Celebrate diversity and spirit of tolerance at BurJuman with ‘Around the World’
Dubai, UAE, 16 January 2019: BurJuman is celebrating one of the UAE’s most-established retail events – the much feted Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) – until the 2nd of February 2019. Shoppers and families are invited to visit the mall for a shopping bonanza filled with fabulous discounts and deals ranging from 25% to 75% off selected items.
This year BurJuman honours the cultural diversity and spirit of tolerance found in the UAE by choosing an ‘Around the World’ theme for its DSF celebrations. A colourful array of installations and activities are on offer around the Mall, featuring photo opportunities and original experiential activities from countries such as the UAE, India, ......read more
Sharjah - 16 January 2019: SteelFab 2019, the region’s premier metal working event, held 11 technical seminars during its 2nd day that discussed both automation and integration. The 15th edition of the exhibition is being held during January 14-17 at Expo Centre Sharjah.
On its third day, SteelFab will hold 11 additional seminars, which will include technical presentations and live demonstrations, that focus on the most prominent global issues in the metal working sector, covering topics related to fabrication, metal-cutting, robotics, welding, grinding, surface preparation and software.
Expo Centre Sharjah called on companies, factories, suppliers and technicians that operate in the metal working industry to visit SteelFab on Wednesday and attend the seminars, which will start at 10:30 am and will continue until ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 16, 2019: A mega sale event SAVEX was back, which brings together a multitude of well-known brands under one roof. The event, which took place from January 8-12 at the Sheikh Saeed Hall 2. Dubai world trade center from 10am to 10pm provided customers with the special opportunity to purchase premium brands at attractive prices.
As per customer experience, Ms. Riya Sharma a 35-year-old Dubai housewife, drove across the city to shop at the exhibition and walked away with two designer gowns, three pairs of shoes and a branded perfume, all for just over Dh500 (US$135). "I think it's worth the travel just to buy something affordable and branded at the same time." Ms. Riya Sharma said. "At this time, when with the credit crunch everyone is trying not to spend so much, deals like these are ......read more
Exhibitors line up exciting range of innovative products and solutions to target fast-growing market
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2019: Paperworld Middle East, being the premier trade and networking event for paper, office products and stationery in the Middle East, has traditionally enjoyed a strong presence from European exhibitors. Manufacturers and suppliers from the continent, realizing the potential of the event as a stage to reach across the wider region, will be out in strength at Paperworld Middle East 2019 too, with a wide range of products that cater specifically to the regional market preferences.
With Paperworld Middle East now evolving into a comprehensive umbrella event that takes in the associated industries of toys and games as well as fine leather products and corporate gifts, it has become an even more ......read more
Dubai, UAE: January 14th 2019 - With conditions remaining soft across most sectors of the UAE’s real estate market in 2018, the government launched a number of new initiatives to boost demand. In the year ahead, market performance will heavily depend on how quickly these investments and regulations have an impact, outlines JLL’s 2018 Year in Review report.
The general economic environment remained subdued in 2018 with UAE GDP growth at around 2%, a slight increase from 2017. In 2019 GDP is expected to grow at a slightly higher rate (3%) supported by an expansionary fiscal stance, continued investment ahead of Expo 2020 and higher government spending.
In 2018, the UAE government announced a number of relaxed regulatory controls to further drive economic diversification and stimulate weakened ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 January 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) identified an increasing demand on its various applications. DLD monitored the activity of its customers, the number of times customers downloaded DLD applications on Android and iOS platforms. The monitoring included DLD’s various applications: Dubai Brokers, Dubai Rest, Dubai Land Department, Ejari, Mashrooi, Rental Disputes Center, Smart Investment Map, and Dubai Real Estate Market (eMart).
HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, said: "Since their launch, we witnessed a high level of demand on our smart applications due to the launch of regular awareness campaigns. We also provided customers with several facilitated services, with many preferring to use them to take advantage of their services remotely and at any time. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2019: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE, joined the list of ‘elite’ sponsors of FAZZA Championships for the People of Determination 2019. The announcement was made at a press conference held on ‘Monday’ at the Dubai Club for People of Determination.
