Dubai Plan 2021


Dubai Plan 2021 describes the future of Dubai through holistic and complementary perspectives, starting with the people and the society who have always been, and always will be, the bedrock of the city. This aspect describes the characteristics that Dubai’s people need to have to deliver on the city’s aspirations in all areas and examines the society needed to support and empower these individuals in achieving their goals. Read More

Satwa is currently turning into a huge street art gallery


Dubai’s walls – from Satwa to Hatta – will soon be covered in street art, making the city an open-air museum.

A new public art initiative called ‘Dubai Street Museum’ is turning 2nd of December Street (aka Diyafah Street) into a huge open air art gallery covered in beautiful graffiti, stencils and more.

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has approved citywide plans for Dubai Street Museum, that will see public art painted across the city, with Satwa the first place it will happen (in fact, many of the artworks there are already underway).

  • Dubai Shopping Festival 2017

Dubai Shopping Festival 2017

events-heroCelebrating its 22nd anniversary in 2017, the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) is the largest shopping and entertainment extravaganza in the Middle East.

The shopping obsession peaks each year in January during Dubai Shopping Festival, the longest running festival of its kind. Along with unbeatable deals, DSF is home to Guinness World Records, celebrity performances and plenty of amazing events to celebrate the emirate’s favorite pastime. From fashion flash mobs to live raffle drawings, there’s an event for everyone during DSF 2017, and don’t forget one of the hallmarks of DSF the fireworks.

This year includes shows across two locations in Dubai. Whether you’re exploring the old souks or the grandiose modern malls, there are plenty of ways to save and win during DSF, or try your luck at one of the daily raffles with prizes that include cash and even cars.