The new collection of Cerruti 1881 novelties introduced this season marks a period of reflection. The brand, which has just completed 50 years of being a game changer in fashion has been growing strong with every collection.The success of Cerruti 1881 is the result of a conscious, inventive decision to push imaginative boundaries to give the brand a new identity that echoes the creative aspirations of its loyal admirers.From a strong Parisian inf... ...
Ten exclusive show highlights and more than 100 product launches mark 22nd edition of region’s largest beauty and wellbeing trade fairDubai, UAE, May 14, 2017: Beautyworld Middle East, the region’s largest international trade fair for beauty products, hair, fragrances, and wellbeing was opened today (14 May 2017) by His Highness Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, Director General of Dubai’s Department of Information.&nb... ...
. Time to celebrate dad (Dubai, UAE – 2017) Swiss watchmaker Rado is presenting a duo of dapper timepieces to help you celebrate Father’s Day.Featuring handsome angular lines and avant-garde high-tech ceramic construction, the Rado Ceramica is the perfect addition to the modern man’s wardrobe. The iconic timepiece was relaunched last year in collaboration with renowned industrial designer Konstantin Grcic, which gave the un... ...
Innovative cosmetics, skincare, haircare, water, and chocolate to debut at region’s largest beauty and wellbeing showcaseDubai, UAE, May 13, 2017: Beautyworld Middle East, the region’s largest international beauty and wellness trade fair will open tomorrow (14 May), with 1,580 exhibitors from 60 countries out to impress more than 35,000 visitors over three days at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. P... ...
Dubai, UAE, May 14, 2017: Celebrate in style with our beautiful Monsoon Children’s wear collection, bursting with stunning sequin dresses with floral embellishments and the accessories to match, in sweet pink and ivory tones. For our older girls, Storm by Monsoon Children offers a more grown up style with black ruffle blouses teamed with full patterned skirts. Glitter T bar pumps and pearl pendent chokers complete the look.Gold metall... ...
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: Filorga, the first French aesthetic medicine laboratory takes inspiration from the latest advances in aesthetic medicine to develop a cutting-edge serum that can treat all types of wrinkles. By integrating active ingredients usually reserved for aesthetic medicine in a skincare formula, Filorga has created an effective concentrate to erase wrinkles in women aged 35 and above called Time-Zero. Wrinkles are the ... ...
They promised undying love before finally celebrating nuptial bliss. And what fine watches they have chosen to bear witness to their life together! A Promesse forged in steel, protected by a sapphire glass, is as perfect as love, marrying a round case with an oval bezel, the hallmark of this emblematic collection. Meanwhile, the Clifton captures the passion of watchmaking with its pearly bridges, hands in blue steel, and silver-plated dial ......
The entire Father's Day collection has been made using Fair Trade Sandalwood oil, that is ethically and sustainably sourced.
Since establishing 21 years ago, Lush has been driven by innovation and its ethics. Creators of pioneering beauty products such as the fizzing bath bomb, shower jellies and solid shampoo bars, Lush places emphasis on fresh ingredients like organic fruits and vegetables.
Lush operates a ......
With the Holy Month of Ramadan starting soon, gifting is on all of our minds. A collection inspired by tones of Fair Trade Sandalwood Oil, enjoy the time of togetherness with presents guaranteed to delight friends and loved ones.
shampoo bar - Price AED 80
Made using Fair Trade organic Sandalwood Oil, chunks of Fair Trade organic cocoa butter, this shampoo bar hydrates and softens the hair. The bar also has ......
Eid- Al- Fitr Gift Guide 2017
Dubai, UAE, May 29, 2017: As the crescent rises above the pure, holy and sanctifying month of Ramadan, the festival ushers a period of celebration and unity.
Embracing the spirit of brotherhood, charity and goodwill, the lavish iftars and merry gathering of friends and family add to the happiness of Ramadan. This is also the period of giving well-meaning gifts to your dear and near ones.
Dubai, UAE, May 29, 2017: TKD Lingerie, the D-K cup expert, shares its top 5 loungewear sets for the summer season 2017. The cotton sets are perfect for the GCC climate, offering protection from air conditioning while being cool and comfortable against the skin.
Kate Kikano, owner of TKD Lingerie, said: “The Cyberjammies loungewear range is always popular at this time of year, particularly for gifting. The collection offers ......
