Dubai, UAE, June 24, 2017: Throughout its twenty years, Grand Optics has captured the imagination of customers across the GCC – and has offered the latest styles in eyewear and the most advanced technology in eyewear.Grand Optics has become a powerful household name in optics – the retail concept integrates a portfolio of luxuriou... ...
Honor 8 lite and honor 6x make the perfect gifts for Eid!Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has the perfect gifting solutions for you this Eid: two of its latest models, honor 6x and honor 8 Lite, with unrivalled design features at fabulous price points.The honor 6x, embodying the motto “Double the Experience” that mill... ...
MATTE COLORS. MAD WEAR.. #MADABOUTMATTEDubai, UAE, June 21, 2017: EXUBERANCE and a touch of MADNESS are key elements to makeup transformations. . The liquid lipstick ARTIST LIQUID MATTE range offers 15 intense colors to create audacious lip looks, for an extravagant 20-hour-lasting effect*. It allows everyone to free their madness and pa... ...
Now Dads can learn how to journey through the store in just five minutes! #IKEA_DADDubai, 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... ...
June 20, 2017: Purificación García, the emblematic Spanish fashion and accessories designer has just opened her third and fourth boutiques in Hamrah Mall, Riyadh and Doha Festival City in Qatar. The stores mark the continuation of the brands’ expansion in the Middle Eastern region. With two collections, ladieswear and ac... ...
Leading HR and IT decision-makers will gather to discuss next generation HR challenges and new frameworks proposed under Saudi Vision 2030Dubai, 20 June 2017: As the Fourth Industrial Revolution continues to transform the workplace with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation becoming increasingly prevalent across industries, Dubai-based ... ...
In the context of his belief concerning the importance of his roles in social responsibilityRiyadh, June 19, 2017: As part of Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski initiatives during the holy month of Ramadan in supporting charitable activities in the community, the hotel has made an integrated volunteering campaign, including signing number of agreemen... ...
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: Summer is just around the corner. In other words, you and many other people around you will be preparing for summer vacation. You may take a few days off to enjoy the hot, sunny weather or create fun and exciting memories by swimming, going to concerts, or traveling to new places. Whether you keep these experiences ... ...
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: The first series of Health and Wellness was held at Skyline University College on May 24, 2017. The event was designed to sensitize the students on emerging health concerns through lectures, discussion and medical check-up among the students, staff and faculty. Medical Practitioners from NMC, Sharjah and Dr. Su... ...
Boutique showcases latest collections of finely crafted lifetime accessories18 June 2017: International luxury Maison Montblanc has announced the opening of its latest boutique in the Middle East, in Riyadh’s Panorama Mall in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Managed by Montblanc’s longstanding partner, the Al Hussaini Group, the... ...
Over 629,000 students participate in the second round of the competition.Riyadh: 18 June, 2017: Arab Reading Challenge (ARC) participants were honoured at a ceremony held under the patronage of the Minister of Education His Excellency Dr. Ahmed Al Isa and ARC Secretary General Najla Al Shamsi in Riyadh. His Excellency honoured two winner... ...
Paris Gallery, the leading luxury retailer in the region, opened its new opulent store in Al Hamra Mall. The opening ceremony was held under the patronage and presence of Mr. Yaqoub Al Sharif Al Hashemi, Sara Group Executive Director and other chief guests including senior officials and diplomats led by His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Faisal... ...
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Skyline University College Library Department and Nexuslib have successfully organized the first Regional Workshop on “Open Source in Technologies for Libraries” on May 24, 2017, at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall. The Chief Guest of the event was Ms. Sara Al Marzouqui, Sharjah Public Library Manager-Sharjah Book... ...
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Skyline University College Library Department and Nexuslib have successfully organized the first Regional Workshop on “Open Source in Technologies for Libraries” on May 24, 2017, at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall. The Chief Guest of the event was Ms. Sara Al Marzouqui, Sharjah Public Library Manager-Sharjah Book... ...
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Slim with Stamina, OnePlus 5 features 6 GB RAM/8 GB RAM with Dash Charge capabilities
27th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com has announced the pre-order of the OnePlus 5, the much-anticipated flagship smartphone from global mobile technology company OnePlus. The impressive device features a 16MP and 20MP dual camera - the highest resolution dual-camera system on a smartphone today. The OnePlus 5 captures the best quality photos with professional and powerful effects. The OnePlus 5 is available in limited stock for pre-order on SOUQ.com in the UAE starting at 1799 AED for 6GB version.
The industry-leading Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 processor powers the OnePlu ...... read more
Youngsters invited to enjoy two months of interactive indoor activities at IKEA over the summer holiday
Dubai, 27 June 2017: IKEA, the Swedish home furnishing retailer, has announced its plans for children across the UAE keeping them busy and entertained over the summer holidays. IKEA will be hosting the IKEA Summer Academy – a series of different indoor workshops for children aged six to 10. Beginning the 5th July up until the end of August, just before school term begins, youngsters can join the Academy and spend every Wednesday afternoon from expanding their creative and crafting skills through a series of educational and interactive activities.
Special prizes will be aw ...... read more
Eid Al Fitr and Eid Al Adha are the two major festivals in Islam. Eid Al Fitr, or the 'festival of breaking fast', marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan and the beginning of Shawaal, the 10th month of the Islamic lunar calendar. Eid al-Fitr is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide. The religious Eid is the first and only day in the month of Shawwal during which Muslims are not permitted to fast. The holiday celebrates the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadan. The date for the start of any lunar Hijri month varies based on the observation of new moon by local religious authorities, so the exact day o ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 24, 2017: Throughout its twenty years, Grand Optics has captured the imagination of customers across the GCC – and has offered the latest styles in eyewear and the most advanced technology in eyewear.
Grand Optics has become a powerful household name in optics – the retail concept integrates a portfolio of luxurious and trendy eyewear brands with a focus on providing innovative vision solutions.
The Grand vision is to be the region’s leading luxury eyewear retailer and provider of innovative vision care. Grand Optics represents an extensive variety of luxury, designer, bridge and exclusive brands for clinical eyewear and sunglasses – ...... read more
Honor 8 lite and honor 6x make the perfect gifts for Eid!
Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has the perfect gifting solutions for you this Eid: two of its latest models, honor 6x and honor 8 Lite, with unrivalled design features at fabulous price points.
The honor 6x, embodying the motto “Double the Experience” that millennials live and breathe breaks ground with its premium dual-lens rear camera, extended battery life and rock-solid performance. Honor 6x at 919 AED available at all major retailers in the UAE.
The honor 8 Lite with the motto “Beauty at your reach”, gives you all the qualities you need without breaking the bank. Its eye-catch ...... read more
MATTE COLORS. MAD WEAR.
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2017: EXUBERANCE and a touch of MADNESS are key elements to makeup transformations.
The liquid lipstick ARTIST LIQUID MATTE range offers 15 intense colors to create audacious lip looks, for an extravagant 20-hour-lasting effect*. It allows everyone to free their madness and passion to reveal their exuberant self.
The new collection showcases a wide range of super MATTE and absolutely smudge-proof exuberant colors and creative shades, which are appropriate for every occasion and every look.
The all-new and unique ARTIST LIQUID MATTE is made up of an innovative formula, which contains:
1. ULTRA MATTE FINISH &nd ...... 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 ...... read more
June 20, 2017: Purificación García, the emblematic Spanish fashion and accessories designer has just opened her third and fourth boutiques in Hamrah Mall, Riyadh and Doha Festival City in Qatar. The stores mark the continuation of the brands’ expansion in the Middle Eastern region.
