Dubai Travel Guide

by our United Arab Emirates expert Conrad Freethy
Conrad FreethyOld world charm may be in short supply in Dubai, but since oil was struck in the 1960s, this forward-looking city hasnít stopped embracing the future and putting the next grand plan into action. A symbol of that confidence is the landmark Burj Al Arab hot

360 Tour of Sunset at Burj el Arab

United Arab Emirates Facts

National Flag: Emirati Flag
Language(s): Arabic
Currency: UAE dirham
Dialling Code: +971
Time Zone: GMT + 4

Things To Do in Dubai

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Dubai News

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Sandooq Al Watan Celebrates Graduation Of First Batch Of ’Emirati Coder’ Programme In Dubai
Sandooq Al Watan, the national initiative launched by prominent Emirati businessmen to support research projects for the post-oil era has celebrated the first batch of graduates from the Dubai chapter of its "Emirati Coder" programme at GEMS Modern Academy. [Wired by: - A Cyber Gear Company]
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Dubai’s Key Organisations Praise The Success Of Dubai Summer Surprises In Boosting Retail Tourism
Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment’s key industry partners have reflected on the success of Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) so far, highlighting the key benefits of the festival in driving footfall and spend across the city’s shopping outlets. [Wired by: - A Cyber Gear Company]
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Dubai Named Permanent HQ For Arab Electronic Media Committee
The Arab League has selected Dubai as a permanent host city to its Arab Electronic Media Committee (AEMC). [Wired by: - A Cyber Gear Company]
Sat, 20 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Careem, RTA Unveil Taxi E-Hailing Brand ’Hala’
The ’Hala’ logo is designed to reflect the transformation of the taxi e-hailing experience provided through the partnership, which will be simpler, transparent and reliable. [Wired by: - A Cyber Gear Company]
Sat, 20 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT
RTA Launches Automated Chat On WhatsApp Channel
Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has recently launched a Corporate Automated Chat System (Mahboob) via WhatsApp channel, as part of a plan to step up communication channels with its customers. [Wired by: - A Cyber Gear Company]

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Conrad FreethyAn that's our guide to Dubai, once a humble UAE fishing village and today a modern bustling metropolis.

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