January 31, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: From sushi rolls to poke bowls, Sumo Sushi & Bento continues to surprise its guests with seemingly endless number of culinary delights. Adding to the list of new additions, Sumo unveils two new palatable dishes to their winter menu. This is exclusively available for the month of February. The latest additions include the new vibrant Purple Dragon veggie roll and the perfectly cooked Teriyaki Trio dish,... ...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 31, 2019: Pure Gold Jewellers, the award winning jewellery retailer, has created enchanting diamond pendants for Valentine’s Day. The romantic collection features a double heart pendant held together by a solitaire diamond, and a key heart pendant set with exquisite diamonds. Moreover, customers receive a voucher worth AED 500 on purchase of any of the two pendants until 16th February, 2019.&... ...
January 30, 2019: Cole Haan, the iconic American lifestyle brand, is excited to announce the launch of its new ZERØGRAND All-Day trainer which combines the styling of a dress shoe and the performance of an athletic trainer. For Spring 2019 Cole Haan continues to push boundaries by introducing their first shoe designed to seamlessly transition from work to workout, and everything in between. The ZERØGRAND All-Day trainer was c... ...
January 30, 2019: DIANA ARNO SS19 collection is like a dressing documentary about a life of a global jet-setter. Inspired by Diana’s favourite place – Dubai, where she returns year after year, it tells a story of an alluring city where the sea meets the desert. With the SS19 collection, DIANA ARNO takes a journey in the pursuit of paying homage to the beauty of Dubai. Longline silhouettes with architectural folds and prints... ...
Shake Shack’s BBQ offerings to debut this week Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: Round up your ‘cue crew! Shake Shack® is thrilled to announce a limited-edition lineup of BBQ items, available from February 10 for a limited time at all UAE Shacks: The BBQ ShackMeister® Burger is a 100% all-natural Angus beef cheeseburger topped with crispy ShackMeister® seasoned shallots and Shack BBQ sauce. The... ...
Dubai, UAE, January 30, 2019: Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and so is that very special romantic dinner. While you concern yourself with getting all ready to impress, don’t forget your delicate skin as there is nothing that boosts your confidence for Valentine’s night quite like smooth and soft skin. And this is now even easier to achieve with Sukin’s natural body care range. Formulated to restore th... ...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20, August 2019: The fine watchmaking genius of Eberhard & Co. have scaled new heights of excellence with the BLACK SHEEP, which is being issued in a special limited edition, made especially for those who love the unconventional spirit it represents.
Dedicated to the gentleman who loves to express his personality and remain ever-faithful to his values, with all the ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 19, August 2019: Complementing a new urban outdoor lifestyle, the analog-digital G-SHOCK GA-2000 series with the new Carbon Core Guard structure has a sleeker look than the usual G-SHOCK wristwatches.
Unlike any other G-SHOCK, the bands of the GA-2000 can lay completely flat with the case and are easily removable using a slide lever without special tools.
The lightweight model at 64 grams ......
18, August 2019: Since its inception, POLICE has been a brand that spoke the language of freedom, individuality, and rebellion. Having pioneered some of the most iconic moments in fashion, POLICE is known for its innovative and trendsetting designs.
Translucent impresses with its unique configuration that cohesively brings together different elements to present a timepiece that is sleek, youthful and truly exclusive. The skeleton ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 18, August 2019: Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewellery retailers globally with a strong retail network of 250 outlets spread across 10 countries launched its new showroom at Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru on 16th August, 2019. This is the 26th showroom of Malabar Gold & Diamonds in the state of Karnataka, India
Leading Indian film actress and its brand ambassador ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 18, August 2019: Inspired by ancient Hindu belief, The Ritual of Karma was designed to help you radiate positivity by living with good intent. Speak well of others, think positive thoughts, do good deeds and this will return to you. Enriched with organic white tea and holy lotus, the body care, sun care and home collections encourage you to practice good karma in all that you do. Immerse yourself ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Handbags add that finishing touch to any outfit, whether formal or casual. However vibrant reds and bold black are strong colours that one must have in their wardrobe.
GUESS has handpicked items from their new collection across a variety of bags like totes, satchels and bum bags so that you can make a statement and put your best foot forward.
Whether its taking your ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Boots are a staple to every fall wardrobe as they always add that extra level of chicness to an outfit. This season, Sandro has the perfect collection of classic, yet edgy ankle length boots to give you just that.
Paired with slouchy denimwear or skinny jeans – the new collection of Chelsea and leather boots can take you from day to ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20, August 2019: Kachins Couture is a luxury boutique which specialises in designing bespoke suits. Kachins Couture houses an exquisite range of designs and fabrics to create custom silhouettes and personalised suits for a diverse range of clients.
