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
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.  (
January 19, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Global e-commerce retailer Amazon and India’s Flipkart are no longer in the running to acquire, 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. (
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.
Kimmy visited the Rashid Centre for Disabled Children. (Screenshot)
January 17, 2017 - 11:01 GMT
Kimmy visited the Rashid Centre for Disabled Children.
Masdar is leading efforts to link desalination to renewable energy, investigating the latest advances in technologies. (Trade Arabia)
January 17, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The MENA region accounts for 44 percent of the 87 million cu m of desalinated water used daily but has historically used thermal processes using waste heat from electricity generation.
Demand for credit cards offering cashback on utility, telecom and school fee payments almost doubled during 2016, compared to 2015. (Shutterstock)
January 17, 2017 - 08:20 GMT
Credit card applications in the UAE have risen more than 50 percent between 2015 and 2016, regardless of income.
As part of the week, the 10th World Future Energy Summit (WFES) opens tomorrow at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. (
January 16, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, hosted by Masdar, is a global platform addressing the interconnected challenges and opportunities of sustainable development, renewable energy and water security.
The annual report by Dubai's Land Department revealed that the sum of real estate investment transactions for the year exceeded $24.7B from 55,928 investors.  (Shutterstock)
January 16, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
A total of 6,416 Arab investors from outside the GCC contributed over $3.2B to Dubai's real estate market last year, with Egyptians topping the list for numbers and Jordanians for value.