The world-renowned entertainment destination is ranked number one globally in health and safety excellence and has achieved highest possible bracket of audit results
Dubai, UAE, 7 March 2020: Once again Global Village has been recognised for its excellence in health and safety management - the world’s leading multicultural festival park improved its score as it achieved five stars in its health and safety rating for the second year running in the British Safety Council’s Five-Star Occupational Health and Safety Audit (OHS FSA).
The region’s first family destination for culture, shopping and entertainment, Global Village is the number one ranked entertainment destination globally for health and safety and has demonstrated an ongoing proactive commitment to excellence in this regard – achieving an ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 4 March 2020: Essa Al Marzouq, the Kuwaiti singer who has emerged as one of the most prominent and popular young stars in the Gulf, will perform at Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural festival park and the region’s number one destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, to deliver a memorable concert on the Main Stage from 9 pm on Friday 6th March.
Essa El Marzouq has attracted a large regional following in recent years on the back of several hit songs and guests are certain to delight in the vibrant atmosphere as he performs several of his biggest hits including “Akher Haba” and “Thamen Ajiba”.
Entry to see Essa Al Marzouq perform live is included in Global Village’s AED 15 admission ticket. Global Village hosts entertaining live concerts ......read more
Dubai, 13 January 2020: Perlita Daligdig is the first lucky winner to drive away in a brand new, luxury BMW under Nakheel Mall’s prize giveaway as part of Dubai Shopping Festival’s (DSF) 25th anniversary.
The Filipina mother of three won the car after spending AED325 in Waitrose at Nakheel Mall.
Perlita, a Palm Jumeirah resident, said: “I can’t believe my luck so far in 2020. I want to thank Nakheel Mall for this blessing, and best of luck to everybody shopping to win during DSF.”
Nakheel Mall is giving away five new BMWs as well as daily instant prizes and gift vouchers worth AED250,000 in total this DSF. Shoppers automatically qualify by spending AED250 or more at any outlet.
Create everlasting memories this holiday season at Global Village
Dubai, UAE, 24 December 2019: Revel in the festive season and welcome in the New Year at Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural festival park, and the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, as the full line-up of festive season celebrations is underway until 7th January 2020.
Promising a festive bundle full of fun and surprises, Global Village is the perfect family-centric destination to enjoy the festive season celebrations.
For the first time ever at Global Village, guests of all ages will be able to celebrate the season by capturing selfies with a huge 21-metre high tree richly decorated with gifts received from around the world. Around the tree, guests will find beautifully themed stalls ......read more
Every day is family day at Global Village, with a special school holiday offer designed for the comfort and convenience of family guests
Dubai, UAE, 18th December 2019: Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural festival park and the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, has a family offering available just in time for the school holidays.
The region’s leading destination for the perfect family day out has launched a new offer for the school holiday period that enables nannies to gain free access to select paid activities and attractions when chaperoning younger guests. This offers families increased comfort and convenience during their visits.
Nannies will now be able to accompany little ones into select Global Village paid attractions at no cost. ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 23, 2019: Kanz Jewels recently recognized and honored their staff who have provided them with outstanding service in the year 2018. During the recently concluded staff conference held in the holy month of Ramadan, at Hyatt Regency, Deira, Dubai, the top performers were provided with outstanding performance certificates in addition to cash rewards. During the conference, time was allotted to recognize the efforts of all team members who have demonstrated the commitment to excellence and who have gone above and beyond their requirements in fulfilling the terms of their responsibilities.
The certificates and rewards were presented by Mr. Anil Dhanak, Managing Director in the presence of various dignitaries and all employees.
According to Mr.Anidesh George, who won the leadership ......read more
~Bollywood Celebrity Arbaaz Khan Inaugurates 15 day Shopping Extravaganza~
Dubai, UAE May 20, 2019: Concept Brands Group, UAE’s largest leading brand house of luxury products is all set to launch its 15 days Ramadan Big Bazaar shopping extravaganza at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Bollywood celebrity Arbaaz Khan will inaugurate the mega sale on 21 May at Za’abeel Hall 4, Dubai World Trade Center at 9pm. Arbaaz Khan will interact with fans at the event which allows free entry for everyone visiting.
The Ramadan Big Bazaar will host a large number of retailers, offering everyone a chance to celebrate the festivities of the season and purchase Eid gifts for family and friends. A true shopper’s paradise featuring a diverse variety of products ranging from fashion, beauty, toys, electronics and food amongst ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 18, 2019: Dubai Investments PJSC has underlined its commitment to the UAE’s People of Determination by supporting a Social Program for Women of Determination, a year-long calendar of events and activities that will enable and empower individuals and their families, and promote greater social inclusion within the wider community.
Dubai Investments has provided support for the special 12-month program, developed by Kalimati Communication and Rehabilitation Centre, which will provide a sustained focus on social and vocational skills, recreational activities and events that will build skill sets, increase physical fitness and confidence.
The program, which is being led by a behaviour therapist, will concentrate on a number of key areas of development, including vocational ......read more
• Deadline set for June 30, 2019
• Program to run from September 2019 to January 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 18, 2019: The Dubai Smart City Accelerator (DSCA), the first industry-focused accelerator award winning program of its kind in the MENA region, has issued an open call for applications from global startups dedicated to innovative smart city solutions to join its third cohort.
