THE EXHIBITION “Insolence”, the new High Jewellery and Fine Jewellery collection by Chaumet, has caught the eye of photographer Karen Collins. Hanging from the picture rails of an ephemeral art gallery installed at 12 place Vendôme, Karen Collins’s shots express the femininity and sensuality of the collection.The photographer plays with the theme of “Insolence” as a second nature, in a contemporary reference to ... ...
Bold and sophisticated is the new Fall/Winter 2016 Versace eyewear collection. Quality of materials and cutting-edge detailing are key: both the sun styles and the optical models feature captivating silhouettes and iconic patterns combined with Versace’s distinctive touch.MEDUSA 96. The new Medusa 96 story reinterprets original styles from the iconic 1996 Gianni Versace Collection. Cool transparencies and shimmering opal tones, enhanced by ... ...
Dubai, UAE, 6th February 2017: West Elm, one of America’s leading home furnishing retailers has launched its fantastic spring collection for 2017 in the Middle East, showcasing its innovative designs and brilliant use of rich materials, colours and patterns which will brighten up your home. With its new collection, The New Modern, West Elm has used its signature colours and boldness which will add a certain amount of ‘pop&r... ...
Inspired by the millennial Japanese art of paper folding to create intricate and original designs, the Purificación García Origami bag with its geometric design and structure has become a brand reference.This season Origami will be available in new colors such as apricot, mint, dream blue or misty rose together with new fantasies such as triangular patchworks and colorful studs. ...
Exclusive selection of diamond jewellery available across all Joyalukkas showrooms only till 18th February 2017.Dubai, UAE, February 2, 2017: Joyalukkas, the world’s favourite jeweller, is giving customers a Valentine’s Day to remember with the exclusive Joyalukkas BeMine Heart to Heart Collection. This captivating collection of diamond jewellery is the perfect gift and will continue to capture hearts long after the season of lo... ...
Dubai, UAE, February 7, 2017: This Valentine’s Day, Stallion Bespoke has a special present in mind for your better half. A high quality custom-made shirt, an essential part of every gentleman’s wardrobe, is a perfect gift to show your love.Custom-made shirts start from AED 250 and clients can choose form a wide variety of materials and cuts. ...
Malabar Gold & Diamonds receives ‘Best Jewellery Brand Award’ from India Bullion and Jewellers Association Ltd. (IBJA)
Mr. Abdul Majeed – Group Executive Director, Malabar Gold & Diamonds received the award from Mr. Mukesh Mehta, President – National, India Bullion and Jewellers Association at an event held in Mumbai recently.
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: Malabar Gold & ......
INSIGHT is 100% made in ITALY.
Products formulation are from active main ingredients derive from organic agriculture from certified crops. A blend of oils and butter of natural origin work in synergy with these extracts, increasing the action of nourishment of the hair.
INSIGHT is SLS/SLES free, Petrolatum free, Silicon free, Paraben free, Colorant and Allergen free.
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Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: Today, Citychamp Watch & Jewellery announces the appointment of Mr Davide Traxler as interim CEO of Eterna in addition to his current and continuing responsibilities as CEO of Corum Group.
This strategic appointment demonstrates the support of the group towards its European brands and the confidence of both partners in pursuing longstanding development & growth of both Houses.
Mr. Tao Li, Executive ......
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: “Working women never had it easy; their forays into career building are often interrupted or put in hold to fulfil their traditional roles as wives and mothers” says Houda Naji, CEO of younoh media.
Four years ago, after my second child was born, I decided to take a small break to be with my daughter for the first few months of her life. When I was ready to go back to the workforce, no one gave me ......
Malabar Gold & Diamonds opened its latest showroom in Ballari, Karnataka, India on 18th March, 2017.
Mr. H.G Ramakrishnan, H.R.G & Companies along with Mr. O. Asher, Managing Director – India Operations, Malabar Gold & Diamonds jointly inaugurated Malabar Gold & Diamonds’ 172nd showroom globally at Car Street, Ballari, Karnataka, India in the Presence of Mr. Iflu Rahman, Regional Head, Malabar Gold & ......
TKD Lingerie celebrates fifth birthday with five year trend retrospective
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: TKD Lingerie, the D-K cup expert, has revealed how the lingerie design has changed over the past five years since its inception in 2012.
The lingerie retailer has seen two distinct and opposing trends emerge over the past five years. There has been a clear ‘50 Shades of Grey’ effect, with a steep ......
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Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: In April 2017, the eyewear retailer and eyecare specialist Grand Optics is celebrating 20 years in the Middle East.
