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Academy Award winner, Hollywood actress and IWC Schaffhausen Ambassador Cate Blanchett presented the sixth IWC Filmmaker Award to Haifaa Al Mansour from Saudi Arabia for her project, “Miss Camel”. The award ceremony was held at the IWC “For the Love of Cinema” gala event in the One&Only Royal Mirage’s Arabian Court during the 14th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF). The winner received a grant of USD 100,000 for her project and an IWC Da Vinci Automatic 36 with a blue dial (Ref.... Read More
Style is personal, but street style is meant to be shared. On Wednesday evening, November 15, Michael Kors hosted guests from around the world at the Shanghai Expo I-Pavilion for Michael Kors The Walk, a dazzling, first-of-its-kind event to highlight the excitement and glamour of the brand’s celebrated global street-style campaign. The highlight of the evening gave each guest a taste of glamour: their very own fashion film, expertly shot and edited and ready to be shared instantaneously.... Read More
Sisterhood is like having a twin sister you never had, and being friends with your reflection in the mirror. It is amazing how through the sharing of lives, two similar individuals who are there for one another can grow and discover themselves in each another. Italian luxury jewelry brand Bulgari held a Bulgari Sisterhood themed party at the Beijing Minsheng Contemporary Art Museum, where its new accessories ambassador Bella Hadid joined the Asian fashion queen Jolin Tsai, as well as young... Read More
Plenty of celebrities have flocked to the Italian city for the occasion of Venice Film Festival. zabel Goulart, Isabeli Fontana and Kristen Wiig are amongst some of the famous faces who have made a fashionable splash since touching down. Amongst this year's most anticipated premieres are a new fairytale fantasy from Pan's Labyrinth director Guillermo del Toro, titled The Shape of Water, the Matt Damon-starring Oscar hopeful Downsizing and George Clooney's latest directorial effort, ... Read More
The much-awaited 89th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science (AMPAS) to honour the best films of 2016 took place on Feb. 26 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles California presenting awards in 24 categories. It was hosted by the comedian Jimmy Kimmel for the first time. And while we were all coasting along comfortably expecting Trump protests, ravishing red carpet looks, pranks between Kimmel and Matt Damon and even La La Land scooping... Read More
Sergio Garcia added another glorious chapter to an already rich history of Spanish winners at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic with a commanding wire-to-wire victory at victory at Emirates Golf Club on a sunny Sunday. Starting the final round three shots in front, Garcia barely took his foot off the pedal all day, closing with a 69 for an impressive total of 19-under to beat his nearest challenger and The Open champion Henrik Stenson by a good three shots.
With back-to-back birdies on... Read More
Christie’s March auctions realized a total of $13,437,688 /AED49,343,190. The Modern and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art sale held during the evening of the 18 March concluded Dubai Art Week and achieved a total of $8,079,375 /AED29,667,465; setting new world auction records for 18 artists, including Marwan Sahmarani (Lebanese, b. 1970), Nazir Nabaa (Syrian, 1941-2016), Mahmoud Sabri (Iraqi, 1927-2012) and Koorosh Shishegaran (Iranian, b. 1945). The Important Watches auction realized $5,358,... Read More
Dubai International Financial Centre, the leading international financial hub and destination for lifestyle, arts and culture, has announced a new outdoor movie night, in partnership with ICD Brookfield, aimed at bringing the community together for an evening of entertainment.
Film fans will be able to enjoy a variety of Hollywood blockbusters throughout the Movie Nights series, which will take place in March and April. The first edition of the free of charge DIFC Movie Nights will... Read More
WAM -- Ten years after the world’s first Earth Hour in Sydney put the spotlight on climate change, the landmark movement of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is set to once again unite millions of people around the globe. The world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment, which mobilises individuals, communities and organisations globally to do their part to help check climate change, will take place on 25th March and is being led locally by Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF (EWS-... Read More
Speaking at the one-day Public Diplomacy and Government Communication Forum (PDGCF) in Dubai, Sulayem pointed out that diplomacy in the past was confined to political relations among countries.
“But today it is different thanks to the efforts of H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, who is building bridges, connecting our country to the world and raising the importance of good economic relations,” Sulayem said.... Read More