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January 16, 2019:  ‘The idea of the collection came up at the very beginning of my collaboration with Christopher and it went through many different creative stages and ideas. We knew it had to be narrative, created with a free spirit and no limit or boundaries.’ – Francis KurkdjianIntroducing Burberry Bespoke: a collection o... ... Read more
January 14, 2019:  Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for December 2018, reached 80.2% load factor in that month. Growth in the number of passengers, revenue per kilometer and load factor, is an important indicator of the continued growing interest in Turkey and Turkish Airlines at the end of t... ... Read more
Annual sales of 4,107 are the highest in the marque’s 115-year history Year-on-year sales growth in all regions; the Americas remains largest market Rolls-Royce Motor Cars continues to generate a meaningful financial contribution to its shareholder, the BMW Group  Buoyant demand for all model families, with Phantom a major growth driver... ... Read more
UAE, January 08, 2019:  Sony Corporation (“Sony”) will exhibit at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, held from Tuesday, January 8. Sony Corporation President & CEO Kenichiro Yoshida spoke at the Sony press conference held on Monday, January 7(local time), stating that “Sony is a Creative Entertainment Company. We at ... ... Read more
LG CTO Envisions Life Enhanced by Next Generation of Consumer-Focused Artificial Intelligence InnovationsJan. 8, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) President and CTO Dr. I.P. Park outlined the company’s vision for the future in his CES 2019 keynote, titled AI for an Even Better Life, on January 7 at the MGM Park Theater in Las Vegas, Nevad... ... Read more
Kuwait – 8 January 2019:   As part of its regular in-house safety exercise’s,Burgan Bank recently conducted a surprise emergency evacuation drill for its employees at the Head office. The evacuation, which was attended by members of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate(KFSD), helped to evaluate employee response time as well as und... ... Read more
Newly developed tyres are being tested under real life conditions to ensure premium quality Automation allows for improved processes and more conclusive results  Driverless tyre tests based on prototypes of Continental’s automated Cruising ChauffeurJanuary 7, 2019 -   Continental, the premium German tyre and technology company... ... Read more
January 7, 2019 —  “I wanted the images to capture the ease, confidence and irreverent attitude of today’s luxury travelers,” says Michael Kors of the Spring 2019 Michael Kors Collection ad campaign, photographed by renowned Dutch photographers Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. “At a time when everyone... ... Read more
KUWAIT- 7 January 2019:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co. (AABC), the authorized dealer for Infiniti vehicles in the State of Kuwait recently demonstrated the unique features that accompany its new premium INFINITI range, the QX50, QX80 and Q30. Visitors engaged and experienced the models high quality performance blended with ae... ... Read more
Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019:  The Abdul Razzaq Al Sane & Sons Group of Companies announced the appointment of Mr Otto Kurzendorfer as General Manager for its flagship hotel, The Regency Kuwait in Salmiya district. Reopened in 2009 after a complete 4 years rebuild, this 1981 opened Kuwait landmark beachfront Resort and Convention Hotel off... ... Read more
KUWAIT- 5 January 2019:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co. (AABC), the authorized dealer for Infiniti vehicles in the State of Kuwait is proud to announce the achievement by its Infiniti Service team members. They were honored with two coveted awards during recent Annual Infiniti Aftersales conference held in Dubai. Demonstrating high... ... Read more
In the summer of 2014, I began to notice the appearance of these small, raised and pigmented spots on the temples of my face. Due to their location, I could hide them easily with a bit of foundation and conceal their presence with my hair. I’d mistakenly believed that their existence was genetic as my mother had similar spots in the same loca... ... Read more
January 03, 2019:    Capri Holdings Limited, a global fashion luxury group, announced today that it has changed its name from Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE: KORS), and beginning on January 2, 2019, its New York Stock Exchange ticker symbol will be CPRI. The company is also pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisiti... ... Read more
January 03, 2019:    Capri Holdings Limited, a global fashion luxury group, announced today that it has changed its name from Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE: KORS), and beginning on January 2, 2019, its New York Stock Exchange ticker symbol will be CPRI. The company is also pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisiti... ... Read more
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January 16, 2019:  ‘The idea of the collection came up at the very beginning of my collaboration with Christopher and it went through many different creative stages and ideas. We knew it had to be narrative, created with a free spirit and no limit or boundaries.’ – Francis Kurkdjian Introducing Burberry Bespoke: a collection of seven exclusive fragrances created by renowned perfumer Francis Kurkdjian under the creative direction of Christopher Bailey. Each scent is available in either one, two or three varying concentrations. Burberry Bespoke is inspired by artistry, the elements and the great British outdoors. Each scent is as individual as the emotions a smell ......read more

January 14, 2019:  Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for December 2018, reached 80.2% load factor in that month. Growth in the number of passengers, revenue per kilometer and load factor, is an important indicator of the continued growing interest in Turkey and Turkish Airlines at the end of the year as well.    According to the December 2018 Traffic Results;  Total number of passengers carried went up by 1% reaching 5.5 million passengers, and the load factor went up to 80.2%.  In December 2018, total load factor improved by 0,5 points, while international load factor increased by 0,5 points to 80%, do ......read more

Annual sales of 4,107 are the highest in the marque’s 115-year history Year-on-year sales growth in all regions; the Americas remains largest market Rolls-Royce Motor Cars continues to generate a meaningful financial contribution to its shareholder, the BMW Group  Buoyant demand for all model families, with Phantom a major growth driver  Record levels of Bespoke commissions establishes Rolls-Royce as a true Luxury House Cullinan garners stellar headlines worldwide following a highly successful launch. First few Cullinans delivered to customers in time for Christmas Cullinan advance orders running well into the second half of 2019 200 new jobs take total Rolls ......read more

UAE, January 08, 2019:  Sony Corporation (“Sony”) will exhibit at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, held from Tuesday, January 8.  Sony Corporation President & CEO Kenichiro Yoshida spoke at the Sony press conference held on Monday, January 7(local time), stating that “Sony is a Creative Entertainment Company. We at Sony partner with content creators who make the music, the movies, the television shows and the games that engage billions of eyes and ears and minds around the world. We’d like to showcase how Sony’s professional grade technologies support creators across the entertainment industries to produce compelling content. You will also see ......read more

LG CTO Envisions Life Enhanced by Next Generation of  Consumer-Focused Artificial Intelligence Innovations Jan. 8, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) President and CTO Dr. I.P. Park outlined the company’s vision for the future in his CES 2019 keynote, titled AI for an Even Better Life, on January 7 at the MGM Park Theater in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. At CES, the world’s premier consumer electronics show, LG’s CTO outlined how the three key pillars of artificial intelligence – Evolve, Connect and Open – could deliver a robust AI ecosystem with diverse solutions for the real world. A leading proponent of consumer-focused AI technology, LG has continued t ......read more

Kuwait – 8 January 2019:   As part of its regular in-house safety exercise’s,Burgan Bank recently conducted a surprise emergency evacuation drill for its employees at the Head office. The evacuation, which was attended by members of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate(KFSD), helped to evaluate employee response time as well as understand potential gaps and areas for improvement.  Burgan Bank and Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) worked together to ensure employee safety and security of internal equipment. The staff underwent comprehensive training on how to manage disasters or accidents.  Part of the exercise also involved the simulation of a fire in the b ......read more

