Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB, ICAO: OMDB) (Arabic: مطار دبي الدولي) is the primary airport serving Dubai, United Arab Emirates and is the world's busiest airport by international passenger traffic. It is also the 3rd busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic, the 6th busiest cargo airport in world and the busiest hub for the Airbus A380. In 2015, DXB handled 78 million passengers, 2.51 million tonnes of cargo and registered 403,517 aircraft movements.

Dubai International is situated in the Al Garhoud district, 2.5 nautical miles (4.6 km; 2.9 mi) east of Dubai and spread over an area of 2,900 hectares (7,200 acres) of land. The airport is operated by the Dubai Airports Company and is the home base of Dubai's international airlines, Emirates and flydubai. The Emirates hub is the largest airline hub in the Middle East; Emirates handles around 65% of all passenger traffic and accounts for about 45% of all aircraft movements at the airport. Dubai Airport is also the base for low-cost carrier flydubai which handles 11.6% of passenger traffic at DXB. The airport consists of three terminals and has a total capacity of 75 million passengers annually. Terminal 3 is the second largest building in the world by floor space and the largest airport terminal in the world. As of January 2016, there are over 7,700 weekly flights operated by 140 airlines to over 270 destinations across all six inhabited continents.

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The rise of the 'quaranteenager': How to help children with their mental health during the pandemic

The National 21 Jun 2020
Yasmine Dannawy, vice principal at Dubai's Hartland International School, says it is impossible for global mental health to have not been affected in some way by “enforced but necessary isolation” ... Yasmine Dannawy, vice principal, Hartland International School ... “It’s not been the best,” the student of Dubai International Academy said in April....
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The rise of the 'quaranteenager': How to help young adults with their mental health during the pandemic

The National 21 Jun 2020
Yasmine Dannawy, vice principal at Dubai's Hartland International School, says it is impossible for global mental health to have not been affected in some way by “enforced but necessary isolation” ... Yasmine Dannawy, vice principal, Hartland International School ... “It’s not been the best,” the student of Dubai International Academy said in April....
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The rise of the 'quaranteenager': How to help children struggling with their mental health during the pandemic

The National 20 Jun 2020
Yasmine Dannawy, vice principal at Dubai's Hartland International School, says it is impossible for global mental health to have not been affected in some way by “enforced but necessary isolation” ... Yasmine Dannawy, vice principal, Hartland International School ... “It’s not been the best,” the student of Dubai International Academy said in April....
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Class of 2020 Graduates of Dubai International Academy, Emirates Hills, Bag an Impressive AED 15 ...

MENA FN 15 Jun 2020
(MENAFN - Dubai PR Network) • 90 students from the cohort were accepted by 20 of the world's Top 50 universities • 88% students get admissio... ....
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Coronavirus: no refund for UAE exam fees despite cancelled tests

The National 09 Jun 2020
Brendon Fulton, school principal of the Dubai British School ... Repton in Dubai and British School Al Khubairat (Bsak) in Abu Dhabi – two of the country's highest-ranked schools – both cut fees by 15 per cent, for example ... The International Baccalaureate recently opened its 50th IB World School, the Dubai International Academy in Al Barsha....
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COVID-19: Dubai Sports Council to discuss return of fans to events

Gulf News 01 Jun 2020
“We are pleased with the return of sports activity in the Emirate of Dubai through the commencement of training in various sports in both local and private clubs, academies, training centres and fitness centres, with the implementation of a series of important measures to maintain the safety of athletes....
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Dubai 'definitely keen' to host English county cricket matches

The National 29 Apr 2020
Dubai Sports City have signalled they would also be willing to help ease the scheduling logjam caused by coronavirus by hosting English county cricket this winter ... Now, Dubai Sports City have offered the use of their three facilities – the Dubai International Stadium, plus two ovals at the ICC Academy – pending an easing of the situation....
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Coronavirus: More UAE schools, colleges announce fee cuts

Gulf News 09 Apr 2020
Innoventures Education, which manages the Collegiate American School, Dubai International Academy Al Barsha, Dubai International Academy Emirates Hills, Raffles International School, Raffles World Academy and Raffles Starters (Early Learning Centre), on Thursday announced a 20 ......
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COVID-19: More UAE schools and colleges announce fee cuts

Gulf News 09 Apr 2020
Innoventures Education, which manages the Collegiate American School, Dubai International Academy Al Barsha, Dubai International Academy Emirates Hills, Raffles International School, Raffles World Academy and Raffles Starters (Early Learning Centre), on Thursday announced a 20 ......
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Revealed: Which UAE schools have cut fees for term three?

Arabian Business 08 Apr 2020
Al Najah Education (Horizon English and Horizon International) – 20 percent discount ... Dubai Heights Academy – 10 percent (payment plans offered) ... Innoventures Education (Dubai International Academy, Collegiate American School, Raffles International School and Raffles World Academy) – Offering personalised payment plans and deferment of fees....
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Coronavirus: Going to university this year? Here's what you need to know

The National 30 Mar 2020
Timothy Roberts, principal at Raffles World Academy in Dubai, said he expected that predicted grades and school and teacher recommendations to play a key role ... Jayne Needham, principal at Dubai International Academy Emirates Hills said the school’s team is committed to help pupils to complete their coursework....
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Opinion: how Edtech will keep our students on track during Covid-19

Arabian Business 16 Mar 2020
... companies exhibiting here at GESS, the Global Education Supplies Solutions trade show in Dubai ... The platform is already up and running in more than 12 UAE schools including Jumeirah English Speaking School, Dubai College, Dubai International Academy, and Safa Community School....
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Sport-by-sport look at the impact of the coronavirus outbreak

AOL 13 Mar 2020
Walesinternational matches with Austria and the United States at the end of March are also both called off ... – The International ... – Surrey have cancelled their pre-season training camp at the ICC Academy in Dubai amid concern over the safety of their players....
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