Yesterday evening, guests and VIPs celebrated the official opening of the Italian pavilion at the 27th edition of the Dubai International Boat Show, which is taking place until Saturday 2 March at the Dubai Canal, Jumeirah. The pavilion was opened...
IoT Middle East 2019 Conference Focus on Trends in Digital Transformation It’s all about business at IoT Middle East as the much anticipated ‘Internet of Things 2019’ conference at Armani Dubai was attended by local and International industry experts The sixth...
  Consolidation time for Dubai real estate with fly-by-night companies exiting the market, reaffirming signs of a maturing property market in Dubai 486 real estate companies in Dubai did not renew their licenses for 2018, making way for transparent and professional...
  Trio of Ministers discuss 'Grain Road' as potential pathway to Multi-Continent food security A potential new ‘Grain Road’ - stretching from Russia to Africa, via the Middle East – could also boost trade between East and West. Top-level decision-makers share the...
WGS 2019: Leadership Expert Tony Robbins Working with UAE to Feed One Billion People Robbins will work with UAE on humanitarian project to alleviate world hunger Robbins highlights positive work of governments around the world: 1.1 billion people lifted out...
Peugeot's First Concept Store in the Middle East Launched in Yas Mall Abu Dhabi Omeir bin Youssef & Sons bring the French Lion brand’s retail experience to the UAE In partnership with its exclusive distributor in Abu Dhabi Omeir bin Youssef...
Unlike a traditional museum, ‘Museum of Illusions’ in Al Seef, Dubai is where you get to see some of the coolest, thought-provoking and unique exhibits on display. Let’s face it. Dubai will never fail to impress us. It’s either the...
  Like the rest of the GCC, oil is the largest part of the economy. With neighbouring countries such as Bahrain and the UAE, Oman has tourism encompassing a significant part of its economy. Part of Oman Vision 2040, as...
Opening in March 2019, Grand Plaza Mövenpick Media City will be the only five-star hotel within the locale and home to the only ballroom in the district to Open in Dubai Media City Hotel Grand Plaza Mövenpick: Quick Facts  235...
Dubai ruler approves DIFC’s new expansion plan for DIFC 2.0 In accordance with the recently announced Fifty-year Charter that aims to ensure Dubai’s sustained prosperity and accelerate the development journey of the emirate, the UAE and the region, His Highness Sheikh...
Our review of the French Mediterranean restaurant by Dubai's famous Chef Izu Ani When it comes to authentic, delicious and lip-lip-smacking French and Italian cuisine, I highly doubt anyone thinks twice about eateries like La Petite Maison and La Serre....
1TAM – One Thing About Me – is a vlogging platform for unfiltered conversations taking social media back to basics 1TAM is a UAE homegrown vlogging app which aims to tackle the issue of authenticty problem that is inherent in...
Latest survey by BPG Orange on UAE's Social Media Influencers reveals a quite about what drives influencers to engage with brands in the country Almost 100 social media personalities in the UAE from various sectors were interviewed for the survey. Highlights: ...
  Food is big business in the UAE. It is the second largest sector in the country. In 2016, total food sales were Dh121 billion ($32.9 billion). Food is not only important for the local UAE economy but also for...
  With Dubai Expo 2020 less than two years away, we look at five reasons from the past as to why past expos left a positive legacy The list of predecessor host cities having successful expos is a long list, with...
  A new research report from KnightFrank providing insights on the impact of the Riyadh Metro on real estate markets across the city highlights that the mega infrastructure project is expected to be wide-ranging both in terms of social and...
Google Reveals Top Searches in UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt It's the time of the year when the big daddy of online search, Google, comes out with their 'The Year in Search' report. This year's most trending queries in Saudi Arabia,...
Area 2071, located in Emirates Towers, Dubai, serves as a gateway and a platform to design the future Area 2071 hosts 80 workshops to ‘design the future’ Area 2071 hosted more than 80 workshops and 2,800 visitors from government entities, international...
Dutch unite water, energy and food in Expo 2020 Dubai pavilion The Netherlands will invest EUR 19.4 million (AED 81.1 million) in its Expo 2020 participation. The design of the Dutch Pavilion and its theme, ‘uniting water, energy and food’, were...
