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... ...
This Summer, witness a stunning diamond jewellery collection from Malabar Gold & Diamonds newly launched ‘Dia’ collection
Unveiled Dia Diamond Jewellery collection, the latest assortment of diamond jewellery from the house of ‘MINE’ Diamonds from Malabar Gold & Diamonds
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 25 June 2019: Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewellery retailers ......
Salvatore Ferragamo Timepieces – Summer 2019 Collection
June 24, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The timeless dance is renewed in the Minuetto, the classic bestselling watch from the Salvatore Ferragamo Timepieces collection.
The timepiece has been given meticulous and stylish update to reflecting the nature and personality of the modern women whose elegance is conveyed with minimalist and subtle ......
June 24, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The Beard Gear Co is a UAE-based men’s grooming brand, specialized in beard care & maintenance, with distribution across the GCC.
Founded in 2017 by Thierry Bosnoyan, Tanios El Mallah, & Antoun Sader - the company offers a selective range of organic & cruelty-free products forged from 100% natural ingredients to heal, nourish and strengthen the beard and skin.
Composed from a ......
Dr Maher Alahdab gives his top tips to keep your skin glowing even when travelling
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 24 June 2019: Travelling can be stressful, not just for your mind, but also for the body.
Changing climates and exposure to different elements can wreak havoc on the skin. Dr Maher helps you keep your skin at its optimum with these tips:
Moisturize – Apply generously before flying, and every day, no matter what ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 24 June 2019: When retro meets modern-day technology. Full of contrasts, the new Multifort Patrimony celebrates Mido's history and expertise. Imbued with irresistible vintage charm, the Multifort Patrimony is the perfect combination of watchmaking tradition and innovation.
Launched in 1934, two years after the Sydney Harbour Bridge was completed, the Multifort collection shares the ......
The new fashion brand by Landmark Group announces the opening of its new stores
June 25, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
For the summer of 2019, Landmark Group, one of Middle East’s largest retail group, unveiled a new footwear brand - Le Confort that is designed to cater to the region’s fashion-conscious opting for comfort as priority. Pegged under the global fashion trend ‘Comfort Fashion’, Le Confort ......
June 23, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Whether you’re attending a daytime event or special party this season, choose from the latest arrivals from Marks & Spencer to take your occasionwear to the next level.
Dazzle in bold shades or rock minimal monochrome, so dress to the nines & get ready to rise to the occasion.
Michael Michael Kors Summer 2019: Middle East Edit
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22 June 2019: Michael Kors is pleased to announce the MICHAEL Michael Kors Summer 2019 Middle East Edit featuring chic loungewear-inspired ready-to-wear, footwear and handbags.
Relaxed separates, including trousers, a blouse and a dress, in a graphic checkerboard pattern make 24/7 dressing a breeze. Wear them with bold black-and-white ......
22 June 2019: Ralph Lauren, esteemed American fashion designer, businessman, and philanthropist, has been made an Honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (KBE) for Services to Fashion. Mr. Lauren was presented with the honorary knighthood insignia by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales in a private ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
Mr. Lauren serves as the executive chairman and chief creative ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20 June 2019: When it comes to choosing your final touches, take your pick from our earthy toned accessories to add a touch of bohemian charm to your daytime look.
Amp up the texture & print with these gorgeous accessories that’ll instantly revive any of your fail-safe summer dresses.
The telco demonstrated the transformative potential of its intelligent 5G network with an innovative video call conducted utilising 5G technology
Dubai, UAE, 25th June, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), has taken the 5G experience to new heights by demonstrating the region’s first-ever Video over LTE (ViLTE) 5G call. Taking place at du’s headquarters in Al Salam Tower, Dubai, the video call ......
MENA Fintech Association launches to support
Fintech Industry in Growing MENA Marketplace
June 24, 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: MENA Fintech Association (MFTA), an inclusive, not for profit organization that aims at fostering an open dialogue for the MENA fintech community, formally launched yesterday at an exclusive event held at Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM).
The event was attended by fintech leaders from across the industry, ......
Stadium Signage Designed to Revolutionize Fan Experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 24 June 2019: On the 25th of June, LG Electronics (LG) will be inviting its customers and partners around MEA to experience its latest indoor and outdoor LED display solutions for businesses at an exclusive event in Dubai.
