In 2017, Turkey’s olive oil exports reached 53,627 tons, equivalent to USD 207,881,000.
Turkey aims to increase olive product exports to USD 3.8 billion by 2023.
Dubai, 21 June 2018: Turkish Exporters Assembly revealed that its olive and olive oil product exports to the UAE are growing at a rapid pace. In 2018, Turkey’s UAE olive and olive oil exports grew from USD 1,607,260 to USD 2,870,800 signifying a growth of 79%.
Olive oil represents the country’s fastest growing food exports sector. A majority of the olives produced in Turkey are pressed for oil, with only one-fourth of the production reserved for table olives.
Over the last three decades, olive oil production in Turkey, especially in Izmir, has grown immensely. The estimated volume of olive oil production for the ......read more
South African Consul General visits Al Maya Supermarkets in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2018: Mr. Kamal Vachani, Group Director of Al Maya Group and H.E Mr Mogobo David Magabe, South Africa’s Consul General to Dubai met at Al Maya Group’s flagship Supermarket at Murooj Complex in Dubai.
Mr. Kamal Vachani informed the consul general about the FMCG products available at Al Maya Super markets across the UAE coming from South Africa. The Consul General appreciated the Group’s role in promoting South Africa’s food products in the UAE.
Brands like Natural Spices, Bakers Biscuits, Vital Soy Sauce, Ouma Rusk, etc. are available at Al Maya Supermarkets, informed Kamal Vachani. Mr Kamal Vachani further added customers are very much happy with the range available in Al Maya Supermarkets.
Al Maya ......read more
Enjoy a free breakfast meal and hot beverage on your Birthday at Sophie’s Café
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2018: Waking up to well wishes from your loved ones on your birthday is a fantastic feeling, but nothing can beat receiving a free breakfast from your favourite neighborhood restaurant to enjoy on your special day!
Wishes do come true as Sophie’s - the healthy and wholesome eatery located in Citadines Metro Central hotel in Barsha Heights is offering a free breakfast meal and hot beverage if you visit them on the morning of your birthday!
Simply present your Emirates ID to Sophie’s staff to confirm your birth date and enjoy your favourite breakfast meal and hot beverage on us. Better still, there’s no expiry on this treat, so even if your Birthday is 11 months from now, come on in!
Dubai, UAE, June 14, 2018: Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group welcoming the Dh.50 billion stimulus package announced by Government said this will greatly benefit all sectors of UAE and will strengthen further economy stability and sustainability and will give confidence to the investors and businesses.
The UAE visa and company ownership reforms announced earlier will further boost economy growth in the coming years.
The new system of replacing the bank guarantee requirement for the employee’s visa is very welcome step.
Allowing 48 hours visa to transit passengers is great a step taken by the Government, which will allow passengers to enter Dubai easily.
Providing six month temporary visa without fees for job seekers in the UAE is also a welcoming steps taken by the Government, added Mr Kamal ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2018: Its football season and Burger & Lobster is here to kick it off with a champion offering. Starting June 14th, fans of Burger & Lobster will be able to enjoy the World Cup at the adored DIFC venue on a 3x3 meter wide screen, combined with the flavours of signature and brand-new Burger & Lobster favourites in a combo package for two. Kick-start those taste buds with the savoury and crispy Panko Popcorn, followed by two Mini Burgers, a Mini Shrimp Roll and the deviously delicious Truffle Fries, perfectly accompanied by two brilliant bottles of hops.
Practice winning every day with Burger & Lobster this World Cup!
World Cup Package priced at AED 120
Available from June 14th to July 14th during the matches
World Cup Package:
1x Panko Popcorn
1x Mini Burger
1x Hot Mama ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 4, 2018: From the beloved luxury tea brand that retails in Harrods and online, comes an elegantly designed gift box in celebration of the holy month of Ramadan. Newby Teas, the luxury tea company, is launching its limited edition Arabian Nights gift box for the first time in honor of the holy month.
This stunning gift box has been created with the inspiration from the famous Arabic folklore ‘Alf Layla Wa Layla’ or popularly known as A Thousand and One Nights OR Arabian Nights in English. The new box design builds on Newby Teas legacy of award-winning packaging available at www.newbyteas.ae
The alluring pop-up setting features elements representing Ramadan, such as the traditional crescent moon paying homage to the time to break fast. Making it the perfect table arrangement for ......read more
This Ramadan, Burger & Lobster will be offering two very strong contenders to satisfy those hunger pangs to the fullest for friends & family alike.
Dubai, UAE, June 3, 2018: With a dual offering, one that caters to individuals and the other for family and friends, fans of the adored restaurant can savour the flavours of signature Burger & Lobster favourites including the classic Cheeseburger, the ever popular Mini Lobster Roll, and a half pounder of lobster lusciously prepared for a hearty and filling Iftar. Round off the beast-of-a-feast with the Tres Leches for the ultimate sweet-finish.
For families and groups of up to 6, bonus treats await including the flavourful poppin’ Lobster Popcorn and the hearty Lobster Casserole served with fresh chips and salad.
Available ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 31, 2018: Al Jazira Poultry’s eggs are produced in extremely hygienic conditions using the best possible equipment and systems from Europe. Hens from the world’s best breed are flown in from Europe and housed in water-cooled insulated houses where they are protected from the region’s extreme climatic conditions and wild birds. Automatic systems ensure a comfortable climate, along with a steady supply of feed and cool drinking water in the hen houses.
