Taj targets The Palm for third Dubai property

Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces will be opening a Taj hotel in Dubai's Palm Jumeirah, marking its third landfall in the city, with its existing Taj hotel in Downtown Dubai and upcoming Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT) Vivanta by Taj property, Taj Dubai general ... ( read original story ...)

Emirati teenager releases second book at book fair

Abu Dhabi: With Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF ... so to have the sequel now just feels really amazing,” Al Naqbi told Gulf News. “The first book ended with a cliffhanger so that provoked me even more to write the second part,” she said. ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s Catholic parish church marks 50 years

Dubai: History is usually told in the written form. On Thursday night, the story of St Mary’s Catholic Church parish's 50 years in Dubai was told not only with words but — in the city's typical innovative fashion — with a computer-driven laser light ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai gears up to operate flying taxis by 2020

The statement comes after Uber at its inaugural Elevate Summit in the US announced Dubai as one of the two partner cities for the project, the other being Dallas, Texas. Speaking to Gulf News, Chris Free, the general manager of Uber UAE, shared more detail ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai tourism sector banks on “smart travelers”

Dubai is the first Arab city to introduced free WiFi on public transport like on buses and the driverless Dubai Metro as well as at popular tourist spots and in public beaches. Moreover, smart phone users can charge their devices at public Smart Palms ... ( read original story ...)

WiFi test equipment market analysis for 2017 just published

Middle East and Africa (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Nigeria and South Africa) Market Segment by Type, covers: Desktop WiFi Test Equipment, Handheld WiFi Test Equipment Market Segment by Applications, can be divided into: Household, Commercial Complete report ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Frame subject to copyright lawsuit in the US

He also provided Gulf Business with what he alleges is a copy of the competition agreement, which also states that subject to approvals, Dubai Municipality may “engage the winner to prepare the final design and documentation of the winning proposal”. ( read original story ...)

UAE’s first solar-powered gas station opens in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- A government oil company in the United Arab Emirates says it has opened the country's first solar-powered gas station in Dubai. The Dubai-owned Emirates National Oil Company said on Wednesday the service station on the city's ... ( read original story ...)