Business

UAE residents lose up to Dh500,000 to ‘loan scams’ and fake WhatsApp job offers

UAE residents lose up to Dh500,000 to ‘loan scams’ and fake WhatsApp job offers

19 Jun 2024

Online scammers have become busier nowadays, as new forms of scamming emerge. One latest fraud is called ‘loan scam’, where a dubious lending company would ask victims to first deposit money as a processing fee to secure a loan, then would demand another payment to release the fund.

Victims are often required to provide personal information or pay a fee to get started. Once the fee is paid or the information is given, the scammers disappear, often leading to identity theft or... Read More

A Dubai home-grown Steakhouse & Bar “Three Cuts” opens on Palm Jumeirah

A Dubai home-grown Steakhouse & Bar “Three Cuts” opens on Palm Jumeirah

19 Jun 2024

A new dining destination that blends laid-back elegance with a touch of old-school design. Say hello to THREE CUTS, the latest venture from Joe and Jason Bassili, father and son, bringing the art of simplicity on top of Nakheel Mall, Palm Jumeirah.

The carefully curated “One-page menu” aims to simplify dining while taking you back to Golden Basics. The steakhouse focuses on Three Cuts of Meat: Sirloin, Tenderloin, and Ribeye, along with Chef's selections from Porterhouse steaks to... Read More

Dubai Mall to introduce a paid parking system from July 1

Dubai Mall to introduce a paid parking system from July 1

19 Jun 2024

Dubai Mall on Wednesday said it will introduce paid parking in cooperation with Salik Company from July 1. The new paid parking system at Dubai Mall applies to Grand Parking, Cinema Parking, and Fashion Parking, while Zabeel and Fountain Views parking locations will remain complimentary.

On weekdays, motorists will have free parking during the first four hours, then they will be charged between Dh20 and Dh1,000 for parking. During the weekend, the first six hours will be free and they... Read More

Putin and Kim sign pact pledging mutual support against 'aggression'

Putin and Kim sign pact pledging mutual support against 'aggression'

19 Jun 2024

President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia met with North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, in his first visit to the country in nearly a quarter-century on Wednesday, as the two autocrats vowed to build a joint front against the United States and deepen bilateral ties that Washington fears will include more arms trade. Mr. Putin is the first major head of state to visit North Korea since the pandemic, highlighting its importance to Russia. Mr. Kim gave Mr. Putin a red-carpet welcome early Wednesday... Read More

Artificial intelligence is changing the landscape of teaching in the UAE

Artificial intelligence is changing the landscape of teaching in the UAE

14 Jun 2024

Artificial intelligence is changing the landscape of teaching in Dubai, say some of the region's leading experts.

Earlier this week, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, Crown Prince of Dubai, announced plans to “upskill all teachers in the Emirate in artificial intelligence”.

Educators are already using platforms to plan lessons, give pupils feedback, and take on administrative tasks.

Schools across Dubai are also training teachers in AI to help them plan modules and complete... Read More

UAE announces Eid Al Adha 2024 holidays for private sector

UAE announces Eid Al Adha 2024 holidays for private sector

14 Jun 2024

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (Mohre) has announced that the dates of the Eid Al Adha holiday for the private sector will be from Saturday, June 15, to Tuesday, June 18.

One paid holiday is given to mark Arafah Day, the holiest day in Islam, on Dhul Hijjah 9, as per the Hijri calendar. This falls on Saturday, June 15, in the Gregorian calendar.

Three days off are granted for Eid Al Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice, which is being observed from Dhul Hijjah 10... Read More

One Za’abeel The Offices: a thriving business location in the heart of Dubai

One Za’abeel The Offices: a thriving business location in the heart of Dubai

12 Jun 2024

A striking development along Dubai’s skyline, One Za’abeel is the city’s latest icon. The award-winning mixed-use development is making headlines with its ultra-luxury offerings including the One&Only One Za’abeel urban resort featuring a wide range of celebrity chef-headed and picture-perfect dining options, and SIRO One Za’abeel, Dubai’s first fitness and recovery hotel. While establishing itself as a hub for hospitality and leisure, the landmark development is also solidifying its... Read More

Bonaldo's unveils innovative concept at Salone del Mobile 2024

Bonaldo's unveils innovative concept at Salone del Mobile 2024

06 Jun 2024

In almost 90 years of history, Bonaldo has constantly explored the delicate balance between living spaces and the aspiration of individuals to live in welcoming and pleasant environments. This journey is best summarized in the "Evolutionary" concept that runs through the new 2024 collection and is the driving force behind its presence at the 2024 Salone del Mobile.

Through constant research into changes in styles and trends, the company has become the interpreter par excellence of the... Read More

Hysek IO 41 mm Chronograph captivates enthusiasts of exceptional pieces

Hysek IO 41 mm Chronograph captivates enthusiasts of exceptional pieces

05 Jun 2024

Hysek IO 41mm Chronograph perfectly represents the IO line classic approach that appeals to lovers of exceptional pieces from Hysek, the leading Swiss brand embodying the pinnacle of haute horology.

This year, Hysek is revisiting a new version of its Chronograph with an inhouse movement. This new model is executed with remarkable dials offering perfect readability and confirming Hysek's desire to satisfy a more demanding and knowledgeable clientele. It comes with 53 jewels, 42 hours... Read More

Sergio Rossi opens a new store at the Dubai Mall

Sergio Rossi opens a new store at the Dubai Mall

29 May 2024

Sergio Rossi returns to the UAE and inaugurates a new 123 sqm store in Dubai Mall. The opening marks the commencement of Sergio Rossi’s partnership with local luxury brand entrepreneurs, Timeless Group.

The new boutique, located in Fashion Avenue on the 1st Floor at the Dubai Mall, is a harmonious space where the collections pay tribute to the glamour and power of women, while being sophisticated and subtle. Contemporary, bold and magnetic, the new store showcases the very latest... Read More

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