Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites

Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections
  • Lifestyle
  • Fashion
  • Technology
  • Automobile
  • Food Industry
  • Real Estate-Retail
  • Travel-Tourism
  • Banking Investments
  • Education-Training
  • Govt-Humanity
  • Health-Medicine
  • Entertainment
  • Event and Exibitions
  • Others
  • Search
    Featured in Real Estate
    Don't miss the last Ladies' Nights of 2020 at CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi

    Reach new heights at CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi’s last Ladies’ Nights of the year 25, November 2020, Abu Dhabi:  CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi, the UAE’s ultimate indoor adventure hub, is providing female guests with the opportunity to reach new heights with the last few Ladies’ Nights of the year, taking place on Wednesday November 25, December 09, and December 19. The sessions will take place from 5:30PM-9:00PM. Ladies are invited to test their limits and perfect their skills for the last three Ladies’ Nights session, with female flyers as young as three years old allowed to skydive, in addition to female climbers as young as four years welcome to conquer their climb at the award-winning adventure hub.   During the exciting evening sessions, guests are reassured that CLYMB Abu Dhabi’s ......read more

    Last Chance to avail Carrefour Friday's Unparalleled Discounts Across UAE

    Dubai, UAE 25 November 2020:  Carrefour, owned and operated by Majid Al Futtaim in UAE, continues to offer unbeatable prices on the most sought-after items on 2020 holiday wish lists with “Carrefour Friday” offers, available until 5 December.  With only a few days left to shop the greatest deals, “Carrefour Friday” is offering customers the opportunity to purchase a range of quality items and products at discounted prices through exceptional promotions — including buy-one-get-one free deals and discounts up to 70 per cent. Shoppers will also be treated to a three-day super sale across all categories, including groceries, electronics, home appliances, and health and beauty products.  Customers can avail the Carrefour Friday offers both on and in stores across UAE. Additionally, ......read more

    Al Maya Launches British Week in Dubai

    Opening the Al Maya British Week, Inaugurated by International Trade Minister Hon’ Ranil Jayawardena United Arab Emirates -  November 25, 2020:   Al Maya Supermarket launches new products from independent British food and drink companies today. A showcase of the best of British products will run in-store from 25 November – 9 December with support from the UK’s Department for International Trade and Santander UK. Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director of Al Maya Group welcomed Hon. Ranil Jayawardena, Minister for International Trade… and H.E. Mr. Simon Penney, Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for the Middle East, to the launch event. Opening the Al Maya British Week, International Trade Minister Hon. Ranil Jayawardena inaugurated the event and said: “This government stands ready ......read more

    3 Day Super Sale Offers Up to 90 Percent Off Big Name Brands

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23 November 2020:  Massive savings are just around the corner with the highly anticipated return of the 3 Day Super Sale (3DSS). The final 2020 edition of the bi-annual mega promotion will take place from 26 to 28 November, with residents and visitors enjoying reductions of up to 90 per cent off a wide selection of lifestyle, beauty, fashion, electronics and more items across the city’s malls and shopping centres.   Held over the final weekend of the Dubai Fitness Challenge, big name brands as well as homegrown retailers are participating in the super sale, which will see prices tumble at over 1,500 outlets and stores. During this final 3DSS of 2020, all of the city’s stores, malls and shopping destinations will strictly adhere to all precautionary measures to ensure the health ......read more

    Summary of Weekly Real Estate Transactions for the Week Ending 19 November 2020

    United Arab Emirates -  November 19, 2020:   The real estate and properties transactions valued at AED 3.3 billion in total during the week ending 19 November 2020. The sum of transactions was 1,141. 64 plots were sold for AED 308.39 million, 785 apartments and villas were sold for AED 1.41 billion. The top three transactions were a land in Nad Al Hamar sold for AED 110 million, followed by a land that was sold for AED 48 million in Al Thanayah Fourth, and a land sold for AED 110 million in Nad Al Hamar in third place. Al Hebiah Third recorded the most transactions for this week by 16 sales transactions worth AED 29.1 million, followed by Jabal Ali First with 12 sales transactions worth AED 11.86 million, and Nad Al Shiba Third with 9 sales transactions worth AED 23 million in third place. The top three ......read more

    IKEA Opens Doors to the Second Store in Abu Dhabi in Al Wahda Mall

    United Arab Emirates, 19 November 2020: Swedish furniture giant, IKEA, today announced the opening of its second store in Abu Dhabi and fifth across the Emirates in Al Wahda Mall. The store offers a wide array of inspiring solutions and convenient services for the many people with the objective of getting closer to them. Located in a much more convenient location, the store is spread across over 2,100 square metres on the first floor of the Al Wahda Mall, Abu Dhabi. IKEA has historically been in the outskirts of cities and town. With the opening of the store in Al Wahda Mall, IKEA is taking a step forward in adapting to the global socio-economic trends of moving closer to people’s home in cities and meet their need of convenience and accessibility. In addition to that, the regions favourite Swedish home furnishing retailer is ......read more

