On display are a rare collection of photographs, falconry classes and competitions for the public
9 December, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, May God Protect Him, the initiatives of the 4th International Festival of Falconry organized by Emirates Falconers Club will be inaugurated today in collaboration with several ministries, national organisations and local authorities. The Festival will be taking place over the next two days in Khalifa Park in the capital Abu Dhabi.
The Festival in its current edition has witnessed extensive international participation and is the largest in the world with participation from over 700 falconers and researchers that represent 90 countries from across the globe. The Festival is of great ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 3, 2017: Aiming to conquer great heights and outdo the standard industry expectations, Flowers FM 947 added another feather to its cap and commenced the celebrations for their first Onam festival with the traditional pookallam at the tallest building in the world – Burj Khalifa; on Saturday 2nd September 2017.
Flowers FM 947 launched in May 2017, and ever since has been on a stride to take up challenges and go the extra mile for remarkable achievements.
The pookallam design was the perfect synchronization of all the essences that brought the event together. The fabulous design, created by noted art director Srisan Balakrishnan, displayed the aerial view of the Burj Khalifa along with the Flowers FM logo incorporated at the center.
This amazing opportunity was conceived with the ......read more
Play in the largest Confetti Dome of its kind and shop for a chance to win AED 1 million worth of prizes including a new 2017 Lexus RC F
Dubai, UAE, 2 July 2017: Dubai Festival City is hosting its biggest Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) yet, giving thousands of visitors the chance to win AED 1 million worth of prizes. From 1st July until 12th August, shoppers that spend AED 250 or more get a chance to Shop.Pop.Win and be part of the draw for the Grand Prize - a new 2017 Lexus RC F.
The fun virtual reality game, ‘Shop.Pop.Win’ allows participants the chance to land an array of gifts ranging from toys, restaurant vouchers, electronics, BBQs and hotel stays. Shoppers will also get the chance to play in the biggest ever Confetti Dome of its kind and capture the unique moments on camera.
Steven Cleaver, Director ......read more
Dubai, UAE 24 May 2017: Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) is back for a record year from 1 July to 12 August 2017. The 20th edition will offer residents and visitors an exciting six week calendar of sales and family entertainment. Organised by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), this year’s DSS will run for 43 days under the slogan ‘Enjoy 6 weeks of sales.’
DSS 2017 will feature a series of retail promotions offering the best deals and discounts and the opportunity to win fabulous prizes at malls run in collaboration with the Dubai Shopping Malls Group. Thousands of retail outlets will reward visitors with special offers and discounts of up to 75 per cent on a wide range of merchandise. This year’s DSS is ......read more
Over 1,000 retail outlets set to offer mega savings for shoppers with discounts of 30 – 90 %
Dubai, UAE, 16 May 2017: Get ready for a rewarding shopping experience in Dubai at the 3-day Super Sale, a new citywide retail initiative, which kicks off on 18 May with over 1,000 outlets offering a diverse range of items from local, regional and global brands, at significantly low prices.
Organised by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), the 3-day Super Sale will see over 250 brands offering shoppers 30 – 90 % off on an array of merchandise including apparel, bags, shoes, cosmetics, perfumes, fashion accessories and home furniture.
This not-to-be-missed retail promotion running across Dubai offers an extensive ......read more
Dubai, 9th April 2017 – Global Village, the region’s first and most successful multicultural festival park, closed the gates on its 21st season last evening on April 8th with a successful run that culminated with a record breaking attendance of 5.6 million guests over its 159 days of operation. Another astonishing achievement for the park was successfully maintaining a score of 9 over 10 in its Guests Happiness Index marking the great success this season had while spreading happiness across its millions of guests through wide range of cultural and entertainment experiences.
On its last weekend, Global Village hosted two back-to-back concerts on Friday and Saturday, which included the performance of Bollywood actor-director-singer, Farhan Akhtar on Friday and Emirati singing star Mohammed AlShehhi who ......read more
Dubai, 22th March, 2017: Global Village, the region’s leading multicultural festival park, participated in the ‘International Day of Happiness’ celebrations in the UAE, with its own festive line up of exciting activities.
The Happiness Welcoming Team:
Global Village’s front line staff wore specially designed ‘smiley’ t-shirts to welcome guests on this special day. The guests were pleasantly surprised to be greeted by the happy bunch!
“Ring A Gong”
Guests expressed their happiness by ringing an actual gong which was specifically set up by Global Village near the Gate of The World, where a plaque stated: “If You Are Happy, Ring A Gong!” Thousands of guests were seen lining up to share their happiness while taking photos to capture the happy moments they ......read more
Oxford University Press Story Writing Competition Winners Announced
Dubai, 5 March, 2017: A new generation of writers took their first steps on their writing journeys today at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature. The winning short story entries for the Oxford University Press Story Writing Competition 2017 were announced and winners received trophies and a commemorative dual-language book containing the winning stories.
The Festival, which will continue until 11 March, is one of the first international literary events in the UAE’s Month of Reading.
Presenting the awards at the ceremony were Festival favourites Lebanese children’s author Sahar Naja Mahfouz and previous winner of the Montegrappa Writing Prize and author of the Unicorn in New York series, Rachel Hamilton.
The theme for ......read more
H.E. Al Midfa:
The SLF highlights the emirate’s best features of authentic Islamic architecture of its landmarks and buildings, which makes it ideal for this kind of festival
Sharjah, February 12, 2017: The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) concluded the seventh annual Sharjah Light Festival in a ceremony held at University City Hall on Saturday, February 11, 2017.
