DAMAC’s main sponsorship of LPS Beijing 2018 highlights China’s importance to the Dubai property market and the Company’s long-term commitment to Chinese investors
Dubai, UAE – 21 June 2018: DAMAC Properties, the leading luxury property developer based in Dubai, is showcasing a portfolio of luxury properties at Luxury Property Show (LPS) Beijing 2018, being held from June 22 – 24, 2018, at the Wanda Vista Beijing. DAMAC is a main sponsor of LPS 2018, and will be showcasing five of its most sought-after developments in Dubai to over 6,000 invitation-only visitors to the show.
Since 2002, DAMAC has been delivering luxury living experiences to property buyers from all over the world. As of 2018, DAMAC has delivered over 20,800 homes, and has a development portfolio of ......read more
HE Sultan Butti Bin Mejren inaugurates Indian Property Show
Arbaaz Khan, renowned Bollywood actor and producer also attended the inauguration ceremony along with other dignitaries and industry honchos.
The show is being held at Dubai World Trade Centre from 21-23 June at Sheikh Rashid Hall
21 June 2018; Dubai, UAE: Popular realty exhibition, the Indian Property Show has returned to Dubai with its 22nd edition among positive sentiments and a number of worthy investment opportunities for expat Indians in the UAE. The event being held at Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Rashid Hall, was inaugurated by His Excellency, Sultan Butti Bin Mejren, Director General of Dubai Land Department along with Bollywood celebrity Arbaaz Khan. Organised by Sumansa Exhibitions, the three-day exhibition features developers ......read more
Dubai-based developer Danube Properties’ development portfolio grows to 4,744 apartments, worth Dh3.69 billion
Danube Properties offers studios starting from Dh290,000 at Lawnz
Danube Properties delivered 831 residential units worth Dh1.12 billion including 171 townhouses within Dreamz project worth Dh500 million by March 2018
Dubai-based developer plans to deliver 880 more units later this year
Danube Properties portfolio exceeds US$1 billion involving 4,744 units in 11 projects
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2018: Danube Properties, a major Dubai-based property developer that launched its 11th project – the Dh550 million Lawnz at the International City – Comprising of 1,064 units which will take its portfolio to 4,744 units with a development value exceeding Dh3.7 billion, ......read more
Dubai, 19 June 2018: Dragon Mart 2 is set to become an entertainment paradise this Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) with weekly Dodge RAM prizes, The Great Looney Games live performances, Candy Land games, roaming parades and more.
Dodge RAM raffle draw: 22 June to 4 August
Spend AED200 at any retail or dining outlet at Dragon Mart 2 and you could drive off in a brand new Dodge RAM. Just submit raffle coupons at the mall to enterthe weekly draw for a chance to win one of six Dodge RAM vehicles over the six weeks of DSS festival.
Candy Land: 28 June to 7 July
Welcome to a world of sugar-coated bliss at Candy Land: Kingdom of Sweet Adventures. Participate in a delicious race amongst the rolling hills of life-sized candy and encounter creatures of the Kingdom. Timings are from 4pm until 9pm.
In ......read more
Prime projects including the iconic WTC Noida, the world’s largest world trade Centre will be showcased.
Properties at 0% interest and no EMI’s until possession plus complimentary return air tickets to India for buyers at the upcoming edition of the popular exhibition.
19 June 2018; Dubai, UAE: Leading developers from India are descending in Dubai this week to showcase their latest projects to thousands of prospective home-buyers, investors, real estate and infrastructure professionals in the country at the 22nd edition of the Indian Property Show, the primeevent for the bourgeoning real estate sector in India.
Organized by Sumansa Exhibitions, thethree-day event will take place from 21-23 June 2018 from 12 noon to 8 pm at the Sheikh Rashid Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre with a ......read more
Emaar Malls team up with Emirates Skywards to launch an unprecedented rewards programme for shoppers
Dubai, UAE; June 19, 2018: Emaar Malls, the UAE’s leading owner and operator of shopping malls has partnered with Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates Airline, to deliver the ultimate rewards scheme for shoppers. With the launch of the Emaar Malls Rewards Programme, anyone that purchases goods, food or leisure experiences at The Dubai Mall can now earn Skywards Miles. Simply put: Shop. Earn. Fly.
The Emaar Malls Rewards Programme, currently valid at The Dubai Mall, rewards any spend of AED 100 or more with Skywards Miles at a rate of 1 Mile per USD 1 (approx. AED 3.67) for Silver, Gold and Platinum members, and 1 Mile per USD 2 (approx. AED 7.34) for Blue members. This includes spend at ......read more
HyperloopTT will work with the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine on planning Europe’s first commercial system while creating the legal and regulatory framework for the nation
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: Hyperloop Transportation Technologies announced the signing of an agreement with the Infrastructure Ministry of Ukraine to begin the process for a planned commercial Hyperloop system. The agreement was signed in the Ukraine capital of Kiev in line with the nation’s National Transport Strategy of Ukraine 2030 initiative.
In February of 2018, Ukraine’s Transportation Minister, Volodymyr Omelyan, announced the nation would begin setting the stage for Hyperloop technology alongside Ukraine's National Academy of Sciences, state defense conglomerate Ukroboronprom, aerospace manufacturer Yuzhmash and several ......read more
As the UAE property market becomes more affordable – What do you need to consider before investing in a home here?