January 08, 2019:  British Airways’ new year’s resolution is to provide its customers with even more quality and choice in every cabin on every route -  with a £6.5bn investment and 19 great reasons to look forward to flying with the airline in 2019.    Here are some of the reasons to fly with British Airways this year: The January sale – on now. Bag a bargain to dozens of top global destinations. Do it now, before everyone else does.  New routes. Customers can try out the airline’s new routes to Charleston y’all, with Pittsburgh, Osaka, Kos and Corsica, Ljubljana, Montpellier, among others. It’s the airline&rsq ......read more

Newly developed tyres are being tested under real life conditions to ensure premium quality Automation allows for improved processes and more conclusive results  Driverless tyre tests based on prototypes of Continental’s automated Cruising Chauffeur January 7, 2019 -   Continental, the premium German tyre and technology company, has commissioned the first driverless tyre test vehicle, using pioneering technology based on the company’s automated Cruising Chauffeur. Launched at the Continental test site in Texas, USA, the innovative system will see newly developed tyres being tested under real life conditions across a wide range of road surface, making te ......read more

January 7, 2019 —  “I wanted the images to capture the ease, confidence and irreverent attitude of today’s luxury travelers,” says Michael Kors of the Spring 2019 Michael Kors Collection ad campaign, photographed by renowned Dutch photographers Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. “At a time when everyone is on the go 24/7, our Collection woman has already arrived.”  The new campaign portrays a modern interpretation of the designer’s iconic jet set sensibility. Inez and Vinoodh capture model Binx Walton in the intimacy of her hotel suite at the storied Le Negresco in Nice, France. The hotel’s lavish and playful interiors u ......read more

KUWAIT- 7 January 2019:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co. (AABC), the authorized dealer for Infiniti vehicles in the State of Kuwait recently demonstrated the unique features that accompany its new premium INFINITI range, the QX50, QX80 and Q30. Visitors engaged and experienced the models high quality performance blended with aesthetic world class interiors at one of Kuwait’s famous lifestyle destinations, Al Murouj.   The new INFINITI QX50 is the world’s first variable compression ratio engine in a production vehicle which was created to fully meet the needs of today’s premium car buyers and to deliver on their desire to own the latest masterpi ......read more

Dubai, UAE, January 06, 2019:  The Abdul Razzaq Al Sane & Sons Group of Companies announced the appointment of Mr Otto Kurzendorfer as General Manager for its flagship hotel, The Regency Kuwait in Salmiya district. Reopened in 2009 after a complete 4 years rebuild, this 1981 opened Kuwait landmark beachfront Resort and Convention Hotel offers a majestic lobby of eclectic taste and composition, 203 keys including 50 suites of ultimate luxury and a variety of dining and recreational choices, including a state of the art Ladies Lounge with 2 climate-controlled pools and separate indoor and outdoor dining.   Mr Kurzendorfer joins The Regency Kuwait with a well-established c ......read more

KUWAIT- 5 January 2019:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co. (AABC), the authorized dealer for Infiniti vehicles in the State of Kuwait is proud to announce the achievement by its Infiniti Service team members. They were honored with two coveted awards during recent Annual Infiniti Aftersales conference held in Dubai. Demonstrating highest standards of Customer Excellence to guarantee exceptional service rendered throughout the year to our valued customers. The award was aimed at Highest Quality of service activities which improved in the Customer satisfaction and Increased Retention rate of customers during FY18.  Infiniti Al Babtain Service team received ‘Best Cus ......read more

In the summer of 2014, I began to notice the appearance of these small, raised and pigmented spots on the temples of my face. Due to their location, I could hide them easily with a bit of foundation and conceal their presence with my hair. I’d mistakenly believed that their existence was genetic as my mother had similar spots in the same locations too. Over time I had completely forgotten about their existence. All this changed in the early months of 2018, when these spots started to appear all over my face, especially on my cheeks. Covering it with concealer helped hide their pigmentation but I couldn’t cover the fact that they were raised! This began to bother me more in ......read more

January 03, 2019:    Capri Holdings Limited, a global fashion luxury group, announced today that it has changed its name from Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE: KORS), and beginning on January 2, 2019, its New York Stock Exchange ticker symbol will be CPRI. The company is also pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisition of Versace.   John D. Idol, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Capri Holdings said, “With the acquisition of Versace, we have now created one of the leading global fashion luxury groups in the world. The new name for our group, Capri Holdings, is inspired by the fabled island which has long been recognized as an iconic, gla ......read more

“For 5G markets that choose to not work with Huawei–they will be like an NBA game without star players” Huawei 2018 sales revenue is expected to reach 108.5 billion US dollars, up 21% year-on-year. Dubai, UAE, January 02, 2019:   In a New Year letter sent by Huawei Rotating Chairman Guo Ping to the company 180 thousand employees worldwide, he expresses his confidence about the company business performance as Huawei never stopped pushing forward, and as a result the company 2018 sales revenue is expected to reach 108.5 billion US dollars, up 21% year-on-year.     Listing some 2018 milestones, he mentioned that Huawei has signed 26 c ......read more

Jump Start 2019 on a Positive Note Kuwait,  December 31, 2018:  Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre is hosting a series of entertaining physical and sports activities for the whole family to enjoy. Inspired by the common and popular resolution to stay healthy and fit, the ‘Jump Start’ festival helps participants take their first step towards achieving their goal.  Helping both adults and children on their journey to a fruitful year, Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre’s celebrations involve lively and diverse classes like zumba, jazz, gymnastics, martial arts, kick boxing and yoga throughout the day. The activities will be run by the Cent ......read more

Celebrating 20 Years of Visible Running Tech From the 90s  December 30, 2018:  Following PUMA’s relaunch of the CELL from the 90’s Running archive that saw the CELL Endura back in its OG glory, the global sports brand follows it up with the CELL Venom. One of PUMA’s pinnacle models, this iteration is a new innovative take on the archive runner. When PUMA CELL technology first launched in 1998, it was revolutionary.  Hexagonal cells in the midsole provided the optimal shape for stable and maximum cushioning that allowed runners to move faster and stronger with a more confident stride that aided their performance.  Originally a training shoe made ......read more

Kuwait – 30 December, 2018:   Burgan Bank announced today that its airport branch will resume normal working hours during the upcoming New Year holiday, on Tuesday 1st January 2019. The branch will commence operations from 8:00 am to 10:30 pm, in an effort to accommodate banking requirements for travellers’ during the public holiday. On this occasion, Burgan Bank extends its best wishes and greetings to the public on the arrival of the New Year. ...read more

Kuwait – 29 December, 2018:    Burgan Bank, the second largest local conventional bank by assets size in Kuwait, announced today the successful private placement issuance of KD 100 million bonds in the local market. The bonds have a three-years tenor, and carry a fixed interest rate of 4.125% per annum.  This transaction, which represents the first of its type to be undertaken by a Kuwaiti bank in the local market, was oversubscribed, being well-received by both institutional investors and high net worth individuals alike.  Mr. Majed Essa Al-Ajeel, the Chairman of Burgan Bank commented: “We are pleased with the trust and confidence placed in us by t ......read more

Profeta Health - Synonym for Halal Health All products are rigorously laboratory tested and undergo a stringent vetting process All of our healthcare supplements are made using premium grade vitamins, minerals and ingredients  We use the latest internationally renowned scientific research to develop our products with optimum and effective levels of vitamins, minerals and active ingredients in-line with recognised safe upper levels for dietary supplements. Our products conform to international and natioanl standards. Including Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). These industry best practices help ensure the safety, quality and efficacy of products. All of our products are ha ......read more

