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Malabar Gold & Diamonds Announced Sparkling Summer Offers

This Summer, witness a huge collection of gold & diamond jewellery at Malabar Gold & Diamonds and enjoy free gold coins on diamond jewellery purchases.    Participating Outlets - All outlets in UAE  Unveiled latest collection of jewellery in gold, diamonds and precious gems.  Offers in Oman :  Free half gram gold coin on every diamond purchase of AED 3000  Free one gram gold coin on every diamond purchase of AED 5000  Unveiled latest collection of jewellery specially designed for the season in gold and diamonds   Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one of the largest jewellery retailers globally with a strong retail network of over 285 outlets spread across the globe has unveiled the Sparkling Summer offer to celebrate the onset of summer. This offer will run at ......read more

Arab Association of Urology Signs MOU with SAJA Pharmaceuticals to Educate Public on Urology

Dubai - June 24, 2022: The Arab Association of Urology (AAU) has announced a series of new initiatives, supported by Saudi-based SAJA Pharmaceuticals, to promote effective scientific and training programs to improve the practice of Urology in the region through its education platform, the Arab School of Urology (ASU). The AAU and ASU also pledged to promote numerous public awareness programs for various preventable health issues faced by men and women.  The announcement was made during an event at the Intercontinental Hotel in Dubai where the Dr Yasser Farahat, Secretary-General of the Arab Association of Urology, and Dr. Mohammed Khalil, CEO of SAJA, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to mark the beginning of the strategic collaboration between the two organizations.  AAU and SAJA have collaborated in the past to ......read more

CineBlitz IMHD Wins Rights to Broadcast India – Sri Lanka White-Ball Series

MENA region viewers quickly tune in to CineBlitz IMHD Channel Number 670 on eLife  Dubai - 24 June 2022: In a remarkable turn of events, CineBlitz IMHD acquired free-to-air rights to broadcast the India – Sri Lanka white-ball series worldwide. Viewers can enjoy the 1st, 2nd and 3rd T20I live occurring on June 23rd, 25th, and 27th, respectively. Match will take place at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Sri Lanka.  The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd ODI will broadcast live from the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Sri Lanka on July 1st, July 4th, and July 7th, respectively. India will compete in their first game of the ensuing ICC Women's Championship cycle during the ODI series. This is also the team’s first, following the retirement of iconic captain Mithali Raj - it will herald the start of a new era ......read more

Samsung Galaxy's New Competition will Make Nights Epic in the UAE

As part of the brand’s Make Nights Epic campaign, users can now submit epic night shot of their city for a chance to win exciting prizes   Dubai, UAE – 24 June 2022 – Samsung Gulf Electronics is proudly displaying the latest enhanced night mode available in the Galaxy portfolio with the “Make Nights Epic” campaign. The campaign took over Dubai by bringing magic to the city skylines with the Galaxy S22 Nightography feature, and now Samsung is inviting residents to #MakeNightsEpic until July 22nd  by capturing the beauty of the UAE at night for a chance to win a trip of a lifetime.   To #MakeNightsEpic, participants can capture their vibrant city at night with their Galaxy devices’ leading photo and video capturing functionalities in low light to enter a draw and win an invite ......read more

Tour De France Fast Approaches as UAE Team Emirates Eye Glory Once Again

• 109th edition kicks off in Copenhagen on July 1st  • UAE Team Emirates striving for third consecutive victory  • UAE Team Emirates talisman Tadej Pogacar ready after an impressive victory in the Tour of Slovenia    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Friday, 24th June 2022. The Tour De France – the world’s most famous cycling race – will soon be kicking off once again as the world’s eyes turn towards the Emirati cycling team, UAE Team Emirates, as they aim to win a third consecutive Tour de France.    On Friday July 1st, the world’s greatest riders will take to the saddle for Stage 1 of the 21 Stage race. A 13.2km time trial will get the 109th edition of the Tour De France underway, before the riders eventually roll into the mountains and push ......read more

This Eid, Roll Out Happiness with Essence

June 24, 2022: Eid is an occasion where love is conveyed through exchanging gifts with loved ones and spending time with family and friends. We are always on the lookout for the best gifts for our dearest ones. Celebrate this Eid with essence by gifting glam products from the new editions this season. Below is a roundup of all our favorite products from the Spring Summer ’22 collection.    HELLO, GOOD STUFF! GLOW SERUM PRIMER is enriched with watermelon water. It is also made of 93% natural ingredients and contains skin-perfecting niacinamide. The light gel texture can be applied like a serum and is quickly absorbed. The result: an instant boost of freshness and moisture. The skin feels extra-soft after application and is perfectly prepared for the subsequent makeup. The Serum Primer can also be worn without ......read more