Dubai, UAE, May 29, 2017: This year, for Ramadan, GUESS is launching a special capsule collection exuding femininity and style. Specifically targeted at Middle Eastern customers, the pieces have been designed with meticulous attention to detail and finishes, offering a selection of subtly chic and sophisticated outfits for daytime and eveningwear.
Long, flowing dresses and kaftans are enriched with precious lace, embroideries and ......
Buy two get one free on selected Sale items
Dubai, UAE, 28 May, 2017: Get the latest beach and lifestyle looks at Stadium’s Summer Sale! Whether you want to find the perfect beach outfit or just want to update your laidback weekend look, Stadium guarantee amazing deals on all those coveted SS 17 items. Between 27 May and 25 June, Stadium stores based in Dubai are offering buy two get one free on their selected Sale items. Abu ......
Dubai, UAE, May 28, 2017: If you’re a denim fan then the hot summer months can make it a complicated task when it comes to choosing your perfect denim outfit. Those heavy denim pieces that you wore during the winter months just won’t cut it in the high humidity!
Luckily, F&F and GUESS have a range of beautiful, light weight denim pieces to see you through the summer months, leaving you looking impeccably stylish but most ......
Short swimsuits for the boys, multi-purpose bodies for the girls and Hawaiian-style shirts for all – here’s the brand’s summer range
Pull&Bear, Inditex Group’s young fashion brand, launches the new swimwear collection for boys and girls. The brand’s proposals for the warm days come full of fresh, comfortable garments with floral prints, which can easily be mixed and matched before and after beach time.
Featuring a 4,500mAh Battery, LG’s Largest, for Hours of Smartphone Entertainment and Productivity
DUBAI, May 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) begins rolling out its LG X power2 1 smartphone this month in markets around the world starting in North America followed by key target markets in Asia, Europe, Latin America and other regions.
The LG X power2 is a mass-tier phone targeting heavy-duty users who are in the market for a ......
Digital adaptable technology with seamless integration
Newly launched app supports environmental sustainability
Dubai, UAE, May 27, 2017: eFatoora, a smart and sustainable solution, is being launched in Dubai following lab testing and pilots with key partners in the UAE. eFatoora offers an effortless, non-disruptive experience to consumers. The launch of eFatoora complements the Smart Dubai initiative, which is a visionary effort ......
Dubai, UAE, 27 May 2017: In the year of giving, du continues its support of communities this Ramadan, and that includes demonstrating ways that #kindnessliveson for its new and existing customers through sharing, and goodwill. In the spirit of Ramadan, du is placing the family firmly at the centre with its seasonal specials: giving free movies to its home customers, discounting postpaid mobile plans monthly fees for families, launching ......
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 29 May 2017: Al Masaood Automobiles, the exclusive distributor of Nissan, Infiniti and Renault in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, has launched a major promotional campaign during the holy month of Ramadan.
Exceptional deals are on offer for a select range of cars that includes Nissan and Infiniti line-ups and select Renault models. They include support on down-payments, reduced monthly instalments and ......
New Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is next Collector’s Edition sports car designed, engineered and assembled by SVO
Production strictly limited to 300 units worldwide
Project 8 will offer supercar performance and dynamics in a sedan
600PS 5.0-litre V8 will make Project 8 the most powerful road legal Jaguar in history
Project 8 prototype featuring unique camouflage by SVO Design now on test at the Nürburgring ......
Emirates Motor Company Daimler Commercial Vehicles delivers 50 heavy duty vehicles to Transgulf Readymix.
All Actros 4440 8x4 vehicles are equipped with Leibherr 12cbm mixers
24/05/2017, Abu Dhabi: Emirates Motor Company (EMC) Daimler Commercial Vehicles has delivered 50 Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks to Transgulf Readymix that will help the UAE concrete firm fulfil on its growing list of contracts.
EMC officially ......
Dubai, UAE, May 28, 2017: Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers invites guests to enjoy a special Ramadan buffet all during the month of Ramadan at Ashiana, the quintessential Indian eatery.
To commemorate the spirit of the Holy month, Executive Chef Vipin Kala has specially curated five unique Ramadan buffet menus featuring the finest flavours of authentic Indian dishes, with a modern flair. Each buffet spread features ......