The ceremony was attended by Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of Sharjah Media Corporation and Chairman of Sharjah Media Centre; Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq); and His Excellency Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman of SCTDA.
Addressing the audience at the closing ceremony, H.E. Al Midfa said that Sharjah has always marched ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2017: Oman is reinforcing its position as a year-round visitor destination in the GCC with ongoing attractions through the year – the most recent being the Muscat Festival, which will run from 19 January to 11 February.
One of the longest running festivals in the Sultanate, it aims to celebrate the country’s fascinating history, traditional arts and culture, food and warm hospitality.
The festival is held at the popular Naseem Gardens and Al Amerat Park, and will feature a host of activities for the whole family. Al Amerat Park will also host a heritage village, which will provide a glimpse of traditional Omani heritage and lifestyle.
Salim Al Mamari, Director General of Tourism Promotion - Oman Ministry of Tourism said: “We are delighted to welcome another edition of the hugely ......read more
Dubai, UAE 18 January 2017: The first half of Dubai Shopping Festival 2017 has led to an upswing in activity across various sectors in Dubai including retail, hospitality and financial services, and given a boost to ancillary services such as money exchange houses and travel agencies.
Shopping malls, international brands and hotels, as well as travel operators, exchange houses and many other support services have been making the most of the festival’s 22ndedition, which started on 26 December and runs until 28 January, offering residents and visitors an enriching shopping experience created by a combination of incredible deals, life-changing prizes and world-class entertainment.
Organised by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai ......read more
Dubai, UAE 15 January 2017: Two lucky shoppers of Visa Impossible Deals drove away brand new Infiniti QX 50 luxury crossover SUVs this Dubai Shopping Festival.
Tency Thampy and Holly Dickins paid AED25,000 each for their Infiniti QX 50 instead of the retail price of AED181,000, an impressive 86% discount courtesy of Visa and Arabian Automobiles.
Visa, a global payments technology and a strategic partner of Dubai Shopping Festival 2017, is running its highly successful “Visa Impossible Deals” initiative until 28 January, 2017. The breakout deals for Visa cardholders include other luxury items such as gold, jewellery, watches, iPhones, and even booking a whole cinema for family and friends with just one ticket for a fraction of the price. The exclusive deals are revealed each day and are available on a ......read more
Exclusive Beauty Boxes, celebrity mak-eup artists and Q&A sessions are all part of the nine-day experience taking place at The Dubai Mall
Dubai, UAE – 7 January 2017: The Beauty District is back for a second year to help shoppers discover the latest in beauty secrets from the world’s foremost experts.
DSF 2017 is offering nine days in which to learn exactly how to apply make-up to perfect that special look. Larger in size than last year, The Beauty District will be nearly 500 square metres and offer tutorials and Q&A sessions among its many other attractions and events. It all starts on 6 January and runs to 14 January at The Dubai Mall during the 22nd edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival.
Within The Beauty District, exclusive beauty experiences will be on offer from Shiseido, MAC, Inglot, ......read more
Dubai, UAE; January 2, 2017: Dubai has once again mesmerised the world with a magnificent New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacle by Emaar Properties, bidding farewell to 2016 and welcoming in 2017 in resplendent style. Hundreds of thousands of spectators from all over the world joined the celebrations in Downtown Dubai, Emaar’s mega-development in the heart of the city, centred around the iconic Burj Khalifa. The dazzling event reached billions more through live television feeds and a real-time experience via Twitter Live Stream.
Moments before the stroke of midnight, Downtown Dubai was enveloped in a blanket of darkness. And then to the sounds of a special musical composition by Dhabiwood Studios, played by more than 80 musicians and recorded in studios in Dubai and Cairo, the spectacle unfolded.
A glittering ......read more
Thanks Dubai and DSF for the life-changing prize
Dubai, UAE - 31 December 2016: It seemed like the end of the world for Joel Gutierrez, a Filipino national, when he lost his job recently, after working for 16 years in the UAE to look after his family back home. However, if the loss of his job came as a shock, Joel was stunned with what followed him later - he won a luxury Infiniti car on the first day of Dubai Shopping Festival.
“It came as a huge surprise and the most beautiful thing about it was the timing, as I had just been informed by my office that my services were no longer needed. This will now help me build a new and happy life for me and my family,” said an elated Joel, whose wife and two children live in the Philippines.
Joel, who was employed as a salesman at a retail outlet, purchased an ......read more
First Twitter live streaming deal announced in the Middle East and North Africa
DUBAI AND SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 31, 2016: Global developer Emaar Properties and Twitter announced today that they are partnering to live stream the New Year’s Eve firework displays in Dubai to a global Twitter audience. This is the first live streaming deal Twitter has announced with a partner based in the MENA region.
The live show will air on New Year’s Eve, from Downtown Dubai at 11:30pm GST/11:30am PST and will be available worldwide to Twitter's logged-in and logged-out audience on Twitter and connected devices.
A series of fireworks crescendos will extend across the 500-acre Downtown Dubai and can be viewed from key locations across the city. Choreographed to a customized soundtrack, the pyrotechnics display will bring ......read more
DSF 2017 kicks off 34 exciting days of non-stop, action-packed shopping, fun entertainment and world-class events. Join us to ‘Shop.Win. Celebrate’ every day
Dubai, UAE – 26 December 2016: It’s finally here! The jam-packed schedule of events that millions of shoppers and families have been waiting for kicks off today with the 22nd edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival.
An incredible array of fashion shows, exclusive product launches, big names in entertainment, as well as opportunities to win cars, cash and gold have been lined up by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), and the organisers of DSF 2017, so the shopping adventure can finally begin.