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2018: The UAE is often heralded as one of the world’s most affluent countries, but due to the high percentage of expat residents and falling rent prices, many residents choose to rent over purchasing a home.
However, the UAE is evolving away from a transient lifestyle destination to a place more and more people are looking to lay roots, and recent news stories suggest purchasing your own property in the UAE is worth considering. A recent study by Knight Frank , showed that prime residential properties in Dubai, for example, are more economical than other major urban destinations including New York, London, Hong Kong, Paris, Geneva, Tokyo and Mumbai, ......read more
Interactive sessions at Indian Property Show to guide on body energy science, provide tips on Eco friendly green interiors
June 17, 2018; Dubai, UAE: There are certain external energies in our homes that can disturb the harmony of the environment as well as our health and well-being. To educate people on such of earth’s energy, also known as Geopathic stress, the upcoming Indian Property is hosting an exclusive seminar on “Healthy Living: Body, Spaces and Interiors” to be conducted by Ms Pooja Srivastav, Energy Consultant on Geopathic and Electromagnetic Radiation. Scheduled for Friday, June 22nd and Saturday, June 23rd between 2pm and 3pm, the interactive seminars will include tips on eco-friendly green interiors, guidance on creating balances in our bodies and house for a positive, healthy and ......read more
Dubai, June 14, 2018: Al-Futtaim ACE is celebrating Eid with 25-75% off 25,000 product lines available both in-store and online.
Customers can enjoy exciting deals on quality products from home, DIY, outdoor and garden products and the offers also extend to electronics products from Plug Ins including TVs, mobile phones and more
There are also plenty of activities in-store to keep everyone entertained including a Henna artist and balloons and face painting for kids and lots more.
Details of the event:
Event: Al-Futtaim ACE Eid Extravaganza
Date: June 14-17
Henna artist, face painting, balloons, cotton candy and popcorn for kids at Dubai Festival City, Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai and Yas Mall store in Abu ......read more
Abu Dhabi - June 14, 2018: Start your Eid celebrations the right way, and head to Dalma Mall for its Mega Sale, where shoppers can enjoy huge discounts on their favorite international and regional brands.
Kick off your Eid celebrations by joining 24 hour Mega Sale at Dalma Mall, a round-the-clock retail therapy starting 15th June 10am to 16th June 10am.
Dalma Mall, Abu Dhabi’s favorite mall is delighted to be taking part in this year’s much anticipated 24 hour Mega Sale to celebrate Eid Al-Fitr, as announced by the Department of Culture and Tourism. It’s a must for anyone looking for something special to treat themselves or their loved ones this Eid.
Residents and tourists alike will be able to enjoy massive discounts throughout the mall’s 200 selected retail outlets, among 450 renowned brands ......read more
Gear up for an extended celebratory period at the 5-star luxury resort in Al Ain
Dubai, UAE, June 10, 2018: Eid Al Fitr is a time for families to come together and celebrate with the most indulgent and delicious food while making unforgettable memories. Danat Al Ain, the 5-star luxury resort in Al Ain looks forward to hosting you and your families this Eid Al Fitr with incredible stay packages and irresistible culinary experiences to mark the end of Ramadan.
If the predictions of certain astronomers are to be believed, Eid Al Fitr falls on Friday, June 15th thus making it a long weekend of togetherness with family and friends. For this special occasion, the Resort has introduced stay packages inclusive of buffet breakfast starting at AED 699. To embark on this remarkable occasion, Oasis Café will host a BBQ ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 10, 2018: Etoile “La boutique“ is offering an exciting opportunity for shoppers to participate in the spin to win wheel exclusively from the 10th till the 17th of June.
The Spin to Win activation is a thrilling experience for customers to win exciting prizes. Shoppers can put luck to the test with Etoile “La boutique“ Spin to Win game for the chance to win one of the great prizes including gift vouchers, discounts, and accessories. Don’t miss the chance to play as time is limited!
Terms and Conditions:
One Spin to Win attempt per purchase, not valid for multiple transactions. Full terms and conditions available in store
Available exclusively at Etoile “La boutique“, Mall of the Emirates.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 10 June 2018: Masdar City’s Etihad Eco-Residence has won the Green Residential Building award at the Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Green Building Awards 2018. A team from Multiplex Constructions LLC, which built the complex, accepted the award for the Masdar-developed project at a recent ceremony in Dubai.
Designed by project partners Woods Bagot and Brewer Smith Brewer Group (BSBG), the Etihad Eco-Residence is Platinum-certified according to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) building rating system – one of the world’s most widely used green building codes.
It is also rated 3 Pearls under the Estidama Pearl Building Rating System (PBRS), introduced for new buildings by the Department of ......read more
Brand new Audi A4 and hundreds of prizes also up for grabs
Dubai, 10 June, 2018: Ibn Battuta Mall is bringing three internationally-acclaimed kids’ shows – Peter Pan, Bugs Bunny and his Magical Carrots and The Desert Adventures of Daffy Duck – to the Middle East for the first time as part of an exciting line-up of live entertainment for Eid Al Fitr and Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) 2018.
