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Kuwait - September 16,  2021:  Burgan Bank has celebrated the graduation of 26 young bankers, who have successfully completed a one-month induction training program. Organized by the Learning and Talent Development Department, the program provided deep-dive knowledge into the bank’s culture and operations, along with the specialized... ... Read more
September 15, 2021 — Ogilvy is pleased to announce that Ben Messiaen has been named Chief Client Officer for EMEA.Shared Paul O’Donnell, CEO Ogilvy EMEA, “Throughout his career at Ogilvy, Ben has effectively galvanized teams to drive transformative ideas that create impact. He brings to this role extensive experience using the ful... ... Read more
September 14, 2021:  Any girl worth her curls will tell you, finding the perfect haircare product can be tough, so all curly hair girls can rejoice! Cult hair care brand and winner of Allure magazine Best Hair Product Award has finally launched in the Middle East! Created with the textured hair girl in mind SASHAPURE is free from harsh su... ... Read more
Max Factor is delighted to introduce dynamic actor, philanthropist and producer Priyanka Chopra-Jonas as their new global ambassador and creative collaborator.  Priyanka debuted as the face of Max Factor by collaborating with the brand to create a desirable ‘Matte’ confidence look, which is guaranteed to bring out the strength... ... Read more
New logistics facility will help grow Aramex’s e-fulfilment businessKUWAIT – September 12, 2021 – Agility, a leader in supply chain services, innovation and investment, announced that the leading global provider of comprehensive logistics and transportation solutions, Aramex has selected the Agility Logistics Park (ALP) in Sulaibi... ... Read more
Jody Roberson, psychologist at The Learning Center, explains how children might express anxiety, and what steps teachers and parents need to take to address theseKuwait, September 11, 2021: As students prepare to return from their summer break and settle into the blended learning format, where they might have to go school on a few days and socializ... ... Read more
• Nissan Intelligent Choice (NIC) caters to the growing demand for Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicles in Kuwait• All Nissan CPO vehicles backed with up to two-year/60,000km manufacturer warranty Kuwait  - 05, September 2021:  Providing buyers with safety, value for money and peace of mind, Nissan Albabtain is bols... ... Read more
Photo Credit: Tom Monro Max Factor is delighted to introduce dynamic actor, philanthropist and producer Priyanka Chopra-Jonas as the new global ambassador and creative collaborator. Priyanka joins Max Factor as the face of major beauty campaigns and product launches throughout 2021 and beyond, starting with the new Facefinity All Day Flaw... ... Read more
Bringing together a fine blend of unmatched functionality and bold design. Presenting TARONGA - the new addition to the Rebel collection, an indispensable upgrade to your fashion forward style.Flanked by deep black, the analog-digital watch dons the shades of red to play up the mod quotient. arrests the eyes and mind in an instant. The watch is hou... ... Read more
It's the 14th branch opened by the Exchange House in the countryDate: 26/08/2021. Location: Fahaheel, KuwaitJoyalukkas Exchange, people's favourite exchange, opened a new branch in Kuwait earlier this week in Fahaheel, furthering the ease of money transfer and exchange in the country. It was inaugurated by His Excellency Sibi George, Ambass... ... Read more
August 31, 2021:  As we welcome the return of special occasions in everyday life, Pandora‘s six Global Muses - Evan Mock, Precious Lee, Georgia May Jagger, Cici Xiang, Tasya van Ree and Larsen Thompson - appear in Pandora’s new Wearing Occasions style series, directed by internationally acclaimed filmmaker Barbara Anastacio and sty... ... Read more
Providing Customers with New Different Sizes to Suit Their NeedsKuwait, August 31, 2021: Burgan Bank announced the upgrade of its safe deposit boxes at the Head Office branch with new sizes to offer customers a greater variety of options to store and access their valuables securely at their convenience. Burgan Bank upgraded this service in the... ... Read more
Kuwait – August 30, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000. The lucky winners are:  1. SAMI SAAD ALHUWAIDI2. SALEM DAASAN ALDAASAN3. MOHAMMAD ABDULREDHA ALSAHHAF4. AMNAH HAMEED SULAIMAN5. ISMAEIL SALEM ZAYED In additio... ... Read more
Kuwait – August 30, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000. The lucky winners are:  1. SAMI SAAD ALHUWAIDI2. SALEM DAASAN ALDAASAN3. MOHAMMAD ABDULREDHA ALSAHHAF4. AMNAH HAMEED SULAIMAN5. ISMAEIL SALEM ZAYED In additio... ... Read more


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MOON RACE A journey through space « Moon Race »  is perhaps the most exciting epic of modern times. This space race is staged through four key episodes in the conquest of the Moon. It combines the finest craftsmanship with lunar meteorite and the most spectacular natural stones. These four creations all feature an authentic fragment of the spacecraft that shaped history. Each of them has travelled more than a million kilometres in interplanetary space before being presented in the Louis Moinet travel trunk, which invites you on a journey through space.  FIRST ON THE MOON | 1966 Luna 9 was the Soviet space probe that made the first successful lunar soft landin ......read more

Kuwait – September 19, 2021:   Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:    • MOHAMED SAGEER BEERAN • SUHAD WARSAM ABDULLAH • FAISAL EISA ALI  • KINDA MOHANNAD ESKANDAR • AWATEF SAADOUN ALOTAIBI   In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires cust ......read more

consolidating its strategic commitment to investing in the future leaders of the banking sector    Kuwait 18, September 2021:  Burgan Bank announced the graduation of three executives from Harvard Business School Program for Leadership Development (PLD). The success of Burgan’s new Harvard Alumni is an achievement that reflects the effectiveness of the bank’s unique culture and strategic commitment to attracting and retaining talented individuals as well as investing in their professional development.  Mrs. Halah El Sherbini, the Group Chief Human Resources & Development Officer, said “Burgan has been steadily working on growing its pool of Ku ......read more