The arrival of DSF 2017 also kicks off the new Retail ......read more
Spend AED 200 or more at Dubai Shopping Malls Group’s participating malls and double your chances to win big
Dubai, UAE, December 22, 2016: The Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) and Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) will launch an innovative ‘Happy Shopping, Happy Winnings’ promotion for avid shoppers in the emirate.
The DFRE-DSMG collaboration will present shoppers with ample opportunities to win AED 1 million worth of prizes in cash and luxury gift sets, across participating malls in the Emirate during the acclaimed mega shopping extravaganza – Dubai Shopping Festival. The ‘Happy Shopping, Happy Winnings’ promotion will commence on 26th December 2016, and run until 28th January ......read more
’34 kilos gold to be won in 34 Days’ promotion
100 winners in 34 days
Three winners everyday with a chance to win up to 1 kg gold everyday
Dubai, UAE, December 20, 2016: Dubai Gold and Jewellery Group (DGJG) announced their mega jewellery promotion for the 22nd edition of Dubai Shopping Festival, which will run from 26th December to 28th January 2017 under the slogan ‘Shop.Win. Celebrate’. Unveiling the promotion at a press conference held at Conrad Dubai Hotel, Mr. Tawhid Abdullah, Chairman, Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group (DGJG) said that in this edition of DSF, gold buyers stand a chance to win up to 34 kilos of gold in 34 days.
The exciting promotion, was revealed in the presence of Mr. Saeed Mohammad Mesam Alfalasi, Executive Director, Retail and Strategic Alliances, ......read more
Prepare to embark on a magical festive journey through an enchanting festive winter production with your loved ones at CITY WALK
Dubai, UAE: 19th December 2016: CITY WALK, the urban living destination by Meraas, is all set to celebrate the warmth of the festive season with a magical and dreamy production of an enchanting winter fairy-tale. Hosted between 18th December and 28th December 2016, showings will take place at 7.20PM and from 9PM at the go-to trendy destination.
The 40-minute production extravaganza is based on a story of a little girl named Celeste who truly believes that the season of winter is flooded with magic and wonder. Audiences will travel through Celeste’s dreams where she meets special characters, each with a unique winter story to tell, and join her on a magnificent festive ride like no ......read more
Shop. Win. Celebrate. DSF 2017 runs for 34 days from 26 December
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2016: Millions of shoppers and families will enjoy a jam-packed schedule of events at Dubai Shopping Festival when the event’s 22nd edition kicks off on 26 December. Final preparations are underway to launch the 34-day shopping, winning and entertainment extravaganza, the longest running festival of its kind in the world.
The Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), and the organisers of DSF 2017 revealed its plans to make the world take notice – including fashion shows, exclusive product launches, big names in entertainment, as well as opportunities to win cars, cash and gold.
DSF will also kick off the new Retail Calendar of Dubai, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 4, 2016: In celebration of the 45th UAE National day, the team at BinHendi Enterprises, one of the UAE’s leading business conglomerates engaging in various industries including fashion & hospitality, gathered together on the 29th of November to recognize & celebrate the spirit of the union. Celebrations included various cultural activities as well as a cake cutting ceremony alongside Mr. Mohi-Din BinHendi, President of BinHendi Enterprises. Employees also shared their messages & wishes to the UAE through the #BinHendiThankingUAE message board that will remain in the headquarters as a token of appreciation to the UAE.
Known as ‘Utsavam 2016’, the festival will feature a panoply of classical art forms, traditional Kerala ethnic percussions and vocal renderings during these three days.
The 3-day festival will witness performances by Padmasree Gopi Ashan, Padmasree Mattannur Shankarankutty Marar, Kalaamandalam Unnikrishnan, Kalamandalam Sankara Warrier, Pathiyoor Shankarankutty, Kottakkal Madhu, Margi Vijayakumar, Vineetha Nedungadi and KB Rajanand.
Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2016: Celebrating the ancient and highly structured classical performing arts from South Indian state of Kerala, the tenth edition of International Kathakali & Koodiyaattam Festival (IKKF) will be staged from December 1 to 3, 2016 at HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein Theatre, Gems Wellington High School, Sheikh Zayed Road Dubai, organisers ......read more
First National Day Super Sale from 1-3 December
Lineup of events to highlight “Spirit of the Union”
Malls to entice families with events and promotions including free-to-attend concerts by Arab music icons
Dubai, UAE, 29 November 2016: Dubai is all set to celebrate the country’s 45th National Day with an exciting lineup of events and activities that will offer its residents and visitors the opportunity to experience the “Spirit of the Union” and reflect UAE’s solidarity across its culturally diverse community.
The citywide celebrations on this joyous occasion are being organised in collaboration with the partners of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) and includes shopping malls and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 20, 2016: Inspired by the designer’s love of London, during the early onset of winter, the collection features the most coveted of monochromatic colours as a base – stark black and ice white – with flares of the city’s statement bold red scattered throughout.
Reminiscent of the vast open plains of Hyde Park on a crisp November afternoon, full-bodied dresses covered in laser-cut leaves, pay homage to the fallen foliage as autumn’s last leaf cascades down. Long-line box and kimono jackets keep the chill at bay while circular skirts in double georgette catch flight in the heightened breeze.