Since Grand Optics’ inception in 1997, by the founder & CEO Shawqi Ghanem, the company has been fully dedicated to their clientele and focused to further strengthen its position as the trend-setting and most trusted optical services provider in the region. ......
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: This season, the design team has presented its ideas and brought its sketches to life on a catwalk that will become the showcase for the creations of fashion’s future trends. Their legacy for the upcoming season: a series of new, timeless pieces that will serve to strengthen the brand’s position among industry leaders.
Warm weather is just around the corner and with it a return to life lived ......
Femininity, elegance and sensuality with a certain ’90s feel, are the inspiration behind the look for Oysho women this SS17.
The collection features new long-line designs, turning bras into tops and other garments that break away from their definition as underwear to take over the streets and become a trend that will stay with us throughout summer. Minimalist-style sleepwear is also a feature along with kimonos, cropped tops ......
Smartworld hosts the inaugural CIOMajlis Annual Conference
Region’s first of its kind annual ‘Student Innovation Award’ for Emirati and expat university students launched by CIOMajlis
Winners of Student Innovation Award to get jobs in leading UAE companies
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: CIOMajlis launched the region’s first annual innovation award for university students, which will give them an opportunity ......
Amity University Dubai offers four top students dream ticket to a university degree
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: Students visiting GITEX Shopper Spring 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) this week will have the opportunity to submit their best report cards to win four university scholarships offered by Amity University Dubai.
With a value of AED37,500 each and applicable to any Bachelor’s Degree or ......
Suicide Squad and The Wolf of Wall Street actor revealed as the new face of Nissan’s electric vehicle and zero emission programme
In first mini-movie, Robbie takes Nissan BladeGlider for a midnight spin around Monaco as company moves to attract new audience to the electric revolution
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: March 22, 2017: Actor Margot Robbie has been revealed as Nissan’s new electric vehicle (EV) ambassador by ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 March 2017: Bridgestone Middle East and its sole importer and distributor for Dubai and the Northern Emirates Nasser bin Abdullatif Alserkal Est. have teamed up to help promote occupational health safety at Emirates Transport (ET), the leading transport and auto services corporation.
The global tyre maker and its distributor are jointly sponsoring a month’s worth of activities, including ......
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Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: Finnair is making changes to its traffic program for the summer 2017 season, due to operational reasons which relate to a temporary shortage of crew and aircraft. Finnair will suspend its flights between Helsinki and Miami between May 4th and September 29th and will also cancel two of its weekly frequencies on its Helsinki-Chicago route during the month of May.
“We are very sorry about the disruption ......
Dubai, March 22, 2017: Al Ghurair Rayhaan and Al Ghurair Arjaan by Rotana, the 5 star hotel and deluxe hotel apartments, hosted a Nowruz event to showcase the true essence of the Persian New Year.
The two stunning Rotana properties in Deira invited valued media partners and bloggers in the hotel. During the event, an overview of its enticing offers was introduced.
With prices starting from AED 120* per person; come along with ......
Banking and Investments
New platform for cyber intelligence sharing is among the steps proposed to make the banking system more robust
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: The CEOs Advisory Council of the UAE Banks Federation (UBF), a professional representative body comprising 49 member banks operating in the UAE, met in Dubai today (March 22, 2017) to discuss latest developments in the banking sector in UAE. The meeting was chaired by H.E. Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, Chair......
Education and Trainings
Global Infrastructure Investment of AED112 trillion Required Over Next 20 years to Ensure Sustainable Urban Future
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 22 March, 2017: The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent, research-driven graduate-level university focused on advanced energy, and sustainable technologies, and the British Council, the UK Science and Innovation Network (SIN) and the UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial ......
Government, Legal and Charity
RSM reports 7.6% fee income growth in 2016, after its first full year operating as a unified, global brand
20% increase in cross-border services to internationally-active middle market clients
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 22, 2017: Leading audit, tax and consulting network, RSM, has reported growth in global fee income of 7.6% for the year ending 31 December 2016. Total fee income for the period increased to ......
Events and Exhibitions
A group of 22 young dancers, from 14 different countries set to represent UAE in front of Disneyland crowds on 28th March
22 March 2017, UAE, Dubai: Step Up Academy, a homegrown dance school from Dubai, has announced that it is the first and only group from the UAE to be chosen to perform live at one of the largest and most high profile venues in the world, Disneyland Paris. On 28th March, the unique group of 22 young dancers from 14 ......
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Sensorial Journey of Carita the latest in long line-up of special events at Dubai beauty and wellness showcase
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: An innovative spa experience taking customers through an unforgettable voyage of the five senses is the latest new feature at Beautyworld Middle East 2017, ensuring visitors to the annual trade fair in Dubai come away feeling revitalised, empowered and informed.
