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Emirates Announce Discounts on Flights for UAE Residents this month

Emirates

Emirates have announced some cracking deals for UAE residents wanting to get away. In their Summer Offer, there’s reduced fares on Economy and Business Class flights to ten destinations across Europe, The Middle East, America and Asia. Destination Economy Class Business Class Barcelona Starting from Dhs2,995 Starting from Dhs14,995 Munich Starting from Dhs2,445 Starting from Dhs13,495 …

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Free Music Festival coming to Dubai Opera with local acts

Music Festival

International music festival Fête de la Musique is coming to Dubai Opera on Friday June 21 to celebrate some of the top local acts in Dubai. Also known as World Music Day, the festival was first launched in Paris in 1982 and is now celebrated in 120 countries worldwide. Organised by Alliance Française Dubai, the …

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UAE’s Etisalat says first to provide 5G at International Airport

Etisalat

Abu Dhabi-based Etisalat has become the first mobile operator in the Middle East and North Africa to provide 5G coverage inside an international airport. The Midfield Terminal Building (MTB), Abu Dhabi’s new international airport, will become the first airport terminal in the region to benefit from ultra-high speed connectivity. The deployment is based on C-Band, …

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Sharjah Art Foundation installs Non-Stop rain room

Sharjah

Rain Room is a place where you can see the rain, feel the rain but you won’t get wet. Located in the Sharjah Art Foundation, Rain Room is a permanent art installation where motion sensors on the ceiling prevent the water droplets from falling on you, clearing a sort of path, roughly six foot in …

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Three Upcoming Shows at Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena

Here are three shows taking place at the new City Walk arena. Maroon 5 If you’re lucky enough to have secured a ticket to this show, congrats, as they’re all sold out now. However, if you did get a spot then you’re looking forward to what is set to be a top night. LA chart-toppers …

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Artist uses 60,000 leftover plastic straws for huge DXB installation

There is a drastic plastic art installation in Dubai International Airport and needless to say, it’s fantastic. As the tide begins to turn on plastic, this enormous sculpture called Last Straw draws attention to the issue of protecting our Earth. The huge piece has been made from more than 60,000 single-use plastic straws – many …

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Waxwork Museum Madame Tussauds to open in Dubai

Waxwork Museum

Famous waxwork museum Madame Tussauds is to open in Dubai later this year. The tourist attraction lets visitors see realistic figures of top celebrities, politicians and athletes. It’s set to open on Bluewaters Island Dubai later this year, although the exact dates and other details haven’t yet been released. The attraction will be the first of …

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China Eastern Airlines launches direct flights from Qingdao to Dubai

China Eastern Airlines

China Eastern Airlines is to launch direct flights from the Chinese city of Qingdao to Dubai from June 29, it was announced on Saturday. The airline will operate three round trips per week between Qingdao and Dubai, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, with the flights taking an average of ten hours, the Xinhua Chinese news agency …

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Emirates passengers travelling to Dubai Airport can now get free or discounted Ubers

Emirates

Any passengers who book a trip between Sunday, June 2 and Wednesday, July 31, for travel until Saturday, August 31, will be offered a limited number of free journeys, or heavily discounted rates for any airport transfer booked with Uber. Economy Flex Plus passengers can claim two free rides to and from DXB from anywhere …