Dec 292015
 
Dubai’s Tallest Building Burj Khalifa voted as the 'Best Attraction' in the world 2015

At the Top at the Burj Khalifa has been voted ‘Best Attraction in the World 2015’. Dubai’s famous tourist attraction, located on level 148 of the world’s tallest building was also ‘highly commended’ in two additional categories by the poll. These categories were ‘Most Romantic Attraction or Tour 2015’, placing next to the Eiffel Tower in Paris, and the ‘Best Observation Deck 2015’, placing next to the Empire State Building in New York. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Jun 082015
 
Dubai will become the 7th leading maritime center in the world by 2020: Survey

Dubai will become the seventh leading maritime center in the world by 2020, ahead of cities such as London, New York, Tokyo, Copenhagen, and Rio de Janeiro, according to a survey. The world’s leading maritime cities were benchmarked based on the four main maritime indicators of finance, technology, ports and logistics, and shipping, in addition to an overall assessment of the cities’ competitiveness and attractiveness. Dubai ranked 5th overall under the Ports and Logistics indicator and was named one of the five largest port operators […]

May 252015
 
Dubai ranks one of Top 5 global destinations for shopping

Dubai is one of the world’s leading shopping destinations, and this has once again been reinforced by a new ranking of the ‘World’s 6 Best Shopping Centres’ by Black Enterprise, which ranks Dubai among the Top 5 global destinations for shopping. Shopping and luxury are the norm in Dubai. With an endless array of swanky shops, the city is a shopping paradise for fashionistas. Shopping malls such as the Mall of the Emirates are extravagant, offering everything from theatres, art galleries, childcare centres to and […]

May 072015
 
Dubai ranks the most improved city since 2010, followed by Moscow and Mumbai

Dubai has made it to the list of top five most improved cities since 2010 which has been compiled by global property expert JLL in partnership with The Business of Cities Group. Istanbul has been ranked the most improved city since 2010, followed by Moscow, Mumbai. In terms of the most improved cities, the UAE emirate showed marked progress climbing up the global ranking in respect of two diverse indicators, financial services and innovation, both of which form an important part of the Government’s 2021 […]