Articles worth reading
Image : Enterprises contribute an average VND1.7 billion per year to budget

Enterprises contribute an average VND1.7 billion per year to budget

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 11,2017

Nhan dan - NDO - Enterprises contributed a total of VND746.4 trillion (US$32.84 billion) to the State budget in 2015 with an average of VND1.7 billion (US$74.800) per enterprise, which was a very small number, showing low efficiency and profits of

Image : Federal court jury says Apple owes WARF $234 million

Federal court jury says Apple owes WARF $234 million

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 17,2015

Apple's loss of a patent infringement case to the University of Wisconsin could turn out to be a costly one, as a jury ruled today that it owes the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation $234 million.

Image : 32 bodies, 9 human heads found in Mexico mass graves

32 bodies, 9 human heads found in Mexico mass graves

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 25,2016

Authorities have exhumed 32 bodies and nine heads from several clandestine graves in Mexico's violence-plagued southern state of Guerrero this week, officials said. The remains were unearthed between Tuesday and Thursday in 17 pits on a hill in the

Latest blog articles

La Perle by Dragone launches group bookings in Dubai

access_time May 23,2016 chat_bubble_outline 222 views

La Perle by Dragone launches group bookings in Dubai

The dawn of a new era of entertainment will arrive in Dubai with La Perle by Dragone, the region’s first permanent show housed in a tailor-made state of the art aqua-theatre.

Previewing in December 2016, group and MICE bookings from groups of 20 up to 1,275 people are now available from January 2017 onwards.

La Perle will help fill the gap of quality live evening entertainment in the region and will enhance itineraries for the MICE industry from business to leisure groups by providing an unmissable live entertainment experience in the heart of Dubai.

As a permanent fixture in Dubai, with 450 performances of the show per year – two nightly, five days a week, all year long for many years to come, the MICE and travel industry can safely book itineraries well in advance with the knowledge that their clients will experience a world-class theatrical show the likes of which have never been seen before.

Craig Hartenstine, executive producer, La Perle said: “La Perle by Dragone, will be a one of a kind show that will become an icon of Dubai.

“These iconic shows become part of a cities brand such as Broadway shows in New York and the Cabarets in Paris.

“With La Perle, Dubai will continue to grow culturally, enhance its incredible tourist offering and become a new epicentre of world class entertainment.”

Produced by cultural creative company Dragone, directed by the legendary artistic director Franco Dragone and brought to Dubai by the Al Habtoor Group, the production will be created in Dubai and will embody the spirit of Arabia.

Franco Dragone is one of the most sought-after artistic directors in the world and famed for reinventing the genre of theatre and changing the face of live entertainment in Las Vegas.

His most significant shows in the last decade include: Celine Dion - A New Day, O and Le Rêve (Las Vegas) and The House of Dancing Water (Macau).

La Perle will feature a cast of 65 world-class artists performing breath-taking aqua and aerial feats with the assistance of 70 specialised technicians in the tailor-made, state of the art, intimate 1,300 seat theatre.

The theatre itself will feature an ‘aqua-stage’ filled with 2.5 million litres of water and will have the ability to change from a dry platform to aquatic stage and vice versa. Daredevil performers will dive into the water-filled stage from a height of 35 metres and fly around the auditorium on high-powered winches at a speed of four metres per second.

With this cutting edge stagecraft and state of the art technology fused together La Perle will be a visually stunning spectacle in, on and above water.

La Perle will really compliment the tourist’s daytime activities in the souks, malls, desert and beaches when the sun goes down, La Perle will shine as Dubai’s new live entertainment masterpiece.

Read on the original site
PSLE: Girl did her best for 'best friend' who died - her dad

Read on the original site chat_bubble_outline Read More...

$1 billion milestone within reach for Vietnamese businesses

In South East Asia, a business with capitalization value of $1 billion, or VND22.4 trillion, would be listed as a medium-size company. However, for Vietnamese, $1 billion is considered a milestone for many businesses. The businesses with the capitalization value of over $1 billion The name which has been added on the list of businesses with capitalization value of over $1 billion is Habeco, a brewer. Habeco shares saw prices hitting the ceiling price levels in the first five trading sessions… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

110 inmates on run after Philippines' biggest jailbreak

Kidapawan (Philippines) (AFP) - Philippine authorities said Thursday they had captured 34 inmates who escaped in the nation's biggest jailbreak but more than 110 remained on the run in vast farmlands and isolated villages of the nation's strife-torn south.Suspected Muslim guerrillas stormed a decrepit jail in one of the major southern cities on Wednesday, freeing 158 inmates and killing a guard, in what authorities said was a bid to free fellow rebels.Thirty-four of the inmates had been… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 18/10

HCM City’s bad debts down to 3.8 percent Ho Chi Minh City’s bad debts had decreased to 3.8 percent of total credit outstanding balance by the end of August, said Director of the State Bank of Vietnam’s municipal branch To Duy Lam during a working session with the city’s National Assembly deputies on October 17. Local banks settled more than 35 trillion VND (1.56 billion USD) in bad debts, he revealed, adding that in the past nine months, total credit outstanding balance in the city rose over… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Ukraine pours $500 mn into nationalised bank

Kiev (AFP) - Ukraine's central bank on Tuesday poured more than half a billion dollars into the country's largest bank after nationalising it in a bid to avert its collapse and a financial meltdown.PrivatBank received 15 billion hryvnias ($558 million dollars / 546 million euros) in order to stay afloat while it undergoes major restructuring.The central bank said the money would be used "to support (the bank's) liquidity, ensure the uninterrupted servicing of clients, and the functioning of… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

folder_open Assigned tags

Comments

Loading...

Trends in Singapore

Trends in Indonesia

Trends in Philippin