24 October 2021

WERTE: Ghassan Aboud “I always work for the greater good”

In just a few years, the Syrian businessman Ghassan Aboud built a billion-dollar empire. But charity is even closer to his heart Mr Aboud, you were born in 1967, in Syria, and started your adult life as a journalism student. Why was that? Even my family were surprised. I come from generations of businesspeople, but I chose to study journalism. Once I realised that I would never make a career of it in the Middle […]

24 October 2021

Two brand-new Grandiose markets are coming to Dubai

Plus you can get a discount to celebrate the launch Did someone say cheese cave? Shoppers, we have news for you. Grandiose, a UAE-based and eco-friendly grocery chain, is launching two new markets: one hypermarket and one supermarket this August to make shopping easier for residents in Dubai. The hypermarket is located at the Al Sayyah Residence in Arjan, South Barsha, and the supermarket it located in Majan, Al Barari. The hypermarket at […]

18 July 2021

UAE’s Ghassan Aboud Group acquires Vincent Hotel in Australia for Dh257m

The group is now largest independent owner of five-star hotels in Australia. Dubai: Ghassan Aboud Group, the UAE-based global business conglomerate, has announced the acquisition of Vincent Hotel, formerly known as The Fantauzzo in Brisbane, Australia. This establishes the Group as Australia’s largest independent owner of five-star hotels and resorts. It is also one of the first major transactions in hospitality sector negotiated and concluded during the COVID-19 pandemic in […]

30 June 2021

Gaelan Medical: Dubai reveals smart helmet to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder and smoking

Gaelan Medical, the UAE based healthcare and beauty distribution company revealed a device in the form of a smart helmet designed to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder and smoking.

09 June 2021

Crystalbrook Kingsley – 17 of The Most Anticipated Hotel Openings in 2021 Worldwide

Crystalbrook Kingsley, Newcastle opened on June 9 2021. Centrally located in the Cultural Precinct opposite Civic Park, Crystalbrook Kingsley is a transformation of Newcastle’s iconic ‘Roundhouse’ building, which started life in the 1970s as the  City Administration Centre. Serving a new level of sustainable luxury to Australia’s seventh largest city, and the gateway to the Hunter Valley, Crystalbrook Kingsley features 130 contemporary rooms and suites, with urban, park  and harbour […]