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Dubai New Year Fireworks

Places to watch New Year Fireworks in Dubai

On every new year’s eve, the night sky of Dubai is filled with spectacular, and record breaking, fireworks. If you are in Dubai on new year night, you must not miss this amazing event. Places to watch New Year Fireworks in Dubai Update: It has been confirmed that there will no New Year’s Eve fireworks […]

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Grove Boats to provide solar power to Dubai Abras

Grove Boats To Offer Solar Technology For Dubai Abras

Switzerland based company, Grove Boats, has announced to provide solar power technology for Dubai Abras. As reported in Khaleej Times, Guy Wolfensberger, managing director of Swiss-based Grove Boats, will discuss this proposal with RTA officials during the Dubai Boat Show in March. We have a plan for the RTA to provide solar power technology for […]

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RTA Cycle stands in Dubai

RTA plans 100 bicycle stands in Dubai

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has set 100 locations for parking bikes in key areas across the Emirate with the aim of inducing an additional mobility means in a well rehearsed approach intended to minimize the reliance on private vehicles in traveling, particularly for short distances. Commenting on this move the Director […]

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Riding the Abra

Abra is a traditional boat made of wood, used to transport people across Dubai Creek in Dubai. A medium-sized single-engine craft with a capacity of about 20 passengers, it is driven by a single operator from a sort of cockpit stepped in the center of the hull. The short platform around the cockpit, sheltered by […]

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