6 squads battle in UAE for Pakistan Super League supremacy
The HBL Pakistan Super League is set to begin at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium for the third successive year on February 22, 2018. The seminal sporting event until March 10, 2018, will see six of the best teams from the world of Pakistani cricket battle it out for... Read more
The many benefits of learning Arabic as an expat in the Middle East
Language is the main medium of human communication, whether used in spoken or written form. Learning a new language may open a world of opportunities and give you a boost up the ladder to success on both social and professional levels. In this part of the world, learning Arabic... Read more
Grammy-nominated ‘Bonobo’ to headline Groove On The Grass
The GCC region’s biggest electronic music and art festival Groove On The Grass, has confirmed Grammy-nominated musician and producer, Bonobo (seen above) as the headline artist. Bonobo and his eight-piece band will be debuting in Dubai in the first edition of this year’s Groove On The Grass that takes... Read more
Time to tuck into the yummy Dubai Food Festival this year
Dubai Food Festival (DFF) will be held from February 22 to March 10 across the city – serving up an enticing feast of events, activities and promotions. The highlight of the 17-day programme will be a variety of dining options offering foodies the opportunity to try some of the... Read more
Emaar sets Guinness World Records title with New Year’s Eve show at Burj Khalifa
Dubai captivated the world this New Year’s Eve with a dazzling spectacle to usher in 2018. Emaar’s ‘Light Up 2018’ Downtown Dubai celebration hosted a million visitors from across the world and reached an estimated 2.5 billion people worldwide through live television broadcast and social media live streams. The... Read more
Traffic management plan revealed for New Year celebrations in Dubai
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (The Traffic Movement Management and Operational Plans Handling during Official & Annual Events Team) in coordination with Dubai Events Security Committee and Emaar, has finalised a plan for managing traffic for the New Year celebrations in Dubai on December 31, 2017, especially in Burj... Read more
Marrybrown opens its 9th outlet in bustling Satwa
Leading quick service restaurant chain, Marrybrown, opened its ninth outlet in Al Satwa, Dubai, on December 22, 2017. Snehashis Chakrabarty, Chief Financial Officer of Al Abbas Group was the chief guest at the outlet’s inauguration ceremony, which was also attended by Imran Akhtar, General Manager of Marrybrown UAE, invitees... Read more
Al-Futtaim ACE opens new store at Motor City in Dubai
RTA to issue lifetime registration cards for Dubai vehicles
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), will issue lifetime vehicle registration cards for all vehicles registered in Dubai emirate. However, the electronic version will require annual passing of vehicles. The process will begin in three stages, starting in January 2018 and ending in September 2018. The initiative is part... Read more
Festival Wheel spins into action at Dubai Festival City Mall
Dubai Festival City Mall has launched a spectacular new attraction – Festival Wheel – located at Festival Bay for visitors to enjoy year round. Dominating the Dubai Creek skyline, the new Festival Wheel with 30 capsules and standing 40 metres high, offers spectacular views of the city. Open seven... Read more