The press conference was attended by Mr. Thani Juma Berregad, Chairman of Dubai Club for People of Determination, Mr. Majed Abdullah Alosaimi, Executive Managing Director at the Dubai Club for People of Determination, Dr. Suhail Al Bastaki, Director of Happiness and Marketing Department, Union Coop, Ms. Huda Salem Saif, Communication and Social Service Section Manager, Union Coop, Fawzia Al Balooshi, Assistant Executive Director of Programs and Activities at Dubai Club for People of Determination, ......read more
DLD’s stand attracts a number of key developers and partners to highlight the Emirate's booming investment horizon
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10 January 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced its participation in the Egypt Mega Property Show in Cairo starting today 10 January till 13 January 2019. Through its stand as a strategic partner, DLD seeks to record unprecedented attendance at the show.
The Real Estate Promotion and Investment Management Sector at DLD is participating at a platform that brings together a group of major real estate developers and partners in Dubai, including Nakheel, MAG Lifestyle Development, Dubai Investments, and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank. DLD is eager to support the developers and partners, ultimately benefitting Dubai’s thriving real estate ......read more
Pirate-themed activities for all the family in a set up like never seen before in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, 10 January 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall’s outdoor waterfront, Festival Bay, is being transformed into a Pirate’s haven for the 17th of January 2019, with the launch of the new IMAGINE show, ‘A Pirates Tale.’
‘A Pirates Tale’ tells the adventurous story of pearl diver Ameer, as he fights pirates in his quest to rescue his beloved Ayesha from being held hostage and return the King of the Sea emerald ring. This story will be told through spectacular technology in water, pyrotechnics, lasers, lights and dramatic effects, including enormous ships, cannon ball effects, mermaids and of course, pirates! A giant ship, a life-size octopus, kids’ play areas, ......read more
Sharjah, 10, January 2019: SteelFab 2019, the region’s premier metal working event, will witness the participation of a variety of local and international companies and brands that are considered leaders in the fields of welding and manufacturing of steel and metal. The exhibition, which launches on Monday, will be held at Expo Centre Sharjah during January 14-17.
The event will bring together more than 300 companies, representing some of the world's leading manufacturers and suppliers, who will showcase the latest innovations belonging to more than 1,000 brands that specialize in Welding, Cutting, Grinding, Pipe and Tube Machinery, and other technologies and solutions.
Some of the most prominent new exhibitors in SteelFab 2019 include “Adige and Intercom SRL” from Italy, “Inovatools Eckerle and ......read more
Knight Frank are pleased to announce the release of its UAE Market Review and Forecast 2019 report.
Dubai, UAE, January 09, 2019: The report is Knight Frank’s annual review and forecast of the UAE Real Estate Market in the year ahead.
The UAE’s GDP is expected to grow by 2.8% in 2018, up from the 0.8% registered in 2017.
Residential prices and rents are likely to continue to soften in 2019, however we may see additional demand which helps underpin the market as a result of the recent approval of a range of legislations to ease visa regulations, given that many of the changes are linked to property ownership.
In the short to medium term we expect that market conditions in the UAE’s office sector will remain challenging with rental rates continuing to fall.
As a result ......read more
The event will aid the two countries in their strategic partnership for boosting economic ties and developing opportunities for trade and growth
9th of January 2019: Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), a yearly conference gathering top industry leaders and experts from around the world, will be reiterating its goal of enhancing economic collaboration between the UAE and Saudi Arabia. The event, held under the patronage of Dr.Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, the UAE Minister of Infrastructure Development and the Chairman of Federal Transport Authority for Land and Maritime, will be taking place in Dubai for its fourth edition from 11th February to 12th February 2019, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. It will aim to highlight the major issues related to the industry aspiring to unite key players in breakbulk and ......read more
The MoU focusses on banking solutions for transaction services of the ‘Tarweej’ real estate promotion initiative
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 8 January 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) recently signed a banking solutions memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) for the transaction services of the ‘Tarweej’ real estate promotion initiative. The agreement was signed by HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD; Philip King, Global Head of retail banking at ADIB; and Tariq Abdullah Ahmad, Head of Home Finance at ADIB, in the presence of Majida Ali Rashid, CEO of the Real Estate Promotion and Investment Management Sector at DLD.
HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, stressed that DLD continually looks for the best partners in the UAE ......read more
Al Wahda Mall announces launch of new fashion and lifestyle brands to offer more to its visitors at one go and is spear-headed towards being adaptive keeping customer satisfaction its main dedication.
