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The flooding has affected roads across the UAE

The flooding has affected roads across the UAE

17 Apr 2024

Airlines including Emirates are urging passengers to arrive at the airport up to four hours before their scheduled flight time, while a tweet from Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority read: “If you’re travelling from #DXB today, be sure to allow extra time to get to the airport and use the Dubai Metro, where possible. The metro operating hours have now been extended till 3AM tonight.”

Passengers on flights scheduled to leave Dubai are advised to use the flydubai website to track their... Read More

Ajman, a hidden gem in the United Arab Emirates and remarkable destination for global travellers

Ajman, a hidden gem in the United Arab Emirates and remarkable destination for global travellers

15 Apr 2024

In a world where the travel industry faces evolving challenges and opportunities, Ajman, a hidden gem in the United Arab Emirates, is steadily making its mark as a remarkable destination for global travelers. Nestled between the bustling cities of Dubai and Sharjah, Ajman offers an enticing blend of cultural richness, natural beauty, and a commitment to sustainable tourism that sets it apart on the world stage.

Today, we are honored to delve into the distinctive initiatives and... Read More

Roger Dubuis at Watches & Wonders: Tourbillon in all its forms

Roger Dubuis at Watches & Wonders: Tourbillon in all its forms

15 Apr 2024

Innovative, extravagant, and forever at the forefront of expressive design, Roger Dubuis is a watchmaker like no other. A Maison that perpetuates horological traditions, while simultaneously shaping the future with its own disruptive interpretations.

This year, Roger Dubuis’ iconic journey continues at Watches & Wonders Geneva 2024 – where the Maison unveiled a place like no other to share its tourbillon artistry with the true believers in high horology.

Orbis in Machina -... Read More

Abu Dhabi ranked world’s safest city; Dubai is among top six

Abu Dhabi ranked world’s safest city; Dubai is among top six

15 Apr 2024

Abu Dhabi has been ranked number one in the world’s safest cities list of 2024, according to the online database, Numbeo. Three other emirates, including Ajman, Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah, featured among the top six cities globally.

Abu Dhabi was best in safety index (86.8) and last in crime levels (13.1). Caracas in South American country of Venezuela scored the worst with a crime index of 82.2 and safety of 17.8.

The crime index is an estimation of the overall level of crime in... Read More

A delegation from the Russian Institution "Sirius" visits Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation

A delegation from the Russian Institution "Sirius" visits Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation

09 Apr 2024

Dr. Khalifa Al Suwaidi, Secretary-General and CEO of Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation for Medical and Educational Sciences, received a Russian delegation from The Educational Foundation “Talent and Success” and "Sirius" Russian institution, led by Ms. Elena Shmeleva, Chairman of the Federal District Council "Sirius," at the Hamdan Foundation's headquarters. This visit comes as part of the Foundation's efforts to enhance international cooperation in the fields of education, science,... Read More

Eid Al Fitr 2024: Week-long holiday announced for UAE public sector

Eid Al Fitr 2024: Week-long holiday announced for UAE public sector

03 Apr 2024

The UAE Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) in the UAE on Monday has officially announced Eid Al Fitr holidays for employees working in the private sector.

The Ministry has announced that Monday, 29 Ramadan (8 April 2024) to 3 Shawwal (or what is equivalent to it in Gregorian date) will be a paid holiday for all employees in the private sector across the UAE on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr.

This means, the Eid holiday for the private sector begins on Monday,... Read More

Mouawad: More than a century of excellence

Mouawad: More than a century of excellence

02 Apr 2024

Mouawad is a renowned luxury jewelry brand recognized for its timeless elegance, exceptional craftsmanship, and rich heritage. With a legacy spanning over a century, Mouawad has epitomized excellence in jewelry, crafting the extraordinary with artistic mastery and trusted expertise. From its exquisite diamond creations to its iconic world records, Mouawad continues to captivate discerning individuals worldwide, embodying the pinnacle of luxury and artistry. Guided by the endeavors and... Read More

DCT Abu Dhabi debuts at Moscow's International Travel & Hospitality Show

DCT Abu Dhabi debuts at Moscow's International Travel & Hospitality Show

02 Apr 2024

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) made its inaugural appearance at the 30th International Travel & Hospitality Show (MITT) in Moscow, held from 19 to 21 March. Winning the ‘Outstanding Debut Award’, the Abu Dhabi stand took centre stage in the main hall, with the DCT Abu Dhabi International Operations Department and a delegation of 10 stakeholders spotlighting the emirate’s wide array of attractions and offerings.

Marking the destination’s inaugural... Read More

Dubai World Trade Centre Unveils April Events Calendar

Dubai World Trade Centre Unveils April Events Calendar

01 Apr 2024

Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), a key player in global business facilitation and the region’s premier events venue, continues to provide a vibrant platform for innovation and industry collaboration through its dynamic line-up of events in April. Covering a wide spectrum of sectors such as energy, healthcare, education, and cybersecurity, DWTC reinforces its position as the foremost destination for business interaction and networking, enabling industry experts to forge connections, share... Read More

Everything you need to know about Watches and Wonders Geneva 2024

Everything you need to know about Watches and Wonders Geneva 2024

01 Apr 2024

The most important event of the watch industry calendar, Watches and Wonders 2024 is set to kick off on April 9th, 2024 at 08:30 AM Europe Time at Palexpo, Geneva. The event gains even more importance this year, and with it, all the parallel presentations, which promise us a week full of fervour. To help you plan your stay in Geneva, here’s a glimpse of what awaits next week at the heart of the watchmaking world.

MONOCHROME will, of course, be present in Geneva and will bring you live... Read More

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