Usher in Chinese New Year with four malls in Dubai & Northern Emirates

Mall events and entertaining activations curated for celebrations to welcome Year of the Rabbit

Dubai, UAE: The shopping mall and management division of Lulu Group International, Line Investments & Property (LIP) reveals exciting Chinese New Year plans to usher in the Year of the Rabbit with events, themed deco and lively Chinese performances across its Malls in Dubai and Northern Emirates from 20th to 22nd January.

The events at RAK Mall, Lulu Mall Fujairah, Mall of Umm Al Quwain and Silicon Central are curated to reflect the perfect balance of traditional and contemporary Chinese culture through  music, dance, food, and other cultural elements.

RAK Mall will have family activities starting 6pm with giant air mascot Rabbit and artists performing in Chinese themed costumes on 20th January, Chinese Dragon Show on 21st January and Chinese Lion Dance on 22nd January plus a beautifully decorated themed arch for the occasion.

Lulu Mall Fujairah visitors will enjoy a Chinese Lion dance on 20th of January, Giant Air Mascot Rabbit Shows on 21st January and Chinese Dragon Show on 22nd of January after 6pm. Take memorable photos with Chinese New Year themed decorated arch with friends and family.

Mall of Umm Al Quwain will have fun filled celebrations for Chinese New Year over two days with Chinese Dragon Show on 20th of January and lion dance next day. Visitors can take pictures with Chinese Themed decorated arch to capture memorable moments.

Silicon Central has also curated exciting activities for Chinese New Year celebrations from 20th to 22nd January with live entertainment at mall atrium and a themed set up for a festive oriental ambience and photo opportunities.

There is a Giant Panda Air Mascot with activities on 20th, Chinese Lion Dance on 21st and Chinese Dragon Dance with Air Mascot on 22nd of January from 6pm onwards in Mall Atrium.

All Line Investments & Property Malls place great emphasis on safety measures regarding COVID-19, ensuring the public areas remain a safe place to shop and dine in.

Start the Year with captivating celebrations at Silicon Central

Exciting shows curated to keep shoppers entertained

Start the new year filled with fun, energy and lots of entertaining shows and events at Silicon Central, Dubai’s latest lifestyle and shopping destination with roaming entertainment, monopoly, citrus week, petting zoo, Chinese New Year and India Republic Day celebrations.

For DSF Spend and Win Promotion until 29th January, customers can shop or dine to get chance to win up to 1 million Dirhams in cash, when spending AED 200/-. Also catch live DSF roaming entertainment from 6pm to 10pm across two weekends on 14-15th and 27th to 28th January 2023. Monopoly lovers can enjoy games at mall atrium from 14th to 15th January.

Silicon central will also host Citrus Week on January 19th at level 1 near food court area from 5pm onwards with fun interactive activities that includes Citrus art, games and win exciting prices during activation.

Animal lovers and kids can enjoy ‘Petting Zoo’ at Silicon Central on 20-22nd and 27-29th January and have fun photo opportunities with friends and family.

Mall visitors can enjoy also Chinese New Year celebrations with live entertainment with Giant Panda Air Mascot and activities on 20th, Chinese Lion Dance on 21st and Chinese Dragon Dance with Air Mascot on 22nd of January from 6pm onwards in Mall Atrium.

In partnership with Lulu Hypermarket, the mall will celebrate India Republic Day by displaying six different India Grain Millets in mall atrium from 25th to 29th of January, offering residents’ insights into this important commodity.

Silicon Central is strategically positioned 12 km from the city-centre and 15 km from Dubai Airport in Dubai Silicon Oasis, the first eco sustainable district in Dubai focused on low carbon footprint, AI, and technology. Silicon Central is conveniently located near the Dubai Al Ain Road where more than 350.000 cars pass by every day and it aims to offer a host of new retail outlets to the nearby community of 400.000 people as well as students attending the universities in Academic City.

January offers at Sumo Sushi & Bento

Matsuri Box, Ramen Festival and Weekly specials to be enjoyed

 

Dubai, UAE: Start the New Year by treating your friends and family to some amazing offers from Sumo Sushi & Bento. Enjoy the cooler season with delicious and wholesome dishes curated for the Ramen Festival, spice up your day with some Kimchee Ramen or treat the staff, friends and family with the Matsuri box that is becoming popular for parties and office gatherings.

