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Film Festival to Give Audiences Powerful View of World Through the Eyes of Women

The unique film festival which gives audiences a powerful view of the world as seen through the eyes of women will present a fascinating collection of short works from around the world when it returns to cinema screens in Dubai….

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VUL9 Security Solutions Enters Moroccan Market, with Manageo.ma as First Partner

UAE based Cybersecurity company VUL9 Security Solutions is making fresh strides in the Moroccan market after recently signing a security audit agreement with Manageo.ma, a leading CRM and ERP solutions provider in Morocco. The agreement comes at a time when…


Applications are open for the National Pavilion UAE’s 2017 Venice Internship at la Biennale di Venezia

Applications are open for the 2017 edition of the Venice Internship of the National Pavilion United Arab Emirates (UAE) – la Biennale di Venezia. The yearly internship program offers emerging arts professionals the opportunity to spend one month in Venice…


Architecture Without Architects: Reflecting on the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale (National Pavilion UAE)

Yasser Elsheshtawy, the curator of Transformations: The Emirati National House, the exhibition presented by the National Pavilion UAE at the 2016 edition of la Biennale di Venezia (Venice Biennale), will speak at a series of public events at some of…


Antigua and Barbuda Set to Become an Investment Hub for Middle East Investors

The twin-island nation of Antigua and Barbuda is a classic example of a Caribbean island – sunny, bright, covered with sparkling white sand and shimmering water. With a penchant for the lush and the plush, the sun soaked twin-islands have…


Gulf Related’s Al Maryah Central 50% Leased, with 7 New Restaurants Opening in the Galleria

Gulf Related today announced that Al Maryah Central is now 50% leased, with over 785,000 square-feet of signed leases, in a significant milestone for the development. Over 60 more brands have been secured with leading retailers including Dubai Holding Group,…


Dr Liam Fox MP Reiterates Strong Economic Bonds Between UAE and UK post-Brexit at Capital Club Dubai

On 23 June 2016, the UK held a nationwide referendum which resulted in the shock decision to leave the European Union.  Before the vote, Dr Liam Fox MP had visited Capital Club Dubai, the leading Private Members’ Club in the…

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You’re Not Alone: Here Is How To Thrive As An Expat

Being an expatriate is no joke. It affects around 50 million of the current worldwide population. And no, it’s not a disease either, but over the web, one runs into many articles classifying subspecies of expats – i.e. traveling spouse, life-destination-, individuating…

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HH Sheikha Latifa Hosts a Ramadan Gathering for Dubai Culture Employees

Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice Chairman of the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture),Dubai Culture employees attended a Ramadan gathering at the Hotel InterContinental Dubai Festival City. The event…

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Shock “Brexit” Vote Sparks Immediate Discussion on UAE-UK Trade at Capital Club Dubai

In the immediate aftermath of the historic decision taken by the British electorate, on 23 June, to sever their country’s ties with the European Union, Capital Club Dubai hosted a packed debate for British expats and UAE business leaders, on…


Your Guide to Studying In Dubai Universities

Ovеr thе раѕt twо dесаdеѕ, studying in the United Arab Emirates has grown іn рrоmіnеnсе, especially wіth mаnу rерutаblе соllеgеѕ аnd unіvеrѕіtіеѕ setting up shop in the emirates. Thе mаjоrіtу оf thе tertiary educational institutions in the UAE tіе-uр wіth еѕtееmеd…


Expo 2020 Dubai’s Premier Partnerships Take off with Emirates Airline

Expo 2020 Dubai has announced Emirates Airline as its Official Airline Partner. The partnership, signed by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, and Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister…

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Expo 2020 Dubai Holds First International Planning Meeting

Senior government and diplomatic officials from over 130 countries came together in Dubai, to discuss plans for the first ever World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA). Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE…

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Palazzo Versace Dubai Named “Best New Hotel” at 6th Middle East Hotel Awards 2016

Palazzo Versace Dubai, an “authentic European palace with an Arabic edge” and one of the latest editions to Dubai’s luxury hospitality offering, has been named “Best New Hotel” at the 6th Middle East Hotel Awards 2016. The awards ceremony, held…


In Pictures: Hugely Successful Inaugural Sharjah Bridal Fair Concludes

The inaugural Sharjah Bridal Fair (SBF), one of the most luxurious bridal exhibitions in the Northern Emirates, showcased a variety of the best wedding products and services under one roof from May 19 to 22. Recognising the burgeoning wedding industry…

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VUL9 Security Solutions: Cybersecurity Online Courses Guide for Startups

Cybersecurity is no joke, especially for new startups who can’t afford building a vulnerable digital infrastructure that lets hackers access user data, financial information or IP. Below is a list of online courses on cybersecurity that every startup founder ought…

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Free Zone of the Future Program Launched by World Free Zones Organization

 World Free Zones Organization (World FZO) today launched the ‘Free Zone of the Future Program’ on day two of its 2nd Annual International Conference and Exhibition currently underway in Dubai. The Free Zone of the Future Program is an international initiative…

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Disruptive Innovation in Diamond Investment: Shining Bright in an “Opaque” Market

Loose diamonds are the most concentrated form of portable wealth in the world and yet, due to what has been described as “opaque” trading practices in the commodity, they have remained an unregulated and non-interchangeable asset class – until now….

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VUL9 Security Solutions: UAE’s Newest Cybersecurity Provider Warns of Weak Cyber Defences in the GCC

The recent Qatar National Bank data leak came as a reminder to companies and governments alike in the GCC that cybersecurity is no joke (Check if you have been affected by the leak here). Whether it is financial institutions, digital…

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Capital Club Dubai’s Fabulous 8th Anniversary Party (Pictures)

More than a thousand Members and guests donned elegant gowns and suave tuxedos at Capital Club Dubai’s “License to Party” 8th Anniversary event on April 21st.  It was fitting that the date coincided with HM Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday,…