    Bicycles to Beauty: Carrefour Reveals Predicted Top Sellers during Carrefour Friday Promotions

    Dubai, UAE, 18 November 2020: Carrefour, operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the UAE, has revealed its predictions for the most sought-after products during it’s “Carrefour Friday” promotion — an unmissable month of savings that has now kicked off online and in-store. With the brand focused on experiences that deliver elevated value for all, Carrefour Friday 2020 will bring a month’s worth of saving opportunities as Carrefour caters to customers keeping an eye on their budgets. Driven by an 300% per cent increase in online sales amid the effects of the pandemic, the top-selling retail items in the UAE are expected to cover a broad variety of categories — from household items to beauty or personal care products and clothing. More specifically, Carrefour expects to see large numbers of customers snap ......read more

    Japanese Consul General visits Al Maya Supermarket

    Al Maya Welcomes H.E. Mr. Sekiguchi Noboru, Consul General, Consulate General of Japan in Dubai According JETRO, Japan’s food exports to the UAE were valued at over US$70 million in 2017. United Arab Emirates -  November 17, 2020:   H.E. Mr. Sekiguchi Noboru, has just taken over as the Consul General, Consulate General of Japan in Dubai. Mr. Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group, Dubai welcomed the New Consul General, H.E. Mr. Sekiguchi Noboru to Dubai. During his visit, Mr. Vachani informed the Consul General about the FMCG and other products available at the Al Maya Supermarkets across the UAE. Al Maya Group has been distributing a large number of Japanese products for the last 2 decades, he added. The Consul General appreciated the group's role in promoting food and other Japanese ......read more

    His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer Inaugurates Cityscape's Real Estate Summit

    HE Mattar Al Tayer said: “The Government of Dubai strives to provide the necessary support for this sector in a way that sees the continuation of its success” HE Sultan Butti bin Mejren said: “This year's edition of Cityscape represents the culmination of efforts set by Dubai’s leadership… and will provide a strong support to the sector” HE Helal Saeed Al Marri said “The new visa programs have registered interest from tens of thousands of residences”   Dubai – 16 November, 2020: Cityscape’s Real Estate Summit opened its doors on Monday, with His Excellency Mattar Mohammed Al Tayer, Director-General, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority, inaugurating the one-off edition of the annual event, organised by Informa ......read more

    Celebrate with Dining and Fireworks at Dubai Festival City Mall to Commemorate the 49th UAE National Day

    Spectacular Fireworks and IMAGINE show accompanied with unparalleled waterfront creek views and dining on offer at Dubai Festival City Mall to celebrate this year’s National Day    Dubai, UAE, 11 November 2020: With the UAE’s 49th National Day just around the corner, Dubai Festival City Mall will be offering shoppers a way to celebrate in the beautiful Creekside location through dinner in one of its waterside restaurants with some offering seats directly on the bay for the first time ever, accompanied by magical fireworks displays and Arabic-themed dynamic IMAGINE show. Customers must pre-book to secure their spots, with two seating options available, one at 7.00pm-9.15pm with the fireworks at 9.00pm and one at 9.30pm-11.30pm with the fireworks at 11.00pm.  The year, with Dubai Festival City Mall’s ......read more

    Global Village Scoops Second Guinness World Records™ Title for the Most LED Lights on a Car

    Dubai, UAE, 12 November 2020:  Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, has broken a second Guinness World Records™ title in quick succession, this time for the most LED lights ever on a car. The much-loved vehicle boasts 37,676 LED lights and is firm fan favourite having roamed the streets of Dubai as part of last season's highly successful 'Stunt Show Survivor'. Global Village is aiming to break 25 records this season as part of the Silver Jubilee anniversary celebrations. The feat began two weeks ago as the park achieved the record for most videos in a music medley video following the Rockin'1000 Season 25 opening concert.  

