Dubai, UAE - 04, March 2021: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation “Empower” has announced that the total number of buildings provided with its district cooling services has increased to 1,252 by the end of 2020, marking 6% growth comparing to 2019. This reinforces the company’s position as the world’s largest district cooling services provider.. Empower has indicated that its diversified portfolio covers... ...
Study of more than 10,000 people identifies a rare group with controlled HIV in the Democratic Republic of Congo, suggesting additional research could uncover links between natural virus suppression and future treatments Discovery is a result of Abbott’s continued virus hunting efforts, which also uncovered a new strain of HIV in 2019 Abbott’s decades of work in global viral surveillance has advanced the understanding of ... ...
HONOR True Wireless Earbuds are the Ideal Companion for Music Lovers to Enjoy. United Arab Emirates - March 04, 2021: People have had a love affair with music for generations: pleasing the mind with beats, patterns and vocals. Research has shown that the brain releases dopamine when listening to music, a chemical messenger in the body that occurs when we do something essential to survival. Even though it is not biologically nece... ...
United Arab Emirates - March 04, 2021: So, the all-new HUAWEI FreeLace Pro has arrived and you are super excited to try out all the new features it has. Well, this new noise cancelling neckband hides a lot of technological innovations in its slender and trend-setting body that you will definitely love. Here are a few of those features and how you can get the most out of them.. Not one or two hours, but a whole day of use!. Worri... ...
• New report explores the expectations of UAE’s citizens and residents from future Smart Cities• Nearly 79% of residents would be happy living in a smart city • More than half (53%) of UAE residents highlighted living in a sustainable city as the most exciting innovation for smart cities 4 March - 2021; Dubai, UAE: Mastercard, Smart Dubai and Expo 2020 Dubai have collaborated to launch its Building the Cities ... ...
Enjoy up to 20 percent off on diamond jewelry with solitaires, statement earrings, stunning necklaces and showstopper rings.. Dubai, United Arab Emirates - March 04, 2021: From International Women’s Day to Mother’s Day, the month of March has many opportunities to celebrate the special women in your world and their indomitable spirit. . Spoil your mother, your mentor, soulmate, or yourself with stunning jewelry pieces... ...
May 08, 2021: Oris introduces a watch created with the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat and its mission to conserve the Wadden Sea, the world’s largest tidal system and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Nature knows no borders
Oris’s Change for the Better projects have covered the globe. Now the focus falls on the Wadden Sea, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Like nature, Oris’s Change for the Better campaign is unlimited by ......
Thursday, May 5, 2021 : Bhima Jewellers is offering a Bigger, Better and Wider Product selection to its customers, by moving from 1st floor to Ground Floor in Nesto Muweillah, Sharjah.
Muweillah, Sharjah, is a perfect example of UAE. All communities from many of the parts of the World live here. Being in the Business of now, more than 96 Years, this NEW showroom, puts the Customer at the center. From a Wider range of products, more ......
May 05, 2021: Swiss Haute Horlogerie manufacturer Audemars Piguet releases three new 42 mm Royal Oak Offshore Divers in stainless steel. Powered by a new movement, Calibre 4308, these models are fit for the wildest adventures in and out of the water. These three watches in khaki, blue or grey sport a new dial aesthetics as well as a new interchangeable strap system to style up your dive.
MECHANISM FIT FOR ACTION
The three new ......
May 04, 2021: We all know that Eid is the best excuse to go all out with your make-up look. This holiday, why don’t you go for a bold statement look to complement your fabulous Eid outfit?
What says bold better than a strong winged liner, full lashes, and a bright lip colour to create a statement!
Follow these steps to get that perfect bold Eid look with our favourite CATRICE products:
Step 1: Start with the ......
