UAE News

Abu Dhabi Prepares to Approve Reopening of Emirate’s Hotel Facilities

Abu Dhabi Prepares to Approve Reopening of Emirate’s Hotel Facilities

25 May 2020

The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has shared detailed guidelines with the emirate’s hotels in preparation for granting approvals to reopen the establishments’ restaurants, lounges, bars, beaches, pools and gyms. 

Having closed due to health and safety precautionary measures imposed to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus, hotels will now be able to reopen their facilities and resume trading as soon as approval is granted from DCT Abu Dhabi. To... Read More

Salvatore Ferregamo launches a limited edition of women’s accessories for Dubai

Salvatore Ferregamo launches a limited edition of women’s accessories for Dubai

21 May 2020

The festivities are around the corner and it is time to celebrate Eid. On this occasion, Salvatore Ferragamo has launched a limited edition of Women’s Accessories for Dubai.The collection features three products from the brand’siconic styles, with a customized twist that abides with the Middle Eastern consumer. Chic and sophisticated, the black satin mule shoes arecovered with strass in Jet Hematite finishing for an interpretation of the Evening.

Paul Andrew explained: “The Refracted... Read More

Emirates Mars Mission Announces Scheduled Launch Date

Emirates Mars Mission Announces Scheduled Launch Date

20 May 2020

The Emirates Mars Mission, the first interplanetary exploration undertaken by an Arab nation, today announced the scheduled launch of its Mars Hope Probe in a 495,000,000km journey to reach and orbit the Red Planet. 

The countdown to the launch begins after the probe’s successful transfer from the UAE to Japan, in a journey that spanned more than 83 hours by land, air and sea. As planned, the world will see the Hope Probe launch into space on Wednesday, 15 July 2020 at 00:51:27 UAE... Read More

UAE clarifies fines and penalties for violating COVID-19 guidelines

UAE clarifies fines and penalties for violating COVID-19 guidelines

19 May 2020

Abu Dhabi: In a press briefing on Monday, the UAE released a revised list of fines for those who violate COVID-19 rules and restrictions.

Dh50,000: For those who open schools, gyms, cinema, parks, cafes, restaurants, pools

Dh10,000: Fines for individuals who have or had COVID-19 and refuse to download app used for COVID-19 tracing

Dh20,000: Fines for individuals who have or had COVID-19 and try to tamper with tracking device or app installed by authorities

Dh20,... Read More

Sofia Vergara the new face of Dolce&Gabbana SS20 campaign Devotion bag

17 May 2020

Vibrant, sensual, and elegant: the Dolce&Gabbana SS2020 Advertising Campaign enchants viewers by conjuring up the glamour and radiance of the iconic Italian seaside. Its natural splendor is enhanced by the beautiful Sofia Vergara, who lounges in a classic Dolce&Gabbana dress while clutching her Devotion bag.... Read More

Your home away from home: exclusive staycation offer at Jumeirah Creekside hotel

Your home away from home: exclusive staycation offer at Jumeirah Creekside hotel

17 May 2020

Those planning a relaxing and urban break with loved ones this Ramadan, Eid and beyond can take advantage of a collection of curated experiences and packages at Jumeirah Creekside hotel, offering a luxury staycation with complete peace of mind.

 

A home away from home, guests can relax, unwind and enjoy a change of scenery at Jumeirah Creekside Hotel with  up to 25 percent off the best available rate. To help guests make the most of their stay, the package includes a daily... Read More

Dubai Municipality reopens Jumeriah Beach Walk

Dubai Municipality reopens Jumeriah Beach Walk

17 May 2020

On Sunday, May 17, 2020 Dubai Municipality announced the reopening of popular leisure destination Jumeriah Beach Walk.

Making the announcement on its Twitter page, the civic body urged citizens and residents of to follow the necessary safety precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. It reminded that visitors should use personal protection equipment (such as mask and gloves) and follow physical distancing rules.

“#DubaiMunicipality announces the reopening of Jumeirah beach... Read More

Mubadala announces rent deferment for ADGM Square tenants

Mubadala announces rent deferment for ADGM Square tenants

17 May 2020

The Real Estate and Infrastructure arm of Mubadala Investment Company, the Abu Dhabi-based sovereign investor have announced the rent deferment plans for ADGM Square. This is part of Mubadala’s ‘We Are Dedicated’ campaign and aims to support ADGM Square commercial tenants currently leasing office spaces in the four towers, Al Khatem, Al Sila, Al Maqam, Al Sarab. The campaign launched in April in response to the economic impact brought on by the COVID-19 virus outbreak in the UAE.

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Louvre Abu Dhabi and anghami Release Curated Playlists Inspired by the Museum’s Collection

Louvre Abu Dhabi and anghami Release Curated Playlists Inspired by the Museum’s Collection

17 May 2020

Louvre Abu Dhabi, in partnership with anghami, the MENA region’s largest music streaming app, launched the first playlists of a series starting their new collaboration Louvre Abu Dhabi x anghami. The partnership will see the curation of audio playlists with a bespoke selection of soundtracks that respond to different themes, moods and inspirations found in Louvre Abu Dhabi’s collections.

 

“Our partnership with anghami is a testament to our ongoing engagement with the creative... Read More

Dubai Airports CEO speaks out on post-COVID-19 recovery plans

Dubai Airports CEO speaks out on post-COVID-19 recovery plans

17 May 2020

Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths today confirmed that while the airport operator is taking appropriate measures to control costs, optimise liquidity, facilitate cargo and repatriation flights and prepare for a timely and proportionate activation of facilities and services at Dubai International (DXB) to support the resumption of scheduled traffic, the timing and the speed of air traffic recovery will ultimately depend on the development of a vaccine or treatment for COVID-19.

 

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