Experience the taste of Italy, now in Doha, Qatar, with the launch of the first branch of 800 DEGREES NEAPOLITAN PIZZERIA at Doha Festival City
The eatery is looking at opening fourmore outlets in Qatar in the near future
Inaugurated by founder Anthony Carron, 800 DEGREESoffers a range of customizable options to create the pizzas of your choice from freshly prepared ingredients straight from Italy
Doha, Qatar, May 24, ......
Real Estate & Retail
Annual contest celebrates and rewards creativity with exceptional prizes
May 29, 2017 - Dubai, UAE: Wasl properties – Dubai’s leading property management and development company – is celebrating creativity this holy month, with special Ramadan Art competitions that reward artistic flair with exceptional prizes. The annual competitions welcome participation from all ages, with a painting challenge for children and a ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Banking and Investments
Education and Trainings
Two-week course prepared selected candidates to be cultural attachés, diplomats capable of promoting their nation’s culture around the world
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 29 May, 2017 – Emirates Diplomatic Academy (EDA), the UAE’s leading international relations and diplomacy, education, executive training and research institution, has graduated a new cohort of cultural attachés.
The two-week programme enabled students to improve in a ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – May 29, 2017: Raffles World Academy, an International Baccalaureate school run by Innoventures Education, will be holding its 6th annual graduation ceremony on May 25th at American University in Dubai (AUD).
The 2017 graduates from Raffles World Academy have achieved remarkable academic, athletic and artistic success with over 80 students completing their International Baccalaureate Diplomas ......
Government, Legal and Charity
DLD showcased Dubai’s expertise in attracting investments and preserving real estate rights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 May 2017: A high-level delegation from Dubai Land Department (DLD) participated in the 68th World Congress of the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), which was held in the European state of Andorra from 23rd to 28th May. Dubai made a prominent appearance at the event, which took place ......
Bee’ah Reveals New Ventures and Partnerships at SAP event
SMARTTRACK app to combat counterfeit medicines revealed
Memorandum of Understanding signed with SAP and EOH
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, May 29, 2017: Bee’ah, Sharjah’s pioneering environmental management company, has announced the launch of a new company, EvoTeq, and signed two new business agreements in its quest to deliver innovative ......
Events and Exhibitions
UAE Team Emirates’ impressive debut at 100th Giro d’Italia concludes with Polanc 11th in General Classification
Monday, 29 May 2017, United Arab Emirates: The three week Grand Tour concluded on Sunday, 29 May with UAE Team Emirates’ Jan Polanc in 11th place in the General Classification while Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) claimed the overall lead after a final-stage Individual Time Trial. The 100th Giro ......
May 29, 2017, DUBAI UAE: It’s game on at Dubai Opera next week when the world’s best squash players arrive in Dubai for the PSA Dubai World Series Finals, and in a fantastic offer organisers announced today that entry to the afternoon sessions on June 6,7, and 8 will be free for families.
Only the top eight players on the Road to Dubai standings qualified for a coveted place at the lucrative tournament, which has $160,000 on offer ......
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
The clinic will offer specialty medical care services including Dental, Family Medicine, Gynecology, ENT, Orthopaedic, Pediatric, Physiotherapist, X-ray and Dermatology
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 May 2017: In the presence of Mr. Hamad Ahmed Hamad Bin Suqat Al Falasi, Chairman of Bin Sougat group, Medcare, the premium healthcare division of Aster DM Healthcare, inaugurated a new state-of-the-art clinic in Bin Sougat. The facility is ......
Other Top Stories
Bayt.com’s latest poll reports that nearly two thirds of MENA respondents feel more productive during Ramadan
Dubai, UAE, 28 May 2017: Ramadan is a time for reflection, unity, sharing and generosity. It is a time that can bring out the best in people, whether during work or when spending time with friends and family. For professionals in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), the wonderful spirit of Ramadan is very much present in the workplace and the holy month comes with plenty of time to reflect and plan. According to the new “Ramadan in the Middle East and North ......
Al-Futtaim ACE have released some more exciting new products from their exclusive Ramadan collection.
ACE have some truly inspiring Ramadan products suitable for gifting, decorating and celebrating this Ramadan.
