As part of their coordinated strategy to bolster the emirate’s position as a global cultural tourism hub, Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) and Emirates Heritage Club have recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to protect, preserve and revive national heritage.

Sharjah Investment & Development Authority (Shurooq) has recently unveiled plans to increase its investment into Al Badayer Oasis from AED45 million (USD12.25 million) to AED60 million (USD16.33 million), which will fund the addition of two new buildings featuring new facilities such as dormitories and a gym. 

Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage (SCTH) has recently begun the developmental works at Souk Okaz, the iconic landmark in Taif, to transform it into a year-round leading cultural tourist destination.

Organised by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority, this year’s Abu Dhabi Summer Season will run between July 20 — August 20 and feature an extensive programme of entertainment events including international performers, interactive stage shows and live concerts.

Modhesh World has recently hosted an action-packed calendar of events including a day for families in order to celebrate Eid al-Fitr.

The Guinness World Record for the longest underwater live radio broadcast was performed in the shark-infested waters of The Ambassador Lagoon aquarium located at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai on May 13.