Dubai, UAE, 15 July 2020: Tired of staying at home, and looking for fun out of the sun? BurJuman has the perfect summer planned for you! Stay out of the Dubai summer heat as we bring the outdoors indoor with BurJuman's Dubai Summer Surprises activation (DSS) - an 'a-maze-ing' extravaganza for the whole family, with strict social distancing and safety protocols in place.
All family members are invited to channel their inner explorer as they navigate through our life-size, 18-metre-long maze filled with picture-perfect opportunities. With twists and turns waiting at every corner, don’t forget to bring your sense of direction as you find your way to the mystical treehouse at the centre; the perfect backdrop for colourful family photos. After you complete our a-maze-ing challenge, continue the adventure. ......read more
“Countless winners, endless prizes” is City Centre Me’aisem’s mantra this month as the shopping mall rewards its customers with promotions, cash prizes, and a brand-new car
Dubai, UAE, 14 July 2020: As customers return to shopping malls, City Centre Me’aisem is rewarding shoppers’ enthusiasm with Dubai Summer Surprises, featuring a variety of retail deals and prizes to be won alongside an exclusive 12-hour-only flash sale to kick it all off. Making the shopping experience all the sweeter, shoppers can also get in the running to win one of six brand-new Infiniti Q50 cars, and weekly cash prizes, from 9 July to 29 August.
Kicking off at noon on 9 July, the 12-hour flash sale offers bundles of generous promotions at participating outlets, with up to 90 per cent off in discounts at ......read more
Sharjah, July 14, 2020: Under the name “Sharjah Shopping Promotions 2020”, the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, SCCI, has recently announced that the exceptional shopping season in the emirate will kick off on July 22 and will last until August 21, stressing its commitment to stepping up efforts to support the retail sector and shopping centers in the Emirate of Sharjah, in light of the economic repercussions of COVID-19 pandemic.
“Such events would help boost the emirate’s economic activities and their sustainability, in addition to spreading happiness among community members through these attractive and amazing festivals,” added the SCCI.
Strengthening the retail sector
The Chamber went on to say: “Sharjah Shopping Promotions aims to strengthen the retail ......read more
• The milestone follows the sale of 594 total units in phases one and two of Elan, representing a total sales value of AED 900 million.
• Move underscores Majid Al Futtaim’s enduring commitment to its customers’ investments.
• Elan will be an exclusive gated community within the wider Tilal Al Ghaf development in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, 13 July 2020: Majid Al Futtaim Communities has underlined the resilience of the UAE real estate market by holding a ground-breaking ceremony for their recently launched Elan neighbourhood at Tilal Al Ghaf on July 12. The move officially kicks off the construction phase of the development, moving the project one step closer to its planned delivery by December 2022. The milestone follows the sale of 594 total units in phases one and two of Elan, ......read more
Abu Dhabi - July 13, 2020: Dalma Mall, one of Abu Dhabi’s iconic shopping destination, announces the official opening of the mall. Implementing extra measures, over and above the Government protocols, Dalma Mall successfully concluded its reopening strategy with the grand opening of the mall.
Along the opening, Dalma mall also announced the new customer care directives under their umbrella pandemic resolution programme – ‘We care’. The new directives will work towards building customer trust and tangible safety standards.
Under this new order, strict daily measures along with extensive trainings to the ground staff and security is facilitated. Some of the measures include;
• All customers, shop staff and information desk employees at Dalma Mall to ......read more
As Dubai starts to reopen the tourism sector post-COVID-19, the seal assures that the institutions are compliant with the issued health and safety guidelines and standards.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 13, 2020:
Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE obtains ‘Dubai assured stamp for tourism and retail establishments’ for its commitment to the standards and guidelines for public health and safety, and its eagerness to follow and apply the highest international standards to ensure the safety of its visitors from the population of the country and its visitors.
Highlighting the significance of this achievement, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop said: - “Since the inception of Union Coop, it is committed to applying the highest standards of international ......read more
Retail Abu Dhabi's 'Unbox Amazing' initiative provides a unique shopping experience for everyone
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 13, 2020: Bawabat Al Sharq Mall welcomes back shoppers with a mega summer shopping experience of great deals, exclusive collections, and exciting prizes.
The mall has lined up the most diverse collections of international & home-grown brands ranging from luxury, beauty, fashion, and electronics to home shopping and much more.
Shoppers who spend AED 200 or more on their eligible Visa card with the four participating banks (Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, Al Hilal Bank, and First Abu Dhabi Bank) at Bawabat Al Sharq Mall will enter special draws for chances to win exciting surprises all through this summer.
As part of the Department of Culture ......read more
• Giving the retail sector a kick-start, shoppers can win big on a minimum spend of AED200
• 1 season, 3 promotions; Eid Al Adha and Back to School to be part of DSS
• 70 lucky shoppers to win cash totaling AED300,000 and six people to win the grand prize of a brand-new INFINITI Q50 car
Dubai; 09 July 2020: Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG), with the support of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), has unveiled its citywide shopping promotion for Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) 2020.
