Record Number of Dubai Visitors Expected in April and May

The tourism and hospitality industries in Dubai are expecting record numbers of visitors during April and May due to the large number of events taking place in the emirate. Hotel occupancy will maintain high levels, which will have a positive impact … read more

Lionel Richie & More This Weekend in Dubai

Have you planned any special activities for this weekend in Dubai? A concert, a picnic with the family, or maybe a short escape out of town? Once again, the city of Dubai offers its residents and visitors a large variety of shows and nightlife … read more

Dubai’s Cost of Living at All-time High

Last month, Dubai’s inflation rate jumped to its highest since 2009 driven by inflated property and food prices. According to the latest data, the cost of living in March increased 3 percent on the year before. This is an official data and it is very … read more

Electric cars will invade Dubai sooner than you think

Authorities in Dubai are pushing further the idea of creating an eco-friendly, sustainable city with fresh and clearer air with a new project featuring the construction of electric car charging stations across Dubai. The plan is part of the Smart … read more

Dubai is preparing to host the largest or most expensive World Expo

Dubai Expo 2020

With hundreds of projects on the way and billions of dollars investments, Dubai is preparing to host the largest or at least the most expensive World Expo in the history so far. While in terms of area covered, it falls behind the record-breaking Expo … read more

Dubai’ s New Address System Launching in May


Residential and commercial buildings in Dubai will get precise map coordinates as part of Dubai Municipality’s Smart Geo Addressing System. The first phase of new address system is launching in May with distributing the geographic coordinates to … read more

Emirates Airline Lands at The Dubai Mall

Sheikh Ahmed cuts the ribbon at Emirates Official Store at The Dubai Mall

Emirates Airline brings A380 flight simulator and store to world’s most visited mall destination … read more

Dubai’s main airport closure will lead to a temporary economic slowdown

2012 DXB Airport at Dawn 2 (1)

Dubai International, the emirate’s main airport, will cut down its traffic over the next few months. The news was announced by the airport’s officials yesterday in Dubai. The reason for the temporary traffic reduction is the resurfacing and other … read more

Fashion Forward Needs to Grow Up and Move Forward


As much as we were excited about the next season of Fashion Forward during the past few weeks, equally disappointed we are now after we attended the second day of the much advertised Season 3. And the disappointment is caused not by a single … read more

Dubai Consumer Confidence Index reached 143 points in Q1 of 2014

Consumer confidence rises as improving state of economy boosts personal finance and job prospects Quarterly survey shows increase of four points in Consumer Confidence Index for Q1 of 2014 Consumers in Dubai see their personal financial situation … read more