UAE News

This is not goodbye: Emirates ground crews give an emotional send-off to last flights

This is not goodbye: Emirates ground crews give an emotional send-off to last flights

31 Mar 2020

Emirates ground crews around the world have bid farewell to their last operating flights back to Dubai. EK 005 to London Heathrow, which departed at 1605hrs on 24 March was the last flight to take off from Dubai. EK 262 from Sao Paulo, which landed at 2235hrs (local time) was the last flight to arrive on 25 March into Dubai.

 

Emirates' outstation airport teams from 39 stations including Prague, Newark, Seoul, London Stansted and Zurich devotedly... Read More

Government entities, celebrities and creators come together on TikTok to help its community stay safe and informed about COVID-19

Government entities, celebrities and creators come together on TikTok to help its community stay safe and informed about COVID-19

31 Mar 2020

Amidst the global concerns around coronavirus (COVID-19), short-form video platform TikTok is taking steps to help its community by providing access to accurate information in partnership with trusted health organizations, and supporting users around the world in ways that are positive and beneficial through in-app initiatives.

 

The World Health Organization, Dubai Media Office, and UNICEF are some of the entities now using TikTok to share... Read More

Fines of Dh2,000 in UAE if you leave home during day without valid reason

Fines of Dh2,000 in UAE if you leave home during day without valid reason

30 Mar 2020

People leaving their homes during the national sterilisation programme between 8pm to 6am, can be slapped with a Dh3,000 fine according to new resolution on the list of sanctions for the precautionary measures taken to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Emirati lawyer Mohammad Al Redha, of Al Redha Advocates and Legal Consultants, told Gulf News, that the new resolution issued by the UAE Attorney General highlighted two different fines for people defying government instructions both... Read More

HUAWEI P40 Series Marks the Age of Visionary Photography

HUAWEI P40 Series Marks the Age of Visionary Photography

29 Mar 2020

Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) today announced in China the HUAWEI P40 Pro+, HUAWEI P40 Pro and HUAWEI P40, the new HUAWEI P40 Series flagship smartphones featuring cutting-edge designs with ground-breaking camera innovations that radically expand mobile photography and video capture possibilities. The HUAWEI P40 Pro will be available on shelves in the United Arab Emirates on the 9th of April with pre-orders starting on the 2nd April.

 

The HUAWEI P40 Series continues the... Read More

Bvlgari intensifies support to Italian authorities to fight Covid-19 with an important donation of hand cleansing gel with sanitizer produced by its long-term fragrance-manufacturing partner, ICR

Bvlgari intensifies support to Italian authorities to fight Covid-19 with an important donation of hand cleansing gel with sanitizer produced by its long-term fragrance-manufacturing partner, ICR

29 Mar 2020

Bvlgari keeps supporting the scientific and medical community in their fight against coronavirus. One month after announcing an important donation to the Spallanzani Hospital to acquire a new state of the art 3D high definition microscope, Bvlgari has announced its further contribution to the national effort to prevent, fight and eradicate Covid-19.

 

The Roman Jeweler has decided to manufacture together with its historical fragrances partner, ICR (Industrie Cosmetiche Riunite... Read More

New list of fines for violating Covid-19 precautionary measures

New list of fines for violating Covid-19 precautionary measures

28 Mar 2020

The UAE Attorney General, Counselor Hamad Saif Al Shamsi, on Friday, March 27, issued resolution No. (38) for the year 2020 following the cabinet decision No. 17 of 2020 regarding violating regulations for spreading communicable diseases.

The resolution sets penalties ranging from Dh500 to Dh50,000 for violating precautionary measures to curb the spread of coronavirus.

According to the new resolution, leaving your home for non-vital work or for buying necessities during... Read More

Swarovski shines a light on the Middle East with exclusive new design inspired by the Middle Eastern symbols and motifs

Swarovski shines a light on the Middle East with exclusive new design inspired by the Middle Eastern symbols and motifs

26 Mar 2020

This year marks the 125th anniversary for Swarovski, a brand whose mission it is to add sparkle to people’s lives all over the world. For Spring/Summer 2020, the brand extends its reach with new Swarovski Symbolic Collection pieces designed exclusively for the Middle East, bringing more ways for women in the region to express themselves. 

Inspired by the Middle Eastern symbols and motifs, Swarovski introduces five new and easy-to-wear styles, which bring a touch of the local tradition... Read More

TUMI Taps actor Daniel Henney for global film series

TUMI Taps actor Daniel Henney for global film series

25 Mar 2020

TUMI, the leading international travel and lifestyle brand today released the first instalment of its upcoming Perfecting The Journey – The Series. The first film features Korean-American actor Daniel Henney. 

As part of TUMI’s perpetual pursuit of perfection though innovation, the brand draws inspiration from fields outside its own. Each impactful episode of Perfecting The Journey – The Series investigates the never-ending drive toward perfecting a specific craft. For Daniel Henney,... Read More

Dubai Chamber urges the private sector to implement remote working for their employees’ safety and business continuity

Dubai Chamber urges the private sector to implement remote working for their employees’ safety and business continuity

24 Mar 2020

In a video message to the private sector, His Excellency Hamad Buamim, President & CEO, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, called on the Dubai business community to cooperate with the relevant government authorities in implementing preventive and precautionary measures to counter the spread of Coronavirus (Covid- 19). He urged the private sector to ensure the safety and health of their employees by asking them to stay at home and work remotely.

 

In his message to the... Read More

Join the Food Rescue Revolution & Download the FoodKarma App this March

Join the Food Rescue Revolution & Download the FoodKarma App this March

24 Mar 2020

Having launched just weeks ago, FoodKarma has hit the ground running, enabling users to enjoy delicious meals at discounted prices, while doing their (little) bit to help save the planet.

In trying times like these, it’s important to remember that if you do good things, then good things will come back to you. Since launching at the beginning of March, the FoodKarma app has really struck a chord with karma-conscious foodies who want to rescue food, enjoy delicious meals and do their (... Read More

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