Tags : Development

Human development is lacking in 90% of countries as per a UN report

New York: The latest flagship UN report on human development warns that multiple crises are halting progress on human development, which is going backwards in the overwhelming majority of countries. The 2021-2022 Human Development Report (HDR) – which is titled “Uncertain Times, Unsettled Lives: Shaping our Future in a Transforming World” – paints a picture […]...Read More

International educational agendas and developments, strengthened by Dubai Cares’ in 2021

Dubai Cares Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai attracts 74,488 international and local visitors in 2021 Attended by 2,810 in-person and 1,376​​ virtual participants, the RewirEd Summit established the UAE as a key global hub for high-level global education discussions Dignified Storytelling secures more than 500 pledges from individuals and organizations across the world and hosts […]...Read More

Iman Developers launches new AED 130 million residential development – Oxford 212 -in JVC

Offers 212 luxury premium living studio, one and two-bedroom units ranging between 390sq ft – 1800sq ft sq. feet Unit process starts at AED 426,000 reaching up to AED 1,300,000 Dubai: One of the leading Dubai-based luxury residential developers, Iman Developers launched their latest project in Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC), bringing to Dubai’s supply-starved growing […]...Read More

Sharjah is going to get a new beach with modern facilities

SHARJAH: The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has announced the launch of the Khorfakkan Beach expansion project, the first-of-its-kind inclusive beach destination in Sharjah’s Eastern region. The project will expand the present 1.5-km stretch of beach to 2.5 km. Set for completion by the end of 2022, the project will include a series of […]...Read More

The future of transport to see more of cycles and scooters

DUBAI: With a vision of making Dubai the best city in the world to live in, its urban planning and transport authorities have a new focus: providing more green spaces, increasing the number of cycle routes, and expanding the road and public transportation network. Speaking about the future of transport during a Cities on the Move session, a […]...Read More

SeaWorld Abu Dhabi on Yas Island set to feature world’s largest aquarium

ABU DHABI: Miral, Abu Dhabi’s leading curator of magnetic experiences, in partnership with SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, announced today significant progress on the construction of SeaWorld Abu Dhabi, the next generation of marine life theme parks and Yas Island’s latest mega-development. The marine-life park, which is set to feature the world’s largest and most expansive […]...Read More

Dubai Customs’ transactions grow 53% to 11 million in H1 2020

DUBAI – Dubai showed quick recovery from the repercussions of COVID-19 in different economic sectors thanks to the resilient strategies and plans the emirate followed in the face of the pandemic, and the dynamic and wise initiatives directed by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. […]...Read More