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 ... ...
Dubai, UAE, July 27, 2017: Swedish beauty brand FOREO proudly steps into a new category of professional at-home beauty treatments with the launch of ESPADA™.
ESPADA™ combines ultra-powerful blue light with T-Sonic™ pulsations to tackle acne-causing bacteria deep beneath the skin's surface with surgical precision. When topical treatments fail and you absolutely need to see that blemish gone, ESPADA™ (meaning ......
Dubai, UAE. July 26, 2017: Just in time for Eid Al Adha, RAYMOND WEIL, In partnership with the famous French firm, Repetto, presents a variation on the Shine watch inspired by the world of ballet. A symbol of freedom, elegance and movement, the shine “Etoile” watch appears attired in the spirit of tulle and asserts its character as a true performer through the versatility of two interchangeable straps crafted in Repetto ......
Dubai, UAE. July 26, 2017: CITIZEN is proud to present three new models from the Eco-Drive One Collection, in 2016, to commemorate the 40-year history of our light-powered technology “Eco-Drive,” CITIZEN released the flagship model “Eco-Drive One” with just an incredibly slim 1 mm thick movement and 2.98mm thick case. This beautifully refined thinness expressed the essential qualities of a wristwatch and ......
Function that does not compensate on style, Riomaggiore is a multi-functional timepiece that exudes charisma and character.
Dubai, UAE. July 26, 2017: A brand that redefines trends, Cerruti 1881 unveils a timepiece that takes sophistication to the heights of imaginative excellence. Simple and chic, the timepiece is a splendid display of class that has its heart in its details.
Almost capturing your attention immediately is the ......
Dubai, UAE, July 25, 2017: With its exclusive elliptical shape, and based on its longstanding jeweller expertise, deLaCour has developed its City model and gave birth to a new Haute Joaillerie timepiece in a limited edition of 8 pieces.
This chronograph gives rise to a subtle palette of magical colours, like that of a rainbow. Its originality is imposing and quirky. A colourful timepiece where all celestial shades meet in a spectrum of ......
PUMA® LEAPS TO GREATER HEIGHTS WITH ITS NEWEST ADDITION
German Women’s High Jumper Marie-Laurence Jungfleisch Joins the PUMA family.
Dubai, UAE, July 27, 2017: PUMA is excited to introduce its newest ambassador, Marie-Laurence Jungfleisch. The 26-year-old high jumper from Germany has been turning heads and making her presence known in the track & field world. Marie-Laurence is a fan favorite, she has a standout ......
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Square acetate front frame, with gradient lenses.
Inspired by the contrasting patterns and prints of the looks in the Burberry September show, with an eclectic mix of colours, textures and materials, and characterised by a distinct bi-layer acetate.
The exaggerated temples, made from a heavy and bold acetate framework, are embossed with the iconic Burberry logo.
Colour palette: bi-layer black and vintage tortoiseshell ......
Sophisticated design with a modern finish.
The new eyewear collection by Salvatore Ferragamo combines tradition with innovation, aesthetics with function, elegance with practicality. The result is eyewear loaded with unique style and personality.
These men’s sunglasses feature a square front section with thick temples in acetate. The star of the brand’s adv campaign, these ......
Dubai, UAE, July 19, 2017: Vintage inspiration and modern design come together in an alluring, sophisticated collection with luxurious details and a Seventies feel. The iconic models feature unique colors and reflections created by new gloss effects and highly distinctive material combinations, inspired by Chloé’s EFFORTLESS feminine elegance
Graceful and lightweight, Mandy sunglasses feature a ribbon-like metal detail ......
TKD Lingerie asks women in the GCC to get fitted to save themselves back pain
Dubai, UAE, July 19, 2017: More than 80 per cent of women wear the wrong bra size, which can lead to discomfort, bad posture and pain. The swimwear season is particularly hard on necks and backs as many bikinis and bathing suits lack structured support entirely. TKD Lingerie, the D-K cup specialist, is asking all women to get a professional fitting ......
Growth in high-end markets fuels increased smartphone revenue and market share
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - July 27th, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group announced its business results today for the first half of 2017. For the first six months of the year, Huawei earnings totaled RMB XXX, a year-over-year growth of XXX%, with smartphone shipments reaching XXX, a year-on-year increase of XXX percent.
Huawei Consumer Business ......
