Wednesday 1 April 2015

Property boom

Exhibitors from the UAE as well as US, UK, Turkey and other European and African countries showcased diverse property offers at Dubai's International Property Show, which concluded today (April 1).


Harley-Davidson launches new Street 750

Monther Al-Mutlaq Trading Est, the authorised dealer for Harley-Davidson in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, recently launched the new Harley-Davidson Street 750 during a special event at the Bahrain Dealership in the attendance of over 400 motorcycle connoisseurs enthusiastically waiting to see the n


Transguard staff carnival

More than 3,500 staff relished a carnival atmosphere at the annual staff party of Transguard, an Emirates Group company, in Dubai, UAE, recently. The day started with a fairground theme, with a number of games. C3 Cards, Instant Cash, MJP Events and Advanced Integrated Systems donated their tim


Spring shopping deals

Gitex Shopper Spring 2015, one of the biggest consumer electronics retail shows in the Middle East, was officially opened today by Sami Al Qamzi, director general, Department of Economic Development, Dubai, UAE. Taking place at Dubai World Trade Centre, the four-day shopping extravaganza runs u


CSR Label for Al Sharaf

Al Shafar General Contracting Company (ASGC), a leading UAE construction group, has been awarded the prestigious CSR Label by the Dubai Chamber for Responsible Business. ASGC CEO Bishoy Azmy receives the award from Hamad Buamim, president and CEO of Dubai Chamber (left).


Hip kids

Child models present creations from the SUN TOMORROW Children's Collection during China Fashion Week in Beijing on March 31.  Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon  


Blackout woes

People look at a closed entrance to a subway station in Istanbul on March 31. A major power outage hit cities and provinces across Turkey on Tuesday, including the capital of Ankara and the biggest city, Istanbul, where parts of the subway system were shut down and shopping malls were plunged i


Sharing a lighter moment

US Vice President Joe Biden (R) reacts as he tells a funny story about his early career as a Senator during dedication ceremonies for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute in Boston, Massachusetts on March 30. Seated onstage while Vice President Biden spoke are former US Senator Trent Lott (L), Conne


Surreal graffiti

A half closed window is seen on a house painted with graffiti in a Rome neighbourhood on March 30. Reuters/Stefano Rellandini  


Foal Eagle

Amphibious assault vehicles of the South Korean Marine Corps throw smoke bombs as they move to land on shore during a US-South Korea joint landing operation drill in Pohang on March 30. The drill is part of the two countries' annual military training called Foal Eagle, which runs from March

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