Each show will take place at China Court at 5pm, 6pm and 7.45pm on selected dates from the first day of Eid Al Fitr until 4 August.
Peter Pan live for Eid Al Fitr
Celebrations kick off over Eid with the renowned ‘Peter Pan’ live show, taking youngsters on a memorable voyage to Neverland, the fairy-tale island where everyone’s dreams come true. Kids ......read more
Shoppers to enjoy fireworks and entertainment in celebration of Eid Al Fitr on Friday*, 15th June
7th June 2018, Dubai, UAE: Dubai Festival City Mall is celebrating the joy of Eid Al Fitr with two extravagant musical firework displays on the evening of Friday*, 15th June 2018. Shoppers are encouraged to visit the Mall with friends and families to catch the fireworks as well as experience “The Walking Box” entertainment which will take place over four days.
Shoppers at Dubai Festival City Mall can still experience the Disney “Magical Wishing Well” by registering with their chosen greeting at one of the Disney pods at the Mall. Participants can then visit Festival Square to watch their message appear at the wishing well through light and music. Each personal greeting is captured ......read more
Celebrate Eid with a riot of beautiful colours with Caparol’s new shades
Dubai, June 07, 2018: Caparol Paints, a global provider of German paints and coating solutions, has introduced its Ramadan and Eid colour palette for 2018. The palette has a wide variety of shades that range from royal to pastel. The new collection caters to the aesthetic and climatic needs of the Middle Eastern consumers, in addition to giving a glimpse of the Arabian culture during the holy month of Ramadan.
Focusing on bringing the traditional Ramadan look to the fore, the special shade card consists of varied colours including Metallocryl Siena 40, Metallocryl Amber 45, Silver, Viola 50, Lazur 125, Palazzo 180 and Papaya 70. The shades range from bold to subtle and hues of pale colours. Metallocryl Siena 40 is a royal ......read more
First B&R International Summit held in Beijing to “Connect, Create, Collaborate”
More than ten cooperation agreements signed with Chinese enterprises
Partnership with over 100 Chinese EPCs in more than 100 markets worldwide
Siemens calls for digital ecosystem for future-oriented infrastructure development
Carsten Hasbach to head Siemens’ BRI Office in Beijing
Dubai, UAE, June 6, 2018: Siemens entered into more than ten agreements with Chinese partners today in support and exploration of opportunities from the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). At the Belt and Road International Summit held by Siemens today, more than 1,000 leaders and executive representatives from governments, enterprises, investors, financing institutions and think tanks from more than 30 countries and regions ......read more
Dubai, 6 June 2018: Dragon Mart 2 will transform into a children’s wonderland this Eid Al Fitr with live performances of the much loved animated television series, My Little Pony, visits from Modesh, a Toy Market and more.
My Little Pony: first day of Eid until 24 June
The loveable antics of Ponyville friends, Twilight Sparkle, Princess Celestia, Applejack, Rarity, Fluttershy, Rainbow Dash, and Pinkie Pie will be on show live, with three performances daily from the first day of Eid until 24 June. Children also have the chance to meet their favourite characters after each show. Timings are 5pm, 7.30pm and 9pm.
Adding more fun to the festivities, on the first three days of Eid each show will also be preceded by a spectacular My Little Pony parade from Dragon Mart 1 to Dragon ......read more
24-hour Mega Sale commences 15 June at 10:00am
Over 400 brands offering exclusive discounts of up to 90%, plus special offers
Spectacular entertainment along with giveaways including a Tesla Model X car, 3 million Etihad Guest Miles, and hourly prizes
Abu Dhabi, 5 June 2018: Aldar Properties’ Yas Mall, The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi (The Mall at WTCAD) and Al Jimi Mall Al Ain have joined forces for the second annual 24-Hour Mega Sale. Held over the Eid Al Fitr weekend, the three malls will offer discounts of up to 90% at select stores, amazing giveaways including a Tesla Model-X car and 3 million Etihad Guest Miles, plus thrilling entertainment for visitors of all ages. For the best Eid Al Fitr celebrations in the UAE, the malls will be open continuously for 24 hours, bringing the perfect mix of ......read more
‘Share’ initiative by Trojan Holding was launched as part of the Year of Giving in September 2017
Construction conglomerate placed donation boxes across Abu Dhabi to encourage generous donations from the public
Clothing and children’s toys were regularly collected by Emirates Red Crescent throughout the initiative
Abu Dhabi, 5th June 2018: Trojan Holding has completed its ‘Share’ initiative in partnership with Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), which resulted in thousands of items of clothing and children’s toys being donated to families in need.
The construction conglomerate launched the initiative in September last year during the Year of Giving, in a bid to make it easier for the generous Abu Dhabi public to donate their various clothes and ......read more
The second hotel in Jumeirah’s new ‘Upscale Casual’ collection offers a loft-style vibe on the south banks of Dubai Creek – and a rooftop pool with views to die for
Be one of the first to stay – for just AED 297++ per night
Dubai, 5th June 2018: The second hotel in the Zabeel House by Jumeirah collection opens this week, bringing a loft-style vibe to the south banks of Dubai Creek, next door to the earlier opened Zabeel House MINI by Jumeirah.
