December 19, 2014
Etihad Airways is not interested in ordering any more Airbus A380s, while the launch of its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner into service has been delayed.
December 18, 2014
Kelsey Grammer's "Breaking the Bank" brought him Dubai, and we took full advantage.
We wouldn't want to be in the room if Ahlam were able to confront whomever posted the caricature of her head on a cow's body with the sign “I’m the cow Ahlam”.
December 17, 2014
Check out the ravishing red carpet looks from the 11th Dubai International Film Festival that got the Al Bawaba seal of approval.
The airline industry is set to reap the benefits of lower oil prices, which could fall to as low as $30-a-barrel.
The most searched queries in Google in the UAE were World Cup 2014, iPhone 6 and Malaysian Airlines.
Dubai’s residential rents have stabilised in the second half of 2014, growing seven per cent year-on-year in 2014.
Andy Murray will line up at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship here next month with plans to get his year off to a perfect start with a victory.
Absolut Base Camp at Live at Atlantis will feature DJ David Guetta as the painting team transforms attendees with UV facial art.
December 16, 2014
Kurdistan’s Regional Government (KRG) has failed to pay $100 million to a Dana Gas consortium as instructed by a London arbitration court
Visiting the UAE this week for the Dubai International Film Festival, Eva Longoria has revealed that she can relate to the struggle faced by the Arabs, and here's why...
"Emirati" actress Mariam Hussein has posted an Instagram video which reveals her REAL ethnicity! Where in the world is she from?
Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods would design the new 18-hole championship golf course in Dubai to be built by luxury real estate developers, DAMAC Properties and operated by The Trump Organization.
Is Hussain al Jasmi really denying the huge favor Amro Mustafa did him by composing the "song of his career"?
Moving their entertainment to YouTube in 2015 might be the smartest things Dubai ON Demand has ever done.
December 15, 2014
Hollywood beauty Eva Longoria looked red carpet-ready as she attended the Dubai International Film Festival press conference on Sunday.
Desperate Housewives starlet Eva Longoria was in Dubai for the The Global Gift Gala fundraiser; she's just too good to be true!
The Dubai index wiped off gains registered in 2014, since it fell another 7 per cent for a second straight session.
December 14, 2014
Global brands that you never knew were owned or part-owned by Arabs!
The region's hottest stars will warm up the January cold of the Dubai Shopping Festival Celebration Nights.
The ex-France international says he is settled in Bavaria and feels happily married to the club, but nonetheless admitted that he is open to a new experience elsewhere
"The Theory of Everything," a film based on Stephen Hawking and his wife's life, made it to the big screen at the Dubai International Film Festival.
Looking out for local interests too, the Dubai International Film Festival that's currently underway has included 17 films in its Enjaaz program.
December 12, 2014
Average salaries in the UAE for professional roles rose by just two per cent over the last 12 months.
Appreciating three-star hotels: Dubai steps in to address its unhealthy obsession with luxury hotels
A company owned by Dubai’s government plans to open four hotels in the emirate next year to expand the supply of mid-priced rooms in a market dominated by luxury accommodation.
December 11, 2014
UAE singer Ahlam is over the moon as she welcomes Emirati singer Hussain al Jasmi to the Arab Idol stage this Saturday.
Emily Blunt opened the star-studded night that drew in celebrities from around the region and globe, as well as the less fabulous in fashion, nerdy cinephiles.
December 10, 2014
The Dubai Health Authority’s (DHA) Medical Education Department, in association with Harvard Medical School, has granted 15 scholarships to DHA medical professionals.
The enthusiasm among women cricketers, who attended the selection camp to make the UAE squad in Sharjah, showed the game is making fast inroads.
We wonder if the Sex and the City star sipped on a Cosmopolitan while hitting up Clé Dubai earlier this week.
Owning the same stage as two other Arab faves, the Iraqi singer has been announced as one of three artists performing at the 2nd Sharjah World Music Festival.
White Sugar's director Ahmed Khaled reflects on filmmaking and post-revolutionary bureaucracy on Egyptian cinema scene.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been awarded the highly coveted title of ‘World’s Leading Airline’ for the sixth straight year.
December 9, 2014
Cameraman Taher Nassif filed a lawsuit against Ahlam's husband after he'd attacked him on the set of Arab Idol. Did money make him drop the lawsuit now?
The man, the legend, the icon of Star Trek, Sir Patrick Stewart accepted his place in the list Chivas Legends at a Dubai dinner on Sunday.
Jordan charges deputy leader of the Muslim Brotherhood with "souring ties with a foreign country".
December 8, 2014
While there was no fundamental reason for such a steep drop by Dubai's biggest listed property firm, the most likely explanation was a sell-off by investors.
Emirates Executive has said its passengers constitute corporate executives, large family groups and government delegations.
There will be so much sweet cinema being screened at this year's Dubai International Film Festival. The 10 best of 32 films that were made in 48 hours and submitted on time will premiere as a part of the festival.
The UAE is the first Gulf Arab state to start building a nuclear power plant to generate energy.
One of Dubai's top nightclubs opened its doors three years past, and now global founder Ryan Bish gives the dish on how things got started.
Until December 26, Mercato Mall will embrace the festive season with a host of activities and entertainment which the whole family can enjoy.
Sarah Jessica Parker shimmered in an embroidered golden gown as she launched her shoe line in Dubai.
DIFF’s red carpet galas will showcase 2014 films from all over the world.
Ghost towns around the Middle East show a history, and present, marked by massive change.
Earlier this year, reports indicated that Lockheed Martin also held talks with the UAE government for a military deal worth $270 million.
So why are many more expats who have British pensions still in the UK looking to take their retirement funds offshore?
December 7, 2014
A cameraman is not to happy with Ahlam and her hubby. He's accusing the latter of beating him up and breaking his camera!
He's a talented regional fave, and now Omar Khairat is returning to Dubai this month.
The UAE is amongst the highest consumers of iron and steel products (1,309 kg per person), well above the global average of 240 kg per person,