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... ...
Curly hair isn't easy – one ounce of humidity and poof! It’s goodbye style and hello frizz. Find out how to get soft, defined and bouncy curls that last.
It’s not easy being a curly girl – one ounce of humidity and poof! It’s goodbye style and hello frizz. But having curly hair doesn’t equal problem hair -- check out our top four tips for maximizing your curl power.
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Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2017: Discover an all-natural approach to your skincare regime with a free mini facial and skincare analysis at Boots Pharmacy in the UAE throughout the month of January.
Herbal Essentials, the award winning, home-grown skincare range, is offering you the chance to enjoy a complimentary mini facial and skincare analysis in Boots stores on the following dates and locations in January:
16th – 22nd: ......
THE NEW DA VINCI WATCHES FROM IWC SCHAFFHAUSEN
Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen revisits the iconic design of the 1980s and presents the 2017 Da Vinci collection, once again with its classic round case. The Da Vinci Automatic 36 and the Da Vinci Automatic Moon Phase 36 are tailored to women, while the Da Vinci Automatic is a unisex model. Two Da Vinci timepieces feature newly developed IWC-manufactured calibres that ......
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2017: For the first time ever, IWC Schaffhausen is offering presales of selected references from the new Da Vinci collection, which the Swiss watch manufacturer will officially unveil to the global public at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) trade fair in Geneva in mid-January. Timepieces will be available to order during the trade fair and can be collected in IWC boutiques or by online pur chase ......
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2017: Drop a hint this Valentine’s Day with Liali’s mesmerising range of key pendant necklace, diamond necklace, rings, bangles and bracelets. Crafted in the finest quality diamonds, make your loved ones feel special with Liali’s beautiful gift ideas that complement every relationship!
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2017: Madonna wearing a pair of black cat-eye Salvatore Ferragamo sunglasses at "Billboard Women In Music", New York.
This cat-eye silhouette features sharp-cut lenses and a unique color palette. The combination of different acetate elements creates a color blocked effect inspired by the fashion world. The dynamic design is enhanced by the special structure of the metal bridge.
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Colors entwined in a passionate embrace for the most lighthearted and romantic holiday of the year
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2017: At Longchamp, we adore joining all the lovers out there to celebrate Valentine's Day, so we created the KISS & LOVE collection, a line of accessories that are just tickled pink and fuchsia.
Two shopping bags in split cowhide profess their feelings, showing off a couple of cute pockets with notes ......
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2017: Mod silhouettes and tactile richness combine in this delivery billowing bell sleeves and flares start the season on a 70’s-inspired note, while a velvet tuxedo takes center stage in statement cinnabar red. Lace insets instill culottes and blouses with a flirty newness. Outerwear gets seriously opulent in bright, textural faux fur. Timeless staples are lavishly renewed with crystal embellishments. Plush ......
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2017: Versatility, color and comfort combine in the latest CH Carolina Herrera Spring/Summer Children’s Collection.
Bright tones and light fabrics create a cheerful set that brings us the joy and relax of and endless summer. The color scheme, in orange, yellow and pink is softened by the distinctive CH red as well as navy and white shades. This palette, sparkled with flower prints and polka dots, evokes the ......
United Arab Emirates, 15 January 2017: Max, the largest value fashion brand in the region, has announced the launch of its latest Denim and Activewear collection for men, women and children. This season’s denim collection is inspired by antique indigo washes, in a deep and dark cast. The Activewear collection features a range of apparel for performance with a unique style that makes a powerful statement. Both collections will be ......
Journey continues for the company since graduating from Dubai Future Accelerators program, joining forces with tech heavyweight IBM for blockchain ecosystem
Dubai, UAE, 16 January 2017: Leading universal loyalty platform Loyyal has marked another key milestone after joining IBM in its revolutionary blockchain ecosystem. IBM is harnessing blockchain to transform the way industries transact by creating an ecosystem where key industry ......
Ericsson’s E2E UHD Live Broadcast Ecosystem HEVC Card wins the coveted Fierce Innovation Award for Best Encoding and Transcoding Solution in the Pay-TV and online video category
Winning HEVC Card enables Pay-TV providers to meet growing consumer demands for Ultra High Definition (UHD) TV content, while providing significant cost efficiencies for the delivery of 4K UHD
Ericsson also selected as a Finalist for its MediaFirst Video ......