With two collections, ladieswear and accessories, Purificación García aims to bring her personal vision of fashion to the Middle East market; a vision which represents a universal language that is capable of adapting to everyday needs.
Since her beginnings in the 1980s, Purificación García has created clothing for the kind of woman whose approach to life has g ...... read more
Leading HR and IT decision-makers will gather to discuss next generation HR challenges and new frameworks proposed under Saudi Vision 2030
Dubai, 20 June 2017: As the Fourth Industrial Revolution continues to transform the workplace with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation becoming increasingly prevalent across industries, Dubai-based B2B event specialist QnA International, has unveiled plans for a first-of-its-kind summit to discuss the unique challenges this will place on HR and IT departments in Saudi Arabia.
Being the only event dedicated to HR Technology in the Kingdom, the HR Tech Saudi Summit, taking place 20 – 21 November 2017 in Riyadh, will unite HR ...... read more
In the context of his belief concerning the importance of his roles in social responsibility
Riyadh, June 19, 2017: As part of Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski initiatives during the holy month of Ramadan in supporting charitable activities in the community, the hotel has made an integrated volunteering campaign, including signing number of agreements, building partnerships and distributing food and beverages. The hotel staff interacted with this campaign in a remarkable way.
Prior to the beginning of the holy month, the hotel confirmed a cooperative partnership with the Orphan Charity Foundation (Ekhaa) and with Saudi Food Bank (Etaam) to be one of the participants in the Kempinski Ra ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: Summer is just around the corner. In other words, you and many other people around you will be preparing for summer vacation. You may take a few days off to enjoy the hot, sunny weather or create fun and exciting memories by swimming, going to concerts, or traveling to new places. Whether you keep these experiences to yourself or share them with your close family or friends, the G6 is the ideal vacation companion for taking high-quality pictures and instantly sharing them on social media.
Take Exceptional Splashy Photos
Swimming is one of the most popular activities people do in the summer. If you have children, you may want to preserve the moment ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: The first series of Health and Wellness was held at Skyline University College on May 24, 2017. The event was designed to sensitize the students on emerging health concerns through lectures, discussion and medical check-up among the students, staff and faculty. Medical Practitioners from NMC, Sharjah and Dr. Sunny Medical moderated and sponsored the inaugural event. The event highlighted and focused on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) mainly cardiovascular diseases, cancers, chronic respiratory diseases and diabetes.
Dr. Sanjit representing Sunny Medical clinic observed that non-communicable conditions account for nearly two-thirds of deaths glo ...... read more
Boutique showcases latest collections of finely crafted lifetime accessories
18 June 2017: International luxury Maison Montblanc has announced the opening of its latest boutique in the Middle East, in Riyadh’s Panorama Mall in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Managed by Montblanc’s longstanding partner, the Al Hussaini Group, the new boutique will showcase a wide selection of the Maison’s core writing instruments, jewellery, timepieces and leather collections.
Providing the perfect inspiration for discerning shoppers and gift givers alike, the boutique’s latest highlights include the recently launched UNICEF Collection in support of child literacy an ...... read more
Over 629,000 students participate in the second round of the competition.
Riyadh: 18 June, 2017: Arab Reading Challenge (ARC) participants were honoured at a ceremony held under the patronage of the Minister of Education His Excellency Dr. Ahmed Al Isa and ARC Secretary General Najla Al Shamsi in Riyadh.
His Excellency honoured two winners in Saudi Arabia; male competition winner Mohammed Mukhtar Al Salman, in grade seven from the Eastern Region, and female competition winner Shatha Basha Al Toweirqi, in grade five from Ta’if. Al Isa also honoured the winner of the best supervisor award Nawal Mohammed Al Jarallah and the winner of the best school award Ibn Khald ...... read more
Paris Gallery, the leading luxury retailer in the region, opened its new opulent store in Al Hamra Mall. The opening ceremony was held under the patronage and presence of Mr. Yaqoub Al Sharif Al Hashemi, Sara Group Executive Director and other chief guests including senior officials and diplomats led by His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Faisal bin Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, French Ambassador François Gouyette, Doctor Rosela Rosi, the deputy Ambassador and the Italian Trade supplement in Al Riyadh, accompanied by the director of public relations at the Italian Embassy, and the Charge Affaires of the UAE Embassy Ahmad Al Tanayji and an elite of businessmen and society.
Paris Galle ...... read more
LG’s latest appliance wants to partially replace the chef in your house and give you and your family precious time back
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Family, food, culture, heritage and traditions are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of new technology to prepare meals that are healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Technology is now taking over the kitchen through intuitive control with new devices that even do most of the cooking for you. The smart appliance trendsetting that started in the living room is now moving into the kitchen. ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Skyline University College Library Department and Nexuslib have successfully organized the first Regional Workshop on “Open Source in Technologies for Libraries” on May 24, 2017, at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall. The Chief Guest of the event was Ms. Sara Al Marzouqui, Sharjah Public Library Manager-Sharjah Book Authority.
SUC Quality Assurance Head and Professor Dr. Sudhakar Kota and Head of Academics and Associate Professor Dr. Mohammad Hasan Saleh Inairat were present in the event to welcome all participants.
SUC Associate Professor Dr. Riktesh Srivastava opened the session with his talk on Trends of Open Source Software while Nexuslib Business H ...... read more
Under the patronage of the Deputy Governor of Medina Region
Medina, KSA – June 14, 2017: Under the Patronage of H.R.H. Prince Saud Bin Khalid Al-Faisal, Deputy Governor of Medina Region, the Chairman of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, H.E Dr. Bandar bin Mohammed Hamza Hajjar and the Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Madinah H.E Mr. Munir Mohammed Nasser bin Saad signed a MoU for mutual cooperation and support the Chamber’s role in promoting the commercial and economic environment in the Medina region, and activating its participation in achieving the goals of the National Transition Program 2020 and the vision of Saudi Arabia 2030. The signin ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 12, 2017: In this holy month of Ramadan, Skyline University College Community Services Committee headed by Dr. Mohammad Abdul Salam has organized an Iftar Dinner for its students, alumni, parents, faculty and staff along with more than 200 Sharjah laborers who were also invited to play a cricket match under the floodlights of SUC cricket ground on June 7, 2017.
People gathered just in time to break the fast period of the day inside the SUC premises and enjoyed sumptuous meals. A cricket match between Sharjah laborers was played as a way of recreation and celebration after a hard day’s work and long hours of fasting. SUC recognizes the hard work and ...... read more
The third annual The Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference will take place on November 8th 2017 at the Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel and Resort. The event is expected to attract more than 150 senior executives from different sections of the market, including shipping, ports, finance and banking and law.
Dubai, UAE, June 11, 2017: There will be distinct conference sessions following the keynote speeches, and these will deal with a number of themes, including regional trade patterns, ship finance, ports and shipping. There will also be a series of speeches giving details about recent case studies, illustrating how the financial sector can help release the full potential of re ...... read more
Super slow motion functionality and intelligent features of new Xperia XZ Premium brought to life in singer’s new video
Dubai, 11th June 2017: Renowned Lebanese singer and record producer Fares Karam has featured Sony Mobile’s latest Xperia smartphone in his new music video, Mnamnam, which was directed by award-winning director Hass Ghaddar.