    ...read more

    Dubai's 2021 Calendar of Retail Festivals Set to Boost the City's Economic and Tourism Sectors

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 11 November 2020: Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has announced details of its comprehensive 2021 Retail Calendar, with citywide events, activations and experiences set to fully support the emirate’s economic and tourist development goals.   Created to attract both residents and visitors to the city’s impressive line-up of destinations, attractions and world-class malls, the calendar is packed with 15 festival campaigns spread throughout 2021.    With this year’s Dubai Fitness Challenge and Diwali currently underway, plus the UAE National Day celebrations poised to begin, the announcement of DFRE’s annual programme for 2021 reinforces the city’s status as the premier destination for holidays as well as memorable lifestyle and retail ......read more

    Union Coop Opens 3rd ‘Coop' Concept Store in ‘Al Quoz'

    The Pointe and Al Mamzar are the other two locations where Union Coop has established this new concept store, which is a hybrid of a Supermarket and a Convenience store United Arab Emirates -  November 11, 2020:   Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE, opened its third branch of the COOP chain at Al Quoz-1, Dubai. This new branch of the COOP concept comes as part of its expansion strategy to increase its market share by opening new branches of different sizes.  The opening ceremony was attended by Mr. Harib Mohammed Bin Thani, Operations Director at Union Coop accompanied by Eng. Madiya Al Marri, Investment Division Director, Dr. Suhail Al Bastaki Director of Happiness & Marketing Dept. Managers and Staff from different departments and crowd of shoppers. The ceremony was held while ......read more

    Mall of the Emirates Offers Customers the Chance to Take Part in Fun Fitness Activities and Win Exclusive Prizes

    UAE, 11 November 2020: In celebration of Dubai Fitness Challenge 2020, and as part of Majid Al Futtaim’s ongoing commitment to creating great moments, Mall of the Emirates is hosting a series of fun fitness activities for the entire family.  Running till 28 November, Mall of the Emirates will give customers, mall visitors and members of the community the opportunity to take part in a fun and inclusive range of activities, including: Zumba, Compact Training, Pound Fit, Yoga, Box Fit, and Bollywood Dancing. For the duration of Dubai Fitness Challenge, families will also be able to enjoy an enthralling Hula Hoop show as well as an acrobatic tennis show.  Adding even more fun and a friendly competitive spirit to proceedings, everyday, Mall of the Emirates will offer one lucky winner daily the opportunity to win AED 500 ......read more

    Thrill and Fun Now Back at Xtreme Zone in Abu Dhabi's Deerfield's Mall

    The state-of-the-art children’s fun destination in the capital city ensures complete adherence to the health, safety and social distancing protocols of the time.  Abu Dhabi – Nov 10, 2020: All the thrills, fun, adventure and challenges are now back at Xtreme Zone in Deerfield’s Mall in the capital city of Abu Dhabi. The sportstainment outdoor facility brings back its ‘thrill-provoking’ games and challenges for kids and families alike.  Located in the Garden area of Deerfield’s Mall, the innovative sports-focused centre has now opened its full range of fun activities and challenges for the public in an ultra-safe and hygienic ambiance. The state-of-the-art children’s fun destination ensure complete adherence to the health, safety and social distancing directives of the ......read more

    5 Perfect Gifts Ideas to Make This Diwali Sparkle

    9 November, Dubai, UAE, 2020:  With Diwali just around the corner, you are about to get a short but welcome break from routine. Diwali is a time for family and sweets, pretty lights and beautiful rangolis – and of course gifts! The anticipation is already building as preparations start– decking up the house, buying gifts and making yummy goodies.  Buying Diwali gifts for the entire family can seem like a daunting task, but Max experts are here to give you several great value options, so you can quickly finish off your Diwali shopping and get back to spending time with loved ones. 1. Pick a beautiful embellished clutch to add a bit of sparkle to any woman’s life. The glitter detail clutch purse with metallic knob closure (AED55) has a more classic appeal and goes effortlessly with everything. 2. The ......read more

    Celebrate Diwali 2020 at Global Village This Coming Weekend

    The spirit of Diwali will be there for all to enjoy this coming Saturday and everyone can celebrate in their own way at the India pavilion and across the park with incredible dining and entertainment options   Dubai, UAE, 9 November 2020: Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, is inviting guests from across the UAE and beyond to come and experience the very best of India over this year’s Diwali celebrations. The Indian Festival of Lights is one of the most popular and highly anticipated celebrations of the year and is always met with joy and delight by countless people all around the world. Global Village is determined to play its part and there will be something for everybody at the park to help them celebrate Diwali ......read more

    Celebrate the Indian Festival of Diwali with BurJuman

    Enjoy Indian festivities throughout a colourful and exciting week-long celebration Dubai, UAE, 08 November 2020: This Diwali, immerse yourself in a spectacular fiesta as BurJuman celebrates the Indian festival until 14 November. The Mall has come alive with an explosion of colours, offering all ages and nationalities, the exciting opportunity to explore the richness and diversity of Indian cultures and traditions.  Indian-themed décor, hanging flowers and photo opportunities are placed around the Mall, providing a perfect backdrop for colourful family selfies. You can also enjoy the vibrant set up at the main atrium as you adorn yourself with traditional bangles, distributed between 3 pm and 10, daily and complete your ethnic attire. As you take in the authentic Indian celebrations, participate in the DSMG Spend and Win ......read more

