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  • ‘Switch off for a greener world’ and support Earth Hour 2017 with Majid Al Futtaim’s shopping malls

    Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, will be part of the Earth Hour global initiative aiming to raise awareness on sustainability and energy consumption.

  • ‘Tis the season to head to TEPfactor Dubai

    The festive cheer is upon the city and the caves of TEPfactor Dubai are soon to be brimming with the holiday spirit. Guests to the caves are in for a season of exciting prizes and good fortune, as well as the chance to enjoy hallmark figures of the season, such as a beautiful TEPfactor tree and Santa himself.

  • “aafaq Center for Research in Islamic Economy” to launch first Islamic Finance Encyclopedia & Directory in Arabic

    In line with the vision of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai the Capital of the Islamic Economy, the “aafaq Center for Research in Islamic Economy” will launch the first ‘Islamic Finance Encyclopedia’ and ‘Islamic Finance Directory’ in Arabic, at the 2015 Global Islamic Economic Summit taking place from October 5 to 6, 2015 at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai.

  • “aafaq Islamic Finance” conferred Business Excellence Award under Dubai Service Excellence Scheme

    aafaq Islamic Finance, a leading provider of Islamic finance products and services in the UAE, has been conferred with the Business Excellence Award under the ‘Dubai Service Excellence Scheme’ category. The award ceremony was hosted by Dubai’s Department of Economic Department (DED), the government body entrusted to set and drive the emirate’s economic agenda, to benchmark quality and excellence for stronger business growth. The company received the ‘Best Service Performance Outlet Award’ for its Altwar center and Al Fujairah outlets. Aafaq recently launched the award-wining ‘Happy Customer’ initiative to ensure that each patron receives exceptional service for an unforgettable customer experience.

  • “Dialogue” the contemporary art of human interaction by TAHCHI

    Award-winning Lebanese artist Walid Tahchi is showcasing his abstract series “Dialogue” at Flair No. 5, Ritz-Carlton, Dubai on Saturday, April 28th from 06:30 pm onwards. The exhibition comprises of a selection of paintings marveling at the complexity of human needs and communication.

  • “Dubai CommerCity” first regionale-commerce free zone

    H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), witnessed the launch of ‘Dubai CommerCity,’ an AED 2.7-billion, 2.1-million square feetjoint venture between DAFZA and wasl Asset Management Group, in the Umm Ramool area. Dubai CommerCity, the first free zone dedicated to e-commerce in the MENA region, is strategically intended to promote Dubai’s position as a leading platform for international e-commerce and to support economic diversification and smart transformation strategies.

  • “Dubai Culture” Organises Training to Ensure Business Continuity

    Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts, heritage and literature, organised a training programme for the risk management team according to the ISO certificate (22301:2012) standards, the team was awarded certificates by Saeed Al Nabouda, Acting Director General at Dubai Culture.

  • “Dubai Maritime Training Center” establishes new standards of Maritime Vocational Training

    The Dubai Maritime City Authority, the government authority charged with regulating, coordinating and supervising all aspects of Dubai’s maritime sector, has lauded the operations of the Dubai Maritime Training Centre which represents a valuable addition to the initiatives aimed at enhancing the performance, safety and competitiveness of the local maritime sector while also promoting the emirate as a leading global maritime hub. The Dubai Maritime Training Centre is an initiative developed by the Dubai Maritime Creativity Lab, which was launched earlier by DMCA. The centre work revolves around supporting the government’s efforts to introduce and position Dubai as a safe and sustainable maritime hub via the implementation of comprehensive set of world-class workshops and training programs.

  • “Fitness Bootcamp Dubai” Announces The Winners For Its ‘ABS Challenge’

    FBC DXB (Fitness Bootcamp Dubai), the most renowned fitness company in Dubai, and which has been in the region for over four years now, is led by coach Mostafa Mersal, who has created a new fitness challenge under the name of the “ABS Challenge”.

