UPDATES


All Dubai Taxis Have Security Cameras
general info
In its bid to boost Dubai Government’s smart city initiative and people happiness, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has fitted the entire Dubai taxi fleet, comprising of 10,684 taxis, with surveillance cameras. These cameras in all RTA


World’s Oldest Pearl Found
general info
In the latest discovery, archaeologists have found a gemstone which is believed to be the world’s oldest natural pearl. The discovery was made on Marawah Island, which lies just off the coast of Mirfa town, about 170 km west of Abu Dhabi


UAE Residents Feel Earthquake
general info
A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit Southern Iran in thge afternoon of Monday 21 October at 2.58pm (UAE time) and the impact extended to the UAE as some of the residents in Dubai, Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah felt the tremors. The National Centre of Meteor


Celebrities Attend The Launch Of Dubai Stars
general info
It was only in March this year when we first heard of the launch of Dubai Stars, and just ver 6 months later the new attraction it is now open to the public. On Sunday, 20 October, Emaar officially announced the opening of ’The Dubai Stars’. Similar


Expo 2020 - One Year To Go
general info
All seven emirates across the UAE celebrated the one year countdown to Expo 2020 with spectacular events offering a little taste of what is to come at the world’s greatest show to be held for six months from October, 2020 through to April, 2021.


UAE-Wide Festivities Tonight To Mark One Year To Go Till Expo 2020
general info
UAE is all set to celebrate the one year countdown to the much awaited Expo 2020 on Sunday, 20 October. Celebratory events across all seven Emirates include live performances from global and regional celebrities, family and kids entertainment options


Three New Bridges To ease Access To Dubai Mall
general info
Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that three new bridges leading to the entry and exit points of The Dubai Mall new Zabeel multi-storey car park will open on Tuesday, 29 October. One bridge will linking the new Zabeel car park with


Rain Expected Every Day This Week
general info
National Center Of Meteorology (NCM) has forecasted rain over next five days all across the UAE. Residents can expect rain showers along with extensive cloud cover, humidity, strong winds and morning fog daily throughout this week until Friday.


Nominations For Young Leader of the Year Awards Now Open
general info
The Middle East Youth Expo 2019 Young Leader of the Year Awards, recognising talented young minds that are working towards the future of Planet Earth, is now accepting entries. MEYE 2019 Young Leader of the Year Awards in collaboration with One


Thirty Days Of Activity, Fitness And Fun Starts Again
general info
Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) is back for a third year and kicks off this weekend for 30 days of activity and exercises to make Dubai the most active city in the world. There is a lot going on and lots of things for everyone to get involved with and


UAE's Fifth Airline Is Announced
general info
Abu Dhabi based Etihad Aviation Group and Sharjah based Air Arabia have signed an agreement to launch a new low cost carrier based out of Abu Dhabi International Airport. The new carrier called Air Arabia Abu Dhabi is a joint venture between the two


Dubai Gets Ready For Diwali
general info
With Diwali, the Indian "Festival of Lights" very soon upon us, details have been confirmed of the wide variety of activities, events and celebrations residents and tourists can enjoy across the city. There is a lot on offer for everyone to enjoy,


Dubai Resident Wins An Island
general info
A 27 years old Dubai resident has won one of the ultimate prizes of any competition, his very own six acre island. In the “Win A Private Island” competition run by Liv., the digital lifestyle bank from Emirates NBD, Brendan Lopes won the island in


Emirates To Mark UAE Journey To Space
general info
Just a few days after the return home of the UAE’s first man in space, Hazzaa Al Mansouri, Emirates Airline has announce it will mark this milestone achievement by decking one of it’s A380 planes with special livery. In a tweet the airline said

First Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9  ... Next Last 
FEATURED
A 'must do' when in Dubai.
The Dubai Fountain was designed by California-based WET, the creators of the Bellagio Fountain in Las Vegas, and is 275 metres long with five circles and two central arcs. Over
Unveiled in February 2010, the Burj Khalifa stands 828 metres high - 320 metres taller than Taipei 101 which held the record since 2004. The Burj Khalifa currently holds seven records, including the highest occupied
Since its opening in December 1999, the Burj Al Arab has been one of the most photographed structures in the world. Sometimes referred to as "the world's most luxurious hotel
The UAE is surrounded by two bodies of water, both offering different diving experiences. Dubai is good for shipwrecks, which are home to Barracuda, Snappers and Jacks, with common
Take a magic carpet ride across rolling red sand dunes, with an amazing bird's eye view of the untouched desert below.
INSTAGRAM
FOLLOW
Discover Dubai
Stay Connected - Drop us your email.