The Best Kitchen Support with Three LG Home Appliances
JEDDAH, 27 April 2022 – It has almost been two weeks of the Holy Month, but images of an army of family packed in the kitchen never seem to go away. Even though gatherings might not happen as frequently as in the first half of Ramadan, cravings for a hearty, warm, and well-prepared meal remain. There’s nothing like feeling you got all the help you need in the kitchen, especially after a long day of not just preparing Iftar, but also looking forward to eating it. This Ramadan, get the help of these LG Electronics (LG) soldiers in your kitchen for the most seamless preparation support.
An All-in-One Electric Oven to Feed the Crowd
A great oven can sometimes be all the dream team you need in the kitchen. This is because LG electric ovens ......read more
JEDDAH – 18 APRIL 2022 - Throughout the kitchen there are many appliances working together to create a cohesive home environment. Whether it’s cooking, cleaning, or storing food, the kitchen is the epicenter of the home activity. Which means the refrigerator needs to be that accountable partner, working 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so not just any fridge will do. The appliance must be durable, efficient, and capable of storing food to maintain quality and freshness. LG Electronics (LG) refrigerators come with a host of innovative features that complement a range of lifestyles and kitchen configurations. From French 3-door and 4-door refrigerators to side-by-side and top freezer refrigerators, LG has a wide range of options to choose from to find the right solution for you and your home.
Enjoy Smart Design and ......read more
Company Earns 25 Awards for Product Design Excellence, Including Three “Best of the Best” Accolades
Jeddah, April 4, 2022 — LG Electronics (LG) has taken home 25 honors from this year’s Red Dot Award, continuing its success at the prestigious annual design awards program. Among the company’s impressive haul were three Best of the Best accolades for the LG washer and dryer with an upgradability option, a new LG lifestyle OLED TV and the LG DualUp Monitor Ergo.
The LG washer and dryer pairs offers outstanding performance, a minimalist ‘flat’ design and can even be upgraded to meet the unique and changing needs of each customer. Another Best of the Best recipient is the new LG lifestyle OLED TV model, a product scheduled to be released this year. A part of LG’s Lifestyle OLED TV lineup, ......read more
With shoppers becoming more mindful of energy-efficiency, LG becomes one of the air solutions brands compliant with SEER standards in the Saudi market for cutting down on energy consumption
RIYADH, March 31, 2022 – With the recent increase in global temperatures, it is becoming an increasing priority for consumers and enterprises alike to carefully watch their carbon footprints. In light of the Yalla Green initiative, LG Electronics (LG) has reiterated its undertaking to a greener Kingdom especially after the recent SASO announcement.
The Saudi Standards, Metrology, and Quality Organization (SASO) recently introduced a new requirement for Air Conditioners Standard SASO-2663, the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER). The requirement was introduced in line with the Saudi Energy Efficiency ......read more
With Easy Installation and Maintenance, this Controlled Air Solution Packs Powerful Performance
Jeddah, March 21, 2022 – LG Electronics (LG) has been a longtime investor and operator in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, emphasized by its most recent addition to the Riyadh facility to expand production facility for its domestic and industrial range. In light of that, LG Electronics presents the LG Inverter Single Package, made for Saudi businesses looking for comfort and energy-efficiency. Designed to provide a highly efficient cooling and heating unit, packing powerful performance, and promising convenient maintenance.
Simple Setup with Energy Saving Support
The LG Inverter Single Package hosts 25RT Heat Pump, allowing it to boast an unparalleled performance. Easy to set up, its hinged doors make component servicing ......read more
Disruptive Concept in Ownership Extends Usability of Appliances
That Can Be Upgraded to Meet New Usage Trends, Patterns
Jeddah, February 11, 2022: LG Electronics (LG) is set to change the existing paradigm of home appliance usage with an upgradability option that adapts to the unique and changing lifestyles of customers. Developed under the concept, Evolving Appliances For You, LG upgradable appliances have the capability to incorporate new features developed in the future based on owners’ usage patterns and habits.
