promote a ......
Dubai, UAE; January 16, 2017: 2XL, the leading Furniture and Home Décor brand in the UAE was recognised as the top exhibitor in lifestyle and luxury interiors category at 'The Ajman Palace Hotel Wedding Fair', the largest and most luxurious bridal fair in the Northern Emirates. The theme for this year’s show was 'Inspire' and the winners were nominated based on the most creative presentation and concept.
H.E. Sheikh Mohammed bin Faisal Al Qassimi, and Faisal Al Nuaimi, General Manager of Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD), presented the ......
Abu Dhabi-UAE: January 15, 2017: Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Musataha Agreement with Khalidia International Shipping LLC, a subsidiary of Emirates Business Group (EBG), to set up a third-party logistics (3PL) warehouse with a total investment of AED 80 million in Khalifa Industrial Zone’s (KIZAD) trade and logistics cluster.
The agreement was signed by Mr. Mohamed Abdul Jaleel Al Blooki, Chairman of Emirates Business Group (EBG), and Mr. Mana Mohammed Saeed Al Mulla, KIZAD CEO.
Located in “Khalifa Port Free Trade Zone” (KPFTZ), a dedicated new project that will ......