Al Wahda Mall, sprawling across 3.3 million square feet with over 350 brands including fashion, beauty, entertainment, food, Hypermarket with this new initiative caters not only to mall visitors but also to the community at large
The mall also installs one of the largest light box in the city with Ali & Son’s branding, offering a great competitive edge to its advertisers
New brands include Miniso, Sock Collection, Jolibee, R&B, SMYK, Vogue Fashion, Bench, Jimmy Killer Prawns, Peraso, The Deal and Sharaf DG.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 7 January 2019: Al Wahda Mall, an iconic landmark and ......read more
Employees Create the World’s Largest Two –dimensional Mosaic Using Always Packs
Dubai, UAE – 07 January, 2019: Procter & Gamble employees broke a Guinness World Record by creating the largest two-dimensional mosaic of Always logo made with packaged products. There is a great cause behind breaking the record, P&G donated more than 16,000 Always packs used to create the mosaic to the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children to provide underprivileged women and girls across the country with access to hygienic sanitary pads.
More than 60 P&G employees gathered at the company’s head office In Jebel Ali to build the 80-square-meter mosaic. P&G’s main aim is to raise awareness about the importance of feminine hygiene and making it available to girls and women, which allows ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 07, 2019: Renowned for offering personalised hospitality with silver service par excellence, the 530-key Dubai International Hotel has had an extremely successful run in 2018, winning a plethora of prestigious awards for its distinct F&B offerings, Spa and Luxury facilities to tourists and transit passengers at one of the world’s busiest airports.
The luxury Airport Hotel was awarded the 5-Star Hotel Rating from Dubai Tourism and Commerce Marketing and later bagged the top rank on TripAdvisor as a specialty lodge in Dubai, receiving a total of 1,213 reviews in 2018 with an average rating of 4.7 stars. Based on traveller ranked and best value categories on TripAdvisor, the hotel was awarded the number 1 rank among 324 specialty lodgings in Dubai. Earning the coveted rating of 5.0 out of 5 on ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019:
Warehouse, Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
Airport Road, PO Box, 10001 Dubai, UAE
Hot dog Festival at Warehouse
This January, Warehouse is the perfect spot to make the most of the city’s cool weather. Bringing an exciting selection of meaty treats starting at AED20, select your favourite variety and enjoy steaming hot, perfectly grilled hot dogs from the live cooking station at the lush beer garden!
Fitness Brunch at Warehouse – 12th January 2019
For the first time in UAE, The Warehouse at Le Meridien Dubai hosts a uniquely healthy brunch adventure with partners FitnessinDXB.
Once a month, we'll be inviting you to a Saturday afternoon with a new dining experience! A brunch that includes a generous selection of refreshingly wholesome and nutritious ......read more
Tier 1 aerostructures supplier partners with UAE-based robotics firm to boost productivity in the company’s assembly unit
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 06 January,2019: – Strata Manufacturing PJSC (Strata), the advanced composite aero-structures manufacturing facility wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, is set to collaborate with UAE-based DGWorld (Digi Robotics Technologies) to implement a robotics system within Strata’s manufacturing processes.
The agreement enables Strata to automate the company’s operations assembly unit, including drilling, reaming and countersinking — activities that are critical in the production of aircraft components. Once the process is qualified, the robotics system will be integrated into Strata’s production line that develops ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 05, 2019: SteelFab 2019, the region’s premier metal working event, will witness the participation of a number of leading countries in the fields of welding and manufacturing of steel and metal. These countries will participate through national pavilions that comprise some of the largest commercial and manufacturing companies in the world. The mega-event will be hosted at Expo Centre Sharjah during January 14-17.
Steelfab, which will hold its activities across 6 halls at Expo Centre Sharjah, will host a new national pavilion representing the United Kingdom for the first time. The new pavilion will include the participation of 6 of the largest British manufacturing companies.
The 15th edition of the exhibition will also host a number of national pavilions from prominent countries in the field such as ......read more
150 real estate agents and 11 investors from the United States seeking investment opportunities in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 January 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) will receive a delegation from the USA representing government and private institutions and comprising more than 150 real estate agents and 11 investors who are seeking investment opportunities in Dubai.
HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, commented: “At this new year’s outset, we announce Dubai’s real estate market’s entry into a new phase of growth to promote real estate opportunities, especially as the Emirate’s environment is safe for living, working, and investing as well as possesses a diverse economic climate capable of attracting business sectors. This is made evident by ......read more
An immersive football experience for mall visitors from 5th Jan - 1st Feb 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 03 January 2019: As the excitement brews in the air for Asia Cup 2019, Al Ghurair Centre, the GCC’s first shopping centre, is all geared up to showcase the live football action at the ‘Asian Cup Zone’. Customers can enjoy watching the live matches starting from 5th January 2019 till 1st Feb 2019, combined with great dining experiences and promotions.
Located at the 2nd floor, the Asian Cup zone will feature an enhanced viewing experience with a spacious seating arrangement consisting of comfortable bean bags and a life-sized screen supported with cutting-edge sound systems, designed to replicate the live energy of the stadium. The zone is carefully concealed to avoid external ......read more
Bin Mejren: The emergence of a rising growth wave at the beginning of the new year
The incentive packages strengthened the sector's role as a key contributor to the Emirate's sustainable economic development
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 December 2018: Dubai Land Department (DLD) recorded an unprecedented growth in the last ten days of 2018. HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of DLD, stressed that Dubai’s real estate market recorded a high-transaction volume during the last ten days of 2018 with a value of over AED 19 billion through 2,081 transactions. Bin Mejren affirmed that these figures are critical in the analytical readings and have a direct positive impact in supporting 2018’s outcomes. They are also a positive indicator of a rising wave in the real estate sector which is ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27th December 2018: The holiday season is here, which means finally time to celebrate New Year!
As part of the celebrations, Dubai Festival City will be hosting a wide range of celebrations and events across the destination including huge discounts across various retailers and restaurants. Packed with special shows and performances, Dubai Festival City is gearing up to host one of the largest celebrations in the UAE.
Kick off the New Year at Dubai Festival City
New Year Specials at Dubai Festival City Mall
Say goodbye to 2018 and ring in the New Year at Dubai Festival City Mall, as it hosts a packed schedule of free activities and entertainment on 31st December to celebrate the kick-off of 2019.
The evening of non-stop activities starts with a one-of-a-kind special IMAGINE show on Festival Bay ......read more
Dubai, December 27, 2018: Al-Futtaim ACE is offering exciting deals from 25% up to 75% off on a wide range of products as part of the DSF Part Sale which starts from December 26, 2018, until February 2, 2019.
Through the offer customers can take advantage of the exciting deals across categories ranging from Outdoor Lifestyle, Gardening, Home Living, Paint & Décor, DIY, Automotive and Pet care products from leading brands including WILKO, Makita, Black & Decker, Karcher, Homeworks and more. The offer is available in-stores as well as Al-Futtaim ACE’s online platform acehardwareme.com.
Details of the event:
Event: Al-Futtaim ACE DSF Part Sale 25% - 75% off
Date: December 26, 2018 – February 02, 2019
Venue: Across all Al-Futtaim ACE stores in the UAE and online at ......read more
Collinson’s (formally known as ICLP) study reveals the deadly discounting sins that could cost a retailer their customers’ loyalty
Dubai, UAE, December 26, 2018: Retailers are at risk of losing their most loyal customers if they don’t take a multichannel approach. Eight in ten (81%) UAE shoppers feel annoyed when retailers they are loyal to offer promotions that are not aligned in-store and online. Commissioned by Collinson, a global leader in customer benefits and loyalty, the study with UAE consumers examined customers’ discount grievances to discover what sales sins could cost a retailer a shopper’s loyalty.
The same percentage of shoppers (81%) are irritated when retailers they buy from show favouritism to new customers by offering them exclusive discounts. Shoppers today ......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 ......read more
GREAT BARGAINS FOR EID SHOPPING
Dubai, UAE (June 12, 2018) - Dubai Outlet Mall is marking the holy month of Ramadan and the forthcoming Eid al Fitr celebrations with a wealth of good cause initiatives, as well as extending special promotions and great offers for shoppers. It’s all part of the Ramadan & Eid Carnival, with shoppers able to benefit from extended opening hours too – from 10am to 12pm every day until Eid, seven days a week.