Kuwait - September 16,  2021:  Burgan Bank has celebrated the graduation of 26 young bankers, who have successfully completed a one-month induction training program. Organized by the Learning and Talent Development Department, the program provided deep-dive knowledge into the bank’s culture and operations, along with the specialized tools and skill sets necessary for the new employees’ roles in the bank.  The training program, delivered in a mix of live and virtual sessions through the eLearning platform, was designed to prepare the new employees to fill the position of bank tellers across Burgan’s branches. The program’s series of courses aim at hel ......read more

September 15, 2021 — Ogilvy is pleased to announce that Ben Messiaen has been named Chief Client Officer for EMEA. Shared Paul O’Donnell, CEO Ogilvy EMEA, “Throughout his career at Ogilvy, Ben has effectively galvanized teams to drive transformative ideas that create impact. He brings to this role extensive experience using the full spectrum of Ogilvy’s capabilities to generate value for our clients, especially as they continue navigating an ever-changing landscape. In his new role Ben will work in close partnership with our go-to-market team and the leaders of our five business units as well as with our expert groups and geographic market leaders.”   ......read more

September 14, 2021:  Any girl worth her curls will tell you, finding the perfect haircare product can be tough, so all curly hair girls can rejoice! Cult hair care brand and winner of Allure magazine Best Hair Product Award has finally launched in the Middle East!  Created with the textured hair girl in mind SASHAPURE is free from harsh sulfates or chemicals. SASHAPURE is the first haircare brand infused with USDA-certified organic and sustainably harvested, 3000-year-old Peruvian Amazon superfood Sacha Inchi oil. SASHAPURE is the ultimate curly haired girls MUST HAVE haircare products. All the products are proven to detangle, heal, and nourish, while offering anti-aging pr ......read more

Max Factor is delighted to introduce dynamic actor, philanthropist and producer Priyanka Chopra-Jonas as their new global ambassador and creative collaborator.    Priyanka debuted as the face of Max Factor by collaborating with the brand to create a desirable ‘Matte’ confidence look, which is guaranteed to bring out the strength in every woman.   The look consists of 5 of Priyanka’s favorites, must have make-up products from Max Factor to help you achieve the perfect matte look that lasts.   “If I feel confident, I feel most beautiful!” said Priyanka Chopra Jonas   To effortlessly transform your skin with a profes ......read more

Photo by Francesco Ungaro from Pexels Travel is one of the best things that you will ever do; after all, it is the one thing you buy that makes you richer. When you travel, you come back with a renewed sense of energy, knowledge about a host of different cultures and memories that will last you a lifetime. You will be stronger as a person, have a greater bond with those that you travelled with and experience things that you never would have been able to otherwise. When it comes to travel there are so many different types of trips that you can take, meaning it can be tricky to decide just where to go. This is why it’s a good idea to think about just what sort of travel ......read more

New logistics facility will help grow Aramex’s e-fulfilment business KUWAIT – September 12, 2021 – Agility, a leader in supply chain services, innovation and investment, announced that the leading global provider of comprehensive logistics and transportation solutions, Aramex has selected the Agility Logistics Park (ALP) in Sulaibiya as the location for its new 16,000 SQM e-fulfillment center in Kuwait. The opening of the new Aramex warehouse was attended by H.E. Dr. Matar Al-Neaydi, UAE Ambassador in Kuwait, Eng. Nader Sakeen, CEO of ALP Kuwait and GCC, Mr. Fadi Kikoloff, General Manager of Aramex Kuwait along with senior executives from both companies. Aramex&rsq ......read more

Jody Roberson, psychologist at The Learning Center, explains how children might express anxiety, and what steps teachers and parents need to take to address these Kuwait, September 11, 2021: As students prepare to return from their summer break and settle into the blended learning format, where they might have to go school on a few days and socialize with friends and teachers, socialization can become a huge challenge not just for students, but for teachers and parents as well in this back to school period.  Being socially distanced for more than a year has affected all members of society, including children. It has affected their social skills, and consequently reinforced their ......read more

• Nissan Intelligent Choice (NIC) caters to the growing demand for Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicles in Kuwait • All Nissan CPO vehicles backed with up to two-year/60,000km manufacturer warranty   Kuwait  - 05, September 2021:  Providing buyers with safety, value for money and peace of mind, Nissan Albabtain is bolstering its Nissan Intelligent Choice fleet of Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicles with the launch of first-of-its-kind manufacturer-backed warranty in the Middle East. Catering to a growing need for high-quality and cost-effective mobility, Nissan Intelligent Choice is an innovative program by Nissan that allows an increased number of bu ......read more

Photo Credit: Tom Monro   Max Factor is delighted to introduce dynamic actor, philanthropist and producer Priyanka Chopra-Jonas as the new global ambassador and creative collaborator.  Priyanka joins Max Factor as the face of major beauty campaigns and product launches throughout 2021 and beyond, starting with the new Facefinity All Day Flawless Airbrush Finish 3in1 Foundation campaign.  Max Factor is on a journey of transformation; with heritage rooted in Hollywood, the brand’s refreshed approach focuses on empowering its community to step into the spotlight, by co-creating effortless transformation through the brands portfolio of products.  As a mul ......read more

Bringing together a fine blend of unmatched functionality and bold design. Presenting TARONGA - the new addition to the Rebel collection, an indispensable upgrade to your fashion forward style. Flanked by deep black, the analog-digital watch dons the shades of red to play up the mod quotient. arrests the eyes and mind in an instant. The watch is housed in a high quality steel case, and is run by quartz movement. The hour and minute hands feature slit design whereas the second hand boasts of a sharp and precise arrow design. The signature ‘P’ alphabet emblem sits atop at the 12 o’clock hour marker. The black silicon strap lends it a snug fit on the wrist with lines of ......read more

