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Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2017:  The Corporate Affairs Office of Skyline University College organized the 10th CEO Lecture Series on November 20, 2017 at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall.  The Keynote Speaker and the veteran,   Mr. Rajesh Sethi, Chief Executive Officer of Noor Takaful with his vast experience in strategy, insurance, and in... ... Read more
Latest AIGNER timepieces and True diamond jewellery tell a new story of timeDubai, UAE, December 9, 2017:  Besides its supreme quality and brilliant craftsmanship, there is something that set the creations from Aigner apart— the unmistakable horseshoe dial – having graced the timepieces for over 50 years. In a refreshing update, th... ... Read more
In honor of volunteers in all parts of the worldDoha, Qatar – December 7, 2017 –  NAMA Center, one of Qatar Foundation for Social Work’s (QFSW) affiliated Centers, has participated in the 2017 International Volunteer Day celebrations, in the framework of its ongoing encouragement of voluntary work and the promotion of communi... ... Read more
Doha, Qatar - December 7, 2017 –  With the aim of supporting Qatari entrepreneurs and nurturing their creative and innovate ideas toward achieving a diversified economic development in the State, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has launched the sixth edition of its National Business Competition “Al Fikra” at a press conference h... ... Read more
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2017:  Skyline University College has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah on November 28, 2017 at SUC Innovation Lab. SUC Deputy Director and Head of Marketing and Communications, Mr. Rakesh Gaur and Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah General Manager, Mr. Alan Stocker signed the Mo... ... Read more
Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2017:  Skyline University College held its 5th Edition of Skyline Carnival on December 1, 2017 at Skyline Campus in University City of Sharjah. SUC Founder President Mr. Kamal Puri welcomed the Chief Guest of the event, Mr. Mohammed Diab Al Musa, Education Advisor of H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Membe... ... Read more
Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2017:  Skyline University College conducted the Marhabtain - Renewal Tour Guide Training Program for Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) on November 27, 2017 at SUC Campus. Mr. Mohammad Youssef, Senior Consultant - Tourism Affairs & Acting Manager - IPTD of SCTDA briefly introduced SCTDA and i... ... Read more
Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2017:  Skyline University College in cooperation with DANUBE Group has organized Woman of Substance: A Panel Discussion on Women Empowerment on November 27, 2017, at SUC Campus. The panel discussion was aimed at raising awareness on the obstacles women are experiencing today as well as to encourage them to make the... ... Read more
SOUQ doubles number of items sold during White Friday 2017 compared to last year’s event With one million deals on offer, total number of items sold more than doubled compared to last year’s event 18 items sold per second during highest traffic time Products from over 16,000 fashion, beauty, electronics, grocery and other brands were on... ... Read more
ELEMIS  THE SCIENCE OF BEAUTY SLEEPNEW Peptide4 Night Recovery Cream-Oil   EXTRAORDINARY USER TRIAL RESULTS 100% agreed their skin well rested 99% improved visible fine lines and wrinkles and glowing complexion 99% skin looked and felt firmer 98% best overnight treatment   Wake up to a nou... ... Read more
Independent user trials* agreed that their skin: 91% feeling softer and moisture 90% Healthy and glowing appearance 89% feeling nourishedELEMIS Featuring a potent trio of seaweeds Pro-Collagen Marine Oil maximises hydration for younger-looking skin.This replenishing facial oil has been formulated with a trio of seaweeds - Padina Pavonica, Golden Se... ... Read more
Visit the IKEA exhibition at the heart of Dubai Design Week, inspiring celebration and playDubai, UAE, November 22, 2017:  IKEA, the much-loved Swedish home furnishing retailer, has created a grand exhibition, inspired by a magical playhouse fantasia, which is now open to the public at Dubai Design District. Kicking off Dubai Design Week on No... ... Read more
Shoppers can snap up deals on a whopping five million products that will match the lowest prices in the region SOUQ further boosts operational excellence ahead of White Friday sale to create a superior customer shopping experience Targeted investment into expansion of Fulfillment Centers to gear up for increased demand Growth in number of staff and... ... Read more
Shoppers can snap up deals on a whopping five million products that will match the lowest prices in the region SOUQ further boosts operational excellence ahead of White Friday sale to create a superior customer shopping experience Targeted investment into expansion of Fulfillment Centers to gear up for increased demand Growth in number of staff and... ... Read more
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Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2017:  The Corporate Affairs Office of Skyline University College organized the 10th CEO Lecture Series on November 20, 2017 at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall.  The Keynote Speaker and the veteran,   Mr. Rajesh Sethi, Chief Executive Officer of Noor Takaful with his vast experience in strategy, insurance, and investment banking has inspired the young minds.   During his talk, Mr. Rajesh shared his experiences where students can gain career insights and help them set their goals. He also discussed the challenges students will be facing in the future and imparted some tips on how to be a winner in career and in life. Finally, Mr. Rajesh gave a ......read more

