Dubai, UAE, May 31, 2020
Al Ruwad Real Estate, an exceptionally well-respected and awarded real estate agency in Dubai, has appointed Alaa Masoud as General Manager of marketing and sales. Alaa is an expert in marketing and business development with 20 years of experience in media, communication, hospitality and real estate.
Alaa started his career in Dubai in 2000 in Blue Media Group and Arab Media Group as a Sales and Marketing Manager, followed by a breakthrough into the real estate industry with a position of Head of Marketing for Azizi Developments. Since then, Alaa managed various teams across renowned brands such as Danube Properties, Sharjah Oasis Real Estate Development and Tilal Properties.
Ismail Al Hammadi, founder and CEO of Al Ruwad Real Estate said: “The rapid development in the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 30, 2020: The Statistics Centre – Abu Dhabi (SCAD), a Department of Government Support entity, has issued its monthly Building Materials Price Statistics (BMPS) report for April 2020. The report covers price movements across key building materials in April 2020 compared with March 2020 and April 2019.
April 2020 vs March 2020
In April 2020, the average prices of cement group increased by 0.9%, concrete by 0.1% compared with March 2020. During April 2020, the average cost of construction labour dropped by 20.5%. Diesel price dropped by 8.4%, and steel by 2.7% compared with March 2020.
April 2020 vs April 2019
In April 2020, the average prices of natural stone increased by 6.4%, wires for small building rose by 3% and stainless steel sinks with single ......read more
Union Coop is looking forward to expand its presence further in the emirate of Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 23, 2020:
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 23, 2020: The largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE, Union Coop through its ‘Investment Division’ has revealed that its Commercial Center project in Al Barsha – 3 area is 40% complete. The move comes within the framework of Union Coop’s plan for strategic expansion and increasing its outreach to serve the members of society, and contribute to obtaining a unique shopping experience. The new branch will increase Union Coop’s strategic inventory by 11%.
Commenting on the project, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop said: “The total cost of the ......read more
The First Drive-Thru Shopping experience in the Middle East
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2020: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE launched a new ‘drive-thru’ shopping service that allows consumers to shop from their vehicle, at Mirdif branch in Etihad Mall, first of its kind shopping service in the Middle East.
Commenting on this, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop said: “Based on the current and rapid developments witnessed by the world and the retail market in particular, Union Coop decided to implement this exceptional and new idea that contributes to increasing options for shopping methods for the community members and Union Coop consumers, where we offer tradition shopping service in the showrooms, the shopper valet service, online shopping ......read more
SHARJAH, 20 May, 2020 - The Sharjah Open Innovation Council organised by the Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park, SRTI Park, has launched the first series of remote sessions titled 'Horizons of Scientific Research and Knowledge – based Economy in the Arab World'.
Moderated by Hussain Mohammed Al Mahmoudi, CEO of SRTI Park, the session hosted Dr. Rania A. Al Mashat, Minister of International Cooperation in Egypt, and Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, Chairman and Founder of the Jordan-based the Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global.
During the session, which was inaugurated by Al Mahmoudi, the reality and future of research and development in the Arab region were discussed.
Al Mahmoudi underlined the pioneering role that Sharjah plays in supporting education, culture and scientific research in the Arab world through ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 18, 2020: Al Maya Supermarkets has opened first Supermarket in Ras Al Khaimah at Al Hamra, Al Jazeera area, informed Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group. Al Maya Supermarket is one of the leading and trusted Supermarkets chain in the UAE with multi format stores serving sizeable number of customers since more than 35 years. Al Maya Supermarket has a sizeable share of the UAE retail market.
We are thrilled to introduce our new supermarket in Ras Al Khaimah. We believe our customers will be pleased with the wide variety of services and fresh product offerings available for our customers, including a wide selection of fresh fruits, full-service meat counter, seafood counter and a bakery range.
Mr Kamal Vachani further mentioned Al Maya offers ......read more
A Good news for the Citizens of Umm Al Quwain
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 14, 2020: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE revealed that the progress in it’s Umm Al Quwain Coop Residential and Commercial project, in Al Salamah – 3 area of Umm Al Quwain emirate has achieved 7%. The project has been designed and implemented as per the latest local and international architectural standards, as a part of the Union Coop’s objective for the implementation of world-class projects at the least possible costs.
Talking about the project, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop said: “The preliminary and excavation works for project has already been completed. We expect that the as per the ‘Project timeline’, constructions of the ......read more
• Al Wahda Mall reopens in accordance with guidelines and protocols issued by Department of Health – Abu Dhabi and Department of Economic Development (DED) – Abu Dhabi.