A collaboration of impeccable merchandise, knowledgeable staff and expert in-house tailoring guarantees an exemplary experience and a ......
The superstar will be the face of high-street maven Splash
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20, August 2019: Splash, the Middle East’s largest high-street fashion retailer has roped in most renowned and commercially successful Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez as brand ambassador.
The mega star known for her acting finesse and her on-trend sartorial choices with a massive fan following will be seen ......
2019 SECOND CHAPTER. Initials Insignia Bag
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20, August 2019: Translating key concepts from the Herrera universe into the brand’s own interpretation of casualwear is the foundation of the pieces. Denim appears in its most luxurious and elegant form, taken to the next level and combined with one of the House’s iconic fabrics, lace, in a surprising tie-dye ......
Expand business opportunities with high-quality printing on myriad gifts and promotional goods.
Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2019: Epson has announced the new SC-F500, 24-inch, dye-sublimation printer, developed to help promotional houses, photo labs, clothing producers and copy shops increase customer choice through flexible, high-quality printing. Whether producing printed phone covers, mugs, mouse mats, t-shirts or ......
A classic Nokia feature phone, now with readiness for 4G VoLTE HD voice calling, web browsing and all your favourite social apps
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20th August 2019: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces the Nokia 220 4G, the latest member of its market-leading feature phone family. Nokia 220 4G supports HD voice calls over 4G LTE*, lets you surf your favourite websites with the web browser, and share ......
Etisalat and Emaar come together to make 5G call from iconic tower ‘Burj Khalifa’
Dubai, 19 August 2019: Following its global milestones achieved in 5G network this year and the live 5G video calls made across various locations in UAE, Etisalat today announced the availability of 5G coverage in the world’s tallest and iconic tower ‘Burj Khalifa’ showcasing readiness of the state-of-the-art 5G ......
Real Estate & Retail
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Shaza Hotels has announced the opening of the highly anticipated Al Badayer Oasis – Sharjah Collection by Mysk. Owned by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), Al Badayer Oasis is a picturesque desert retreat set against the sweeping dunes of central Sharjah.
Mr. Simon Coombs, President & CEO of Shaza Hotels, stated, “We are delighted to ......
“Fairway – The Market”, a joint Venture of KBBO - Group & Fathima Group of Companies opens its first store in UAE
Dubai – August 22, 2019: “Fairway – The Market” promises to deliver consistently superior customer service standards with high-quality, fresh, seasonal and flavor-focused foods and daily essentials. Fairway’s unique concept of providing delicious experience to ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - August 22, 2019: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is celebrating the 15th anniversary of its operations between the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, and Manama, capital of Bahrain.
Since launching services to Bahrain on 22 August 2004, Etihad has carried more than 2.5 million guests between the two capitals. Today, the airline operates 28 flights per week and ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 19, August 2019: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, was the most punctual Middle Eastern carrier in the first seven months of 2019.
New figures produced by the aviation data company OAG show that Etihad was the only Middle Eastern carrier whose punctuality averaged more than 80 per cent for flights across this period.
The data also showed that of the airlines ......
Banking and Investments
• Fadi Pharaon is appointed Senior Vice President, and Head of Market Area Middle East & Africa, effective September 1, 2019
• Member of Ericsson's Executive Team, reporting to CEO
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Effective September 1, 2019, Fadi Pharaon is appointed Senior Vice President and Head of Market Area Middle East & Africa at Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), and member of Eri......
Education and Trainings
Abu Dhabi, August 22, 2019: A team of researchers from NYU Abu Dhabi’s Center for Global Sea Level Change, supported by the Office of Polar Programs of the USA National Science Foundation, have found that unusually warm ocean water is causing rapid melt at the Greenland outlet glacier Helheim, one of the largest in the region.
For the first time, warm waters that originate in the tropics have been found at uniform depth, ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Students from 16 GEMS Education schools have recorded another successful year of GCSE results after a round of challenging examinations.
In 2019, GEMS schools hosted a record 2,800 students who sat over 17,700 IGSCE/GCSE examinations.
Across the GEMS network, 357 students achieved the highest ‘9’ grade with 46 per cent of students ......
Government, Legal and Charity
Abu Dhabi, 22 August 2019: A new initiative to engage the Abu Dhabi community with solving social challenges has been launched today by the Authority of Social Contribution – Ma’an.
Rolling out from September, Ma’an’s Community Engagement Program –provide individuals, government entities, companies and not-for-profit associations, with strategic direction on how people can contribute to social ......
Events and Exhibitions
UAE pioneering huge cost-cutting ‘smart warehouse’ solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Automation and AI-driven technologies are changing the face of Middle East’s warehousing industry, pushing advanced inventory control high up the industry agenda and sharpening cost-control, space optimisation and competitiveness, according to a UAE sector pioneer.
