February 19, 2018
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February 19, 2018

When talking about the medical crisis in the besieged Gaza Strip, Nasser Hospital is a typical example of the serious difficulties which the health sector and its hospitals suffer from as a result of the Israeli blockade and the sanctions imposed by the Palestinian Authority.

Some of these difficulties, which Nasser hospital is facing and threaten it with closure, include its failure to provide cleaning services in its sections, vital medicines for"...


February 19, 2018

Chika Kako is a rarity in Toyota Motor’s upper echelons.

Last month, the 50-year-old was promoted to the No 2 job at the luxury Lexus division, becoming the only woman among the car maker’s top 53 managers. Company president Akio Toyoda has made diversifying his executive line-up a priority, but while six foreigners have risen to the company’s highest ranks, the elevation of women has been slower.

“To be honest, I never really thought about approaching my work from the"...

February 19, 2018

Azizi Developments, one of the leading private developers in the UAE, has announced that the Azizi Plaza Serviced Apartments will be delivered ahead of schedule in Q2 2018.

Launched in October 2016, the Dhs430 million Azizi Plaza will offer a total of 434 fully serviced and furnished apartments comprised of 286 studios, with 46 one-bedroom units and 102 two-bedroom units as well as 9,400 sq. ft of retail space. The Azizi Plaza will be serviced with premium features and access to exclusive amenities including a pool, spa and a world class healthcare club so residents can relax and stay in shape.

Mirwais Azizi, Chairman"...

February 19, 2018

Commodities trader Noble Group warned it faced a fourth-quarter net loss of up to $1.9 billion, citing challenging operating conditions, and said it was making progress on its restructuring talks for a debt-to-equity swap.

'Operating conditions continued to be challenging in 4Q 2017 as the group continued to manage the business within existing constraints in trade finance and liquidity availability,' Noble said on Monday.

Last month, Noble announced a deal with creditors to restructure"...

February 19, 2018

Banker turned footwear designer Jennifer Chamandi landed here this week to launch a pop-up at Level Shoes in Dubai Mall. The collection consists of seven styles, and her first bridal shoe.

“I like to work with exclusives because it brings a strong relationship with my retailers,” Chamandi said.

Retailers have responded positively to her signature heels, which feature a distinctive gold-plated eyedrop-shaped"...

February 19, 2018
The star donned a hijab and halal makeup while at Fashion Week. She’s previously spoken of the “calmness” she’s felt since relocating to Dubai. And now Lindsay Lohan has further embraced the culture of her adopted home in the Middle East, after showing up to support regional designers at London Modest Fashion Week. The Mean Girls star was a guest of honour at the two-day event, which launched for the first time in the British capital just last year. The 31-year-old sat front row at LMFW’s opening ceremony, according to fellow showgoers, wearing a silky black hijab. The actress was also snapped mingling with Saudi designer Samah Khashoggi, who presented her brand Samah Abayas’ latest collection on Saturday. Lohan also attended Turkish designer Zeynep Kartal’s Autumn/Winter 2018 show, wearing a black leather dress teamed with a baseball cap with an attached scarf. The star later revealed she was wearing a Muslim-friendy beauty look, after dropping by a stall for vegan and halal cosmetic company Hawa. “Oh my days! As if......

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