• Occupancy will be limited to 30% from original capacity and parking will be limited to 50%
• All those above 60-year-old and kids below 12 will not be permitted to enter as part of the precautionary measures
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 13 May, 2020: Al Wahda Mall, an iconic landmark and central Abu Dhabi’s leading shopping and lifestyle destination has successfully completed all the requirements and protocol set by the Department of Economic Development (DED), Abu Dhabi and is now open for the customers. In strict compliance with the health and safety measures outlined by the Department of Health and ......read more
System developed to enable Al-Futtaim retailers to adhere to guidelines and protocols issued by Dubai Economic Department
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 12, 2020: Al-Futtaim today announced the launch of an innovative Web Based Crowd Management Service for its store customers to ensure they can continue to adhere to social distancing guidelines while visiting Al-Futtaim properties. The quick and convenient service was developed in response to the Dubai Government’s health and safety directives following the announcement by the Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management to reopen malls and retail stores. The technology solution helps manage the flow of customers to maximum 30% of store capacity, ensuring the safety of customers and retailers.
The service allows customers to either ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 11 May 2020: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has announced a new opening date for its upcoming mall in Sharjah - City Centre Al Zahia. Now set to open in March 2021, the decision allows tenants sufficient time to prepare for their new store openings and ensure they can provide a compelling customer experience.
The decision to defer the mall opening date has been taken in light of the global disruption in the retail sector due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The additional months will allow all of City Centre Al Zahia’s tenant partners increased time to stabilise and prepare their new stores effectively, to the standards that they and Majid Al Futtaim adhere to, and open at a time that is ......read more
UAE’s Largest Consumer Cooperative is covering all angles to curb the pandemic
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE announced that Consumer orders through Union Coop online store are delivered within 2 working days maximum, as of May 10th 2020, as this comes within the framework of improving its services to delight the community members and contribute towards curbing the spread of Coronavirus.
Spokesperson: “Union Coop raised the number of employees working in the online store to more than 500 people. This number includes employees of the E-Commerce Section, delivery services and logistical support like Noon, El Grocer, Dukkaani, Instashop, Masar, ATC, Swan, Dubai Taxi, Infiniti, New Heights and ADCO where these ......read more
The resort’s famed Ramadan tent ‘Asateer’ will offer home-delivered Iftar whilst WHITE restaurant will serve in-resort Iftar by the beach
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 30th April 2020: In line with the Dubai Government’s decision to ease some restrictions around the city, Atlantis, The Palm is pleased to announce that the resort will offer special Iftar deals to enjoy in-resort and at home during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
ASATEER HOME DELIVERY
Whilst the resorts’ famed Asateer tent is not open this year, diners can still enjoy Dubai’s favourite Iftar in the comfort of their own home. Starting from just AED145 per person, the Iftar menu includes Chef Ali el Bourji's signature dishes including lentil soup, hot and cold mezzeh, a selection of meat dishes such as slow ......read more
At special rates, the company hosts thousands of healthcare professionals who need to stay close to their workplaces
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 30, 2020: Millennium Hotel and Resorts MEA, one of the fastest-growing hotel management companies in the region, supports the healthcare sector through devotedly designed residency promotions and packages. Hosting thousands of heroes from the medical field across the region including doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals, the company advocates profoundly the national efforts of governments and health authorities by enabling medical heroes to stay close to their workplaces at affordable rates.
In addition to waiving fees, booking cancellation with full refunds for guests, and adopting of world-class health & safety measures, the company ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 30 April, 2020: In line with Government recommendations, BurJuman has reopened its doors to welcome visitors back as it operates reduced hours, from 12 pm to 10 pm. Essential services continue to operate with extended hours as before. Strict regulatory precautions have been placed, which includes wearing masks at all times, limiting mall visit time for individuals to a maximum of 3 hours and practising social distancing while in the mall. BurJuman has also increased its already active cleaning and sterilization routine and placed health and safety signages across the mall to ensure all guidelines are followed.
“The health and well-being of our customers, employees, retail partners, and the communities we serve are always our top priorities. We are closely monitoring updates from the Dubai ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 April 2020: In line with the recent directive from government authorities, Waterfront Market, Dubai’s premier state-of-the-art fresh food market is delighted to announce that all its shops and F&B outlets will re-open on Tuesday 28th April, joining its Fish, Meat, Dry Goods and Fruit and Vegetable Markets, and Lulu Hypermarket. The management team have taken extra precaution to safeguard the health and safety of all who enter.
During Ramadan all Markets will be operational from 6:00am to 22:00pm, offering the best value in fresh goods, whilst the other retail outlets and F&B outlets will open from 12:00pm until 22:00pm. Cleaning and sanitization will be ongoing throughout the day, and deep cleaning and sanitization will take place throughout the night commencing after ......read more
Online groceries sales surge 40%, luxury and fashion sales down by 50%
Dubai, 27 April 2020: KPMG Lower Gulf’s latest report, ‘Navigating the pandemic,’ has revealed a mixed bag of challenges for the UAE’s consumer and retail sector, currently battling the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.
Among the strong performing sectors, online retail, particularly of groceries, has witnessed significant growth. Grocery retailers witnessed a 20% to 40% increase in sales during the first half of March, compared to the same period last year. Online marketplaces also saw surging demand, particularly for laptops/tablets (online learning and remote working requirements) and gym equipment (due to the closure of gyms and fitness centres).