The Mall has associated with UAE Red Crescent and Meltoo, encouraging shoppers to ......read more
Al Araimi Boulevard (ABLVD), Oman’s largest shopping, entertainment and lifestyle destination, and one of Al Raid Group venture, is getting ready to redefine the fast growing and expanding retail landscape of Oman. Al Raid Group announced that the construction of this futuristic mall is well underway and will be complete in time for a September opening. Al Araimi Boulevard is a venture of the Al Raid group, one of the leading pioneers in developing futuristic shopping malls and leisure destinations in Oman. This one-of-a-kind mall combines cutting edge technology, design and emerging ......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 ......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 ......read more
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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, Sunday 3rd June 2018: This Ramadan, Dubai Festival City Mall, together with Disney, is connecting shoppers with their friends and families across the world through an extraordinary “Magical Wishing Well” activation, which comes alive with shoppers’ personal greetings using light and music.
With its newest on-ground activity, Dubai Festival City Mall, ranked one of the best super regional malls in the Middle East by You Gov Brand Index 2017, wanted to engage a global audience and share the meaning of Ramadan.
To create this special ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 3, 2018: With premium and budget friendly options available, Dubai Festival City Mall invites its shoppers to spend Iftar with family and friends and enjoy a vast selection on offer for the rest of Ramadan.
Varieties of the deals include buffets and set menus, including Serendipity 3, Sugar Factory, Tortilla, Texas Roadhouse, Magnolia Bakery, Café Nero, Eataly, Peppermill, Starbucks, Paul, the Food Court restaurants and for the first time, the IKEA Restaurant and the Middle East’s only Hard Rock Café.
Iftar Offers at Restaurants and ......read more
Dubai, 31 May 2018: Dragon Mart 2 is hosting an exciting Eid Market to showcase an eclectic collection of festive apparel, be-jewelled handbags, footwear, fragrant ouds and perfumes and accessories, offering an extensive variety of must-haves for Eid Al Fitr.
On from 31 May to 14 June 2018, the market will also feature a variety of confectionary and Arabic sweets to suit all palates, with promotions on offer to delight even the most discerning customers.
Visitors can indulge in complimentary henna services at the market during ......read more
Investments of over €300 million up to 2020 will increase annual production capacity by 100,000 units
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2018: The BMW Group is to invest more than €300 million in its Leipzig plant. Comprehensive construction work to extend and update the body and paint shops, assembly and logistics is already under way, laying the foundation for continued growth and the production of future models in Leipzig.
The main focus of activities at the plant is to increase annual production capacity by approx. 100,000 units, from the current 250,000 to about 350,000 p.a. in ......read more
DAMAC speeds ahead with iconic development overlooking the Dubai Canal
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2018: DAMAC Properties has confirmed the completion of the raft foundation work for tower B at AYKON City, its multi-tower master development. The setting of the major foundation saw over 200,000 cubic feet of concrete poured within a 24-hour period, the same amount required to fill 75 swimming pools.
AYKON City is set to rise as a new architectural icon for Dubai. Located on Sheikh Zayed Road, the 4 million square feet multi-tower development will overlook Dubai’s most prestigious ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2018: Danfoss, the global leader in engineering solutions, received coveted recognitions by Abu Dhabi Customs Authority with its best practices on intellectual property during the celebration of World Intellectual Property on 17 April 2018.
Through its effective major crack down on the sale of counterfeit goods and products across the UAE and the wider region, Abu Dhabi Customs Authority identified Danfoss as the best company that shows solid effort in providing support and raising awareness about intellectual property.
The Dubai Customs Authority has ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, May 29, 2018: Celebrating the spirit of Ramadan and in line with the Centro Sharjah Corporate Social responsibility, the hotel hosted Iftar for the residents of the Old People’s Home in Sharjah.
The hotel management, through the support of the center headed by Mr. Mansour Mohammed Haji, joined the elderly for an Iftar feast that was delivered with benignity.
“Celebrating and expressing the essence of Ramadan to the seniors in our community is something we hold dear to us and we are honored to be part of them every year during the holy month.” said ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 May 2018: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, launched its 12th annual ‘Make A Difference Together’ campaign, which encourages parents to teach their children the value of giving and to instil lessons of giving. In addition, the campaign aims to stimulate communities to donate together, providing families in need with everyday essentials.
