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Monday, December 18, 2017

Fog or mist expected during the weekend

Dubai: Forecasters have urged motorists to drive with caution in the early mornings of this weekend due to possible fog or mist formation. Visibility may...




Emirates partners with flydubai, broadens destinations

Emirates has announced the expansion of its network to 29 flydubai destinations across three continents after the two Dubai-based airline companies sealed an extensive...

Passengers at Dubai airports to pay excise tax

Dubai: Dubai Duty Free (DDF) confirmed on Monday that both departing and arriving passengers at Dubai’s airports will pay an excise tax on carbonated...

Dubai airport offers ‘sleep pods’ to travellers

Dubai Airports has introduced “sleep pods” at Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 3, it said on Wednesday. The Scandinavian-designed sleep lounge, located close to Gate A1...




Dubai airport gears up for busiest summer

Dubai Airports has launched a number of new initiatives to ease the flow of passengers through Dubai International during the annual summer travel season.
Dubai airport

Dubai tenders for expansion of Terminal 2

The Dubai Aviation City Corp has invited contractors to bid for phase three of the Dubai International Airport expansion project.
Thousands of people have gone on to YouTube to watch a recent flash mob at Dubai International Airport. Courtesy of DXBconnect

Flash mob at airport provides passengers with a giggle

Puzzled passengers in the Duty Free section of Dubai International Airport were treated to more than a few shopping bargains when a group of women who looked like flight attendants descended an escalator and burst into dance.


Emirates introduces seat selection fees from October 3

Emirates will be introducing a seat selection ancillary fee, effective from October 3, 2016. The Dubai-based carrier has confirmed a ‘minimal charge’ will be applicable...