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 ......
August 26, 2018: To celebrate the lifting of Saudi Arabia’s ban on women driving, Aseel Al-Hamad, the first female board member of the Saudi Arabian Motor Federation, drove Renault Sport’s 2012 Formula One car around the 2018 French Grand Prix track and became the first Saudi woman to drive a Formula One car.
On this month’s episode of The Circuit, host Amanda Davies meets Al-Hamad to learn more about her hopes for a future full of possibilities for female drivers.
Aseel Al-Hamad on her unique opportunity to inspire women in Saudi Arabia:
“I have a ......
My name is Raymond Vrijenhoek, I am the vice president of Sabre Travel Network in the Middle East.
Your Excellency, Sheikh Salman Al-Homoud Al-Sabah..
Our valued customers and partners, It is with a great pleasure to welcome you to Sabre annual Ghabga.
As many of you know, I joined Sabre earlier this year. My experience primarily is in the aviation and travel industry in leading companies around the world. In the past 15 years I gained extensive experience in digital transformation and online travel.
While learning about the Middle East markets, I realized how unique and special the Kuwaiti market is. ......
Nader Sabry, a space tech entrepreneur and mentor, is the creator of the world’s first physiological prayer mat. His online retail company, TIMEZ5, is focused on using space technology to tend to the health and wellness needs of the Muslim/Islamic lifestyle, an economy globally valued at over $2 trillion. Sabry’s prayer mat works in three ways: it reduces pain, improves posture support, and increases energy when praying or meditating. It has a five layer system, which works to achieve those three benefits. Arab News interviewed Sabry to learn more about his work, his views on Saudi innovators and why he wants to be a part of the ......
I was invited at Robinsons, a Luxury Shopping Destination, to interview a very dynamic, enterprising, enthusiastic and probably the youngest perfume designer- Mr. David Benedek.
Mr. David(BDK) has his very own individual perfume house that is based at that Palais Royal, Paris. He demonstrates a strong passion about his work. Furthermore, he grew up in a perfume heaven (Perfume shop in Paris) with his grandparents and parents owning a perfume store. Later, he went on to study Economics and Management. Eventually, his passion drove him to specialize in the field of perfumery and cosmetics.
BDK prefumes are known to be long lasting ......
Dubai, UAE, June 9, 2016: They say that anyone can pick up a camera and start taking beautiful photographs as long as the camera that they use is of utmost quality type. I disagree. If you are naturally born gifted with a third eye like Mohsin Abrar, regardless what camera is at hand – a photograph might be as well taken from the Creator Himself. Photos that not only depicts the beauty of this world – but also life’s lessons.
Did you study photography?
No. I self-taught. I started photography only three years in Dubai.
What do you mean three years?
I just picked up my first ......
Why did Rotana choose Salalah for their first hotel in Oman?
Oman has always been a key growth market for us to expand into. We pride ourselves in identifying new and upcoming travel destinations people wish to visit and Salalah is growing in popularity. The opening of Salalah Rotana Resort is an exciting one for us, not only does it take us one step closer to reaching our ultimate vision but it has strengthened the company’s standing as the leading hotel management company in the region.
Posted on www.godubai.com
In which ways do you want to contribute to the Salalah region?
The resort is the largest stand alone hotel in the ......
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia- 27th February 2020: Darussalam has launched a new website for its consumers in KSA, by the name of Darussalamstore.com. The new website has been launched to increase the existing market reach and availability. It will allow it’s consumers to easily purchase the full range of Darussalam’s books from all over KSA and even internationally.
“We are excited to announce that after Darussalam’s consistent growth and success we have now launched a new website for our customers expanding the availability of our books worldwide”- Mr Abdul Malik Mujahid, Founder
The site contains a collection of authentic Islamic books from almost 20 categories ......read more
Dubai, February 26, 2020: Trade Bank of Iraq (TBI) promoted investment opportunities in Iraq at the Global Trade Review (GTR) MENA 2020 summit held in Dubai and highlighted their commitment towards reconstruction of Iraq through its activities in the trade finance sector.
Several infrastructure projects are underway in Iraq as the country continues to rebuild leading to several potential investment opportunities in the region especially in the power sector.
It’s assessed that the real GDP growth of Iraq is expected to grow up by an average of 3.1% by 2023 with non-oil GDP expected to grow tremendously on the back of the reconstruction efforts.
TBI ......read more
We would like to announce that Global Innovations (GI) has partnered with Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS). By integrating with Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS) through Global Innovations, you’ll have access to over 600,000 properties worldwide. Expand your offering and enhance your customer’s experience.
EPS Rapid is a light API product that lets you customize your hotel bookings end-to-end, from shopping to booking to payment.
600,000+ Properties Worldwide
650,000+ Deals, Including Member-only Deals
15%+ Average Package Rate Discount for Consumers
Rate Breakup with Taxes
Contract ......read more
We would like to announce that TBO holidays hotel XML API Integrated with Global Innovations flagship products TassPro and Itinerary. With XML API integration with TBO Holidays, Travel agencies and travel suppliers get access to global range of 700,000+ hotels and apartments across the world.
Detailed integration as per TBO guidelines
Certified by TBO
Rate breakup with taxes
Alerts in case price gets change
Global ......read more
Are you ready to join the #SEPHORASQUAD?
February 23, 2020: Are you a content creator with a love for beauty? For the first time ever in the Middle East, Sephora is calling on all makeup, skincare, and fragrance fanatics to share their passion by participating in the region’s first ever beauty-influencer program.
This March 2020, Sephora Middle East is rolling out the opportunity for beauty enthusiasts living across the GCC region to partake in this ULTIMATE opportunity and share their unique voice and become part of the #SephoraSquad.
To Mom, with love
February 23, 2020: Celebrating the woman who made you all that you are requires no special day. So, make every occasion count with unique gifts from Cerruti 1881. Dedicatedly designed for mothers everywhere, Cerruti 1881 launches an exclusive timepiece and jewellery set to rejoice this Mother’s Day with you.
An absolutely opulent timepiece, CERRUTI 1881 Jesina shines with an ethereal beauty that is matched by gleaming stones accenting the beautiful silhouette of the mother-of-pearl timepiece. For the woman who shines the brightest in your life, this timepiece with a delicate brushed metal bracelet and Roman numerals adds an extra dose of sublime ......read more
We would like to announce that Rate Hawk is live with Global Innovations flagship product TassPro and Itinerary. GI’s API Integration to Rate Hawk will provide you real-time availability for travel products sourced from over 1.3M+ accommodation across the world.
About Rate Hawk
RateHawk.com is an innovative B2B hotel booking engine developed by the team of Emerging Travel Group, it is present in 100+ markets worldwide.
Rate Hawk offers agents the best prices for any type of accommodation in any geography. They do this by scanning the globe for the best accommodation providers, hand-pick the strongest ones and pass on the best offers in the B2B hotel ......read more