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2013-12-31 20:20:27

DUBAI, UAE, December 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The iconic New Year's Eve fireworks display by Emaar Properties, the global property developer, at Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building and Downtown Dubai, captivated the world and put the international spotlight on Dubai, alongside the largest fireworks display and celebrations held in the city at The Palm Jumeirah, The World Islands, and Burj Al Arab. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131231/662598 )...

2013-12-31 08:22:48

DUBAI, UAE, December 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its commitment towards Social Responsibility, Flora Hospitality organized today a blood donation drive at one of its properties in Dubai; Flora Creek Deluxe Hotel Apartments, in association with the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) - Rashid Hospital. The hotel employees volunteered in large numbers to donate blood for the cause with donors from various nationalities, happy to contribute towards helping those who are...

2013-12-30 12:21:23

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FireOne, developer of the world's most advanced digital firing system and integrated fireworks-to-music choreography system, is the vendor of choice for thousands of New Year's Eve fireworks displays all around the world. "This New Year's Eve, fireworks companies around the world know they have but one chance to make hundreds of millions 'ooh and awe' with their spectacular aerial displays of light and sound. There are no...

2013-12-30 08:24:55

-IMG Artists To Produce Dubai's Official Attempt For The Largest Firework Display- DUBAI, United Arab Emirates and NEW YORK, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMG Artists, the global leader in the performing arts and lifestyle events management owned by principals Barrett Wissman and Alex Shustorovich, announced that it has been appointed to oversee the ambitious plan to break the official Guinness World Record for the world's largest firework display in Dubai. The planned display will...

2013-12-27 04:21:37

DUBAI, UAE, December 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Up by Dhs 91 billion Dubai's non-oil foreign trade managed to cross the Dhs 1 trillion threshold within nine months in 2013, to reach a volume of Dhs 1.009 trillion by the end of Q3, compared to Dhs 918 billion for the same period in 2012. Dubai Customs statistics show that Dubai's non-oil foreign trade growth was the result of the increase in imports till Q3 of 2013; reaching Dhs 610...

2013-12-20 23:21:43

Pramod Gandhi, Managing Director of Glorious Software Systems, expands Suntico’s presence to the Middle East. Dubai (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Pramod Gandhi formed Glorious Software Systems in 1997 and now provides accounting software solutions to more than 500 small to medium sized businesses in the Middle East region. The company focuses mainly on the US, UK and Canadian editions of Sage 50 - each one with its own unique advantages and capabilities for particular companies or...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.