** Top tips for summer and how to look after your skin, naturally from Australia’s No.1 Natural Skincare Brand **
May 04, 2021: As the days get hotter and UV rays get stronger, we have to take better care of our skin when we are out walking under the sun or basking under it by the pool or at the beach. Aside from being the culprit for summer sunburn, UV rays can also accelerate common signs of skin aging such as fine ......
May 03, 2021: Soothing and versatile, the many hues of Mother Earth inspire the new season tinged in a palette of delicate neutrals that channel an understated elegance. Imagine an authentic and distinctive organic feeling that is at once on-trend and timeless. Handsome basics, including lightweight coats, dusters and logoed trenches in roomy, deconstructed silhouettes radiate a sense of ease and laid-back ......
This Eid, set yourself apart with some of the most unique pieces from YOOX.
These items are one of a kind, so don’t let the pieces you always loved get away!
There’s only ONE left, and it has to be yours.
For a festive house, or a unique gift, YOOX has curated a guide for all your house essentials this Eid.
For your little ones, YOOX has an entire section that will make any child Eid ......
April 27, 2021: Add flamboyancy and fun to your spring selection with playful candy colours.
The Max&Co. candy crush wardrobe includes full taffeta skirts, satin dresses, hooded knits, vests and caps.
The revolutionary tradition: the timeless coats of the Max Mara Atelier Collection
April 26, 2021: There’s an artist who draws the world without using paint, inventing it through the signs and materials of the real universe, in which tradition becomes revolutionary: Jannis Kounellis has given a romantic, sensual shape to contemporary life.
The Max Mara Atelier FW 2021/2022 Collection takes its inspiration from the ......
Celebrate the month of Ramadan in graceful style
From fluid dresses, suits in printed pure silk crepe de chine, to accessories including the remarkable clutch Pasticcino Bag made of natural raffia.
Shop for these Ramadan-inspired looks by Weekend Max Mara.
• Consolidated sales clocked USD 84 billion (¥8.999 trillion) while the operating income touched USD 9.1 billion (¥971.9 billion) in FY2020
• Games & Network Segment recorded 34 per cent year-on-year revenue increase
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 6 May 2021: Sony Corporation capped a strong FY20 with sales and operating income both touching record highs in the financial year. The ......
The Galaxy Upcycling program repurposes older smartphones into medical diagnosis cameras, helping underserved populations in Vietnam, India, Morocco and Papua New Guinea
May 4, 2021 – Samsung Electronics is repurposing older smartphones to enable greater access to ophthalmic health care in underserved communities around the world. Samsung partnered with the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) and Yonsei ......
May 04, 2021: As people adjust to the conditions of hybrid working, many factors have contributed towards creating and maintaining a comfortable home set up. From designating an office space, to acquiring better equipment, people are finding solutions to enhance their productivity and ensure consistency. Beyond having the right accessories to support the technology set up, having access to the right screen is also a key factor - in the ......
UAE, 06 May 2021: First Motors, the official distributor of Genesis in Bahrain has launched an exciting campaign this Ramadan to bring its Genesis customers exceptional offers on select models throughout the holy month.
As a design-focused brand, Genesis has a significant line-up embodying ‘athletic elegance’, including The new G70, The All-new G80 midsize luxury sedan and the first SUV, GV80 and the flagship ......
Lucid’s leadership team is further enhanced with the appointments of Margaret Burgraff, VP of Software Validation; Sanjay Chandra, VP of Information Technology; Jeff Curry, VP of Marketing and Communications, driving the company toward deliveries of Lucid Air
Dubai, UAE: May 6, 2021: Lucid Motors, which seeks to set new standards for sustainable mobility with its advanced luxury EVs, today announced that ......
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Sharjah, May 8, 2021: The Sharjah Ramadan Festival 2021 continues to create an amazing festive atmosphere across the Emirate and put a smile on the faces of shoppers and visitors, as 3 shoppers won 3 smartphones, 18 winners won shopping vouchers worth AED 5000, and 10 shoppers won AED 2500 shopping vouchers each in the festival’s second raffle draw held at the Oasis Mall Sharjah on Thursday.
