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  • Welcome to the Order of Never Hide
    When I first heard about the mysterious movement “The Order of Never Hide”, I was intrigued to find out more about this ‘secretive non secret society’. Within moments I signed up and completed the challenges. I felt so accomplished, I was n…
    - 43 days ago, 17 Jun 14, 1:49am -
  • No Woman No Drive

    - 27 Oct 13, 2:12am -
  • Trips to Dubai: Top Travel Tips
    Travelling to Dubai isunlike visits to other popular tourist destinations and there’s more that youneed to be aware off before embarking on your trip. While it’s an Islamicstate, it’s considerably liberal in comparison to its neighbours, but…
    - 25 Jul 13, 11:49pm -
  • Wellnesia - Discounts on 400+ beauty & spa treatments in and around Dubai
    New in Dubai! Wellnesia is shaking the deal market with discounts on over 400 treatments at top salons and spas. Wellnesia is a new beauty & wellness website providing customers access to more than 400 discounted beauty, spa and lifestyle treatments…
    - 7 Jul 13, 2:36am -
  • Summer Breaks - Summer means fun, and the best kind of fun is with Jumeirah
    As many of the readers to this blog know, we love Madinat Jumeirah – it has air of sophistication to it, but without compromising the Arabian feel that we like. We remember when it first opened – and while many other hotels have opened subsequent…
    - 29 Jun 13, 1:24pm -
  • Dubai in 2013, a timelapse
    One of the most recent timelapse pieces of Dubai, from earlier this year
    - 14 May 13, 11:46am -
  • Baku is the new Dubai
    There have always been pretenders, but when they have money, anything can happen. And Baku is only 3 hours from Dubai. Hello Azerbaijan:Ibrahimov went straight to his architects and said, “Draw this exactly the way I did.” Avesta Concern, the c…
    - 11 Feb 13, 12:49pm -
  • Knowing Aviation as a career
    The airline industry is one that many of our readers come to search for on our site. I think we have been mentioned by some aviation sites as recommendations for Dubai. And it becomes important for people considering their career as the pattern ofo…
    - 11 Feb 13, 12:43pm -
  • Arabs in Paris
    Son's of Yusuf - from 2 of Arabia's Most Wanted. If you like Jay-Z and the rap game. If you like the original, you'll love some of the adaptation of the lyrics. "She said Ya’koob “Can we get married at the Mosque?” I told her look you need to…
    - 25 Jan 13, 9:25pm -
  • Fresh Prince of Dubai
    Actually it's the Fresh Prince of Emirates Hills, but very amusing. Some weekend fun. Enjoy! (HT AD Living)
    - 5 Jan 13, 11:55am -

Latest UAE News

  • >UAE to set up hospitality federation to develop skills - ArabianBusiness.com
    ArabianBusiness.comUAE to set up hospitality federation to develop skillsArabianBusiness.comA UAE Hospitality Federation is to be set up to develop skills and capabilities in the hospitality and culinary sectors. It is being set up by the Dubai World…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:36pm -
  • >Video: Scores of Mercedes Benz treat UAE to car parade - Emirates 24/7
    Video: Scores of Mercedes Benz treat UAE to car paradeEmirates 24/7The UAE's Group 32 paraded scores of its luxury Mercedes Benz cars through the country's streets to promote social awareness for voluntary work within an initiative dubbed “Kulluna…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:42am -
  • >UAE Turns To Smart Payments - Gulf Business News
    UAE Turns To Smart PaymentsGulf Business NewsThe UAE has been one of the slowest markets to adopt electronic payments, but a push by the government to offer more e-governance services and the adoption of more secure technology is now slowly reversing…
    - 7 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:09am -
  • >UAE riders dominate in Verona - Khaleej Times
    Khaleej TimesUAE riders dominate in VeronaKhaleej TimesRiders from the UAE dominated for the second day running with Khalifa Ali Khalfan Al Jahouri and Mohammed Al Mazrooei winning their respective events in the Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Glo…
    - 8 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 8:49am -
  • >Safe haven status boosts investment scope in UAE - Khaleej Times
    Khaleej TimesSafe haven status boosts investment scope in UAEKhaleej TimesThe UAE offers tremendous investment opportunities due to its safe haven status and incredible infrastructure, however it needs to check inflation and rising cost of doing busi…
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 7:15am -
  • >UAE To Introduce New Visa System By August - Gulf Business News
    Live Trading NewsUAE To Introduce New Visa System By AugustGulf Business NewsThe UAE's Ministry of Interior announced on Saturday that it will introduce a new system to issue visas by August, state news agency WAM reported. The ministry said in a sta…
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 14, 4:29am -
  • >UAE national team are on the cusp of a golden era - The National
    The NationalUAE national team are on the cusp of a golden eraThe NationalThe end of a long, scorching summer may still be a while away, but the 2014/15 domestic football season is set to be a defining one for UAE football, and in particular for Emira…
    - 18 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 11:03pm -
  • UAE celebrates Eid Al Fitr - gulfnews.com
    The NationalUAE celebrates Eid Al Fitrgulfnews.comThey also congratulated Their Highnesses Members of the Supreme Council and Rulers of the Emirates, General Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of…
    - 1 day ago, 28 Jul 14, 11:21am -
  • 5 'DO NOTs' while driving in UAE these Eid holidays - Emirates 24/7
    Emirates 24/75 'DO NOTs' while driving in UAE these Eid holidaysEmirates 24/7Brigadier Ghaith Hassan Al Zaabi, Director General, Traffic Coordination Department, Ministry of Interior, stressed the importance of adhering to the traffic laws and to dri…
    - 1 day ago, 28 Jul 14, 9:45am -
  • U.A.E. on a Mission to Mars (Op-Ed) - Space.com
    The NationalU.A.E. on a Mission to Mars (Op-Ed)Space.comThe United Arab Emirates has announced plans to launch a mission to Mars by 2021. A first for the Arab world, the mission and accompanying Space Agency are a big deal for the UAE – scientifica…
    - 5 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 3:48pm -

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