Get that Flawless Eid Selfie with CATRICE

June 24, 2022:  Eid is just around the corner, it’s time to decide the perfect look for this celebration. To keep the right balance with the whole look, lets opt for a nude makeup look this Eid. With CATRICE’s products you’re going to dazzle your feed with your Eid selfie. Let’s glance at few products that can help carry off the makeup look.    Start with the ultra-light, CATRICE HD LIQUID COVERAGE FOUNDATION, with high yet natural-looking coverage conceals skin imperfections, is enriched with skin-perfecting niacinamide and is also waterproof, sweatproof and transfer proof. The formula does not contain parabens or microplastics. Perfect to get that radiant base.   Conceal it with the LIQUID CAMOUFLAGE HIGH COVERAGE CONCEALER ultimate choice to cover up spots, dark under-eye ......read more

Her Excellency Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri Highlights Importance of Food Safety in UAE's Food Security Ecosystem at Sixth Meeting of GCC Ministerial Committee for Food Safety

24, June 2022 – Her Excellency Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, emphasized the utmost attention the wise UAE leadership pays to food safety as an integral part of the country’s food security ecosystem. Her remarks came during her participation in the Sixth Meeting of the GCC Ministerial Committee for Food Safety that took place in Riyadh. Addressing the Committee, the Minister highlighted the importance of stepping up and accelerating cooperation at the GCC level to enhance the legislative and regulatory framework related to food safety while ensuring compliance with relevant standards throughout the supply chain as part of the efforts to position the GCC region as a global food trade hub.  Her Excellency noted that the meeting provided an inclusive platform for ......read more

Make it in the Emirates Forum Concludes with Signing of 32 Industrial Partnership Agreements

1,800 industrial stakeholders, investors and 24 Prominent Exhibitors participated in the forum AED 110 billion of offtake agreements unveiled Event witnessed the announcement of promising opportunities across 11 industrial sectors Forum identified 300 products to be manufactured locally, contributing AED 6 billion to GDP annually Agreements set to leverage purchasing power of 12 leading national companies   Abu Dhabi, UAE. 23 June 2022 - The Make in the Emirates Forum, organized by the Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT) in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (AD DED), has concluded with the signing of 32 agreements between government entities, industrial companies, and financing institutions. 1,800 stakeholders from the industrial sector and investors and 24 leading companies ......read more

Shurooq's Integrated Infrastructure Project in Khorfakkan Includes Luxury Hotel, Water Park and Over 200 Residential Units

Project built on 38,000 sqm is scheduled for completion in 2024 Sharjah, June 24, 2022:  As part of its efforts in redefining the leisure and travel landscape of Sharjah and the region with an exciting expansion of portfolio offerings, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), has revealed details of its upcoming integrated large-scale development project in the Eastern enclave of Khorfakkan comprising a 5-star hotel, the first waterpark in the Eastern region, and more than 200 residential units.  Scheduled for completion in 2024, the luxury 5-star hospitality project, operating under the Autograph Collection by Marriott International and built on 38,000 sqm opposite the Khorfakkan port, will feature 75 deluxe units, pools, restaurants, and a ballroom for special occasions.  The proposed rooms ......read more

Dubai Customs Honors Winner of Paralympic Shooting World Cup

Dubai – 24, June 2022: His Excellency Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs and CEO of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, honored Aisha Al Muhairi, a Dubai Customs employee, for winning the gold medal in the first Paralympic Shooting World Cup competition.  The Emirati Paralympic shooter Ayesha Al Mehairi secured two medals, including gold, in the R11-10m air rifle mixed team SH2 at the Chateauroux 2022 Para Shooting World Cup in France on Thursday. She teamed up with Saeed Al Blooshi to rally from 9-15 and win 17-15 against the Italian pair of Pamela Novaglio and Andrea Liverani - bronze medallists at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics - to secure the top spot. The honoring stems from Dubai Customs’ strategy to support all sports talents that contribute to raising the name of the UAE ......read more

100Architects partners with INFYA

June 23, 2022 World-Renowned Street Architecture and Urban Intervention Firm, 100Architects, agree an exclusive middle-east partnership with Emirati owned Architectural Build and Design Powerhouse INFYA. OPENING STATEMENT When it comes to bringing colour and public immersion into your everyday life surroundings, no one globally is doing it better than 100Architects. Founded in 2013 by Marcial Jesus and based in Shanghai, 100Architects is currently led by 3 Architectural design partners: Javier Gonzalez (Spain), Matias Hernandez (Chile), Marcial Jesus (Chile). Having delivered hundreds of projects across the world and having been recognized an array of times by leading architects and thought-leaders for its unique style and ability to create impact, 100Architects believes that working in the public realm is a privilege and ......read more

Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, Arctic Circle Launch Third Pole Process

Dubai-UAE: 23 June, 2022 – The UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) and Arctic Circle announced the launch of the Third Pole Process. Headed by Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, former President of Iceland, Arctic Circle is the largest network of governments, corporations, universities, think tanks, environmental associations, indigenous communities, and concerned citizens aimed at spurring dialogue and cooperation on the future of the Arctic and the planet. The Third Pole Process is a comprehensive effort to mitigate the threats of melting glaciers and water insecurity, aggravated by climate change, in the Third Pole region, a term that denotes the geographic vicinity of the Himalaya, which includes India, China, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, and several countries in Central ......read more

NAMA's Interactive Workshop Expands Knowledge of Gender Mainstreaming Tools and Solutions

Under the Irtiqa initiative, NAMA Women Advancement builds capacity of 30 private sector participants with concrete gender-inclusive strategies for the workplace   Sharjah, June 23, 2022:  In the first of its series of workshops aimed at advancing the business case for women's empowerment, NAMA Women Advancement has scaled up the capacity of 30 businesses in the UAE’s private sector with concrete tools, strategies, and resources to continue making progress on their gender equality journey.  Under the theme 'The Future of Work is Gender Inclusive,' hosted under its Irtiqa initiative, NAMA discussed the importance of sustained commitment to incorporating a gender perspective into all aspects of an organisation to ensure meaningful gender integration in the workplace. Led by Linda Sabbarini, Gender ......read more

Ministry of Economy reviews executive regulation of Federal Decree- Law Concerning Copyright and Neighbouring Rights

H.E. Al Saleh: The regulation forms part of the country’s distinguished legislative system for IP protection AbuDhabi, 23 June 2022: The Ministry of Economy held a media briefing on the issuance of the Executive Regulation of Federal Decree-Law No. (38) of 2021 on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights. During the session, H.E. Abdulla Al Saleh, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy, emphasized that the UAE has recently witnessed consecutive developments in the laws and regulations regarding copyright protection in general, including legislation to safeguard intellectual property (IP) and copyright and neighbouring rights. The country’s interest in this field stems from its belief in the importance of this legislation in promoting creativity and innovation, in line with the “Principles of the 50” and the pillars ......read more

Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Oversees Progress of Etihad Rail Project and Witnesses Signing of Agreement for Manufacturing and Supplying Passenger Trains valued at 1.2 Billion AED

Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed: Etihad Rail continues to achieve further successes, building upon the foundations established by the UAE’s wise leadership for developing the transport system and achieving economic prosperity   • His Highness inspects track laying works on the route from Sharjah to Fujairah Port • Etihad Rail and Spain’s CAF sign agreement for supplying, and maintaining passenger trains • The agreement was signed in Sakamkam area, where the first passenger train station will be built in the heart of Fujairah city • Each train will have a seating capacity of more than 400 passengers, and will run up to 200 km/h   Abu Dhabi, UAE - 23 June 2022: His Highness Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court and Chairman ......read more

More than 300 Students to Showcase Their Talents during Mawhibaty's Season-Ending Exhibition

• A collaboration between ADEK and DCT – Abu Dhabi, the annual event provides a platform for creative students from across the emirate to display their artistic innovations    • Performing arts showpiece will feature 60+ students and be held June 24-26 at the Cultural Foundation, while 240+ students will exhibit at Visual Arts showcase until June 30   Abu Dhabi, June 23, 2022: The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) together with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi will host a performing arts student showcase this week at the Cultural Foundation theatre as part of its Mawhibaty Program. Running from June 24-26, the three-day show is part of a series of activities that will draw to a close this year’s edition of the talent development program aimed at ......read more

Dubai Municipality Enhances Abattoir Services in Preparation of Eid al Adha

Dubai Municipality, 23 June 2022:  In preparation of the upcoming Eid Al Adha, Dubai Municipality abattoirs are enhancing their services by allowing customers to purchase livestock online and get them slaughtered, prepared and delivered to their homes using smart apps, without the need to come to the abattoir. This is in line with the Municipality’s vision to sustain its position as a leading municipality that delivers the greatest quality of life to its residents by adhering to the highest standards in its services, and meeting customers’ needs in a timely, smooth, and flexible manner.  Smart Apps The authorized smart apps for ordering sacrifices include Al Mawashi, Turki, Shabab Al Freej, Dhabayih Aldaar, Al Anoud Slaughters, DHABAYEH UAE and Tender Meat. These apps are customer-centric and offer high quality ......read more

