F1: Sebastian Vettel Leads Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE)Run in Russia

F1: Sebastian Vettel Leads Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE)Run in Russia






F1: Sebastian Vettel Leads Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE)Run in Russia $RACE Another win, at the street circuit where the Sebastian Vettel finished second in Y 2015, would mark Ferrari’s best opening 4 races since Y 2008 The Big Q: Will Ferrari stay ahead of the pack in Sochi? F1 champions MercedesAMG have led every lap of every […]






New Supersonic Jets Could Cut Dubai-New York Flight Time by 50%

New Supersonic Jets Could Cut Dubai-New York Flight Time by 50%






New Supersonic Jets Could Cut Dubai-New York Flight Time by 50% $GE, $HON US-based company Boom plans to begin supersonic passenger jets in the 2020’s US-based company Boom has confirmed that it is working on Supersonic Jets which it hopes to introduce introduce in passenger transport in the 2020’s. The company unveiled its supersonic passenger […]






“The Big 3 US Carriers ‘swindle’ Their Customers.”– Qatar Airways CEO

“The Big 3 US Carriers ‘swindle’ Their Customers.”– Qatar Airways CEO






“The Big 3 US Carriers ‘swindle’ Their Customers.”– Qatar Airways CEO $UAL, $DAL, $AAL Akbar Al Baker says he is not worried about The Trump Administration siding with the Big 3 US airlines The Big 3 US airlines, Delta (NYSE:DAL), American Airways (NYSE:AAL) and United (NYSE:UAL) which are lobbying against the GCC airlines, are “self-centred” […]






BudgetBusinessTravel.com to Launch in Bangkok






BudgetBusinessTravel.com to Launch in Bangkok BudgetBusinessTravel.com is a new membership-based online booking service that caters especially to the savvy independent business traveler. What sets this website apart from other online travel agents (OTAs), is that it not only has the most current rates and deals on hotels and flights but also provides excellent personal service […]






Dubai: Towards Happy Cities for Tolerant Citizens

Dubai: Towards Happy Cities for Tolerant Citizens






Dubai: Towards Happy Cities for Tolerant Citizens The United Arab Emirates has become a haven for happiness and decent living, thanks to the wise leadership’s approach for tolerance and amity, said H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman. Sheikh Humaid made the remarks today while opening the 8th […]






Travel News Dubai: Emaar Plans 6 New Hotels

Travel News Dubai: Emaar Plans 6 New Hotels






Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties, today unveiled six new hotel projects as part of its regional and international expansion plans, at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2017. The new hotels and serviced residences in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Egypt add to a portfolio of upcoming properties under the three […]






Goodwood Festival Of Speed Celebrates Ferrari’s 70th Anni

Goodwood Festival Of Speed Celebrates Ferrari’s 70th Anni






Goodwood Festival Of Speed Celebrates Ferrari’s 70th Anni $RACE This year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed will be heavenly for Ferrari fans. This year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed will be very special, it celebrates the 25th anni of the famous car gathering event, the theme of this year’s show was recently announced as “Peaks of Performance […]






Travel News: Dubai is Booming

Travel News: Dubai is Booming






Dubai’s tourism sector sustained momentum in its strong start to 2017 with the emirate’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, known as Dubai Tourism, reporting a stellar 11 percent increase in overnight visitation in the first three months of the year compared to the same period in 2016. January to March 2017 saw 4.57 million […]






Etihad Airways Impresses at Arabian Travel Market

Etihad Airways Impresses at Arabian Travel Market






UAE’s national carrier Etihad Airways said it will launch the world’s first mobile exhibition unit at the Arabian Travel Market, ATM, the premium travel and tourism show in Middle East, which opens in Dubai on 24th April. The innovative mobile exhibition will provide delegates with a first-hand experience of its award-winning cabin products and inflight […]






Travel Abu Dhabi: Arabian Travel Market

Travel Abu Dhabi: Arabian Travel Market






Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) is leading its largest ever delegation to the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) later this month to capitalise and increase on the record numbers of guest arrivals into the emirate. The authority will be joined by 67 stakeholders representing 115 products at the region’s largest travel and […]






Travel Tahiti: Crusing in Paradise

Travel Tahiti: Crusing in Paradise






Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, is pleased to announce that celebrity Chef Massimo Capra will join The Gauguin’s September 23, 2017, Tahiti & the Society Islands voyage, for a lecture and culinary demonstration, along with meet-and-greet photo […]