‘NISSAN Service Technician Education program’ ensures highly skilled and motivated professionals drive customer satisfaction  Kuwait, 27 December 2018:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Company (AABC), the sole authorized dealer of Nissan vehicles in the State of Kuwait, recently conducted an internal training program designed for technicians to upgrade their skills and familiarize themselves with the latest service techniques. ‘NISSAN Service Technician Education Program’, or N-STEP, is driven to manage customer’s current demands and support overall satisfaction and retention.  With the onset of innovation, advanced mechanisms and ele ......read more

Hurry to reward yourself with an exclusive package during purchase KUWAIT, 26 December 2018:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co. (AABC), the sole authorized dealer of Infiniti vehicles in the State of Kuwait, announces the launch of a brand new package deal that customers are entitled to when purchasing the new Infiniti QX50 at the Al Rai showroom. When buying the new Infiniti QX50, customers can be guaranteed a benefit package of a two year full insurance, free maintenance or 60,000 KM, 5 year warranty open mileage, 24/7 road side assistance, a replacement car and free registration and 3rd party insurance. The new INFINITI QX50 is the world’s first variable ......read more

Tamdeen Group Marks New Milestones in the Biggest Public-Private Partnership Project in Kuwait Kuwait - 24 December 2018:   Fulfilling its commitment to "DELIVER THE PROMISE " Tamdeen Group, Kuwait’s leading mixed-use property developer, revealed that it has marked a new milestone in the progress of the Shaikh Jaber Al Abdullah Al Jaber Al Sabah International Tennis Complex that will position Kuwait as a preferred international tennis destination in the region.   Shaikh Jaber Al Abdullah Al Jaber Al Sabah International Tennis Complex is one of the pioneering and significant public-private partnership projects in Kuwait and the biggest sports project ......read more

Kuwait – 23 December 2018:  Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co., the authorized agent of Renault in the State of Kuwait is delighted to announce that customers can avail of the exciting offer that comes with the Renault Koleos 2019. The outstanding offer includes a ten year warranty and 50,000 KM free maintenance this festive season. The Renault Koleos exterior holds a taste for adventure all that is expected of a D-segment SUV. It’s robust and muscular features amplifies the athletic exterior design with door protective moldings, large diameter two-tone alloy wheels, alloy roof rails, shark antenna, fender chrome lines and silver front skid. The four wheel dri ......read more

Mr. Al-Ajeel: “We are grateful for the continuous support and trust that our shareholders have placed in us” Kuwait, 23 December 2018:   Burgan Bank, Kuwait’s second largest conventional bank by assets, raised its authorized capital ceiling after obtaining shareholders’ approval in the 34th Extra-Ordinary General meeting held yesterday. The Bank’s authorized capital ceiling was raised from KD 250,000,000 to KD 400,000,000 and it to be utilized in the future as needed.  Mr. Majed Essa Al Ajeel, the Chairman of Burgan Bank commented: “We are grateful for the continuous support and trust our shareholders have placed in us. Increas ......read more

Discounts, Cash Prizes, Free Packages & More to Explore Before the Year Ends!  Kuwait – 23 December 2018:  Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al-Babtain Co., the sole authorized dealer of Nissan in the State of Kuwait, recently announced grand deals that now come with special prices, and packages on selected 2018 and 2019 vehicles for fans to enjoy as the year comes to a close and the new year begins. Nissan Kuwait invites everyone to visit its showrooms in Al Rai and Ahmadi and explore this year’s season gifts that the Nissan MAXIMA, Nissan PATHFINDER, Nissan SUNNY, and Nissan SENTRA have to offer. All Vehicles comes with 5-year unlimited factory warranty, 3rd party ins ......read more

Collaborative efforts steered towards enhancing the role and impact of the civil society sector in Kuwait Kuwait – 20 December 2018:   Burgan Bank recently participated in a high-impact workshop named "Planning for Impact - Frameworks for CSR Initiatives”. Dedicated to fostering social development and civic engagement in the Middle East, the event brought together regional and international CSR experts who shared innovative CSR strategies to create positive multidimensional impact. The workshop was delivered by En.v and Pearl Initiative, a non-profit organization focused on enhancing corporate governance, accountability and transparency in the private secto ......read more

Kuwait, December 17, 2018:  Symphony Style Kuwait, A Radisson Collection Hotel, is celebrating Christmas Eve and New Year differently this year, with a magical ambiance and rich dining experience to mark this special time of year and an elegant beginning 2019.  The outstanding Christmas buffet on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, is as unique as it is tasty, featuring delicious cold and hot dishes, with a carving station serving Turkey and prime ribs with all the trimmings. Save room for the other favourites of a festive dinner and indulge in the delicately prepared desserts buffet. The Christmas Buffet at Cucina on December 24 is open from 7:00pm until 11:30 pm for dinner, and f ......read more

December 16, 2018:  Marni’s avant-garde spirit is perfectly expressed by Marni Rothko, featuring rectangular frames that play with geometric silhouettes and bold volumes.  Part of the new Fall/Winter 2018 collection, the new Marni Rothko sunglasses feature a 7-layer acetate structure further enriched by a multiple milling process which is applied to the frame-front to emphasize the unique geometric design. The frame has a faceted profile that creates a chromatic play of light, while the thick, transparent temples reveal the unexpected internal core wire detail.  The color palette includes four gorgeous custom-made acetate shades including Grey, Blue, Sage and Wi ......read more

Kuwait’s idyllic resort receives five prestigious awards in recognition of its luxurious services KUWAIT, December 16 2018:  Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa’s General Manager, Savino Leone, has received five esteemed awards from Haute Grandeur. The awards received were in recognition of Kuwait’s idyllic resort’s thoughtfully personalised services provided holistically as a hotel and in the amenities available. The awards were specifically in recognition of Jumeriah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa as the best luxury hotel in Kuwait, while its Talise Spa was recognised as the best spa in Kuwait. Salt restaurant received the best seafood/inter ......read more

Kuwait, 15 December 2018:  Burgan Bank staff recently completed its active participation in the final event of the year by the widely popular educational platform – Knowledge Club on December 11. The bank’s middle and senior level employees learned about leading management practices and cutting-edge research to substantiate the importance of employee engagement. Entitled ‘Productivity, Engagement & Peak Performance’, the conference addressed the art of boosting employee’s engagement levels and productivity to improve business results. During the intensive session, participants interacted with best-selling authors, international keynote speakers, ......read more

Kuwait’s Tallest Building Recollects Years of Successful Transformation  Kuwait, 15 December 2018:   Marking its sixth year in Kuwait, Al Hamra Real Estate Co., launched a memorial exhibition, narrative of its extraordinary journey over the years. The exhibition, highlighting various phases of the evolution of one of Kuwait’s most iconic landmarks, opened in the presence of VIP guests, corporate partners, media, and Al Hamra senior executives.   Risen to global critical acclaim for its outstanding architectural design, Al Hamra Business Tower houses over 6,000 tenants in its contemporary Business Tower and a growing number of visitors to its Luxury ......read more

A downtown spirit, a modern attitude – both have always been at the heart of DKNY. For Holiday 2018, the brand delivers plenty of each, along with an intriguing blend of understated glamour and elevated ease. December 13, 2018:  In this collection of contrasts, quintessential DKNY signatures – sportiness imbued with femininity, tailoring accented with edge, innovative outerwear and knits – strike the illusive balance between effortless and sleek, with exaggerated peplums nipping the waist, color blocked denims, and free-flowing pleated skirts lending movement to chunky cowlnecks.  True to the season, DKNY launches its Middle East exclusive collection of glam ......read more

