When Cebu Pacific announced their daily direct flights from Manila to Dubai, I wasn't the only one who's overjoyed. My family and friends in the Philippines were so excited about it as well. In fact, most of them are already planning to visit Dubai soon. Since Cebu Pacific has made travelling to Dubai cheaper, their only concern is how to enjoy the city even on a budget! Dubai may be a city of glitz and glamour, but it is definitely possible to have fun without spending a fortune!
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Dubai Signals Ambition to Become the World Capital of Fashion and Design
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Monday, June 17th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
The General Secretariat of the Executive Council of Dubai has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone Authority (DTMFZA) to create and develop "Dubai Fashion 2020". This strategic plan will support Dubai’s and the wider region’s design and fashion industry as it seeks to match the Emirate’s economic...Read Full Story
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Thursday, June 13th 2013 [ME NewsWire]A
delegation from the Norwegian Police recently visited the Abu Dhabi
Police GHQ to review the workflow of the Capital Police Department. The
delegation included Major General Ron Karlsen, Deputy Commander-in-Chief
of Norway Police and Brigadier General Jan M. Gutermann, Director of
the Mobile Unit at the Traffic and Patrols Directorate. Colonel
Rashid Mubarak Al Mesmari, Deputy Director of the Capital Police...Read Full Story
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, a member of the luxury hotel group Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts, has launched ‘Elegance & Exhilaration’ elements to the value-added Leisure First Package for Summer 2013. The package, which has been tailored exclusively for visitors to Abu Dhabi to both enjoy value-added, discounted and complimentary experiences, provide luxury accommodation along with an opportunity to become better acquainted with Abu Dhabi’s main visitor attractions.Read Full Story
Published on : Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Emirates, one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, will boost its services to Switzerland with the start of a daily A380 service to Zurich.
From 1st January 2014, EK087 from Dubai to Zurich and its return sector EK088 will be operated by an A380, offering an increased capacity of more than 1,100 additional seats every week in each direction. The service is currently operated by a Boeing 777-300ER. Emirates will continue to serve Zurich with a...Read Full Story
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A community portal about Dubai with blogs, videos, and photos. According to Wikipedia.org: Dubai is the most populous and second largest emirate of the United Arab Emirates after Abu Dhabi. Dubai is distinct from other members of the UAE in that revenues from oil account for only 6% of its gross domestic product. A majority of the emirate's revenues are from the Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZ) and increasingly from tourism.