UAE media outlets earn trust of 94% of public

Dr Bassam Al Towaisi of the Jordan Media Institute, told a news conference yesterday that the poll of 2,500 respondents, 50 per cent of whom were citizens and 50 per cent expatriates, showed that 94 per cent of the people trust the UAE media outlets. ( read original story ...)

Dubai plate AA10 goes for Dh3.12m

speaking to Gulf News, during the auction at Westin Hotel. RTA generated revenue of Dh12.3 million through the auction of 10 special plates, with three plates breaking the million barrier. A Dubai based businessman Majid Mustafa grabbed the plate number ... ( read original story ...)

UAE to open three new visa offices in India

The initiatives reflect the growing bilateral relations with high-level engagements including a reported upcoming visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the UAE. As Gulf News exclusively reported on October 2, Modi is likely to visit the UAE early ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Airshow 2017 and Travelogue on Jaguar XF

Dubai is one of the hottest destinations for tourists and investors alike. Indians, especially, visit Dubai in large numbers, seeking both jobs and tourism. Our reasons were, however – attending the 2017 Dubai Airshow, one of the largest gathering of ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Police rescue cat from drowning in sea

Lieutenant-Colonel Ali Abdullah Al Naqbi, director of the Sea Rescue Department in Dubai Police, told Gulf News that a policeman was walking near the Hyatt Regency hotel near Palm Deira when he heard a cat’s cries in the water. A closer look revealed a ... ( read original story ...)

Canada 150 fest in UAE winding up with two-day event

Masoud Hussain, Canadian Ambassador to the UAE, told Gulf News in an earlier statement, “Canada’s 150th anniversary is an occasion to strengthen the ties that unite Canadians of all backgrounds, to think about what it means to be Canadian and to ... ( read original story ...)

Cartons and sacks not banned at Abu Dhabi airport

The fake circular said the move was to avoid breakdown of conveyer belts. In response to an enquiry, Abu Dhabi Airports said in a statement issued to Gulf News on Wednesday evening: “There has been a statement circulating in public domain stating that ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai owners asked to clean up their pets’ waste on streets

Dubai: Pamper your dog, but do not forget the cleanliness of your city. This is the message pet owners in Dubai were given as part of a recent cleanliness awareness drive. The Veterinary Services Section in the Public Health Services Department of Dubai ... ( read original story ...)