Latest AIGNER timepieces and True diamond jewellery tell a new story of time Dubai, UAE, December 9, 2017:  Besides its supreme quality and brilliant craftsmanship, there is something that set the creations from Aigner apart— the unmistakable horseshoe dial – having graced the timepieces for over 50 years. In a refreshing update, the Maison explores old-world antiquity and brings back the glitz and charm of the era of jazz, glamour and excitement. The signature horseshoe settles for a modest cameo as the dials grow bigger and colors grow brighter.  AIGNER Vicenza, a showstopper timepiece from the collection reflects a strength and sophistication that transcends gend ......read more

In honor of volunteers in all parts of the world Doha, Qatar – December 7, 2017 –  NAMA Center, one of Qatar Foundation for Social Work’s (QFSW) affiliated Centers, has participated in the 2017 International Volunteer Day celebrations, in the framework of its ongoing encouragement of voluntary work and the promotion of community participation, while reaffirming the importance of volunteering as a noble humanitarian value and the need to support volunteers for their pivotal role in achieving comprehensive development in their communities.  NAMA Center is regarded as one of the most prominent social institutions that have contributed to the promotion of a volu ......read more

Doha, Qatar - December 7, 2017 –  With the aim of supporting Qatari entrepreneurs and nurturing their creative and innovate ideas toward achieving a diversified economic development in the State, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has launched the sixth edition of its National Business Competition “Al Fikra” at a press conference held yesterday at its headquarters, in the presence of Ooredoo and Sasol the competition’s official partners, and Carnegie Mellon University-Qatar (CMU-Q) representatives, and a number of QDB officials. Al Fikra is an educational initiative to nurture and develop entrepreneurs in Qatar through workshops aimed at developing their entrepreneu ......read more

Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2017:  Skyline University College has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah on November 28, 2017 at SUC Innovation Lab. SUC Deputy Director and Head of Marketing and Communications, Mr. Rakesh Gaur and Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah General Manager, Mr. Alan Stocker signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organizations. Also present during the MoU signing were SUC Corporate Affairs Office Head Mr. Pawan Bhatia, Waldorf Astoria Director for Human Resource Department Ms. Begina Campoy, and Waldorf Astoria Manager for Learning and Development Mr. Soham Natu – Manager. Both parties have agreed upon several points ......read more

Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2017:  Skyline University College held its 5th Edition of Skyline Carnival on December 1, 2017 at Skyline Campus in University City of Sharjah. SUC Founder President Mr. Kamal Puri welcomed the Chief Guest of the event, Mr. Mohammed Diab Al Musa, Education Advisor of H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Member of the UAE Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah for the event inauguration and UAE 46th National Day celebration. Balloons in colors red, green, white, and black were released as a symbol of support to the country and to the leaders of the UAE.  Mr. Mohammed along with Mr. Puri and other VIPs visited the country stalls in the Skyline Carn ......read more

Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2017:  Skyline University College conducted the Marhabtain - Renewal Tour Guide Training Program for Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) on November 27, 2017 at SUC Campus. Mr. Mohammad Youssef, Senior Consultant - Tourism Affairs & Acting Manager - IPTD of SCTDA briefly introduced SCTDA and its role to the participants. A well-structured training session was conducted thereafter. Resource Speakers of the training were SUC Dean Dr. Amitabh Upadhya, Student Services Department Head Dr. Osama Ali Thawabeh, and Associate Professor Dr. Mohit Vij who covered the topics of: Tourism Phenomenon Role of a Tourist Guide, Sharjah as a Tourist D ......read more

Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2017:  Skyline University College in cooperation with DANUBE Group has organized Woman of Substance: A Panel Discussion on Women Empowerment on November 27, 2017, at SUC Campus. The panel discussion was aimed at raising awareness on the obstacles women are experiencing today as well as to encourage them to make their own decisions, stand up for themselves, and start believing in their power to make a change in the society. SUC Assistant Professor Dr. Kakul Agha briefly introduced the topic to the audience before the panel discussion and acted as the panel moderator of the event.  The distinguished panelists were three of the most inspiring women in the ......read more

SOUQ doubles number of items sold during White Friday 2017 compared to last year’s event With one million deals on offer, total number of items sold more than doubled compared to last year’s event 18 items sold per second during highest traffic time Products from over 16,000 fashion, beauty, electronics, grocery and other brands were on sale Over 70% of customers shopped through mobile devices across the region Almost half of customers paid using electronic payment methods 29th November, 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates:  SOUQ.com today announced that the number of items sold during White Friday 2017 more than doubled compared to last year - making it the ......read more

ELEMIS     THE SCIENCE OF BEAUTY SLEEP NEW Peptide4 Night Recovery Cream-Oil      EXTRAORDINARY USER TRIAL RESULTS   100% agreed their skin well rested   99% improved visible fine lines and wrinkles and glowing complexion   99% skin looked and felt firmer   98% best overnight treatment       Wake up to a nourished and healthy-looking complexion ELEMIS’ Peptide4, inspired by these circadian rhythms, helps to support the skin’s natural processes.  The skin follows natural circadian rhythms, triggering cells to perform important processes at specific time ......read more

