This year De Vecchi Milano 1935 combines tradition and innovation to decorate your Christmas. What is offered are some decorations that reinterpret the De Vecchi icons, such as Phoemina and Diana, . in thin and elegant objects. Five different drawings, available in sterling silver and silver plating, are the perfect present to elegantly adorn the house or the Christmas tree.0LA MAGNIFICA FORMA _ Luca Scacchetti . "LA MAGN... ...
Dubai UAE – 20th December, 2014: Vhernier’s 30th anniversary marks the moment for presenting the latest creations. They are avant-garde pieces capturing through a delicate linearity of shape the DNA of a jewelry brand that has always found the height of inspiration in the pure design process. It is a harmonious collection rich in color where a quintessential concept of modern lightness comes e... ... Read more
Dubai, December 20, 2014 - At the core of all TUMI collections is the innovative spirit of the Global Citizen. For the Spring/Summer 2015 season, TUMI journeys to the island of Hawaii and becomes immersed in a landscape unlike any other, rich in native culture. The use of color juxtaposed with neutral tones such as Fossil and Coconut infuse excitement into the overall assortment and set the mood for the c... ... Read more
Dubai, December 18, 2014 - The revolutionary news product range acts from the very first symptoms thus providing your hair with more density and more thickness. Resulting from L’Oréal Advanced Research, Serioxyl offers a personalized answer following a diagnosis by the expert L’Oréal Professionnel hairdressers.Dr. Bruno A. Bernard, L’Oréal’s fellow exper... ... Read more
Mr Shamlal Ahamed M P, Managing Director- International Operations, Malabar Gold & Diamonds received award from the Crown Prince of Sharjah. Received in recognition of its outstanding philanthropic activities in the region with the partnership of Sharjah Charity InternationalH H Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah honored Malabar Gold & Diamonds, the leading jewellery group with its pr... ...
Dubai, December 18, 2014 - Syrian-born fashion designer Rami Al Ali today unveiled his long-awaited prêt-a-porter collection to an intimate audience of fashion industry professionals in Paris.The twenty-six piece Spring/Summer 2015 collection is contemporary yet classic, and draws inspiration from the exotic splendour of nature’s most luxurious flower, the orchid. The debut collection represents a new phase for the Rami... ...
Dubai, December 21, 2014 - The 11th Dubai International Film Festival had rewarded the Founder and Artistic Director of MAKE UP FOR EVER, Dany Sanz with the “Excellence in creativity” award.
Dany Sanz is a true mentor and pioneer in the makeup world; she is an artist who dedicated 30 years of her life meeting the backstage needs of the cinema industry. She is the person behind the revolution of products which coincide with ......
Dubai UAE – 20th December, 2014: Vhernier’s 30th anniversary marks the moment for presenting the latest creations. They are avant-garde pieces capturing through a delicate linearity of shape the DNA of a jewelry brand that has always found the height of inspiration in the pure design process. It is a harmonious collection rich in color where a quintessential concept of modern lightness comes evocatively to life.
Dubai, December 18, 2014 - The revolutionary news product range acts from the very first symptoms thus providing your hair with more density and more thickness. Resulting from L’Oréal Advanced Research, Serioxyl offers a personalized answer following a diagnosis by the expert L’Oréal Professionnel hairdressers.
Dr. Bruno A. Bernard, L’Oréal’s fellow expert in hair care biology commented: ......
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 21, 2014 - Polaroid Eyewear, a worldwide leader in eyecare and optics and the inventor of the polarized lens, is now available in the UAE.
The region’s leading optical retailer, Vision Express, owned and operated by M.H. AlShaya Co., launched the Polaroid 2015 eyewear collection in Dubai Mall on Thursday, December 18th. ......
Dubai, December 20, 2014 - At the core of all TUMI collections is the innovative spirit of the Global Citizen. For the Spring/Summer 2015 season, TUMI journeys to the island of Hawaii and becomes immersed in a landscape unlike any other, rich in native culture. The use of color juxtaposed with neutral tones such as Fossil and Coconut infuse excitement into the overall assortment and set the mood for the collection.
