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    The Galleria Al Maryah Island Welcomes Back-to-School Season with Exciting Offers and LEGO® Certified Store Road Show

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 18, August 2022: The Galleria Al Maryah Island is a one-stop destination this Back-to-School season. From essentials like books, bags and lunchboxes, to new styles and the latest technology to stimulate engaging learning, students from little learners to university scholars will start the academic year at the top of the class.    Guests can also get creative with an exciting LEGO® Certified Store Roadshow from 22 to 28 August. Attend workshops at the play zone, win prizes and much more!    • Visit the in-mall LEGO® Certified Store Roadshow – Level G, South Atrium – to enjoy exclusive products, interactive rooms, brick challenges and gaming areas.  • Meet LEGO® mascots, Emmet and Lucy, from 7pm to 9pm Friday, Saturday and ......read more

    Sealine Beach, A Murwab Resort Appoints Aigerim Aitbayeva as new Executive Chef

    DOHA, QATAR – August 18, 2022: Sealine Beach, a Murwab Resort, has announced the appointment of culinary artist, social media influencer, passionate young and talented Aigerim Aitbayeva as their new Executive Chef. Celebrated for her passion, creativity and commitment, Aigerim brings a wide range of experience and knowledge to her new position. With a decade long experience of working with Michelin-star and world’s most decorated Chefs she has also worked at world-class International Hotels, which speaks for her naturally honed skills and exemplary track record as a Hotelier. In her new role, Aigerim will lead the resort’s culinary team, overseeing some of Qatar’s favourite dining destinations at Sealine Beach Resort. Inspired by her parent’s support, travel experiences, and the exposure to ......read more

    Tamayaz: More than 740, 000 Customers Enrolled in Union Coop's Loyalty Program

    Tamayaz’ card enables customers to earn loyalty points while making purchases at Union Coop, in addition to benefiting from the promotional offers with competitive prices Dubai, UAE:  Dr. Suhail Al Bastaki, Director of Happiness & Marketing Dept. at Union Coop revealed that 740,840 customers so far have enrolled in its ‘Tamayaz’ loyalty program, noting that there are two categories of cards i.e. ‘Golden’ for Shareholder consumers and ‘Silver’ to all non-shareholder consumers, highlighting that majority of sales come from consumers who have enrolled in the popular loyalty program. And he indicated that the cooperative is committed to launching offers on products that enhance the experience of its customers, pointing out that the increase in the number of Tamayaz cardholders in both ......read more

    Géant's Back to School Fest Promises Great Variety and Value

    Shop, Win and Save with Exciting Offers and Competitions Across Géant Hypermarkets and Express Stores from now until 4th September 2022 Dubai, United Arab Emirates:  GMG's Géant is getting you ready for Back to School with an exciting campaign now on across all supermarkets and hypermarkets in Dubai. Promising great value and variety, customers will enjoy the convenience of a dedicated Back to School section replete with a wide range of products including bags, bottles, lunch bags, stationery not to mention special offers including more than 60 percent off on essentials. Other high in value electronic products will also be showcased and on offer like laptops, headphones, iPads, and tablets. Online purchases can also be made via popular e-commerce platforms including Instashop and Now Now not to mention neighborhood ......read more

    Back to School: Dubai Retailer Announces more than 65% Discounts

    The cooperative has allocated three back-to-school campaigns   Dubai, UAE:  Dr. Suhail Al Bastaki, Director of Happiness & Marketing Dept. at Union Coop, stated that the cooperative launched its annual “Back to School” promotional campaign coinciding with the start of the new school season, with its first campaign on August 12, 2022, offering a discount of more than 65% on hundreds of products and school based items, noting that the cooperative has allocated 3 back-to-school campaigns, as part of the package of initiatives launched by the cooperative for its customers on various occasions throughout the year. He also indicated that the cooperative places the launch of community initiatives within its annual objectives to delight consumers, meet their requirements and provide them with high-quality ......read more

    Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Northern Ring Road Awarded ‘Best Business Hotel' by the International Travel Awards

    August 15, 2022 - Riyadh, KSA - Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh Northern Ring Road, part of the brand of hotels owned by Marriott International, was named the ‘Best Business Hotel’ winner by the International Travel Awards 2022. The award, which honors hotels that offer key business solutions to travelers, was presented to hotels on 25th July 2022.  Participated by thousands of businesses from around the globe every year, the prestigious International Travel Awards selected few are able to walk away holding the title of the best travel establishments in the world. The World Travel Awards strives to recognize excellence and is the most reputable award, rewarding businesses in travel, tourism, and hospitality niches for their diligent efforts. The internationally accredited and prestigious award ensures that travel ......read more

