Burj Al Arab is one of the major tourist attractions in Dubai.
According to a recent report by North America-based tourism, city and real estate advisors Resonance Consultancy, Dubai is ranked No.1 among the cities in the Middle East and Africa.
Dubai is placed among the 10 World’s Best Cities for 2020 in a ranking by Resonance Consultancy.
"Dubai, the Mideast’s highest-ranking city has inspired other regional capitals to reach for the sky.
“The emirate comes in at No.2 in the world in Deep Place category, for which we look at influential factors like Crime Rate, neighbourhoods and landmarks," says report.
Beaches are thronged and restaurants thriving, with the Expo world fair bringing more visitors to the Middle East's trade, finance and tourism hub.
Dubai welcomed a record 16.73 million tourists in 2019, an improvement over the previous two years driven by soaring Chinese, Russian and Omani visitor numbers.
National Day saw the highest daily footfall - 140,000 - shattering all previous Global Village records.
Al Suhaimi's death caused a gloom among Saudis. Many of his fans on the X platform expressed their sadness over his death.
Social media users circulated video clips showing strong sounds and lights emanating from different areas in Libya.
In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) affirmed that the UAE expresses its strong condemnation of these criminal acts, and its permanent rejection of all forms of violence and terrorism aimed at undermining security and stability in contravention of human values and principles.
Locals and conservationists reacted with outrage Thursday at the deliberate destruction of one of the UK's most photographed trees, next to the Roman-era Hadrian's Wall, a UNESCO World Heritage site in northeast England.