UAE's Homegrown Brand FiLLi Is All Set For Expansion in the UK and Canada

FiLLi to open multiple stores in UK and Canada Known for serving freshly brewed world-famous zafran chai and craveable international and Indian fusion food. FiLLi is all set to introduce regional flavors in a vibrant and contemporary local café ambience to the world. Dubai, United Arab Emirates:  UAE’s favourite home-grown chai brand FiLLi is all set to expand globally into new major markets of UK and Canada. FiLLi is all about Kadak Chai, Great Taste, and Exquisite Experience. FiLLi is a hit amongst tea lovers in UAE and now taking the taste globally with a vision to unite people’s love for tea.  Mr Rafih FiLLi, the founder of FiLLi, has organically opened multiple stores across the UAE in the last 18 years and is now working with selected international partners to make FiLLi and its unique Zafran Chai ......read more

SBA Opens Registration for 41st Sharjah International Book Fair Awards

Sharjah Book Authority to accept submissions in five main categories including Best Arabic Novel and the ‘Turjuman’ Award until September 1 Sharjah, June 23, 2022:  The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has announced the opening of registration for the 41st edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) Awards. Submissions for the Sharjah Translation Award 'Turjuman', Best Emirati Book, Best Arabic Novel, Best International Book and the Publisher Recognition Award will be open until September 1, 2022. The AED 1.4 million Sharjah Translation Award 'Turjuman' promotes Arabic literary works globally by encouraging international translators and publishers to translate intellectual, cultural and creative publications that are based on or are inspired by Arab and Muslim civilisations. Publishing ......read more

Sail through the Summer Season with belif

Treat your skin right with these 5 must-have belif products exclusively available at The Face Shop!  June 23, 2022 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates:  Summer is an exciting time for us all as it comes as a welcome break from the monotony of everyday life and marks the beginning of fun road trips, beach parties & extended holidays. What stays a constant however is having a WOW skincare routine that can take you through the hot season in a breeze.  Enter The Face Shop, UAE’s largest K-beauty destination takes all the confusion out of the skincare process. The brands’ hero range belif offers a range of products including creams, serums, and oils that naturally nourish your skin and keep it hydrated, plumped, and glowing all through the summer months. Here is a list of products that deserve to be a part of ......read more

TCL Joins Hands with Retail Giant Jashanmal to bring Top-of-the-Range Home Appliances in GCC

Jashanmal will become the strategic partner of TCL and distributor of its wide range of home appliances and ACs in the region.  Dubai – June 23, 2022: TCL Electronics (1070.HK), the global No.2 LCD TV brand and a pioneer in consumer electronics and home appliances, has entered into a strategic alliance with Jashanmal, one of the leading retail groups in the GCC. The partnership will enable TCL to reach a wider customer base with its top-of-the-line home appliances and air conditioners (AC) for the first time in the UAE, Oman, and Bahrain. The partnership with Jashanmal is part of TCL’s expansion strategy in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region. Jashanmal will be a key partner for TCL in the region, launching their extensive range of home appliance products and newest FreshIN ACs as well as handling end-to-end ......read more

OMEGA Two Generations of OMEGA Explorers_UAE

Two Generations Of OMEGA Explorers. One Historic Mission To Space. Together with brand ambassadors, Victor Vescovo and Charlie Duke, OMEGA has once again voyaged into the stars as the Swiss watchmaker’s bold legacy of space exploration continues.  Recently, Blue Origin’s New Shepard gave six customer astronauts the chance to experience the magic of spaceflight onboard NS-21. One of those six crew members was Victor Vescovo, a renowned explorer who has achieved many astonishing goals with OMEGA, including his 2019 “Five Deeps” expedition to the bottom of all five of the world's oceans, including Challenger Deep, where he set a World Record for the deepest multiple dives ever by a crewed vessel. He has continued his ocean explorations throughout 2020-2022 during the global "Ring of Fire ......read more

Souk Al Marfa Displays Rare and Historic UAE Antiques in Newly Opened Museum Hub

• 100 million dirhams in artifacts and historic pieces displayed under one roof • Selected artifacts date back between 40 to 200 years    Dubai, 23 June 2022:  Travel back in time and learn about the rich history of the UAE as Souk Al Marfa, the waterfront souk and marketplace at Deira Islands, launches Museum Hub featuring 50 museums of the country’s most precious antiques and handmade paintings, medical and electronic instruments, a women’s museum and more.    Providing an opportunity for the younger generation, expats and tourists to get a glimpse of the pre-millennium lifestyle and the unique heritage of the UAE, Museum Hub contains over 100 million dirhams worth of hand-collected antiques and medical instruments dating back between 40 and 200 years old or more, ......read more

