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Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum received today at his office in Emirates Towers in Dubai, the first Emirati astronauts Hazza Al Mansouri and Sultan Al Neyadi. The two astronauts were selected among 4,022 applicants for the Mohammed bin… Read more

UAE SWAT Team

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, attended today the fifth and final day of the first edition of the UAE SWAT Challenge. The international event took place at Dubai SWAT Training Facility, Al Rowaiyah. The challenge is held under patronage of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior… Read more

HH Sheikh Hamdan leads a meeting about Dubai Future Councils Image Credit: Dubai Media Office

When he’s not out launching futuristic transport or safety initiatives across the emirate, the Dubai Crown Prince is actively pursuing what lies ahead for the city’s residents. ALSO READ: Prince Hamdan Shares Photo of Heart-shaped Lakes On January 16, the Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dubai Future Foundation (DFF), His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin… Read more

Sheikh Hamdan Opens World’s Largest Arabic Audio Library

Last December 6, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, officiated the launch of the Dubai Audio Library, the world’s largest Arabic audio library to date. ALSO READ: Dubai Airports, Execujet Welcome Pilots on Wheelchairs’ Visit during World Tour The library, which was created to cater to seven… Read more

Crown Prince Hamdan Inspects Dubai's Sky Pods 5

The Crown Prince of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, recently visited the Metro Depot at Al Rashidiya. His mission? To inspect Dubai’s “Sky Pods,” along with other autonomous mobility and shared transport innovations. ALSO READ: Dubai to Launch Flying Taxis by 2020 Based on a press release by the Roads… Read more

dubai prince saves oryx

The Arabian oryx is a native animal in the UAE. Formerly limited to the western part of the country, there are now oryx breeding herds in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and other parts of the UAE. Recently, an oryx in Dubai was found entangled in rope. Fortunately, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al… Read more

The Dubai Fitness Challenge will be back once again! The city’s flagship fitness initiative, launched by Dubai Crown Prince His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum last year, will return for its second run next month! According to Dubai Tourism, this year’s event will take place from October 19 – November 17, 2018. For… Read more

sheikh hamdan freeze government fees

Sheikh Hamdan announces order to freeze Dubai Government public services fees hike for the next three years. The move, which aims to support the social stability of citizens, will have a positive ripple effect on all segments of society. Also Read: 22 Photos of Sheikh Hamdan, Crown Prince of Dubai According to tweets from the Crown… Read more

When it comes to creating the “world’s firsts” — Dubai is certainly up to the challenge. Early last year, the city featured the world’s first 3D-printed skyscraper. A few months after that, the world’s first “Robocop” or robot policeman came out to help patrol the streets of Dubai. Just recently, the city witnessed yet another pioneering… Read more

The emirate of Dubai has gained recognition for many different things. It is one of the best places to visit in the world, as well as one of the safest cities for driving. Lately, Dubai has been compared to a well-known, multinational technology company: Google LLC. Recently, the Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of… Read more

A couple of weeks ago, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum pressed the button that launched Dubai’s flying taxi. Just recently, the Crown Prince opened another technology event at the Dubai World Trade Centre: GITEX Technology Week. GITEX happens to be the biggest and most popular technology exhibition in the Middle… Read more

The Crown Prince of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, witnessed the first flight of the Autonomous Air Taxi (AAT). The two-seater vehicle, designed by German manufacturer Volocopter, is the first self-flying taxi in the world. The trial run for Dubai’s flying taxi was held near Jumeirah Beach Park recently. The Crown… Read more

Photos and videos of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum are making the rounds on social media once again. This time, they feature the Crown Prince of Dubai during his latest trip to the United States. HH Sheikh Hamdan is known for his active lifestyle and love for animals. These traits… Read more