October 18, 2021: October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, where all campaigns focus on the importance of early detection. Dr Nader Sheasha, pharmacist and creator of IXORA, recognizes that the number of cases has significantly increased in the last few years. Unfortunately, these are not just numbers, but facts. . IXORA has always felt an obligation to raise awareness on breast cancer and how clean beauty can play a part in the preve... ...
17th October 2021, Dubai, UAE: AppGallery, Huawei's official app distribution platform, has recently added to its growing app portfolio, Aramex Mobile, Aramex’s innovative mobile app. This latest addition to the AppGallery places Aramex onto one of the top three app marketplaces globally, with more than 550 million monthly active users across 170 countries, allowing it to benefit from a large customer base in the Middle... ...
October 14, 2021: The Bolognese Made in Italy brand founded by Olesya Petrenko debuts the A/W 21 Collection inside THAT Concept Store, in Mall of the Emirates. Plans include retail growth in the area and deals with top e-commerce players over the next two years. . Oblique Creations has been proudly reinforcing its business plan in the United Arab Emirates. The Made in Italy brand founded in 2006 in Bologna by Olesya Petrenko, Rus... ...
With a focus on expertise and innovation, Italian producers are finding a strong market in the UAE Dubai, UAE; 4th October 2021: Renowned for producing pieces of the highest quality, using innovative methods and offering exclusive and aspirational designs, the Italian jewellery industry is going from strength to strength in the UAE with recent figures showing exports increased by 125 per cent in the first six months of 2021 to Euro 448... ...
October 13, 2021: The world’s favourite spy is back, as No Time To Die arrives in cinemas across the globe. While the details of 007’s latest OMEGA timepiece were unveiled at the end of 2019, OMEGA is now proving that there’s more to this Diver 300M than meets the eye!During the mission, a coiled mechanism is fitted to the underside of the watch, creating a “limited radius electromagnetic pulse.” Thanks to the ... ...
October 17, 2021: Today, Pandora introduces the ‘Dreams Of The Future Crayon’ dangle charm. A continuation of its Charms for change initiative in support of UNICEF, the charm has been designed to help create a brighter future for children around the world.In honour of World Children’s Day on November 20, Pandora celebrates how children of the world can come together to help each other realise their hopes and dreams for the... ...
Special Inaugural Offers
Customers can get guaranteed gold coins on purchase of gold or diamond jewellery
Malabar Gold & Diamonds, the leading global jewellery retailer with over 260 retail outlets across 10 countries has launched its 18th store in Oman. The grand showroom was virtually inaugurated by Mr. MP Ahammed, Chairman, Malabar Group on Wednesday, 27th October 2021 in the virtual presence of ......
October 27, 2021: Mouawad has revealed its special partnership as exclusive jewelry sponsor of Spencer movie, a new biopic on the life of Princess Diana, which received a rapturous standing ovation following its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on September 3.
Spencer, by acclaimed director Pablo Larrain and writer Steven Knight, stars Kristen Stewart in the role of Princess Diana in a performance that has garnered high ......
October 25, 2021: With a judicious sense of detail, pattern, shape and curve, the Tonda PF is Parmigiani Fleurier's latest and most forward-looking collection. Released as the watchmaking brand celebrates its 25th anniversary, these new integrated bracelet timepieces take attention to craft, complication and streamlined aesthetics to a new high. One that doesn’t scream expensive but says excellence. One that is created to satisfy ......
Special Inaugural Offers
Customers can get guaranteed gold coins on purchase of gold or diamond jewellery
October 24, 2021: Malabar Gold & Diamonds, the leading global jewellery retailer with over 260 retail outlets across 10 countries has launched its third store in Singapore. The grand showroom was virtually inaugurated by Mr. MP Ahammed, Chairman, Malabar Group on Wednesday, 20th October 2021 in the ......
**Get intense color in just one stroke with the NEW Flormar Color Master Lipstick**
October 24, 2021: When a woman puts on her lipstick, she’s making a bold statement. For most women, lipstick is their No. 1 beauty essential and wearing it is like putting on a good dose of confidence. You’ll find lipsticks in a number of shades to complement different looks, but not all lipstick brands make the cut ......