Infracorp Reports $6.2m Profit in Q1 2022

• Infracorp generates  $17.4 million revenue during first three months of 2022 • Infracorp brings sustainable social infrastructure development platform to investors around the world   23, June 2022:  Infracorp, the social infrastructure group recently announced by GFH Financial Group, achieves a net profit of $6.2 million on a revenue of $17.4 million during the first three months of 2022. Making its first financial disclosure since launching earlier this year, Infracorp reported it currently has $3 billion of assets under management.   Infracorp was established in January 2022 to bring sustainable social infrastructure development products to investors around the world, generating long-term returns and adding lasting value to communities. Eventually managing a portfolio of around $3 billion ......read more

CSD Announces ‘Their Safety First', A Comprehensive Year-Round Child-Safety Awareness Campaign

Tailored outreach activities to raise awareness of child safety practices in a broad range of environments throughout the year   • Hanadi Al Yafei: ‘Comprehensive campaign will raise awareness on all aspects that endanger the safety of children in a range of environments.’ • ‘Parents’ awareness and vigilance are key to ensuring the safety of children.’   Sharjah, June 22, 2022:  The Child Safety Department, an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah, is reinforcing its commitment to raising awareness of child safety practices among families and community members with the launch of a comprehensive year-round campaign titled, ‘Their Safety First’. The campaign will build on CSD’s ongoing efforts to protect children from all forms ......read more

Ministry of Economy & AML/CFT Executive Office hold workshop to develop auditing standards of company registration processes

H.E. Abdulla Al Shamsi: The UAE has made significant progress in developing and enabling its AML system in light of the targets of the 50 Abu Dhabi, 22 June 2022: The Ministry of Economy, in collaboration with the Executive Office of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism in the UAE, held an extensive two-day workshop for the country's 42 company registrars, which includes all economic development services and the UAE's commercial free zone authorities. The workshop, which also featured the participation of experts from the leading global business advisory services provider PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), was aimed at monitoring progress in the implementation of the objectives of the UAE’s company registrars operational plan that stems from the national AML/CFT Strategy and past phase’s ......read more

Wizz Air Introduces New Routes to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from Europe and the UAE

Enhanced global connectivity brings our incredible Low Fares to Saudi Arabia in support of KSA’s Vision 2030, supporting rapidly expanding tourism and aviation sectors within the Kingdom 22 June 2022, Budapest, Hungary: Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest growing and most sustainable airline, is launching exciting new routes from Dammam, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to Rome, Vienna and Abu Dhabi. The Abu Dhabi route will be operated by Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, Wizz Air’s joint venture airline with ADQ. Launching in September 2022, the new destinations are the first step towards a growing presence in KSA which will provide for the first time truly affordable, hassle-free, point to point travel for tourists and residents in the Kingdom, Europe and the UAE, strengthening global connectivity. The new routes by Wizz Air introduce a ......read more

Samsung to bring Football Games Home with the Neo QLED 8K

Calling out all football fans! Customers who purchase the Neo QLED in the UAE until July 23rd will receive a soundbar free of charge Dubai, UAE – June 22, 2022 – Samsung Gulf Electronics is presenting its latest Neo QLED 8K to customers across the UAE to enjoy the best immersive experience during the upcoming football season. The 8K technology showcases the most enhanced picture quality ever seen before, all the while boasting a sleek and refined design devoid of strings and cables that distract the eye.   The Neo QLED portfolio truly delivers an entirely new kind of display technology. Through the Neural Quantum Processor 8K, the 2022 Neo QLED holds an AI powered 8K picture meaning customers will never compromise on picture quality and enjoy life-like experiences for every football game. And now with Dolby Atmos, ......read more

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts Unveils Limited-Edition Suites in Collaboration with Leading Artist Claire Luxton

June 22nd, 2022, Dubai, UAE: InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, part of IHG Hotels & Resorts Luxury and Lifestyle Collection, has collaborated with acclaimed British artist Claire Luxton to unveil a series of fully immersive experiences at InterContinental London Park Lane, InterContinental New York Barclay and InterContinental Dubai Festival City. Bookable now through to mid-July, the experiences celebrate the joy of worldliness and the beauty of global travel as told through a Claire Luxton lens.    The Claire Luxton Experience at InterContinental Dubai Festival City heroes a limited-edition suite which have been designed and curated by the artist and depict her interpretation of InterContinental Hotels & Resorts. Taking cues from her personal travels and inspirations, Luxton brings the brand to life through ......read more

