Travel & Hospitality

Over 200 tourist visa holders from India, Pakistan return home

Hundreds of travellers continue to be stranded at DXB as authorities enforce entry requirements Over 200 stranded tourist visa holders from India and Pakistan, who were unable to meet the minimum entry criteria set by the UAE Immigration authorities, had...

How UAE airlines make Covid-testing easier for travellers

The PCR test is not required for connecting passengers. Air travel bubbles and agreements have initiated a 'new normalcy' and airlines are taking great efforts to ensure passenger safety. Major UAE- based airlines, such as Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, and Air...

EU countries adopt common travel guidelines amid coronavirus pandemic

Envoys for the 27 member states agree on a common approach to travel restrictions and testing The guidelines are not legally binding as border controls and health matters remain the responsibility of national governments BRUSSELS: European Union countries on Tuesday approved...

Al Ahsa: Inside Saudi Arabia’s Guinness World Record-holding oasis

Al Ahsa is home to more than 2.5 million palm trees and is the largest self-contained oasis in the world Towering palm trunks and the sound of rushing water are two constants in what is now officially the world's largest...

Luxury for less: Five Maldives hotels you can book for under Dh1,000 a night

Wildly stunning surrounds and sun-drenched stays await at these cut-price island hideaways Having reopened to tourists in July, the Maldives is attempting to lure travellers back to its shores by offering socially distanced stays coupled with cut-price room rates. Across the...

Arab government confirms – international flights will be operational again from October 1

Now a big news has come about international flights, in which the Gulf country Oman is going to start its international flights before October. Significantly, this was suspended in March due to the Corona Mahama 'flying. The agency said that...

Dubai staycation for Dh399 gives you 4 tickets to amazing attractions

Tickets include access to Laguna Waterpark, Roxy cinema and more If you're looking for a killer staycation and a great way to spend time with the family, why not check out the deal at Ramada Downtown Dubai. This overnight stay will...

Gulf Air Chief Executive Officer steps down

He significantly cut costs while increasing the airline’s revenue, Manama: Krešimir Kučko will step down from his role as the Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Air by the end of the month. Joining in 2017, Kučko began his journey at Gulf...

Best beach clubs in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Looking to spend a chilled, relaxed day by the pool or beach? Nammos The famous Mykonos Beach Club is finally in Dubai but it's technically not marketed as a beach club, but more as a fine dining restaurant with a private...

Grace period on visit visa in UAE completed, over stay penalty to be charged now

People with visit visas in the UAE, whose visas have expired, were given a 30-day grace period from August 11 to September 11, leaving the country without any penalty. But those who have not been able to get out...

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Woman in Abu Dhabi ordered to pay Dh15,000 fine for insulting man in a mall

Complainant said woman had called him 'impolite and shameless' in public Abu Dhabi: A woman has been ordered to pay...

Lulu group opens 195th hypermarket in Khalifa city

The hypermarket was inaugurated by the chairman of Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa. Abu Dhabi: The 195th hypermarket of Lulu...

Soon .. an Israeli delegation to the Emirates to conduct a joint sea corridor project

An informed security source, who refused to reveal his identity for security reasons, stated that the Emirati Crown Prince, the de facto ruler of...

UAE GOLD RATE(AED)

UAE Gold Rates (AED) Oct 29, 2020 Updated Type Morning Afternoon Evening Yesterday OUNCE 6,914.28 6,881.25 24 Carat 228.00 227.00 22 Carat 214.25 213.25 21 Carat 204.50 203.50 18 Carat 175.25 174.50 UAE Gold Rates (AED) Oct 27, 2020 Updated Type Morning Afternoon Evening Yesterday OUNCE 7,006.03 6,969.33 7,006.03 6,995.02 24 Carat 231.00 230.00 231.00 230.75 22 Carat 217.00 216.00 217.00 216.75 21 Carat 207.25 206.00 207.25 206.75 18 Carat 177.50 176.75 177.50 177.25   Past days Uae Gold Rate (Aed) Date Ounce 24...

New negotiations between the Houthis and the Yemeni government on the prisoner exchange deal

The official in the Houthi prisoners' file, Amin Mortada, announced a new round of negotiations with the Yemeni government on another prisoner exchange deal,...