Supersonic jet to fly from Dubai to London in 4 hours

The chief executive of Dubai Airports is hoping that the emirate will be one of the early adopters of XB-1, the supersonic jetliner. The aircraft, which will halve the travel...
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La Perle by Dragone coming to Dubai’s Al Habtoor City

When you mention Dubai to a tourist, it conjures images of the Burj Khalifa, sunny beaches and, of course, a shopping metropolis. Until now, other than a sensational choice...

W Dubai Al Habtoor City reveals four new elite suites

Dubai has hundreds of five-star hotel suites, but none quite like these four new categories at W Dubai – Al Habtoor City. The 365-key 33-storey hotel has a room...
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Americans Try Egyptian Food For The First Time

One could go as far as saying that Buzzfeed is obsessed with Egyptians (who wouldn’t be?). First, they debuted American men belly dancing (which was hilarious btw), and now...

The St. Regis Polo Resort Dubai is Now Open!

The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club had its soft opening on Monday. Mohammed Al Habtoor, vice chairman and CEO, Al Habtoor Group, said: “We’ve opened 50...

Dubai to get Middle East’s first Michelin Guide

London, Paris, Tokyo, New York; and finally Dubai. Late, but never, the Michelin guide has finally taken notice of what’s brewing in sunny Dubai. Home to more than 30...

Etihad Airways cutting workforce as part of restructuring scheme

Etihad Airways is cutting down its workforce as part of a restructuring scheme amid the current economic conditions, a spokesperson confirmed with Gulf News on Monday. The Abu Dhabi-based airline...

Dinner in the Sky comes to Dubai

Dinner in the Sky is coming to Dubai. Arguably the world’s most unique dining concept, Dinner in the Sky takes guests 50 metres up, suspended by a crane, to...

Inside Harmony of the Seas, world’s largest cruise ship

The Miami-based cruise giant on Monday ordered a pair of 5,000-passenger vessels from a Finnish shipyard that will have an all-new design. The ships will be the first of what the line...

Boating In Capri: Among The Superyachts

Travelling to the Island of Capri in Italy without tens of thousands of dollars is very limiting. It is the holiday place of the rich, an ocean retreat just...

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MGM and Bellagio is coming to Dubai!

US-based MGM Resorts International will open two new hotels in Dubai – an MGM and a Bellagio. Sheikh Mohammed inspects the development. The company, which operates a dozen...

This driver has to settle Dh1.25 m in traffic fines

An unidentified motorist has racked up Dh1,250,000 in traffic fines in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Major General Ali Abdullah bin Alwan Al Nuaimi,...

Dubai developer reveals plan for $6.8bn Dubai mega project

UAE-based Azizi Developments on Tuesday announced a plan to launch a new AED25 billion ($6.8 billion) mega community project in the heart of Dubai. The...