Monday 27 May 2019

Eid holidays from June 3 for UAE private sector

The Eid Al Fitr holidays for the UAE's private sector will begin on Monday (June 3) until 3rd of Shawwal, with work to resume on 4th of Shawwal, the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has announced. This came in a circular issued by Nasser bin Thani Al Hamli, Minis


Pakistani comedians to perform in Dubai

Popular comedian and stage actor Umer Sharif is all set to resonate Dubai with spontaneous laughter, bringing with him his signature dose of famous slapstick punchlines. The Pakistani artist will team up with Rauf Lala and Shakeel Siddique, for “Comedy Ka Dhamaka’&rsq


Cinépolis opens second theatre in the GCC

Cinépolis, a leading global cinema chain, is continuing to move ahead with ambitious expansion plans across the Middle East with the opening of a new movie theatre in Sohar, Oman.   Cinépolis’ second GCC theatre will welcome film lovers from Sohar, the cap


Sony operating income jumps 22pc to $8bn

Sony Corporation registered a strong operating income of $8.06 billion in fiscal year 2018 ended March 31, 2019, with a year-on-year growth of 22 per cent compared to the year ago.     The company’s consolidated sales and operating revenue was va


OSN to show cricket World Cup live

OSN, the region’s leading entertainment network, will bring the 12th edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup live and exclusive through its dedicated ICC world cup season pass.   The pass will give customers access to two new channels, OSN CRIC XTRA 1 and OSN


Reel Junior debuts in The Dubai Mall

Reel Cinemas has opened its second dedicated screen for kids- Reel Junior - at The Dubai Mall. Little ones can enjoy the latest animation, action or adventure fantasy at the Reel Junior screen.   With cool and quirky bean ban seating, Reel Junior assures quality and fun cine


Dubai’s landmark museum to deploy Sherwin-Williams' solutions

Sherwin-Williams, a major player in the general building materials industry, said it has been signed up to provide its fire protection technology for the iconic structure of Dubai’s Museum of the Future.   Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings


MetLife joins Special Olympics for EMEA community projects

MetLife, a global provider of life insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management, said it has renewed its partnership with Special Olympics and Habitat for Humanity to launch community projects in Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) markets.   


Celebrate Eid in the Maldives at Coco Bodu Hithi

In celebration of the upcoming Eid Al Fitr holiday, the team at Coco Bodu Hithi in the Maldives is offering a special package for GCC visitors to enjoy the island paradise – with a 25 per cent discount on room rates. Stay for a minimum of three nights with complimentary tra


Image Nation forges major alliance for film production

Image Nation Abu Dhabi, a leading film and entertainment company, Majid Al Futtaim and MBC Studios have entered into a ground-breaking alliance to launch a major production partnership for film and TV projects across the Middle East. The partnership will greenlight several projec

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