January Weekly offer of Kimchee Ramen


Check out the Kimchee Ramen at Sumo Sushi & Bento. The Korean inspired Ramen is a perfect combination of spicy, tangy, and salty flavour. Made in a clear chicken broth, protein packed with beef Bacon, half fried egg and tofu. Topped off with Kimchee, bean sprouts, Enoki Mushroom, Wakame and Bamboo Shoot. Price is AED 50/-.

Matsuri Box 

Revel in the festive spirit with Samurai, Super California, Crunchy Crazy, Dynamite, Sweet Potato Crunch, and fresh slices of Tuna & Salmon in one box! Enjoy 50 pcs of sushi and sashimi for only AED 289/-available for takeaway & delivery or for Dine-in without the Box. Valid at all Sumo Branches, the Matsuri box is only available until February 28th 2023.

Ramen Festival

The annual Sumo Sushi & Bento’s Ramen Festival returns from now until the 28th of February 2023 in all outlets and will have twelve flavours, including two surprising ramen dishes that will be revealed in the new year. The festival will highlight twelve vegetarian and non-vegetarian ramen dishes including ones that are old favourites, best-selling ramens and dishes perfect for the winter with a perfect blend of sumptuous flavours.

For regular patrons,Sumo Mobile App is a most simple and convenient way to earn loyalty points. Collect Kenji Coins for every order and redeem them for FREE food and drinks (1 AED= 1 Kenji Coin). You can redeem the rewards without any minimum spend. Enjoy!

The special offers are available from 11am to 11pm at all Sumo Sushi & Bento outlets. For Booking, visit https://sumosushibento.com, download the Sumo Sushi App or call 800-7866(SUMO)

Stunning Festive Gift Ideas from Romanovamakeup

Shine bright this festive season with the perfect makeup products from Romanovamakeup, a one-stop destination for all your makeup gifting needs for your loved ones.

The Founder, Olga Romanova’s makeup philosophy is that makeup gives women an undeniable sense of self-confidence, reveals boundless energy, potential and possibilities. To her, a little touch of blush or mascara and a delicate lip gloss can instantly cheer you up and open your heart to everything that is most beautiful in the world.

This year, the brand makes your life easier with some beauty gift ideas ranging from the eyeshadow palette of every woman’s dream to the best lip gloss we all need. Romanovamakeup products are great for stocking fillers with their amazing array of products from makeup must-haves that adds the perfect touch of cheer for the holidays!

We have curated some makeup must-haves you can gift to yourself or give as a gift! 

1. Romanovamakeup Beauty Brush set

Romanovamakeup Beauty Brush set is beautifully and comes in an elegant red pouch and hence is an ideal gift for a beauty lover. This makeup brush set meets the application needs of all cosmetic products like powders, blushes, eyeshadows, highlighters and shimmer products. We also love other make up tools from the brand such as the two in one pencil sharpener.

2. Highlighters for a natural glow 

Romanovamakeup highlighters give users a natural glow and catches the natural light in a way that reflects off the high points of your face. Be it on your cheekbones, under your eyebrows to accentuate your eyes, or to emphasize your lips, they are a staple for the makeup bag.

3. Lipsticks and Lip glosses

Lipsticks and lip glosses from Romanovamakeup are available in gorgeous shades, designed to hydrate the lips while providing a smooth texture, high-shine finish, and moisturizing lustre to the lips depending on the product you choose. Infused with vitamins A and E, and aloe vera to moisturize and condition, this high-gloss formula can be worn by itself or over lipstick to boost shine. A makeup must-have for yourself or as a gift to light up your smile and match your holiday attires. 

4. Blushers and shades

We love the shimmer in the Romanovamakeup range.  It is perfect for festive make-up as the palettes come with shimmering shades and fabulous textures. The eyeshadow and highlighter palettes are designed in illuminating shades offering optimum coverage and will get you many compliments this holiday season.

5. Eyelashes

Romanovamakeup lashes are made of high-quality synthetics and are not tested on animals. These eyelashes are vegan and can be used up to ten times if handled with care and are ideal for all occasions.

