LANVIN celebrates 125 years of design in 2014

LANVIN celebrates 125 years of design in 2014

PARIS– The LANVIN fashion house founded by Jeanne Lanvin in 1889 celebrates its 125th anniversary in 2014. It’s the perfect opportunity to revisit the fascinating history of the oldest French fashion house. 125th anniversary on Lanvin.com The www.lanvin.com website will be welcoming a new section entitled “LANVIN HISTORY”. It will include a technological update specifically for this section to maximise the visitor’s visual experience. Photos of the Lanvin heritage unveiled for the first time, archive video footage […]

Dirty Dozen Spampionship – which country is spewing the most spam?

Dirty Dozen Spampionship – which country is spewing the most spam?

With the 2014 World Cup complete, and the Commonwealth Games just round the corner, we thought it was a good time to publish the latest SophosLabs Spampionship charts. We measured which computers in the world sent the most spam in the second quarter (April, May and June) of 2014, and turned our measurements into a pair of League Tables. The first table shows the amount of spam per country by pure volume, and the other […]

Expats share their fondest memories of ‘Ramadan in Dubai’

Expats share their fondest memories of ‘Ramadan in Dubai’

DUBAI- ‘Ramadan in Dubai’ stands out as a highly anticipated period for several expatriates, for it offers them a surplus of moments of togetherness with friends and family, an insightful window into the customs and traditions of an age-old culture, and the opportunity to embrace the spirit of giving by sharing some of their blessings with others, in addition to the relaxed festive atmosphere, a fun-filled calendar of events and rewarding shopping sprees at numerous […]

Hamdan Bin Mohammed directs establishment of UAE Hospitality Federation  

Hamdan Bin Mohammed directs establishment of UAE Hospitality Federation   

DUBAI- In line with the directives of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, the Dubai World Hospitality Championship revealed the establishment of UAE Hospitality Federation to position the UAE as a world leader in providing high-level hospitality services especially in terms of excellence, quality and creativity. The announcement was made during a Press Conference and Suhoor gathering held yesterday evening […]

Paralympian is the one for Azzam

Paralympian is the one for Azzam

ABU DHABI- A double leg amputee has been drafted into Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (ADOR) – Abu Dhabi’s Volvo Ocean Race competing team – to help take on the historic Artemis Challenge sailing race at Cowes Week in the UK this August 7. Keith Burhans, a 58-year-old paralympian from the USA,had both his legs amputated in 1995 after he was run over by a boat, but the determined sailor received prosthetic limbs just two months […]