UAE

September 9, 2014

Swedish House Mafia (Courtesy of Facebook).
11:19 GMT

Two-thirds of the Swedish House Mafia are set to round off next month’s Sandance line-up.

Al Tayer praised the strategic partners whose efforts were integral part of the success of the RTA in the successful operation of the Dubai Metro.
04:55 GMT

The Dubai Metro will celebrate on Tuesday its fifth anniversary amid very healthy indicators of success in the operational efficiency

Centrally located between the three theme parks, Riverpark will serve as an entrance plaza district featuring an array of retail, dining and entertainment options.
04:55 GMT

The first phase of Dubai Parks & Resorts will comprise three theme parks: Motiongate Dubai, Bollywood Parks Dubai, and LEGOLAND Dubai. The

September 8, 2014

The emirate is now reviving development plans as its real estate market recovers and its safe haven status in the turbulent Middle East attracts heavy inflows of money.
20:06 GMT

The expansion could allow Dubai’s fast-growing flagship carrier Emirates to shift its operations to the new facility by the mid-2020s, airport officials said.

September 7, 2014

Awesome Aussie electropop stars Empire of the Sun (L) will star in Dubai's Sandance music festival (Al Bawaba edit).
11:29 GMT

It's on again! Dubai's famed music festival Sandance starts on 10 October 2014.

Lady Gaga poised to storm the UAE September 10, 2014
10:17 GMT

With Dubai's concert date upon us, we bring you 10 things you must know about the new 'Queen of Pop' - Emirate monsters take note!

Lauren Goodger says she said no to sharing sheets with a man in Dubai. (Image: Twitter)
07:42 GMT

Running away to the UAE after an embarrassing scandal, Celebrity Big Brother house star Lauren Goodger shares what a man in Dubai offered her in exchange for sharing sheets.

The first phase of the project will include the Faculty of Medicine and the Dental College, which exists already.
04:55 GMT

The Dubai Healthcare City authority said the university will offer citizens and residents with a host of graduate and postgraduate programmes

September 6, 2014

Lydia Solomon and Gidon Kremer are two international artists coming to play the classics.
07:00 GMT

A dozen concerts with musicians from nearly twice as many countries are coming to Abu Dhabi between October and May thanks to Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi).

September 4, 2014

The UAE ranked first in the world for quality of roads, according to a report prepared by World Economic Forum (Film/AFP)
12:30 GMT

The UAE has the best roads in the world in terms of quality, according to the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) for 2014-2015.

Over two million transactions were recorded in H1, a 12.8 per cent rise from 2013 (File)
11:03 GMT

Abu Dhabi Duty Free sales increased by 11.5 in H1 and it might have something to do the high passenger traffic in the first half of the year.

Hong Kong is a financial hub for foreign investment (File/AFP)
10:13 GMT

The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority joined forces with Invest Hong Kong to increase ties and boost development between both organizations.

The results were carried out by a HSBC UAE Purchasing Managers’ Index survey (File/AFP)
09:55 GMT

Non-oil business activity in the UAE expanded in August at the fastest pace on record as the country obtained high points in output and new business.

The Camel Soap Factory makes products from 25 per cent camel milk and olive oil (Image: Flipkart)
09:28 GMT

Dubai-based SME, The Camel Soap Factory, is looking to touch in German and Indian markets next year as it continues to expand.

The 11th Dubai International Film Festival asking filmmakers to bring it! (Image: event logo)
05:00 GMT

Last year we saw the celebrity likes of Cate Blanchett at the A-list event, and this year should be just as spectacular as filmmakers across the Arab world are in a rush to enter their prized work.