Time Out Dubai has information on Microsoft launching a Dubai font. It's the first to be designed by and named after a city and in Arabic and English
Whether you’re a Calibri, Times New Roman or Arial kind of guy or girl, there will soon be a new font on the horizon and it’s all about our city.
You could be typing in a design specifically will Dubai in mind, as it’s been confirmed Microsoft will be rolling out a fresh look in both English and Arabic.
Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince has given the go-ahead for the project which will be the first time a font has been designed and named after a city. It is also the first time a font has been designed in both the languages at the same time.