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    Wednesday Oct 22

    Sparkling debut

    Coach’s creative director Stuart Vevers debuted his autumn 2014 collection with a party at Sofitel Dubai Downtown.

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    Sunday Oct 19

    Labour of love

    ‘Camp Ka Champ’, a singing competition, was organised for construction workers at Muhaisnah, Dubai.

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    Sunday Oct 19

    Gary’s greatest hits

    Take That frontman Gary Barlow made his Dubai debut with a performance at the Media City Amphitheatre.

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    Wednesday Oct 15

    Hobnobbing with stars

    Guests and celebrities attended the soft opening of Cle Dubai restaurant at Al Fattan Currency House, DIFC.

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    Wednesday Oct 15

    Literary gathering

    Pakistan Change Initiative hosted a talk by author Howard Leedham at the Capital Club in DIFC, Dubai.

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    Tuesday Oct 14

    It’s the time to indulge

    Luxury jeweller and watchmaker Piaget opened its third boutique at the Mall of the Emirates, Dubai.

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    Monday Oct 13

    One for the coffee table

    David Macadam launched ‘Souks to Malls’, a book on the evolution of UAE retail, at the Ritz Carlton, DIFC.

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    Saturday Oct 11

    Start of new chapter

    A farewell dinner was held for Rambabu CH, manager for Air India, at the India Club in Dubai.

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    Monday Oct 6

    Fashion fraternity

    Studio 8 hosted designer Manish Malhotra’s bridal line showcase at the Westin Dubai Mina Sayahi.

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    Thursday Oct 2

    Celebrating a nation

    Dignitaries and diplomats celebrated Chinese National Day with a gala dinner at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Dubai.

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    Monday Sep 29

    Art imprint by 18 UAE artists

    As guitar maker Gibson turns 120, customised designs by 18 UAE artists were unveiled at Hard Rock Cafe and is on at the Dubai Mall until October 5.

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    Sunday Sep 28

    Patriotic revelry

    A party was organised to celebrate Chile’s National Day at Jumeirah Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi.

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    Sunday Sep 28

    Splurging on brands

    SoPritti, a fashion and lifestyle exhibition, was organised at the Al Murooj Rotana Hotel in Dubai.

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    Wednesday Sep 24

    Seven-year itch? No way

    Italian restaurant Frankie’s celebrated the seventh anniversary of its Jumeirah Beach Residence outlet.

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    Tuesday Sep 23

    Mexican fiesta at the Ritz Calton Hotel

    Expatriates celebrated the National Day of Mexico with a reception at the Ritz Calton Hotel in Abu Dhabi.

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    Monday Sep 22

    Dignitaries descend

    Abu Dhabi Hilton hosted a reception for guests during the 57th National Day of Malaysia.

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    Friday Sep 19

    Food and fun at Scafa

    The Pinoy Masterchef competition was held at the culinary school in Dubai

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    Thursday Sep 18

    Getting down to business

    The Entrepreneurs Organisation launched a UAE chapter with a party at the Conrad Hotel, Dubai.

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    Wednesday Sep 17

    Time for retail therapy

    En Vogue, an exhibition of designer clothes, shoes, jewellery, bags and shoes, was held at Al Murooj Rotana, Dubai.

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    Monday Sep 15

    Trendy spin on abayas

    Designer Al Anoud Badr launched the Lady Fozaza abaya collection at USH Boutique, Al Wasl Road, Dubai.

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    Sunday Sep 14

    A toast to all things Amy

    British entertainer Gyp Kenton and her band Back to Black payed tribute to Amy Winehouse at The Music Room, Bur Dubai.

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    Sunday Sep 14

    An Italian experience at American restaurant

    Dubai’s first Olive Garden, an Italian-inspired American restaurant, was opened in Al Safa.

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    Thursday Sep 11

    Evening of fashion at the Sofitel

    A preview of the Harvey Nichols Autumn/Winter collection was held at the Sofitel, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai.

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    Wednesday Sep 10

    Opening in style

    Guests attended the opening of the Armani Jeans store at Mirdif City Centre in Dubai

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    Sunday Sep 7

    Mixing fun and work

    Warner Bros hosted a consumer product Middle East summit at the JW Marriot Marquis Hotel in Dubai.