It's the 14th branch opened by the Exchange House in the country Date: 26/08/2021 Location: Fahaheel, Kuwait Joyalukkas Exchange, people's favourite exchange, opened a new branch in Kuwait earlier this week in Fahaheel, furthering the ease of money transfer and exchange in the country. It was inaugurated by His Excellency Sibi George, Ambassador of India to Kuwait in the presence of Fahas Suri, 1st Secretary, Embassy of India to Kuwait along with other embassy officials  His Excellency Sibi George said, "I'm very happy to inaugurate this new branch of Joyalukkas Exchange. The fact that we can have more Indian business enterprises in the country shows that we ......read more

August 31, 2021:  As we welcome the return of special occasions in everyday life, Pandora‘s six Global Muses - Evan Mock, Precious Lee, Georgia May Jagger, Cici Xiang, Tasya van Ree and Larsen Thompson - appear in Pandora’s new Wearing Occasions style series, directed by internationally acclaimed filmmaker Barbara Anastacio and styled by stylist and editor Gabriella Karefa-Johnson. Now more than ever, any occasion - big or small - feels special: an excuse to celebrate and express ourselves through our style. Pandora’s Wearing Occasions concept allows us to rejoice in the everyday moments in life as well as the big events and milestones. The Global Muses encompass ......read more

Providing Customers with New Different Sizes to Suit Their Needs Kuwait, August 31, 2021: Burgan Bank announced the upgrade of its safe deposit boxes at the Head Office branch with new sizes to offer customers a greater variety of options to store and access their valuables securely at their convenience.  Burgan Bank upgraded this service in the aim of meeting the customers’ various needs and insuring their peace of mind. Designed with the best-in-class technology, the Bank’s secure safe deposit boxes are ideal for storing and securing valuable items. Now available in eight different sizes with competitive annual charges. The boxes are ultimately protected with exclusi ......read more

Kuwait – August 30, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:    1. SAMI SAAD ALHUWAIDI 2. SALEM DAASAN ALDAASAN 3. MOHAMMAD ABDULREDHA ALSAHHAF 4. AMNAH HAMEED SULAIMAN 5. ISMAEIL SALEM ZAYED   In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount ......read more

Reference : PELUG2000206 Carry your fashion statement with the all new Police backpacks for men and women. An ensemble of high-end style and signature Police elements, the backpacks come in varied designs, colors, finishes and materials. The spirit of the Police backpack collection lies in an unmatched urbanity that exudes your flair for individuality. A flawless and seamless addition to your personal style. Perfectly suited for travel, work and studies; the all new collection dons plenty of pockets and zippers to slide in your devices, belongings and knick-knacks. Sturdy and snug the backpacks are high on comfort and utility sporting enough space and length with adjustable straps. ......read more

Kuwait, August 26, 2021:  Burgan Bank has recently celebrated the graduation of 28 direct sales employees, following their successful completion of the two-week induction training program designed to familiarize them with the bank’s culture, operations as well as the banking industry’s essential knowledge, skills and best practices.  The program, prepared and delivered by the Learning & Talent Development Department, aims at providing the new Burganers with the necessary knowledge and practical experience prior to engaging in their duties in the bank. The training’s extensive courses introduce the participants to various banking fundamentals including sel ......read more

Researchers from Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation’s Qatar Genome Programme contribute toward global initiative that can lead to therapeutic targets in addition to the protection conferred by the vaccines Kuwait - August 23, 2021: In March 2020, thousands of scientists around the world united to answer a pressing and complex question: which genetic factors influence the wide variation in COVID-19 severity? Why are some patients severely affected while others escape with mild or no symptoms at all? A comprehensive summary of their findings to date, published in Nature – the world’s leading multidisciplinary science journal – revealed 13 loci, o ......read more

Trafalgar Luxury Group opens Stella McCartney boutique at Prestige, The Avenues, in Kuwait. In 2001, Stella McCartney launched her eponymous luxury fashion house – as a lifelong vegetarian, she has never used leather, feathers, fur or skin in any of her designs – a revolutionary stance, then and now. The socially-responsible label is the leader in  sustainable and cruelty-free luxury fashion, using eco-friendly materials, non-toxic chemicals, and natural resources in her collections. Stella McCartney is renowned for its sharp tailoring and sporty flare, embodying a modern and conscious femininity. The new boutique celebrates the world of Stella McCartney, reflecting th ......read more

Kuwait, August 25, 2021:  As part of its ongoing commitment towards satisfying its customers, Burgan Bank announced the relaunching of the special customers’ birthday tickets from the region's leading name in cinema innovation, Grand Cinemas, allowing them to celebrate their birthday in a unique and special way. Driven to accommodate its customers with the latest fulfilling lifestyle benefits, Burgan Bank will be gifting customers on their birthday with 2 free Grand Cinemas standard tickets. On their special day, customers will receive an email indicating that they are eligible to receive the tickets. To benefit from the the offer, they will have to visit Burgan Bank’ ......read more

Kuwait, August 23, 2021: Burgan Bank has launched the 2021 Summer Internship Program for Young Bankers designed to provide the students, who have a passion for the banking world, with the opportunity to access a hands-on professional experience in the banking sector. Through the four-week training program, the participants had the chance to implement their acquired theoretical knowledge in a business environment and to learn new skills. First launched in 2002, the yearly Summer Internship Program enables 17 talented students to acquire the experience as well as the key skills and competencies that facilitate their access to upcoming career opportunities in the banking industry.  T ......read more

