March 5, 2014
Qatar expressed "regret" and "surprise" at the news that Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain withdrawing their Gulf Cooperation Council envoys from Doha on Wednesday. According to inside sources, Qatar's stance on Syria and Egypt has caused a "rift" in the GCC.
UAE-based Bee'ah introduced the region's first solar-powered water surface cleaning boats in Sharjah.
Hotels in Dubai attracted over 11 million guests in 2013, representing a 10.6 per cent increase (or more than one million guests) over 2012.
The developer, which gave away yachts and sports cars to buyers of its luxury properties during the downturn, said it booked sales worth $2.5 billion in 2013, compared with only $661 million the previous year.
March 4, 2014
Abu Dhabi's Department of Transportation has begun work on its nearly $9 billion adaptive traffic control central system.
Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) will take up a number of top projects in 2014, including the Dh2 billion ($544 million) water canal project, which will link the Business Bay in Dubai with the Arabian Gulf.
March 3, 2014
Flydubai's 2013 net profit increased 47 per cent in comparison to its 2012 figures
Hong Kong is the world’s most expensive city for companies to locate employees, significantly ahead of London and New York, which have been vying for second place over the past two years.
March 2, 2014
By 2020, it is estimated that 6.5 billion people worldwide will use mobile networks for data communications and that 100 billion additional “things” — such as vehicles, metres, medical devices, and home appliances — will also be connected via mobile networks.
Jennifer Lopez is beginning a fresh, new project that will debut at none other than her Dubai World Cup concert later this month.
State-owned Emirates airline told the media this week that it is under "no instructions" to list on the stock market, despite recent reports suggesting that Dubai is planning to sell off part of the airline.
Annual cultural festival attracted tens of thousands of visitors during 10 days of heritage-themed public programme and an international performance.
Rents in Abu Dhabi’s prime residential areas increased by nearly 17 per cent during 2013 and there are projections for further hikes this year.
March 1, 2014
He's turned roles in major productions past, but now he's on his way to international stardom in the upcoming film "A to B".
February 28, 2014
Bumluck for the charity auction guest who paid to meet the starlet caught in the SodaStream scandal. After her Oxfam ambassador resignation, the bidder will no longer get the chance to walk the red carpet and hang with the Scarlett Johansson at the Captain America 2 premiere after party.