With an all new contactless mechanism for a digital raffle draw and high safety measures for residents of Dubai, the popular seven-week summer promotion ‘Shop & Win’ will offer big surprises worth AED1 million.
From 9 July to 29 August, a ......read more
• Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif and City Centre Deira will curate a programme of unrivalled experiences for mall customers this summer.
• Exclusive 12-hour flash sale will offer discounts of up to 90 per cent at participating outlets and a chance to win 1 million SHARE points.
• Seven more SHARE millionaires to be awarded weekly following the flash sale.
• Interactive mall activations will offer a creative and competitive play space.
• Exclusive and innovative summer camps with exciting fun activities for kids
Dubai, UAE, 09 July 2020: Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif, and City Centre Deira have an exciting summer lined up with a six-week period of unmissable retail deals and an exclusive 12-hour-only flash sale on the horizon. For those itching to get out ......read more
Dubai Summer Surprises is offering shoppers spending AED 100 and above at Souk Madinat Jumeirah and The Walk JBR the chance to win a new Cadillac CT5
Dubai, UAE: July 09, 2020: Dubai Retail, the retail management arm of Dubai Holding, in association with Al Ghandi Auto, is offering residents and shoppers the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime prize with a brand-new Cadillac CT5 as part of a ‘Spend and Win’ promotion running across two of its iconic destinations during this year’s Dubai Summer Surprises festival.
The ‘Spend and Win’ promotion at Dubai’s premier beachfront destination, The Walk at Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), and Souk Madinat Jumeirah, the authentic Arabian bazaar, is part of a Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) partnership with the Department of ......read more
Unbelievable savings on new season stock from brands including Adidas, Reebok, Ted Baker, Guess, M&S and much more at Dubai Festival City Mall and Dubai Festival Plaza
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 05 July 2020: Kicking off on 9th July as part of Dubai's highly anticipated summer shopping extravaganza, Dubai Summer Surprises, Al-Futtaim Malls is launching a dedicated shopping zone, Festival Souk, giving customers the chance to shop at a minimum discount of 50% and more across leading brands. With something for everyone, the Festival Souk will be operating in both Dubai Festival City Mall and Dubai Festival Plaza across brands from footwear, fashion, watches, home, perfumes and cosmetics.
In addition, Al-Futtaim Malls will be giving away daily prizes of AED 1,000 in Festival City Gift Cards with a spend of ......read more
The new and unique set up is set to serve 3 emirates namely – Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 30, 2020: Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE announced the opening of a new branch with a different concept in the Al Tayy area. Due to the strategic location and ease of connectivity, this new branch will serve the emirates of Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman, providing them with food and non-food commodities at a comparatively lower price range of 15 to 20%. This comes within the framework of supporting the wise leadership’s direction and translating the rational aim of providing sustainable food resources in the country and building a food security system as a top priority.
Commenting on the new concept, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 28, 2020: Construction sector in the GCC countries will continue to thrive despite the temporary thaw in activities caused due to the unprecedented Covid-19 crisis that almost halted the global economic activities and triggered a panic reaction across the world.
There are a number of realistic reasons for the optimistic outlook. First, more than a third of the region’s 54 million people are younger than 25 years of age. All of them are going to enter the productive phase in their lives – earning a decent living, getting married and raising a family within the next 3-5 years. They would look for housing facilities, be it an apartment or a villa, within this timeframe.
In addition to the housing facilities, the governments will have to invest in infrastructure – roads ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 24 2020: Media Rotana Hotel Dubai announced the reopening of its doors to receive guests and visitors.
In the period prior to this opening, all the necessary preparations that fall under the framework of preventive precautionary measures were made, such as, conducting the necessary medical examinations to ensure the health and safety of the team, as well as a daily examination when entering and leaving the premises, in addition to performing comprehensive sterilization of all rooms and facilities. The hotel is preparing to welcome the guests starting from the 21st of June 2020.
The hotel has efficiently cleaned and sterilized the entire hotel with world-class sanitary chemicals, from the reception hall to the rooms, restaurants, the fitness hall and all other facilities. The hotel has ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 21 June 2020: BurJuman celebrates the new shopping normal with fantastic exclusive promotions, welcoming back visitors of all ages with strict social distancing and safety protocols in place to keep its community safe.
Miss the thrill of window inspiration? Head to BurJuman for some serious ‘retail therapy’, and remember just how much fun browsing, imagining, and experiencing can be. All with the peace of mind of BurJuman’s new shopping normal:
Follow our Health and Safety Protocols - Shop Responsibly – Stay Safe at BurJuman
With great offers on exclusive fashion brands, treat yourself to a well-deserved shopping spree. Now is the perfect time to update your summer wardrobe, and enjoy getting back to fitness. Enjoy discounts of up to 75% on ......read more
Dubai Festival City Mall and Festival Plaza now open to children below 12
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21st June 2020: In accordance with the announcement by the Supreme Committee of Disaster Management around easing restrictions on a number of activities for children under 12, Al-Futtaim Malls welcomed back its younger visitors this weekend with special kid-sized masks to ensure they are kept safe when shopping in both Dubai Festival City Mall and Festival Plaza.