October 27, 2021: In this house, which played host to huge concerts in the 50s, 60s and 70s, today you can hear only birdsong. Casa Gomis is also known as La Ricarda, a reference to the lagoon that sits in front of it. More than three centuries old, this aquifer area is one of the last untouched open spaces in the Delta del Llobregat.
The roof’s vaulting is arranged in perfect balance with the waving tops of the surrounding pine ......
October 14, 2021 – Dubai: The Rivoli Group, one of the largest luxury watch and eyewear retailers in the GCC has launched Rivoli Vision – a dedicated division for its eyewear business – in order to continue to offer the highest quality in vision care to its GCC customers.
Rivoli Group, which has decades of retail experience in creating bespoke and unique retail concepts in the watches category as well as in the eyewear ......
WINTER COLLECTION 2021
October 24, 2021: The yellow and grey tones which are mixed with black and Carolina red stand out. They appear applied on silk, wool or weft fabrics. The waist is highlighted, the lantern sleeves stand out and the tailoring is reinvented in its more relaxed version.
BLASÓN and INITIALS INSIGNIA are the bags that link a collection that continue to update the concept of elegance.
COLOR STORY BY DEE CELEBRATES ITS SECOND ANNIVERSARY WITH THE LAUNCH OF A NEW CAPSULE COLLECTION – TRIBAL THUMKA II EDITION
October 18, 2021 – Dubai, UAE: Color Story by Dee, a female founded vibrant fashion label, announces the launch of its bedazzling new collection – Tribal Thumka II Edition, in celebration of its second anniversary. Customers can explore and order the new anniversary capsule collection online ......
KENZO Sport, elegance that is uncluttered, essential and comfortable.
Functional and high-tech materials dominate, while sophisticated silhouettes allow for fluid movement. A distinct, but airy design.
A featherweight exploration for tomorrow’s wardrobe, between mesh and technical textiles, highlighted by our jacquard monogram.
A custom-made folding bike designed in collaboration with Brompton to create an exclusive KENZO x ......
October 28, 2021: In today’s digital-first world, data security and user privacy are essential. With countless millions of consumers relying on their smartphone devices to communicate, transact, and conduct business, everyone demands and deserves the peace of mind that their personal information is safe and their devices are capable of upholding this requirement. And as a leading producer of smartphone devices, Samsung continues ......
Intuitive, automated interface transforms guest experience and boosts safety, security, and efficiency
Dubai – October 28, 2021 – Telematics, the region’s leading ICT and ELV engineering, integration, and maintenance service provider, in collaboration with OpenTEC, ME’s leader in Document Scanning, System Integration and Guest Facing Solutions, and NEC Enterprise Solutions, global leader in Communications & IT ......
• According to Interbrand, Hyundai Motor’s global brand value rose 6.3% year-on-year to $15.2 billion in 2021, its seventh straight year among the Top 30-something brands
• Positive evaluation stems from Hyundai’s focus on electrification and smart mobility solutions, pledge to be carbon neutral by 2045 and upgraded online sales channels
• Hyundai Motor’s efforts to bolster its brand capabilities in ......
100 years since Bentley’s first ever race win
24x 3-Litre Bentleys gather at Brooklands to celebrate, a century later
Victorious car - EXP2, the second Bentley built by W.O. Bentley himself and oldest Bentley in the world – makes headline appearance
October 28, 2021: 100 years since the first race win for a Bentley, the winning car itself – known as EXP2 – returned to the ......
October 23, 2021: Carb lovers of the world, behold! Get a whopping 20 percent off when you order anytime on the Denny’s UAE app on Monday October 25th also known as World Pasta Day.
Creamy Spinach pasta, a hearty Arrabiata with sautéed shrimp or everyone’s favorite Spaghetti Bolognese, Denny’s has a pasta to satisfy your craziest cravings. The best part? This offer is valid on all orders so feel free to order ......