As evening falls, so does winter’s first snowflake, replicated with woven crystal detailing on softly tailored jackets. Delicate lace with reflective embroidered detailing mirrors ......read more
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Tuesday, July 2nd 2013 [ME NewsWire]: In a meeting held on Tuesday, the Al Faraj Relief Fund' Board of Directors decided to launch a special Ramadan campaign to support its programs to provide aid and assistance to target groups. The meeting, which was held at the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ conference room, was chaired by Major General Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Chairman of the Al Faraj Fund Board of Directors.The campaign includes a number of media programs highlighting the ......read more
When it comes to taking few days off from the super busy life, one tends to look for the places which can provide freshness to the monotonous life. Dubai is undoubtedly one of the most common tourist's places to be visited and in case one can team it up with a little adventure, there is nothing better than that.In today's lifestyle, vacations are must. The hectic work hours and the amount of pressure which one tends to put over mind while working makes it almost inevitable to take a break every now and then so that the mind can get refreshed. This not only enhances the output of the future ......read more
DSS campaign offers one Hyundai Veloster car per week, and discount vouchersDubai, UAE; June 13, 2013: As Dubai welcomes the summer with an unprecedented array of festivities that mark the ‘Summer is Dubai' campaign by the Dubai Festivals & Retail Establishment (DFRE), Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) is celebrating the first event in the three-month long calendar of events with a festive array of prizes for customers during ‘Dubai Summer Surprises' (DSS) to be held until July 7, 2013.As a Strategic Partner of DFRE, STOP, SHOP and ZOOM offers customers of ZOOM stores in ENOC/EPPCO ......read more
It is always advisable to take proper guidance before starting any work. And when it comes to visiting a tourists place, a bus tour is all it takes to make the journey worthwhile. Dubai is no exception to it and all one needs is to choose the best tour and enjoy to the fullest.With the reasonable expanses, one has to make for travelling, overseas destinations have now become the most preferred ones. People now plan to cover whole of the world in bits and try and take vacation to a foreign land as and when it is feasible to take time out of their busy lives. The vacations are indeed much ......read more
Dubai, June 11, 2013: Walk in to PLUG INS for the hottest deals on consumer electronics this DSS, as the UAE's first multi-brand consumer electronics retailer, announced its Super Savers offer. Customers can take advantage of the latest offers on CE items including mobile phones, smartphones, cameras, tablets, notebooks and desktops, home appliances, the latest TV's and also receive gifts and vouchers worth AED 1million. The Al-Futtaim company's DSS offer is valid till July 7 across its eight stores in the UAE.Sean Connor, General Manager at PLUG INS said: “Our stores are stocked with the ......read more
Dubai, June 10, 2013: With heat rising this summer, Lamcy Plaza celebrates DSS with its ‘Summer is Dubai' campaign. The mall adds excitement with a special and unique offer at Al Maya Supermarket where one can stand a chance to win back 100% of the total purchase through mall gift vouchers. It's a total win-win situation for the shoppers where they get the opportunity to do shopping free of cost. Whatever may be the amount, AED 5 to AED 5,000 or more, you could win it back!Lamcy Plaza in partnership with the DSMG (Dubai Shopping Malls Group Secretariat) will have raffle draw promotions ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; June 10, 2013: It's the perfect time to indulge on the best fashion buys as Candella Boutique announces its sizzling hot offer for the Dubai Summer Surprises sale! Candella, a one-of-a-kind fashion house offering an eclectic collection of the local and regional talent in clothing, bags, footwear and accessories, is offering up to 75 per cent discount on a range of the most fashionable pieces you can get your hands on at discounted prices. One of Dubai's first homegrown boutiques, Candella offers signature fashion pieces and trendy items that are ......read more
Almost every human has a tendency to get attracted towards the art. So in case one is on vacations to a specific place and gets a chance to witness some of the events and shows, it adds some more charm to the visit and gives memories enough to last a lifetime!Dubai is one of the most preferred destinations whenever one thinks of taking a vacation out of the hectic life. The city has been able to blend the old and the new in an excellent way. Where it has been able to maintain the Arabian feel till date, it is indeed the place to own the most luxurious hotel of the world. That is what attracts ......read more
Charlotte Shares Graduation Joy with Dar Al Hekma AlumnaeJeddah, 25th May: Charlotte, the leading brand in luxorious French pastries shares the joy of graduation with Dar Al Hekma College (DAH) students.Charlotte provided uniques cakes designed especially for graduation ceremonies hosted by DAH to celebrate with graduates.Charlotte participation in DAH graduation ceremonies comes within the management keeness to support and honor students, especially after the tiring academic year. On this occasion, owner of Cahrlotte chef Abdullah Ba Taweel expressed his happiness to sign this ......read more
DUBAI, May 29, 2013: Two of the region's most promising young event organisers have won graduate jobs in the industry after winning a TV-style competition. Called The Eventice and using the format of hit television show The Apprentice, Zain Zaidi and Sonia Parekh, both from Dubai, beat off competition from eight other graduates to win jobs at Innovations Unlimited ME based in Doha and Dubai, and Dubai-based Informa Exhibitions respectively. Each candidate had to complete a series of challenges devised by team building event experts biz-events with competitors being cut at ......read more