Travel Thailand: Spa Botanica Bangkok

Travel Thailand: Spa Botanica Bangkok






Travel Thailand: Spa Botanica Bangkok Spa Botanica is unique to Bangkok in its setting – surrounded by the soothing harmony of nature found in The Sukhothai Hotel’s lush green gardens. It is a place of indulgence, but also a place for perfecting your everyday lifestyle, as you explore some of the wellness therapies that our […]






U.S. Open Polo Championship at the International Polo Club Palm Beach

U.S. Open Polo Championship at the International Polo Club Palm Beach






The United States Polo Association® (USPA), the governing body for the sport of polo, and its official apparel brand, U.S. Polo Assn., will host the U.S. Open Polo Championship® at the International Polo Club Palm Beach (IPC). Spanning a three-week period with six teams vying for the most prestigious trophy in U.S. polo competition, the […]






Travel Thailand: Bangkok Luxury Shopping Hits a New High with Central Embassy

Travel Thailand: Bangkok Luxury Shopping Hits a New High with Central Embassy






Travel Thailand: Bangkok Luxury Shopping Hits a New High with Central Embassy Central Embassy is Bangkok’s newest luxury mall located on the most exclusive intersection where the prestigious Wireless Road meets Ploenchit Road. Its grandeur is awe-inspiring, with contemporary architecture displaying influences of Thai art and culture whilst reflecting the cosmopolitan features of the country’s […]






Travel News: Hanoi La Siesta Spa

Travel News:  Hanoi La Siesta Spa






Travel News: Hanoi La Siesta Spa Welcome to Hanoi La Siesta Spa – The Secret of Relaxation! With several years combined experience in the Vietnamese Spa industry, a skilled and knowledgeable spa management team have partnered with one of Hanoi’s leading boutique hotel chain of Elegance Hospitality. La Siesta Spa invite you to enjoy one […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says Yes to Cruise Ship Race Track

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says Yes to Cruise Ship Race Track






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says Yes to Cruise Ship Race Track $RACE In a move members of the International Shuffleboard Association may have a problem with, a new cruise ship is getting a race track. Specifically, a 2-level track featuring Ferrari-designed go-karts that can hit up to 40 mph. Once it’s built on Norwegian Cruise Lines’ new […]






Mike Tyson announces international launch of the Mike Tyson Academy in Dubai

Mike Tyson announces international launch of the Mike Tyson Academy in Dubai






Mike Tyson announces international launch of the Mike Tyson Academy in Dubai Global boxing icon Mike Tyson, who held the undisputed world heavyweight championship and the record of being the youngest boxer to win the WBA, WBC and IBF heavyweight titles at the age of 20, has announced that he has chosen Dubai for the […]






Hong Kong Combines Horseracing and Interactive Entertainment Technology

Hong Kong Combines Horseracing and Interactive Entertainment Technology






Horseracing and interactive entertainment technology will excite race-goers at Happy Valley Racecourse on Thursday, 20 April, the first of three consecutive Digital Night parties at Hong Kong’s iconic city track. At the three-week event which ends on 3 May, a 65″ Samsung SUHD Quantum Dot TV is up for grabs. The Korea Racing Authority Trophy […]






The Hong Kong Jockey Club was active at the Goffs UK Breeze-Up Sale

The Hong Kong Jockey Club was active at the Goffs UK Breeze-Up Sale






The Hong Kong Jockey Club was active at the Goffs UK Breeze-Up Sale at Doncaster on 12 April, purchasing four well-related, athletic colts for a total outlay of £350,000 (approximately HK$3.39 million). The Club struck early in the session for Lot 8, a fluid-moving colt from the family of G1-winning champion juvenile Bushranger, by the […]






Hong Kong Horse Racing: Audemars Piguet QEII Cup

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Audemars Piguet QEII Cup






Audemars Piguet QEII Cup (Group 1) Our Selections: 1.Pakistan Star 2.Werther 3. The United States HK$20 million (US$2.578 million) 1st HK$11,400,000, 2nd HK$4,400,000, 3rd HK$2,000,000, 4th HK$1,140,000, 5th HK$660,000, 6th HK$400,000 Performance Analysis Horse Details Horse Statistics Probable Jockey Trainer Name   Rep Age/ Sex Wt. Int’l Rtg Lifetime G1 Good Wet RH 1800-2200 Trk/Dist […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Launches the 812 Superfast Road Car