‘Sensorial Journey of Carita designed by centdegres Dubai’ is a live spa where visitors will be offered a bespoke treatment involving taste, sound, touch, scent and ......
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: Spoil your mother with TRYANO’s stunning selection of Mother's Day gifts. From her favourite flowers and indulgent beauty and fragrance sets to stylish shoes, bags and accessories, make this a Mother’s Day she won’t forget. Your mom deserves the best so WOW her with one of these thoughtful presents from TRYANO.
A wide assortment of Mother’s Day gifts ideas that is available at TRYANO.
First of a kind project to be delivered for a logistics company in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20th March 2017: RSA logistics and SirajPower have signed a solar lease agreement to deliver a solar rooftop solution in Dubai. SirajPower will develop a solar system of 1.1 MW on RSA logistics’ rooftop, in Dubai Logistics City, Dubai South. The solar system will cover more than 90% of the energy consumption.
David Auriau, Director at SirajPower highlighted: “This first-of-a-kind project will not only help cut energy expenditure, but will also help promote a green ......
The pre-school marks 10 years with its BON Family and others at the British Orchard Nursery Fun Fair
March 20, 2017; Dubai, UAE: Hundreds of people thronged to the British Orchard Nursery Fun Fair this weekend to indulge in some exciting and festive activities catered to all age groups. Visitors, particularly youngsters, had a gala time at the fair which offered a wide variety of amusements to suit every one’s interest. From making memories at Costume Photo Booth to letting off steam in Bouncy Castle, to participating in stage dramas, art competitions, baking contests, gym and ......
A Moisturizing Facial Mist That Awakens the Skin and Senses
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: The iconic Eight Hour® Cream has been long acclaimed for its intense moisturizing and multi-tasking properties and is one of the most well-known beauty products in the world. Continuing this legacy, Elizabeth Arden introduces the Eight Hour® Miracle Hydrating Mist, an instantly invigorating facial spray that hydrates, soothes and refreshes skin.
Eight Hour® Miracle Hydrating Mist is powered by our antioxidant rich Superfruit Blend that works to leave ......
Winners of Huawei ‘Seeds for the Future’ innovation competition
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: Three students of Canadian University Dubai (CUD) have won the opportunity to travel to Huawei Headquarters in China, following their recent triumph in the ‘Seeds for the Future’ student innovation competition.
Undergraduate marketing majors Rhoda Makki, Sofia Alami Riad and Ahmed Alaa were awarded first place among the six teams in the finals of the intra-university competition for their parking management system, EasyP, a mobile app that aims to ease ......
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: The urban romanticism and eclecticism that Creative Director Alessandro Michele has infused into his collections has redefined Gucci’s codes and creativity. His distinctive and contemporary aesthetic favors gender fluidity, rich embellishments, and an unconventional vibe, all blended liberally and unexpectedly. As seen on the runway, eyewear is part of the House’s new aesthetic. Over 250 new styles developed annually feature the brand’s iconic motifs alongside novelty details, making the offering extremely versatile for the contemporary ......
Delegation of UAE businessmen visit Mumbai, Ahmedabad as part of Global Business Forum roadshow
Chamber reveals plans to open representative office in India later this year
H.E. Al Ghurair: 29% of new companies registered with Dubai Chamber in 2016 were Indian; total number of Indian members has exceeded 36,000
H.E. Buamim: UAE and India have historic ties that have strengthened in recent decades with the increase of bilateral trade and investment
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry recently concluded a successful trade mission to India ......
Unsurpassed elegance to be treasured forever after
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: Every woman dreams of unsurpassed elegance on her wedding day, and Mouawad’s spectacular masterpieces and high jewelry collections certainly bring this dream to life with stunning splendor. Bursting with exuberant charm and femininity, every piece is designed to find particular resonance with its wearer, and enchant all those within its gaze.
Just as wedding traditions are laden with symbolic beauty, so Mouawad’s new masterpieces and high jewelry sets offer up a deeper meaning behind their ......
Dubai-UAE: 19 March 2017 – The Dubai Data Establishment (DDE) announced the conclusion of the Dubai Data Compliance Course that was designed in collaboration with the Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) and targeted leaders from 14 government entities in the UAE.
The course focused on topics pertaining to data classification, publication and exchange among collaborating entities to boost customer experience and analyze performance in a way that can enhance Dubai’s competitiveness and improve the happiness of its citizens and residents.
His Excellency Dr Ali ......
