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Things to do

15 things to do in Dubai this weekend

As well as live music, there’s new brunches, ladies’ nights and plenty of fine-dining deals to tuck into.

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Here’s what the Backstreet Boys are getting up to in Dubai

The world’s most iconic boyband has landed in Dubai, and as expected, they’re ticking off all of the city’s Larger Than Life attractions.

Cinema

Watch live European football matches at this Dubai cinema chain

Catch the UEFA Champions League, English Premier League and more on a massive cinema screen

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No Dubai International Film Festival this year

The film festival will now be held every two years, with the next edition to take place in 2019.

Things to do

Save up to 40% when visiting Dubai’s biggest attractions with this pass

Hit up At the Top, Dubai Aquarium, VR Park and more for less…

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Beggars in the UAE to face harsher punishments

People caught begging in the UAE will be subject to more jail time and higher fines with the introduction of a new law.

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New laws will make the UAE a ‘role model’ for gender balance

The UAE plans to become one of the world’s most gender-equal countries.

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The search is on to find the UAE’s first astronaut

More than 4,000 Emirati hopefuls have applied for the position…

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Laguna Waterpark to open at La Mer in May

Tickets will cost Dhs99 for Dubai residents.

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A new law has been issued to regulate voluntary work in Dubai

Under the new law anyone who wishes to sponsor or carry out any volunteering initiatives will have to get permission.

Things to do

You can now scale all 828 metres of the Burj Khalifa in virtual reality

Fancy (virtually) clambering up and leaping off the world’s tallest tower?

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What’s with those fires at Jebel Ali?

Don’t worry – they’re due to controlled testing.

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You can now catch a bus to Legoland, MotionGate & Bollywood Parks

This will save you on either cab fare or parking