Atkins-designed Dubai Opera to be inaugurated later this year

March 24, 2016 11:37 am0 comments
Atkins-designed Dubai Opera to be inaugurated later this year

The Dubai Opera, designed by architects Atkins, is planned to be inaugurated later this year, although earlier plans predicted the completion date as early as March. With a built-up area of over 35,500m2, Dubai Opera is an integral part of The Opera District, a dedicated cultural and lifestyle hub launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. The structure is a tribute to …

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Trailer for ‘He Named Me Malala’ released

June 24, 2015 12:27 pm0 comments
Trailer for ‘He Named Me Malala’ released

The first showing was made while the subject of the film, Malala Yousafzai, was a guest on hit US talk show The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Malala appeared on the show on Thursday night and talked about the upcoming film and her human rights work. The film is an […]

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Fashion Forward: Meet 12 of the Middle East’s Instagram famous fashionistas

April 3, 2015 9:30 pm1 comment
Photo credit: Ascia AKF

By Sana Panjwani On a platform that gives food the position of prestige and unwarranted filters, fashion now rules as queen. Instagram is the platform for fashion, style and beauty. A quick click and a few tags is all it takes now to reach people worldwide, and fashionistas all over […]

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World’s largest Apple store to open in February

December 16, 2014 2:27 pm0 comments
World’s largest Apple store to open in February

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Dubai Chamber and Dubai SME launch CSR guide

December 8, 2014 5:11 pm0 comments
Dubai Chamber and Dubai SME launch CSR guide

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Not just prayer beads — they are pieces of art

November 26, 2014 1:35 pm0 comments
Not just prayer beads — they are pieces of art

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