Tuesday, August 21, 2018

UAE

Dubai records 8.1 million tourists in first half of 2018

Dubai attracts a record 8.10 million international overnight tourists during the first six months of 2018, according to figures released on Wednesday. India, Saudi Arabia...

Pilot threatens to ‘blow up’ Dubai-bound plane

An off-duty drunk pilot threatened to blow up an aircraft and assaulted a stewardess, a Dubai court heard on Wednesday. According to public prosecution records,...

Abu Dhabi: Around 200 abandoned buildings demolished

The Abu Dhabi City Municipality, ADM, has called on owners of abandoned buildings in Abu Dhabi and suburban areas to take corrective actions in...

GCC to witness a boost in tourism

GCC tourism is looking likely to recover with boosts coming from Expo 2020 in Dubai and the World Cup 2022 in Qatar, although questions...

Flight delayed for nearly 11 hours due to ‘Drunk’ pilot

A flydubai flight from Nepal bound to Dubai was delayed for nearly 11 hours on Sunday after one of its pilots was suspected to...

UAE helps illegal residents with 6-month visa for job search

The UAE is set to begin an amnesty programme for people living in the country illegally from August 1, allowing them to leave the...

Man caught on CCTV molesting girl in Dubai mall

  A man apologised for molesting a girl at mall in Dubai. According to the details, the 29-year-old Asian man had followed the GCC national girl...

Dubai to get 20 MILLION international tourists by 2020 as tourism...

Dubai has seen an impressive increase of tourists flocking to the emirate in recent years and the numbers are set to surge even higher...

Dubai to build world’s biggest mall

The newly launched Dubai Square, an upcoming district that will combine retail, hospitality and entertainment in Dubai Creek, will not only dwarf Dubai Mall, but...

Pictures: $Billion biggest ever indoor theme park opens in Abu Dhabi

The world's largest indoor theme park - costing over $1billion - has opened in Abu Dhabi. Warner Bros World opened its doors to the first...

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