Fadi Amoudi, ......
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
~Free skin analysis, prices cut down to half on skincare, laser, fillers Botox and Laser Teeth whitening treatment till 31st August ~
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: As the nation is all set to celebrate Emirati Women’s Day on 28th August the recently launched American Aesthetic Medical Center located at Umm Al Sheif, Sheikh Zayed Rd – Dubai, is offering a lucrative discount for all the Emirati ......
Other Top Stories
$600 billion needed to meet regional aircraft demands by 2038
• Regional markets will be in need of 10,550 new aircrafts by 2038
• Asia Pacific accounts for the biggest market share of 28%
• UAE maintains its regional aviation leadership
• More than 200 investors expected at GIAS 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 05, August 2019: Regional aircraft markets will need $600 billion in investments to meet the demand for 150-seat 10,550 aircrafts by 2038 due to rise in air travellers, according to a report by aerospace ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 05, August 2019: Aster Hospitals Mankhool-Dubai, a world-class facility under Aster DM Healthcare, a leading healthcare provider in the Middle East and India, has performed catheterization procedures on 1,000 cardiac patients at its state-of-the-art Cath lab within one year of its launch.
The huge number of cardiac procedures performed at the centre indicates the rapid escalation of cardiac incidents afflicting younger people in the UAE and reminds people that prevention should start early before problems develop, say experts at the ......
Second Quarter 2019 Highlights
• Revenue of $521.7 million, up 18% year over year
• Billings of $622.4 million, up 21% year over year1
• Deferred revenue of $1.87 billion, up 27% year over year
• GAAP operating margin of 14%
• Non-GAAP operating margin of 24%1
• GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.42
• Non-GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.581
• Cash flow from operations of $195.1 million
• Free cash flow of $177.8 million1
Dubai, UAE. - August 4, 2019 - Fortinet® (Nasdaq: FTNT), a global leader in broad, ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: Washing the hair is a lot like washing skin – water can remove most visible dirt and debris, but might not eliminate odors or oily deposits. Shampoo, on the other hand, helps water eliminate dirt, debris, and odors, such as smoke or sweat effectively. But shampoos also remove natural oils received from sebaceous glands that secrete oil called sebum, which keeps the hair moisturized.
How shampoo can damage your hair
While many not know it, frequent use of shampoo can cause considerable harm to our hair. Shampoo ......
Ongoing efforts between the public and private sector to help lay the foundations for maritime safety
04 August 2019. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) recently concluded a meeting of the Maritime Advisory Committee. The meeting, which was attended by maritime stakeholders from both the public and private sectors, included key discussions on how to provide full support in the ongoing efforts to maintain the highest global maritime safety standards in Dubai's territorial waters while also placing strong focus on the move to enhance readiness and ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4th August 2019: When it comes to power matched by style, there are few contenders to the all-new Altima 2019 by Arabian Automobiles Nissan, which offers a choice of two models to satisfy your power-on-the-road craving.
Apart from the 2.5 litre engine model, Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is bringing to market for the first time a new power-driven model with a 2.0T engine that is simply unbeatable.
Cruise the highways, ......
Versus Mouffetard is the new women’s watch from Versus Versace.
04, August 2019: Chic and sophisticated – but with a dose of sass – the timepiece keeps the Versus Versace edge with two Lion Heads in relief adorning the case at 12 and 6 o’clock.
The Clous de Paris top ring, the dial with a guilloché finish and the shagreen strap bring the timepiece’s multi-textured nature to the fore, bringing a dose of luxury but never losing that rebellious Versus DNA.
Versus Mouffetard comes in five versions: with a yellow or rose gold IP steel case, ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: The Dubai Sports Council’s “Intaleq” program for the summer of 2019 has come to a close with a number of young Emiratis students - girls and boys - taking advantage of this unique opportunity to gain workplace experience.
The Intaleq program is an initiative launched by Dubai Sports Council to train young Emirati students and professionals, and it comes under the framework of the Council’s efforts to empower members of the community and to prepare the nation's youth to work in any sector of ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: Dubai Customs foiled a drug smuggling attempt in which the smugglers concealed the drugs in the fuel tank of their vessel. They thought inspectors will not search in that hot spot of the vessel near the engine which can reach up to 60 degrees Celsius.
The confused dhow captain aroused the suspections of the inspectors who has high experience and training in body language. Thorough inspections led to uncover 137 plastic bags that contained 274,000 Captagon pills.
This is the second biggest drug seizure for the ......