Kuwait – August 23, 2021: Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:   1. HASSAN ABBAS SADAQAT 2. BASEM HASAN ALNASSAR 3. BASEM HASAN ALNASSAR 4. WASMEYAH JASSIM ALRUJAIB 5. TALEB AHMAD IBRAHIM ALBAGHLI   In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount of KD 50 ......read more

Kuwait 19, August 2021: Burgan Bank announced the renewal of its existing business fleet of vehicles with the latest luxury models from Al-Sayer Car Rental & Leasing company. The new Toyota, Lexus and Granavia luxury models will replace part of the bank’s existing fleet.  Hamed Mohammad Al-Humaud - Manager- Procurement - General Services Administration at Burgan Bank, said “In line with Burgan’s policy to partner with the leading products and services providers to support the bank’s operations, we are committed to sustain our partnership with Al-Sayer Car Rental company. Along with the quality of the rented vehicles, the bank appreciates the highly profe ......read more

Kuwait – August 15, 2021: Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:  1. RATNA MOHAN PRASAD 2. SADEQ HAMZAH ALSALMAN 3. WAEL HUSNI BAIDAS   In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount of KD 500 in their account for two months prior to the draw date. Additionally, ev ......read more

Kuwait - August 12, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced an offer in collaboration with E-market, one of the best local electronic gadgets’ platforms is in line with the bank’s commitment to continuously provide its customers with a variety of special and exclusive promotions that suit their needs.    The offer will be available at E-Market’s Shuwaikh store from the 12th to the 14th of August, or until stock lasts. Burgan Bank customers can get one free JCPal screen protector with a one-year warranty and can change it as many times as they want to, simply by showing any valid Burgan Bank card under the applicable terms and conditions.  Burgan strives to pr ......read more

Kuwait – August 11, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:    1. NASER ABDULAZIZ ALAWADHI 2. ANDREW SALEEM SAMAAN 3. ABBAS AHMAD ALHADDAD 4. BADER MANSOUR ALQATTAN 5. PAUL VALIYA DEVASSY   In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount of ......read more

August 08, 2021:  When it comes to self-expression through style, options are key. The innovative new designs from the Pandora Moments collection are all about freedom – to choose your own look and tell your own story. The debut charm holders, key rings, hoop earrings and charms offer fresh ways to wear your favourite charms and take them to totally new places. Crafted in Pandora’s signature high quality metals, the styles invite you to creatively customise your earrings, keys, bag, wrist or belt to suit any mood or occasion. “We tell our personal stories through our charms and how we wear them, whether on our wrist, neck, ear or beyond,” say Francesco Terz ......read more

Kuwait – 2, August 2021: As part of the summer celebrations, Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Company (AABC), the authorized dealer of Nissan vehicles, is offering its fans the ultimate deal this summer wherein they can purchase their popular Nissan models at great prices and packages on top of the highest trade-in value for their used vehicle, saving customers’ time and effort of selling their old cars. Whereas Nissan customers can benefit from the 5 years peace of mind offer provided by Nissan Al-Babtain, which includes five years warranty with five years of free maintenance or 100,000 km, and five years of roadside assistance service in addition to free traffic registr ......read more

The Wall’s colossal screen measures in at over 1,000 inches, creating an expansive canvas for showcasing content  August 2, 2021: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today launched the 2021 model of its boundary-pushing modular display The Wall (Model Name: IWA) globally. With the new AI processing technology, upgraded 120Hz frame rates, and versatile installation options, this year’s The Wall once again reimagines display technology to give businesses boundless flexibility to showcase content.  “Samsung is dedicated to creating the most innovative displays for those at the forefront of video creation and brand experiences,” said Hyesung Ha, Senior Vice Pr ......read more

Kuwait – August 02, 2021: Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:  1. NISREEN ALI MAHFOUDH 2. DANA ABDULRAHMAN ZUBAID 3. IQBAL EISSA ALATTAR 4. HAMAD ABDULLAH ALATEEQI 5. MOSTAFA JASSIM ALMUTAWAA     In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount of KD ......read more

Kuwait – 29 July- 2021:  Burgan Bank K.P.S.C. announced its financial results for the second quarter ending on 30th June 2021.  Burgan has generated revenues of KD 64.2mn in Q2’21 as compared to KD 47.2mm in Q2’20, an impressive increase of 36% Y-o-Y. The strong revenue growth was driven by higher Non-Interest Income, which increased from KD 14.7mn in Q2’20 to KD 28.8mn in Q2’21. Burgan’s Net Interest Income also grew to KD 35.4mn in Q2’21 (vs KD 32.5mn in Q2’20), a 9% Y-o-Y increase. The Net Interest Margins improved by 30 Basis Points Y-o-Y to reach 2.4%.  The Operating Profit increased by 67% Y-o-Y to KD 39.9mn in Q2&r ......read more

The world’s greatest Olympian visits the OMEGA Showcasing in Tokyo. July 28, 2021:  Although it was his first visit, Michael Phelps was in familiar territory at the Official Timekeeper’s Showcasing in Tokyo. The American swimmer has been a friend of the brand since 2004, or in his own words, a relative. “OMEGA has been with me through all of my gold medals, for 21 years. It’s a family”. The most decorated Olympian of all time is well versed in OMEGA’s timekeeping story, with first-hand knowledge of how crucial a split-second can be, given his narrow-margin win over Milorad Čavić at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. Reflecting on ......read more

