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Mid-market hotels to appeal to Expo visitors

People are increasingly interested to travel, and aside from the various sights they want to see, there’s one other factor that entices them to push ahead with their plans: the mid-market hotel segment. And while cheaper than other high-end establishments, ...

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UAE weather: Here's another reason to step outdoors

UAE weather: Here's another reason to step outdoors

The temperatures have started dipping all over UAE, with the minimum temperatures recorded today morning in the country at 14.8 degree Celsius, according to the National Centre for Meteorology and Seismology. The temperatures in the UAE are showing a dip ...

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Dubai roads, airport severely affected by heavy fog

Heavy fog descended upon the large swathes of the UAE on Wednesday night, prompting authorities to urge motorists to take caution due to poor visibility. Dubai Airport is also affected, with morning flights in and out of DXB disrupted by ...

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Oman issues temporary ban on visas for expats from 10 sectors

Oman has issued a six-month ban on the issuance of work visas for expatriates in ten sectors, including information systems, engineering, aviation and certain technical professions. Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser Al Bakri, the sultanate’s Minister of Manpower, issued the new ...

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Emaar reports $270m sales at launch of new beach project

Emaar Development has recorded total sales worth over $ 270 million (AED1bn) at the launch of the first residences in Emaar Beachfront, the Miami beach style residences with exclusive access to a private beach. The launch of Beach Vista attracted ...

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Video: Cryptocurrencies; free money or fool's gold?

We’ve just spent another week discussing the investment story of the millennium and asking ourselves if it’s all too good to be true (FYI: Bitcoin rose 663 percent in 2017). Here’s an update on what is happening in the rapidly ...

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65% of men are doing their families' laundry. Here's why…

Historically, laundry has been a household chore more commonly managed by women, and men have not been involved in the process. Some do not even have knowledge of how to operate the washing machine. Well, men are now challenging this ...

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Revealed: how far did Dubai property rents, prices fall in 2017?

The rate of decline in residential property prices across key communities in Dubai has slowed over the last 12 months in comparison to 2016, while rents have continued to decline and led to yield compression in most communities, according to ...

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