The new collection of Cerruti 1881 novelties introduced this season marks a period of reflection. The brand, which has just completed 50 years of being a game changer in fashion has been growing strong with every collection.The success of Cerruti 1881 is the result of a conscious, inventive decision to push imaginative boundaries to give the brand a new identity that echoes the creative aspirations of its loyal admirers.From a strong Parisian inf... ...
Ten exclusive show highlights and more than 100 product launches mark 22nd edition of region’s largest beauty and wellbeing trade fairDubai, UAE, May 14, 2017: Beautyworld Middle East, the region’s largest international trade fair for beauty products, hair, fragrances, and wellbeing was opened today (14 May 2017) by His Highness Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, Director General of Dubai’s Department of Information.&nb... ...
. Time to celebrate dad (Dubai, UAE – 2017) Swiss watchmaker Rado is presenting a duo of dapper timepieces to help you celebrate Father’s Day.Featuring handsome angular lines and avant-garde high-tech ceramic construction, the Rado Ceramica is the perfect addition to the modern man’s wardrobe. The iconic timepiece was relaunched last year in collaboration with renowned industrial designer Konstantin Grcic, which gave the un... ...
Innovative cosmetics, skincare, haircare, water, and chocolate to debut at region’s largest beauty and wellbeing showcaseDubai, UAE, May 13, 2017: Beautyworld Middle East, the region’s largest international beauty and wellness trade fair will open tomorrow (14 May), with 1,580 exhibitors from 60 countries out to impress more than 35,000 visitors over three days at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. P... ...
Dubai, UAE, May 14, 2017: Celebrate in style with our beautiful Monsoon Children’s wear collection, bursting with stunning sequin dresses with floral embellishments and the accessories to match, in sweet pink and ivory tones. For our older girls, Storm by Monsoon Children offers a more grown up style with black ruffle blouses teamed with full patterned skirts. Glitter T bar pumps and pearl pendent chokers complete the look.Gold metall... ...
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: Filorga, the first French aesthetic medicine laboratory takes inspiration from the latest advances in aesthetic medicine to develop a cutting-edge serum that can treat all types of wrinkles. By integrating active ingredients usually reserved for aesthetic medicine in a skincare formula, Filorga has created an effective concentrate to erase wrinkles in women aged 35 and above called Time-Zero. Wrinkles are the ... ...
In the last post, I spoke about how I fell back in love with fashion and everything it stands for (in case you missed it, click here). I also touched on how accessorizing can really change the look and take it to a whole new level. I’d always heard about how accessorizing can be game-changing but, I always thought it was something reserved for the creative minded among us. Here, I talk about how I realized that there was more to ......
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2018: Thinking about festive shopping for family and friends and gifts that are easy and memorable without having to make those long and numerous trips to a mall? Then think Glambeaute.com, because it’s a one-stop online shop for every beauty and wellness need in the UAE, and you can put your festive shopping woes to rest here.
South African brand ‘Oh So Heavenly’ has released a variety ......
A tribute to the 2018 MotoGPTM World Champion
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2018: Tissot is proud off its ambassador
25-year-old Spaniard and Tissot Ambassador, Marc Marquez, is the youngest rider to win seven World Championship Titles in all classes including five World Championship Titles in the MotoGP class from just six attempts.
The Tissot T-Race Marc Marquez ......
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2018: For its 85th birthday, LACOSTE presents its new Legacy collection, a new line of characterful watches in homage to the sporty, chic and casual style of its founder, René Lacoste.
Subtly combining the aesthetic references of the past with the materials and contemporary finishes of modern watches, LACOSTE proves its constantly renewed ability to honor its history elegantly and soberly.
The UAE based perfumery strives to stand out in the luxury perfume industry
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: Sawalef Perfumes, the luxury perfume brand in the United Arab Emirates, opens its new branch in Mirdif City Centre. With opening 6 branches within just 10 months of the brand launch, Sawalef perfumes emphasizes on its presence in the United Arab Emirates with its extensive range of products that include perfumes, fragrant ......
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2018: What: An event to celebrate the opening of the new Michael Kors Middle East flagship store at The Dubai Mall and the launch of a special-edition Whitney handbag created especially for the Middle East.