Highlighting its commitment to nurturing promising talents to prepare the future leaders of the banking sector Kuwait, July 28, 2021:  Burgan Bank has launched in February 2020 its pioneering training program “Ro2ya”, managed by the Learning and Talent Development Unit, part of the Human Resources & Development Group. This initiative confirms Burgan’s firm commitment to implementing its pivotal human capital development strategy. Under Ro2ya, the training programs are provided in the bank’s modern training center and through the online learning and development portal to support the capabilities of talented employees and qualify them to acquire the latest w ......read more

• Year-to-date sales in the Middle East exceed around 20,000 units until end of June 2021, growth of 97% compared to the same period last year • MG Motor enjoyed an outstanding performance during the month of Ramadan with growth of 274% vs last year and a strong market share of 4.1% • Saudi Arabia ranks first in sales volume followed by record-breaking market share from Oman   (27 July 2021, Middle East) New car buyers across the GCC continue to snap up MG cars in record numbers, with the British-born brand recording best-ever six month sales of over 20,000 vehicles in the GCC and the Middle East. Despite the challenges faced in 2020, consumers showed their ap ......read more

A Strategic Digital Transformation Initiative to Enhance Employee Engagement   Kuwait- July 26, 2021: Burgan Bank announced the launch of “Burgani”, its HR mobile application as part of its strategic digital transformation initiative aiming to automate HR processes and boost employee’s engagement. Burgan HR application is a new milestone that translates the bank’s vision to maximize its stakeholder value by leveraging operational and technological capabilities and support internal corporate functions.  The application was developed through a robust collaboration between the HRD Group and the IT Group that helped design the application’s f ......read more

Kuwait – July 26, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:    1. HIYAM ALI ALAWAM 2. KHALED FAISAL ALSUBAIE 3. SHEIKH MUBARAK FAISAL ALSABAH 4. ABDLREDHA ALI ALBAGHLI 5. AISHAH ALI AKBAR   In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount of KD ......read more

25, July 2021:  Standard Chartered expects global growth to rebound to 5.8% in 2021 from -3.3% in 2020 as economies reopen and vaccination rollouts gain momentum.   According to the latest Global Focus – containing the Bank’s economic forecasts for Q3 – it sees two key downside risks to the outlook: (1) a more extensive resurgence of pandemic cases resulting from new variants, which could force the extension or re-imposition of restrictions; and (2) a more sustained surge in inflation that damages consumer confidence and forces a swifter tightening of monetary policy.   The two risks are linked, as current supply-chain pressures (and related costs ......read more

Kuwait 25, July 2021: Burgan Bank’s prepaid and credit cardholders can now benefit from the exclusive monthly ‘Mega Hit Offer’ through its partnership with ‘Best Al-Yousifi’, the leading electronics store in Kuwait. The bank’s valued customers will be given the chance to purchase “Black & Decker Digital Air Fryer Oven 12 Liters” for a special discounted price on Sunday, 25th of July, 2021. The offer provides limited quantities of the highly demanded air fryer and is valid for 24 hours only. Customers can benefit from the ‘Mega Hit Offer’ while making other purchases only through the "Best Al-Yousifi" website ......read more

Kuwait, July 19, 2021: On the occasion of Eid Al Adha, Burgan Bank is offering its Youth account customers a KD 50 discount at Unique Hype. Unique Hype is one of the trendiest stores for streetwear clothing, limited-edition sneakers and apparel. Burgan Bank Youth cardholders can avail the offer on the shoes collection throughout the Eid holiday at Unique Hype store at Al Hamra Mall.  Burgan Bank’s partnership with Unique Hype is part of the Bank’s objective to expand and diversify its promotional offers to the Youth account customers.   ...read more

Starting July 17, 2021 Kuwait Airways re-instates two weekly services between Munich and Kuwait City. The route is operated on Thursdays and Saturdays with a brand new Airbus A320neo. “We are very pleased that Kuwait Airways has decided to re-launch flights to Munich and we expect a good response to the route this summer” states Oliver Dersch, Vice President Traffic Development Munich Airport. Along with Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways flights, there will be a total of 19 weekly departures from the Gulf region to Munich this July and potentially more to come in the following months.  In 2019, 1.7 million passengers traveled on flights between Munich and the Gulf ......read more

EYE TALK (KALAM AL 3YOUN) with SIGNATURE LINER + DOUBLE TROUBLE MASCARA July 15, 2021:  Ever wondered what’s in Amy Roko’s beauty essentials? Look no further! Amy selected her all-time favorite products from Wow Beauty Forward, and they are no other than our most-loved Signature Liner & Double Trouble Mascara. As a Modern East brand that’s heavily invested in women empowerment & self-celebration, who better to have as an icon for this campaign than the one and only Amy Roko? Launching on the 15th of July 2021, your soon to be your partners-in-glam have been dressed up in a limited-edition “Amy Roko X Wow Beauty Forward” packaging reflecting he ......read more

July 15, 2021:  With Eid Al-Adha approaching soon, Pandora has put together a gift guide featuring the latest Pandora Signature collection.  From the latest Pandora Signature I-D bangle available in three different metals, to elegant rings, treat yourself or your loved ones with Pandora during this special occasion. Pandora Signature I-D bangles Elevate your look with the latest Pandora Signature I-D Bangles. Available in three different metals, each bangle is expertly hand-finished in high quality materials, and features the iconic Pandora logo with unique details. Wear it your own way and create an iconic stack with multiple bangles or wear your favourite alone to make a st ......read more

Kuwait, 15 July - 2021: Burgan Bank announced today that it will be officially closed during Eid Al-Adha holidays, starting from Monday 19 July until Saturday 24 July 2021. Burgan Bank will resume business on Sunday 25 July 2021. The Airport Branch will serve customers during the Eid holiday from 8:00 AM until 7:00 PM. On this occasion, Burgan Bank extends its best wishes and greetings to everyone.    ...read more