The standard of drinking water meets with G.S.O. and W.H.O standards for potable water.
Feed for the hens, mainly corn and soybean meal, is manufactured in-house ensuring full quality control & freshness.
A comprehensive distribution network comprising temperature controlled vans ensures that customers all over the Emirates receive a ......read more
Al Maya Introduces New Products From United Kingdom
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2018: Her Majesty’s Consul General to Dubai and Northern Emirates H.E. Andrew Jackson, who has just taken over as Consul General visited Al Maya Supermarkets in Dubai.
Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group welcomed the Consul General at their Supermarket situated at Murooj Complex, Dubai. HM Consul General toured the Supermarket and was impressed with the products display at Al Maya Supermarkets. Mr Kamal Vachani introduced the Al Maya Supermarkets business and its other operations to Her Majesty’s Consul General.
During the interaction, Mr Kamal Vachani informed HM Consul General that Al Maya regularly send representatives to FMCG trade shows/exhibitions in UK for sourcing new product range from ......read more
Kibsons wish their loyal customers Ramadan Kareem and offer a special promotion of 10% discount on their already competitive prices
Dubai, UAE, May 29, 2018: Ramadan is the month of giving and as a special gift to their loyal customers, Kibsons, the leading online home delivery service that makes healthy eating a reality for thousands of households across the UAE, are offering a 10% discount on their already low wholesale prices throughout the holy month.
Their convenient, healthy and affordable product range includes fresh fruit, vegetables, organics, meat, seafood, dairy, bread, nuts, drinks, spices, oils and snacks.
All fresh produce is handpicked with free delivery directly to your door. Their wholesale prices are unbeaten and offer great value for money as well as total convenience. With their fantastic range of ......read more
Marina Mall Abu Dhabi is the capital’s hamburger destination
Lettuce mark the spot so you can ketchup on all these great burger deals that can be enjoyed for iftar or throughout the day
Abu Dhabi, May 27, 2018: In celebration of National Burger Day on Monday (May 28), Marina Mall Abu Dhabi has rounded up the best of the best burger deals in the capital.
The hamburger destination is home to the only Five Guys in Abu Dhabi as well as sought-after burger joints: Bareburger, Shake Shack, La Brioche, Shakespeare & Co, Chili’s, Tony Roma’s and the ol’ faithful McDonald’s.
Make no minced-steak, no other mall in the capital can relish in the strong array of burger variety and options for Abu Dhabi’s residents. Here’s a round-up of the best burger deals ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2018: The RODA Al Murooj’s preparation for the Holy Month of Ramadan gained much appreciation from a group of food connoisseurs who attended a pre-Ramadan Iftar buffet hosted by the hotel as preview to its wide-ranging arrangements for the holy month of Ramadan.
The guests, including Media, Bloggers and VIPs, were much impressed as they savored a traditional and truly lavish Iftar buffet complemented with live cooking stations, Arabic beverages and desserts in the enchanted setting of Pergolas restaurant.
General Manager of the RODA Al Murooj, Nael Elwaary, said, “This special Ramadan gathering was organized as part of our unceasing efforts to offer best services to our guests. Our aim was to have an honest feedback from our brand ambassadors before serving the lavish Iftar buffet to our ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2018: RODA Al Bustan hosted a successful Pre-Ramadan preview to showcase the setup and concept of their holy Ramadan month’s offerings. The event received a lot of good comments from food enthusiasts who attended the Iftar buffet preview.
All the Media, bloggers, and other VIP guests were captivated by the traditional Emirati buffet complemented with live cooking stations with different varieties of International cuisines, and the various Arabic drinks and desserts in the lavish Ramadan Market at the lobby of RODA Al Bustan.
The General Manager of RODA Al Bustan, Puneet Baijal, stated, “The Ramadan Iftar Preview at RODA Al Bustan was organized in line with our continuous hard work to maintain the best authentic Emirati services to our guests. Our goal is to get honest opinions from our ......read more
Arjaan by Rotana Hosts Iftar Gathering for Over 40 Children of Determination
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2018: With a commitment to spreading the warmth of the holy month and creating an inclusive society for all, Arjaan by Rotana recently hosted students from the SNF Development Center and their family members for an exclusive Iftar gathering.
Over 40 students and parents enjoyed breaking their fast at the hotel property located in the heart of Dubai Media City.
For over ten years, SNF has dedicated itself towards empowering children of determination and imparting them necessary skills to enter the workforce and achieve self-sufficiency in all aspects of life.
The Center offers personalized and professional support to students above the age of fourteen years and strives to empower them to become an ......read more
Created by 9 of Moombai & Co’s finest chefs, the menu hosts traditional as well as innovative mango treats for a whole mango meal
From 7th May until 30th June, Moombai & Co serves its culinary best with the fruit of the season, mangoes
The Mango Memory menu is a gastric journey through India with concepts developed by the chefs of the restaurant from foods that are reminiscent of the subcontinent in the 60’s and 70’s
The menu hosts mango drinks, starters, mains as well as desserts for a complete mango meal for fanatics of the king of all fruits
May 19, 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Moombai & Co Café and Bar introduces its summer festive menu, the Mango Memory. Carefully crafted by a team of 9 chefs, each dish is reminiscent of the various traditionally desi ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 16, 2018: Marrybrown (MB) continues to expand in the UAE, with the successful opening of its new flagship outlet in Muroor Road, one of the capital’s most prominent areas.