DSCA was launched in May 2017 by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) in collaboration with du, Smart Dubai Office, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) New York, Orange Business Services, and Visa.
The program is hosted within the renowned Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Campus (Dtec), DSOA’s wholly owned tech innovation hub, and powered ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 16, 2019: Al-Futtaim has announced the launch of SINYAR, a pioneering programme for UAE nationals, dedicated to developing emerging talent across its organization. This programme is in alignment with the UAE’s Vision 2021 and UAE Government Accelerators initiatives to harness the full potential of its national human capital by maximising, nurturing, attracting and retaining the best talent.
The name SINYAR in local Emirati dialect means the trace left by a boat in water and was used to signify how it will guide employees on the right path for their careers. Through this tailor-made programme, Al-Futtaim encourages employees to take the lead on aspects related to their career and development to reach new heights. It will enable Al-Futtaim’s employees to discover their ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 15th May 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, signed a gold sponsorship agreement for two years with The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) RAL (Region-At-Large) for its activities being held in Africa, the Middle East, South Asia (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka), and Turkey.
Through this sponsorship, Empower pursues to shed light on ASHRAE’s RAL activities and its role in supporting energy efficient cooling solutions, in addition to the UAE’s efforts to support district cooling, which aims to create the desired balance between economic development, preserving the environment, reducing carbon emissions, and achieving sustainability.
The agreement was ......read more
2 ½ months programme is a big-time success
Emiratis to account for 44% in IA in future
Dubai, May 14, 2019: The UAE Internal Auditors Association (UAE-IAA) is relentlessly continuing its drive in bringing in a qualitative change by training and qualifying the Emiratis to work in the Internal Auditing (IA) domain through a training programme that it launched in 2015.
The two-and-a-half-month HASAAD programme aims to strengthen the expertise of trainees, support their professional competencies and prepare them to deal with more professional responsibilities and challenges within their organisations.
More than 80 professionals have completed the programme in different batches in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Currently, the percentage of UAE nationals, both males and females, in the internal auditing ......read more
Shop and drive home a BMW during the 17-day Ramadan Nights at Expo Centre Sharjah
The best deals and prizes in town during Ramadan!
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - May 12, 2019: Witness the most exciting shopping experience featuring leading names in the regional retail industry during this Ramadan at the Expo Centre in Sharjah.
From biggest discounts to the widest range of products, and finest local and international cuisine to a gaming arena that will provide a host of entertainment activities for the entire family, the Ramadan Nights at Expo Centre Sharjah has everything you need for observing the holy month and the ensuing Eid Al Fitr celebrations.
The 17-day Ramadan Nights will begin on Thursday, May 23 and will continue until June 8, covering the second half of the holy month of Ramadan and the Eid Al Fitr ......read more
142 lucky shoppers took home 32 kilos of gold, several gold bars, 5 BMW luxury cars and 6 Samsung 65” inch TV during the 5-week promotion
Dubai; 10 February 2019: The 24th edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) ends on a high note after 5 weeks of extensive promotions aimed at enriching shoppers experience and offering the deals that brought value to both residents and tourist alike. With 32 kg of gold, 5 luxurious BMW cars, several gold bars and Samsung smart TVs, Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group’s (DGJG) promotions for gold & diamond shoppers were certainly the highlight of the shopping season.
For the first time since its inception in 1996, the group designed two separate promotions for gold & diamond shoppers. With over 250 participating outlets, the 39 days promotion saw as many as 142 winners taking ......read more
Daily chances to win an INFINITI QX50 and AED 150,000 in cash, weekly prizes of AED 100,000 for five winners (AED 20,000 each) and a Mega Grand cash prize of AED 500,000 for one winner
Get a chance to win one of seven Nissan models at the Nissan Grand Raffle
Mega raffle promotions start on 15 October at ENOC and EPPCO stations, Zoom stores, Metro stations, and many other locations across the city
Dubai, UAE, 14 October 2018: With the 24th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) promising to provide unforgettable shopping experiences, the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) announced that the DSF Mega Raffles promotions – the INFINITI Mega Raffle and the Nissan Grand Raffle - will begin on 15 October ......read more
Best shopping deals on all Fashion Products
Dubai, UAE, 13th August, 2018: The Concept BIG Brands Carnival – Eid SHOPPING FIESTA, UAE’s largest fashion and beauty event is set to launch its five-days shopping fiesta for the 60th time. The platform invites UAE’s residents and tourists to visit and avail of discounts up to a staggering 75 percent across an array of high-end global brands. The event will open its doors from 15th to 19th August at Sheikh Maktoum Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre, with free entry to everyone from 10 AM to 10 PM.
As part of the mega promotion, everyone visiting CBBC will have the opportunity to take advantage of these mega reductions across a range of over 300 world-class brands and products - such as Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein Levis, Charles & Keith, Toms, Crocs, ......read more
Renowned Italian leather goods brand offers from 45% to 60%
Dubai, UAE, July 11, 2018: Cromia, the renowned leather goods brand from Italy, offers amazing discounts for DSS 2018 with 45% to 60% discount on selected handbags and accessories.