Real Estate & Retail
Action-packed calendar features yoga, cycling, badminton and a one million Pesos grand prize
Dubai, 28 October 2021 - With the fifth edition of Dubai Fitness Challenge about to kick off, master developer Nakheel invites the public to take part in events across Nakheel Mall, Dragon Mart, Souk Al Marfa and Palm West Beach from 29 October to 27 November.
Begin your fitness journey with ......
Union Coop to Contribute towards the Services of Health and Humanitarian Services to Dubai Autism Center Patients
Dubai, UAE - October 27, 2021: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Dubai Autism Center, which comes within its framework of corporate social responsibility initiatives by supporting local humanitarian and social institutions, programs and ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
• Etihad’s EY20 Sustainable Flight flew from London Heathrow to Abu Dhabi on Saturday 23 October leveraging the learnings and efficiencies developed over the last two years
• Using a combination of sustainable aviation fuel and operational efficiencies the Sustainable Flight reduced CO2 emissions by 39,000kg and fuel burn by 1,800kg
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 28, October: Etihad Airways operated ......
The MBZ-SAT will be launched on board a Falcon 9 rocket.
The mission is scheduled to be launched no earlier than 2023.
UAE - 28, October 2021: The Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) today announced that it has selected SpaceX as launch provider to deliver MBZ-SAT, the most advanced commercial satellite in the region in the field of high-resolution satellite imagery, into space.
The second Emirati satellite to be ......
Banking and Investments
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – October 28, 2021 – Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a recognized global enterprise leader in Intelligent Data Services across on-premises, cloud, and SaaS environments, today announced Metallic Security IQ. Embedded as an optional feature across the entire Metallic portfolio, Security IQ is a unified security dashboard that provides customers with quick and meaningful insights into threats impacting their data l......
Education and Trainings
Government, Legal and Charity
Ahmed Mahboob Musabih: Digital innovations enhance sustainable development
Dubai – 28 October 2021: In conjunction with the Programming Day, Dubai Customs is organizing five events on digital innovation and the role programming and coding can play in shaping the future.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, has declared October 29 as a day that honors coders and programmers. It is the same day ......
Events and Exhibitions
Healthcare, Fitness and Medicine
Other Top Stories
Ranking Top Bankable Module Supplier For 6 Consecutive Years
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 28, 2021: Trina Solar Co., Ltd. (“Trina Solar” or the “Company”) has been awarded as bankable by all survey respondents in the 2021 PV Module and Inverter Bankability report issued by BloombergNEF. With this report, Trina Solar is now the only module manufacturer to be rated as bankable for 6 consecutive years by 100% of the industry respondents participating in the annual BloombergNEF survey.
The BloombergNEF report says that a company's financial health, record of its modules in the field and manufacturer warranties are important indicators for financial institutions in their evaluation of PV manufacturers’ bankability. It contacts banks, EPCs, independent power providers and technical advisers worldwide and conducts in-depth interviews ......
• Introducing the new and unique Fall-Winter collection
• Furniture and homeware to love
Dubai, UAE, 25 October 2021: As the weather cools down for Fall, Crate & Barrel – owned and operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the UAE – is introducing its latest Fall-Winter 2021 collection, “A Season for The Senses” - celebrating the mindfully made, beautiful design, and high-quality pieces.
Through the combination of warm and soothing tones, Crate & Barrel’s collection sources materials that promote the well-being of forests and clean air in homes. The materials sourced at Crate & Barrel are certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) who set high standards to ensure that forestry is practiced in an environmentally responsible and socially beneficial manner.
Additional best-seller products that Crate ......
The global technology and market leader in power grids is committed to advancing a sustainable energy future for all
Dubai, October 13, 2021 – Further to its press release on July 1, 2021, the global technology leader today announced its evolution to Hitachi Energy. Formerly Hitachi ABB Power Grids, the business has renewed its Purpose to ‘advancing a sustainable energy future for all’.
