November 12, 2014

Jako is now a resident DJ at Dubai's GQ Bar Dubai. (Image: Facebook)
08:39 GMT

After beating hundreds of other entrants to win the Fame Music International DJ Contest, Jako Diaz has claimed his prize of a residency at GQ Bar Dubai. Here he talks dreams and nightmares.

The initial start-up project is scheduled to be achieved by Q4 2018. (Image: Komec)
08:39 GMT

Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company signed three big-scale contracts worth an estimated $3 billion for the widely anticipated Nasr Full Field Development Project.

Yahoo downplayed cutting down its operations in the MENA region. (Image: Fast Company)
07:57 GMT

International internet portal Yahoo denied rumors of closing down its Dubai headquarters following the closure of offices in Amman and Cairo.

Manuel Pellegrini
07:51 GMT

Manchester City football team boss Manuel Pellegrini is reportedly on trial for the rest of the Premier League season.

Descon Engineering is a major Abu Dhabi firm. (File)
07:30 GMT

Leading Abu-Dhabi-based firm, Descon Engineering, will expand in the GCC and Iraq with $250 million worth of projects.

CEO of New Medical Center Group of Companies, B.R. Shetty, will invest millions in Saudi's new Jazan industrial city. (Shutterstock)
06:53 GMT

A top Indian billionaire will invest up to $266.5 million in Saudi Arabia's healthcare and pharmaceutical manufacturing sector.

November 11, 2014

“The Shah Gas Project is on track to commence production in 2014."
13:29 GMT

Adnoc, has so far invested $70 billion to develop new oil and gas fields and to boost the current output capacity of the UAE to 3.5 million barrels per day by 2017.

Nesreen Tafesh is taking Dima Baia'a to court.
10:52 GMT

Accusing her of blasphemy and public insult, Nesreen Tafesh is standing her ground in court with Dima Baia'a

Gerri has come over all classy and revealed her impending nuptials in a newspaper advertisement. (Image: Twitter)
10:52 GMT

Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell has officially gotten engaged to her Formula One boss beau Christian Horner.

Conor Maynard is returning to the UAE to perform at Abu Dhabi's F1
09:06 GMT

What better way to celebrate your 22nd birthday then to hold an Abu Dhabi concert at Project Etoiles Yas Island?

It will hire more than 500 captains and first officers over the next three years as part of its large-scale global campaign.
01:21 GMT

“Etihad Airways will hire hundreds of pilots over the next three years to keep pace with the rapid expansion of our aircraft fleet."

November 10, 2014

DJ Mark Knight at the decks. (Image courtesy of Facebook)
11:36 GMT

Having worked with Black Eyed Peas on their award-winning album "The-End", DJ Mark Knight will bring his magic to the Middle East later this month.

"Long Night" and "Bus 321" will be featured in "Gulf Voices".
11:24 GMT

The 11th edition of DIFF is coming next month and will feature the best the region has to offer in the "Gulf Voices" program.

November 9, 2014

 S&P said that Oman and Bahrain were the most vulnerable to any drop in oil prices while Qatar and the UAE were the least vulnerable.
23:53 GMT

Dubai will remain insulated from the effects of an oil price slide as it is well diversified, while economic growth across the rest of the GCC could be affected.

Republica has returned to the music scene. (Image courtesy of
09:37 GMT

With their 90s hit "Ready to Go" appearing in several US TV shows, the Britpop group Republica reunited a few years back and are bringing their music to the Middle East.