Kuwait,, 13th December 2018:   Leminar Global, the leading distributor and service provider of HVAC and plumbing products in the GCC, announced that it has taken up the distributorship of Chaysol S.A. in Kuwait. One of Europe’s leading fan manufacturers, Chaysol’s inclusion will bring in more diversity to Leminar’s product offering.  According to the agreement with Chaysol, Leminar will supply about 10 different types of fans including Axial Flow fans, Acoustic Cabinet fans, In Line Duct fans and Domestic fans to name a few.  Pramodh Idicheria, COO, Leminar Global, said: “Kuwait is a steadily growing market and we have the reputation, reach a ......read more

Celebrating 70 years of success Kuwait –12 December 2018:-   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co., the authorized agent of Renault in the State of Kuwait invites customers to lease and enjoy models of the Renault Koleos, Renault Megane and Renault Megane GT. The offer that ends on Saturday, 15 December 2018 comes as part of the company’s 70 years celebration to ensure that Renault fans experience the best deals. The Renault Megane is equipped with generous space for its occupants i.e. dimensions of 4.63m long and 1.81m wide, and a record wheelbase in its class of 2.71m. Owing to its dynamic styling and advanced features, the new Megane represents the next lev ......read more

December 12, 2018:  Q&A WITH ASIL ATTAR    1. Tell us about the relationship between DKNY and Al Yasra Fashion. How has it evolved during the years?   The relationship between DKNY and Al Yasra is one of the best. DKNY has always had a strong presence in the region and a very strong and loyal customer base.  GIII Apparel Group are the new owners of DKNY and bought the brand from the LVMH Group in 2016.  They have a vision to re-focus their energy on the DNA of the brand as it used to be. We have a very strong relationship with GIII on multiple levels – we work closely together on product development, purchasing, marketing, product asso ......read more

Enjoy luscious food with live entertainment at Kuwait’s idyllic resort KUWAIT, December 11, 2018:   The arrival of December brings about lavish festive offerings and the entertaining talent of live performances at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa. Your family and friends have a variety of choices to indulge in from mouth-watering seafood to sumptuous steaks to even more choices at the resort’s award-winning luxurious restaurants and café.  Starting with festive season dining on December 24th, the resort offers memorable experiences spent with family and friends indulging in either Garden Café’s festive buffet, or signature Salt, Pepper and Olio&r ......read more

Mr. Al-Ajeel: “We are confident that under the leadership of Mr. Al-Haqhaq, the Bank will continue its solid performance.” Kuwait – December 10, 2018:   Burgan Bank has announced today the appointment of Mr. Raed Al-Haqhaq as Chief Executive Officer for its operations in Kuwait after obtaining approval from the Central Bank of Kuwait. Mr. Al-Haqhaq played a vital role in shaping and executing the strategic direction of Burgan Bank - Kuwait under his previous role as Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Kuwait and will continue to lead the bank to the next phase. Mr. Al-Haqhaq assumed his new responsibilities as of 3rd December 2018. Mr. Majed Essa Al-Ajeel ......read more

In addition to the new 360 Mall venue, Black Tap reveals new additions to its menu giving residents even more to chew on! Kuwait, 9 December 2018:  The public across Kuwait have enjoyed Black Tap’s amazing craft burgers and CrazyShake™ milkshakes since the venue first opened its doors in Kuwait earlier this year. Today, the brand celebrated the opening of its second outlet in Kuwait within six months of its entry into the market.  The celebrations at 360 Mall were led by Tamdeen Group Vice Chairman Mr. Meshal Jassim Al Marzouq along with VIP guests and families. Also gracing the opening was the U.S. Ambassador to the State of Kuwait, Lawrence R. Silverman. Prov ......read more

Telling the story of artists and their textiles  Kuwait- 8 December 2018:   The Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre’s Fine Arts Centre recently inaugurated an exhibition namely ‘The Event of A Thread’ by the Germany-based Institute for International Relations (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) in collaboration with the German Embassy in Kuwait. The event is the Premiere  of an international touring exhibition that focusses on textiles; exploring the significance, origin, and mysteries of the thread work. The exhibition highlights complex ways in which artists work with textiles, where art encounters handicraft, traditions meet the present day, ......read more

December 06, 2018:  PopSockets; the makers of popular collapsible phone grips, loved around the world by celebrities such as Gigi Hadid and Kylie Jenner, are thrilled to announce the release of their glamourous capsule collection adorned with Swarovski crystals– just in time for the holiday season. Having launched in the US last month, the shimmering luxe-range is making its way over to the GCC, available in a variety of eye-catching crystal colours, including; Golden Shadow, Silver, Jet-Black and Siam Red; the collection will be available from November- just in time for the holidays. The Siam Red features a unique three-way shimmer effect that reflects different colours, such ......read more

IMAGES: https://we.tl/t-riYunpUUUZ   December 06, 2018:  Charm, atmosphere and pure relaxation are guaranteed when visiting Switzerland.  Enjoy the Mediterranean flair in Summer while Island hopping in Ascona-Locarno, create your very own watch in Geneva or challenge your taste buds by tasting over 30 different kind of chocolates in Zurich. During the colder months, visit Switzerland to indulge in world-class skiing and the ultimate spa experiences set in true winter wonderlands.   ISLAND FEELING IN ASCONA-LOCARNO   Enjoy stunningly beautiful Brissago Islands on Lake Maggiore with their diverse botanical gardens. Easy to reach by boat from Asco ......read more

Kuwait, December 04, 2018:  The year, the months, and the days are moving fast, and here comes the cheerful festive season again. And Symphony Style Kuwait, A Radisson Collection Hotel, has you covered this festive season with the elegant decorations that is spread all over the hotel.  The key to an unforgettable festive season is not just the cheerful atmosphere, but sprinkle it with lots of laughs, joyful moments, and a little bit of magic. Symphony Style Kuwait, is marked with a special tree lighting and carol singing evening on the 1st of December 2018. The hotel assembled a choir to sing traditional festive songs and carols during the festive gathering with members of th ......read more

Get glowing this holiday season with Skin Republic’s luxurious gold masks December 04, 2018:  Whether you’re getting ready for a party or pampering yourself the day after, these age-defying face masks, infused with 24 carat gold, will get your skin looking smoother, firmer and more luminous than ever before. They’re the perfect sidekicks for the festive season.  24K Gold Peel-Off Face Mask (AED 35 for 3 applications) This Skin Republic mask is infused with 24 carat gold, known for its potent anti-aging capabilities. Rich in age-defying minerals, the formulation helps to reduce wrinkles and fine lines, while fruit acids gently exfoliate for a bright and lu ......read more

December 04, 2018:  The HP ProBook x360 11 G3 EE and HP ProBook x360 11 G4 EE are the world’s thinnest rugged convertibles Since 2015, HP’s Education Edition PCs have consistently reset the bar for ruggedness and innovation for schools. With amazing new features designed to enhance instruction and minimize cost of management and downtime, the HP ProBook x360 11 Education Edition G3 and G4 allow users to: Learn in the classroom and on the go. Thinner than its predecessor, these devices are built to withstand the rigors of active students with shock-absorbing molded rubber trim, a reinforced power port, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3, and a spill-resistant keyboard.&n ......read more