Beholds the charm. Casts a spell. Enchants like no other. The apogee of workmanship transcending over centuries.  Presenting Monceau Tourbillon - a whirlwind in horology.  July 15, 2021:  Preserving years of meticulous engineering and intricate aesthetics within, this Saint Honoré timepiece commands admiration and awe. A marvel of modern watchmaking encompassing pure elegance and uninhibited luxury.  Experience the magic come alive with the pristine skeleton dial and see-through case. Witness the virtuoso craft, take a peek into the veracious timekeeping that allures from within. Wreathed at your wrist, the Monceau Tourbillon tethers with your panache for ......read more

Reaffirming its active role in supporting initiatives of environmental awareness and protection  Kuwait, 13, July:   Burgan bank announced a new dynamic partnership with the Scientific Center of Kuwait (TSCK) - one of the centers established by the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) - as part of the bank’s endeavors within its social responsibility program and strategic sustainability initiatives to support the efforts of protecting the environment and raising the public’s awareness of environmental issues.    This one-year partnership with the Scientific Center reaffirms the bank’s commitment to strengthen the coordin ......read more

FOR GENTLEMEN OF DISTINCTION Mouawad’s heritage of crafting the extraordinary ‘for him’      July 13, 2021:  Blazingly brilliant, the limited-edition Mouawad Grande Ellipse Galaxy is a timepiece that unites Mouawad’s Swiss watchmaking heritage with its tradition of crafting the extraordinary for gentlemen of distinction. Available in 18-karat white gold, the Grande Ellipse Galaxy collection encompasses models that are fully studded with diamonds or diamonds and rubies – giving the essence of traditional Swiss watchmaking a luxurious incarnation where precious gems and impeccable timekeeping blend in one.  With the same exactin ......read more

Kuwait – July 13, 2021: Burgan Bank today announced Mrs. PAMELA BORATA CUENCA as the winner of the Value Account KD 4000 draw. The winner expressed her excitement of winning the cash prize of KD 4,000. Dedicated to offer the best in-class services, Burgan Bank’s Value Account presents customers with exceptional features which were specifically designed to suit the needs of expatriates living in Kuwait. Account holders will be able to enjoy matchless benefits that include receiving a free credit card for one year, application for a loan, in addition to a chance to enter the quarterly draw to win KD 4000 as well as other discounts from selected merchant stores.  Burgan B ......read more

July 12, 2021:  LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced its preliminary earnings results for the second quarter of 2021. LG reported tentative consolidated revenues of KRW 17.1 trillion, an increase of 48.4 percent from the same quarter the previous year and the highest quarterly revenue in the company’s history. Operating profit of KRW 1.1 trillion is expected to be 65.5 percent higher than the second quarter a year ago. With the official closure of the LG Mobile Communications Company at the end of the month, the unit’s earnings will not be reflected in this quarter’s earnings report and will be treated as discontinued operating losses. Earnings for the first qu ......read more

Polo Ralph Lauren welcomed the below guests to The Polo Ralph Lauren Suite at The Championships, Wimbledon. This year marks the brand’s 16th year  as Official Outfitter of The Championships, Wimbledon, outfitting all Chair Umpires, Line Umpires, Ball Persons and Grounds People.   Guests enjoyed a drinks reception, seated lunch and afternoon tea, whilst watching the men’s finals on court.   All guests are dressed in Ralph Lauren    Attendees include:   • Priyanka Chopra Jonas • Jonathan Bailey  • Kathryn Newton • Paapa Essiedu  • Arlo Parks • Hugh Skinner  &b ......read more

Kuwait – July 11, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:    1. THOMAS JOHN JOHN 2. FATEMAH ABDULLAH ALI 3. VELUSAMY ARUMUGAIM 4. HAMAD MOHAMMED ALSAAD 5. MOSTAFA JASSIM ALMUTAWAA     In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount o ......read more

July 11, 2021- BFL (Brands For Less) Group, one of the world’s leading off-price retailers of fashion and homeware, hits another milestone in its expansion goals in 2021 with the successful opening of the first Brands For Less store in Kuwait. Kuwait is known to be one of the fastest growing markets in the region and a major destination for fashion brands with a strong purchasing focus in the retail sector. Driven by high demand of loyal customers and the company’s goal to reach wider market, BFL (Brands For Less) opens its first branch at Terrace Mall, Salmiya. This new store spreads over an area of 1,400 square meter and offers a wide selection of off-retail priced goods.&nb ......read more

July 11, 2021: Rado ambassador Ash Barty’s star is rising higher and higher. In a interview last year with ABC News she was quoted: “One day I would love to be the champion here, it’s a dream”. That dream became reality on Saturday, when she defeated Karolina Pliskova in the final of the oldest and most prestigious Grand Slam tournament - Wimbledon   Even before her latest exploit, the 2021 season has been a terrific one for the Australian tennis star. Ranked World Number 1 since June 2019, she has already added three more singles titles to her impressive personal record. After her win at the Yarra Valley Classic in Melbourne in February, she claimed the ti ......read more

Kuwait – 10, July 2021: ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners (ASAR), Kuwait’s leading and most prominent corporate law firm, and one of the region’s top tier firms, is pleased to announce that it acted as Kuwaiti legal counsel to the consortium comprised of WTE Wassertechnik GmbH and International Financial Advisors Holding KSCP on Umm Al Hayman Wastewater Treatment Plant PPP Project which recently won the IJGlobal 2020 MENA Award for the best sewage water treatment deal in the MENA region. This project was also previously recognized as the 2020 Middle East PPP Deal of the Year by Project Finance International (PFI) magazine. Both IJGlobal and PFI magazine are reputable and lea ......read more