As part of its Festival Cares initiative, throughout the two malls, Al-Futtaim will provide over 50,000 masks which will be given to children throughout the week. Visitors must continue to adhere to health and safety rules while in the malls, including the requirement that they wear masks at all times, sanitize their hands prior to entering the ......read more
Union Coop is looking forward to expand its presence further in the emirate of Dubai with the new project worth AED 40 Million Approx.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 17, 2020:
Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE through its ‘Investment Division’ has revealed that the completion rate of its commercial center project in the Al-Bada'a area has reached about 20%, and the implementation of this project comes from Union Coop’s endeavor to achieve one of its most important strategic goals, which is the strategic expansion and increasing its outreach to serve the members of society and shareholders, and contribute to obtaining a unique shopping experience. Union Coop plans to achieve this objective in general by deploying branches with international level specifications that allow ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 17 June 2020:
As we get ready to celebrate Father’s Day on 21 June 2020, we have put together a gift guide for all you last-minute shoppers out there. A tech geek, a home chef, an outdoorsman, a passionate worker, a fashion aficionado, we have a gift for every father figure out there.
If your dad loves the outdoors, we have a wide selection of brands offering the perfect footwear, bag and other accessories he might require on his next adventure. Be it shoes for hiking, biking or other outdoor activities; you can find loads of options at Lumberjack, Merell, Adidas, Reebok and more.
Image: Clarks at BurJuman
If the one who leads the kitchen at home is your dad, BurJuman is the best place to shop for him. Jashanmal at BurJuman introduced an ......read more
More than 76 brands at Doha Festival City re-opened their doors to shoppers today, including much loved fashion, home decor, electronics, and sportswear brands.
Doha, Qatar – 16 June 2020: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only destination for shopping, is excited to welcome back shoppers to their favorite brands and retail shops, with the reopening of its stores as part of phase 1 of the gradual lifting of Covid-19 restrictions in Qatar.
Fashion enthusiasts can visit the mall and shop the trendiest collections for both ladies and menswear from more than 35 fashion brands including &Other Stories, Abercrombie & Fitch, Aldo, American Eagle Outfitters, Armani Exchange, Aura, Banana Republic, Bershka, BHS, Boggi, Centrepoint, Collection of Style, Gap, Guess, H&M, H&M Men's, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 14th June 2020: Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH) is pleased to announce many of its luxury and five star hotels across the UAE are operating and back in full swing with strict safety and precautionary measures in place to ensure the wellbeing of all its guests.
“We have introduced strict procedures as per local authorities’ regulations across our businesses as we emerge from unprecedented challenges and adapt to the global transformation within the hospitality industry. Staying optimistic for future traveI, the safety of all guests and employees is our primary focus and our responsibility being a leading hospitality company. We are continuously monitoring the performance of our businesses and adjusting accordingly whilst some of our hotels benefit from extensive refurbishments to enhance ......read more
Sharjah, June 13, 2020:
The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, SCCI, has recently announced the completion of 15% of the infrastructure development project for the 10th industrial zone in Sharjah. The project is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the UAE Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, and in collaboration with the Sharjah Department of Town Planning and Survey, Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority (SRTA), and Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA).
The project was launched last February with the aim of reconstructing the whole area, providing the best services to the people, promoting the Emirate’s competitiveness and developing its economic environment and its investment attractiveness and enhancing its sustainable development.
The total ......read more
• Entry into Kenya will cement CG Hospitality’s 5 country growth strategy in East-Africa
• Flaunting a diversified portfolio across the world, CG hospitality Holdings owns and operates 134 Hotels, Resorts and Wellness Spas in 12 countries, across 93 exotic destinations; while its global management company ‘CG Hotels and Resorts’ manages its own brands namely ‘Zinc”, “Fern” and “Beacon” and also operates four hotels in Seychelles
• CG Hospitality owns the recently launched TAJ Jumeirah Lake Towers in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 11, 2020: CG Hospitality, the hospitality arm of CG Corp Global, the first multi-billion-dollar conglomerate from Nepal, announces its re-entry into the rapidly growing East Africa market, with the ......read more
• The new section is part of an AED 377 million redevelopment project at
Majid Al Futtaim’s first-ever shopping mall
• The mall is on track for a September launch of Food Central, an innovative food hall concept, marking a compelling new addition to City Centre Deira
• At 1.1m sq. ft, City Centre Deira will further diversify its retail offering to include new ‘Home’ category outlets
Dubai, UAE, 10 June 2020: City Centre Deira is set to unveil its renovated East Court this week as part of an ambitious AED 377 million redevelopment project that is now nearly complete. The reveal will mark the culmination of a 2 year-long project towards a renewed shopping experience and compelling addition of the home category at City Centre Deira. The focal point of the East Court will be realised in ......read more
Union Coop is looking forward to expand its presence further in the emirate of Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 10, 2020:
The largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE, Union Coop through its ‘Investment Division’ has revealed that the completion rate of its Warqa’a City Mall reached 92%, with approximate cost of AED 215 Million, and is supposed to increase the strategic merchandise stock to 20%. The project comes within the framework of Union Coop’s plan for strategic expansion and increasing its outreach to serve the members of society, and contribute to obtaining a unique shopping experience.