Kuwait, 4 December 2018:   Al Hamra Real Estate Co., a leader in real estate management, recently took its next big step in promoting girls empowerment by launching a one of a kind program named ‘Sout Afkari’, a series of value-driven edutainment episodes to run on Al Rai TV and social media. The episodes will feature prominent Kuwaiti women from all walks of life, female role models, and social media influencers. The program will run fourteen episodes, aired weekly, running from 1 December 2018 till 2 March 2019.  Targeting Kuwaiti girls aged 10-18, ‘Sout Afkari’ aims to spark healthy conversations on critical issues regarding young girls - bea ......read more

Kuwait, December 04, 2018:  Sadeem, the largest digital competition in the Arab world on social media is back with a big hunt for the most powerful young content creators who will compete for the title of the next biggest influencer in the Arab world. The program, which broke all the past records and garnered millions of views, received more than 17 thousand applications in its maiden season, where 20 of them were selected to participate in the competition to win a million riyals and a trip to Silicon Valley. After 10 weeks of wading through tough challenges and fierce competitions, Ali Al Neyadi of Oman became the Season 1 winner and earned the title of Arab’s Next Biggest Inf ......read more

Held Under the Patronage of His Highness the Amir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Kuwait City, Kuwait – 29 November 2018:   INJAZ AL-Arab – a member of Junior Achievement Worldwide (JA) – honored Nawa Company from INJAZ Oman and CONTRIVE Company from INJAZ Bahrain with ‘Company of the Year’ awards at the glittering ceremony, concluding their 12th Annual Young Arab Entrepreneurs Competition held in Kuwait on November 28 at the Jumeirah Messilah Hotel.  Held under the patronage of His Highness the Amir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and deputized by Minister of Commerce and Indust ......read more

Fumero has sprayed signature pop culture graffiti on Black Tap’s new Kuwait venue  Kuwait City, Kuwait – 28 November, 2018:   Less than six months after New York cult burger venue Black Tap debuted in Kuwait, the food lovers’ favourite has responded to increasing consumer demand and has opened a second outlet at 360 Mall in Kuwait. Black Tap’s famous craft burger creations and monster CrazyShakes have established the casual dining concept as a perennial hotspot and Instagram sensation in the hearts and minds of Kuwait’s diners. And now 360 Mall regulars can look forward to joining the Black Tap party; families and foodies living close to the ......read more

NEW YORK, NY & LONDON, UK, NOVEMBER 20, 2018:  Marchon Eyewear, Inc. and Victoria Beckham Ltd., announced today that they have entered into an exclusive, long-term global licensing agreement for sun and optical eyewear.  New collections developed under the licensing agreement will roll-out globally beginning Fall 2019. The collections will be developed in Italy and will continue to embody Victoria Beckham’s intuitive and refined aesthetic, taking cues from the brand’s distinctively modern ready-to-wear and accessory offerings and sophisticated femininity.  Said Paolo Riva, CEO of Victoria Beckham Ltd., “This new partnership with Marchon comes at an ......read more

The last rays of the sun filter through the luxurious brocade curtains of the palazzo. Bathed in their golden light, a glimmering sextet of precious flasks sealed by a refined monogram conceal a hidden treasure of scents and emotions… November 27, 2018:  Throughout the world, the Roberto Cavalli fashion house is renowned for its fine craftmanship, its flamboyant sense of style and its deep attachment to its Italian heritage. But the true cornerstone of the brand’s well-deserved reputation is the exclusive use of the noblest and most refined materials. Roberto Cavalli’s annual Gold Collection is the quintessential tribute to this philosophy. Each fragrance it inclu ......read more

Kuwait , 27 November  2018:   Senior executives from across the private and public sector gathered in Kuwait today for ‘IoT: Driving Kuwait’s Digital Future’, a conference to explore the country’s immense potential as a hub for the Internet of Things.  The event, which is being jointly organized by Bloomberg Businessweek and Oliver Wyman, featured keynote speakers including Sheikh Yousef Al-Sabahthe Director General of Kuwait Ports Authority, Dr. Saad Al-Barrak the chairman of ILA Group and Nawaf Algharabally the CTO of Zain Kuwait, who shared insights on how IoT has the potential to transform Kuwait’s economy and society. The number of ......read more

The iconic hotel received this recognition at the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2018  Kuwait, November 27, 2018:  Top notch hotels representatives from across the globe gathered in Bali on the 10th of November for this annual award ceremony, in which Symphony Style Kuwait, A Radisson Collection Hotel received the “Luxury City Hotel” in Kuwait for 2018. The award was given to Kuwait’s elegant hotel in recognition of its sustained commitment to excellence in hoteliering and its constant efforts to providing an international and exceptional premium lifestyle living and extraordinary experience.   The General Manager of Symphony Style Kuwait, A Radisson Co ......read more

Kuwait –26 November 2018:-   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co., the authorized agent of Renault in the State of Kuwait proudly displayed the all-new Duster – the unstoppable SUV – at the Avenues mall for three days. Visitors were dazzled by the new Duster’s high-quality, new features and affordability. The all-new Renault Duster boasts brand-new exterior styling, delivering a distinctly assertive and robust look, as well as an upgrade in perceived quality with a totally redesigned interior for a comfortable and user-friendly driving experience.  The Duster’s roominess, affordability and off-road capabilities have long been recognized ......read more

Kuwait, 26 November 2018:   Barclays announces today that Jean-Damien Marie has joined as Head of Investments EMEA in Private Bank & Overseas Services.   With over 20 years’ experience in capital markets, asset and wealth management business development and portfolio construction for large asset owners, Jean-Damien brings deep private banking and investment expertise to the team to support the delivery of the high-growth strategy for Private Bank & Overseas Services across the region.  He will be responsible for the development and positioning of Barclays as a best-in-class advisory and discretionary manager and as a leading sales, trading and transa ......read more

Kuwait, 26 November 2018:   Burgan Bank, an important supporter of cultural activities in Kuwait, is pleased to announce it sponsored the Brazilian Musical Night ‘Waves of Brazil’ at the Yarmouk Cultural Center for the second year in a row. Held on 18 November 2018 under the patronage of the Brazilian Ambassador to the State of Kuwait, H.E. Norton de Andrade Mello Rapesta, the event aimed at advancing the soul-soothing musical scene in Kuwait and honoring the essence of rich Brazilian performances. The musical extravaganza brought by “Choro Livre,” the well-renowned musical group, captivated the audience, and put it at ease with their soothing melody ......read more

Leading automotive brand joins the race to promote healthier lifestyles among all segments of society Kuwait, 25 November 2018:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Company (AABC), the sole authorized dealer of Nissan vehicles in the State of Kuwait, is proud to announce its ongoing partnership with National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) on the upcoming walkathon scheduled to take place on December 8. Starting from Green Island to Shuwaikh Beach Park, age groups ranging from 12 - 60 years and above will participate in the 24th annual walkathon titled “We’re Stronger … With Every Step.”  The first ten winners from each category will be rewarded with val ......read more

Held Under the Patronage of His Highness the Amir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah 25 November 2018:   INJAZ Al-Arab – member of Junior Achievement Worldwide – is hosting their 12th Annual Young Arab Entrepreneurs Competition in Kuwait between November 26 and 29, 2018. The competition will see 80 students from 11 countries across MENA compete over 12 award categories before their peers and a panel of high-profile judges.    Held under the patronage of His Highness the Amir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the event will welcome over 180 attendees from INJAZ teams, volunteers and chaperons. The ......read more

