LATEST ARTICLES

Dubai Customs deals with 12 m passengers in 6 months

Dubai Customs’ Passenger Operations Department at Dubai International Airport, Terminals 1, 2 and 3 has dealt with around 12 million passengers and checked about 18 million luggage items coming through 39,000 flights during the...
Saudi Arabia: Riyadh Metro work 57pc complete

Saudi Arabia: Riyadh Metro work 57pc complete

Work on the Riyadh Metro project is proceeding at a steady pace and so far 57 per cent of the project is complete, Prince Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Abdul Aziz, acting Riyadh governor, said. The...

It will feel like 56 degrees in UAE today

With no showers in the city in the past few days, UAE residents have no respite from the heat in UAE. Mercury will continue to soar across the country over the next three days with...

UAE participates in capturing members of two international drug trafficking syndicates

Security authorities in the UAE have conducted a combined operation with the Federal Australian Police and the Dutch Police to capture several members of two international drug trafficking syndicates, as part of the UAE’s...

UAE weather: Dubai will feel like 52°C today, here’s why

There is no respite from the heat in UAE as the mercury continues to soar. The temperature currently is 35°C but will touch around 45°C during the day. With high humidity levels, it could feel like...

Mohammed bin Rashid visits Expo 2020 Dubai site

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, visited the Expo 2020 Dubai Site Office today and said he was encouraged by...

RTA becomes first Gov to obtain BIM certification worldwide

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has been awarded the Building Information Modelling (BIM) certification by the British Standards Institute (BSI), rendering it the first government entity in the world to obtain...

Emaar’s Trinity

Dubai Creek Tower The Dubai Mall’s Grand Atrium is now home to Dubai Creek Tower’s mega-replica; this centerpiece gives an impressive rendition of the tower’s architecture and grandeur. For more information on Dubai Creek Tower or...

Dubai residents offer shelter, aid to Torch Tower tenants

After the midnight blaze that tore through Dubai Marina's Torch Tower, many Dubai residents are coming together and offering shelter to the affected. Authorities in Dubai have been working round-the-clock to investigate the cause of...

RTA introduces medical testing of driver license applicants aged 65 or above

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is introducing medical testing procedures for motorists aged 65 and above who wish to renew their driver licenses. They will now be required to undergo medical screening at...