January 31, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: From sushi rolls to poke bowls, Sumo Sushi & Bento continues to surprise its guests with seemingly endless number of culinary delights. Adding to the list of new additions, Sumo unveils two new palatable dishes to their winter menu. This is exclusively available for the month of February. The latest additions include the new vibrant Purple Dragon veggie roll and the perfectly cooked Teriyaki Trio dish,... ...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 31, 2019: Pure Gold Jewellers, the award winning jewellery retailer, has created enchanting diamond pendants for Valentine’s Day. The romantic collection features a double heart pendant held together by a solitaire diamond, and a key heart pendant set with exquisite diamonds. Moreover, customers receive a voucher worth AED 500 on purchase of any of the two pendants until 16th February, 2019.&... ...
January 30, 2019: Cole Haan, the iconic American lifestyle brand, is excited to announce the launch of its new ZERØGRAND All-Day trainer which combines the styling of a dress shoe and the performance of an athletic trainer. For Spring 2019 Cole Haan continues to push boundaries by introducing their first shoe designed to seamlessly transition from work to workout, and everything in between. The ZERØGRAND All-Day trainer was c... ...
January 30, 2019: DIANA ARNO SS19 collection is like a dressing documentary about a life of a global jet-setter. Inspired by Diana’s favourite place – Dubai, where she returns year after year, it tells a story of an alluring city where the sea meets the desert. With the SS19 collection, DIANA ARNO takes a journey in the pursuit of paying homage to the beauty of Dubai. Longline silhouettes with architectural folds and prints... ...
Shake Shack’s BBQ offerings to debut this week Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: Round up your ‘cue crew! Shake Shack® is thrilled to announce a limited-edition lineup of BBQ items, available from February 10 for a limited time at all UAE Shacks: The BBQ ShackMeister® Burger is a 100% all-natural Angus beef cheeseburger topped with crispy ShackMeister® seasoned shallots and Shack BBQ sauce. The... ...
Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and so is that very special romantic dinner. While you concern yourself with getting all ready to impress, don’t forget your delicate skin as there is nothing that boosts your confidence for Valentine’s night quite like smooth and soft skin. And this is now even easier to achieve with Sukin’s natural body care range. Formulated to restore th... ...
HAMILTON SHOWCASES THE KHAKI PILOT CHRONO QUARTZ AT THE RED BULL AIR RACE 2019 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
February 14, 2019 - Dubai UAE
The most exciting aerial sport The Red Bull Air Race was created in 2003 and Hamilton watches are the Official Timekeepers. We are proud to continue in 2019 with the first stop of the Race kicking off in Abu Dhabi to the delight of thousands of fans across the globe. Nothing beats the thrill of the Air Race with ......
February 14, 2019 - Dubai UAE
Named for a quiet street in New York City’s West Village, the Perry is a traditional round watch perfect for every day.
The stainless steel timepiece is finished with a red leather strap, printed with a playful heart print. Makes for a perfect gift this Valentine!
The watch has been built with mineral crystal and a quartz movement and is water resistant up to 99 feet.
The Valentine timepiece ......
February 14, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Chronoswiss has launched two new striking examples of the Flying Grand Regulator, sporting the characteristic layered dial construction and iconic guilloche work. Both these exclusive watches are prime examples of the line that has created more than mere ripples in the haute horological world.
Both dressy and with a sporting flair, these models are designed to fit into most occasions with a certain panache. The ......
A study in harmonious contrasts
(February 13, 2019 - Dubai UAE) With the brand’s dedication to innovation and to pushing boundaries, the new HyperChrome Ultra Light is everything you’d expect from a Rado, featuring groundbreaking materials, innovative new elements and showstopping design.
Presented in two earthy tones, the bronze and brown pieces are a study in harmonious contrasts. The HyperChrome Ultra ......
February 12, 2019 - Dubai UAE
Smoky eyes are always on trend specially for winter and of course for special occasions. Essence offers the best makeup products that will assist you in creating your own smoldering smoky eyes.
Here are our top 10 tips to apply Smoky eye makeup:
Tip 1: It’s always better to apply a primer in order to achieve a dense colour and it makes it easy to blend the ......