Revealing the details on this, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop said: “The Al Warqa’a City Mall project is located in Al Warqa’a-3 area of Dubai, will ......read more
- Al Ghurair Retail brand, The Face Shop unveils their concept store at the Mall Of The Emirates
- The store welcomes a state-of-the-art and unique customer experience in line with the changing global shopping dynamic
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 09, 2020: Part of the Al Ghurair Retail family, all-natural Korean beauty brand, The Face Shop has opened doors to their new concept store located in the heart of New Dubai’s ultimate shopping destination – Mall of The Emirates. With the onset of the changing dynamic in retail industry around the world, The Face Shop, welcomes customers into their latest home, supported with a unique and state-of-the-art shopping experience like never seen before. Located on the first floor of the mall, the 600-square feet store observes a shift in the ......read more
AED250,000 worth of daily prizes, live entertainment and more at new mall on Palm Jumeirah
Dubai, 23 December 2019: Prepare for a prize-winning shopping experience as Nakheel Mall, the new centrepiece of Palm Jumeirah, celebrates the milestone 25th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) with massive rewards, including five brand new BMWs and AED250,000 worth of daily instant prizes.
Nakheel Mall, which is participating in DSF for the first time, is also staging live shows and entertainment from The Flintstones, Transformers, Bugs Bunny and Little Tweety ......read more
A comprehensive course, devised by Community Associations Institute in conjunction with DREI, has been established to ensure all participants are trained to the highest international industry standards
Dubai, UAE, 22 December 2019: Three60 Communities, a subsidiary of Eltizam Asset Management Group and a leading regional provider of management services to premium residential and commercial communities, announced that it is the first company in the region to provide ‘M100 - The Essentials of Community Association Management’ training devised by Community Associations Institute ......read more
- The future mosques will have a total capacity of over 2,500 worshipers
- Sites for mosques were selected based on future population and expansion plans
- The traditional design is in line with the standard set by the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments
- The mosques will be open for worship in the second quarter of 2020
- The mosques will contribute to a vibrant and culturally minded community
Abu Dhabi, UAE - December 22, 2019: Modon Properties (Modon), a master developer of real estate, destination and residential projects in Abu Dhabi and a ......read more
Plantweb Insight platform adds two new Pervasive Sensing™ applications that manage wireless networks more efficiently with a singular interface to the enterprise
December 21, 2019 – Emerson has added two new IIoT solutions to its Plantweb™ Insight data analytics platform that will enable industrial facilities to transform the way they manage their enterprise-level wireless network infrastructure.
As digitalization and wireless technology adoption continue to rapidly expand in industrial facilities throughout the world, the need for greater visibility of network ......read more
• The mall is celebrating the holiday season with creative workshops, festive movie screenings, and opportunities to win a great selection of prizes
• Grand prize worth AED 25,000 in mall GiftCards up for grabs
Ajman, UAE, 18 December 2019: City Centre Ajman is bringing a piece of the North Pole right into the mall to celebrate the upcoming holiday season with a festive programme of creative workshops, generous prizes, and fun-filled activities for the whole family. From December 1 up to and including December 31, residents and tourists of Ajman will ......read more
Drive home a brand new Chevrolet Tahoe this festive season by participating in the digital raffle promotion
Abu Dhabi; 17 December 2019: As the excitement of the festive period engulfs the capital, visit Dalma Mall with your friends and family and celebrate the festive season like never before. The winter festivities at Dalma Mall will kick off with Enchanted Musical Box, a stage show running from 19th until 21st December and a novel campaign ‘WiNFi’- Connect & Win, a one of its kind digital raffle promotion from 19th December till 17th January ......read more
• A candy-themed winter wonderland will offer workshops and prizes throughout December
• Voucher rewards and a grand prize SUV also await guests of the activation
• A special guest dressed all in red will also make an appearance for photographs
Fujairah, UAE, 17 December 2019: City Centre Fujairah is bringing something sweet to mall guests this holiday season with the launch of the month-long Candy Festival, serving up immersive food-focused workshops and generous opportunities to win. A dedicated mall space will be transformed with ......read more
New Immersive VR Destination Backed by Hollywood’s Biggest Hitters Set to Open in the Mall of the Emirates on 19 December 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 December 2019: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, and Dreamscape Immersive, the location-based VR entertainment company, backed by some of Hollywood’s heaviest hitters, today announced the opening of Dreamscape’s first international location at Mall of the Emirates on 19 December, ......read more
Winter wonderland all wrapped up at world’s largest themed mall
Dubai, 16 December 2019: Welcome in the holiday season with a 12-day schedule of festive family fun at Ibn Battuta Mall.
‘Tis the season: 15 December to 26 December
Younger mall-goers can celebrate the festive season with a winter wonderland-themed arts and craft activation at India Court, which will be open daily from 2 pm to 10 pm.
