UAE

October 14, 2014

Etihad profits rose by 29 per cent in Q3 (File/AFP)
12:36 GMT

The UAE's national airline, Etihad, reported profits of $1.8 billion in the third quarter of 2014, an increase of 29 per cent year-on-year.

October 13, 2014

Eligible patients can call Abu Dhabi Telemedicine Centre’s UAE toll free number 800-4959 any time of the day or night for a teleconsultation.
22:24 GMT

Abu Dhabi Telemedicine Centre joins Mubadala’s network of specialist healthcare facilities and is the first in the UAE to offer a 24/7 medical teleconsultation service, run by medical professionals.

From left: Alexander V. Kammel, Reim El Houni, Sofia De Fay. (Image: Broadcastprome)
14:52 GMT

Dubai’s Ti22 Films wins Silver Dolphin at the fifth annual Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards.

DIFF is coming!
10:03 GMT

The Dubai International Film Festival lineup is still TBA, but fans assured the slate will be sweet can purchase their tickets now to the red carpet event.

Khloe Kardashian and other celebs kickin' it at Clé Dubai. (Image: Twitter)
08:05 GMT

It was a star-studded opening night at Clé Dubai over the weekend with the HIlton sisters, KK, and even Akon in town.

October 12, 2014

The pull back then snowballed due to panic selling and, possibly, margin calls, according to market players.
00:55 GMT

Stock markets in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates fell sharply on Sunday as declines on global bourses sparked a broad sell-off in the Gulf region.

Paris Hilton hit up the grand opening of the exclusive club Clé in Dubai over the weekend with her sister Nicky. (Image: Twitter)
11:38 GMT

Paris Hilton hit up the grand opening of the exclusive club Clé in Dubai.

Rudimental rocked Dubai's Sandance festival over the weekend. (Image: Facebook)
11:26 GMT

It was sweet weekend for music lovers in the UAE. The Sandance festival went down again without a hitch as Rudimental, Clean Bandit, Empire of the Sun and De La Soul took the stage.

The government was “taking a diverse” approach to funding the infrastructure demands of Expo 2020 but declined to state specific details.
04:55 GMT

As part of its bid the emirate has earmarked billions of dollars of infrastructure investment including an extension of the metro rail link, new hotels and roads.

October 10, 2014

Only two months out from the 11th Dubai International Film Festival.
09:00 GMT

Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is asking around the community for cultural connoisseurs, philanthropists and visionary business leaders within the UAE to join the "Friends of the Festival".

Paris HIlton in her headache-inducing travel garb. (Image: Instagram)
05:00 GMT

The Hilton heiress has made her way to the UAE.

October 9, 2014

Ahlam's son Fahed (right) threatens to defend his mum against her enemies! (Image: Instagram)
09:36 GMT

Ahlam is back to verbally threatening her frenemies in new Instagram posts!

The Emirates said not to this singer entering their borders. (Image: Facebook)
09:00 GMT

The Moroccan singer was banned from entry into the UAE recently, and here's the reason we think might be behind it.

All the deets you needs to know for the breast cancer awareness event this Saturday. (Image: Facebook)
07:54 GMT

It's breast cancer awareness month, and the the Three Sopranos are doing their part.