Look trendier with chic leather and unique colors of Cromia’s 2018 Spring Summer Collection that suit your stylistic preferences. The bags are embellished with special prints, while the theme of this season proposed by many famous Italian brands including Cromia is dedicated to exotic birds.
A gorgeous handbag can drastically transform your outfit, whether it's an over-sized tote or colorful mini. Cromia bags are ideal to complement every fashion style of every woman, any time of the day, from morning to evening.
It is a good time to stop at Cromia store in Wafi ......read more
With 6 Infiniti Q50 and Countless Sales Offers, You Can’t Possibly Ask for More!
Dubai, UAE, June 27, 2018: Al Ghurair Centre, the GCC’s first shopping centre, takes part in another season of Dubai’s highly anticipated summer shopping extravaganza, Dubai Summer Surprises 2018, organized by Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) in association with Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE).
This year’s Dubai Summer Surprises will see six lucky shoppers drive home a sleek and sporty luxury Infiniti Q50 car, upon a minimum combined purchase of AED 200 from any of the many outlets at Al Ghurair Centre, including Marks & Spencers, Emax, Jashnmal, Dune London, Springfield, Mango and many more. Your combined shopping receipts presented to the mall’s customer service desk will avail your ......read more
Shop for AED 200 at one of 17 participating malls from the Dubai Shopping Malls Group and get a chance to win Infiniti Q50 every week
Participation for the campaign commences on 22 June – 4 August ,2018 with the draws held during the 6 weekends of Dubai Summer Surprises
Dubai, 18 June UAE: With shoppers gearing up for the 21st edition of Dubai Summer Surprises, Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) is assured to surprise and the elevate the shopping experience this summer season. Under the patronage of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), 17 Malls across Dubai will host the ‘Shop & Win Dream Drive’ campaign that offers six sleek Infiniti Q50 cars to be won.
Commencing on June 22, shoppers can participate with a minimum purchase of AED 200 at any of the participating malls. ......read more
Bargain hunters to benefit from massive discounts at more than 1500 stores across 15 malls
Abu Dhabi, UAE –14 June 2018: Abu Dhabi residents and visitors will be treated to a 24-hour mall mega sale this weekend, as the Emirate’s retailers are expected to drop prices by as much as 90 per cent during this city-wide event. Organised by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with Abu Dhabi’s Department of Economic Development (DED), the sale will kick off tomorrow (Friday, June 15th) at 10am and run until 10am on Saturday, June 16th, marking an extra unmatched special start to Eid Fest celebrations at over 1500 outlets.
This year, 15 malls will be participating in this unique super sale including World Trade Centre (WTC) Mall, Al Jimi Mall, Dalma Mall, Hili Mall, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 13, 2018: Visitors to Dubai Festival City, Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated mega project, is set to have a memorable make Eid Al Fitr as the destination offers a variety of entertainment, deals and offers across the Mall and Hotels.
Dubai Festival City Mall
Dubai Festival City Mall (DFCM) 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 DFCM can still experience the Disney “Magical Wishing Well” and enjoy the IMAGINE shows every hour after sunset.
o ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 13, 2018: It’s that time of the year when festivity is in full swing, families celebrate, feast and children look forward to the excitement of receiving Eidiya. This Eid Al-Fitr, Emaar Entertainment is bringing a host of exciting activities and entertainment for the whole family starting from June 14.
Each Emaar Entertainment leisure attraction has something different in store to celebrate the occasion.
KidZania® Dubai will host a special Eid market for all the guests to explore and indulge in some festive shopping. The plaza will be decorated in an Eid theme with beautiful Eid colors and guests can avail upto 50% discount on Arabic items from the Souk.
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo will be running a special UAE resident offer with a standard ticket available for AED 90 ......read more
24-hour Mega Sale held in association with the Department of Economic Development of Abu Dhabi
Exciting programme of celebrations taking place across Yas Island during Eid Al Fitr
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 12 June 2018: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) in association with the Department of Economic Development of Abu Dhabi (DED) has announced a 24-hour mall mega sale, featuring discounts of up to 90 per cent, as part of this year’s Eid Fest celebrations. With more than 1500 stores involved, the sale will kick off at 10am on Friday, June 15th and run until 10am on Saturday, June 16th bringing families and friends from across the region and beyond to Abu Dhabi to celebrate this special occasion.
Inspired by the runaway success of last year’s Mega Sale at Yas Mall, 15 ......read more
Beat the hot weather and make the most of Aventura’s extended opening hours from now until the end of the season
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2018: Calling all adrenaline junkies! If you have already experienced the action-packed Aventura Park during the day, why not make the most of the cooler nights and enjoy an exhilarating zip-line in the Ghaf tree-lined forest in Mushrif Park after dark?
At Aventura Parks, you can test your mental and physical agility whilst having fun in the great outdoors. Dubai’s first adventure park offers an unforgettable experience filled with thrilling zip lines and over 80 climbing, tree-surfing, zip-lining, rope-crossing challenges spread over 5 different levels, off the ground and in-between the trees.
