Dubai news round-up: May 22

First ‘fashion hotel’ in Dubai, Joe Cocker to rock the house, just a quarter of people recycle and more

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Dubai will soon host another coveted address – the world's first ‘fashion hotel’.

Michel Adam, President of Fashion TV global network, on Friday signed an agreement with Mohammed Al Habtoor, Vice-Chairman and CEO of Al Habtoor Group, to establish the hotel at the 'Most Liked Model Awards' ceremony at the Majestic Hotel in Cannes, reported 'AME'.
Full story: Emirates 24/7

Joe Cocker has promised to ‘rock the house’ during his Dubai concert tonight.

"We plan to perform all the hits from Unchain My Heart, Leave Your Hat On, You Are So Beautiful, With a Little Help From My Friends and many more plus a few songs from the new CD Hard Knocks,” he said. “We will rock the house."
Full story: Gulf News

Just under a quarter of UAE residents recycle at home, a new international survey has revealed.

Canadian respondents were the top recyclers - 88 per cent of respondents said they had recycled waste the previous week - while Russia and Egypt were at the bottom, with only 15 per cent reporting they had recycled, according to the survey by the market research company Synovate.
Full story: The National

Health experts have called upon people to depend on natural ingredients for the required dash of energy.

Experts welcomed the government decision to regulate the sale of power drinks and said the consumption of the right kind of liquids could be helpful to stay properly hydrated during summer. According to estimates, the UAE consumes millions of litres of energy drinks each year.
Full story: Khaleej Times

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