The new outlet features a fantastic ambiance for the customers, which aims to enhance the customer dining experience.
Mr. Imran Akhtar, General Manager of Marrybrown UAE, comments on the expansion, “We would like to thank all our customers for the massive support which they have shown us for many years. We are very pleased to be celebrating the opening of our new MB outlet in Muroor, Abu Dhabi. We invite everyone to come and visit our new outlet and give us an opportunity to serve you the ultimate chicken experience. We are looking forward for your love and support in the future. Likewise, we are delighted to announce that we ......read more
May 15, 2018; Dubai: The time we spend with our family and friends during Ramadan is very special, a time to enjoy each other’s company as well as a time to rediscover the joy of cooking for loved ones. With a selection of coloured glass tea light holders, beautiful serving platters and clever cooking solutions, Villeroy & Boch offers the perfect tableware and accessories for a warm and cosy Iftar, allowing you to cook with ease, as you gather your loved ones around a perfectly presented table.
Villeroy & Boch
Villeroy & Boch is one of the world's leading premium brands for ceramic products. The family business, which was founded in 1748 and is headquartered in Mettlach/Germany, stands for innovation, tradition and exceptional style. As a renowned lifestyle brand, Villeroy & Boch offers ......read more
Al Maya brings great promotions to welcome Ramadan
Dubai, UAE, May 15, 2018: The Holy month of Ramadan is about to begin in a few days and the market trend shows customers spend most on the groceries during this month. That’s the reason Al Maya Group brings exceptional offers and gives the opportunity to its customers to enjoy lower prices on a wide range of Fruits & Vegetables, Grocery items, Bakery products, Non-Food items and much more in Al Maya Supermarkets across UAE.
Ramadan is in the ninth month of Islamic calendar and observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting. Inspired by the spirit of giving, Al Maya Group launches special promotion to celebrate the generous spirit of Ramadan.
“First I wish Happy Ramadan to all Muslims in the country as the Holy month is very special time for ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 14, 2018: Tired of visiting the same traditional Iftar buffets every year and looking for something new? Look no further, as TUB OF BUTTER invites you to try their new Night Picnic during the holy month of Ramadan, where you can enjoy an enticing selection of Mediterranean inspired dishes in front of a projector movie – all happening indoors whisking you away from the blazing heat and towards a breezy summer night!
To get you in the mood for The Night Picnic – TUB OF BUTTER will be fully decked out with fairy lights, picnic themed table cloths or rugs on the floor, if you fancy an authentic picnic experience.
The family and kid friendly restaurant will be open everyday during Ramadan from 7am until 1am*, so families can enjoy a picnic themed Dinner, Iftar or Suhoor, while ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (May 13, 2018) – Welcoming the holy month, Arjaan by Rotana invites guests to experience the traditions of Ramadan with an array of authentic Iftar offerings at its newly launched restaurant – Cilantro.
Conveniently located in Dubai Media City and overlooking the Palm Jumeirah, Arjaan by Rotana will offer an Iftar experience featuring traditional Middle Eastern cuisine with a contemporary twist in an elegant, family-friendly setting. The culinary team have created a mouthwatering selection of Ramadan favorites including hot and cold mezze, ouzi, fish, lamb and chicken mandi, live shawarma station, accompanied by an array of desserts and beverages, offering a deliciously authentic Iftar buffet priced at AED 146 per adult and AED 58 per child.
For larger groups wishing ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 13, 2018: The US’s most highly acclaimed chicken restaurant celebrated its Grand Opening on Tuesday, April 17 at The Dubai Mall, followed by a ribbon cutting with the company’s founder and CEO Todd Graves. Graves traveled from the U.S. for the grand opening event and to soak in the Dubai culture.
The first in the UAE, Raising Cane’s is located in The Dubai Mall’s 2nd Floor Food Court and is already gaining a loyal allegiance of fans, known as “Caniacs”. The fastest growing Restaurant in the USA, Raising Cane’s has been spreading its “ONE LOVE”—quality chicken finger meals in the U.S. since Graves opened his first restaurant in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1996.
Graves’s kicked off his visit to the UAE by visiting Sky Dive Dubai where he ......read more
دبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة (1 مايو، 2018) - أعلن مطعم ’فرزي كافيه‘ عن تقديمه تجربة مميزة للذواقة تجمع بين الأطباق الكلاسيكية العالمية والتأثيرات المعاصرة في عالم المأكولات والضيافة ضمن فضاءاته العصرية المفعمة بالحيوية والأصالة. ويعتزم المطعم تقديم قائمته الجديدة من وجبات الإفطار الرمضانية طوال الشهر المبارك ابتداءً من الساعة 7 مساءً ولغاية الساعة 2 بعد منتصف الليل. ويضمن المكان لعشاق المذاق الفريد فرصةً لتدليل حواسهم مع أفخر المأكولات العالمية بلمساتٍ هندية عربية لا مثيل لها.