On the other hand, with malls closed, ......read more
Adhering to local regulations, companies continue to reinstate manufacturing sector’s key role in supporting the economy
Dubai, UAE, April 26 2020: With the manufacturing sector identified as a crucial industry and used as a means to achieve sustainable growth, Dubai Investments, the leading diversified investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is committed to contributing to the UAE economy through this vital sector by continuing the ongoing production of raw materials across its industrial manufacturing subsidiaries in steel, aluminum, glass and other building materials.
The functionality of the production lines are in line with maintaining and adhering to the regulations implemented by the government and in full commitment to protecting and safeguarding employees.
“Supporting ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 26, 2020: Dubai Land Department (DLD), in cooperation with Smart Dubai and the Department of Finance (DOF), launched remote payment services to facilitate the process of real estate registration through the Dubai Pay portal. This step is part of the precautionary measures taken by DLD to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and maintain the health and safety of its customers.
The initiative also aims to expand the process of payment methods through Dubai REST and DLD’s website, allowing for the easy collection of service fees. It is also expected to help facilitate payment services for DLD’s customers, which will lead to the revitalisation of Dubai’s real estate market and the establishment of reliable practical solutions for all procedures and transactions.
The remote ......read more
Dubai Festival City Mall and Festival Plaza will open on Saturday 25th April with reduced trading hours
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 25th April 2020: In accordance with the announcement by the Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management, Al-Futtaim will open its malls across the UAE on Saturday 25th April with trading hours of 12pm-10pm. Family entertainment, cinemas, gyms, prayer rooms, changing rooms and shisha services will remain closed, as per the directive.
The opening comes in line with the supreme Committee of Disaster Management’s announcement of the partial easing of restrictions on movement in Dubai. Prior to opening, both malls are mandated to comply with the various guidelines and protocols and the partial opening is within strict health and safety ......read more
• The survey reports the level of impact and possible future of over 150 retailer brands who have presence across all the emirates of the UAE
• 13% expect a moderate impact and forecast a possible recovery within the coming quarter
• 65% will consider retail events such as Eid, Back to School, Fall or Winter as part of their plan for business recovery
• 24% suggests the government entities for tax waivers along with 22% for discounted licensing fees
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 23, 2020: With the current lockdown under the national disinfection program, the mandatory closures of shopping malls and non-essential retail outlets is now building up the pressure on the retail sector. While, the impact triggered is clearly visible within financial markets, there is ......read more
AED 150 Million allocated to reduce the price of 25,000 Commodities with more than AED 500 Million the contracted value with suppliers for the month of Ramadan preparations
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 23, 2020: Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE, announced the allocation of AED 17 Million to support precautionary initiatives and measures taken by the government to confront the Corona pandemic, as it spent about 8 million and 522 thousand dirhams until April 22, in addition to providing logistic support and contributing to the implementation of awareness campaigns to educate community members, noting that it has supported Dubai Health Authority, Dubai Police and the Community Development Authority and other authorities, as this comes within the framework of its efforts ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 22, 2020: A premier shopping destination in the heart of Dubai, BurJuman debuted its new fashion walkway in January, and is now redefining luxury and edging towards evolving into a designer hub and go-to shopping destination for fashion lovers. As a venue, BurJuman is lifestyle at its best; eye-catching, challenging, bold, edgy and surprising. It delivers a fashion walkway dedicated to insta -worthy contemporary, bespoke and elegant brands from many influential names in the fashion industry.
Some of these Insta-worthy fashion brands to look out for this year are:
• LHU Urban – Contemporary streetwear for a rebel, young male crew
Created by the Belgian designers and founders of Les Hommes, Tom Notte and Bart Vandebosch, LHU Urban is the ......read more
New online yellowblocks.me caters to customers across the UAE, and offers same day delivery*
Dubai, UAE, 20 April 2020: Majid Al Futtaim Fashion has expanded its digital footprint and customer reach with the launch of an online webstore for LEGO Certified Stores in the UAE – yellowblocks.me. The new platform invites LEGO-lovers across the country to enjoy greater convenience as they shop from the Danish toy company’s wide variety of creative and interactive products.
The online store offers the complete LEGO product range, including exclusive monthly sets from LEGO Creator Expert lines, LEGO Star Wars, and other categories. In celebration of the launch, online shoppers can capitalise on free delivery for a limited time only. The store is also offering same day delivery for orders placed ......read more
With construction being one of the very few operational, vital sectors in the UAE, Azizi Developments’ projects are progressing rapidly
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 April 2020: Azizi Developments, a leading private developer in the UAE, has announced that its projects across Mohammed Bin Rashid City (MBR), Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Healthcare City, Al Furjan, and Downtown Jebel Ali are well underway, with construction progressing swiftly despite global COVID-19 challenges.
