UAE

May 5, 2005

07:16 GMT

Abu Dhabi has announced the development of a new international airport. Officials said the Dh25 billion project will be located at the north of the existing Abu Dhabi International Airport's runway.

07:10 GMT

Gulf Air, the national carrier for the Sultanate of Oman, the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Emirate of Abu Dhabi is to introduce four more non-stop flights between Muscat and London.

07:09 GMT

Pakistan-based Rufi Real Estate intends to invest Dh650 million in three construction projects at Dubai Sports City (DSC), said Manzoor Ahmed Rufi, President, Rufi Real Estates.

07:08 GMT

A soft opening at the end of this month has been inked in at the 78-unit Coral Boutique Hotel Apartments, a luxurious deluxe boutique residence located on the Sheikh Zayed Road.

07:04 GMT

General Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and UAE Minister of Defence, has approved plans for the construction of a new 70-storey, 5-star, Dh 800 million ($218 million) luxu

06:56 GMT

Boom is the only word that is familiar to real estate and stock market investors in the UAE today, writes Khaleej Times. Many analysts and finance professionals believe that the UAE economy's fundamen

May 4, 2005

15:16 GMT

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, part of Dubai-based luxury hospitality group Jumeirah International, recently recognised top students for their performance during a ceremony held at Th

14:24 GMT

Air Arabia LLC, the Middle East region's first and only low-fares airline, announced a new partnership with leading discount accommodation broker, OctopusTravel.com.

14:22 GMT

Dubai eGovernment has extended the online feedback promotion on its portal www.dubai.ae, following strong interest from the public. The two-week promotion that was launched on April 27 will now run un

14:21 GMT

Sixt, one of the world’s foremost car rental companies, is the latest leading brand name to partner with Gulf Air Frequent flyer programme (FFP).

14:20 GMT

City residents can enjoy a value break on the coast, with the introduction of “Summer Escape” packages at the Mirfa Hotel in Abu Dhabi, valid from May 15 to September 30.

14:20 GMT

Abu Dhabi’s newest hotel has become the first regional member of Preferred Hotels® & Resorts Worldwide, a collection of more than 130 independently owned and operated properties in 21 countries.

14:18 GMT

Middle East travellers are being offered the chance for action and relaxation among the Swiss Alps as Seiler Hotels introduces their new spa and summer packages during this week’s Arabian Travel Marke

14:18 GMT

Hertz UAE has launched a dedicated call centre to deal with all international car rental reservations from the country.

14:11 GMT

Visitors flocking to the stunningly beautiful 5-star InterContinental Abu Soma Resort, since opening last year, have steadily reported that the property provides the ultimate holiday experience.