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 ... ...
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: Tommy Hilfiger, one of the world's leading premium lifestyle brands once again delivers on superior styling, quality and value with their new ‘Classic American Cool’ collections.
The brand has become globally renowned as the pioneer of ‘Classic American cool’, as these watches represent people who are youthful, energetic and very active and fulfilling the expectations of ......
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: Sleekly and classically styled, the Citizen Titanium Mechanical watch is made for the man with a definite sense of style. This svelte and elegant model, boasts of pedigreed lines and a carries a weight of sophistication about it.
The titanium NJ0090-13P, tougher, harder and lighter than its stainless steel stable mate, is a classically styled men's timepiece. This model comes with a 42mm ......
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: The RAYMOND WEIL freelancer Ladies is the ideal watch for a woman juggling between a career, a family and a social life. The stainless steel bracelet makes this timepiece suitable for active individuals. For Ladies wishing to express their femininity with a touch of sparkle the freelancer collection offers diamond set dial and case options. Available in a choice of 26mm or 29mm case, the freelancer Ladies ......
On the starting line with a brand new engine
A cornerstone of the brand since 1963, the legendary Heuer Carrera takes a sharp turn to mark its 55th spring. This avant-garde chronograph, forever associated with motor racing, wears its DNA with sporting pride.
The new Heuer 02 Calibre manufacture movement, a 43 mm modular case, a tachymeter bezel, a skeleton dial with 3-6-9 counters, this flagship model is powered by a ......
Dubai, UAE, February 17, 2018: What does the region’s leading skin clinic chain do after defining the pinnacle of advanced skin care in the region? It re-imagines the skin clinic as you know it today. Kaya Skin Clinic, the leading chain of skin clinics in the region, with a presence in Muscat for over a decade, launches what could be called “Skin Clinic 2.0” – the next generation Skin Clinic. It represents the ......
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: Spring in three words? Feel good sunnies! Safilo Group’s Spring Summer 18 collection is set to get you summer ready! Find the latest sunglasses trends from our variety of brands including Dior, Fendi, Marc Jacobs, Elie Saab, Givency, Jimmy Choo, Boss, MaxMara, Polaroid, Carrera, Kate Spade, Moschino, Havianas and Tommy Hilfiger.
For the Dior ready-to-wear Spring Summer 2018 collection, the ......
International players lay claim to US$1.5 billion regional luxury leather goods market
Dubai, UAE February 18, 2018: South African artisans of fine leather products will be under the spotlight at a Dubai exhibition this month, as they look to entice trade buyers and retailers with their latest offerings, from handbags, wallets, and travel accessories, to exotic belts, sandals, and even men’s ties.
The 4th ......
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2018: 2018 marks Kate Spade New York’s 25th anniversary, and to celebrate, we’re taking a joyful adventure — a year-long road trip across america. spring 2018 is inspired by the warmth of southern charm, particularly the sights, sounds and welcoming energy of new orleans. the magnificent flora and fauna in the garden district embracing glamorous estates suspended in time; the playful sounds ......
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2018: One of Dual Investment’s leading fashion brands, the world renowned Parisian concept store LE66, will relocate from its location in City Walk, to a more established retail location in Dubai in the upcoming year. Many of LE66’s products, fashion lines and items, will be on sale in the coming weeks, before the City Walk location closes down, and LE66 reopens at its new location, yet to be ......
Record breaking feat took place on the frozen lake of St Moritz in Switzerland, with Barrow and the Maserati Levante SUV hitting a maximum speed of 151.57 km/h
Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2018: Britain's fastest snowboarder Jamie Barrow has broken his own Guinness World Record, clocking a new fastest speed on a snowboard while being towed by a vehicle on the frozen lakes of St Moritz.
Barrow previously broke the same record in ......
Freshened exterior and interior appearances
Enhanced technology features with next-generation Cadillac user experience
Improved chassis for even greater ride comfort with less noise, vibration and harshness
Advanced driver assistance systems for safer experience
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: Cadillac has announced the Middle East arrival of the redesigned 2018 XTS, the brand’s spacious and comfortable sedan with ......