Speaking from its global headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, Claudio Facchin, CEO of Hitachi Energy, commented, “At Hitachi Energy, we are championing the urgency of a clean energy transition, through innovation and collaboration. There are many pathways towards a carbon-neutral future – to tackle this global challenge, we nurture diverse global teams bringing authentic passion and enduring ownership.” He continued, “By 2050, global electrification ......
• New module marks the unstoppable trend of 600W+
• Module efficiency to up to 21.6%
13 October, 2021, Dubai, UAE - Trina Solar Co., Ltd., a leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider, officially announced the availability of the 670W Vertex module in the Middle East and Africa. The series obtained the IEC certification from the TÜV Rheinland after passing complete reliability test and realized the mass production. This marks an even higher milestone in the PV 6.0 era and demonstrates that 600W+ is unstoppable in the future.
According to Dr. Zhang Yingbin, Trina Solar's head of product strategy and marketing department, the 670W Vertex series inherits the non-destructive cutting, high-density interconnection and other high-precision technologies of the 210mm modules; with the ultra-high module power, the single string power ......
Danube Home launched Baitak Hilmak mobile application for the beneficiaries of National Housing Loan on the 9th of October 2021 in front of the representatives of FAB and top contractors and consultants from Abu Dhabi & Al Ain.
Dubai, UAE - October 12, 2021: Danube Home, the interior and home improvement retail wing of Danube Group, launched
Baitak Hilmak program for the beneficiaries of National Housing Loan and revamped version of Danube Home’s Privileged Partners Programme (PPP), the one and only loyalty & reward program for construction contractors across the region.
With Baitak Hilmak, Danube Home shall offer exclusive benefits like additional discount, free end to end 3D interior designing services, purchase linked Gift Vouchers and loads of exclusive services to the beneficiaries of FAB NHL right from the first day of availing the National ......
Dubai, 07 October 2021: Dubai Municipality will celebrate the World Migratory Birds Day, which falls on 9th October. Observing this international occasion is part of strengthening the Municipality’s leading role in raising environmental awareness for the emirate's community and its quest to preserve biodiversity and ecosystems in the emirate.
Environment Department of Dubai Municipality will organize various awareness programs in an interesting and attractive way for all segments of society with the aim of educating them about the importance of migratory birds and their different types, the threats they face and how the community can contribute to mitigating them.
This year's global event, with the theme, “Sing, Fly, Soar, like a Bird,” focuses on the phenomena of the birds' voices and flight as a way to inspire and connect people of ......
Dubai, UAE, 05 October 2021: His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum visited the pavilion of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling service provider, at the Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2021), which is being held in the Dubai Exhibition Centre at the site of the global event Expo 2020 in Dubai. During the visit, His Highness was briefed on the qualitative developments of Empower’s various projects and its adoption of innovative technologies in consolidating company’s global leadership in the district cooling industry as the world's largest service provider.
His Highness listened to a detailed explanation by Ahmad bin Shafar, CEO of Empower, about company’s achievements, most notably the drivers of sustainable financial performance pursued by Empower, which resulted ......
The exhibition aims drive integration among energy industry, create new trade opportunities, exchange ideas and experiences, and showcase the latest innovations.
Dubai – October 3, 2021: Global power and technology leader, Hitachi ABB Power Grids, will reinforce and showcase its sustainability, electricity and digital technology solutions and services at the 23rd WETEX and sixth Dubai Solar Show, which is taking place October 5-7 at the Dubai Exhibition Centre on the EXPO 2020 Dubai premises.
Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a Titanium sponsor of WETEX, the region’s premier event on power, water and environment event, organized by the Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA).
“This edition of WETEX comes at a crucial time for businesses anticipating a post-pandemic economic growth surge, ” said Dr. Mostafa AlGuezeri, Managing Director of ......
Dubai, UAE - 03, October 2021: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, won two gold awards at the International District Energy Association (IDEA) Annual Conference & Tradeshow 2021, which was held last week in Austin, Central Texas, USA, under the theme ‘Powering the Future’. The conference was organized in virtual as well as in person modes and concluded with a participation of 2,400 experts from 30 countries. Empower’s winning represents a renewed international recognition of company’s efforts to promote the District Cooling concept worldwide, encourage decision makers to adopt this energy efficient cooling solution and apply the best integrated green practices.