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Launches the 812 Superfast Road Car






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Launches the 812 Superfast Road Car $RACE The launch of Ferrari’s new 812 Superfast at Alfardan Sports Motors’ exclusive pavilion Monday marked a “super” start for the 5-day Qatar Motor Show (QMS) 2017. Alfardan Sports Motors, the official dealer of Ferrari in Qatar is committed to bringing Ferrari’s Italian heritage to the forefront […]






Urbani Truffles Bangkok

Urbani Truffles Bangkok






Roberto Ugolini is originally from Rome (Italy) and since 1994 he has been working in Thailand as the Managing Director of Watermark Group. When the Group bought the Calderazzo Restaurant (12 years ago in Bangkok, every year the best Tatler Restaurant in Bangkok), he decided to rename it Ugolini Restaurant. The Owner’s Roman provenience influences […]






Travel News: Take a trip to Marrakech with Harper’s Bazaar Arabia






Harper’s Bazaar Arabia is pleased to release a bespoke video from Ellen von Unwerth in celebration of the publications 10th anniversary. There’s no denying the talents of world-renowned German photographer Ellen von Unwerth. She specialises in creating eye-catching images and has shot some of the world’s biggest names including Rihanna, Naomi Campbell and Adriana Lima […]






Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights

Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights






Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights $UAL, $DAL, $AAL Given the deep mess that United Airlines (NYSE:UAL) created for itself after a passenger was dragged off a full flight last week, Delta (NYSE:DAL) said it could increase the incentives for “voluntary denied boarding.” Agents will now be allowed to offer up to $2,000 to entice […]






1st Emirati Astronaut to be in Space in ‘few years’ – Sheikh Mohammed

1st Emirati Astronaut to be in Space in ‘few years’ – Sheikh Mohammed






1st Emirati Astronaut to be in Space in ‘few years’ – Sheikh Mohammed Sheikh Mohammed launched the UAE National Space Programme The UAE will send the 1st Emirati astronaut to space within the “next few years”, the country’s Vice President and Prime Minister and Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said. The announcement […]






Thailand Travel: Debut of SAVANT Hotel Bangkok

Thailand Travel: Debut of SAVANT Hotel Bangkok






Thailand Travel: Debut of SAVANT Hotel Bangkok Cachet Hospitality Group (CHG) announced today the debut of its affordable lifestyle brand, SAVANT Hotel, in Bangkok, Thailand. Owned by Vela Hotels Co., Ltd., an owner and developer of mixed use real estate projects in Thailand, SAVANT Vela Hotel – Bangkok will open in November 2017 and marks […]






Abu Dhabi Continues to Grow

Abu Dhabi Continues to Grow






Heavy industries are among the major catalysts that underpin the economy of Abu Dhabi, with the emirate having invested more than AED51 billion over the past 15 years to establish a robust industrial infrastructure for aluminum and steel industries, according to a recent media report. Citing official figures of the Emirates Global Aluminum, EGA, and […]






Dubai World Trade Centre crosses 3 million visitor milestone

Dubai World Trade Centre crosses 3 million visitor milestone






H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Board of Dubai World Trade Centre Authority, DWTCA, has announced the 2016 annual performance of Dubai World Trade Centre, DWTC, as the business surpassed a significant milestone in visitation traffic hosting 3.03 million delegates and attendees to events. The results represent an impressive 11% year-on-year […]






F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel Takes Chequered Flag at Bahrain

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel Takes Chequered Flag at Bahrain






F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel Takes Chequered Flag at Bahrain $RACE The 2017 F1 World Championship is shaping up, as Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel took charge at Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix. Mr. Vettel took the checkered flag at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC), nearly 7secs ahead of Lewis Hamilton taking his 2nd victory of the […]






Travel Thailand: Pimalai

Travel Thailand: Pimalai






Pimalai is centered around the idea that peace with nature leads to peace on the estate. As such, every detail from its location, to the construction of the resort facilities, was planned and executed with the goal of complementing, not competing with the original environment. Pimalai stay true to this belief so that they will […]






Miami Bikini Shop Parties at NARZ Bangkok: Pics, Video






Miami Bikini Shop Parties at NARZ Bangkok: Pics, Video NARZ Bangkok #SUKHUMVIT23 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ Facebook : Narz Bangkok Instagram : Narz_Bangkok Line : @narzbangkok ☎ More Info : 02 258 4805 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★   Formerly knew as NARCISSUS Club, which established since 1992 and located on Sukhumvit 23 road. The huge place aimed at the higher-end Bangkok […]






