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Expo 2020 Dubai convenes World Majlis

May 16, 2018

Expo 2020 Dubai s new World Majlis series is bringing together leaders from around the globe to debate on how to create a legacy of meaningful impact that reflects the World Expo s theme of Connecting... View more

Dubai World Central cargo growth up 8.9pc in Q1

May 6, 2018

Dubai World Central (DWC) handled a total of 229 831 tonnes of freight during the first quarter (Q1) of the year as against 211 144 tonnes handled during Q1 2017 reflecting a growth of 8.9 per cent sa... View more

Emicool wins Dubai World Trade Centre contract

May 2, 2018

Emirates District Cooling (Emicool) a subsidiary of leading diversified investments company Dubai Investments has been awarded the contract for a district cooling plant serving the Expo Village Dubai ... View more

Dubai leads the world in road quality, says RTA chief

April 22, 2018

Dubai leads the world in quality of roads thanks to its relentless efforts to keep pace with the future needs marked by accelerating improvements of roads and transport means in the emirate said Matta... View more

Over 300 experts at World Takaful Conference in Dubai

April 9, 2018

More than 300 Takaful insurance and technology leaders from across the region converged on Monday (April 9) at the 13th edition of the World Takaful Conference in Dubai with the aim of fostering indus... View more

Emirates brings Chilean flavours to Dubai World Cup

April 2, 2018

Emirates the Title Sponsor of the 10 million Dubai World Cup the world s richest day in racing entertained guests off the track at the airline s hospitality suite located in the Meydan Grandstand. Cel... View more

Dubai set to host first edition of World AI Show

March 22, 2018

Dubai is set to host the first edition of World AI Show next month in the wake of the Smart Dubai Govt initiative in the emirate. World AI Show organised by a global business events company Trescon is... View more

Drydocks World earns Dubai Chamber CSR Label

March 18, 2018

Drydocks World a DP World company a leading provider of maritime and offshore services to the shipping oil gas and energy sectors has received the Dubai Chamber Corporate Social Responsibility Label f... View more

Dubai ranks 7th largest FDI destination in the world

February 7, 2018

Dubai has attracted Dh25.5 billion ( 6.9 billion) foreign direct investment in 2016 making it the seventh highest recipient city of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world according to a latest r... View more

DP World marks 10-year listing on Nasdaq Dubai

January 8, 2018

Global trade enabler DP World marked today (January 8) its 10-year public listing on Nasdaq Dubai with a ceremonial event at the Dubai Financial Market (DFM). The event was attended by Sultan Bin Sula... View more

World premieres of Range Rover models at Dubai show

November 14, 2017

The global premieres of two Range Rovers the Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic and the Range Rover Sport SVR took place today (November 14) on the Jaguar Land Rover stand at the 2017 Dubai Internati... View more

Dubai celebrates four wins at World Travel Awards

November 5, 2017

Dubai is celebrating four award wins at The World Travel Awards 2017 held recently in the emirate. Established in 1993 to reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry The... View more

Dubai second in world in ease of issuing building permits

November 4, 2017

Dubai Municipality has been ranked first in the Arab and regional level and second in the world in the ease of issuing building permits according to the World Bank Report 2018. This great achievement ... View more

Armani Hotel Dubai honoured at World Travel Awards

November 3, 2017

Armani Hotel Dubai won the prestigious title of Middle East s Leading Lifestyle Hotel at the 24th World Travel Awards highlighting its commitment to providing guests elegant lifestyle experiences and ... View more

Dubai is 'fourth most popular city in the world'

September 26, 2017

Dubai has retained its ranking as the fourth most popular travel destination in the world according to the ninth annual Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index. The emirate welcomed 14.87 million ... View more

DP World to acquire Dubai Maritime City and Drydocks

September 18, 2017

DP World a global trade enabler has entered into agreements to acquire Maritime World the 100 per cent owner of Dubai Maritime City (DMC) for a purchase consideration of 180 million and to buy 100 per... View more

Dubai sets world record for largest concrete pour

September 12, 2017

Dubai has set a new record for the largest continuous concrete pour in the world at a residential commercial building in Jebel Ali area of the emirate said a report. Observers from Guinness World Reco... View more

Expo 2020 Dubai to unveil world-class legacy development

September 10, 2017

Expo 2020 Dubai s legacy development District 2020 - world-class facility which will be offering a new urban experience with its 65 000-sq-m residential space and 135 000-sq-m commercial space will be... View more

Modhesh World brings West African music to Dubai

July 27, 2017

Adding to its eclectic live stage performances Modhesh World one of the most popular indoor edutainment destinations in the region recently unveiled a new show African Drummers to visitors. The live s... View more

Dubai World Central ATC tower wins LEED gold standard

July 12, 2017

Dubai Airports has won Gold standard Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification for the operation and maintenance of existing buildings of the air traffic control facility at D... View more

DP World inks Legoland Dubai partnership deal

June 19, 2017

Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World has partnered with Legoland Dubai to present the theme park s boating school and sea port attractions as the exclusive port terminal sponsor. Legol... View more

DP World, NIP reiterate support to Dubai Plan 2021

May 16, 2017

Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World and its industrial park operator National Industries Park (NIP) will continue to back the Dubai Plan 2021 and play a key role in enhancing the emir... View more