    Shoppers to Win Gold When Shopping From Their Favorite Mall With Dubai Shopping Malls Group Diwali Celebrations

    A total of AED 100,000 worth gold prizes is up for grabs  United Arab Emirates -  November 08, 2020:     Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) with the support of Dubai Festival and Retail Establishment (DFRE) announces their Diwali campaign “SHOP & WIN GOLD”, offering shoppers a rewarding shopping experience this festive season. Shoppers stand a chance to enter a raffle and win upon spending AED 200 at any of the 9 participating malls every time they shop from November 6 until November 21. The raffle coupon can be availed from the participating mall’s customer service desk and lucky winner names will be drawn during the draw that will be held on the last day of the campaign, as a grand conclusion to the Diwali celebrations. 20 lucky shoppers will take home a total of gold prizes worth AED ......read more

    A Weekend of Diwali Celebrations at the Waterfront Market

    The Market will host a Rangoli Artist and Bollywood Dancers to mark Diwali celebrations from November 12th to November 14th     Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 8 November 2020:  Dubai’s premier fresh food market, the Waterfront Market will celebrate Diwali this year with a range of activities to mark the occasion as part of its bigger initiative of bringing back safe entertainment to the Market.    Shoppers will get the chance to watch a talented Rangoli artist working their magic with colours to create a finely detailed giant rangoli and enjoy the vibrant and energetic Bollywood dances performed by skilled artists throughout the day.   Expect a colourful Diwali celebration at the Waterfront Market’s main atrium area from Thursday 12th November to Saturday 14th November setting ......read more

    Carrefour Friday — a Month-Long Shopping Extravaganza

    Dubai, UAE, 4 November 2020:  Carrefour, operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the UAE, launched “Carrefour Friday”, a month-long shopping extravaganza that offers customers unbeatable prices on the most sought-after items on 2020 holiday wish lists.  Running until 5 December, “Carrefour Friday” month, offers customers the opportunity to purchase a range of quality items and products at discounted prices through exceptional promotions. These include buy-one-get-one free deals, discounts up to 70%, and a three-day super sale across all categories, including groceries, electronics, home appliances, and health and beauty products. The month of savings will begin online at www.carrefouruae.com and make their way in stores across the UAE.  Shoppers can maximize savings and enjoy up to AED 100 cashback ......read more

    Jewellery Promotions and Retail Offers Add Sparkle to Diwali Shopping Across Dubai

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 November 2020:  Finding the perfect Diwali gift has never been easier with a huge selection of jewellery promotions, great shopping offers, and more to help celebrate 2020’s Indian ‘Festival of Lights’ in style.   Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has highlighted the most exciting promotions taking place across malls, shopping centres and independent retailers that will be offering deals on some of the season’s most popular items, from stunning gold and jewellery pieces, traditional and contemporary fashion from big brands and designers, plus stylish homeware and more, proving that Diwali is the perfect time to go shopping! Jewellery  With more than 100 outlets located around the city, Dubai Gold and Jewellery Group (DGJG) is the go-to choice for ......read more

    Union Coop Celebrates UAE Flag Day 2020

    Immortalizing the values of justice, peace, tolerance, power and moderation   United Arab Emirates -  November 04, 2020:     Union Coop – the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE hoisted 37 national flags high above its branches and Commercial Centers in the Emirate of Dubai, expressing their loyalty to the nation and the wise leadership. Every year Union Coop celebrates the occasion by paying tribute to the Founder leaders and their successors who immortalized the values of the UAE National flag.  Emphasizing the importance of this day, the CEO of Union Coop H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi had this to say: - “Flag Day is a national occasion where all of us relive the loving memories of our founding leaders Sheikh Zayed and Sheikh Rashid, and their capable successors, ......read more

    Sparkle and Save: Celebrate Diwali with Festival Plaza

    From 1st-30th November, win cash rewards via the Festival Rewards app when shopping at the Festival Plaza in Jebel Ali!   Dubai, UAE, 02 November 2020: The Festival of Lights is upon us soon and shoppers looking for an extra touch of sparkle with a side of saving should head down to Festival Plaza, just fifteen minutes from popular communities including Dubai Marina, The Palm Jumeirah, Al Barsha and The Greens. To get the chance to redeem special cash rewards  across the malls stores this Diwali, customers just need to download the Festival Rewards app during 1-30 November to get the chance to receive rewards starting from AED 100 at popular outlets including Jawhara Jewellry, Lulu Hypermarket, Pan Emirates, Toy R Us, Grain of Salt, Peppermill, Famous Daves, Tony Romas, Jamaica Blue and more! Shoppers can redeem the cash ......read more

    Majid Al Futtaim Installs Smart Solutions Across Its Malls in Oman for Safer Shopping Experiences