Independent user trials* agreed that their skin: 91% feeling softer and moisture 90% Healthy and glowing appearance 89% feeling nourished ELEMIS Featuring a potent trio of seaweeds Pro-Collagen Marine Oil maximises hydration for younger-looking skin. This replenishing facial oil has been formulated with a trio of seaweeds - Padina Pavonica, Golden Seaweed and Roaring Water Kelp - to deliver maximum hydration, whilst reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.  White Poppy seed oil plumps the skin with moisture and leaves the complexion looking revitalised and radiant.  This product helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and revital ......read more

Visit the IKEA exhibition at the heart of Dubai Design Week, inspiring celebration and play Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2017:  IKEA, the much-loved Swedish home furnishing retailer, has created a grand exhibition, inspired by a magical playhouse fantasia, which is now open to the public at Dubai Design District. Kicking off Dubai Design Week on November 14th and open until November 25th, visitors will be taken on a journey from wishing trees to topsy turvy illusions.  Whether children or adults, IKEA wants to remind the nation of the little things in life that matter, that  good things can happen if you say yes to more fun! IKEA recently conducted its third global Play Repo ......read more

Shoppers can snap up deals on a whopping five million products that will match the lowest prices in the region SOUQ further boosts operational excellence ahead of White Friday sale to create a superior customer shopping experience Targeted investment into expansion of Fulfillment Centers to gear up for increased demand Growth in number of staff and additional pickup points to meet high volume of orders Roll out of credit card payment on delivery in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) 20th November, 2017, Dubai, U.A.E:  SOUQ.com, the online retail and marketplace in the Middle East, has integrated some of parent company Amazon's (AMZN) processes and systems to further str ......read more

Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2017:  Skyline University College, Sharjah, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah and one of the oldest private universities in the United Arab Emirates, has produced more than 7000 graduates over the years guided by its mission of pursuing academic excellence and instilling knowledge, skills, competencies, and value-based education among its students. On its 27th Graduation Ceremony, more than 300 students representing 25 nationalities have successfully received their BBA and MBA degrees on November 16th, 2017 at the University City Hall, University City of Sharjah, UAE. The Chi ......read more

Marking the launch of the Company’s 6th store in 2017 Doha-Qatar – 15 November 2017:  In the framework of its ongoing efforts to bring its trademark shopping experience to the residents of all areas across the country, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company QSC (Al Meera) officially opened the doors of its new shopping center in Umm Garn to consumers on the 14th of November. The opening took place in presence of Mr. Cobus Lombard, Al Meera Acting Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Salah Al Hammadi Al Meera Deputy CEO, as well as Mr. Mubarak Al-Kuwari, Director of Al-Da'ayeen Municipality, and Mr. Mishal Al-Nuaimi, Member of the Municipal Council of the Eighteenth Circuit besides o ......read more

Doha, November 15, 2017:  In the framework of its social responsibility plan, Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, recently organized an informative session titled “Risk Management Best practices” to students of Banking and Finance at Qatar University.  The session was hosted by Mr. Oliver Schwarzhaupt, al khaliji’s Group Chief Risk Officer, who discussed the different ways university students can explore the field of banking and finance through special initiatives and activities. Through the special event, al khaliji has put its many years of experience and the expertise of its senior executives at the fingert ......read more

SOUQ’s biggest online sale to run an unprecedented 500,000 deals on 16,000 brands for shoppers in the GCC and Egypt from 22 to 25 November 50 times more deals on offer than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and much more SOUQ adds massive new line up of leading labels on offer for White Friday Sale  14 November 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates:  SOUQ.com has announced the return of its biggest online shopping event, the annual “White Friday Sale”, with 500,000 deals across the region on more than 16,000 brands, from Wednesday 22nd to Saturday 25th November 2017. In its fourth year running, shoppers across t ......read more

Doha, Qatar - 12 November 2017:  Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, has provided support to the Qatar Orphan Foundation “Dreama”. This comes within the framework of the Bank's social responsibility program, and to serve common humanitarian issues, in support of Dreama’s efforts. The support was delivered by Mr. Hamad Al Kubaisi, the Group’s Head of Human Resources and Administrative affairs, and Ms. Rana Ahmad Al Assaad, Head of Personal Banking, during their visit to Dreama. Mr. Ahmed Hussain, Head of Support Services Department, received support on behalf of Dreama. Al Khaliji is keen on advancing its social ......read more

New scent burst technology, leaving your hair smelling apple fresh all day long Dubai, UAE, November 11, 2017:  Transitioning into the winter season, women find themselves looking for the next best thing in must-have hair care products in an effort to freshen up their hair and reinvent their look. It doesn’t come as a great surprise that most women love the smell of beautiful, freshly washed hair, so Head & Shoulders has introduced a new formula in their exciting Apple Fresh shampoo to add long-lasting fragrance to locks all day long– and it has even impressed some of the region’s most notable TV stars.  When TV host and producer Mariam Said was asked to ......read more

