The Rosemont Hotel and Residences Dubai will stake claim to being the world’s first building featuring its own rainforest when it opens next year (2019).

Designing the interiors for the Aloft Al Ain hotel that stands adjacent to the stunning Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain, UAE, was a challenge in itself. Kinnersley Kent Design (KKD) was further required to meet local cultural expectations while delivering an urban-influenced modernist style for the design-led brand.

Ideal Standard, a leading provider of innovative bathroom solutions operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa, is expanding its Idealrain showering collection with the launch of two new high-performance ranges. Idealrain Evo and Evo Jet combine advanced technology and eye-catching design, offering a unique user showering experience.

Jotun, a leading paint manufacturer, has announced the release of ColourDesign, a mobile application that simplifies the process of colour selection for interior as well as exterior walls by helping users visualise the result of their preferred colour with a tap of a screen.