No price rise for 4,500 items in UAE during Ramadan

A total of 4,500 commodities will have a fixed price during the holy month of Ramadan, up 15 per cent over last year, it was announced on Sunday. Daily imports of vegetables and fruits in Dubai market during Ramadan will reach about 21,000 tonnes, while daily Abu Dhabi imports will exceed 4,000 tonnes. The current …

Mango Passion festival hits the Capital

It is the month of May and time for the UAE to welcome the ‘king of fruits’. The one-week Mango Passion festival has opened at Madinat Zayed Shopping Centre LuLu Hypermarket with as many as 68 varieties from 15 countries on offer. Ahmed Balhaif, western region director of Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, inaugurated …

5 under 30AED Indian thalis you must try in Dubai

Thalis are the best way to enjoy a huge variety of Indian meals at a takeaway price. Many places offer unlimited food at a fixed price. As Dubai is home to thousands of Indian expats, the emirate has many restaurants that cater to them. Specializing in different cuisines including North Indian, South Indian, Gujarati, Maharashtrian, …

This UAE restaurant is giving away pizzas for only Dh10

Feeling from mid-week blues? Well, Tuesdays just got better for UAE residents with this pizza offer. 800 Pizza is giving away their classic pizzas for Dh10 from 11 am to 11 pm tomorrow. Set up in 2007, the franchise completes 10 years tomorrow and wants to celebrate it with their customers. The update was shared …

Abu Dhabi flavours fest to start next week

Celebrating the love of food, the Abu Dhabi Flavors Festival on Thursday announced an exciting lineup of food competitions and entertainment activities set to take place during the 10-day food fiesta in the Capital. Taking place at Umm Al Emarat Park, from March 30 to April 8, the festival will feature over 100 food tents …

Get 1+1 offer across 200 restaurants in Dubai, Abu Dhabi with this app

Are you one of those who keeps scouting for new discounts on food ordering apps? Then this piece of news will make your weekend as Zomato has launched an exclusive member club – Zomato Gold. Being part of the club, you are entitled to two rounds of 1+1 drinks of any beverage on each visit. …

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Are tea bags in Dubai unsafe? Municipality issues statement

In response to a rumour circulating through social media, Dubai Municipality has denied the presence of harmful substances in tea bags. Laboratory tests conducted by the municipality proved that the tea bags are free from Epichlorohydrin, a substance used in making pesticides. The civic body released a statement on Wednesday, saying that different samples of …

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Free entry at this new Dubai food hotspot

Etisalat today announced its partnership with Truckers DXB targeting all foodies across the country, the fest is scheduled to be held every Saturday from 5-11pm until the end of April 2017. Truckers DXB gathers 12-14 best local homegrown food trucks from Dubai to exhibit the best in food on Saturdays across various venues in Dubai …

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Grab a free ice cream in Dubai next week

Dubai is set to get warmer in the next couple of weeks as winter comes to a close. Dubai summers are notorious for extreme temperatures so much so that many would rather stay indoors. But what if we tell you that you can cool down free of charge? That’s right, starting next week on March …

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Wash your dishes and eat for free at these Dubai restaurants

Dubai Food Festival is starting on Thursday and it’s catering to every single Dubai resident. From February 23 to March 11th, residents can indulge themselves in amazing food selections throughout the city. What’s even more interesting is that some locations will be having promotions so you make the most out of the festival. One fine …