Dubai, UAE, November 9, 2017:  In line with the university’s effort to engage students with experienced people from the industry, Skyline University College Library Department organized an “Author Meet and Greet” with Jasmine Brett Stringer on November 7, 2017 at SUC campus.  Jasmine is a renowned American author, lifestyle expert, and motivational speaker. She is the author of “Seize Your Life: How to Carpe Diem Every Day”—a book full of lessons, helpful tips on life improvement, and stories that will certainly inspire readers to lead a better life.  Jasmine conducted a motivational talk with the topic, “Seize your Life: Roadmap to ......read more

HAPPIEST COUNTRY IN THE WORLD?  Dubai, 7th November 2017:  The UAE could be one of the happiest places in the world, as nearly half of us have admitted to playing every day, according to a poll* conducted by much-loved Swedish home furnishing retailer, IKEA.  Nearly 100% of respondents in the UAE think that it is important to enjoy play as an adult, with many identifying happiness and positivity as the main reasons why. From utilising it to connect with friends and family (26%) to discovering new ways of doing things (24%), play is considered highly important for both children and adults.  In order to enable a better everyday life at home, IKEA has looked into ho ......read more

HUGO BOSS HUGO BOSS is one of the market leaders in the premium and luxury segment of the global market, who focuses on developing and marketing of premium fashion and accessories for men and women.  The first collection of HUGO BOSS writing instruments was launched on January 7th, 2015. Today more than 18 impressive product lines are developed in this product category. The core of the latest collection comprises of premium writing instruments such as fountain pens, rollerball pens and ballpoint pens. Minimalistic silhouettes and functional designs sets the collection apart. Designed for the connoisseurs of fine writing, Hugo Boss scripts a tale of fashion that exudes charisma an ......read more

New store will be the “go to” space for consumers to connect with the Huawei brand, their latest technologies and their products, at a more personal level.  Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 6th November, 2017:  Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), today announced that its first 'Experience Store' in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is now open at The Dubai Mall. The store offers consumers a full retail experience, which includes access to Huawei’s latest products and services under one roof. All new products will now be available for pre-booking and sale at the same time as its global launch.  The opening of the first brand store in the Middle ......read more

Operations research expert takes helm as third dean in school’s history Doha, November 6, 2017:  Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) formally welcomed its new dean, Michael Trick, in an installation ceremony at its Education City campus. He is the third dean since CMU-Q opened in 2004. Trick has been a faculty member at Carnegie Mellon University’s main U.S. campus Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, since 1989, and holds a Ph.D. in industrial engineering. He is a researcher and educator in the field of operations research, with a specialization in computational methods in optimization. He also has consulted with professional sports leagues on scheduling. “I am ......read more

JUSTICE LEAGUE – JOIN THE LEAGUE Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman‘s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this imminent threat. But despite the formation of this extraordinary league of heroes - Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and The Flash - it may already be too late to save the planet from an assault of catastrophic proportions POLICE LIMITED EDITION TIMEPIECE To mark the release of Warner Bros. Pictures’ much-anticipated action adventure film Justice League, Police has designed ......read more

PUMPKINS, FALLING LEAVES, AND TRICK-OR-TREATING, OH MY! There’s just so much to love about this spooktacular time of year. And, let’s not forget about candy, bonfires, and dressing up. The frightfully festive season is back and to celebrate all things Halloween we’ve launched our special edition Vanilla Pumpkin body care range. EVER WONDER WHY PUMPKINS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH HALLOWEEN? The celebration of the trusty jack-o-lantern is inspired by the Irish Festival Samhain, which marked the transition from the sunny summer season to the dark nights of winter. Candles inside pumpkins provided a guiding light to those travelling along dark paths against the eerie spirits of t ......read more

Doha (October 30, 2017) - The 4th Annual Future Landscape & Public Realm Qatar conference has been launched successfully on Monday as part of Qatar Sustainability Week 2017. The conference was held at Intercontinental Hotel The City, Doha. Dr. Anna Grichting Solder from the College of Engineering at Qatar University chaired the conference. Whilst Mona Noureldin Mohamed from the Ministry of Municipality and Environment delivered a presentation titled “Vibrant Qatar - towards Creating community-based open spaces and public parks”. Ghazi Elsherif from Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ presented the opportunities of using thermal dried sludge and treated sewage e ......read more

Dubai, UAE, November 1, 2017:  As a part of corporate social responsibility (CSR) of Skyline University College (SUC), Diploma in Travel and Tourism was launched for the selected inmates at Sharjah Police Punishment and Correctional Institution Department on October 29, 2017. This program was a joint initiative of SUC and Sharjah Police as stated on the memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the parties on October 6, 2017. SUC Dean Dr. Amitabh Upadhya and Deputy Director for Public Relations Mr. Firas Al Tabbaa were present during the launch of the program along with SUC faculty members, Dr. Mohit Vij, Dr. Ajith Kumar, and Dr. Victoria Verna. While speaking on the occasion, Colo ......read more

