Dubai Internet City (DIC) and Dubai Science Park (DSP) have partnered with Uber and Averda in a successful effort to help their partner businesses recycle electronic waste and support them in achieving their environmental goals. The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment welcomed the campaign in which Uber carried out a total of 60 collection…

The new Audi A8 proves itself a versatile performer on the road. Thanks to its active suspension, it provides comfort-oriented customers with a chauffeur-driven sedan offering a stylishly smooth ride. The enthusiastic owner-driver can relish the characteristics of a sports car. This flexibility is made possible thanks to the new active suspension based on the…

Renowned for its cutting-edge technology and passion for dynamic, emotive products, Mercedes-AMG stands worldwide for outstanding engine expertise and development. Its brand pledge of ‘driving performance’ illustrates the passion and inner drive of all employees to question the status quo, push the boundaries of what is possible and to facilitate intensive driving experiences for the…

Signaling a groundbreaking achievement for the UAE and the Arab world, Sharjah has been crowned with the prestigious ‘World Book Capital’ title for 2019 by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). The honor is recognition of the emirate’s pioneering role in supporting and expanding the local and regional publishing industries, promoting reading to…

The iconic film starring Humphrey Bogart, The Maltese Falcon, deals with 1940s-era treasure-hunters seeking a jewel-encrusted gold statuette plundered by pirates in 1539 while it was being shipped from Malta to the Spanish court of King Charles V. Sam Spade, the fictional detective portrayed in the film by Bogart, finally recovers the namesake bird in…

By RITIKA SHARMA, Dubai Is Saudi Arabia finally taking concrete steps to liberate women from its deeply conservative set-up? This is the question people have been asking since King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued a decree forbidding Saudi government agencies from requiring a male guardian’s consent for women seeking services such as education and…

The fourth edition of the “Designs of Hope” charity fashion exhibition at Dubai Ladies Club drew a good response. Aimed at supporting children’s education in Egypt, Nepal, and Senegal; the proceeds of the event will be dedicated to the Al Manal Humanitarian Initiative’s “teacHER” campaign, which was launched in collaboration with Dubai Cares. The “teacHER”…

David Bennett, worldwide chairman of Sotheby’s International Jewellery Division, who is often dubbed the “100-carat man” because of his unparalleled record of having auctioned seven 100-carat diamonds, introduced the elite audience (in Dubai) to the art of jewelry collecting with an emphasis on assessing gemstones; identifying jewels from a wide range of periods of jewelry…

In line with the UAE’s Year of Giving, announced by HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE President, the ‘Al Manal Humanitarian Initiative’ has launched the ‘teacHER’ campaign to increase children’s access to quality education, by supporting a girls’ education programme in Egypt, and building two primary schools in Nepal and Senegal. The ‘teacHER’…