Monday, March 27, 2017



More than 1,400 traffic accidents in Dubai over the weekend

Dubai Police say they recorded more than 1,400 accidents over the rainy weekend. They also received over 20,000 phone calls about traffic delays and accidents. Police say severe weather conditions may have caused many motorists to lose control of their vehicles. Bill Carter of Autodata Middle East says drivers in ...

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UAE sees continued demand for entertainment and leisure destinations

The demand for entertainment and leisure destinations in the UAE is still growing, experts say. They’re exchanging notes on the latest trends and developments in the industry at the Dubai Entertainment and Leisure (DEAL) Show, which kicked off today. Global Village CEO Ahmad Hussein, a keynote speaker at the event, ...

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New government survey to identify Emirati youth needs

The UAE will be gathering extensive data on Emirati youth needs and aspirations for the first time. Khuloud Al Nuwais, chief sustainability officer at the Emirates Foundation, told ARN the index will provide evidence-based data to support the development of initiatives to identify and respond to specific challenges. The field ...

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Mother of the Nation festival opens its gates today

The Mother of the Nation Festival opens its gates in Abu Dhabi Corniche on Sunday. The second edition of the cultural event will bring forth more than 100 activities, 70 vendors and 50 food outlets. The even will run for 10 days, until April 4, and will deliver a variety ...

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