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Dubai Holding unveils Marasi Business Bay

A breakthrough master-planned waterside development, embracing the longest promenade spanning 12 kilometres, the UAE’s first-ever water homes, retail options, floating restaurants, leisure facilities and...

UAE Consumer Confidence Remains High, Declines in Q1 2016

Consumer confidence in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) remained at an optimistic, above-the-baseline score of 104, but declined four-points from the previous quarter. Interestingly,...

2016 Ramadan Working Hours Announced

In 2016, the Ramadan working hours for employees in the public sector will be from 9am to 2pm, according to a statement issued on...

Dubai Summer Surprises will be back after Ramadan

The Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), the highlight of the city’s summer calendar, will be back this year from 23rd July to 5th September, with...

Construction Works on Langham Place Downtown Dubai Begin in a Week

Omniyat Group, a leading luxurious real estate developer in Dubai, has awarded the enabling works contract for its AED 1 billion ($272 million) Langham...

22nd Dubai Duty Free UAE Nationals Cup Supported by the EGF

The Emirates Golf Club hosted the 2016 Dubai Duty Free UAE Nationals Cup supported by the Emirates Golf Federation. Forty-four players enjoyed the challenge...

Arabic to become main language across invoices, customer care services

Invoices, price tags and menu cards will have information in Arabic by end of year Call centres and reception desks will have Arabic...

Expo 2020 Dubai Reveals Master Plan

Expo 2020 Dubai has revealed its master plan in the form of a dedicated experiential zone displayed at the 15th edition of the Arab Media Forum. Visitors were among the first to take...

Consumer Friendliness Index: Dubai Consumers Rated Top Retailers

Top performers in the fourth ‘Consumer Friendliness Index’ of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai have been honored at a special ceremony...

Emirates landing in Dubai Mall this weekend

Emirates will be taking its iconic onboard experience to Dubai Mall this upcoming holiday weekend from 4-7 May, with an imaginative rendition of its...

In Pictures: World’s Largest Lamborghini Showroom in Dubai

Motoring fanatics get ready! Things are revving up as Al Jaziri Motors announces the opening of the world's largest Lamborghini showroom in Dubai. The 30,000...

UAE Reaping Benefits of Cloud Seeding Operations

The UAE is reaping the benefits of ongoing since nearly ten years cloud seeding operations in the country. Experts say in March 2016 alone, rainfall...

DED: No truth in rumours on penalising individuals and companies for commenting on economic...

In response to enquiries on whether individuals or companies are being penalised for negative comments or opinion on the economic situation, the Dubai Department...

Businesses in Dubai expect stability to prevail through second quarter of 2016

Businesses in Dubai expect the market to hold steady through the second quarter of 2016 after the first quarter saw strong performance across the...

Emaar Malls net profit rose 22% in the first quarter of 2016

Emaar Malls (DFM: EMAARMALLS), the shopping malls and retail business majority-owned by global property developer Emaar Properties, reported first-quarter (January to March) 2016 net...