The Core Collection ......
Dubai, December 18, 2014 - Syrian-born fashion designer Rami Al Ali today unveiled his long-awaited prêt-a-porter collection to an intimate audience of fashion industry professionals in Paris.
The twenty-six piece Spring/Summer 2015 collection is contemporary yet classic, and draws inspiration from the exotic splendour of nature’s most luxurious flower, the orchid. The debut collection represents a new phase for the ......
(Dubai – December 18, 2014): The Brooks Brothers clothing brand, America’s oldest apparel brand and most respected fashion retailer is debuting its new store in Abu Dhabi, after its successful launch last year at the Deira City Centre in Dubai under the Jashanmal Group.
“UAE was the first country in the Middle East to host a Brooks Brothers store, and due to the huge success of the iconic American retailer in the ......
Versatility and practicality define 12-in-1 jacket
Dubai, 17 December, 2014: As the cold breeze ushers in, Giordano, the global apparel retailer, launches its winter collection with cardigans, knitwear and multiple use jackets now available across all Giordano shops in the Middle East.
Headlining the collection inspired by urban landscape is the limited edition 12-in-1 jacket – one piece worn in 12 styles, joined by ......
Abu Dhabi, December 21, 2014: HH Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Emir of the State of Kuwait, welcomed HE Rashed Lahej Al Mansoori, Director General Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Centre (ADSIC) to the HH Sheik Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah Informatics Award 2014 ceremony and congratulated him on the Abu Dhabi e-Government Portal, winner in the Arab World’s Most Browsed Category.
“We are very proud to see the Abu Dhabi ......
Dubai, December 18, 2014: Sennheiser Middle East are very pleased to introduce the RCG M2, our latest audio cable featuring a remote control and microphone for the MOMENTUM and the MOMENTUM On-Ear to control Android and Windows smartphones and tablets.
Product information: RCG M2
For MOMENTUM and MOMENTUM On-Ear owners or customers (also compatible with the next generation)
3-button in-line remote with an integrated mic optimized for ......
Dubai based DIGIMatrix Technologies, the gold sponsor of the show is set to bring ‘DigiRob’ to the show next year
Dubai, UAE, December 18th, 2014: International Expo Consults (IEC) part of Falak Holding announced that DIGIMatrix Technologies will be bringing giant robotic machines to the show next year. The company has come on board as the gold sponsor for the 18th edition of SGI Dubai’. DIGIMatrix has supported the show for ......
A-MAP proudly presents Hyundai Xteer range of lubricants for both automotive and industrial segments in the GCC market;
‘We are Committed to Continuing to Deliver Korean-made Automotive Excellence to Our GCC Partners to Ensure safe and hassle-free driving experience,’ Says A-MAP CEO
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Global automotive aftermarket player, A-MAP, has partnered with Korea’s most advanced oil refinery, Hyundai ......
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Bin Sultan Al Qassimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, the 12th International Automobile Show was hosted at the Expo Centre Sharjah from November 26 to 29, 2014. Pioneer Gulf FZE (subsidiary of Pioneer Corporation Japan) was the title sponsor of the event.
This year amidst the many motoring competitions was the car audio competition hosted by EMMA Arabia. EMMA ......
• Aston Martin DB10 created specifically for new Bond film
• Partnership with EON Productions spans 50 years of cinema history
• Demonstrates the breadth of Aston Martin’s bespoke capabilities
8 December 2014, Dubai, UAE: Aston Martin together with EON Productions, the producers of the James Bond film franchise, unveiled Bond’s stunning new car, the Aston ......
Quick serve leader today serves 5 million customers daily across 11,000 outlets in 55 countries
Serving up nearly 1.8 billion cups of fresh and iced coffee and 2.1 billion beverages every year, through its outlets located across the globe, Dunkin' Donuts has grown into one of the world's favourite quick serve master franchises.