November 25, 2018:  Step into the magical world of Chloé this festive season with its most iconic fragrance. A fragrance that captures the full spirit of Chloé. Its effortless, sophisticated style. Its natural, spontaneous view of femininity. Eau de Parfum Chloé was based on the eternal feminine element of French perfumery: the rose. But a reinvented, revisited rose. A rose to rediscover. A surprising, spontaneous rose that embodies the liberty and free spirit of the Chloé woman. Not to mention her innate elegance. This special rose is so different because new facets of its natural scent are enhanced by every ingredient that is combined with it. Peony, lychee and freesia hig ......read more

Competition is hosted by Bait Al Arab under the umbrella of Al Diwan Al Amiri  Kuwait – 24 November 2018:   Burgan Bank recently sponsored the Kuwait National Arabian Horse Festival 2018 for the 4th consecutive year, in line with its commitment to preserve Kuwait and Arab cultural heritage and champion skills-building in sports. The 4th Egyptian Arabian Horse Competition took place between 16-17 of November 2018 and the 7th National Arabian Horse Competition was held from 29 November till 1 December 2018 at the Bait Al Arab show arena.  Organized annually by Bait Al Arab, under the umbrella of Al Diwan Al Amiri, the event was hosted under the patronage of ......read more

Employees and customers observe and actively participate in a global awareness campaign Kuwait – 21 November 2018:   Burgan Bank, one of the leading contributors to sustainability in society, recently organized an awareness campaign marking ‘World Diabetes Day’ at its Headquarters in collaboration with “Al-Mutawa Pharmacies”, a partner of Ali Abdulwahab Al Mutawa Commercial Co. Annually celebrated worldwide on 14 November as a global awareness campaign, Burgan Bank's initiative was carried out in support of the cause by educating every one of the disease and its risks and complications in order to ensure all receive the opportunity to change the ......read more

Hosts two world-class exhibitions during the “Italian Week’’ in Kuwait  Kuwait- 20 November 2018:   To mark the third edition of the Italian Week in Kuwait, Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre will host two world-class exhibitions titled Drive In and The Shapes of Water. The month-long exhibitions are in partnership with the Italian Embassy. Drive In is a gateway into the work of acclaimed Italian artist Marco Casentini. It explores the interplay between memory and space, and allows visitors to share the artist’s feelings as he retraces his travels around the world. Since August 2017, this touring exhibition has moved from one famous hal ......read more

Fann Way exhibition fosters relationship between culture and community  KUWAIT - November 20, 2018:   Sending powerful art messages, Kuwait’s idyllic resort celebrated a week of artistic excellence by Kuwait’s emerging talents. Art lovers and hotel guests enjoyed signature cocktails and desserts, while the luxurious Tea Lounge was transformed into a living art space surrounded by unique paintings created by young aspiring artists.  “Sponsoring such exhibitions is vital to guaranty that arts and culture in Kuwait stay successful. At Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, we make all efforts to provide imaginative and innovative ideas to support th ......read more

Kuwait, 20 November, 2018:   Burgan Bank, in collaboration with Grand Cinemas, announced today that its Youth Account Holders will be offered the exclusivity to watch the first screening of the new movie “Creed 2” for free at the luxurious movie theatre of Grand Cinemas located in Al Hamra Luxury Centre.  The movie screening will be held on Thursday November, 29th, 2018, wherein each customer is entitled to 2 free tickets on one of the two shows, at 6:00 pm or 8:45 pm.  To book the free seats, Youth Account Holders are required to visit Grand Cinemas box office in Al Hamra Luxury Centre and present their Youth ATM card. The bank strives to reward ......read more

How does a comedy improv show become the juggernaut of creative marketing in the region? November 20, 2018:  The answer to that is a recent show featuring the region’s top standup comedians including Bader Saleh from Saudi Arabia, Khaled Mansour from Egypt, Nemr Abou Nassar from Lebanon, Ahmad Al Shammari from Kuwait and Ali Al Sayed from the UAE – and they talked about, well you guessed it, dandruff. “I wish you were the dandruff in my head, so I could carry you on my shoulders wherever I go,” quipped comedian Nemr Abou Nassar to an audience reeling with laughter.  The improv show tapped into two elements that are loved almost universally: comedy a ......read more

A Remarkable night for an Exceptional Brand.    Kuwait, November 19, 2018:  The inauguration of the Symphony Style Hotel becoming first hotel to join the Radisson Collection hotel in the state of Kuwait was celebrated at a prestigious event last night. The event was attended by an illustrious guest list including; Government and Diplomatic officials, owning company AL Tijaria Real Estates represented by its Chairman Mr. Abdulfatah Marafie and the board members of the company, VIP guests, and prominent members of the media.  Guests were given a red carpet welcome where the air was scented with oud.  The celebratory evening continued with warm speeches from Ra ......read more

Kuwait – November 19, 2018:   In line with its dynamic full-fledged community program that encourages positive change, Burgan Bank is delighted to announce its support as the lead sponsor of the upcoming ‘International Children’s Day Festival’. As an avid advocate for children's development and wellbeing, the bank’s support of this international day promotes children’s welfare worldwide. Through its first strategic collaboration and sponsorship with Porsche Club Kuwait, the bank will enable a four day celebration filled with exciting and interactive activities dedicated to bringing happy moments for all children. Scheduled to be held from ......read more

DeputyMinisters toured the centre’s unique offerings and celebrated local traditions Kuwait- 19 November 2018:   The Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre (SASCC) recently welcomed on site Deputy Ministers of Municipal Affairs from different GCC countries, as part of an introductory visit to Kuwait’s newest and most prominent cultural landmark.  The Centre’s management and its team were delighted to host Eng. Ahmad Al Manfoohi, General Director of Kuwait Municipality, along with other dignitaries from Kuwait, and the Deputy Ministers of Municipal Affairs from the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Qatar who toured the Natural History Museum, which ......read more

More than two million deals on products from leading brands  Souq empowers over 14,000 sellers and local brand across the region to succeed this White Friday Local and global brands go on sale from 20 to 24 November with up to 70%  More deals than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and more 15 November 2018:   SOUQ.com brought White Friday to UAE in 2014 and is today announcing the return of its biggest online shopping event, with more deals than ever. From the 20th to the 24th November, customers across the GCC and Egypt can choose from more than two million deals and offers, with discounts of up to 70% available.& ......read more

14th November, 2018:   Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, won the first place prize of the prestigious King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award. This announcement was made during the illustrious annual Award Gala which took place Monday 12th of November at Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh.  Huawei was honored for its excellent sustainability practices and responsible competitiveness leadership, as well as its exceptional management capabilities and innovative social and environmental initiatives.  Launched in 2008, the King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award is the first and o ......read more

14 November 2018:  Turkish Airlines, who has recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for October, reached 83.4% load factor in that month. On top of the strong base effect of the last year, the growth in the number of passengers, revenue per kilometer and load factor, is an important indicator of the continued growing interest in Turkey and Turkish Airlines in the last quarter of the year as well.    According to the October 2018 Traffic Results;  The passenger growth trend continued in October, thus total number of passengers carried went up by 5% reaching 6.5 million passengers, and Load Factor went up to 83.4%.  In October 2018, To ......read more