What upgradability brings to the table is the ability to add a new function or convenience to an existing appliance through new software, new hardware or both. For example, users can improve the performance of the LG PuriCare air purifier when a new pet joins the family by ......read more
The Perfect Blend of Art and Technology, LG SIGNATURE is the Ideal Companion for Saudi Luxury Living
Riyadh, September 30, 2021: Saudi Arabia’s luxury market is changing. As one of the fastest growing economies in the world, the Saudi Arabian people are primed to enjoy an increase in spending on luxury products. With an emergence of new tastes and preferences, premium products catering to more refined tastes are in the spotlight. While goods like fragrances, cars, watches and leather items are popular choices, higher end appliances are also seeing an uptick in interest. As the home is the central ecosystem for any person’s life, the major items within it should not only work seamlessly and efficiently, but also complement the surroundings.
For Saudis with sophisticated taste, LG SIGNATURE products are the ......read more
The Latest Innovation from LG Makes Preparing Tasty Meals at Home Easy for All
RIYADH, 18 AUGUST 2021: Consumers have come to expect a better integration of kitchen appliances as technology continues to innovate to create a more advanced culinary experience. The LG Electronics (LG) connected smart kitchen collection of ovens, refrigerators and dishwashers are working together to help simplify the task of food preparation as well as the dreaded meal cleanup.
As part of its mission to make the cooking experience more seamless and enjoyable, LG has now launched the new LG InstaView ThinQ Range with Air Fry. Bringing together LG’s staple technologies with smart recipe solutions provides a seamless package that will inspire users to create nutritious meals in the comfort of their own homes.
Healthier Cooking with ......read more
• Eye-opening feature follows the experience of several falconers competing in the King Abdulaziz Falconry Festival in KSA.
• Documentary to be streamed on National Geographic Asia.
Riyadh, Dubai, 13th July 2021: An eye-opening new documentary that sheds light on Saudi Arabia’s falconers is set to air this week, covering the events of the 2020 King Abdulaziz Falconry Festival, where over 1,000 falconers competed from countries as far and wide as Germany, Russia, Syria, Bahrain, UAE, Kuwait and of course Saudi Arabia.
Set to stream on the non-fiction educational network, National Geographic Asia, Wild Allies takes a behind-the-scenes look at the enchanting art of falconry along with the intense dedication and passion of the owners and trainers as they raise these beautiful ......read more
● Functional allrounder with easy installation and smart features
● Affordable, high quality: No need to compromise with GROHE Baulines
● Simple comfort: GROHE Baulines impresses with minimalism in design and function
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10th June 2021: The complexity of everyday life can be overwhelming – no wonder people are seeking simplicity in their homes. This desire to keep things simple is evident in all areas of life - from the way people work to their choice of products for their home. Most people are not experts when it comes to kitchen interiors. Therefore, they are looking for brands and products they can trust. With GROHE Baulines, installers and planners know what they are offering their customers: high and long-lasting quality along with reliable ......read more
April 12, 2021: As a warm tribute to traditions, Tanagra has entered into the spirit of the season by offering special pieces
perfect for Ramadan. For those who cherish special gatherings and occasions with sparkle and style, look no further than Tanagra for the finest craftsmanship
and wonderful gifts. Including L’objet and Lalique bowls, Jay Strongwater candles, Christofle cutlery and glassware, Vido luxury games, Agraria diffusers and more.
Now available at Tanagra, AYA The Art of Living is a design house which creates one of a kind contemporary products
and furniture pieces that emerge from the essence of creativity. It features designs fostering form and function, as well as conceptual pieces relative to the region.
Founded by Ayah Al Bitar after studying at Parsons School Of Design in New ......read more
This year marks a very special occasion for Tanagra, as the brand is all set to celebrate 40 years of being a successful unique destination for luxury lifestyle, art de vivre and decorative pieces in the GCC. 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 proud to offer the most luxurious and contemporary lifestyle brands to suit everyone’s exceptional taste.
To add sparkle to the occasion, Tanagra has joined forces with its renowned brands including Baccarat, Bernardaud, Daum and Lalique, to create exclusive pieces reflecting the “Ruby” anniversary, made to enchant with brilliantly distinctive creations honoring the best sellers. This year, the brand aims to take their ......read more
● Full face Rain spray which covers the whole body
● 250 mm diameter in round or square design
● Sustainable enjoyment thanks to the water-saving GROHE EcoJoy technology
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 January 2021: Gentle, delicate droplets of water caress the skin and cover it completely: GROHE’s new Tempesta 250 head shower now ensures a warm summer rain in your own shower – even in winter. Relax under its full face Rain spray and generous diameter of 250 mm, confident that your luxurious shower is also eco-friendly, thanks to the water-saving EcoJoy function. The technology limits the flow of water to a sustainable 9.5 litres per minute without compromising performance. Pure water enjoyment while doing your bit for the planet – a perfect combination for 66% of ......read more
• Consumer-centric thinking is key to any design process.