Zabeel House by Jumeirah, Al Seef promises to be the stylish older sibling of its next door neighbour, while still delivering on the collection’s ‘Upscale Casual’ promise of sharp design and smart service, with an informal approach and a moderate price point.
With 200 rooms in 3 different sizes for ......read more
Cityland Mall wins the ‘most anticipated opening of 2018’ award
Dubai, UAE (June 5, 2018): Cityland Mall, the world’s first ‘nature-inspired’ shopping destination, recently celebrated a major win at the 13th edition of Global RLI (Retail and Leisure International) Awards at the Natural History Museum in London, United Kingdom. Cityland Mall, located adjacent to Global Village, was recognized as the ‘Most Anticipated Opening of 2018’, underpinning the company’s efforts to introduce a distinguished project in the real estate and retail landscape.
The Global RLI Awards honors the most visionary and dynamic retail and leisure concepts from across the globe, paying tribute to those companies that continue to push the boundaries. Evaluated by an ......read more
Address Downtown features 220 rooms and suites with high-end features, innovative restaurant choices and the world-class The Spa at Address Downtown
Dubai, UAE; June 4, 2018: Address Downtown, the flagship hotel under Emaar Hospitality Group’s premium lifestyle Address Hotels + Resorts brand, has opened its doors to hotel guests, marking the arrival of Dubai’s much-loved destination, popular among visitors from across the world.
Address Downtown has opened with several innovative features including new restaurant concepts, additional rooms and suites, The Spa at Address Downtown, and a brand-new interior design. With 220 guest rooms and suites, several of them opening to spectacular views of the iconic Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain, Address Downtown will add additional ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 3, 2018: The iconic Burj Khalifa will showcase a new enthralling LED show titled ‘Soar’ this month that will mesmerize visitors.
Selected from hundreds of submissions, ‘Soar’ will illustrate the celebration of life and energy in the universe.
Motion Designer and 3D animator Víctor Gómez Ródenas’ was inspired to showcase how the constant motion and reactions of energy that flow across the space, result in the creation of everything that surrounds us.
For the show, Victor uses composer Gyom’s sound track with the animation tailored to the music. With the captivating soundtrack and an incredible mixture of visual elements, visitors can look forward to an enriching, bright and a colourful experience.
Soar adds to the ......read more
Dubai, UAE; December 03, 2017: Technal Middle East, a pioneer in architectural aluminium facade systems, has launched a campaign to create more awareness among UAE building contractors, consultants and specifiers about fire safety for building facades.
According to Sam Robinson, General Manager, Technal Middle East: “We have developed a guideline to help the construction industry better understand how to ensure compliance with the relevant codes and standards for fire safety of external walls on high-rise buildings. Our guideline makes understanding the fire hazards of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 3, 2017: In celebration of the inspiring success story of the UAE and its unity for 46 years, guided by the shrewd vision of its leaders, Robinsons, the leading fashion department store located at Dubai Festival City Mall, is taking the UAE National Day to a whole new level this year. Robinsons is proud to present a unique trunk show, bringing together the talents of local and regional designers that will be showcasing some hot off the runway and ready-to-wear couture abaya designs, jewelry and bags, all in a beautiful fusion of local and global ......read more
UAE, November 29, 2017 - Drake & Scull International PJSC (DSI), a regional market leader in engineering and construction services, joined the whole nation in its celebration of the 46th founding anniversary of the UAE amid an atmosphere of pride and belonging to the nation. The employees and executive management held a special flag raising event where they renewed their pledge to contribute to the advancement of the UAE's leadership in line with the vision and policies directed by the wise leadership, which carries the message of the Union in a sincere and capable manner and to ......read more
SOUQ doubles number of items sold during White Friday 2017 compared to last year’s event
With one million deals on offer, total number of items sold more than doubled compared to last year’s event
18 items sold per second during highest traffic time
Products from over 16,000 fashion, beauty, electronics, grocery and other brands were on sale
Over 70% of customers shopped through mobile devices across the region
Almost half of customers paid using electronic payment methods
29th November, 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: SOUQ.com today announced that the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE; November 29, 2017 – Enviromena Power Systems (Enviromena), a portfolio company of Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, has been successfully acquired by Arjun Infrastructure Partners (AIP).
AIP is a UK-based independent infrastructure investment advisory company. It partners with institutional investors, mainly pension plans, to access direct infrastructure investments.
UAE-based Enviromena develops, deploys and operates clean energy solutions throughout the MENA region. With a project footprint spanning nine countries, the company ......read more
DUBAI- November 29, 2017: Caparol Paints, a global leader in the paints industry, are showcasing their new unique fire resistant and super-efficient non-combustible External Thermal Insulation Composite System (ETICS) technology. The system boasts innovation, durability and longevity. The new ETICS technology was launched at the ongoing Big 5 exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Center.
ETICS technology by Caparol Paints has been designed to save energy and improve the climate inside the buildings. It substantially reduces heating and air conditioning costs by maintaining ......read more
The mall will stage a number of family-centric social, cultural and entertainment activities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 November 2017: In an endeavour to showcase the Emirati culture, customs and traditions, Bawadi Mall in Al Ain will stage a number of family-centric, social, cultural and entertainment activities as a part of their celebrations organised on the occasion of the UAE’s National Day which will run from November 29th until December 3rd.
