Tuesday 7 July 2015

Lexus Bahrain names Ramadan campaign winner

Lexus Bahrain has revealed the first winner of its social media Ramadan campaign titled ‘Lexus Share Happiness’ which started last month and will continue till July 16. Sara Sharaf won BD100 ($263) gift voucher from City Centre, said a statement. Ramada


GDRFA Dubai honours Manafez publication supporters

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) in Dubai, has honoured the supporters and sponsors of Manafez Dubai, it’s the monthly bilingual publication, on the occasion of the first anniversary of the magazine. 
Addressing the premier gathering at the hono


Mall of Qatar to debut laser-lit cinema projectors

Mall of Qatar, the region’s largest leisure, entertainment and shopping complex, when it opens its doors in Doha, will première the Middle East’s first laser-illuminated projectors in its 19-screen CinemaCity complex. The announcement was made at Cine Europe 20


Bahrain mosque serves iftar for 400

More than 400 people every day are enjoying free iftar meals at Bahrain’s biggest mosque thanks to donations from a Bahraini philanthropist, a report said. The anonymous individual has been providing meals every Ramadan for both Muslims and non-Muslims at the Ahmed Al Fateh


New book traces history of Bahrain’s newspapers

A new book that documents the history of Bahrain’s English language newspapers has been published. Bahrain’s English Newspapers: An Illustrated History is the work of author Hamad Abdulla and illustrates how publications have evolved since the mid-1950s.


Hyundai Motor’s video campaign wins Cannes award

The Hyundai Motor Company had launched a global ‘New Thinking’ campaign entitled ‘A Message to Space,’ which aimed at connecting families and set a world record. The renowned Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2015 honoured the video as part


NetRange signs content deal with icflix

NetRange, a leader in white label Smart TV portal solutions, has finalised a content deal with icflix, a leading video-on-demand streaming service for Jazwood, Hollywood and Bollywood content in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region. The service is acting internationally


UAE textile printing industry set for big growth

Textile printing industry in the UAE is set to gather momentum as the country stands as the world’s fourth largest trading centre of textiles, generating about $17.5 billion annually, a top official said, citing a global report. Meanwhile, the global printed textiles market


Saudi teen in trouble over selfie with dead grandad

A Facebook post of a teenager in Saudi Arabia taking a selfie next to his dead grandfather has gone viral and landed the boy in trouble with the authorities. The teenage boy took the selfie and posted it in social media with the caption 'Good Bye, Grandfather'.


Dubai set to spring bigger surprises this summer

Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has unveiled  a fun-filled calendar of events for the 18th edition of Dubai Summer Surprises, which will kick off on July 23 with a line-up of unique events and the most nu

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