Celebrating strong, independent women in true Amazonian warrior style
Mama Zonia Manifesto No 2: Eat Well, Drink Up
23rd January, Dubai, UAE: Ladies of the concrete jungle, it’s time to let your inner goddess roam wild at Dubai Marina’s hottest new ladies night in MAMA ZONIA, the tropical chic restaurant inspired by the spirit of the Amazon.
Every Tuesday ‘GLAMAZON’ ladies night celebrates strong, independent women unafraid of pushing boundaries and challenging the status quo. From 6pm-1am every Tuesday, all GLAMAZON ladies receive two complimentary beverages, 50% off main courses and an additional two beverages when buying a main course. A selection of starters and desserts from the tropical inspired menu will also be available, making for a decadent feast exploring the ......read more
The project aims at increasing the market demand for the PDO cheese in the Gulf countries
The Consortium presents a new advertising campaign aimed at educating the difference between real Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and generic ‘Parmesan’
Dubai, UAE; January 22, 2019– The Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium has launched a large-scale awareness campaign in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Kuwait. The initiative is part of a multi-year investment plan that aims at developing the market potential in the Gulf region for Parmigiano Reggiano cheese.
The Consortium’s strategy aims at educating Arab consumers on the specific characteristics of Parmigiano Reggiano, a cheese that stands out for its selection of the best and 100% natural ingredients and for using the same recipe for one thousand ......read more
Region’s health, wellness & free-from food sales to rise 7 per cent by 2023, says Euromonitor
Dubai, UAE – 21January, 2019: Major new healthy food launches are being lined up by exhibitors at Gulfood – the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition – which marks its 24th edition at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from February 17-21, 2019.
Buoyed by a significant trend in mindful eating, exhibitors are preparing to launch new products - many of which are free from gluten and dairy - with significant health and wellness benefits. The health-focused products are a cornerstone of Gulfood’s new theme for 2019: ‘The World of Good, The World of Food’.
The launches come as Euromonitor International, the world’s leading independent provider of strategic ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2019: Due to the consolidation of bilateral relations between United Arab Emirates and Republic of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan House Dubai held a successful grand opening ceremony on January 15, 2019 at the Mall Jumeirah, in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of the Economic of the United Arab Emirates and Shaheen Mustafayev, Minister of Economic Development of Azerbaijan, as well as VIP personalities, Media Celebrities and Social Media Bloggers.
Azerbaijan had established the Office of Trade Representative, Embassy of Republic of Azerbaijan in the UAE, Azerbaijan Trade House, and Azerbaijan House Restaurant. The Restaurant features authentic Azerbaijani cuisine to ensure providing the real Azerbaijani taste, as all the ingredients are being shipped daily from ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2019: Not your ordinary sushi, here comes Doors signature- Beef sushi. If you are a beef lover then this thin beef slices filled with special crunchy potato chips, sauces, avocado and cucumber is worth having.
This slow-cooked Smoked Beef tenderloin Sushi roll is a delicious combination of flavour with fresh vegetables and soya enhanced with Tulum cheese, pistachio and toasted sesame seeds.
Where- DOORS Freestyle Grill Al Seef St. Dubai
Time- 1pm - 1am
Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2019: Celebrate your kid’s birthday parties at 800 Degrees Pizzeria by making them junior master chefs. Our cooking events are fun for kids to flex their creative muscles, spend time working in peer groups and best of all: a great way to introduce them to the joy of cooking and baking.
Kids will be served with a welcome drink, followed by a brief on how to make the Neopolitan pizza all by themselves, from scratch and top it up with their favorite fresh ingredients to give their pizzas a final finish.
With fresh dough using Caputo flour and tomato sauce, the chef will demonstrate how the dough is kneaded and slapped professionally to prepare their own pizza base. Our professional pizzaiolo bakers will help kids to bake their pizza to perfection in our wood-fired ovens, while the kids ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE signed a Memorandum of Understanding with ‘Dubai Women Association’, which aims to support and implement the concept of community responsibility by offering material support towards community service that ultimately benefits the educational process of children.
The Memorandum was signed by Engr. Madiya Al Marri, Director of Properties and Projects Division, Union Coop on behalf of the CEO - H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi and Ms Fatima Ahmed Al Abdullah, Director, Dubai Women Association, Al Khawaneej Branch, Dubai.
For her part, Engr. Madiya Al Marri said, “Through our support to Dubai Women Association, we aim to provide a suitable environment to our students, fulfil our commitment to support public welfare ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 27, 2018: Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE revealed that it spent more than AED 170 Million to implement 70 lucrative promotions and other weekly offers since the beginning of the year until the last week of 2018. Out of the mentioned figure, AED 75 Million were allocated towards price reduction of 15000 consumers products during the Holy month of Ramadan, and AED 55 Million to reduce the prices of thousands of commodities, as well as offering many valuable prizes to consumers on the occasion of the 47th National Day for 47 days. Moreover, AED 25 Million were invested Union Coop's suppliers to reduce the commodity prices during the holy month of Ramadan and AED 15 Million to reduce the prices of thousands of products during the National Day celebrations.
