general info FOUR MORE NAMES ANNOUNCED FOR DUBAI WALK OF FAME
Four More Names Announced For Dubai Walk Of Fame
Updated on 09 July 2019

Dubai will soon have its very own Walk of Fame, four times bigger that its Hollywood cousin, running along Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard in Downtown Dubai.

More than 10,000 celebrities around the world from different walks of life will be featured, and by October 2019, we will have the names of the first 400 stars who will grace the celebrity carpet on the opening event.

Some names have already been announced of who will feature on this new Dubai attraction, and these include football star Lionel Messi, cricket champion MS Dhoni, Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan, Abdul Majeed Abdullah, Gibran Kahlil Gibran and designer Elie Saab.

More names have just been announced that have also earned their star on the boulevard. The list now features movie star Jackie Chan, wrestler turned action hero The Rock, Korean boy band BTS and Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh, who have all been promised a place on the UAEs first Walk of Fame.

Following the announcement in March 2019, voting opened for the first 400 famous names to appear on the stellar walkway. Nominations closed at the end of May 2019 and celebrities from the worlds of music, film, art, architecture, sports, literature, social media influence, innovation and social work are now receiving their accolades.

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The National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority has announced that all residents returning to the UAE from 1 July, will have to complete a COVID-19 test at an accredited laboratory.

Restrictions on residents entering Abu Dhabi are to be lifted allowing entry into the Emirate, on condition of presenting a negative coronavirus COVID-19 test that was taken within the previous 48 hours.

The National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) has announced that mosques and other places of worship can reopen.

Summer in Dubai is well and truly here, which means the return of Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS). The 23rd edition of DSS will start on 9 July and run to 29 August

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Dubai based Emirates has announced it will commence scheduled flights to seven additional destinations from July. The new destinations include Khartoum from 3 July, Amman from 5 July, Osaka from 7 July, Narita from 8 July, Athens, Larnaca and Rome al

Etihad, the national airline of the UAE, has announced nine new destinations to its schedule form 1 July, taking the number of destinations it will fly to from Abu Dhabi to 29.

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that all the Dubai Metro will revert back to normal timings as the National Sterilsation Program has come to an end.

An announcement informing all bars and pubs to stop serving alcohol with immediate effect and until further notice, has been by made by Dubai Police. This applies to bars and pubs that do not serve food

The National Emergency Crisis And Disasters Management Authority (NCEMA) has announced the completion of the national sterilisation programme, and that all restrictions of movement in place throughout the day and night have been lifted.

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