Dubai recently updated its city brand. However, a new research shows that the old one did a pretty good job. According to a joint study between Guardian and Saffron, Dubai’s city brand ranks among the world’s top 10 best city brands.
Dubai Land Department ( DLD ) has announced that the total amount of Dubai real estate transactions recorded in the emirate for the first six months of 2014 exceeded AED 113 billion. A financial report issued by the Real Estate Research and Studies Department revealed that sales accounted for 54 per cent of the total […]
The latest Ramadan consumer behaviour insights released by global market research company, YouGov, reveal a lower proportion of residents across the MENA region are spending more money during Ramadan in 2014 compared to last year. Specifically, 62% of online respondents agreed they spend more money during the Holy month, compared with 74% who agreed to […]
Having reached the skies with the world’s tallest tower, Burj Khalifa, the United Arab Emirates is now looking at the final frontier space. The country has announced plans for sending the first Muslim spaceship in history to Mars in 2021, a mission described as a giant leap for the Arab world.
The summer season is already here, bringing lots of opportunities for fun along with the longer daylight hours and high temperatures. If you are looking for outdoor entertainment, you should look at the latest rankings for the best amusement and water parks in the world. Although the unbearable heat in the summer, Dubai also appears […]
Positive sentiment is running deeper among consumers in Dubai with personal finances improving and more people are willing to put their spare cash into savings and holidays, shows the quarterly consumer confidence survey conducted by the Department of Economic Development (DED).
The Dubai real estate market maintained its positive performance in Q2 2014, according to Dubai Real Estate Overview issued by JLL, the world’s leading real estate investment and advisory firm. The second quarter (Q2 2014) report provides the consultancy’s perspective on the latest trends in the office, residential, retail and hotel sectors in the Dubai […]
Under the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Hussein Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education and Director-General of the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, today announced that the official Eid Al Fitr holiday for Ministries and Federal Authorities will commence on Sunday, 27th of July, which corresponds with the […]