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  • Tips for entrepreneurs: Your branding deserves careful colour consideration

    thenational.ae 26 Mar '16, 7pm

    When a woman wears red she attracts more attention from men than when she wears any other colour. So say a number of studies. On the other hand, wearing blue while giving a speech will build trust and rapport between you and your audience. The psychology of colour and its effect on co...

  • Love laksa? Check out the #Singapore Food Carnival in Dubai this weekend:

    Check out the Singapore Food Carnival this weekend

    thenational.ae 14 Jan '16, 8am

    Check out the Singapore Food Carnival this Friday at Burj Plaza in Dubai. The one-day food festival will celebrate the best of Singaporean cuisine. Guests will get a taste of authentic, classic Singaporean dishes such as satay (spiced meat on a skewer); Hainanese chicken rice; laksa (...

  • Saint Laurent's new Dubai flagship is trademark Hedi Slimane - The National

    Saint Laurent’s new Dubai Mall flagship store is trademark Hedi Slimane |

    thenational.ae 29 Feb '16, 9am

    So who is Hedi Slimane? With the opening of Saint Laurent’s new flagship at Mall of the Emirates in Dubai, the first in the region to carry the brand’s new store concept, designed entirely by Slimane, the question is as pertinent as ever. Famously involved, Slimane has taken control o...

  • Emirates to lose world’s longest flight tag to Singapore Airlines

    Emirates to lose world’s longest flight tag to Singapore Airlines |

    thenational.ae 14 Oct '15, 5am

    It’s been a little over two months since Emirates announced that it will embark on the world’s longest non-stop flight when it starts its service to Panama City next year. The flight in question takes a mammoth 17 hours and 35 minutes, and is set to begin on February 1 when its Boeing...

  • Singapore Airlines jet collapses before flight to Hong Kong

    Singapore Airlines jet collapses before flight to Hong Kong

    thenational.ae 11 Oct '15, 10am

    SINGAPORE // A Singapore Airlines jet collapsed Sunday morning with no passengers or crew on board as an engineer conducted routine landing checks before a scheduled flight from Singapore to Hong Kong, the airline said. The carrier said in a statement that the nose gear of an Airbus A...

  • British toursit accused of stealing Rolex from compatriot in Dubai hotel

    thenational.ae 06 Oct '15, 10am

    DUBAI// A British tourist stole a Rolex watch worth Dh36,000 and a passport from a compatriot, the Criminal Court has heard. On Tuesday, DP, 29, denied the charges, telling judges he was drunk at the time when the theft was alleged to have happened. “So why was his word taken against ...

  • Louvre and Guggenheim to anchor new LVMH-backed gigamall in Abu Dhabi #SURPRISE #notsurprised #gulflabor

    Louis Vuitton linked firm to help develop luxury mall in Abu Dhabi

    thenational.ae 26 May '15, 8am

    A developer with ties to the owner of the Louis Vuitton designer label is to help build a 168,000 square metre luxury mall on Saadiyat Island connecting to Abu Dhabis three planned mega museums. The Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC), the master developer behind the amb...

  • Rolex watches top search on Dubizzle

    thenational.ae 13 May '15, 4pm

    DUBAI // Second-hand Ikea furniture, mobile phones and cheap deals on flat-screen TVs – these are what you would expect most shoppers to be hunting online. But classifieds website Dubizzle says the most searched-for item this year has been Rolex watches. “Rolex being the number one br...