The seasonal excitement continues with a festive tree and Santa’s Grotto at India Court, open from Sunday ......read more
Visitors of City Centre Sharjah can soon dance and sing along with Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants
Sharjah, UAE, 16 November 2019: Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants and his best pal Patrick Star will swap the deep sea for the desert sands of Fujairah and Sharjah this December to give kids another way of celebrating the holidays. From 19 – 21 December at City Centre Sharjah, Nickelodeon’s favourite Bikini Bottom duo will be hosting workshops, sing-alongs, and meet-and-greet sessions for the whole family to get involved in.
Set on stage ......read more
The annual charity event - held in partnership with Kempinski Hotel
Mall of the Emirates - returned bigger than ever before for its 14th edition
Dubai - UAE, December 15 2019: Mall of the Emirates, Majid Al Futtaim’s flagship mall destination, has joined forces with Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates to help cook up an AED 107,000 donation to Emirates Red Crescent - right in time for the season of giving. The annual stollen charity cake sale was hosted earlier this week (6 December 2019) at the Mall of the Emirates’ South Galleria, and ......read more
Mega sales and exciting events to be held during winter season
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 15th December 2019: In collaboration with the Department of Culture and Tourism, Bawadi Mall, the largest shopping mall in Al Ain, will host the thrilling ‘RAD Winter – Reverse Auction’ campaign starting this December to double the fun and excitement during the festive cold season.
Part of ‘RAD Winter’ is two mega sale and hot deal extravaganzas featuring some of the leading outlets and establishments in the mall. The ‘Pre-Winter ......read more
Huge festive space will be home to outdoor cinema, multiple renowned F&B outlets, activities, games, Santa meet-and-greet, and much more
Dubai, UAE, 12 December 2019: City Centre Me’aisem is creating an outdoor Winter in Wonderland this festive season, complete with a glittering Christmas tree, crystal-white snow, and popular treats, in what will be the mall’s first ever entertainment and food event.
The month-long festival – from 5 December till 5 January – intends to bring families and friends together to experience renowned F&B pop-ups, a ......read more
December 12, 2019: City Centre Muscat has installed free wheelchair cabinets to serve the mall's elderly and special needs visitors, in a step from the mall to serve the visitors and give them a pleasant time and an easy and comfortable shopping experience with all family members.
Special wheelchairs are available at the main entrance. Visitors can borrow these free chairs to enjoy various shopping, food and entertainment options and return it when leaving the mall.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 12, 2019: IKEA is giving the first 1,000 visitors the chance to be amongst the lucky 25 winners to win gift vouchers worth AED 1,000 as the store opens on 18th December
The Swedish home furnishing giant invites the city to join a morning filled with fun, festivities, food and a chance to win gift vouchers as it opens its doors in Jebel Ali on the 18th of December.
Not leaving any stone unturned in keeping the tradition of making every IKEA store opening special, the first few customers entering the store will be in for a special ......read more
With the chance to meet Santa, stories with Mrs Claus, carol singers, and a tree lighting ceremony, Ski Dubai is creating a Christmas Wonderland full of cheer
Dubai, UAE, 09 December 2019: Now’s the perfect time to pull on that questionable Christmas jumper, warm up the vocal cords, and get ready to spread some festive cheer as Ski Dubai at Mall of the Emirates announces a picture-perfect Christmas Wonderland from 12 – 24 December. The packed programme of activities offers the opportunity to meet the main man himself - Santa Claus, witness the lighting of a ......read more
The Number of UAE Nationals working with Union Coop reached 423
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 08, 2019: ‘Union Coop’ revealed 37% Emiratization rate until the end of November, with 30% growth compared to last year, as the number of UAE Nationals working reached 423, compared to 725 expatriate employees.
Highlighting Union Coop’s commitment towards the Directives of UAE’s wise leadership, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop said: “The high rate achieved in Emiratization comes as a result of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 8th December 2019: As the month turns to December and the young and old can start counting down to the winter holidays, the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has introduced the “Gifting Weekend”. Set to take place from 12 to 14 December 2019, residents and visitors can revel in the true spirit of the season, as retailers and shopping malls across Dubai stage magical festive activities and events, and launch the most incredible deals and offers ranging from 25 to 75 per cent over the three days.
Dubai will be ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 08, 2019: Renowned for offering personalised hospitality and service excellence to transit passengers and travellers alike, the 530-key Dubai International Hotel is home to distinct offerings and Luxury facilities at one of the world’s busiest airports. The airport hotel has yet another reason to celebrate during the festive season, with two team members bagging the Hozpitality Excellence Awards 2019!
Located within Dubai International Airport, across Airport Terminal 1 and Airport Terminal 3, Dubai International Hotel greets ......read more
BAHRAIN – Swiss-Belhotel International has promoted Alban Dutemple to acquire the role of Cluster General Manager for two properties namely Swiss-Belhotel Seef Bahrain and Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair. Alban has been working with the group as General Manager for Swiss-Belhotel Seef Bahrain since June 2018. With this announcement also comes the establishment of pre-opening offices for the upcoming Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair (opening Q1 of 2020) as well as the appointment of different heads of departments.
Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development ......read more
UAE, December 7, 2019 – Al Masaood Begum (AMB), one of Abu Dhabi’s iconic Modular and Prefabricated Building Solutions providers and part of the Al Masaood Group, is continuing its collaboration for the fifth consecutive year with The Emirates Airlines Dubai Rugby Sevens as Tournament Partner of the 2019 edition – was successfully concluded at the Sevens Stadium, Dubai.
Through this collaboration, as AMB Rentals, a Division of AMB, will provide turnkey solutions for an array of temporary structures required for the event including ablution units, access toilets, VIP ......read more
The Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai participated recently in the ‘Clean Up the World’ Initiative organised by Dubai Municipality. Over 30 volunteers from the hotel took part in the activity held at Al Aweer. The theme this year was ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ under the parent organization ‘Clean Up the World Australia’ supported by UN Environment Programme (UNEP).
Mr. Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai said, “Protection of the environment is everyone’s responsibility and we are glad to extend our support to campaigns ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 04 December 2019: The Festive season is all about cherished moments with loved ones and this year Dubai Festival City Mall is set to be the ultimate festive celebratory destination with a host of magnificent activities and experiences being offered from 5th December to 29th December.
Throughout the festive period, visitors can watch the magical 20-meter tree lighting ceremony daily at 6pm and a special live show running every hour with the ‘Festive City Singers’ singing to your favourite festive songs and carols. Visitors can also head to ......read more
الإمارات العربية المتحدة، دبي، 30 نوفمبر، 2019:
أحيت تعاونية الاتحاد أكبر التعاونيات الاستهلاكية في الدولة، الذكرى السنوية ليوم الشهيد تعبيراً عن الفخر والاعتزاز بتضحيات شهداء الإمارات الخالدة في ذاكرة الوطن، حيث نكست الأعلام في جميع فروعها البالغ عددها 17 فرعاً ومراكزها التجارية (اتحاد مول والبرشاء مول).
وتعقيباً على ذلك، قال سعادة خالد حميد بن ذيبان الفلاسي الرئيس التنفيذي لتعاونية الاتحاد " تحتفي دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة بذكرى "يوم الشهيد" العطرة التي تدل على فخر واعتزاز الدولة قيادةً وشعباً بتضحيات الشهداء الأبرار من أجل إعلاء راية الوطن وحفظ الاستقرار والسلام في ......read more
Retail Pioneer hoists the National Flag at half-mast in all of its branches and business centres to honour the sacrifices of the Martyrs
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 30, 2019: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE honored the memory of the Emirati Martyrs on the occasion of ‘commemoration Day’ by hoisting the National flag half-mast in all of its 17 branches and Commercial centres (Etihad Mall and Al Barsha Mall), to honor the sacrifices and dedication of Emiratis who sacrificed their lives for their country.
On the ......read more
• Shoppers to enjoy up to 75% discount during the 4-day super sale
• Mall visitors to witness wide range of cultural programs and novel events
Abu Dhabi; November 28, 2019: From cultural performances, fusion dance, kid’s activity corner, roaming entertainment to interactive digital attractions and more, Dalma Mall, the favorite mall of Abu Dhabi will be buzzing once again starting 28th November in celebration of the 48th UAE National Day and throughout the long weekend.
Dalma mall has announced a wide range of activities ......read more
Sharjah, UAE - November 28, 2019: This UAE National Day, leading department store, Robinsons will be hosting a range of activities to keep the little ones entertained. And if this wasn’t enough, shoppers can enjoy browsing a range of Emirati brands across the store, which are perfect gifts for loved ones. So, whether shoppers are looking for a family day out or wanting to shop the latest collections straight off the catwalk – Robinsons has it all.
From Wednesday 27th November until Tuesday 3rd December, Robinsons will be hosting a series of fun-filled activities for kids ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 27th November 2019: With White Friday fast approaching, Dubai Festival City Mall is offering its customers the chance to splurge this weekend as they offer up to 75% discount across popular brands including Robinsons, Guess, Kate Spade, Toys R Us, Marks & Spencer, ACE, Coach, Under Armour, US Polo Assn, IKEA, Vincci, Adidas, Zara, Mango, Sunglass Hut and Old Navy.
This will be the biggest White Friday sale the mall has ever seen with more than 100 retailers taking part in the sale to offer customers great bargains and amazing deals, with many retailers offering ......read more
• Shoppers to enjoy up to 75% discount during the 4-day super sale
• Mall visitors to witness wide range of cultural programs and novel events
Abu Dhabi - November 27, 2019: From cultural performances, fusion dance, kid’s activity corner, roaming entertainment to interactive digital attractions and more, Dalma Mall, the favorite mall of Abu Dhabi will be buzzing once again starting 28th November in celebration of the 48th UAE National Day and throughout the long weekend.