Throughout the video, which was filmed at various locations across Lebanon, Fares Karam showcases the new Xperia XZ Premium at key moments in his journey, from experimenting with the smartphone’s Super slow motion feature in different environments to highlighting the Xperia XZ Premium’s other intelligent features. ...... read more
Intercepted counterfeits deliver setback against manufacturing and distribution of fake printing supplies
Dubai, June 8, 2017: HP has announced multiple seizures of counterfeit printing supplies destined for HP printers. The company supported Saudi Arabian Ministry of Commerce officials, alongside the local police force, who confiscated more than 145,000 illicit items in separate actions.
Between December 2016 and February 2017, the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Commerce conducted several raids at both warehouses and showrooms of four major counterfeiting syndicates. Some of those distributors were also involved in manufacturing counterfeit print supplies.
In total, the offi ......
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2017: The Italian fashion brand, POLICE launches a new edition of classic attractions that has technology and superior engineering in tandem facilitating the metamorphism of the quartz watch to automatic timekeeping.
With a touch of vintage that has classic lines and neat silhouettes, the timepieces hark to needs of the modern fashion aficionado who believe in ‘less is more’. Textured leather straps and quaint bracelets in earthy browns and classic blacks offer the timepieces their unique character; giving a glimpse of the intricate movement of the many wheels, springs and gears that promises accuracy of time, the dial opens your imagina ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2017: Women all across the region wait eagerly for the festive Eid period to be able to show off their best beautiful self. Choosing the perfect outfit and make-up is exciting and in today’s ultra-high definition digital world, selfies play a large part in every occasion.
Every detail of our make-up is now captured in ultra-high definition and we need a mascara to match; a mascara that stands up to the zoom, capturing and magnifying every detail of every lash. Max Factor False Lash Epic Mascara is a breakthrough innovation, featuring the new False Lash Epic Brush, designed to create an epic lash fan where no lash is left unseen.
Creating the flawless Eid ...... read more
Edible Instrument Musicians Demonstrate How Food Waste Can Be Reduced with Refrigerator Technology from LG
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2017: To raise awareness of the issue of food wastage this World Environment Day, LG teamed up with the music-making talents of the London Vegetable Orchestra to demonstrate how advanced refrigerator technology can help extend the life of fresh foods for weeks or months, even against the demands of quirky performance art.
Food waste is one of the biggest challenges of our time. According to the United Nations, up to one third of all food is spoiled or wasted before it is ever consumed. Roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumpt ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 6, 2017: Proven Saudi Arabia, the leading business support provide for the KSA provides insight to businesses operating within Saudi on the effect to working processes after the announcement of the diplomatic withdrawal from Qatar.
Proven SA confirms that Qatari nationals in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, will now need to take actions to leave the country within 14 days. Despite the severance of ties, Saudi Arabia, according to Al-Arabiya English, said it would provide all facilities and services needed by Qatari pilgrims who are currently in the Kingdom. The 14-day directive asking Qataris to leave does not affect Qatari pilgrims currently in the Kingdom.
Dubai, UAE, June 6, 2017: Hortensia Eden complements the naturalistic collection with a line dedicated to vividly-hued natural stones. Ultra-feminine jewellery mini-watches offer a palette of dazzling colours with malachite, turquoise, lapis lazuli, mother-of-pearl and pink opal dials, to be paired with an array of lizard-skin or satin straps (powder pink, fuchsia, green, blue and orange) according to whimsy. These timepieces are must- haves by day or by night, in perfect harmony with precious jewellery pieces; delicate between-the-fingers rings, pendants and ear-studs.
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Jeddah, KSA, 6 June, 2017: Americana Foods, is distributing 2,000 Iftar meals and gifts to underprivileged children during the holy month of Ramadan to orphanages around Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, as part of the charitable partnership between Americana Foods and Ekhaa for Orphans Care Society.
Every Friday, during the Ramadan period, over 500 Iftar meal boxes will be provided to foster the spirit of joint charitable, humanitarian cooperation between Ekhaa for Orphans Care Society and Americana Foods, one of the region’s biggest food brands. The Iftar meal boxes will contain chicken, rice, laban, water and dates.
Americana Foods will also take the initiative, collaborating w ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 05th June 2017: Countries across the GCC are on a quest to redefine their future especially when it comes down to being socially and environmentally responsible with many countries investing billions to support a variety of sustainable initiatives.
According to the EY report ‘Power transactions and trends: 2016 review and 2017 outlook’, it was reported that Dubai launched a US$27 billion green fund to support global sustainability projects. Furthermore, Saudi Arabia intends to cut electricity and water subsidies by US$ 53 billion by 2020 with more countries following suit.
“Although governments within the GCC are taking proactive measures to ac ...... read more
RIYADH, KSA, 5th June, 2017– A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a Secure Application Services™ company, today announced its vThunder Virtual Appliance is now available via the STC Cloud. According to the terms of the agreement, STC Cloud will sell A10 vThunder Cloud offerings as a service for public use environments.
STC Cloud represented by Khalid Al-Ashaikh, Director Cloud Commercials at STC Cloud has signed the first agreement for Application Delivery Controller as a Service in Saudi Arabia.
Talal Al-Bakr, Cloud VP, said, “STC Cloud is proud to build on its ongoing commitment to STC customers through this agreement with A10 Networks, which will see both parties develop, in ......
Dubai, UAE, June 4, 2017: Al Habtoor Motors Saudi Arabia is proud to announce its first anniversary in Saudi Arabia selling Daimler-Fuso trucks. To kick off its anniversary celebration, the company will launch a number of promotional campaigns for its customers & resellers. Furthermore, the company plans to host Kingdom wide promotional events to celebrate this milestone.
The early success of Habtoor Motors in Saudi Arabia indicates a growing demand for reduced truck operating costs through quick and efficient service and highest possible standards of repair.
“We are amazed by the support and response we have received from our Saudi Team and our customers during t ...... read more
Customers to benefit from Free Shipping on all Fulfilled by SOUQ product orders over AED150
Online shopping in the region is set to experience upward trajectory during the holy month
Exclusive 10,000 Ramadan deals
4th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: 2017 has been declared the Year of Giving in the UAE and SOUQ.com supports the National agenda by encouraging residents to demonstrate the values of philanthropy during Ramadan. As part of SOUQ.com’s White Heart initiative, customers can now conveniently hand over their clothes donation bags to SOUQ drivers when they arrive to deliver their order. SOUQ.com has partnered with OMO and Comfort to deliver these donations ...... read more
UAE, June 4, 2017– H.E. Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Director General of Dubai Airport Freezone (DAFZA), welcomed a delegation from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s (KSA) Economic Cities Authority (ECA) led by Mohanud Abdul-Mohsin Helal, Secretary General for Economic Development. The delegates aimed to gain deeper understanding of DAFZA’s two decades of successful management and operations, discuss collaborative opportunities with the Freezone, and exchange experiences in terms of investment and economic development. As a central player in the UAE’s economic development and active contributor to gross domestic product (GDP), DAFZA highlighted its efforts to uniquely enhance ......
Express your Brows. Create Your Shape.
Dubai, UAE, June 4, 2017: Whether natural or designed, the eyebrows are essential to well-balanced makeup results. They are key to your face and your eyes’ definers. Grooming brows is no easy task; it requires a perfect routine, using the best tools, tips and techniques.
