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Astana Pro Cycling Team Upbeat about Dubai Tour

Astana Pro Cycling Team Upbeat about Dubai Tour

The Astana Pro Cycling Team from Kazakhstan is looking forward to compete in the Dubai Tour that will be held from 4 to 7 February 2015.The second edition of the race will feature some of the world’s top riders and will see a total of 16 teams and 127 riders participate in the race.. Organized by Dubai Sports Council, together with RCS Sport and Events JLT, the Dubai Tour 2015 race covers a t... ... Read more

marciano unveils the spring 2015 collection and advertising campa...

marciano unveils the spring 2015 collection and advertising campa...

Feb 1, 2015, Dubai, UAE: The Spring 2015 Marciano advertising campaign features an array of strikingly beautiful models including, Solveig Mork, Xenia Deli, Rachel Mortenson, Yara Khmidan and the charming Eugen Bauder in a series of captivating images that embody timeless elegance and sophistication.The campaign was directed by Paul Marciano, CEO and Chief Creative Officer for GUESS?, Inc. and shot... ... Read more

Dress to impress this winter with the best picks from Jane Norman

Dress to impress this winter with the best picks from Jane Norman

It’s cold outside, but don’t let that stop you from stepping out in style. Jane Norman have released their hot picks for the chilly season, from block-coloured cocktail dresses, to embellished maxi dresses and sequined floor-length gowns.WINTER BEST PICKSBlock colour ripple wave dress. AED 219. QR 219. SR 219. BD 22. KD 18Lace effect dress. AED 279. QR 279. SR 279. BD 27. KD 22Low ... ... Read more

milestone dubai shopping festival takes final bow today (1 februa...

milestone dubai shopping festival takes final bow today (1 februa...

Issued by the Media Centre of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment‘Journey of Celebrations’ offered unique shopping experiences for 32 days to residents and visitors from around the worldDubai, February 1, 2015: As the milestone 20th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) draws to a close today (Sunday, 1 February, residents and visitors from around the world who joined its spectacular ‘Journey of Celebrations’,... ... Read more

calling all filmmakers: ‘the reel dubai' competition in support o...

calling all filmmakers: ‘the reel dubai

Submissions can be made from 1 February to 28 February 2015Dubai, UAE — 1 February, 2015 – Filmmakers from across the UAE can celebrate the diversity and vitality of Dubai by entering ‘The Reel Dubai’ competition which launches today and is accepting submissions through to 28, February 2015. A joint initiative between Samsung, the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) and... ... Read more

the art of the coffee experience: nespresso perfects the tasting ...

the art of the coffee experience: nespresso perfects the tasting ...

Dubai (UAE) 1 February, 2015 – Coffee benefits from being enjoyed from a perfectly designed vessel, which is why Nepresso coffee experts and master glass makers Riedel have come together to craft the most advanced tasting vessel possible in order to maximize the Nespresso Grand Cru experience. Nespresso experts intimately understand the intricate relationships between terroir and variety in selecting exceptional green coffee beans... ... Read more

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Entwined Hearts Jewellery With Liali With each passing day your love grows for this special someone. Show it with the Hearts Entwined necklace by Liali.  Show it with the Hearts Entwined necklace by Liali.  Show it with the Hearts Entwined necklace by Liali.  ...

Fashion

February 1, 2015, Dubai, UAE: This Valentine’s day, gift the new Rosie for Autograph SS15 sleepwear collection designed by Rosie Huntington-Whiteley in collaboration with M&S to your loved one. The collection comprises of mix and match pieces featuring vintage rose motifs in complementary tones of pale pinks, dove grey and black silk to create the perfect sleep wardrobe. Garments are made in luxurious fabrics including premium jerseys, ......

Technology

Samsung TVs Maintain No.1 Position with46% Market Share in the UAE DUBAI, United Arab Emirates—January 28, 2015—Samsung Gulf Electronicsreported a 10-fold increase in sales of its ultra-high-definition (UHD) televisions in 2014, compared to 2013. The leap points tothe country’s growing appetite for 4K technology, and signals the success of Samsung’s 2014 line of UHD TVs in the market. The newly released sales ......

Automobile

1 February, 2015 – The opening event of the world’s most renowned amateur golf tournament has officially teed off this year in Dubai with more than 100 golfers turning out to compete. The Audi quattro Cup Golf Tournament Series, this year celebrating its 25th anniversary, will see over 800 rounds played by more than 100,000 golfers in at least 50 countries throughout the year. Hosted locally by Al Nabooda Automobiles, the ......