Showcases region’s best performing solutions from outdoor and indoor range
Unveils Canon Business Solutions, new reseller strategies strengthening Canon’s position as a ‘Partner of Choice’
Dubai, 15 January 2017: Canon Middle East, a leader in imaging and printing solutions, is showcasing its premium portfolio of technological heritage in the signage industry spanning from indoor to outdoor printing, ......
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 ......
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 ......
The 35,000-sq.ft. hypermarket, located on Khalid Bin Walid Street, will serve residents in the busy Bur Dubai area.
The UAE-based business conglomerate will soon unveil 4 more hypermarkets, further consolidating its retail presence in the GCC and India.
Dubai, UAE, January 15, 2017: Fathima Group, the UAE-based retail major, opened its largest hypermarket in Dubai in line with its wider growth plan in the GCC retail ......
Real Estate & Retail
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2017: The Dubai Mall is celebrating Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) with a host of entertainment for shoppers and visitors to enjoy. Following the festive-fun from the first half of the festival, there’s plenty more in store from now until the festival wraps up on January 28.
Roaming performers will delight mall-goers with Piano Ballet, Frozen Stilts, Balloon Modellers, a Living Gallery, Magic ......
Dubai Properties’ Villanova phase two launch, on the 21st of January, will cater to families looking for spacious villas in an elegant and vibrant neighbourhood in DUBAILAND
Luxurious 3 , 4, 5 and 5+ bedroom villas to offer families settling in Dubai wide choice of larger homes
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2017: Dubai Properties (DP), a leading Dubai-based real estate master developer and asset manager has announced ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2017: The Philippines’ leading airline, Cebu Pacific (PSE: CEB), strengthens its partnership with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to reach millions of undernourished children in the country. The endeavor is part of the global organization’s Change for Good program which accepts contributions from passengers on board flights of partner airlines. Proceeds contribute to the UN ......
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
The event brings together the most inspiring personalities in space to shed light on their discoveries, experiences and hopes to inspire the UAE youth and community
Al Shaibani: The space sector is of strategic importance in terms of shaping the future of science and technology in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 17, 2017: ......
Banking and Investments
7,000 Indian companies operate in Sharjah
Al Musharrkh: Sharjah is a gateway to markets with 4 billion consumers
Sharjah, January 17, 2017: The emirate of Sharjah, one of the prime industrial destinations in the Middle East and North Africa has made a striking impact at India’s Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017, one of the nation’s most important business forums. As home to the region’s largest industrial areas,......
Education and Trainings
Government, Legal and Charity
The event witnessed strong local and international participation
H.E. Eisa Saif Al Qubaisi: “Tadweer’s ultimate objective is showcasing Abu Dhabi as the global capital of future energy and a leading destination for sustainability”
Abu Dhabi, 17 January 2017: The fourth edition of EcoWASTE 2017, a leading conference and exhibition on sustainable environment, was officially inaugurated today at the Abu Dhabi ......
UN, World Bank, IMF, OECD among Top Participating International Organizations
Dubai-UAE: 14 January, 2017: The World Government Summit (WGS) has announced there will be 10 new developments on the agenda of its upcoming fifth edition, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, from February 12-14, 2017. The leading global event will ......
Events and Exhibitions
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
Dubai, January 16, 2017: Panacea Medical & Wellness Centre, a multi-specialty primary health care facility in Dubai, has received the Health Award for distinguished CSR contribution at the Annual Health Awards, jointly hosted by the Department of Economic Development (DED), Dubai and the HEALTH magazine, today.
The award was presented to Panacea Medical & Wellness Centre by His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Chairman of ......
Other Top Stories
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 ......
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 15 January, 2017: ADNOC Distribution today announced that it has commenced a project to enhance the quality of services and products offered at its Officers City service station, located on Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street in Abu Dhabi.
Designed to meet the growing demand for fuelling services at the service station, the enhancement project involves increasing the number of dispensers at the station. The two dispensers currently offering Green Diesel will be replaced with four dispensers that provide Green Diesel and E-Plus 91, Special 95, and Super 98 ......
Part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 15 January 2017: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (EMPOWER), the world's largest district cooling service provider, has announced its participation in the 10th World Future Energy Summit (WFES), which will be held as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017, under the theme of 'Practical Steps Towards a Sustainable Future' from January 16 to19 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre
The summit offers a global platform for pioneers in the sustainability and energy sectors at the regional and ......