By night, the excitement is taken to new heights as you ......read more
Annual Literary Event Concludes Most Successful Edition with Sold-Out Session
Dubai, 11 March, 2018: Following ten days of literary celebrations, the 10th Emirates Airline Festival of Literature concluded on a high with a sold-out session with renowned comedian and bestselling children’s author David Walliams. The event capped off the Festival’s most successful edition, which featured 180 authors from nearly 50 countries.
Held by the Emirates Literature Foundation, the Festival is under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Isobel Abulhoul, OBE, CEO and Trustee of the Emirates Literature Foundation and Director of the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature said, ‘I am thrilled to announce that ......read more
• One stop Eid shopping destination to offer fun activities, daily prizes and surprises
• 11 crazy deals for 11 nights of shopping.
• Dhs. 1 Mobile and Tablet biddings, win smartphone, international trips, free goodies and lot more.
July 14th, 2014; Dubai, UAE……………Dubai’s popular and only night market during the holy month of Ramadan is all set to open its doors to public when it opens this Thursday, 17th July at Za’abeel Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre. Running until ......read more
Celebrate the solidarity and camaraderie of the Holy Month of Ramadan at The Dubai Mall, the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination, with an array of cultural, traditional, and charity initiatives.
An annual tradition, The Dubai Mall will once again provide visitors with daily Iftar packs encompassing of water, dates, and a Ramadan calendar, which will be distributed at all Guest Service Desks.
Each atrium in The Dubai Mall will be adorned with traditional ornaments and will provide culturally enriching experiences that are guaranteed to bring family and friends ......read more
A Wealth ofRamadanFamily Activities,Entertainmentand Promotions
Dubai, UAE, 6 July, 2014– BayAvenue Mall, a unique retail destination located in the heart of Business Bay, is running daily Ramadan activities from Iftar until Suhouron the ground and mezzanine floors of the food court area. This entire area has been dedicated to family entertainment and celebrations with a Ramadan spirit, including Arabic violin and oud players, and a henna tent.
There are also a range of activities and entertainment showsfor children of all ages including a bouncy castle, arcade games, ......read more
Ramadan & Eid Fair, Sharajah Ramadan Festival & Islamic Culture Capital celebrations begin
Sharjah, 2 July 2014 - With the inauguration of the 28th Ramadan & Eid Fair on Saturday (June 28), Expo Centre Sharjah has become the centre of all activities being held in Sharjah for the Holy Month of Ramadan.
This is for the first time that the entire set of activities for the Sharjah Ramadan Festival is being held at Expo Centre Sharjah, which will last for more than 30 days and include numerous Islamic cultural activities and programmes.
“Expo Centre Sharjah has ......read more
Samsung calls on individuals to celebrate the family with its Ramadan campaign
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – June 30, 2014 –This year, Samsung launches its ‘Hala-B-Hali’ campaign to encourage the spirit of Ramadan and the celebration of loved ones. The campaign will see Samsung encouraging people across the region to recreate an old family picture in the present day. A specially designed app available on the Samsung website will allow individuals to turn this image into a cover photo or profile pic, or any other number of ready to use formats across digital ......read more
• Highlights include Dubai International Holy Quran Award and Ramadan Forum
• Opportunity to be enlightened on Islam and its traditions, and to participate in charitable and community activities
Dubai is set to further enhance its position as a year-round family tourism destination with the launch of the fourth successive “Ramadan in Dubai”, which will witness a transformation of the city into a hub of Islamic culture and learning, through numerous activities inspired by the spirit and values of the Holy Month.
Organised by the Dubai Festivals and ......read more
Dubai, 21 June, 2014: Which books have entertained, thrilled and inspired the people of the UAE? The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has launched a new campaign to find out. The UAE’s favourite books campaign will be conducted in three stages and divided into English and Arabic for adults and children. The final list of books will be announced at the 2015 Festival.
Festival Director Isobel Abulhoul said of the campaign, “Everyone has that one book that was life-changing and that they return to over and over again. The LitFest would like book-lovers from all over ......read more
The popular five-day shopping fiesta, on at DWTC until March 30, 2014, is offering high-end luxury brands at 25-75% off
Dubai, March 26, 2014: Popular Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor today inaugurated the much-awaited Concept Big Brands Carnival, the five-day shopping event that brings high end luxury brands from all over the world to Dubai. Being held at Hall 7, Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DWTC), Dubai, the five-day event is back with bigger and better brands at amazing discounts. The event is being held until March 30, 2014.
Known for its wonderful offers, the ......read more
King Willem Day on Wednesday 30th April 2014!
Abu Dhabi, 26th March 2014 - Le Méridien Abu Dhabi visitors will get an opportunity to celebrate for the 1st time King Willem day - what was then Queen’s Day- on 30th April from 4:00pm onwards.
Come, discover and be amazed, this is all about Le Méridien Village Festival!
