Best Job Ever: Engineering Takes Flight with Paige Kassalen It was hard believe I was there in Abu Dhabi. I took it moment by moment, like, "Okay. Now I gotta get in position. Next, I'll jump in the van. Then we'll head out to the runway." It was incredible, getting ready to catch the wing of the plane for the final time. The plane's wings were 236...
Investcorp Says Abu Dhabi's Mubadala to Acquire 20 Percent Stake
Abu Dhabi announced a plan last month to merge Mubadala with International Petroleum Investment Co., known as IPIC. The combination follows the decision to merge Abu Dhabi's two largest banks, National Bank of Abu Dhabi PJSC and First Gulf Bank PJSC, to create a lender with assets
Inside The $40K Abu Dhabi Suite At The St. Regis Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi suite that normally goes for $40,840 USD a night is opening its doors for the regular folk, in a series of brunch events that offer a lavish experience at a fraction of the cost.
Easily identifiable from a distance as the glass unit bridging two towers on the 48th and 49th floors,...
Oil Collapse Hits Fashion Markets
Even with the volume of Russian shoppers falling in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, management consulting firm Bain & Company reported marginal growth in the Middle Eastern luxury market last year. Tourism authorities say the drop in Russian spending was offset by an uptick in visiting Chinese, Saudis...
The Most Anticipated Luxury Hotel Openings Of 2016
Four Seasons Abu Dhabi, UAE
Located in the heart of the new Central Business District, the opening of the Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island will mark the first hotel for the chain in the Emirati capital. The property will open along a stretch of prime...
Four Seasons Preps For 2016 With 12 Exciting Openings In 2016, we look forward to the following openings:
Abu Dhabi, UAE – The first Four Seasons in the Emirati capital will be 200-room Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island, in the heart of the new Central Business District. The striking new building is on a prime stretch of...
PurseForum Roundup – July 31 Blingaddict posted this shot from Abu Dhabi's Grand Mosque.
Thank you for spending another month with us, Roundup Readers! We will wrap up July with these blooms from the Random Picture thread, which are brought to us by Mimmi. We will see you right back here in August, and in the meantime,...
Catherine Sarr: Abu Dhabi Sandra's Closet
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Orlebar Brown Satellite Photography Collection
Imagery of Abu Dhabi's crystal clear waters and infamous Ferrari World, Alaska's Malasapina Glacier and Kansas' Garden City crop circles have been applied to the brand's signature Bulldog swim shorts, T-shirts and Collins lightweight jacket, marking the first time the outerwear style has...
The World's Biggest Apple Store Is Coming To Dubai A second Apple Store is expected to open in Abu Dhabi, at the newly-opened Yas Mall.
Though Apple has not been present physically with its flagship stores in the Emirates, the iPhone maker has a strong grip on the retail market with Apple's Online Store UAE that opened in 2011. Also Apple...
The SS15 Men's Swim Shorts Style Guide
For an especially contemporary take, keep your eye out for designs covered in photographic digital prints, like Orlebar Brown's newly launched Satellite Photography collection which features – among other styles – shorts printed with stunning aerial shots of Abu Dhabi by photographer Alex...
This Week In Luxury
Fairmont Ajman joins a collection in the United Arab Emirates that includes Fairmont Dubai, Fairmont The Palm and Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi.
The New Face of the Whitney Museum Of American Art in New York
New Face of The Whitney, NY.
Renzo Piano's new structure for the Whitney...
Gulf Tourists Flock to Munich's Luxury Lifestyle as Paris Fades has lifted Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Doha to the airport's top five long-haul destinations. "The medical infrastructure that's developed to cater to them is truly amazing."
Munich is home to hundreds of clinics, specialists and hospitals treating the full spectrum of medical conditions. One of...
From Film to Fashion, Dubai Bids to be Creative Capital for Arab World There were 777 applications to make short films, TV series or commercials in Dubai last year, up from 741 in 2013; 146 TV channels broadcast from the emirate - although Dubai faces stiff competition from neighbouring Abu Dhabi to host blockbusters.
"Morocco's film industry is about 50 years...
Creating the Qi of Architecture: Jean Nouvel and the New National Museum Of China He has created architectural designs for, among others, the Louvre Abu Dhabi, The Torre Agbar in Barcelona, and the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has been the recipient of the Wolf Prize in 2005, and the Pritzker Prize in 2008. And last year, he was confirmed as the lead...
A Shopping Spree in Abu DhabiLast week, I flew to Abu Dhabi to greet the winner of the amazing contest with , and . Nadya Toncheva from Hamburg won a shopping spree at and we truly had a great time.
Abu Dhabi's premier lifestyle destination offers a world-class shopping experience while absorbing panoramic views of the...
Nicole Kidman Named Global Ambassador Of Etihad Airways
Shot in Abu Dhabi, Marseille and Prague, the video shows Kidman leafing through a book at the Strahov library; sipping on champagne; relaxing in the living room; and falling backwards onto the double bed, her strawberry locks landing in perfect disarray on the pillow.
The concept was...
Welcome to Abu Dhabi with Etihad Airways
Yesterday, I met my friend Catherine Sarr who lives between London and Abu Dhabi. She has just launched her jewelry collection (the golden bangles at my wrist) that can be found already at Colette and soon in Zurich at Meister.
Catherine took me to the Saddiyat Beach Club, a great place...
St. Regis to Open New Polo Resort In Dubai Regis has been actively committed to championing the sport of polo, expanding its polo presence in nearly as many destinations, hosting spirited polo matches and marquee events in everywhere from Abu Dhabi, the United Kingdom and Sonoma Valley, to Bangkok, Greenwich, CT and Singapore. St....
Most Prestigious Presidential Suites Around the World Regis Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates)
Want a stay with some suspense? Literally? Book this highest suspended hotel suite in the world, located at the St. Regis Abu Dhabi. The lavish suite connects the Nations Towers of the hotel at 656 feet above the ground, allowing you to take...