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Dubai Culture hosts members of media  for an artistic Suhoor experience
Culture & Education | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 2:59 pm
Celebrating the spirit of the Holy Month of Ramadan, The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) hosted a media suhoor this week, bringing together members of UAE’s media industry for a unique evening in an artistic setting. Hala Badri, Director General at Dubai Culture, along...
20 World Travellers Win Dubai Holiday for 2 as Part of Visit Dubai’s  #bemyguest Campaign
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 1:13 pm
Dubai will host 40 global travellers for a ‘one-of-a-kind’ summer extravaganza as part of #BeMyGuest campaign by Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism). The multi-award-winning programme, featured an exclusive social gamification...
Tadawul Celebrates Listing Arabian Centers Company on the Main Market
Business & Money | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 12:38 pm
The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) and Arabian Centers Company (ACC) [the largest owner and operator of shopping malls in the Kingdome] celebrated today the listing of ACC on the Main Market, in the presence of Eng. Khalid Al Hussan, CEO of Tadawul, and Mr. Fawaz Al Hokair, Chairman of ACC. The...
Lootah Properties ready to launch Living Garden, a modern lifestyle property in Jumeirah Village Circle
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 12:31 pm
Living Garden, soon-to-rise modern residential units in the up and coming neighbourhood of Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC), will be the newest addition to Lootah Real Estate Development’s portfolio of high-quality, affordable and sustainable properties in Dubai, offering residents not just a...
Saudi Arabia’s Education Ministry pumps $500m into public school projects
Culture & Education | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 7:52 am
Saudi Arabia is spending more than $500 million on building education “complexes” that will serve 90,000 students in major urban centers. The Education Ministry, represented by the government-owned Tatweer Buildings Co., on Tuesday, signed an agreement with Al-Mabani Real Estate Co....
New law qualitative leap in service of foreign Haj pilgrims: Benten
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 7:47 am
The Council of Ministers on Tuesday approved the Law for the Service Providers of Foreign Haj Pilgrims. The Council endorsed the law after examining an earlier decision of the Shoura Council and recommendation of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs (CEDA). There is a provision in the...
FOX Networks Group Democratizes Programming this Ramadan
Culture & Education | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 4:45 am
Democratized programming is what Fox Networks Group (FNG) is offering its regional viewers with this Ramadan. With a ‘People’s Choice’ approach, the network enabled viewers from across the Middle East to vote for their preferred shows during the Holy month. In a two-month period,...
Saudi Arabian Airlines trains new pilots
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 4:33 am
The Saudi Arabian Airlines has completed the procedures for the final admission phase for dispatching 400 applicants for the Aviators’ program in both its branches — commercial aviation and aviation sciences. The final phase includes medical and physical fitness tests related to...
Construction of the three Thematic Districts completed as 
Expo 2020 records more than 100 million working hours on site
Business & Money | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 4:29 am
Construction of Expo 2020 Dubai’s petal-shaped Thematic Districts is now complete, marking one of the most significant milestones on the road to welcoming the world to the UAE for 173 days of fun, creativity and inspiration. More than 100 million working hours have now gone into developing ...
du’s 5G Experience Goes Live This Ramadan
Technology & IT | Wednesday 22 May, 2019 3:30 am
du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is showcasing the future of 5G to guests and customers who visit the company’s Al Majlis at the Madinat Jumeirah throughout Ramadan. Demonstrating the differences between the 4G network and 5G connectivity through a...
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