More Than 1 in 10 Travelers Search for Terrorism Coverage

More Than 1 in 10 Travelers Search for Terrorism Coverage






An increase in terrorist attacks in popular destinations has led to concern among travelers visiting these locations. Over the past three years, the number of travel insurance policies purchased with Terrorism coverage has nearly quadrupled, according to sales data from leading travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth. More Than 1 in 10 Travelers Search for Terrorism […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Is Out Front at Bahrain

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Is Out Front at Bahrain






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Is Out Front at Bahrain $RACE Sebastian Vettel topped both practices at the Bahrain Grand Prix Friday as Ferrari showed impressive pace heading into its qualifying showdown with MercedesAMG. Mr. Vettel beat MercedesAMG driver Valtteri Bottas by .041 secs in the 2nd session under floodlights, having been comfortably ahead of Red Bull’s Daniel […]






Terror in Jerusalem: Muslim Man Stabs British Tourist to Death

Terror in Jerusalem: Muslim Man Stabs British Tourist to Death






Terror in Jerusalem: Muslim Man Stabs British Tourist to Death A Muslim Palestinian man stabbed a British woman to death on Friday near Jerusalem’s Old City, where thousands of Jewish and Christian pilgrims were gathered for religious holidays. The 23-year-old student was rushed to hospital with serious wounds but later died, according to the emergency […]






F1: 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix Weekend Begins

F1: 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix Weekend Begins






F1: 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix Weekend Begins $RACE Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) opened its gates Friday for the 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix. The Bahrain Grand Prix has seen Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) win on more occasions than any other F1 team, good news for Y 2017 title hopeful Sebastian […]






F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Under the Lights at Bahrain Grand Prix

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Under the Lights at Bahrain Grand Prix






F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Under the Lights at Bahrain Grand Prix $RACE Last weekend Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel was a “touched” by the timing of the safety car in China, and will be hoping to have a bit more luck in Bahrain than he saw last year, when he did not start  the race. MercedesAMG on […]






Hong Kong Horse Racing: Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Hong Kong Horse Racing:  Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup






Hong Kong Horse Racing: Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup A captivating edition of the HK$20 million Group 1 Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup (2000m) on Sunday, 30 April at Sha Tin racecourse is set to feature nine contenders from five international jurisdictions, with last year’s champion facing a clutch of rising stars. First […]






Narz Bangkok to Host Songkran Foam Festival






Narz Bangkok to Host Songkran Foam Festival Join Cherry Bomb and Miami Bikini Shop at Narz Bangkok The biggest summer festival.The hottest party to get you wet and enjoy the ultimate festival in Thailand. ปาร์ตี้โฟมสุดร้อนแรงกำลังจะกลับมาอีกครั้งและเพื่อเป็นการท้าทายกับความร้อนของเมืองไทย ครั้งนี้จัดยาวถึง 5 วัน! ปาร์ตี้ที่จะทำให้คุณ เปียก แฉะ มันส์! แบบ NON STOP The Greatest foam party, The Ultimate Thailand Festival. IT’S BACK! […]






Muslim Refugees Create Terror Threat

Muslim Refugees Create Terror Threat






Muslim Refugees Create Terror Threat Russia’s domestic fight against terrorism should focus on better border control and countering terrorist propaganda aimed at migrants living in the country, the head of the Federal Security Service (FSB) said. “The analysis of our operative information shows that the core of the terrorist groups operating in Russia comprises citizens […]






Travel News: Shaun Treacy Louis T Collection COO

Travel News: Shaun Treacy Louis T Collection COO






Travel News: Shaun Treacy Louis T Collection COO A seasoned hospitality veteran with nearly three decades of experience across three continents and an enthusiasm for the independent hotel movement has been named Louis T Collection’s chief operating officer. Shaun Treacy’s appointment to the boutique hotel management and building solutions company marks his return to Asia […]






F1: Lewis Hamilton Led from Start to Finish Winning at Shanghai

F1: Lewis Hamilton Led from Start to Finish Winning at Shanghai






F1: Lewis Hamilton Led from Start to Finish Winning at Shanghai $RACE Lewis Hamilton got the best of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, beating him comfortably to win the Chinese Grand Prix Sunday at Shanghai The MercedesAMG star led from start to finish after beginning the race in Pole position. It was his 1st win of the […]