The “Make A Difference Together” campaign invites parents to educate their children to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 28, 2018: UAE Team Emirates’ Valerio Conti was one of the team’s success stories of this year’s Giro d’italia, as the Italian finished fourth in the final Youth Standings and also managed a top ten finish in the King of the Mountain (KoM) standings. His efforts contributed to the overall team’s position, coming ninth in the Team Classification after 21 days of racing.
Conti, now in his second season with UAE Team Emirates, got his tour off to a bright start, surprising many on Stage one’s Individual Time Trial, recording a ......read more
Staff at the iconic hotel on Abu Dhabi Corniche trained on how to spot and reduce water waste as part of campaign that saved more than 250 gallons in initiative held in support of World Water Day
Abu Dhabi, May 28, 2018: Every drop counted for staff at Hilton Abu Dhabi who saved 50 cubic metres (more than 250 gallons) of water as part of a month-long initiative in support of World Water Day.
From housekeepers to chefs and receptionists to managers, every Team Member played their part to help reduce water waste at the hotel between March 19 and April 20, 2018 as part of the ......read more
Putin urges global leaders to participate in GMIS2019 during opening speech at SPIEF
Pioneering Summit To Be Held In One of the World’s Biggest Manufacturing Heartlands
GMIS2019 Will Bring Together Global Community to Shape Future of Manufacturing
Summit to Be Built Around Embracing Nature-Like Technologies To Build Sustainable Industrial Development
Dubai, UAE, May 27, 2018: The Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS) – the pioneering cross-industry forum that aims to unify the world in shaping the future of manufacturing – ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 26, 2018: In the past decade, visitor expectations of shopping centres have changed beyond all recognition. Today, nearly half of all visitors report that the non-retail offer drives both the number and length of visits they make to shopping centres.
Increasingly too, they expect to be able to access to services such as such as F&B (79%), leisure/entertainment venues (64%) or medical/health/wellness facilities (51%)1. Shopping centres have been transformed into consumer centres. Responding at pace to these shifting demographics, behaviours and expectations ......read more
Visitors and residents can look forward to exclusive offers and deals across Residential, Automotive, Hospitality, Mall and Sports & Fitness destination
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 22nd, 2018: Dubai Festival City, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated mega project, is the place to be this Ramadan as the destination offers a variety of deals and offers across residential, automotive showrooms, hotels and Mall.
Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate
During Ramadan, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate is ......read more
Extend a helping hand by donating clothes to the Red Crescent as part of the mall’s Ramadan celebration
Engage in traditional activities such as henna painting and calligraphy throughout the Holy Month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 May 2018: Celebrate the forthcoming holy month of Ramadan in all its reverence at BurJuman. Through a partnership with the Red Crescent, the mall is inviting its customers to help those less fortunate and in need by donating clothes; this activity also supports the ethos of the Year of Zayed, which commemorates the values of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 22 2018: Majid Al Futtaim—the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia-invites families to create great moments every day as its malls across the country transform with elegant and traditional décor to mark the Holy Month.
The glittering cultural symbols hanging from the ceiling and bright arabesque motifs that adorn every corner of the malls reflect the spirit of peace, tranquillity and hospitality during the Holy Month. The glowing installations have become a social media highlight among ......read more
22nd May 2018, Dubai, UAE: In line with long established tradition and celebrating the Holy Month of Ramadan, Villa Rotana embraced once more its social responsibility by sharing the blessing to all taxi drivers passing by the hotel. And it will continue in the next 10 days of Ramadan.
Mr. Camille Saade, General Manager of Villa Rotana said, “It is our pleasure to organize such initiatives, knowing that most of the taxi drivers are not having a proper Iftar due to the nature of their job that is requiring them to be always on the road. That being said, we are delighted to share the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 22, 2018: Saeed Mohamed Al Ghandi and Sons (SMAG), part of the Al Ghandi Auto Group and sole distributor of Japanese construction machinery giant Kobelco in the UAE, announced the signing of an agreement with Utmost Gulf General Transport, for the sale of Kobelco hydraulic excavators.
In addition to greater digging capacity, the new Kobelco hydraulic excavators are fuel-efficient and economical, imposing less burden on the local environment. The advanced technologies of the new SK380HDLC model balances all the demands of today’s construction ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 20th May 2018: Max, one of the largest value fashion brands across Middle East, North Africa and India launched its 34th store in the UAE, located at The Mall at World Trade Center, Abu Dhabi. The store stocks Max’s label of women’s, men’s and children’s fashion - as well as footwear, handbags and lingerie.
