March 2023 — Topical news of the United Arab Emirates

March 31, 2023 no comments 470
Watch the fireworks in four key Dubai locations The Dubai Media Office has announced Ramadan fireworks set to take place in various locations across the city. The pyrotechnic displays will take place in four locations in April – Dubai Festival City Mall, Al Seef, Bluewaters and...

March 31, 2023 no comments 5683
Violators of new speed limits will be subject to fines Abu Dhabi police announced a new minimum speed limit on Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Road starting April 2023. The minimum and maximum speed limit will be displayed on sign boards above the highway. The four-lane road will have...

March 31, 2023 no comments 427
Dubai’s Maktoum Bridge will be partially closed for six days a week during Holy month Dubai’s RTA has announced the partial closure of Maktoum Bridge throughout Ramadan. The RTA has advised motorists to use alternative routes when crossing the Creek as the major bridge is due to...

March 31, 2023 no comments 498
Upon completion of the initial office tower’s construction, which is expected by the end of 2026, the property will be managed by Aldar Investment Aldar Properties and Mubadala have signed a heads of terms agreement to jointly develop commercial assets on Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi....

March 30, 2023 no comments 420
Sheikh Hamdan launches Create Apps in Dubai as city aims to be leading app development hub Dubai will triple the number of app developers in the city and looks to establish itself as a leading hub for app development. Global app downloads passed 230bn in 2021 and Dubai can be a...

March 30, 2023 no comments 430
Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan will serve as UAE Vice President alongside Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai According to a statement published by the Abu Dhabi Media Office, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President...

March 29, 2023 no comments 423
UAE and Israel will recognise driver’s licences for citizens The UAE and Israel have signed a deal to recognise driving licences for citizens in respective countries. The mutual recognition means that Emiratis will be permitted to drive cars in Israel using licences from the UAE....

March 29, 2023 no comments 460
The two entities intend to form a new joint venture that will focus on gas development in international areas of mutual interest Global energy company bp has confirmed in a statement that, together with Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), it has made a non-binding offer to take...

March 29, 2023 no comments 415
A Golden Visa can be obtained through property purchase in the UAE The property market in Dubai has continued to boom throughout 2023. Last week, the emirate posted transactions worth more than AED10.1 billion ($2.8 billion) in just one week from a total of 3,903 transactions during...

March 29, 2023 no comments 424
Electra.aero, Falcon Aviation and SkyDrive have joined the centre to be part of VPorts’ strategy to deploy innovation in the region VPorts has announced an initial set of agreements with key advanced air mobility (AAM) players as part of its development plan to build and operate the...

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