Dubai Private Dining Pioneer, INKED, On The Move

One of Dubai's most loved private dining spaces, INKED, is calling time on its current home in Al Serkal Avenue. Founded by husband and wife...

What Texas’ Reopening Can Teach the Event Industry About Mask Mandates

Texas made headlines last month when it lifted all restrictions including its state-wide mask mandate, but industry sources say most businesses are still upholding...

Is the Event Industry Facing a Brain Drain?

The lack of support for event planners over the past 13 months has left many in the lurch over Covid, forcing planners to retool,...

Epistemix and the Exhibitions & Conferences Alliance Announce Partnership To Safely...

Epistemix, a computational modeling software company that develops simulations to fight disease and inform policy, and the Exhibitions and Conferences Alliance (ECA), a coalition that represents...

Ras Al Khaimah Waives Selected Fees For Events Companies

Ras Al Khaimah Department of Economic Development (RAKDED) has announced that exhibition organisers, wedding halls and event venues will be exempt from 100 per...

Sports Events Banned From Using ‘Dubai’ In Names Without Approval

A new rule governing sports establishments and events has been passed in Dubai and sports events have been banned from using ‘Dubai’ in the...

Dubai Hotels Look To Event Industry To Aid Recovery

Hotels in Dubai and elsewhere in the UAE will be hoping a return of events – even in a truncated form – can help...

Would You Take A Covid Test To Attend An Event?

In the UK recently, Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, suggested that rapid testing, alongside the mass vaccination effort, would be key to getting at-capacity events...

When Will Events Return?

Every hospitality brand experiences demand anomalies that are directly influenced by events. So as companies attempt to forecast demand for 2021, the big question...

Working From Home – A New Challenge For Event Planners

The rapid shift to virtual events has revolutionized the way event planners operate in 2021, but what of the parallel shift to working from...

British Comedian Rob Beckett To Perform In Dubai This March

Presenter, podcaster and all-round funnyman Rob Beckett is set to take the stage on March 26 at Dubai World Trade Centre, according to the...

Dates For Abu Dhabi’s 2021 Spartan World Championships Revealed

Athletes from all over the world will descend on Abu Dhabi for three days this December, 3rd to 5th, for the 2021 Spartan World...

Abu Dhabi Beauty Week Launches In February

Abu Dhabi Beauty Week is an 11-day consumer beauty event scheduled to take place in Abu Dhabi from February 4 to 14. Launched to celebrate...

Unique New Pro-Am Event Added To UAE Golf Calendar

At Augusta National they play for a green jacket each April (pandemics notwithstanding). At the Montgomerie Golf Club Dubai and Arabian Ranches Golf Club...

New Dubai Food Pop-Up Event Launched At One Central In DWTC

Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO), has launched a unique pop-up event featuring diverse cuisines from some...

Dubai Steps Up Covid Restrictions For Hospitality Sector As Violations Rise

Dubai has announced new precautionary measures for hotels, restaurants, shopping malls and entertainment venues as the city intensifies its fight against the spread of...

Dubai Halts Live Hotel Entertainment After 100’s Of Covid-19 Rule Breaches

Dubai Tourism has suspended live entertainment in hotels and restaurants after hundreds of coronavirus violations of guidelines at venues, closing down 20 establishments, authorities...

Superstar DJ David Guetta To Perform On Burj Al Arab Helipad

French superstar and Dubai resident, David Guetta, ranked the world’s top DJ in 2020, will give a performance for fans worldwide on the helipad...

Warehouse Four To Host Dubai Motorcycle Film Festival

Local event venue, Warehouse Four, will play host to the first Dubai Motorcycle Film Festival (DMFF) this coming February. The film festival is the only...

Proposed UK Theater Venue To Accommodate Socially Distanced Audiences Of 2,400

An event agency has designed a socially distanced venue solution to enable audiences to return to live events in larger numbers than is possible...