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  • UAE National Junior Golfers Travel To The 2016 APGC Junior Championship
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 22, 2016 at 12:23 pm

    On August 23 – 25, 2016 four United Arab Emirates (UAE) National Junior golfers will compete in the 2016 Asian Pacific Golf Confederation (APGC) Junior Championship at Sunrise Golf & Country Club... Read more... […]

  • Android 7.0 Nougat Release Date, Features Revealed
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 20, 2016 at 2:31 pm

    A slew of reports circulating online hint that Android 7.0 Nougat will start rolling out as soon as August 22. The much-lauded sequel to Android Marshmallow is likely to commence its worldwide... Read more... […]

  • Brexit likely to occur in the first half of 2017
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 20, 2016 at 1:46 pm

    U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is likely to invoke Article 50 in early 2017, according to a Bloomberg News report from Friday. On June 23 the U.K. voted to exit the European Union, but article 50... Read more... […]

  • Gold prices rally poised for a slowdown in the months ahead
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 20, 2016 at 11:45 am

    Gold futures on Friday suffered their largest daily decline in two weeks, paring their gain for the latest week as the guesswork around the Federal Reserve’s next interest-rate move continues. Spot... Read more... […]

  • Oil prices officially charged into a bull market
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 20, 2016 at 10:29 am

    Crude oil prices have advanced more than 20% from their August 2nd low over the past several sessions, signifying a bull-market run. According to market observers, the bull run can be attributed to... Read more... […]

  • Chinese makes lead the charts of smartphones sales
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 20, 2016 at 9:38 am

    Five of Top 10 Worldwide Mobile Phone Vendors Increased Sales in Second Quarter of 2016 Global Sales of Smartphones Grew 4.3 Percent Year on Year Apple Had Three Consecutive Quarters of Slowing... Read more... […]

  • Dubai Library mobile app goes live
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 20, 2016 at 7:38 am

    The app is designed to provide high-quality content and to facilitate easy access to library services and databases In line with its vision to promote the cultural, literary and artistic scene in the... Read more... […]

  • Dubai Design Week returns to Dubai this October
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 20, 2016 at 7:18 am

    Dubai is set to further establish its status as a cutting-edge, vibrant global design hub with the return of Dubai Design Week this October. Last year’s inaugural citywide event attracted design... Read more... […]

  • Back-to-school Tips for Working Moms
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 19, 2016 at 12:35 pm

    The back-to-school season is upon us. It is hard to believe the school run madness will start again just in a week. Looking forward to the few hours each day that will be left to concentrate on work,... Read more... […]

  • Gearing up for a long Eid Al Adha holiday
    Posted by Dubai Chronicle on August 19, 2016 at 10:41 am

    With a few weeks left until Eid Al Adha, most of us already plan short breaks and foreign travels for the middle of September. Let’s get organized and fix the dates of the Eid Al Adha holiday... Read more... […]

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  • Accessible Environment For Persons With Disability Project Tests Samples Of Urban Structures To Identify Gaps
    Posted on August 24, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The joint team overseeing the Accessible Environment for Persons with Disability Project has successfully completed Phase I of the project. This Project is undertaken in collaboration with the General Secretariat of the Executive Council of Dubai Government. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Azizi Developments Announces AED 750 Million Flagship Property: Azizi Mina - Hotel Apartments
    Posted on August 24, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Azizi Developments, a leading UAE-based real estate developer with a global reach into many international markets, has announced the launch of its 178-unit Azizi Mina Hotel Apartments project located on The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • flydubai Participates In Dubai Tourism’s First-Ever East Africa Roadshow
    Posted on August 24, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The roadshow is a great platform for local operators to meet directly with the airline and learn first-hand about the services and choices passengers from the market have when choosing to fly directly to Dubai for business or leisure. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Construction Worker Becomes The New Millionaire Of ’Al Ansari Rewards - Summer Promotion 2016’
    Posted on August 24, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Nanhaku Yadav, an Indian national, is the winner of the AED 1 million grand prize. Married and a father of three, Yadav came to Dubai in mid-2012 to work as a construction worker for a meager monthly salary. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Real Estate Sector Takes Centre Stage At Dubai Chamber Discussion
    Posted on August 24, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in association with BSA Ahmed Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP, organised a workshop titled "Key Legal Aspects of Real Estate" at the Chamber’s premises. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • DEWA Launches Innovation Fund For Employee Ideas On MyDEWAideas Portal
    Posted on August 24, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The portal encourages creativity and innovation, and implements the suggestions received by DEWA’s employees to improve the work environment, and further develop the services presented to customers and partners. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • 2nd edition Of UAE India Economic Forum To Take Place In October
    Posted on August 23, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The UAE Ministry of Finance and the Consulate-General of India have announced that the second edition of the UAE India Economic Forum, UIEF, is set to take place on 19th and 20th October, at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • UAE And Estonia Share Best Smart e-Service Practices Exchange Made During Visit Of UAE Delegation
    Posted on August 23, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The UAE delegation was led by H.E. Hamad Obaid Al Mansoori, the TRA’s Director General, together with top-level officials from the Prime Minister’s Office and the Emirates Identity Authority. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • DFSA and FSRA Sign Memorandum Of Understanding
    Posted on August 23, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The Dubai Financial Services Authority, DFSA, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Financial Services Regulatory Authority, FSRA, of the Abu Dhabi Global Market, ADGM. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Dubai Duty Free Announce The 223rd Lucky Dollar Millionaire While Mohamed Basheer Abdul Khadar Received His US$1million Cheque
    Posted on August 23, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The draw for Dubai Duty Free’s 223rd Millennium Millionaire took place today (Tuesday) in Concourse A, Dubai International Airport with Dubai Duty Free’s executive team, headed by Colm McLoughlin Executive Vice Chairman and CEO, drawing the winning ticket no. 4408 in Series 223 earlier this morning. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • New Release of Freehold apartments on Dubai Water Canal in Sobha Hartland Greens
    Posted on August 23, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Sobha Group, the leading premium real estate developer, has announced the release of new freehold apartments at Sobha Hartland Greens. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • DEWA Establishes 24/7 Cyber Defence Centre
    Posted on August 23, 2016 at 12:00 am

