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Court adjourned to later this month Two Emiratis, who allegedly committed a number of car thefts, were arrested when one of them wore the jacket he had stolen from a car, the Dubai Criminal Court heard. Following a number of car thefts reported in Al Rashidiya area, police intensified...

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A man has gone on trial accused of raping his closest female friend while she was drunk, Dubai Court of First Instance has heard. The 28-year-old Kenyan defendant offered the woman, also from Kenya, a lift home from a night out with friends on December 8. The group had...

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Travel and tourism sector’s contribution to national economy amounted to about Dh134b in 2015 Abu Dhabi: Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, has said that the tourism sector is an important part of the national economy and a core pillar of the economic...

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Abu Dhabi Airports said it has invested more than Dh20 billion ($5.44 billion) in capital development projects over the last decade across all of its sites at Abu Dhabi and Al Ain International airports. The biggest infrastructure project undertaken so far, the Midfield...

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The hospitality arm of Al Khoory Group is set to develop multiple Dubai based mid-market hotels as part of new expansion plans. Al Khoory Hospitality is pursuing a mid-market vision to offer 1,100 rooms in Dubai by the end of 2019, said Al Khoory Hotels group general manager Pierre Sokhon...

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Be it established locations or emerging ones, there are plenty of takers Dubai: Investors seeking better-than-average yields are, once again, starting to line up behind delayed or distressed projects in Dubai. “It happened in 2010-11 when there were a lot of such projects,”...

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Simon Clegg, a former chief executive of the British Olympic Association and Ipswich Town Football Club, has been appointed chief operations officer for Dubai Expo 2020. Clegg, who managed the British Team to its most successful Olympic Games for 100 years at Beijing in 2008, said in a...

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RTA to commence work on design of the new line, which will have 11 stations Dubai will start work on designing of the Dubai Metro Green line extension from 2017, according to a senior Road and Transport Authority (RTA) official. “The design of the Green line extension...

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Only 15 per cent of motorists in the country seen using indicators while driving, survey reveals Dubai: Only 15 per cent of UAE motorists are seen using car indicators while driving, according to a new survey. Failure to use indicators properly is a “key ingredient”...

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Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCC), a leading healthcare free zone in the emirate, said it has joined hands with Nshama, a private developer of smart integrated communities, to establish a mixed-use development community under its Phase Two wellness expansion project. The new...

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