Max is part of the Landmark Group, one of the largest retail conglomerates with headquarters in Dubai, UAE. Max today is the leading and most trusted value fashion retailer in the Middle East and India, and aims to have a network of over 600 ......read more
The mall will touch hearts and lives with its community-powered campaign
17 May 2018, Dubai – Standing tall amidst the waves of gloom, Tree of Life grows in fortitude and casts its light of change on the ones in difficulty and need. Since years, the Tree of Life located in Arabian Center, has been the beacon of hope in the lives of many and will continue to do so this Ramadan.
Driven by the spirit of generosity, the Tree of Life motivates people to donate during this month of giving. It inspires and gather donors from a wide array of nationalities, faiths, and walks of life under ......read more
Experience the beauty of Arabian Culture at the new air-conditioned ‘Dome’ venue
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 17 May 2018: Promising to deliver a memorable experience, Qasr Al Sultan Boutique Hotel will be hosting Ramadan Iftar and Suhoor at its newly built air-conditioned dome venue. The new venue is an elegantly embellished luxurious dome, where glittering lights ignite the festivities, embarking guests on an exclusive contemporary retreat.
Located in the premises of Qasr Al Sultan Boutique Hotel, the dome is set within a magnificent structure, bejewelled ......read more
الإمارات العربية المتحدة، 16 مايو، 2018: تتعاون سبينس خلال شهر رمضان المبارك لهذا العام بشكل وثيق مع المنتجين المحليين في الإمارات لتمنح زبائنها مجموعة متنوعة من المنتجات ذات الجودة العالية.
وعلى مدار الشهر الفضيل، توفر سبينس لأسواق التجزئة، والمملوكة محليًا، المنتجات المتميزة من خيرات غذائية ومنتجات إماراتية، والتي تتنوع ما بين الأسماك الطازجة والخضار العضوية، والأجبان والمشروبات والعصائر التي تتنوع ما بين حليب الإبل بالشوكولا والعصائر الطازجة. ويتعاون فريق سبينس بتوجيه من ماثيو فروست، الرئيس التنفيذي للمجموعة، مع الموردين المحليين لتوفير المنتجات التي تلبي احتياجات المستهلكين في ......read more
UAE, 16 May 2018: Spinneys will highlight the growing importance of UAE food and drink producers this Ramadan as the company’s relationship with them goes from strength to strength.
The locally-owned supermarket chain has hundreds of locally produced products on their shelves from fresh fish to organic vegetables, camel milk chocolate to juices. The commercial team at Spinneys, under the guidance of Spinneys CEO, Matthew Frost, work closely with local suppliers to identify gaps in the current range and to develop products that suit the UAE consumer and meet with the quality standards ......read more
As part of its CSR program, Al Ghurair Centre to fulfil 3 customers’ wishes, renewing its commitment to the UAE community during The Holy Month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Embodying the humanitarian spirit of the Holy Month of Ramadan, and as part of its ongoing CSR program, Al Ghurair Centre, the GCC’s first shopping centre and one of Dubai’s longstanding flagship icons, brings back “Omniyati” Initiative, to fulfill the wishes and dreams of people this Ramadan.
Translating to “My Wish” in Arabic, “Omniyati” Initiative was met last ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 May 2018: Ibn Battuta Mall will welcome over 200 orphaned children throughout the holy month of Ramadan to enjoy a fun-filled day of shopping, entertainment and dining in association with the Rawafed Development & Learning Centre.
The specially-curated experience has been created to delight children and help them celebrate the spirit of Ramadan with personalised offers from the mall’s retailers and food and beverage outlets.
The children will start their journey at Ibn Battuta Mall with a fashion and ......read more
First ever IKEA ‘reference store’ accolade awarded to Abu Dhabi outlet
United Arab Emirates, 13 May 2018: On Thursday, 10th of May, as part of global initiative to enhance customer experience and see further commercial success through its stores, IKEA Yas Island, based in Abu Dhabi, has been awarded the brand’s first ever ‘reference store’ in the world, in attendance of the Ambassador of Sweden, Henrik Landerholm.
