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Youssef El Sherif in 'Le3bet Iblis' (The Devil's Game)
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The Egyptian actor is back on our Ramadan screens once more, giving a masterclass in character acting.
Akon will be releasing a record for Tamer's next film! (Facebook)
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The man who discovered Lady Gaga is back with a new Tamer Hosny collaboration, but is still waiting for that free Emirati apartment!

July 6, 2015

Dana Gas shares jumped Sunday following a court ruling in an arbitration case in London. (AFP/File)
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Dana Gas shares jumped Sunday following a court ruling in an arbitration case in London.

July 5, 2015

A visitor walking past an installation of a connected home system at the Panasonic booth at IFA. (AFP/File)
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Telecom operator du said the services will be offered by October.
Super rich Ahlam has no problem paying for 400 kg of luggage. (File photo)
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Diva Ahlam and her family carried a total of 23 bags on a trip to Dubai.
Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas on Saturday appointed the new secretary-general, Saeb Erekat, who will replace Yasser Abed Rabbo. Sources claimed the latter had been conspiring with other Palestinian political figures to "undermine" Abbas. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
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The new secretary-general, Saeb Erekat, will replace Yasser Abed Rabbo, after sources claimed the latter was conspiring with other Palestinian political figures to "undermine" Abbas.

July 4, 2015

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Former Liverpool and Dutch international winger Ryan Babel said he was upbeat about his move to Al Ain, following his media introduction at the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium late on Thursday.

July 3, 2015

Zachary Quinto and Chris Pine reprise their roles of Captain Kirk and Spock in 'Star Trek Beyond'. (IMDB)
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The producers of the latest Star Trek installment have confirmed that filming will take place in Canada and the UAE. LLAP!

July 2, 2015

Majid Bougherra
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Fujairah’s Algerian defender Majid Bougherra said the dream of ending his career at Glasgow Rangers is still alive despite reports on the contrary.
Nancy will be performing at the Modhesh World Stage on 24 August. (Instagram)
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Dubai Summer Surprises kicks off on July 23 for 45 days of kid-friendly activities and celeb appearances.
The comedy's writer, director and executive producer is a grad of NY Film Academy Abu Dhabi. (Naim Zaboura)
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'DCity!' pilot about three expat women experiencing life, love and adventures in the city.
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

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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)
05:00 GMT 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.