Empower's merited winning of the two gold awards for the categories ‘Number of Buildings ......
Saudi Arabia - 29, September 2021: The Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) announces the birth of an Arabian leopard cub, offering hope for the revival of her critically endangered species.
The female cub was born on April 23. Her gender identification and first health check occurred on July 13. The cub is now one of 16 born in a captive-breeding programme at the Arabian Leopard Breeding Center in Taif, Saudi Arabia as part of a campaign to bring the animal back from near extinction.
Her species numbers fewer than 200 in the wild after centuries of habitat loss and poaching. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) says the species is “critically endangered”, which means it is considered to be facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.
The leopard’s habitat, which formerly spanned the Arabian ......
Dubai – 29, September 2021: The IPR Department at Dubai Customs launched a series of awareness workshops under the patronage of Mansoor Al Malik, executive director for policies and legislation Division.
The workshops were organized in coordination with the Brand Owners' Protection Group and targeted express shipping and courier companies. They aim to enhance cooperation with strategic partners ahead of EXPO2020 Dubai and following the directives of Dubai Government of providing an attractive environment for investment and trade.
Yousef Ozair Mubarak, Director of IPR Department launched the workshops in the presence of
Malik Hanouf, CEO of Brand Owners' Protection Group (BPG).
Ozair welcomed the 43 participants and highlighted the significance of effective partnership between Dubai Customs and BPG. Kholoud Al Hawsani, Awareness Senior ......
• DEWA joins GMIS as a Foundation Partner to encourage the adoption of Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies and drive sustainable energy consumption in the industrial sector
• The partnership will leverage DEWA’s expertise to boost collaboration between energy providers and industrial enterprises to eliminate energy wastage
• DEWA and GMIS will cross-promote the latest energy innovations, trends and policies to optimise sustainability in global supply chains
• His Excellency Saeed Mohammed Ahmad Al Tayer, Managing Director and CEO of DEWA, will speak at #GMIS2021, which will be held at EXPO’s Dubai Exhibition Centre from November 22-27
Dubai, UAE, 28 September 2021: The Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS) today announced a partnership with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) that will promote ......
New Garden Collection themed “My Style, My Way” features elegantly designed furniture that reimagines the way we embellish our outdoors
Al Barsha, Dubai, September 26th, 2021 – just in time for winters, Danube Home, the leader in home furnishing and home improvement industry, is inviting everyone to live a little bigger outdoors, to weave a little piece of heaven in the urban jungle, with the launch of its new Garden Collection in stores in the UAE, Oman, and Bahrain and online at www.danubehome.com. With over 2500 outdoor furnishings, themed furniture pieces, and garden accessories – Danube Home is the ultimate winter weather destination for your front-yard, back-yard, terrace, and balcony needs.
Whether you wish to cover your outdoor space with emerald-green, silky, fine grass dotted with geometrically aligned pebbles, in the midst of which squats a ......
Dubai, UAE - September 23, 2021: As fall season rolls around and temperatures begin to decline, there is no better time to revamp your house vibe and style with Natuzzi Italia’s eclectic, dynamic and luxurious design, also the Dubai Home Festival has begun!
Lasting till the end of September, enjoy a part sale on select items from Natuzzi that will add style to your home décor and make all your guests appreciate your designer’s eye.
Natuzzi Italia offers a magnanimous collection for the living room, dining room, bedroom along with additional furnishings and accessories. These collections will give you ample choice to decorate your home and will be the missing ingredient needed to elevate your surroundings.
Invest in eclectic Natuzzi Italia products this DHF to avail the best furnishings for your home. Visit the state-of-art ......
September 23, 2021: Participants in the 97th edition of the Society of Petroleum Engineers’ Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), underlined the importance of accelerating investments in the oil & gas industry, identifying disruptive technologies and knowledge-based solutions to the challenges of climate change, primarily the transition toward net zero emissions.