November 13, 2018:  Tryano, the only luxury department store in Abu Dhabi is happy to announce the launch of ELEMIS, the first one in the Middle East exclusively at Tryano. ELEMIS is the pioneering British skincare and spa brand, working with over 1,600 luxurious spas and salons, 155 lavish cruise ship spas and over 150 retail stores around the globe. It was acquired in the region by Luxuria Middle East in June 2017. The successful combination of powerful, natural ingredients, cutting-edge formulation technology and proven clinical trials has enabled ELEMIS to bring to market some of the most influential anti-ageing skincare products and professional spa therapies the beauty indus ......read more

Al Kout Mall Crowned Design and Development Gold Award following competition with eight Shopping Malls in the Middle East Kuwait, November 12, 2018:   Tamdeen Group, Kuwait’s leading mixed-use property developer, won the “Design and Development” gold award for the innovation in “Al Kout Mall” in the “New Development” category in shopping malls. Al Kout Mall, one of Al Kout Project’s six bespoke experiences, was awarded during the Middle East and North Africa Retail and Shopping Center Awards 2018.  An international jury of leading industry experts assessed participations to select the winners in accordance with best internatio ......read more

Kuwait, November 11, 2018:  Breakfast is an important meal that has its own unique rituals for all of us. Acknowledging that every fine dining restaurant should provide each customer with a unique experience as the place to enjoy a meal and create unforgettable moments Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait, The Jewel of Kuwait City, is proud to introduce its new Chococafe new irresistible breakfast.  The new single Arabic breakfast tray offers premium morning delights including eggs, served your way, labneh, grilled halloumi, sausages, tea of coffee, orange juice, pickles, vegetable crudites, served with fresh bread basket and croissant, daily at Chococafe from 8:00 am- 11:30 am, for 7 KD ......read more

Inspired by the Purity of Shapes and Colours Seen in Nature in Winter, the New  Purely Pandora Jewellery Series Offers a Contemporary Take on Iconic Styles. November 11, 2018:  The new Purely PANDORA series takes PANDORA’s signature metals and design elements to a whole new dimension. High-quality materials from timeless sterling silver to blush-hued PANDORA Rose serve as an eye-catching backdrop for elegant beads and freshwater cultured pearls – a key element of PANDORA’s design DNA – and bring a sense of harmony and luminosity  to the collection. Bubbling textures, unique proportions and beautifully hand-finished details create a striking mix of ......read more

November 08, 2018:  Chloé’s  unique  aesthetic  distinguishes  the  new  Spring/Summer  version  of  the  iconic  “Rosie”  style,  now  revamped with a subtle heart-shaped design. The brand’s artisanal flair is revealed in the intricate finishing achieved by applying a double milling phase and a hand-made buffing process to the 4 mm lenses. The two techniques are expertly combined to create a multifaceted effect glowing with grace. The 3-piece frame is equipped with a metal bridge and matching temples fitted with temple tips made with Mazzucchelli acetate and fixed to the front through su ......read more

Offer price set at BHD 0.660 fils per share  Offer period to commence on November 8th until November 24th, 2018 The Offer is comprised of 18,000,000 shares equating to an offer size of BHD 11,880,000 Open to all, including Bahraini and non-Bahraini nationals  Kuwait, 8 November 2018:   APM Terminals Bahrain, the exclusive operator of Bahrain’s Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), has announced the initial public offering (IPO) of 18,000,000 of its shares. The IPO, which will offer 20% of the company’s total issued share capital, is now open to Bahraini and non-Bahraini corporate and individual investors, starting November 8th, 2018.   ......read more

November 08, 2018:  Who doesn't love the festive season? The truth is no one, because it's days filled with holiday parties, family lunches and dinners, sweet treats and lots and lots of gifts. Sounds amazing, but no one enjoys the horrors of finding the best gifts, so here's something to help you.    To keep you winning on your gift-giving game, we’ve curated a list you'll want to carry with you when you’re holiday shopping for the beauty obsessed women in your life; be it your best friend, your wife, your sister, and even your mom. You can’t go wrong with these fabulous beauty finds!    1. Oh So Heavenly Lavender Luxury ......read more

Kuwait , 7 November 2018:  Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co., the authorized agent of Renault in the State of Kuwait is delighted to announce that customers can avail of the exciting offer that comes with the Renault Megane and Renault Koleos. The new service offer includes a ten year warranty and 50,000 KM free maintenance on its newest popular models this season. The Renault Megane 2019 is equipped with generous space for its occupants i.e. dimensions of 4.63m long and 1.81m wide, and a record wheelbase in its class of 2.71m. Owing to its dynamic styling and advanced features, the new Megane represents the next level10 yw in the compact saloon category. It comes with a 1.6- ......read more

Start The Camping Season with the Hero Of All Terrains           Kuwait, 7 November 2018:   With the onset of the camping season, Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz AlBabtain Company (AABC), the sole authorized dealer of Nissan vehicles in the State of Kuwait, encourages its Nissan fans to opt for the dynamic Nissan Patrol Safari to enjoy the ride to its maximum. To ensure a smooth and memorable journey for our customers, every Nissan Patrol Safari owner will also be entitled to a free special desert package that holds camping equipments. With impressive styling and richly appointed interiors, Nissan Al Babtain’s Safari features the torque-rich 4.8L DOHC ......read more

Kuwait, 06 November 2018:  Europe is known for its large market for fruit juices around the world, where it continues to provide the market with innovative fresh flavors of juices. An informative event titled “European Organic Juices” for the promotion of Organic juices took place on the 28th of October 2018, at Four Points by Sheraton Kuwait, through the EU campaign. The event included a presentation of organic fruit juices; cherry, apple, and pomegranate juices, to the markets of Middle East: UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait. Each product is represented by one partner. The organic pomegranate juice is represented by ASOP, a producer’s organization, while the organic ......read more

D1 Milano Introduces the Khaleeji Collection Exclusive to the Middle East Region November 06, 2018:  Italian watch brand wonder, D1 Milano is proud to announce the addition of another jewel to its crown – ‘The Khaleeji’, designed exclusively for the Middle East. The Limited Edition timepiece comes in a stunning Rose Gold finished stainless steel case, with a full metal bracelet, completed by a custom-made metallic green dial with Rose Gold Arabic indexes uniquely made for this edition.  Details make all the difference in this piece, from the green stone meticulously applied on the crown, to the laser engraved Mashrabiya on the back case, each timepiece is un ......read more

Kuwait’s leading food & beverage distributor, partners with Lebanese coffee giant to introduce CAFE NAJJAR’s freshly ground coffee beans, and authentic new coffee technology. KUWAIT, 31 October 2018:   Leading food & beverage distributor Alyasra Foods, has announced its partnership with Lebanon’s largest coffee supplier, Cafe Najjar, as sole distributors of Cafe Najjar’s freshly ground coffee beans and the latest Lebanese coffee technology, Najjar Raqwa coffee machine. The partnership was unveiled at HoReCa KUWAIT 2018, Kuwait’s largest hospitality, catering and food industry exhibition. HoReCa attendees were treated to a cup of authentic ......read more

One-month program aims at providing solid practical & theoretical experience  Kuwait, October 31, 2018:  In keeping with its reputation as a leading banking institution and sought-after career destination, Burgan Bank recently celebrated the graduation of the new batch of 20 trainees from Burgan Bank’s new Burganers Development Program . Led by the Learning & Development department, it is dedicated to raising the bar of excellence and performance for future Kuwaiti  bankers by accommodating the new graduates with comprehensive training and professional learning experiences which constitutes the ideal start to their career in the banking sector. Initiated ne ......read more

