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September 29, 2016 - 14:51 GMT
Ali Saleh Alshunnar, aged 15, has become the youngest Emirati to climb Africa’s highest peak, Mount Kilimanjaro, 5,895 metres above sea level, the highest free standing mountain in the world.
The new law also allows women to leave the workplace for two hours daily to take care of their babies for one year from the date of delivery. (Shutterstock)
September 29, 2016 - 11:03 GMT
Abu Dhabi civil servants will benefit from three days' paternity leave and three months' paid maternity leave under a new law that also covers wider recruitment directives.
The 61-year-old played at Amman's historic Citadel last week. (
September 29, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The Greek singer promises surprises as he makes his debut in Abu Dhabi with two shows at du Forum in Yas Island.
The World Economic Forum's report showed that geopolitical instability is undermining economic progress in the entire region. (Shutterstock)
September 29, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Qatar and Saudi Arabia slipped four positions each this year in the global ranking, but still managed to make the global top 30, whilst UAE retains its position as the most competitive Arab country.
Aref Al Awani, Abu Dhabi Sports Council General Secretary, Mohammad Bin Sulayem and Ahmed Al Kaabi at the Yas Marina Circuit during the official launch of its 2016/17 calendar. (Photo: Ahmed Kutty/Gulf News)
September 28, 2016 - 16:07 GMT
Bosses at Abu Dhabi’s F1 venue announce most comprehensive calendar yet, with more than 377 activities
UAE's al-Ain club Dyanfres Douglas (R) fights for the ball against Qatar's el-Jaish club player Yasir Isa during a semi-final first leg match of the Asian Champions League football at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium Al-Ain on September 27, 2016.
September 28, 2016 - 15:25 GMT
Omar Abdulrahman was in inspirational form as former winners Al Ain moved a step closer to the final of the 2016 AFC Champions...
Filipino girl group return due to high demand following their April concert in the UAE. (File photo)
September 28, 2016 - 13:21 GMT
Filipino girl group return due to high demand following their April concert in the UAE.
Beginning October, 'official permission' will be required prior to making real estate-specific announcements in Dubai across all advertising and marketing platforms. (Shutterstock)
September 28, 2016 - 11:16 GMT
In a push to bolster consumer protection, Dubai's Land Department will require agents to have a license to advertise overseas property deals.
To order, all you have to do is download the app, or go to the site, sign in and enter the details. You can then track your order as you wait eagerly for your meal. (Uber)
September 28, 2016 - 11:11 GMT
Dubai joins 31 cities around the world to offer food delivery via the UberEATS app from September 29.
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September 28, 2016 - 10:55 GMT
This is so perfect, we "Wouldn't Change a Thing" about it!
Some newspapers have launched online versions of their own newspapers. (Shutterstock)
September 28, 2016 - 09:20 GMT
Millennials' preference for digital media will mean that print newspapers will be obsolete by 2037, predicts Dr Al Ruwaini of Pyramedia Consultancy & Production.
The shows will take place at the Dubai Media City Amphitheater. (Facebook)
September 28, 2016 - 09:04 GMT
The shows will take place at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre.
While Dubai, was the top ranked destination city in the region, Abu Dhabi was reported as the fastest-growing in the region with a growth rate of 81 percent. (File photo)
September 27, 2016 - 10:14 GMT
Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index provides rankings of the 132 most visited cities around the world and projects annual visitor volume and spend estimates.
Cyclists ride their bikes during the Abu Dhabi tour from the Yas Marina Circuit to Yas Mall where the tour finishes in the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi, on October 11, 2015. AFP PHOTO / STR
September 26, 2016 - 14:21 GMT
Mubadala Development Company today announced its partnership with the Abu Dhabi Tour, the annual cycling extravaganza scheduled to take place from October 20th - 23rd.
The Dh4-billion medical city will accommodate 732 hospital beds, including two royal and 36 VIP suites, 424 hospital beds for post-operative inpatients and 120 for the maternity and infant ward. (Seha)
September 26, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City in the Mafraq area of Abu Dhabi is more than 85 percent complete and is on track for handover to the emirate's health services company Seha in 2017.