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State-of-the-art megalibrary opens in Dubai

State-of-the-art megalibrary opens in Dubai

The largest innovative library complex was opened In the Dubai business center. The opening ceremony was headed by the ruler of the emirate, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. An extensive collection of various works is …

Flights to connect Batumi with Dubai

Flights to connect Batumi with Dubai

Fly Dubai airline will start operating direct flights in the direction of Dubai-Batumi-Dubai in June. According to the press service of the Department of Tourism and Resorts of Ajara, flights will be carried out three times a week …

Museum of future opens in Dubai

Museum of future opens in Dubai

Dubai’s newly inaugurated Museum of the Future promises to transport its visitors to the year 2071, where they can be thrust to space aboard a “shuttle”, and visit an envisioned Library where thousands of DNA samples are stored …

More Russians visiting Dubai

More Russians visiting Dubai

The number of tourists from Russia who vacationed in the United Arab Emirates’ largest city rose significantly in 2021, Al-Monitor writes. An …

Dubai's Emirates suspends flights to U.S. on 5G concerns

Dubai's Emirates suspends flights to U.S. on 5G concerns

Dubai's Emirates airline announced that it will suspend flights to several destinations in the United States as of Jan. 19 until further notice because of concerns over 5G mobile deployment. The move is "due to operational …

Qatar, Israel reach agreement on diamond trade

Qatar, Israel reach agreement on diamond trade

Qatar is not part to the Abraham Accords for normalizing ties with Israel, but this did not prevent it from reaching a bilateral agreement with Israel on the trade of diamonds.

Expo 2020 shows states as they want to present themselves

Expo 2020 shows states as they want to present themselves

Spend a few hours wandering the manicured walkways of the Expo 2020 grounds and the world -- or at least this sanitized version in the Dubai desert -- feels at peace and in harmony. But, for many nations, it's all a façade, …

Azerbaijan Tourism Week kicks off at Expo 2020 Dubai

Azerbaijan Tourism Week kicks off at Expo 2020 Dubai

Azerbaijan Tourism Week has kicked off on October 11 within the Expo 2020 Dubai international exhibition. According to the State Tourism Agency (DTA), various events will be held in the Azerbaijan pavilion within the week organized …

Expo 2020 kicks off in Dubai

Expo 2020 kicks off in Dubai

The first world fair to be held in the Middle East, Expo 2020 Dubai, opened on Thursday with a lavish ceremony of fireworks, music and messaging about the power of global collaboration for a more sustainable future. Stars headlining the …

Israel 'happy' to take part in Expo 2020 Dubai fair

Israel 'happy' to take part in Expo 2020 Dubai fair

Israel is gearing up to take part in Expo 2020 Dubai when the world fair opens Friday, a spokesman said, a year after the UAE and the Jewish state normalised ties. "We're very happy to be here," said Menachem Gantz, the …

Two carriers involved in "minor incident" at Dubai airport

Two carriers involved in "minor incident" at Dubai airport

The tail of a Gulf Air passenger aircraft was hit by another plane at Dubai International Airport on Thursday, Bahrain’s state news agency BNA reported, in what a Dubai Airports spokesperson described as a minor incident. BNA did …

Blast rocks Dubai port causing large fire

Blast rocks Dubai port causing large fire

An explosion inside a container on a ship docked at Dubai's Jebel Ali port late Wednesday caused a large fire and was felt across the city, authorities said. There were no reported deaths or injuries and the fire is under control, …

Dubai to host FIDE World Chess Championship

Dubai to host FIDE World Chess Championship

The next FIDE World Chess Championship – the highlight of the world chess calendar – will be held at Expo 2020 Dubai, promising an enthralling contest that will delight chess fans and the wider public alike, according to the official …

Jerusalem, Dubai, Barcelona look to save tourism industry

Jerusalem, Dubai, Barcelona look to save tourism industry

What will the world of travel look like after COVID-19? As much of the globe continues to battle a deadly virus that has all but brought tourism to a standstill, several cities have banded together in order to find technological solutions to revive the ailing industry, The Jerusalem Post writes in the article Jerusalem, Dubai, Barcelona look to travel tech to save tourism industry. Jerusalem, together with the cities of Lisbon, Barcelona, Dubai, Johannesburg and Paris, are set to launch the International Travel Tech Forum, which will promote travel tech startups and tourism innovation worldwide