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The series also looks at personal stories and the life-long friendships that develop. (YouTube Screenshot)
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'Every Emirati's Son' is a four-part series that takes an inside look of the transformation of young Emiratis going through compulsory military service.
A Gulf Petrochem storage terminal on the coast of Fujeirah emirate near the Strait of Hormuz in the UAE. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
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Gulf Petrochem Group announced the acquisition of Essar Petroleum East Africa.

July 1, 2015

US airlines have accused three Gulf carriers of receiving $43B in subsidies over a decade. (Twitter)
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Emirates President Tim Clark calls out the US carriers' methods of discrediting Emirates as 'surprising and repugnant'.
Experts estimate that 3D printing technology can cut the production time by 50-70 percent. (The Tech Bulletin)
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The 'Office', interior furniture, and structural components will all be built using 3D technology and assembled within a few weeks in the heart of Dubai.

June 30, 2015

Gervinho
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Gervinho has become the second big name after Luiz Adriano to talk himself out of a move to the Arabian Gulf League this week.
Etihad and Australia have had a commercial partnership since 2012. (Twitter)
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The Abu Dhabi based carrier is extending its three year marketing deal to promote Australia within Europe in cooperation with its partner airlines.
Flydubai chief Ghaith al-Ghaith stands next to the government-owned low-cost carrier on Nov. 14, 2011, at the Dubai Airshow. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
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Flydubai may be the second or third airline to get deliveries of the new aircraft after Southwest.
"If you want to impress me, don't play it safe!" Naomi Campbell to her contestants on The Face. Consider yourself warned! (Hollywood Reporter)
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Watch out Dubai, the British supermodel will unleash her tough-talking judgement on MENA designers in a new talent scouting event in October!
Tourists on safari in Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania, second on the list for value against the dirham. (Shutterstock/Grigvovan)
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Rio tops the list for a budget-conscious traveller, where the dirham's value increased by 35 percent over the Brazilian real.
CCTV footage shows Al'a Al Hashemi walking through a shopping mall prior to the stabbing. (Screenshot)
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A woman from the UAE was handed down a death sentence Monday for stabbing an American kindergarten teacher to death in a shopping mall.
Max Amini's YouTube videos have racked up more than 15 million views. (Twitter)
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Following a successful run in October of last year, the Iranian-American comedian is back for one night only!

June 29, 2015

Theme parks in Dubai are set to generate close to $5 billion in revenues by 2020. (AFP/File)
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Theme parks in Dubai are set to generate close to $5 billion in revenues by 2020.
Recent cases include busting a fake recruitment agency, money fraud, and manipulation of university degree certificates. (Shutterstock)
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Dubai Police are increasingly tackling sophisticated technology-assisted crimes.
In Saudi Arabia, PepsiCo will be helping to feed the needy by donating 10%. (YouTube screenshot)
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The new ad also features Saudi football player Jamal Bajandouh and Haitham Zaki, son of Ahmad Zaki.

June 28, 2015

Ryan Babel
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Former Liverpool and Ajax forward Ryan Babel’s agent Winnie Haatrecht has revealed that the former is set to make his move to the Arabian Gulf League Champions Al Ain on a two-year-deal.
'He Named Me Malala'  will be out on 2 October. (Twitter)
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Coming soon: Malala's new documentary co-produced in Abu Dhabi, and American filmmakers' story of Zaatari refugee camp
The barter shop is an cash-free exchange. (Shutterstock)
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EZHeights.com is a new website that allows UAE residents to trade items, products or services.
Embassies have rejected visit visa applications if UAE residency visas are valid for less than six months. (Shutterstock)
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Embassies have rejected visit visa applications if UAE residency visas are valid for less than six months.

June 27, 2015

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Asian Football Confederation president Shaikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa and UAE Football Association president Yousuf Al Sarkal officially signed...

June 26, 2015

Luiz Adriano
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Al Ahli have agreed a fee for the signing of Brazilian striker Luiz Adriano from Ukraine’s Shakhtar Donetsk.
Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years. (AFP/File)
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Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years.

June 25, 2015

Jorge Valdivia
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UAE clubs are keeping a close watch on the ongoing Copa America in Chile, with Al Wahda the latest to be linked to a South American star — Jorge Valdivia from Chile.
Samir Nasri
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The midfielder expects to stay at the Etihad Stadium this summer, but admits Manuel Pellegrini's decision is final, and urged the manager to strengthen the squad
The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange General Index, an underperformer compared to Dubai index, jumped to its highest level in six months. (Shutterstock)
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News of Etisalat policy change lifts Abu Dhabi index.

