Archive for April, 2011


Tickets for Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix

Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Tickets Tickets for the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix in November are set to go on sale on Thursday 5th May with the organisers of the Grand Prix event expecting another sell-out. The Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi will once again host the penultimate Formula 1 race for the […]

April 29, 2011 | By More

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 […]

April 27, 2011 | By More

Kevin Spacey Theatre Academy in Dubai

Kevin Spacey’s Middle East Theatre Academy Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey has now launched the foundation of the Middle East Theatre Academy in Dubai. The Theatre Academy in Dubai will be the first of its kind in the emirate. The aim of the project is designed to motivate and build self-confidence in underprivileged children and teenagers […]

April 27, 2011 | By More

Fly Dubai to Addis Ababa

Budget airline Flydubai has continued to expand its presence in Africa by inaugurating its 7th route to the continent. Flydubai flight FZ647 is scheduled to fly 3 times a week on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays with the airline’s single fleet of 189 seat 737-800s to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital city and touched down at Bole […]

April 26, 2011 | By More

Special Needs Taxi Service Dubai

The Dubai Taxi organisation is has confirmed that it will be increasing the number of taxis in Dubai for special needs passengers to make their transportation throughout the emirate more comfortable. Labeled as ‘Special Wheel for a Special Need’, the Dubai Special Needs Taxis displayed at the Transport Exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Centre […]

April 19, 2011 | By More

Emirates A380 to Shanghai

China’s most populated city, Shanghai is set to join Emirates’ expanding network of Airbus A380 destinations when the superjumbo begins its non-stop service from Dubai Airport on 27th April 2011. Shanghai will become Emirates’ 3rd destination in China to welcome Emirate’s Airbus A380 following the launch of the A380 service to Beijing on 1st August […]

April 19, 2011 | By More

Emirates to Link Rio de Janeiro with Dubai

Emirates Airways has confirmed that Rio de Janeiro will soon be linked with Dubai Airport by a faster non-stop daily service which is to begin operation on the 3rd of January next year. Buenos Aires will become an extension of this daily service from Rio de Janeiro which will mean that passengers can connect faster […]

April 15, 2011 | By More

Flydubai Flights to Sohag

Dubai’s low cost carrier Flydubai has launched flights to its fourth Egyptian destination this month with the introduction of two weekly flights between Dubai and Sohag along the Nile in central Egypt. Flights will operate 2 times a week with the airline’s 189-seat 737-800s. Flydubai’s previously launched Egyptian destinations include Alexandria, Luxor and Assiut. Dubai […]

April 15, 2011 | By More

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. […]

April 14, 2011 | By More

New Speed Limit Dubai-Abu Dhabi Highway

The radars on the Shaikh Maktoum Road, which connects Dubai to Abu Dhabi will soon be adjusted according to the new speed limit to be announced soon. Director of Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police said that the new speed limit and the date of implementation will be announced in due course and […]

April 12, 2011 | By More

Dubai Visit Visa Rules

If you find yourself confused regarding the latest rules and types of visit visas in Dubai then read on to find out more.. Short & long Dubai visas Visas for a period of 30 days are called short visas. Those spanning three months (90 days) are called long visas. Short visas and 90-day visas are […]

April 12, 2011 | By More