The Center Garden will be converted into a Netherland city with typical tulips and orange festive decoration. On this special occasion, Le Méridien Abu Dhabi will have the privilege of welcoming His Excellency Gerard Michels, ......read more
over 30 spectacular artistic installations
Dubai, UAE; March 20, 2014: The inaugural Dubai Festival of Lights, organised by Emaar Properties, in partnership with the City of Lyon's Festival of Lights (Fête des Lumières de Lyon), in its flagship mega-development Downtown Dubai, is offering a spellbinding experience for visitors with more than 30 spectacular lighting and artistic installations, until March 29, 2014.
In environment-friendly LED lighting, the artistic installations cover the alleyways and public spaces of the world’s most prestigious square kilometre ......read more
Featuring Ramez Helou as expert speaker
Dubai, UAE, 11 March 2013 – The Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC), the official representative organization for business women, both professionals and entrepreneurs, in the Emirate of Dubai, recently held its monthly Network Majlis event at the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Ramez Helou, CEO and Founder of The Academy for Sales Excellence, presented Council members with an invigorating speech on how to improve sales.
Held exclusively for members of the DBWC, the event provided an educational insight into what it takes to ......read more
Dubai Government Leadership Programme adopts ‘My Vision – Challenges in the Race for Excellence’ penned by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid for its book review program
- Amal bin Udai, Director General of Dubai Government Human Resources Department, said: “H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid’s vision guides the future leaders to accomplish success and excellence”.
Dubai, March 7, 2014: The Mohammed bin Rashid Centre has announced the selection of ‘My Vision – Challenges in the Race for Excellence’, written by H.H. Shiekh Mohammed bin ......read more
• Held in partnership with the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment to celebrate Dubai’s diverse dining options
• Launches ‘Hi-Fi Flavours’ campaign in parallel to the festival
Dubai, UAE; February 26, 2014: As the city awaits the mouth-watering Dubai Food Festival, Majid Al Futtaim’s shopping malls in Dubai are organizing a stellar line-up of exciting food-themed entertainment, activities and in-mall competitions to join in the fun. Deira City Centre, Mirdif City Centre and Mall of the Emirates invite everyone to indulge their taste ......read more
Dubai, 8 February, 2014: Global Village, Dubai’s leading family entertainment and cultural destination, has brought the imaginative Fairy Tales on Ice to the Middle East. This fantastic show will see all the children’s’ favourites such as Snow White & The Seven Dwarves, Pinocchio, Aladdin, and Sleeping Beauty, be performed live in on ice.
The Hungarian troupe dress up as the characters from these endearing children’s stories and perform dance routines on the ice to music straight out of the original animated movies. Each week during February there will be a ......read more
• Children aged 12 and under to enter Global Village for free on Monday Family Days at Global Village throughout February• Visitors to receive 10 dirham off voucher for every 60 dirhams spent at selection of popular restaurants in Global Village throughout the monthDubai, 1, February, 2014: Global Village, Dubai's leading family entertainment and cultural destination, is giving families more reasons than ever to spend their time at Global Village by launching a special new family promotion. It will allow children under the age of 12 to enter Global Village for free every Monday ......read more
Until February 2, 2014, visitors to SEGA Republic, one of the largest of its kind indoor theme park in the region, located at The Dubai Mall, and to SEGA Republic Game Zone at Dubai Marina Mall, stand to win up to one million e-tickets redeemable for smart phones, music systems, televisions, toys, gift sets, and more, with the DSF 2014 promotion ‘Win One Million.'Visitors to SEGA Republic at The Dubai Mall only need to spend AED 200 to enter the draw and can also double their chances of winning by spending AED 300. At SEGA Republic Game Zone at Dubai Marina Mall, visitors have to spend only ......read more
Moroccan Pavilion Captures its Colourful CultureDubai, 25 January, 2014: The Moroccan Pavilion at Global Village gives visitors to this amazing family entertainment and cultural destination the chance to experience the rich and varied culture of Morocco. Visitors looking for the very best in traditional Moroccan souvenirs will savour the sights, smells and sounds of the colourful pavilion that will brighten up a visit to Global Village as families look through the great selection of ornaments and tables.Stepping into the Moroccan Pavilion gives a sensation of walking among one of ......read more
Treat that special someone to a romantic photoshoot and create memories that will last forever19 January 2014 Dubai, UAE – Looking for the perfect gift for your loved one this Valentine's Day but struggling to come up an original idea? Fed up of buying the usual box of chocolates or bunch of flowers and instead racking your brains for something different and that has that added personal touch?fishfayce, the innovative photography and viral marketing company, has just the thing for you – the fishfayce Valentine's Day photography package. Priced at just AED 1,200 and lasting one hour, you and ......read more
Green Valley brings leading singing sensation to the UAE Leading Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf, who created a sensation by winning the second season of Arab Idol, took a packed audience at the Dubai Tennis Stadium at Irish Village on a musical journey which is set to reverberate for a long time. Over 4,000 music lovers packed the stadium on January 18 for the concert. Green Valley International Real Estate, one of the leading real estate companies in the region, was one of the principal sponsors of the event. The sponsorship was part of the company's efforts to play a pivotal role in ......read more