According to the 24-hour sterilisation programme issued by Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management, some sectors are exempted from the restrictions, including the construction sector, which is pivotal to the UAE’s economy and the well-being of its residents. With Azizi being a leading developer in this ......read more
‘Trends At Your Doorstep’ invites customers to shop the latest fashion, beauty, and luxury collections online and benefit from complimentary delivery plus bonus SHARE points
Dubai, UAE, 15 April 2020: Mall of the Emirates has launched a new online platform that ensures consumers who eagerly awaited the new Spring Summer 2020 collections can continue to shop the latest arrivals from the mall’s fashion, beauty, and luxury brands.
Trends At Your Doorstep, will provide residents in Dubai with a seamless online shopping experience. Customers can now for the first time ever peruse the latest Spring Summer 2020 collections from the comfort of their homes and reserve their favourite picks for delivery.
With close support from Majid Al Futtaim, select brands from Mall of the Emirates can transfer their ......read more
Enjoy diverse shopping, dining and entertainment at world’s biggest themed mall
Dubai, 7 October 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is elevating its visitor experience with a wealth of new stores, dining outlets and attractions offering a wide variety of clothing, footwear, home décor, appliances, electronics, toys and cuisines.
Visit the world’s largest themed mall for an unparalleled shopping, dining and entertainment experience that blends history and culture.
• Centrepoint: the first ‘Store of ......read more
Rugby Mania till 2nd November, 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 06, 2019: The Dubliner's at Le Meridien Hotel and Conference Centre presents Rugby Zone.
They will be live screening your favourite
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 03, 2019: Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) and Naseba announced the dates for HITEC Dubai 2019, the Middle East’s largest hospitality technology show for hotels, at the first advisory council meeting that took place today at the V Hotel Dubai, Curio Collection by Hilton. Endorsed by Dubai Tourism, HITEC Dubai will be held this year on November 12 and 13 at the Festival Arena by Intercontinental at Dubai Festival City and will bring together over 2000+ hospitality professionals 100+ exhibitors and 30+ ......read more
Up to 50 per cent off from 2 to 19 October
Dubai, 30 September 2019: Pedal on down to Dragon Mart for another edition of the Bike and Camping Market, perfect for outdoor enthusiasts looking to spend time exploring new terrain in the UAE during the cooler months.
Following the success of the first event earlier this year, the Bike and Camping Market returns from 2 to 19 October with up to 50 per cent off bicycles, scooters, helmets, knee pads, gloves, lights, water bottles, tents, portable furniture, heaters, sleeping bags, water pumps, stoves, BBQ and campfire grills, charcoal, ......read more
Customers can reduce plastic waste by 70% in the long-term
Dubai, UAE, 29 September 2019: Carrefour, which is operated in the UAE by Majid Al Futtaim, has recently launched a zero-waste “Green Home” detergent refilling station in collaboration with Planet Pure, at its hypermarket in Mall of the Emirates. This is part of the retailer’s ongoing efforts to reduce single-use plastic waste in line with Majid Al Futtaim’s overarching goal to become net positive in carbon and water by 2040.
At least 10% of the 100 million tons of plastic ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 29 September 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall will join major landmarks in Dubai on Tuesday to celebrate the National Day of the People’s Republic of China by projecting the Chinese flag on the InterContinental hotel. The day is a public holiday in the People's Republic of China to celebrate its founding in 1949 and is celebrated annually on October 1st.
Residents and tourists alike are welcomed to Festival Bay to snap pictures with the iconic IMAGINE show and the world’s largest permanent projection mapping surface.
IMAGINE, the two-time ......read more
As Dubai International Airport - DXB Airport, gears up to celebrate its 59th birthday, the 530-key luxury hotel located within its expansive premise, joins the celebration with a host of special offers.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 28, 2019: Expecting to welcome its one billionth passenger later this year, DXB is the world’s busiest international airport and an aviation brand loved and respected around the world. When Dubai opened a tiny terminal building and a 1,800-ft-long compacted sand runway 58 years ago on September 30, 1960, nobody realised ......read more
September 26, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for Small and Medium Enterprises (SME), one of the integrated divisions of Department of Economic Development (DED), Dubai strengthens its partnership with ‘Union Coop’ – the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE by renewing the cooperation agreement. The corporate agreement aims at supporting the presence of Dubai SME’s Members in the retail sector by offering necessary facilities to ensure the display of their products in the Union Coop branches across Dubai.
The MoU was signed ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 24 September 2019: Marina Mall is offering shoppers the chance to win gift cards worth AED 25,000 to spend across stores in the mall.
As part of the Family Week Abu Dhabi initiative by Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism, customers who spend AED 200 in a single transaction till September 28, will get the opportunity to hunt for a golden ball in the ball pit located at the activation area in the mall.
