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Dubai Metro Green Line Opens

Dubai Metro Green Line Opens

Two years to the day after becoming the Gulf’s first mass-transit rail system, the Dubai Metro has opened its Green line. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, launched on September 9, 2011, the official operation of the Dubai Metro Green Line which stretches 23 km and comprises 18 stations in addition to the […]

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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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Higher Fares on Dubai's Metro and Buses

Higher Fares on Dubai’s Metro and Buses

Public Transport commuters in Dubai will have to pay more for traveling inside Central Business Districts as the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) re-structure mobility zones in Dubai. With the launch of the Green Line, the expansion of zones from 5 to 7, metro and bus fares for travelling in the area would be affected. […]

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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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Record Month at Dubai Airport

Dubai Airport Expansion

Dubai Airports has been given the go-ahead to launch a $7.8 billion expansion programme to boost capacity at Dubai International Airport from 60 million to 90 million passengers per year by 2018. With terminal expansion twice the footprint of London Heathrow Terminal 5, additional aircraft movements will be accommodated on the ground with the addition […]

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Royal Caribbean 2012-13 Dubai Season

Royal Caribbean 2012-13 Dubai Season

Dubai Royal Caribbean Royal Caribbean International announced the deployment of Serenade of the Seas to Dubai for its winter 2012-13 season. Serenade of the Seas will offer 17 sailings, departing every Monday on 7-night United Arab Emirates and Oman itineraries from December 2012 through April 2013. Serenade of the Seas will replace Brilliance of the […]

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Emirates Flights to St Petersburg

Emirates Flights to St Petersburg

Flights From Dubai to St Petersburg Emirates has announced that they are set to launch flights into Russia by introducing services to St Petersburg, which will become the most northerly point on emirate’s network. The port city, lying on the Baltic coast and sometimes referred to as Russia’s ‘Northern Capital,’ will be served from 1st […]

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Flydubai Bus Service

Flydubai Bus Service to Dubai Airport

Bus Service to Dubai Airport by Flydubai Flydubai has now introduced a dedicated bus service for those wishing to travel from Abu Dhabi and Al Ain to Dubai International Airport’s Terminal 2. The service which begun on 15th June 2011 will operate 4 times a day to Abu Dhabi and 3 times a day to […]

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Emirates Mobile Boarding Pass

Emirates Mobile Boarding Pass

Mobile Boarding pass by Emirates Passengers travelling with Emirates Airline are now able to scan their smartphones rather than paper slips at Dubai airport gates. Emirates, the Arab world’s largest carrier, has become the latest airline to introduce mobile boarding passes for customers equipped with internet-enabled phones or tablet devices. Emirates passengers travelling out of […]

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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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