February 14, 2019—Dreaming was the theme of Michael Kors’ Fall 2019 runway show, which took place this morning at 10 AM in New York City. From the venue—Cipriani Wall Street, transformed into an old-school ballroom with distressed herringbone floors, velvet curtains, disco balls and chandeliers—to Barry Manilow’s finale performance and the Studio 54 capsule designs, the show was a celebration of individual style, ......
Dubai, UAE, 12th February 2019: The GUESS Jeans Spring/Summer 2019 collection is a celebration of contaminations between urban styles with exotic influences, and between ‘80s and ‘90s vibes with a contemporary flair. A blend of pop colours, vintage graphics and floral prints adds character to a collection designed for fashion explorers on trendy summer adventures.
The first line is pervaded by a chic ......
February 10, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
GUESS is excited to announce the launch of the SS19 Kids collection. The new GUESS kids collection embraces all things summer with bright and fun ice cream inspired colours and designs.
The Madison Avenue main store turns into Ralph's Cafe
February 9, 2019, Dubai, UAE - Ralph Lauren launches Spring 2019 by turning his flagship store in Madison Avenue into Café Ralph, offering his customers an unparalleled dining experience.
Ralph Lauren said: "I wanted to highlight the Spring 2019 Women's Collection, its fresh spirit and modern style, so I decided to share the collection with you in the magical atmosphere of ......
February 07, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Kappa is taking new steps by adding more flavor and excitement into the new collection. This season the vintage and classic sportswear is expanding, more fun and vibrant.
The ‘bling’ women’s collection especially speaks volumes about the newness with a lot of gold and silver sequins play, studs and oversize branding. It shows that how Kappa is loving its current popularity and is truly ......
Give something back to your loved ones with the LG InstaView Refrigerator
DUBAI, February 14, 2019 — There is no better way to express one’s love than through the act of giving. We all have family, friends and partners who mean a great deal to us and deserve to be treated. This Valentine’s Day, why not impress your loved ones and show your affection by cooking the perfect feast?
The growing presence of online food ......
HONOR’s collaboration with Moschino brings together the best of fashion, luxury and technology
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 February 2019 – HONOR, a leading smartphone e-brand, has teamed up with Italian fashion label Moschino for its latest flagship HONOR View20 available in two striking colorways - “Phantom Red” and “Phantom Blue,” as part of the special edition released alongside the two regular ......
A selection of innovative practical gadgets that eases the life of your loved ones
February 13, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Anker with the perfect gift for your loved ones that lasts a lot longer than flowers and chocolates. Gifting gadgets for - special occasions satisfies any personality from Anker Innovations where products range from Bluetooth speakers, headphones to power banks. The products are now in ......
Lincoln sales were up six per cent across the GCC in 2018; Navigator sales triple, with 30 per cent of customers opting for top of the range Presidential Line
Impressive growth has been led by the luxury marque’s utilities, with new models in the pipeline for the Middle East
DUBAI, U.A.E., February 14, 2019 – Lincoln continued its ascent up the market share ladder in 2018, with regional sales of its luxury ......
New six-cylinder Ingenium petrol engine to debut on Range Rover Sport
Mild hybrid electric engine system reduces emissions
New engine technology optimises performance and fuel economy
Designed in-house using the company’s flexible engine architecture
Manufactured at Jaguar Land Rover’s UK Engine Manufacturing Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; February 14th: Jaguar Land Rover is expanding ......
Dubai UAE, 12 February 2019 – Today, at its offices in Via Ciro Menotti, Modena, Harald J. Wester, CEO of Maserati S.p.A., met with Palma Costi, Emilia-Romagna Regional Government Councillor for Productive Activities, and the Mayor of Modena, Gian Carlo Muzzarelli. Meetings were also held with union representatives during the afternoon.
The meetings re-affirmed the strategic mission of the plant, as already highlighted in ......
Dubai UAE - 14 February 2019
Australian food and beverage products will be on the dinner tables of families across the UAE after the New South Wales (NSW) Government, Australia, assisted Australian supermarket Woolworths in securing an export partnership with the Al Maya Group.
