Burj Khalifa fireworks will be bigger, better: Emaar

November 4, 2018 5:23 am1 comment
Burj Khalifa fireworks will be bigger, better: Emaar

UAE-based Emaar has just released a video  offering residents and tourists a preview of the New Year’s Eve spectacle that will be happening in about two months. The master developer of the world’s tallest tower had earlier confirmed that the traditional fireworks display will return to Burj Khalifa on the […]

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AI to help Abu Dhabi residents reduce water, power waste

October 14, 2018 6:54 am2 comments
AI to help Abu Dhabi residents reduce water, power waste

Abu Dhabi residents will soon be able to tell where exactly water and electricity are wasted in their house, which will prompt them to minimize resource consumption and save money, a senior official said. To read more, click here. 

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Saudi Arabia launches high-speed rail project

September 26, 2018 12:46 pm0 comments
Saudi Arabia launches high-speed rail project

A high-speed railway linking Mecca and Medina, Islam’s holiest cities, is inaugurated in Saudi Arabia, described by local officials as the biggest transportation project in the region. To read more, click here. 

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Move help UAE expatriates’ transition to retirement confidently

September 18, 2018 1:05 pm2 comments
Move help UAE expatriates’ transition to retirement confidently

A UAE Cabinet decision announced on Sunday granting long-term visas for expatriate retirees is seen as a major social stabilizer and economic booster, attracting more people with advanced skills and enhancing the UAE’s ability to build a knowledge-based economy, experts said. To read more, click here.  

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Brits flock back to Turkey, Tunisia and Egypt

August 28, 2018 12:11 pm2 comments
Brits flock back to Turkey, Tunisia and Egypt

British holidaymakers are flocking back to destinations that until recently were feared by many to be at risk of unrest or terrorism. The big winners are Turkey, Tunisia and Egypt, although the two Arab countries have yet to recover their full potential, according to the latest findings from ForwardKeys and […]

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Saudi Pushes Ahead With Its Entertainment Drive

August 17, 2018 1:27 pm1 comment
Saudi Pushes Ahead With Its Entertainment Drive

The Saudi government is pushing forward with an ambitious and expensive drive to develop its domestic tourism and entertainment sector, with potentially major consequences for the shape of Saudi society and its economy. To read more, click here. 

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