Food Industry

PRO ECUDAOR to showcase country’s rich and diverse products at Gulfood 2015 Dubai, 1 February 2015: One of the best performing economies in South America, Ecuador's exports to the UAE reached 7,893 tonnes to the value of USD 8.5 million in 2014 showing an increase of 36% from 2013. Ecuador is all set to leverage its presence in the Middle East while bolstering food trade and investment opportunities with UAE. Pro Ecuador - the ......

Real Estate & Retail

Dubai, January 29, 2015: Kansai Paint, the largest paint company of Japan and one of the global leaders in the paint and coatings industry organized their regional event under the theme of “Color Me Kansai”. Kansai Paint, is focusing heavily on employee engagement as over 200 global managers converged in Dubai to review last year’s business accomplishments and challenges against achieving regional and global objectives for ......

Travel, Tourism and Hotels

Cathay Pacific Airways has launched a new cargo mobile application that offers cargo agents, forwarders and customers greater convenience when tracking shipments, in addition to a wide range of other information relevant to the operations of Cathay Pacific Cargo. Building on the services available at www.cathaypacificcargo.com, the new Cathay Pacific mobile app allows customers to track shipments through their smart phone or tablet device at ......

Banking and Investments

Commenting on the survey, Yousef Wahbah, MENA Head of Transaction Real Estate at EY said: The MENA region’s hospitality industry witnessed significant growth across key performance indicators (KPI’s) in November 2014, as the market continued to enter the region’s peak winter and tourism season. Dubai’s hospitality market saw a slight drop in RevPAR performance when compared to November 2013. Despite new hotels contin......

Education and Trainings

Agreement signed on the sidelines of Arab Health 2015 reflects Dubai Healthcare City’s commitment to support high quality education, research and student experience Dubai, January 27, 2015: Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC), the world’s largest healthcare freezone, and Queen’s University Belfast, one of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities, today announced their partnership to develop the Mohammed Bin ......

Government, Legal and Charity

•    Key coalition of international players and policy makers to meet during Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture in Abu Dhabi •    One of the largest ever gatherings For Ministers of Agriculture across the globe •    First meeting of Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture Strategic Committee since formation •    GACSA to present at GFIA’s ......

Events and Exibitions

Karim Al Azhari storms to victory in Round Two of the TRD 86 Cup with a superb double-race performance, cementing his number one slot Ahmad Al Ghanem and Tejas Hirani win a Formula Gulf 1000 race each to tie on equal points in a tense battle during the second round  Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, February 1, 2015: Yas Marina Circuit was again in full racing swing this weekend as fans were treated to another closely-fought weekend of ......

Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine

United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi – 1stFebruary 2015:Most people are familiar with varicose veins, a condition that affects more than 40 million people in the United States, according to the Chicago Vein Institute. Varicose veins or the reddish, blue-purple protrusions that appear on the lower leg, fall under a branch of medicine known as vascular surgery – which deals with diseases of arteries and veins. “Veins carry ......