    Doha Festival City Hosts the Ministry of Education and Higher Education's Annual “Back to School” Campaign in Cooperation with Mowasalat

    A wide range of activities are available for Mall visitors targeting kindergarten and school students to help children and parents alike usher in the new schoolyear with confidence Doha, Qatar – 15, August 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, launches an exciting new addition to its Back to School Campaign in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education and Mowasalat (Karwa). Under the slogan “With knowledge we build Qatar”, the Ministry of Education and Higher Education is all set to launch its annual campaign “Back to School” for the academic year 2022/2023.   Robert Hall, Doha Festival City’s General Manager, said: “We are very happy to join hands with the Ministry of Education and Higher ......read more

    Summary of Weekly Real Estate Transactions for the Week Ending 05 August 2022'

     Dubai: The real estate and properties transactions valued at AED 9.7 billion in total during the week ending 12 August 2022. The sum of transactions was 2,433.  326 plots were sold for AED 1.64 billion, 1,567 apartments and villas were sold for AED 3.12 billion.  The top three transactions were a land in Nadd Hessa sold for AED 352.41 million, followed by a land that was sold for AED 90 million in Island 2, and a land sold for AED 352.41 million in Nadd Hessa in third place. Al Hebiah Fifth recorded the most transactions for this week by 214 sales transactions worth AED 595.16 million, followed by Jabal Ali First with 39 sales transactions worth AED 164.29 million, and Al Yufrah 2 with 26 sales transactions worth AED 33 million in third place.  The top three transfers for apartments and villas were an ......read more

    Emaar Signs a Deal with Dubai Holding to Fully Acquire Dubai Creek Harbour

    Dubai - 12, August 2022:  Emaar Properties PJSC (DFM: EMAAR) announced today it would fully acquire Dubai Creek Harbour, the major development located along the historic Dubai Creek waterfront, from Dubai Holding for a consideration of AED 7.5 billion to be paid equally in cash and shares of Emaar Properties PJSC, thus making Dubai Holding the second largest shareholder of Emaar.  Emaar recorded sales of AED 4.2 billion in 2021 and AED 3.6 billion sales in Dubai Creek Harbour in the first half of 2022. Dubai Creek Harbour has approximately 100 million sq. ft of future development which will provide future profit potential to Emaar.  A spokesperson of Emaar said: “The purchase agreement with Dubai Holding represents another important achievement in Emaar’s rich history as we continue to expand our ......read more

    Dubai Retailer Announces 4 Promotional Campaigns with Discount up to 60%

    Includes major campaigns with discounts up to 70% in August Dubai, UAE:  The Director of Happiness and Marketing Dept. at Union Coop, ‘Dr. Suhail Al Bastaki’ revealed that Union Coop launched four promotional campaigns this August to reduce prices for several food products, including vegetables, fruits and other consumer goods, by up to 60% in all its branches in Dubai and through its Smart online store (App). He added that the cooperative would also launch a ‘Super Sale’ campaign in the same month, which will be announced in all official communication channels. The ‘Super Sale’ campaign will offer discounts up to 70% on selected food, consumer and electronic products as a part of the Cooperative’s goals to delight consumers, meet their requirements and provide high-quality products to ......read more

    Shop for Back to School ‘All In One Go' at Carrefour

    • Enjoy exceptional discounts of up to 50 per cent off on school supplies such as electronics, stationary, food and more • A chance to win exciting prizes including a trip to Disneyland Paris  • Trend report from Carrefour anticipates a return to pre-pandemic levels during back-to-school season 2022 • Exclusive discounts of up to 30 per cent off for members of Majid Al Futtaim’s loyalty program, SHARE.   Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 09 August, 2022: With back-to-school season almost here, Carrefour – owned and operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the UAE – has introduced its ‘All In One Go’ campaign. Running until the end of August, Carrefour will be providing exceptional discounts of up to 50 per cent off on school supplies alongside exciting competitions, ......read more

    Minions: The Rise of Gru Experience Launches in City Centre's Ajman and Fujairah

    UAE - 4, August 2022: For the first time in Ajman and Fujairah, experience Minions: The Rise of Gru at City Centre. Running until 4 September from 2pm – 9pm, children of all ages can expect a high-energy experience with exciting workshops for kids, a dancefloor, challenges to win fun-filled Minions goodies, plus endless photo opportunities.   Visit Minions: The Rise of Gru at City Centre Ajman until 14 August and City Centre Fujairah from 19 August – 4 September.   The Minions: The Rise of Gru has officially landed at City Centre Ajman.   Little ones creating disco balls, Minion slime making and more.