• Ten Design awards for GROHE: SmartControl kitchen honored with most design awards in 2020.
• Precise control with a minimalistic design: Juries particularly acknowledged the kitchen faucet line for its intuitive operation.
21 December 2020: Answering the “why” of a product is essential in the beginning of a design process in order to create meaningful and relevant product solutions to the consumer. To understand how they want to live and what they expect from their living spaces requires a deep understanding of consumers. “Anticipating even unarticulated needs in an early stage of the product development process is crucial for creating purpose-driven products with a real added value to the consumer,” explains ......read more
● German Sustainability Award Foundation awards prize for sustainable design for the first time
● As a resource-saving solution, GROHE Blue reduces water consumption, CO2 emissions and plastic waste
● Tackling the global plastic waste problem is an important component of GROHE's sustainability strategy
17 August 2020: Having already been nominated for the 13th German Sustainability Award for companies, the global brand for complete bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings is now delighted to be nominated for the first German Sustainability Award Design 2021 for its GROHE Blue water system. A top-class jury of experts will decide on the finalists at the end of September. The winner will be announced at the German Sustainability Award ceremony on 4 December 2020 in Düsseldorf.
For ......read more
● LIXIL EMENA has set itself the goal of creating plastic-free product packaging for its GROHE brand by 2021
● Thanks to the initiative, approx.10 million plastic packaging could already be saved until today
● Cooperation with Pacific Garbage Screening (PGS) supports common vision to reduce the environmental impact of plastic waste
7 July 2020 - In 2018, GROHE, a leading global brand for complete bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings, launched its initiative to replace plastic in product packaging with more sustainable alternatives. Until today, approximately 10 million items of product packaging made from plastic could be eliminated; by 2021, this figure is to be significantly increased to up to 35 million.
The transition to plastic-free packaging is a process that involves all ......read more
DUALCOOL ACs Deliver Superior Performance and Reliability
May 17, 2020: With the weather heating up and AC usage in full swing, there has never been a more crucial time for homeowners to evaluate the efficiency of their air conditioners.
Across the Gulf region and around the world, people are spending more time at home, putting increasing pressure on residential ACs to deliver round-the-clock comfort. It is therefore no surprise that repair shops are seeing a spike in AC maintenance requests during this time and especially in the summer months.
To address demand for more durable and reliable air solutions, LG Electronics (LG) created its advanced range of DUALCOOL air conditioners. At the core of LG DUALCOOL ACs lies the innovative Dual Inverter Compressor™. Designed to resolve the common ......read more
A celebration of technologies that change everyday lives!
February 24, 2020: One of the world’s leading technology innovators in home appliances, is making its second mark on the region with the opening of a flagship store in Riyadh. Bosch technologies have always aimed to improve the lives of people all over the world, claiming their products are “Invented for Life”. With an unmatched portfolio of uncompromising quality, Bosch leads the way in design, innovation, technical perfection and reliability.
On February 19th 2020 Bosch will open the doors of its new Olaya showroom located at Olaya St. Al Aam, in Riyadh, with an event celebrating not only the second Bosch brand store in Saudi Arabia but also the biggest. Featuring a vast display of their diverse home appliance portfolio, guests are ......read more
November 03, 2019: Perfect for apartments, flats, townhouses and rentals, Ring Door View Cam is a wire-free video doorbell that transforms a door viewer into a smart security device.
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – November 3, 2019 - Ring, whose mission is to make neighborhoods safer, today launched its fifth video doorbell, Ring Door View Camn in Saudi Arabia for SAR 729 (excluding VAT) at online retail outlets such as Souq Saudi Arabia and Jarir Online. A wire-free video doorbell that transforms a traditional door viewer into a smart security device, Door View Cam is easily installed in place of an existing peephole and does not require drilling or permanent modifications to your home or door.