H.E. Khalid Humaid ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 26, 2018: Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE and Emirates Talent Association, signed a Memorandum Of Understanding, stating the sponsorship of ‘Programming Language’, one of the stages of ‘Local Programmer’ Initiative of the association and additionally enhancing the cooperation and strategic partnership between the two entities. This move comes within the framework of Union Coop's support to the activities and activations of non-profitable organization in the country.
Memorandum was signed by His Excellency Lt General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Dubai Police and Head of General Security in Dubai, Chairman of the Emirates Talent Association and His Excellency Majid Hamad Rahma Al Shamsi, Chairman of Union Coop, in the presence of H.E. Khalid Humaid ......read more
Multitude of new features and initiatives set major benchmarks for leading global event
Industry’s Global Social and Economic Outlook to be aired at Innovation Summit
Dubai, UAE – 26 December, 2018: Global food sector power brand Gulfood - the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition - is raising the international industry forum bar for its 24th edition, which will run at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from February 17-21, 2019.
Having already won major international acclaim for the breadth and depth of its offering as a strategic hub for setting and evolving global food trade trends, Gulfood organisers DWTC have instigated another round of show innovation to ensure the finished foods mega event stays well ahead of the industry curve.
Gulfood visitors ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 26, 2018: The largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE, Union Coop revealed its expected Net Profit in its five-year growth plan for years 2018-2022 to be AED 2.73 Billion, with an increase of AED 430 million, 18.7% growth compared to the previous Five-year plan ‘2012-2017’. The recent forecast as per the Five-year plan reflects a steady annual growth for the company.
H.E. Majid Hamad Rahmah Al Shamsi, Chairman of Union Coop said: “Like every other entity in the retail sector, Union Coop also deals with certain set of challenges such as Sites designs and furnish, selection of Consultants and Contractors of the highest international standards and the expansion of competitors according to corporates law, which is characterized by flexibility and ease unlike the Cooperatives ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 20, 2018: DOORS freestyle grill will be serving a special 4-course festive menu from 24th December till 1st January, featuring some of the most celebrated dishes like Beef sushi, Lamb chops, Beef kaymak and Eden garden by Chef Kemal.
There is nothing like ringing in the New Year with a spectacular display of fireworks at Al Seef. Dine at DOORS freestyle grill while watching the fireworks that promise to light up the sky. Guests can enjoy the restaurant’s elegance indoor or may choose to dine alfresco enjoying the chills.
Where- DOORS Freestyle Grill- Al Seef
When- 24th Dec to 1st Jan
Price- 588 AED for 2 pax (Inclusive of free flow of soft drinks)
[Kindly note the price has been revised from 899 AED to 588 AED]
Time- 7pm to 12am
Grand opening witnesses the delicacies of the Sea
Dubai, UAE, December 19, 2018: Guests will now enjoy culinary delights inside a brand-new Emirati seafood restaurant located in the heart of Dubai.
Known for its tasty seafood specialties and authentic local flavors, Al Hadaq celebrated the official grand opening at Al Barsha 3, to be a new addition to Dubai dining experience, bringing something unique to both visitors and residents.
The highly anticipated launch was attended by friends, influencers and public figures with notable media coverage.
In a welcoming atmosphere, all guests experienced the remarkable fresh dishes of Al Hadaq. Starting their meals with salads and appetizers; they all praised the brilliant taste of Shrimps, Squid and Sea breams, finishing with a whole array of delicious desserts and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2018: H.E. Majid Hamad Rahmah Al Shamsi, Chairman of Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative revealed growth forecast for the years 2018-2022, as a part of its growth strategy. Union Coop estimated revenue of AED 5.69 billion, with an increase of AED 2.59 billion, and a growth rate of 84 per cent. As per the growth plan, Union Coop expects to improve the efficiency of operations by deploying several initiatives aiming to leverage the performance of existing branches, developing new branches, in addition to boosting online shopping as well.
H.E. Majid Hamad Rahmah Al Shamsi affirmed that the estimated growth in total revenue indeed reflects the strength of the Dubai market and UAE in general. We believe in the future and have faith in the establishment of a national economic entity that ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2018: This festive season indulge in Marks & Spencer’s broad selection of cheese, desserts and mince pies that will get your taste buds tingling with delight.
Create a flawless cheese platter with Marks & Spencer’s delicious selection of cheese that is the go-to appetizer at parties or a perfect palette cleanser ideal for winding down a wonderful meal. Spoil your guests with choice with the decadent Tastes of The British Isles Cheese Lover’s Selection. A moreish collection of Cornish Cove Cheddar, Stratford Blue, Burland Bloom, and the creamy farmhouse double Gloucester. Pair with a sweet and tangy chestnut chutney and crisp brown wheat crackers.
Go all out and bring home the hand decorated Shimmering Tree. Made with rich Belgian chocolate and edible gold shimmer, ......read more
Arla FOODMoovers will be rolled out in 150 schools across the UAE
12 December, Dubai, UAE: Arla Foods is proud to announce that it has launched an initiative in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Education to promote healthier food habits among school children. Arla FOODMoovers will be rolled out across 150 public and private schools in the UAE following the success of the pilot program at Dubai British School earlier this year and is aligned with Arla’s commitment towards the UAE health agenda.
