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 ......
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2018: All about ease…the relaxed attitude of sarongs, kimonos and pajamas juxtaposed with oversized menswear tailoring…
Laid-back jackets, trenches, shirts, shorts and trousers…the luxe sweatshirt…
Barefoot glamour for evening…fractional layering…catching the breeze with chiffon,
Linen gauze and georgette…scarf skirts
And dresses…the streamer shirt and poet’s blouse…tints of rosewater, wisteria and
Cornflower…a mix of blues from surf and maritime to water…crisp tones of black
And white…earthy ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2018: Artist Phuong Dang, in collaboration with renowned perfumer Bertrand Duchaufour, combines art and science to create a collection of olfactory poems, true works of art, striking in both their originality and their beauty. Inspired by Phuong’s original paintings and perfume concepts, which seek to capture human spirit in liquid form, Bertrand and Phuong together weave exceptionally high concentrations of the most precious raw materials into unique harmonies that can truly transform our feelings and transport us to realms rarely visited by modern perfumery
“To me, scents are the ultimate mysteries that hold not only our reflections of the ......read more
The act of rebellion is an act of freedom. POLICE, as a brand thrives on a simple philosophy: your choice is your style. The designs don’t conform to the imaginations of a designer, instead, they canter and run parallel to unique choices.
The classic POLICE DNA is strong, rebellious and vocal but the vicissitude of rebellion is every generation’s own. Today, POLICE stoke the fire of a quiet revolution that tones down the demonstrations and encourage debates.
POLICE celebrates the birth of the quiet rebels with this novel collection. Offering freedom, individuality and tenacity, the timepieces speak to freedom-seekers, succeeding to capture the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2018: If you are looking to stock up on baby care essentials or for beautiful fragrances suitable for babies & kids, look no further than Glambeaute.com, the one-stop shop for beauty and wellness in the UAE.
French brand, Corine De Farme available on Glambeaute.com helps protect your new born baby’s skin with products that are made from more than 95% of natural origin. The products are hypoallergenic, paraben free and dermatologically tested.
Here are a top few essential picks from Corine de Farme:
Corine De Farme Baby Hair & Body Wash (AED 15.75)
Soap and sulphate free, this Baby Hair & Body Wash is perfect every ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2018: Designed by IKEA and Bea Akerlund, a fashion activist, with items like large glass hats, lip-shaped pillows and 3D-printed hands, OMEDELBAR is a collection that includes everything to display one’s clothing, accessories, and personality. It’s also a limited edition collection, making every product all the more desirable.
Meet Bea Akerlund – Moving between the worlds of film, fashion and music, Bea describes herself as a fashion activist. An influential stylist and costume designer in the industry, having collaborated with the names such as Lady Gaga, Madonna, Beyoncé, and Rihanna, just to name a few. With her signature ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2018: Continuing the success of one of the brand’s most coveted styles, the iconic “Carlina” sunglass is reinterpreted with a fresh creative touch that adds instant flair to this already magnetic style.
The newly designed frame is encircled with an unconventional twist motif upon intertwining metal filaments, creating a three-dimensional effect around the seemingly floating lenses. The slender, gently curved temples are adorned with a droplet-shaped cut-out – the brand’s new signature detail, which serves as an embellishment as well as a functional element to attach the jewelry-inspired chain accessory.
Simultaneously ......read more
Energy Conservation Center Japan recognizes innovative drive system for helping reduce CO2 emissions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (15 March 2018) – Nissan’s e-POWER electric powertrain technology, which helped make the Nissan Note Japan’s best-selling compact car last year, has won a prestigious Japanese environmental award for its contributions to reducing CO2 emissions.
The Energy Conservation Center Japan (ECCJ), an organization backed by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, awarded e-POWER its Chairman’s Prize as part of the Energy Conservation Grand Prize Awards for fiscal 2017.
Nissan first introduced e-POWER on the Nissan ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 15, 2018: Etihad Airways and the UAE Special Olympics team last night welcomed the Kuwait Special Olympics team and supporters at Abu Dhabi Airport. Etihad had provided the Kuwait team with flights as a symbol of support to the UAE’s sister country.
The Kuwaiti delegation of 84 visitors includes 54 athletes representing seven sporting disciplines.
In addition to athletes, the airline flew Kuwait’s equipment, coaches, dignitaries and the media for the occasion.
Etihad is supported by Hala Abu Dhabi, who are providing tours & excursions to visitors attending the event
Key facts about the Special Olympics:
The ......read more
Stuck on Mother’s Day gift ideas? Everybody loves fragrances!
Dubai, UAE, March 15, 2018: Glambeaute.com, the latest one-stop online shop for beauty & wellness stocks a great selection of perfumes for women. You’re bound to find the one that best suits your mum. Here are a few top perfume picks, perfect for mums:
Bvlgari Goldea EDP 90ml @ Glambeaute.com (AED 502.95)
Goldea is a tribute to the golden goddess of beauty and sun. Gold is the divine interpretation of the splendour of the sun on earth. Unique expression of Bulgari perfumes, Goldea is a sensual and oriental fragrance that pays tribute to the olfactory richness and the infinite nuances ......read more
Results for 2017
Adjusted EBIT increased around 70 percent to some EUR 3 billion
Adjusted EBIT margin raised 2.9 percentage points to 8.4 percent
Earnings growth primarily driven by the Group’s airlines (including cargo)
Revenues up 12.4 percent to EUR 35.6 billion
Unit costs further reduced
60 percent higher dividend proposed at EUR 0.80 per share
Outlook for 2018
Stable unit revenue development expected
Unit costs to be further reduced by 1 to 2 percent
Higher fuel costs of some EUR 700 million expected to be largely compensated by improved operating performance
Adjusted EBIT for the year expected to be only slightly below its record ......read more
Europe Wakes Up to UFO Landing
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2018: Following an out of this world launch at CES in Las Vegas in January, the world’s most highly anticipated facial device from Swedish beauty powerhouse, FOREO, the UFO, has just landed in Europe and will be at Cosmoprof 2018 in Bologna to showcase itself to the rest of Europe, before landing soon in the Middle East.
The FOREO UFO, (Ur Future Obsession) will be on display at booth number D3 - E4 at the B2B Cosmoprime Hall 19, giving retailers, buyers, potential partners, media and consumers the very first look at the newest way to mask.
Hundreds will flock to the FOREO ......read more
A lifting range containing injectable active ingredients for a 7-day lift effect!
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2018: From the age of 40, the collagen and hyaluronic acid synthesis processes slow down, and this has multiple consequences that can be seen when you look in the mirror: the cheeks become hollow, the cheekbones are less prominent, the features collapse and become lined, the face shape appears less defined, and the skin begins to droop. The result? Your face seems less dynamic and your expressions appear sad or stern.
Thanks to Filorga’s new Lift Range, sagging skin is a problem of the past!
After three years of ......read more
Exclusive opportunity for Cadillac car buyers to win one of EIGHT luxury packages to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Finals
The ‘Daring Greatly Gets You to the World Cup’ initiative is running from March alongside other offers
Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2018: With the 2018 FIFA World Cup fast approaching, Cadillac Alghanim is giving its customers the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the finals of the tournament in Russia, offering a five-star experience that matches the luxury standards of a premium brand such as Cadillac.
From the 1st of March, customers will have the opportunity to win either one of three all-inclusive five-star trips to attend the ......read more