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    aswaaq Actively Contributes to UAE Society

    Dubai, August 04, 2022: Driven by the goal of honouring the heritage of the Emirates, “Hayyakum” is the warm welcome chosen by aswaaq to address their customers. The local brand aims to provide their customers with a unique shopping experience across Dubai. Their promise is not only freshness, but also variety and sustainability.  According to aswaaq COO, Shamsa Lootah: “We at aswaaq believe that we can provide shoppers with a comprehensive experience, given our well-trained staff, assortment of products and easy in-store navigation. We are very proud to engage with the diversified community around us. We consider it a privilege of ours to be able to connect with various ethnicities and cultures.” “Over the years, aswaaq has developed several programs to support the community, especially SMEs. ......read more

    Chalo BurJuman Mall, Chalo Maldives

    This summer shop at BurJuman Mall to Win a trip to the Maldives and explore delicious eats from around the world   Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 03, 2022:   Looking for an entertaining and rewarding escape from Dubai’s summer heat? Well, look no further! BurJuman Mall presents its summer campaign, live until 4 September, filled with delicious street eats, exciting entertainment, themed-photo zones and a chance to win a Maldives vacation.  Summer calls for a wardrobe and home décor uplift with breezy styles to suit summer 2022 trends. What if you could spend, save and stand a chance to win an all-expense paid vacation for the fam? Well, that’s exactly what BurJuman Mall is offering.  BurJuman Mall has partnered with dnataTravel to present a sun-kissed, luxurious Maldives trip for 4. ......read more

    Learn, Laugh and Play at Modesh World This Summer

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3 August 2022: Summer in Dubai means one thing, Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS)! Now in its 25th year, the seasonal extravaganza also means the return of the ever-smiling Modesh, his friend Dana, and Modesh World. Open at Dubai World Trade Centre until 28 August and spread across four halls, the DSS indoor theme park and ‘edutainment’ centre is a place where visitors can enjoy rides, inflatables and attractions, as well as educational workshops.  LEARN AND DANCE  How many school lessons have kids bopping to the beats as they gain valuable knowledge? Modesh World is offering four interactive stage and performance shows, all with an educational slant.  The first, Mangrove Journeys, has Modesh and best friend Dana inviting audiences on a tour of their home, the Mangroves, revealing ......read more

    Majid Al Futtaim Launches First-of-its-kind Entertainment Loyalty Programme in Saudi Arabia

    • SHARE offers members the ability to earn and redeem points across Majid Al Futtaim’s Leisure, Entertainment & Cinemas (LEC) portfolio throughout the Kingdom • Customers can also enjoy a variety of member-exclusive benefits    Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, August 2, 2022: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, has expanded the reach of its rewards programme with the launch of SHARE in Saudi Arabia. Following the successful introduction of SHARE in the UAE in 2019, guests across the Kingdom can now earn and redeem points across Majid Al Futtaim’s Leisure, Entertainment & Cinemas. The multi-country rewards programme features interoperability of points, enabling members to earn and redeem points ......read more

    MAIZ is about to Open at Diriyah Gate

    The true experience of Saudi culinary and culture is set to become the top choice for tourists and residents      Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, August 2, 2022:  MAIZ, a dream that is about to be accomplished soon at Matal Al Bujairi, a new fine-dining destination being developed as part of the US$20 billion Diriyah Gate Development. The concept has been created by Al Khozama – one of the most prominent player in the Gulf region’s hospitality sector, along with the Saudi Ministry of Culture, Saudi Heritage Commission, Saudi Culinary Commission, and Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) to ensure complete authenticity of Saudi cuisine, culture and heritage.   The menu itself is a standalone artistic project displaying distinctive Saudi dishes prepared with a contemporary flair that is a feast to all ......read more

    Summary of Weekly Real Estate Transactions for the Week Ending 29 July 2022

    Dubai: The real estate and properties transactions valued at AED 6.8 billion in total during the week ending 29 July 2022. The sum of transactions was 2,285.  254 plots were sold for AED 1.35 billion, 1,516 apartments and villas were sold for AED 3.35 billion.  The top three transactions were a land in Hadaeq Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid sold for AED 100.53 million, followed by a land that was sold for AED 90 million in Hadaeq Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid, and a land sold for AED 100.53 million in Hadaeq Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid in third place. Al Hebiah Fifth recorded the most transactions for this week by 134 sales transactions worth AED 307.67 million, followed by Jabal Ali First with 28 sales transactions worth AED 97.82 million, and Al Yufrah 2 with 21 sales transactions worth AED 28 million in third ......read more

    Sharjah Summer Festival at City Centre Al Zahia

    The PJ Masks are coming to Sharjah!  Join the trio at City Centre Al Zahia from 29 July – 7 August    Sharjah, UAE: City Centre Al Zahia is bringing Sharjah’s first, PJ Masks experience to its Central Galleria from 29 July – 7 August. Featuring a host of fun-filled activities, families can also look forward to watching a 25-minute show, plus a chance to meet their favourite heroes on stage. This interactive mini show will be full of singing and dancing where kids will get to participate in a Hero Training Session with the PJ Masks characters and learn how to be brave, learn the coolest hero moves, use superpowers and so much more.  Based on the popular animated series, this interactive stage show features pre-schoolers’ favourite superheroes – Catboy, Owlette and Gekko ......read more

    Union Coop Delegation Visits ‘Bustanica'

    Bustanica, which means your garden or orchard in Arabic, has unveiled the 330,000 sq. ft. controlled farm facility making it the world’s largest hydroponic farm. Dubai, UAE:  A delegation from Union Coop organized an official visit to the largest vertical hydroponic farm in the world, ‘Bustanica’, which was recently opened by Emirates Flight Catering in Dubai. The visit was in the interest of the cooperative to provide the best and finest types of Agricultural produce from vegetables and fruits to consumers by establishing contracts with various sources and companies outside and inside the country. In detail, Mr. Yaqoob Al Balooshi, Fresh Category Trade Dept. Manager, Union Coop said that the visit of the cooperative delegation to ‘Bustanica’ farm, which is located in Dubai near Al Maktoum ......read more

    Celebrate the Summer Season at Deerfields Mall with Fun Initiatives and Retail Promotions

    * Until 4 September, mall visitors can avail seasonal recreational offers and retailer promotions across an array of popular brands  Abu Dhabi, UAE – July 27, 2022: Deerfields Mall – Abu Dhabi’s popular shopping centre in the heart of the community, is celebrating the summer season with an eclectic mix of fun-filled activities and retailer promotions for the entire family. Running until 4 September, mall-goers can perfect their craft at Top Padel and redeem the seasonal offer starting from AED 220 for one hour of play. Elsewhere, one-of-a kind laser tag arena Thrill Zone is providing fifteen percent discount from Monday through Thursday on both laser tag and bowling services.  Royal Cinema is giving school kids the chance to sit back, relax and enjoy a movie for just AED 35 for a standard ticket or ......read more

    Sharjah Summer Promotions 2022 Continues to Enthrall Shoppers with Spectacular Promotions and Incredible Surprises

    Sharjah, July 27, 2022:  The Sharjah Summer Promotions 2022 is still enthralling shoppers and visitors with a wide range of spectacular promotions and offers across the Emirate of Sharjah. The event, which is organised under the umbrella of Sharjah Promotions, is one of the annual initiatives of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI). The festival continues to draw customers and tourists from all over the UAE to take advantage of tremendous discounts, some of which surpass 75% on a variety of goods and items, thanks to its incredible activities, unique dining experiences, and entertainment shows the shopping centers are delivering. Mega Mall has announced valuable prizes as part of Sharjah Summer Promotions 2022, including direct cashback on purchases of at least AED 200, weekly raffles for eight iPhone 13 devices, ......read more

    Union Coop Signs Agreement with Ferjan Dubai to Support its Community Initiative

    Dubai, UAE:  Union Coop signed a memorandum of understanding with Ferjan Dubai, one of the youth initiatives and projects. It provides financial support for its community initiatives, in order to reach members of the community through the accounts of Ferjan Dubai, which is concerned with gathering the residents of the residential neighborhood in one place, and spreading awareness among individuals about the various events held in their residential areas.   Dr Suhail Al Bastaki – Director of Happiness & Marketing Dept. and Ms. Alia Al Shamlan, the founder of Ferjan Dubai initiative, signed the agreement at the Union Coop headquarters in Al Warqa City Mall, in the presence of a number of cooperative employees and supervisors of the Ferjan Dubai initiative. Dr Suhail Al Bastaki said that the agreement falls within ......read more

