Summer is here - and so is the ice-cream man! To escape the blistering temperatures, Dubai Parks and Resorts is giving out as many as 2,000 free ice creams to kids and families in select neighbourhoods across Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain for two weeks, until August 13.
In an initiative aimed at supporting the educational institutions and reduce their operational costs, the Chief Executive Officer of the Knowledge Fund in Dubai, Hesham Khalifa Al Qaizi, has confirmed that the Knowledge Fund will freeze any increase in rental value on assets leased to investors in the education sector for the academic year 2018-2019.
"This initiative reflects the effort
Dubai: Amnesty seekers with police or civil cases due to bounced cheques or loan defaults will have to clear their cases first before they can avail of the leniency that will begin in the UAE this week, a lawyer said.
The three-month amnesty in the UAE will kick off on August 1, giving illegal residents a chance to leave the country without having to pay their overstay fines or getting
Banks in the UAE continued to perform with higher levels of profitability in the first quarter of 2018, and liquidity is expected to remain healthy for the remainder of the year, data shows.
Compared to the previous quarter, deposits grew at a similar rate (1.41 per cent) in the first quarter as loans and advances rose (1.53 per cent), resulting in a stable loan-to-deposit ratio (LDR),
Dubai: Artists from the UAE, the region and across the world will be invited to create public artworks that will transform the ambience of urban spaces in Dubai.
The beautification project was confirmed after the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).
The project, which will take place over the n
Dubai: UAE veteran cricketer Freddy Sidhwa has perhaps become the oldest cricketer in the history of the game to bag a Man of the Final award. He achieved the feat at the age of 76 playing alongside renowned international cricketers from around the world at the historic Lord’s Cricket Ground in London.
Sidhwa, who plays regularly in UAE’s domestic cricket, notched up this sp
The Dubai Ruler and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince came together to inaugurate the $1 billion Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi on Yas Island on Monday. The grand opening of the world's largest Warner Bros. branded indoor theme park, however, is on July 25.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Moh
Employees at Dubai International Airport were in for a royal treat this morning. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, carried out an inspection at the airport.
Dubai Media Office tweeted on their official handle, stating that the purpose was to "inspect facilities and procedures at Dubai International Airpor
Dubai: Newbury Racecourse in Berkshire, England is bracing itself to host the 2018 edition of the Dubai International Arabian Races (DIAR), one of the best and most prestigious full days of Purebred Arabian racing anywhere in the world, this weekend.
Held under the patronage of Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, the event is designed to h
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, has just taken care of the medical expenses of an Emirati citizen who was diagnosed with cancer.
The young man, Khalifa Mohamed Rashid Dafus, h