HyperloopTT and Aldar Properties sign world’s first commercial Hyperloop system agreement
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) has signed an agreement with Aldar Properties, the real estate developer in Abu Dhabi, which will allow HyperloopTT to start construction of the world’s first commercial Hyperloop system across 10km of critical development area between Abu Dhabi and Dubai. A HyperloopTT XO Square Innovation Centre... Read more
Tecno Mobile launches frameless Camon CM smartphone
Tecno Mobile has launched the Camon CM, the first device in its Camon smartphone series to feature a frameless full-screen display. The new smartphone’s stylish full-screen display without a bezel produces an immersive and an unparalleled experience when capturing and displaying videos and images or while browsing the internet.... Read more
‘Toyota SUV Adventures’ at Dubai Festival City Mall this weekend
Dubai Festival City Mall is the place to be for off-road thrill seekers and car enthusiasts this weekend as it brings the ‘Toyota SUV Adventures’ to the general public for the first time. From Thursday-Saturday, April 12-14, Festival Bay (Overflow Parking area) will be home to Toyota’s new SUV... Read more
The Big BBQ Social on April 27 will be a fun day for the family
The Big BBQ Social, a family event centred around barbecue, will be held on Friday, April 27, 2018 at The Secret Garden, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel (near Irish Village) in Garhoud, Dubai. Round up the whole family, fur-babies included, for a day of fun in the sun as the sweet... Read more
XTouch unveils wireless phone and e-commerce platform
XTouch, the Dubai headquartered consumer electronics brand, has launched its wireless smartphone XTouch X and e-commerce solution. The new flagship smartphone is available in full gift (see pack shot below) and standard package options. The standard package option includes Xtouch X smartphone, wireless sports earphones and a wireless power... Read more
DTC’s 50 Tesla electric vehicles make 64,186 trips
Dubai Taxi Corporation’s fleet of Tesla electric vehicles have made a total of 64,186 trips since their launch in September 2017, travelling 2.1 million kilometres in the process. Adel Ahmed Sharif, Director of Fleet Operations at Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC), said: “Making more than 64,000 trips by Tesla vehicles... Read more
YouTube launches MENA region’s first YouTube Space at Dubai Studio City
The Middle East and North Africa’s first YouTube Space has opened at Dubai Studio City. The facility will support the growing creator community in the MENA region by giving them access to a state of the art production space. The Space in Dubai is dedicated to YouTube content creators... Read more
RTA unveils the world’s first sustainability report for public transport and roads
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has released the world’s first sustainability report for public transport and roads that adheres to the new Global Reporting Initiative. The move is part of the RTA’s efforts to broaden the scope of sustainability in Dubai. Nasir Bu Shehab, CEO of Corporate Strategy... Read more
World Doctors Orchestra to perform in Dubai on March 22
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and for one night only, physicians from around the world will exchange their white coats for evening attire to perform a charity concert at 8pm on... Read more
Vibrance to present curated luxury fashion on March 17
Vibrance – a home grown fashion pop-up exhibition – will host its Spring Fling show on Saturday, March 1t at Taj Dubai from 11am to 8pm. The 17th edition of the event will present fashionistas with an ensemble of curated luxury fashion collections from acclaimed global and regional designers,... Read more