ACE Ramadan Collection
Living Space Urban Woooden Lantern with Metal Top (Beige) - Price: AED79
Living Space Country Side Wooden Lantern (Brown, White) - Price: AED89
Hammer Point Mirror (Silver) - Price: AED49
Metallic Purple Star Paper Lantern - Price: AED9
Golden Glamour Clock with Roman Numerals (Size: 40 x 4.2 x 69.5cm) - Price: AED199
Golden Glamour Photo ......
- Fuel Assemblies ready to generate emissions-free electricity to
power the UAE, pending regulatory approval -
- Transport process focused on protecting the integrity
and exacting standards of fuel assemblies -
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 27 May 2017: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) announced the successful receipt of the fuel assemblies required to generate electricity from Unit 1. The fuel assemblies are securely stored in Barakah until the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) approves the Operating ......
Global energy system creating more jobs in renewables than in fossil-fuel technologies
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., 24 May 2017 — More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017, released at IRENA’s 13th Council meeting, provides the latest employment figures of the renewable energy sector and insight into the factors affecting the renewable labour market.
“Falling costs and enabling policies have steadily ......
Agency plans future work to drive sustainable energy revolution
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., 23 May 2017 — More than 300 high-level government representatives from 110 countries and the European Union — the largest number ever represented at an IRENA Council meeting — gathered today in Abu Dhabi to attend the 13th Council of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). At the outset of the meeting, the Council elected H.E. Mr. Li Fanrong, Deputy Administrator of the National Energy Administration of China as Chair of the meeting and Colombia as Vice-Chair.
“In our ......
Renowned Saudi designer unveils a Quran Stand as the first product from this new collection.
Dubai, May 2017: AYA The Art of Living, a distinctive Saudi product and furniture designer, launches the innovative Quran Stand this Ramadan. This new product represents the first from a new line, ‘The Alef Collection’. The Alef Collection is a yearly Ramadan Capsule Collection with a range of products that celebrates and re-contextualizes heritage whilst adding a festive spirit, educational innovations, and a reconnection to Islamic icons for children and adults during the ......
-Over 25% of successors think they will lose market share to new entrants
23 May, 2017 – Of the next generation of leaders of family-owned businesses interviewed by Deloitte, 46% expects that the market in which they operate will face disruption in the next two to three years. 27% also expects to lose market share to new entrants. These are the results of Deloitte’s NextGen Survey.
Deloitte talked to 268 family-owned businesses and discussed specific challenges such as succession but also growth, strategy and the speed with markets change nowadays.
“The global ......
LG Connected Appliances Work with the Google Assistant on Google Home To Deliver Easy, Immediate Connectivity and Convenience
Dubai, May 22, 2017: At Google I/O, LG Electronics (LG) announced a lineup of smart appliances that are fully compatible with the Google Assistant on Google Home, ushering in cutting-edge connectivity and convenience for today’s smart home. Google Home services will begin rolling out this month in the United States on LG’s premium portfolio of connected smart devices, including the LG SIGNATURE brand washing machine and dryer, refrigerator, oven ......
Dubai, UAE 22 May 2017 – GAC Dubai’s commitment to quality and food safety has earned it ISO 22000:2005 accreditation. Certification comes after a stringent DNV audit which confirmed the company’s compliance with the internationally recognised standard.
It builds on the ISO 9001:2015 quality management system implemented across GAC Dubai since 1996, and incorporates the principles of HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point) - covering the storage and distribution of perishable food.
Distribution Centre Manager, Richard Potts says, “GAC ......
Endorsed by DDFC, the 27th edition of the MENA region’s biggest interiors exhibition will showcase innovative design works by emerging local talent as part of Tanween by Tashkeel
Dubai, 21st May 2017: Aligned with its mandate to support regional and local talent, the Dubai Design & Fashion Council (DDFC) announces its participation in INDEX Design Series, featuring innovative, relevant, desirable and functional design projects as part of the Tanween programme by Tashkeel. The Middle East & North Africa’s prime interiors show will bring together 40,000 interior ......
21 companies support training Emirati workforce of the future
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 May 2017: Five new global companies have signed up to be part of Jafza’s Tumoohi programme that provides UAE Nationals with work experience and employment opportunities.
DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem signed a series of agreements with Michelin, Danube Group, Transworld Logistics, Conares and Al Dobowi recently bringing the total number of companies participating in the programme to 21.
The Five new companies join industry leaders such as ......