لشركة ترعى حلقة نقاش بعنوان "المرأة وسيط التغيير الاجتماعي" ضمن القمة السنوية العاشرة للمسؤولية الاجتماعية المؤسسيةجلسة تفاعلية جمعت سيدات من مصر ولبنان والأردن والسعودية والإمارات، لتسلط الضوء على تأثير السيدات الرائدات في دفع عجلة التغيير المستمردبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة، 22 مايو 2013 – عقدت شركة "بيبسيكو" الرائدة عالمياً في مجال صناعة الأغذية والمشروبات، اليوم حلقة نقاشية بعنوان "المرأة وسيط التغيير الاجتماعي - قصص ملهمة لسيدات في مجال المسؤولية الاجتماعية"، وذلك ضمن فعاليات القمة السنوية العاشرة للمسؤولية الاجتماعية المؤسسية في دبي.حضر الحلقة النقاشية ......read more
PepsiCo Elevates Women's Empowerment Discussion in the Middle East PepsiCo Sponsors “Women as Agents of Social Change” at 10th CSR Summit Dubai, UAE, May 22, 2013 – Today PepsiCo brought together notable female leaders for a roundtable discussion titled ‘Women as Agents of Social Change: Inspirational Stories of Women in Social Responsibility” at the 10th annual CSR Summit in Dubai. By capturing stories of struggle and success and fostering dialogue about how women can drive sustainable social change in the Middle East, PepsiCo illustrated the humanity behind CSR ......read more
• OSN's proposition to deliver premium content first and exclusively contributes to industry leadership• Positive growth outlook for 2013 underlined by launch of 5 new channels including 2 new OSN Arabic HD channels• OSN to expand retail presence by 20%; enters growth markets Libya and Qatar• OSN Play, the region's first digital TV platform, expands rapidly with launch on smart phones soon • Rewards programme OSN Privileges records 20% increase in subscriber engagement month on monthDubai, UAE; May 7, 2013: OSN, the leading pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa, recorded ......read more
The fact that Dubai is one of the most famous holiday destinations is known even by small kids. Actually people of all ages are fascinated by the idea of touring the Dubai city. May be this is the major reason of why millions of foreign tourists visit Dubai each year.When people plan for a Dubai holiday, they always try to accommodate as much fun possible as it is one of the most exotic locations to go for a holiday. Most of the people can afford it only once and so one should make the most of it. During a Dubai trip one will try to accommodate all the possible events. One may plan to have a ......read more
Jon Stewart meets his Egyptian counterpart Bassem Youssef in most anticipated interview exclusively on OSN Comedy HDDubai, UAE; April 23, 2013: Expect nothing but fireworks on OSN Comedy HD as the masters of satire from the US and the Arab world come together yet again to share their views on everything from news to current events, politics and more. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart will host ‘Egypt's Jon Stewart,' Bassem Youssef, featuring unabashed political and social lampooning, at the same time attempting to bridge perception gaps of America and the Middle East. Tune in for the highly ......read more
It is generally very troublesome for people to wait in long queues at the venue in terrible hot weather to buy tickets of their favorite events and shows. DoBazaar.com is a site which offers the service of booking tickets online and that too at pocket – friendly prices and thus helping people get rid of all the troubles to avail the tickets. As people are highly engaged with their work and lives, they are getting compelled to look for recreational activities like sports, events, shows, cinema to make the most of their leisure as that helps them maintain work – life balance. The only catch ......read more
صاحب السمو الملكي الأمير عبد العزيز بن سلمان بن عبد العزيز آل سعود يكشف عن جهود المملكة فى متابعة و إنهاء قضايا الاغراق و الدعم ضد المنتجات البتروكيماوية الوطنية خلال منتدى جدة التجاري أعلنت اللجنة المنظمة لمنتدى جدة التجاري 2013 عن موافقة صاحب السمو الملكي الأمير عبد العزيز بن سلمان بن عبد العزيز آل سعود مساعد وزير البترول والثروة المعدنية لشؤون البترول – ورئيس الفريق الفني المعني بمتابعة قضايا الإغراق والدعم المتحدث الرئيسي في الجلسة السادسة والختامية بالمنتدى الذي ستنطلق فعالياته يوم السبت 20 ابريل الجاري على مدى ثلاثة أيام.واعتبرت الأستاذة نشوى طاهر رئيسة المنتدى انضمام صاحب السمو ......read more
The Rock and Cena fight for the WWE Title; Punk aims to make historyDubai, UAE, March 28, 2013: OSN brings viewers the biggest event in sports-entertainment history, WrestleMania 29, LIVE from the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on Monday, April 8th at 2am KSA.Premium entertainment at its best, WrestleMania 29 is set to make history once again, as The Rock returns to defend his title against John Cena, in a performance guaranteed to “electrify like never before.” Also gunning for the top is CM Punk, who will battle it out against the Undertaker, while World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio ......read more
Dubai Marina Mall, is hosting its popular Street Festival until March 30, 2013. The festival features more than 300 performances by international artists, offering a true carnival-like experience and fun for families and little ones. Attracting international artists, the event is tailored for the whole family and presents breathtaking acrobatics, funky saxophone performances, hip and bouncy beatboxing, comedy shows, juggling, magic tricks, flamenco dancing, Cyr Wheel, Russian Bar, and drums performances using frying pans, pots and paint buckets, amongst others. To be held on The Promenade at ......read more
Dubai, March 25, 2013: The shoppers atArabian Center, one of the most prestigious shopping malls in UAE,werein for a real delight as they got to meet the star-cast of the upcoming Bollywood action romance film “Himmatwala”. The star-cast includedthe actor Ajay Devgan, actress TamannaSantosh, director Sajid Khan and producer VashuBhagnani. The Management of Arabian Centerwelcomed the crowd and the eventkicked off at 6.30p.m. in the Ground Floor of the Night Court area. The event wascarried out through a Roadshow by City FM where the Radio Jockeysorganized games and performances on the ......read more
