March 26, 2014
Opera-enthusiasts were treated to a magical evening by American soprano Renee Fleming and a duet with the UAE's first opera singer Sara Al Qaiwani at the Abu Dhabi Festival this week.
Adoption of mobile banking is gaining traction in the UAE and it is expected to grow further with Dubai’s mobile initiative.
Hundreds of thousands of people enjoyed the first few days of Dubai's Dub Fest Street Festival this week.
The bill would hold authorities responsible for regular monitoring of environmental impact of oil and gas exploration and extraction and for suggesting solutions for any threats to the environment
March 25, 2014
Etihad Airways has received government and regulatory approval to move forward with its partnership deal with airline Air Serbia.
While the business tourism sector currently accounts for 20 per cent of tourism in Dubai, experts project it will grow at the same pace as tourism in the emirate.
As the Arab Summit kicks off in Kuwait Tuesday, the ongoing Syrian conflict is expected to take centre stage of the talks whilst an ongoing spat between Gulf states over Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood is likely to stay off the agenda.
If they win all of their games in hand, Manuel Pellegrini's men would overtake Chelsea at the top of the Premier League table and the Argentine calls for his side to focus
March 24, 2014
United Arab Emirates' (UAE) sports and entertainment venue Zayed Sports City Monday announced a 12% growth in revenue and 20% rise in visitors to 1.2 million for the year 2013.
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Dubai expects to attract one million cruise tourists by 2020.
One of the oldest parks in Dubai is undergoing a transformation. Satwa Reservoir Park will become the first solar-powered park in Dubai by the end of this year.
March 23, 2014
Air Berlin, Germany's No.2 airline after Lufthansa, needs to remain German so as not to lose its traffic rights outside the European Union.
The ongoing spat between Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar will not be on the table during the Arab League meeting scheduled to begin on Sunday in Kuwait, according to a diplomatic source.
The Arab Idol judges have landed in Dubai to audition new hopefuls for Season 3 of the talent competition.