Dubai, UAE, November 1, 2017:  Skyline University College (SUC) Services Committee organized the annual Blood Donation Camp in cooperation with the Ministry of Health in Sharjah at SUC campus on October 26, 2017. The students, faculty, and staffs have participated in the event and generously poured out their blood donations during the camp.  This yearly activity at SUC aims at fostering among SUC staff and students the importance of helping and reaching out to the people in need of care and compassion.  Every year, SUC endeavors to creating more awareness, spreading help, reaching out to the needy, and setting an example to the students and the society. The Blood Donation C ......read more

For the first time in the region, consumers get a more customised, faster mobile experience powered by Huawei’s breakthrough Kirin AI processor  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 31, 2017:  Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has unveiled the world’s most powerful AI flagship smartphones – the HUAWEI Mate 10 Series in the Middle East & Africa region. Heralding a new decade of smartphone development, the new HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10 devices are set to deliver the ultimate intelligent experience for regional consumers by providing more comprehensive mobile intelligence through Mobile AI.  The HUAWEI Mate ......read more

Autunno Inverno 2017 Dubai, UAE, October 29, 2017:  The Max Mara Atelier collection is a special project focused on coats, a design division dedicated to experimenting with this iconic fashion item. The Fall/Winter 2017 collection explores the heritage of the Max Mara coat, which is reimagined with a new paradigm of geometry. The careful and passionate study of volumes is reflected in silhouettes and shapes that delicately balance between a harmony of geometric figures and the exploration of informal beauty, perfectly imperfect by definition. Double fabrics in rich alpaca, cashmere or pure camel are the most noble of fibers that are treated and transformed as if they were a li ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2017:  Smooth and stylish, the BU4018-11H men's dress watch from CITIZEN is both classic and carries off an impactful personality. The watch's smooth lines accentuated by the rose gold plated stainless steel case, makes this a watch for the formal occasion. The dressy look is further underlined by the pleasing contrast offered by the black dial and the rose gold plated indexes as well as the brown calf leather strap.   Powered by the 8725-01 Eco-Drive movement, this watch comes with a 6-month power reserve, water resistant up to 10 BAR and possesses an insufficient charge warning and overcharge prevention function.   Specification ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2017:  Issuing the latest stamp in the iconic Graham Chronofighter family's passport is a timepiece that's cool about being in two places at once. The Graham Chronofighter Vintage GMT integrates a second time zone in a design that takes inspirations from different eras elegantly in its stride. Parented by the series launched at the dawn of the new millennium, this model combines sophisticated contemporary horology with visible vintage flashbacks. It whisks the imagination on time travel trips taking in nostalgic plane adventures, fuelled by whispers of the worlds of independent babyboomers and the liberated Beat Generation. The family's tradem ......read more

Perfect for Middle Eastern Climates, LG’s Latest Air Technologies Bring the Ultimate in Performance, Reliability and Efficiency  Dubai, UAE, 26 October 2017:   LG Electronics (LG) has announced the release of its brand new MULTI V 5 Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) solution designed to offer exceptional performance in Middle Eastern climates. The latest in the company’s successful MULTI V line, this advanced model pushes boundaries even in the most extreme climate conditions with its streamlined functionality optimizing energy efficiency and maximizing user comfort.  The MULTI V 5 is equipped with innovative Dual Sensing Control that monitors temperature ......read more

Net Operating Income reached QAR 932 million, up 7% compared to the same period in 2016 Operating expenses were QAR 255 million, 5% lower than the same period in 2016  Net profit of QAR 454 million, an increase of 7% compared to the same period last year Customer Deposits grew by 8% year on year to QAR 32.2 billion   Doha, October 24, 2017:  Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., announced its financial results for the  nine months to September 30, 2017, reporting a Net Profit of QAR 454 million. This was driven by strong growth of 7% in operating income, effective cost management leading to lower operating expenses and continued prudent provisi ......read more

DUBAI, UAE, October 23, 2017:  Home to more than 51 million people, the GCC is a rapidly developing region that faces growing demands on its infrastructure. Estimates suggest that the population could rise to 65 million by 2030, placing extra pressure not only on natural resources, but also on national infrastructure and governments to lay significant foundation plans for the future. Along with other stakeholders, Ford recognises that massive changes are coming to the way people and goods move around cities and is working with local governments, companies and citizens on finding solutions to solve these challenges.  This week in Riyadh, The Future Investment Initiative summit ......read more

