Private schools in Dubai reopen for the 2023-2024 academic year today, on August 28, Monday and the yellow school buses once again took over on Dubai’s roads on Monday morning after a two-month summer break.
Schools have organised staggered entries to ensure that there is time for introductions, school tours, and orientation sessions, supporting new students in adapting to their environment, peers, and academic expectations.
Students in Dubai schools seemed exhilarated as they... Read More
Dubai Summer Surprises has been keeping the city engaged and entertained with a range of impressive musical performances, comedic acts, and captivating theatrical shows at renowned landmarks and shopping destinations right through the summer break. And now, in its season finale, DSS delivers six unmissable concerts and performances for the festival’s closing weekend, taking place from 1 to 3 September.
Prepare to be amazed as Bollywood sensation, Farhan Akhtar,... Read More
The head of a Dubai-based conglomerate on Wednesday said Afghanistan's Taliban authorities had stopped around 100 women from travelling to the United Arab Emirates where he was to sponsor their university education.
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, founding chairman of Al Habtoor Group, said in a video posted on X social media platform, formerly known as Twitter, that he had planned to sponsor the female students to attend university and a plane he had paid for had been due to fly them to the... Read More
This Emirati Women’s Day, Bloomingdale’s presents its bespoke edit that honors the spirit, creativity, and achievements of Emirati Women. Showcasing stylish, elegant, and unique pieces that resonate with their empowered personalities, the edit is available to shop online and in-store. Embrace contemporary elegance with the PH5 Alice Short Sleeve Crop Top and Ellie Midi Skirt with Traveling Ribs, the Pangaia x Roberto Lugo 365 Hoodie and Track Pants, Palm Angels Palm University Low-Top... Read More
The government of Dubai has announced academic calendar of private schools in Dubai starting in September for academic year 2023-2024. Private schools can only tentatively communicate public holidays to parents and confirm them once declared by the UAE government authority. The schools will reopen on August 28th and winter break will start from11 December 2023.
Academic Calendar for Dubai's Private Schools - 2023-24
28 August 2023 - Start of academic year
11 December... Read More
Five Emiratis were killed, and one was injured in a two-car road traffic accident in Al Ain on Tuesday.
Al Ain traffic department received an emergency call in the early hours of the morning reporting an accident at Saa Street, east of Um Ghafah. Police patrols and ambulances attended the scene.
Abu Dhabi Police said one person is in hospital with "serious injuries".
“Five young Emiratis died in the traffic accident between two vehicles. We offer our condolences to the... Read More
UAE's Ministry of Interior, in collaboration with local police authorities, has set August 28 as the day for an initiative called 'A Day Without Accidents'.
On this day, efforts will be focused on educating citizens on traffic rules, regulations, and safe driving practices.
Brig. Gen. Eng. Hussein Ahmed Al Harithi, Head of the Federal Traffic Council at the Ministry of Interior said, "Our efforts will continue consistently, especially in the field of awareness, according to the... Read More
SLS Dubai, the iconic luxury hotel, renowned for curating unparalleled entertainment experiences is set to captivate your Fridays with their latest event series: Frequency. Guests can prepare to be swept off their feet every Friday until September 29th as SLS Dubai presents a thrilling lineup of DJ performances by DJ Keza, DJ Kaboo and DJ FlippSide at Privilege, located above the clouds on the hotel’s 75th floor.
Hailing from Paris, award-winning DJ Keza made a name for... Read More
School holidays are the best time of the year. We get to relax and forget about exams and homework. Cooking special meals, relishing delicious food, heading to the hills, joining swimming classes, and laughing uncontrollably with childhood friends are how most of us like to spend our vacation. But, during these days away from school, some of us also tend to lose touch with our classmates.
Once you are back to school, it can take some time to break the ice and get along with your... Read More
Dubai Municipality assigned an integrated rescue crew to beaches across the Emirate of Dubai. The crew consists of 140 people, including 124 highly qualified lifeguards, 12 supervisors, and two assistant managers who are overseen by one operations manager. The teams are outfitted with the newest All-Terrain beach Vehicles (ATV), safety devices, and equipment, and are stationed along the emirate's public beaches, which include Al Mamzar Beach, Al Mamzar Corniche, Jumeirah 1, 2, and 3, Umm... Read More