Dubai Awarded Global Safety and Hygiene Stamp
World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) — a forum that represents the global travel and tourism sector — has introduced a new ranking system to guide tourists and travel providers towards safe destinations around the world. WTTC President and Chief Executive,…
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi and CLYMB to Reopen This Week
Theme parks Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, and indoor adventure hub CLYMB are ready to reopen this week, on Wednesday, 29th July 2020. The operational hours for the theme parks will be 11 am – 8…
Dubai Summers: 10 Best Things To Do
Staying in Dubai for the summer and not sure about what to do? With temperatures over 40°C in Dubai, it might seem a bit daunting to venture out. However, even with the summer heat and social distancing rules in place,…
Dubai Sports Council to Host Beach Sports Week
A new sports festival is coming to Dubai this weekend. Dubai Sports Council is organising Beach Sports Week on Kite Beach in Jumeirah. Starting on Thursday, 23rd July, it will comprise several events, held in collaboration with various partners.  The Elite Men’s Beach Volleyball…
Dubai Assured Stamp to be Issued for Compliance with Healthy and Safety Guidelines
Dubai has launched a new initiative to showcase the city as one of the safest destinations in the post-Covid world. Following the reopening of the emirate to international tourists from 7th July, the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism),…
Music for a cause: 12-year-old Dubai students raise funds for Covid-19 affected families
The coronavirus pandemic has served as a reality check for millions around the globe. The Covid-19 outbreak in the UAE has resulted in many people losing their jobs and undergoing multiple financial burdens. Unfortunately, we are living in stressful times…
Dubai student who died some days after his CBSE final exams scores top results
Ahmed Ziyad, a Dubai-based Indian student, tragically passed away from Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy on March 19. He had taken his Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Grade 12 exams a few days before his death. It has now been revealed that…
Coronavirus: New Screening Facility Launched on Dubai-Abu Dhabi Border
A new testing facility for COVID-19 has been opened on Dubai-Abu Dhabi border. Located at the last exit on Sheikh Zayed Road, before the Ghantoot checkpoint, this facility can provide test results within five minutes for a price of AED…
UAE Mars Mission delayed again: Team gears up to launch before August 3
The United Arab Emirates’ first of its kind Mars mission was initially slated to kick off on Wednesday morning at 12:51am. With over 150 Emirati engineers, scientists and researchers involved in its six-year-long planning, the spacecraft’s launch faced a delay…
UAE Covid-19 Impact: Foreign workers unable to return to Gulf country amid pandemic
The Covid-19 pandemic has created an air of uncertainty across the globe. When it comes to travelling, many people have cancelled their summer 2020 vacation plans while others are still struggling to make it back to their home countries due…