Doha, Qatar, October 21, 2017:  Maharat Qatar is a program sponsored by Qatar Shell to support student engagement and skills in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) subjects, and to promote the application of technology which will enhance the learning environment for students.  As part of this sponsorship, the Qatar National Robot Olympiad (NRO) 2017 took place at Aspire Ladies Sports Hall, involving over 500 students from elementary, junior high and senior high schools from across Qatar.  This marked the inaugural event for Maharat Qatar, sponsored by Qatar Shell and hosted by College of the North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q).    Andrew Faulk ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 21, 2017:  The 4th Inter-School Young Business Talent Hunt 2017 (YBTH) organized by Skyline University College and The Young Vision magazine has received an overwhelming participation of 40 schools from across the UAE during the 3-day event from October 16-18, 2017 at SUC campus. A total number of 247 teams are competing in three categories of Advertisement Design, New Business Plan, and New Mobile Application. The Chief Guest of the event was SUC Founder President, Mr. Kamal Puri, who delivered a motivational speech to inspire and encourage the young generation. Farzeen Amin, Razan Mutasim, Rashida Puras, Elisha Francesca Santos Salamanca of Westminster School Du ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2017:  In continuation of the World Tourism Day celebration, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) has initiated a program under the Industry Professional Training Department (IPTD) of Marhabtain Training Program called, “My Destination – University Student Orientation Program.” SCTDA Senior Consultant for Tourism Affairs, Mr. Mohamed Youssef along with his team has conducted the orientation on October 9, 2017, at SUC campus to briefly introduce “My Destination” to students followed by an arranged tour. SUC Dean Dr. Amitabh Upadhya, Deputy Director and Head of Marketing and Creative Communication Mr. Rakesh Ga ......read more

Introducing the next era of mobile smartphones equipped with the world's first Kirin AI processor inside to deliver a faster, more customized mobile experience   Dubai, U.A.E., October 17, 2017:  During an exclusive global launch held at Munich, Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled its highly-anticipated Mate 10 Series, which will open the door to new AI mobile applications. The new HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10 are breakthrough AI devices that combine innovative hardware, the Kirin 970 and EMUI 8.0. The HUAWEI Mate 10 Series continues its legacy of superior product performance and long-lasting battery life, while integrating new ......read more

Inaugural expo to be held from 21 to 23 January provides perfect platform to showcase latest production lines for food, healthcare, industrial and environmental sectors Kuwait – 16 October 2017:  Thanks to the bold and visionary leadership of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, on the importance of Self Sufficiency - which is one of the top priorities in the state’s strategies - the inaugural Qatar Self Sufficiency Exhibition, a first-of-its kind exhibition, will be held from 21 to 23 January 2018 at Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre.  The ground-breaking Qatar Self Sufficiency Exhibition 2018, will provide industry heavyw ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 15th October 2017:  Barwa Bank, Qatar's most progressive Shari’ah compliant financial service provider, announced the names of the October draw winners for Thara’a, its Shari’ah compliant savings account, at the Bank’s headquarters.  As the draw results showed, Sheikh Ahmad Nooh Al-Thani and Ms. Seham Balawni each won a cash prize of QR 50,000. Also, a cash prize worth QR 25,000 was awarded to the following bank clients: Mr Abdulla Ali Al-Khulaifi, Mr Abdualla Mohammad Al-Kaabi, Mr Surya Prakash Kanchinadham, and Ms Reema Mohamed Al-Maadeed.  The draw was conducted under the supervision of a representative of the qualitativ ......read more

Doha, Qatar – October 15, 2017:  Climate change was the center of discussion during a week-long visit by distinguished journalists from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting to Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q). As part of an annual visit to NU-Q to raise awareness of journalism campaigns that focus on global issues, three international reporters who specialize in reporting on climate change, shared their experience and discussed the future of the environmental issue. As part of a presentation to the NU-Q community, Eli Kintisch, a contributing correspondent for Science magazine and author of Hack the Planet: Science's Best Hope — or Worst Nightmare — ......read more

Total prize of US $100,000 clinched by leading UAE designers across four design categories Dubai, UAE: 12 October 2017:  LG Electronics (LG) announced its official “Techorator” winners of the first-ever Signage Design competition for innovative professional designers and architects across the region at the Grand Hyatt in Dubai. Four winners have collectively taken home a total prize of US $100,000 across four categories worth US $25,000 each. The four winning designers have pushed the boundaries of artistic designs within new and existing commercial spaces using cutting-edge LG digital signage.  The recipient of the OLED Signage Design Award, wherein contestants ......read more

EYE SHADOW PRIMER EYE SHADOW PRIMER is a 24-hour nude eye shadow primer that ensures vibrant, crease-free wear and make the eye shadow stay in place all day.  Waterproof eye shadow base Smudge  & Crease proof Easy to apply Soft, silky creamy texture Suitable sports and humid climates Perfume and Paraben free RSP: DHS 70 9 Shades Eye Shadow Palette 9 SHADES eye shadow palette contains 9 shades of fantastic shimmer, matt and metallic shades in different textures.  Excellent colour pay off Easy to mix & blend Creates an endless cool looks With mirror Perfume & paraben free RSP: DHS 100 Lift & Highlight Lift &a ......read more

