Monday, December 17, 2018

Travel

Muscat Airport Wins ‘Best Leading Airport 2018’ Award

Muscat International Airport has been awarded the prestigious title ‘Best Leading Airport 2018’ by World Travel Awards, officials have revealed. The award ceremony was held...

Saudi: 1.5 Million Umrah Visas Issued Since September

Around 1,509,936 Umrah visas were issued since the season started in September, the Ministry of Haj and Umrah has said in its weekly statistical...

UAE Passport Ranked ‘The Strongest’ In The World

The UAE passport has jumped to Number 1 as the world's most powerful passport on Saturday, December 1, 2018 — on the eve of...

UAE: 80% Of Residents Travel To Take Photos For Social Media

Around 80% of the residents in UAE plan their holidays around photos they will take for social media, according to a recent survey by...

UAE: Flight Attendant Accused Of Stealing Cash From Passengers

An Emirates flight attendant accused of stealing cash from two passengers when they went to the aid of their ill father has been found...

Saudi: Individual E-Umrah Visas Announced By Haj Ministry

The Ministry of Haj and Umrah announced plans to issue electronic individual Umrah visas for certain categories of people, according to a senior official...

UAE: New Titanic To Set Sail From Dubai In 2022

A controversial replica version of the doomed RMS Titanic will undertake a two-week maiden voyage from Dubai in 2022 before beginning regular voyages between...

Ras Al Khaimah Expects 90% Hotel Occupancy During National Day

Ras Al Khaimah is expecting hotel occupancy levels of more than 90 percent during the upcoming National Day celebrations in the UAE next month.A...

Mandatory Online Registration For Indian Expats Suspended

The Indian government on Wednesday deferred a controversial decision to make online registration mandatory for ECNR (emigration clearance not required) passport holders flying to...

UAE Rail Network To Be Extended By 605kms

The Ministry of Finance and the Abu Dhabi Department of Finance have signed an agreement to fund the second stage of the national railway,...

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