Starting off as a single outlet operation in Quincy, Massachusetts in 1950, Dunkin' Donuts ......
UAE’s Largest Public Food Event Returns with Exciting Celebrity Chefs, International Culinary Offerings, New Food Academy Concept, Live Music, Engaging Entertainment Bill and Competitions Galore
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 December, 2014 - The Dubai Food Carnival, a family-friendly food and beverage extravaganza organised by Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), will be held from 12-14 February 2015 at an exclusive new venue, the ......
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Policy makers, industry leaders and innovators to gather in Abu Dhabi to share latest technologies, proposals for action
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 21 December 2014: Global water leaders representing private industry, the public sector and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) will convene in Abu Dhabi next month to attend the International Water Summit (IWS). The global platform enables key industry players to exchange ideas, share the latest ......
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Dubai. 18th December 2014: Dubai based Moroccan rap artist, Two Tone, has launched a brand new song titled, ‘Mektab/Destiny’, with Arabic heavyweight Rhany, as a tribute to his Moroccan fans’ unwavering support.
The song is due for its global release on iTunes on Tuesday 23rd December, 2014, although the song has already been launched exclusively in Morocco and has reached #1 on a host of local radio stations including ......
Hotly-contested Muhr Awards Reward Region’s Best Filmmakers
Dubai, December 18, 2014 – The hotly-contested annual Muhr Awards have once again rewarded the region’s best filmmakers for their dedicated work in the industry at the Dubai International Film Festival’s 11th edition. The Muhr Awards were presented to recipients by His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum during a glittering ......
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2014 Press Ganey NDNQI® Award Honours Excellence in Nursing-Sensitive Quality Measures
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC) has been named a winner of the 2014 NDNQI Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality by Press Ganey Associates, Inc., a leading healthcare performance improvement company which partners with more than 11,000 health care facilities to reduce suffering and improve the patient ......
Dubai, December 21, 2014: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, a common medical disorder caused by the entrapment of the median nerve in the wrist, can eventually be cured within a few minutes. Dr. Jose Manuel Rojo – Manaute, Specialist in Hand Surgery at Medcare Hospital, the leading premium private hospital in the UAE, holds a keen interest in the diagnosis and treatment for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, and has put good quality of years behind its ......
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Innovations will Support UAE and Region in Sustainable Energy
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 21 December, 2014 – Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent, research-driven graduate-level university focused on advanced energy and sustainable technologies, and the UAE-based Engineering Solutions (ENGSL) Minerals, leaders in engineering technologies solutions, today announced they have signed a collaboration agreement to work closely on testing and evaluating energy-efficient technologies for carbon dioxide capture and conversion.
The agreement was signed by Dr. Fred Moavenzadeh, ......
This year De Vecchi Milano 1935 combines tradition and innovation to decorate your Christmas.
What is offered are some decorations that reinterpret the De Vecchi icons, such as Phoemina and Diana,
in thin and elegant objects.
Five different drawings, available in sterling silver and silver plating, are the perfect present to elegantly adorn the house or the Christmas tree.0
LA MAGNIFICA FORMA _ Luca Scacchetti
"LA MAGNIFICA FORMA" was back in Milan during HOMI (RHO 13-16 of September 2014). That is an exhibition of "special objects", ......
Ahmed Bin Saeed: Certificates reinforce DSO pioneering effort
Dubai-UAE: 20 December, 2014 – Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis, the integrated free zone technology park, has received the ISO 50001:2011 and 14001. The former certification is for meeting the requirements in establishing, implementing, maintaining and improving its energy management system and performance, while the latter is for environmental management system.
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority, received the ISO ......
In-store Design Lab helps customers to design their perfect space
Dubai, December 18, 2014 - West Elm wants to help homeowners turn their personal style into cohesive looks by offering expert advice to those who would like a little bit of help pulling their space together.