The exclusive event, held at Soho Beach Dubai, enveloped guests in an atmosphere that was equal parts New York edge and Dubai cool. French DJ Sebastien Perrin and Dubai-based DJ Tala Samman kept the ......
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2018: Heading into the Fall in style, Global sports brand PUMA releases the Cali in a brand-new colourway for women. Keeping the sneaker game on point, the sport-inspired classic returns to the streets with a timeless monochrome makeover.
Channelling west coast vibes this season, the effortlessly chic platform is a nod to the Golden State’s summery nostalgia. The signature low top silhouette is reimagined ......
Celebrates Reinvention of Toys In and Beyond Sneaker Culture
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2018: Global sports brand PUMA extends the RS-X range with the launch of the all-new RS-X Toys sneaker.
Back in the ‘80s, the RS was an innovative and high-quality cushioning technology. This season, PUMA launched the RS-X sneaker, a totally new concept built on the classic Running System (RS) line. The new RS-X range is all-things ......
(L-R Luca Veronesi, DOSV-X Show Director; His Excellency Helal Saeed Almarri, Director General of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing and CEO of Dubai World Trade Centre; His Excellency Humaid Al Qatami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority; Marilena Procaccio, Deputy Trade Commissioner of the Italian Trade Agency; Valentina Setta, Italian Consul General to Dubai; Guenter Rauer, ......
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: For Winter 2018, Mademoiselle Longchamp takes an unexpected turn with new colors and three versions that are setting the mood this season. The flagship model has three sizes splashed in honey and garnet while the two original versions on the equestrian side come in suede. The first features a sophisticated khaki or terracotta saddle blanket-style quilting on a clutch and a S or M messenger bag. The second ......
Dubai, UAE, November 17, 2018: Alstom participates today in the inauguration of the TangierCasablanca high speed line with its very high-speed trains supplied and delivered to the Office National des Chemins de Fer Marocain (ONCF). The line has been inaugurated by His Majesty, King Mohammed VI and French President Emmanuel Macron.
Alstom supplied ONCF with 12 very high-speed trains for the Tangier-Casablanca ......
More than two million deals on products from leading brands
Souq empowers over 14,000 sellers and local brand across the region to succeed this White Friday
Local and global brands go on sale from 20 to 24 November with up to 70%
More deals than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and more
15 November 2018: SOUQ.com brought White Friday to UAE in 2014 and is today ......
Adds a stream of new lifestyle products including XSlate and XBook
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 15, 2018: XTOUCH, the leading Dubai headquartered consumer electronics brand today announced the launch of XBone Bluetooth bone conduction headphones. Performing the role of the ear drums, XBone decodes soundwaves in high fidelity and stereo quality sound through cheekbones. The added benefit of being placed outside ......
Dubai, November 15, 2018: Al-Futtaim Honda, the exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE, has launched “The Great Escape” promotion across all its showrooms in the UAE, offering customers the perfect opportunity to buy a Honda vehicle before the end of the year.
The Great Escape promotion from Al-Futtaim Honda allows customers to buy their dream Honda vehicle, ......
Luxury carmaker expands dealer network in the Middle East
Aston Martin Abu Dhabi opens in prestigious location close to Emirates Palace
15 November 2018, Abu Dhabi: Luxury British carmaker, Aston Martin Lagonda celebrated the opening of a new flagship dealership in Abu Dhabi last night in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan. At an exclusive evening reception, guests mingled with senior ......
The third winner of the Audi Innovation Award is Elias El Soueidi from Lebanon with his project ‘Ruin to Reality’
His prize is $25,000 worth of consultancy together with a trophy and a trip to the Audi Headquarters in Ingolstadt to meet the team in Audi Design.
Second and third places were awarded to Dubai based designers Abdhul Hazeeb with ‘Connect to Thrive’ and Andrea Sensoli with ......
H.E. Dr. Thani Bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change & Environment inaugurated the exhibition.
Three day event is expected to have over 9500 dedicated organic and natural product buyers
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 19, 2018: In an exceptionally fast-growing market, Middle East Organic and Natural Expo opened its doors to visitors at the Dubai Convention and Exhibition Centre from ......