In view of this need, MAKE UP FOR EVER - the professional go-to brand in makeup suited for artists, professionals and everyday women alike – re-launches its BROW SHOW, which marks the introduction of two new eyebrow products: BROW GEL, the tinted brow groomer, and BROW PENCIL, the precision brow sculptor.
Whether you simp ...... read more
Live the adventure to the extreme with the new DAVIDOFF Horizon fragrance
Push beyond the Limits
Inspired by the strength of mountain heights, DAVIDOFF Horizon, captured the freedom of adventure and the thrill of achievement in a refined, classic masculine fragrance that balances the duality between earth and sky. Now DAVIDOFF Parfums introduce DAVIDOFF Horizon Extreme, an intense interpretation of the signature fragrance. This powerful, new version takes the classic masculine into more extreme territory, exploring the strength of the original fragrance with an addictive Woody Ambery accord. Going beyond the journey to the horizon of the first fragrance DAVIDOFF Horizon, DAVIDOFF Horizon ...... read more
United Arab Emirates is a country known for its humanitarian interventions both in the local and global scenario. This year, UAE President HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has declared 2017 as the “Year of Giving.”
Upholding the theme of “Year of Giving,” Skyline University College has given a thrust to this humanitarian advocacy by increasing scholarship to AED 20M. In its endeavor to provide quality education to more than 60 nationalities, SUC grants scholarship funds and training to various government and private sectors. It also organizes career development workshops to high school teachers and students across the region to promote quality in ...... read more
Skyline University College welcomed SUC graduates dating back from the year 1999 to 2016 at the 15th Skyline Alumni Meet on May 17, 2017 in Shangri-La, Dubai. The venue was filled with familiar faces clad in suits and formal attires – a manifestation of how the Skyline alumni have evolved since their university days. Skyline Founder President Mr. Kamal Puri graced the occasion and jumpstarted the event with his inspiring speech.
An engaging panel discussion on “The Effect of Digital World on Work Culture” took place with the invited panelists from the corporate and alumni namely Mr. Jihad El-Eit - Jeetek Group Founder and CEO, Mr. Mahesh Shahdadpuri - TASC Outsou ...... read more
Skyline University College (SUC) and University City of Sharjah organized a cricket match for more than 150 laborers to celebrate Labor Day at SUC on May 1, 2017. SUC Services Committee headed by Dr. Mohammad Abdul Salam, SUC Deputy Director for Public Relations Mr. Firas Al Tabbaa, and Deputy Director and Head of Marketing and Creative Communications Mr. Rakesh Gaur along with University City officials Head of Purchasing Section Mr. Khalid Saeed Al Hadhami, Public Relations Ms. Hessa Butti Aburehaima, Mr. Sultan Abdelazez, and Mr. Khalifa Almheiri welcomed the laborers at SUC cricket ground.
This year, more than 150 laborers took the day off and were invited to play cricket in the ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 3, 2017: OMO and Comfort have been global household names for decades, helping mothers care for their families by ‘sharing an extra dose of love’. This Ramadan, the iconic brands are back again with their annual community clothes donation drive, for the eighth year in a row, across the UAE in partnership with Uber and the Emirates Red Crescent and in line with The Year of Giving initiative by the UAE’s President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
“Share a Touch of Love this Ramadan” with OMO and Comfort encourages people to donate clothes to those less fortunate during the Holy Month of Ramadan. The campaign, now in ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, June 3, 2017: The legendary tennis player is the new brand ambassador, sharing with René Lacoste value of sporting elegance, tenacity and fair play.
L186S, THE FIRST LACOSTE SUNGLASSES MADE FOR TENNIS
Worn by Novak Djokovic - face of the new Brand campaign - the René Magnetic Sunglasses combine contemporary sport design with technology.
THE RENÉ MAGNETIC SUNGLASSES
The perfect match between the heritage of the Brand, the sport inspired look and the contemporary design. L186S features the exclusive Lacoste Magnetic Frame Technology combined with a sporty yet vintage and retro-chic look. The metal pilot shape comes with high quality Zeiss lenses specific for the ...... read more
Spoil your loved ones this Ramadan with Chopard’s limited edition sets of your favourite fragrances, Oud Malaki and Happy Spirit. The special sets come complete with a 75ml fragrance as well as a perfumed body lotion.
Oud Malaki: UAE 490 AED - KSA 500 SR - KWT 38.7 KD - BAH 50.2 BD - QTR 500 QR - OMN 51.4 OR - LEB 133 $ - JDN 99.50 JD
Happy Spirit: UAE 455 AED - KSA 465 SR - KWT 35.9 KD - BAH 46.6 BD - QTR 464 QR - OMN 47.7 OR - LEB 124 $ - JDN 92.25 JD
Point of Sale:
Available in major perfumeries and department stores.
Chopard Oud Malaki
In 2012, the world-renowned jeweller and watchmaker Chopard launched a new fragrance designed to celebrate ...... read more
HPE Flexible Capacity consumption model chosen to support rapid demand for online services
Riyadh, 31 May 2017: HPE today announced that Sejel Technology had selected HPE Synergy composable infrastructure platform for their data center transformation. HPE Synergy has been chosen by Sejel Technology to meet the service levels required by the Ministry of Haj and Umra, which oversees the annual pilgrimage of more than 1 million Muslims to Mecca and 6 Million for Umra, and help it support the rapid growth of online services and meet the objectives of the Kingdom’s 2030 Vision to develop the country’s economy.
With over 70% of registrations being completed within the first ......
New partnership between JLL and Effat University signed in Jeddah
MoU showcases real estate sector as career option for women in the Kingdom
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – May 31 2017: JLL, the world's leading real estate investment and advisory firm, and Effat University, a private non-profit institution of higher education for women in Saudi Arabia, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that encourages students into the real estate sector.
The MoU was signed in Jeddah between Jamil Ghaznawi, National Director and Country Head of JLL KSA, and Dr. Haifa Jamal AlLail, President of Effat University.
The MoU is a collaboration that aims to increase t ...... read more
May 31, 2017- The Elaf Group of Companies, a SEDCO Holding Group company and a leading provider of travel, tourism and hospitality services, has announced the coming opening of its latest five-star hotel in Jeddah. The latest addition to Elaf Group’s growing portfolio of hotels is part of its recent implementation of a strategic expansion initiative aimed at further reinforcing its leading presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s booming tourism and hospitality segment--in line with the goals and objectives of Saudi Vision 2030 to support the national economy and to promote tourism, particularly tourism for religious purposes, as a key contributor in the efforts to achieve a non ......
70th Edition of Cannes International Film Festival
From May 17 to 28, 2017
On this occasion, the world of Cinema was gathered for an exceptional evening.
Among them,the actress Uma Thurman, radiant wearing earrings in white gold, set with two oval-cut pink spinels, oval-cut and round pink sapphires and diamonds from the collection La Nature de Chaumet.
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Pioneering “Abu Azziez” campaign plays to strength of Nissan brand equity among elders in rural Saudi communities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 30 May, 2017: An innovative advertising campaign promoting the Nissan Navara pick-up in Saudi Arabia has been recognised with an award at the Festival of Media MENA held recently in Dubai.
The campaign, delivered by the UAE office of the OMD network, had the tricky task of reaching key influencers within the Saudi desert-dwelling population and overcoming some ingrained views about the suitability of modern vehicles for harsh desert conditions. In these rural areas, small businesses and farmers have a long tr ...... read more
Recognized for Effective Marketing Creatively Demonstrating Key Product Feature
DUBAI, May 30, 2017: Proving that a washing machines can be the star of a viral video, LG Electronics’ House of Cards video was the recipient of an AME Award in the category of branded entertainment. One of the most prestigious industry honors, the AME (Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness) Awards recognize a marketing cam-paign’s strategy, creative concept, production value and most importantly, effectiveness, on the global stage.