The in-store Design Lab is a space created for customers to explore and get inspired. West Elm’s specially trained stylists work one-on-one with customers to help them style their home from picking out their preferred fabrics to choosing paint colors and furniture.
Customers can also ......
Energy Summit to focus on new solar opportunities, innovative financing models
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 17 December, 2014 – When leaders from industry, government and science gather here in January for the eighth annual World Future Energy Summit (WFES), the UAE’s solar energy companies will be strongly represented, underscoring their prominent role in the rapid expansion of solar capacity across the region. In fact, MENA countries have committed to install up to 37 gigawatts of renewable energy projects within the next 10 years.
With 30,000 attendees expected from 170 countries ......
• The UAE stands out among its GCC peers as best equipped to cope with potentially prolonged weakness in oil prices given its diversified economy and solid buffers, in our view. Banking sector liquidity may be affected, but LDR is below 100%, while sovereign support and continued deleveraging in the corporate sector should help.
• Abu Dhabi’s corporates should continue to benefit from supportive technicals. A state-driven focus on deleveraging should continue to result in lower bond issuance by Abu Dhabi large corporates in 2015. This, coupled with ample local bank ......
Three spatial planning scenarios were introduced to take into consideration economic diversification, heritage and the environment, and social and cultural factors for the management of the coastal and marine space, environment and resources of Abu Dhabi Emirate
ABU DHABI, 16 December 2014: The UPC today held its second charette of the year to update stakeholders on the progress of the Plan Maritime 2030: Coastal and Marine Framework Plan.
More than 200 Government officials attended Plan Maritime Charette 2, where they learned about the latest plan developments since the ......
Samsung Chef Collection premieres with Food Tastings and Good Cheer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – December13, 2014:Samsung Gulf Electronics delighted in ataste of home at theDubai Christmas Festival this weekend.In its first appearance at the perennial festival, Samsunghosted tastings of delectable dishes prepared bythe H Hotel’s Executive Chef rightat the stand, and decoratedgingerbreadhouses with frosted piping and candied accents in a workshop for families. At the center of it all was the Chef Collection, a new premium range of kitchen appliances and the star of ......
Zayed Future Energy Prize Finalist Colegio Franklin Delano Roosevelt Hosts His Excellency Dr Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi on the Sidelines of UN COP20 Conference
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 15 December, 2014 – His Excellency Dr Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi permanent representative of the UAE to the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Director of Energy and Climate Change at the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Vice Chair of the Zayed Future Energy Prize Review Committee, visited the 2014 and 2015 Zayed Future Energy Prize finalist high school - Colegio Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Lima, ......
Dubai-UAE: 14 December, 2014 – The fifth session of the Arab Strategy Forum hosted Ghassan Salame, the former Lebanese minister, as well as Ahmad Abou El Ghaith, former foreign minister of Egypt.
Ghasan Salame opened his speech with a quote of Henry Kissinger: ‘There’s nothing new in the foreign policy, what needs to be new is the analysis.’
Salame added: “There is a trend that begun years ago and will continue: globalization of the economy and the localization of policy. We will see more of a localization of policy as we will see higher impact of the ......
De Mesquita forecasts tension and political pressure in China, and continued sectarian conflict in Iraq
Dubai-UAE: 14 December 2014 – Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Professor of Politics and Director of the Alexander Hamilton Center for Political Economy at New York University and senior fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University, confirmed during the Arab Strategy Forum (ASF 2014) that the world is overseeing major changes resulting from dynamic political shifts.
De Mesquita said that although Europe is currently suffering from economic crisis, it will witness signs of ......
Abdullah Al Badri: Oil prices are down now, and we expect them to rise again
Dubai-UAE: 14 December, 2014 - Abdullah Al Badri, Secretary-General of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Henry Azzam, an economic expert, headlined session three of the day long Arab Strategy Forum reviewing different scenarios of Arab economy in 2015.