LG Home Appliance and Air Solution Company Again Leads All Business Units;
Overall Profitability and Revenues Up Despite Challenging Quarter for Mobiles
DUBAI, July 27, 2017: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced second-quarter 2017 revenues of KRW 14.55 trillion (USD 12.89 billion), an increase of nearly 4 percent from the same period last year, led by the home appliance unit, which reported a 12 percent sales increase from ......
Nissan reports financial results in line with company expectations despite rising raw material costs, adverse foreign exchange impacts, and slower than anticipated growth in key markets.
Sales in Japan up 45.6%, US sales up more than total industry volume at 1.2%, sales in China up 5.3%, sales in Europe up 1.1%, and sales in other markets, including Asia and Oceania, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa up 1.2%.
Dubai, UAE, 27 ......
National Food Products Company takes delivery of first Hino 300 Series hybrid truck
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 19, 2017: Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable mobility and exclusive distributor of Hino in the UAE, handed over a Hino 300 Series hybrid truck to Oasis Water Company, in line with its environmental mobility agenda.
The handover, which took place at Oasis Water’s Headquarters, was attended by Ramez Hamdan, ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 July 2017: Motorists in Dubai are being encouraged to get their tyres checked out, free of charge, next time they get their car washed at selected car washes in the emirate. The Tyres and Accessories divisions of Dubai-based Bridgestone distributor, Nasser Al Serkal is implementing the Bridgestone MEA campaign with Autopro, a full-service car repair provider.
Free tyre-check services are being ......
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Travel, Tourism and Hotels
One-off impairments on aircraft and equity investments contribute to US$1.87 billion net loss
Passenger revenues steady on record passenger numbers and 79% load factors
11% reduction in unit costs helps to offset pressure on yields
Group-wide strategic review well underway to drive change and improve performance
Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, July 27, 2017: Etihad Airways today announced its 2016 financial ......
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Government, Legal and Charity
Dubai, UAE, July 27, 2017: Kurita, a leading Japanese company specialising in water treatment technology, has opened its regional headquarter in Jebel Ali Free Zone “Jafza” to serve its customers spread across the GCC and the Middle East.
The company held an opening ceremony of their offices here in the presence of Michiya Kadota, President and Representative Director of Kurita Water Industries
Ltd. , David Olivet, Chief ......
Events and Exhibitions
Briton Ben Swift leads strong six-man line-up
United Arab Emirates. Thursday, 27 July 2017: Fresh from competing in last week’s Tour de France, UAE Team Emirates’ resident Brit, Ben Swift will lead the charge as the team compete in the newly appointed UCI World Tour race, Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic.
Amongst the UAE Team Emirates line-up are Italian riders Simone Consonni, Federico Zurlo, Filippo Ganna, ......
If you don't know Fun City as yet, your kids certainly do. And the huge, fun play areas, all across the city have an incredible membership deal available right now.
Perfectly suited for kiddies from age one, up to 12 years old, each Fun City outlet is one of the best places for both kids and adults to connect, play and get active.
Here are 10 reasons this is the best deal for you and your kids this summer...
1. Fun City has just ......
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
Living in a hot country is often difficult. There are unique challenges associated with extreme heat and most people struggle when daytime temperatures are in the high 30s. Homes and workplaces usually have air-con systems to make life more comfortable for residents, but once you head outside, the heat will hit you like a sledgehammer.
Life in Dubai is wonderful for many reasons, but if you are not accustomed to extreme heat – as is ......
DHA: Twenty six per cent of employees promoted in the last two years.
Staff turnover rate in 2016 reduced to 4 per cent from 6 per cent in 2015.
Amna Al Suwaidi: Various efforts to attract national talent to work across all sectors of DHA
Positive response to the scholarship program for national students (medical and science fields)
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, July 26, 2017: The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced ......
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Compact, convenient and cost-effective RO purifiers to be sold at LuLu Hypermarkets
Dubai 26th July 2017:Kent RO Systems Limited, India’s leading Reverse Osmosis (RO) water purifier brand, has announced its expansion into the GCC market. The brand’s wide range of household appliances will be available at LuLu Hypermarkets. The company has joined hands with UAE’s Sands International for the distribution of its products across the GCC.
The move is a part of the company’s broader expansion plans into the Middle East and North Africa in the next few years. Recent ......