While congratulating the winners and ......
Dubai, UAE, 5 May, 2021: With travel restrictions easing across the world, Carrefour – owned and operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the UAE – has opened a new store at the world’s busiest international airport, DXB, to make shopping more convenient than ever. Located in the arrivals area of DXB’s Terminal 3, the 24-hour store opened its doors on Thursday 4 May, offering high-quality products for tourists, frequent ......
Travel, Tourism and Hotels
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 8 May 2021: Mohammed bin Rashid Aerospace Hub at Dubai South announced that private jets movements continued their impressive growth in 2021 with a 336% increase in Q1 2021, reaching 4,904 compared to 1,460 in Q1 2020 and 1,676 in Q1 2019.
Aircraft movements include the four FBOs operating at MBRAH, which are Jetex Executive Aviation, Jet Aviation, DC Aviation and ExecuJet Middle ......
05 May 2021: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released March 2021 data for global air cargo markets showing that air cargo demand continued to outperform pre-COVID levels (March 2019) with demand up 4.4%. March demand reached the highest level recorded since the series began in 1990. Month-on-month demand also increased albeit at a slower pace than the previous month with volumes up 0.4% in March over February 2021 ......
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Danube Home, a part of Dubai-based multi-billion dollar diversified Danube Group, will donate 10% of its profits from its Dubai Store sales for the month of May for COVID humanitarian aid in India.
Dubai, 08, May 2021: Danube Group, a Dubai-based multi-billion dollar diversified business conglomerate, has risen up to contribute towards COVID relief efforts in India. Danube has announced to donate 10% of its group company ......
Dubai – 7 May 2021: Dubai Customs’ IPR Department organized a virtual meeting with the trademark owners to discuss ways to boost cooperation between the two sides, and any future shared projects and initiatives.
From Dubai Customs, Yousef Ozair Mubarak, Director of IPR Department, Noura Ahmed, Manager of IP Recording Section, Mohammed bin Nasir, Manager of IP Dispute Section, Eng. Saeed bin Faris, Team ......
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• 125 commercial aircraft delivered in a market environment that remains uncertain
• Strong focus on cost and cash containment; progress on restructuring
• Revenues € 10.5 billion; EBIT Adjusted € 0.7 billion
• EBIT (reported) € 0.5 billion; EPS (reported) € 0.46
• Free cash flow before M&A and customer financing € 1.2 billion, including positive phasing impact
• Net cash position at € 5.6 billion
• The guidance issued in February 2021 remains unchanged
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Saleh Al Hammadi and Mouza Al Ghafli triumph in Amateur Emirati category, while Belayneh wins women’s Open race
Dubai United Arab Emirates - April 29, 2021: Moroccan men made a cleansweep of the podium in the Open category of the Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament 10km Run on Wednesday night, while Saleh Al Hammadi and Mouza Al Ghafli took the men’s and women’s honour in the Amateur Emirati category.
Anouar El Ghouz, winner of the NAS Run 10km Open category title in 2019, was on cruise control again on Wednesday night, finishing well ahead of his ......
Highest Quarterly Revenue and Operating Profit in Company’s History
Dubai, Apr. 29, 2021: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced first-quarter 2021 consolidated sales of KRW 18.81 trillion (USD 16.90 billion) and operating profit of KRW 1.52 trillion (USD 1.36 billion) – the highest quarterly results in the company’s history with the 8.1 percent operating profit being a first-quarter record. Compared with the first quarter a year ago, revenues grew by 27.7 percent and profitability soared by 39.1 percent, reflecting very strong demand for LG ......
Abu Dhabi, 29 April 2021: The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) has unveiled its new documentary: "Our Sea … Our Future," as a part of its ongoing cooperation with Abu Dhabi Media, the UAE’s leading public service broadcaster and media company. The documentary highlights the fisheries sector, which is an integral part of Abu Dhabi's heritage. The film illuminates the pressure that Abu Dhabi’s fisheries face, and the actions taken by EAD to contain the impacts of overfishing on the marine environment, with the aim of ensuring the recovery and renewal ......