The program was recently launched (06 December 2018) in the presence of Her Excellency Jameela Salem Al Muhairi, Minister of State for General Education in UAE; His Excellence Franz-Michael Skjold Mellbin, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark to the UAE; Jens Alsbirk, Consul General of the Kingdom of Denmark ......read more
A food hall concept that offers fresh, prepared and gourmet dishes covering an eclectic international spectrum of food
Dubai, UAE, December 11, 2018: Todd English Food Hall, an award-winning microcosm of global cuisine, opened its doors to welcome diners and those seeking an exquisite culinary experience to a world of gourmet delicacy. This unique F&B concept is based on Todd English’s popular food hall at The Plaza in New York and brings to the UAE a sophisticated taste of the Big Apple and far beyond.
Located in the Fashion Avenue at the iconic Dubai Mall, Todd English Food Hall — the award-winning brainchild of US chef and restaurateur Todd English — spans a stylishly designed 20,000-square-foot dining space featuring a large terrace that allows customers to enjoy an elegant atmosphere indoors ......read more
Moombai & Co. brings in additional variety to its #newfashionedandhonest food selection with much more options for entrée, main course and a separate non-alcoholic section for drinks.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 10, 2018: Moombai & Co. located in the famous H Dubai launches its new menu range giving a refreshing edge to the Mumbaiya food served here. The new additions to this Indian Gastro Bar are introduced keeping in line with its #newfashionedandhonest motto.
Adorning the flavors of Mumbai, the new additions are a mix of traditional and innovative creations including Bharwan Mushroom, Tandoori Brocolli, Ajwaini Paneer Tikka, Veg Kolhapuri, Paneer Hari Mirch for the vegetarians and Pepper Calamari, Coconut Prawns Curry, Anda Bhurji, Shrimps and Beetroot Salad, Shrimps Biryani for the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 09, 2018: Tonight, in the company of Dubai’s VIPs, media and tastemakers, Joe’s Backyard celebrates their grand opening at the Holiday Inn, Dubai Festival City where guests will dance to the sounds of Abri & the Radius Funk.
Chef Andrea Way opens up his grandfather Joe’s Backyard. Hailing all the way from Tennessee, USA – Dubai becomes homage to barbeque, good times and a hangout for family and friends.
With a braai measuring a whopping 2.5 metres, Joe’s offers a greatest-hits of flame-grilled flavors from around the world, including Australia, the US, South Africa, Brazil and Argentina, matched with a laid-back ambiance and diverse beverage offer. Located on the 19th floor of the Holiday Inn, Dubai Festival City, with awesome views over the Dubai skyline ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 04, 2018: The stunning House of Newby advent calendar makes the festive countdown even more opulent than ever.
From the opening of the first drawer on 1st December, tea lovers experience 24 luxury blends from Newby’s Classic Tea Bag Collection. Each drawer includes four individually wrapped sachets of a select Newby blend, and no two drawers are the same.
What's in the calendar:
BLACK TEAS: Assam, Black Tea & Ginger, Ceylon, Darjeeling, Earl Grey, English Breakfast, Indian Breakfast, Masala Chai, Pride of Africa, Strawberry & Mango
GREEN TEAS: Earl Green, Green Lemon, Green Sencha, Jasmine Blossom, Moroccan Mint, Oriental Sencha
OOLONG TEAS: Ginseng Oolong, Milk Oolong
FRUIT & HERBAL TISANES: Chamomile, Peppermint, Verbena, Rooibos Orange, Summer Berries, Rosehip ......read more
Retail Pioneer half mast the National Flag in all of its branches and business centres to honour the sacrifices of the Martyrs
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2018: On the occasion, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop said: “The United Arab Emirates this Thursday celebrates ‘Martyrs’ Day to show our appreciation and pride towards the sacrifices and dedication of our fallen warrior brethren. We salute their courage and sacrifice to uphold the National flag and maintaining stability throughout the region, thereby setting a great example of loyalty towards the homeland for others to follow.”
“On this auspicious occasion, on which the entire nation of UAE signifies the attributes of heroism and sacrifice, we praise and recognize our brave martyrs, who wrote an immortal chapter of ......read more
For the first time in the retail history of the Middle East, a temporary branch has been established within 48 hours in ‘Al Tayy’ to meet the needs for customers & families of the winter camping area
Dubai, UAE, November 28, 2018: Retail Pioneer ‘Union Coop’ creates history by opening its ‘Winter Camp’ in Al Tayy area within 48 hours, to delight campers and consumers in the area.
Inaugurating the new branch, Mr. Harib Mohammed Bin Thani, Director of Operations division said: “This temporary winter camp is a unique and sophisticated approach in retail through which we seek to reach and serve all segments of the society in a distinctive way. Union Coop continuously studies the market requirements to come up with innovative ideas to serve the consumer segments and ......read more
Seara 100% Natural line specifically produced for the UAE and Middle East market preferences and cuisines
Recognised at SIAL Innovation Selection Paris 2018 as one of the main global innovations
Dubai, UAE, November 28, 2018: Seara, one of the largest food producers in Brazil and the world, have launched an innovative Seara 100% Natural line of halal certified poultry products in the UAE as it debuts in the Middle East region. Tailored specifically for the UAE and Middle Eastern market preferences and cuisines, its products, that include whole breasts, drumsticks, breast strips and thigh filets, also conform to global animal welfare certifications. Products are already available across selected stores in the UAE.