  • “Inspiring our Students about Innovation, Education and Entrepreneurship”

    Brighton College Dubai celebrated the UAE’s innovation month this week, by inviting local entrepreneurs to the school to speak about their routes to success.

  • “Meet d3” hailed as major success as Dubai’s new home of design officially opens

    The UAE’s community of both residents and tourists were treated to a three day celebration of design and creativity to mark the official opening of Dubai Design District (d3).

  • “SQUAD FOR LIFE” LAUNCHES AT THE ACT DUBAI TONIGHT WITH LLOYD BANKS!

    The Act Dubai, the world’s highest theatre club,launches a new Sunday night that is all about having each other’s backs. Crews are welcome to demonstrate their loyalty to one another on

  • “Supreme Legislation Committee” to participate in GITEX Technology Week 2015

    The Supreme Legislation Committee has completed its preparations for its participation at this year’s edition of GITEX Technology Week, the largest information and communications technology (ICT) event in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, which will be held from October 18 to 22, 2015 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) under the theme, ‘The Internet Future of Everything.’ During the event, the Supreme Legislation Committee will be showcasing its new Smart services portfolio, which have been specially designed according to the highest standards of excellence and innovation to support the efforts of Dubai’s transformation into one of the world’s leading Smart Cities.

  • “The Comeback” Refining Who We Are

    On 2nd of October Bourn Hall Fertility Centre will open its space to showcase the artworks of the inspiring artist Afshan Quraishi, titled “The Comeback”, as the title suggests, Afshan’s work will depict her journey of growth through perseverance and positive energy. The show will be graciously inaugurated by Sandi Saksena, who is on the advisory board of the CEO Clubs’s Business Women's Division, and will be followed by an interactive self-healing session by the Bourn Hall Fertility Centre’s Coach & Counselor, Priyanka Bhatia.

  • #ArthritisNoMore aims to improve the quality of life for people with musculoskeletal disorders

    To mark the World Arthritis Day 2018, Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, Dubai (BHAS) hosted its #ArthritisNoMore campaign at the hospital and invited its post joint replacement patients to witness a short program featuring arthritis, joint replacement and how lives were restored in order to raise awareness of musculoskeletal diseases and encourage physical activity among people in the community.

  • #Drive4aCause Ramadan campaign raises over AED 40,000 thanks to Melltoo and Volkswagen Middle East collaboration

    Over 40,000 AED has been donated to Salma Aid - a Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashed initiative - following the successful #Drive4aCause campaign that encouraged members of the public to donate their unwanted electronic goods for a worthy cause during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

  • #MyDowntownDubai welcomes visitors with 22 weeks of fun-filled festivities to mark its 10th anniversary

    Emaar has kicked off a 22-week programme of art, activations, entertainment and events at Downtown Dubai, the world’s iconic lifestyle destination that has captivated the world with its flagship attractions, Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Mall, The Dubai Fountain and Dubai Opera, among others.

  • #TeamAngelWolf joins hand with The Sustainable City to support Dubai Fitness Challenge

    The Sustainable City, the Middle East’s first fully operational sustainable community, has joined hands with #TeamAngelWolf, to support the Dubai Fitness Challenge, launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, with a free, inclusive programme hosted for the community.

  • #WOWJBR Gears Up to Celebrate the Festive Season

    Join us as #WOWJBR gets ready to celebrate the jolly winter festivities with a series of cheerful beats and a packed schedule of unique performances and events, that promise to spread the festive joy all around the venue.

  • #WOWJBR to Return for a Second Season with an Exciting Calendar of Events and Activities

    Dubai’s premier beachfront destination, Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) by Dubai Retail, will welcome the second season of its popular #WOWJBR festivities. From 15 November, the city’s premier neighbourhood will transform into a hub for entertainment, art, music and activities that families, friends and couples can enjoy for free over the upcoming weekends.