10MW of clean energy for 90,000 people, rising to 25MW in subsequent phases
Major step for country’s ambition to have 20% of all energy from renewable sources by 2018
Abu Dhabi-United Arab Emirates: 15 January 2017: Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), Abu Dhabi’s national independent entity, has today signed an USD 15 million concessionary loan agreement for the development of an innovative new hybrid solar and wind generation project in the Caribbean state of Antigua and Barbuda; one of the third funding cycle recipients of ADFD/IRENA Project Facility. The loan ......
Abu Dhabi, 14 January, 2017: ADNOC Distribution has announced the new retail price of unsubsidised LPG cylinders for the month of January 2017.
As per the announcement that is set on the 10th of every month, the new retail price is as follows: AED53 per 25lb up from the earlier marked retail price of AED49, and AED106 per 50lb from the earlier marked retail price of AED98.
Saeed Mubarak Al Rashdi, Acting Chief Executive Officer of ADNOC Distribution, said: “The prices of LPG cylinders is decided every month based on specialised studies, taking into account the ......
IRENA Convenes high-level meeting on renewable energy in South East Europe
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 13 January 2017: A new comprehensive study from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), reveals the enormous potential of renewable energy in the South East Europe (SEE) region. The report, Cost-Competitive Renewable Power Generation: Potential across South East Europe, was released at a high-level meeting preceeding the opening of the seventh session of IRENA’s Assembly, which gathered policymakers from SEE and key regional stakeholders, to discuss the ......
ENEC CEO, Mohamed Al Hammadi, attended as a panel member at the opening of the forum
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 14 January 2017: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has participated in the inaugural Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum in Abu Dhabi, held by The Atlantic Council and in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Energy, ADNOC, Mubadala, and IPIC.
ENEC CEO, Mohamed Al Hammadi, addressed participants during the official opening of the forum, highlighting ENEC’s ongoing contribution to many strategic sectors within the UAE and ......
World Future Energy Summit, ADNEC, Booth No. A401, Hall 5
Showcasing solutions that empower energy industries in Middle East
Regional CEO to address company’s CO2-neutral program in panel discussion
Key topics include transformation of distribution grids, hydrogen storage
Dubai, UAE, January 11, 2017: Siemens will provide a glimpse into the digital future through interactive displays from the company’s technology portfolio next week at the 10th edition of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES), part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. ......
Abu Dhabi — January 16-19, 2017
2 French pavilions (IWS & WFES)
Energy competitiveness clusters: French innovation to take part in the Tech Talk Theater on 17th, 18th from 1p.m to 3p.m
United Arab Emirates, January 11, 2017: Business France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, is once again running two French pavilions at the World Future Energy Summit and the International Water Summit in Abu Dhabi to give visitors an opportunity to evaluate France’s globally recognized expertise which ranks very well in ......
It's never too early to start thinking about Valentine's Day, there is already so much love in the air. Give it one more week and everyone on your insta feed will be using the hashtag #couplegoals .
Our curated Valentine's Day gift guide includes gifts for the beauty lover, those who want something a little bit different, those on a budget or if you are looking to splurge. There is something for everyone.
Ipanema- Love Heart Flip Flops in a selection of colours
Price- AED 100, Available at Ipanema outlets
Konjac Sponge Company- Heart ......
Over 1,000 delegates from 150 countries to attend IRENA Assembly
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 10 January 2017: Government officials from more than 150 countries including 75 ministers, and leaders from international organisations, the private sector and civil society are gathering this week for the Seventh Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). The Assembly will bring together energy leaders to set the global renewable energy agenda and take concrete action to accelerate the ongoing global energy transition.
“2016 was a remarkable year for ......
Dubai, UAE, January 9, 2017: Made by Fressko, the Australian flask brand taking the world by storm has launched its new range of colourful flasks. The brand now offers a wide range of colourful, trendy and chemical free flasks which are a must have for hot or cold beverages.
Fancy a fresh fruit detox water infusion to beat the heat or a hot coffee in the morning at the office? The flasks are 100% BPA and chemical free made without rubber or plastic. The sustainable brand had the idea of portable freshness and hydration, which allows its consumers to enjoy a tasteful and ......
Dubai, UAE 09 January 2017: Despite the progressive measures the UAE Government is taking to make the country a successful global model of sustainable development, UAE businesses are still considerably behind their Western counterparts when it comes to implementing sustainable practises, according to Summertown Interiors the UAE’s leading fit-out contractor specialising in green interiors.
Commenting on corporate sustainability in the UAE Marcos Bish, the Managing Director of Summertown Interiors said: “Since Dubai pledged to make Expo 2020 the first sustainable expo, the ......