Zahara Travel looks to Amadeus to enhance its customer experience with new products and services

Corporate travel specialist in Oman with over 50 years of experience partners with Amadeus to expand its premium customer offering

For more than 50 years, Zahara Travel has become renowned for demonstrating an entrepreneurial and pioneering approach to corporate travel. This strategy has helped the company gain prominence as a premium service-oriented organization, resulting in winning the “Oman Award for Excellence” in Tourism six times. Thanks to its collaboration with Amadeus, the corporate travel specialist plans to boost its level of automation to deliver an enhanced and more personalized customer service.

Zahara Travel has chosen to implement the latest cloud-based Amadeus Selling Platform, which delivers fast access to a comprehensive range of travel services using real-time connectivity for the most up-to-date inventory and pricing. To benefit customers further, Zahara Travel will deploy Amadeus Productivity Suite, which is a behind-the-scenes set of tools that enable travel consultants to focus on delivering the best customer service rather than the administrative processes that need to be managed. Amadeus Web Services is another key component of the agreement between the two companies.

Gautam Broota, CEO of Zahara Travel and Service Bureau LLC said, “As a pioneer in the Travel and Tourism business in Oman, we strive to offer our customers the most efficient and seamless award-winning service. Our partnership with Amadeus ensures we are using highly advanced products and services that enhance our ability to deliver customer service in a comprehensive and personalized manner. We are excited about the expanded range of solutions included in this agreement as it elevates our offering to the next level for all our stakeholders.”

Ernesto Sanchez Beaumont, Managing Director, Amadeus Gulf, adds: “Amadeus’ travel solutions will help enhance the services offered by Zahara Travel and is backed by our commitment to support our customers every step of the way to get the travel industry thriving again. Our aim is to help agencies in the region transition to using the latest digital and automated technology that boosts productivity and delivers the best customer experience. We are excited to work with Zahara Travel as we share a common goal in elevating the travel experience for everyone.”

As the travel ecosystem evolves, it is crucial for corporate travel agents to review and potentially upgrade the systems, processes, and tools in place, to keep up with rising consumer demand.

Sumo Sushi & Bento launches the Matsuri Box for the festive season

The beautifully packed box comes with 50 pieces of sushi ideal for parties, end of year celebrations and for gifting

Dubai, UAE: Sumo Sushi & Bento celebrates the festive season by introducing the Matsuri Box or the Festival Box with fifty pieces of the best-selling and customers favourite sushi that is ideal for gifting, birthday parties, picnics, family get togethers during the holiday period and New Year Celebrations from the 20th of December until the stocks are available.

Families can host a fabulous feast from the comfort of their home as the sushi rolls, already cut up into individual pieces can be enjoyed with chopsticks or with fingers and is an easy, hassle-free appetizer/snack. With so many choices to select from, it can be a hearty meal too. For added flavour, diners can enjoy the sushi by dipping it into soy sauce mixed with wasabi, and then use the pickled ginger as a palate cleanser in between bites as available in the Matsuri Box.

Available at just AED 289/-, Sushi fans will be able to indulge in 50 pieces of sushi rolls that includes Maguro Sashimi, Sake Sashimi, Dynamite Roll, Crunchy Crazy Roll, Samurai Roll, Super California Roll and Sweet Potato Crunch Roll.

The Matsuri Box offers both quality and value delicacies perfect for all occasions and is available for take-away, delivery and for Dine-In (without the box). It is available on the Sumo Sushi & Bento website and Mobile app.

For regular patrons,the Mobile App is a most simple and convenient way to earn loyalty points. Collect Kenji Coins for every order and redeem them for FREE food and drinks (1 AED= 1 Kenji Coin). You can redeem the rewards without any minimum spend.

The Sumo Sushi & Bento offers are available from 11am to 11pm at all Sumo Sushi & Bento outlets. For Booking: Visit https://sumosushibento.com or call 800-7866(SUMO)

Zak Zorro releases ‘Mere Siva Kaun Bey’

The new song is Zak Zorro’s 7th Music video shot in Dubai and featuring Dubai talents

Dubai, UAE:Zakeer Hussain, popularly known as ‘Zak Zorro’ released his latest music video ‘Mere Siva Kaun Bey’ this week. The Song has been produced by Icon Art Production, a Dubai based production company and has been filmed over 3 days at 5 different locations. The Featured cast in the video includes local talents Waleed Khan and Sherif Thomas.