LG LED Connect 2019 MEA will see the company showcase its latest LED displays to help transform stadiums in the region. ......
Pioneering work for the electric driving experience.
Sound for the BMW Vision M NEXT jointly developed.
June 25, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Munich. Hans Zimmer is known worldwide for his film music. He has composed countless soundtracks for Hollywood and won numerous awards. Now Hans Zimmer, together with Renzo Vitale, acoustic engineer and sound designer at the BMW Group, has composed the sound for the BMW Vision M NEXT. ......
• Preview of two new GAC signature models- GA4 and GS3 for the UAE market
• An ambitious expansion plan will see the opening of three new showrooms – one in Abu Dhabi, Ras Al Khaimah and two in Dubai
• Delivering outstanding customer experience with two new GAC Motor service centers in Dubai
Dubai; 24 June 2019: Gargash Group, one of the largest distributors of premium and luxury cars in ......
Joni Paiva appointed as Regional Vice President for Marketing and Sales for Africa, Middle East and India
Thierry Sabbagh promoted to Managing Director of Nissan Middle East
Dubai, UAE, 24 June 2019 – Nissan today announced changes to its senior leadership with the appointments of Joni Paiva as Regional Vice President, Marketing and Sales for Africa, Middle East and India, and Thierry Sabbagh as Managing Director of Nissan Middle ......
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - 23 June 2019: Domino’s Pizza, the number 1 pizza brand across the world, opened its distinguished store at Mueweilah, Sharjah. The store is located in a residential and university area, and has a huge number of residents and students. The store aims to satisfy the palates of pizza lovers in the neighborhood.
The new store features a refreshingly modern Italian design concept, along with a unique ......
Saturday, 15 June 2019: To celebrate the summer season and the return of the hugely popular S’mores Frappuccino, Starbucks commissioned a professional sand sculptor to create a giant Fappuccino cup sculpture made out of sand. Measuring 3 metres in height using X tonnes of sand, the impressive installation was on display at La Mer for one day only, to the amazement of passers-by at the popular beach ......
Real Estate & Retail
Brace for up to 75% discounts across retail outlets and the chance to win a 2019 Mer-cedes Benz C200 AMG
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 25 June, 2019: Shop at Deerfields Mall and get really amazing deals of up to 75% off at selected retailers until 3 August 2019. Along with big dis-counts, shoppers can maximize on savings with special promotions and bundle offers in the mall.
Commenting on the occasion Mr. Matthew Reay, ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 25 June 2019: Etihad Airways is preparing to launch seasonal summer flights from Abu Dhabi to the beautiful and historic Egyptian city of Alexandria, one of oldest continuously-inhabited locations in the world and home to the Great Library of Alexandria and one of the ancient world wonders, the Pharos Lighthouse.
This famous coastal city is also a convenient gateway for many of the Egyptian ......
Banking and Investments
Industry report to provide an overview of individual hotel’s carbon emissions, enabling hospitality establishments to benchmark their sustainability performance against their peers
Dubai, UAE, 25 June 2019: Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has announced it will provide Dubai hotels with an individual Hotel Emission Analysis Report, offering an overview of each establishment’s em......
Education and Trainings
Government, Legal and Charity
Events and Exhibitions
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
Varicose veins affect one in every two people aged 50 and older, and 15 to 25 percent of all adults in the UAE
Dubai, UAE: 23rd June, 2019: Tired legs, bulging veins, ulcers and a burning sensation are just some of the symptoms associated with varicose veins, a condition that affects one in every two people.
According to Dr. Ashkan Haghshenas, Specialist Vascular Surgeon, specialized in Varicose Veins at Burjeel Hospital for Advanced ......
Dubai, UAE - 23 June 2019: With the prevalence rate of Hepatitis C (HCV) being under 2% in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the country is close to reaching the World Health Assembly’s goal of eliminating the virus by 2030. Through providing educational programs for healthcare professionals, Gilead Sciences Middle East supports the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) and Dubai Health Authority’s efforts towards ......
