Today is International Day of Charity

MAF Ramadan Charity Campaign

Christmas Gift Guide 2014 Buy iPhone 6 at Apple Store Today, September 5, the world marks the International Day of Charity, which promotes charitable initiatives, educates and raises awareness of the importance of giving. And on this day, we can’t stop wondering – are popular movements such as the “Ice bucket challenge” a real charity […]

Oil Barons Charity Ball to auction priceless packages to benefit cancer charity

Packages to four world renowned sporting events to be auctioned in Dubai’s Meydan racecourse on March 8 Proceeds to benefit Friends of Cancer Patients society Fancy an exclusive round of golf with a three time European PGA tour winner? How about dinner with one of the UK’s premier Rugby Union teams or perhaps an opportunity […]

Traditional treats this Ramadan


Enjoy a sumptuous feast with friends and family at the Holiday Inn Dubai Al Barsha this Ramadan as the four-star hotel serves up traditional Sohour and Iftar in two fabulous venues. Have Sohour in the authentic setting of Al Sarab, the hotel’s Lebanese restaurant, which serves an a la carte menu of traditional favourites in […]

Small gifts from Horizon School children with BIG hearts


Children from Horizon School, Jumeirah, have been collecting ‘shoe boxes’ for the construction workers employed and living in the UAE. Supported by Marion Sinclair, Headteacher, children as young as 4, up to the age of 12, all focused on the school’s ethos of *respect and understanding towards others* and carefully packed shoeboxes with practical items […]

Sheikha Manal Launches “Manal Bint Mohammed Voluntary Program”

Sheikha Manal Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Women Establishment and wife of His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE Minister of Presidential Affairs, announced Tuesday the launch of “Manal Bint Mohammed Voluntary Program’, an initiative to train Emirati women on the basics and importance of voluntary work, especially […]