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A show of culture, heritage at Fazza Championships

Posted on 21/12/2014: 275 views.

Organised by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre, the 15th edition of Fazza Championship for Yola began on Saturday under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council. People from both Arab and foreign countries thronged Meydan Castle at the Global Village to witness the opening of the popular heritage event. The championship began with the recitation of a special Arabic poem titled Al Jar Li Al Jar ...  Read More


GCAA grants first helipad license to Burj Al Arab Hotel

Posted on 21/12/2014: 220 views.

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has granted the first helipad license in the UAE to the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, operated by Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy and Chairman of the Board of ...  Read More

Global Village bridging people: Sheikh Mohammed

Posted on 21/12/2014: 198 views.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Saturday paid an inspection visit to the Global Village, the leading family entertainment and cultural attraction in Dubai. During his tour, Sheikh Mohammed visited the pavilions ...  Read More

Big Bus wheels to go round in more cities as Dubai attractions are added

Posted on 21/12/2014: 195 views.

A British city tour bus operator plans to expand global operations as it announced more attractions on its Dubai circuits. Big Bus, which is seeking around US$810 million in investments, expects to grow to two to four new cities a year, said Christopher Preston, the chief operating officer of Big ...  Read More

iPhone and Chanel set the pace at Dubai Duty Free’s festive sale

Posted on 21/12/2014: 192 views.

The iPhone 6 and Bleu de Chanel fragrance were among the top selling festive gift items at the world's biggest duty free shop this week. Thousands of passengers thronged the aisles of Dubai Duty Free yesterday, as the retailer slashed prices by as much as 25 per cent on the busiest weekend of the ...  Read More

DEWA approves Dh22.873 billion budget for 2015

Posted on 21/12/2014: 149 views.

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has approved a total budget of Dh 22.873 billion for 2015, compared to Dh 20.560 billion in 2014, aimed at ensuring a reliable supply of electricity and water to meet Dubai's development plans in all its operations in line with the directives of Vice ...  Read More

Ras al-Khaimah Crown Prince enrolls in national service recruitment centre

Posted on 21/12/2014: 161 views.

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras al-Khaimah, has expressed his pleasure in joining the second group for national service, adding that joining the national service is a duty and honour for every Emirati who lives in this beloved homeland. He made the remarks ...  Read More

Fujairah Ruler pays respect to Al Za'abi Martyr's family

Posted on 21/12/2014: 147 views.

H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, yesterday offered condolences to the family of the martyr, Lt. Pilot Saif Khalaf Saif Al Zaabi, who was killed when his plane crashed during joint UAE - Egyptian military exercises. The Fujairah Ruler offered ...  Read More

Hazza bin Zayed offers condolences on death of martyrs

Posted on 21/12/2014: 146 views.

H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor and Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, offered condolences yesterday to the families of the two martyrs, Lt. Pilot Saif Khalaf Saif Al Zaabi and Lt. Pilot Abdullah Ali Al Hamoudi, who were killed when their plane crashed ...  Read More