Shortlist UAE – 7 Years of Keeping You Informed

Shortlist Dubai

The UAE is a fast-paced country with endless entertainment choices – from the world’s largest malls and top restaurants to world-class music and theatrical events. Covering this ever-expanding kaleidoscope of entertainment is not easy, but ShortList has done it.

One of UK’s largest selling entertainment & lifestyle magazine, ShortList, made its way to the UAE about 7 years ago. Through its vibrant content, the magazine has been delivering the best and freshest scoops of news and updates from across industries.

The magazine aims to be the authority on the best in cuisine, fashion, entertainment, lifestyle, technology, and sport, and provides weekly recommendations about what to do, see, buy, eat, and drink for both locals and visitors.

ShortList Dubai has proven to be a reliable companion especially for travelers and pleasure seekers who are in the UAE to spend some quality leisure time. With the deep and latest insights that ShortList gives you about UAE’s entertainment, dining, and retail options, it’s hard to miss a thing that you wouldn’t want to.

With ShortList Dubai, you get the best of UAE’s business, technology, travel, lifestyle, sports, and entertainment worlds right at your fingertips. Besides the latest Dubai and UAE news, ShortList also provides you with honest reviews on travel & lifestyle options so you can make the right call.

Print & digital presence

The magazine is available in all the cool places you’d expect to find it, including hotels, restaurants, cafés and other hand-picked hangouts. 70,000 copies of ShortList are distributed free across both Dubai and Abu Dhabi, delivering an essential read every week.

Additionally, it operates two websites, and, that contain insightful reviews, news, previews, and features alongside a comprehensive database of venues and outlets.

In order to help you make the most of your free time, ShortList also provides newsletters that are summaries of the week’s top events with hints, previews, and features.

The authority on the very best in lifestyle

ShortList UAE can be called the authority on the very best in shopping, fashion, entertainment, lifestyle, technology, dining, and sports in the country. Plus, it offers a comprehensive picture of the latest happenings in the realms of business & finance, technology, as well as society in general.

ShortList UAE’s digital platforms offer a bitesize look at Dubai and Abu Dhabi’s social scene, breaking the entertainment news that matters to you. Being a reader of ShortList, you hardly miss a thing that happens in the domains of your interest.

Offering the full picture

Starting as a niche publication, ShortList UAE has fast become a full-fledged news website that helps readers keep tabs on the latest happenings around them, yet being the go-to publication for the latest entertainment & lifestyle updates.

While ShortList UAE continues to be the key source of infotainment in the country, its all-encompassing approach keeps the readers coming back for more while attracting new audience with its fresh, bitesize content that fits perfectly in today’s increasingly busy life.