Almost 20 per cent of all tourists who visit Dubai include a desert experience. (Flickr/Creative Commons)
May 04, 2016 - 07:25 GMT
The new benchmarks include regulations covering safety, insurance, marketing, transport, logistics and environmentally sustainable practices.
Shanina Shaik has spoken out about being bullied during her teenage years due to her mixed ethnicity.  (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The model graces the cover of Emirates Woman magazine this month, and talks about her upbringing with her Pakistani-Saudi father and Australian-Lithuanian mother.
The centre focuses on providing all the components in an integrated system to take 3D technology from the ideas and innovation stage to the design phase. (Twitter)
May 03, 2016 - 12:49 GMT
Sheikh Maktoum inaugurated the centre at Dubai Industrial City, which will host more than 700 local and international companies working with 3D printing technology.
Rihanna's concert will come as part of her Anti World Tour. (Facebook)
May 03, 2016 - 11:39 GMT
Counting the stars: Rihanna, Chemical Brothers 2 out of 4 stars to play Abu Dhabi F1 after-race concerts.
Parents are increasingly taking out savings plans to cover their child's educational future. (File photo)
May 02, 2016 - 13:54 GMT
With the cost of schooling for some amounting to more than their annual rent, some forward thinking and saving is recommended.
This is the developer's first property venture in Egypt which involves a total investment of Dh20 billion.  (Capital Group Properties)
May 02, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Dh20 billion development will target middle income groups and include a shopping mall, schools, theatres and a 70 acre park.
Only 56 per cent of those surveyed said that had specific policies or programs in place on Emiratization, while a quarter felt the policy didn't apply to them. (Twitter)
May 02, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A new survey suggests that UAE employers need to work harder on engagement principles and practices in order to reverse the trend of high turnover among Emirati employees.
A live stage production featuring Monroe and other Hollywood icons to take place on May 14. (Facebook)
May 02, 2016 - 11:04 GMT
A live stage production featuring Monroe and other Hollywood icons to take place on May 14.
Grammy-winning music legend Julio Iglesias
May 02, 2016 - 08:05 GMT
Grammy-winning music legend Julio Iglesias "super excited" about performing in Sharjah.
Intrepid explorer Ben Fogle is the Celebrity Cruises’ Destination Expert. (Instagram)
May 02, 2016 - 07:26 GMT
British author and adventurer Ben Fogle takes to the UAE and Oman.
Etihad and partners Alitalia, Jet Airways, airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, NIKI and Etihad Regional will help fashion’s insiders arrive, connect and present at the industry’s key moments throughout the year. (Twitter)

May 01, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Under the first multinational, multi-year airline sponsorship supporting the fashion industry, Etihad Airways becomes the official airline of fashion week events in New York, London, Milan, Berlin, Sydney and Mumbai.
The Filipina girl group put on a successful show in the Emirati city. (Facebook)
May 01, 2016 - 08:53 GMT
The Filipina girl group put on a successful show in the Emirati city.
Source: Ahmed Ramzan/Gulf News
April 30, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Al Ahli were on Friday celebrating their seventh Arabian Gulf League and second in three years after last season’s winners Al Ain suffered a shock loss to Fujairah on Thursday evening.
Dubai's real estate developers are expected to continue seeing robust revenues despite the challenges.  (
April 28, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
A combination of pressures including low oil prices will drive property prices down by ten percent and dampen expansion plans according to Standard and Poor's.
Dubai's 'Museum of the Future' will be built in 2017 using 3D printing construction techniques. (3D print)
April 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Sheikh Maktoum has announced Dubai's new strategy to promote 3D printing technology in construction, medical products and consumer products.
As part of the Harrods exhibition, Emaar will be selling residential property at Dubai Creek Harbour in projects known as Creekside 18 and Harbour Views. (Harrods)
April 27, 2016 - 13:20 GMT
In cooperation with Emaar, Harrods is showcasing the best of Dubai in its second-floor windows in London.