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Dubai's new font even tweets

The newly released Dubai Font has accounts on Twitter and Instagram

  • Attendees at the press conference for the launch of Dubai Font at Dubai Opera.Image Credit: Ahmed Ramzan/ Gulf News
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Dubai: Social media accounts are a must for every company or entity out there in today’s global age.

And that policy has now been implemented by this unique font.

On Sunday, the Dubai Font was launched by Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, and it already has its very own accounts on Twitter and Instagram under the username @DubaiFont.

These media accounts are probably the first for a font, and so far the social media platforms have been used to announce the font’s launch.

It can be downloaded at for Windows, Android and Mac OS software.

Residents can also share their ideas and opinions on social media through the hashtag #Expressyou.

The Dubai Font, according to Dubai’s Media Office, mirrors the city’s qualities and promotes its global standing, and includes 23 languages.