UAE News

Bloomingdale’s partners with talanted interior designes

Bloomingdale’s partners with talanted interior designes

29 Apr 2021

As part of the New Dawn campaign for Ramadan, Bloomingdale’s partners with two interior design talents to reveal how they decorate their homes and revive long-lived traditions for the Holy Month and Eid al-Fitr.

Nisrine El Lababidi, Interior Designer and Founder of Harf Noon Design Studio, invites Bloomingdale’s into her beautiful home to share her Ramadan preparations and favorite memories.

“One of the dearest memories I have,” says Nisrine, “is when my siblings and I were... Read More

Oscars 2021: Anthony Hopkins, Chloe Zhao, Frances McDormand and other winners

Oscars 2021: Anthony Hopkins, Chloe Zhao, Frances McDormand and other winners

26 Apr 2021

Hollywood's biggest night has taken place on 25th April, honouring the movie industry's finest from the past year.

In a stunning close to a largely predictable Oscar ceremony, Anthony Hopkins won Best Actor for his work in The Father over the late Chadwick Boseman, who died last year of cancer and has swept awards season so far for his performance in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. Chloe Zhao made history at the 93rd Academy Awards as the first woman of colour to win the Oscar for Best... Read More

Circle Mall opens in Jumeirah Village Circle, Dubai

Circle Mall opens in Jumeirah Village Circle, Dubai

20 Apr 2021

Circle Mall, a new community mall in Jumeirah Village Circle, opened to the public, and has already been widely raved about by locality residents who have been patiently waiting its launch.

A brand-new mall spans 49,424 square metres and by the fourth quarter of 2021, the mall will have up to 80 stores, restaurants and entertainment outlets including a Nesto Hypermarket, Medicina Pharmacy, du, Etisalat, Baskin Robbins, Life Pharmacy, Starbucks, McDonald's and Il Forno, among others.... Read More

Lancôme's sustainability program “Caring Together for a Happier Tomorrow”

Lancôme's sustainability program “Caring Together for a Happier Tomorrow”

13 Apr 2021

In the context of growing environmental and social challenges, Lancôme is launching its global sustainability program “Caring Together for a Happier Tomorrow” which lays down the brand’s set of ambitions in matters of sustainability and social inclusion.

“Today and more than ever, the world needs care. Since its creation over 85 years ago, Lancôme has championed care and transmission as part of its core values. As one of the leading luxury beauty brands, we have a responsibility to... Read More

Russian Embassy in UAE marks 60th anniversary since the first human spaceflight

Russian Embassy in UAE marks 60th anniversary since the first human spaceflight

12 Apr 2021

As part of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the first manned flight into outer space, the Russian Embassy in the UAE held a joint press conference, with the participation of the Charge d'Affaires of Russia in the UAE, Yuri Vidakas, and Representative of the Russian Space Agency "Roscosmos" in the Gulf region, Anatoliy Krasnikov.

The leading Emirati, Arab and English-speaking media were invited for the press briefing.

During the event, Vidakas and Krasnikov told... Read More

Cartier has unveiled its iconic Dubai Mall Flagship boutique

Cartier has unveiled its iconic Dubai Mall Flagship boutique

05 Apr 2021

Cartier has unveiled its newly renovated Dubai Mall flagship boutique, an international high-end jewellery landmark destination, following a 2-year renovation process. Inspired by an oasis at the centre of the desert, the boutique’s elegant new design pays tribute to Cartier’s heritage of luxury, while celebrating the culture and landscapes of the region.

Cartier has a longstanding relationship with the Gulf region, dating back to Jacques Cartier’s visit to Dubai in 1912. Since that... Read More

Global artists and art enthusiasts meet at Dubai International Financial Centre for Art Dubai 2021

Global artists and art enthusiasts meet at Dubai International Financial Centre for Art Dubai 2021

29 Mar 2021

The 14th edition of Art Dubai, the region’s leading art fair will be hosted across a number of purpose-built venues at the iconic Gate Building and throughout the Centre.

Taking place from today, 29 March to 3 April, Art Dubai is one of the first global in-person art events taking place since the pandemic. The DIFC event will feature a diverse calendar of activities including exhibitions from over 50 galleries representing 31 countries.

Around the Gate District, a specially... Read More

Despite the pandemic Dubai’s population has continued to increase

Despite the pandemic Dubai’s population has continued to increase

24 Mar 2021

While the pandemic has affected every aspect of life for people on a global scale and somewhat slowed life down, surprisingly the population has continued to grow in Dubai.

According to a report by the Dubai Statistics Centre, the population of the emirate reached approximately 3.4 million by the end of 2020 which is an increase of 55,300 people in comparison to 2019. This equals a growth rate of 1.63 per cent overall year on year.

The report also stated, “In respect of... Read More

•	Expo Talks: Water spotlights Expo-backed projects already having a positive impact

• Expo Talks: Water spotlights Expo-backed projects already having a positive impact

23 Mar 2021

Urgent action must be taken to ensure clean, safe water for all, and the world needs to work together to ensure this finite life-sustaining resource – the lifeblood of our civilisations, economies and communities – is preserved for future generations.

That was the call from global experts attending Expo Talks: Water, a virtual event held by Expo 2020 Dubai, in association with the Office of the UAE Minister of State for Food and Water Security, that gathered experts from across the... Read More

Syndicate of 25 Wins US$1 Million in Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire Draw

Syndicate of 25 Wins US$1 Million in Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire Draw

21 Mar 2021

Twenty-five employees of a school transport service company in Al Quoz have collectively won US$1 million in the latest Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw that took place after the awarding ceremony of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Men's final on Saturday evening, 20th March.

The winning ticket was drawn by Russian tennis player and champion of the tournament, Aslan Karatsev, who claimed his maiden Dubai title after defeating Lloyd Harris of South Africa in the... Read More

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