“UAE’s National Day is an important occasion to reflect back on UAE’s heart-warming culture and ......read more
At Dubai’s biggest construction industry exhibition - Big5 the company to highlight a lock as unique as a DNA and Advantis – the new range of electronic locks
Dubai - November 28, 2017: Godrej Locking Solutions and Systems(LocksS), the largest padlock manufacturer in Asia and a company that has been securing homes for the last 120 years in India, today launched the world’s most secure locks Godrej Herculoc and Godrej Advantis at the Big 5 exhibition in Dubai. The Big 5 is the largest construction event in the Middle East.
Godrej LocksS has been synonymous for ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 28, 2017: UAE National Day celebrations at The Dubai Mall are not-to-be-missed, with a host of cultural activities, performances and giveaways, allowing families, friends and the community to come together to mark the ‘Spirit of the Union.’
In collaboration with the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding, Emirati hosts will welcome visitors to the Souk Atrium which will be transformed into a cultural “majilis.” Guests will be served traditional coffee and dates as they listen to stories of the UAE’s culture and ......read more
The UAE-based business conglomerate will soon unveil more hypermarkets, further consolidating its retail presence in the GCC and India.
DUBAI – November 28, 2017: The UAE-based retail major Fathima Group opened its second hypermarket in Ras Al Khaimah as part of its wider growth plans in the GCC. HE Eng. Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, and HE Sheikh Majid Bin Sultan Al Qasimi inaugurated the outlet in the presence of Fathima Group Chairman Mr. E.P. Moosa Haji, Managing Director Mr. E.P. Sulaiman Haji, CEO Mr. Sameer Sulaiman and other senior dignitaries.
The ......read more
UAE, November 27, 2017 - Drake & Scull International PJSC (DSI), a regional market leader in engineering and construction services, has announced that its shares have been included in the MSCI GCC Index. The move demonstrates the growing regional and international confidence in DSI’s turnaround plan, which is expected to help bolster investor interest in the company.
DSI’s inclusion in the MSCI GCC Index comes just a month after the company’s successful completion of a comprehensive Recapitalization Program designed to improve the financial and operational performance ......read more
Sharjah, 27 November 2017: HE Marwan Jassim Al Sarkal, CEO of Sharjah Investment & Development Authority (Shurooq) and HE Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, CEO of Expo Centre Sharjah, inaugurated the first International Concrete Conference & Exhibition in the Middle East (ICCX Middle East 2017) yesterday (Sunday). More than 100 exhibitors and 1,000 international experts in the construction sector attended the event.
The exhibition, which is unique to the region, is particularly important because of its portfolio of construction and planiing projects in the GCC which are estimated to be ......read more
17.4% increase in UAE active construction projects draws to Dubai 2,500+ companies from around the world
Monday, November 27, 2017: The continued expansion of construction activities in the GCC region is attracting an increased number of international exhibitors at The Big 5 this year. According to the latest statistics by BNC Network, there’s been a 17.4% growth in the number of active construction projects in the UAE in 2017 compared to the previous year, and an 8.6% increase in terms of value, which reached USD 818 billion.
“Over 2,500 companies from 60 ......read more
Free to attend educative seminars at CREDAI’s Indian Property Show on 7th, 8th and 9th December
Dubai based expert Dr. Padmaja Yadav to also provide quick tips on home interiors and science of architecture
November 26, 2017; Dubai, UAE: Converting a brick-and-mortar house into a welcoming home is everyone’s dream. Yet, all it requires is some warmth, love, and understanding of Vastu and interiors. Learn more about this science of architecture and its application in home decor during the free to attend seminars at the upcoming CREDAI’s Indian Property ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2017: Starting today until November 25, Al-Futtaim ACE and Plug Ins are offering massive White Friday deals both online and in-store across a range of products.
There will be amazing deals on selected items from Outdoor, Garden, Home, and DIY from leading brands including Dyson, Siemens, AFTRON, Homeworks, Apple, Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Bosch, and Lenovo amongst others. Additionally, on a minimum spend of AED 500 at Al-Futtaim ACE stores, customers will be entered into a raffle promotion where 20 shoppers will receive a chance to win 5g of gold ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2017: Shopping in Dubai is about to get even more exciting, as The Outlet Village, Dubai’s first upscale outlet mall, gears up to celebrate the 3 Day Super Sale Dubai from the 23rd – 25th November.
Housing three department stores, international dining and over 125 top brands such as DKNY, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Ted Baker and many more, The Outlet Village is the perfect destination for luxury shopping fans looking to acquire iconic brands at exceptional prices this weekend.