Dubai – UAE: 19 February, 2018 – Dubai Wholesale City (DWSC), the global hub for trade and manufacturing, is showcasing its latest comprehensive products and services portfolio catered to the food industry at Gulfood 2018, the world’s largest annual food trade show.
DWSC significantly expanded its offering to the food industry with the launch of Dubai Food Park (DFP) in July 2017, and it now provides a full range of ......
UAE, February 19, 2018 - At least 100 Brazilian organizations participating as exhibitors at the ongoing Gulfood 2018, the Middle East’s leading food trade expo, are currently showcasing their high-quality, locally made products at the Dubai World Trade Centre in line with their strategy to optimize new business regional and international opportunities. The Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) has its own exhibition stand in the ......
Real Estate & Retail
ADSB’s gross profit and net profit both increased compared to 2016
Abu Dhabi, UAE, February 20, 2018 – Abu Dhabi Ship Building PJSC (ADSB) has released its financial results for the financial year ended 31 December 2017. The report was accompanied by a statement from the Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Khaled Al Mazrouei, who provided highlights from the successful business year.
Overall, 2017 was another positive year ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Historic one-off flight to test airport’s A380 operations and readiness
Dubai, UAE, 20 February 2018: For the first time in Rafic Al Hariri International Airport’s history, Emirates will operate a special one-off A380 service to Beirut on 29 March. The airline’s flagship double-decker will become the first-ever scheduled A380 service to Beirut, and Emirates is working with the airport to test the operations ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: February 20, 2018 – Turkish Airlines, flying to more destinations in Africa than any other airline, marks another milestone in its international expansion with the launch of flights to Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone. With existing services to city–hubs of Accra, Lagos, Bamako, Conakry, Dakar, Abidjan, Cotonou, Douala, Yaounde, N’Djamena, Ougadougou, Niamey, Cape Town, Johannesburg ......
Banking and Investments
Education and Trainings
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 18 February 2018 - Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Emirates Autism Society to collaborate in preparing qualified special education staff to teach individuals with autism. The agreement also aims to spread awareness of autism and its related challenges among different segments of society.
The three-year renewable agreement was signed by Professor Waqar Ahmad, ......
Government, Legal and Charity
Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2018:
The timely intervention of Malabar Gold Charity Division has relieved employees from dismal conditions after being jobless for over 6 months. Malabar Gold’s successful involvement assisted the employees of Golden Fork bakery to complete the formalities and return to their homeland after obtaining air tickets from the company.
The charity division of Malabar Gold has involved ......
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As part of the UAE Innovation Month in Sharjah
Sharjah, Feb 17, 2018 - Dr Hanadi Al Suwaidi, an expert on talent and innovation, said the idea of innovation in the UAE was established by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, through the idea of the Union. The expert considered the Union an important innovation that united the country and bolstered its strategic role, while contributing to the unification of the GCC countries, which led to many successive achievements.
Through a workshop she presented yesterday 15 Feb under the title of “Flashes of ......
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2018: 2018 marks Kate Spade New York’s 25th anniversary, and to celebrate, we’re taking a joyful adventure — a year-long road trip across america. spring 2018 is inspired by the warmth of southern charm, particularly the sights, sounds and welcoming energy of new orleans. the magnificent flora and fauna in the garden district embracing glamorous estates suspended in time; the playful sounds of jazz spilling out of dance halls onto the streets of the french quarter, where the good times always roll; and the expanse of possibilities ......
Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Highlights
Product revenue increased 17% year-over-year
All-flash array annualized net revenue run rate of $2.0 billion increased almost 50% year-over-year
Expanded Cloud Data Services with introduction of NetApp Cloud Volumes for AWS
Free cash flow was 25% of revenue and increased 104% year-over-year
February 15, 2018—NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today reported financial results for the third quarter fiscal year 2018, ended January 26, 2018.
