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Marcel Kittel (source: Gulf News)
February 07, 2016 - 16:43 GMT
Germany's Marcel Kittel won the Tour of Dubai on Saturday after he outsprinted his rivals, claiming victory in the final fourth stage of the race.
The Loon Copter can operate in the air and underwater. (Ingenieur.de)
February 07, 2016 - 16:25 GMT
The second annual 'UAE Drones for Good' awards celebrates the application of new technologies behind civilian drones for improving lives.
UAE ground troops are ready to fight Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 15:13 GMT
The United Arab Emirates is ready to send ground troops to Syria in a US-led coalition, official says.
If you are working from home, consider how you will handle potential increases in costs. (Shutterstock)
February 07, 2016 - 13:26 GMT
While telecommuting offers greater flexibility, make sure you are aware of all expenses or you could be losing money in the long run.
A hybrid taxi in Dubai. (Pinterest)
February 07, 2016 - 09:11 GMT
The hybrid taxi fleet was beefed up last year after 147 hybrid taxis were added to the existing cars.
Source: @AWSTShj
February 05, 2016 - 23:28 GMT
The first ever "Female Sports Media Forum" took place at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre in Sharjah last Wednesday, held on the sidelines of the third Arab Women Sports Tournament 2016 (AWST), and focused on the challenges faced by women in media.
Source: @AWSTShj
February 05, 2016 - 23:22 GMT
The Women Arab Sports Tournament (AWST), being hosted by Sharjah from February 2 -12th, saw more victory for the UAE in volleyball on its third day with Al Wasl wining against Lebanon's Al Qalmoun 3-0, while Jordan's Olympic won against Palestine's Ebdaa 3-0.
Source: awst.ae
February 04, 2016 - 15:40 GMT
The volleyball team of Sharjah Ladies Club, SLC, came first in the volleyball competition in the 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament, AWST, hosted by Sharjah from February 2nd...
For the Sobha Group to make an entry into the same space represents a major tweak in strategy. (Shutterstock)
February 04, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The luxury property developer aims to offer high quality accommodation at low prices, filling a much-needed gap in Dubai's housing market.
Applications such as automatic traffic mapping and advanced remote diagnostics and repair are still about five years away from mainstream adoption. (Shutterstock)
February 04, 2016 - 11:26 GMT
The Connected Car Industry Report predicts that smart cars will be standard in the future.
American rapper Nicki Minaj is scheduled to perform in Dubai in March. (Facebook)
February 04, 2016 - 11:18 GMT
American rapper Nicki Minaj is scheduled to perform in Dubai in March.
Interfaith. (File)
February 04, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
An interfaith conference featuring religious leaders from seven faiths is meeting in Dubai this week.
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Reports last month suggested Barclays was looking to cut up to 1,200 jobs worldwide and shut securities operations across Asia. (HITC)
February 04, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Barclays announced that it will close its Emaar Square offices in Downtown Dubai and cut jobs as part of a worldwide restructuring.
Dubai to host the first exhibition of Mario Testino's work in the Middle East. (Luxuo.com)
February 04, 2016 - 07:41 GMT
Dubai to host the first exhibition of Mario Testino's work in the Middle East.
The new Recognised Membership application process will help bring the markets of Egypt and the UAE closer together. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Dubai's stock exchange has streamlined the membership process to facilitate Egyptian brokerages' easier participation.
Seven-time champion Roger Federer is a hugely popular player with fans at the Dubai Championship
February 04, 2016 - 01:04 GMT
Dubai Duty Free wishes Swiss ace a speedy recovery after he is ruled out following knee surgery