وتستقطب الوجهة الفاخرة الضيوف المميزين من خلال ما تقدمه من ابتكارات تعكس التوجهات الإبداعية الحديثة في المطبخ المعاصر، كما تتيح أجواؤها الأنيقة وإطلالتها الخلابة تجربة طعام استثنائية تزخر بتوليفة فاخرة من أشهى الأطباق العصرية اعتماداً على أسلوب الطهو الجزئي، وتقدم صياغات جديدة للمكونات في إطار يمنح الذواقة فرصة اختبار أطايب الوصفات الغنية ......read more
Delicious food with tons of love at GarfieldEats
Dubai, UAE, May 05, 2018: GarfieldEATS is an innovative, all-in-one mobile application where users can both order food and discover entertainment on the same platform. Nathen Mazri, a young Arab entrepreneur is all set to launch the first ever Quick Mobile Restaurant (QMR) in Dubai based on ‘enter-gaging’ (entertaining and engaging), a concept that places the customer on a digital platform in lieu of the old fashioned Quick Service Restaurants (QSR). GarfieldEATS is now set to officially launch in Dubai on May 12.
The all-in-one GarfieldEATS app will offer users the opportunity to watch Garfield animation videos, read Garfield comics, play in-app games that earn redeemable points, place delivery orders and much more. Yes, it is built around ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 02, 2018: Following the spread of environmental awareness worldwide, organic food is now a global trend and an essential step towards a healthier life. Hence, Nohf, the leader in natural and organic foods free of artificial colors, preservatives and chemicals provides the Gulf region with the finest organic products.
“You are what you eat” has been proven in recent studies. Adopting a healthy lifestyle begins by selecting trusted organic foods that are more nutritious, which in turn will help you in recovering from and preventing diseases, especially chronic ones such as diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity. In addition, organic foods are always considered a safe option for being free of pesticides and other harmful substances.
The demand for specialty organic and high quality natural ......read more
Choose from a wide-range of natural, organic and non-toxic products at the health and wellness online marketplace – Goodness Cart
Dubai, UAE, May 02, 2018: If you are looking for a one stop shop for all of your lifestyle, health and wellness needs, Goodness Cart is just one convenient click away. A new e-commerce marketplace in the UAE, Goodness Cart focusses on health and wellness products for the entire family by offering a curated collection of companies and brands under one virtual roof. With affordable pricing and quick delivery, Goodness Cart is accessible to everybody in the UAE.
Goodness Cart has sourced the very best natural and organic products that include a wide range of healthy food and lifestyle brands from fresh produce including fruit and vegetables, fish and seafood, meat ......read more
Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition opens door to on-site sales for publics
Local and international exhibitors seek to expand their reach at SIAL Middle East 2017
Abu Dhabi, 25 November, 2017: With an increasing importance being placed on health and lifestyle, especially in the UAE, organically sourced and healthy foods are becoming part of a staple diet.
According to numbers published by the Organic Trade Association, the estimate size for total organic market consumer sales for organic products in the UAE totals AED154Mil per year, making it the 38th largest market in the ......read more
A new expansion for Godiva Middle East Gourmet chocolate is coming soon through the opening of its 17th branch in the UAE and 8th in Abu Dhabi in Bawabet Al Sharq Mall, Baniyas City. Where this branch will include Godiva store for purchasing, offering different collections like the newly released Gold Discovery Box and signature truffles.
It will also consist of a café setting for visitors to enjoy the wide variety of the Godiva café menu, such as chocolate crêpes, ice creams, and unique drinks made with Godiva ingredients. The store will open its doors at the beginning of December ......read more
** Casual dining restaurant and gourmet grocer invites customer to enjoy a coffee for 1 Dhs coffee on November 29th and 30th **
Tub Of Butter, the casual dining restaurant and gourmet grocer just off Sheikh Zayed Road invites you to help them celebrate their First Birthday by giving you the gift of a 1 Dhs coffee on Wednesday 29th and Thursday 30th November 2017.
Since it opened its doors for business last year, the restaurant has caused quite a buzz and a mass of Instagram action with its coffee art, with Marilyn Monroe, Johnny Depp, Justin Bieber, Nancy Ajram and Sha Rukh Khan, ......read more
To be held on the 13th and 14th of December, 2017, in Abu Dhabi, the 2nd Middle East Food Forum (MEFF) will host keynotes and panel discussions; Restaurant Consultants Roundtable; CEO Roundtable; and invitation-only event - Cocktail networking evening for the F&B and HORECA sectors
A special networking and cocktail evening will be held on the 13th of December for the industry’s inspiring minds to create a stronger interconnected network within the industry, as well as a CEO Roundtable conference addressing the needs of the hour on the 14th of December
MEFF will attract over ......read more
Four new features enrich 8th edition of exhibition; Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition to host 80 date producers, suppliers from 12 countries
Abu Dhabi, 11 November, 2017: Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority, the eighth edition of SIAL Middle East will host more than 22,000 industry professionals and 900 exhibitors this year.