Customers who find the golden ball within 30 seconds will win AED 100 in gift voucher. With the chance to win 25 gift vouchers every day, it ......read more
• New Entertainment activities includes Magic Shows, Bubble Shows, Juggler, Puppet Show, Face Painting, Clowns and Dancers
• Children can enjoy an afternoon of food, fun and games while mum and dad relax with friends at this family friendly Friday brunch
• Kids under 5 years eat free
23 September 2019, Dubai: Swissotel Al Ghurair is setting new standards for affordable family entertainment in town. Friday is fun-day at the at the hotel, with treats, sweets, games, exciting cooking classes and much more for the little ones to enjoy at the new ......read more
September 22, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Bebemos Bar de Tapas at Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre is bringing a special treat just for the ladies every Tuesday, 8 pm onwards! Taking references from Barcelona’s culture that is renowned for its culinary vibrancy and relaxed way of life, ‘Barceloneta Beach’ welcomes ladies to an evening of exceptional fun and revelry. Step into Bebemos' vibrant dining ambience with your girlfriends and sway to groovy Latin House beats whilst enjoying three complimentary Spanish grapes with Tapas every Tuesday.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 September 2019: Azizi Developments, one of the leading private developers in the UAE, sponsored the highly-esteemed H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Italy Endurance Festival, part of the Toscana Endurance Lifestyle 2019, held at the San Rossore Racecourse in Pisa, Italy between the 17th and 19th of September 2019. This is the third consecutive year in which Azizi sponsors the prestigious event.
As one of the most prominent equestrian gatherings, the Endurance Festival comprises a series of races, including the 120km FEI Meydan World ......read more
The inaugural conference offers delegates an opportunity to discuss the status of the regional steel and iron market in both Saudi and the wider GCC
Emirates Steel is the Rhodium sponsor of the conference, being held in Riyadh between 16 – 18 September 2019
19 September 2019 - Dubai, UAE: The CEO of Emirates Steel, the only integrated steel plant in the UAE and a subsidiary of the General Holding Corporation (SENAAT), has addressed delegates assembled for the first Saudi International Iron and Steel Conference, which is being held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Eng. Saeed ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 17, 2019: Al Adil Trading Co LLC, U.A.E.’s leading name for Indian food stuff expanded their presence in the region when they opened their 43rd outlet of Al Adil at Maliha Road, Sharjah.
The newly inaugurated Sharjah outlet, located at Al Shamshi Building, Opp. United Hypermarket and near National Paints attracted huge crowd, though it was on a working day - Monday 16th September - when Karishma Kapoor, the beautiful and stunning Bollywood actress came to cut the ribbon.
In today’s highly challenging ......read more
Dubai Land Department: 13.6% contribution from real estate sector to Dubai’s GDP
HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren: We want this report to be a reference for all interested parties
53,000 real estate transactions were conducted in 2018 with a value of over AED 223 billion
31,000 real estate investors committed AED 80 billion through 41,000 investments in 2018
Dubai, UAE, 17th September 2019: As part of its keenness to establish transparency in the real estate market and forming permanent communication bridges with all concerned parties, Dubai Land ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 15, 2019: Renowned for serving distinctive cuisines in the heart of Dubai, Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre is bringing back its much-awaited al fresco feast with a special surprise. The latest iteration of Le Méridien Dubai Village Terrace is getting a Bavarian makeover and is hosting its first-ever Oktoberfest, starting from September 26 to October 2, 2019!
The week-long celebration is a nod to the annual Bavarian folk festival and Le Méridien Dubai Village Terrace is all set to recreate the excitement of the ......read more
September 15, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
With summer almost nearing its end (fingers crossed!), Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, a pioneer in sustainable hospitality, is all set to roll out exciting stay offers and enticing food and beverage deals to mesmerize its guests. October marks the beginning of warm days and breezy evenings and Fujairah’s family-friendly resort is combining the breath-taking beauty of UAE’s East coast with exquisite F&B offerings with a renewed zeal!
Celebrating International Coffee Day, on Tuesday, 1st October 2019, the resort will host activities over ......read more
Dubai World Trade Centre, September 17-19, 2019
United Arab Emirates; September 15th, 2019: EOLISAIR, the French specialist in indoor air quality, as of now based in Dubai Science Park, will be exhibiting at The Hotel Show as part of Design and Hospitality Week from the 17th to the 19th of September. Raising awareness about indoor air quality, Eolisair will be exhibiting their range of products at Sheikh Saeed Hall 3 B81 at Dubai World Trade Centre.
The key product that will be on display includes the Eolis Air Manager, a professional air purifier with an advanced and unique ......read more
Emirati Sultana bin Haider and Rashid Ali each receive the BMW 8 Series Grand Prize
Ten shoppers won AED 15,000 worth of furniture vouchers from Marina Home Interiors
Sharjah, UAE, 15 September 2019: Sahara Centre, the leading retail, dining, entertainment, and leisure destination, concluded its MAKE ROOM FOR ELEGANCE campaign that delivered exceptional value to loyal customers and announced the winners of the second draw on 29 August.