Ring Door View Cam features motion detection, two-way talk, 1080p HD video, a removable, ......read more
● GROHE Composite Sinks in two colors and five designs complement established range of stainless-steel sinks
● GROHE Kitchen Colors transform faucets and sinks into colorful kitchen highlights
● Made-to-measure waste systems are compatible with GROHE Blue and GROHE Red water systems
30 May 2019: Filling pots, preparing food and doing the dishes after a delicious meal: Oftentimes things have to go fast and it can get a little hectic when it comes to hot pots and pans. The work area around the kitchen sink plays a crucial role in this process and is used countless times day after day and encounters high levels of stress.
At the same time, the kitchen is increasingly becoming the focal point of everyday life. Style and design are more and more important across all price ......read more
Places the spotlight on new home security devices making it easier for residents to monitor their property from anywhere.
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – April 14, 2019: Ring, a company on a mission to reduce crime in neighbourhoods, is participating in Intersec Saudi Arabia 2019. The company is promoting its innovative home security products and services, giving customers and neighbours the opportunity to experience Ring products firsthand and to learn about the devices’ features and benefits.
“Following Ring’s launch into the Middle East last year, we are excited to showcase our security products and solutions at Intersec,” said Mohammad Meraj Hoda, Vice President of Business Development-Middle East at Ring.
“Ring’s mission to reduce crime in neighbourhoods drives every ......read more
On 11 March, the 2019 ISH will open in Frankfurt am Main, Germany: More than 2,400 international exhibitors will present their bathroom and kitchen novelties and other innovations.
For the first time ever, GROHE will position itself as a leading global brand for complete bathroom solutions, kitchen systems and intelligent water management.
As part of a new concept for their trade fair booth, GROHE will clearly put the consumer at the centre of attention, using three themed environments to present their different solution and design concepts.
21 February 2019: GROHE, a leading global brand for complete bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings, will be showcasing a record number of innovations at the ISH, the world's leading trade fair for the responsible use of water and energy ......read more
Saudi Arabia, December 04, 2018: Al Jazira Paints has opened a new production line called "Making Joy", coinciding with the International Children's Day. The company has recently enabled hundreds of children to work together with KIDSDOM for two consecutive days at Al Hayat Mall in Riyadh on the impact of rain showers in the capital." "We always strive to draw a smile on the lips of our children, male and female, and bring pleasure to their hearts. We saw on the International Children's Day a beautiful occasion to express our love and affection for our small buds and their happiness, " said Abdullah bin Saud Al Rumaih , CEO of Al Jazeera Paints. and to provide in- kind gifts and free tickets for them to enter the "Kidzdom", and enjoy the various games available, which has already been ......read more
Professionals countdown to next week’s INDEX Saudi as companies seek to capitalise on a growing market
Riyadh, KSA, 25 October 2018: A new wave of mega projects in Saudi Arabia are set to fuel major growth in the Kingdom’s US$3 billion interior design market.
Real estate developments with a combined value of US$146 billion, including massive mixed-use projects such as King Abdullah Economic City, have created enormous business opportunities for interior design professionals flocking to INDEX Saudi, the new three-day trade event being launched next week.
Opening its doors from 30 October to 1 November, INDEX Saudi will host more than 100 exhibitors and thousands of brands at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Jaafar Shubber, Event Director for INDEX Saudi, said: ......read more
Involving about 34 Countries and 500 Companies
Saudi Arabia, October 24, 2018: The Saudi build exhibition 2018 was held on October 22nd in its 30th cession and will continue until the 25th of this month, targeting all construction related including products, tools, paints and others. It is considered the largest trade exhibition in the field of constructions in the Kingdom and the only construction exhibition in the Kingdom approved by the International Federation Union of Exhibition Industry ( UFI).
The exhibition is attended by 34 countries. More than 500 companies are exhibiting their products and tools, including Al- Jazeera Paints, the largest national company in paints manufacturing, as it plays a key and effective role in the construction process in the Kingdom.
Al- Jazeera Paints is characterized by its new ......read more
Dyson revealed the Dyson Cyclone V10 TM cord-free vacuum, which will set the path for vacuum cleaner technology for the next decade. “It’s why we’ve stopped developing corded vacuums”.
The new Dyson digital motor V10 is the fastest and most advanced Dyson digital motor, spinning at up to 125,000 rpm and giving the new vacuum the most powerful suction of any cylinder vacuum.
