Shah Rukh Khan returns as Dubai hero

He’s back! Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan returns to his starring role for Dubai Tourism’s #BeMyGuest campaign. The actor starred in his first promotional film for the city, which was released last year and racked up millions of views online. ( read original story ...)

Free entry to Zabeel Park for Dubai Frame visitors soon

Dubai: Dubai Frame visitors will enjoy free entry to Zabeel Park soon, Gulf New has learnt. A senior official said that Dubai Municipality will soon exempt visitors to the recently opened Dubai Frame from buying separate entry tickets to the Zabeel Park ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai off-plan property deals under threat as prices drop

LONDON: Higher interest rates and falling property prices could hit Dubai developers’ transaction volumes linked to the purchase of properties off-plan, warn experts. Craig Plumb, head of research at property advisory firm JLL in Dubai, said rising ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai premium office rents flatline during 2017

Occupancy costs for premium office space in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) remained largely unchanged over the past year at $94 per square foot per year, according to real estate consultancy JLL. The cost, which includes additional fees and ... ( read original story ...)

UAE nears clean energy goal

The UAE has embarked on a comprehensive energy transformation ... "The fast evolving energy landscape has pushed us all in our industry to form new strategies, rethink business models and basically up our game. As the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai youth volunteers clean Hatta’s solar panels

The Dubai Youth Council and the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) have launched a youth volunteer initiative to clean solar panels on the rooftops of houses in Hatta. The effort supports the ‘Day for Dubai’ initiative, launched by Sheikh ... ( read original story ...)