UAE

May 15, 2014

Al Ain 0-3 Manchester City: Comfortable win for Premier League champions in friendly
22:32 GMT

Manuel Pellegrini's men were rarely troubled by their opponents in the exhibition match to open the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium, the visitors running out straightforward winners

Omar Abdul Rahman excited about taking on Manchester City
15:26 GMT

Al Ain star Omar Abdul Rahman is relishing the chance to face Manchester City in Thursday’s exhibition match in the Garden City.

“They have to be ready to sell and they’ve said they’re not ready,” Chapman said at Airport Show 2014 in Dubai.
15:20 GMT

Acquiring LSG would boost Dnata’s global footprint by adding 210 catering facilities in 54 countries.

MasterCard, a technology leader in the global payments industry, plans to set up in Dubai its first processing centre outside the US in the last quarter of 2014.
03:55 GMT

The processing centre, also the very first of its kind in the region, will be a one-stop-shop for debit and prepaid processing, fraud risk services, ATM processing, customer care and reporting/analytics.

May 14, 2014

Nissan’s marketshare in the UAE is estimated at just over 16 per cent compared with 15.1 per cent a year earlier.
23:45 GMT

Sold 60,000 units in the UAE and also getting it right in Saudi Arabia

Ismaik said that the club’s achievements had led Arabtec to sign a regional sponsorship deal, adding that the deal will help achieve the interests of both parties. (Image courtesy of sportsvivo.com)
23:28 GMT

Arabtec will also receive certain rights to use the Manchester City logo, in addition to tickets and programmes for prominent figures to attend the club’s games

Etisalat has completed its purchase of a 53 per cent stake in Maroc Telecom from Paris-listed Vivendi for €4.14 billion euros.
11:53 GMT

The UAE operator has bought into Maroc Telecom through a separate legal entity, Etisalat International North Africa

Myriam Fares showing off her shiny in Dubai (Image: Facebook).
11:07 GMT

She's got the cash, and she knows how to use it!

Shamma Hamdan is ready to sing for Fujairah (Image: Facebook).
09:06 GMT

She made it to the Arabs Got Talent finals, and now she's got a concert coming up in Fujairah.

Workers set up a giant official poster of the 67th Cannes Film Festival, featuring Italian actor Marcello Mastroianni on May 12, 2014 on the facade of the Palais des festivals in Cannes, southeastern France. (Image: AFP/VALERY HACHE)
08:12 GMT

The media and entertainment organisations in Abu Dhabi and Dubai will come together at the UAE Pavilion at Cannes from 14 to 25 May to promote the local film industry.

May 13, 2014

The saved itinerary can then be retrieved later on, changed and updated, or booked immediately.
03:55 GMT

Etihad Holidays, a division of Etihad Airways, has launched a new website providing UAE guests with a one-stop-shop that enables them to search, create, and book tailor-made holidays at any time of the day.

Emirates has been expanding rapidly and has already launched services to three new destinations this year including Kiev, Taipei and Boston.
00:57 GMT

“The increased frequency will give our customers greater flexibility in their travel plans allowing them to connect to other flights on Emirates’ extensive global network.”

May 12, 2014

The mesmerizing creation by Sylvain Tremblay. (Image: Seven Media)
14:27 GMT

International artist Sylvain Tremblay wowed Dubai today after completing his art creation of the largest ever painting of the late Sheikh Zayed.

Celebrate good times, c'mon! Lada Gaga has got a gig in Dubai!
13:39 GMT

We've been crossing our fingers and trying not get our hopes while literally going cray-cray to find out if Gaga is coming our way.

May 11, 2014

Qatar’s bourse has officially reported that the combined first-quarter net profit of all but two companies amounted to QR11.1 billion, up 8.6 per cent year on year.
20:25 GMT

Dubai’s bourse has outpaced other Gulf markets by a wide margin in terms of companies’ first-quarter profit growth,