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First ever Dîneren Blanc in the region took place at the beach of The Sofitel The Palm Dubai

600 co-opted all-white guests gathered in what was then called “thesecret venue” for the first Authentic White Dinner in Dubai

December 14, 2014 2:25

Sandance NYE organisers under fire as residents demand compensation

Hundreds take to Facebook and Twitter to voice frustration after organisers issue apology.

January 2, 2014 4:15

Dubai’s Nakheel plans new housing project on Palm

Indebted developer Nakheel plans to build a new 192-unit residential project on one of its man-made palm-shaped islands, relying on…

May 21, 2012 8:48
It’s in the bag

It’s in the bag

Everyone likes limited edition stuff. But who’s buying all the stuff ‘inspired’ by Dubai and the region?

March 15, 2011 4:47
Free falling

Free falling

As rents at International City plunge further, Kipp takes a quick look at the going rate for the cheapest accommodation in the Emirate.

February 24, 2011 2:43
Rents in Dubai: the latest research

Rents in Dubai: the latest research

Rents keep falling, according to the headlines. But what are the details behind the latest real estate research? Read on to find out.

June 15, 2010 5:06

Nakheel insists Palm Jumeirah is not sinking

Dubai-based developer Nakheel said on Wednesday that reports that the Palm Jumeirah is sinking were "wholly inaccurate"...

December 9, 2009 6:00
Sammy’s fans finally do something

Sammy’s fans finally do something

A German tour company boycotts Dubai’s Atlantis hotel because of Sammy.

January 11, 2009 12:31
Crisis in Dubai: Is there a silver lining?

Crisis in Dubai: Is there a silver lining?

Dubai is struggling with the global financial crisis, and the panic among investors is damaging an already fragile market. But there could be a silver lining to this mayhem.

December 23, 2008 10:37
And the verdict is…?

And the verdict is…?

Atlantis needs to watch its step as reviews of Dubai’s newest tourist attraction start to trickle in.

September 29, 2008 1:10