The video quickly achieved 100 million cumulative views across various sites when it debuted on YouTube last spring. In the video, professional card stacke ...... read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security presented awards to six of its top performing channel partners from the Middle East and Africa region at its EMEA Partner Conference which was held in Lisbon, Portugal between 9th - 11th May, 2017. These awards were in recognition for their proactive approach and significant achievements in FY 17. The event attracted 750 attendees across Europe, Middle East & Africa.
"We would like to congratulate our winning partners and extend our gratitude to all our partners for their continuous support and commitment in embracing our complete IT security value proposition and recognizing the benefits of delivering ......
Eid- Al- Fitr Gift Guide 2017
Dubai, UAE, May 29, 2017: As the crescent rises above the pure, holy and sanctifying month of Ramadan, the festival ushers a period of celebration and unity.
Embracing the spirit of brotherhood, charity and goodwill, the lavish iftars and merry gathering of friends and family add to the happiness of Ramadan. This is also the period of giving well-meaning gifts to your dear and near ones.
Attached herewith is an assortment of handpicked timepieces and fine jewelry from AIGNER, ESCADA, CERRUTI 1881, POLICE and GANT to help you with your choices.
Adhering to different tastes and budgets, you are sure to find something for everyone in the list organi ...... read more
Featuring a 4,500mAh Battery, LG’s Largest, for Hours of Smartphone Entertainment and Productivity
DUBAI, May 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) begins rolling out its LG X power2 1 smartphone this month in markets around the world starting in North America followed by key target markets in Asia, Europe, Latin America and other regions.
The LG X power2 is a mass-tier phone targeting heavy-duty users who are in the market for a competitively priced device with a large display, advanced camera features and long battery life. With a long-lasting 4,500mAh battery, the LG X power2 is perfect for users who enjoy watching movies and video content on their phones, playing games or just ...... read more
Dubai-UAE: 25 May 2017: Family, food, culture and traditions are key elements that are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of trendsetting technology to prepare meals that healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Ramadan is the season whereby people enjoy mouth-watering dishes prepared with a variety of ingredients that include dates and fruits, various meats, rice and bread and more. Homemakers cook up the most decadent meals for their family and friends to enjoy during Iftar or Suhoor and now with smart technology, they can be confident ...... read more
May 24, 2017 – Cebu Pacific Air (PSE: CEB) will suspend its service to and from the following destinations:
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
CEB will fly the last of its four-times-a-week service from Manila to Kuwait on June 13, 2017, and its Kuwait-Manila flight on June 14, 2017. The thrice-weekly Manila-Doha-Manila route will have its last flight on July 1, 2017; while CEB’s last flight from Manila to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia will depart on July 2, 2017, while the Riyadh-Manila flight will leave on July 3, 2017.
“The entry of Cebu Pacific into these markets benefitted passengers with lower fares and more choices. Of late, other carriers have aggres ......
Using ancient minerals from the Dead Sea in Jordan, Séla’s anti-aging products are developed with the highest in French formula innovation
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2017: Already a favourite within the Hong Kong beauty market, stocked in Harvey Nichols amongst others and most recently winner of the ‘Natural Product Line of the Year’ at the AsiaSpa Awards 2016. Iconic beauty brand Séla Ancient Minerals are set to take the Dubai beauty scene by storm, with their official launch into the UAE market over coming weeks.
Inspired by both the ancient city of Jordan and ancient skincare formulas from all corners of the globe, Séla is a brand that combines a unique French formu ...... read more
The world’s most premium and globally acclaimed OLED TV features an unmatched ultra-slim, “Picture-on-Wall” design
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2017: After having recently showcased its flagship LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W at LG InnoFest – the company’s annual marketing conference, LG Electronics (LG) has announced the ultra-premium TV’s rollout in the UAE. LG’s highly anticipated and most innovative Picture-on-Wall design TV enjoys an unrivalled razor-thin profile with less than 3mm of thickness when mounted on the wall. Awarded Best-of-the-Best at CES 2017, LG’s W series is the ultimate expression of cinema-quality experience for ...... read more
Attributed to Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa
DUBAI, May 23, 2017: Smartphones are getting smarter every year. Today’s smartphone’s are no more bulky. They are slim, smaller and easy to carry around. The screen is crystal clear and it’s a pleasure to see pictures and watch movies. Some of the cameras in high-end phones are as powerful as a DSLR camera. The operating systems in smartphones today are so user friendly that anybody can navigate through using the touch interface.
2017 is shaping up to be the year for smartphone buyers with devices becoming thinner, faster and even a bit more intelligent than one could expect. Whether it ...... read more
Public Relations Expert Emphasized the Importance of Building Partnerships with Media Channel.
A Public Relations and Media expert emphasized the importance of building solid ties with the media. Relationships with the media should be built on a successful and fruitful partnership, rather than on operational needs and wants. Otherwise, the media will feel used as a tool to facilitate processes.
Abdullah Inayat, Co-Founder & Media Relations Director of W7Worldwide, which is a company specialized in offering strategic and media consultancy, introduced 7 tips to insure a great relationship with the media. Building a relationship based on partnership, plus speaking eloquently, is ...... 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 o ...... read more
May 21, 2017: Dr. Amin Hussein Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary of the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention's (MOHAP) Public Health Policy and Licensing, received a high-level delegation from the Saudi Centre for Organ Transplantation led by Dr. Faissal A.M. Shaheen, Director General, Saudi Center for Organ Transplantation. Dr. Shaheen was accompanied by Hassan Abdullah Al Khanani, Administrative Coordination, Saudi Center for Organ Transplantation. The meeting also witnessed the attendance of Dr. Amer Ahmed Sharif, CEO of Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA)- Education Sector, and Professor Alawi Al Sheikh, Dean at College of Medicine - Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine an ......
Supporting access to energy through importing petroleum products and electricity are vital to economic growth and foster the socio-economic conditions in Mali.
Jeddah, May 21 2017: The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group, signed a € 40 million Agreement with the Government of Mali, which was signed by Dr. Boubou Cisse, Minister of Economy and Finance Mali and Eng. Hani Salem Sonbol, Chief Executive Officer of ITFC. The signing ceremony was on the sidelines of the IDB Group’s 42nd Annual Meeting that took place in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Mali is a non-oil producing Member Country which is also land-l ...... read more
UAE, May 21, 2017- The Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC), represented by the Saudi Network Information Center (SaudiNIC), recently hosted a workshop on the Domain Name System Security Extension (DNSSEC). The workshop was held at CITC’s headquarters on 9 May 2017 in Riyadh in coordination with the Middle East Network Operators Group (MENOG) and RIPE NCC. The event was aimed at raising awareness and promoting the adoption of DNSSEC within national networks in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This complements efforts to further develop the Saudi Internet Domain Name System (.sa) and (.ÇáÓÚæÏíÉ), using DNSSEC technology.
The workshop highlighted DNSSEC’s role ......
In support of Saudi Vision 2030:
Agreements drive economic diversification in power, healthcare, oil and gas, mining and digital transformation of industry.