Rashid Ali, the lucky winner of the grand prize, was awarded the BMW 8 Series luxury car, while ten lucky ......read more
Complimentary heart health testing will be provided for women across the regional shopping malls to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease
Dubai, UAE; 14 September 2019: Majid Al Futtaim today launched its annual heart health awareness campaign ‘Feel the Beat’ across 12 malls in the region in collaboration with the American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, and Emirates Cardiac Society. For the 11th consecutive year, the initiative will offer complimentary heart-health screening for women in malls ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, September 12, 2019:
Union Coop the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE, signed an agreement with AL Aber Contracting to construct the first residential and commercial project for Umm Al Quwain Coop. the project that is going to be managed by Union Coop. is located at Al Salama 3 area alongside Fruits and Vegetable Market and opposite to Sheikh Khalifa hospital. It is expected to be accomplished by the end of 2020.
The announcement has come during a press conference held by Union Coop for this purpose.
The agreement was signed by H.E. Khalid ......read more
September 12, 2019 - Abu Dhabi: THE DEAL, Chalhoub Group off price channel, will open its third store of 1004 sqm store in Al Wahda Mall. Shoppers can now enjoy the best deals for menswear, womenswear, kids, beauty and accessories from the luxury outlet.
Mr. Navaneeth Sudhakaran, General Manager, Al Wahda Mall said, “We are delighted to welcome THE DEAL on board as it brings the best worldwide brands such as Dolce & Gabbana, Tory Burch, Marc Jacobs, Kenzo, Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, Paul Smith, Zadig & Voltaire, Swarovski, Tumi and many other at ......read more
September 12, 2019 - Abu Dhabi: Mushrif Mall Lulu Group is inviting shoppers to visit the planetarium show 14th of September 2019 from 4PM to 10PM to watch space-related shows by the Expo-sciences International 2019, organized by ACTVET.
Mushrif Mall, located on Airport Road, Abu Dhabi hosts renowned brands and a wide range of dining outlets, hypermarket and services spread over three levels. It has over 200 luxury fashion retailers across all categories including fashion, jewellery, electronics, home appliances, cosmetics, gift items, clothes, perfumes, toiletries and much more.
12 September 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The Year of Tolerance Art Exhibition by 2XL Furniture & Home Décor was inaugurated last evening by H.E. Fernando Luís Lemos Igreja, Ambassador of Brazil, H.E. Vipul, Consul General of India, Mr. Abdul Qader Alrais, Celebrated Emirati Artist and Mr. Khalil Abdulwahid from Dubai Culture & Arts Authority.
The four-day event running from 11th to 14th September brings together over 100 leading and emerging, local and international artists from diverse nationalities to pay tribute to the UAE’s spirit of peace and equality. ......read more
This will be the fourth Ginger Hotel in the state of Goa
Dubai, September 12, 2019: Ginger is delighted to announce the signing of a new hotel in Candolim, Goa; thus taking the brand’s presence to four hotels in Goa. The brand is already present in Panaji, Dona Paula and Margao.
Deepika Rao, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Ginger said, “We are happy to partner with Calvin Trade and Developers Pvt. Ltd. and expand our presence in Goa. Ginger Candolim is located amidst the most happening beaches and popular tourist spots in north ......read more
Abu Dhabi; 11 September 2019: Dalma Mall in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) invites you to be part of the Abu Dhabi City Indoor Run series. The second race of the new season will be hosted in Dalma Mall, on 13th September (Friday), 8:00 am on the 2nd Floor of the Mall on a 1.4km looped course with simultaneous starts from the 4 starting points. Registration check in and bib pick up will begin from 7am outside Adventure HQ.
Put your exercise routine back on track and start your weekend on a healthy note by running in the comfort of a cool indoor venue at Dalma Mall, ......read more
In honour of the 89th Saudi National Day, admission to four of Dubai’s favourite Meraas L&E attractions will be reduced to just AED 89!
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 11, 2019: The 89th National Day of Saudi Arabia will be celebrated across the region on the 23rd September and in honour of the occasion, Meraas Leisure & Entertainment will be offering incredible discounts to four of their award-winning attractions!
The ten-day special offer, which will run from 15th to 25th September, will see entry prices reduced to just ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 8th September 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, announced that 80% construction work has been completed of its new plant at Jumeirah Village, which is the world’s first unmanned and fully-automated district cooling plant. Upon completion, the plant will have a total capacity of 50,000 Refrigeration Tons (RT).
This is part of Empower's strategy to develop its infrastructure using the advanced smart technologies to meet the increasing demand for district cooling services and to ......read more
Bollywood sensation Sunny Leone to greet investors at the launch event in Kochi, Kerala – marking a major expansion of Danube Properties sales operation in India
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• All projects at attractive and matured Location
• World class amenities in each project
• Great health ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 07, 2019: Hundreds of runners joined the grand finale of the Cigna Park Run indoor series at Ibn Battuta Mall on Saturday. Over 2,000 people have enjoyed four editions of free summer run series at the world’s largest themed mall.
The outdoor, winter edition kicks off at Al Ittihad Park at Palm Jumeirah on Saturday, 5 October.