The Seara 100% Natural line is made from chicken raised without antibiotics, on independent farms ......read more
This special edition Pringles Can is inspired by the UAE National Flag
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 28, 2018 – For the first time ever, Pringles® Arabia has launched a special Limited Edition Can to commemorate the spirit of 47th UAE National Day.
Known for its fresh and novel flavours, Pringles is offering snackers a chance to collect limited edition cans and celebrate the culture and heritage of UAE over the upcoming long weekend.
The special limited edition can is innovatively designed, giving an illusion of the can being wrapped with the beautiful UAE national flag. Conveying the message “One Heart.. One Home”, Pringles reaches out to the millions of people in the UAE who have embraced the country as their home and the local Emiratis who have helped all communities ......read more
Retail Pioneer to spend AED 55 Million on promotions covering 47 categories, 47 brands and products from 47 Origins, for 47 days, plus thousands of giveaways for winning customers
Dubai, UAE, November 25, 2018: In line with UAE’s 47th National Day Celebration, Union Coop – the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE, has unveiled a AED 55 Million budget towards the reduction of commodity prices, as well as offering valuable prizes and discounts to consumers during the promotion, which will start from November 27nd till January 12th 2019 across its branches.
This promotion was announced during a press conference held at Union Coop head office in Dubai, in the presence of H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop, accompanied by Mr. Majiruddin Khan, Asst. Director of Trading ......read more
To be held on the 13th and 14th of December, 2017, in Abu Dhabi, the 2nd Middle East Food Forum (MEFF) will host keynotes and panel discussions; Restaurant Consultants Roundtable; CEO Roundtable; and invitation-only event - Cocktail networking evening for the F&B and HORECA sectors
A special networking and cocktail evening will be held on the 13th of December for the industry’s inspiring minds to create a stronger interconnected network within the industry, as well as a CEO Roundtable conference addressing the needs of the hour on the 14th of December
MEFF will attract over ......read more
Four new features enrich 8th edition of exhibition; Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition to host 80 date producers, suppliers from 12 countries
Abu Dhabi, 11 November, 2017: Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority, the eighth edition of SIAL Middle East will host more than 22,000 industry professionals and 900 exhibitors this year.
Running from 12-14 December at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, and held in a ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 09 November, 2017: A delegation from Dubai Food Park (DFP), the region’s largest specialized zone dedicated to serving the rapidly growing food sector, visited Perth, the capital of Western Australia, to explore emerging opportunities for cooperation with regional public and private sector entities active in the food industry between Australia and UAE. In particular, in regards to the re-export of Australian products pass through Dubai to reach African markets
The delegation, led by Abdulla Belhoul, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Wholesale City, introduced ......read more
The Big F&B Forum and Leaders in F&B Awards will be held on 30 October at the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi
Mr. Abdulhadi Chalak, Country Manager at Boecker® Public Health, will deliver the keynote speech on the importance of mitigating food safety concerns for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Dubai United Arab Emirates, November 5, 2017: Boecker®, the Middle East’s largest public health company and a major player with an extensive portfolio of clients in the hospitality industry, is sponsoring the upcoming Big F&B Forum and Leaders in F&B ......read more
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city while being very much in the heart of the city. Yes, I mean every word of it. The very family friendly cafe has returned with warm and comfortable interiors. It boasts a vast variety of fresh and flavorful dishes alongside amazing service. They have a kids play area too, making it an ideal place for Mommy Mornings.
With a vast range of 88 dishes to choose from, we opted for Crisp Calamari and Smoked Atlantic salad as starters. The sauces served complement the dish and allowed for the even balancing a flavors.
Slow-cooked Lamb Shank and Grilled ......read more
K-Food Fair 2017 concluded in Dubai brings 25 food exporters and manufactures from South Korea under one roof
aT Center Abu Dhabi and Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Dubai brought together exporters from South Korea and buyers from the MENA region
DUBAI – October 29, 2017: The value of food import from South Korea to the UAE is estimated at US$ 310 million since the beginning of 2017, reveal Korean officials in the UAE on the sidelines of K-Food Fair held in Dubai recently. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, ......read more
K-Food Fair 2017 at Westin Hotel, Al Habtoor City in Dubai brings 25 exporters and manufactures from South Korea under one roof
aT Center Abu Dhabi and Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Dubai aims to bring together South Korean exporters and buyers from the MENA region
DUBAI – October 25, 2017: K-Food Fair, the annual Korean festival organized by Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (aT Center) in Abu Dhabi, opened at the Westin Hotel in Al Habtoor City, Dubai. The South Korean Government aims to introduce more manufacturers and exporters ......read more
In conjunction with Dubai Fitness Challenge, Mama Tani, an Emirati cuisine Café introduces its fitness menu from October 20
The Dubai Fitness Challenge is a city initiative of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council for Dubai Government to make Dubai the most active city in the world with 30 minutes of daily activity for 30 days
Mama Tani Café is located at Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 October 2017: Mama Tani, the Emirati Café located in ......read more
Churrasco Night at Cabana, Address Dubai Mall
Let the fascinating flavours of Brazil take over your evening in the chill-chic settings of Cabana. Experience the mystique palette unfold in the form of succulent Churrasco grills sizzled to perfection and a variety of other Brazilian delicacies. The iconic views of Burj Khalifa and tantalising selection of meats is further complemented with an eclectic mix of Brazilian music and a spectacular samba dance performance. The ambience is perfect to unwind and rediscover weekends with friends and family.
