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Uber offers Dubai helicopter...

Popular taxi-booking app Uber is offering helicopter tours of Dubai until early next year. The exclusive UberChopper service, which was introduced for the Abu...

Feb 01, 2016
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TASTE 10

Dubai’s restaurant scene is making waves internationally as celebrity and Michelin-star chefs set up shop in the emirate. We take a look at 10 new dining...

Feb 01, 2016
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Dubai Metro Expo extension...

The first images of the planned Dubai Metro extension that will link the city to the World Expo 2020 site have been revealed. The 14.5km-long Route 2020, which...

Feb 01, 2016
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DTCM unveils new GCC tourism...

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has revealed a new trade marketing strategy in a bid to reach the emirate’s ambitious tourism...

Feb 01, 2016
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Burj Al Arab and Google...

Travellers around the world can now experience the AED80,000(US$21,800)-a-night Royal Suite at Dubai’s seven-star Burj Al Arab, thanks to a new 360-degree...

Feb 01, 2016
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Dubai formally named Expo...

Dubai has been officially confirmed as the host city of the World Expo 2020 convention by the official expo governing body during a special assembly in...

Feb 01, 2016
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Dubai firefighters to get...

Dubai firefighters will soon be wearing jetpacks to help them quickly reach blazes on the upper floors of tall skyscrapers, according to a New Zealand-based...

Jan 28, 2016
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Car number plate fans spend...

Car number plate enthusiasts splashed out more than AED21.4 million (US$5.8 million) at an auction staged at the recent Dubai International Motor Show. Of the...

Jan 28, 2016
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Sea, sun and surgery

Dubai has set its sights on becoming one of the world’s leading medical tourism hubs, creating entire districts dedicated to visitors seeking a wide range of...

Jan 28, 2016