Real Estate & Retail
Live traditional dance and music from 16 November
Dubai, 15 November 2018: Dragon Mart will celebrate the 48th National Day of the Sultanate of Oman with a vibrant line-up of entertainment to commemorate the rich history and cultural heritage of the nation, from 16 to 18 November.
Honouring the close bonds between UAE and Oman, the roaming parade will feature traditional Omani music and folk ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Group: Revenue up 10% to AED 54.4 billion (US$ 14.8 billion), and profit of AED 1.1 billion (US$ 296 million), down 53%. Results impacted by significant increase in fuel cost, unfavourable currency movements, and one-time transaction in dnata.
Emirates: Revenue up 10% to AED 48.9 billion (US$ 13.3 billion), and profit decline of 86% to AED 226 million (US$ 62 million). 30.1 million passengers carried, up 3%, on overall capacity expansion of ......
14 November 2018: Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for October, reached 83.4% load factor in that month. On top of the strong base effect of the last year, the growth in the number of passengers, revenue per kilometer and load factor, is an important indicator of the continued growing interest in Turkey and Turkish Airlines in the last quarter of the year as ......
Banking and Investments
Daily cash prizes worth AED 10,000 and six BMW Cars weekly to be won during the 45-day promotion
Dubai, 17 November 2018: UAE Exchange, a leading financial services brand in the United Arab Emirates, has launched its annual Winter Promotion – Win Big. During the 45-day promotion, customers have a chance to win AED 10,000 every day and a BMW car every week.
The promotion, which kicks-off......
Education and Trainings
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2018: As part of the month-long Dubai Fitness Challenge, Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) and Amity University played a friendly exhibition match at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort on 13th November.
Dr. Abdulla Al Karam, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) led a team of colleagues from KHDA, against Dr. Vajahat Hussain, CEO ......
Government, Legal and Charity
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2018: UAE Minister of Tolerance and Chairman of the Higher Committee of the International Institute for Tolerance, His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan, has announced two major initiatives as a commitment to the promotion of tolerance. The announcement was made during the opening day of World Tolerance Summit which is being held in Dubai.
In his speech, HE Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan said ......
Events and Exhibitions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 November 2018: Dubai Font – an initiative by The Executive Council of Dubai – has rolled out a one-of-a-kind campaign to support the International Day for Tolerance and spread the message of promoting peace and tolerance, aligned with the UAE Vision 2021.
On the side-lines of the International Day for Tolerance, Dubai Font launched a campaign to demonstrate the world through ......
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
Dubai, UAE, November 17, 2018: VPS Healthcare, one of the largest integrated healthcare service providers in the Middle East, has announced its foray into Sudan by offering coverage of tertiary and quaternary care to patients of Sudan in partnership with the country’s two major insurance providers.
Global patient care division of VPS Healthcare Group undertook the initiative. Senior officials of the Group led by Mr. ......
Other Top Stories
Abu Dhabi Airports CEO Bryan Thompson: Abu Dhabi Airports is a Leading Example in the Airports
13th November 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Abu Dhabi Airports today announced its participation at the Bahrain International Air Show, held November 14 – 16 at the Sakhir Airbase, where it is set to exhibit alongside partners at the UAE national pavilion. Abu Dhabi Airports took part in the event alongside key local stakeholders.
Commenting on Abu Dhabi Airports’ participation at the Middle East’s fastest growing airshow, CEO Bryan Thompson said: ......
The event, hosted by RAK Hospital will be held on 15th November 2018, 7pm – 9pm in Marjan Island
In the UAE one in five people are diabetic while another one in five are pre-diabetic
November 13th, 2018; RAK Al Khaimah, UAE: In their effort to create awareness about preventing and managing Diabetes with regular physical activity and to commemorate World Diabetes Day, RAK Hospital is organizing a fun Zumbathon on 15th November 2018.
The fun event will transform Marjan Island stage into a red-hot, exhilarating dance fitness explosion from 7 pm – 9 pm on that day. Hundreds ......
November 13, 2018: Tryano, the only luxury department store in Abu Dhabi is happy to announce the launch of ELEMIS, the first one in the Middle East exclusively at Tryano.