Dubai, UAE. July 26, 2017: Petrofac has secured a contract extension and a new award with a combined value of more than US$100 million for construction management, engineering, commissioning and start-up services for two International Oil Companies (IOCs) in Iraq.
The awards reflect the extensive track record Petrofac has been amassing in the country since 2010. Today’s announcement builds upon US$70 million of new awards in Iraq announced in April, giving the Group good visibility of future work in the country and securing around 250 jobs.
Mani Rajapathy, ......
Tefal Soup Maker is one of my best investments!!!👌💚💚💚 I enjoy not only different kinds of hassle free homemade soups but also smoothies! 😋
Chunky or smooth soup is ready within 25 minutes, stays warm upto 2 hours! 👀
Most of my extended family members and friends got one after experiencing it at my place.... My daughter says I am their brand ambassador 😂😂😂
I mostly look out for more nutritious and healthy options that are low in calories and sodium.
With a soup maker at home I have full control over ......
Milestone testing achievement represents a significant step towards the completion of Unit 2
Tests performed demonstrate commitment to achieving the highest standards of quality.
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 25 July 2017: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation has successfully completed the Cold Hydrostatic Testing (CHT) at Unit 2 at the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant located in Al Dhafra Region of Abu Dhabi. The completion of this milestone, which concluded approximately 12 months after the same tests were successfully completed on Unit 1, demonstrates a commitment to ......
Mega-project at Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam to generate growth in the local area, significantly contributing to the modernization of the economy and supply channel in southern Vietnam
Strategically located, the Bonded Terminal System is set to make Vietnam a force in Southeast Asian for crude oil and refined petroleum products
H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Khalid Bin Ahmed Al Hamed’s majority-owned Baron Point Petroleum seeks to finance the development and provide best-in-class, Abu Dhabi and American expertise
Abu Dhabi, 23 July 2017: Abu Dhabi-based Baron Point ......
GCC LED lighting market estimated to comprise about 38% of the total lighting market in 2015
Dubai, U.A.E: The increase in global demand for lighting solutions, with an emphasis on energy efficient sources, is reshaping the lighting industry, while the continued market expansion in the region puts the Middle East in the spotlight as global majors target Light Middle East 2017.
The leading trade, networking and business generating event for the lighting design and technology industry in the region, Light Middle East returns to Dubai later this year, larger and more representative than ......
*Article written by Christopher EL Khouri, Mechanical Engineer at DC PRO Engineering, a recognized world leader in the fields of District Energy, and regional pioneer in sustainable Green Building MEP Design
19 July 2017
With the increase of the temperatures in the GCC during the summer season, higher electric demand load will put pressure on air conditioning equipment in homes and offices around the city. DC PRO Engineering’s Christopher El Khouri provides six tips to reduce unnecessary energy consumption and keep bills down ......
Abu Dhabi, 15 July, 2017: ADNOC Distribution has announced the opening of Seah Al Saram Service Station in Fujairah, taking the total number of service stations in its network to 460 across the country.
The latest addition to the network demonstrates the company’s sustained efforts to meet the growing demand for its high-quality products and services in the UAE.
Located on Martyrs Street near the area of Dibba Al Hosn, the service station consists of five islands with 8 dispensers offering E-Plus 91, Special 95, Super 98 and Green Diesel. The station has ......
Dubai, 10 July 2017: Hand-picked by Swedish retailer, IKEA, six talented artists and design teams with close links to the fashion industry were chosen to create inspired prints for the launch of the STUNSIG Limited Collection 2017. Featuring everything from fashion photography, digital couture, cartoons to hand drawings and collages, the new collection is applied to everyday items such as cushions, quilt covers, boxes and porcelain.
The result of the collaboration between IKEA and these six artists including Frédérique Vernillet, Malcolm Stuart, Pinar & Viola, ......
The region’s biggest HR platform to take place on October 30-31, 2017 in Abu Dhabi, UAE
Dubai: July 9th, 2017: The 5th Annual GOV HR Summit, the regions’ leading Human Resource platform, will once again open its doors to HR leaders from top government, semi government and state owned entities across the GCC, on 30th October 2017 in Abu Dhabi UAE, under the theme “Turning the biggest challenges into the greatest opportunities”.
With an impressive line-up of influential and intellectual international and regional leaders in Human Resources, the summit will ......
