Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, held a Sea Palace Barza on Monday where he met with Chechen President, Ramzan Kadyrov, and delegates attending the Interfaith Alliance for Safer Communities forum.
At Qasr Al Bahr Majlis, Sheikh Mohamed and President Kadyrov discussed issues of mutual concern. The two agreed to develop ties between both countries.
The outspoken leader of Russia's Chechnya republic is a... Read More
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud visited Hail as part of his tour to the northern region, where he inaugurated many development projects in health, education and civil servicing sectors.
King Salman accompanied by 350 delegates including the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, deputy prime minister and minister of defense, and elite royal family members and ministers, attended a public reception hosted by the people of Hail region at Magawat Park.... Read More
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has launched a new brand platform: ‘Choose Well’. The airline’s new customer proposition is an invitation for all to make choices about how they travel and to journey on their own terms. It is also a validation that Etihad’s customers, partners, guests and employees are at the heart of every good choice it makes. The launch is timed to coincide with the airline’s birthday celebrations of fifteen years since its first flight.
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Dubai based Plan b Group has successfully bid for the ‘Visit St. Petersburg’ account. The acquisition of the destination marketing initiative mandates Plan b Group to promote St Petersburg within the UAE as a choice destination for business and leisure. Additionally, Plan b Group Founder & Chairman, Harmeek Singh has been appointed as ‘Visit St Petersburg’s’ representative in the country.
“Through the ‘Visit St. Petersburg’ campaign, Plan b will do what we do best by promoting... Read More
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammad, Crown Prince of Dubai, has unveiled an unusual man-made lake in Dubai — it is shaped like two interlocking love hearts.
The Crown Prince of Dubai, who uses the name faz3 on Instagram, posted the image of the sight at Al Qudra Lakes in the emirate, along with the message: “To all of you.”
If that wasn't swoon-worthy enough, trees have been planted beside the water to spell out the word 'love'.
The lakes are even visible on Google Maps.... Read More
Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has given the green-light to a Dh590m traffic scheme aimed at cutting congestion and slashing accident response times.
The expanded smart traffic system will monitor 60 per cent of the emirate's traffic in real-time - a sharp increase on the current coverage of 11 per cent.
The increased monitoring network is being introduced in a bid to ease congestion, reduce crash response time and bolster road safety in Dubai.
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Gemfields is honoured to announce the discovery of ‘Inkalamu’, the Lion Emerald, a 5,655 carat Zambian emerald crystal with remarkable clarity and a perfectly balanced golden green hue.
Inkalamu was discovered at Kagem, the world’s largest emerald mine, which is 75% owned by Gemfields and 25% by the Industrial Development Corporation of Zambia (which belongs in turn to the Government of the Republic of Zambia).
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Hotels and restaurants in Dubai will refrain from serving alcohol next Monday, November 19 and Tuesday, November 20 as the Emirates marks the Prophet Mohammed's birth.
The period will last from 5pm on Monday until 6pm on Tuesday, according to a circular issued by Dubai Tourism to hotels, resorts, restaurants, leisure and sports clubs, tourist companies, tour boats and event organisers.
Hotels, bars and restaurants in Abu Dhabi said they have received no such circular yet.... Read More
Emirates is gearing up to launch the world’s first “biometric path” which will offer its customers a smooth and truly seamless airport journey at the airline’s hub in Dubai International airport.
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Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Abu Dhabi Art will open to the public this Wednesday, 14th November at Manarat Al Saadiyat. The 2018 edition will welcome 43 galleries from 19 countries across the globe, with many new galleries participating for the first time, alongside exciting and engaging new elements to the programming.
Members of the local and international... Read More