EMIRATES | Islamic new year holiday announced for government entities

Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 19, 2019 – The Islamic New Year holiday (1441 Hijri) for ministries and federal entities in the UAW will be on the first day of Muharram, according to the Islamic Calendar. The first day of the Hijri New Year will be officially determined following a moon sighting later on this month. … Continue reading EMIRATES | Islamic new year holiday announced for government entities

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BUSINESS | How Much It Cost To Get Your Ad To Light Up Burj Khalifa

DUBAI, UAE - The cost to place a promotional advert or message on the façade of the Burj Khalifa starts from AED 250,000 ($68,073)  for a single three minute display, according to the marketing agency which manages the lighting display. Prices range from AED250,000 for three minutes during weekdays from 8PM to 10PM, rising to … Continue reading BUSINESS | How Much It Cost To Get Your Ad To Light Up Burj Khalifa

EMIRATES | Dubai To Witness Middle East’s First Dinosaur Skeleton Auction With Initial Value Of AED 14 Million

DUBAI, UAE – August 17, 2019 – A massive 155-million-year-old dinosaur skeleton will be up for grabs for lovers of rare collectibles as Emirates Auction announced it will organize the Middle East’s first auction to sell the giant dinosaur skeleton. The online auction will be staged by Emirates Auction, the leading company in the field … Continue reading EMIRATES | Dubai To Witness Middle East’s First Dinosaur Skeleton Auction With Initial Value Of AED 14 Million

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia | KhalifaSat Captures Image of Grand Mosque Makkah During Eid Al Adha

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA – An Image of the Grand Mosque of Makkah was taken by KhalifaSat on the first day of Eid Al Adha during the Hajj pilgrimage of this year. KhalifaSat was fully developed at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre’s facilities by Emirati engineers and was launched into space in October 2018. It … Continue reading Kingdom of Saudi Arabia | KhalifaSat Captures Image of Grand Mosque Makkah During Eid Al Adha

BREAKING NEWS | Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Houthi Drone Attack On Saudi Oilfield Causes Gas Fire, Output

Jeddah, SAUDI ARABIA, August 17, 2019 – A drone attack launched by Yemen’s Houthi group on an oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia on Saturday caused a fire at a gas plant but had no impact on  oil production, state-run oil company Saudi Armenco said. A Houthi military spokesman said earlier that the group had targeted … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Houthi Drone Attack On Saudi Oilfield Causes Gas Fire, Output

EMIRATES | Dubai Delivers On Tourist Volume Again, With A Strong 8.36 Million Overnight Visitors In First Half Of 2019

Dubai, UAE – August 17, 2019 – Dubai welcomed 8.36 million international overnight visitors in the fisrt six months (January – June) of 2019, posting a positive overnight three percent in tourism volume growth compared to the same period last year, according to the latest data released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, … Continue reading EMIRATES | Dubai Delivers On Tourist Volume Again, With A Strong 8.36 Million Overnight Visitors In First Half Of 2019

EMIRATES | This One-of-a-Kind Event In Dubai Featuring Alicia Keys Will Empower You

Dubai, UAE – For the first time in Dubai, 15-time Grammy Award winner Alicia Keys will not only deliver a special musical performance but will also give a motivational talk to empower attendees at the “Achieve the Unimaginable” event. Organized by Najahi Events, the one –of-a-kind program will take place on September 3, at the … Continue reading EMIRATES | This One-of-a-Kind Event In Dubai Featuring Alicia Keys Will Empower You