Over 2 million visitors in Italy check out 3D replica of Syria’s historic Palmyra Arch of Triumph made with UAE support
Over two million spectators have visited the 3D replica of Syria’s historic Palmyra Arch of Triumph in just two days as it made its fourth stop in the Italian city of Arona, Sicily, on the sidelines of the G7 summit, where it remains on display until July 30, 2017.... Read more
Jennifer Lopez to perform LIVE in Dubai on November 17
Global pop superstar Jennifer Lopez will perform LIVE on November 17, 2017 at The Autism Rocks Arena, Dubai. Presented by 117Live, Lopez, who last dazzled Dubai in 2014, promises a spectacular show filled with all the Latin American glamour, smash-hit singles, stunning costumes and breath-taking dance numbers that she... Read more
Dubai readies plan to regulate traffic movement for Eid
Dubai’s Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that it will launch a comprehensive plan for traffic movement and mass transit services for the upcoming Eid Al Fitr celebrations that are expected to begin from Sunday, June 25, 2017 and last for a few days thereafter. Eng Maitha Bin... Read more
RTA flies into action with Volocopter to launch Autonomous Air Taxis in Dubai
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with Germany-based Volocopter – a specialist in the manufacture of Autonomous Air Vehicles (AAV) – to launch the first AAV capable of carrying two passengers. The RTA has also extended the test run period of its first ever manned... Read more
Take a bite out of ‘Truckers Summer Warehouse’ indoor foodie event at DWTC and where the party will keep grooving
Who says you cannot enjoy truck-borne food in Dubai in summer? You really can, as TruckersDXB, the food truck movement, has just teamed up with Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) to host ‘Truckers Summer Warehouse’, indoors, in air-conditioned comfort. The official Dubai Summer Surprises foodie event is set to... Read more
Feature your birthday or other personally significant date on your Dubai number plate! How cool is that?
If you are a resident of the UAE and wish to have your birthday date or other personally significant date featured on your Dubai car registration number plates you can now do so. How so, you want to know? Here’s how it works: Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA),... Read more
New ‘Dubai Way’ graduates have the answers to all your tourism queries
The Dubai College of Tourism (DCT), an institution established by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), has announced the first graduates of its interactive training programme, ‘Dubai Way’ designed for government and private sector staff engaged in tourist-facing roles in various service sectors. The ‘Dubai Way’... Read more
Prizes worth Dh250,000 up for grabs at 18 malls in Dubai
Eighteen malls associated with Dubai Shopping Malls Group are offering shoppers the opportunity to win prizes worth Dh250,000 as part of a ‘Shop, Spin & Win’ promotion that will begin on June 16 and continue right through all the upcoming Eid Al Fitr holidays. The promotion is endorsed by... Read more
Work begins on Dubai’s newest marina at Marasi Business Bay
Dubai Properties, a leading Dubai-based real estate master developer and asset manager, has announced the commencement of work on the new Marasi Business Bay marina. The installation of pontoons, which marked the commencement of work on Dubai’s newest marina, took place in the presence of Abdulla Lahej, Group CEO... Read more
Top 10 fun things to do at Dubai Parks and Resorts this summer
As the hot summer continues its relentless grip of the GCC region, Dubai Parks and Resorts theme park is providing its visitors a large range of indoor, air-conditioned rides and attractions at body pleasing temperatures, not to mention special rates for Ramadan and the summer season, plus extended opening... Read more