Oppo updates VOOC range of chargers; can charge 4,000mAh battery in 20 minutes

Increased consumption of power-hungry applications presents new energy challenges to phone users

Virgin Mobile UAE launches reward programme for customers

Accumulated points are converted monthly upon plan renewal and added to the Virgin Mobile in-app wallet

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SAP trains 43,100 MENA youth to code

More than 900 bootcamp graduates have gained employment through the project

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Interview: Edouard Meylan, CEO of H. Moser & Cie

He makes the strongest case yet for a more collaborative approach to watchmaking and the sharing of knowledge with anyone willing to learn

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Shifting gears with the Porsche 718 Boxster

The Porsche 718 Boxster is an example of how car manufacturers can make sportscar design inclusive, democratic and wholly appealing to the broadest-possible demographic

Highlights from the Dubai International Motor Show

Concepts were showcased, production models unveiled and ideas for the future of the car manufacturing industry – and the role of women in it – were discussed

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All you need to know about Dubai Watch Week

The fourth edition of the biennial Dubai Watch Week returns this month from November 20 – November 24.

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Sustainable menswear in the Middle East

An increasing number of menswear brands, both in the Middle East and globally, are embracing sustainability. But will more follow suit?

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Review: 3BK, Armani Hotel Dubai

Networking, dealmaking or just plain schmoozing – whatever the end goal of your business meeting, here’s where to head in Dubai with your associates

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Travel: 36 hours in Syracuse

A historic Grecian city with well-honed Italian cultural traditions


How Dubai-based Kachins became a leading homegrown menswear major

A bespoke menswear tailor in Dubai, Kachins, that has been operational for nearly four decades, is now going global

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Four iftars to try in Dubai

Here’s where to head for the best Iftars in Dubai with your associates during Ramadan

OPPO’s game-changing camera technology is coming soon to the Middle East

Dubbed the 10x Hybrid Zoom, it consists of a telephoto lens, a 120-degree ultra-wide angle lens and a 48mp main camera

New exhibition chronicles transformation of the UAE

The Founding Fathers Exhibition by photographer Ramesh Shukla also marks the launch of Shukla’s new book, The United Arab Emirates: Founding Fathers – Zayed and Rashid

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Retail shakeup: How AW Rostamani Lifestyle is changing its Dubai model

Greig Fowler, CEO of AW Rostamani Lifestyle, is spearheading a physical retail model in Dubai that puts digital innovation at the heart of everything it does


The three headphones you really need

If you need to break away from reliance on your living room speakers
 and still want the full sonic experience, take your pick from these world-class headphones


Car review: Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4-Door Coupé

We test drive the all-new take-your-family-along sportscar in Austin, Texas, and find that it handles the track just as well as it does the highway

Travel review: 36 hours in Bangkok

From upstart creative spaces and obscure bars to neighborhoods where a surprising urban tranquility reigns, Bangkok remains ripe for discovery

Dubai nightclub Mahiki closes down

The club opened in 2011 at the Jumeirah Beach hotel

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The best Eid Al Adha restaurant deals in Dubai

From a brunch that includes a staycation deal to another one that allows children to dine for free, these are the Eid Al Adha feasts you must try this week.

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Dubai is one of the ‘most prestigious markets’ for Bulgari

The design director spearheading Bulgari’s watch developments is all about the long game