16. Raouché Arjaan by Rotana Offers Lunch for Elderly at Bassma’s SMILE Restaurant
Within its framework of ongoing social and humanitarian activities and in extension to its charitable practices that support the Lebanese society, Raouché Arjaan by Rotana hotel has sponsored, in collaboration with BASSMA – the nonprofit humanitarian organization dedicated to social development and helping deprived families – a lunch for elderly people, at the NGO’S “Smile” restaurant, on August 27th, 2015.
17. Samsung Receives Largest Number of Aw ards at IDEA 2015
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., received the largest number of awards at the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2015, one of the world’s most prestigious design competitions. The eight awards include one gold award, three silver awards and four bronze awards. Founded in 1980 and organized by the Industrial Designers Society of America, IDEA is one of the most influential design competitions recognizing creative and innovative designs. Samsung’s award winners for this year encompass various categories ranging from home appliances to mobile phone accessories, such as the virtual reality headset - the Gear VR. Other winners include a dishwasher with new water spraying mechanism, and the LED Flip Wallet. All of these products showcase an innovative aspect of Samsung’s business.
18. Scuderia Lebanon announces the arrival of the 488 GTB in Lebanon
Scuderia Lebanon s.a.l., the Official Ferrari Importer in Lebanon, announced the arrival of Ferrari’s latest automotive innovation, the 488 GTB, in the Lebanese market. Introduced as the successor of the 458, the 488 GTB sets a new benchmark in the sports cars segment, with its first ever turbocharged V8 mid-rear engine producing an exhilarating 670 horsepower. The 488GTB introduces a new generation of vehicle dynamics and controls, as well as the highest aerodynamics efficiency along with revolutionary design and engine development, all crafted to form the most exhilarating experience for every level of driving skills and delivering track level responsiveness and control.
19. The Spanish Embassy merges culture and Fashion in Beirut
The Spanish Embassy in Lebanon hosted its first Spanish Reunion on September 16, 2015 at The Garten in Beirut, with the aim of promoting cultural links between Spain and Lebanon. Under the patronage of Her Excellency Milagros Hernando, the Spanish Ambassador to Lebanon, the reunion was hosted in partnership with leading Spanish brands present in the local market. Brands including Bershka, Cortefiel, Desigual, Double Agent, Mayoral, Punt Roma, Springfield, Stradivarius and Women’s Secret were on board to bring together two countries, which are similar in many ways. The urban lifestyles and the cultural affinity were dominant through the setup, dress code, music and various elements at the event, which was organized by Tarte aux Poires.
20. STRADIVARIUS MAL OPENS A NEW STORE AT CITY
Since its debuts in the Lebanese market, Stradivarius established itself as the IT brand for fashionistas, bringing to the fashion scene unique, modern and glamorous styles and designs suited for everyday life. In this essence, and to cater for a wider fan base, Stradivarius recently opened a new store in Lebanon, at City Mall, adding to the already existing stores in Beirut Souks, Kaslik, Le Mall-sin El Fil and Le Mall-dbayeh. With its 5 stores spread across Lebanon, Stradivarius offers its customers, between the ages of 20 and 35, the latest fashion trends, modern designs and fresh, creative and feminine fabrics making sure that an ample selection of their collection is always available for each woman to find her style.