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UAE-UK Ministers Call for Collaboration on Energy Efficiency to Ensure Secure Energy Future for Generations to Come Abu Dhabi, UAE – February 1 2015– Held under the Patronage of His ExcellencySuhail Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy, the Energy Working Group under the directorship ofthe UAE-UK Business Council hosted a forum to share best practices in energy efficiency and explore avenues for further collaboration on implementation of energy efficiency technologies and measures. Held during the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, the event focused on Energy Efficiency related ......
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Luxury liner makes Abu Dhabi a regular fixture Abu Dhabi, UAE: Abu Dhabi Ports welcomed “Queen Mary 2”, the world famous flagship of the Cunard Line, on 31 January at Zayed Port. The luxury cruise liner stayed a full day in Abu Dhabi, giving passengers the opportunity to visit the emirate and its many unique tourist attractions, including the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Emirates Palace, the newly opened Yas Mall and many more. Dedicated tourist information services, taxi and bus stands at Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal helped the tourists to plan their day, and to make ......
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Dubai, UAE, 29January, 2015 –As is with every economy, an indication of its health is derived from the performance of the home appliance industry – a critical mark of consumer demand and long term investment in products that try to improve quality of life.  According to the Euromonitor report , the home appliance segment in the UAE witnessed an average household spend of US$ 350 (AED 1285) as the growth rate trudged at a rate of 6%. Though UAE is the smallest market in terms of absolute sales volume in the region, it is expected to see a Computed Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) ......
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31 January 2015 - SHUAA is pleased to announce its Emirates Gateway Fund has been awarded Best UAE Equity Fund 2014 in the category ‘three-year performance’ by MENA FM at the MENA Fund Manager Performance Awards. The EGF was awarded best fund in the ‘three year performance’ category in 2013 and received the award for Best UAE Equity Fund in 2012 and 2011. HH Sheikh Maktoum, Executive Chairman of SHUAA Capital, commented: “The Emirates Gateway Fund has provided our customers a consistent return over a number of years, including+16.4% through 2014 and +186% ......
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Abu Dhabi-UAE: 31 January, 2015 – Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) is set to offer a wide range of career opportunities for qualified UAE nationals as part of its participation at Tawdheef 2015, articulating the company’s ongoing commitment to supporting the UAE government’s Emiratisation efforts. Tawdheef 2015 is a leading recruitment fair, organised by Abu Dhabi Tawteen Council (ADTC) in association with Turret Media. The event is scheduled to run from 2 to 4 February, 2015. Located in Hall 3, the 128 sqm ADNEC pavilion (3C20) is designed to create a ......
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Abu Dhabi, UAE, 28 January 2015: UAE’s national role models from PwC, Emirates Foundation, and Abu Dhabi Investment Company will join Emiratisation and HR experts to address local students at the Emirati Youth Forum, as part of the Emiratisation Summit 2015 which takes place 2nd of February at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The Emirati Youth Forum is one of a kind here in the UAE, and gathers over 100 Emirati students from across the Nation's top universities and academies to meet and interact with potential employers.  Fatma Ahmed Ramadhan Juma, Senior ......
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Tawdheef career fair from 2 – 4 February at ADNEC Abu Dhabi, UAE: As part of its ongoing commitment to support Emiratis in their career aspirations, Abu Dhabi Ports and Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT), manager and operator of Khalifa Port container terminal, will be exhibiting at Tawdheef, Abu Dhabi’s exclusive career fair for UAE nationals, from 2 – 4 February, at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Held under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Social Development, Tawdheef is one of the emirate’s most ......
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Dubai, UAE, 29 January 2015 – GAC Bunker Fuels has passed the latest audit of its ISO 9001 audit for marine fuel and lubricants trading and brokerage, underlining its commitment to compliance and business ethics at an uncertain time for the global bunker fuels sector. Following GAC Bunker Fuels’ successful audit, DNV auditor Marimuthu Kumaraswamy said: "Management involvement in core processes has resulted in customer requirements being met and business targets being achieved.” The ISO certification shows GAC Bunker Fuels continuing commitment to compliance and ......
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World's largest wealth manager says price is likely to recover to $67-72 by the end of 2015   Dubai/United Arab Emirates, 29 January 2015 – UBS Wealth Management's latest research forecasts further short-term weakness in the price of crude oil, but indicates that gains in the latter half of the year will take the price to between US$67-72 per barrel by the end of 2015.  The report, published ahead of UBS’s Chief Investment Office (CIO) roadshow to the Middle East next month, suggests the market is yet to see the end of the downside momentum following a drop of ......
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Company to pave way for increased role of Japan’s SME sector in the Middle East Dubai-UAE: 29 January, 2015 - Japan Trade Centre (JTC), a private-sector business-to-business platform dedicated to promoting Japan’s small and medium enterprises across international markets, has commenced operations at the Business Park in Dubai World Central (DWC). JTC DWC LLC will serve a growing body of Japanese SMEs in the UAE, spanning various industries such as machinery, construction materials, electronics, food and beverage, textiles and jewelry. Currently, JTC is linked to a pool of ......
