December 08, 2016 - 21:57 GMT
The 2016 Dubai International Rally, running for the first time under its new format as a Cross Country Baja Rally, will feature a bumper entry list of over 70 cars, buggies, motorcycles and Quads.
Khalifa International Stadium (Photo:
December 08, 2016 - 21:52 GMT
An innovative new roof is in the process of being installed at Khalifa International Stadium, which will provide more shade to the stands and pitch, while also letting enough sunlight through to the turf for natural growth of the grass.
The recruitment of aviation personnel in MENA will be one of the largest in the world. (File photo)
December 08, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Boeing's latest report estimates that the region’s commercial aviation industry alone will need about 92,000 cabin crew, 58,000 pilots and 66,000 technicians to meet growing demand.
Elton will be performing in Dubai at a later date. (Facebook)
December 08, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
He has the flu.
Dubai Ladies Masters suspended after caddie dies on the course
December 07, 2016 - 15:42 GMT
The 56-year-old Dubai-based Austrian Maximilian Zechmann was caddying for France’s Anne-Lise Caudal when he collapsed on the 13th fairway.
The Black Lives Matter movement was sparked by police killings in US (Wikimedia Commons)
December 07, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
Many have expressed sadness and anger on social media.
What's the reason behind the cancellation? (Facebook)
December 07, 2016 - 08:07 GMT
Pop superstar's 'Purpose Tour' had a Dubai show listed for May 6, 2017 ... but not anymore.
Mines in Afghanistan are a major source of lapis lazuli and other gemstones. (Pinterest)
December 07, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Exhibition Afghanistan, a five-day event aimed at promoting Afghan products and connecting buyers to sellers, kicked off yesterday in Dubai.
The UAE, specifically Dubai is aiming to become a global hub for the Islamic economy by 2020. (File photo)
December 07, 2016 - 06:16 GMT
Fitch Ratings reports that while Islamic financing growth has slowed, growth was still ahead of conventional banks and is likely to stay in single digits in 2016.
Omega Dubai Ladies Masters logo
December 06, 2016 - 16:34 GMT
The Ladies European Tour returns to the Majlis Course at Emirates Golf Club for the 11th Omega Dubai Ladies Masters featuring the strongest ever field of competitors, including nine of this year’s tournament champions and 19 stars of the Olympic Games from Rio.
The park will include 104,000 square feet of food and beverage space and 102,000 square feet of retail space and will be open 365 days a year.  (Nick Jr)
December 06, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
IMG Worlds of Legends will feature nine zones spread across more than 2 million square feet with global brand licensing from Ubisoft, Mattel, Nickelodeon, Saban Brands, Pokémon, Cartoon Network and more.
One of the famous dinosaurs in Jurassic Park. (
December 06, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The study reveals that the workers in Luxembourg have the highest purchasing power, almost three times greater than those in Dubai. (Shutterstock)
December 06, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
UBS has released its 'Prices and Earnings' study showing how much purchasing power workers have in cities around the world.
Mariah will perform on the second day of the festival. (Facebook)
December 06, 2016 - 08:17 GMT
She will perform on the second day of the festival.
The city will turn into a movie and celebrity fest. (Facebook)
December 06, 2016 - 07:59 GMT
The city will turn into a movie and celebrity fest.
The planned transaction includes an agreement for Etihad to acquire the 49.8 per cent share indirectly held by airberlin in its subsidiary airline NIKI Luftfahrt. (File photo)
December 06, 2016 - 05:20 GMT
The new airline group will be headquartered in Vienna and focused on point-to-point flying to connect European tourist markets.