F1: Chinese Grand Prix, Vettel Fastest for Ferrari in FP3

F1: Chinese Grand Prix, Vettel Fastest for Ferrari in FP3






F1: Chinese Grand Prix, Vettel Fastest for Ferrari in FP3 $RACE Sebastien Vettel set the pace during final F 1 practice for the Chinese Grand Prix, heading a Ferrari 1-2 after MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton made a mistake on his final run. Mr. Vettel ended up just 5/100ths ahead of team-mate Kimi Raikkonen, setting his benchmark […]






Thailand’s “Elite Ultimate Privilege” Residency Program

Thailand’s “Elite Ultimate Privilege” Residency Program






Thailand’s “Elite Ultimate Privilege” Residency Program The Thai government has started offering “elite” residency visas for wealthy foreign citizens, allowing them to live in the country for around $3,000 (£2,403) a year, aimed at capitalizing on increased global uncertainty over borders and immigration. There are 7 different packages, with the most expensive being the “Elite […]






The British Heading to France, by Hot Air Balloon

The British Heading to France, by Hot Air Balloon






The British Heading to France, by Hot Air Balloon Dozens of brightly colored hot-air balloons soared over the White Cliffs of Dover Friday in an attempt at the largest mass balloon crossing of the English Channel. The flotilla of about 100 balloons took off just after dawn into uncharacteristically blue skies, heading for Calais. Guinness […]






The Trump Travel Ban is Religiously “Neutral”

The Trump Travel Ban is Religiously “Neutral”






The Trump Travel Ban is Religiously “Neutral” US President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban does not discriminate on the basis of religion and was wrongly 2nd-guessed by a federal judge in Hawaii, the Trump Administration said in court documents filed with an appeals court Friday seeking to reinstate the Presidential ban. Last month in Hawaii, […]






Hong Kong Horse Racing News: Weekend Preview

Hong Kong Horse Racing News: Weekend Preview






Hong Kong Horse Racing News: Weekend Preview By David Morgan at HKJC Chad Schofield is locked in to ride two talented contenders on Sunday (9 April), one in each of the day’s Group 2 features, the Chairman’s Trophy (1600m) and the Sprint Cup (1200m); Limitless and Thewizardofoz both are on retrieval missions of varying degrees, […]






Miami Keeps Worlds Richest Horse Race

Miami Keeps Worlds Richest Horse Race






Fresh off the heels of the inaugural running of the $12 million USD Pegasus World Cup Invitational, The Stronach Group announced today that the world’s richest Thoroughbred horse race is about to get even richer. On January 27th, 2018, the world will again turn its attention to South Florida in anticipation of an extraordinary, new […]






Travel News: The Anam Luxury Vietnam

Travel News: The Anam Luxury Vietnam






The Anam Signals Bold New Move On Vietnam’s Pristine Coastline   Luxurious Colonial-Inspired Resort To Unveil Unprecedented Collection of Venues  The Anam, a 117-villa and 96-room resort that commands a stunning beachfront setting, a sublime 10 treatment-room spa and a 3-D movie theatre, celebrates its grand opening on April 26 in Vietnam’s most compelling new […]






F1: The Best Racing Weekends in the World of Motorsports

F1: The Best Racing Weekends in the World of Motorsports






F1: The Best Racing Weekends in the World of Motorsports $RACE The 2017 F1 season began 2 weeks ago in Melbourne Australia with Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel winning the opener on 26 March. There are 19 races being held across the globe including, the USA, Italy, China, Canada, and Brazil. An F1 event is a week […]






Business Growth in UAE’s Private Sector Taps 25-month Highs

Business Growth in UAE’s Private Sector Taps 25-month Highs






Business Growth in UAE’s Private Sector Taps 25-month Highs $OIL Business activity was led by new projects, a further general improvement in economic conditions and market demand The UAE’s non-Oil private sector registered strong growth in March, in line with the trend so far this year, according to Emirates NBD’s monthly survey. Growth in the […]






Residential Property Sales & Leasing in UAE to be Exempt from VAT

Residential Property Sales & Leasing in UAE to be Exempt from VAT






Residential Property Sales & Leasing in UAE to be Exempt from VAT $GLD, $SLV, $PLAT The 1st sale of new residential property in the country will be subject to the Zero rate of VAT. Investment Gold, Silver and Platinum will also be Zero-rated. Supplies of residential property including sales and leasing in the UAE will be […]