Running from 12-14 December at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, and held in a ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 09 November, 2017: A delegation from Dubai Food Park (DFP), the region’s largest specialized zone dedicated to serving the rapidly growing food sector, visited Perth, the capital of Western Australia, to explore emerging opportunities for cooperation with regional public and private sector entities active in the food industry between Australia and UAE. In particular, in regards to the re-export of Australian products pass through Dubai to reach African markets
The delegation, led by Abdulla Belhoul, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Wholesale City, introduced ......read more
The Big F&B Forum and Leaders in F&B Awards will be held on 30 October at the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi
Mr. Abdulhadi Chalak, Country Manager at Boecker® Public Health, will deliver the keynote speech on the importance of mitigating food safety concerns for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Dubai United Arab Emirates, November 5, 2017: Boecker®, the Middle East’s largest public health company and a major player with an extensive portfolio of clients in the hospitality industry, is sponsoring the upcoming Big F&B Forum and Leaders in F&B ......read more
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city while being very much in the heart of the city. Yes, I mean every word of it. The very family friendly cafe has returned with warm and comfortable interiors. It boasts a vast variety of fresh and flavorful dishes alongside amazing service. They have a kids play area too, making it an ideal place for Mommy Mornings.
With a vast range of 88 dishes to choose from, we opted for Crisp Calamari and Smoked Atlantic salad as starters. The sauces served complement the dish and allowed for the even balancing a flavors.
Slow-cooked Lamb Shank and Grilled ......read more
K-Food Fair 2017 concluded in Dubai brings 25 food exporters and manufactures from South Korea under one roof
aT Center Abu Dhabi and Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Dubai brought together exporters from South Korea and buyers from the MENA region
DUBAI – October 29, 2017: The value of food import from South Korea to the UAE is estimated at US$ 310 million since the beginning of 2017, reveal Korean officials in the UAE on the sidelines of K-Food Fair held in Dubai recently. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, ......read more
K-Food Fair 2017 at Westin Hotel, Al Habtoor City in Dubai brings 25 exporters and manufactures from South Korea under one roof
aT Center Abu Dhabi and Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Dubai aims to bring together South Korean exporters and buyers from the MENA region
DUBAI – October 25, 2017: K-Food Fair, the annual Korean festival organized by Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (aT Center) in Abu Dhabi, opened at the Westin Hotel in Al Habtoor City, Dubai. The South Korean Government aims to introduce more manufacturers and exporters ......read more
In conjunction with Dubai Fitness Challenge, Mama Tani, an Emirati cuisine Café introduces its fitness menu from October 20
The Dubai Fitness Challenge is a city initiative of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council for Dubai Government to make Dubai the most active city in the world with 30 minutes of daily activity for 30 days
Mama Tani Café is located at Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 October 2017: Mama Tani, the Emirati Café located in ......read more
Churrasco Night at Cabana, Address Dubai Mall
Let the fascinating flavours of Brazil take over your evening in the chill-chic settings of Cabana. Experience the mystique palette unfold in the form of succulent Churrasco grills sizzled to perfection and a variety of other Brazilian delicacies. The iconic views of Burj Khalifa and tantalising selection of meats is further complemented with an eclectic mix of Brazilian music and a spectacular samba dance performance. The ambience is perfect to unwind and rediscover weekends with friends and family.
Entertainment: Brazilian Samba Dance ......read more
**A Fun Week Of Activities For The Whole Family Including Cookie Decorating, Cupcake Baking, Pizza Making, Trick Or Treating, Fun Fancy Dress And More**
Bring the little ones to Tub Of Butter, the casual dining restaurant, marketplace and deli just off Sheikh Zayed Road, for some Halloween fun! Children can take part in activities in the Haunted House from Friday 27th October until the 31st. They can try their hand at Cookie Decorating, Pizza Baking, Pumpkin Decorating and plenty more in the Spooky Kitchen while you enjoy some eerie fun yourself, or relax and enjoy a much needed ......read more
38th outlet inaugurated in Al Barsha by VidyaBalan
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2017: The line up of Bollywood film stars patronizing Al Adil Trading is seeing a rapid increase over the past few months. The gracious presence of the stunning Bollywood beauty VidyaBalan will enhance the glamour quotient when Al Adil Trading Co LLC, U.A.E.’s leading name for Indian food stuff, inaugurated their 38th outlet in Al Barsha on Tuesday 10thOctober. Announcing this in a press release Dr. Dhananjay (Jay) Datar, Chairman & Managing Director Al Adil Trading Co LLC, said that the inauguration ......read more
ALFRESCO DINING IS BACK ON AT PALACE DOWNTOWN
Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2017: Now that autumn is upon us, mildly warm days and comfortably cool nights are on their way – meaning it’s time to embrace alfresco dining once again. All of the terraces at Palace Downtown will now be open to our guests. Whether you choose to dine at Asado, Thiptara, FAI, Al Bayt, Buhayra Lounge or Ewaan, you’ll be treated to beautiful settings and stunning views of Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Fountain and the Palace Gardens.
Treat your taste buds to the sun-kissed flavours of Latin America at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2017: More Cafe' today (Oct 11) celebrated its return in a special event that showcased the newly renovated designs while maintaining the same old flair and goodness.
Established since 2002, More Cafe' is inspired by the European café culture and its warm ambience leaves you feeling relaxed and calm while stepping away from the buzzing Dubai lifestyle.
The key concept behind More Cafe' aesthetic design promotes a feeling of a neighbourhood and familiarity amongst customers from all over the world.