Dubai, UAE – Anne-Marie Inc., a lifestyle-consulting agency specializing in image brand development, special events and lifestyle VIP services, opens the darkest and most decadent underground circus experience known as the Big Apple Circus at Cirque Le Soir Dubai. The Big Apple Circus brings to the stage an enchanting show complete with a narrative conveyed through traditional New York Coney Island circus and theatrics. Roll up! Roll up! And step inside a spectacular extravaganza of circus beauties and sideshow freaks. At the Big Apple Circus, guests can feast their eyes on the bearded lady, ......read more
Experience Your Dream Vacation at Award Winning, 5 Star Luxury Resort Baros MaldivesTreat your loved one to the most romantic Valentine's of a lifetime by indulging your senses in an exceptional experience at idyllic Baros Maldives. Acclaimed as World's Most Romantic Resort at the World Travel Awards grand final in 2013, the five star resort offers GCC residents an exceptional experience on an island where guests can relax, explore and indulge themselves, all in one luxurious and award winning destination.Only four hours away from the UAE by direct flight, and 20 minutes by speed boat from ......read more
Dubai, 16 January, 2014: The GCC pavilions at Global Village this season are delivering a highly varied slice of true Arabian hospitality, while informing, educating and entertaining about the region's most-loved food, beverages, textiles, jewellery and more.Each country in the GCC region embodies its own distinctive style, reflected in the topography, architecture, cuisine, national dress and hospitality and this is reflected at their pavilions at this year's Global Village.The 18th edition of Global Village brings the GCC together at one destination with an eclectic mix of traditional ......read more
Customers can redeem 50% on each purchase Dubai, UAE (January 15, 2014): Dubai Furniture Manufacturing Company LLC (DFMC), a market leader in premium mattress segment in Middle East, announces special promotions during Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), the city's much-awaited annual shopping extravaganza. Now on every purchase of King Koil mattresses or accessories worth more than 500 AED, the DSF shoppers will get a 50% redemption vouchers which could be used to buy products from Comfort solutions series which includes Mattress Toppers, Mattress Protectors, Specialty Pillows, Duvets and Linen ......read more
Dubai, January 14, 2014 – Offeraty.com, the first online guide for retail offers and discounts in Dubai, has launched in the Emirate, coinciding with the start of the Dubai Shopping Festival 2014. The interactive website www.offeraty.com enables consumers to track enticing shopping bargains at Dubai's largest malls, starting from clothing and all the way to electronics.The launch comes at the perfect time, when shoppers from the United Arab Emirates and tourists visiting Dubai flock to the malls to take advantage of the discount-heavy festival. Shopping malls in Dubai witness significant ......read more
Virgin Megastore presents ‘Santa and His Crew' on December 13th, 10am-4pm, Mall of the Emirates08 December 2013 – Dubai, UAE: Virgin Megastore, the region's ultimate entertainment destination and one-stop entertainment shop presents ‘Santa and His Crew' for a fun-filled day of festive activities for the entire family on Friday, December 13th from 10am-4pm in Mall of the Emirates. With everything from a meet and greet with Santa Claus, presents for every child, professional photos with Santa, story time, delicious Christmas-themed treats and easy gift solutions, Virgin Megastore offers the ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 27 November, 2013 - Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) is marking the 42nd National Day with 14 days of continued celebration featuring company-wide activities for employees and families, as well as stakeholders from the public and private sectors. The venue itself has been decorated with the national flag in a way that encompasses the entire façade of the ADNEC headquarters.The festivities include cultural competitions and poetry reading sessions that unanimously reflect the spirit of patriotism. Throughout the 14-day duration that concludes tomorrow (28 November), ......read more
Dubai, UAE November 21st, 2013- UAE celebrates 42 years of independence with a variety of events and festivities for the whole family across the nation.To mark the unification of the seven emirates, the largest family entertainment centre in the UAE, Fun City proudly celebrates the 42nd National Day across all its centres in the emirates. In celebration for the 42nd National Holiday in UAE Fun City offers its customers a fun filled day for the family. To make the celebration even more exciting, all existing Fun City customers will receive an SMS offering a FREE AED 42 plus credit which can be ......read more
Dubai, 6 November, 2013: Global Village, aligning with HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashed Al Maktoom's “This Is the Flag of My Home” initiative, has raised the UAE flag at 12 noon today in celebration of the flag as a symbol of unity. ...read more
Visitors are winning big this season at Global Village and four people have already walked away with a brand new Audi A4, and with a chance to win every ThursdayDubai, UAE, 1 November, 2013: Global Village, Dubai's leading family entertainment and cultural attraction, are giving visitors the chance to win big this season, with visitors to Global Village being able to enter a draw to win one of 16, brand new Audi A4, every week once they purchase their entrance ticket.Reflecting the cultural diversity of a park that attracts people from various nationalities, the first four winners of Global ......read more
UAE – Dubai, 2013- To mark the end of summer and onset of the cold winter, a festival is celebrated annually called Halloween! Originating from Ireland, the popularity for this festival has grown far and wide. Also known as the Witches Night, Halloween is celebrated in various ways with exciting community led activities such as trick-or-treating, costume parties, haunted house tours and pumpkin carvings known as Jack-o'-lanterns. Other ‘hair raising' activities may include reading scary stories and watching frightening movies. Fun City also celebrates Halloween with its little visitors ......read more