Imagine at Dubai Festival City sets new world record

May 7, 2017

Dubai Festival City welcomed thousands of visitors to Festival Bay on May 4 as part of the launch of its second record-breaking Imagine show A Child s Dream. At the event Guinness World Records offici... View more

DP World wins Dubai Quality Award

May 3, 2017

DP World a leading enabler of global trade has won the Dubai Quality Award in recognition of sustained business excellence and best practice at an awards ceremony hosted by the Department of Economic ... View more

Canon showcases at World Art Dubai

May 1, 2017

Canon Middle East a leader in digital imaging solutions participated at this year s World Art Dubai 2017 the second edition of which was recently held at the Dubai World Trade Centre. World Art Dubai ... View more

Dubai World Trade Centre visitor numbers cross 3m mark

April 16, 2017

The Dubai World Trade Centre has recorded a significant milestone since inception hosting 3.03 million delegates and attendees to events said a report. Announced by Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum C... View more

Realty World displays US projects at Dubai property show

April 3, 2017

Realty World a leading global real estate brokerage franchise network is showcasing its upcoming projects in Florida US at the ongoing International Property Show 2017 in Dubai UAE. Since its founding... View more

Emirates entertains guests at the Dubai World Cup

March 26, 2017

Emirates the Title Sponsor of the 10 million Dubai World Cup celebrated the occasion with a Chinese inspired hospitality theme bringing to life all of the country s best-known elements to showcase the... View more

Drydocks World backs Dubai Car Free Day

February 7, 2017

Drydocks World the leading service provider to the shipping onshore &offshore in the field of oil gas and renewable energy sectors participated in the Dubai Municipality initiative Car Free Day 2017 o... View more

Dubai gears up for World Government Summit

February 4, 2017

Dubai is set to host the fifth edition of the World Government Summit (WGS 2017) the world s largest platform for shaping future governments featuring more than 4 000 regional and global personalities... View more

AFC wins Dubai World Trade Centre project contract

January 4, 2017

Dubai World Trade Centre has awarded a Dh725-million ( 197 million) contract to Al Futtaim Carillion (AFC) for delivering Phase 1A6 of One Central a major integrated real estate development located be... View more

Dubai sets world record for largest floral installation

December 5, 2016

Dubai Miracle Garden has received a Guinness World Records certificate for building the world s largest floral installation said a report. Over 200 installation crew members worked for 180 days and a ... View more

A world of adventure comes to Dubai

April 3, 2016

IMG Worlds of Adventure a mega-themed entertainment destination is getting ready to welcome guests in Dubai UAE. It will be the world s largest-indoor theme park encompassing a variety of attractions ... View more

Dubai World Trade Centre welcomes 2.2 million visitors in 2013

April 24, 2014

Dubai World Trade Centre posted a record breaking year for 2013 with 2.2 million trade delegates and attendees visiting the growing calendar of events exhibitions and congresses held at the MENASA reg... View more

DTCM showcases Dubai to the world

March 25, 2013

THE Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) is looking to expand its leisure and entertainment offers with the launch of projects like the new district Mohammed bin Rashid City; the amusem... View more

Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort + Spa Dubai awarded ‘World’s Leading Beach Resort’ at World Travel Awards

December 26, 2011

Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort Spa Dubai have received the World s Leading Beach Resort accolade at the prestigious World Travel Awards which are described by The Wall Street Journal as the Oscar s of... View more

Dubai is ninth in the world in terms of inbound international visitors

June 5, 2011

THE world s most prominent cities including those hit hardest by the financial crisis are leading global recovery through their connectivity and as destination cities for international visitors accord... View more

Dubai World Trade Centre records more 1.4m visitors for 2010

March 29, 2011

LATEST figures announced by the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) the region s leading venue operator and events organiser revealed a record 14 per cent surge in visitors to exhibitions conventions and ... View more

Dubai World Trade Centre launches events calendar

December 30, 2010

JANUARY 2011 promises to be one of the busiest starts to the year on record for Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) with around 4 500 exhibiting companies and 110 000 trade visitors from over 100 countrie... View more

Marine world uncovered at Dubai Mall

September 29, 2008

The Dubai Mall one of the world s largest shopping and entertainment destinations is preparing for its opening on October 30 2008. Situated next to the Burj Dubai the newest mall in the emirate sprawl... View more

Dubai hosts world conference

March 30, 2008

MEMBERS of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) meet in Dubai on April 20 to 22 at the 2008 Global Travel & Tourism Summit. Last year it was Lisbon. Dubai was chosen as this year s venue as the e... View more

The world has its eyes on Dubai

November 1, 2007

WITH the world s eyes firmly on the Dubai the growth engine of the region s tourism business TTN took the opportunity to quiz Khalid A bin Sulayem director general of the emirate s Department of Touri... View more

‘Dubai will soon rival any golf destination in the world’

November 2, 2005

TTN: What determines golf course design? What appeals to you about it? Greg Norman: There is no particular philosophy when I set out to design a new course other than to make sure nothing looks artifi... View more

BA launches Club World seats on Dubai route

May 2, 2002

British Airways has launched a host of new and innovative products on its two daily services from Dubai to London including the Club World seats. These products which are redefining travel in the 21st... View more



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