    RASED tracking devices installed to deliver safe and stress-free shopping experiences for customers United Arab Emirates -  November 02, 2020:   City Centre Muscat and City Centre Qurum are the first commercial facilities in Oman to install RASED tracking devices to ensure shopping mall spaces remain virus-free. As COVID-positive patients are asked to wear RASED tracking bracelets and self-quarantine, the use of the state-of-the-art technology is the latest precaution taken at  Majid Al Futtaim’s Oman malls to safeguard customers. Placed at all mall entrances, RASED devices support monitoring and evaluation activities by screening visitors who are not self-quarantining, as instructed by local authorities. The RASED detecting device is powered by similar IoT technology developed by eMushrif that is found ......read more

    Other Top Stories from Real Estate
     
    Expo 2020, infrastructure projects driving growth of Dubai's construction sector

    • 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

    Udrive Partners with Al Ghurair Center

    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

    Robinsons celebrates UAE National Day with leading Emirati brands and a host of family-friendly activities

    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 Festival City Mall Predicts Biggest Celebration of UAE National Day Yet

    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

    Al Othaim Leisure relaunches Xtreme Zone at Deerfield's Mall Abu Dhabi

    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

    December Specials at Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort

    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

    Deerfields Mall is Back With Its Third Season of Farmers Market

    • 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

    The 10th Edition of Sharjah Stamp Exhibition to Kick Off on November 19 at Mega Mall Sharjah

    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

    Union Coop Releases the instant Electronic Share Trading Update

    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

    National Geographic Abu Dhabi Provides an Unprecedented Look into Makkah's Sprawling Hospitality Infrastructure with Accor

    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

    Accor's role as Makkah's leading pilgrim hospitality services provider showcased in National Geographic Abu Dhabi series

    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

    Etihad Airways awards air hospitality contract to ABC

    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

    Al-Futtaim Malls Wins Big at RECON MENA

    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

    Experience Some of Dubai's Most Opulent Accommodation at La Riviera Apartments

    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

    Empower starts construction of its new headquarters worth AED 280 million

    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

    Four lucky shoppers win big during City Centre Muscat's Autumn/Winter 19 campaign

    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

    Bold Bakers, Meet Gemma Stafford at Dubai Festival City Mall this Weekend

    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 International Hotel takes home the “Best Airport Hotel in the UAE” Title among others at Haute Grandeur Global Awards, 2019

    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

    Explore Hello Kitty Mania as Candylicious Turns 10

    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

    Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies provides Vertical Transportation solutions for Dubai Festival Plaza

    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

    5 nationals win big during City Centre's Autumn/Winter 19 campaign

    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

    Emaar Malls announce 6% growth in revenue reaching to AED 3.412 billion (US$ 929 million) in 9 months of 2019; net profit grows by 6% to AED 1.732 billion (US$ 472 million)

    • Net profit for the third quarter of the year (July to September) 2019 is AED 602 million (US$ 164 million), an increase of 12% over the same period last year  • Revenue for Q3 2019 increased by 5% to AED 1.185 billion (US$ 323 million) compared to Q3 2018     Dubai, UAE; November 03, 2019:   Emaar Malls (DFM: EMAARMALLS), the shopping malls and retail business majority-owned by Emaar Properties (DFM: EMAAR), recorded an increase in revenue by 6 per cent during the first nine months (January to September) of 2019 to AED 3.412 billion (US$ 929 ......read more

    Union Coop Raises 32 Flags on top of its Branches and Commercial Centers.

    The celebration comes after the Great Leader’s call to come together in celebration of UAE Flag Day.     Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 03, 2019:    Following the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Union Coop raised 32 national flags high above its 21 branches and Commercial Centers in the Emirate of Dubai, expressing their loyalty and belongingness to the homeland and the wise leadership.   H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop ......read more

    City Centre Muscat diversifies its brand offering with new retail and restaurant openings

    The mall recently added GANT, Rocomamas, Miniso, KIKO MILANO, and Kiehl’s to its impressive list of tenants   Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 03, 2019:    City Centre Muscat, Oman’s first and largest lifestyle shopping destination, has added to its already diverse offering with a number of recent new retail and restaurant openings. The new arrivals further strengthen City Centre Muscat’s competitive advantage in the retail sector while elevating the shopping experience for discerning customers. The new tenants follow the opening of several ......read more

    Union Coop Reports 16% Growth in Net Profit for Q3 - 2019

    AED 387 Million Reported as Net Profit for Nine months.  Union Coop expects investments exceeding AED 2.13 Billion through 18 projects in the next four years.   Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 03, 2019:   Union Coop, reported a 16% growth in net profit until the end of the third quarter of 2019, compared to the same period of the previous year, which is an increase of AED 54.3 million, from AED 332.3 million in 2018 to AED 386.6 million in 2019.  Commenting on Union Coop’s performance, the CEO ‘H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al ......read more