ADWEA leadership delegation visits Barakah and receives update on commissioning activities of Unit 1 of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant
Peaceful nuclear energy will become a major provider of sustainable energy for the Nation
Tour of Units 2, 3 and 4 demonstrate major construction progress and preparations for quality nuclear operations
Tour demonstrated alignment with highest nuclear quality and safety standards
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 08 July 2017: His Excellency Dr. Saif Al Seiari, Acting Director General, Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA), as well as ......
ADNOC Distribution is the sole distributor of petroleum products in the Emirate
ADNOC Distribution’s service station network in Sharjah receives over 250,000 vehicles every day
ADNOC Distribution operates 89 service stations in Sharjah
Abu Dhabi, 08 July, 2017: ADNOC Distribution, the sole distributor of petroleum products in the Emirate of Sharjah through its comprehensive service station network, has announced the further consolidation of its presence in the Emirate with the opening of Al Meedan Service Station.
Located on Al Zahra Street ......
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QNET is committed to providing safe drinking water with its NSF certified HomePure Filtration Systems
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 8th, 2017: Access to clean drinking water is a basic human right and prominent Asian direct selling company QNET pledges to continue its efforts to provide clean, healthy, and great tasting drinking water through HomePure, the NSF-certified home water filtration systems.
At a media roundtable held at the ......
Upgraded facility to serve Delma community with essential services
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, July 8, 2017: Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler's Representative in “Al Dhafra Region”, H.E. Staff Major General Pilot Faris Khalaf Khalfan Al Mazrouei, Chief of the General Authority for the Security of Ports, Borders and Free Zones, and Board Member of Abu Dhabi Ports, officially inaugurated Delma Port today. Strategically located on the eastern side of Delma Island, the new port will better serve the community as an ......
The Global Cooperation Agreement brings together countries such as Canada, China, Colombia, Denmark, Germany (European Union), Japan, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States of America
Dubai, UAE, 1 July 2017: In an effort to enhance the conservational impact and development of district cooling in the UAE, Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider and a member of the Board of Directors of International District Energy Association(IDEA); and partners of the United Nations ......
Covers KOTC vessels in Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Singapore
Fujairah, UAE July 1, 2017: GAC Fujairah has been awarded a husbandry contract by the Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) to provide ship supply services, spare parts handling and a range of other logistical services to its vessels arriving in Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Singapore anchorage.
As part of global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC Group, GAC Fujairah worked in close cooperation with the Middle East Regional Office in Dubai and GAC Singapore to secure the deal.
Under the contract, the GAC ......
Ahmad Bin Shafar presented his views and opinions on the pace of change in the district cooling industry during the ‘Global Leaders Plenary Panel Discussion’
Dubai, UAE, 28 June 2017: Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (EMPOWER), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, shared some of its latest best practices and innovations at the International District Energy Association’s (IDEA) 108th Annual Conference & Tradeshow held in Scottsdale, USA,from26 to 29 June2017.
Abu Dhabi, 28 June, 2017: ADNOC Distribution recently opened the Mahawi North service station, located in the Mahawi area on the Abu Dhabi – Al Ain highway. This new addition takes the total number of stations in Abu Dhabi city and its suburbs to 98 service station and 10 ADNOC Xpress.
Throughout 6 islands and 12 dispensers; Mahawi service station will offer its customers with an around-clock conventional refueling services of fuel; E-Plus 91, special 95 and Super 98 as well as Green Diesel. In the future, the station will add natural gas for vehicles (NGV) facilities.
Orpic B wins 6:5 over IMCO after penalty shoot out
More than 60 matches played over three weeks with 32 company teams participating
Annual SOHAR Cup celebrates teamwork and health during the Holy Month
Orpic B fought their way to glory last night at Al Arabi field in Suhar, to be crowned 2017 champions of the annual SOHAR Cup football tournament. Now in its tenth year, the tournament has grown from small beginnings to become one of the key fixtures in the North Al Batinah region’s sporting calendar. After an exciting match, the B team from the national ......
Dubai, UAE, 24 June 2017: Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation pointed out that leading organizations attain excellence through the exceptional services they provide to their clients.
“Our success at the Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation relies on our adoption to innovation and continual development as a daily practice and a corporate culture. This what has helped us gain our prestigious worldwide reputation and unprecedented achievements”.
During the launch of the new world-class ......