As the world experiences a shift in the way people are working, communicating and living in this new reality, it is important that communities work together to support one another to practice sustainable living whilst working from home. Building on the UAE’s #StayHome initiative, residents across Dubai have adjusted their lifestyles, taking up the chance to learn new skills and hobbies and spend more time as a family as they adapt to a new daily routine. Staying healthy both mentally and... Read More
Far apart, yet closer than ever before. At this time of physical and social distancing, now more than ever, digital technologies are proving to be an invaluable means of bridging distances that would otherwise seem unsurmountable, while providing entertainment too, and Salvatore Ferragamo has risen to the challenge of bringing the real world and the virtual universe closer together. With an entirely new design and a more effective, intuitive user experience, the new Ferragamo.com combines... Read More
Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has inaugurated Dubai’s first in-store hydroponic farm at its Carrefour market Al Wasl store. Launched under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, the farm increases the quantity of fresh, local, and sustainable produce supplied to Carrefour customers.
This initiative marks Majid Al... Read More
A total of 37,469 people have safely returned to their home countries from the UAE on 312 special repatriation flights operated by 54 airlines even as normal passenger flight operations remain temporarily suspended at Dubai International (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC), thanks to efforts of service partners across Dubai’s aviation sector, embassies and UAE government authorities.
The temporary suspension of flights at DXB and DWC was implemented on March 24 as part of a... Read More
Hala China will showcase emerging local fashion talent from across the UAE as part of the first-ever completely virtual China Fashion Week, marking the robust partnership between Hala China and the China Fashion Association that aims to influence and promote the creative design of ethnically Chinese creators and designers.
The prestigious Autumn-Winter 2020 China Fashion Week, organised by China Fashion Association in collaboration with Hala China will run from 1 to 7 May and is to... Read More
Dubai: Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced to reopen three metro stations including Al Ras, Palm Deira and Baniyas from April 29.
The RTA announced the reopening of the metro stations on its twitter account.
The three metro stations on the Green Line of the Dubai Metro were closed on March 31 due to movement restrictions in Deira as part of the national sterilisation campaign to combat coronavirus.
“To DubaiMetro users, RTA announces service... Read More
Life naturally harbours the joy of perpetual motion, as gracefully expressed through the subtle movement of a talisman jewel: the Happy Spirit collection symbolises the cardinal values permeating the Maison Chopard. A jewellery collection imbued with multiple artistic sources, which it vividly embodies through its light effects and pure lines. Exuding the lightness of time and punctuated by the timeless beauty of the circle and dancing diamonds, Happy Spirit is available in a complete range... Read More
A Dubai-based couple who were away from their two-year-old baby after being stuck in South Africa over a month, flew back to Dubai on Wednesday night thanks to the special arrangements made by the UAE Government.
Although they can reunite with their daughter at their Dubai home only after undergoing a mandatory 14-day quarantine at a hotel, the couple are already relaxed after reaching the UAE.
"It is nice to be back home. Dubai is my home and my children's home," Mark Hill, a... Read More
Human societies depend heavily on staple foods that are abundant and rich in nutrients. Those vary from one geography to another and while some societies depend on wheat or corn as staple foods, others consume rice, oats, or barley.
In many Arab countries, staple food has long been dates, which provide vitamins, carbohydrates, fibers and proteins that give energy and most of the basic nutrients that the body needs.
That’s why many decided to donate dates to... Read More
Louvre Abu Dhabi is adding to its digital offering, providing free access to more content through virtual tours, video, audio and downloadable activities. This development brings Louvre Abu Dhabi’s stories of cultural connections – of its artworks and exhibitions – to audiences around the world, ensuring that the museum remains accessible.
“While Louvre Abu Dhabi is temporarily closed, our mission of sharing stories of cultural... Read More