Saudi Arabia’s tech startup ecosystem may be nascent, but is rapidly evolving to support economic growth Despite having the largest market in the GCC in terms of population and consumer spend, Saudi Arabia’s tech startup ecosystem is small and nascent...
IDP IELTS test centre in Dubai introduces Computer-Delivered IELTS Advantages of Computer-delivered IELTS includes faster results (5-7) days, more testing availability and no more worries of bad handwriting! IELTS on computer includes Listening, Reading and Writing. The Speaking test will...
Ben Stiller, Susan Sarandon turn out to support Dubai Cares and 'Artists for Peace and Justice' at BOVET 1822 'Brilliant is Beautiful' gala in Dubai, raising 'hundreds of thousands of dollars'. Auctioned items include an artwork by British artist Sacha...
In this candid interview, Chairman of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (Dubai) Chapter, Mahmood Bangara, talks about VAT implementation in the UAE and their implications on business. He assesses post implementation of value added tax (VAT) in...
Outstanding achievements of the UAE’s top real estate brokerages, agents and developers honoured by Property Finder Property Finder analysed 1,200 agencies across the UAE throughout the whole of 2018, to announce the best of the best at its 5th annual...
Pitching legend and favourite Orel Hershiser to make first ever visit to Dubai Little League Park to support the development of Baseball in the country. Dubai Little League is a youth only league with over 450 players aged 4-17 playing...
The latest survey on UAE smartphone usage trends by YouGov finds that smartphone users in the country are spending a quarter of their day glued to their phone · UAE respondents are spending an average of 6.5 hours a day...
Financial experts warn UAE residents to be aware of the circumstances in which personal bank accounts can be frozen, and urges them to be better prepared for any adversaries. Debt and visa changes are the most common reason for not...
New retirement option for expats will boost property transactions in the over 50 age bracket currently declined by 40% says Property Finder United Arab Emirates recently announced a five year residency visa for retired expatriates aged 55 and over. Providing...
If you've always been apathetic towards the word 'museum', this new 'Museum of Illusions' opened in Dubai maybe a refreshing change and one which you must visit. The mind-boggling museum is an alternative museum for a visual, sensual and...
At Arabian Gazette, every now and then we are surprised with inventive concepts in the amazing city, Dubai. When we were invited to a Bedouin themed restaurant, we rushed to make good use of the opportunity with the intention...
Vertical Farming is fast gaining popularity in the UAE which could see the country exporting not only crops but also technology in the future CNN reports on the dynamic technology that has the potential to revolutionize the way Dubai sources...
Dubai is just one emirate out of the 7 that comprise the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The UAE is just one out of the 15 nations that come under the flagship of the Middle Eastern Countries. In just a...
New Research from Old Mutual International shines a light on the changing face of retirement in the UAE Retirement age is disappearing as 3 out of 4 people expect to continue working in some form in retirement Results show...
Bloomberg Intelligence analysis states the Saudi decision to lift the driving ban on women could generate as much income as Saudi Aramco IPO   The recent decree by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud allowing women to drive is set to...
With the UAE’s smartphone market forecast to reach US$ 1.1 billion by 2020 and ‘nomophobia’ – the fear of being without a smartphone – making devices an indispensable reality, GITEX Shopper 2017, offers the ultimate destination for those looking...
FinTech Abu Dhabi Summit will feature top regional and international mavericks in the FinTech industry A dynamic line-up of global FinTech leaders, innovators, financial regulators and trend-setters will speak at the upcoming FinTech Abu Dhabi in October 2017. This will...
  11 outstanding global FinTech firms have been shortlisted for the inaugural FinTech Abu Dhabi Innovation Challenge in October, organized by Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre in Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with KPMG. The selected firms are currently undergoing an intensive...
Sesame Restaurant opened its doors in Dubai, captivating foodies with fresh dining concept that fills a gap in a food-conscious market such as Dubai’s. “Sesame is a new crop of plant forward food, with combined cooking techniques, style and flavors...
Enjoy a truly cultural experience in one of Dubai’s most progressive neighborhoods at Gursha Ethiopian Restaurant Ethiopian cuisine has been gaining a whole new level of popularity globally off late and this is with good reason. The usage of highly...
With its stunning white beach, exciting Arabian wildlife park and natural beauty, Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts plays host to one of the most adventurous locations in the United Arab Emirates. The stunning surroundings of the largest natural island...