    HITEC Dubai 2019 to Bring Together World's Leading Technology Solution Providers for Hospitality Industry

    DUBAI: HITEC Dubai 2019, the Middle East’s largest hospitality technology show for hotels organised by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) and Naseba, and endorsed by Dubai Tourism, will bring together over 2000+ Hospitality professionals, 100+ exhibitors and 30+ leading thought leaders from across the region. The mega event will be held this year on November 12 and 13 at the Festival Arena by Intercontinental at Dubai Festival City. HITEC will give Middle East buyers – currently worth over USD 75 billion – access to top solution providers ......read more

    Marks & Spencer to Dazzle Some Magic & Sparkle Over Dubai Marina Mall This Festive Season

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 29, 2019:    It’s almost the wonderful time of the year – and with that, Marks & Spencer’s is delighted to announce that due to popular demand, its Christmas pop-up store will be returning to Dubai Marina Mall from 30th October to 25th  December for its second year.   With festive favourites such as mince pies, Christmas puddings and its world-famous mini bite tubs, the pop-up store will also include quintessential British treats such as crumpets and all-butter mini shortbread trees. And it’s not just ......read more

    Union Coop: Immediate Hiring of 44 UAE Nationals

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 29, 2019:    Sighting extended support to the program of Emiratization in the country, Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE announced the immediate recruitment of 44 UAE Nationals during its ‘Open Day’ recruitment drive, held this week at Etihad Mall.    The Director of Human Resources and Emiratization at Union Coop ‘Mr. Ahmed Bin Kenaid’ has been optimistic about Union Coop’s relentless effort towards Emiratization, he said: “Union Coop has organized 6 ‘Open ......read more

    Surprise! Instant wins are waiting for shoppers at City Centre Ajman this month

    The Emirate’s largest mall is offering guaranteed instant-win prizes when shoppers spend AED 200 or more Ajman, UAE, October 28, 2019:   City Centre Ajman is upping the excitement of shopping at the Emirate’s largest shopping mall and entertainment destination this month with the launch of It’s Time for More Surprises. The month-long campaign guarantees every shopper an instant prize related to the mall’s diverse retail and entertainment offering when they spend AED 200 or more between October 15 and November 15. All visitors need to do is redeem ......read more

    Sustainability is ‘changing the Manufacturng Game' as Half of World's Consumers Are Willing to Pay More for Sustainable Products

    Latest data from Accenture highlights growing trend, which will be one of several key topics under the microscope at 2nd Gulfood Manufacturing Foodtech Summit With three quarters of consumers citing reusable or recyclable designs as important to their buying habits, Summit will hear why manufacturers must embrace change to succeed   Dubai, UAE – 28 October 2019:   Increased consumer knowledge on sustainability in manufacturing sparked by growing environmental awareness, and the prevalence of digitalisation, are changing the manufacturing industry. ......read more

    Boo-tify Your Home this Halloween with IKEA

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 27, 2019:    With the most exciting time of year approaching and festive celebrations around the corner, it’s time to get creative with decors and add IKEA touches to your life. From carved jack-o-lanterns to physical candles; decorative pumpkins, webs and spiders, candies and loot bags, IKEA has everything you need to add to your checklist before an eventful Halloween bash.    The region’s favourite Swedish home furnishing retailer has got you covered with some fun and creative décor ideas that are affordable and can ......read more

    Commemorating Retailing Excellence in the Middle East

     The Annual RetailME Awards 2019   Dubai 24th  October 2019:  The Annual Images RetailME Awards, celebrated some of the region’s most outstanding achievements in retail at a gala ceremony on 15th October 2019 at Le Méridien Hotel & Conference Centre, Dubai UAE.  Images RetailME Awards honour excellence across a range of retail categories, turning the spotlight on the best performing retailers in the region and benchmarking best practices in this vibrant industry.  Among the winners in 21 diverse categories were; LIWA TRADING ENTERPRISES for ......read more

    Take Advantage of an Early Super Sale at JYSK

    Scandinavian excellence to refurbish your home at exceptional prices.       Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 October 2019:  As the much anticipated 3 Day Super Sale fast approaches, JYSK, the Scandinavian homeware brand has announced an early sale to lead up to it. With discounts ranging from 20 to 70 % on everything, beginning 24th October 2019, consumers will enjoy Scandinavian sleeping and living at the most competitive prices. Enjoy good quality sleep with JYSK’s wide range of mattresses, duvets and pillows with advanced sleep technology and cooling ......read more

