Monthly Archives: August 2015

Emirates Offers Special Fare To Select Destinations

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, has announced the launch of a campaign offering special fares in its Business and Economy Class cabins to select Emirates destinations worldwide from Dubai.

The offer is valid for booking by 10th September for travel until 10th December 2015. (Terms and conditions apply).


Economy Class fares from Dubai to the Middle East starts at AED 675 and Business Class from AED 4055. Fares to Asia and the Pacific start at AED 1055 and Business Class from AED 3355,
Africa from AED 1585 and Business Class from AED 7525, Europe from AED 1695 and Business Class from AED 8465, North and South America from AED 4395 and Business Class from AED 18,495.

As with all Emirates flights, passengers will be able to accumulate Skywards Miles and benefit from a generous baggage allowance of 30kg in Economy Class, 40kg in Business Class and 50 kg in First Class.

Teen Icon Zendaya Experiences High Tea With Dubai’s Elite At The Palace Downtown Dubai

The talented R&B singer and Teen Choice award winner Zendaya joined Dubai’s key influencers at an exclusive event held at Al Bayt, the lavish lobby lounge of The Palace Downtown Dubai.

After being welcomed by Mr. Fabrice Ducry, General Manager of the hotel, the group including local personalities, were treated to a Royal Afternoon Tea including an eclectic selection of the finest pastries and teas set against stunning views of the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa.

Promising her Middle Eastern fans a series of exciting appearances across the city as part of Dubai Summer Surprises Starz, the multitalented actress is one of many young stars from around the world who will be giving striking performances throughout the summer.

Known for her role as whiz kid, K.C. Cooper, in the hit Disney series, K.C. Undercover, she also captured the hearts of kids and families alike when she danced her way to the finals in season 16 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars

RTA Completes Infrastructure For Landscaping 14 Hectares At 1st Interchange Of SZR

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has completed the infrastructure for Landscaping the 1st Interchange of the Sheikh Zayed Road Project, linking the Business Bay

[RTA completes infrastructure for landscaping 14 hectares at SZR]

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has completed the infrastructure for Landscaping the 1st Interchange of the Sheikh Zayed Road Project, linking the Business Bay district with the SZR and Al Wasl Road, covering a total area of 14 hectares.

“The RTA has completed all infrastructural works of the project together with the associated works such as irrigation pumps chamber, integrated subsidiary irrigation network, agricultural soil, electromechanical works for decorative lighting of pathways & trees, and footpath as well as lanes needed for carrying out periodic maintenance operations,” said Nazim Saeed, Director of Roads, Traffic & Roads Agency, RTA.

“The project’s contract covers landscaping the 1st Interchange, Al Sukook Road, and some areas at the SZR and Safa Road leading to Al Wasl Road. A team of specialist engineers is currently handing over landscaped areas of the Project spanning 14 hectares of greens to the concerned department at the Dubai Municipality.

“The RTA attaches utmost attention to roads landscaping in keeping with its strategic goals of environmental safety and sustainability, particularly in key locations of road projects undertaken by the Traffic and Roads Agency,” explained Nazim.

“The RTA has a social responsibility of looking after the welfare of people in the Emirate by undertaking projects that turn streets into gorgeous and eye-catching sceneries besides adding to the glamour of the city. It is keen on carrying out its share of spreading greeneries at world-class standards. It pays particular attention to ensure that such works are aligned with the functional & economic aspects as well as the requirements of traffic safety for road users. Such efforts will ultimately enhance the concept of sustainability and contribute to realizing RTA’s vision of providing Safe and Smooth Transport for All,” stated the Director of Roads, at RTA Traffic & Roads Agency.

City Centre Deira Offers Exclusive Lunch Offers And Daily Instant Prizes

Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East and North Africa, serves up an array of delectable delights, soothing spa treatments and exclusive  business treats for the whole year at City Centre Deira.

Mall visitors will get the chance to savour special offers: salon services and dine-for-free options. City Centre Deira is a prime lunchtime dining hub for working professionals in the neighborhood, given its central location and diverse variety of more than 58 international dining options – fitting any budget range. The mall mixes business with pleasure by offering stamps on diners e-loyalty cards, which can be obtained during lunchtimes at any participating dining outlets.

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City Centre Deira enhances visitors experiences by rewarding regular diners with incentives.  This initiative underscores Majid Al Futtaim’s vision to create great moments for everyone, everyday, said Majed Al Fahim, Senior Mall Manager at City Centre Deira.

Guests can retrieve their stamps between 12-3pm. After completing 8 electronic stamp cards in 30 days, shoppers can instantly redeem their prizes. Every completed e-loyalty card will instantly win one of 20 business treats which offers vouchers covering a wide array of services and outlets from fashion, to lunch, to spa treatments or electronic outlets.

A working lunch or outing with colleagues has never been more enjoyable with the promise of more rewards, the more one dines.  The ultimate destination for lunch visitors, City Centre Deira offers an array of dining options – from casual and sit-down restaurants at City WWalk, City Court and in other parts of the mall such as Chili’s, China Times, Hatam, P.F. Chang’s, Gazebo and Texas Roadhouse, to international food court with 21 outlets.

Latitude Tokyo Festival

Experience the best of the Tokyo food scene with a dedicated week of nothing but great Japanese cuisine at Latitude from 2 to 9 September 2015.

Chef Azri Bin Che Ishak brings over 20 years of experience in a worldwide selection of signature restaurants and will be cooking live throughout Tokyo Week in one of Latitude’s live stations.

Accompanied by live entertainment and themed restaurant decorations, Tokyo Week sees the culinary excellence of authentic Tokyo tastes served up to delight guests for one week only.

With fresh traditional ingredients to create an abundance of fabulous food, from Sashimi Skewer, Prawn Meatball Tempura, Beef Tataki to a huge variety of authentic street food, Chef Azri will be bringing excitement to Dubai’s Japanese food scene.
Served daily from 18:30 to 23:00.

AED 240 per person inclusive of buffet, not including beverages.

AED 120 per child below the age of 12 years old.