Tags : tourism

Planting mangroves as part of UAE’s Golden Jubilee celebrations

DUBAI: Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET) and Dubai Municipality jointly organised a Mangrove Tree Planting initiative recently at Jebel Ali Wetland Sanctuary to mark the UAE’s Golden Jubilee and support sustainability efforts in line with the UAE’s Net Zero by 2050 Strategic Initiative. The Mangrove Tree Planting initiative took place as part of […]...Read More

Indian State of Maharashtra aims to increase medical and wellness tourists from UAE and the Gulf

DUBAI: The Indian state of Maharashtra’s Directorate of Tourism and Medical Value Travel Council of India (MVTCI) have signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) with the UAE and Oman in the Gulf to bring the West Indian state’s wellness and healthcare tourism offerings to citizens and residents in these countries.  Maharashtra is showcasing its culture and […]...Read More

Invest in Brazil Forum aims to attract over $10 billion investment into the country

Being organised on the sidelines of Expo 2020 Dubai, the largest investment conference organized by Apex-Brasil outside the country highlights investment opportunities in the energy, agribusiness, infrastructure, and tourism sectors. Dubai: Invest in Brazil Forum, organized as part of Expo 2020 Dubai by Apex-Brasil, will present key business opportunities in various sectors of the Brazilian […]...Read More

Abu Dhabi wins big at the World Travel Awards

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi has been awarded four prestigious accolades at the 28th annual World Travel Awards in recognition of the emirate’s efforts to establish itself as a leading global tourist destination. Considered to be the highest awards in the field of tourism, the accolades reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the international […]...Read More

Jebel Jais — Among the treasured tourist attractions in the UAE

ABU DHABI: The mountainous areas have entered strongly in the list of the most important tourist attractions in the country during the past few years, and have become attractive destinations for investments, especially in light of the official attention they receive that contributed to improving the level of services and infrastructure in them. Areas such […]...Read More

Ain Dubai opens with a striking show

The world’s largest and tallest observation wheel by Dubai Holding opened with thousands at the Ain Dubai Plaza that bustled with fun-filled family activities, live DJ sets, and spectacular inaugural light, drone, and fireworks show. After much anticipation, Ain Dubai, the world’s largest and tallest observation wheel celebrated its first visitors recently. The inaugural rotation […]...Read More

A witty way to garner tourism!

When it came to bringing tourists back to this sunny piece of New South Wales, Cowra Tourism manager Glenn Daley knew it was going to take something massive or maybe someone massive. That’s when he came up with the idea to reach out to actor Chris Hemsworth, who is Australia’s national celebrity tourism ambassador and […]...Read More

Abu Dhabi expands eco-tourism offerings to the public

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi has significantly expanded its eco-tourism offerings with the announcement that new marine protected sites across the emirate have now been made accessible to the public. The newly unveiled areas will give residents and visitors a host of new options for exploring the emirate’s coastline and waterways, with the initiative also supporting […]...Read More