#BrowLikeCara   It’s all eyes on eyebrows! Follow the 4 steps to define your own style and create your perfect eyebrows.    DEFINE for the perfect shape SCULPT for a bold, full look STYLE for tidy, groomed brows And finally – HIGHLIGHT!   Rimmel has all the tools for WOW brows!!   STEP 1  Define & Fill using: Professional Eyebrow Pencil & Brow Shake Filling Powder Define your eyebrows in the desired shape with the Professional Eyebrow Pencil or use ultra soft Brow Shake Filling Powder to define and fill your brows.   STEP 2 Sculpt using: Brow This Way Kit and NEW Brow Pomade Brow This Wa ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 9, 2017:  Parfums de Marly. Behind this name lies Julien Sprecher’s passion for three worlds: equestrianism and purebred horses, the art of fragrance and the 18th century. Three elements with a common thread: French excellence. During the reign of Louis XV, Versailles shone far and wide with its “perfumed court”, renowned for the refinement and intensity of its fragrances. This was the golden age of master perfumers, who built the foundations of modern perfumery, but also that of purebred horse breeding, dear to Louis XV’s heart. Under his rule, the stud farms of France were home to the most beautiful stallions in Europe. He paid homage to the ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 9, 2017:  As part of strengthening the corporate social responsibility (CSR) of Skyline University College, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed with Sharjah Police Punishment and Correctional Institution Department on October 6, 2017, at Sharjah Police Headquarters to provide training and development program for the selected inmates of Sharjah Police.  Sharjah Police Deputy Commander, Brigadier Abdullah Mubarak and SUC Executive Director and Chair of the Executive Council, Mr. Nitin Anand signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organizations. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Sharjah Police Director of Management First Col. Ahmed Abdel Azi ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 7, 2017:  Marchon Eyewear, Inc., one of the world’s leading manufacturers and distributors of quality eyewear and sunwear, and Calvin Klein, Inc., the global lifestyle brand and wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH), today announced the longterm, multi-year renewal of their global eyewear licensing agreement. This agreement is for the exclusive design, development, production and distribution of Calvin Klein, Inc.’s ophthalmic and sunglass collections, under the CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC, CALVIN KLEIN, and Calvin Klein Jeans brands. This renewal marks the 25 year milestone since Marchon and Calvin Klein, Inc. first engaged as licensing partners ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 5, 2017:  Max Mara shares a Baudelairean view of the city; its landscape a living breathing entity, its mood swings restless, fleeting, tran- sient, often unpredictable. But when the summer sun strikes, things are pretty certain to take a sybaritic turn. The smarter cos- mopolites seek out discreetly luxurious oases, shady patios and hidden gardens. Business and pleasure blur, with the promise of al fresco breakfast pow wows, sun-dappled working lunches, garden parties and well earned crepuscolar cocktails. The settings for those happy rendez-vous are staged by a nouvelle vague of philosophers-cum-gardeners. ‘Work with, not against nature’ urges Gilles Cl ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 4, 2017:  Skyline University College (SUC) takes pride in joining hands with Toastmasters International (TM) to develop the soft skills of the students in professional grooming. The Toastmasters Club Freshmen Orientation was conducted on October 1, 2017, at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall mainly to introduce the club and its importance in developing the skills and potentials of SUC students. SUC Toastmasters Club has invited DTM Balaji Nagabhushan and his team for this collaboration to demonstrate the procedures and to emphasize the core values of the club which are integrity, respect, service, and excellence. The collaboration falls under PSDP (Professional Skills Develop ......read more

Invitation to the theatre Skin and Marina Rinaldi take the stage at Teatro Gerolamo  Let’s Denim! Let’s Dance! A little theatre of wonders in the heart of Milan. A stage that has long been silent will come back to life to host Marina Rinaldi's SS 2018 presentation during the September fashion week. The event is scheduled for 22 September starting at 6.00 pm at Teatro Gerolamo in Piazza Beccaria. On stage the Ashley Graham Denim Collection - a capsule designed for Marina Rinaldi by the American influencer- a selection of Marina Rinaldi Luxury Activewear and the exceptional talent of Skin. The English rock star will perform acoustically during three different mo ......read more

Breath in, breath out 1969 -2018: The countdown has begun. Sportmax will soon be celebrating its 50th anniversary. An athletic and active look, the sophisticated collection suddenly becomes more fluid and provides even more  free-  dom of movement. A more liberated and relaxed style created for the sidewalks of the great metropoles as well as for beach destinations across the globe. An unmistakably sensual line where the body is gracefully unveiled as it moves and extends; where a play of transparencies reveals and then conceals in a subtle game of hide and seek. A wonderful new femininity is created by the lightest of techno fabrics. An ethereal look is conceived by a dress, t ......read more

Dubai, UAE, October 1, 2017:  Skyline University College has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Orient Tours LLC on September 7, 2017, at SUC Innovation Lab, SUC campus. SUC Deputy Director and Head of Marketing and Creative Communication, Mr. Rakesh Gaur and Orient Tours Senior Officer for Human Resource, Ms. Beenish Salman signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organizations. SUC and Orient Tours have agreed upon AED 1 million BBA and MBA scholarship for the employees of Orient Tours along with future community engagements, career opportunities for SUC students, and use of SUC campus facilities among others.  This partnership aims to strengthen the ties b ......read more