Australian Ambassador to the UAE, HE Arthur Spyrou, said Woolworths is launching ninety products - including sauces, condiments, biscuits, confectionery, canned ......
MENA’s leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood has big plans following a hugely successful 2018
Dubai – 14 February 2019: ASMAK, the leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood across MENA, will exhibit its selection of seafood products and food services at the 24th edition of Gulfood - the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition. The brand’s attendance at the event comes as ASMAK sharpens ......
Real Estate & Retail
Dubai, UAE, 14 February 2019: The Retail Summit was officially opened today with a welcome address by H.E. Hamad Buamim, President & CEO, Dubai Chamber Of Commerce & Industry.
Sir Richard Branson took to the stage on the first day as headline speaker at the new event, which runs until 14 February at Atlantis, The Palm.
Other industry heavyweight speakers include:
• Huda Kattan, CEO and ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
14th February 2019
Turkish Airlines, flying passengers to more global destinations than any other airline, preparing for a brand new journey set to be started with its move to its new state-of-the-art home base, Istanbul Airport, continues its partnership with The LEGO® Movie franchise with the recent digital debut, of a new fun and original safety video. It stars characters from the latest big-screen animated LEGO adventure, The LEGO ......
Airbus and Emirates reach agreement on A380 contract – with the airline to receive 14 more A380s by end 2021, bringing its total A380 order book to 123 units
Dubai, UAE, 14 February 2019 – Emirates airline today announced an order for 40 A330-900 aircraft, and 30 A350-900 aircraft, in a heads of agreement signed with Airbus. The deal is worth US$ 21.4 billion at list prices.
The latest generation Airbus A330neo and A350 ......
Banking and Investments
The MWC is a key event for global mobile, services and content that brought together over 2400 exhibitors and 107 000 visitors from 208 countries in 2018.
United Arab Emirates: February 14th 2019- For the 13th consecutive year, from 25 to 28 February 2019, Business France, national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, will be organizing a French Tech pavilion at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona wit......
Board announces cash dividend payment of 15 fils per share and 5% bonus shares
Total revenue was AED2.78 billion, -2.8% YoY, slightly decreasing due to a lower non-core revenue contribution
Total gross profit margin reached an all-time high of 33.2%, an increase of +160bps YoY
Reported net profit was AED225.1 million, -28.7% YoY, a decline due to an increase in energy costs and a decrease in a one-off extraordinary net gain
Education and Trainings
Government, Legal and Charity
Ajman Free Zone personnel will become certified innovation practitioners through an affiliation with Global Innovation Academy
Ajman, UAE (February 14, 2019) - Ajman Free Zone used its Innovation Forum, marking the UAE’s National Innovation Month, to announce its participation in a global accreditation scheme aimed at strengthening the culture of innovation across all of the organisation’s ......
Events and Exhibitions
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
Other Top Stories
Clean Sleeping is set to be this year’s hottest predicted lifestyle trend
February 14, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
As we approach Sleep Awareness Week 2019 (March 11-17), furniture brand helmii shares the importance of a Clean Sleeping program which, combined with the concepts of Feng Shui and the infamous Marie Kondo’s house principles, is sure to bring you a restful and better night’s sleep every day.
2018 was all about clean eating and the growth of the raw food movement but this year’s newest biggest predicted lifestyle trend is ‘clean ......
Representative from the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation to speak at the AgraME Conference in Dubai.
14 February, Dubai, UAE: Under the Patronage of the UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, AgraME, the regions longest running exhibition for Agriculture have collaborated with the UN to enable food security in the region through adoption of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in their upcoming Conference.
Taking place on 5 – 7 March at the Dubai World Trade Centre, the event will be hosting a high level, free-to-attend conference which ......
7,756 photovoltaic (PV) solar panels installed over roofs of 554 Hatta villas
Project to generate 3,612,357-kilowatt hour (KWh) of power annually
Annual reduction of CO2 emissions by 2,159 tons among many benefits
UAE, 13 February 2019 – With DEWA’s support and sponsorship, Etihad Energy Services Company (Etihad ESCO), the wholly-owned subsidiary of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), announced the successful completion of the Hatta solar retrofit project, which included installation of 7,756 photovoltaic (PV) solar panels over the roofs of 554 ......
