Monday 3 August 2015

Gift of fortune

Bahrain’s Moda Mall recently announced the winners of the Grand Raffle Draw as part of its ‘Shop and Win promotion. The first prize winner, Meshal Al Jalahma received 704 gm of gold coins, with the second and third prize winners, Mohamed Ali and Abdulla Al Doserry receiving


Taking a closer look

The winners of the Jaguar Design XE Competition got an opportunity to get a closer look at the British brand’s unique collection of beautiful heritage vehicles on a trip to the Jaguar Land Rover Global Headquarters in the UK. Ralph Hage, Mustafa Nachar and Caroline Haddad from Le


Envoy visits Alba

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the leading aluminium smelters in the world, said it had welcomed Vagif Garaev, Ambassador of Russia and other Russian diplomats recently. The main purpose of the visit was to meet with Alba representatives and know more about the smelter’s


Majesty on high seas

UAE-based Gulf Craft will showcase its Majesty Yachts at the 2015 Sydney International Boat Show, the largest recreational marine event in the southern hemisphere, which kicked off today (July 30). The show will run until August 3 at the Cockle Bay Marina in Darling Harbour and t



Emirates airline phased out its last remaining Boeing 777-200 from its fleet as part of an aggressive fleet renewal programme. The airline’s last Boeing 777-200 departed from Dubai International Airport to Arizona via Boston for de-registration on July 14. With Emirates


Holiday luck

A lucky French tourist on holiday in Abu Dhabi, UAE, walked home with the keys to a Mercedez-Benz car when she was declared the winner of the weekly Abu Dhabi Summer Season raffle draw. Stephanie Cserep is the fifth winner for the star prize at World Trade Centre Mall and was presented


Virgin Megastore opens in Al Ain

Virgin Megastore, a global leader in retail entertainment, has opened its first store in Al Ain at Al Jimi Mall. The 400-sq-m location offers a wide array of merchandise, including music, videos, electronics books and toys. The first Virgin Megastore to open in the Arab world was


Coffee with CEO

Jamal Abdullah Lootah (C), CEO at Dubai-based facilities management firm Imdaad, is seen with a group of employees during an initiative termed ‘Coffee with CEO’, a platform for an up-close-and-personal interaction between CEO and the staff. The initiative falls in lin


All that glitters is Swarovski

Swarovski, an upscale Austrian chain known for its crystal jewellery, has opened its first boutique at the Oman Avenues Mall in Muscat, offering a collection of crystals, necklaces, bangles, fashion accessories and curios. Founded in 1895 in Austria, Swarovski produces high-quali


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