TUMI, the leading international travel and lifestyle brand today released the first instalment of its upcoming Perfecting The Journey – The Series. The first film features Korean-American actor Daniel Henney.
As part of TUMI’s perpetual pursuit of perfection though innovation, the brand draws inspiration from fields outside its own. Each impactful episode of Perfecting The Journey – The Series investigates the never-ending drive toward perfecting a specific craft. For Daniel Henney,... Read More
In a video message to the private sector, His Excellency Hamad Buamim, President & CEO, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, called on the Dubai business community to cooperate with the relevant government authorities in implementing preventive and precautionary measures to counter the spread of Coronavirus (Covid- 19). He urged the private sector to ensure the safety and health of their employees by asking them to stay at home and work remotely.
In his message to the... Read More
Having launched just weeks ago, FoodKarma has hit the ground running, enabling users to enjoy delicious meals at discounted prices, while doing their (little) bit to help save the planet.
In trying times like these, it’s important to remember that if you do good things, then good things will come back to you. Since launching at the beginning of March, the FoodKarma app has really struck a chord with karma-conscious foodies who want to rescue food, enjoy delicious meals and do their (... Read More
Since the COVID-19 outbreak began, Emirates and dnata have been adapting operations in line with... Read More
Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, attended today the first day of distance learning for students, as part of preventive measures to contain the spread of coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic.
Sheikh Mohammed said that schools stopped but education won’t stop, as the UAE is the most prepared country for e-learning in the world. "Over the past ten years, we have invested significantly in developing smart... Read More
The Dubai Municipality launched the 11-day disinfection campaign on Friday to clean and sterilise the streets and roads of the emirate. Dawood Al Hajiri, director-general of the municipality, said the campaign is part of the efforts of Dubai government entities to ensure the highest level of safety possible in accordance with the guidelines of the World Health Organisation and international best practices.
As part of precautionary measures against coronavirus (COVID... Read More
Relief will alleviate financial pressure for tenants across its malls
in the UAE – Dubai Festival City Mall and Festival Plaza
Al-Futtaim Group today announced that it will be making a substantial contribution to ease the financial burden of its retail tenants by offering a fund of AED 100 million to help its retailers affected by business disruption and slowdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The fund will cover up to three months’ rent relief for eligible tenants across its... Read More
In coordination between the Ministry of Education and the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority, Du and Etisalat will provide free mobile data for families who don’t have home internet services in a step to enable them to use distance learning, it was announced on Abu Dhabi TV on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, authorities have confirmed that a link sent to parents of private school students in Sharjah and Dubai is genuine.
The link takes users to a survey on internet connectivity.... Read More
Emirates will be implementing thermal screening measures for all passengers travelling on US flights departing from Dubai International Airport, effective tonight, 12 March 2020. Thermal scanners will be placed at departure gates for all US gateways, starting with EK 231 to Washington Dulles International Airport. If a passenger is found to have a higher than normal... Read More
The Ministry of Education will implement a trial run of the remote learning initiative on Wednesday, March 18, to ensure it runs smoothly before lessons begin on March 22.
The Ministry of Education tweeted, "In order to complete the implementation of the distance education initiative, and to ensure the effective use of the smart learning platforms for all students, the Ministry of Education will activate the e-learning system on Wednesday from 4.30 pm to 5.30 pm."
The trail... Read More