“NetApp again delivered strong results in the third quarter with accelerating revenue and strong cash ......
ICONS© Coffee Couture, a German Lifestyle Coffee Chain, expands its foothold beyond the GCC, starting with new franchise units in Austria
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 February, 2018: ICONS© Coffee Couture, a fashion and lifestyle coffee shop offering healthy options for delectable desserts, has recently opened doors in prestigious Klosterneuburg in Austria, a part of its strategy to create a global standing for the brand. Having currently opened seven owned branches and two franchised units across the UAE, the German concept is looking at setting up 6 more ......
Kobe beef sales have risen 500% in UAE during 2017 and are expected to increase 300% in 2018
Dubai, 15th February 2018: Soft, Velvety, Buttery, Melt-in-your-mouth Kobe beef has inspired the world’s most talented and skillful of chefs to create unforgettable gourmet experiences to perfection and this year Middle East Fuji LLC, one of UAE’s leading one stop shop service provider for all marine needs, food concepts and ingredients from Japan and Far East to the region is participating at the Gulf Food Exhibition to showcase the highest genuine quality branded ......
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2018: One of Dual Investment’s leading fashion brands, the world renowned Parisian concept store LE66, will relocate from its location in City Walk, to a more established retail location in Dubai in the upcoming year. Many of LE66’s products, fashion lines and items, will be on sale in the coming weeks, before the City Walk location closes down, and LE66 reopens at its new location, yet to be announced.
The iconic LE66 flagship, located at number 66 Champs Élysées in Paris, expanded internationally in 2015, opening locations in ......
Dubai-UAE: 15 February, 2018 – The UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE), jointly with Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) at the World Government Summit (WGS), to announce a partnership in line with the UAE’s commitment to address the causes and impacts of climate change, transition into a climate resilient green economy, and achieve a better quality of life.
The MoU between MOCCAE and MAF was signed by His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, and ......
Discover French innovations from March 6 to 8 at the French Pavilion, Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 February 2018 – Business France is once again presenting the world-class, innovative and dynamic French electricity sector via the French Pavilion at the Middle East Electricity Exhibition from the 6th to the 8th of March. As a key platform for the introduction of new products and services in the world of electricity, this flagship exhibition continues to be a springboard for French businesses looking to expand in the region. The exhibitors at the ......
Dubai, UAE, 15 Feb 2018- Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has transported KhalifaSat- the first satellite developed and built by Emirati engineers in the UAE at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC). As the first step in its journey to space, KhalifaSat was flown from Dubai to Incheon International Airport in South Korea on an Emirates SkyCargo Boeing 777 freighter aircraft that was specially chartered for the occasion. Emirates SkyCargo also unveiled a special branded truck to mark the event.
The KhalifaSat project was launched in 2013 by ......
Discover an awesome celebration filled with festivities that welcome the Year of the Dog from 15-24 February
Dubai, UAE, 15 February 2018 – LEGOLAND® Dubai, part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination in the region, is gearing up to welcome Lunar New Year with a host of festive round-the-clock activities for the whole family.
From 15-24 February 2018, families visiting LEGOLAND Dubai will experience an authentic Lunar New Year Celebration with a Wishing Wall, a fun interactive Chinese New Year Trivia Wall, and ......
Boost your lashes and brows with a luxury two step serum and volumising treatment with proven results in 14 days
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2018: Why should your eye care regime end with the skin? As well as perfectly framing your face, your brows and lashes are the perfect protectors for your beautiful eyes, and keeping them healthy, lush and strong is as important an addition to your regime as looking after your delicate skin.
Think of your brows and lashes as ‘ bodyguards’ for your eyes and you’ll understand the importance of treating them ......
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2018: A new network of over 200 state-of-the-art charging points has been established by GreenParking to power electric vehicles across UAE and Oman.
The GreenParking Network of EV Charging stations allows electrical car owners to travel through the Emirates and cross-border all the way to Muscat with few recharging stops, GreenParking expects to substantially increase the number of EV charging stations in UAE and Oman within the coming months.
