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A pass to ease travel for all!

DUBAI: Emirates is the first airline to implement the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Travel Pass solution on six continents as it rolls out this digital health pass to customers at all its destinations. Following successful trials in April on select routes from its Dubai hub, Emirates gradually expanded the IATA Travel Pass pilot to […]...Read More

Abu Dhabi cancels COVID-19 testing entry requirements, updates procedures to

ABU DHABI: The Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Committee for the COVID-19 Pandemic has approved the cancellation of COVID-19 testing entry requirements, effective Sunday, 19th September 2021, as part of the updated procedures to enter Abu Dhabi from within the UAE, announced today. The decision follows the announcement of a decreased COVID-19 infection rate […]...Read More

Emirates launches first airline virtual reality app

DUBAI: Emirates has launched its fully-enclosed Gamechanger First Class Suites, enabling passengers to explore the airline’s signature A380 Onboard Lounge, or check out the cabin around their seats from the comfort of their homes, with the airline’s award-winning and industry-leading virtual reality (VR) experiences. Available on emirates.com to anyone with an internet connection, via the […]...Read More

Join Thor at the World’s Greatest Show!

Thor aka Chris Hemsworth’s pre-COVID filmed ad filmed by Emirates holds a very special message. Hemsworth takes viewers on a stunning virtual tour of the upcoming Dubai EXPO 2020. Surrounded by kids he travels via the metro passes by the Burj Al Arab to finally reach the ‘World’s Greatest Show!’...Read More

A sweet way to celebrate Emirati Women

ABU DHABI: Etihad is celebrating Emirati Women’s Day with a series of events to highlight this year’s theme, “Women: Ambitions & Inspiration for the Next 50 Years,” in line with the UAE’s 50th anniversary year. The airline announced a new collaboration with Zayed Higher Organisation for People of Determination (ZHO) to establish a chocolate factory […]...Read More

Emirates first to launch new industry payment solution Emirates Pay

Emirates has announced the launch of Emirates Pay, a new account-based payment method for purchasing air tickets. Emirates Pay is now available for Emirates customers in Germany and the UK who are purchasing tickets via emirates.com. Emirates is the world’s first airline to launch this payment alternative powered by a white-label solution jointly developed by […]...Read More

UAE’s fight against COVID-19 pandemic story of strength, fortitude, endurance:

DUBAI – His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, said that the COVID-19 pandemic summoned extraordinary resilience across the world despite having caused unprecedented disruptions to people’s lives. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed’s remarks came in the foreword of the Emirates Group’s Annual Report – 2020-2021 where […]...Read More

Dubai forms Vaccine Logistics Alliance for global distribution of COVID-19

Emirates SkyCargo, Dubai Airports, DP World, and International Humanitarian City join hands to distribute vaccines by air, land, and sea. The combined expertise, along with global air routes, seaports, and logistics networks, will speed up vaccine deployment, especially to developing countries. Dubai’s vaccine storage and distribution facilities ramped up, building on the existing position as […]...Read More

Domestic tourism soars to new heights in emirates

The Dubai ruler took to Twitter to laud the leaps made by the emirates on the domestic tourism front Wednesday. “Today the UAE government concluded a campaign to encourage domestic tourism, 950 thousand domestic tourists and about one billion dirhams, its results within one month, 2000 media coverage, and 215 million views of videos depicting […]...Read More

Strict nay to New Year, Xmas gatherings warns UAE

As we sprint into the year-end celebrations, ordinarily teeming with UAE’s biggest and brashest round of festivities, the global pandemic once again rears its masked head to keep the masses in line with the government calling on people to adhere to precautions. The National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) released a set of […]...Read More