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Concourse D at Dubai Airport

Dubai Airports Concourse D Update

Dubai Airports has announced that Concourse D would open later this year to become the new home to nearly 100 airlines that currently operate from Concourse C. The new concourse D at Dubai Airport is part of a Dh4.3 billion investment for new and upgraded facilities for the more than 110 international airlines that operate […]

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Emirates 3rd Daily Service to Birmingham

Emirates 3rd Daily Service to Birmingham

Commencing on the 1st August 2015, Emirates flight EK41, operated by a Boeing 777-300ER, will depart Dubai Airport at 02:35hrs and arrive in Birmingham at 07:05hrs. The outbound flight, EK42, will depart Birmingham Airport at 09:10hrs and arrive in Dubai at 19:10hrs. The additional service adds 7 more inbound flights a week to Birmingham, increasing […]

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Dubai Spa

Dubai the Ultimate Place to Unwind

Dubai is fast becoming the world’s number one spa destination. Like the hotels they occupy, Dubai’s spas offer their guests true Arabian hospitality and the ultimate in luxury pampering. Dubai’s residents and visitors alike are spoilt for choice with the variety of settings, themes, styles and treatments available. Influences are drawn from both the East […]

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Dubai City

Dubai 7th Most Influential City in the World

Dubai’s rise as a major global attraction for tourism, business and innovation was further enhanced with the release of a prestigious survey, rating it among the most influential cities in the world. The internationally reputed Forbes magazine has rated Dubai the 7th most influential, ahead of many of the world’s greatest capitals. The emirate was […]

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Arik Air Begins Flights to Dubai

Arik Air Begins Flights into Dubai

Dubai to Welcome Arik Air Flights Arik Air is to begin flight operations into Dubai as part of its international route expansion programme. The announcement, which was made by Arik Air’s Chief Executive Officer, Michael Arumemi Ikhide, was welcome news to numerous Nigerian travellers who ply the lucrative Lagos-Dubai route dominated over the years by […]

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Check in with Windows Tablets at Flydubai

Check in with Windows Tablets at Flydubai

Windows Tablets for Check in at Flydubai The Windows 8 App developed for flydubai is a regional first, enabling staff to check-in passengers on-the-go Flydubai travelers can now step into Dubai airport and get checked in through a windows tablet. Flydubai have said that it has become the first airline in the region to introduce […]

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Paul Griffiths - Dubai Airports CEO

An Interview with Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths

Flying has changed a lot in its 100-year history, from entertainment-free and pricey flights to double-decker aircraft with wi-fi connections. And now Dubai is planning to also radically advance the entire experience before boarding the plane, from travelling to the airport to checking in luggage and passing through security and immigration. Dubai Airports CEO Paul […]

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Dubai Culture

Dubai Culture

Culture in Dubai Dubai is a city of cultural surprises and an ancient trading centre, it has a vibrant culture that stretches way back to the 5th century when it was a caravan station on the trade route between Oman and Persia. For centuries, Dubai was famous for its pearl divers, exotic spices, luxurious silks […]

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Dubai Honeymoons

Honeymoon in Dubai

Dubai Honeymoons Honeymoons should be luxurious, memorable and special. As a destination, Dubai can provide all of these qualities and much more. Charles Duncombe, owner of UK holiday company HolidaysPlease, who recently honeymooned in the emirate with his new wife had the following to say. ‘I knew that choosing our honeymoon was going to be […]

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Dubai Overtakes Heathrow as Worlds Number 1 Airport

Dubai Overtakes Heathrow as Worlds Number 1 Airport

Dubai Airport Worlds’s Number One Passenger numbers for the first 2 months of 2014 suggest Dubai Airport is on course to become the world’s number one airport Passenger traffic is up by 13.5% to 12.1m passengers in January and February 2014, Heathrow saw figures of 10.3m during the same time period. 2013 saw Dubai airport […]

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Dubai World Cup 2014

Dubai World Cup 2014

2014 Dubai World Cup With a combined prize purse of US$27.25m, Dubai World Cup day is the richest day of racing in the world. The event features 9 races, highlighted by the $10m Dubai World Cup sponsored by Emirates Airline. The Dubai World Cup brings to an end the 3-month long Dubai World Cup Carnival, […]

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