Fashion

Beyond the abaya: 6 dresses that showcase the diversity of Saudi fashion

Each region is home to colourful traditional clothes that speak to their location Spread across 2.15 million square kilometres, Saudi Arabia is the 12th-largest sovereign state in the world. Its culture is diverse, featuring unique foods, dialects, customs and, of...

Market Cap of World`s Five Largest Banks Dropped by $393.9bn in Four Months

The coronavirus pandemic has had a huge impact on the banking system, wiping out billions of dollars in profit and market cap of even the largest financial institutions JP Morgan Chase has taken the hardest hit, with the market...

Finastra research reveals strong interest in Open Banking among UAE banks

Finastra research1 reveals that nearly nine out of ten (88%) financial institutions in the UAE plan to enable Open Banking in the next 12 months. The demand from UAE banks for further collaboration is driven by innovation in customer service...

Lebanese soprano Hiba Al Kawas on her livestream UAE performance tonight

Star of Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation's Ramadan Series gave her first show last week When it comes to culture it doesn't get more high-brow and enjoyable than opera. Last week Lebanese soprano Hiba Al Kawas gave a stunning...

Chrissy Teigen takes a break from social media amidst spat with food writer

In an interview, Alison Roman had criticised Teigen's way of running her business. Amid an ongoing feud with food writer Alison Roman, model Chrissy Teigen has shared that she is taking a "little break" from social media. She has now...

One Tailor Is Using Red Carpet Cast-Offs To Create Gorgeous Robes

Loungewear isn’t necessarily tailor Christy Rilling’s speciality. After all, she grew to fame after altering—and eventually creating—one-off pieces for celebrities and politicians, including Emily Ratajkowski and Michelle Obama. With a background in megawatt tailoring, Rilling later went on to launch a debut...

35 Cloth Masks To Shop Now

It looks like we’re going to be wearing cloth face masks for a while, which is all the more reason to find one that you like. The CDC has been recommending that people wear masks when going out in...

The 16 Best T-Shirts For Women To Consider Instead of a White Tee

As we continue to spend our days at home, the best t-shirts for women — once reserved for weekend wear or evenings on the couch — have quickly become wardrobe staples. The humble T-shirt, which was once too casual for most offices,...

Coronavirus: Dubai couple get engaged despite odds

As Indian expat proposes to his girlfriend, friends wish them on Zoom Dubai: There is no coronavirus or COVID-19 stopping a love-struck couple in Dubai to affirm their commitment for each other. Indian expat Ejaz Bangara decided to put an end...

Kangana Ranaut’s sister Rangoli Chandel has Twitter account suspended

Bollywood star’s sister has had her Twitter account suspended over problematic tweeets Actress Kangana Ranaut’s sister Rangoli Chandel had her Twitter account suspended on April 16 after her series of abrasive tweets that seemed to incite religious hatred, violence and...

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Steinreich bags UAE-Israel Business Council deal

The UAE-Israel Business Council was established to help foster shared opportunities. The UAE-Israel Business Council, comprised of business leaders from...

22 Salik services added on Dubai Drive app

The new batch of services include nine main services and 13 subsidiary ones. The latest update on Dubai Drive app has included 22 new services...

Invest in post-graduate education from Curtin University Dubai

The COVID19 pandemic has had an unprecedent impact on the global economy. Across the world, unemployment has reached record levels and consumer confidence has...

3 scammers to pay Dh350,000 each for using others’ Emirates ID to encash cheques

The defendants were also convicted of criminal complicity, fraud and attempted fraud. Three men have been sentenced to two years in jail and fined Dh350,000...

Saudi Aramco and SABIC reassess crude-oil-to-chemicals project

The decision comes as oil companies globally re-assess energy projects to conserve cash Dubai: Saudi Aramco and Saudi Basic Industries have decided to re-evaluate their...