February 5, 2016
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.
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.
February 4, 2016
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his third shot during the first round of the 2016 Dubai Desert Classic at the Emirates Golf Club on February 4, 2016 in Dubai.
First women only Sports Journalist Forum opens at 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament
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...
The luxury property developer aims to offer high quality accommodation at low prices, filling a much-needed gap in Dubai's housing market.
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.
An interfaith conference featuring religious leaders from seven faiths is meeting in Dubai this week.
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.
Dubai's stock exchange has streamlined the membership process to facilitate Egyptian brokerages' easier participation.
Dubai Duty Free wishes Swiss ace a speedy recovery after he is ruled out following knee surgery
February 3, 2016
H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, Wife of H.H. the Ruler of Sharjah, opened the 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament yesterday evening at the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club.
Jordan's Queen Rania, the IMF's Christine Lagarde and Italy's Emma Bonino are some of the high-powered women participating at the event on February 23 and 24.
February 2, 2016
The first ever Female Sports Journalist Forum is taking place at the Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre during the third Arab Women Sports Tournament, AWST 2016, being hosted in Sharjah from February 2nd to 12th.
Ultimate Tutankhamun, Saving Egypt's Oldest Pyramids, The Egyptian Job and Time Scanners will be given special air time throughout the month of February.
Dubai International Airport first overtook London Heathrow in 2014 as the world' busiest airport in terms of international passengers numbers.
The mega-library will have more than 4.5 million titles and will open in Al Jaddaf area of the emirate in 2017.
Masterchef Australia's celebrity chefs George Calombaris and Gary Mehigan will head to the Dubai Food Festival in February.
‘Disney Live! Mickey’s Music Festival’ is coming to Dubai in April.
February 1, 2016
Djokovic looks forward to shopping not just at Dubai’s malls, but for another Duty Free title too
Arab Cinema Centre attends International Film Festival Rotterdam.
Trust, personal opinions, and personal space in relationships all get eroded by overusing social networks.
Sean Paul will set the stage alight on February 4 at the opening ceremony of HBL Pakistan Super League.
The UAE is taking part through four clubs in the 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament, Sharjah 2016 (AWST), which will be held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, the wife of H.H. the Ruler of Sharjah, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, in Sharjah from February 2nd to 12th.
January 31, 2016
H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of H.H. the Ruler of Sharjah, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs...
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has opened the tenders for the development of the Dubai Green Fund, the framework for clean energy investment.
Ales Opatrny became the first rider from the Czech Republic to win the Emirates Airline Dubai Grand Prix FEI World Cup Qualifier as he guided Acovaro to upstage a strong field of 28 competitors on the closing day of competition.
January 30, 2016
Pair have won 11 out of the last 13 Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship titles underlining their dominance
January 28, 2016
Rickie Fowler of the United States celebrates with his trophy after winning in the final of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in the capital of the United Arab Emirates on January 24, 2016. Fowler opened up a two-shot lead following a 65 in his third round that was eventually completed in the morning, and then shot a three-under par 69 for a 16-under par total.
Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, Wife of the Ruler...
Hollywood actors, local talent, and regional VIPs were among the first globally to see the Marriott International Content Studio film, Two Bellmen Two.
The new partnership will establish a state-of-the-art pediatric center in Abu Dhabi and allow seamless referrals of specialized cases to the renowned children's hospital.
According to the plan, some 20,000 cars are expected to be built in the $200M factory in Oman, which is expected to break ground by the end of 2016.
Despite challenging markets, DIB has joined the billion dollar profit club for 2015.
Sharjah hosted its first ever local elections to select candidates to represent them in the Sharjah Consultative Council.
January 27, 2016
'Fashion Star' in the making: Emirati designer makes the cut in region's first ever fashion reality show
Emirati fashion designer Muna Al Zarooni will compete on the upcoming 'Fashion Star.'
The 100,000 square foot wellness center at Dubai Healthcare City in Al Jadaf in the next four years.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has unveiled a revamp of Dubai's health strategy that targets health and lifestyle, excellence in providing service, smart healthcare and governance.
The suspension of plans involves the construction of a rail network between Abu Dhabi, the Saudi and Omani borders and Jebel Ali Port in Dubai.
January 26, 2016
The genius of Naseeruddin Shah and why he's perfect for the role of Einstein.
Athletes will do the Olympic triathlon distance on the Corniche which features a 1500m swim, 40km bike and a 10km run.
ADSB has won the bid to provide Kuwait with eight patrol boats that will boost the country's maritime defense capabilities.
Deloitte's 'Global Powers of Retailing' report analyzes the performance of the 250 largest retailers around the world for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.
Banking cards have evolved so that we now stand to gain 'something extra' every time we use them.
January 25, 2016
American insists he can challenge Spieth and McIlroy after one-shot victory
The UAE man is accused of being associated with Daesh in the UAE and representing the group as an emir in the country.
Nada Al Naqbi, Deputy Head of the Supreme Organising Committee for the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST)...
CNN's new high-tech digital broadcast studio allows any CNN control room around the world to assume control and operate it remotely.
The Dubai-based airline is the first airline to reach one million followers on Instagram, and is celebrating with giveaways.
A goodwill ambassador for peace by (UNRWA), the 26-year-old Arab Idol winner has used his voice and his talent to support other young people in the region.
January 24, 2016
Dubai's ‘1/JBR’ signature development is taking shape among the cluster of high-end towers in JBR and Dubai Marina.
The massive drone-filming projects took place at 18 Emirates' destinations in Dubai, Seattle, Japan, Ireland, Sri Lanka and the Seychelles.
Victoria's Secret Angels attend Dubai perfume launch.
The two national space agencies signed a framework for cooperation on space exploration at the Bahrain International Airshow.
January 23, 2016
World No.1 Jordan Spieth is delighted to be in contention to win his Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship given his putting struggles.