Dubai, UAE - 29 April 2021: Volvo Cars, exclusively distributed in the UAE by Al-Futtaim’s Trading Enterprises, aims for annual savings of SEK 1 billion (over USD $119m) and reductions of 2.5 million tonnes in carbon emissions from 2025 using circular business principles. Supporting the company’s long-term goal of becoming a circular business by 2040, Volvo Cars will create closed material loops for emission-heavy materials such as steel and aluminium, as well as remanufacture, repair, reuse and refurbish parts.
“Volvo Cars has one of the most ambitious climate ......
• An industry first, two global leaders in power technologies have entered into a non-exclusive, cross-licensing agreement that will allow them to expand their range of high-voltage equipment using a game-changing gas alternative to sulfur hexafluoride (SF6)
• SF6 an insulating and switching gas commonly used in high-voltage electrical equipment, is a potent greenhouse gas
• This historic agreement announced just before Earth Day 2021 will enable utilities to accelerate their reduction of greenhouse gas emissions
Dubai, April 29, 2021 – Hitachi ......
Representing a 7.9% increase YOY
Abu Dhabi, 29 April 2021: Etisalat Group today announced its consolidated financial statements for the three months ending 31st March 2021.
Financial Highlights and Key Developments of Q1
• Aggregate subscriber base reached 156 million, representing a year over year increase of 4%.
• Consolidated revenues amounted to AED 13.2 billion while consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 2.3 billion representing a year over year increase of 7.9% and resulting in a net profit margin of ......
• Al Ketbi: The private health sector plays a vital role in the growth and development of healthcare in the Emirate.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 April, 2021: Mediclinic Middle East will operate DHA’s Al Barsha Dialysis Centre from mid-May.
The aim of the partnership is to provide patients with the highest quality of specialised patient-centered care.
The contract was signed today at the DHA Headquarters by His Excellency Awadh Al Ketbi, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority and David Hadley, CEO, Mediclinic Middle East in presence of a ......
National Food Product Company “NFPC” sponsors the largest mosaic flag of the UAE, aiming to collect contributions (& distribute) in support of needy families
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 April 2021: The National Food Product Company recently, silver sponsored the biggest mosaic Emirati Flag campaign. The outstanding piece of the mosaic was added to the Guinness World Records under “Nefsy’s” initiative during the 49th National Day of the United Arab Emirates. The campaign was conducted in collaboration with Emirati Red Crescent, the ......
April 28, 2021: 62 source and outbound markets represented in-person at Arabian Travel Market, including Jordan, KSA, Germany, Italy, Russia, Greece, Thailand, Malaysia, Maldives and Cyprus
A total of 62 countries will be represented on the exhibition floor this year at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, which takes place in-person at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on Sunday 16 to Wednesday 19 May.
Now in its 28th Year, the region’s largest travel and tourism showcase has attracted key exhibitors from inbound and outbound markets such as the UAE, Saudi Arabia, ......
April 28, 2021: Now more than ever, consumers are determined to lead healthier lifestyles. Social awareness regarding the importance of being physically proactive in our daily lives is at an all-time high, causing a paradigm shift in attitudes and inspiring countless people to take better care of themselves. Of course, this widespread motivation is the first step towards ensuring improved health and well-being, yet what’s equally motivating is that consumers do not have to embark on their fitness journeys alone. Thanks to technological advancements and Samsung’s commitment ......
Date: Abu Dhabi, April 28, 2021: Emirates Driving Company PJSC, a publicly-listed company on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), is investing Dh22 million (US$6 million) in developing a state-of-the-art branch office and associated facilities to help future motorists seeking driving classes in Madinat Zayed City, Al Dhafra region.