Dubai UAE, February 11, 2019 – Nexans, a global actor in cabling systems and services and an industry leader in umbilicals, will be attending the EGYPS 2019 exhibition and conference on February 11-13.
Through several umbilical deliveries in East Mediterranean, Nexans has confirmed its role as a trusted and committed partner in the in the oil and gas industry. This has also recently been confirmed by a recent award of three new umbilical projects in the area. Nexans’ track record of long tie-backs and deep water applications have been key criterias when being awared the ......
I don't do labels BILLY, 40
February 10, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
In IKEA terms, BILLY is quite a well-known piece of furniture. With 40 years of history behind it, there’s been a BILLY bookcase (or two) in millions of homes.
Now we can read on our smartphones an encyclopedia that would once fill a large bookcase.
Which begs the question: if your books are just ones and zeroes in a ‘cloud’ – is BILLY out of date?
With millions of identities
There have been regular refinements as well as new colours and more options. Yet the BILLY bookcase formula has been ......
Center consolidates DHL Global Forwarding’s existing humanitarian logistics services for faster, more reliable supply chain support globally
It will enhance the global network for humanitarian logistics services, by connecting to expert regional teams based in Sub-Saharan Africa and Europe
Center’s location in Dubai facilitates collaboration with existing aid and humanitarian organizations based in the city, as well as logistics hubs including the International Humanitarian City
DUBAI, UAE - Media OutReach - February 7, 2019 - DHL Global Forwarding, the ......
ENEC Innovation Week activities included an Innovation Majlis, hackathons, and collaboration with academia to foster innovative thinking and the pursuit of excellence
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 07 February 2019: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and its subsidiaries, the Nawah Energy Company and Barakah One Company, hosted an Innovation Majlis, a hackathon, and youth events as part of its UAE Innovation Month activities. The initiatives were designed to foster and sustain a culture of innovation, future planning and adoption of smart solutions across all of ENEC’s business ......
Dubai, 6 February 2019 - dnata, one of the world’s largest air services providers, strengthens its position in the UAE and international freight forwarding industry by increasing its ownership in two of its Dubai-based joint venture companies.
dnata has purchased a 50% stake in Dubai Express, Freightworks LLC and a 25.5% stake in Bolloré Logistics LLC, UAE from Kanoo Group LLC. As a result of the transaction, dnata is now the sole owner of Dubai Express, Freightworks LLC and holds a majority stake of 51% in Bolloré Logistics LLC, UAE.
The parties have agreed not to ......
ENEC Innovation Week activities included an Innovation Majlis, hackathons, and collaboration with academia to foster innovative thinking and the pursuit of excellence
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 06 February 2019: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and its subsidiaries, the Nawah Energy Company and Barakah One Company, hosted an Innovation Majlis, a hackathon, and youth events as part of its UAE Innovation Month activities. The initiatives were designed to foster and sustain a culture of innovation, future planning and adoption of smart solutions across all of ENEC’s business ......
Aligned with the International Maritime Organization’s 2019 World Maritime Day theme, the 4th annual edition of BBME promotes women in leadership through an uptick of female involvement
Dubai – United Arab Emirates – 6th of February 2019: Breakbulk Middle East, the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, is doing its part to actively build up the female maritime landscape. This year’s two-day conference will be held under the patronage of Dr. Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, the UAE Minister of Infrastructure Development and the Chairman of Federal ......
Add the perfect finishing touch to your home this month
Dubai, UAE, February 05, 2019: The unique lifestyle concept store Home and Soul Dubai have become synonymous with contemporary design and timeless quality when it comes to their home product offering. To continue with this trend, founders Carol and Wael Sukkar have continued their journey to find a new range of high-quality, hand-crafted home accessories that consist of natural, raw materials to add to their wonderful range of home products.
Where heritage meets natural homemade interior design, the new ......
