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Aspen by Kempinski introduces a brand-new special afternoon tea

Aspen by Kempinski introduces a brand-new special afternoon tea

10 Jun 2022

During the summer months, the lobby lounge Aspen by Kempinski at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates is offering a sophisticated Afternoon Tea in collaboration with Michelin Star Chef Vineet Bhatia. Inviting shoppers and guests to indulge in the quintessentially British tradition of afternoon tea, Chef Vineet Bhatia has created a traditional set menu reflecting the best of his culinary creations, starting from 9th June. 

Aspen by Kempinski invites guests to experience a refined 5-... Read More

The legendary Hotel du Palais welcomes guests to a palatial lifestyle

The legendary Hotel du Palais welcomes guests to a palatial lifestyle

09 Jun 2022

Hotel du Palais, the symbolic jewel of Biarritz overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and the former imperial residence of Napoleon III and Empress Eugenie is now fully renovated and ready to welcome guests starting from 3rd June.

Founded in 1854, the hotel is ideally located at the heart of the Basque Country, less than 25 km from the Spain border, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in the legendary city of Biarritz. The city’s stunning natural coastline includes the most beautiful walks to... Read More

Dubai Food Festival showcases the best of Dubai’s gastronomy and culinary innovation

Dubai Food Festival showcases the best of Dubai’s gastronomy and culinary innovation

09 Jun 2022

The curtain has descended on the ninth edition  of Dubai Food Festival, which ran from 2 - 15 May 2022. The incredible 14-day event welcomed culinary enthusiasts from across the city to DFF related events, with highlights including Dubai Restaurant Week (DRW), Foodie Experiences as well as citywide events such as Ripe Market’s calendar of workshops and cooking classes, Time Out Market Dubai’s first birthday celebrations, Salon du Chocolat’s launch in The Dubai Mall that was dedicated to... Read More

Dubai Municipality launches highly precise digital map project for autonomous vehicles

Dubai Municipality launches highly precise digital map project for autonomous vehicles

03 Jun 2022

Dubai Municipality's Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Centre, the official source for providing and updating maps, plans and geographic information for the Emirate of Dubai, has initiated the project of designing highly precise digital maps for autonomous vehicles. This step comes in line with the ambitions and visions of the smart Dubai government to promote digital transformation of public utilities and make Dubai “the best city to live” in the world as well as strengthening Dubai... Read More

UAE further increased petrol price since June 2022 as global oil prices remain high

UAE further increased petrol price since June 2022 as global oil prices remain high

02 Jun 2022

Petrol prices in the UAE have jumped over 56 per cent since January 2022 due to an increase in global crude oil prices, especially after the Russia-Ukraine war in February.

Since June 1  the UAE increased Super 98 petrol prices by over 13 per cent to Dh4.15 per litre for June as compared to Dh3.66 in May. While Special 95 price has been hiked by 13.5 per cent from Dh3.55 to Dh4.03. E-Plus 91 will cost Dh3.96 per litre in June as against Dh3.48 last month, up by 13.8 per cent.

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The international children’s art exhibition to open in Dubai

The international children’s art exhibition to open in Dubai

02 Jun 2022

The International Association for Cultural Diplomacy «We Are the World events» in collaboration with PlayArt_UAE presents the international children’s art exhibition, taking place at Opus Tower on June 08, 2022 at 6 p.m-8 p.m, featuring the competition and awarding of diplomas to the winners chosen by the jury. The international children’s art exhibition “We are the World” will bring together children from all over the world in an event where they can express themselves through art, show... Read More

Single-use plastic ban: reusable shopping bags offered by supermarkets in Abu Dhabi

Single-use plastic ban: reusable shopping bags offered by supermarkets in Abu Dhabi

31 May 2022

The ban on single-use plastic bags in Abu Dhabi will come into effect on June 1, Wednesday, following the Environment Agency Abu Dhabi (EAD) announcement.

Last week, a group of senior executives from major retail outlets in Abu Dhabi signed a voluntary declaration supporting the implementation of the single-use plastic policy.

The retailers are committed to cooperating and securing alternatives, resources, and financing to support environmental protection. They said they were... Read More

Leading hoteliers come together for Hotel Show Dubai 2022

Leading hoteliers come together for Hotel Show Dubai 2022

26 May 2022

The Hotel Show Dubai 2022 got off to an impressive start with thousands of visitors pouring into the Middle East’s biggest trade event to do business with international exhibitors and attend a series of high-level networking events, conferences and live demonstrations.

The three-day event was inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman and CEO of Emirates Group, and Chairman of Dubai Airports.

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Dubai Municipality wins Supply Chain and Procurement Award for digital transformation

Dubai Municipality wins Supply Chain and Procurement Award for digital transformation

26 May 2022

Dubai Municipality won the first place in the Supply Chain and Procurement Award, organized by the Supply Chain Now organization, in the category of Leading Change through Digital Transformation. The Municipality’s initiative, “Change Through Digital Transformation” won the award.

The winning initiative aims to change the concept of traditional procedures to dynamic and self-access procedures using digital means. This is done by promoting the principle of proactiveness in providing... Read More

Lotus Cars MD visits the region for formal inauguration of new Dubai showroom and HQ

Lotus Cars MD visits the region for formal inauguration of new Dubai showroom and HQ

25 May 2022

Adamas Motors L.L.C. - the Lotus dealer for the UAE, welcomes Matt Windle, Managing Director of Lotus Cars, on his maiden visit to Dubai. He has been instrumental in the ongoing transformation of Lotus from a UK sports car company to a truly global performance car brand.

During his visit to the United Arab Emirates, Matt Windle met the management of Adamas Motors, key personalities and the media. He also toured the facilities and visited the showrooms of Adamas Motors. Indeed, Lotus... Read More

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