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. May 21, 2017: Building on its more than 80 years of partnership and experience in the Kingdom, GE [NYSE: GE] has taken significant steps in supporting the delivery of Saudi Vision 2030, today announcing in partnership with the Kingdom a range of Memorandums of Understanding [MoU] and projects valued at $15 billion – of which almost $7 billion are GE technology and solutions – across multiple sectors and partners aimed at creating a truly diverse and sustainable economic platform.
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Our favorite places in Aix en Provence
The birthplace of the brand, our place of inspiration and work... Authentic, natural, simple, and so elegant!
PARFUMS DE LA BASTIDE is above all a spirit, a desire of its founders to share a privileged moment,na parenthesis of sweetness and well-beingnin the heart of this Provence that is so special in its art of living.
Craftsmanship, without artifices, natural raw materials, generations of know-how serving olfactory creations with a unique signature.
All our products are exclusively made in our artisans’ workshops in Provence. Environmentally friendly our making is based on natural raw materials and recyclable packaging.
A singular ...... 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 li ...... read more
Turkish Vibes in the Heart of Saudi Arabia
Riyadh - 18 May 2017: In its eagerness to make everything new and distinctive, and its quest for continuous improvement and development, Burj Rafal Kempinski has recently added chef Mesut Ozkan to its list of employees - the master of chefs to luxurious hotels and restaurants, and the one who launched a new menu at Tuğra restaurant, adding his unique magical touches.
Chef Mesut has nine years' experience, spent between Four Seasons, Sheraton and Divan hotels in Turkey, and at Stephan Pyles restaurant in Dallas, Texas, in the United States, in addition to winning several gold medals from international cooking contests.
A ...... read more
Dubai, UAE: 17 May 2017: A home is a place where people want to feel good, safe, secure and relaxed. However in today’s fast paced and highly complex world, time is a luxury that many individuals do not have much of especially when it relates to daily household activities. Many of these people end up spending more money hiring outside help or perhaps even eat our and prolong cleaning choses that significantly affects health. However, times are changing especially with the introduction of a smart home.
“Smart home appliances offer user-centric solutions and constantly work for the homeowner to provide them with the ability to spend more time with the family and friends as ...... read more
UAE, May 17, 2017- A newly released report from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has hailed Dubai Courts as a benchmark for the country's continuing efforts to further develop its litigation procedures. The report, which is entitled 'Provisions leading the litigants to a delay of the ruling,' was authored by His Excellency (H.E.) Dr. Khalid bin Abdulaziz bin Sulaiman Al Salman, Head Researcher of the Islamic Studies Department of the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals. The commendation is the result of his recent visit to Dubai Courts to learn the standards, guidelines and mechanisms that it follows to raise the efficiency of its case management system, which quickly ......
Jeddah – May 16, 2017 (Hilton – Al Qasr Hall): ITFC has organized a side-event during the IDB Group Private Sector Forum, in conjunction with the IDB Group 42nd Annual Meeting held in Jeddah-Saudi Arabia. Given the importance of this forum and the high profile audience that this event has attracted, ITFC has shown keenness to highlight its role, as an Islamic Trade Finance Institution, in contributing to the economic and social development of its member countries through trade finance and trade development. In addition, ITFC is seeking ...... read more
PROVEN SAUDI ARABIA Announces Their Expansion Into the Saudi Oil Region of Khobar due to an increase in business demand
PROVEN SA announces expansion into Khobar
PROVEN SA announces Q1 positive growth reported in the GCCs Oil and Gas sector
PROVEN to host a networking event exclusively for Oil and Gas professionals at OFG (Oilfield Get Together) the popular monthly Oilfield networking event on Thursday, 25th May at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
KSA, May 16: 2017: PROVEN SAUDI ARABIA, the leading business support services provider for the Kingdom announces their expansion into Al Khobar. Located in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, Al Khobar is where ...... read more
MARNI GHOST ( ME610S )
This frame plays with chromatic contrasts and futuristic geometric shapes, while mixing artisanal research and an unconventional design.
Available in Black/Havana, Green/Blue and Bordeaux/Havana.
MARNI HORIZON ( ME609S )
The perfection of a circle in a pair of glasses characterized by a soft, rounded silhouette and balanced hues.
The color scheme includes Green/Blue, Blue/Grey, Bordeaux/Havana.
MARNI CURVE ( ME101S )
The round lenses are inserted on a squared brow line, unique with precious contrasting details and creating an interesting shape.
Unusual color palette: Green/Rose Gold, Blue/Brown, Red/Plum and Ochre/Blue.
MARNI CROMO ( ME ...... read more
Imperial Splendours, exhibition in Beijing’s Forbidden City, China
Under the scientific direction of Henri Loyrette, the exhibition is built around Chaumet’s patrimonial wealth; a unique body of historic jewels, drawings and archives. Imperial Splendours spans the history of the Maison from the end of the 18th century to the beginning of the 21st and illustrates the uninterrupted transmission of exceptional savoir-faire. The presentation of the diadem of the 21st century, the result of a creative competition at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London, closes the exhibition while opening the doors to the future. During centuries, Chaumet creations have echoed the e ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, May 14, 2017: Le Specs LUXE Nucleus collection. A dedication to advanced technical elements and innovative materials has led to a collection of foundation finishes and trend-setting shapes. The collection draws on the minimalism style of the 1990s, reinvented for a modern wearer excited by fashion-forward design and custom detail.
The foundation for this season is a campaign that highlights the clean graphic lines, simplicity and assured nature of a subtly detailed eyewear collection. Photographer Dave McKelvey has come together with Le Specs to tell the LUXE springtime story, on this occasion with two new faces: Gemma Ossen and Kane Alexander. Moments are captured again ...... read more
Liberate yourself from the everyday with Le Specs’ latest collection "Escape to the Exotic".
Dubai, UAE, May 14, 2017: Capturing sundrenched days in the tropics, bold classic & confident summer styles have been updated with a modern and unexpected twist on colour and detail.
Global experts in forward-focused designs and innovative detailing, Le Specs continues to build on futuristic finishes across the 22 new style collection. Bringing together signature fashion and functionality, Le Specs extends its focus on technical details such as polarised lenses and metal application top-bar detailing, in vibrant pinks and golds. This stylish mix is seen in shapes of th ...... 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 g ...... read more
Latest Smart TV Platform Earns Prestigious CC International Security Certification for its Ability to Provide Superior Privacy Protection
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: LG’s webOS 3.5 smart TV platform was recognized with a Common Criteria (CC) certification for its enhanced Application Security Solution Ver-sion 1.0 software. By snagging another internationally-recognized security certification, LG continues to demonstrate that its smart TVs are among the strongest when it comes to smart TV security. The recognition comes at a time when consumers are increasingly concerned about the potential of privacy breaches on their Internet-connected devices.
Security Manager, the webOS 3 ...... read more
Chaumet in technicolor
Chaumet launches new jewellery creations from its iconic collections, Liens and Hortensia.
A bright kaleidoscope of colours for these precious second-skin talismans.
The American photographer Karen Collins focuses her lens on a Parisian swimming pool and captures the allure of its Art Deco architecture. In a decor of graphic lines and pop art colours, we dive into the fresh pool of endless indigo while the sun’s first rays caress the skin, and prepare for summer with the vibrant new pieces in the Hortensia and Liens collections.
Hortensia Eden complements the naturalistic collection with a line dedicated to vividly-hued natural stones. U ...... read more
The new collection of Cerruti 1881 novelties introduced this season marks a period of reflection. The brand, which has just completed 50 years of being a game changer in fashion has been growing strong with every collection.
