Star Trek Beyond was directed by Justin Lin of Fast and Furious fame. (
June 30, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Check out Dubai's futuristic makeover in the trailer for the third instalment of the Star Trek reboot.
The merger is part of Abu Dhabi economic reforms which commenced in 2001. (Erem News)
June 30, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The combined entity will realise synergies and growth in multiple sectors including the energy and utilities sector, technology, aerospace, industry, health care, real estate and financial investments.
UAE Minister of Economy and General Civil Aviation Authority Chairman Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri said on May 30 the UAE had reached a “gentleman’s agreement” to discuss the allegations with the US. (File photo)
June 30, 2016 - 07:15 GMT
The US State Department has invited the UAE and Qatar to an informal meeting next month to discuss the allegations against Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways.
The Federal Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi convicted an Emirati woman of spying for Hezbollah. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A court found her guilty of exploiting sensitive information she obtained through her husband's job.
Dubai Parks and Resorts recently raised AED 1.68 billion in an oversubscribed rights issue to raise funds for a SIx Flags theme park in Dubai. (Wikimedia Commons)
June 29, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
New Saudi theme park gets the go-ahead after Dubai ruler clarifies that 'exclusive GCC deal' with the US company includes both Dubai and Saudi Arabia.
Listeners complained last week that the stations were off-air, with some claiming an Abu Dhabi classical music station was playing instead. (
June 29, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
After a week of irregular programming, owner Abu Dhabi Media Group has reclaimed the licence for the two radio stations from the current managers Gulf News Broadcasting.
The satellite programme is part of the UAE's far-reaching ambitions in space and outer atmosphere. (Khaleej Times)
June 28, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
'Nayif 1' has successfully passed all its tests and stages and will be launched into space on the Falcon 9 Rocket by SpaceX.
Lack of financial education cited as exacerbating economic inequality. (File photo)
June 28, 2016 - 08:11 GMT
With so many UAE residents caught in debt cycles, the significance of financial education is perhaps even bigger this year as oil prices and the resulting slowdown in economic growth force companies to axe jobs.
Dubai is aiming to generate 7 percent of its total power from clean energy sources in the next four years, 25 percent by 2030 and 75 per cent by 2050. (File photo)
June 28, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
A consortium led by Abu Dhabi's renewable energy company is in talks with Gulf banks to fund the third phase construction of the largest single-site solar park in the world.
Serena Williams
June 27, 2016 - 19:41 GMT
International stars from the world of tennis, celebrity and fashion came together to celebrate the 11th annual WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party presented by Dubai Duty Free at The Roof Gardens, Kensington.
The construction industry provides employment opportunities to job seekers with few academic qualifications. (File photo)
June 27, 2016 - 12:31 GMT
Given the vast number of projects underway and the increasing strain to meet industry demands, there’s no shortage of challenges in the construction sector, especially when it comes to retaining a quality workforce.
The LuLu Group currently operates 126 stores across the GCC, Egypt, India, Indonesia and has a workforce of more than 38,000. (File photo)
June 27, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Following the opening of its first Kuala Lumpur hypermarket, the Abu Dhabi-based retail giant continues its expansion across Asia with plans for a new $500 million center.
Emaar Properties chairman Mohamed Alabaar at the opening of Dynergy Technologies' state-of-the-art switchboard manufacturing plant in TechnoPark, Dubai in 2010. (World Property Journal)
June 27, 2016 - 05:23 GMT
Unveiled by Sheikh Mohammed, the strategy includes 75 initiatives that aim to transform the UAE into a global platform for manufacturing businesses, while promoting energy efficient processes.
Following announcement of the Brexit vote, the sterling-dirham exchange rate hit an all-time low of AED4.8. (File photo)
June 26, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
UAE currency houses are expecting an increase in remittances to the UK with the fall in the pound against the dollar and the start of the summer holidays.
It was honours even for runners from Morocco andEthiopia at the 10km road race held as part of the FourthNad Al Sheba (NAS) Ramadan Sports Tournament (Photo: DSC)
June 26, 2016 - 09:33 GMT
Winners record fast times in NAS Ramadan Sports Tournament
The main reason almost all cities in the Middle East increased in rank is that their currencies are pegged to the US Dollar.  (File photo)
June 23, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Amman and all of the major Gulf cities have jumped up in the rankings of the most expensive cities in the Middle East and globally.