Dalma mall has announced a wide range of activities and ......read more
• Dubai accounts for 42% of current active projects in the UAE
• Construction sector contributed an estimated 6.4% to Dubai’s GDP in 2018
• New analysis released during Dubai Chamber briefing held on the sidelines of The Big 5 exhibition in Dubai
Dubai, UAE - November 26, 2019: Expo 2020 and government-led infrastructure projects were key factors driving the growth of Dubai’s construction sector in 2018 and 2019, and this is trend expected to continue over the next two years, according to new analysis released by Dubai ......read more
Shopping made simpler.
Dubai, UAE - November 26, 2019: Want to go shopping? But tired of the endless traffic and parking problem? Udrive has got the perfect solution. Get your shopping shoes ready as Udrive has partnered with Al Ghurair center to offer designated parking spots for Udrive and Al Ghurair shoppers!!! This service makes shopping hassle-free as you can start and end your trip from Al Ghurair center as well.
Udrive is the first car-sharing provider in the Middle East that provides car rental by the minute, also includes free parking and free ......read more
Dubai, UAE - November 25, 2019: This UAE National Day, leading department store, Robinsons will be hosting a range of activities to keep the little ones entertained. And if this wasn’t enough, shoppers can enjoy browsing a range of Emirati brands across the store, which are perfect gifts for loved ones. So, whether shoppers are looking for a family day out or wanting to shop the latest collections straight off the catwalk – Robinsons has it all.
From Wednesday 27th November until Tuesday 3rd December, Robinsons will be hosting a series of fun-filled ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 25 November 2019: Dubai Festival City Mall will join major landmarks in Dubai on Monday night to celebrate the UAE’s 48th National Day by projecting an all-new IMAGINE National Day show and two spectacular fireworks displays. The mall is kicking off a National Day experience called “Faces of the Nation”, running until 02 December, where visitors can snap pictures of themselves at the designated photo booth for a chance to be personally featured in a special IMAGINE National Day show paying homage to the ‘Year of Tolerance’.
With 2019 ......read more
Dubai, UAE - November 20, 2019: With an extravagant outdoor area in the Mall’s Garden area, the facility showcases free-jumping and strength evaluation opportunity with over 36 interconnected Trampolines.
Abu Dhabi - November 20, 2019: Xtreme Zone, a ‘futuristic’ family entertainment outdoor facility owned by Saudi Arabian conglomerate Abdullah Al-Othaim Leisure, has relaunched its facility at Deerfield’s Mall in Abu Dhabi. Al Othaim is known as the region’s leading family entertainment solutions provider.
As part of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: Being one of the most iconic resort destinations on the U.A.E’s East Coast, Le Meridien Al Aqah, located amongst the enchanting scenery of Fujairah, invites you for an experience of a lifetime. The stunning beach resort is renowned for its impeccable variety of cuisines and the friendliest environment for a fun-filled holiday all through December.
Celebrate the joyous National Day of the United Arab Emirates on December 2, 2019 at the Views Restaurant with a delicious National Day brunch. At AED 165, enjoy a selection of eats, including ......read more
• Over 20 farmers to showcase and sell locally grown, quality products
• The Farmers Market will be hosted in the garden area of the mall every weekend until 04th April 2020
• The mall will also host Marhaba Market – a special market for handy-crafts
Abu Dhabi - November 12, 2019: Deerfields Mall, the popular shopping and lifestyle destination of Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Abu Dhabi City Municipality and Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority is back with its latest edition of ‘Farmers Market’. Curated to ......read more
Sharjah,11 November 2019: The 10th edition of the Sharjah Stamp Exhibition, organized by the Emirates Philatelic Association (EPA), is set to kick off on November 19 and will run until November 23.
The largest cultural event of its kind across the region is bringing together enthusiasts and collectors of rare stamps from the UAE and other countries of the world.
“Our preparations for hosting this unique event have been wrapped up, through which, we aim to shed more light on the cultural legacy and long postal history of the UAE by displaying unique collections of stamps ......read more
Retail Pioneer’s Online trading platform accounted for 5,760 transactions worth AED 204 Million in 5 months
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE revealed that the total transactions through its electronic ’Share Trading’ platform accounted for AED 204,302 Million since the platform’s launch 5 months ago on May 22nd till the beginning of November 2019.
Commenting on this achievement, the Chairman of Union Coop ‘H.E. Majid Hamad Rahma Al Shamsi’ said: “Since ......read more
Hosted by Emirati photographer Obaid Al Budoor who shares with us his personal hospitality journey in the Holy City
The 4-part series is airing now on National Geographic Abu Dhabi’s YouTube Channel
November 10 2019: National Geographic Abu Dhabi announced today the release of a new short format series in partnership with Accor, providing viewers a behind-the-scenes insight on the sprawling growth of the hotel infrastructure sector in the Holy City of Makkah, Saudi Arabia to meet the needs of the ever-growing number of pilgrims throughout the ......read more
Four-part ‘a Look Into Accor’ Programme, Hosted by Emirati Photographer Obaid Al Budoor, Goes Behind the Scenes at Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel Properties in the Holy City
November 10, 2019: Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, has partnered with free-to-air Arabic documentary channel, National Geographic Abu Dhabi, to produce a four-part series showcasing its world-class pilgrim hospitality services at its Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel properties in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Airing now, ‘A look into Accor’ follows ......read more
Company supported by Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development
Abu Dhabi, 09 November 2019: The Airport Belgrade Catering (ABC) company, recently fully acquired by Emirati-owned Cirta Group, a stable of companies supported by government entity Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (KFED), has signed an agreement with Etihad Airways to provide air hospitality, on-board retail services and logistic solutions over an initial period of three years that will cover more than 700 Etihad flights annually.