Located in Jebel Ali, just 15 minutes away from JBR ......read more
The brand new American Girl store has officially opened at City Centre Mirdif
This is American Girl’s first location in Dubai and outside of North America
American Girl is hosting a launch event open to all on Friday, November 24th
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 November 2017: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, today announced that American Girl, the premium brand loved by girls everywhere, has officially opened its doors in the UAE! The brand new store at City Centre Mirdif is ......read more
Mall-wide sale will offer discounts from 30% up to 90% off
Abu Dhabi, 21 November 2017: Yas Mall, the largest mall in Abu Dhabi, will launch its Black & White Weekend Sale, from Thursday 23 November to Sunday 26 November. Inspired by the global sale event ‘Black Friday’, Yas Mall’s array of international retailers will offer discounts of up to 90%, helping visitors shop at great deals, including House of Fraser, Debenhams, the One, Home Centre, E- Max, plus many more.
With the 2017 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix happening at the ......read more
The Olympics of online shopping are coming to region. Top tips to win the best deals at the SOUQ's biggest sale of the year
21 November 2017, Dubai, U.A.E: On your mark, shoppers! The region's biggest online shopping days are about to kick off. The much-awaited annual SOUQ White Friday 2017 is all set to be bigger and better than ever before, with a line up of the best deals and the biggest range of products. With a whopping 5 million items to choose from, customers are going to need to build some serious shopping stamina to make the most of the sale.
Just as ......read more
With a special flypast and a festival of fireworks, Dubai Festival City Mall is THE place to be on the 2nd of December
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 20th November 2017: On the 46th National Day, Dubai Festival City Mall will host a series of events at Festival Bay from 1.30pm in the afternoon till 11.15pm, including a flypast by Al Fursan, spectacular aerobatics, fireworks and a special edition IMAGINE show.
The packed schedule of events will begin with ‘Al Fursan’ – Arabic for ‘The Knights’ and continue throughout the day, including ......read more
Shoppers can snap up deals on a whopping five million products that will match the lowest prices in the region
SOUQ further boosts operational excellence ahead of White Friday sale to create a superior customer shopping experience
Targeted investment into expansion of Fulfillment Centers to gear up for increased demand
Growth in number of staff and additional pickup points to meet high volume of orders
Roll out of credit card payment on delivery in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
20th November, 2017, Dubai, U.A.E: SOUQ.com, the online retail and marketplace in the Middle ......read more
Key retailers at Dubai Festival City Mall set to slash prices with discounts up to 30-90%
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 November 2017: Dubai Festival City Mall gets ready for the next edition of the Dubai 3-Day ‘Super Sale’. From 23rd to 25th November key retailers will be offering unbeatable discounts and offers, with up to 90% off popular items over the course of the weekend.
Selected retailers at Dubai Festival City Mall will open their doors an hour earlier, from 9am, allowing for an extended shopping period. Shoppers will have access to ......read more
The new update includes all areas of the Emirate and the inclusion of indexes for new projects
Residential, commercial and industrial properties are all included in the latest upgrade
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 18 November 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that the rental index has been updated for 2018. DLD confirmed that the new update is for all residential, commercial and industrial properties in the Emirate of Dubai.
DLD’s specialists have adopted a variety of mechanisms to carry out the upgrade process, including reading the average data of tenancy ......read more
November 15, 2017 - DuPont recently presented its new Nomex® based fabrics and innovative protective solutions for firefighters and industry workers at this year’s A+A in Dusseldorf, Germany. They offer, for example, better protection for industry workers against the thermal effects of electric arcs. Moreover, the company announced the winners of the 'Nomex® Innovation Award 2017' at a gala ceremony on the first day of the trade show. The award is open to members of the DuPont™ Nomex® EMEA Partner Program, a carefully selected network of spinners, weavers, ......read more
Q3 2017 Highlights
Recapitalization Program successfully completed
Tabarak Investment Injects AED 500 million in Equity
Debt restructuring expected to be concluded across key markets in Q4 2017
Q3 2017 Revenue stood at AED 590 million
Ongoing UAE projects portfolio contributes 42% of the company’s Q3 2017 revenue
The New Management conducts a projects commercial review and records additional provisions, revenue and margin adjustments for legacy projects across key markets
The lack of liquidity prior to the completion of the Recapitalization Program and to the ......read more
SOUQ’s biggest online sale to run an unprecedented 500,000 deals on 16,000 brands for shoppers in the GCC and Egypt from 22 to 25 November
50 times more deals on offer than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and much more
SOUQ adds massive new line up of leading labels on offer for White Friday Sale
14 November 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: SOUQ.com has announced the return of its biggest online shopping event, the annual “White Friday Sale”, with 500,000 deals across the region on more than 16,000 ......read more
European hub will give employees and visitors a first-hand view of how Steelcase is using space to learn, innovate and grow in a disruptive environment
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2017: Steelcase has announced the opening of its newest Learning + Innovation Center (LINC), capping a multi-year effort to bring together employees and propel global growth. The new LINC is the latest extension of the company’s global network, part of a geographically distributed approach to innovation. As organizations recognize the importance of face-to-face interactions and shift back to ......read more
His Excellency Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of Dubai Land Department
Dubai, UAE, November 11, 2017: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has issued Law No. (19) of 2017, partially amending Law No. (13) of 2008 on Interim Property Registration in Dubai. The new law reflects our continuous efforts to complete the legal system that regulates our real estate sector.