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 28th September, 2017:  Huawei Consumer Business Group hosted “The Future of Innovation” event in Dubai, UAE on 20th September 2017. The event highlighted the key innovations Huawei is driving in the consumer smartphone industry, both globally and regionally, as well as Huawei’s brand ambition to become a global iconic technology brand. The event also saw Huawei bring together innovative minds from China and top regional companies to participate in an open panel discussion focusing on the theme of innovation. ePanda, the Chinese start-up facilitating connections between China and the Middle East, was a key cooperation partner for the ......read more

Dubai, UAE, September 28, 2017:  Skyline University College (SUC) is setting the bar high for its students in the new academic year 2017-2018 by enforcing several changes in the university. Skyline Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club (SEIC) is an existing club at SUC established in 2013, which has continuously aimed at promoting entrepreneurship and innovation, training students to be business leaders, and connecting students to the industry. This year, SUC has added the SEIC Centre—a new facility in the campus where students can better showcase their business plans, grow their ideas, and upgrade their entrepreneurial skills. A seed fund of 50,000-100,000 is being allocated for e ......read more

Olay introduces their first ever collection of eye products, targeting women’s individual skincare concerns, for beautiful, ageless eyes   Olay, the World’s Number One Female Facial Skincare Brand1, introduces NEW Olay Eyes; a collection of three targeted eye products, which deliver against women’s key skincare concerns for beautiful, ageless eyes.    Olay recently found that 80% of women have some type of eye concern, with dark circles under the eyes topping the list. Along with dark circles, worries over sagging, puffiness and lines and wrinkles were key concerns, but despite wanting to combat these signs of ageing, women often look to cover rat ......read more

UAE dealership unveils LaFerrari Aperta and two Special Edition Cars to mark occasion 25th September 2017 Dubai:  Al Tayer Motors, the official importer-dealer for Ferrari in the UAE, announced plans to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the legendary Italian brand. On September 29th, a number of Ferrari owners will gather at the recently opened Ferrari service centre within Al Tayer Motor’s largest multi-purpose facility, near the Dubai Police General Department of Traffic - Al Barsha branch.  From the facility, they will travel in a motorcade to the high profile Jumeirah Beach Residence area and onwards to the Yas Viceroy Hotel in Abu Dhabi for a day of fun and le ......read more

THE PASTICCINO BAG, THE LATEST MUST-HAVE STYLE FROM WEEKEND MAX MARA’S FALL/WINTER 2017 COLLECTION  Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2017:  In Italian, the word Pasticcino means ‘small pastry’; a bite-sized bon-bon that melts decadently in the mouth. The Pasticcino Bag, the latest must-have style from Weekend Max Mara, is just as delectable. With its fluffy volume, oversized clasp and cheerful patterns this bon-bon is a happy pleasure and a delicious treat for the eyes.  An instant mood-booster, it sets a playful tone for easy weekends, spirited parties or spontaneous evenings after work. The Pasticcino Bag is a super clutch, with a good attitude. Its ......read more

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 20th September, 2017:  Huawei Consumer Business Group today held a media open day in Dubai, UAE, to discuss the future of innovation in the Middle East region. This is a second stop right after IFA that was held in Berlin on 1st September. Led by Chief Marketing Officer, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), Ms. Glory Cheung, and Mr. Gene Jiao, President of Huawei CBG, Middle East & Africa, the event highlighted the key innovations Huawei is driving in the consumer smartphone industry, both globally and regionally, as well as Huawei’s brand ambition to become a global iconic tech brand.  Huawei is the third biggest smartphone brand w ......read more

Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2017:  LG Electronics (LG) is on a quest to redefine the possibilities of tomorrow by introducing the most innovative home appliances and electronics available today. However, recently LG has introduced robots into its product portfolio and has showcased a variety of soon-to-be-released robots at various events across the world that will reshape tomorrow to make the lives of the everyday consumer more productive and convenient. LG’s impressive collection of robots boasts simplistic usability and includes the Lawnmower Robot, the Hub Robot and HOM-BOT® in addition to the more specialized Airport Robot and Airport Cleaning Robot. The Hub Robot united ......read more

Marina Rinaldi and Ashley Graham The Model influencer continues in her role as the face of the brand for the FW 2017-2018 campaign Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2017:   The Korean photographer Hong Jan Hyun has used gritty black and white images to define the mood of the Marina Rinaldi FW 2017-18 campaign, featuring for the second consecutive year Ashley Graham. The American super model and influencer thus strengthens her bond with the brand, acting both as its face and international ambassador. Strongly reflecting the values of Marina Rinaldi, Ashley powerfully represents the universe of all those self-confident women who want to show off and play with their own physicality. The ......read more

“Manuela” wrap coat with belt in the same fabric. An iconic coat. Timeless, perfect proportions. Luxurious, in pure camelhair the Manuela represents the essence of quality and philosophy of Max Mara: to dress all women, with style and finesse, enhancing their personality. A true classic, the Manuela coat was first created in 1998 and is always available in the Max Mara stores in four colours: camel, black, red and navy. For Pre-Fall 2017 Max Mara also released four new colours: pink, yellow, mint green and light blue. #MaxMara #MaxMaraManuela “Every few years we feel the need to present a collection that is just about Max Mara, our brand values and our unique ......read more

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