Dubai Police Arrest Hackers Targeting White House Staff

Dubai Police Arrest Hackers Targeting White House Staff






Dubai Police Arrest Hackers Targeting White House Staff Dubai (UAE) police have arrested foreign hackers who targeted 5 senior White House officials in a blackmail e-Mail scam, state-owned media reported Monday. The Arabic-language Al Bayan newspaper and the television channel Dubai One reported the arrests, while Dubai police did not answer a call for comment. […]






Abu Dhabi: Saadiyat Island Turtle Nesting Season

Abu Dhabi: Saadiyat Island Turtle Nesting Season






Abu Dhabi: Saadiyat Island Turtle Nesting Season The Environmental Services team at the Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC), master developer of major tourism, cultural and residential destinations in Abu Dhabi, has concluded preparations on Saadiyat Island for the Hawksbill sea turtle nesting season. The critically endangered turtles are due to begin returning soon, and […]






How GCC Family Philanthropy Creates a Lasting Impact

How GCC Family Philanthropy Creates a Lasting Impact






How GCC Family Philanthropy Creates a Lasting Impact Ramy Sfeir examines the ways family businesses can make a difference to their communities Family businesses in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are major forces in regional philanthropy, supporting a wide range of causes. And as they undergo important internal changes, with new generations taking control, these […]






Real Life Fantasy City, a Visionary Sheik, and Thoroughbred Racing’s New Order

Real Life Fantasy City, a Visionary Sheik, and Thoroughbred Racing’s New Order






Real Life Fantasy City, a Visionary Sheik, and Thoroughbred Racing’s New Order It is about the beauty of the horse… Rising from the desert is a real life “City of the Future”, there is something from the Arabian Nights, awe-inspiring, a sleek glass building glows high above the manicured race track below. It is an […]






Travel News: EMIRATES PALACE ABU DHABI

Travel News: EMIRATES PALACE ABU DHABI






Travel News: EMIRATES PALACE ABU DHABI A lavishly imagined dream, Emirates Palace offers you a magical location to enjoy the quintessence of award-winning 5-star luxury hospitality and authentic local experiences. From 394 luxurious rooms and suites, to our award-winning culinary cuisine, Emirates Palace is the definition of an unrivaled and Arabian fantasy. Located in the […]






Expect US Appeals Court to Reverse Obama’s “Hack judge” on Travel Ban

Expect US Appeals Court to Reverse Obama’s “Hack judge” on Travel Ban






Expect US Appeals Court to Reverse Obama’s “Hack judge” on Travel Ban The Ninth Circuit Court will toss Wednesday’s decision by a federal judge extending the order that blocks President Donald Trump’s travel ban, the founder of  Freedom Watch said in a TV interview Thursday. US District Judge Derrick Watson of Hawaii “is so way […]






Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Opens Super Rollercoaster, ‘Turbo Track’

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Opens Super Rollercoaster, ‘Turbo Track’






Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Opens Super Rollercoaster, ‘Turbo Track’ $RACE The highly-anticipated rollercoaster “Turbo Track” was officially launched at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Thursday. The latest heart-pounding ride burst into life at a high-profile, Inaugural event attended by Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of Miral, Mohamed Abdalla Al Zaabi, CEO of Miral and Luca Fuso, […]






Emaar Malls’ Souq.com Bid to Limit Amazon’s Regional Growth

Emaar Malls’ Souq.com Bid to Limit Amazon’s Regional Growth






Emaar Malls’ Souq.com Bid to Limit Amazon’s Regional Growth $AMZN Emaar Malls has submitted an $800-M bid to acquire Souq.com Emaar Malls’ “competitive” bid for UAE-based e-Commerce retailer Souq.com could help the traditional retailer prevent Amazon’s immediate entry into the regional market, according to an analyst. Dubai-listed Emaar Malls confirmed Monday that it had submitted an […]






Staying Healthy on a Cruise Vacation

Staying Healthy on a Cruise Vacation






Staying Healthy on a Cruise Vacation The Big Q: Booked on or planning a Cruise? They are a great, relaxing, do not-worry-about-a-thing kind of vacation that millions of Americans love and enjoy. And with about 30 embarkation points across the nation, chances are 1 is within easy reach. At most, a cruise port is just […]






