Month: October 2009

The rise of the falcon in Dubai

Dubai has big plans for tourism. In 2012, the Falconcity of Wonders in Dubai, the self-proclaimed ‘most ambitious tourist destination ever created’,…

Dubai attracts Christmas shoppers

Dubai is rapidly emerging as an alternative to traditional Christmas shopping destinations, such as New York, as it tops a list of the cheapest…

Empowerment for women in the UAE

In her new role as the UAE’s Ambassador to Sweden, Sheikha Najla Al Qassimi, represents the great strides taken by Emirati women but says more still…

Ras Al Khaimah ruler performs Eid prayers

UAE leaders offered Eid Al Adha prayers across the country. Their Highnesses Supreme Council Members and Rulers of Emirates performed the service in…

Turkey target Gulf investors

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said yesterday that Turkish officials will travel to Gulf States to attract foreign investment. "We are…

Turkey promotion at the EIBTM

Turkey promoted its meetings and events facilities at one of the most important exhibitions of convention and incentive industry; EIBTM which was held…

Turkey property market set to Grow

A shake up in the property market in Turkey means that it is broadening its appeal to the investor market. The rules governing who can and can’t…

Dubai property prices rise 5% in third quarter

The value of residential properties in Dubai jumped by five per cent in the third quarter of 2008 compared to the second quarter, according to…