ELEMIS is the pioneering British skincare and spa brand, working with over 1,600 luxurious spas and salons, 155 lavish cruise ship spas and over 150 retail stores around the globe. It was acquired in the region by Luxuria Middle East in June 2017.
The successful combination of powerful, natural ingredients, cutting-edge formulation technology and proven clinical trials has enabled ELEMIS to bring to market some ......
Dubai, 13 November 2018: Well-known singer-songwriter Atif Aslam is set to dazzle visitors when he performs as part of ongoing celebrations this month at BOLLYWOOD PARKS™ Dubai, part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the largest integrated theme park destination in the Middle East.
Atif, has recorded several top-charts songs, will entertain visitors in front of the stunning Rajmahal Theatre, the flagship attraction set in the heart of the park. The design draws inspiration from the royal palaces of India and creates a lavish backdrop for live shows.
Families will be ......
Hundreds of UAE students flaunt their creativity presenting unique perspectives
17 Emiratis amongst 24 different nationalities graduate from UCMAS brain development program this year, 26,000 trained
November 13th, 2018; Dubai, UAE: Creativity, colour and talent were the buzz words when 145 artists competed in the 7th UC DINOART National Art Competition held at the Sheikh Rashid Auditorium, Indian High School this weekend. The 2-hour competition brought to the fore hundreds of ideas under one roof as youngsters aged 5 years to 15 years of multiple nationalities and ......
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: For Winter 2018, Mademoiselle Longchamp takes an unexpected turn with new colors and three versions that are setting the mood this season. The flagship model has three sizes splashed in honey and garnet while the two original versions on the equestrian side come in suede. The first features a sophisticated khaki or terracotta saddle blanket-style quilting on a clutch and a S or M messenger bag. The second comes as a little bag or clutch with shades of plum, olive or pilot blue.
The metal eyelets and the black mock croc cowhide flap give this a glam-rock ......
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: Gather friends and family for the festive season and rejoice with International cuisine, traditional turkey takeaways and sing-along Christmas carols
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
Embrace the joyful start of festive season at the spectacular Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony featuring a live performance of Christmas carols, Santa’s visit with gifts for little ones, warming up the night special festive foods, gingerbread cookies, sweets and mocktails will be served.
Info: 05th December, 6:30-8:30pm
Festive Turkey Takeaway
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: Pick the perfect winter coat this season.
Keep warm and cosy with the soft powder pink faux-fur or keep it traditional in the stylish Blue Haze coat, crafted from a rich wool blend and a warm quilted lining keeping you snug, whilst a neat. Alternatively the adorable red wool-cashmere blend overcoat to really get in the festive spirit.
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A collection of beautiful red dresses to celebrate our friend in the North Pole.
(1) Rusty red Milano jersey Mini-me dress, the ......
25% concession share awarded to Eni in first offshore ultra-sour gas concession following SPC approval of ADNOC’s new integrated gas strategy
Concession includes Hail, Ghasha and Dalma fields that will be key contributors to UAE’s gas self-sufficiency and transition to a net gas exporter
Eni will contribute 25% of the development cost of the multi-billion US dollar project; over project’s life-time substantial benefits will flow into the UAE’s economy through ADNOC’s In-Country Value program
ADNOC is building on its world-leading sour gas ......
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: Alstom, leader of the ExpoLink consortium , has delivered to the Roads and Transport Authority of Dubai (RTA) the first of the 50 Metropolis trainsets that will run on the city’s Red and the Green lines. The train, produced at Alstom’s site in Katowice in Poland, arrived in Dubai after being shipped from Bremerhaven Port in Germany. Alstom will conduct initial static and dynamic tests in the depot over the next few months.
In 2016, the Alstom-led ExpoLink consortium, also composed of ACCIONA and Gulermak, has ......
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: NHL superstar, three-time Stanley Cup winner and two-time world champion, not to mention best Pittsburgh Penguins forward, Evgeniy Malkin, and his wife, famous TV-presenter, Anna Kasterova, joined the prestigious club of Friends of the Brand of Parmigiani Fleurier.
Evgeniy and Anna were invited to visit the watch manufacture in Fleurier, where they were able to witness the process of watchmaking with high standards of finishing for watch calibers, cases and dials.