Organised by Dragon Oil, an upstream oil and gas exploration, development, and production company fully-owned by Dubai’s Government, the 2021 edition of the ATCE concluded in Dubai today after three days of reviewing groundbreaking papers through special technical sessions to accelerate the application of innovations in every technical discipline related to the oil & gas industry.
The event ran from September 21st-23rd in the presence of international speakers who addressed ......
At Gastech 2021, the gas, LNG, hydrogen, and energy industry explores how AI, big data and robotics can future proof businesses in a net-zero world
Technologies exist to increase efficiencies, reduce emissions and capture carbon and should be utilised to support decarbonisation as we move towards the energy transition
Dubai – 22 September 2021– Facing unprecedented demands to deliver wholesale decarbonisation of energy, the gas, LNG, hydrogen, and energy industry is increasingly turning to advanced digital technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI), big data and robotics to future proof businesses and ensure they thrive in the drive to net-zero energy.
At Gastech 2021, the world’s largest exhibition and conference supporting the gas, LNG, hydrogen, and energy industry, industry professionals have been examining how the latest advances in digital ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – September 21, 2021: After passing advanced serial load tests for non-uniform snow-load and 20,000 cycles of dynamic mechanical load, Trina Solar's 210mm Vertex 670W module has passed the extreme wind tunnel test. The result further confirms that ultra-high-power modules can maintain their outstanding performance even when subject to extreme weather.
Trina Solar, with the third-party authoritative organization CGC (China General Certification), conducted the wind tunnel test on the 210mm Vertex 670W dual-glass module (2.384×1.303m).
The 210 Vertex 670W module remains intact when wind speed reached 62m/s (216km/h or 134 mph), which is equivalent to the low end of a Category 4 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson scale.
The wind tunnel test results prove that the 210mm Vertex module not only generates super high power but also ......
2021 symbolizes a very special year for Tanagra, marking the brands 40th Anniversary and slowly ending with a look towards the future – towards a Tanagra Reimagined. At the cusp of 2022, Tanagra welcomes its customers to a new era surrounded by innovation, technology, creativity, and inspiration at the heart of art de vivre. Since its inception in 1981, Tanagra has made remarkable strides, achieving an outstanding level of excellence in transforming home décor into a journey of self-expression. Tanagra is now proud to offer the most luxurious and contemporary lifestyle brands alongside new experiential tech solutions welcoming the younger generation.
For a sweet end to the 40th Anniversary, Tanagra has joined forces with b8ta to bring in product innovation with high tech collectibles dedicated to young luxury enthusiasts, including innovative Bariseur alarm ......
Dhofar Global and VPS Worldwide introduce Citrox Protect to offer powerful sanitization solutions against many types of bacteria and viruses
Dhofar Global, a leading supplier of health and hygiene products in the Middle East, has partnered with Virus Protect Services (VPS) Worldwide to introduce the Citrox Protect range of products to the region, an innovative cleaning and sanitization brand designed to enhance health and safety in various facilities across sectors.
Considered as one of the world’s most powerful natural biocide and disinfectants, the innovative product range also brings the world’s first 3D microbiota surface barrier for a wide array of surfaces.
Citrox Protect products are made of natural and environment-friendly formulations which can be used both for daily sanitisation cleaning (multipurpose disinfectant spray) and also to seal ......
UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure Opens the 5th Arab Water Forum participated by 22 Arab countries pledging strong commitment to water security for peace and sustainable development
H.E. Suhail Al Mazrouei: The Arab Water Forum is a leading platform for cooperation and collaboration to support the water sector and accelerate efforts to address challenges of water scarcity
Date: Dubai, UAE, September 21, 2021
1. The UAE is developing three water desalination projects in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Umm Al Quwain with combined capacity of 420 million imperial gallons per day (MIGD), H.E. Engr. Suhail Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, announced;
2. Once commissioned in 2023, these will raise the water desalination capacity of the UAE to 1,590 MIGD – and help strengthen ......