July 08, 2021:  Jewellery that serves as a reminder of what drives you in life. Sophisticated and iconic, the new designs joining the Pandora Signature collection speak volumes about who you are. Embrace versatile styling that stands out and choose a mix of effortless statement pieces to elevate your look for any occasion. “Creating something clean that is also recognisable is one of the most difficult things to do in design. The new pieces in this collection capture those two ideas perfectly,” say Francesco Terzo and A. Filippo Ficarelli, VP Creative Directors, Pandora. The minimalist bangles are designed to be worn alone as a statement, or stacked in different ways ......read more

Burgan supports “Diraya” Campaign to enhance the public’s financial culture as part of its sustainability strategy and social responsibility program Kuwait- July 8, - 2021: Mr. Masaud Mahmoud Jawhar Hayat, Vice Chairman and CEO of Burgan Bank Group, spoke in an interview about Burgan's support for “Diraya” campaign launched by the Central Bank of Kuwait and the Federation of Kuwait Banks in cooperation with Kuwaiti banks. He affirmed Burgan’s support to the efforts of educating customers and informing them more about their rights and duties in banking transactions within the framework of the bank’s sustainability strategy and as part of its so ......read more

Archie Renaux  • Polo Ralph Lauren RL67 Houndstooth Tweed Jacket • Polo Ralph Lauren Yellow & Navy Striped Silk Tie  • Polo Ralph Lauren Navy  Chino Trousers  • Polo Ralph Lauren Classic Oxford Shirt    Ashley Thomas  • Polo Ralph Lauren Twill Double Breasted Blazer  • Polo Ralph Lauren Navy Knitted Silk Tie  • Polo Ralph Lauren Linen Tailored Trousers  • Polo Ralph Lauren Tan Leather Brogues  • Polo Ralph Lauren White Linen Pocket Square    Ben Simmons • Polo Ralph Lauren Lauren Green Varsity Jacket  • Polo Ralph Lauren ......read more

Kuwait – 6 July – 2021:  Burgan Bank, announced today Mr. MOHAMED NAGUIB ABDELHADI as the lucky winner of the draw prize of Al-Thuraya Salary Account monthly draw.  The draw rewards new and existing customers who transfer their salary to Burgan Bank by offering them a chance to win KD 10,000 every month. Each account holder has one chance to enter the draw. The Al-Thuraya account holders have the option to hold money in Kuwaiti Dinar and other major currencies and can access account-related services such as standing orders, loans and credit cards, and benefit from the discounts and offers throughout the year. ...read more

Kuwait, 04 July 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the free Eideya Delivery service to Premier Banking Customers in collaboration with “Qiblah” company for concierge services. This service enables Premier Banking customers to receive new bank notes before the Eid holidays at their offices or homes, avoiding the hassle of waiting in the branches at that time of the year.  To request this service, Premier customers can simply contact Qiblah concierge services starting 10 am until 4 pm, by calling 22317755 or emailing Burganpremier@qiblah.com.kw to request the amount of Eid money required and state their address in order for the concierge messenger to deliver it accor ......read more

July 04, 2021:  Unveiling the exceptionally crafted all new seasons selections. A homage to women with unabridged style, presenting the curated AIGNER timepiece and jewellery collection. The legendary horseshoe case amplifies the appeal of the rose gold plated stainless steel watch. Striking design on the mother of pearl dial courses to the bracelet and runs through it, wrapping your wrist in plush glamour. The jewellery with the iconic 3D ‘A’ logo and dazzling crystals is a peerless stunner.  While you strike a perfect balance between work and your social life, the AIGNER collection adds a flair of sophisticated elegance wherever you are. Synonymous to finesse, the ......read more

Offering customers the chance to win 9 million Burgan Reward Points    Kuwait, June 30, 2021: As part of its ongoing strategy to provide its customers with an exceptional experience, Burgan Bank is pleased to announce the launch of its summer “Millionaire Challenge”. The all-new initiative will provide three customers an opportunity to win 3 million Burgan Reward Points each. Unlock a world of rewards by earning Burgan Rewards with every 1 KD spend on the Bank’s credit cards, locally and internationally. Increase your chances for winning the more you spend using your credit cards to become the next Millionaire.    After more than a year ......read more

Amplifying palatine's voice  June 30, 2021:  In light of the ongoing violence and occupation in Palestine, we are bringing together a group of activists, journalists, and academics to share their perspectives on the current situation and explore how we can collectively highlight the reality on the ground from the Palestinian perspective. ...read more

Kuwait, June 29, 2021:  As part of its commitment to support the government’s efforts to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic, Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, has joined forces with the Ministry of Health in Kuwait to hold a vaccination drive for its employees.    Rico Lin, CEO, Huawei Kuwait said: “We would like to extend our gratitude to the Ministry of Health in Kuwait. They have supported us to ensure the success of this vaccination drive and are playing an important role in protecting our employees as well as Kuwait’s society as a whole, in line with the government&rsquo ......read more

In 2003, Global Innovations developed an ERP solution for the travel sector, which is now used by more than 100 companies. For many years, Global Innovations used dedicated hosting - meaning each customer had its own infrastructure, but this came with high costs.  In 2019, Global Innovations designed a solution to address a new customer segment. “But the development was much more complicated,” explains Kabir Ali Baig, CEO and founder of Global Innovations. “This was particularly due to the large number of suppliers that had to be integrated into the tool.” To become more competitive in the market, Global Innovations decided to look for an alternative to dedica ......read more