Abu Dhabi, UAE - September 07, 2019: Mushrif Mall hosted UFC athlete Andrei Arlovski as part of their Abu Dhabi Showdown Week activations, and will continue to host UFC and fun fitness activities and activations daily until 7th September between 11 am and 10 pm.
The Meet & Greet with Belarusian mixed martial artist and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Arlovski, fitness challenges, photo opportunities with a replica UFC Championship Belt and spot prizes, drew shoppers and fans to the central area of the mall.
Aravind Ravi Palode, Mall Manager at Mushrif Mall said, “It was ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 03, 2019: Visitors enjoy great activities, amazing deals and chances to win Jeep Wrangler Sport 2019 as the grand prize
The month long celebrations come to an end at Bawabat Al Sharq Mall as the final winner Abdulla Kunnil Momhammed Kunhi drives away the grand prize. The key of the Jeep Wrangler Sport was presented at a glittering grand prize ceremony held on Saturday, 31 August at 8:00 p.m.
This year, Bawabat Al Sharq Mall celebrated Back to School and Eid al-Adha with awesome deals, live shows, and varied fun ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 03, 2019: A Meet & Greet with current UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman on 5th of September will be at Al Wahda Mall, as part of activities and photo opportunities for mixed martial arts fans. The event is part of Abu Dhabi Showdown Week set for 7th September on Yas Island.
Al Wahda Mall will run UFC activities daily from 3rd September to 5th September between 11am and 10pm.
Mr. Navaneeth Sudhakaran, General Manager, Al Wahda Mall said, “Al Wahda Mall is honoured to align itself with the excellence of this inaugural ......read more
Last summer edition of free family event on Saturday, 7 September
Dubai, 2 September 2019: The Cigna Park Run at Ibn Battuta Mall will reach a thrilling conclusion this weekend with the fourth and final edition of the indoor summer run series on Saturday, 7 September.
Gather family and friends for a walk, jog or run through the world’s largest themed mall in air-conditioned comfort, before enjoying a range of retailer offers at Ibn Battuta Mall.
Held in collaboration with RaceME, the region’s leading sports events company, Cigna Park Run at Ibn Battuta Mall has ......read more
Automation experts to unwrap industry-changing technology at SPS Automation Middle East 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 02, 2019: Deep insights into the future of the Middle East’s design, manufacturing and construction sectors will be unveiled this week at SPS Automation Middle East, the region’s only showcase for innovative solutions in the automation industry which runs at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 3-4 September 2019.
One of the most incisive examinations of the region’s readiness for ......read more
The focus for the month of September is at the below mentioned outlets,
• Dubai International Hotel : Early Bird offer.
• Cho Gao : Chefs' Special of the Month.
• The Gallery : Chefs' Special of the Month.
• Sky Bar : Chefs' Special of the Month.
• Ahlan Lounge @ Concourse B : Chef's Special of the Month.
• Timeless Spa : The Smile Bar - Teeth Whitening Special
• G-Force Health Club : 2 for 1 Special ......read more
Mouse in the mall!
• Cat and mouse rivals will be touring City Centre Ajman, City Centre Fujairah, and City Centre Sharjah malls with an entertainment programme the family will love.
• City Centre Fujairah will be the first mall to host the cartoon pair from August 28 to 31, followed by City Centre Ajman between September 4 to 7 and City Centre Sharjah between September 11 and 14.
• Duo will be the centrepiece of a meet and greet, sing along shows, and arts & crafts workshops
• Entertainment is part of a back-to-school programme across ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 29 August 2019: This back-to-school season, parents have more reason to head over to Marina Mall for their annual school supplies errands.
As part of the Retail Abu Dhabi (RAD) initiative by Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism, customers who spend AED 200 in a single transaction at stores taking part in Back-to-School promotion until September 7th, will be eligible to enter a digital raffle for a chance to win one of three luxury cars.
Every AED 200 spent equates to a raffle entry, spending AED 400 results in two chances to win and so on. To take ......read more
BENTO BOX AT TASTE (NEW)
Boasting of sublime flavours and striking presentation, Taste restaurant presents a 4-course Bento Box that you can customize to your preferences, for just AED 99++! With a choice of Indian and Thai cuisine, build your own Bento Box, with a piping hot soup, starter, flavourful mains and mouth-watering dessert for dinner or Friday lunch, all through September at Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort!
SEAFOOD PAELLA AT GONU (ON-GOING)
Combining its much-loved seafood with exotic flavours, diners at Gonu can enjoy a plateful of seafood paella, for just AED 40! ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 28, 2019: Majid Al Futaim in collaboration with Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, has launched the All-New VOX cinemas. A private space where you can pick the movie and enjoy an exclusive dining experience before your screening? If this describes how you would want the ultimate luxury movie-watching experience, then look no further than Majid Al Futtaim’s latest innovative collaboration between Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates and VOX Cinemas.
