Celebrating Pakistan’s National Day in the UAE Here’s our guide on how to celebrate the day in the UAE Burj Khalifa lit up with the colours of the Pakistani flag on March 23, 2017. Even though they are away from their home country, Pakistani nationals living in the UAE have an opportunity to celebrate their country’s National Day with full fervour. March 21: Official reception by Pakistan Embassy in Abu Dhabi An official diplomatic reception by the embassy will be held in Abu Dhabi on March 21 at 7.30pm. Held at the Intercontinental Hotel, Abu Dhabi, the event will allow hundreds of community members to pay tribute to Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the father of the nation. March 22-25: ‘Shukriya Pakistan’ festival Pakistan Association Dubai (PAD) will organise a four-day festival ‘Shukriya Pakistan’ (Thank you Pakistan) on its premises in Dubai. The festival will kick off on March 22 and will be held from 4 to 11 pm. The highlight of the festival is the Urdu stage play ‘Mian, Biwi Aur Wagah’ ’ to be performed at Pakistan Auditorium on March 22 and 23. The Ambassador of Pakistan to the UAE will inaugurate the event on the first day. Director of public […]
Salman Khan’s ‘Race 3’ to film for 35 days in Abu Dhabi The film will shoot at six locations, including Emirates Palace, Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi and the St. Regis Abu Dhabi Bollywood superstar Salman Khan returned to Abu Dhabi last week to film his latest action film Race 3, just six months after he wrapped up filming Tiger Zinda Hai. Race 3 will shoot at six locations across Abu Dhabi over 35 days — Emirates Palace, Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi, the St. Regis Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Emirates Steel and Liwa Desert. Race 3 is the third film in the popular action franchise and also stars Anil Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol, Daisy Shah and Saqib Saleem. It is directed by Remo D’Souza. “We are delighted to welcome Salman Khan back to Abu Dhabi for Race 3, the fifth major Indian movie to shoot in our city. His return is a testament to the confidence of Bollywood studios in twofour54’s proven capabilities in delivering large, complex productions successfully,” said Maryam Eid Al Mheiri, CEO of Media Zone Authority — Abu Dhabi and twofour54. “Attracting large productions such as Tiger Zinda Hai and Race 3 to Abu Dhabi is an important part of building a thriving and […]
Middle East’s first YouTube Space launched in Dubai Space has been created to help nurture a local pool of talented social media creators. If you’ve got a burning desire to be the next big thing in social media then look no further. Dubai has just become home to the region’s first YouTube Space – and it’s free. The dedicated production space, located in Dubai Studio City, has been created to help nurture a local pool of talented social media creators. Its introduction to Dubai marks the tenth such spot worldwide and it will be open to YouTube content creators in the region. For creators boasting more than 10,000 subscribers to their channel, they will have free access to high-end audio, visual and editing equipment in addition to training programs, workshops and courses. And for those with more than 1,000 subscribers but less than 10,000, you will still be able to attend free workshops and classes to help grasp the need-to-knows of becoming a viral Youtube creator. The workshops will be geared to the different needs of creators with themes and topics ranging from creative development and production to business development and how to engage with advertisers. And all creators will […]
GENERATION 2018: GURU RANDHAWA AND ALKA YAGNIK LIVE IN DUBAI Get ready to experience the finest tunes of two generations at one night with the hottest music sensation Guru Randhawa along with the queen of melody Alka Yagnik as they bring a musical transition to Dubai on April 6th at Madinat Arena in Madinat Jumeirah. The event is organized by Eventz Unlimited. Join the hype on Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1998358717095711/ Buy your tickets now on Platinum List: https://dubai.platinumlist.net/event-tickets/68873/generation-2018-presents-guru-randhawa?show=123225 Guru Randhawa who’s latest single Lahore is setting the YouTube on fire with 285 million views and counting. Known for his famous track Patola, Suit and High Rated Gabru, the 26 years old singer-songwriter made an impact on the music industry and was signed by Tseries for his Bollywood debut with Hindi Medium starring Irrfan Khan and Saba Qamar. Not just that, there’s a treat for the 90’s generation too with Alka Yagnik who’s an Indian playback singer with a Hindi cinema career spanning over three decades. She is a record seven-time winner from a record of 36 nominations of the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer. Watch one of her famous and our favourite song of all time below. More Detail : https://www.thedubaievents.ae/event-pro/guru-randhawa-allka-yagnik-live-in-concert-at-madinat-jumeirah-dubai/
Government of Dubai Media Office’s European tour aims to build dialogue with EU institutions and thought leaders
The government of Dubai Media Office’s European tour aims to build the dialogue with EU institutions and thought leaders Delegation meets with Chief Spokesperson of European Commission Margaritis Schinas Mona Al Marri thanks, Emirates Diplomatic Academy for support in the organisation of the tour The government of Dubai Media Office – 15 March 2018: A delegation from the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO) today met with Chief Spokesperson of the European Commission Margaritis Schinas in Brussels. The meeting discussed potential initiatives to share knowledge, ideas and mutual experiences in strategic communications between GDMO and the European Commission (EC). Led by Director General of GDMO Her Excellency Mona Al Marri, the delegation is visiting Belgium as part of an official tour of Europe aimed at strengthening knowledge exchange with policymakers, key civil society stakeholders and thought leaders. During their visit to Belgium, the delegation met with government leaders, officials of multilateral organisations; and heads of think tanks, media companies and women’s organisations. Her Excellency Mona Al Marri said: “Our European tour is aimed at building a dialogue with institutions and thought leaders in the European Union. The tour contributes to the larger effort of building closer ties between Dubai and […]
You can now sleep in Dubai Mall Dubai Mall has launched a Sleep Pod Lounge, where tired shoppers can take a nap by the hour throughout the day. Whether you want a power nap, or just to lie back and relax, you can rent a pod starting at Dh40 per hour with an extra Dh10 for a pillow. The sleeping pods are each equipped with adapters and USB ports to charge your phone. There are around 12 of them and they are located in the Level 2 Grand Parking. Here’s how much a nap will cost you: 1 Hour: Dh40 2 Hours: Dh75 3 Hours: Dh95 Additional Hour: Dh20 Rental Pillow: Dh10 It is now open and available to use.