Network marks Mother's Day with exclusive spot featuringCelebrity presenters and talented Egyptian and Gulf singers Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2013: OSN, the leading pay-TV network in Middle East and North Africa, is marking Mother's Day, celebrated in the Arab world on March 21, with an exclusive promotional spot featuring the presenters of popular and OSN-exclusive shows and five talented singers from Egypt and the Gulf region. To be aired across OSN's Arabic channels as a tribute to mothers, the promotional campaign will feature Khaled Hamzaoui, the presenter of Mish Asli; Dr Heba Qotb of ......read more
Are you looking for tickets for weekend activities in Dubai? In that case, you might have to wander around to find out the right place. DoBazaar.com happens to be the ideal location from where you can buy tickets for all activities that you can indulge in during the weekend.Dubai is a city of activities and there are many things that you can do when you are there. It has marked itself on the world map because of the kind of options that it makes available. Moreover, artists from all over the world come to the city and perform. Therefore, you are never going to ......read more
Dubai has attracted hundreds of tourists with its development and transforming from a small city to a tourist spot with worlds most beautiful man made creation is something worth appreciating. This transformation has made Dubai one of the most famous places on earth and people never miss an opportunity to visit Dubai. You can find various things worth exploring in the city with DoBazaar.If you are looking for a place where all your requirements are going to get fulfilled then it has to be Dubai as this place is not only for adults to travel but children too will never be given a chance ......read more
PITTSBURGH, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WhereverTV Broadcasting Corp. (OTC Pink: TVTV), a leader in delivering over the top (OTT) subscription television services to a variety of devices including ConnectedTVs, streaming media players, smartphones and TabletPCs, today announced the upcoming launch of its expanded ArabicTV service offering, which will include more than 25 of the most popular channels from the Middle East. "Our customers have spoken and we listened very carefully to their content requests," said TVTV's CEO, Mark Cavicchia. "The Arabic speaking population is one ......read more
Content Creation is the important trick to promote businessMovable Content is focused on creating web content. They optimize it for search, link it and activate it across all forms of digital, mobile and social media. They use customized, strategic, engaging and designed approach to move the brand forward. They are branded content creators, designers, digital PR strategists, curators and marketers. Their objective is to provide search, awareness and visibility. They promote and advertize their client products through content marketing. Effective content can make readers to buy a specific ......read more
Dubai, a city-state in United Arab Emirates has developed from being a small city to one of the most famous tourist spots in the world. The changes that took place in the infrastructural aspect of this city have been remarkable. All you need to do is have a camera to capture this wonderful place because Dubai has it all and DoBazaar.com will serve you as a perfect guide.Dubai has developed itself in such a mesmerizing way that would make you feel as if you are in the most amazing place on earth. There are exciting weekend activities to do in Dubai that can make your weekend filled with fun ......read more
The city of Dubai which was once built historically on the oil industry is now considered as the most beautiful tourist spot all over the world. People look forward to traveling to a city with spectacular skyscrapers and amazing beaches. Dubai, as a tourist spot has developed itself remarkably and has attracted thousands of people.Dubai is a city which will make you an adventurous person. Such is the impact of this city's its beauty towards its tourists. Every day that you spend here will be a marvelous experience that you will cherish for your lifetime. The list of things to do in Dubai ......read more
Five-day annual conference presents remarkable speakers from first-ever 14-city global talent search LONG BEACH, Calif., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TED, the nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, kicks off its annual conference today in Long Beach, California. This year's program brings a record number of storytellers, technologists, activists, educators, photographers, scientific pioneers, visionaries, artists and provocateurs from all parts of the globe to the TED stage. Themed "The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered.," the TED2013 program features 70+ speakers, 33 of ......read more
Dubai, UAE; February 25, 2013: The Dubai Mall, the world's largest shopping and entertainment destination, presented the grand prize of this year's Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) promotion, an elegant ‘Aston Martin Rapide', to the lucky winner, at a celebratory event held at The Souk Atrium.Representatives of The Dubai Mall and The Department of Economic Development handed over the Grand Prize of the ‘Aston Martin Rapide' car to the lucky winner, Mr. Mitrovic Zoran, a Serbian national. Mr. Zoran, received the raffle coupon upon spending AED 300 during DSF 2013.The Dubai Mall features over ......read more
A Dubai holiday will be one of the best holidays that one will get to take. The tourism here has developed quite some attractions for the millions who come here for a good time. One just has to make sure that their tour package gives them the best and accommodates many attractions.If one is looking for a wonderful weekend get away in Dubai, there are many offers which can just make the weekend one of the best in your life. If one likes adventures, then one can have their plate full in Dubai. There are various water sports that one can take part in on the Dubai Sea during their vacation. ......read more
