DXB airport taxis to launch free WiFi

Dubai: Soon, all passengers from Dubai Airports will be connected across the city and on the roads, as taxis will be offering free Wifi in their cars. du and Dubai Taxi Corporation have announced that as many as 500 taxis of the Dubai Airport Fleet will ... ( read original story ...)

8 things every adrenaline junkie needs to do in Dubai

all in one city? It can only be Dubai, the unabashedly ambitious metropolis where nothing seems impossible. Sure, Dubai’s known the world over for its malls, blinged-out bars and restaurants and impressive skyline, but it’s also the unofficial ... ( read original story ...)

Du provides Dubai Taxi with wi-fi, smart screen

UAE-based telecom group du has teamed up with Dubai Taxi Corporation and Roads and Transport Authority, to provide country-wide wi-fi access and smart screens in 500 cars of the Dubai Airport Fleet. “Our pre-eminent cooperation with du to provide ... ( read original story ...)

Heavy fog engulfs both Dubai and Abu Dhabi, delaying flights

Fog also engulfed Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. At Dubai International Airport, home to the long-haul carrier Emirates, flights were delayed by up to an hour. Delays also hit Abu Dhabi's international airport. The UAE's National ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s 5 real estate technologies you should know about

Dubai, the most advanced city in the Middle East, offers attractive real estate deals to people from all nationalities. Since the rental yields here go as high as 8 per cent in select apartment categories, most people end up investing in the residential ... ( read original story ...)

2017 Gulf News calendar features UAE’s unique jewellery

Dubai: The rich heritage of Emirati women’s jewellery that tells a compelling story of UAE’s trade links in the past and the influences they brought with them has been captured in the Gulf News 2017 calendar. Called the ‘Glittering Treasures of the ... ( read original story ...)

Global events weigh on Dubai property market sentiment

The UAE property market is heavily reliant on expatriate and international buyers and is, therefore, vulnerable to international economic dips. 2016 has been a challenging year for much of the global economy and, as a result, international events have ... ( read original story ...)

UAE’s business community embraces the Year of Giving

Dubai: The UAE’s announcement of 2017 as the Year of Giving has been welcomed by the business fraternity in the country. Retail hypermarket chain, Lulu Group, said that a portion of its revenue is already earmarked for organisations such as the Emirates ... ( read original story ...)