A first-of-its-kind in a hotel, the private screening room along with a lavish ......read more
In line with the Dubai Government’s plans to attain a green economy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28th August 2019: In a bid to reduce the mall’s ecological footprint, Dubai Festival City Mall is embarking on an ambitious journey in partnership with the French-based utility company, SUEZ Water Technologies to reduce its waste by 75% by 2022. This initiative falls in line with Dubai Festival City’s efforts and the Dubai Government’s plans to attain 75% of waste diversion from landfills by 2021 . Dubai Festival City Mall currently recycles 11% of ......read more
SEPTEMBER F&B and STAYCATION PROMOTION
Back to School Brunch
Date: Friday, 13th September 2019
Details: Yalumba from 12:30PM to 3:30PM
Price: AED 389 Basic Package
AED529 Premium Package
Summer is ending but the fun isn’t!
Dine, dance, play and re-live the good old days as you have a nostalgic time at Yalumba and get a chance to win exciting gifts if you come in your best school costumes. Plus, an additional happy hour from 3PM to 7PM just to keep your party ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 27, August 2019: To celebrate Emirati Women’s Day on Wednesday 28th August, Robinsons is offering complimentary beauty services and amazing discounts. Home to leading Emirati fine jewellery brands, including Gafla, Ruwaya and Amwaj to glamorous womenswear from Abeer Al Suwaidi, Kanzi and Shatha Essa, as well as fragrances from Tola and Hind Al Oud – shoppers will be spoilt for choice. Whether shoppers are looking for exceptional experiences or fabulous designs, Robinsons is the ultimate destination this Emirati Women's ......read more
• Al Ain’s largest shopping mall held performances by duo clowns to further entertain crowd
• Inflated mascots to mingle and play with kids as well
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 27th August 2019: YouTube’s popular Arabic kids’ show “Fozi Mozi & Tutti” came to Bawadi Mall this August. The famous characters of the YouTube show performed at Bawadi Mall’s main atrium.
“We would like to be part of our visitors holiday celebration. To make the commemoration extra special this 2019, we brought ......read more
A new experience with a grand bowling alley, VR and sports simulator games, and a restaurant
Abu Dhabi; 26 August 2019: Dalma Mall, one of Abu Dhabi's iconic retail destination inaugurates Zeal Entertainment Centre, and introduced one of the most unique entertainment venues that marries sports, virtual reality, music and dining into an immersive and innovative social experience for family, friends and children alike.
The all new entertainment centre was inaugurated by Mr. Mohamed Al Mazrouei – Executive Director – The Developers holdings LLC, Mr. ......read more
This summer, Majid Al Futtaim malls across Dubai are helping to make back-to-school shopping a more rewarding experience
Dubai, UAE, 26 August 2019: With a new school year fast approaching, parents are on a mission to kit out their kids with everything they need to stride into the classroom with confidence and make the best possible start to the new term. To make the big back-to-school shop that bit more rewarding, Majid Al Futtaim malls across Dubai have launched a host of generous promotions, ready to take advantage of today.
Shop, win, and save BIG
Before they’ve ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Shaza Hotels has announced the opening of the highly anticipated Al Badayer Oasis – Sharjah Collection by Mysk. Owned by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), Al Badayer Oasis is a picturesque desert retreat set against the sweeping dunes of central Sharjah.
Mr. Simon Coombs, President & CEO of Shaza Hotels, stated, “We are delighted to expand our presence in the UAE with a unique property like Al Badayer Oasis and a partner like Shurooq and look forward to delivering unparalleled ......read more
“Fairway – The Market”, a joint Venture of KBBO - Group & Fathima Group of Companies opens its first store in UAE
Dubai – August 22, 2019: “Fairway – The Market” promises to deliver consistently superior customer service standards with high-quality, fresh, seasonal and flavor-focused foods and daily essentials. Fairway’s unique concept of providing delicious experience to customers with preferred cuisine of live cooking, shawarma, grilled food, chaat & papdi counter, fresh juice, grilled sandwiches coupled with dine-in ......read more
Abu Dhabi - 20 August 2019: Gear up to sing your heart out to ABBA’s greatest hits at Dalma Mall, one of Abu Dhabi's iconic retail destination, this week. A brand-new ABBA tribute band - ‘Name of the Game’ will be performing on 21 August with a jam-packed night of favorite songs from the group’s all-time hits.
Organized within the main atrium of the mall, residents and tourists can travel back to the glorious 70’s with authentic costumes, choreography, stirring vocal and musical arrangements.
As part of Dalma Mall’s summer celebration, ......read more
• Shop for AED 200 at any one of the 16 Dubai Shopping Mall Group’s participating mall to be a part of this promotion and win big
• 40 lucky shoppers will win mega prizes during the three-week long campaign
Dubai; 20 August 2019: As Back-to-School season kicks off in Dubai, Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) with the support of Dubai Festival and Retail Establishment (DFRE) announces their ‘Back-to-School’ campaign, offering kids and parents a rewarding shopping experience. Shoppers stand a chance to enter the draw and win upon spending ......read more