Thursday, April 26, 2018

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30 Business Days Left To Register For VAT

Value Added Tax is set to go into effect on January 1, 2018. A 5% tax will be imposed on the import and supply of...

Wanted by Expo 2020 Dubai: Innovative Gadgets, Gizmos and Games

•Futuristic ideas are needed for Expo 2020’s gadgets, gizmos and games •Products will be on sale at stores across the UAE, at Expo Site and...

Without Changes in Traffic Infrastructure, Driverless Vehicles Are Non-starter in UAE

Large-scale introduction of driverless vehicles in modern urban traffic is an unlikely scenario for the next 10 to 15 years for the UAE. This...

Dubai Shopping Festival Dates Revealed

Dubai is all set to celebrate the 23rd edition of Dubai Shopping Festival, from 26 December to 27 January 2018, providing visitors the opportunity...

New Dedicated Anchoring Areas For Yachts And Leisure Activities in Dubai

To further enhance Dubai’s competitiveness in a bid to make it a global destination for recreational marine tourism, the Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA)...

Emirates Unveils aircraft with new Expo 2020 Dubai Logo

Emirates has unveiled the first aircraft in its fleet with a new livery dedicated to Expo 2020 Dubai. The decal was installed on A6-EPK,...

The Louvre Abu Dhabi versus the Burj Khalifa

Which is the more expensive neighbour? With less than two weeks to go until the most anticipated museum opening of the 21st century, Propertyfinder Group...

Dubai Launches 1st Regional E-commerce Free Zone

The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) and Wasl Asset Management Group announced the formation of a joint venture (JV) to develop Dubai CommerCity, a...

Dubai Fitness Challenge Heads To Kite Beach This Weekend

Following its opening fitness carnival in Safa Park, Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) is heading to Kite Beach this weekend for a completely different two-day...

115 Luxury Cruise Ships to Berth at Mina Rashid this Season

With Dubai becoming a premiere international cruise destination, DP World is ready to take on the increasing influx of holidaymakers with the start of...

Dubai’s Real Estate Market Leader IPO Set for Early November

Emaar Properties board chairman Mohamed Alabbar on Saturday said he expects that a 30% stake of Emaar Development will be offered for public subscription...

Expo 2020 Dubai Related Projects Value Estimated at $33 billion

The combined value of the Expo 2020-related development projects has touched US$33 billion, AED 121 billion, as the UAE begins the three-year countdown for...

Dubai’s Five Star Hotels Unveil Daily Free Classes for a Month

Fanatical about fitness or a self-confessed couch potato? It doesn’t matter which, the Dubai Fitness Challenge has arrived and it’s time to get moving!...

Join Expo 2020 Dubai Event at The Beach

• Free event to be held on 20 October to mark three-year countdown to Expo 2020 • Everyone is invited to join Expo at The...

La Mer Opens October 15

La Mer, a world-class beachfront developed by Meraas to diversify the fabric of Dubai’s offering to visitors and residents, will open its first phase...

Dubai’s Secondary Prime Residential Market Prices Remain Stable

On analysis of data by REIDIN, Luxhabitat reveals that despite underperformance of the secondary prime residential market, the average price per square feet remained...

Business Conditions in Dubai Improve After Summer Slump

Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker: September Data Signals Improvement In Business Conditions In Dubai’s Non-Oil Private Sector September data signalled a sharp improvement in business...

Smart ‘Uptown Dubai’ District Prompts a New Beat for Business

A world-class district by DMCC, Uptown Dubai is set to become the new ‘Hotspot’ of Dubai offering a 24/7 live-work-thrive experience for residents...

Q3 2017 Dubai Residential Report: Downward Trend Continuation

• Marginal price declines continue, averaging 1.2% year on year for apartments and 1.4% for villas/townhouses in Dubai during Q3 2017 • Average rents in...

Dubai Fitness Challenge Launched

•Unprecedented new initiative sees Dubai aiming to be most active city in the world •Residents encouraged to champion the movement and commit to 30 minutes...

Emaar to Manage Dubai Frame

Real estate giant Emaar has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dubai Municipality to market and promote the latest landmark, Dubai Frame, which...

UAE’s Rich Expats Get Richer and Live Better, Survey Revealed

Expats living in the United Arab Emirates are rewarded for their hard work, according to the latest HSBC Expat Explorer survey. Singapore, Norway and...

Expo Live Launches a Grant Programme for Local University Students

• Scheme open to teams of students with projects with potential for social impact • Application, open to all university students in the UAE, closes...

UAE Launches Mars Science City

Mars Science City project was launched in UAE on 26th of September. The AED 500 million-City will cover 1.9 million square feet, making it...