July 28, 2014
Following a global search, the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art (LMNA) announced today that Beijing-based MAD Architects has been selected as the principal designer for the LMNA site while Chicago-based Studio Gang will design the landscape and create a bridge to connect the LMNA to Northerly Island. VOA Associates, based in Chicago, will serve as the executive architect and lead the implementation of MAD’s design.
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July 27, 2014
Arabian Center and Lamcy Plaza are pulling out all the stops to double the entertainment attractions for their customers during Eid Al Fitr celebrations.
This festive holiday kids and adults can meet their favorite Hollywood Icons from the upcoming movie ‘Transformers’ and can participate in the extended extravaganza lined up in Lals Malls from July 28th- August 2nd, 2014.
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July 27, 2014
The first phase of the mega summer promotion organised by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) and Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) drew to a close after four weeks of great excitement"...Continue Reading >
July 24, 2014
Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide’s 11 distinct hotel brands, today announced the launch of its latest global promotion, Triple Your Trip. Through the promotion, Hilton HHonors members can earn Triple Points Friday through Sunday and Double Points"......Continue Reading >
July 23, 2014
The inspired luxury of Conrad Hotels & Resorts is due to arrive in Westminster, central London, following a franchise agreement with Supreme Hotels LLP. The 256 guest room hotel will join the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of 23 existing Conrad hotels and resorts worldwide, including Dublin, Dubai, Istanbul, and Portugal. Conrad London Westminster, located between Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace, is expected to welcome guests beginning in September 2014.
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July 22, 2014
Most of the travel agencies in Algeria announced the depletion of bookings for summer vacation for the month of August in the last days of Ramadan, as there are no vacant places for those wishing to spend their vacation outside Algeria, to top all of Turkey and Morocco, and even Tunisia, despite the security conditions, a list of favorite countries for Algerians to spend the summer vacation.
In this context, Elias Senoussi, Vice"...
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July 14, 2014
(ME NewsWire)-- Restaurants and bars all over the world can now register new domain names ending with .REST (dot-rest) and .BAR (dot-bar) in a new global online neighborhood designed specifically for restaurants and bars. The simple and defined domain names categorize restaurants and bars so that diners, food-lovers and nightclub-goers can easily find them online.
.BAR, a domain designed for bars and nightclubs,"...Continue Reading >
July 14, 2014
The Haj and Omra national Office withdrew hotels renting mission from touristic agencies in charge of organizing Haj season 2014. Hotels chosen by the Office will handle the mission for 28,700 pilgrims.
A new article was included in the current Haj season specifications about residences renting. They were chosen upon request from the Office and following talks"...Continue Reading >
July 2, 2014
$900 Million Capital Infusion to Be Invested in Technology, Data & Insights, Global Expansion, and Partnerships
Following the announcement that the joint venture for American Express Global Business Travel (“GBT” or “the Company”) has been completed, today the Company announced new members of its executive team. In addition to the previous appointments"...Continue Reading >
June 29, 2014
Dubai Media Incorporated (DMI) and MEMS, which serves from within Choueiri Group as the exclusive media representative of all DMI media, recently co-hosted two vibrant gatherings on Saturday, June 7, 2014, marking the final episode of the hit DMI TV show “The Victorious”. The events witnessed marketing, advertising agency and media industry professionals attending both the show’s Live Studio Grand Finale, along with a subsequent dinner reception, held later on the same evening.
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New York Times Feed
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:34:07 GMT
Met Opera Unions Agree to Federal Mediator...
It was unclear if the arrival of a mediator would forestall the lockout threatened by the Metropolitan...
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DealBook: Bank of America Raises Its...
The bank and federal prosecutors have accelerated their negotiations to resolve an investigation...
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DealBook: Argentina Finds Relentless...
A court has ruled that unless Argentina settles a debt dispute with the hedge fund firm of the billionaire...
BBC News Feed
Casualties in Gaza too high - US
The US says civilian casualties in Gaza are "too high", and called on Israel...
Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked'
The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military...
'Dozens of bodies' at Libya base
At least 35 bodies are reportedly recovered from a military base that was overrun...