The success of Cerruti 1881 is the result of a conscious, inventive decision to push imaginative boundaries to give the brand a new identity that echoes the creative aspirations of its loyal admirers.
From a strong Parisian influence, the brands has broadened its palette of inspiration to wider spectrum, encompassing Middle Eastern elements in its fine jewellery.
Every inch the trendsetter, Cerruti 1881 has put forth a display of impressive timepieces, jewel ...... read more
Riyadh, May 10, 2017: The UAE participated in the 46th preparatory meeting for trade ministers in the GCC which was held today (Wednesday, May 10, 2017) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, prior to the 55th meeting of the GCC Trade Cooperation Committee later this month.
The delegation was headed by H.E. Eng. Mohammed Ahmed bin Abdul Aziz Al Shehhi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy for Economic Affairs, and also included Humaid bin Butti Al Muhairi, Assistant Undersecretary for the Corporate Sector and Consumer Protection; Ahmed Abdullah Bin Sulaiman from the Department of Agreements and Joint Committees; and Abdalla Alshemsi from the Government Communication Department.
The meeting disc ......
CHLOE INTRODUCES THE “DAISY” CHILDREN’S SUNGLASS COLLECTION
Dubai, UAE, May 10, 2017: The exclusive Chloé Children collection is now enriched by Daisy, a lively style dedicated to the most fashionable little girls.
The miniature version of one of the most iconic Chloé models features a trendy round shape and subtle metal details.
Retro-inspired, the frame is adorned with an elegant logo plaque on both temples.
Dreamy pastel palette: Rose Havana, Aqua, Pink, Peach and Yellow.
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Dubai, UAE, May 10, 2017: The urban romanticism and eclecticism that Creative Director Alessandro Michele has infused into his collections has redefined Gucci’s codes and creativity. His distinctive and contemporary aesthetic favors gender fluidity, rich embellishments, and an unconventional vibe, all blended liberally and unexpectedly. As seen on the runway, eyewear is part of the House’s new aesthetic. Over 250 new styles developed annually feature the brand’s iconic motifs alongside novelty details, making the offering extremely versatile for the contemporary tastemaker.
FROM THE RUNWAY
WOMEN’S S/S 2017 FASHION SHOW
For spring summer 2 ...... read more
MENA’s leading mother, baby and child e-commerce website to offer KSA customers a new and unique user interface, promotions and localised delivery
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10th May 2017: MENA’s largest bilingual mother, baby and child online retail platform, Mumzworld, will be delivering its 120,000 innovative and varied products from leading global and regional brands via a uniquely tailored interface designed specifically for mothers in Saudi Arabia. Launching on May 10th, 2017, the e-commerce website will be the first key step in meeting the localized needs of the all-important Saudi customer.
This expansion makes the Mumzworld platform the only direct link ...... read more
A DIFFERENT VISION
Dubai, UAE, May 10, 2017: The eyewear retailer and eyecare specialist Grand Optics celebrates 20 years in the Middle East.
Since Grand Optics’ inception in 1997, by the founder & CEO Shawqi Ghanem, the company has been fully dedicated to their clientele and focused to further strengthen its position as the trend-setting and most trusted optical services provider in the region. Throughout its twenty years, Grand Optics has captured the imagination of customers across the UAE, Oman, Egypt, Bahrain, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Qatar – and has offered the latest styles in eyewear and the most advanced technology in eyewear.
Having star ...... read more
May 4, 2017 : Dubai, UAEE – SettleMint (www.settlemint.io), a Belgian blockchain startup, along with its Middle East partner Ateon (www.ateon.net), is selected as TOP TWENTY STARTUPS WORLDWIDE for the ‘SDO Blockchain Challenge’ (https://www.1776.vc/sdo-blockchain-challenge). This contest aims to find the best blockchain talent in the world and its first edition will take place on May 29th and 30th 2017, in Dubai.
As a blockchain company, SettleMint and its partners focus on bridging the gap between the businesses world and blockchain, as a technology. SettleMint offers a middleware that eliminates blockchain complexities. Also, they are actively engaged in cl ...... read more
The strong network platform in Middle East
Dubai, UAE, May 9, 2017: Following their meeting on the margin of the Arab Travel Market Event (ATM) in Dubai to enhance their mutual relationship as partners, Al Tayyar Travel Group, one of the largest travel and tourism companies in the region, and Amadeus, one of the leading providers of advanced technology solutions for global travel industry, have dully signed a new partnership agreement.
The extended deal significantly boosts the strategic co-operation between the two parties and reaffirms Al Tayyar Travel Group’s commitment to expand their online business. To achieve this, Al Tayyar Travel Group will take advantage of ...... read more
Khobar, KSA, May 9, 2017: Air Liquide Arabia (ALAR) announced today the startup of the Middle East’s first hydrogen pipeline network in the industrial city of Jubail, on the east coast of Saudi Arabia. Designed to transport large volumes of hydrogen to customers in both Jubail I and Jubail II, the network contributes to the development of the downstream industry, the optimization of natural resources and the increase of energy savings within the Kingdom.
With a total length of over 21 km, the ALAR hydrogen pipeline provides large organizations, as well as small and medium enterprises in industries such as refining, petrochemicals, polysilicon, glass and steel, with a cost-effe ...... read more
May 09, 2017- Dhofar Global, a leading supplier of hygiene products in the Middle East, has marked its 10th anniversary with a celebration of its decade-long accomplishments and the unveiling of a more ambitious expansion plan to fully cement its market footprint across the region. The company recently hosted an event for their suppliers, clients and employees at the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina to show its appreciation and gratitude for their tireless support.
After recording a substantial 40 per cent business growth in the UAE in 2016, Dhofar Global kicked off 2017 with a major announcement of its plan to firmly establish its presence in at least one additional GCC ......
Team from UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait are taking part in this initiative to help the cause of 65 million people suffering from this challenge around the globe, it is the 4th most common neurological condition
Dubai, UAE, May 9th, 2017: Epilepsy warrior and adventure enthusiast, Medina Ilyassova, will lead a group of 12 people to Tanzania on a ‘Wild Lion Expedition’. In addition to many hikes, the group will be hiking to the summit of Oldonya Lengai “The Mountain of God” – a live volcano in Tanzania. It the only active volcano known to erupt carbonatite lava, a sensational discovery scientists made as recently as in the 1960s. Team from UAE, Oman, Saudi ......
Watchmaking exhibition featuring 15 of the world’s finest Maisons opens its doors in Riyadh
Dubai, UAE, May 9, 2017: Saudi Arabia’s inaugural edition of the celebrated Salon des Grandes Complications was officially opened on Monday 8th May in the presence of H.E. Heinrich Schellenberg, Ambassador of Switzerland to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The first event of its kind in the Kingdom, the watchmaking salon will be open to the public until 11th May.
International watchmakers - both larger manufactures and smaller independent Maisons - will showcase new pioneering masterpieces and acclaimed icons at the exhibition. Collectors, connoisseurs and those with a pench ...... read more
The European Car of the year 2017 launched in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, May 8, 2017: The all-new PEUGEOT 3008 CUV was unveiled last Wednesday during a regional launch event at Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai. The high-profile event was attended by Jean-Philippe Imparato, Chief Executive Officer of Peugeot brand, Jean-Christophe Quemard, Executive Vice-President Africa-Middle East of PSA Group, Cedric Zayoun, Managing Director of the GCC region at PSA Group and UAE’s celebrated rally driver Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, in addition to over 100 key figures from the industry and prominent media outlets from the UAE and the region.