    Snap and Win at Al Ghurair Centre

    **  Share your pictures using hashtag #TheCentre and have the chance to win AED 1,000 weekly **   Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 23, 2019:    In the heart of old Dubai, there’s plenty going on at Al Ghurair Centre as they embark on an exciting period of change and development to enhance their offering for the local community. October sees the installation of a fun series of wall art across the mall to add vibrancy and many photo worthy and instagrammable moments for those spending time at #TheCentre .  Visitors of Al Ghurair Centre can take their ......read more

    City Centre Al Shindagha is helping the light shine brightly this Diwali

    The Majid Al Futtaim mall is celebrating the festival of lights with colourful décor, a Diwali Market and fantastic giveaways   Dubai, UAE; 22 October, 2019:  As Dubai’s Indian community prepares for the arrival of the festival of lights on Sunday 27 October, City Centre Al Shindagha is joining the city-wide celebrations with a specially curated Diwali Market, joyful makeover, and a variety of generous promotions between October 18 and November 2 to welcome the Diwali spirit. Customers will be greeted by ornate on-ground décor and ceilings that glisten with hanging ......read more

    Dubai's Largest Diwali Celebrations Begin with Fireworks and Bollywood Dances on Festival Bay

    In celebration of the Festival of Lights Dubai Festival City Mall to launch the 4th all-new IMAGINE Show, ‘Hathi’s Garden’   Dubai, UAE, 21 October 2019: In collaboration with the Consulate General of India to the United Arab Emirates and the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing Dubai (DTCM), Dubai Festival City Mall will be home to the biggest Diwali celebrations in Dubai this year to bring the 3.3 million Indians residing in the city an unrivalled experience at its world-class destination to celebrate Diwali in style. The occasion will be marked on ......read more

    'Celebrate Diwali with BurJuman'

    Enjoy Indian festivities through a colourful and exciting week-long celebration Dubai, UAE, 21 October 2019:  This October, immerse yourself in a spectacular fiesta as BurJuman celebrates the Indian festival of Diwali. The Mall has come alive with an explosion of colours, offering all ages and nationalities, an exciting opportunity to explore the richness and diversity of Indian culture and traditions.   Your favourite City1016 RJs - Malvika, Sid and Parikishit - kicked off the celebrations with a high-energy roadshow on the 18th of October.    Indian-themed ......read more

    Emirates Co-op' Mini-Mart' Opens at Zayed University

    21st October, 2019 Dubai - Emirates Cooperative Society – the leading grocer in the UAE, recently inaugurated their latest 'Mini-Mart' at Zayed University Dubai Campus. This launch is part of their expansion plans as announced by the board at the annual general meeting held earlier this year. The Mini Mart is centrally located within the atrium at the University.   Additionally, 'Mind café' coffee shop, well-known for their specialty coffee, and loved by the Emirati Community, was also opened at the Mini Mart. Students will enjoy early morning coffee, pastries, ......read more

    Daiso releases its collection of Halloween decorations!

    • Included in the range are a host of frightenining and spooky items including cobwebs, buckets, masks, accessories, costumes, make-up and much more… • The Japanse retail concept store organised a pumpkin carving competition at their Dubai Springs Souk store over the weekend to kickstart the celebrations!       United Arab Emirates, 21 October 2019:  Daiso Japan, the Japanese value retail concept with over 40 stores in the UAE has released its collection of Halloween decorations across the region.       The ......read more

    DuPont to Acquire Membrane Business from Evoqua Water Technologies Corp.

    October 20, 2019 – DuPont (NYSE: DD) recently announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the Memcor® business including ultrafiltration and membrane biofiltration technologies from Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. The transaction is expected to close by the end of 2019, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals. “Our strategic intent for the Water Solutions business is to have a robust portfolio of technologies so that our talented global organization can leverage a broad range of solutions to solve our customers’ most pressing ......read more

    Construction of Abu Dhabi's AED 4.4 bn Reem Mall Reaches its Highest Point

    The structure of Snow Abu Dhabi –world’s largest snow play park -  reaches its highest peak with rest of the building structure continuing to progress rapidly   Abu Dhabi, UAE, 20 October 2019:   Reem Mall, the world’s first fully digitally enabled smart shopping mall, was officially topped out this week after construction reached the highest point for the new mall structure. The topping out was marked by key project representatives from Al Farwaniya Property Developments including Faisal Sultan, Chairman, David Boesley, Executive Chairman, ......read more

    Middle East Retail Forum (MRF) 2019 focused on RetailNEXT

    Dubai 19th October 2019:   The Eight edition of the Middle East Retail Forum 2019 took place on 14th  & 15th of October at Le Méridien Hotel & Conference Centre, Garhoud, Dubai UAE. The conference brought together the Middle East’s most powerful retail influencers and leaders to focus on the fundamentals driving profitable innovation in Retail. Over 80 speakers and 300 delegates were present at MRF this year.   ‘RetailNEXT’ was the theme at MRF and it focused on - The new wave of People, Products and Processes. The two-day conference was ......read more

