Sunday, May 19, 2019

Travel

Latest updates on GCC travel and tourism with enhanced tourist destinations and entry of visitors into the GCC with updates in the aviation sector.

Visa fee hike leaves tour operators in Oman in limbo

Tour operators were caught on the hop after the short stay visa fee for tourists was quadrupled. According to new rules which came into...

Price for tourist visa to Oman increases 400% overnight!

Tourists must now pay OMR 20 for the new visas.  The new visa has also tripled in length of stay and will allow tourists to...

Dubai tourism numbers surge on Indian, Chinese and Russian visitors

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has reported an 11 per cent increase in overnight visits in the first three months...

Rich Kids of Dubai…

With no jobs to worry about, every day is a holiday for these spoilt youngsters. As these envy-inducing pictures prove, it’s hot in Dubai and...

Are tourists visiting the UAE exempt from traffic fines?

A card with a Dubai Police logo has gone viral on social media, saying that tourists and visitors who flout traffic rules could be...

Saudi Arabia to become more “fun” – OFFICIAL

It’s a new thing in Saudi Arabia: fun. Citizens must have more of it — at least that is what has been decreed by...

Saudi Arabia seeks to attract tourists

  Vision 2030, Saudi Arabia’s long-term blueprint for weaning itself off its reliance on oil revenue, involves investment to the tune of $20m – including a...

MP calls for end to travel bans for small debts

An MP has called for abolishing travel bans for anyone owing small sums to banks and companies.“It’s not right to restrict someone’s freedom of...

Influence Wins: Indian MP takes same flight on which he assaulted...

Indian MP, Ravindra Gaikwad, was all over the internet recently when his misbehavior with a 60-year-old Air India steward went viral. The MP launched a physical...

GI goes on a Gold Coast adventure!

A nybody worried about US visa bans can hop on over to Australia’s Gold Coast. A lot nearer than the States, it has the most...
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