Abu Dhabi, Dubai Partner with GE for Region’s 1st Microfactories

Abu Dhabi, Dubai Partner with GE for Region’s 1st Microfactories






Abu Dhabi, Dubai Partner with GE for Region’s 1st Microfactories $GE, $ADSK The factories will focus on industrial firms and consumer goods Abu Dhabi state investment firm Mubadala has announced a partnership with Dubai Future Foundation and US conglomerate GE’s (NYSE:GE) additive division to establish the 1st microfactories in the region. The MOU (memorandum of […]






Rare Indochine Tigers Seen Breeding in a Thai Jungle

Rare Indochine Tigers Seen Breeding in a Thai Jungle






Rare Indochine Tigers Seen Breeding in a Thai Jungle Animal conservationists say they have evidence that the critically endangered Indochinese Tiger is breeding in a Thailand jungle, giving hope for the survival of an animal whose total population may be less than 300. Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation along with 2 private […]






GCC States Push for UK Free Trade Deal After Brexit

GCC States Push for UK Free Trade Deal After Brexit






GCC States Push for UK Free Trade Deal After Brexit Trade between Britain and the GCC totals about $37.5-B annually Gulf Arab states are pressing for an early deal on free trade with Britain to secure preferential arrangements after Brexit, and could have a draft agreement ready within months, officials said Monday. Britain cannot formally […]






Emaar Completes Foundation of New Tallest Tower in Dubai

Emaar Completes Foundation of New Tallest Tower in Dubai






Emaar Completes Foundation of New Tallest Tower in Dubai The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour is anticipated to be completed by 2020 Monday Dubai developer Emaar announced that it has laid the foundation for the construction of what is slated to become the world’s new tallest building – The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour. Launched […]






Bad Weather Causing Delays and Diversions at Dubai International Airport

Bad Weather Causing Delays and Diversions at Dubai International Airport






Bad Weather Causing Delays and Diversions at Dubai International Airport More than a dozen inbound flights were diverted due to poor weather conditions Bad weather caused delays and diversions at Dubai International Airport yesterday on 1 of the busiest weekends of the year. Dubai Airports said 15 inbound flights were diverted and a number of […]






Unstable Weather Continue Across the UAE

Unstable Weather Continue Across the UAE






Unstable Weather Continue Across the UAE Heavy rainfall will persist over scattered areas Unstable weather will continue across the UAE Sunday, the UAE’s National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) said. In its daily bulletin, NCMS confirmed that heavy rainfall would persist over scattered areas, with thunder also anticipated. “Cloud amounts are increasing over most […]






2017 Dubai World Cup “Best Horse I’ve Ever Seen” Baffert Says of Arrogate

2017 Dubai World Cup “Best Horse I’ve Ever Seen” Baffert Says of Arrogate






2017 Dubai World Cup “Best Horse I’ve Ever Seen” Baffert Says of Arrogate Arrogate might be the best horse any of us have ever seen. After missing the start and being last in the early stages, the Saudi owned Arrogate (USA) came from last to win in one of the most spectacular performances in the […]






F1: Rolex Australian Grand Prix Qualifying Results for Sunday’s Race

F1: Rolex Australian Grand Prix Qualifying Results for Sunday’s Race






F1: Rolex Australian Grand Prix Qualifying Results for Sunday’s Race $RACE Saturday, Lewis Hamilton drove to a record-equaling 6th Pole position at the Melbourne Grand Prix confirming the MercedesAMG team is still on its pace. Mr. Hamilton’s 62nd career Pole position time of 1:22.188 was almost 2secs faster that his Pole position time from last year […]






The 22nd Edition of the Dubai World Cup, Racing’s Gold Standard

The 22nd Edition of the Dubai World Cup, Racing’s Gold Standard






 The 22nd Edition of the Dubai World Cup, Racing’s Gold Standard  …beamed to over 1-B homes in over 150 countries, in the Air and at Sea The $30-M Dubai World Cup meeting, the 22nd running of which was held Saturday at Meydan, continues to set the Gold standard for the sport of horse racing. Launched […]






Thoroughbred Racing World Focused On Dubai World Cup

Thoroughbred Racing World Focused On Dubai World Cup






Thoroughbred Racing World Focused On Dubai World Cup Today we are having breakfast in the desert for the 21st year with Y 2017 Edition of the Dubai World Cup card from the crown jewel of racing at the Meydan Racecourse. This annual event on the last Saturday in March marks the end of the Winter […]






HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein Takes a Look at the Dubai World Cup Contenders

HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein Takes a Look at the Dubai World Cup Contenders






HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein Takes a Look at the Dubai World Cup Contenders “Dubai World Cup Contenders” is the title of the latest in a series of articles penned by HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, wife of Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marks Fastest Lap Ever at Melbourne

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marks Fastest Lap Ever at Melbourne






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marks Fastest Lap Ever at Melbourne $RACE Sebastian Vettel set the fastest lap ever seen in Melbourne to put Ferrari 1/2 second clear of MercedesAMG and throw down challenge ahead of the 1st qualifying session of the F1 new season. Mr. Vettel stopped the clocks in 1m 23.380s, breaking his own Pole winning […]






Dubai World Cup: Sharp Azteca and the Godolphin Mile

Dubai World Cup: Sharp Azteca and the Godolphin Mile






Dubai World Cup: Sharp Azteca and the Godolphin Mile Ask Jorge Navarro about the left-front foot injury Sharp Azteca (USA) sustained and you will probably be treated to a series of gruesome cell-phone images. There is no recognisable horse anatomy, just an abstract mass of hair and blood. The trainer does not show off these […]






F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Meblourne

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Meblourne






F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Melbourne $RACE, $LMCA, $TWTR Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Team boss Maurizio Arrivabene has defended his team’s media access blackout in F 1, insisting The Scuderia is trying to do its best for fans. The Maranello team has not made leading team figures available for the media so far this season, […]






Dubai World Cup: Bentley And Limato Ready To Motor

Dubai World Cup: Bentley And Limato Ready To Motor






Dubai World Cup: Bentley And Limato Ready To Motor Limato attempts to add another big prize to jockey Harry Bentley’s trophy cabinet By Martin Kelly Harry Bentley has been the star turn in Qatar over the last couple of seasons and the youthful Englishman is looking to Limato (IRE) to provide him with a first […]






President Donald Trump’s “Extreme Vetting” is Happening

President Donald Trump’s “Extreme Vetting” is Happening






President Donald Trump’s “Extreme Vetting” is Happening The Trump Administration adding new security checks on non-US citizen tourists, business travelers, and relatives of American residents requesting visas. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sent cables last week to all American embassies ordering the increased scrutiny on visa applicants, this is the 1st indication that the “extreme […]






“US Electronics Ban to have Little Impact on Dubai Passenger Numbers”

“US Electronics Ban to have Little Impact on Dubai Passenger Numbers”






“US Electronics Ban to have Little Impact on Dubai Passenger Numbers” Paul Griffiths said a “very tiny proportion” of passengers might choose to switch airlines The CEO of Dubai Airports believes the US ban on carry-on large electronics will have no significant impact on passenger numbers at Dubai International. In an interview Friday, Mr. Griffiths […]






Fashion, Dubai Shows the Way FFWD

Fashion, Dubai Shows the Way FFWD






Fashion, Dubai Shows the Way FFWD $LVMUY Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) is about to enter its ninth season: the 3-day event kicks off today at the Hai in Dubai’s Design District. FFWD’s success mirrors Dubai’s positioning as the region’s fashion capital. Backed by the Dubai Design and Fashion Council, there will be 38 designers from […]






Dubai World Cup Day 2017 Race Track Notes for 23 March

Dubai World Cup Day 2017 Race Track Notes for 23 March






Dubai World Cup Day 2017 Race Track Notes for 23 March Trackwork Notes with updates on and build -up to all nine races to be held Dubai World Cup Day 2017. Group 1 US$10m Dubai World Cup sponsored by Emirates Airline – 2000m (Dirt) Special Fighter (IRE) – Fernando Jara, jockey, said: “We are very happy […]






Dubai: The Hyperloop Race Heats Up

Dubai: The Hyperloop Race Heats Up






Dubai: The Hyperloop Race Heats Up This week, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) announced that it’s starting construction on its passenger capsule at its research and development facility in Toulouse, France, a sign that the spunky startup might be more than just talk. HTT is working with Carbures S.A., a Spanish company that builds components and […]






Dubai is Becoming a World Class Retail Capital

Dubai is Becoming a World Class Retail Capital






Dubai is Becoming a World Class Retail Capital High-profile investments and the introduction of “Vogue” Arabia are just the beginning When Condé Nast International announced last July that it was set to launch Vogue Arabia, the news took off. The magazine, created in partnership with Dubai-based media company Nervora, marks one of the publisher’s earliest […]






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