Online hotel bookings are expected to continue to thrive and hoteliers need to support its relationship with online travel agencies (OTA) for mutual growth.
“They are an important part of our business. We lean on OTAs when it comes to their knowledge because they hold key data and have tremendous worldwide reach and visibility that can get us into new markets that we may not otherwise be able to reach,” said Glenn Nobbs, General Manager of Copthorne Hotel Dubai.
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‘Archaic’s Echo’ resounds at Andakulova Gallery, Dubai, UAE: The solo exhibition of the original work of Kyrgyz artist Yuristanbek Shygaev at Andakulova Gallery, Dubai, from March 7th – July 7th, 2018, can best be described in the words of Chingiz Aitmatov, the most famous contemporary author of Kyrgyzstan: “Under the brush of this master, Kyrgyz myths and legends achieve the greatness of true art…” Indeed, a deep and serious interest in the old folk tales and epics of the Kyrgyz people has... Read More
Andakulova Gallery, Dubai, the Middle East’s only gallery for Central Asian art, will held from 6 December 2017 till 6 March 2018 the exhibition “Poetry and Myths of Javlon Umarbekov” under the patronage of Ulugbekhon Maksumov – CEO of the Inkas Vehicles, Dubai, UAE.
Javlon Umarbekov, born in 1946 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, is one of the key figures of contemporary art in the country. He is the People’s Artist of Uzbekistan, an active member of the Academy of Arts of the Republic, a... Read More
The art scene in Dubai is a sector that is constantly evolving and much like the city itself, change is the recurrent theme. The city itself is glowing during this time of year because, art fans are hyped up and ready to leave their daily routine to make time for some culture.
We start off on our art tour by heading to the DIFC area to visit the popular Art Sawa Gallery. The artwork displayed in it was profoundly compelling because both the Middle Eastern artists, Sara Shamma as well... Read More
Some of the world’s most innovative water adventure companies are showing visitors how to shed new light on the ocean floor at the 25th Dubai International Boat Show. These deep sea submersibles are taking water wanderlust to new depths of planet Earth, allowing owners to access depths of a kilometre under the sea surface in comfort and safety.
Triton Submersibles, Seabreacher and Ortega Submersibles are all opening the eyes of thrill seeking visitors who are keen to explore the... Read More
17th November 2016, Andakulova Gallery in Dubai hosted the official opening ceremony of the exhibition dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Uzbekistan. This new artistic group photo exhibition titled “Outlines and Variations: Uzbekistan through photo lens”, organized under the patronage of the Consulate General of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Dubai, UAE. The photo exhibition is open to the public and takes place over two weeks – November 17th to December 5th... Read More
The ‘Brilliant Art Show’ circus from Beijing, China, performed a stunning mix of acrobatics, juggling and balancing at the 35th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), as just one of the hundreds of attractions this year’s event.
Themed ‘Read More’ and taking place at Expo Centre Sharjah, SIBF 2016 runs from November 2-12 and is hosting 1,681 publishing houses from 60 countries. More than 1.5 million titles will be on display from participating publishers. SIBF is now... Read More
During the period from November 18 to December 15, 2015 an International Cultural Festival of Sheikh Zayed for handicrafts menwill be heldin Abu Dhabi. The cultural festival held since 2009 providing cultural cooperation between the different countries, and also acquainting with cultural heritage of United Arab Emirates people.
This year the Kazakhstan handicraftsmen is participating in the festival for the first time and will compete with the colleagues from the Emirates, Saudi... Read More
Ahead of COP21 in Paris in November 2015, Alliance Française Dubai holds every month a series of cultural events and conferences around the Climate Change theme. Aiming to contribute in raising awareness about the challenging issues of global warning, Alliance Française Dubai invite Dubaians in September and October to watch, listen and debate.
Sept 16 til Oct 31 - Photo Exhibition 'Arctic Sentinels' by French Photographer & Journalist Nicolas Mingasson.
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Sixty per cent of investors expect Dubai's real estate market to grow over the next 12 months, says the results of a new survey conducted by global market research company YouGov.
With over half of home buyers (54 per cent) feeling positive about the continuing growth of the Dubai real estate market and a further three-fifths (58 per cent) expecting an increase in sales and rental prices over the next... Read More