The Cartier Women's Initiative is an annual international entrepreneurship program that aims to drive change by empowering women entrepreneurs. Founded in 2006, the program is open to women-run and women-owned businesses from any country and sector that aim to have a strong and sustainable social and/or environmental impact. The mission of the Cartier Women’s Initiative is to shine a light on these women and provide them with the necessary financial, social and human capital support to grow... Read More
For the ultimate escape from the crowds and plenty of space to roam, there is no better option than Dubai’s only mountain resort, boutique property JA Hatta Fort Hotel, set to reopen on Sunday 21st June. The unique property features just 53 individual rooms nestled amidst the majestic Hajar Mountains and is now offering free archery lessons for kids and complimentary movie nights, as well as a host of activities and relaxation for adults.
Located a mere 90-minute scenic drive from... Read More
DUBAI, UAE: 17 June, 2020 – TECOM Group, part of Dubai Holding, has lauded the resilience, resourcefulness and readiness of its business partners for supporting the UAE during the COVID-19 pandemic with a heart-warming video acknowledging their vital contributions.
The message of solidarity thanks its 6,500 community members across technology, media, education, design, science and manufacturing for underpinning the region’s economic reliance amid an unprecedented global situation.... Read More
Gucci announces the launch of Gucci Off The Grid, the first collection from Gucci Circular Lines, designed by Creative Director Alessandro Michele, an initiative created to support the House’s vision for circular production.
Designed for those mindful of their environmental impact, Gucci Off The Grid uses recycled, organic, bio- based and sustainably sourced materials, including ECONYL®, a regenerated nylon made from nylon offcuts and pre- and post-consumer waste.
Human beings... Read More
Swimming pools in hotels, health clubs and residential buildings are now able to operate, but there are still restrictions on the opening of water slides and rides. Pool parties and large social gatherings are also not permitted.
Temperature checks must be carried out for anyone wishing to use a pool, and social distancing measures still apply, with a two-metre gap required at all times. Groups must not exceed five.
The capacity for all in-resort pools will remain limited to... Read More
Hotels and resorts within Dubai have entered the ‘new normal’ phase, with the reopening of private beaches, restaurants, fitness facilities and most recently, swimming pools, under strict government guidelines.
To welcome guests back, Jumeirah Group has launched a special package at four of its much-loved properties – Jumeirah Al Qasr, Jumeirah Al Naseem, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Jumeirah Creekside Hotel – where guests can spend the day... Read More
A UAE official has said that the month of May marked a big step for China and the world, as the two major annual political meetings known as two sessions -- the National People's Congress, NPC, the country's top legislature, and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, CPPCC, National Committee, China's top political advisory body -- got underway.
"The activation of these meetings, hosting 5,000 people, represented the biggest gathering of the people since the start of... Read More
This Summer, Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA) is inviting UAE residents to take a well-earned break and enjoy the Emirate’s exceptional beaches, outstanding hospitality, thrilling adventure attractions and authentic cultural experiences for the ultimate ‘Shortcation’.
Together with its hospitality partners, the Authority has created a special summer package, whereby guests staying for three or more nights at any of... Read More
Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA, one of the fastest-growing hotel management companies in the region, partners with Ecolab to deliver the highest level of hygiene and cleanliness to its guests across all its properties in the region. With strict measures and world-class health & safety standards already in place, Millennium Hotels & Resorts goes beyond conventional cleanliness and precautionary measures by providing comprehensive training programs and having every staff member... Read More
This year represents an important milestone for The Qode, and with it comes a new structure allowing for a changing of the guard to bring a fresh perspective to the communications industry in the region.
“We take this opportunity to thank and celebrate the incredible achievements of directors Rania Kfoury and Shimaa Elsayed who will always remain an integral part of The Qode family”,- said Managing Partner Dipesh Depala. With their departure, they now pass the... Read More