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 25 June 2019: The high-end 2XL Furniture & Home Décor store in Uptown Mirdiff Mall in Dubai reopened its doors today after refurbishment. The spectacular showroom was officially inaugurated by Mr. Suood Al Sadi, General Manager of 2XL Furniture & Home Décor. To celebrate the occasion, the store hosted a special welcome reception for its exclusive clientele and patrons showcasing its state-of-the-art facilities boasting the latest 2XL collections.
The upgraded outlet has been configured to cater to the needs of 2XL’s sophisticated ......
Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power and KEPCO Plant Service & Engineering Co. will provide services to support Nawah Energy Company in maintaining the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant
24 June 2019 – Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Nawah Energy Company (Nawah), the subsidiary created by Joint Venture partners Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) to operate and maintain the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, has today signed a Long Term Maintenance Services Agreement (LTMSA) with Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP), supported ......
Doosan Heavy Industries to provide maintenance services for the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant
24 June 2019 – Abu Dhabi, UAE: Nawah Energy Company (Nawah), the subsidiary created by Joint Venture partners Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) to operate and maintain the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, has signed a Maintenance Service Agreement (MSA) with Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction (DHIC), a subsidiary of the Doosan Group, for the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant.
Under the agreement, DHIC will provide Nawah with a range of ......
June 24, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Just like other critical spare parts, your vehicle depends on top quality engine oil to keep it running smoothly and ensure that its engine is properly protected.
That’s why Castrol, the world leading manufacturer, distributor and marketer of premium lubricating oils, greases and related services to automotive, industrial, marine, aviation, oil exploration and production customers, has launched a new initiative to support workshops around the UAE.
A newly introduced fleet of dedicated delivery vehicles serving the whole of the UAE has been put in ......
• PAN Emirates Home Furnishings unveils its cushions collection
• PAN Emirates Home Furnishings showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Fujairah in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 23 June 2019: Comfort comes in all shapes and sizes. And when it comes to PAN Emirates, it also comes with various textures and colour options.
As the weather changes, and the scorching sun beats down on the region, it’s time to spend more time indoors. Gone are the barbeques and in come the movie nights, sitting on the couch, popcorn and ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 18 June 2019: With father’s day just around the corner, you’ve officially hit the time to search for quirky gifts. He may not win an award for the longest phone conversation but he surely deserves to get something special for being an awesome dad. IKEA, the region’s favorite Swedish home furnishing retailer has a wide range of offerings for someone who’s got it all. You want something that’s not only a thoughtful gift but should be functional enough to not just lay around the house catching dust.
Here are five ......
• Offer maximum versatility, flexibility and ease of installation for most retrofit applications
• Easily integrate with EcoStruxure Power and Energy Management solutions and building management system software to help building managers improve energy efficiency and savings
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 June 2019: Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced it is extending its line of PowerLogic EM4200 series Enercept energy and power meters to include five new meters, which join ......
A sneak peek into the brand’s creative innovations for the upcoming year by Inma Bermúdez, Claus Meyers, Greyhound Original Bangkok, Ori and Zandra Rhodes amongst many other renowned brands.
United Arab Emirates, 17 June 2019: IKEA, the region’s favourite Swedish home-furnishing retailer, gave its customers a glimpse of all the exciting upcoming collaborations with globally acclaimed artists, designers and brands for them to look forward to in 2020. The latest IKEA developments related to product designs, sustainability features, healthy living ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 16 June 2019: Over the years we have either received advice or accumulated beliefs on bedroom decoration and mattress use that may not be as relevant today as they may have been in the past. They may also be complete myths and so we wanted to identify a few and debunk them. Whether these myths are based on design, mattresses or storage, IKEA is always looking to shed a new perspective on misconceptions while creating awareness on the important facts.
Here are our top six Bedroom Decoration and Mattress Myths Debunked.
Myth 1: A ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 16 June 2019: Society is becoming increasingly aware of the importance of environmentally responsible interior design. As a result, more and more customers seek to incorporate sustainability principles into their homes. With this huge shift towards opting for ethically sourced materials, which are more durable in the long run, Home and Soul Dubai have fast become the go-to home stores in the region for their huge offering of environmentally-friendly designs.
