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Master developer Nakheel has added a 252-room hotel to its Al Khail Avenue project as it appointed UAE-based Dhabi Contracting for the construction work. With the Dh1.5 billion deal, construction of the retail, dining and entertainment development is expected to start in October....

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Vida Downtown Dubai has been awarded Green Key Certification. The certification recognises sustainable and environmentally-firendly best practise within hotels. Commenting on the new certification, Vida Downtown Dubai general manager Anke Glässing said: “Through our continuous work to...

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Plane completed its historic global flight on July 26 in Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi: Solar Impulse 2, the first solar plane to circumnavigate the globe without a drop of fuel, is still in Abu Dhabi but no decision has been made on allowing the public to visit the plane. “We have no public visit...

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At the Cityscape Global exhibition the Dutch company New Living on Water will provide the concept of the floating housing combining luxury, a privacy and ecological stability for Dubai. The Dutch builder of New Living on Water (NLW) has planned for the next exhibition in real estate field of...

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The 3km road takes motorists along on a new route towards Mohammad Bin Zayed Road Sharjah: Authorities here on Thursday opened a new route for commuters heading to Dubai. The Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority (SRTA) announced that the three-kilometre road was built to ease traffic...

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Judoka Sergiu Toma wins in the men's under 81kg Judoka Sergiu Toma has created history for UAE at Rio 2016 Olympics by winning a bronze medal in the men's under 81 kgs class on Tuesday. The 29 year-old's aggression from the beginning paid off as he turned over Italian Matteo Marconcini...

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Khadar, 62, hits Dubai Duty Free raffle six days after escaping from burning plane and months before he is due to retire Dubai: For Mohammad Basheer Abdul Khadar, two numbers have proven to be very lucky — EK521 and 0845. The Dubai expatriate who was on board EK521, the Emirates flight...

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Fairmont The Palm, Dubai has partnered with up-and-coming British Golf pro, Daniel Gavins, who will take on a new role as the resort’s first official sports ambassador. A rising star of the golfing world, 25-year-old Gavins, who turned professional in 2012, is currently ranked in the top 200 on...

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Sharjah is due to get a new five star, theatrically themed hotel. “The Act”, as the new Sharjah hotel is currently known, will open on Al Jabarti Street. The 21,727 m 2 property is housed over 18 floors, offering 180 rooms and suites. The new Sharjah hotel also houses two F&B outlets...

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Al Shamsi indicated that May 2016 witnessed a record increase of 114% in the total volume of real estate trading SHARJAH: The total value of real estate investments implemented in the first six months of 2016 amounted to Dh12.1 billion, while the total number of real estate transactions...