Kuwait - 30 October 2018:   Promising its customers receive advantageous offers from popular outlets in Kuwait, Burgan Bank announced its latest partnership with Richards Coffee Bar that will entitle its Youth customers with an exclusive 15% discount. Youth cardholders can indulge in the genuine and unique taste of coffee beverages served at Richards Coffee Bar, famed for its coffee bean seeds collected from around the world. Burgan Bank seeks to keep abreast of modern preferences, especially for coffee lovers as coffee grabs a large sector of people in Kuwaiti society. As this new offer allows the customers to benefit from the discount on Richards Coffee Bar, the most prominent ......read more

INSPIRATION October 30, 2018:  The timepiece has been named after the Italian city of Florence. Culturally rich and diverse, Florence is known as the ‘cradle of Renaissance’. Painted by the imagination of Michelangelo and strewed with extraordinary architecture at every turn, the city serves as the perfect backdrop for the Firenze timepiece.  A story of revival, renewal and rediscovery, AIGNER Firenze is inspired and named after the beautiful Italian city of Florence. From bezel to buckle, the limited edition timepiece resonates with the artistic strokes of medieval brilliance. In essence, the timepiece is the metaphorical transition of AIGNER’s craft of ......read more

Net Income reaching KD71.0 million (USD235 million) in Nine months with 32% growth YoY Operating Income reaching KD206.6 million (USD685 million) in Nine months, 15% growth YoY reflecting Solid Operating Capabilities Kuwait – October 29, 2018:   Burgan Bank Group announced today its nine months earnings for the financial year 2018 reporting a net income of KD71.0 million (USD235 million) with a growth of 32% year on year while during the third quarter of 2018 the Bank registered KD20.5 million (USD68 million) growing 36% in comparison to the same period last year. The set of results for the period ending in 30th September 2018 demonstrated solid operating capabiliti ......read more

Embark on a new adventure with the Hero of All Terrain Kuwait, 29 October 2018:   Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Company (AABC), the sole authorized dealer of Nissan vehicles in the State of Kuwait, is delighted to announce the latest edition to its family of Nissan models. The reformed SUV that is now available in its showrooms located in Al Rai and Ahmadi comes with a bold new appearance and an intense color scheme guaranteed to win over all Nissan fans.  The most powerful in its class, Nissan Patrol V8 is backed by a power of 400 hp, and torque of 560 Nm comes with the direct fuel injection system and the variable valve shift control technology, Patrol will giv ......read more

October 28, 2018:  This fall, Bottega Veneta introduces L’Absolu eau de parfum, an exceptionally exquisite scent. Offering a more intense take on the iconic leather chypre featured in the first eau de parfum, this new and distinctive interpretation honors the use of the finest natural raw materials synonymous with Bottega Veneta fragrances. Created by master perfumer Michel Almairac in collaboration with Bottega Veneta, the warm and enveloping blend is identifiable by a familiar leathery accord that is emphasized by jasmine sambac absolute and ambroxan for a sensual finish.  The addition of ambroxan, a multi-faceted ingredient evocative of natural ambergris, brings new ......read more

Space Grill – The World’s Best Full Size and Indoor Certified Fold-Away BBQ Launches in the Middle East   October 27, 2018:  With many of us Dubai and GCC residents enjoying apartment living, the award-winning Space Grill is an amazing new-to-the-region cooking solution for those who enjoy a little al-fresco balcony dining but don’t have the space for a full-sized BBQ. Developed as the ultimate outdoor cooking solution, Space Grill is your perfect, fold-away BBQ for those with limited outdoor space. Whether you have a smaller garden, a compact terrace area or balcony, you can now enjoy the delightful aroma and overall enjoyment that a BBQ brings.  &n ......read more

October 25, 2018:  The Michael Kors Holiday 2018 watch collection reimagines the classics with irresistible sparkle, while introducing new designs that exude undeniable sophistication. Novelty and glamour take the spotlight with party-perfect pieces you’ll want to give and receive.   The iconic Runway style from fall will be updated for the holiday season with glittering pavé crystals and eye-catching new colors. Pretty and polished, the Pyper family has a classic look with a slim profile. Designed with a rose gold-tone case, it comes in two leather strap options: blush and red. A watch that equally sparkles and shines—the Channing dazzles with a beautiful frosted dia ......read more

Long term partnership aims to bolster civil society sector capacity and capabilities within Kuwait Kuwait –24 October 2018:   As a positive contributor to Kuwait’s society, Burgan Bank has forged an eighteen month partnership ending March 2020 with en.v, an organization dedicated to fostering social development and civic engagement in the Middle East. The new strategic collaboration aims to ameliorate the spread of knowledge through innovative platforms and initiatives, and drive the sustainability of local communities. To kick-start the partnership, Burgan Bank is sponsoring the first event, titled ‘Awaken Festival’ to enhance the civil society’s c ......read more

Get rid of heavy makeup and keep beastly blemishes bay, without wrecking your skin   23rd October 2018:   You’re already thinking about the makeup wizardry you’re going to perform this Halloween, but have you thought about how you’re you going to get all of that magic off your face before you fall into bed?    And, even if you manage to get all of your makeup off before bed, there’s still the likelihood that you’ve enraged your skin with heavy products and aggressive scrubbing. Do not fear! FOREO are here to help you with some essential tricks on how to help your skin survive this Halloween: PRIMER: Use a primer before ......read more

Reinforcing its mission to build strong leaders of tomorrow Kuwait – 23 October 2018:   As a sought-after career destination that seeks to develop the skills and expertise of future leaders in the market, Burgan Bank recently hosted a “Job Shadow” program in collaboration with INJAZ-Kuwait. Through the latest skills-building program, Burgan Bank aims to create a highly educated generation of ambitious and driven professionals.  The “Job Shadow” Program offers school students the opportunity to explore different business sectors through a series of workshops and field visits that are presented by the respective heads, professionals, and bus ......read more

October 21, 2018:  Aston Martin Lagonda’s sixth region – Middle East, North Africa & Turkey (MENAT) – has been fully integrated into international operations with its UAE-based representative office now up and running. Previously President of Aston Martin UK & South Africa, Dan Balmer has taken the role of President, MENAT, and will head the team from the luxury British marque’s new regional office in Abu Dhabi.  Tasked with aligning the region with Aston Martin’s global strategy and driving forward President & Group CEO Dr Andy Palmer’s revolutionary Second Century Plan, Balmer will be responsible for a network of 11 dealers acros ......read more

Recognized for its exceptional service and innovation across the country’s noteworthy deals for the 10th consecutive year  Kuwait – 20 October 2018:   ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners (ASAR), Kuwait’s leading and most prominent corporate law firm, and one of the region’s top tier firms, is pleased to announce that it has for a record 10th consecutive year received a national award presented by the International Financial Law Review (IFLR), the world’s leading market guide for corporate and financial law firms worldwide. The 2018 IFLR national award presented to ASAR was for the “Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year” in Kuwait.& ......read more

Advocating for better health and wellness among its employees Kuwait – 20 October 2018:   As one of the leading contributors to community development and a pioneer in supporting healthy lifestyles, Burgan Bank recently hosted its yearly breast cancer awareness campaign dedicated to the betterment of its staff. Titled “Together against Breast Cancer,” the bank organized an educational workshop aimed to stress the importance of healthier nutrition, regular exercise, and raise awareness about symptoms, causes, risk factors, treatment, types, and prevention methods.  The workshop brought to light one of the most concerning health risks plaguing the cou ......read more

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