Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton drives during the first practice session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 27, 2015 ahead of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix. AFP PHOTO / KARIM SAHIB
November 27, 2015 - 17:24 GMT
World champion Lewis Hamilton on Friday topped the first free practice seassion for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.
According to real estate investment and advisory firm JLL, apartment prices fell by 11 per cent over the past year. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 26, 2015 - 16:19 GMT
With the tapering of the house price surge, a bottoming out in Dubai property market is likely to happen as prices are set to decline between three per cent and five per cent by the end of 2016.
Dortmund will be in Dubai January 7-16
November 26, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Borussia Dortmund are to head to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates for a winter training camp early next year, the Bundesliga club said Thursday.
Founded in 1999, Travelstart now has 200 employees across 6 global offices including Dubai, Cairo, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Lagos and Istanbul. (Arabnet)
November 26, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Following launches in UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Egypt and Morocco, customers in KSA can now enjoy an end-to-end service in Arabic on the travel booking portal.
The agreement aims to enhance cooperation in Islamic affairs, in order to increase religious and Islamic cultural awareness. (Islampos)
November 26, 2015 - 10:40 GMT
Egypt's leading Sunni Islamic institute has signed an agreement to open the Al Azhar College for Islamic Science and Dawaa in the UAE.
November 26, 2015 - 10:08 GMT
The Dubai International Film Festival, set to run from December 9-16, will feature dozens of international premieres, MENA premieres, and Middle Eastern premieres across a wide array of genres.
'SPOTLIGHT' is one of the films screening at DIFF this year. (Facebook)
November 26, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
There will be 55 world premieres and 46 MENA premieres at this year's Dubai International Film Festival. Check out the comprehensive list here.
UberCHOPPER will fly passengers between the Atlantis hotel in Dubai and Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. (Twitter)
November 25, 2015 - 21:36 GMT
Not sure how to get to Yas Island this weekend? UberCHOPPER's got you covered.
Dubai plans to host over 25 million visitors during World Expo 2020. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 25, 2015 - 19:27 GMT
Dubai was officially declared as the venue for the World Expo 2020 at the 158th General Assembly of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) in Paris on Wednesday.
The pen can transform any wall into an interactive board. The young inventors hope teachers will use the pen in their classrooms. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 25, 2015 - 19:09 GMT
Three Emirati female students have invented a smart pen that can convert any wall into an interactive board.
November 25, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
Mubadala Community Cup gets underway this weekend at Meydan Tennis Academy in Dubai
Many UAE retailers are holding sales between November 25-28 with discounts as high as 75 percent. (Shutterstock)
November 25, 2015 - 13:26 GMT
MENA follows in the footsteps of the US and China by launching pre-holiday online sales.
Jake Gyllenhall will receive a distinguished award at the12th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF). (She Knows)
November 25, 2015 - 09:56 GMT
Jake Gyllenhall will receive a distinguished award at the12th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF).
The legendary Tom Jones returns to Abu Dhabi in 2016. (Facebook)
November 25, 2015 - 08:02 GMT
The legendary Tom Jones returns to Abu Dhabi in 2016.
Fatima Al Taei is one of the cast members of
November 25, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Image Nation has a new legal drama coming soon to viewers, and actress Fatima Al Taei has been announced as one of the cast.
Fakih IVF is looking to expand within the UAE and the GCC region. (Courtesy of
November 24, 2015 - 22:18 GMT
Abu Dhabi-based NMC Health announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 51 per cent shareholding in Fakih IVF Group for Dh696 million.