تلفزيون "الآن" يمدد التصويت لحملة "أنا بنت الوطن" حتى نهاية فبرايردبي، 18-2-13،مدد تلفزيون "الآن" التصويت لحملة " أنا بنت الوطن" حتى نهاية شهر فبراير، نزولا عند طلبات المشاهدين.الحملة والتي تهدف لاختيار مذيعة سعودية لتنضم إلى طاقم مقدمي البرامج، بدأت منذ شهر ديسمبر 2012، حيث تقدمت عشرات السعوديات للمسابقة، من خلال تحميل فيديو يظهر موهبتهن في التقديم، وقوة حضورهن أمام الشاشة.المسابقة قائمة على التصويت على موقع الإنترنت الخاص بالقناة، حيث سيتم ترشيح خمس متسابقات للوصول إلى المرحلة النهائية، حيث ستحظى متسابقة واحدة بفرصة الظهور على شاشة ......read more
زلزال المحبة في برنامج "وجوه وقصص"دبي، 4-2-12، تتوقف حلقة الثلاثاء من برنامج "وجوه وقصص" على تلفزيون الآن مع السيدة مارلين الأطرش التي أطلقت مبادرة "زلزال المحبة" لتتيح للشباب التعبير عن مواهبهم في شتى أنواع الفنون.وتفسر خلال الحلقة سر اهتمامها بالعمل اليدوي والحرفي ومشاركاتها الإجتماعية المختلفة.كما تكشف عن سبب اختيارها ل "بيت شقير" كمقر لانشطتها ومن ناحية أخرى تشير إلى أهم انجازاتها في مجال العمل الاجتماعي.تتحدث ضيفة الحلقة أيضاً عن دور والدتها في تعريفها بأهمية العمل الإجتماعي من خلال تأسيسها مدرسة للأطفال.تعرض الحلقة يوم الثلاثاء الموافق ......read more
تلفزيون الآن الآن ينتقل على دراجة في "زملكا السورية" لتنقل معاناة المواطنيندبي، 31-1-13،تقرير خاص عرضه تلفزيون الآن، يوثق فيه نوعا آخر من معاناة السوريين، في أزمتهم التي قاربت على عامها الثاني، وهو انقطاع البنزين، وبالتالي توقف المواصلات..محمد صلاح، مراسل القناة، التقى مجموعة من المواطنين، الذين استبدلوا السيارات، بدراجات هوائية، لتعوض عليهم في أزمزتهم، خاصة بسبب عدم قدرتهم على شراء البنزين، هذا إن توفر.صلاح ألمح إلى أن أغلب محطات البنزين، لم يغلقها أصحابها، بل توقفت عن العمل بسبب عدم توفر مشتقات النفط، التي يستخدمها السوريين، للسيارات، ووسائل التدفئة. النظام السوري، وفي ......read more
-1-13، يتابع تلفزيون الآن تغطيته للأحداث الدائرة في مالي من خلال تقارير يومية يقدمها موفدي الآن جمال لعريبي وجنان موسى التي تتوجه لمدينة تنبكتو العريقة بهدف الإضاءة على آثار المعارك بين الارهابين والجيش المالي والفرنسي. كما تستعرض وجهات نظر مواطني مدينة كونا حول هذه العمليات.ومن مدينة غاو يتناول يتناول جمال العريبي استغلال الارهابيين لبراءة الطفولة من خلال تجنيدهم واقناعهم بفكر الارهاب. تعرض هذه التقارير يوم الأثنين الموافق 29-1-12، في برنامج "اليوم"، الساعة 10:00 صباحاً بتوقيت السعودية.....read more
Early sell out represents highest demand in event's two decade historyAbu Dhabi, 19th January, 2013: The International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) today announced exhibitor space for IDEX has been fully booked. The early sell out represents the highest demand in the event's nearly two decade history, reflecting Abu Dhabi's growing significance as a major hub in the international defence market.“As the largest joint defence exhibition in the broader MENA region, IDEX has a strong role to play both in the defence market and in representing Abu Dhabi,” said Saleh Al Marzooqi, IDEX ......read more
Dubai, UAE; January 10, 2013: The Dubai Mall, the world's largest shopping and entertainment destination, is celebrating Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) 2013, the region's largest shopping and entertainment extravaganza, by offering shoppers the chance to win an array of prizes including an elegant ‘Aston Martin Rapide' through a spectrum of special entertainment activities, until February 3, 2013.For every AED 300 or more spent on shopping, dining or entertainment at The Dubai Mall, visitors will get the chance to enter a raffle draw to win the ultra-luxurious and stylish ‘Aston Martin ......read more
INSEAD research survey measures long-term leadership success around the worldAbu Dhabi, 11 January 2013 — INSEAD, the leading international business school, today released its detailed ranking of 100 of the world's most accomplished chief executive officers across diverse industries and regions. The report, titled “The Best-Performing CEOs in the World”, builds on a global project initiated by INSEAD in 2009, in partnership with Harvard Business Review, which will publish the research results online today at http://hbr.org/2013/01/the-best-performing-ceos-in-the-world/ar/1 and in its ......read more
Dubai, UAE – January 9, 2013 – Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities management solutions in the GCC, has recently conducted an appreciation ceremony for its general labour staff, in line with the ‘Thank You' campaign launched by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. Imdaad CEO Jamal Abdulla Lootah personally addressed and thanked all the staff for their hard work and dedication, while reaffirming Imdaad's long-term commitment to promote the welfare of its employees.Jamal Abdulla Lootah said: “Imdaad is very ......read more
Up to 50% off thousands of quality toys and baby productsDubai, January 09, 2013: Toys “R” Us is giving all its customers a chance to continue their New Year celebrations as the world's favourite toy and baby products retailer, today announced an exciting part-sale, starting January 9 to February 2, across all its stores in the UAE. Customers will be able to enjoy 25 to 50 percent off thousands of quality toys for boys and girls, the latest and hottest games, educational and developmental toys, sporting goods and more. This offer also extends to apparel, strollers, high chairs, safety gates, ......read more
High-trust workplaces key to strengthening workforce capabilityDubai, UAE, 6 January 2013: Great Place to Work Institute UAE, part of a global research, training and consultancy firm that recognizes the best workplaces in over 45 countries worldwide, today announced its inaugural Leadership Innovation Conference. Taking place at the H Hotel in Dubai on 5th February, 2013, the conference will help UAE businesses to create high-trust workplaces and strengthen the talent and intelligence of their workforces.According to research by the global institute, which has been benchmarking the UAE's top ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 7 January 2013 – Celebrating a new, exciting year of value-added shopping and family entertainment for the community, Ajman City Centre, Fujairah City Centre and Sharjah City Centre are hosting a shopping festival from January 3rd – February 3rd. Residents don't have to go far to take advantage of deals of up to 70% off, weekly cash prize draws of AED15,000 and the chance to drive home one of three Chevrolet Silverados, a powerful off-road car perfect for family adventures. “The City Centre malls are excited to be offering a shopping festival dedicated to the residents of Ajman, ......read more
