The ‘Visit California’ delegation to the Middle East led Caroline Beteta (left) at The Loft in Dubai Opera.
The Arabian Travel Market, the region’s leading international travel and tourism event is all set to raise its curtains on Sunday, bringing together over 2,800 exhibitors from across the world.
The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) organised a number of cultural activities across the emirate to promote reading as a leisure activity, particularly amongst the younger generation. The activities included specialised book fairs, with DCT Abu Dhabi offering up to 50% discounts on more than 400 titles published by the Department.
Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, Dubai Tourism, reported record growth in overnight visitors from Japan, crossing the 100,000 mark for the first time at the end of 2018.
Dubai has risen in the ranks of the Global Financial Centres Index, GFCI, to the eighth position, representing its highest ever-ranking.
The GCC States are keen to develop the joint cooperative system among them through a number of vital and strategic projects and plan to achieve economic integration among member states.
Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier, now offers direct flights between Sharjah and Vienna. The non-stop six-hour flight to Vienna, will operate four times a week, on Sundays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays,