UAE hotel industry on a roll

The UAE’s hospitality sector is gearing up for one of its busiest periods, with the country’s hotel construction pipeline forecast to peak in 2017, and experts noting that the momentum will carry over into 2018. Read more… Advertisements

Video: A window into Dubai Creek Harbour

The Dubai Creek Harbour will feature commercial districts, leisure developments, residential neighbourhoods and parks. It will also feature a museum and cultural facilities, canals, parklands, landscaped promenades, pedestrian walkways and cycle paths. Read more and watch the video…

Super sale: Up to 90% off for Dubai shoppers

Shopping centres around Dubai will be hosting a three-day “Super Sale” from May 18 to May 20 this year. Merchants participating in the retail event will again take more than half the price off various merchandise, and this time the discounts will apply to a wide range of brands. Read more…

Foundation work completed for world’s biggest tower in Dubai

The foundations have well and truly been laid for the rise of Dubai’s newest – and tallest – skyscraper. On Monday, the pile foundations for the global icon, The Tower, were deemed complete by its developers Emaar Properties and Dubai Holding, and in the coming days, the first structural facets of the building will be… Read More Foundation work completed for world’s biggest tower in Dubai

New five-star hotel to open in Bur Dubai

A new five star hotel being built Bur Dubai will open in October 2011, it was revealed this week. Sol Melia, the Spanish company behind the AED200m project, announced at the Arabian Travel Market that the hotel would open on 12th October, to coincide with national day in Spain. Read more…