Entertainment: Brazilian Samba Dance ......read more
**A Fun Week Of Activities For The Whole Family Including Cookie Decorating, Cupcake Baking, Pizza Making, Trick Or Treating, Fun Fancy Dress And More**
Bring the little ones to Tub Of Butter, the casual dining restaurant, marketplace and deli just off Sheikh Zayed Road, for some Halloween fun! Children can take part in activities in the Haunted House from Friday 27th October until the 31st. They can try their hand at Cookie Decorating, Pizza Baking, Pumpkin Decorating and plenty more in the Spooky Kitchen while you enjoy some eerie fun yourself, or relax and enjoy a much needed ......read more
38th outlet inaugurated in Al Barsha by VidyaBalan
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2017: The line up of Bollywood film stars patronizing Al Adil Trading is seeing a rapid increase over the past few months. The gracious presence of the stunning Bollywood beauty VidyaBalan will enhance the glamour quotient when Al Adil Trading Co LLC, U.A.E.’s leading name for Indian food stuff, inaugurated their 38th outlet in Al Barsha on Tuesday 10thOctober. Announcing this in a press release Dr. Dhananjay (Jay) Datar, Chairman & Managing Director Al Adil Trading Co LLC, said that the inauguration ......read more
ALFRESCO DINING IS BACK ON AT PALACE DOWNTOWN
Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2017: Now that autumn is upon us, mildly warm days and comfortably cool nights are on their way – meaning it’s time to embrace alfresco dining once again. All of the terraces at Palace Downtown will now be open to our guests. Whether you choose to dine at Asado, Thiptara, FAI, Al Bayt, Buhayra Lounge or Ewaan, you’ll be treated to beautiful settings and stunning views of Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Fountain and the Palace Gardens.
Treat your taste buds to the sun-kissed flavours of Latin America at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2017: More Cafe' today (Oct 11) celebrated its return in a special event that showcased the newly renovated designs while maintaining the same old flair and goodness.
Established since 2002, More Cafe' is inspired by the European café culture and its warm ambience leaves you feeling relaxed and calm while stepping away from the buzzing Dubai lifestyle.
The key concept behind More Cafe' aesthetic design promotes a feeling of a neighbourhood and familiarity amongst customers from all over the world.
The visual styles contributing to the ......read more
UAE, October 16, 2017- The Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) has announced that the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) signed between Mercosur and Egypt came into effect. Signed in 2010, the agreement outlines bilateral trade between Egypt and Mercosur, the bloc made up of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay, through which 63 per cent of its exports will be covered immediately, becoming eligible for import tax exemption. Last year bilateral trade between Brazil and Egypt reached over USD 1.8 billion, of which 78 percent was made up of products covered by the agreement. Over the next 10 ......read more
October 15, 2017– Countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region need to step up their efforts to improve food security measures to ensure high living standards and sustainable growth, the latest results from the Global Food Security Index (GFSI) have revealed ahead of the World Food Day on October 16. The DuPont-sponsored GFSI was jointly released by the integrated science company and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research and analysis division of The Economist Group.
GFSI was launched in 2012 to evaluate the performance of 113 countries implementing food ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 October 2017: Gather around all you coffee lovers! Prominent Asian Direct-Selling Company QNET has launched the Quespresso Coffee Capsule Machine in the UAE and GCC through their online shopping portal/website.
The Italian made machine, that enables you to have your coffee at the touch of a button, is equipped with an extraordinary system that uses a pressure pump which, along with its unique shape, ensures that water flows evenly through the ground coffee beans at the perfect temperature to give you a power packed ......read more
Kingdom’s leading food industry firms to leverage MENA’s largest industrial food and beverage manufacturing and processing event to spur inward investment as part of Saudi Vision 2030 plan to diversify economy
Dubai, UAE – 12 October 2017: Saudi Arabia’s leading food industry companies are gearing up for the fourth edition of Gulfood Manufacturing, running from 31 October and 2 November at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), to demonstrate how regional food manufacturing firms and the global industry at large can play a significant role in the innovative ......read more
Lavazza launches its new premium instant coffee range in the UAE for the first time.
The new range combines the intense flavour and quality of Lavazza coffee with ease and convenience to suit busy lifestyles.
Coffee is made from a prized blend of 100% Arabica beans and 10% micro-ground roasted coffee.
Prontissimo! range includes pure coffee and milk-based coffee drinks
Dubai, 11 October 2017: Catering to time-sensitive customers who enjoy coffee on-the-go, Prontissimo! combines the convenience of instant coffee with high quality and rich Italian ......read more
10 October 2017, Dubai: Capital Club, Dubai’s leading private business club, is proud to announce the arrival of guest Chef Augusto Valzelli – the youngest Michelin Star recipient in Italy – who will host a series of exclusive dinners from 13th – 21st of October.