“Al Jiyad Stables” located at Al Qudra and “Paintball Dubai” at Jebel Ali Shooting Club, Margham Desert Buggy Activities, Studio and Public Streets of Dubai, Icon Studio, and various Dubai Roads. This is Zak Zorro  7th Music video shot in Dubai, featuring Dubai talents over 40 Models, 30 Professional Dancers, creative talents, choreographers, and technical crew.     

Explaining his inspiration behind the music video, Zak said “My creative inspiration for the music video comes from my own life experiences and all the self-doubts and failures I overcame, but I never gave up on my vision and dream. I learned to always appreciate what I have and embraced everything God has blessed me with and worked hard to improve myself in every aspect of my journey. The song is a celebration of accomplishments and celebrating life. This is dedicated to everyone because everyone is unique and special. So “believe in yourself and live your dreams”

Speaking on the release, Zak continues to bring new style of Music and creative approach in the Music video and finding ways to inspire the audience with a thought of believe in yourself and accept and embrace whatever life has blessed you with.  

Zak sees himself as a global artist not bound by any single genre or style, he has always been influenced by world music and his vision is to record in as many different styles as possible. However, as a music purist he makes sure to follow important elements and protocols of each different genre in their pure form. Mere Siva Kaun Bey is a creative attempt of ethnic and modern hip hop with a touch of Bhangra.

‘Mere Siva Kaun Bey” released on 15th December ‘2022 on all the digital stores Spotify, iTunes, Amazon Music, Saavan & YouTube on the Zak Zorro channel worldwide.

About the singer

  • As a singer and music producer & Director, Zak has recorded over 70 singles in the last 4 years. 
  • A Versatile artist who has sung in various genres of music Pop, Rock, HipHop, Rap, Rock Ballad, Afrobeat’s, Reggaeton, Sufi, Qawwali, Dance Hall, EDM, Punjabi Bhangra.  
  • Released 7 music videos which have crossed over 15 Million+ audience worldwide. 

The listeners can also enjoy over 68 Songs in different genres, The Previous 18 Singles and Music Albums named “SOUL”, “Eternal Love”, “Afrolina”, and latest “Baby Dil Dena

Music lovers can enjoy Zak Zorro Music and Music videos on: 

YouTube : https://www.youtube.com/c/ZakZorro

Spotify     :  https://open.spotify.com/artist/7pibiAY1iDUqdWd8GPK61D

Mere Siva:

Connect to Zak Zorro on:

Instagram :  https://www.instagram.com/zakzorro5/

Facebook :       https://www.facebook.com/zakzorro5

Silicon Central welcomes popular Retail brands

New store openings at Dubai’s latest lifestyle and shopping destination for a diverse shopping experience

Dubai, UAE: Silicon Central, Dubai’s latest lifestyle and shopping destination  welcomes Sharaf Retail brands to Silicon Central with the opening of three flagship brands, Forever 21, a fashion and accessories label. Cotton On offering dresses, jumpsuits and off shoulder tops for girls and printed tees, board shorts and snapbacks for guys and Cotton On Body, an Australian active and loungewear brand for women.

Mr. Salim MA, Director Lulu Group said, “Our aim is to meet the evolving consumer needs and Sharaf Group brands at Silicon Central adds value by offering more variety and convenient shopping experience. As more shops open and with upcoming events, we hope to offer shoppers opportunities to create memorable moments at the mall.”

In addition to Sharaf Retail outlets, other new shops at silicon Central include Max, Starbucks, Bath and Body, Haagen Daz, Pappa Roti, Flormar, La Senza, Cutting Edge Salon for Men, Splash, Smart Vape and UFC Gym.

With a total of 81,500 sq m GLA and 3,500 car park spaces, Silicon Central will offer a broad mix of brands tailored to ensure shoppers’ complete satisfaction. Adding to the unique shopping experience, a diverse range of dining options will comprise 24 casual restaurants and cafes as well as 21 food court units, making it the perfect place to catch up with friends and families in an enjoyable atmosphere.