New Record Breaking Crowds Make Global Village The Place To Celebrate Eid In DubaiDubai, UAE, 20 October 2013: Global Village, Dubai's leading family entertainment and cultural attraction, enjoyed record breaking numbers of visitors during Dubai's Eid celebrations. The establishments 18th season has seen more visitors than previous years during Eid celebrations. The Eid holiday, from the 10th till the 19th of October, saw more than 500,000 people visit Dubai's signature annual tourism and cultural destination, especially during the first three days of Eid on the 15th, 16th ......read more
Muscat, Oman; 13 October 2013: Compelling entertainment for the whole family is what City Centre malls will be offering this Eid. From Monday, October 14th to Wednesday, October 16th, Muscat City Centre's Leisure Court and Qurum City Centre's Ground Floor will be filled with family entertainment and interactive activities for everyone. Between 7:00pm and 10:00pm daily, kids can take part in singing and dancing, and then get to win exciting prizes from special games hosted by a live MC. In addition, children can have their favourite characters painted on their faces for ......read more
Global Village Giving Visitors To The Cultural Stage The Chance To Win An Audi A4 A WeekDubai, UAE, 16 October 2013: Global Village, Dubai's premium family entertainment hotspot, is more than ready to delight crowds over the Eid celebrations period of 10th to the 19th of October. Attractions such as the Fantasy Island Funfair by Mellors Group, a first for the region, will keep families of all ages entertained for hours this Eid. Visitors will also be able to try out the classic Dodgem rides, bungee jumping, and trampolines, along with more than 50 other rides and games, all while surrounded ......read more
Series of weekly lectures reaches its 4th week in celebration of National Breastfeeding WeekUAE, Sharjah, 17th September 2013: In line with the evolving lifestyles of modern women, Sharjah mothers are receiving life-changing insights on how to balance their careers with their breastfeeding, as well as the best methods of introducing supplementary solids and weaning. The series of lectures in both Arabic and English has been organized by Sharjah Baby Friendly Emirate Campaign as part of its celebrations for National Breastfeeding Week (10-16 November). The lectures started in August and the ......read more
Register 104,466 visitors during its 24-day run Sharjah, 12 August 2013 The just-concluded Ramadan & Eid Fair at Expo Centre Sharjah turned out to be the best family shopping and entertainment destination this season, attracting tens of thousands of visitors. During its 24-day run that concluded on August 10, the Ramadan & Eid Fair saw an impressive 17 per cent rise in visitor footfalls — a growth figure not seen in the recent past, registering nearly 104,466 visitors over the past year's turnout of 89,332. “What is more impressive is the fact that we have seen this encouraging rise ......read more
Eid al Fitr festivities kick off with the debut of ‘Crazy Lab', a popular family science show, traditional folk dances celebrating the Arab world and circus performancesDubai, UAE, 05 August 2013 – Majid Al Futtaim Properties' three flagship malls in Dubai: Deira City Centre, Mall of the Emirates and Mirdif City Centre are embracing Eid al Fitr with a family-friendly mix of children's edu-tainment and traditional dance performances celebrating the Arab World. The festivities will last for one week with a daily program of entertainment rotating across the three malls, ensuring that the ......read more
Ongoing Sharjah fair sees 52% rise in visitor turnoutSharjah, 4th August 2013: Creating a record of sorts, the ongoing Ramadan & Eid Fair at Expo Centre Sharjah has registered a staggering 52 per cent rise in the number of visitors in the first 11 days of the show.The show got under way on July 18 and will continue until August 10, covering the Ramadan as well as the Eid holidays.According to footfall compiled for the first 11 days, Ramadan & Eid Fair has seen 61,325 people visiting the show, compared to 40,327 in 2012, registering a massive 52.07 per cent rise.Maximum visitor numbers ......read more
24-Day Ramadan & Eid Fair lines up a host of entertainment and amusement activities Sharjah, 18th July 2013 Expo Centre Sharjah has rolled out a red carpet to visitors as the 27th edition of the Ramadan & Eid Fair got under way in Sharjah on Thursday (July 18). Promising a shopping and entertainment carnival of sorts for 24 days, the Ramadan & Eid Fair was inaugurated by Mr. Saeed Obaid Al Jarwan, Second Vice Chairman, Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The Ramadan and Eid Fair this year has packed enough entertainment, cultural and amusement activities in order to live up ......read more
Majority of the people today live a sedentary lifestyle because of which they are subject to a lot of lifestyle related diseases. Also, time is a constraint for people today but doing some sort of work – out is mandatory for a healthy life. Thus, a treadmill can be a solution to all this problem and one can check out a variety of options on DaBazaar for these cardio machines and easily place and order for the same.With the invention of a large variety of machines and other equipment, the lifestyle of people has become more convenient and comfortable. However, the addition of this comfort and ......read more