Under the theme “Stop imagining the future; ...... read more
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 08 May 2017: Alawwal bank was named the 'Best Retail Bank' in Saudi Arabia 2017 at the Asian Bankers, International Finance Excellence Awards held at the Ritz Carlton in Dubai on 20 April.
The award recognises Alawwal bank's customer centric approach and focus on innovation in products, services and its digital channels.
"We are delighted and honoured to win this prestigious award. It's a wonderful recognition of the efforts that has gone in to developing and growing Alawwal bank's retail business over the past few years. Our focus on delivering products our customers wants in the way they want them is p ...... read more
Flagship Smartphone is the first to offer 18:9 FullVision display that supports both Dolby Vision and HDR 10
DUBAI, May 07, 2017: After the recent launch of the LG G6 across the Middle East and Africa markets, LG Electronics (LG) reveals that its newest flagship smartphone has received great praise from users and reviewers in the region, thanks to its emphasis on the fundamentals, featuring trendy innovations and multiple world firsts in display and visual technologies.
The LG G6 leads the new form factor trend with its 18:9 screen aspect ratio and 5.7-inch FullVision display, a world first. With this unique ratio of the screen and a smaller body, users can easily and comfo ...... read more
QNB Group CEO: Entry into the Saudi market is due to QNB’s competitive edge
Riyadh, 6th May 2017: QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has inaugurated its branch in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Senior bank officials and distinguished representatives from the banking and business sectors attended an inauguration ceremony held under the patronage and presence of H.E. Dr. Ahmed bin Abdul Karim Al-Khulaifi, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA), H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Saud Al Thani, Governor of Qatar Central Bank, Mr. Ali Ahmed Al-Kuwari, QNB Group CEO, and a number of Qatari diplomats.
Through its branc ...... read more
The Middle East & Africa region is a strategically important growth market for Sony Mobile
Xperia XZ Premium, winner of several top industry awards including ‘Best Smartphone at MWC 2017’, leads innovation push
Dubai, UAE, May 6, 2017: Sony Mobile Communications has shown strong global financial performance by reporting a profit of 10.2 Billion Yen (US$ 91 Million) this year, as per financial results from the company.
Continuing its growth trend, Sony Mobile expects to increase annual smartphone unit sales by 1.9 million year-on-year, mainly in the Middle East and Europe, to 16.5 million units. Sales revenue is expected to increase 8 per cent year-on- ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, May 4, 2017: The universe of the Maison Chaumet has been magically recreated in Beijing’s Hotel Rosewood so that guests can discover the rich culture and virtuosity of savoir-faire craftsmanship of the more than two centuries old Maison. The sophistication and the creativity of the jewellery pieces bear witness to a long and renowned history, entirely dedicated to the celebration of feminine beauty and grace.
From the unique Place Vendôme, the jewel of 17th century classical architecture imagined by Mansart, to the French-style gardens designed by Le Nôtre, and the legendary Hotel Ritz bar, Chaumet has transposed the timeless and carefree atmosphere of Paris, the c ...... read more
Welcome to LivNordic Spa & Wellness in Cayan Tower. Our fourteenth edition of our Newsletter is here to inspire you to a Nordic lifestyle & healthy living.
We are excited to continue hosting our Mindful Monday’s & Wellness Wednesday’s during the month of May. This gives you an excellent opportunity to treat yourself to the spa experience you haven’t tried yet, or perhaps prepare your body for the holy month of Ramadan.
We would also like to introduce you to a few new treatments this month, “Thai Massage and Balinese Massage”. You can learn more about them on the third page of the newsletter.
Wishing you a happy & health ...... read more
SAP Announces SAR 285 Million Saudi Investment Plan to Support Saudi Vision 2030;
Establishment of Public Cloud Data Center in the Kingdom Fuels Faster Business Services and Stronger Competitiveness
RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 4 May 2017 – Witnessed by His Majesty King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, and German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, during her trade mission to the Kingdom, SAP announced a plan to launch the SAP Cloud Hub, in collaboration with the Saudi Ministry of Communication and Information Technology represented by the National Digitization Office, to support the acceleration of Saudi Vision 2030 and meet the Kingdom&rsqu ...... read more
Cruelty Free - 100% Vegetarian - No Carmine - No Petrolatum - No Mineral Oil - No Gluten
At The Body Shop we’re all about keeping it real. Which is why our totally cruelty-free make-up is packed with 100% vegetarian ingredients (over half of what we sell is actually vegan make-up, but honey and beeswax are just too good to give up).
It’s make-up that’s formulated without petrolatum, mineral oil, gluten or carmine.
It’s enriched with Community Trade ingredients like honey and marula oil and of course never, ever tested on animals.
We make make-up to express you, not suppress you. We believe in a beauty without boundaries, beauty that isn’t defined by ge ...... read more
Kingdom biggest spender in GCC for FM services
Saudi Arabia, May 03, 2017
The facilities management (FM) sector in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) remains a largely untapped market, an ‘emerging giant’ that offers huge growth opportunities for regional FM players looking to expand and innovate on their services in the Kingdom, highlighted experts from the Middle East Facilities Management Association (MEFMA) which held a workshop and networking event recently in Riyadh, which was sponsored by Advanced Facilities Management.
The MEFMA Report “FM in Saudi Arabia – an Emerging Giant” has revealed that the Kingdom continues to hold the largest share in Gulf ...... read more
J-WEL to spark a renaissance in education in schools, higher education, and workplace learning
New Lab supports Saudi Vision 2030 on Education
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – May 3, 2017
Community Jameel and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have today announced the creation of a new global education laboratory that supports education and learning, including in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East.
The global collaborative effort will help educators, universities, governments, and companies revolutionize the effectiveness and reach of education and aims to help prepare people everywhere for a labor market radically altered by technological progress, globaliza ...... read more
RECon Forum Jeddah will be held at the Hilton Hotel Jeddah, 7th & 8th May 2017
Saudi Arabia, May 3, 2017 – The Middle East Council of Shopping Centres (MECSC) hosts the first RECon Forum Jeddah on 7th& 8th of May at the Hilton Hotel, Jeddah Saudi Arabia.
RECon Forum Jeddah is themed “Retail of the Future – Saudi Vision 2013”; the event is under the patronage of HRH Prince Mishaal bin Majed Al Saud, The Governor of Jeddah and in association with Jeddah Chamber, Jeddah Tourism Development Council and Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage.
David Macadam, CEO, MECSC says, “This year we are pleased to offer the very first Recon Forum J ...... read more
Malabar Gold & Diamonds’ opens its latest outlet in Lulu Hypermarket, Lulu Mall, Al Ahsa on Wednesday, 26th April, 2017.
H. H. Prince Badr Bin Muhammed Bin Abdullah Bin Jalawi Al Saud - Governor of Al Ahsa along with Mr. Yusuff Ali M.A. jointly inaugurated Malabar Gold & Diamonds 13th showroom in KSA at Al Ahsa Lulu Hypermarket, Lulu Mall.
This is Malabar Gold & Diamonds’ 176th showroom globally.
Special Inaugural Offers
Main Attraction: Chance to win up to 30kg of gold.
Customers get one raffle coupon for every gold & diamond jewelry purchase worth SAR 500.
Win 1/2 KG gold each through 4 raffle draws.
Free two gram gold coin on purchase of ...... read more