The visual styles contributing to the ......read more
UAE, October 16, 2017- The Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) has announced that the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) signed between Mercosur and Egypt came into effect. Signed in 2010, the agreement outlines bilateral trade between Egypt and Mercosur, the bloc made up of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay, through which 63 per cent of its exports will be covered immediately, becoming eligible for import tax exemption. Last year bilateral trade between Brazil and Egypt reached over USD 1.8 billion, of which 78 percent was made up of products covered by the agreement. Over the next 10 ......read more
October 15, 2017– Countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region need to step up their efforts to improve food security measures to ensure high living standards and sustainable growth, the latest results from the Global Food Security Index (GFSI) have revealed ahead of the World Food Day on October 16. The DuPont-sponsored GFSI was jointly released by the integrated science company and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research and analysis division of The Economist Group.
GFSI was launched in 2012 to evaluate the performance of 113 countries implementing food ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 October 2017: Gather around all you coffee lovers! Prominent Asian Direct-Selling Company QNET has launched the Quespresso Coffee Capsule Machine in the UAE and GCC through their online shopping portal/website.
The Italian made machine, that enables you to have your coffee at the touch of a button, is equipped with an extraordinary system that uses a pressure pump which, along with its unique shape, ensures that water flows evenly through the ground coffee beans at the perfect temperature to give you a power packed ......read more
Kingdom’s leading food industry firms to leverage MENA’s largest industrial food and beverage manufacturing and processing event to spur inward investment as part of Saudi Vision 2030 plan to diversify economy
Dubai, UAE – 12 October 2017: Saudi Arabia’s leading food industry companies are gearing up for the fourth edition of Gulfood Manufacturing, running from 31 October and 2 November at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), to demonstrate how regional food manufacturing firms and the global industry at large can play a significant role in the innovative ......read more
Lavazza launches its new premium instant coffee range in the UAE for the first time.
The new range combines the intense flavour and quality of Lavazza coffee with ease and convenience to suit busy lifestyles.
Coffee is made from a prized blend of 100% Arabica beans and 10% micro-ground roasted coffee.
Prontissimo! range includes pure coffee and milk-based coffee drinks
Dubai, 11 October 2017: Catering to time-sensitive customers who enjoy coffee on-the-go, Prontissimo! combines the convenience of instant coffee with high quality and rich Italian ......read more
10 October 2017, Dubai: Capital Club, Dubai’s leading private business club, is proud to announce the arrival of guest Chef Augusto Valzelli – the youngest Michelin Star recipient in Italy – who will host a series of exclusive dinners from 13th – 21st of October.
An old childhood friend of Capital Club’s Head Chef Enrico Paiola, Augusto joins us all the way from Bescia to collaborate with Enrico and treat Capital Club members to a delectable business lunch for one week only. There will also be four special nights (13th-14th & 20th-21st October) where ......read more
Mama Tani, an Emirati cuisine Café at Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown, introduces its authentic Khameer bread delicacies
Originally meaning ‘Second Mother’, Mama Tani encapsulates the home-away-from-home feeling in a metropolis with its piping hot, authentic food, warm interiors and warmer service
Mama Tani is also set to open its doors in the Higher Colleges of Technology, Academic City, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 October 2017: Mama Tani, the Emirati soul food Café located in the heart of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, ......read more
1,600-plus exhibitors bound for MENA’s largest specialist food manufacturing and processing event as geographical location, stability and government investment affirm Dubai’s critical role in the future of food
Dubai, UAE – 04 October 2017: As the world’s population figures continue to soar, so does demand for food with a United Nations Department of Social and Economic Affairs study revealing the global figure is growing annually by 83 million people and estimated to reach 9.7 billion people by 2050. Consequently, the need for food is set to increase by ......read more
Dubai Refreshment (P.J.S.C.) revealed that it has signed an agreement with Froneri Ice Cream Egypt by which it will become the exclusive UAE distributor of Nestle Ice Cream products, which include the Nestle Brands KITKAT®, Mega®, Extreme®, Paradise®, Maxibon® and Squizz® among others.
Froneri is a joint venture between Nestle and R&R that specializes in the production and distribution of ice cream and frozen food. It is one of the largest ice cream manufactures in the world employing about 12500 people.
Dubai Refreshment has been since its inception a ......read more
Golden Dragon, a restaurant serving haute Chinese cuisine, introduces a new Pan-Asian menu including delectable Dim Sums being the latest addition to it
The new menu offers a wide variety of soups, starters, sizzlers and dim sums being the latest addition to the menu.
Golden Dragon is located in Oud Metha
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 03, 2017: Golden Dragon, a popular for its authentic Chinese cuisine introduces an all new menu serving a variety of lip-smacking Pan-Asian dishes. Founded in 1976, Golden Dragon is known for providing haute Chinese flavors with a ......read more
Neighbourhood gastrobar for creative types. Serving British inspired food, long cool drinks and eclectic conversation
Open daily for breakfast from from 6.30am – 10.30am – Sun-Thu and 6:30am – 11am Fri & Sat; then open daily from 12noon – midnight and until 1am on Thursdays
Great value proper lunchtime feed….
Choose a starter and main munch from a daily changing menu for only AED 75. Add AED 10 if you want a trip to the Dessert Island!
When: Sunday to Thursday, 12noon - 3pm
Prices: AED 79 [2 ......read more
27 September 2017, Dubai UAE: To celebrate World School Milk Day (27 September) and the launch of Arla Organic Milk in the UAE, the world's largest manufacturer of organic dairy products is giving schoolchildren across Dubai the unique opportunity to become a dairy farmer for a day and learn about how organic milk is produced.
