Armani hotel: what’s in store?

After weeks of postponement - most recently caused by Europe's volcanic ash cloud - Armani's press office has finally confirmed the opening of the fashion label's first hotel for April 27.

Mohammed and Cruise light up Dubai Film Festival’s red carpet

Mayhem ensued as Hollywood heartthrob Tom Cruise walked the red carpet during Wednesday evening’s open ceremony for the 8th edition Dubai International Film Festival. However, it has to be said that even more than Cruise himself, it was the cheers that His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, drew when he walked the red carpet that really made the night for many of the excited fans.

At designer hotels, staff uniforms go haute couture

After all, Fashion TV will be up against the likes of the new Burj Khalifa Armani hotel, not to mention plans afoot for hotels in Dubai from Elie Saab and Karl Lagerfeld, the latter on Isla Moda, with uniforms designed by Victoria Beckham.

Is Tom Cruise coming early to Dubai?

The film was shot in Dubai last year and featured Cruise performing his own stunts on the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building. It's expected to premiere at this Decemeber's Dubai International Film Festival, and Cruise is also expected to visit India during the film's promotional tour.

From sand dunes to skyscrapers, Dubai charms

That’s why our tour group checks into the Armani Hotel (yes, designed and named after the fashion icon Giorgio Armani), which just happens to be in the aforementioned world’s tallest building — the 828-metre 160-storey Burj Khalifa.

Emirates Airline – Armani Hotel Dubai

Emirates Airline has teamed up with Armani Hotel Dubai and The Address Downtown Dubai to offer its First and Business Class passengers flying to or via Dubai, luxurious complimentary hotel stays.

Today’s entertainment news: Tom Cruise makes an impression in India

The highlight of the fourth sequel of the Mission Impossible franchise is a breathtaking stunt by Cruise atop the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building. The actor will attend the premiere of the film at the Dubai International Film Festival tomorrow night.

Depa venture wins four new contracts worth Dh100m

Interiors provider links up with Northern Ireland-based Mivan Gureni Lukwaro Depa, the interiors company that fitted out the world's tallest tower, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, has won four new contracts worth Dh100 million (US$27.2m). The Dubai company said its joint venture with Mivan, based in Northern Ireland, had won three orders in the UAE and one in Yemen. The largest of them is a 12-month project worth Dh60m for the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, which is scheduled to open in late 2012.

Will You Travel The Armani, Or Aston Martin Way?

Armani. A flagship in the brand’s steel-grey palate, looming over Milan’s Via Manzoni; a Dubai hotel, launched April 2010 with construction partner Emaar Properties. More hotels planned for Paris, New York, Tokyo and Shanghai. In talks to build a $600 million London hotel within sashaying distance of Harrods in London’s Knightsbridge.

Investors name Dubai as top Mideast FDI hub

Global investors put their faith in Dubai's economy, making the emirate the first and most-preferred choice for future investments in the Middle East, according to an international survey released yesterday. And 81 per cent of those surveyed who have investments in Dubai plan to maintain or increase their investments in the next three years.

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