June 29, 2021:  Summer is all about fun, freedom and playfulness. This season, Millie Bobby Brown has selected four new Pandora Me charms that invite you to be bold, confident and show off your personality.    “Pandora Me is about self-expression through symbols, similar to how hidden tattoos can have covert meanings,” say Francesco Terzo and A. Filippo Ficarelli, Pandora’s VP Creative Directors. “Each charm can take on endless unique and personal meanings to different people.”  Style the colourful micro-sized dangle charms together on chunky chain bracelets and necklaces, pairing them with your favourite summer outfit to curate a ......read more

Enhancing customer engagement through best-in-class offers  Kuwait, June 29, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced the launch of its latest campaign in cooperation with Talabat, the leading online food delivery platform. This new campaign is aligned with the Bank’s strategy aimed at developing sustainable relationships with its customers through the best-in-class offers that suit their lifestyle.  Throughout the campaign period extending from June 15 to July 15, Burgan will provide its customers with up to 30% discount on their orders through Talabat.com. Customers holding Burgan credit cards including Haiba, Qatar Airways Mastercard World, Qatar Airways Titanium Masterca ......read more

  I received a box full of goodness from BABOR. 'Made In Germany', these products are what we need to navigate through the summer along with mood swings and maturing (hahaha..growing old).  From cleaing to nourshing, layering and hydrating every need is taken care of by the revolutionary products developed all in their in house factory in Germany after great research and development using all natural products and by being ethical. After a week long use I could clearly notice that my skin looked brighten from morning to night!   HY-OL   Hydrophilic cleansing oil made from natural soy, sesame and peanut oil and quillaja extract for all skin type ......read more

Kuwait – June 28, 2021:  Burgan Bank announced today the names of the daily draw winners of its Yawmi account draw, each taking home a cash-prize of KD 5,000.   The lucky winners are:  1. ALIAH BINT SALEH SEHAIMI 2. MAMOUN ABDOULAH HASAN 3. SALEM HAJJI ABDULLAH ALFARHAN 4. JAWAD NASER ALI MOHAMMAD 5. SAYED REZA MOUSAWI   In addition to the daily draw, Burgan Bank also offers a Quarterly Draw with more chances to win higher rewards, offering the chance to one lucky customer to win KD 125,000 every three months. The Yawmi Account offers Daily and Quarterly Draws, wherein the Quarterly Draw requires customers to maintain a minimum amount of K ......read more

“Apple Airpods Max” From “Best Al-Yousifi” Kuwait 26, June, 2021:  Burgan Bank’s prepaid and credit cardholders can now benefit from the exclusive monthly ‘Mega Hit Offer’ through its partnership with ‘Best Al-Yousifi’, the leading electronics store in Kuwait. The bank’s valued customers will be given the chance to purchase “Apple Airpods Max” for a special discounted price on Sunday, 27th of June, 2021. The offer provides limited quantities of the highly demanded headphone and is valid for 24 hours only. Customers can benefit from the ‘Mega Hit Offer’ while making other purchases only throu ......read more

Re-launch of Leasing Program to Cater Customers’ Growing Interest Kuwait – 26, June 2021:  Driven in the pursuit of providing exceptional customer experiences, Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al-Babtain Co (AABC), the sole authorized dealer of Nissan in the State of Kuwait and Kuwait Finance House (KFH) reinforced their long-standing partnership during a recent visit by the KFH delegates to the Nissan Al Babtain showroom, where they discussed enhanced possibilities and accelerating future collaborations.  During the visit, the local pioneer in Islamic banking and leading Automotive group in Kuwait announced the relaunch of the ‘Nissan & KFH Leasing Program& ......read more

Carolina Herrera launches an Insignia House pop-up located at 360 Mall, Kuwait from June 27th until July 18th.   2015 saw the birth of Insignia to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the House of Herrera. Originating in a bracelet that combined the C and the H of Carolina’s initials, it became a new emblem and a key piece that represented the values that have defined the brand over the years. The bracelet led to a jewelry collection that has continued to evolve, with rings playing an essential and prominent role. Insignia Rings Bag transforms these into a distinguishing feature, as they bring their own personality to a design that intentionally fuses the artistry of the h ......read more

AL HAMRA BUSINESS TOWER RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL APPLAUSE AS ‘AUDIENCE WINNER’ UNDER SPECIAL 10 YEAR AWARD AT CTBUH TALL & URBAN INNOVATION AWARDS CONFERENCE KUWAIT’S TALLEST SKYSCRAPER WINS GLOBAL AUDIENCE AWARD      Kuwait, 24, June 2021:  Heralded for being the most influential tower built in Kuwait in the last decade, Al Hamra Business Tower was the proud winner of the ‘Audience Award’ for the 10 year category of 2011 projects completion by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). Delegates from around the world ranging from the field of tall buildings and sustainable urban habitat projects and design ......read more

June 23, 2021:  Special occasions like Eid require some of our favourite CATRICE products to keep with you on the go in your handbag throughout the day. Keep your makeup flawless at all times while you're out and about with your closest friends or family, and touch up your look to always have that perfect finish. Here are our top CATRICE picks that you need to keep in your handbag right now! The 5 IN 1 SETTING POWDER is a high-performance powder that helps mattify your everyday look and set it in place. The vegan powder is perfect for on the go since it's waterproof, sweat-resistant and has a Sun Protection Factor of 10. This powder is great for on the go too, because it incl ......read more

The family is growing with four new versions that have just been added to the MP-09 “Manufacture Piece” collection.   June 22, 2021:  "Hublot is, by its nature, a manufacture. We are always acquiring new know-how, and mastering new materials and new technologies. Our engineers come up with the concepts, our designers run with them, and our watchmakers build and produce them. It’s collective work by a team that sets itself no limitations. That is what brought these new MP-09 into being. These four editions in blue, red, yellow and green, which are each limited to 8 pieces, represent one of the highest technological peaks we have reached. Once again, we h ......read more

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