Sunday, April 23, 2017

Local News


Parking free in Abu Dhabi on Sunday

All surface public parking bays in Abu Dhabi will be free of charge on Sunday, April 23. The Integrated Transport Center (ITC) in the capital made the announcement to mark the occasion of Isra and Mi’raj. The ITC is also urging drivers to avoid parking their vehicles in prohibited areas, ...

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Emirates Airline president hits back at US carriers

The president of Emirates Airline has reacted to a statement from three US airlines, who said it was ‘laughable’ that the Dubai carrier considered itself a profit-oriented enterprise. Delta Air, American Airlines and United Airlines were commenting on the firm’s announcement that it was reducing flights to five US cities ...

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Forecasters warn of 14-foot waves this weekend

Residents are warned against going to the beach this weekend, as the UAE’s met office forecasts waves of up to 14 feet tall. It also says the weather will generally be cloudy, with a likely temperature drop of one to two degrees. ARN News spoke to Eissa Al Sereidi from ...

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Chamber Orchestra of Europe heads to Dubai Opera in November

Grammy award-winning Chamber Orchestra of Europe will take to the stage at Dubai Opera on November 2 and 3. It will be led by eminent guest conductor Robin Ticciati, with Christian Tetzlaff on violin, as they collectively perform the sensational classical masterpieces. “It’s fantastic they’ve agreed to bring two beautiful ...

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