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Fragrance Foundation Arabia opens nominations for 5th Annual Awards

20th October, 2014

The Fragrance Foundation Arabia have opened nominations for their 5th Annual Fragrance Awards, which are being held on 3rd December at The Gate, DIFC in Dubai.The award categories this year include:Fragrance of the Year (male and female categories)Arabian PrestigeArabian Popular AppealInternational PrestigeInternational Popular Appeal Ori…

At The End Of The Day, It’s A Business – An Interview With The Chair Of Fragrance Foundation Arabia

by Persolaise, 14th May, 2012

Most of us may think of Paris when the subject of perfume is raised, but the fact is that the Middle East has held fragrance at the heart of its culture far longer than Western Europe. The Bedouins of the Empty Quarter have been using rose oils, sandalwood, frankincense and, of course, oud, to scent their homes and their bodies for centur…

Second Middle East Fragrance Summit set for end of May

14th May, 2012

On 27-28 May, Dubai will host the Second Middle East Fragrance Summit. The event is designed to be a global platform for industry thought leaders to come together to discuss, ideate and innovate, as well as strategize on how to tap the unlimited potential of the Middle East fragrance retail market. With a wide spectrum of topics from nich…

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John Bailey to chair Fragrance Foundation Arabia Jury

by Grant Osborne, 21st October, 2010

Fragrance Foundation Arabia have revealed the line-up of local and international personalities who will form the jury panel for the region’s first ‘FiFi Awards’ to be held on the 30 November, 2010. The panel will judge which fragrances will be the winners of the first FiFi's in the Middle East. “The success of a perfume is more than just …