Meet your favourite characters and join a magnificent Steam Punk Parade from 9 to 17 August
Dubai, 4 August 2019: Ibn Battuta Mall is hosting a range of delightful family entertainment and live shows to mark Eid Al Adha celebrations from 9 to 17 August. Enjoy live stage shows, roaming entertainment and kids’ activity zone with non-stop fun with your favourite Looney Tunes characters.
Looney Tunes: 9 to 17 August, China Court
Eid festivities begin with Looney Tunes characters live on stage, with performances by the adorable Wile E. Coyote, Road Runner, Elmer ......
• Dubai Cares’ AED 1.1 million (USD 300,000) contribution is part of an AED 18.35 million (USD 5 million) commitment made last year towards UNICEF’s ‘Generation Unlimited’
• The 2-year research is spearheaded by UNICEF, in partnership with the University of Cambridge, Microsoft and other key educational partners
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 4 August 2019: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced its support to a two-year research and design phase of a project that aims to provide ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: On occasion of Eid Al Adha under the initiative ‘Eid in Your Home’, Mr. Ahmad Al Abdulla, Chairman of New Dubai Properties, collaborated with Dubai Land Department (DLD), to facilitate release of 22 detainees with rental cases through his generous donation.
Mr. Ahmad Al Abdulla, said, “Our support to this cause is an expression of the spirit of humanity that characterises Dubai and its citizens. People caught in rent-related cases are not criminals but ordinary human beings who have suffered difficult ......
Bin Shafar: Our human resources are our local and global ambassadors
Dubai, UAE, 4 August 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, organised various training courses for its employees during the period January to July 2019. These courses were conducted as part of its annual training and development agenda, and benefitted to more than 200 employees in its workforce.
The training courses and programs represent a major part of Empower's annual strategy to raise the performance level of ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: WarnerMedia Chief Revenue Officer Gerhard Zeiler today announced the appointment of Giorgio Stock to the new role of President, WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks, Distribution and Advertising Sales, EMEA and APAC.
With immediate effect, Stock, previously President Turner EMEA, takes on responsibility for all entertainment networks, distribution of all networks, advertising sales and the kids networks operations in Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Asia Pacific region. He will continue to report into Zeiler.
In his new ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: With Eid Al Adha around the corner and lots of family gatherings planned, it’s time to get creative. Whether it is doing something extra special for your own home or gifting goodies to your loved ones, IKEA is here to save the day! The Swedish brand has compiled a gifting guide with some thoughtful gifts that are bound to put a smile on your family and friends faces when you visit them during this festive season.
KNIXHULT| 245 AED | Floor lamp, bamboo
A gift that will lighten up every corner of ......
The bank is upgrading its license in Abu Dhabi to an asset management company from a representative office
TBI ranked first in the BIS Capital Ratio (Global) by The Banker
Annual audit of TBI’s performance, complied by Ernst and Young, show a 20% increase in net operating income and a 30 % increase in funds held in customer accounts
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 04 August 2019: Trade Bank of Iraq (TBI) achieved another consecutive year of expansion and growth with an increase in revenues and major growth recorded in key financial areas, according to an audit of ......
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: THE DEAL, Chalhoub Group off price channel, will open its third store of 1004 sqm store in Al Wahda Mall. Shoppers can now enjoy the best deals for menswear, womenswear, kids, beauty and accessories from the luxury outlet.
Mr. Navaneeth Sudhakaran, General Manager, Al Wahda Mall said, “We are delighted to welcome THE DEAL on board as it brings the best worldwide brands such as Dolce & Gabbana, Tory Burch, Marc Jacobs, Kenzo, Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, Paul Smith, Zadig & Voltaire, ......
Nautilus boasts smooth power delivered by three advanced technologies – turbocharging, direct injection, and independent variable camshaft timing – and an AWD drivetrain with adaptive suspension and all-wheel drive disconnect
New Lincoln Co-Pilot360 bundles popular intuitive technologies, and advanced driver-assist features, previously available only as separate options
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: The all-new Nautilus, Lincoln’s newest entry to the popular midsize luxury SUV market, made its regional debut earlier this ......
Harish Chib, Vice President – Middle East & Africa of Sophos explains the seven most important steps in securing the public cloud that every organization can follow.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 04, August 2019: The simplicity and cost-effectiveness of the public cloud have lead more and more organizations to take advantage of Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). You can spin up a new instance in minutes, scale resources up and down whenever you need while only paying for what you use, and avoid high upfront hardware ......
Fujairah, 3rd Aug 2019: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced the launch of an innovative package of health care services for people with Down Syndrome, including the establishment of a multidisciplinary clinic at the Fujairah Hospital and the establishment of an electronic health surveillance unit for people with Down Syndrome, in line with the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Medical Genetics.
This comes in pursuance of the government's efforts to develop health services for people with determination, including ......