Travel deals: Emirates offers cut-price flights to Europe, Dubai and the Americas

Emirates is offering great specials on business and economy class flights to some of the world's most sought-after destinations across Europe, Dubai and the Americas when booked by March 22.

Economy fares start from $1179 to Dubai, $1299 to Dublin, $1309 to Porto, $1329 to Athens, $1339 to Rome and $1369 to Edinburgh, while business fares begin at $6849 to Dubai, $7249 Dublin, $7139 Porto, $7349 Athens, $7399 Rome and $7669 Edinburgh.

Most of the discounted fares are for travel select dates till November 30, while the business class to Europe and Dubai last till December 12. From July 2, there will also be four weekly flights between Dubai and Porto. Phone 1300 303 777. See