Latest Jumeirah Stories

2011-08-19 07:20:00

DUBAI, UAE, August 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel is delighted to have been a sponsor of the Shooting Stars Benefit, hosted by Samuel L Jackson.

2011-07-31 08:21:00

DUBAI, UAE, July 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the upcoming season of Ramadan around the corner, Seawings has been preparing for its arrival with the introduction of a brand new Ramadan Promotion. As the scores of people in and around the country prepare for the Islamic holy month, Seawings has put together a package that includes a sunset flight and delectable Iftar feast afterwards. Scheduled to begin on the 1st of August 2011, the Seawings Ramadan Special gives...

2011-07-10 07:19:00

DUBAI, UAE, July 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the summer heat rolls on by, many of those left behind during these extremely hot summer months desperately try to find new and exciting ways to keep themselves entertained and above all away from the scorching heat. With this in mind, Seawings has launched a brand new Seawings Gold promotion.

2011-06-28 11:04:00

DUBAI, UAE, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel group and member of Dubai Holding, has celebrated the victory of its global brands ambassador, golfer Rory Mcllory, in the US Open at the Congressional Country Club, Bethesda, Maryland, USA. Rory McIlroy [http://www.jumeirah.com/Jumeirah-Group/About-Jumeirah-Group/Sponsorship-and-events/Rory-McIlroy ] , 22, led the tournament from start to finish, a feat which had not been achieved...

2011-05-23 15:36:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumeirah Emirates Towers has hosted this year's Vertical Marathon to raise funds for Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). The event saw 236 runners ascending Jumeirah Emirates Towers for the annual fundraising event, with participants raising a total of AED 177,000 for MSF.

2011-05-19 07:48:00

DUBAI, UAE, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Burj Al Arab launches its first TV ad promoting the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab - often voted the world's most luxurious hotel. The new Burj Al Arab video - a TV advertising first for the luxury hotelier - invites holidaymakers visiting Dubai to "leave the ordinary behind" by indulging in a stay at the uber-luxurious property.

2011-01-21 10:10:00

The “World” project — an artificial archipelago of 300 small islands arranged in the shape of a world map — is sinking back into the sea, according to evidence presented to a property tribunal in the emirate.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.