Emirates Driving Co is the only licensed motor driving training institute in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, authorised to provide professional motor driving training to customers and prepare them for driving tests.
The announcement is in line with the ......
• The council comprises public and private health entities
• The council discusses latest development with regard to the National Unified Medical Records (Riayati)
• The meeting touched medical services needs and how to enhance coordination concerning the issuance of medical licenses
The UAE Health Council has recently held a meeting bringing together many public and private health entities to discuss mechanisms of enhancing, integrating and coordinating health efforts, initiatives and projects to support the country's strategic health plans and ......
Dubai, 28 April 2021: During the period leading up to Eid Al Fitr, Dubai Municipality will intensify inspection campaigns on food establishments, especially confectionery shops, roasteries, bakeries, sweets and chocolate factories, and popular kitchens.
Sultan Ali Al Taher, Head of Food Inspection Section at Dubai Municipality, said the intensified campaigns aim to ensure that during the preparation, making, storage, display and transportation processes these establishments apply the best practices that prevent contamination of these products, especially cross-contamination with ......
April 28, 2021: Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) showcased its advanced capabilities as a viable environment for educational institutions during its participation at the Ajman International Education and Training Exhibition (AETEX) 2021. AFZ has become an attractive destination for educational institutions to establish their operations in the United Arab Emirates and continues to witness a growing interest among higher education, training institutions, vocational education and educational consultancies, to register in the free zone.
Being home to more than 170 educational facilities, Ajman Free ......
Break your fast with some great quality, Real Italian food at Carluccio’s this Ramadan.
The popular Italian chain is serving a 2 or 3-course Iftar set menu across the UAE (Dubai Mall, Arabian Ranches, Dubai Marina Mall, Springs Souq and Eastern Mangroves AUH).
Start your meal with some Carluccio’s favorites including crispy calamari and pesto arancini, crispy rice balls filled with pesto and buffalo mozzarella and served with pepolata sauce. A warm and mildly spiced potato & lentil soup served with focaccia offers a lighter option too.
Menu favorites make ......
Under the Direction of H.H. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan to Support Frontline Workers
• Nahyan Bin Mubarak: “We are proud of the frontline heroes’ efforts and dedication to the safety of the UAE’s community”
• Sultan Bin Tahnoon: “We strive to repay the sacrifice of these heroes who work tirelessly to protect our community”
Abu Dhabi, 28 April, 2021: In line with the directive of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy ......
Announces appointment of Solar Power Etal as new distributor in Nigeria
Dubai, UAE – April 28 – Trina Solar Co., Ltd., a leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider, is announcing the signing of an official distributor agreement with Solar Power Etal to supply Trina Solar’s products and solutions in Nigeria. The new appointment comes as part of Trina Solar’s commitment to further increases its footprint and presence in the Middle East and Africa to cater to the rapidly growing demand for solar energy in the region.
With Nigeria having ......
Dubai, UAE- 28 April, 2021: Emaar Malls PJSC held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) yesterday evening, on 27 April 2021 and its Board of Directors reflected on the company’s achievements despite the challenging market conditions affected by the Covid-19 pandemic on the global economy and the retail industry.
The Board of Directors highlighted Emaar Malls PJSC’s efforts to support Dubai Government’s fight against Covid-19 with the implementation of Vaccination Hub at The Dubai Mall. They also highlighted Emaar Malls’ support to their retail tenants’ ......
Swiss brand creates watchmaking history with new complication-Montres Etoile combines Islamic and Gregorian Calendars in one watch
April 28, 2021: Swiss watchmaker Montres Etoile announced the launch of its first complication, an automatic, tri-retrograde, Islamic Lunar and Gregorian Dual - calendar timepiece with moon face. This complicated wristwatch based on an automatic Swiss made movement is completed by a complication module made by Agenhor in Geneva and is housed in a steel watchcase.
The watch is available through select retail partners across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, ......