Silicon Central is strategically positioned 12 km from the city-centre and 15 km from Dubai Airport in Dubai Silicon Oasis, the first eco sustainable district in Dubai focused on low carbon footprint, AI, and technology. Silicon Central is conveniently located near the Dubai Al Ain Road where more than 350.000 cars pass by every day and it aims to offer a host of new retail outlets to the nearby community of 400.000 people as well as students attending the universities in Academic City.

Celebrate the Traditional Art of Japanese Ramen at Sumo Sushi & Bento

Enjoy traditional ramen dishes in different flavours during the Sumo Sushi & Bento’s annual Ramen festival

Dubai, UAE: Japanese food lovers can rejoice this winter as the annual Sumo Sushi & Bento’s ramen festival returns from now until the 28th February 2023 in all outlets and will have twelve flavours, including two surprising ramen dishes that will be revealed in the new year. 

The festival will highlight twelve vegetarian and non-vegetarian ramen dishes including ones that are old favourites, best-selling ramens and dishes perfect for the winter with a perfect blend of sumptuous flavours.

The ramen festival will feature an array of exquisite winter culinary treats to warm up during the cooler days in Dubai. An iconic dish from Japan, ramen is loved by food connoisseurs around the world as a popular delicious one dish meal.

The ramens are available in all outlets and for dine in guests, delivery and take away. Each dish comes with a calorie count and diners have an option to choose dishes with options for beef, chicken, seafood and vegetables.

Favourite ramen dishes at Sumo Sushi & Bento include Chicken Chashu Ramen, Chicken Miso Ramen, Gyoza Ramen, Niku Ramen, Sapporo Miso Ramen, Seafood Ramen, Vegetarian Ramen, Tempura Ramen, Cheese Ramen and Birria Ramen. Two new flavours to be added to the festival menu to further tantalize the taste buds of ramen lovers.

This month, the Town centre outlet will also show games on a large screen, providing the ultimate viewer experience in an inviting atmosphere ideal for all guests as they enjoy a curated meal for only AED 95/-.  This includes a selection of 2 Appetizers, Classic Bento and a choice of Soda or single serve Iced Tea. Guests can choose 2 appetizers from Rock n Rolls Shrimp, Chicken Gyoza, Harumaki, Edamame, or Salted Prawn Tempura. They can select a Bento dish from a choice of Teriyaki Chicken, Chicken Katsu, Beef Teriyaki, Chili Prawn or Garlic Prawn.

For regular patrons,Sumo Mobile App is a most simple and convenient way to earn loyalty points. Collect Kenji Coins for every order and redeem them for FREE food and drinks (1 AED= 1 Kenji Coin). You can redeem the rewards without any minimum spend. Enjoy!

The offers are available from 11am to 11pm at all Sumo Sushi & Bento outlets.

For Booking: Visit https://sumosushibento.com or call 800-7866(SUMO)

Romanovamakeup shines at the Women’s Exhibition 2022

Visitors loved the versatile makeup products and accessories and had a professional makeup artist on hand to offer tips and tricks for different looks

CAPTION STORY: Leading beauty brand, Romanovamakeup had an overwhelming response from lovers of beauty products at the recent Women’s Exhibition 2022 held at the Al Mahara Ballroom of Dubai Ladies Club.

The event was inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Juma bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum and Thoraya Alawadi, CEO of Thoraya Al Alawadi Group in the presence of local VIPs and guests.

With over two decades of experience as a professional makeup artist, Olga Romanova established the brand Romanovamakeup eight years ago. Olga’s passion led her to introduce a signature brand of cosmetics with exceptional cruelty-free ingredients that suits skin types of users from all over the world.

With core values that help cosmetic users express individuality and enhance their natural beauty, Romanovamakeup products are thoughtfully designed for individuals and professional makeup artists who use versatile and multifunctional accessories and colours to create flawless looks. Romanovamakeup also supports users with high-quality multifunctional brush kit along with stylish practical makeup bags, pencil sharpeners, eyelashes and also updates on new looks and products via their social media channels.

Romanovamakeup is available on http://www.romanovamakeup.ae