Just Wing It and Win at the Huddle Sports Bar and Grill

International Chicken Wings Day might be celebrated each year on July 1st but at the Huddle Sports Bar and Grill at Citymax at Al Barsha at the Mall you can celebrate everyone’s favorite finger food in all its glory all day every day and win while doing so! Do you have what it takes to eat 8 of the hottest wings in town? The Huddle Hot Wings Challenge gives wings aficionados a chance to test their heat tolerance any time from 12 pm to 3 am for a chance to win a bucket of brew. Finish 8 spicy chicken wings in under 4 minutes and the free drinks are yours. Fail as many before you have and you pay for the wings. And if you’re just looking for the best place in town for wings, the menu at the Huddle would make Scoville himself proud featuring wings in every flavor and heat level imaginable.  Start slow and mellow ......read more

Dante Genomics partners with Emirates Post to deliver advanced genomic services in UAE

The partnership aims to enable universal access to genomic-driven wellness and longevity June 22, 2022: Emirates Post, the official postal operator and leading express provider in the UAE, has partnered with Dante Genomics, a global leader in genomics and precision medicine, to facilitate the availability of advanced genomic services across the UAE in line with the nation’s vision of making healthcare testing accessible to everyone in the country. The partnership follows the recent launch of Dante Genomics’ office and operations in the UAE. According to the agreement, Emirates Post will collect and drop off testing kits from Dante Labs to customers across the UAE, in addition to designating Emirates Post Customer Happiness Centers as a point of sale and drop off/collection point for the testing kits. Genetic testing ......read more

FOCP Spotlights Stories of Hope, Courage, and Resilience at Second Gulf Survivors Forum

Cancer survivors to share personal journeys of hope and determination to empower communities on June 28 webinar  Sharjah, June 22, 2022:  In line with the emirate of Sharjah’s sterling efforts in supporting and organising an array of initiatives and events that serve the community, particularly cancer patients and survivors, Friends Of Cancer Patients (FOCP) is launching the second edition of the Gulf Survivors Forum which will be held virtually on June 28, 2022, under the theme, ‘Together to Empower’.  Held in collaboration with the Gulf Federation for Cancer Control (GFCC), the forum will see the participation of entities from around the GCC that are engaged in cancer prevention and control. FOCP is calling on public and private sector organisations, families, community members, and ......read more

Ajman Free Zone witnesses 33 per cent increase in corporate tax companies

Demand for services expected to grow as UAE prepares to impose Federal Corporate Tax June 22, 2022: Ajman Free Zone continues to witness an influx in corporate tax companies, as the UAE gears up for the implementation of corporate tax in 2023. The free zone has recorded a significant increase of 33 per cent in the number of corporate tax institutions, offering a wide range of financial and tax consultancy services. H.E. Eng. Ali AlSuwaidi, Director General of Ajman Free Zone, stated: “The Federal Corporate Tax will become applicable in 2023, and is believed to propel the country forward. Businesses are expected to align their relevant processes in order to ensure full compliance with the new law, and will need the assistance of specialized tax advisory firms specializing in this domain. As a global business hub, Ajman Free ......read more

Best Waterfront Communities in Dubai

Around 7 million tourists visited Dubai in 2021, and around 85% of Dubai’s residents were born elsewhere. Why do people from other countries choose to move here? Fast development of the city, favorable investment climate, sunny weather — all of these are more than enough.    Moreover, Dubai is a coastal city, and this fact plays a huge role in its popularity as well. Living near the water helps improve sleep quality, reduce stress, and increase overall happiness. What are the best beachfront areas to live in Dubai? Find out in the article.    Emaar Beachfront One of the biggest development projects near the sea within Dubai city is the Emaar Beachfront  area. It is located on a separate peninsula near Dubai Marina and the Palm Jumeirah. All residents can enjoy a private sandy beach ......read more

Mahzooz Grand Draw Celebrates AED 10 Million Winner!

The winner of the 81st weekly draw is the 23rd Mahzooz multi-millionaire  United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 22 June 2022: In just a short amount of time, Mahzooz, the leading weekly draw in the UAE, has created 23 multi-millionaires.  Last week’s Grand Draw saw another lucky top prize winner.  On Saturday 18 June 2022, Engin, an ecstatic Dubai expat who is originally  from Turkey, scooped up the top prize of 10 Million Dirhams. To put the win into perspective, this prize money, could buy him a lifetime that is devoid of financial anxiety.  Engin was invited to the premises of EWINGS, Managing Operator of Mahzooz,  to celebrate the win and to receive the  cheque that will change his life immensely. At the media event, Farid Samji, CEO of EWINGS, said  after presenting the cheque to the ......read more

HBMSU hosts meeting with students for communication and exchange of insights

June 22, 2022 - The Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) convened a meeting with its BA, MA, and PhD degree learners, in the presence of H.E. Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of HBMSU. The meeting aimed to promote networking and the exchange of inspiring ideas and insights that would contribute to the development of the educational system. During his speech, H.E. Dr. Mansoor Al Awar stated: “HBMSU is committed to promoting student networking, while also facilitating a platform for them to share insights with the higher management. The initiative comes in line with our efforts to offer an integrated educational environment, by designing and implementing an innovative and smart educational model that improves learning mechanisms. It further coincides with the university’s strategic vision to reshape the future of ......read more

Dubai Police in Collaboration with Continental Organises a Dialogue Session on Artificial Intelligence Driving Hub

• Tyre manufacturer to collaborate on initiatives to improve drivers' skills and behaviours through AI Technology • Continental helping keep the UAE’s roads safe in line with its Vision Zero initiative    Dubai, June 22, 2022:  Dubai Police, alongside leading tyre manufacturer, Continental, has organised a roundtable discussing "AI Driving Technology" alongside their partner, AV Living Lab and Location Solutions.    Hosted at the AI Driving Hub, based in Dubai Police, General Department of Traffic office, the event brought together major executives from a range of sectors such as transportation, logistics and mobility services to discuss how AI technology and the Metaverse can be used to tackle road safety by correcting driver behaviour through a personalised ......read more

MoIAT, EDB, EDGE Group Sign Joint Agreement to Boost Manufacturing in Defense Sector

Agreement underscores defence group’s ongoing commitment to supporting the UAE’s industrial sector as an Industry 4.0 Champion    Abu Dhabi - UAE: 21 June, 2022 – The UAE Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT), Emirates Development Bank (EDB), and EDGE Group, have signed a mutual agreement to support the development of manufacturing at one of the world’s top 25 advanced technology groups for defence. The agreement is in line with the UAE’s Fourth Industrial Revolution program, Industry 4.0, and aims to support growth in the defense sector, one of the key industries of the future.    The agreement includes financing of up to AED 1 billion provided by EDB to support and accelerate the industrialisation of EDGE’s unique offerings. The event took place at MoIAT’s ......read more

‘Front-Line Heroes' Art Installation Revealed at Dubai Science Park

 The piece celebrates frontline workers who risked their lives to help others during the Covid-19 pandemic Kart Group: The sculpture conveys a message through art, of hope, compassion, and selflessness throughout the global pandemic Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 June 2022: Kart Group and Dubai Science Park (DSP), a member of TECOM Group, pay tribute to frontline workers and heroes from around the world with a unique life-sized art installation located at the science-focused business district. Designed by the talented Kart Group, the art installation was revealed today to celebrate the heroes in the fields of medicine, security and public health who worked tirelessly during the Covid-19 pandemic to serve their communities.  The piece was commissioned by Dubai Science Park in collaboration with NewBridge ......read more

Dubai Shopping Malls Group DSS 2022 Celebrations: Everything You Need to Know

Along with the spectacular city-wide activities, the summer season brings the annual Dubai Shopping Malls Group’s Dubai Summer Surprises promotion for everyone to enjoy!    21 June 2022, Dubai, UAE:  Unveiling its promotional plans for Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) in partnership with Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), announced the exciting promotional line-up worth a whopping Dh 1 million and a range of events at the participating malls.   This year, DSS returns for its 25th edition with a rich line-up of events and promotions. Running for 10 weeks, the promotions will commence on 1 July, including 11 draws where shoppers will take home cash and brand-new cars.    Majid Al Ghurair, Chairman, Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) said, ......read more

Natuzzi Italia Presents the New Collection THE CIRCLE OF HARMONY - Second Life

Envisioned by Marcantonio with the Terra pouf and Dutch studio Marcel Wanders studio with the Adam sofa.   On the occasion of the Milan Design Week 2022, Natuzzi Italia, the Italian design brand that unites a highly international calling with a deeply Mediterranean identity, presented the new collection The Circle of Harmony – Second Life, which, under the creative direction of Pasquale Junior Natuzzi, at Natuzzi Italia, envisions Italian art designer Marcantonio with the Terra pouf and Dutch studio Marcel Wanders studio with the Adam sofa.    "Second Life is the concept of the newest collection, a notion guiding the hand of the designers we've collaborated with which embraces our skillful artisans and is so universal that it ideally accommodates everybody," explains Pasquale Junior Natuzzi, ......read more

Dubai Municipality Successfully Updates the Emirate's Base Map and Inventory of Government Assets

Dubai Municipality, 21 June 2022:  The Dubai Municipality has updated the base map of the Emirate of Dubai through its GIS Center, along with the inventory of government assets across the Emirate. Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, gave significant prominence to the initiative during his briefing, where he learned of the major projects and operations of the center for 2022. The initiative focused on the development of a database and dictionary of assets, which would be updated through aerial photographs and internally at the centre, through field surveys for strategic partners' assets.  The update process is in line with Dubai Municipality’s goal to provide partners with services and geospatial maps using the latest technology, in accordance with the best approved international standards and ......read more

