The event will be examining the seven core pillars within the Islamic economy, including halal tourism and Islamic finance.
Bridges contract is for the 25 million sq foot project which will include Motiongate, Bollywood Parks, and Legoland Park and Legoland Water Park.
Finding the right bank can make a huge difference when settling in to a new life. Choose wisely!
October 4, 2015
There are nearly 6,000 ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals in the Middle East with a combined net worth of $995 billion, according to a Wealth-X study. Forty-five percent of these individuals live in Saudi Arabia and the UAE
As the Star Trek Beyond shoot gets underway in Dubai, the American star has high praise for the city.
This year, 224,000 people had the right to vote out of a citizen population of just under one million.
The Egyptian funny man will be the host of a special OSN event with the Desperado actor, Hayat Al Fahad, Ahmad Helmy and Arya Stark herself!
Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives is an umbrella organization that will focus on spreading knowledge; combating poverty, empowering communities and innovation for the future.
Short-term visas to the UAE can now be obtained 24/7 via the Ministry of Interior's website or smartphone app.
These are the top ten trends at Gitex Shopper 2015 in Dubai, an eight-day shopping fest of the best technology on the market.
October 3, 2015
Over 224,000 UAE citizens voted on Saturday for 20 members of the Federal National Committee.
October 1, 2015
Dubai will host the world’s first 24-hour tennis marathon in November with different teams representing companies from the UAE, comprising local and international players, will compete in the day-night-day event.
There were no immediate reports of fatalities.
US Deputy Secretary of Energy is met with her Emirati counterpart to reinforce commitment to tackle energy security and climate change challenges.
Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Idris Elba, director Justin Lin and more begin Dubai's biggest film shoot since 2011's Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.
While the UAE puts in a strong performance at 17th, Lebanon is ranked at 101 out of 140 countries for global competitiveness.
September 30, 2015
The Dubai Cricket Council (DCC) has launched their first-ever women’s cricket league to be held from mid October. The decision is a shot in the arm for women’s cricket in the region, especially in the light of UAE women’s team having recently emerged as champions in the GCC tournament held in Oman.
Former Real Madrid defender Michel Salgado said it was his dream to discover the next Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo in the UAE at the launch of the Du Football Champions tournament at the Address Hotel, Downtown Dubai on Tuesday.
The former Manchester United and Real Madrid star greeted fans at the opening of a new store in the United Arab Emirates city
Irie vibes! Legendary Jamaican reggae band will be opening the foodie and music festival in November.
David Beckham attends the new Adidas store opening at the Dubai Mall.
September 29, 2015
The Emirates is launching a new surveillance initiative that uses unmanned aerial vehicles to keep an eye on the Dubai Silicon Oasis.
Riyadh: Ailton’s header eight minutes from time earned Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal a 1-1 draw with Al Ahli of the United Arab Emirates in the first leg of their 2015 AFC Champions League semi-final on Tuesday, leaving the tie firmly in the balance.
Dubai is the second-best city for expat start-ups, reveals a new HSBC survey.
Al Ahli have promised to go into their crucial away semi-final leg of the AFC Champions League against Al Hilal in Riyadh in a positive frame of mind on Tuesday.
The Hong Kong action star is filming Kung Fu Yoga in Dubai over the next 33 days, with 100 crew!
September 28, 2015
Apple's iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will be available in the Emirates soon.
UAE finance professionals are among the highest paid in the Middle East.
This Emirati Shaikha is NOT happy with singer Assala!
Gold and jewellery are high performers in the local retail sector. Domestic producers want to put their stamp on things and expand regionally.
It's official! Blur, Florence & The Machine, Enrique Iglesias confirmed headliners for F1 Abu Dhabi after race shows
The wait is over - du Arena will be hosting Blur, Florence and Enrique after the F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix! That'll do nicely.
Abu Dhabi scores another film coup with the reality driving talent show to shoot in Yas Marina Circuit, Qsar Al Sarab, Nation Towers and Yas Waterworld next month.
The popular children's magazine "Majid" goes live on air as new TV channel launches in the UAE.
Fourteen-time major champion Rafael Nadal will return alongside Milos Raonic for the eighth edition of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC), scheduled from December 31, 2015 to January 2 in New Year at the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City.
Profits in the country's hotel industry are expected to rise by nearly two-fold in a span of six years.
September 27, 2015
Twitter doesn't like the idea of a sober UAE.
The Dubai Comedy festival announced an exciting addition to its line-up – Dubai-based Nitin Mirani.
British superstar Ellie Goulding rocks the stage at Dubai Music Week.
American singer Jason Derulo put on an electrifying performance in Dubai.
American band Thirty Seconds to Mars brought the house down at the Dubai Music Week on Friday.
September 26, 2015
Following Indian and Kenyan acquisitions, the Sharjah-based conglomerate is now looking at new East African terminals and tankage in Fujairah.
September 24, 2015
A study showed housing costs in Dubai are the fourth highest in the world, more than double the cost in Vienna.
September 23, 2015
Sharjah and Ajman residents are undeterred by steep fines as they turn to illegal abattoirs to save time.
Authorities were ordered to free 972 prisoners on the Muslim holiday.
Dubai Airports will hire additional staff to prepare for the influx of travelers.
England and Manchester United legend David Beckham will be in Dubai on September 29 to open the new Adidas store at Mall of the Emirates, it was confirmed on social media on Tuesday.
September 22, 2015
New research shows parents in the UAE typically don't have the savings for the aspirations they have for their children.
Rapper Rachid Ben Messaoud aka Two Tone, who will open for Jason Derulo tomorrow, is helping to elevate Middle East hip-hop to new levels.
Rumor has it that the Spanish superstar will be joining a star-studded F1 after-race concert lineup!
Prices of imported animals can skyrocket as much as 100% on the day of Arafah.
Legendary DJ Fatboy Slim is set to play at Pacha Ibiza on December 18.
Manchester United, Celtic and Rangers fans will have the pleasure of seeing stars such as Viv Anderson, Andy Goram and Regi Blinker battle it out on the pitch at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium.
Accusations of murder via a WikiLeaks cable, a drug habit and rehab. Was 33-year-old Sheikh Rashid leading a secret life?