Dyson also unveiled the new Dyson Pure Cool™ purifying fans which clean every corner of the room. The machines reveal the indoor pollution you can’t see – new LCD display reports pollutants in the home in real time, and then reacts automatically using a unique Dyson algorithm.
The Dyson Pure Cool TM purifying fans feature a 360 degree fully-sealed filter system to capture 99.95% of microscopic allergens ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2018: In celebration of the National Day of the 88th anniversary of the Kingdom, Al-Jazeera Paints Company held a special celebration for the children of Al-Joof region, where it launched a national celebration for children last Thursday and Friday in Al-Joof Plaza complex in Sakaka city, and provided them with paints and colors to express their happiness of the Saudi National Day through their various drawings on wooden tables, paper plates and more and equipped tables for children to sit and celebrate this beautiful day to exercise various activities and distributed flags and delightful prizes by the end of the day.
The company will set up a similar event in Arar city in the Northern Borders area in Arar Mall next Thursday and Friday to spread more joy and happiness on the day of the great ......read more
Saudi Arabia, June 6, 2018: In line with its innovative innovations and continuous efforts to meet the needs and desires of its customers, Al- Jazeera Paints has launched two tiles products in its distinguished group of high quality cement products, offering its customers strong and robust products to install tiles and solve the problems facing its users and implementers.
In this context, Al-Jazeera paints has launched the porcelain adhesive "Al-Jazeera Santex", a high-performance, strong adhesion and highly productive product. It is suitable for vertical and horizontal applications as well and can be used with marble, swimming pools tiles and other non-porous tiles. Also, it can be applied on floors making it reduces cost and effort.
For ceramic & mosaic, the company has introduced "Al- Jazeera ......read more
IKEA Yas Island and Dubai bring more fun-filled activities and workshops instore from HAG AL LAILA on May 1st to Dining Week from April 28th to May 5th
United Arab Emirates, 24 April 2018: IKEA, the region’s favourite Swedish home furnishing retailer, is inviting shoppers to join them in a series of celebrations of both local culture and better living throughout the coming weeks in both their Dubai and Yas Island stores.
1) On Tuesday May 1st, IKEA is hosting an afternoon of sweet celebrations for HAG AL LAILA, an Emirati traditional festivity similar to ‘trick or treating’. With cultural performances, delicious sweets, Emirati games and more, families are encouraged to IKEA to indulge in a fun-filled ......read more
Thoughtful designs of unrivalled quality with John Lewis SS18 collection
Dubai, UAE, February 24, 2018: With John Lewis heritage and design at its heart, the SS18 collection celebrates authenticity and craftsmanship, inspired by palette of materials, colors and textures across shape and pattern, spanning our entire Home assortment, all intended to elevate everyday items and bring our customers joy through design.
Our SS18 Coastal colour update is a refined core of soft neutrals and grey tones mixed with a range of calming blues. This colours are used alongside solid woods, linen and natural materials. For SS18 our accent colours have been influenced by the seaside town of Margate in Kent, giving a more retro, industrial feel.
We have introduced some new feature pieces this season to project a sense ......read more
It is Considered the largest showroom for Showcasing Paints in the Capital
Saudi Arabia, February 22, 2018: Al -Jazeera Paints, giant of high quality paints manufacturing in the Kingdom, Middle East and North Africa, has announced the inauguration of its first and largest showrooms in 2018 with new showcasing methods on Imam Ahmad Bin Hanbal Road in Al –Naseem district in Riyadh. The showroom was attended by a large number of engineers, consultants and a number of the company’s guests and employees.
The showroom, designed in accordance with modern style, is characterized with large area of 1095 m2, containing 14 models of house rooms, some for children, others for sleeping, while the visitor's eye is not the same as the traditional Majlis that embodies nostalgia for the past, besides gusts room, dining room, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 29, 2018: The founder of IKEA and Ikano, and one of the greatest entrepreneurs of the 20th century, Ingvar Kamprad, has peacefully passed away, at his home in Småland, Sweden, on the 27th of January. Surrounded by his loved ones, he died at the age of 91, following a short illness.
Ingvar Kamprad was born in 1926 in Småland in southern Sweden. At the early age of 17 he founded IKEA - the business that became his lifelong commitment. Ingvar’s driving force was the vision of creating a better everyday life for the many people.
