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  • Is Big Brother watching you?

    Is Big Brother watching you?

    Abu Dhabi is investing $9 million to install surveillance equipment across the city. But from privacy issues to money matters, many analysts argue that CCTV is not the best solution to enhance security.

    March 3, 2010 1:31
  • Samsonite salutes the spirit of Motherhood with special collection

    Samsonite salutes the spirit of Motherhood with special collection

    As a tribute to the spirit of motherhood, Samsonite Group, the worldwide leader in innovative travel solutions, offers a special collection for Mothers' Day. As part of the range, Samsonite offers Cosmolite - the lightest and the strongest luggage in the industry, Hommage II - extending a unique mix of looks and durability, and Viktor & Rolf - an exclusive collection created in partnership with world-renowned fashion designers. The new collection is available at all Samsonite exclusive stores located at major shopping malls in the region Grand Stores in UAE. About Samsonite Group Samsonite is the worldwide leader in superior travel bags, luggage and accessories, combining notable style with the latest design technology and the utmost attention to quality and durability. Utilizing top designer expertise from around the globe, Samsonite creates unparalleled products that fulfill the travel and lifestyle needs of the sophisticated traveler. For 100 years, Samsonite has continued to build upon its rich design heritage. Samsonite markets products under the Samsonite, Samsonite Black Label, Lambertson Truex, American Tourister, Lacoste and Timberland brands. Samsonite, Life's a journey!

    March 3, 2010 12:00
  • More spending, healthier economy?

    More spending, healthier economy?

    Despite the global increase in consumer spending, there will be mixed benefits in the GCC due to the region’s varied demographics.

    March 2, 2010 4:13
  • Making friends with Facebook

    Making friends with Facebook

    Middle East brands are slowing starting to embrace the benefits of social media.

    February 25, 2010 1:06
  • Neither a borrower nor a lender be

    Neither a borrower nor a lender be

    Despite a slight upturn in lending, some say UAE banks are still reluctant to grant personal loans. But others believe that consumers are the wary ones.

    February 24, 2010 4:11
  • Visit Abu Dhabi or Dubai?

    Visit Abu Dhabi or Dubai?

    The UAE capital promises to be a “luxury global cultural destination”. But tourism officials insist Abu Dhabi is not competing with its northern neighbor.

    February 23, 2010 5:43