Sunday, May 21, 2017 (Sharjah) - Sharjah National Oil Corporation (SNOC) and Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) have signed a full Gas Sales Agreement (GSA) targeting the supply of Natural Gas for power generation in the Emirate of Sharjah. The Agreement was signed by Sheikh Sultan Bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Petroleum Council and President of SNOC and Dr. Rashid Alleem, Chairman of SEWA.
SNOC, in a Joint Venture with its partner Uniper, will organise the importation of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) into the Port of Hamriyah in the Emirate of Sharjah in ......
Dubai, UAE, May 18,2017: The UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, switched on today the newly constructed solar plant in Jordan’s Azraq refugee camp. Funded by the IKEA Foundation’s Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign, the solar farm has brought power to a population that lived for two years without electricity and will contribute to the Jordan national energy strategy to achieve a green economy by 2020.
The 2-megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) plant provides electricity to 20,000 Syrian refugees living in almost 5,000 shelters in Azraq camp, covering the energy needs of the ......
Dubai, UAE, May 18,2017: West Elm launches the new summer collection that takes inspiration from a number of elements. With over xx pieces of fine artistic craftsmanship, the new collection is available at all West Elm stores across the Middle East.
This season, styled furniture including chairs, tables and dining sets add a stylish edge, quirky character and individual charm to any space. West Elm’s distinctive style takes inspiration from architecture, machinery and sense of art. They combine metals with reclaimed woods and vintage materials to create chic individual pieces ......
Ras Al Khaimah, May 17th 2017: Saqr Port Authority, which manages the largest bulk-handling port in the middle East, has taken a further step in its planned capacity expansion by signing a deal with Dutch Shipbuilding and Engineering Conglomerate Damen Group for the delivery of a new ASD 2913 tug.
The announcement comes in quick succession of Saqr Port’s recently publicised deal with German machinery manufacturer Liebherr Maritime for two Liebherr LHM 800 mobile harbour cranes. Both contracts have been signed in support of Saqr Port’s plans to establish new berths ......
Abu Dhabi, 17 May, 2017: ADNOC Distribution announced the opening of two new Xpress stations, marking the completion of the phase one of the construction of its Xpress station network. Launched to serve the most congested areas and roads in Abu Dhabi city and its suburbs, the Xpress station concept focuses exclusively on petrol fuelling services. A total of 10 stations have now been opened under phase one of the project.
The newly opened stations include Al Zahiyah station, located behind Abu Dhabi Distribution Company on Al Falah Street Abu Dhabi, and Al Raha station, located near ......
Abu Dhabi, 17 May 2017 – The Zayed Future Energy Prize last night hosted a special reception for ambassadors from more than 30 countries to encourage international support for its upcoming 10th Anniversary edition. The event, hosted at the headquarters of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in Masdar City, brought together diplomats as well as representatives from Abu Dhabi’s leading sustainability organisations.
Guests were welcomed by Mohammad Jameel Al Ramahi, Chief Executive Officer of Masdar, who thanked the diplomatic community in the UAE for their ......
Mr Bin Sulayem visit Electric Way cables and electrical services center
Dubai, May 17, 2017:
DP World and its industrial park operator NIP (National Industries Park) will continue to back the Dubai Plan 2021 and play a key role in enhancing the Emirate’s position as a leading economic, industrial and commercial hub according to Group Chairman and CEO, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem.
Mr. Bin Sulayem’s remarks came during a visit to Electric Way, one of the largest suppliers of electric power cables and construction supplies in the region, which recently ......
- H.E. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources opens Honeywell Oil & Gas Technologies Symposium in Cairo
- Honeywell Connected Plant solutions to enable Egypt to capitalize on full potential of its oil and gas reserves
Dubai, UAE - May 16, 2017 – Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and cloud-based solutions will be key driving forces for the development of Egypt’s oil and gas sector. That was the message delivered and showcased at the Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Oil & Gas Technologies Symposium, held ......
Dubai-UAE: 16 May, 2017: Home Centre, the region's leading home retailer, is set to launch a limited-edition Ramadan collection in collaboration with Mawaheb from Beautiful People.
Mawaheb is an art studio for people with special needs aged 16 years and above, located in Dubai’s culturally rich historical neighbourhood of Al Fahidi, popularly known as Al Bastakiya. Reflecting the key message of ‘Year of Giving' in UAE, the launch of the collection is aligned with Home Centre’s aim to promote local talent and give them wider recognition for their ......