The agreement, which is subject for renewal upon its expiration, was signed by Abdullah Al ......read more
Record Eight Awards presented to Festival City Destinations
Dubai, UAE, 07 November 2019: Al-Futtaim Malls picked up a record eight awards at the RECON MENA Awards hosted by Middle East Council of Shopping Centres and Retailers (MESC+R) in Dubai last week. Its properties across the region all scooped prizes in different categories for marketing campaigns and initiatives in the past year focusing on promotions, digital, sponsorship, customer experience and engagement.
Timothy Earnest, Group Director of Al-Futtaim Malls ......read more
While there may be no shortage of quality accommodation within Dubai’s midtown district, acquiring luxury apartments for either residential or investment purposes is not without its challenges. The exciting La Riviera Apartments project, however, guarantees high-quality living within a vibrant community of like-minded individuals.
A landmark project
This landmark project takes opulence to the next level and is certain to appeal to both younger first-time buyer/investors and seasoned home-seekers. In fact, anyone looking to establish themselves in one of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 6th November 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced the beginning of construction of its new headquarters in Al Jaddaf, Dubai, at a cost of AED 280 million. The building is expected to be inaugurated in Q1 of 2021.
The new headquarters includes two buildings; an office building and a residential building, both will be having a 3-storey underground parking as well as shops. Each building consists of 10 floors; the office building includes staff offices and shops, while the ......read more
Winners received gift cards worth OMR 1,000 as part of mall’s shop and win competition
November 6, 2019: City Centre Muscat has revealed the lucky winners of its Autumn/Winter 19 shop and win competition, launched to mark the arrival of the new fashion season.
Omani nationals Essa Al Haddabi and Suhail Al Henai have secured a mall gift card worth OMR 1,000 – plenty for a shopping spree at Oman’s premier shopping destination.
Also celebrating the win were Shabbir Ahmed from Pakistan and Huda Al Shaikh from Palestine. All four scooped ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 06 November 2019: To all the ‘Bold Bakers’ out there, this is your chance to meet the Irish professional chef & baking expert Gemma Stafford. Borders Bookstore at Dubai Festival City Mall will host Gemma on Saturday, 09th November 2019 from 4PM-6PM at an exclusive book signing session for her book “Bigger Bolder Baking”.
Gemma’s ‘Bold Baking’ style was developed over the years from baking in her tiny kitchen to a Michelin-Starred restaurant in San Francisco. Gemma hosts her online baking show titled ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 05, 2019: Located at one of the world’s busiest airports, Dubai International Hotel is renowned for its service excellence and personalised hospitality to transit passengers and travellers alike. So it came as no surprise when they received 8 awards for 3 distinct categories at the latest iteration of Haute Grandeur Global Awards, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 19 October 2019.
Haute Grandeur Global Awards are known to raise standards of excellence in hospitality globally, inspiring establishments to outperform past achievements. Thus ......read more
Celebrations and anniversary collection line inspired by Candylicious x Hello Kitty
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 05, 2019: UAE’s most loved candy store, Candylicious and Sanrio’s most celebrated character, Hello Kitty celebrate their birthdays with an exclusive partnership! To mark the milestone, Hello Kitty will be travelling from Tokyo to Dubai to celebrate as Candylicious turns 10 and she celebrates her 45th anniversary.
Everyone loves candy! It was on that universal premise that Candylicious was founded a ......read more
Company to provide 46 elevators, escalators and travelators in the upcoming urban community lifestyle mall
Dubai, UAE, November 05, 2019: Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies, a multi-disciplinary engineering organization, has announced it has supplied and installed state-of-the-art LM elevators and Hitachi escalators and travelators for the upcoming Festival Plaza Mall.
The Al-Futtaim group company’s Elevator Division supplied over 24 LM Wittur Machine Room Less (MRL) elevators of varying capacities ranging from 2,000kgs to 5,000kgs and 14 ......read more
An AED 25,000 shopping spree and AED 100,000 cash prize have been up for grabs throughout October
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 5, 2019: City Centre Deira and City Centre Mirdif have revealed the final lucky winners of their Autumn/Winter 19 shop and win competitions, launched to coincide with the arrival of the new fashion season.
Sheryl Mandap from Philippines, Rafif Alfaisal from Syria, Zainab Aljamaly from Iraq, and Ajay Nepali from Nepal are the winners of an AED 25,000 shopping spree each at City Centre Deira, while Aditi Gill from India ......read more