Vinod Jayan, Managing Director – IKEA UAE, Qatar, Egypt and Oman, acknowledged the IKEA Yas Island team for their contribution, “We ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 May 2018: Global trade enabler DP World has extended its partnership with Oracle to implement its digital transformation programme that supports its strategy to develop complementary sectors in the global supply chain such as industrial parks, free zones and logistics.
The move follows an announcement by DP World earlier this year to use the Oracle Cloud Suite of Applications drive business transformation.
Oracle Consulting will now implement the full suite of Fusion Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Human Capital Management (HCM) and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, Sunday, May 13, 2018: Swissôtel Al Ghurair and Swissôtel Living Al Ghurair, the twin properties connected through Al Ghurair Centre shopping mall, has appointed Maria Fe Rusiana Cerchi as the Director of Recreation and Spa – to strengthen the leadership in its recreational offering.
The appointment will help Swissôtel Al Ghurair boost the UAE’s spa industry, estimated to be valued at Dh1.7 billion ($460 million) in 2017, and is expected to top Dh1.85 billion ($500 million) by 2020, according to Colliers International – a global real estate ......read more
Dubai, May 12, 2018 : The new addition to the Swissôtel family invites you to celebrate the spirit of Ramadan in an authentic environment in the heart of Dubai. From traditional settings to sumptuous dishes, an authentic experience awaits you and your family at Swissôtel Al Ghurair.
Experience a magical holy month with a delightful Iftar buffet selection and live Oriental music at Liwan Restaurant. Savour traditional specialities including Lamb Ouzi (Emirati lamb dish on oriental rice), mixed Dolmas (stuffed rice in vegetables), Harees (porridge of wheat and ......read more
Sharjah Becomes Grand!
May 12, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: Regency Group, a leading hypermarket operator in the region, announced the inauguration of its 52nd outlet Grand Mall, Al Musallah – Sharjah on 14th May 2018 at 4.30 pm. The announcement was made by the Group Chairman Mr. Shamsudheen Bin Mohideen today at a press conference held at Dubai.
Grand Mall Sharjah is the largest outlet of Regency Group in UAE. With a total buildup area of more than 200,000 sqft, the mall boasts huge parking space for 600+ cars in Ground and Basement level. Grand Hypermarket will act as the ......read more
The largest consumer cooperative announces its plans for the holy month of Ramadan, with price reductions on more than 15, 000 products, by allocating AED 75 Million towards Ramadan Promotion initiatives
May 9, 2018 – Dubai, UAE: Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE has always maintained its tradition of welcoming the holy month of ‘Ramadan’ with attractive discounts & promotion campaigns and social responsibility initiatives. The firm’s latest announcement comes of no surprise as Union Coop announces price reductions up-to ......read more
UAE Team Emirates put in a strong performance for the fourth stage of this year’s Giro d’Italia, which was the first stage to be held back on Italian soil during its 101st edition.
Dubai, UAE, May 09, 2018: The 202km undulating parcours favoured the puncheurs, with just two categorised climbs between the start in Catania and the finish line in Caltagirone. The team came to the front with 100kms to go on the Monte Pavone, dictating the tempo and applying pressure on the rest of the peloton during a climb that perfectly suited Valerio Conti and Diego Ulissi. With ......read more
Dubai, 9th May 2018: Dragon Mart is hosting a traditional Arabian-themed Ramadan Market in the run-up to the Holy Month, with special offers on food, home décor and fashion items from 3 to 19 May.
Open daily from 10am to 10pm, the Ramadan Market, located at Dragon Mart 2, will be set under a grand Arabian tent with a majlis in the centre. Designed to capture the ambience of traditional grand bazaars, the Ramadan Market will have deals on everything from cookware to cosmetics and home accents to handicrafts.
Head to the Dragon Mart Ramadan ......read more
Open bars, floating shisha and live entertainment at Marjan Pool and Anchor Bar from 14 June to 15 July
Dubai, 8 May 2018: As the FIFA World Cup fever sets in, DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island is launching an array of special activities and promotions for all fans of the game!
Cheer as loud as you can as you soak in the outdoor Marjan Pool and catch all the action on big screens with drinks of your choice and floating shisha. Live entertainment through half-time, scratch-and-win offers, as well as amazing promotions on beverages will create an ......read more