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Dubai, 28 January 2015 – GAC, a world leader in global shipping services, has been appointed sole provider of hub agency services for the worldwide LNG fleet of BG Group.  The agreement also covers crude oil and LPG shipments to accommodate BG Group’s expanding cargo range. The new five year contract took effect on January 1 with GAC providing hub and ship agency services and a range of value-added solutions covering the movement of BG Group’s cargoes around the world. Kumar Ganesan, General Manager for GAC Global Hub Services coordinated the negotiations ......
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2015 started with a surprise for a few people in Dubai. Following an insight that every New Year’s party ends up in a lot of mess, Scotch-Brite came up with a unique idea. Since Scotch-Brite and household cleaning go hand in hand and for more than 50 years Scotch-Brite is a trusted Household name this campaign helped to reinforce the trust that Scotch-Brite stands for Sparkling Homes. It all began with ‘Why not give people a free clean-up?’Creatively transforming into ‘#ScotchBriteMyParty’, they started inviting entries through various social mediums, finalizing ......
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Aimia survey: opportunity for Gulf retailers with shoppers more willing to share personal information in exchange for rewards   DUBAI, Janurary 28, 2015 – Shoppers in the Gulf region are among the most open with their personal information, with 67 per cent willing to share their data, second only to India, reveals a new global survey by leading loyalty provider, Aimia Inc. (TSX: AIM). The survey of over 24,000 respondents from ten countries including the US, Canada, Australia and India, also showed room for growth in the Gulf’s loyalty sector, with the lowest number of ......
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High efficiency-low cost contemporary solar technology now primed for investments, explains Manz representative, noting region’s keen interest in solar industry A recurring theme at the 2015 edition of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) has been solar energy, and its transition from an expensive alternative to a competitive technology. Spurred by the capital’s goal of generating seven percent of its energy output using renewable sources by 2020, the centrepiece of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), the WFES has highlighted the viability of injecting solar technology ......
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Identifies nine different postures adopted by office employees Dubai, 26th January 2015 – Office employees are now spending up to six hours a day working on mobile devices rather than desktop computers, and often toggle between three different devices throughout the day, according to research conducted by Steelcase, the global leader in the office furniture industry. Based on the analysis of 10,739 employees across six continents, the Steelcase Global Posture Study provided insight into how new technologies have changed the way people work and move throughout the ......
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Dubai, January 26, 2015 - If you started 2015 resolved to have more love in your life, then please join us at the bin kitty adoption day on Friday 30th January, from 2.30pm until 5.30pm at the Dubai Garden Centre. Pet adoption is all about love and new lives, giving homeless animals a second chance. We have a wonderful selection of gorgeous cats and kittens looking for loving new homes. And guaranteed, your life will be enriched, and they'll give as much love as you can handle. EVENT HOURS - Friday, 30th December, 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm VENUE - Dubai Garden Centre (Sheikh Zayed ......
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Nespresso has brewed the perfect gift.   We know how difficult it can be when it comes to choosing that all-important Valentine’s Day gift for your other half, especially one that they will actually enjoy and use!  This year, give the gift of a luxury Nespresso coffee machine that they can enjoy all–year round.    Choose between the Pure Red UMilk (1,095 AED), or the chic Ruby Red Inissia (from 500 AED) Nespresso machines. Both machines feature award-winning technology, including an efficient heating time of 25 seconds, automatic brewing and the all-new ......
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Abu Dhabi Ports installs cutting edge terminal operating system Abu Dhabi, UAE:Abu Dhabi Ports is implementinga brand newterminal operating system(TOS) which will enhance the general cargo operations at the emirate’s ports, significantlyimproving processing times and the full range of customer service offerings. The state-of-the-art port management software called “Master Terminal” will replace Abu Dhabi Ports’ existing systems and support the management of all aspects of the general cargo operations, including bulk, break bulk, project and Roll-On/Roll-Off ......
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“I quit my job, sold my car, and got myself a trade license” Secret PR is proud to announce its official launch in the UAE this February 2015. Following a brief soft launch in September 2014, the agency is set to become the PR industry’s first SOS service. Catering for existing agencies by acting as their affiliate, Secret PR is now armed and ready to assist them with their daily PR needs and emergencies. Founded by Sarah Mohamed, Secret PR was created in order to combat the common challenges faced by marketing professionals in the UAE. With the high industry turnover ......
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24 January 2015: On January 22, 2015, in Abu Dhabi at the World Future Energy Summit, a contract for Technical Cooperation was signed between Almagar Group Environmental Energy Engineering Consultancy 3EC and Enekio in order to develop and deploy Smart Energy Solutions for Cities and Buildings and Eco System.   The document was endorsed by the signatures of Dr Ali Mohammed Almagar Al Shehri , General Manager of Almagar Group 3EC and Franck Lesueur the Chairman of the Board of Enekio.   This signature emphasizes scientific and technological cooperation between Saudi Arabia and ......
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