Monday 30 March 2015

Dubai govt achievements show kicks off today

The third Dubai Government Achievements Exhibition (DGAE) opens today (March 30) with the number of participants increasing from 14 to 32 in this year's edition, marking a rise of 44 per cent. Organised by Dubai Government Excellence Programme (DGEP) that belongs to the Secre


Bride Dubai crowns Young Designers Award winner

Fatema Merchant, a budding fashion designer, was chosen from the ten finalists to receive the Young Designers Award 2015 at BRIDE Dubai, UAE’s number one wedding event.   The judging panel included Daphne Cota, exhibition director; Shereen Mitwali, founder of the Female


Millennium Plaza Hotel Dubai offers spa packages

Millennium Plaza Hotel Dubai, a luxury accommodation in the UAE emirate, offers visitors the best way to pamper themselves with a special package at Infinity Health Club and Spa. This promotion at Infinity Health Club and Spa includes a 60-minute De-stress massage and a 30-minute


Yahoo, Microsoft extend search partnership talks

Yahoo Inc and Microsoft Corp agreed to extend by 30 days the deadline to re-negotiate a ten year search deal, as the two Internet companies attempt to revamp a thorny partnership crafted by former chief executives. The search partnership, which took effect in 2010, allowed the co


Bahrain ministry inks services deal with Silah

Bahrain-based Silah Gulf has signed an agreement with the Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Ministry to launch a centre to provide quick and efficient access to all government services. The National Contact Centre (NCC) project was inaugurated by Deputy Prime Minis


DMI named media partner for Dubai expo

Dubai Media Incorporated, has been named the media sponsor for the third edition of Dubai Government Achievements Exhibition, which is organized by Dubai Government Excellence Programme (DGEP) on March 30. One of the largest media organisations in the Middle East, DMI boasts dive


National Geographic Abu Dhabi launches photo contest

National Geographic Abu Dhabi has invited photographers from around the region to take part in its annual Moments award. The fifth edition of the National Geographic Abu Dhabi Moments Awards, under the them ‘Arab Cities: The City through your Eyes,’ will seek to encou


Experts stress need to ‘save cultural heritage' in ME

Archaeology experts from across the Middle East have stressed the need to protect the region's cultural heritage at an international conference held in Manama, Bahrain. The Conference on Historic Cities and Urban Regeneration, hosted by the Arab Regional Centre for World Heri


Facebook brings apps, businesses to Messenger service

Facebook on Wednesday opened up its Messenger service for developers to create apps and for shoppers to communicate directly with retailers, as the Internet company seeks to expand its reach. The new features mark Facebook's latest effort to transform its mobile messaging ser


Bahrain Cinema approves 50pc dividends

Bahrain Cinema Company (Cineco), the market leaders in the entertainment industry in the kingdom, have approved  50 per cent dividends of paid-up capital to the shareholders. Announcing this at the annual general meeting (AGM) and extraordinary general meeting (EGM) today (M

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