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Dubai swimming pools start to reopen after more than two months of closures

Dubai swimming pools start to reopen after more than two months of closures

17 Jun 2020

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

The ultimate ‘daycation’ across Jumeirah's four luxurious properties

The ultimate ‘daycation’ across Jumeirah's four luxurious properties

16 Jun 2020

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

Abundant bilateral opportunities in China's two political sessions, says UAE Ambassador to China

Abundant bilateral opportunities in China's two political sessions, says UAE Ambassador to China

15 Jun 2020

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

Ras Al Khaimah Invites UAE Residents To Enjoy The Ultimate Shortcation This Summer

Ras Al Khaimah Invites UAE Residents To Enjoy The Ultimate Shortcation This Summer

15 Jun 2020

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 Ras Al Khaimah’s participating 4 & 5... Read More

Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA partners with Ecolab

Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA partners with Ecolab

14 Jun 2020

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

A Decade of The Qode: the company is optimistic about the next 10 years

A Decade of The Qode: the company is optimistic about the next 10 years

12 Jun 2020

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

Givenchy Presents New IRRESISTIBLE Eau de Parfum

Givenchy Presents New IRRESISTIBLE Eau de Parfum

11 Jun 2020

Because we are seeking joy and lightheartedness more than ever before... the Irresistible Givenchy Eau de Parfum is the new uplifting fragrance for this year! Lively, airy and ever so playful, the fragrance is bursting with energy, radiating both charm and femininity – the epitome of joie de vivre in a bottle.

 

The new composition is presented in an ultra-feminine, decidedly Couture prismatic bottle and features a blend of luscious rose and radiant blond wood. This colourful... Read More

Purificacion Garcia announces support of regional Charities across KSA and Qatar in light of Health Crisis

Purificacion Garcia announces support of regional Charities across KSA and Qatar in light of Health Crisis

10 Jun 2020

Purificacion Garcia has announced that it will partner with regional charitable organizations across KSA and Qatar for the remainder of 2020, in an effort to support local causes. Between now and December 31st 2020, the brand will be donating a percentage of all accessories sales to its partner.

In KSA, PG has partnered with Zmzm Association for Health Services , which strives to provide assistance to those who are in desperate need of medical supplies, particularly for those affected... Read More

Phase 7 of UAE sterilisation programme begins

Phase 7 of UAE sterilisation programme begins

10 Jun 2020

Phase 7 of the sanitisation programme and Covid-19 testing in the Musaffah area of Abu Dhabi began yesterday on June 9, 2020 with Blocks 42 and 43.

The programme is being implemented by the Department of Health - Abu Dhabi in partnership with relevant entities.

In a series of tweets on Tuesday evening, Abu Dhabi Media Office said: "This comes after the success of the first six phases of the campaign. Residents welcomed the procedures, and expressed their appreciation for the... Read More

Famous Russian actor Mikhail Efremov could face up to 12 years in prison (Video)

Famous Russian actor Mikhail Efremov could face up to 12 years in prison (Video)

09 Jun 2020

Russian law enforcement have launched a criminal case against famous actor Mikhail Efremov following a fatal car accident in central Moscow on the evening of June 8.

The crash took place on Moscow’s Garden Ring road near Smolenskaya Square at 21:44. The actor was behind the wheel of a Jeep Grand Cherokee, which he drove into oncoming traffic at a very high speed, colliding with a delivery van and damaging several other cars. According to the outlet Baza, there were two other... Read More

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