Prominent personalities from the entertainment industry at the launch of the Ramadan collection in Anotah, Dubai.
Jamil Khan, Senior Reporter
With the start of the summer, Dubai has been buzzing with festival mood as prominent brands in fashion and accessories have become busy in launching their latest collections to woo multinational customers ahead of Eid.
After the latest branch opening of Anotah in the Sultanate of Oman, the fashion brand is bringing prominent showbiz personalities to launch its Ramadan and Summer and Eid collection in Dubai.
The event was attended by personalities including singer Rida Abdulla along with the media icon Wassim Mandil, Emirati star Awtar and prominent bloggers Mira Al Nagbi, Sahar Mahbobbi & Mira Ali.
The Ramadan and Summer collection launched in Dubai Mall was also attended by many artists and prominent personalities across the fields.
The region’s leading home retailer, Home Centre, has launched its new Ramadan catalogue, presenting over 500 affordable styles and inspirations, including living, dining and bedroom furniture, kitchenware, tableware, serveware, bedding, lighting, wall décor, kids’ bakeware, household essentials and gift items. Centred around the theme of #ComeDiscover Valuable Moments, the new range of products will ensure that this Holy Month is a truly unforgettable occasion for the whole family.
Generosity always brings out the best in people, especially during Ramadan, which is why this year, Home Centre has introduced the new ‘Shukran for a Shukran’ concept that allows customers to donate their Shukrans (points) to charity.
The pre-Ramadan sale is now on across the UAE with discounts from 25 to 70 per cent. The sale will continue throughout Ramadan, enabling the visitors to benefit from unmissable deals until June 4. Committed to providing exceptional value, the retailer offers a warranty of up to five years on furniture and up to one year on home accessories, in addition to zero-interest financing options. Baldinini, the Italian luxury footwear and accessories brand, operating under Mario Bologna Trading (LLC) in UAE, unveiled its Women’s Spring Summer 2019 collection inspired by the queens of summer who danced to the rhythm of the intense and dazzling style of the season. The collection’s rich palette of colours is characterised by an ethnic creole and Caribbean mood.
The Dubai Holy Quran Radio of the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) unveiled its new line of programmes for the holy month of Ramadan under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Union Coop, the largest consumer cooperative in the UAE, has announced, for consumers, the 60-day Ramadan package of Dhs110 million allocated for price reductions of around 25,000 products on VAT free prices. The chain of hypermarket is also expecting Dhs650 million worth of sales during Ramadan campaigns to benefit 2.5 million beneficiaries with up to 90 per cent discount on most of the edible items.
The gesture is part of Sheikh Mohammed's attempt to provide prisoners an opportunity to start a new life and to relieve their families hardships.
The latest crackdown is part of a probe in 42 cities into alleged irregularities in the foreign ministry entrance exam in favour of members of a movement led by US-based Muslim preacher Fethullah Gulen.
A statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, MoFAIC, said that the UAE strongly condemns this criminal act that threatens the security and stability of Egypt.
These forces were shot at and responded, which left seven dead among the group," which has ties to the Muslim Brotherhood, the ministry said in a statement.