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Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) will take part in the 1st edition of the ‘Belt and Road bookfair’ for copyright trade, which will be held in Shandong, China, from 19th -21st August 2017.
TCA Abu Dhabi’s participation will be represented by the ‘Kalima’ translation project as a continuation of discussion carried out with the Chinese counterpart during the27th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair .
The ‘Belt and Road Bookfair’ is expected to host more than... Read More
WAM -- Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, has recently discussed prospects for future economic and industrial cooperation with the Russian Federation under the framework of the latter’s bilateral relations with the UAE, other GCC countries, and the entire region.
The Minister met with senior officials of the Russian Government while heading an economic and trade delegation from the UAE in a visit to the Russian Federation to participate in the 8th International... Read More
Life-size state–of–the art dinosaurs from the ‘Lost Valley-Dinosaur Adventure’ at IMG Worlds of Adventure, the world’s largest indoor theme park, surprised unsuspecting passengers at Dubai International, with free tickets to IMG Worlds Summer Carnival, as part of Dubai Summer Surprises.
Offering a completely immersive theme park experience, the fully indoor IMG Worlds Summer Carnival will feature heart-pounding rides, exciting attractions and marvellous entertainment for both... Read More
Dubai-based flydubai is excited to announce today the roll out of a new uniform as it enters its ninth year of operation. The new design will be worn by more than 2,500 uniformed staff across the flydubai network; including Pilots, Cabin Crew, Training, Engineering and Maintenance staff as well as members of staff at the airport and flydubai Travel Shops.
This is the carrier’s first uniform redesign since its first flight took to the sky on 01 June 2009. The roll out of this new look... Read More
For the 10th consecutive year, Interiors, a leading furniture brand in the UAE that offers customers exclusive collections from some of the finest brands in the world, is set to offer unmatched deals on both its high end and affordable furniture collections, accessories and textile ranges throughout the 20th edition of Dubai Summer Surprises. Discounts that range between 30 and 50% will apply on all products available in their Dubai showrooms (Umm Hurair and Jumeirah) from 1 July to 12... Read More
In the period January to May, 2017, the emirate of Abu Dhabi recorded nearly 2 million hotel guest arrivals (1,965,436), a 4% growth compared to the same period in 2016, figures released by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) show.
Of this figure, domestic visitors account for more than 600,000 hotel guests across the emirate’s 167 hotels and hotel apartments in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain Region and Al Dhafra Region. Internationally, China is the largest source market... Read More
IMG Worlds of Adventure, the world’s largest indoor theme park, will set the perfect scene to celebrate Eid Al Fitr with family and friends of all ages. The 1.5 million square foot indoor temperature controlled destination will offer guests an extravaganza of Eid activities along with state-of–the–art rides and attractions featuring everyone’s favorite cartoon characters and super heroes.
Festively decorated in a traditional Arabic themed environment, the theme park will offer guests... Read More
Tourists may be able to visit Russia without a securing a visa if they’re travelling to watch two major sports events. Travellers, however, must secure the necessary pass, including a valid ticket, in order to avail themselves of visa-free entry.
It was reported last year that Russian President Vladimir Putin has approved the visa-free system for 2018 World Cup fans.
The policy applies to fans travelling to Russia for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, scheduled between June 17... Read More
WAM - The Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, inflows into the UAE grew by 2.2 percent in 2016 to US$9 billion from $8.8 billion in 2015, according to the World Investment Report 2017 released by UN Conference on Trade and Development, UNCTAD, where the UAE is ranked 12th on the list of top countries for FDI for the period from 2017 through 2019, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, has revealed.
"The country is developing well thought-out strategies in line with the... Read More
WAM--Countries of Central Asia and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have released a Communique on accelerating renewable energy deployment in the region.
The Communique was released in the framework of the Energy Ministerial Meeting on the Challenge of Sustainable Energy at the Astana EXPO-2017. The participants identified six key areas to facilitate the up-take of renewables and help diversify the region’s energy mix, reflected in detail in a regional Action Plan.... Read More