An old childhood friend of Capital Club’s Head Chef Enrico Paiola, Augusto joins us all the way from Bescia to collaborate with Enrico and treat Capital Club members to a delectable business lunch for one week only. There will also be four special nights (13th-14th & 20th-21st October) where ......read more
Mama Tani, an Emirati cuisine Café at Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown, introduces its authentic Khameer bread delicacies
Originally meaning ‘Second Mother’, Mama Tani encapsulates the home-away-from-home feeling in a metropolis with its piping hot, authentic food, warm interiors and warmer service
Mama Tani is also set to open its doors in the Higher Colleges of Technology, Academic City, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 October 2017: Mama Tani, the Emirati soul food Café located in the heart of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, ......read more
1,600-plus exhibitors bound for MENA’s largest specialist food manufacturing and processing event as geographical location, stability and government investment affirm Dubai’s critical role in the future of food
Dubai, UAE – 04 October 2017: As the world’s population figures continue to soar, so does demand for food with a United Nations Department of Social and Economic Affairs study revealing the global figure is growing annually by 83 million people and estimated to reach 9.7 billion people by 2050. Consequently, the need for food is set to increase by ......read more
Dubai Refreshment (P.J.S.C.) revealed that it has signed an agreement with Froneri Ice Cream Egypt by which it will become the exclusive UAE distributor of Nestle Ice Cream products, which include the Nestle Brands KITKAT®, Mega®, Extreme®, Paradise®, Maxibon® and Squizz® among others.
Froneri is a joint venture between Nestle and R&R that specializes in the production and distribution of ice cream and frozen food. It is one of the largest ice cream manufactures in the world employing about 12500 people.
Dubai Refreshment has been since its inception a ......read more
Golden Dragon, a restaurant serving haute Chinese cuisine, introduces a new Pan-Asian menu including delectable Dim Sums being the latest addition to it
The new menu offers a wide variety of soups, starters, sizzlers and dim sums being the latest addition to the menu.
Golden Dragon is located in Oud Metha
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 03, 2017: Golden Dragon, a popular for its authentic Chinese cuisine introduces an all new menu serving a variety of lip-smacking Pan-Asian dishes. Founded in 1976, Golden Dragon is known for providing haute Chinese flavors with a ......read more
Neighbourhood gastrobar for creative types. Serving British inspired food, long cool drinks and eclectic conversation
Open daily for breakfast from from 6.30am – 10.30am – Sun-Thu and 6:30am – 11am Fri & Sat; then open daily from 12noon – midnight and until 1am on Thursdays
Great value proper lunchtime feed….
Choose a starter and main munch from a daily changing menu for only AED 75. Add AED 10 if you want a trip to the Dessert Island!
When: Sunday to Thursday, 12noon - 3pm
Prices: AED 79 [2 ......read more
27 September 2017, Dubai UAE: To celebrate World School Milk Day (27 September) and the launch of Arla Organic Milk in the UAE, the world's largest manufacturer of organic dairy products is giving schoolchildren across Dubai the unique opportunity to become a dairy farmer for a day and learn about how organic milk is produced.
The interactive pop-up farm experience, hosted by Arla Foods at The Lakes Community Club, enables primary school children to trace the journey of milk from farm to fridge.
At the farm, children re-enact milking a cow, learn about the pasteurisation ......read more
Nearly two-thirds of social media users in the Middle East use social networks for restaurant recommendations
GulfHost 2017 provides access to industry experts to grow digital platforms
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2017: With 77 per cent smartphone penetration across the GCC , the emergence of a new digital customer has put pressure on the food and beverage sector to stay relevant and for outlets to keep a competitive edge. From embracing social media to developing apps, the inaugural trade show GulfHost 2017 provides access to industry experts to discover the best technology ......read more
India’s F&B market predicted to be worth US $121 billion by 2021
GulfHost 2017 provides gateway for the world’s industry buyers and suppliers
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2017: India’s vibrant food and beverage industry has witnessed unprecedented growth in recent years, and is expected to be worth US$ 121 billion by 2021 according to Euromonitor International. Recognising the potential in investment and development across India, GulfHost 2017, hosted in Dubai until 20th September, brings together hospitality professionals from across the globe, including a ......read more
Dubai, UAE; September 19, 2017: The Italian Trade Agency hosts 26 of Italy's most premium food producers at Speciality Food Festival, taking place on September 18 – 20, 2017. Located in halls 5 & 6 of the Dubai World Trade Center, the 370sqm Italian pavilion will allow visitors the opportunity to explore, appreciate and learn about famous Italian products such as pasta, coffee, traditional cheeses, sweets, and olive oil.
Currently at its eighth edition, the Speciality Food Festival 2017 returns to Dubai to hold its largest trade show yet. The exhibition ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 18th September 2017: Sass’ Café, the legendary Monte Carlo brand will be celebrating Halloween by transforming into a spook-tacular venue. Guests can dine and dance at the “Mondays Made Me” Halloween edition dinner party on Monday 30th of October.
