Burj Khalifa

The world's top 10 bucket-list travel experiences, including Burj Khalifa
British luxury travel company Kuoni compiles a list of the top items across the world
September 30, 2023, 10:06 AM
How Dubai's Burj Khalifa hit the heights
Always planned as the world's tallest building, the only question was by how much?
August 22, 2023, 4:00 AM
How the UAE marked US Independence Day at home and in space
The Burj Khalifa turned red, white and blue as Sultan Al Neyadi paid tribute from the International Space Station
July 05, 2023, 8:03 AM
Watch: Super Mario Bros Movie's '3D takeover' of Burj Khalifa
The famous Italian plumbing brothers and friends appeared on the world's tallest building on Thursday
Film & TV
April 14, 2023, 10:32 AM
Burj Khalifa's unbeatable design, construction and world records in numbers
The Dubai skyscraper marked a landmark moment in the UAE's growth story when it opened 13 years ago. Here's how it was achieved
Art & Design
January 04, 2023, 7:39 AM
As Dubai's Burj Khalifa turns 13, here is how it hit the heights
Always planned as the world's tallest building, the only question was by how much?
January 04, 2023, 5:00 AM
Burj Khalifa turns 13, Ronaldo welcome, Jeddah rain — Trending
Cody Combs gives a round-up of today's trends
Trending Middle East
January 04, 2023, 4:51 AM
Sheikh Mohammed marks 17 years as Ruler of Dubai
The emirate continues its ascent under his leadership
January 04, 2023, 3:00 AM
Burj Khalifa viral moments, including Tom Cruise stunt, Emirates advert and a giant ring
From blockbuster performances to digital recreations, here are five times the landmark has stood out from the crowd
Arts & Culture
January 03, 2023, 10:33 AM
UAE welcomes 2023 with record-breaking fireworks and laser shows
People at gatherings across the country full of optimism for the new year
December 31, 2022, 8:29 PM
Watch: Burj Khalifa's New Year's Eve show live from Downtown Dubai
The world's tallest building will get 2023 off to a spectacular start
December 31, 2022, 8:27 AM
A Closer Look: What's happening in the UAE on New Year's Eve?
The National looks at exactly how you can spend the last night of the year and stay safe at the same time
December 30, 2022, 5:29 AM
Dubai New Year's Eve road closures and metro timings
Several popular roads and metro stations will be closed to reduce overcrowding
December 29, 2022, 10:08 AM
Sheikh Hamdan shares video of Burj Khalifa sheltering from rain with umbrella
Crown Prince of Dubai posted promotional CGI clip to Instagram on Tuesday
Pop Culture
December 27, 2022, 9:36 AM
UAE landmarks recreated in Minecraft games stir curiosity about history and science
Users can build and create new worlds using buildings as learning tools
December 24, 2022, 3:37 AM
Burj Khalifa's New Year's Eve 2022 fireworks show: Everything you need to know
The mega show in Downtown Dubai is one of the most eagerly awaited events of the year
Things to do
December 22, 2022, 8:35 AM
Timeframe: Burj Al Arab has become much more than a luxury hotel
Since its construction more than 20 years ago, Dubai’s most recognisable building is still a symbol of great vision
December 02, 2022, 2:01 PM
Sheikh Hamdan shares selfie after climbing 160 floors to top of Burj Khalifa
The Crown Prince of Dubai took part in some extreme stair-walking to kick-start his National Day weekend
December 01, 2022, 12:36 PM
Burj Khalifa to hold fire drill on Monday to prepare for New Year's Eve celebrations
The safety exercise will test emergency responses as the world's tallest building gears up to stage a spectacular light and fireworks show
November 25, 2022, 8:54 AM
Burj Khalifa announces New Year’s Eve fireworks show
The accompanying laser light show aims set two new world records
Things to do
November 24, 2022, 6:54 AM