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Ramadan in Dubai

Ramadan in Dubai

Dubai During Ramadan Visiting Dubai during Ramadan gives tourists a unique and authentic holiday experience. Based on the lunar calendar, it is the Holy Month of Islam. Ramadan commemorates the time when the Koran was first revealed to the Prophet Mohammed. While international Muslims abstain from all food, drinks and smoking from dawn to dusk […]

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Shopping in Dubai

Shopping in Dubai

Dubai Shopping Dubai is already renowned around the world for its magnificent shopping facilities, malls and stores. The emirate of Dubai is attracting a growing host of international retailers and there are now in fact more global brands in Dubai than in Paris or New York. Dubai’s popularity as a shopping destination is particularly increasing […]

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RTA launches monthly Dubai Nol passes

RTA launches monthly Dubai Nol passes

Regular commuters of the Metro in Dubai can now travel unlimited within their selected zones as RTA launches a variety of monthly passes for a fixed price. The monthly Nol card passes come in 3 denominations of Dh100, Dh180 and Dh270, each with a particular travel plan. The Dh100 pass is limited for travelling with […]

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Dubai Malls to Open From 10am to Midnight

Dubai Malls to Open From 10am to Midnight

Dubai Shopping Mall Opening Hours Shoppers and residents in Dubai are in for a treat as Dubai shopping malls will be open from 10am to 12 midnight throughout this month. A directive was issued in this regard taking into account the influx of visitors to Dubai during the ongoing Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) and to […]

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Carrefour to open at Dubai Investments Park

Carrefour Dubai

Carrefour at Dubai Investments Park Carrefour are set to open a 30,000 Sq.ft hypermarket at Dubai Investments Park. Dubai Investments Park (DIP), is the largest integrated business and residential community in the Middle East which has now collaborated with the hypermarket chain Carrefour to offer residents in Dubai a one-stop shopping experience at Dubai Investments Park. Epitomizing […]

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Dubai Metro Green Line Update

Dubai Metro Green Line Update

Dubai Metro Green Line News His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai will launch the official operation of the Dubai Metro Green Line in September 2011. The Green Line in Dubai covers a distance of 23 km and consists of 16 stations in […]

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Dubai in Top 10 Tourist Destinations

Dubai as a Tourist Destination According to a study carried out by Mastercard, Dubai is among the top 10 Tourist destinations in the World. Approximately 8 million international tourists will visit Dubai in 2011, which will rank the emirate at No. 9 in terms of visitor arrivals out of 132 cities across the world. The […]

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Dubai Taxi Booking system

RTA in Dubai to spend $5.45 billion

The RTA in Dubai have confirmed that they will spend approximately 20 billion dirhams ($5.45 billion) over the coming 4 years to fund exisiting projects but announced that they will not be considering an increase in toll charges using their electronic toll collection system or creating new toll gates to raise money for any future […]

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Kids Go Free in Dubai 14th May to 30th September 2011

Kids Go Free in Dubai

With Dubai’s renowned safe environment, beautiful beaches and affordable luxury, it is no wonder that the emirate of Dubai is rapidly turning into a popular destination for a family holiday. To encourage this the Dubai Tourism and Commerce Marketing has launched a promotion which has been labeled as ‘Kids Go Free in Dubai’ which was […]

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Air Arabia Express

Air Arabia Express Between Dubai and Sharjah

The first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, Air Arabia has now introduced a regular shuttle service known as the ‘Air Arabia Express’ between the centre of Dubai and Sharjah International Airport. Air Arabia have confirmed that they will be providing 20 bus services per day between the two Emirates. […]

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Flavio Briatore's Billionaire Destination

Flavio Briatore’s Billionaire Destination

Former Formula One team boss and Italian business personality Flavio Briatore is set to launch a $150m Billionaire’s Square in Dubai in conjunction with the UAE’s Pragma Group. The project which will consist of a boutique hotel as well as a Billionaire Bar and Grill, alongside other restaurants, bars and a fitness club will be […]

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