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2016-02-16 12.47.39-1 copyAn exciting new initiative has been launched in Dubai to unearth the cities next generation of sporting champions!

DuDive is partnering with schools across Dubai to run DuDive’s UAE Talent Search. A fantastic programme to locate and introduce diving to talented children with the potential to succeed in the Olympic sport. So far, DuDive has tested over 1500 children across 5 schools, and the first squad of future diving stars has been selected. Read more

2800929930Dubai: The world’s first fully functional 3D printed building was inaugurated in Dubai by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Monday. Read More


Summer-Camps-Logo2If you are staying in Dubai this summer you might be interested in the latest update of our Summer Camps for your children. There are plenty of different options available depending on the interests of your child, from acting, singing and dancing to boxing, filmmaking and sporting activities.

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MPT BirthdayMake your celebrations unique and memorable at Mattel Play! Town. With so many fun-filled activities from your child’s favourite characters, it is sure to be an unforgettable party for your child and their friends.

Get access to interactive themed eduplay attractions in the facility, across five themed play zones, children can join Barneyᵀᴹ, Thomas & Friendsᵀᴹ, Bob the Builderᵀᴹ, Angelina Ballerinaᵀᴹ, and Fireman Samᵀᴹ, in a variety of activities that have been carefully designed to enhance communication, self-sufficiency, and adaptive skills. In addition, children will also learn inter-dependence, team building, and problem-solving. Parents can also play alongside their children and join the excitement of engaging with characters they themselves loved as kids.

From special invitation cards, to birthday cakes and decorations, Mattel Play! Town birthday parties are guaranteed to be memorable. Visiting Mattel Play! Town will be an unforgettable journey for the young dreamers. Parents can rest assured that their children will enjoy the fun experience in a comfortable and safe environment.

Mattel Play! Town is located at CITY WALK, Dubai’s urban living destination by Meraas.

If you want a fun-filled, child-friendly, memorable birthday experience, book a birthday party in Mattel Play! Town. Please email us at or call us at 800 MERAAS (637227) anytime Sunday to Saturday between 8 am and 10 pm.

dubai-large_trans++CHco2f1jjYcmYrb_Lt46UvR6-I46ra0jRniD8XurVXcA question most expats ask themselves before moving to the UAE or starting a family in Dubai: Is Dubai a good place to bring up Children? The following article is a great summary of what many expats feel about raising children in the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates.

Indian Comedy - Tota Maina ki Kahani  (1) copyWith the dates of the much awaited Indian comedy drama “Tota Maina Ki Kahani”. The starcast include acclaimed artists Himani Shivpuri and Manish Thakker Bollywood fame,  part of their global tour TMKK brings a laughter filled entertainment to its Hindi-speaking audience in Dubai. The play revolves around a newly married couple and their problems making it a family watch for the weekend.

What: Tota Maina Ki Kahani
When: All evening shows at 8 pm: 4th & 5th May  2016
Where: DUCTAC, Mall of the Emirates
Tickets: Ticket sales are up live at Platinumlist & Ductac


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