UAE News

Medcare and Aster Pharmacy announce International Tennis Superstar Andrey Rublev as Brand Ambassador

Medcare and Aster Pharmacy announce International Tennis Superstar Andrey Rublev as Brand Ambassador

28 Dec 2023

Andrey Rublev, international tennis champion ranked at World No.5, joins Medcare and Aster Pharmacy as Brand Ambassador. Medcare, a premium healthcare brand with a presence across Dubai and Sharjah through 4 hospitals and 20 medical centres, would uphold this collaboration to showcase its world-class facilities matched with top-notch clinical excellence, in alignment with the Happiness begins with Health campaign, launched earlier this year, encouraging individuals to prioritize their own... Read More

UAE's Sharjah bans New Year's Eve fireworks in solidarity with Gaza

UAE's Sharjah bans New Year's Eve fireworks in solidarity with Gaza

28 Dec 2023

An emirate in the United Arab Emirates, one of few Arab states that has official ties with Israel, has banned New Year's Eve fireworks this year as an expression of solidarity with the people of Gaza.

The decision was announced in a Facebook post by Sharjah police, warning that legal measures would be taken against those found violating the ban.

The ban is "a sincere expression of solidarity and humanitarian cooperation with our siblings in the Gaza Strip," Sharjah police said... Read More

Solve the World’s Largest Rubik’s Cube at Dubai Knowledge Park

Solve the World’s Largest Rubik’s Cube at Dubai Knowledge Park

26 Dec 2023

Dubai Knowledge Park, part of TECOM Group PJSC, has secured the Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Rubik’s Cube to commemorate its 20-year legacy of enriching the regional knowledge economy with creative thinking and innovation.

Weighing over 300kg, the world record-holder interactive installation spans 3m x 3m x 3m and comprises 21 fiberglass cubes, each almost 1 metre tall.

Embodying durability and environmental consciousness, the cube represents a tangible... Read More

 Extravagant New Year's Eve celebration at Fujiairah Rotana

Extravagant New Year's Eve celebration at Fujiairah Rotana

25 Dec 2023

Step into the grandeur of the New Year's celebrations at Fujairah Rotana, the luxury five-star Ultra all-inclusive resort in Fujairah.

The New Year's celebrations start a little early from 6:30 pm with the exclusive Pre-New Year's Eve Cocktail Reception. Perfectly positioned at the entrance of the gala dinner, this cocktail rendezvous serves as a sophisticated curtain-raiser to the evening's festivities.

New Year's Eve at Great Gatsby with the biggest fireworks

Saturday... Read More

Embrace the Festive Spirit and Create Unforgettable Memories at Yas Bay Waterfront

Embrace the Festive Spirit and Create Unforgettable Memories at Yas Bay Waterfront

22 Dec 2023

It is the jolliest time of the year, and while we bask in the holiday with our loved ones, Santa and his merry elves are polishing their boots and checking their lists because they will be making a special stop at Yas Bay Waterfront to spread some holiday cheer (and cookies!). Spot them by the magnificent 40-foot tree at the arena plaza or jingling along the waterfront between 5:00pm to 7:00pm on December 24. 

That’s not all! 

Live music performances 

If you happen to... Read More

Marriott Resort Palm Jumeirah Marks one-year milestone with magical festivities

Marriott Resort Palm Jumeirah Marks one-year milestone with magical festivities

22 Dec 2023

Marriott Resort Palm Jumeirah, the 50th property in Dubai and the inaugural Marriott Hotels branded resort in the region, proudly celebrates its first anniversary on December 15, 2023.

Over the past 365 days, the resort has achieved remarkable milestones, creating lasting memories for guests, and setting new standards in the hospitality industry.

Key Achievements from the Past Year:

1. Welcoming The First Ever... Read More

TYDE and BMW announce another electric-powered luxury yacht

TYDE and BMW announce another electric-powered luxury yacht

20 Dec 2023

TYDE has already achieved a milestone with the launch of THE ICON, the first battery-powered maritime vehicle of its kind, in collaboration with BMW and the innovation forge Designworks, a subsidiary of the BMW Group. With an impressive range and hydrofoils adapted from sailing racing, which significantly reduce energy consumption, THE ICON has set standards in the competitive environment and was honoured with the "Wallpaper Smart Space Award" and the "Boat Builder Award" for its innovative... Read More

Global Village invites the world to celebrate this New Year’s Eve

Global Village invites the world to celebrate this New Year’s Eve

19 Dec 2023

Prepare to experience the ultimate New Year's Eve celebrations at Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment. The park is inviting families and friends to welcome the New Year not just once, but seven times in a single night!

The festivities will commence at 8 pm local time on the Main Stage, marking midnight in China. The countdown then moves through Thailand (9 pm), Bangladesh (10 pm), India (10:30 pm... Read More

11 Things to Do to Keep Kids Entertained Throughout Winter Break in Dubai

11 Things to Do to Keep Kids Entertained Throughout Winter Break in Dubai

12 Dec 2023

Winter break is right around the corner, and for many parents, that means stacking the days with activities and entertainment that keep children occupied. Figuring out what to do can be a delightful challenge, and fortunately, Dubai is a treasure trove of unique experiences, particularly when the cooler weather blows in. From winter-only shows at the Theatre of Digital Art to free outdoor movies and special discounts at Madame Tussauds, discover how to keep children occupied through the... Read More

Celebrate the Festive Season at TH8 Palm Dubai Beach Resort

Celebrate the Festive Season at TH8 Palm Dubai Beach Resort

11 Dec 2023

Experience the true essence of the festive season at Th8 Palm Dubai Beach Resort, Vignette Collection, the hidden haven for rest and personalized reconnection. Enjoy memorable celebrations with cherished moments at the Th8 Palm Dubai and let your dreams come true with the resort’s unique experience and festive vibes. 

Named after the eighth phase on the moon dial, Th8 Palm Dubai Beach Resort, Vignette Collection hotel by IHG invites guests to reconnect with their senses through a... Read More

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