“Electric vehicles are the future of transport and they will soon be a common sight on the ......
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint cybersecurity, today announced Sophos Home Premium with ransomware protection. Sophos Home Premium features advanced anti-ransomware capabilities that can quickly detect previously unknown ransomware going beyond just traditional antivirus features it delivers proactive, real-time protection for consumers from the latest malicious software and hacking attempts, and includes privacy protection features. Sophos Home Premium is designed for ease of use, protecting both PCs and Macs, and enables the management of up to ten ......
Fortinet Reports Full Year Revenue Up 17% and Billings Up 19% over 2016
Fourth Quarter 2017 Highlights
• Revenue of $416.7 million, up 15% year over year
• Billings of $534.0 million, up 15% year over year1
• Deferred revenue of $1.34 billion, up 29% year over year
• GAAP diluted net loss per share of $0.17, including the impact of a one-time tax expense of $63.0 million, or $0.36 per share, related to new tax legislation
• Non-GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.321
• Cash flow from operations of $157.5 million
• Free cash flow ......
Mohammed Abdullah Al-Gergawi:
The next edition of the World Government Summit will witness greater changes to further consolidate international partnerships and alliances to reshape the work of governments
WGS 2018 saw the largest number of international agreements and specialized forums in reshaping and building the future
The World Government Summit has become one of the most important platforms for establishing UAE’s global diplomacy with various governments and international organizations
Dubai-UAE: 15 February, 2018 - His Highness ......
Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, Chairman of the Foundation, outlines the importance of supporting Emirati and Arab youth and ensuring access to work placements as part of their education
Keynote speech delivered by President Feridun Hamdullahpur from University of Waterloo in Canada highlights that co-operative education can create immense opportunities for placements and student start-ups
Dubai-UAE: 14 February 2018 – His Excellency Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, Chairman of the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education, addressed a delegation of representatives from ......
Dubai, UAE; February 14, 2018: NEZO, a leading salt brand of AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, has launched a new identity. NEZO’s new packaging introduces a unique segmentation and navigation system to guide consumers in selecting the best salt for their desired culinary application to maximize the flavor of their meal. With its new unique octagonal brand visual, NEZO is now easier for customers to identify.
Khadija Nadi, Global Sales Manager for AkzoNobel Salt Specialties, says: “NEZO has been adding a ‘pinch of great taste’ to food since 1929 and ......
Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2018: Finnair and the Finnish Paralympic Committee have signed a three-year partnership agreement, whereby Finnair becomes a key partner of the Finnish Paralympic Committee for the Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang, which will begin on March 9, 2018. The agreement also covers the Tokyo Paralympic Games in 2020.
“Being the official airline and the main partner of the Finnish Paralympic Committee is great,” says Pekka Vauramo, Finnair’s President and CEO. “We are doing our best to support the Paralympic team on their journey to success. We ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 14, 2018: German Medical Center, a Dubai-based specialized healthcare facility with remarkable staff committed to providing top-notch medical services and ensuring a satisfactory experience for patients, taps into a pool of important information on diabetic health, with diabetes being the most common chronic condition in the UAE.
There are two main kinds of diabetes: type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. More than 90% of all people with diabetes have type 2.
Type 1 diabetes occurs when the pancreas cannot make insulin. Everyone with ......
Financial Highlights for year ended 2017:
Revenue at AED 7.5 billion
Gross profit at AED 3.6 billion
Net profit at AED 2.8 billion
Booked sales of AED 7.5 billion
Earnings per share of AED 0.46
Board proposed dividend of AED 1.5 billion (AED 0.25/share)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 14 February 2018: DAMAC Properties Dubai Co. PJSC (DFM: DAMAC) (“DAMAC” or the "Company"), announced financial results for year ended 2017, reporting total revenue of AED 7.5 billion, a 4 % increase over last year and net profit of AED 2.8 ......