Exciting Add-ons to ‘Money Mania' Introduced during DSF 2013Dubai-UAE: 03 January, 2013 – The 2013 season of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) will see Oasis Centre hosting its popular ‘Oasis DSF Money Mania' activity, offering shoppers a chance to win gift vouchers up to AED500,000.Running for over a month from 3 January until 3 February, ‘Oasis DSF Money Mania' will challenge participants to enter the money mania cube, placed in the mall atrium. Within a time frame of 60 seconds, individuals are required to grab as many notes as possible to win gift vouchers equivalent to their total ......read more
بيان صحفيالمتسوقون بقيمة 200 درهم أو أكثر سيدخلون السحب للفوز بمئة غرام من الذهب خلال موسم التسوقدبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة، 31 ديسمبر 2012: أعلن مركز لامسي بلازا، الوجهة الرائدة للتسوق في دبي، اليوم عن إطلاق حملة "السحب الذهبي" الترويجية كجزء من فعالياته الممتعة بالتزامن مع مهرجان دبي للتسوق 2013، حيث يستطيع المتسوقون خلال المهرجان الذي سيبدأ في الثالث من يناير 2013 أن يتسوقوا بقيمة 200 درهم على الأقل لدى أي متجر من متاجر لامسي بلازا للاشتراك في حملة "السحب الذهبي" الترويجية والتي ستقدم لثمانية فائزين سبائك ذهبية عيارة 24 قيراطاً خلال 30 يوماً من خلال السحوبات ......read more
Customers shopping for AED 200 or more can enter a draw to win 100 grams of gold this shopping seasonDubai, UAE; December 31st, 2012: Lamcy Plaza, a leading shopping destination in Dubai, today announced the launch of ‘Gold Raffle' promotion as part of the exciting activities it has lined-up during the Dubai Shopping Festival 2013. During the one month festival, commencing on January 3, 2013, customers who shop for as less as AED 200 at any outlet in Lamcy Plaza will be entitled to participate in the Gold Raffle promotion, which gives away 24 carat gold bars in 30 days to 8 lucky winners ......read more
A lot of events take place in different parts of the world. Some are quite glorious while others are not so glorious but the fact remains that it is very important for one to know about it as one will always have something or the other to do with it.In the modern day a lot of events are taking place and we all are in some or the other way affected by it. But the most important part is not to relate to these events but to actually come to know about these events. In a very busy society is not quite easy to get hold of the recent events and then again a lot of the news get edited by the time it ......read more
The Hollywood film producer joins Lagerfeld for lavish after-show dinner at the Linlithgow PalaceLONDON-December 6,2012 -(BUSINESS WIRE/ME NewsWire)-- Rebecca Wang, from Rebecca Wang Entertainment, attended the latest Metiers d'Art Chanel show, which this year took place in Scotland. Karl Lagerfeld, the creative director of luxury Paris brand Chanel, ensured a major coup for Scotland this winter by choosing a ruined palace in West Lothian as the dramatic backdrop for the brand's most spectacular and extravagant fashion show.The Metiers d'Art Collection 2012/13 took place at the very special ......read more
This shopping season guests can escape to a perfect shopping retreat in the idyllic surroundings of Park Hyatt hotel in Dubai. Set in a prime location on the banks of Dubai Creek, Park Hyatt Dubai provides the perfect haven for an escape, offering an ideal blend of accommodation and world-class shopping in and around one location. When booking the ‘Shopping at the Park' package, guests can enjoy luxurious accommodation that includes breakfast for two in the award-winning Park Hyatt Dubai and indulge in the ultimate shopping experience, complete with transportation to ......read more
The Carnaby 20% Shopping Party took place tonight, Thursday 22 November, where over 100 shops, bars and restaurants gave thousands of shoppers a one off shopping experience in the capital's coolest destination.As well as 20% discount guests enjoyed a whole host of in store activities including;Dr Martens opened their flagship store with a live band, drinks and complimentary customisation. Youtube's new fashion channel FASHTAG launched their new Ganton Street studio with a live beauty bar where shoppers learnt to recreate the latest looks and trends.Carnaby Style Spotters were out on the hunt ......read more
Students from Abu Dhabi's Higher Colleges of Technology Visit Khalifa Port and KizadAbu Dhabi-UAE: 20 November, 2012 – Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) in collaboration with Bechtel today hosted a group of Emirati students from the Higher Colleges of Technology at Khalifa Port to offer them an insight into the operations of a mega port and one of the world's largest industrial zones. The visit came as part of Bechtel's ‘job shadowing' initiative that allows students to gain insight into the career opportunities that exist in the engineering, procurement, construction, and project management ......read more
OSAKA, Japan- Nov. 16, 2012 -(BUSINESS WIRE / ME NewsWire)- On the morning of November 14, 2012, the North of Australia witnessed a total solar eclipse. Panasonic, powered solely by its HIT(R) solar panels and lithium-ion batteries for storage, succeeded in a live broadcast of this spectacular astronomical phenomenon via USTREAM. Here's a flash report by Correspondent reporter, Scott Mellish, product and technology trainer at Panasonic Australia! http://youtu.be/_KUl0zkcYX8 The solar eclipse was broadcasted from two bases at seashore, Port Douglas and Fitzroy Island, 60km far northwest and ......read more