Such amendments are announced periodically and follow an in-depth assessment of market needs. They reflect the aspirations ......read more
Calculator eases the relationship between landlords and tenants and minimises disputes
Dubai, UAE, November 11, 2017: Dubai Land Department (DLD) is a pioneer in finding proactive solutions for ensuring transparency and enhancing the comfort and happiness of all parties in the real estate market. Through its management and regulatory arms, transactions are closely monitored in addition to the regulatory requirements of the real estate rental management sector and any disputes that arise between parties to a rental contract.
DLD allows all parties to access ......read more
In order to achieve success as an entrepreneur, it is vital that you spend your money wisely; you need to make sure that any outgoing expenses have a positive impact on your business. While it is true that you need to speculate to accumulate, this is only the case if you are making sensible decisions. As your business grows, you will also need to ensure that your finances are fairly divided. You don’t want all of your funds going to one aspect of your organization, while another area suffers. If you are determined to be successful in your entrepreneurial endeavors, you will need to read ......read more
Dubai, November 9 2017: This November, QNET, prominent Asian direct selling company, urges everyone to commemorate Global Men’s Health Month by encouraging the men in your life to take care of their health.
QNET, through their ‘Absolute Living’ Campaign, propagates a holistic lifestyle for people, helping you achieve a balanced life with a healthier body, mind and spirit. With a wide array of products that make well-being accessible to all, QNET aids men to proactively take care of their physical health. QNET has something for every man, helping him ......read more
The closing ceremony for the 30-day Challenge is set to be hosted at Dubai Festival City Mall
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 7 November 2017: As thousands take part in the Dubai Fitness Challenge this month, Dubai Festival City, one of emirate’s largest mixed-use developments, is gearing up to host the grand closing ceremony on November 17th and 18th.
From surprise celebrity appearances and fitness demonstrations from Dubai’s top trainers to dragon boat racing and sunset yoga on the Festival Bay Helipad, Dubai Festival City has revealed some of the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – November 7, 2017: His Excellency Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, CEO of Mashreq Bank is the inaugural recipient of the Cal Poly Alumni Excellence Award presented by the California Polytechnic State University Alumni Association at the Honored Alumni Awards Celebration. Established in 2017, the Cal Poly Alumni Excellence Award pays tribute to an outstanding graduate who has demonstrated a lifetime of professional achievements and global contributions.
“I’m very proud of His Excellency’s accomplishments,” Cal Poly President ......read more
Dubai, November 4, 2017 - Automotive brand BORGWARD Group AG is set to introduce its renowned brand of aesthetics and performance to automobile enthusiasts across the GCC during its first-ever participation in the 14th Dubai International Motor Show. The company will showcase its user-friendly intelligent models featuring competitive German-made technology at Hall 2 -Stand 200 during the show’s run from November 14 to 18, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
BORGWARD occupies a prominent place in German automotive history. Founded by automotive genius Carl F.W. Borgward ......read more
Dubai, November 05, 2017: Reaffirming its market-leading position, Centrepoint, the region’s largest fashion retailer, swept all four of its nominated categories at the ICSC 2017 Middle East and North Africa Shopping Centre Awards.
Centrepoint took home Best MENA Retail Brand, Best Store Design for its store at Doha Festival City, Best Cause Related Marketing for its Family Clock initiative and the Gold for Best Digital & Social media marketing for its Sale campaign.
Simon Cooper, Head of Centrepoint, said: “Over the years we have worked to ensure that ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 2, 2017: Hundreds of Dubai residents gathered at Dubai Festival City Mall early Thursday morning on the 2nd November, with Al-Futtaim employees and students from Universal American School in Dubai Festival City, to celebrate UAE Flag Day.
The entire Dubai Festival City Mall façade will light up in the colours of the UAE flag every night leading up to UAE National Day.
Dubai, UAE, October 31, 2017: The Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme (SZHP) and Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, Masdar today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand the development of the Masdar “Eco-Villa” sustainable home concept around the United Arab Emirates.
The agreement was signed by Mohamed Ibrahim Al Mansouri, Executive Director of Engineering at the Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme (SZHP), and Yousef Baselaib, Executive Director of Sustainable Real Estate at Masdar, on the first day of the Arab Future Cities Summit Dubai 2017.
Launched during ......read more
Davide Padoa, CEO of Design International, will give an address on the key trends in retail architecture at the RECon MENA next week. Well known for its ability to anticipate market shifts and integrate them into highly creative designs, Design International has an established reputation as an innovative architectural and design practice.
Speaking ahead of the conference, Davide said: Shopping centres are no longer simply about making a purchase. People want to buy into something that is surprising and stimulating and has an authentic value for them and their community. It is ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 29, 2017: Cityland Group – developer of Cityland Mall, UAE’s first nature-inspired mall scheduled for launch in 2018 – today announced that it has signed up with the Danish home furnishing retailer JYSK to bring the brand to the Middle East. With more than 2,500 stores worldwide across 48 countries, JYSK is one of the world’s largest retail furniture groups.
