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Emirates Welcomes His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum To Its ATM Stand

Emirates, the Official Airline of the 2021 Arabian Travel Market (ATM), welcomed His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum to its stand as he opened the region’s largest travel and tourism trade event and the first physical travel and tourism industry event in the world since the onset of the pandemic.His Highness Sheikh Ahmed was officially welcomed by Boutros Boutros, Divisional Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Marketing & Brand for the Emirates Group, and Mohammad Al Hashimi, Vice President Commercial Products Dubai, who gave a tour of the newly launched Emirates Premium Economy Class seats. This is the first time the new Premium Economy Class seats are being showcased at a travel and trade show. The Emirates stand is located in Hall 3 stand ME3310 at ATM.

FG Can Shift Focus From Oil To Real Estate Like Dubai – Expert

To improve the quality of Nigerian lives, the Federal Government needs a deliberate plan to diversify the economy, shifting its long-standing dependence on oil to real estate as experienced in Dubai, this was suggested by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Gtext Global, Stephen Akintayo.Akintayo said this at the Global Property Brokers Conference, as reported by The Guardian.He stated that for insecurity in the country to be tackled, the Federal Government would need to create jobs, pointing to the recruitment of Nigerians by Boko Haram insurgents due to the dearth of job opportunities and medical centres in the country.He said, “insecurity is one of the major challenges in Nigeria. We cannot just tackle insecurity with bullets and by bombarding people. I was in Maiduguri in 2019 and I visited one of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps. There were 35,000 people in a place meant to take 3,500 persons.“They didn’t have jobs, no enough medicine at the health centre. So, tell me, why will they decline if Boko Haram promises any of them more money or tell them they will have access to 1000 virgins?“If we don’t want insecurity to continue, we have to find a way to create...

Opinion: How much money do you need to open a restaurant in Dubai?

UAE-based restaurant consultants, Restaurant Secrets Inc. break down the costs of opening three types of restaurants in Dubai within profitable budgets. Restaurant investors can expect to spend an average Capex of $500,000 upwards for a full service restaurant, a minimum of $100,000 for a dark kitchen model, and $250,000 onwards for a hole in the wall, focused concept. “How much money will I need to open a restaurant in Dubai?” is the most frequently asked question Dubai-based F&B firm Restaurant Secrets Inc. (RSI) receives, followed by the costs of a business plan and how to secure a great location. The costs involved in opening a restaurant of course depend on the type, size and location of a project, and since the pandemic began, costs have shifted and so have commercials and profit channels of the F&B business. “Looking at three main types of restaurants that are most relevant and in demand since the pandemic started, we share our insights based off hundreds of restaurants that RSI has helped set up in the UAE, right from feasibility studies to full execution,” says Gabrielle F. Mather, CEO & Founder, Restaurant Secrets Inc. Model 1: the FSR – full-service restaurantThis is...

Abu Dhabi unveils Al Mughirah housing complex for citizens

Sunday, May 16th, 2021 1:19pm By ARN News Centre Screengrab A 410-villa project exclusively for UAE citizens in the capital's Al Mirfa city is ready for occupancy. Built at a cost of AED 1.264 billion, each villa at the Al Mughirah housing project will be 543 sqm in size.  It will also feature four mosques, 30 shops, 13 parks and beach facilities. Al Mughirah housing project in Al Mirfa city in the Al Dhafra region of #AbuDhabi has been completed at a cost of AED 1.264 billion. The project includes 410 villas for citizens, each 543 sqm in size. The project also includes four mosques, 30 shops, 13 parks and beach facilities— مكتب أبوظبي الإعلامي (@admediaoffice) May 16, 2021

Amir Khan spends £2,000 waterproofing £160,000 Porsche – despite living out in Dubai desert

AMIR KHAN spent £2,000 waterproofing his £160,000 Porsche - despite living out in the Dubai desert. The British boxing legend first revealed his 911 Turbo in April after announcing he had purchased a holiday home in Dubai. 2Amir Khan with his £160,000 PorscheCredit: 2Amir Khan purchased a holiday home in DubaiCredit: And despite the Middle Eastern city only seeing four inches of rain a year annually, Khan was taking no chances. On Instagram, he showed off getting the luxury motor wrapped in a coating that repels water. He said in the video:  “Wow, it just pours right off.” Khan, who has not boxed since July 2019, has his own special luxury collection of supercars. It includes a £271,000 Lamborghini Aventador, £233,000 Rolls-Royce Phantom and a £65,000 Range Rover. Last year, it was reported that he was seeking to add a Rolls-Royce Cullinan to his car collection that has a starting price of £264,000. Khan was recently the star of his own BBC reality TV show Meet the Khans: Big in Bolton. It followed the boxer’s home life with wife Faryal Makhdoom and their three children. WIN £50,000 with Dream Team EurosDream Team Euros is HERE! The best fantasy football game to accompany Euro 2020 has arrived. And you can...

UAE energy minister to kick off Middle East Energy tomorrow

16 May 2021 A message from H.E Suhail al-Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy & Infrastructure (MOEI), will open Middle East Energy 2021 on 17...

Dubai Culture Celebrates Emirate’s Cultural Landmarks At Arabian Travel Market 2021

Through its participation at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, the leading global event for the travel and tourism industry, via the Department of...

Sharjah’s HPD concludes “Hilal Al-Seha” campaign

The Health Promotion Department (HPD) at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) in Sharjah recently concluded its annual Ramadan campaign “Hilal Al-Seha”...

UAE: Real Estate Tycoon Reports Widening Losses as Sales Almost Halve

Damac, the Dubai developer behind some of the emirate’s glitziest property projects, reported a widening first-quarter loss as sales almost halved. The developer reported...

Using digital tools to fight COVID-19 and protect the most vulnerable – lessons from Togo

Damien Mama: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 16 May 2021: When, in early April, I met Akuvi Sossah, a 52-year-old mother of four at the local...

Electric cars on the rise in Dubai

Sunday, May 16th, 2021 2:20pm By ARN News Centre WAM Dubai has...

Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi Hosts Acme Factory Mornings Exclusively For Little Ones

Fans of Daffy, Tweety or Taz are in for a spectacular morning at the world’s largest theme park! Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi is set...

DJ Khaled Lights Up Dubai Festival City Mall With IMAGINE,

DJ Khaled Lights Up Dubai Festival City Mall With IMAGINE, the Spectacular Laser, Light and Water Show To celebrate the #1 Album Khaled Khaled,...

GE Volunteers in the UAE Touch Lives of Those in Need

Just a few days before Eid al Fitr, GE Volunteer Tarek Al-Jabi was standing in a clothing store in Dubai doing a video call....

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