For themselves they chose models from the 2018 flagship collection – Kalpa. #71 ......
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2018: Thousands upon thousands visited Joyalukkas showrooms across the GCC, Singapore, Malaysia, UK & USA to participate in the Celebrate big winnings promotion. First draw for win upto 1000 Gold Bars across the showrooms was conducted.
The world’s favourite jeweller, Joyalukkas, is geared up to celebrate this year’s festive season with offers like never before. All Joyalukkas showrooms across the world have been adorned with the latest collection of jewellery and the staff is being prepared to handle the festive rush. The ......
Have you always wanted to go to the likes of Dubai, but have no idea how you are going to afford the trip of a lifetime? There are many reasons why you may be struggling to come up with the cash. Perhaps you have been hit by unemployment in recent months or drowning in so many bills that your vacation has become the last on your priority list.
If you have no clue on the options of how you are going to afford your vacation in 2019, here are some top financial tips you should be considering right now as a way of funding the big trip:
Set up a separate savings account
One of the most ......
ADNOC and Saudi Aramco to explore potential areas for mutual collaboration in the LNG value chain
Agreement underlines ADNOC’s ambition to capitalize on the rising global LNG demand to secure greater access to key growth markets
Abu Dhabi, UAE – November 12, 2018: The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) signed, today, a framework agreement with Saudi Aramco (Aramco) to explore potential opportunities for collaboration in the natural gas and Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) sectors.
The cooperation brings together two of the world’s leading energy ......
Abu Dhabi facility to co-create digital solutions for process industries including oil and gas, water and wastewater
Center is already developing AI-based solutions for oil and gas
Part of a US$500m investment to expand Siemens’ digital presence in region
Solutions to optimize operations and increase productivity for customers
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2018: Siemens has opened a new MindSphere Application Center in Abu Dhabi to focus on developing digital solutions, applications and services for process industries, including oil and gas, water and wastewater. The ......
12 November 2018, Dubai, UAE: The International Institute for Tolerance is set to hold the first-ever World Tolerance Summit on November 15-16, 2018 in Dubai. WTS will be held in conjunction with UNESCO’s International Day for Tolerance.
WTS is UAE’s effort to attract global leaders and promote peace and tolerance in diversity across the world. As a melting pot for over 200 nationalities, UAE seeks to lead the region in the promotion of peaceful coexistence and a tolerant society. This is also in line with the government’s vision when it announced the creation ......
Golden era of HR technology being held back by old, ineffective systems - experts
Dubai, UAE 12 November 2018: HE Abdulla Ali Bin Zayed Al-Falasi, Director General for the Dubai Government Human Resources Department (DGHR) today officially inaugurated the 15th edition of the HR Summit and Expo, the region’s largest gathering of human resources experts.
HE Abdulla Al-Falasi said, “The UAE is dedicated to the development of human beings within organisations which is why government agencies have taken steps to develop and implement courses and training programmes to ......
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2018: These timepieces from COACH's Park collection, named for the glamorous New York City street, the Park is a delicate, evening style detailed with shimmering crystals.
It’s designed with removable links on the Signature Chain bracelet, offering a customizable fit.
The watch has been built with mineral crystal and a quartz movement and is water resistant up to 99 feet.
The Coach Park collection is priced at AED 1,015 and is available at all Rivoli stores and Hour Choice across the UAE.
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2018: Targeted skincare products are among the biggest trends in beauty this year, as these focus on specific concerns according to your skin type and can be used alongside your conventional skincare routine to make it more effective. Known for its endeavour to use the purest natural and organic plants, sourced from nature to create highly effective skincare solutions, The Organic Pharmacy has just released four corrective serums in higher concentration of pure ingredients that can sink into the skin deeper and work on a cellular level to keep your skin ......
Jaguar creates two F-TYPE Convertible rally cars to continue its celebration of 70 years of Jaguar sports cars
With design cues from F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited Edition, the 300PS 2.0-litre rally cars feature bespoke FIA-spec modifications
One-off rally cars pay homage to the Jaguar XK 120, introduced in 1948, which itself achieved competition success in the RAC, Tulip and Alpine rallies
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2018: Jaguar has developed two F-TYPE Convertible rally cars, with design cues from the F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited ......