BREAKING NEWS | Dubai To Screen Passengers On China Flights After Virus Outbreak

DUBAI - - Dubai will screen passengers arriving on direct flights from China, the airport operator said on Thursday, as health authorities around the world scramble to prevent a global pandemic. A new coronavirus that first appeared in the Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 17 and infected nearly 600, most in China but cases … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Dubai To Screen Passengers On China Flights After Virus Outbreak

BUSSINES |Dubai Registers 16.7 Million Tourists In 2019, Chinese Visitors Rise

DUBAI | UAE – The number of foreign overnight visitors to Dubai increased 5.1.% to 16.7 million in 2019, helped by a rise in Chinese visitors even as tourists from top source market India fell, the government said on Tuesday. Tourism is an important contributor to state revenue in Dubai, which will host the EXPO … Continue reading BUSSINES |Dubai Registers 16.7 Million Tourists In 2019, Chinese Visitors Rise

TRAVEL | EasyJet Joins Tui In Restarting Flights to Sharm el Sheikh

U.K. officials declared last autumn that it was safe again for direct flights to the Egyptian resort to resume. EasyJet says it will restart flights to Sharm el Sheikh in June – more than four years after direct services from the U.K. were banned on safety. The government stopped flights in November 2015 following the … Continue reading TRAVEL | EasyJet Joins Tui In Restarting Flights to Sharm el Sheikh

SAUDI ARABIA | Custodian Of The Two Holy Mosques Endurance Cup Set To Roll

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Royal Commission for AlUla the official organizers of the Winter at Tantora Festival announced the launch of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Endurance Cup 2020, which will take place on Feb.1 in association with the Saudi Arabian Equestrian Federation. The 120 – kilometers endurance race – in … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA | Custodian Of The Two Holy Mosques Endurance Cup Set To Roll

BREAKING NEWS | Airlines Re-Route Or Cancel Flights Around Iraq, Iran After Missile Strike On U.S. Troops

BREAKING NEWS | Airlines Re-Route Or Cancel Flights Around Iraq, Iran After Missile Strike On U.S. Troops MILAN | ITALY – Major airlines canceled Iran and Iraq flights on Webnesday and re-routed others away from both countries’ airspace, following an Iranian missile strike on United States-led forces in Iraq. Germany’s Lufthansa, Dubai-based Emirates and low-cost … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Airlines Re-Route Or Cancel Flights Around Iraq, Iran After Missile Strike On U.S. Troops

BREAKING NEWS | Team Active To Support Global Airline Safety As Middle East Tension Rise

MONTREAL  - - An international aviation team has been activated to support “effective coordination and communication” between airlines and countries as tensions mount in the Middle East after a U.S. drone strike killed an Iranian military commander, global airlines IATA said on Tuesday. Airlines and the United Nations’ aviation agency have started to monitor strategic … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Team Active To Support Global Airline Safety As Middle East Tension Rise

EMIRATES | UAE Cabinet Approves 5 – Year Multi – Entry Tourist Visa

UAE Cabinet Approves 5 – Year Multi – Entry Tourist Visa The UAE Cabinet has approved the issuance of a five-year multi-entry tourist visa for all nationalities visiting the country. The decision was made during the Cabinet's first meeting during 2020 the Year of Preparation, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, … Continue reading EMIRATES | UAE Cabinet Approves 5 – Year Multi – Entry Tourist Visa