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Dubai Eye To Open Next Year

Dubai Eye To Open Next Year

18 April 2019

Meraas have confirmed that the world’s tallest observation wheel, Ain Dubai aka Dubai Eye, will be completed in time for Expo 2020. As the progress on the project continues, the eighth and the final 450-tonne temporary steel spoke has been removed

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Cinemas To Play Avengers: Endgame Round The Clock

Cinemas To Play Avengers: Endgame Round The Clock

17 April 2019

As Avengers fans are eagerly waiting for the release of Avengers: Endgame and hope they get to see it before anyone can spoil it for them, cinema chain Reel Cinemas has announced a pleasant surprise for movie goers, making sure that as many fans can

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First Look Inside Coca-Cola Arena Revealed

First Look Inside Coca-Cola Arena Revealed

17 April 2019

The biggest indoor entertainment venue in the region, Coca-Cola Arena, is one of the most eagerly anticipated openings of the year. Set to open in June, Connector took a first look inside what is a very impressive venue for live music, entertainment

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Dubai Gets A Hi Tech ‘Nursery of The Future’

Dubai Gets A Hi Tech ‘Nursery of The Future’

16 April 2019

A new hi-tech, Ora Nursery of the Future, spread across 600 square metres has opened its doors to support mothers who work for the government in Dubai. Located in Emirates Towers in DIFC, the nursery features fantastic ‘future’ features including a

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99% Discount On Laguna Waterpark Tickets

99% Discount On Laguna Waterpark Tickets

16 April 2019

Dubai’s newest waterpark, Laguna in La Mer, has brought a new surprise for parents planning a family fun day out to celebrate its first birthday. In May, kids aged under twelve can enter the waterpark for just Dhs 1. The original entry price is

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This Nursery Bags 3 Prestigious Awards

This Nursery Bags 3 Prestigious Awards

16 April 2019

After winning a string of awards for business excellence in March, 2019, this Dubai Nursery has bagged three more awards in April for surpassing quality and performance benchmarks at its branches across Dubai. British Orchard Nursery, one of the most

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Dubai Airports Are ‘Good To Go’ As Runway Closes

Dubai Airports Are ‘Good To Go’ As Runway Closes

15 April 2019

In a recent tweet, Dubai Airports have confirmed that operations teams at both Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC) airports are ‘good to go’ for the 45-day long refurbishment of the southern runway at DXB starting Tuesday

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All Dubai Taxis Accept Digital Payments

All Dubai Taxis Accept Digital Payments

15 April 2019

Now taxi users do not need to ask the cabbie whether credit cards are accepted or not, in cases where they are short of cash or don’t have change to pay for short distance journeys. Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has completed the

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This Video Of Burj Khalifa Being Hit By Lightning Goes Viral

This Video Of Burj Khalifa Being Hit By Lightning Goes Viral

14 April 2019

On Saturday evening, heavy rain and thunder lashed throughout Dubai and the skies were lit with flashes of lightning. Though the rain caught people in Dubai by surprise, people with camera phones handy were able to share their images of the rain and

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UAE Breaks Another Guinness World Record

UAE Breaks Another Guinness World Record

14 April 2019

Yas Waterworld in its initiative to celebrate the Year of Tolerance won the Guinness World Record title for gathering the 'Most Nationalities in a Swimming Pool" on Friday, 12 April. The event that saw 102 nationalities come together to represent

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RAK Emergency Team Supports Trapped Flood Victims In RAK

RAK Emergency Team Supports Trapped Flood Victims In RAK

14 April 2019

Heavy rains lashed the UAE on Saturday, 13 April leading to the National Centre For Meteorology (NCM) issuing flash flood alerts. Even though Dubai was safe from the flood situation, the heavy rains created havoc in Ras Al Khaimah. The emirates poli

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RTA Reopens Metro Link Between DMCC And Ibn Battuta Metro Station

RTA Reopens Metro Link Between DMCC And Ibn Battuta Metro Station

11 April 2019

Good news for metro commuters who have been taking the shuttle bus service to Ibn Battuta for over a year now. Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that it will reopen the metro link between the DMCC metro station, earlier known as

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Air India To Divert Its Flights To And From Dubai

Air India To Divert Its Flights To And From Dubai

10 April 2019

India’s National Airline, Air India and its low-budget airline Air India Express will divert some of their flights that go to and from Dubai, to Sharjah International Airport. The announcement has been made to accommodate flights during the southern

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Pay For Petrol Using This New ENOC App

Pay For Petrol Using This New ENOC App

10 April 2019

Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has joined the growing number of companies that now offer cashless and card less payment platforms, as it rolls out its very own payment platform ‘EnocPay’ that allows drivers to pay for petrol from the comfort of

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