GITEX 2018: Why Digital Transformation Starts with the Network

In its 9th appearance at GITEX, Aruba will be exhibiting at stand number A7-1 in Hall 7 alongside Hewlett Packard Enterprise. GITEX is firmly established as the Middle East’s largest tech exhibition and networking platform – last year attracting over 100,000 visitors from 140 countries. Author: Manish Bhardwaj, Snr. Marketing Manager, Middle East, Africa and Turkey at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company AI, Blockchain, Smart Workplaces, and Future Transportation will be the key buzzwords at GITEX with annual spending on digital transformation (DX) initiatives in the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa (META) set to top $38 billion by 2021, according to IDC. … Continue reading GITEX 2018: Why Digital Transformation Starts with the Network

New modest fashion brand enters the UAE

Easy to wear head gear will be available at Lulu stores Malaysia’s visionary entrepreneur known for introducing exquisite products to the Gulf, Sakinah Sheikh Osman will be launching her new modest fashion brand, Sakinah for the modern and on the go powerful and glamorous women looking for traditional yet timeless easy to manage scarves. The ambitious brand aims to meet the needs of the modest wear clientele globally, starting with the Middle East market by introducing a design of scarves that are easy to manage and yet look elegant. The concept gave birth when Sakinah started wearing scarves and realised … Continue reading New modest fashion brand enters the UAE

Luca Cappuccitti of Design International appointed member of MAPIC Steering committee

Luca Cappuccitti, Head of Global Business Development at Design International has been appointed by Reed MIDEM to the MAPIC Steering committee in an advisory role for building the show strategy. The MAPIC Steering committee is a group of influencers in retail and retail real estate industry and, with their involvement, MAPIC remains ahead of the market trends, making it the must-attend deal-making event on an international scale with participants from over 80 countries. An industry influencer, Luca has been immersed in the retail industry for many years and, as a member of Design International, is part of a firm that has … Continue reading Luca Cappuccitti of Design International appointed member of MAPIC Steering committee

Pure Cruising Comfort – Azimut 55 Fly

By Shereen Shabnam The Azimut 55 Fly was recently launched and stands out for its juxtaposition of taut, flowing exterior lines by Stefano Righini, against warm, cosy and refined interiors defined by smooth lines and the creative flair of Achille Salvagni. The decor is based on the combination of five different materials and, on this model too, the layout of the Lower Deck features three double cabins. The yacht makes an important style statement and was both a successful and a satisfying challenge for the shipbuilder and the two protagonists, Stefano and Achille of this ambitious and exciting project. The … Continue reading Pure Cruising Comfort – Azimut 55 Fly