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Emaar Properties, leading Dubai-based developer together with telecom operator du, has announced extension of Wi-Fi connectivity to all visitors to Downtown Dubai along the Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard.
According to a new visa waiver scheme to be launched by the British Home Office early next year, it will be cheaper for business travellers and tourists to visit the UK from UAE, Oman, Kuwait and Qatar, as revealed by the British Embassy in Abu Dhabi.
Expatriates can sponsor their parents on residence visas in the UAE, only if they earn a salary of minimum of Dh 20,000 according to a new rule.
For the first time in UAE, students here will be issued international student identification cards, which would be recognized in 129 countries.
Most environment-friendly hotel in Dubai opened yesterday, complete with a hanging garden.
The immigration department in Dubai, together with Du has signed a deal during the recent Gitex Technology 2013, to develop a smart app, which enables customers to get a token for queue online sitting at their home.
The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), which forms part of new master plan on Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai, is set to get another 100-storey plus skyscraper, reveal media reports.
The International Coffee and Tea Festival which is the only dedicated trade event for the coffee and tea industry in the Arab world, opened doors at the Meydan IMAX Gallery in Dubai yesterday.
The Dubai Motor Festival will commence tomorrow at the Dubai World Trade Centre, under the patronage of Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai.
The Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) has totally discontinued its old e-form (starting with 8001) for National Identity Cards.
UAE has been ranked as one of the best countries in the world for foreigners, given, the increased job prospects, better salaries and economy, as revealed by the latest HSBC Expat Explorer survey.
New property mortgage lending rules have been issued by the UAE Central Bank for various categories of buyers.
The UAE Cabinet has announced that the Al Hijri New Year holiday for public and private sectors will be on Sunday, the 3rd November.
The much-awaited second airport, namely, the Al Maktoum International (Dubai World Central - DWC) finally opened to passengers on Sunday, the 27th October, four years behind schedule.
Living standards in Dubai is the best in the world, according to global real estate consultancy, Knight Frank.
About 430 streets have been renamed with the help of Dubais new integrated address system, which involves dividing the city into various sectors, and each sector further sub-divided into communities.
Passengers travelling in Dubai taxis can soon access free wireless internet, pay fares via credit card or smart phone, and use touch-screen information panel, inside cabs, it has been revealed.
The World Expo 2020 is likely to create at least 277,000 jobs in the UAE and will pump in billions of Dirhams into the economy of the country, if Dubai wins the bid to host the prestigious six-month event, a UAE minister said.
The FIFA Under-17 World Cup will kick-start at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, UAE today.
The Dubai Miracle Garden re-opened on 15th October in Dubai, after the summer break, with a series of fresh attractions.
The Dubai Global Village just got bigger and better this year, with more fun and entertainment, and family-centred events during Eid Al Adha.
Preparations are underway to serve more than 1mn commuters a day during the Eid holidays, and the Dubai RTA has deployed additional buses, trains and taxis to cater to the anticipated Eid crowd.
Nearly 13percent of UAEs national workforce or at least 30,000 nationals are joining the employment market of the country annually, according to latest study by the Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA).
As the final weekend of Gitex Shopper 2013 draws nearer, tens of thousands of visitors are thronging the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) as retailers and world’s top tech brands are offering bigger deals and huge discounts on latest consumer products.