    Doha Festival City and Hamad Medical Corporation Collaborate to Raise Awareness on the Importance of Organ Donation

    Under the umbrella of its #FestivalCares initiatives, Doha Festival City is hosting an organ donation drive and awareness campaign led by Hamad Medical Corporation’s Organ Donation Centre Doha, Qatar – 26, July 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only international choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is hosting an organ donation drive and awareness campaign led by Hamad Medical Corporation’s Organ Donation Centre throughout the month of July.  The campaign, organised under the umbrella of the mall’s #FestivalCares programme, aims at educating visitors on the importance of organ donation, and facilitating the registration of interested organ donors. A booth manned by Hamad Medical Corporation’s Organ Donation Centre is set up by the square node on the mall’s ......read more

    Union Coop: AED 4,673 Million Spent on Community Contributions Since the Beginning of 2022

    Dubai, UAE:  Dr Suhail Al Bastaki, Director of Happiness and Marketing Department, Union Coop revealed info on the societal contributions made by the cooperative since the beginning of the current year 2022, which amounted to AED 4,673,113.96, noting that the Cooperative is one of the most supportive private entities for all sectors in the country through its societal contribution that enhances its presence to serve the Emirati community and participate in advancing the curve of growth and development. He pointed out that the cooperative has clear imprints in its societal contribution since its inception, as it has supported social, health, security, economic, charitable and sports sectors and projects dedicated to youth that have changed many social conceptions about the role of cooperatives, pointing out that the cooperative ......read more

    Summary of Weekly Real Estate Transactions for the Week Ending 22 July 2022

    Dubai,  UAE: The real estate and properties transactions valued at AED 10.9 billion in total during the week ending 22 July 2022. The sum of transactions was 2,509.  263 plots were sold for AED 1.46 billion, 1,716 apartments and villas were sold for AED 3.67 billion.  The top three transactions were a land in Burj Khalifa sold for AED 167.09 million, followed by a land that was sold for AED 70.6 million in Al Barsha First, and a land sold for AED 167.09 million in Burj Khalifa in third place. Al Hebiah Fifth recorded the most transactions for this week by 130 sales transactions worth AED 328.15 million, followed by Jabal Ali First with 32 sales transactions worth AED 92.67 million, and Al Yufrah 2 with 24 sales transactions worth AED 28 million in third place.  The top three transfers for apartments ......read more

    Abu Dhabi Records Over AED 22.5 Billion Total of Real Estate Transactions in First Half of 2022

    • Confidence among investors indicates the market's attractiveness and a sustainable growth trajectory. • With the launch of various new projects, the remaining months will show a rising investment surge.   Abu Dhabi, 22 July 2022: As per the latest report released by the Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT), Abu Dhabi's real estate market sustained growth driven by investor optimism, recording 7,474 property transactions amounting to over AED 22.51 billion.   The department's half-yearly report indicates that all kinds of land, buildings, and real estate were purchased, sold, and mortgaged. DMT's real estate trading index shows 3,568 real estate purchase and sale transactions worth 8.9 billion dirhams and 3,906 mortgage transactions worth 13.61 billion ......read more

    Reduction of Single-Use Plastic Bag made a Positive and Significant Impact – Union Coop

    The Dubai retailer confirms the positive and significant consumer interaction with the decision to reduce the use of plastic bags Dubai, UAE:   Dr. Suhail Al Bastaki, Director of Happiness and Marketing Department at Union Coop confirmed that consumers have interacted greatly and positively with the decision to limit single-use plastic bags since its implementation on July 1, 2022 until now, as they are using recyclable and environmentally friendly bags that can be used multiple times while making purchase, pointing out that the majority of consumers are buying high-quality, environmentally friendly and multi-use bags from Union Coop, which eliminates the need to buy single-use plastic bags for the supermarket itself. He pointed out that this interaction indicates the completion of the awareness operations carried out ......read more

    Join Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol in “The Big Show Rescue” at The Galleria Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi from 22 to 31 July 2022!