    November Specials at Le Meridien Al Aqah

    October 17, 2019:  Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah is pleased to share its’ November promotions including special menus, staycation promo code and a special offer to celebrate International Children’s Day. Please find below the highlights of the promotions. Press note for the same can be downloaded by clicking here. Gonu Bar & Grill – Cold Seafood Platter priced at AED 249 per couple (Nov 21 till 28) Sapore – Special truffle menu (Nov 8 till 14) Taste – Celebrating Loy Karathon from Nov 20 till 24 with special noodle menu Pool ......read more

    One stop shop for classifieds and deals in UAE- QUOODO.com

    An online e-commerce website for jobs, motors, property, deals and free classifieds.                                    Dubai, U.A.E – October 17, 2019:  The world has changed. Digital has changed it. QUOODO.com aims at shifting the gear by the official launch of their ecommerce platform with solutions that match customers’ demands and expectations in the U.A.E. It is an online classifieds and deals platform where people can get their hands at the best available options in the ......read more

    Dubai Shopping Malls Group Announces “shop & Win Gold” Promotion for Diwali 2019

    • Shop for AED 200 at any one of the 10 participating mall to be a part of the Diwali promotion and win gold bar • Winners will take home a total of ½ kg of gold bars during the two-week long Diwali campaign    Dubai; 14 October 2019: Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) with the support of Dubai Festival and Retail Establishment (DFRE) announces their Diwali campaign “SHOP & WIN GOLD”, offering shoppers a rewarding shopping experience this festive season. Shoppers stand a chance to enter the draw and win upon spending AED 200 at any of the 10 ......read more

    Celebrate Diwali with BurJuman

    Enjoy Indian festivities through a colourful and exciting week-long celebration Dubai, UAE, 14 October 2019:  This October, immerse yourself in a spectacular fiesta as BurJuman celebrates the Indian festival of Diwali. The Mall will come alive with an explosion of colours, offering  all ages and nationalities, an exciting opportunity to explore the richness and diversity of Indian culture and traditions.   Your favourite City1016 RJs - Malvika, Sid and Parikishit - will kick off the celebrations with a high-energy roadshow from 7 pm to 9 pm on the 18th of October, ......read more

    Autumn/Winter 19: Step out in the latest styles with City Centre Deira and City Centre Mirdif

    Lots of chances to win with fashion-focused activities during the Autumn/Winter 19 season Dubai, UAE , October 10 2019: The 2019 Autumn/Winter fashion season has arrived, and as shoppers step out to snap up the latest trends, City Centre Mirdif and City Centre Deira are here to help make sure each purchase is a little softer on the pocket. For the entire month of October, visitors can shop the style most true to their personality across each mall’s breadth of luxury and affordable fashion retailers, and capitalise on a host of money-saving offers. Every week, when customers spend ......read more

    The S Hotel Al Barsha reveals five new food and beverage offerings

    8th October 2019, Dubai, UAE:   The S Hotel Al Barsha, a new four-star property in Dubai Science Park, unveils an exciting selection of five food and beverage offerings. A stylish and contemporary retreat for business and leisure travelers, The S Hotel offers guests an inviting and intimate ambience, and cuisine that is pleasing to the eye as well as the palate.    The five F&B options at the hotel include ‘Business Lunch’ for busy corporate executives; ‘Schools Out @ Fusion’ for parents and kids to enjoy snacks after a hectic day at ......read more

    Halloween Celebrations at Le Meridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 08, 2019:    Get your freak on! Le Meridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre is all set to host the spookiest Halloween Brunch and parties on 31st October -1st November, 2019. Be ready to get tricked by the entertainment, scandalous cocktails and sinful treats.    Warehouse   Stalking Dead Halloween Party Thursday, 31st October   Get ready for a truly Spook-tacluar evening this Halloween! Flutter down to Warehouse for a frightfully fun night of partying, dancing and dining. Dusty notes and a guest DJ who will keep you ......read more

    Discover a world of new concepts and stores at Ibn Battuta Mall

    Enjoy diverse shopping, dining and entertainment at world’s biggest themed mall    Dubai, 7 October 2019:  Ibn Battuta Mall is elevating its visitor experience with a wealth of new stores, dining outlets and attractions offering a wide variety of clothing, footwear, home décor, appliances, electronics, toys and cuisines.    Visit the world’s largest themed mall for an unparalleled shopping, dining and entertainment experience that blends history and culture. Clothing …   • Centrepoint: the first ‘Store of ......read more

    • Page 6 of 6   300
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6