Hanan Al Hroub, 2016 Global Teacher Prize winner launches ‘Teachers for Peace,’ to be financed by Varkey Foundation and Interpeace
Thomas Friedman shares insights on addressing the challenges in education in today’s age of acceleration
British adventurer Bear Grylls underpins value of tenacity in achieving one’s dreams
Dubai, UAE; 19 March 2017: His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the UAE Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, highlighted the UAE’s experience as a role model for building Global Citizenship, at ......
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2017 – QNET today announced that it has received the award for Omnichannel Automation: Best E-Commerce Experience at the Sitecore® Experience Awards 2016 for Asia. Every year, Sitecore, the global leader in customer experience management, honours its customers and their partners who thoroughly demonstrate how their Sitecore solution delivers an outstanding experience for customers and their respective organisations.
The category of best E-Commerce Experience that QNET won, recognises organisations that deliver a seamless, integrated e-commerce ......
Easter isn’t Easter without a Hot Cross Bun, and this year Marks & Spencer has its biggest range yet which will leave your family truly spoilt for choice!
With a delicious and inventive selection of hot cross buns to choose from – including new M&S flavours such as Chocolate Orange and Cranberry and Orange, as well as the classic favourites – Kentish Bramley Apple and Toffee Fudge & Belgian Chocolate; Marks & Spencer are certainly spoiling your taste buds, this Easter!
Our 4 Luxury Hot Cross buns, flavoured with mixed spice, nutmeg and cinnamon, ......
Varkey Foundation Challenge Fund includes grant to help train every UK teacher to support pupils with mental health problems
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2017: A project to provide every UK teacher with a grounding in understanding mental health issues so they can spot problems early and help troubled pupils is one of four programmes to be awarded a share of a US $200,000 fund announced today at the Global Education and Skills Forum (GESF) 2017.
The awards under the Varkey Foundation Challenge Fund – which aims to support education projects that have the potential to achieve ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 18 March 2017; Thomas Friedman, the author of The World is Flat and The New York Times foreign affairs columnist, batted for old values, which he said “matters more than ever” today in education, and underlined the need for teachers and students to “own the education space.”
At a ‘Meet the Mentor’ session at the fifth Global Education & Skills Forum (GESF), a Varkey Foundation initiative, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Sunday 19 March 2017: The success of the Varkey Foundation’s US $1M Global Teacher Prize, now celebrating its third year of success, has inspired National Teacher Prizes in over 20 nations.
Colombia was the first country to start its own prize, with the backing and support of the Varkey Foundation. And since the Global Teacher Prize was awarded to Palestinian teacher Hanan Al Hroub in March 2016, many countries have now decided to follow suit, announcing that they will launch their own unique national teacher prizes.
The countries ......
Feilo Sylvania is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of this year’s RetrofitTech Summit and Awards taking place at The Meydan Hotel, Dubai from 20-21 March 2017. The company will be displaying a raft of innovative lighting solutions that offer a high quality of light, energy-efficient performance and intuitive controls specifically designed for retrofit applications.
The event is now in its third year and aims to identify project opportunities across the UAE and find out the strategies and the latest technologies which can help users achieve energy and water efficiency savings. The ......
PSA Group inaugurated its first regional headquarters in the "Dubai Airport Free Zone" (DAFZ) to promote the group’s presence in the region.
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2017: The high-profile event was attended by Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni; Director General of the Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), UAE’s celebrated rally driver Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, Jean-Christophe Quémard, Executive Vice-President; Africa-Middle East of PSA Group and Cedric Zayoun; Managing Director of the GCC region at PSA Group.
Welcoming PSA Group to DAFZA, Dr. Mohammed Al ......
Buying of commodities picks up after four weeks of selling
Industrial and precious metals in the lead as bidders emerge
Unchanged Fed rate trajectory initial boosts bonds, sends USD to 5-week low
Developments in rate market reversed some of gold and silver's weakness
Soothing Saudi remarks, lower US oil stocks halt crude oil's steep correction
Brent almost hit $50/barrel, while WTI bounced off key technical level
But sentiment in the oil market remains fragile
By Ole Hansen
Head of Commodity Strategy / Saxo Bank
Commodities found a bid for the first time ......
Olay Regenerist’s Highest-Ever SPF Protection That’s So Lightweight You Won’t Even Notice It
Dubai, March 19, 2017: World’s Number One Female Facial Skincare Brand1, Olay announces an innovative new day moisturiser in its advanced anti-ageing Regenerist range – NEW Olay Regenerist Microsculpting Cream SPF30 combines proven anti-ageing technology and SPF protection with a revolutionary and surprisingly lightweight feel.
WHY ARE DAILY SPF PROTECTION AND PROVEN ANTI-AGEING ESSENTIALS FOR YOUNGER-LOOKING SKIN?
It’s a well-established ......