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UAE President discusses regional developments with world leaders

UAE President discusses regional developments with world leaders

09 Oct 2023

The President, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, spoke by telephone to a number of leaders and heads of state on Sunday to discuss the latest regional developments.

In separate phone calls, Sheikh Mohamed spoke to King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein of Jordan; Abdel Fattah El Sisi, President of Egypt; Bashar Al Assad, President of Syria; Isaac Herzog, President of Israel; and Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada.

During the discussions, the UAE President... Read More

Dubai Police video catching drivers involved in mobile phone violations

Dubai Police video catching drivers involved in mobile phone violations

06 Oct 2023

Dubai Police has raised alarm over the use of mobile phones while driving, as it emerges that this dangerous practice has led to a staggering 99 accidents in the first eight months of this year.

These accidents resulted in six deaths and 58 injuries, some of them severe. The Police have warned motorists against the dangerous practice of using mobile phones while driving without using hands free devices, highlighting its severe consequences.

During this same period, Dubai Police... Read More

Versace Watches – Fall-Winter 2023 Collection: V-Legent Skeleton

Versace Watches – Fall-Winter 2023 Collection: V-Legent Skeleton

05 Oct 2023

A celebration of Versace’s watch heritage and dedication to craft innovation. The V-Legend Skeleton celebrates the House of Versace’s watch heritage, with a stand-out automatic skeleton movement visible through the gold finish dial and the personalized see-through case back. The futuristic eco[1]ceramic case, enriched with the 3D Versace logo and two Greca motifs, perfectly matches the black bio-PU strap. The dial has the Versace logo and Greca, the strap features the 3D logo at 12h and the... Read More

Forbes Middle East Sustainability Leaders' Summit 2023 in Abu Dhabi

Forbes Middle East Sustainability Leaders' Summit 2023 in Abu Dhabi

05 Oct 2023

The registration is now open for the flagship event under the distinguished chairmanship of His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade for the UAE. The summit will be held under the theme "Driving Economic Growth For A Greener World" and will bring together international leaders from the fields of sustainability, technology, finance, and policy to discuss and drive global strategies toward sustainable living. 

Taking place shortly before COP28,... Read More

Dubai Design Week evolves and expands its programme for its ninth edition

Dubai Design Week evolves and expands its programme for its ninth edition

04 Oct 2023

Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) and member of the Dubai Council, in strategic partnership with Dubai Design District, a member of TECOM Group PJSC, and supported by Dubai Culture, Dubai Design Week returns to its home in Dubai Design District (d3) from 7-12 November with more events, exhibitors and visitors anticipated than ever before.

The free-to-attend... Read More

Sheikh Mohammed issues new law on Dubai emblem

Sheikh Mohammed issues new law on Dubai emblem

04 Oct 2023

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, in his role as the Ruler of Dubai, has issued a new law that establishes a distinct emblem for the emirate.

Law No. (17) of 2023 on the emblem of Dubai outlines that the emirate “must possess its distinct emblem, one that mirrors its values and principles. This emblem is considered the property of the emirate of Dubai, safeguarded by this Law and its regulations,” Sheikh Mohammed’s office said in a... Read More

Dh400 fine: Abu Dhabi Police urges drivers for giving way to overtaking cars in left lane

Dh400 fine: Abu Dhabi Police urges drivers for giving way to overtaking cars in left lane

02 Oct 2023

The Abu Dhabi Police today called on drivers to contribute to making the roads safe by not harassing vehicles advancing on the left lane used for overtaking.

Driving close to them, using high beams and honking causes confusion among motorists, leading to traffic accidents, the police warned.

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate in the Central Operations Sector of the force called on drivers to stick to the right lane when driving at slow speeds for everyone’s safety. The... Read More

Natuzzi Italia joins the celebration of The Galleria Al Maryah Island's Tenth Anniversary

Natuzzi Italia joins the celebration of The Galleria Al Maryah Island's Tenth Anniversary

28 Sep 2023

Natuzzi Italia, the renowned Italian furniture brand, proudly participated in the "A Decade of Luxury" celebrations at The Galleria Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi on September 13th. The event marked a significant milestone in the luxury retail landscape of Abu Dhabi and brought together guests, media, and furniture enthusiasts for an unforgettable evening of elegance and craftsmanship at the Natuzzi Italia store.

The event at the Natuzzi Italia store within The Galleria featured live... Read More

Carrefour celebrates 28th anniversary with unbeatable discounts across all products

Carrefour celebrates 28th anniversary with unbeatable discounts across all products

27 Sep 2023

Carrefour, owned and operated by Majid Al Futtaim in the UAE, has announced discounts of up to 70 per cent off across numerous categories from 27 September to 10 October in celebration of its 28th anniversary. Completing almost three decades of operations in the country, Carrefour continues to stay true to its commitment towards providing superior quality products that offer the best value for money to everyone.

Carrefour’s anniversary discounts can be found across its finest... Read More

Hospitality and residential projects worth US$D1.9 trillion are under development in the Middle East

Hospitality and residential projects worth US$D1.9 trillion are under development in the Middle East

26 Sep 2023

Hospitality and residential projects worth US$D1.9 trillion are under development in the Middle East, with Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Egypt accounting for 90 per cent (US$1.7 trillion) of investment, according to key data released ahead of the Future Hospitality Summit, taking place in Abu Dhabi, 25-27 September 2023.

Research by global independent real estate consultants Knight Frank reveals that KSA is top of the region’s project investment table, with US$1.2 trillion... Read More

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