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United Arab Emirates

26 Apr 2013
UAE tourists warned against bikinis
Holidaymakers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are being warned not to wear bikinis on certain beaches as authorities intend to crack ...
31 Jan 2013
Dubai to get underwater hotel 'within 5 years'
In Dubai, which is home to the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, developers normally set their sights high.However, one c...
5 Nov 2009
Holidaymakers to the United Arab Emirates could stay in a new loft-style hotel which is being opened in Abu Dhabi. Starwood Hotels and ...
14 Jul 2008
The emirate of Ras Al Khaimah is anticipating a boom in tourism over the coming years, according to reports.One of the main factors causing RAK Tourism, the organisation responsibl...
30 Apr 2008
Growth as a holiday destination was one of the key things on the agenda at a press conference in the United Arab Emirates recently. Reed Exhibitions, the world's leading conference...
16 Oct 2006
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is planning to open its doors to a new kind of tourist by opening a series of cultural hubs.The region is currently popular among travellers for its ...
6 Oct 2006
Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has won a major honour at the World Travel Awards (WTA).For the second year running it picked up the Middle East'...
20 Sep 2006
Emirates has taken three major awards in the last two weeks.The carrier picked up Favourite Business Airline from Conde Nast Traveller magazine, Best Middle East/Africa Airline fro...