UAE National Day Holiday: What you NEED to know!

Get the lowdown on free Wi-Fi, free parking and the updated metro schedule
ByHend FadelMonday , 30 November 2015
UAE National Day Holiday: What you NEED to know!
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During National Day you can enjoy free Wi-Fi and unpaid parking zones

As part of the 44th UAE National Day celebrations, Etisalat will offer free Wi-Fi for their customers from 1-5 December, while paid parking zones in Dubai will be free of charge!  

Etisalat has announced numerous offers for their customers, which includes the usage of high quality Wi-Fi, in major shopping centres and restaurants. According to Etisalat, subscribers of eLife, which includes TV, landline and the Internet in one package, will also be able to watch 44 movies for free.

This offer will "allow users to celebrate the National Day with their families and friends through sharing greetings and photos via social networking websites, and surfing the internet for free,” Etisalat added.

Meanwhile, the RTA has announced different timings for several of their services this National Day. The Dubai Metro Green Line Station will operate at 5.50am to 12midnight on 1 and 2 December and until 1am on 3 December. On Friday 4 December both the Green and Red Line Station will operate from 10am to 1am, and 5.50am to 12midnight on 5 and 6 December.

The Red Line Station will operate between 5.30am and 12midnight on 1 and 2 December and until 1am on 3 December. On 5 and 6 December the metro will operate between 5.30am and 12midnight.

For those who own a car, here’s a treat for you. Paid parking zones across Dubai, excluding the Fish Market parking lot and multi-level parking terminals, will be free until 5 December. 

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