Dubai International Horse Fair is the region's leading equestrian trade and business event inaugurated by Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Minister of Finance and Dubai Deputy Ruler.  Industry professionals and enthusiasts have come together for the event at the Dubai World Trade Centre on 16-18 March 2017.  

Visitors experienced live Spanish Equestrian Performances, Arabian Horse Auction, Polo Demonstration and the Equestrian Art Gallery that featured amazing international artists showcasing their work.  The Heritage Village also welcomed visitors with traditional Bedouin houses, falconry, local dishes, henna tattooing and more.

Over 200 exhibitors from 35 countries have participated this year, with eight new countries, including Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Holland, Italy, New Zealand, Portugal and Sweden, which join countries as far afield as Argentina, Canada, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg and the United States.

The event offered a unique platform for equestrian industry professionals and horse owners to gain a winning edge by meeting and networking with industry experts, testing the latest equine equipment and viewing the latest products including paddock fencing, riding accessories, equestrian apparel and much more.

Visitors got to see the best of Purebred Arabian horses showcasing their elegance, agility and heritage while learning the latest techniques to keep stables and stock in perfect condition.


Another highly anticipated Coldplay concert in the UAE has been confirmed.  Expect another best show of your life!

The alternative rock band will make their triumphant return to the UAE and will take over the DU Arena, Yas Island with their A Head Full of Dreams Tour.  

Organizer confirmed anyone with a ticket to F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix could avail a 20 percent discount on Coldplay tickets.

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Coldplay also announces 2017 North American Tour Dates so if you are traveling out of the sandpit for any of these dates, you might want to mark your calendar early.  Bunch of U.S. and Canadian dates for their ongoing Head Full of Dreams Tour, including some for October… 2017! For the new North American dates, check out


Eva Longoria Bastón, Melanie Griffith, Will Poulter, Luke Hemsworth, Jeffrey Wright, Anastacia and Andie MacDowell joined forces in Dubai last night for the glamourous charity fundraiser ‘The Global Gift Gala’, which was hosted by the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) and UAE-based philanthropic organisation, Dubai Cares at the Four Seasons Hotel during the 13th edition of the Festival.

Global Gift Gala Dubai 2016