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  • “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.

  • • Forum brings together world’s leading airlines to discuss trends in fraud affecting the industry

    CyberSource, a Visa Inc. company (NYSE: V), on Tuesday hosted the first ever Airline Fraud Forum in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) to highlight the growing risks of data theft, including loyalty program fraud and mobile fraud, for airlines in the region.

  • $174 billion Nanotechnology Market

    Advances in the multi-billion dollar nanotechnology market will be under the spotlight when ICT system integrator, Waseela, welcomes 2016 Nobel Laureate and pioneering nanotech scientist, Sir Fraser Stoddart, and Intel Corporation’s former nanotech R&D Director, Dr. Youssry Botros, to a live discussion in Dubai.

  • 1.75m passengers used Hatta crossing last year

    A total of 1.75m passengers travelled through the Hatta border crossing in 2017, and more than 152,000 declarations were carried out, and 3904 seizures. 

  • 10 REASONS WHY 2019 IS THE YEAR OF THE GEEK

    Wizards, warlocks, elves, dragons, mermen, genies, goblins, time-lords and superheroes! If you love films, gaming and binge-watching Netflix - whatever your passion, 2019 is the year of geek.

  • 100 Companies in the 10th edition of Dubai Drink Technology Expo

    The 10th edition of Dubai Drink Technology Expo - DDTE, a dedicated exhibition and conference for the beverage industry in the Middle East North Africa region, will begin this Tuesday 27th of February and will continue until the 1st of March 2018, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

  • 100 talented innovators & entrepreneurs to compete in solving critical global problems at inaugural EXPO 2015 Innovation Challenge

    The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) along with The Sandbox – The D. Company have announced that a total of 100 participants have been selected from more than 400 applicants to participate in the first-ever EXPO Innovation Challenge, to be held from October 9 to 11, 2015 in partnership with EXPO Milan 2015. The pool of participants, comprised of developers, designers and entrepreneurs from around the world, underwent a rigorous selection process in order to take part in the event and will develop purpose-driven technologies and solutions related to EXPO 2015’s theme of ‘Feeding the Planet. Energy for Life.’

  • 11TH ESEA AWARDS HERALD NEW ERA OF SMART SERVICES FOR UAE LOGISTICS

    Dubai Trade, the premier trade facilitation arm of DP World, has honoured the winners of its 11th E-Services Excellence Award (ESEA), recognising companies for adopting smart services in trade, shipping and logistics, with an expanded roll of honour in three new categories.

  • 13 customers win a total of AED 39,000 in DEWA’s Best Consumer Award

    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) honoured 13 of its customers who won the Best Consumer Award, which DEWA organised for the 12th consecutive year. The move supports DEWA’s efforts to encourage customers to use electricity and water sensibly, and its strategy to reduce energy demand, and protect natural resources and ensure their sustainability. Fardan Al Balooshi won the first prize of AED 10,000. The second prize went to Rahulkumar Shah who was awarded AED 5,000, and Ahmad Al Abbasi won the AED 4,000 third prize. Winners from 4th to 13th places were awarded AED 2,000 each.

  • 13th edition of ‘Hemaya International Forum & Exhibition on Drug Issues’ will kick off on 11th of February

    Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, the 13th edition of ‘Hemaya International Forum& Exhibition on Drug Issues’ will be held from the 11thto the 12th of February, 2018 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, under the theme “Foreseeing the Future of the Global Combat of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances: Predictions, Preparations and Prevention Strategies for 2030”.

  • 16th edition of DIHAD Conference & Exhibition Concludes in Dubai Today

    Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and the Ruler of Dubai, the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition – DIHAD, successfully concluded today after 3 days of highly enriching and productive discussions on the most urgent issues facing refugees and migrants in the region and the world. The top humanitarian gathering in Dubai under the theme ‘People on the Move’, focused on ways to address the core issue of ‘migration’, as more and more countries implement new immigration policies, reinforce national borders and plan border wall constructions. In conclusion of the conference, the organizers announced the dates of the upcoming edition that will take place from 10-12 March 2020 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

  • 18 companies awarded Dubai Chamber CSR Label for H1-2018

    The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry honoured 18 companies for their corporate social responsibility and sustainability efforts during a recognition ceremony held at its premises today.

  • 19 Audit and Advisory firms participate in RSM MENA Conference 2017 in Dubai

    RSM International, a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms, welcomes Managing Partners and other attendees from 19 member firms across the Middle East and Africa to the MENA Conference 2017. The conference hosted at The Westin, Habtoor City discussed the challenges and opportunities for the RSM firms in the MENA region.

  • 1971 - Design Space and Khatt Foundation present “RASM”

    With the unfolding of yet another cultural achievement in Sharjah, the first Fikra Graphic Design Biennale,1971- Design Space and Khatt Foundation proudly present “RASM: Contemporary Arabic TypoGraphic Posters, 2008-2018”. RASM is the first exhibition at 1971 – Design Space solely dedicated to graphic design. It presents posters of designers since the launch of the Khatt Foundation’s design community as well as two new commissioned works by Dubai-based designers.