    A new show is coming to town!    Abu Dhabi, 20 July, 2022 – Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol is ready for action! The Adventure Bay legends: Chase, Marshall, Rubble, Skye and Ryder, will be visiting The Galleria Al Maryah Island for the first time to go on their next rescue adventure from 22 to 31 July! This exciting event is brought to you by the The Galleria Al Maryah Island in partnership with Nickelodeon, Spin Master and EventBox. Families are invited to watch The Big Show Rescue on stage and join the PUPS on another adventure at 4pm, 6pm and 8:30pm daily! Families can also meet and have their photo taken with PAW Patrol’s Chase and Marshall afterwards, at 4:40pm, 6:40pm and 9:10pm! Seats are first come, first served and the show is complimentary for all. Kids can then challenge themselves in ......read more

    Carrefour to Send Five Football Fans to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Thanks to Visa

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 July, 2022: Carrefour – owned and operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the UAE – has partnered with Visa, the Official Payment Services partner of FIFA, to give five football fans the opportunity to win a free trip to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™. Customers who spend AED 500 or more at Carrefour in-store and online through their Visa cards will be entered into the competition ending on 11 August.  Customers can win either one opening match package or one of four group stage match packages. The exciting prizes will include flights to Qatar and back, 5-star hotel accommodation for up to four nights, and access to two matches in each package for the winner and a plus one. Alongside these grand prizes, Carrefour is offering bonus rewards including AED 20,000 worth of shopping vouchers ......read more

    Hashim Spices & Nuts Opened new Store at Muweilah, Sharjah

    Dubai, UAE: HASHIM FLOUR MILL LLC, a retail store for over 42 years, has opened its new concept store Hashim Spices and Nuts in Muweilah, Sharjah. A brand that thrives on maintaining freshness, quality, and authenticity in the products they sell. With over 300 spices, herbs, and seasoning of the highest quality gracing the selves, Hashim Spices and Nuts is a destination offering unique selections from all over the world. Sourced in the whole form wherever possible, our Mill serves freshly ground spices & flour and special blends of coffee prepared on order. Our new branch specializes in freshly ground spices, flours and premium imported roasteries. The new store was inaugurated by Sheikh Abdel Aziz Humaid Saqer Alqasmi (Economic Dept. Sharjah) with Majeed Abdullah Hasan Majed in the presence of Hashim Group chairman, Mr. ......read more

    Dubai Outlet Mall Gears Up to Open Extension in Q4 2022

    • Expansion to make Dubai Outlet Mall the World’s Biggest Outlet Mall • Multiple brands to grow their business within the expansion    UAE-Dubai, 19 July 2022 – Dubai Outlet Mall, the UAE’s favorite ultimate value shopping destination, is all set to open the doors to its extension in Q4 2022. The major expansion drive embarked by Dubai Outlet Mall (DOM) will bring the total area of the mall to 3.8 million square feet—making it the largest outlet mall not only in the region but in the world.     The expansion is in line with the brand’s commitment to delivering outstanding experiences to customers and demonstrates its ongoing drive to boost the country’s retail economy.   Strategically located at the intersection of MBZ & Dubai Bypass ......read more

    Qatar's Exclusive Real Estate Investment Firm Alford Hughes Launches Art Initiative to Support Qatari Artists

    The initiative follows a previous collaboration with Qatari artist Bothayna al Muftah whose prominent works include the official poster for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 to support the launch of the Global Investor Guide Doha, Qatar - 18 July 2022:   Alford Hughes, Qatar's most exclusive network for international real estate invest and asset management has announced a special art initiative that aims to support Qatari artists. This Summer will see the launch of Alford Hughes’s ‘Invest Internationally, Locally’ campaign where the company has collaborated with two local artists to create digital artistic interpretations of Qatari culture across famous landmarks from Alford Hughes’ key markets The initiative will promote and support the local artists, providing them with a challenge and an outlet ......read more

    Doha Festival City Concludes its Spectacular Summer Festival 2022 with Great Success

    This year’s Summer Festival was attended by a great number of visitors, having garnered rave reviews from customers as one of the most visited destinations this summer  Doha, Qatar – 17July 2022:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, concluded its Summer Festival 2022 featuring a stunning showcase of exclusive international entertainment performances and engaging activities for both adults and children.  The festival, which lasted for a month from the 16th of June to the 16th of July and continued through the Eid al Adha holiday, was announced a stellar success, attracting a wide array of audiences and multiple rave reviews, making Doha Festival City one of the most attractive destinations this summer, as well as bringing more entertainment ......read more

