Dubai’s Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched ‘Dubai Global’, an initiative to strengthen the emirate’s position as a global business hub, including the establishment of 50 integrated commercial offices across the world.
Dubai Airports has issued a passenger advisory alerting travellers about Dubai International (DXB) getting exceptionally busy over the next two weeks as a result of schools breaking for summer and the Eid Al Adha holidays.
Dubai’s successful tourism rebound continues to inspire global tourism recovery with the city welcoming 6.17 million international overnight visitors from January to May 2022, a 197 per cent year-on-year increase from the same five-month period in 2021, which saw the destination attracting just over two million international travellers.
Residence Inn by Marriott Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, has announced the completion of the hotel’s rebranding as Residence Inn by Marriott following its renovation.
Rixos Premium Dubai continues a solid performance reporting an increase of reservations in June with a postitive outlook into July.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the opening of Expo City Dubai, this coming October 2022. The new city is an ideal smart and futuristic destination for business and innovation, driven by sustainability, innovation, education and entertainment.
The World Free Zones Organization announced that the Emirate of Dubai will host the ninth edition of the Annual International Conference & Exhibition (AICE) in 2023. This was confirmed during the General Assembly meeting at this year’s AICE in Montego Bay, St. James, Jamaica.
Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Media Council, the #DubaiDestinations initiative is continuing its campaign with a focus on highlighting the city’s exceptional experiences, and exciting events and activities during the summer.
Dubai Sustainable Tourism, part of Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism, is celebrating sustainable practices across the city to mark the 50th World Environment Day, as it strives to further enhance Dubai’s position as a leading sustainable destination.
Dubai consolidated its status as a global cultural hub and investment destination, ranking first in the MENA region and second in the world in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the cultural and creative industries (CCI) in 2021, revealed Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) and member of the Dubai Council.
Dubai continues to enhance its competitiveness as a global tech hub thanks to a robust regulatory framework, pro-business administration and access to talent. Cloudflare is just one of the many tech companies to set up operations in the emirate.