Monday 28 May 2018

Top firms vie for Gulf Property Show best stand awards

Bahrain's leading property event, the Gulf Property Show has shortlisted 10 companies for the 'Best Stand Design at the event held in April this year, said the event organisers Hilal Conferences and Exhibitions (HCE).   The nominees are Diyar Al Muharraq


Saudi Arabia launches new mosque construction code

Saudi Arabia has implemented a new mosque construction code as part of its efforts to streamline the building of mosques in the kingdom, according to a report. This code will be vital for the design, lifespan and operating costs of monuments, reported Arab News, citing P


Germany most likely to win World Cup 2018: UBS

No country has higher odds of winning this year’s football World Cup than Germany, leading the table with a likelihood of 24 per cent, said an analysis from UBS Global Wealth Management’s Chief Investment Office (CIO). Brazil and Spain also stand a good chance of lift


Mercedes-AMG to launch GT 63 limited edition

To mark the launch of the new AMG GT 4-Door Coupé in September 2018, Mercedes-AMG will be offering an Edition 1 model for a limited period of 12 months only. The limited-edition model is available as the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1, featuring the 470 kW


Sony to buy Mubadala stake in EMI Music Publishing

Mubadala Investment Company of Abu Dhabi, UAE has announced the sale of its consortium’s 60 per cent equity interest in EMI Music Publishing to Sony Corporation at an enterprise value of $4.75 billion. This acquisition represents Sony’s commitment to its writers and a


Wasl launches ‘Zayed Ramadan Competition’

UAE-based wasl properties is celebrating the spirit of Ramadan with its tenants by launching the ‘Zayed Ramadan Competition.’ The competition, in its eighth annual edition, is designed for children to express their support and love of the ‘Sheikh Zayed’ in


Etihad Museum launches teachers pack

Etihad Museum, an entity managed by Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has launched a ‘Teachers Pack’ as part of the educational programmes to celebrate International Museums Day. 


Burj Khalifa plans special LED shows for Ramadan

Emaar Properties, the developer of the iconic Burj Khalifa will be marking Ramadan with two captivating shows that will capture the glazier effects from synchronized music, in a rare symphony of melody and design.    Selected from hundreds of submissions, t


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