Three Vital Pandemic Lessons for Governments to Restore Public Confidence

21, June 2022:  The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for governments to apply the lessons learned from the dismantling of global connectivity in response to COVID-19 to ensure that future global health threats can be effectively managed without closing borders. The World Health Organization (WHO) long advised that border closures are not an effective means of managing a global pandemic. Evidence observed during the pandemic proved the point. Most governments ignored this advice, acted in isolation from the industry and other governments, and put in place measures to restrict travel. This collapsed global air connectivity with massive negative economic and human consequences.    Moreover, the restart of global connectivity has been made more challenging because governments continue to ......read more

Malabar Gold & Diamonds Unveils a Plethora of Jewellery Collections ahead of the Travel Season

This Summer, witness new and diversified collections of gold & diamond jewellery at Malabar Gold & Diamonds.    Unveiled latest collections of jewellery in gold, diamonds and precious gems under the titles Vibez, Enigma and Nrityanjali.    Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one of the largest jewellery retailers globally with a strong retail network of over 285 outlets spread across the globe has unveiled a splendid spread of diversified jewellery collections ahead of the travel season. Titled Vibez, Enigma and Nrityanjali, these collections have been launched in the diamond and gold jewellery categories.   The ‘Vibez collection’, an intricately crafted range of semi-precious stone jewellery introduces simplistic modern designs and uses different tones of semi-precious stones ......read more

Ensuring Safe Rollout of 5G Networks

21 June 2022:   The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged governments to work closely with the aviation industry to ensure that aviation and incumbent aviation safety systems can safely co-exist with new 5G services[i]. While IATA recognizes the economic importance of making spectrum available to support next generation commercial wireless telecommunications, maintaining current levels of safety of passengers, flight crews, and aircraft must continue to be one of governments’ highest priorities. The call came as the industry was meeting in Doha, Qatar at the 78th IATA Annual General Meeting.   “We must not repeat the recent experience in the United States, where the rollout of C-band spectrum 5G services created enormous disruption to aviation, owing to the potential risk of interference ......read more

Breakthrough Brain Regeneration Treatment Program from Aviv Clinics Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 June 2022 – A ground-breaking new treatment protocol to help restore brain function in post-stroke and traumatic brain injury patients was introduced to Dubai healthcare professionals this week. The announcement was made by Aviv Clinics Dubai, hosting a medical conference under the Continuing Medical Education (CME) accreditation program of the Dubai Health Authority.  Aviv Clinics provided fully documented evidence of the use of their proprietary Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) to improve the cognitive and physical performance of people suffering from stroke and traumatic brain injuries, regardless of the severity of their condition. Aviv’s new medical protocol improves neuroplasticity, the brain’s ability to adapt in response to an injury or disease, and reactivates ......read more

Escalating Needs, Rising Hunger: Refugees Caught in the Eye of the Perfect Storm

June 21, 2022:   Further food ration cuts are imminent for refugees as humanitarian needs multiply around the world while funding struggles to keep pace, warns the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) on World Refugee Day. The somber warning comes as WFP has already been forced to significantly reduce rations to refugees across its operations. Ration cuts of up to 50 percent are affecting three-quarters of all refugees supported by WFP in Eastern Africa. Refugees living in Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan and Uganda are the most affected. Severe funding constraints in West Africa, where hunger has reached a record high in a decade, have forced WFP to significantly reduce rations for refugees living in Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger. WFP assists on average 500,000 refugees in Southern Africa ......read more

Dubai Municipality Wins British Safety Council award for Deep Tunnel project

Dubai Municipality, 21 June 2022:  Dubai Municipality won the British Safety Council Award, with Distinction rating, for the Deep Tunnel Storm Water Drainage Project, in the category of applying the highest standards and practices in the field of occupational health and safety in projects.

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2022 Diversity & Inclusion Awards Winners Announced

20 June 2022:  The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the winners of the third edition of the IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards.   Inspirational Role Model: Güliz Öztürk – CEO, Pegasus Airlines  High Flyer Award: Kanchana Gamage – Founder and Director, The Aviatrix Project  Diversity & Inclusion Team: airBaltic  “The IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards recognize individuals and teams that are helping aviation to improve gender balance.  Determination to make this happen is a common denominator for this year’s winners. They are breaking barriers and helping to make aviation an equally attractive career choice for men and for women,” said Karen Walker, Editor-in-Chief, Air Transport World and chair of the judging ......read more