MENA-region Slim Chickens locations to open in early 2017

MENA-region Slim Chickens locations to open in early 2017

08/12/2016 in Food & Beverage

Kuwait-based Alghanim Industries signed a partnership with the American 'Slim Chickens' brand to develop Slim Chickens' Middle Eastern presence. 

New park 'IMF Worlds of Legends' coming to Dubai

New park 'IMF Worlds of Legends' coming to Dubai

07/12/2016 in Hospitality

IMF Worlds of Legends is a new two million sq ft to be constructed theme park, right next to the IMF Worlds of Adventure park in Dubai with wich it will be connected via a sky bridge. 

Alshaya set to launch 32 brands at Mall of Qatar

Alshaya set to launch 32 brands at Mall of Qatar

07/12/2016 in General

Kuwait's international retail franchise operator M.H. Alshaya Co. is set to launch 32 brands at the new Mall of Qatar, that is expected to open in the coming weeks. Eight of them are total newcomers on the Qatarese scene.

Rotana properties to open 12 new hotels in the UAE by the end of 2020

Rotana properties to open 12 new hotels in the UAE by the end of 2020

07/12/2016 in Hospitality

Rotana, one of the leading hotel management companies in the Middle East, is to add 4,360 keys to its existing room supply in the UAE by 2020. The expansion involves 12 new hotels and is estimated to value USD 1.7 billion.

Dubai's Cityland Mall next in line for yet another Carrefour hypermarket

Dubai's Cityland Mall next in line for yet another Carrefour hypermarket

03/12/2016 in General

With the plans for a new Carrefour 100,000 sq ft hypermarket in Dubai's Cityland Mall, the company is getting closer to fullfill its aim to open 10 new stores in the UAE in 2018.

Reem Mall signs up a range of top retail brands

Reem Mall signs up a range of top retail brands

03/12/2016 in General

Abu Dhabi's Reem Mall inked a deal with Dubai Holding Group to sign up a range of top retail brands. The mall, developed by NREC and UPAC, is a 2.9 million sq ft retail, leisure, dining and entertainment destination.

Yoox Net-A-Porter announces partnership with Symphony Investments

Yoox Net-A-Porter announces partnership with Symphony Investments

30/11/2016 in E-commerce

In a bid to create the Middle East's undisputed leader for online luxury retail, Anglo-Italian Yoox Net-a-Porter Group S.p.A. announced a joint venture with Dubai-based Symphony Investments.

Dubai's Landmark Group replaces LandmarksShops.com with seven individual brand websites

Dubai's Landmark Group replaces LandmarksShops.com with seven individual brand websites

30/11/2016 in E-commerce

Dubai's Landmark Group launches seven new e-commerce sites for its brands, herewith replacing its existing online portal LandmarkShops.com.

Dubai's First Avenue signs up Carrefour as key anchor tenant

Dubai's First Avenue signs up Carrefour as key anchor tenant

29/11/2016 in General

Leading retailer Carrefour announced being assigned key anchor tenantship at First Avenue, the new European-style shopping mall based at the edge of the Dubai Autodrome.

Doha's Mall of Qatar awaits opening of Kidzmondo theme park

Doha's Mall of Qatar awaits opening of Kidzmondo theme park

29/11/2016 in General

Kidzmondo, the largest Edutainment Theme Park, is set to open in Doha's Mall of Qatar before the end of the year. The idea behind Kidzmondo is to develop a miniature city, dedicated to children between two and fourteen.

Food & Beverage

Abuissa Holding expands into UAE with launch of Divan Patisserie

Abuissa Holding expands into UAE with launch of Divan Patisserie

Following the opening in Doha, Qatar in 2015, the new Divan Patisserie in Dubai Mall...

Fashion

Second Sandro store to open in Saudi Arabia

Second Sandro store to open in Saudi Arabia

French fashion brand Sandro opens a second store in Saudi Arabia. After Jeddah early 2016...