Rattan Chairs: The Rattan material is one of the most popular decorative items ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 June 2019: Refinitiv Oil Research received reports of a suspected attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, about 56 NM East of Fujairah. This was later confirmed through various sources including the managers of the vessels in question.
The two tankers are identified as the “FRONT ALTAIR” managed by Frontline and the “KOKUKA COURAGEOUS” managed by Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement.
Timeline of Events as it occurred based on Vessel Tracking Data:
The vessel Front Altair loaded 75,000 MT of Naphtha from ......
Schneider Electric and Navigant Research release new analysis on how California can upgrade critical energy infrastructure through Energy-as-a-Service (EaaS) solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 June 2019: Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today released new analysis on the role of microgrids to support the modernization of California’s grid infrastructure. The white paper, created in partnership with leading market research and advisory firm Navigant Research, explores innovative use-cases ......
June 13, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Industry 4.0 is the intelligence behind the maximum efficiency of tomorrow’s world. But how does collecting data today help businesses stay sustainable while predicting what will happen tomorrow?
The Middle East and Africa market for augmented and virtual reality is expected to grow to $6 billion by 2020, according to the International Data Corporation. As the digital trend continues to innovate, it will transform the future of sustainable business.
Industry 4.0 has revolutionised the way a modern warehouse or distribution centre operates ......
Ahmad Bin Shafar: The meeting acts as a platform that highlights Dubai’s success in district cooling
Dubai, UAE, 13th June 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, is taking part in the 5th Annual Partners’ Forum, organized by the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) for its ‘District Energy in Cities’ initiative. The meeting is being held from 11-14 June 2019 at Copenhagen, Denmark.
Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower and Special Advisor on district cooling, will be ......
Solar in top 5, while methanol fastest-growing fuel energy term in UAE in online search
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: UAE residents are showing increasing interest in methanol and biodiesel as energy resources, with significant online search growth during the past three years, according to a recent report from SEMrush – the award-winning online digital marketing suite.
The SEMrush study, which pooled monthly search volumes of 11 types of fuel energy terms during the past three years, revealed electricity-related online searches were ......
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - 11 June 2019: The Italian energy sector looks set to play a key part in European participation at the 24th World Energy Congress, taking place in Abu Dhabi from 9-12 September, following today’s visit to the country by the leadership of the Congress Organising Committee.
Earlier today, H.E. Dr. Matar Al Neyadi, Chairman of the 24th World Energy Congress Organising Committee, met senior Italian energy stakeholders in Rome to brief them on progress so far towards September’s Congress, including the Congress ......
After three successful years, Lukoil Marine Lubricants will once again supply Kuwait Oil Tanker Company’s full fleet of various tanker vessels
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 June 2019: Dubai-based subsidiary of LUKOIL, Lukoil Marine Lubricants (Lukoil), has reached a renewal agreement with the subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC), Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC). For the past three years, Lukoil has supplied KOTC’s full fleet of tanker vessels with their specialized product of marine lubricants. The new deal between the two companies will help ......
NAFL says logistics business is set for big boom in the UAE
Big logistics parks coming up in Abu Dhabi, Jebel Ali and near Expo 2020 venue
Logistics sector contributes 30% to Dubai GDP
Conference in Lebanon to discuss opportunities for UAE companies to participate in reconstruction projects in Syria and Iraq
Dubai, June 11, 2019: The logistics industry in the UAE is in for big growth with more logistics parks coming up in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and Chinese companies are set to invest more than $4 billion (Dh 14.68 billion) in logistics projects in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, according ......
Dubai, UAE, 09 June 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, announced the launch of its summer campaign, under the slogan ‘Switch to 24°C and save more’. The campaign runs from June till end of summer. This is part of Empower’s efforts to support sustainability and deliver environmentally friendly district cooling services.
The campaign helps customers to reduce their district cooling energy consumption during summer period by encouraging them to set the AC thermostat to ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 09 June 2019: As “on demand” services expand into more industries and market places, Trukkin is leading the way in digital logistics solutions for long-haul trucking. Launched in 2017, Trukkin is a techno-logistics firm based in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates operating throughout the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region and beyond. The company works to innovate and simplify logistics and land transportation.
Trukkin has raised over $3.5 million in the recent funding round, which included marquee investors ......