AWST is being held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs
February 08, 2016 - 18:53 GMT
The Egyptian Sporting Club has defeated Jordan's Orthodox Club 48-47 after a very tough basketball match as part of the third Arab Women Sports Tournament...
UAE pilot Major Mariam Al Mansouri led a strike against Daesh in Syria in October 2014.
February 08, 2016 - 15:38 GMT
The army chief officials discussed several issues including the fight against extremism in the region
Understanding retail footfall allows retailers to direct sales strategies and plan staffing. (File photo)
February 08, 2016 - 12:22 GMT
With 90 percent market share, Dubai's Savant Data Systems is helping retailers understand footfall patterns to make the right business decisions.
Barack Obama has sent a video of congratulations to the UAE as it hosts the three-day event, during which Sheikh Mohammed is expected to announce major structural changes in the government. (Image courtesy of Trade Arabia)
February 08, 2016 - 11:04 GMT
The World Government Summit will discuss the future of eight vital sectors for development, such as education, healthcare, labor, innovation and government action.
The 'Great Vegas Circus' is coming to Abu Dhabi from March 8-11. (
February 08, 2016 - 09:56 GMT
The 'Great Vegas Circus' is coming to Abu Dhabi from March 8-11.
Lean fire lighting, procuring food, wilderness first aid, skinning and gutting, navigation and crossing difficult ground. (Bear Grylls Survival Academy)
February 08, 2016 - 09:51 GMT
The UAE's Musandam peninsula is the location of the latest survival courses from the famous outdoor adventurer's outfit.
Remote Abu Dhabi is a performance that turns the audience into performers on the streets of Abu Dhabi. (
February 08, 2016 - 08:51 GMT
Remote Abu Dhabi is a performance that turns the audience into performers on the streets of Abu Dhabi.
Records said the accused forced the woman to have sex with him. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
A legal consultant admits he raped woman in Dubai.
Marcel Kittel (source: Gulf News)
February 07, 2016 - 16:43 GMT
Germany's Marcel Kittel won the Tour of Dubai on Saturday after he outsprinted his rivals, claiming victory in the final fourth stage of the race.
The Loon Copter can operate in the air and underwater. (
February 07, 2016 - 16:25 GMT
The second annual 'UAE Drones for Good' awards celebrates the application of civilian drones for improving lives.
UAE ground troops are ready to fight Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 15:13 GMT
The United Arab Emirates is ready to send ground troops to Syria in a US-led coalition, official says.
If you are working from home, consider how you will handle potential increases in costs. (Shutterstock)
February 07, 2016 - 13:26 GMT
While telecommuting offers greater flexibility, make sure you are aware of all expenses or you could be losing money in the long run.
A hybrid taxi in Dubai. (Pinterest)
February 07, 2016 - 09:11 GMT
The hybrid taxi fleet was beefed up last year after 147 hybrid taxis were added to the existing cars.
Source: @AWSTShj
February 05, 2016 - 23:28 GMT
The first ever "Female Sports Media Forum" took place at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre in Sharjah last Wednesday, held on the sidelines of the third Arab Women Sports Tournament 2016 (AWST), and focused on the challenges faced by women in media.
Source: @AWSTShj
February 05, 2016 - 23:22 GMT
The Women Arab Sports Tournament (AWST), being hosted by Sharjah from February 2 -12th, saw more victory for the UAE in volleyball on its third day with Al Wasl wining against Lebanon's Al Qalmoun 3-0, while Jordan's Olympic won against Palestine's Ebdaa 3-0.
February 04, 2016 - 15:40 GMT
The volleyball team of Sharjah Ladies Club, SLC, came first in the volleyball competition in the 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament, AWST, hosted by Sharjah from February 2nd...