Discussing oil price movement and regional implications, Al Badri’s and Azzam’s key takeaways were:
1) The current oil situation is a good wake up call for all GCC countries to adopt a strategy of ......
Dubai-UAE: 14 December, 2014 – The second session of the seventh Arab Strategy Forum was hosted by Dr Paul Krugman, Nobel Prize winner in Economics, who headlined a discussion that explored the world’s potential economic challenges in 2015.
Looking ahead at the economic state of the world in 2015, Dr Krugman’s key projections were:
1) No increase in interest rates in 2015
2) Continued shrinking of Japan’s economy and problems facing Chinese economy
3) The euro zone will witness a political and economic crisis
Dr Krugman said that economic recovery is still ......
Dubai-UAE: 14 December, 2014 – The seventh Arab Strategy Forum took place today with a session examining the state of the political landscape in 2015.
The forum which focuses on two themes - ‘State of the World’ and ‘State of the Arab World’ - was launched by a session led by Dr. Francis Fukuyama, the world renowned American political scientist.
Looking ahead at the state of the world in 2015, Dr. Fukuyama’s key projections were:
1) 2015 cannot be worse than 2014
2) Libya and Syria are not likely to resolve their problems in 2015
3) Fall of oil ......
Event to Showcase Over 100 Exhibitors and Specialised Companies in Home Improvement, Renovation, Design and Building
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 14 December, 2014 – Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tahnoon Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy National Security Advisor and Chairman of First Gulf Bank, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) is hosting the inaugural edition of National Housing Loans Exhibition (NHL) from 15 to 17 December, 2014, organized by First Gulf Bank.
Anticipated to emerge as the region’s defining exhibition dedicated to the national housing sector, NHL 2014 ......
Three-day Halal Trade Fair & Congress, Kitchen Equipment Show conclude at Expo Centre Sharjah
Sharjah, 14 December 2014: The UAE’s growing role as a key Islamic economy industry player was once again reinforced at the just-concluded international halal event in Sharjah.
The event also came at a time when UAE was placed among top countries in the ‘Global Islamic Economy Indicator’, a composite index that presents the current development health of Islamic economy sectors across 70 core countries, in the recently released ‘State of the Global Islamic Economy ......
Senior management will give attendees the latest project updates for the UAE’s first nuclear plant
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 14 December 2014: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) will hold a public forum on 16 December in Silla in the Western Region and another one on 17 December in Abu Dhabi.
The public forums are held as part of ENEC’s ongoing commitment to community engagement which focuses on education and awareness of nuclear energy as the company develops the nation’s first nuclear power plant under the UAE’s peaceful nuclear energy ......
December 14, 2014. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: As part of its efforts to highlight Dubai as a leading global hub for trading, business and investment, Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry to pave the way for fruitful cooperation in various areas of mutual interest. The partnership between the two organisations focuses on strengthening Dubai’s maritime sector in recognition of its contribution to the national economy.
The MoU was signed between H.E. Sultan Bin Sulayem, Chairman of ......
This Year’s Theme: Describe Your City in 2030
Abu Dhabi, UAE: 14 December, 2014 – Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, today launched the third edition of its international Engage Blogging Contest ahead of January’s Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2015 – the region’s largest gathering on sustainability.
Under the theme “Describe Your City in 2030,” the competition asks contributors to imagine how cities – urban environments – will look and operate in 15 years. Contributors must take into account rapid ......
PI students will proudly represent the UAE and compete with international teams during the solar-powered challenge
Abu Dhabi, UAE – December 12, 2014: The Petroleum Institute (PI) today launched the solar-powered car that will represent the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the inaugural Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge, January 15-19, sponsored by ADNOC and hosted by Masdar. The super-sleek, high-tech vehicle will compete against 20 international teams in a multi-day, timed road competition across 1,200 kilometres of the emirate of Abu Dhabi.
The public launch follows the unveiling of the ......