Pune is a big draw for passengers from Dubai

PUNE: Pune has been attracting a large number of passengers from Dubai ever since two flights between Pune and Dubai were launched in 2015, revealed the data released by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). In fact, 74,468 passengers from ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai an artistic ‘melting pot’, says Art Dubai director

When it comes to being able to transform an idea into reality and then into a headline-generating international phenomenon – usually within the span of a decade or less – Dubai simply doesn’t have a rival. Whether film festivals, horse races or world ... ( read original story ...)

Qatar asks US to probe financial manipulation by UAE

Qatar's central bank asks US to investigate Emirati bank accused of waging 'financial warfare' against it. Qatar's central bank has asked US regulators to investigate an Emirati bank that Doha accuses of waging "financial warfare" against it. Qatar claims ... ( read original story ...)

Top Dubai awards attract strong interest

Business Award and the 2nd cycle of the MRM Business Innovation Award has attracted huge interest from companies in the UAE and GCC, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said. Due to the high volume of applications, the chamber has extended the ... ( read original story ...)

“Chrome Rabbit” by Bikismo in Dubai, UAE

Our friend Bikismo recently spent some time in the United Arab Emirate where he was invited to paint for the Dubai Canvas 2018 event. The Puerto Rican muralist spent a few days working under the intense heat to create some of his signature imagery for the ... ( read original story ...)

Children have a blast at Dubai Garden Glow

Tickets to Dubai Garden Glow cost Dh60 per head. Children under three go free. Entry fee to the Ice Park is Dh40. For more details, visit http://www.dubaigardenglow.com/ This content comes from Reach by Gulf News, which is the branded content team of GN Media. ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi diary: Young guns and UCL draw reaction

The Manchester City squad spent this week in Abu Dhabi, enjoying warm-weather training in a bid to recharge batteries ahead of the final few months of the season. The squad left the UAE’s capital on Saturday after a five-day break, with the majority of ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah bans ‘costly’ school homework

The Sharjah Education Zone has banned all schools in the emirate from giving students homework and projects that force their parents to shell out huge amounts of money. The decision comes following a circular issued by the Ministry of Education (MoE). ( read original story ...)