Eng. Mohamed Al Hammadi addresses UAE high ranking military students at Abu Dhabi University
ENEC CEO delivers series of lectures on the role of UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program in advancing the nuclear energy industry locally and internationally
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 2 February 2019: Eng. Mohamed Al Hammadi, Chief Executive Officer of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), addressed high ranking UAE military students at Abu Dhabi University on the unique qualities of the UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program, as a part of a wider lecture series aimed ......
Dubai, UAE, January 31, 2019: The influencer community has mobilized to support K9 Friends get abandoned dogs adopted in Dubai.
The initiative is part of K9 Friends’ ongoing campaign to help abandoned dogs. The campaign launched over a year ago with provoking ads for ‘second-hand dogs’ on Dubizzle. The ads were placed in every classified category from clothing to home appliances, raising awareness about the issue of people abandoning dogs in Dubai.
Since then, the campaign has garnered support from some of the biggest influencers in ......
Dubai, UAE, 30 January 2019: Hormann’s new factory in JAFZA has started rolling out steel fire rated hinged doors to meet demands from Middle East customers. One of the world’s largest producers of industrial, commercial and residential doors, Hormann opened its new 4,800 square meter production line in JAFZA in the last quarter of 2018.
With a capacity to produce 35,000 doors a year, the new facility redefines Hormann’s operations in the region.
Hormann’s steel hinged doors are designed to protect property and life in the event of a fire.
The door ......
30 January 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Emirates Steel, the only integrated steel plant in the UAE and a subsidiary of the General Holding Corporation (SENAAT), has signed a strategic agreement with Abu Dhabi Marine Services (SAFEEN), a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, which has been valued at AED 1 billion.
The agreement was signed by the Chief Executive Officer of Emirates Steel, Eng. Saeed Ghumran Al Remeithi, and Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Ports, in the presence of Captain Adil Banihammad, Acting CEO – Marine Services, Abu Dhabi ......
28 January 2019, Abu Dhabi – UAE: SENAAT, one of the largest industrial investment holding companies in the UAE, is all set to showcase a wide range of job opportunities at Tawdheef, the region’s leading recruitment event, taking place at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
As an Industrial Partner for seventh consecutive year, the Abu Dhabi-based industrial conglomerate will offer over 172 potential job openings and career-development opportunities, which represent a wide range of disciplines at the group level and at its portfolio companies, ......
Global brand for innovative sanitary products was voted among the top 3 of the "most sustainable big companies in Germany".
The jury acknowledged GROHE’s continuous commitment for (further) developing sustainable products.
GROHE managed to establish sustainable production processes in a resource-intensive industry.
United Arab Emirates , Dubai , 27 January 2019. For the third time, GROHE, a leading global brand for complete bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings, has successfully achieved a leading position at the German Sustainability Award in the ......
First ‘Breakfast with EMAC’ seminar on 21st January
EMAC as Silver Sponsor at ‘The Fourth Annual Middle East Bunkering Convention’
Dubai, UAE, 27 January, 2019: Gearing up for 2019, EMAC’s first Breakfast session is back discussing Ship Sale and Purchase (S&P) on 21st January at its DIFC offices.
Presented by Alessandro Tricoli, Partner and Head of Shipping at Fichte & Co Legal, the seminar will provide insights around the specific contract types and negotiation pitfalls. S&P is one of the most important agreements in ......
PAN Emirates Home Furnishings reveals fantastic collection this valentine
PAN Emirates Home Furnishings showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Fujairah in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – January 26, 2019: PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, the leading home-grown indoor, patio, and outdoor furniture brand in the region, brings you wide valentine collection.
Select this sophisticated 3-seater sofa, the Zindelo feels as good as it looks. The luxuriously rich velvet elicits a feeling of elegance and class. Comfortable and stylish, ......
Collaboration with Ludovica and Roberto Palomba builds on the company’s strong design heritage working with some of the world’s most iconic Master Designers to redefine design for modern living
January 23, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: Ideal Standard, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high quality residential, commercial and healthcare bathroom solution, operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa, announced in December 2018 at the Milan Triennale its collaboration with prominent Italian architects and design studio Palomba Serafini Associati. The company also declared ......