The interactive pop-up farm experience, hosted by Arla Foods at The Lakes Community Club, enables primary school children to trace the journey of milk from farm to fridge.
At the farm, children re-enact milking a cow, learn about the pasteurisation ......read more
Nearly two-thirds of social media users in the Middle East use social networks for restaurant recommendations
GulfHost 2017 provides access to industry experts to grow digital platforms
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2017: With 77 per cent smartphone penetration across the GCC , the emergence of a new digital customer has put pressure on the food and beverage sector to stay relevant and for outlets to keep a competitive edge. From embracing social media to developing apps, the inaugural trade show GulfHost 2017 provides access to industry experts to discover the best technology ......read more
India’s F&B market predicted to be worth US $121 billion by 2021
GulfHost 2017 provides gateway for the world’s industry buyers and suppliers
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2017: India’s vibrant food and beverage industry has witnessed unprecedented growth in recent years, and is expected to be worth US$ 121 billion by 2021 according to Euromonitor International. Recognising the potential in investment and development across India, GulfHost 2017, hosted in Dubai until 20th September, brings together hospitality professionals from across the globe, including a ......read more
Dubai, UAE; September 19, 2017: The Italian Trade Agency hosts 26 of Italy's most premium food producers at Speciality Food Festival, taking place on September 18 – 20, 2017. Located in halls 5 & 6 of the Dubai World Trade Center, the 370sqm Italian pavilion will allow visitors the opportunity to explore, appreciate and learn about famous Italian products such as pasta, coffee, traditional cheeses, sweets, and olive oil.
Currently at its eighth edition, the Speciality Food Festival 2017 returns to Dubai to hold its largest trade show yet. The exhibition ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 18th September 2017: Sass’ Café, the legendary Monte Carlo brand will be celebrating Halloween by transforming into a spook-tacular venue. Guests can dine and dance at the “Mondays Made Me” Halloween edition dinner party on Monday 30th of October.
Celebrate Halloween like never before as Sass’ Café promises a memorable night out where guests can expect to get their freak on, sample signature cocktails and dance to hottest and thrilling tracks for an eerily unforgettable night. Staying true to Sass’ Café’s heritage, the restaurant ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 12 September 2017: The Italian Trade Agency (ITA), together with the Embassy of Italy to the UAE and the Consulate General of Italy in Dubai, presents a two months celebration of Italy’s authentic food products and traditions, starting September and ending November 2017 with the Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World.
The Speciality Food Festival 2017
18-20 September 2017
In the frame of the “The Extraordinary Italian Taste Campaign”, the Italian Trade Agency organizes the official Italian Pavilion, located in Halls 5 & 6 of the World Trade ......read more
Speciality and quality coffee shifts consumer demand to boost business
Dubai International Hospitality Week provides full spectrum of coffee supplies
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2017: The ‘third wave’ coffee movement is fuelling growth of the Middle East’s coffee industry, which is expected to climb to US $4.4 billion by 2021, according to Euromonitor International. The new movement has seen a shift in consumer appreciation of coffee as an artisan, specialist and quality experience, rather than a commodity. As a beverage with multi-cultural appeal, coffee ......read more
The ceremony recognized the efforts of those who showed outstanding dedication towards making the noble Ramadan Charity Drive a grand success
UAE, 10th September 2017: Choithrams announced the successful completion of the ‘Ramadan Goodness Campaign’ launched in partnership with Dubai Cares. The two-month charity campaign was a great success thanks to the generous contribution of Choithrams’ customers and to the valuable support of its staff members. Mr. Rajiv Warrier, CEO, Choithrams handed over the cheque of AED 365,200 to Mr. Abdulla Al Shehhi, Director of ......read more
30 prizes to be hidden in 900 complimentary cupcakes between 31 August to 2 September
Three iPhone 7S among the top prizes up for grabs at Last Exit E11 on Sheikh Zayed Road
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 30 August 2017: Popular food truck park, Last Exit E11, has announced that it will be giving away 900 complimentary cupcakes from 31 August to 2 September 2017. Last Exit E11 was the first location for the gourmet street food destination by Meraas when it opened in 2016 on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai bound.
Visitors arriving at Last Exit E11 after 4pm will be ......read more
The UAE government, through the UAE Vision 2021, is implementing important measures to ensure sustainable development while preserving the environment. At the moment, these measures predominantly apply to infrastructure and businesses, with a major focus on the hospitality industry. But UAE residents are also increasingly concerned about protecting the environment and wish to play their part as well, especially through recycling.
In alignment with this important community development aspect, MonViso mineral water has partnered with HomeCycle to become the first water brand distributed in ......read more
Celebrate Eid Al Adha with your loved ones at Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai. Indulge in a special Eid Brunch buffet at Loumi restaurant featuring an endless variety of International delights, seafood specialties, live cooking stations and gourmet desserts. Priced at AED 199 net per person, the sumptuous brunch will be available on 1st and 2nd September from 12 noon to 4pm. Children up to 5 years old get to dine free.
Mr Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said, “Our chefs have put together an irresistible mix of regional and international specialties this ......read more
Gursha Dubai, an Ethiopian restaurant located in the heart of Palm Jumeirah, introduces its cultural show nights, Eskista Weekends, every weekend 9:00pm onwards
Eskista is a beautiful artistic dance form originating in Ethiopia. The weekly show encompasses different regional styles, choreographed and performed by artists from Ethiopia.