(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble:WHAT: Summer is meant for celebrating—celebrating the season, celebrating the weekends and embracing bold new beauty trends through it all. This summer, COVERGIRL's Easy Breezy Block Party Bus will hit the road to bring you the hottest looks and newest beauty products with exclusive pop-up beauty experiences at tour stops around the country.Guests will enjoy complimentary summer-inspired makeup and manicure applications, beauty tutorials and product sampling. All experiences are designed to share with friends on your social channels — from the digital ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 2 July 2013: (ME NewsWire) Exclusive distributor of Yokohama tires, Juma Al Majid Group, is launching its Tyre Clinic Campaign across its UAE retail network.Yokohama tires are sought after by individuals who desire Safety, High-Performance and Endurance. The two-month campaign (29 June - 28 August) extends to all Saloon, Sedan & 4WD motorists during the Dubai Summer Surprises event and Ramadan. Visitors can avail a “Free Tire Check-Up” receiving advice on the tyre's condition, maintenance, one-time nitrogen filling, one rotation and tyre balancing service up ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – July 2,2013 – ( ME NewsWire) Value Retail, the creator and operator of the Collection of Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages, the leading luxury outlet shopping destinations in Europe, has entered into a partnership with Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), to provide its Shopping Day Experience packages as part of GHA's loyalty programme ‘GHA Discovery' for 19 hotel brands worldwide. GHA Discovery Black card members (with stays of more than 30 days at GHA hotels) can now redeem Shopping Day Experience packages at four of the nine Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages across Europe: ......read more
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Tuesday, July 2nd 2013 [ME NewsWire]: In a meeting held on Tuesday, the Al Faraj Relief Fund' Board of Directors decided to launch a special Ramadan campaign to support its programs to provide aid and assistance to target groups. The meeting, which was held at the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ conference room, was chaired by Major General Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Chairman of the Al Faraj Fund Board of Directors.The campaign includes a number of media programs highlighting the ......read more
When it comes to taking few days off from the super busy life, one tends to look for the places which can provide freshness to the monotonous life. Dubai is undoubtedly one of the most common tourist's places to be visited and in case one can team it up with a little adventure, there is nothing better than that.In today's lifestyle, vacations are must. The hectic work hours and the amount of pressure which one tends to put over mind while working makes it almost inevitable to take a break every now and then so that the mind can get refreshed. This not only enhances the output of the future ......read more
DSS campaign offers one Hyundai Veloster car per week, and discount vouchersDubai, UAE; June 13, 2013: As Dubai welcomes the summer with an unprecedented array of festivities that mark the ‘Summer is Dubai' campaign by the Dubai Festivals & Retail Establishment (DFRE), Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) is celebrating the first event in the three-month long calendar of events with a festive array of prizes for customers during ‘Dubai Summer Surprises' (DSS) to be held until July 7, 2013.As a Strategic Partner of DFRE, STOP, SHOP and ZOOM offers customers of ZOOM stores in ENOC/EPPCO ......read more
It is always advisable to take proper guidance before starting any work. And when it comes to visiting a tourists place, a bus tour is all it takes to make the journey worthwhile. Dubai is no exception to it and all one needs is to choose the best tour and enjoy to the fullest.With the reasonable expanses, one has to make for travelling, overseas destinations have now become the most preferred ones. People now plan to cover whole of the world in bits and try and take vacation to a foreign land as and when it is feasible to take time out of their busy lives. The vacations are indeed much ......read more
Dubai, June 11, 2013: Walk in to PLUG INS for the hottest deals on consumer electronics this DSS, as the UAE's first multi-brand consumer electronics retailer, announced its Super Savers offer. Customers can take advantage of the latest offers on CE items including mobile phones, smartphones, cameras, tablets, notebooks and desktops, home appliances, the latest TV's and also receive gifts and vouchers worth AED 1million. The Al-Futtaim company's DSS offer is valid till July 7 across its eight stores in the UAE.Sean Connor, General Manager at PLUG INS said: “Our stores are stocked with the ......read more
Dubai, June 10, 2013: With heat rising this summer, Lamcy Plaza celebrates DSS with its ‘Summer is Dubai' campaign. The mall adds excitement with a special and unique offer at Al Maya Supermarket where one can stand a chance to win back 100% of the total purchase through mall gift vouchers. It's a total win-win situation for the shoppers where they get the opportunity to do shopping free of cost. Whatever may be the amount, AED 5 to AED 5,000 or more, you could win it back!Lamcy Plaza in partnership with the DSMG (Dubai Shopping Malls Group Secretariat) will have raffle draw promotions ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; June 10, 2013: It's the perfect time to indulge on the best fashion buys as Candella Boutique announces its sizzling hot offer for the Dubai Summer Surprises sale! Candella, a one-of-a-kind fashion house offering an eclectic collection of the local and regional talent in clothing, bags, footwear and accessories, is offering up to 75 per cent discount on a range of the most fashionable pieces you can get your hands on at discounted prices. One of Dubai's first homegrown boutiques, Candella offers signature fashion pieces and trendy items that are ......read more
Almost every human has a tendency to get attracted towards the art. So in case one is on vacations to a specific place and gets a chance to witness some of the events and shows, it adds some more charm to the visit and gives memories enough to last a lifetime!Dubai is one of the most preferred destinations whenever one thinks of taking a vacation out of the hectic life. The city has been able to blend the old and the new in an excellent way. Where it has been able to maintain the Arabian feel till date, it is indeed the place to own the most luxurious hotel of the world. That is what attracts ......read more