With a passion for Scandinavian design, JYSK delivers furniture and accessories, including mattresses, bedding, and outdoor products that enhance living spaces with a ......read more
Inspection drive conducted between January and September 2017
QCC confirms accuracy of 97 per cent of jewellery and precious metal scales examined during the campaign
Council urges consumers to look for gold seals on scales before making any purchases
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 28 October, 2017 –Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC), the entity responsible for developing quality infrastructure in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, verified the accuracy of 6,642 legal measuring instruments and 10,840 pre-packaged products in Abu Dhabi market as part of its continued efforts to create a ......read more
Driven by increasing interest, more and more developers are planting firm feet in key Indian cities
Dubai Property Show in Mumbai generated AED 1.2 billion of enquiries in 2016
Indian investors made 10,628 transactions worth more than AED 20.4 billion in Dubai property between January 2016 and the end of June 2017
The popular real-estate exhibition will be held from 3rd to 5th November at Bandra Kurla Complex Mumbai
October 28, 2017 - Dubai, UAE: Dubai Land Department is heading back to the Indian financial capital with the third edition of its flagship event, the Dubai ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2017: Dubai Festival City Mall will attempt to create the largest human UAE flag on 2nd November, and is inviting you to be a part of history! From 8am on the waterfront at Festival Bay, the mall will provide thousands with a commemorative hat and coloured boards to form the UAE flag from an aerial view. Great breakfast deals will be available to all participants, so grab your friends and family and join to celebrate the pride of the nation.
Dubai Festival City proudly recognises the importance of celebrating the UAE’s yearly ......read more
Strong interest from the Middle East with UAE textile market being estimated at $ 17.5 billion annually
“Interior.Architecture.Hospitality”: expanded programme for architects, interior designers and hotel furnishers
Dubai, UAE, October 25, 2017: The Middle East continues to be a strong source of interest for international textiles suppliers, with increasing market demand stemming from the region for the latest in home and contract textiles.
This was underlined at a media round table organised by Messe Frankfurt Middle East, to familiarise regional media and ......read more
Continuing its expansion in Saudi Arabia, Swiss-Belhotel International (SBI) has signed Swiss-Belhotel and Suites Jazan. The announcement was made by Mr Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International. Featuring 210 keys, the upscale 4-star property is owned by Cardamom International Property Management LLC and is superbly located in the port city of Jazan with direct access to the beach.
Swiss-Belhotel and Suites Jazan enjoys close proximity to Red Sea coast merely 20 minutes’ drive from Jazan ......read more
Twelve Memorandums of Understanding Signed to Accelerate Building the Area of the Future.
Dubai, UAE: 23 October, 2017: UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today attended the signing of 12 Memorandums of Understanding between Area 2071 and various local and international partners. Area 2071 seeks to find innovative solutions to current and future development challenges faced in a number of sectors. This is part of the UAE Centennial 2071 mission to make the UAE one of the most advanced countries in the world ......read more
Student showcase, smart solutions, and world-class lighting projects share limelight at region’s premier industry event
Dubai, UAE, October 23, 2017: A glittering awards ceremony has capped off a successful three days at the Middle East’s premier lighting design and technology exhibition, where a dedicated student showcase and the launch of the region’s first institute dedicated to lighting education and knowledge were among the many highlights.
The 12th edition of Light Middle East concluded on 19th October 2017 at the Dubai International Convention and ......read more
Al Wahda Mall becomes a one-stop solution offering to its visitors Banks and Ministry of Labour services alongwith already existing fashion and lifestyle brands to offer more to its visitors at one go
“We believe in adding more value to what we already have to offer to our visitors, the mall continues to remain an ‘everything mall’” - Mr. Mohammed Nauman Thakur, General Manager, Al Wahda Mall
The mall is headed towards being adaptive keeping customer satisfaction its main dedication
Al Wahda Mall, sprawling across 3.3 million square feet with over 350 brands ......read more
Dubai, October 22, 2017: After the overwhelming success of the Shopathon event earlier this year, Centrepoint, the region’s largest fashion retailer, is giving customers an exciting opportunity to indulge in fabulous deals with up to 70% discount.
The second Shopathon event is being held between October 26-29, and customers can take advantage of exciting deals on www.centrepointstores.com.
From Splash’s latest trends and Shoe Mart’s most wanted footwear to Baby Shop’s best seller’s and Lifestyle’s totally awesome home, accessories ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2017: ‘brands4u’, the biggest factory outlet in Dubai showcasing high end brands from all around the world opened its doors to shoppers. The soft opening was in the presence of Mr. Sunil Shetty an Indian film actor, producer and entrepreneur who is an active star in Bollywood with appearances in more than 110 films. Sunil Shetty as the first customer flagged off the sales.
Hon. Mr. Paul Raymond P. Cortes, Consul General of the Philippines in the UAE officially inaugurated the ‘brands4u’ in the presence of leading dignitaries ......read more
Salem Ahmad Almoosa Enterprises (SAAE), one of the UAE’s most prominent business conglomerates, recently held a business meeting with members of the Trade and Investment Commission of Australia at the Al Moosa Business Center, AIG Dubai Head Office in Oud Metha. The meeting saw the discussion of potential business opportunities between SAAE and Australian companies under the commission. The Australian delegation was composed of Mounir Sankary, First Secretary, Commercial and Trade Commissioner and Rohan Malhotra, Investment Manager. The group was welcomed by His Excellency Salem Ahmad ......read more