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Design Days Dubai takes new shape and name

Design Days Dubai

Where design and commerce meet, where architects and interior designers find inspiration, where innovation is born. Design Days Dubai will move to Nov 13 - 16 alongside the Downtown Design trade fair. After six successful years of showcasing collectible design, Design Days Dubai will move to November together with the Downtown Design trade …

LIGNA 2017 preview: Wood-Skin®

Wood-Skin, Dubai

Giulio Masotti, founder of Wood-Skin®, was present at the LIGNA 2017 show preview, sharing insights on his technology which produces panels that can be shaped into 3D. In Dubai, this installation showed how the faster, stronger and bigger smart material is redefining the possibilities of wood customisation for architectural and furnishing …

Dubai WoodShow 2017 launches Timber Legality & Climate Change Forum

Dubai WoodShow 2017

Dubai WoodShow 2017, in association with the International TechnicalTropical Timber Association (ATIBT), will organise the Timber Legality & Climate Change Forum in Dubai from March 4-6, 2017. The conference is held under the patronage of UAE Ministry of Climate Change & Environment and will discuss the potential of forests, share new …

Editor’s pickBiesse to open new campus in Dubai by 2017

Biesse Group, Dubai, Middle East subsidiary

Biesse Group announces a new campus in Dubai, UAE, to represent its headquarters in the Middle East in the first quarter of 2017. An inaugural event will be held in conjunction with the Dubai Woodshow trade fair. Biesse’s latest investment will further strengthen its presence in the Middle Eastern market and bring many benefits for …

Chinese and MENA cities take top spots in world’s “Top 10 fastest growing metropolitan areas” report

Dubai, Turkey, fastest-growing cities, MENA, China, Macau

Dubai, the fifth fastest growing economy in the world thanks to an ambitious strategy to diversify its economy. Turkish cities Izmir, Istanbul, Bursa and Anakara are among the world’s top 10 fastest growing metropolitan areas according to the Global Metro Monitor, a report released by the Brookings Institution. Izmir ranks second on …