“We are deeply saddened by Ingvar’s passing. We will remember his dedication and commitment to always side with the many people. To never give up, always try to become better and lead by example”, says Torbjörn Lööf ......read more
Visit the IKEA exhibition at the heart of Dubai Design Week, inspiring celebration and play
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2017: IKEA, the much-loved Swedish home furnishing retailer, has created a grand exhibition, inspired by a magical playhouse fantasia, which is now open to the public at Dubai Design District. Kicking off Dubai Design Week on November 14th and open until November 25th, visitors will be taken on a journey from wishing trees to topsy turvy illusions.
Whether children or adults, IKEA wants to remind the nation of the little things in life that matter, that good things can happen if you say yes to more fun! IKEA recently conducted its third global Play Report, exploring the importance of play for adults as well as children. The findings showed that play is a tool for people to sustain a healthy life, ......read more
HAPPIEST COUNTRY IN THE WORLD?
Dubai, 7th November 2017: The UAE could be one of the happiest places in the world, as nearly half of us have admitted to playing every day, according to a poll* conducted by much-loved Swedish home furnishing retailer, IKEA.
Nearly 100% of respondents in the UAE think that it is important to enjoy play as an adult, with many identifying happiness and positivity as the main reasons why. From utilising it to connect with friends and family (26%) to discovering new ways of doing things (24%), play is considered highly important for both children and adults.
In order to enable a better everyday life at home, IKEA has looked into how important play is as part of its ‘Let’s Play for Change’ campaign. Through prior annual research, IKEA’s Play Report has ......read more
Inspiring and smart solutions featured in the 2018 edition to help customers make room for life in the heart of their home
Dubai, 16 August 2017: IKEA, the Swedish home furnishing retailer, has officially launched its highly anticipated 2018 Catalogue, packed with home furnishing products, ideas and offers inspiring people to make room for life at home. IKEA Catalogue, the most widely distributed book in the world and produced in 35 languages, is now available in the UAE.
The contents of the 2018 edition reflect a change in the way people use their living spaces in the wake of urbanisation and new technology. Through its extensive consumer research, IKEA has now identified the living room as the heart of everyday life at home across the world, where it has become a place for connecting with family and friends, ......read more
Now Dads can learn how to journey through the store in just five minutes! #IKEA_DAD
Dubai, 20 June 2017: IKEA, the Swedish home furnishing retailer, has revealed one of its biggest and best kept secrets as a gift this year for all dads on Father’s Day – the infamous hidden shortcuts that allows you to journey through the store in 5 mins. This Father’s Day, IKEA wanted to acknowledge all the unsung family patriarchs, quietly supporting their family, day in and day out, all year long! Now Dads can choose their route, pick up the items on their shopping list and whizz through to the IKEA Restaurant & Café much faster.
One of the biggest myths is that men dislike shopping, when they actually prefer to shop differently. Men like to get in, get what they need, and then get out. They are generally not ......read more
LG Connected Appliances Work with the Google Assistant on Google Home To Deliver Easy, Immediate Connectivity and Convenience
Dubai, May 22, 2017: At Google I/O, LG Electronics (LG) announced a lineup of smart appliances that are fully compatible with the Google Assistant on Google Home, ushering in cutting-edge connectivity and convenience for today’s smart home. Google Home services will begin rolling out this month in the United States on LG’s premium portfolio of connected smart devices, including the LG SIGNATURE brand washing machine and dryer, refrigerator, oven range and air purifier as well as an LG air condi-tioner and robotic vacuum. Dates of availability in other markets will be announced lo-cally at the time of launch.
With Google Home, users will be able to access the full range of the Google ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 18,2017: The UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, switched on today the newly constructed solar plant in Jordan’s Azraq refugee camp. Funded by the IKEA Foundation’s Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign, the solar farm has brought power to a population that lived for two years without electricity and will contribute to the Jordan national energy strategy to achieve a green economy by 2020.
The 2-megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) plant provides electricity to 20,000 Syrian refugees living in almost 5,000 shelters in Azraq camp, covering the energy needs of the two villages connected to the national grid. Each family can now connect a fridge, a TV, a fan, have light inside the shelter and charge their phones, which is critical for refugees to keep in contact with their relatives abroad.
Azraq camp ......read more
DUBAI, May 14, 2017 — Home ownership is a sign of success and is a desire for many individuals and families around the globe. And residents of the GCC countries are no different. But when the move happens, the house is no longer a dream. It is a new-founded reality that homeowners often wish to perfect by ensuring the new home is smarter and more connected.