June 24, 2015

Soldiers patrol around the wreckage of a suicide car bomber that smashed into a pickup truck carrying security officers in Mogadishu. (AFP/File)
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Seven people were killed and ten other injured when a suicide attacker rammed his car into a UAE official's car in a convoy in central Mogadishu.
Spandau Ballet first played in Dubai in 2010. (Warner Music)
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The 80s New Romantics are coming to the Dubai World Trade Centre in September.
Anse Source d'Argent beach, La Digue Island, Seychelles (Shutterstock)
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Abu Dhabi and Seychelles already share commercial links in Etihad Airways and Air Seychelles.
On December 19 last year,Emirates flew roughly 80,000 people on over 240 flights. (Twitter)
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Over 62,000 travellers are expected to board flights out of Dubai this weekend.
John Obi Mikel
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Ghana captain, Asamoah Gyan, has welcomed the prospect of playing together with Mikel Obi at club side Al Ain.

June 23, 2015

Assala turns a blind eye on her bumpy friendship with Haifa Wehbe, and confesses that she's an amazing actress instead! (Watanserb.com)
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Assala turns a blind eye on her bumpy friendship with Haifa Wehbe, and confesses that she's an amazing actress instead!
Ahlam is a huge fan of Cyrine and her work. (YouTube)
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"Queen" Ahlam has much love for actress Cyrine Abdelnour.
Dubai Ladies Club has constructed barriers to block visibility from nearby construction sites. (Shutterstock)
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As access to women's-only beaches and facilities are increasingly scrapped, calls for the construction of an all-female resort are growing in Dubai.
Real estate companies should be able to absorb the slowdown with limited ratings impact. (File photo)
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Lower oil prices and slow economic growth will continue to have a negative impact, but the industry is better prepared than in the run-up to the 2009 crash.

June 22, 2015

The cost of goods and services in Dubai jumped to its highest level this year. (apexluxurycarhire.com)
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The cost of goods and services in Dubai jumped to its highest level this year.
The countries continued to see growth due to the contribution of non-oil private sectors. (AFP/File)
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The countries continued to see growth due to the contribution of non-oil private sectors.
Shamma Hamdan, stick to a handshake next time?
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The Arabs Got Talent star is in hot water over a little PDA at the airport!
Renewable energy and improved energy efficiency are key to limiting global warming. (Shutterstock)
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At the end of 2014, 22.8 percent of the world's electricity came from renewables, and carbon dioxide emissions were unchanged from 2013.

June 21, 2015

Denilson
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Former Arsenal midfielder Denilson’s move to Al Wahda seems to be very much on the cards with the Brazilian confirming to a leading news agency that he will be leaving Sao Paulo.
Emirati diva Ahlam claims to have found out about Ramez Galal's prank half an hour before filming started! (File photo)
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Emirati diva Ahlam claims to have found out about Ramez Galal's prank half an hour before filming started!
The Galaxy tab A is Samsung's latest mid-range tablet. (Cak Tech)
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The new Galaxy tab A is available in 8-inch and two 9.7-inch models.
The FATCA disclosure may increase financial liabilities for American expats. (Shutterstock)
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Under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, financial account information of US citizens and companies in the UAE will be handed over to the US Treasury.
Calculate your debt to burden ration before you apply for a loan. (Shutterstock)
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A bank's eye-view of the loan application process.
Relax, you’re in Lebanon! Breaking your fast in public here gets you nothing more than dirty looks and an occasional flying slipper. That said, be respectful of your practicing Muslim brothers and sisters and refrain from eating, drinking or smoking in the public areas of Lebanon’s more conservative Muslim communities.
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Ramadan laws can be hard to keep up with. No two countries seem to have the same rules, let alone the same punishments! We broke down the laws for the most popular destinations in the Arab world. What's in, what's out, and what you'll have to do to make amends. It's the Ramadan crackdown countdown!

June 19, 2015

Javier Aguirre
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Al Wahda have unveiled Mexican coach Javier Aguirre as their manager for the 2015/16 season, according to a statement on the club’s website.

June 18, 2015

Najwa Karam, Mohammed Assaf, and Haifa Wehbe are among the star studded guests on board. (Facebook)
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Emirates is offering the experience to cruise around Europe with some of MBC's biggest stars.
The UAE launched a state-owned bank Wednesday to finance housing and other projects for UAE citizens. (AFP/File)
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The UAE launched a state-owned bank Wednesday to finance housing and other projects for UAE citizens.