    DEWA’s Cyber Defence Centre was established to predict potential threats and ensure preventive measures to protect data by monitoring DEWA’s services and technical assets round the clock, handling incidents with care, and minimising risks. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Al Tayer Stresses RTA’s Keenness On The Safety Of Bus Riders
    Posted on August 23, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Al Tayer made this statement during a recent visit to Al Awir Bus Depot during which he reviewed a host of creative initiatives including the mystery instructor aimed at monitoring any violations undermining the safety of riders. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Re-Opens Turns At Intersections Of Al Sufouh-Al Gharbi Streets, Dubai Marina Early September 2016
    Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced that it would re-open the left and U-turns at the intersections of Al Sufouh-Al Gharbi Streets at the Dubai Marina along the track of the Dubai Tram early September 2016. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • National Bonds Website Now Offers Up-To-Date Financial Planning Advice
    Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:00 am

    National Bonds, a sharia-compliant savings and investment company in the UAE, has started providing financial planning tips and tools via its website as part of its continued efforts to spread financial literacy among the UAE population and the wider region. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central up 95.4 per cent in H1
    Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central increased by more than 95 per cent in the first half of 2016, according to a report issued by Dubai Airports. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Give The Ultimate Action-Packed Gift For Eid From Motiongate Dubai, A Part Of Dubai Parks And Resorts
    Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:00 am

    This Eid, give the ultimate gift to your family and friends - an Annual Pass to MOTIONGATE Dubai, the region’s largest Hollywood-inspired theme park, part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the largest integrated theme park destination in the region. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • British Airways Offers Students And Teachers Added Benefits Ahead Of New School Year
    Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:00 am

    British Airways is offering students and teachers travelling overseas for the new school term up to 10 per cent discount on advertised fares, one additional piece of checked baggage and flexibility on date changes to ticket bookings. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • 10 Teams Confirmed For 2016 Formula 4 UAE Championship
    Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:00 am

    President of the Automobile and Touring Club of the UAE (ATCUAE), Mohammed bin Sulayem, has revealed that 10 teams have now confirmed their participation in the F4UAE Championship. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • WETEX To Leverage Projected US$ 900 Billion Demand For MENA Energy Investments Over Next Five Years
    Posted on August 22, 2016 at 12:00 am

    A new report from Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP), owned by Organisation of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC) says that the total committed and planned energy investments in the MENA region could reach US$ 900 billion over the next five years. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • DTC Welcomes Academic Year 2016-2017 With Smart Buses
    Posted on August 21, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The initiative stems from DTC’s commitment to keep up with the Dubai Government’s drive to provide excellent & safe school transport service. Registration is now open for students to avail this school transport service at the schools under contract. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Arabia CSR Forum Is The Most Premier Sustainability Platform In The Region
    Posted on August 21, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The challenge of advancing and innovating towards a better livelihood while shielding the earth’s natural resources has confronted governments, policy makers, environmentalists, corporates and communities for years. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • DIFC Establishes Wealth Management Working Group
    Posted on August 21, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The Governor of the DIFC, HE Essa Kazim, has established a DIFC Wealth Management Working Group to discuss and compile an updated wealth management strategy for the DIFC. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • Telecommunications Regulatory Authority Concludes 2nd Summer Innovation Camp
    Posted on August 21, 2016 at 12:00 am

    The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has concluded its second Summer Innovation Camp organized from 17th July to 18th August 2016 and attended by around 2000 students, an increase of 62% from last year’s attendees. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

  • DEWA Awards Consultancy Contract For 4th Phase Aweer Power Station ’H’
    Posted on August 21, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) works to enhance the quality of life in Dubai, and achieve sustainable development while ensuring the happiness of generations to come. DEWA implements developmental projects across all operations. [Wired by: DubaiCityGuide.com - A Cyber Gear Company […]

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