Gursha Dubai aims to introduce and promote authentic cultural experiences of Ethiopia and Africa at large through its food, music, and culture.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 27, 2017: Gursha Dubai, an authentic Ethiopian ......read more
LuLu Logistics- Fact Sheet
LuLu offers an ultra-modern shopping ambience by integrating all conceivable needs of the consumers under one roof. Firmly following the tagline "LuLu, where the world comes to shop", the Group has always tried to be a one stop shop for the multi-ethnic community of the region with an international mix of products as well as staff of different nationalities. The 700,000+ shoppers who patronize LuLu daily are the true testament to the popularity of the LuLu brand.
In February 2017 Deloitte in Annual Global Retailers Report has ranked LuLu Group as the ......read more
From September 18 to 20 2017 – Dubai World Trade center
2 French pavilions including new companies attending
Showcase of latest French Innovation over 520 square meters
Winning prizes each day on Business France stand S1 -D63
United Arab Emirates, 22 August 2017: Business France, the National Agency supporting the international development of the French economy will host two French pavilions at GULFHOST and the SPECIALITY FOOD FESTIVAL. The French offer will consist of kitchen equipment and gourmet products offered by over 50 French firms, each ......read more
These centres were launched as part of the Dubai Economy drive towards enhancing happiness and promoting cordial relations between traders and consumers
UAE, 19th August 2017: Choithrams in association with Dubai Economy announced the opening of their first “Consumer Happiness Centre” at the Marina supermarket. This is part of a larger initiative to strengthen customer relations and enhance the shopping experience across the emirate. The announcement was made in the presence of Mr. Dinesh Pagrani, Director, Choithrams, Mr. Rajeev Warrier, CEO, Choithrams and a delegation ......read more
Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group welcomed Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP to Dubai.
Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP visited Al Maya Supermarket in Dubai and he was warmly welcomed by Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group. Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP was impressed with Al Amaya Supermarket.
SEAFEX provides key platform for international suppliers to meet regional demand expected to reach US$ 7.3 billion by 2021
Dubai, UAE, August 14, 2017: Seafood consumption in the Middle East continues to grow at well above the global average, driven by the region’s economic development, increasing appeal of the healthy protein, and more effective supply chain distribution to ensure optimum quality of the popular ingredient. According to the Food & Agricultural Organization (FAO), countries such as the UAE consume an average of 33kg per capita a year, almost double the ......read more
UAE, August 12, 2017– Dhofar Global, a leading supplier of hygiene products in the Middle East, recently announced that it has signed an agreement with AccorHotels, the world’s leading travel & lifestyle group.
Through the agreement, Dhofar will supply world-class cleaning and hygiene products for the hotels the Group operates in the UAE, Oman, Bahrain and the Seychelles. The deal supports Dhofar Global’s ongoing expansion into new markets, while adding to its increasing list of clients in the hospitality field.
Chandan Singh, CEO of Dhofar Global, said: ......read more
The Veranda, a neighborhood sports pub and bistro, is now open at the Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights, Dubai
A decadent destination for delicious food, the choicest house wines and drinks, as well as its famed selection of desserts, The Veranda is now open for dining in from 12pm-12am on Saturdays through Wednesdays and 12pm-2am on weekends
Enjoy indoor or al fresco wining and dining at The Veranda located at the Creek, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 9, 2017: THE VERANDA, a sports pub-meets-bistro medley of fine wines and draughts along with Italian, Mexican, ......read more
Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group, meets Hon’ble Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Government of India,
Smt. Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti in Dubai
Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group met Smt. Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, Hon’ble Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Government of India, who is visiting Dubai for roadshow for India’s largest international event in food processing and allied sectors “World Food India 2017”. Mr Kamal Vachani informed that a delegation from Al Maya group will be attending the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 6, 2017: Downtown Toko Restaurant, Garden & Lounge, located at Vida Down-town Dubai, is a social and relaxed space, acting as a hub for millennials and the young at heart, and building an impressive reputation as a buzzing hotspot catering to Dubai’s burgeoning casual dining scene. This summer Toko is pleased to offer an exciting weekly calendar packed with playful concept nights and attractive offers including an award winning ladies night and the ul-timate alfresco brunch, set in the comfort of a fully Air Conditioned Tent.
GARDEN BRUNCH AT ......read more
Dubai – Al Adil Online store, the latest venture of the Al Adil Group was inaugurated in the presence of Mubarakan Bollywood Movie Superstars Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Ilena D’Cruz & Athiya Shetty in Dubai. Announcing this during the pre-launch event Dr. Dhananjay (Jay) Datar, Chairman & Managing Director Al Adil Trading Co LLC, said that this is a landmark occasion and the step towards meeting the needs of customers who prefer to shop online. “We are thankful to everyone who has helped us to strengthen our presence in this market. We acknowledge their support and ......read more
Cactus Jacks and Da Vinci’s restaurants at Millennium Airport Hotel have been recognized with 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence based on consistent great reviews.
Cactus Jacks is one of the most popular Latino restaurants in Dubai serving Latino food and late night “fiestas” daily. The outlet is known for its famous frozen margaritas and mojitos; with delicious speciality fajitas, great theme nights, and live entertainment. Equally popular is Da Vinci’s which opened in 1989 and was the 3rd Italian restaurant to open in Dubai. Since then, it flourished ......read more