Celebrate Halloween like never before as Sass’ Café promises a memorable night out where guests can expect to get their freak on, sample signature cocktails and dance to hottest and thrilling tracks for an eerily unforgettable night. Staying true to Sass’ Café’s heritage, the restaurant ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 12 September 2017: The Italian Trade Agency (ITA), together with the Embassy of Italy to the UAE and the Consulate General of Italy in Dubai, presents a two months celebration of Italy’s authentic food products and traditions, starting September and ending November 2017 with the Week of the Italian Cuisine in the World.
The Speciality Food Festival 2017
18-20 September 2017
In the frame of the “The Extraordinary Italian Taste Campaign”, the Italian Trade Agency organizes the official Italian Pavilion, located in Halls 5 & 6 of the World Trade ......read more
Speciality and quality coffee shifts consumer demand to boost business
Dubai International Hospitality Week provides full spectrum of coffee supplies
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2017: The ‘third wave’ coffee movement is fuelling growth of the Middle East’s coffee industry, which is expected to climb to US $4.4 billion by 2021, according to Euromonitor International. The new movement has seen a shift in consumer appreciation of coffee as an artisan, specialist and quality experience, rather than a commodity. As a beverage with multi-cultural appeal, coffee ......read more
The ceremony recognized the efforts of those who showed outstanding dedication towards making the noble Ramadan Charity Drive a grand success
UAE, 10th September 2017: Choithrams announced the successful completion of the ‘Ramadan Goodness Campaign’ launched in partnership with Dubai Cares. The two-month charity campaign was a great success thanks to the generous contribution of Choithrams’ customers and to the valuable support of its staff members. Mr. Rajiv Warrier, CEO, Choithrams handed over the cheque of AED 365,200 to Mr. Abdulla Al Shehhi, Director of ......read more
30 prizes to be hidden in 900 complimentary cupcakes between 31 August to 2 September
Three iPhone 7S among the top prizes up for grabs at Last Exit E11 on Sheikh Zayed Road
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 30 August 2017: Popular food truck park, Last Exit E11, has announced that it will be giving away 900 complimentary cupcakes from 31 August to 2 September 2017. Last Exit E11 was the first location for the gourmet street food destination by Meraas when it opened in 2016 on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai bound.
Visitors arriving at Last Exit E11 after 4pm will be ......read more
The UAE government, through the UAE Vision 2021, is implementing important measures to ensure sustainable development while preserving the environment. At the moment, these measures predominantly apply to infrastructure and businesses, with a major focus on the hospitality industry. But UAE residents are also increasingly concerned about protecting the environment and wish to play their part as well, especially through recycling.
In alignment with this important community development aspect, MonViso mineral water has partnered with HomeCycle to become the first water brand distributed in ......read more
Celebrate Eid Al Adha with your loved ones at Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai. Indulge in a special Eid Brunch buffet at Loumi restaurant featuring an endless variety of International delights, seafood specialties, live cooking stations and gourmet desserts. Priced at AED 199 net per person, the sumptuous brunch will be available on 1st and 2nd September from 12 noon to 4pm. Children up to 5 years old get to dine free.
Mr Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said, “Our chefs have put together an irresistible mix of regional and international specialties this ......read more
Gursha Dubai, an Ethiopian restaurant located in the heart of Palm Jumeirah, introduces its cultural show nights, Eskista Weekends, every weekend 9:00pm onwards
Eskista is a beautiful artistic dance form originating in Ethiopia. The weekly show encompasses different regional styles, choreographed and performed by artists from Ethiopia.
Gursha Dubai aims to introduce and promote authentic cultural experiences of Ethiopia and Africa at large through its food, music, and culture.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 27, 2017: Gursha Dubai, an authentic Ethiopian ......read more
LuLu Logistics- Fact Sheet
LuLu offers an ultra-modern shopping ambience by integrating all conceivable needs of the consumers under one roof. Firmly following the tagline "LuLu, where the world comes to shop", the Group has always tried to be a one stop shop for the multi-ethnic community of the region with an international mix of products as well as staff of different nationalities. The 700,000+ shoppers who patronize LuLu daily are the true testament to the popularity of the LuLu brand.
In February 2017 Deloitte in Annual Global Retailers Report has ranked LuLu Group as the ......read more
From September 18 to 20 2017 – Dubai World Trade center
2 French pavilions including new companies attending
Showcase of latest French Innovation over 520 square meters
Winning prizes each day on Business France stand S1 -D63
United Arab Emirates, 22 August 2017: Business France, the National Agency supporting the international development of the French economy will host two French pavilions at GULFHOST and the SPECIALITY FOOD FESTIVAL. The French offer will consist of kitchen equipment and gourmet products offered by over 50 French firms, each ......read more
These centres were launched as part of the Dubai Economy drive towards enhancing happiness and promoting cordial relations between traders and consumers
UAE, 19th August 2017: Choithrams in association with Dubai Economy announced the opening of their first “Consumer Happiness Centre” at the Marina supermarket. This is part of a larger initiative to strengthen customer relations and enhance the shopping experience across the emirate. The announcement was made in the presence of Mr. Dinesh Pagrani, Director, Choithrams, Mr. Rajeev Warrier, CEO, Choithrams and a delegation ......read more
Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group welcomed Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP to Dubai.
Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP visited Al Maya Supermarket in Dubai and he was warmly welcomed by Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group. Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP was impressed with Al Amaya Supermarket.
SEAFEX provides key platform for international suppliers to meet regional demand expected to reach US$ 7.3 billion by 2021
Dubai, UAE, August 14, 2017: Seafood consumption in the Middle East continues to grow at well above the global average, driven by the region’s economic development, increasing appeal of the healthy protein, and more effective supply chain distribution to ensure optimum quality of the popular ingredient. According to the Food & Agricultural Organization (FAO), countries such as the UAE consume an average of 33kg per capita a year, almost double the ......read more
UAE, August 12, 2017– Dhofar Global, a leading supplier of hygiene products in the Middle East, recently announced that it has signed an agreement with AccorHotels, the world’s leading travel & lifestyle group.
Through the agreement, Dhofar will supply world-class cleaning and hygiene products for the hotels the Group operates in the UAE, Oman, Bahrain and the Seychelles. The deal supports Dhofar Global’s ongoing expansion into new markets, while adding to its increasing list of clients in the hospitality field.
Chandan Singh, CEO of Dhofar Global, said: ......read more
The Veranda, a neighborhood sports pub and bistro, is now open at the Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights, Dubai
A decadent destination for delicious food, the choicest house wines and drinks, as well as its famed selection of desserts, The Veranda is now open for dining in from 12pm-12am on Saturdays through Wednesdays and 12pm-2am on weekends
Enjoy indoor or al fresco wining and dining at The Veranda located at the Creek, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 9, 2017: THE VERANDA, a sports pub-meets-bistro medley of fine wines and draughts along with Italian, Mexican, ......read more
Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group, meets Hon’ble Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Government of India,
Smt. Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti in Dubai
Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group met Smt. Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, Hon’ble Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Government of India, who is visiting Dubai for roadshow for India’s largest international event in food processing and allied sectors “World Food India 2017”. Mr Kamal Vachani informed that a delegation from Al Maya group will be attending the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 6, 2017: Downtown Toko Restaurant, Garden & Lounge, located at Vida Down-town Dubai, is a social and relaxed space, acting as a hub for millennials and the young at heart, and building an impressive reputation as a buzzing hotspot catering to Dubai’s burgeoning casual dining scene. This summer Toko is pleased to offer an exciting weekly calendar packed with playful concept nights and attractive offers including an award winning ladies night and the ul-timate alfresco brunch, set in the comfort of a fully Air Conditioned Tent.
GARDEN BRUNCH AT ......read more
Dubai – Al Adil Online store, the latest venture of the Al Adil Group was inaugurated in the presence of Mubarakan Bollywood Movie Superstars Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Ilena D’Cruz & Athiya Shetty in Dubai. Announcing this during the pre-launch event Dr. Dhananjay (Jay) Datar, Chairman & Managing Director Al Adil Trading Co LLC, said that this is a landmark occasion and the step towards meeting the needs of customers who prefer to shop online. “We are thankful to everyone who has helped us to strengthen our presence in this market. We acknowledge their support and ......read more
Cactus Jacks and Da Vinci’s restaurants at Millennium Airport Hotel have been recognized with 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence based on consistent great reviews.
Cactus Jacks is one of the most popular Latino restaurants in Dubai serving Latino food and late night “fiestas” daily. The outlet is known for its famous frozen margaritas and mojitos; with delicious speciality fajitas, great theme nights, and live entertainment. Equally popular is Da Vinci’s which opened in 1989 and was the 3rd Italian restaurant to open in Dubai. Since then, it flourished ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 29 July, 2017: The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) announced that it has lifted the ban on the imports of all fruits and vegetables from Jordan.
The announcement came following the visit of His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, the UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, to the Jordanian Ministry of Agriculture. His Excellency Khalid Hneifat, Jordanian Minister of Agriculture, briefed His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi on the measures taken by the Jordanian government to ensure the safety of Jordanian agricultural ......read more
MyGovinda’s, serves healthy holistic Indian food; that harmonizes the body, mind and soul. In conjunction with #the year of Giving; declared by UAE’s President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan; MyGovinda’s came up with the Kindness Fridge initiative in Dubai.
The Kindness Fridge, is well stocked with wholesome food from the restaurant, fresh fruits and bottles of water; easily accessible to those in need in the area.
Inaugurated by founder Mahesh Advani, the initiative aims at the construction workers, laborers and unemployed; who ......read more
Guests enjoy Now! In Season products and ‘True Aussie Beef’ at session hosted in Spinneys
Dubai, UAE – July 20 2017: Chef Tarek Ibrahim, the popular Arab celebrity chef, has hosted a fun-filled cooking masterclass at Spinneys in Dubai using Australia’s finest vegetables and beef.
The exclusive cooking demonstration was hosted as part of a unique partnership between Now! In Season, which is promoting the best of Australian seasonal fruit and vegetables in the UAE, Spinneys and Meat & Livestock Australia.
Working with Australian beef and the current Now! In ......read more