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Tommy Fleetwood of England poses with the winner's trophy during the final day of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in the capital of the United Arab Emirates on January 22, 2017.
KARIM SAHIB / AFP
January 22, 2017 - 17:42 GMT
Fleetwood saw off Dustin Johnson to clinch the HSBC Championship
Jessie performing in Dubai. (Instagram)
January 22, 2017 - 12:39 GMT
The British singer performed at the Dubai Mall over the weekend.
Mubadala has interests in aerospace, oil and gas, semiconductors, information and communications technologies, utilities, capital investments, real estate and infrastructure.  (Mubadala)
January 22, 2017 - 12:28 GMT
The new Mubadala Investment Company, formed by the merger of the International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC) and Mubadala Development Company, has combined assets of $125B.
Ahlam has a vast and rich musical background and has been honored and awarded for her achievements by festivals throughout the world. (File photo)
January 19, 2017 - 17:18 GMT
Her concert will take place in February.
The State of the Future report was prepared in collaboration with 21 experts from organizations such as NASA, NYU Langone Medical Center, MIT, ConsenSys, and the SENS Research Foundation.  (Shutterstock)
January 19, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
UAE minister Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Gergawi released 'The State of the Future' report at Davos, containing forecasts in seven strategic sectors prepared in collaboration with international experts.
Anthony Joshua celebrates his gold at the London Olympics (Wikimedia Commons)
January 19, 2017 - 08:28 GMT
Anthony Joshua tweeted a picture of himself praying and was subjected to a torrent of religiously motivated hatred.
The Cats cast on stage in Dubai. (Screenshot)
January 19, 2017 - 08:10 GMT
Meow!
Cycling is one of the fastest growing activities in Dubai, with an ever-increasing number of events, initiatives and groups promoting the sport. (Shutterstock/Philip Lange)
January 19, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The Nakheel Communities Cycling Masterplan by the Dubai developer will see an investment of $40.8 million to support the surge in cycling's popularity across the emirate.
Souq is now seeking other potential investors and is reportedly negotiating with mall operator Majid Al Futtaim.  (Unboxaholics.com)
January 19, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Global e-commerce retailer Amazon and India’s Flipkart are no longer in the running to acquire Souq.com, which is currently the Middle East’s biggest e-commerce player.
Property analysts say that beach closures aren't new to Dubai, as new projects are being proposed, constantly changing the emirate's skylines.  (Shutterstock)
January 18, 2017 - 10:25 GMT
In an increasingly common occurrence, Dubai residents have found their direct access to the beach blocked, this time by Nakheel's new waterfront development.
Welcome the Year of the Rooster this Chinese New Year with a colorful program of Far Eastern performances and activities on Al Maryah Island this January. (File photo)
January 18, 2017 - 09:25 GMT
Welcome the Year of the Rooster this Chinese New Year with a colorful program of Far Eastern performances and activities on Al Maryah Island this January.
Qbara Restaurant Lounge & Bar in Dubai. (www.abitare.it)
January 18, 2017 - 09:10 GMT
Food, glorious food at TOKO restaurant, anyone?
Lufthansa and Etihad last month signed a flight code-sharing deal after Lufthansa agreed to lease 38 crewed planes from airberlin, which is part-owned by Etihad. (Wikimedia Commons)
January 18, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Italian newspaper Il Messaggero had reported that executives were mulling the possibility of Etihad buying a 30 to 40 percent stake in Lufthansa.
The objective of the Hywind pilot farm is to demonstrate cost efficient and low risk solutions for future commercial-scale floating wind farms. (Shutterstock)
January 18, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
When complete, Hywind Scotland will be the first floating wind farm in the UK and its novel technology offers vast, global potential.
Rory McIlroy
January 17, 2017 - 17:16 GMT
Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from golf's Abu Dhabi Championship this week because of a rib fracture.
The couple were in Dubai this week. (Instagram)
January 17, 2017 - 11:56 GMT
The couple were in Dubai this week.