The Music Room Is Shutting Down After a Decade in Dubai

The Music Room Is Shutting Down After a Decade in Dubai

by Fadila El Karrany

After 12 years of superb entertainment, Dubai’s The Music Room is shutting down.     The hot spot has been the platform for many up-and-coming artists. Scheduled to shut the curtains on Saturday the 30th of September, the four-times winner of Time Out Dubai’s Live Music Venue award will be missed quite dearly.     […]

Airport Boredom Will No Longer Exist with DXB’s Latest Collaboration

Airport Boredom Will No Longer Exist with DXB’s Latest Collaboration

by Farida El Karrany

If you’re stuck at Dubai — specifically its airport, boredom will no longer threaten to kill you. Dubai International Airport (DXB) has collaborated with ICFLIX to offer free movies and TV shows for all passengers!     The collaboration will be put on a two-month trial, and customer feedback will be taken into consideration for […]

This 360-Degree Video in the UAE Will Spin Your Head Right Round, Right Round

This 360-Degree Video in the UAE Will Spin Your Head Right Round, Right Round

A post shared by XDubai (@xdubai) on Aug 21, 2017 at 4:59am PDT   If you think that gliding along an Emirates A380 is a thing of fantasy, well… think again.   The xDubai team has done it all and now these wild daredevils have teamed up with the guys over at Dubai 360 to […]

The UAE Is About to Get Really, Really Foggy

The UAE Is About to Get Really, Really Foggy

Okay so, this summer has been really hot and Mordor-y in the United Arab Emirates. Like, honestly, what is the point of going somewhere without AC?     To add to what is already a pretty uncomfortable condition, The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) have announced that the UAE is about to get […]

Un-Break Your Hearts Because Toni Braxton Is Coming to the Middle East

Un-Break Your Hearts Because Toni Braxton Is Coming to the Middle East

Un-break my heart, say you’ll love me again because queen Toni Braxton is coming to Dubai.     The “Un-Break My Heart” singer  has just announced that she’s coming to the United Arab Emirates for “one unforgettable night of songs you’ll love” on October 19.   The award-winning singer is going to perform at the […]

Dubai Police to Become the First Ever Police Department to Launch an E-Game

Dubai Police to Become the First Ever Police Department to Launch an E-Game

Another day, another chance for Dubai to be extra — but in the best way possible.     Dubai’s police have just launched a one-of-a-kind e-game, making them the first police department to ever launch one (obviously). The game, Friends of the Police, aims at raising awareness, as well as educate and protect members of […]

These Two Egyptian Brothers Swam Around Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah for a Great Cause

These Two Egyptian Brothers Swam Around Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah for a Great Cause

  Last weekend, brothers Sherif and Omar Saadawi — of Egyptian-Irish descent — swam around the Palm Jumeirah on Friday morning for four hours for a great cause.   The Saadawis started their journey at 5 am, going against all the odds (and jellyfishes) to raise funds and awareness about diabetes in memory of their […]

Abu Dhabi to Introduce a New Method of Transportation Really Soon

Abu Dhabi to Introduce a New Method of Transportation Really Soon

Believe it or not, but traveling via cable cars might become an actual thing in Abu Dhabi!     And even though construction hasn’t even started yet, but according to The Department of Municipal Affairs & Transport, the Cable Car project has been shown to be a part of a portfolio of upcoming projects and future […]

Dubai’s Population Could Double by 2027

Dubai’s Population Could Double by 2027

According to a new study, Dubai’s population is due to increase by 1,000% in 40 years. But unlike other cities in the world, Dubai is not growing due to natural increase but immigration.     “The research project is focused on the growth of Dubai, which has seen a rapid transformation, with the population of […]

This Organization Is Spending Dh45 Million to Help Families in Eid Al Adha

This Organization Is Spending Dh45 Million to Help Families in Eid Al Adha

  Eid Al Adha is upon us, which basically means communities around the world are joining forces to help those in need — particularly Emirates Red Crescent.   They’ve decided that they’ll distribute more than Dh45 million worth of food and clothes around the world to more than 200,000 under-privileged families this Eid. According to […]