Saudi Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal Al Saud is the wealthiest Arab in the world with $22.6 billion. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 04, 2015 - 17:15 GMT
There are nearly 6,000 ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals in the Middle East with a combined net worth of $995 billion, according to a Wealth-X study. Forty-five percent of these individuals live in Saudi Arabia and the UAE
Chris Pine plays Captain James T. Kirk in the Star Trek reboot. (Twitter)
October 04, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
As the Star Trek Beyond shoot gets underway in Dubai, the American star has high praise for the city.
Emirati citizens cast their votes at a polling station at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in the capital Abu Dhabi on October 3, 2015 as voters take part in general elections to elect half of the members of the Federal National Council. (AFP/STR)
October 04, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
This year, 224,000 people had the right to vote out of a citizen population of just under one million.
OSN brings on star power to the screen and to Dubai's red carpet on October 12. (Pinterest/Leaksource/Zimbio)
October 04, 2015 - 12:57 GMT
The Egyptian funny man will be the host of a special OSN event with the Desperado actor, Hayat Al Fahad, Ahmad Helmy and Arya Stark herself!
Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Dubai, 2008. (Wikimedia Commons)
October 04, 2015 - 11:44 GMT
Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives is an umbrella organization that will focus on spreading knowledge; combating poverty, empowering communities and innovation for the future.
The app is part of a streamlined process introduced by the Ministry of Interior. (YouTube screenshot)
October 04, 2015 - 10:42 GMT
Short-term visas to the UAE can now be obtained 24/7 via the Ministry of Interior's website or smartphone app.
Cut-price deals have brought shoppers out in hordes at Gitex 2015. (Holiday travel)
October 04, 2015 - 07:56 GMT
These are the top ten trends at Gitex Shopper 2015 in Dubai, an eight-day shopping fest of the best technology on the market.
Residents of the emirate of Umm al-Qaiwain cast their vote in the 2015 Federal National Committee election. (AFP/File)
October 03, 2015 - 16:47 GMT
Over 224,000 UAE citizens voted on Saturday for 20 members of the Federal National Committee.
The event will present players the opportunity to meet and play with and against the 2013 Wimbledon Champion Marion Bartoli
October 01, 2015 - 21:37 GMT
Dubai will host the world’s first 24-hour tennis marathon in November with different teams representing companies from the UAE, comprising local and international players, will compete in the day-night-day event.
The building under construction caught fire on Thursday. (Twitter)
October 01, 2015 - 12:44 GMT
There were no immediate reports of fatalities.
The UAE has spearheaded the Pioneer CO2 Capture forum and the Ministerial Forum of Clean Energy. (Shutterstock)
October 01, 2015 - 11:13 GMT
US Deputy Secretary of Energy is met with her Emirati counterpart to reinforce commitment to tackle energy security and climate change challenges.