While the home has always been a place where families could escape from the pressures of the world, modern technology is transforming the definition of a “good, safe, secure home” to something more complex. How can safety and security be expanded through modern technology to offer benefits that go beyond the expectations of homeowners? What separates a house from a home?
“LG has been at the forefront of developing smart home ......read more
Dubai, 18 April 2017: The new Art Event 2017 collection, from the Swedish home furnishing retailer IKEA, has launched across all IKEA stores this April. Introducing a limited-edition collection which features 12 posters with hand-drawn motifs from a carefully curated selection of artists from all over the world.
The 2017 collection is the third installment within the series, as IKEA strives to provide people all over the world with affordable and functional designs, and continues its mission to also make great art accessible for everyone.
The Art Event 2017 collection is created by enlisting some of the most exciting, established and up-and-coming artists from around the world to contribute to a collection of posters featuring works drawn by hand. The style of the collection is highly eclectic and diverse with ......read more
27 March 2018 - BT Al Saudia, a leading system integrator, professional and managed services provider, announced its launch as the first in the market to offer Next-Generation MSS (Managed Security Services) in Saudi Arabia supporting customers in protecting and managing their network and IT infrastructure by security experts 24x7.
According to Symantec’s Internet Security Threat report, ......read more
Dubai, April 3, 2017: The new Stockholm collection, from the Swedish home furnishing retailer IKEA, is all about the beauty of doing things at the right pace. It is a collection of furniture and home accessories using natural material that have taken their time to come to life.
The first Stockholm collection was launched in 1984. Each new collection is different from previous ......read more
Dubai, 26 February 2017: The new IKEA PS 2017 collection is all about independence. Aimed at the free and flexible person that lives in all of us, the collection is designed by 17 urban designers from around the globe. This is the 9th IKEA PS Collection and contains over 50 products, including limited edition items.
IKEA PS 2017 says goodbye to convention and hello to the vitality ......read more
The new range of slow press juicers is the first step towards Fresh Thinking
Dubai, February 8, 2017: Making your own juice is a healthy choice. So it makes sense to choose an appliance that juices anything and extracts every bit of goodness from every ingredient. Today, consumers are becoming more conscious of what they eat and how they prepare their food. Social media is heavily ......read more
The most awaited festive season of the year is here as Zara Home reveals its 2016 Christmas collection. On Christmas unequaled joy is expected especially when it comes to home décor. This season’s collection is made up of Golden, Silver, White and Red themes, all created with great attention to detail aiming to please all tastes.
SVÄRTAN is a collection which is the result of a collaboration with the Swedish textile designer Martin Bergström and Indian fashion students. Using only black, white and shades of grey, SVÄRTAN invites us to explore a side of India that goes beyond the vivid colours usually associated with this striking country.
WELCOME TO ANOTHER INDIA
IKEA is launching SVÄRTAN – a ......read more
SÄLLSKAP is a collection inspired by the Scandinavian arts and crafts tradition and by the once groundbreaking idea of rooms designed for the whole family. It’s a collection of furniture, textiles and dinnerware that brings inspiration from the past into the present in the best way we could think of – by moving things forward.
ENJOY THE SEASON
Most of us tend to ......read more
Taim Al Falasi and Rawan Bin Hussain are First to Test Downy Unstopables scent booster before it arrives in the region
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: Scent is a form of expression for each of us. It showcases a person’s individuality, and can bring an air of confidence to any person’s style. Bold and heavy-hitting, but also persistent fragrances, are what women in this region ......read more
Faster online grocery shopping adoption to accelerate e-commerce growth in MENA region
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2016: With grocery shopping making deeper inroads into e-commerce globally, SOUQ.com, the largest retail and online marketplace platform in the region, is pleased to announce the launch of ‘SOUQ Superstore’ on its platform. SOUQ Superstore, an online ......read more
Brand introduces Life@Home exhibition at Dubai Design Week
Dubai, UAE, October 25, 2016: Swedish home furnishing retailer, IKEA - part of Al-Futtaim group of companies – commemorates 25 years since welcoming visitors to its first store in Karama, Dubai, UAE in 1991. Built on the vision of creating a better everyday life for the many people, IKEA offers of a wide range of ......read more