Marine vessels’ crash drill tests emergency response in Dubai
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), in collaboration with the General HQ of Dubai Police, conducted a mock drill simulating a collision between a Dubai Ferry vessel and a boat. The mock drill, that started at Dubai Water Canal station in Jumeirah and continued to Rashid Port, also simulated... Read more
2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon ready to venture off-road
The all-new 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon features exceptional off-road capability courtesy of specific technical features including two advanced 4×4 systems, new Selec-Trac full-time two-speed transfer case, Tru-Lock electric front- and rear-axle lockers, Trac-Lok limited-slip differential and an electronic sway-bar disconnect. Having made its global debut on November 29 at... Read more
All-new BlackBerry Motion smartphone ticks the right boxes
If you pride yourself on being a diehard BlackBerry fan and have not sold out to any other smartphone brand out there and you are looking to upgrade to the latest BlackBerry device look no further than the newly launched BlackBerry Motion which is also the first BlackBerry smartphone... Read more
First Kuwaiti signs up for WWE developmental programme
Nasser Alruwayeh of Kuwait City has become the first Kuwaiti to sign a WWE developmental contract, giving him the opportunity to train to become a WWE Superstar. Alruwayeh was introduced to the crowd at the WWE Live Abu Dhabi event held recently at Zayed Sports City International Tennis Complex.... Read more
Public holidays for UAE Commemoration Day and 46th National Day announced for private and public sectors
The private sector in the UAE will enjoy a three-day holiday – from Thursday, November 30 to Saturday, December 2, 2017 – on the back to back occasions of the Prophet’s (PBUH) birthday, Commemoration Day and 46th UAE National Day respectively. The private sector will resume work on Sunday,... Read more
Reebok is official title sponsor of the 2018 Wadi Bih Run
Reebok will be the official title sponsor of the 2018 Wadi Bih Run, taking place on February 2-2 in Dibba, Oman. With registrations now open, the 26th edition of the race will see over 2,100 runners compete across five race categories, traversing from the Gulf of Oman beach through... Read more unveils ‘White Friday Sale’ from Nov. 22-25, 2017 has announced the return of its biggest online shopping event, the annual ‘White Friday Sale’, featuring 500,000 deals on more than 16,000 brands, from November 22-25, 2017. In its fourth year running, shoppers across the GCC and Egypt can snap up deals of up to 70% off on... Read more
ZAKK unveils the iDisk, a next-gen flash storage solution
ZAKK, a global lifestyle brand under Kamon International, has announced the launch of Zakk iDisk, an innovative product specifically designed to work as both a charging cable and USB storage device for both personal computers and iPhone or iPad files. The next-generation flash storage solution, with a storage capacity... Read more
Sony unveils wireless noise cancelling headphones and a mega audio system
Sony has launched a new range of wireless noise cancelling headphones now available in three style variations – the behind-the-neck style WI-1000X, the headband style WH-1000XM2, and the truly wireless WF-1000X. Sony has also unveiled a 1.7m tall high power audio system MHC-V90DW. Taro Kimura, Managing Director of Sony... Read more
i-Life unveils 2 new budget-friendly ultra-slim notebooks
Consumers aiming to own a reliable budget-friendly ultra-slim notebook can now opt for the newly introduced ZedAir 2 (seen) and ZedAir H models launched in the UAE by innovative consumer electronics company i-Life Digital Technology. The new budget-friendly notebook range is powered by the latest Intel processor, Intel HD... Read more