    Rahmania Mall Eyes more Shops Opening in the Second Half of 2022

    Newly opened stores to meet the diverse needs of the mall’s growing visitors  Sharjah, July 13, 2022:  Rahmania Mall, the ideal and popular destination for all residents and visitors of the Emirate of Sharjah and the Rahmania district, has opened its door to nine new stores during the first half of 2022 and is expecting to further attract several famous stores and shops in the second half of the year. Through the recent expansion, the mall is offering an array of exciting shopping, entertainment, and dining experiences. Rahmania Mall offers a new model for community shopping aimed at providing comprehensive services to satisfy the needs and desires of families and individuals. The nine new brands include Bake Al Arab, Max & Max, Platform Health Club, The Hut, The Body Shop, Redha Al Ansari, Al Romaizan, Bath ......read more

    Al Najada Hotel Unveils its Eid Al Adha Offers

    To relish the exquisite ambiance and indulge in the best stay experience  Doha, Qatar – 7, July 2022:   Al Najada Doha, the iconic destination at the heart of Doha, announced the launch of its exclusive stay and dinner buffet offers on the occasion of Eid Al Adha.  Through the introduced offers, Al Najada Hotel seeks to provide an exceptional atmosphere to all family members along with their friends to enjoy the most delectable dining options and spend a distinct and unforgettable stay experience in one of the most opulent and stylish hotels in Doha. For this Eid, Al Najada Hotel Doha revealed the “Stay Longer Special” offer, where guests can avail a longer stay option at a competitive price including breakfast buffet for two, with a discount of up to 15% in case of bookings for three ......read more

    Eid Al-Adha Promotions: More than 60% Discounts Announced

    Dubai Retailer Union Coop announces promotions to welcome Eid Al-Adha  Dubai, UAE:  Union Coop announced the launch of a campaign dedicated to the blessed occasion of Eid Al-Adha with a discount of more than 60% on more than 1000 basic food, non-food and consumer goods, as part of its goals and its keenness to launch community initiatives aimed at making consumers happy, meeting their wishes and providing them with high-quality products at competitive prices, in addition to supporting and serving all social groups of all segments, in line with the state's socio-economic objectives. In detail, Dr Suhail Al Bastaki, Director of Happiness and Marketing Department at Union Coop, said that the new discount offers for Eid Al-Adha were launched on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, and will continue until July 16, and include discounts ......read more

    EXTENDED !!!! Enjoy the Street Food Festival at BuJuman Mall All Through Eid

    EXTENDED !!!!  Enjoy the Street Food Festival at BuJuman Mall All Through Eid   Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 July 2022:  A hit amongst BurJuman Mall's extensive community, the Street Food Festival has now been extended until 17 July 2022, adding flavour and fun to the upcoming Eid Al Adha celebration.  Come celebrate all things food at the Pavilion Garden on Level 3 of the mall, alive and buzzing with street vibes, 12 delicious street food options, music and fun for the whole family.  The month-long food fiesta brings flavours from across the world to your favourite neighbourhood hangout, BurJuman Mall. From all-time Italian favourites like pizzas and pasta to delicious Indian chaats, we bring authentic flavours straight to you. Not to forget the quintessential chai that we all ......read more

    Join Dubai Outlet Mall this DSS for an Unforgetable Shopping Experience

    UAE-Dubai, 5 July 2022 – Dubai Outlet Mall, the UAE’s favorite luxury value shopping destination, is injecting a whole lot of fun and excitement for their shoppers this Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), where shoppers can win big during the 9-week-long festival starting 1st July 2022 and avail the mall’s extraordinary discounts that goes up to 90%.  Between July 1st and the 3rd day of Eid Al Adha visitors will get a chance to win through two different campaigns!  Shop & Drive in Style with the DSS Raffle  During the promotion period, shoppers who spend a minimum of AED 100 will stand a chance to enter a raffle to win a new Nissan X-TERRA.   Visitors have the option to shop from over 1,200 of the world’s most premium and top brands from varied categories. Leading brands include ......read more

    Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels Launch its Exclusive Eid Al Adha Offers

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    Union Coop Begins Limiting Single-Use Bags

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    ‘Masala King — a Journey of Memoirs' the Autobiography of Dr. Dhananjay Datar Launched in Dubai

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    Don't Miss Your Chance to Create Memorable F&B and Retail Experiences at Global Village's Season 27!

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