UAE

November 21, 2014

The Brotherhood has called on Jordanian authorities to release its official.
09:22 GMT

Jordan Muslim Brotherhood leader Zaki Bani Rushaid was detained late Thursday, Reuters reported.

November 20, 2014

The demand has been unprecedented, locally and internationally.
16:25 GMT

“With all the tickets now sold out, we can officially say that the 2014 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is going to be bigger than ever before!”

Will Pharrell Williams bring his funny hat to Abu Dhabi?
10:35 GMT

Pharrell Williams, DJ Armin Van Buuren, Tamer Hosny and many more superstars are sweeping into Abu Dhabi for the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Grand Prix this weekend.

Peter Andre hearts Dubai. (Image: Facebook)
09:40 GMT

Peter Andre has remained in the limelight for decades, and now he's drawing the attention of UAE fans ahead of his Abu Dhabi gig tomorrow night.

Dubai, which also topped the global ranking for air connectivity, was acknowledged for its growing infrastructure and diversity.
04:55 GMT

Dubai has been ranked as the most attractive city in the world to work in, beating others such as New York and London, according to an INSEAD alumni survey.

November 19, 2014

You need to know exactly where (and when) to go in the UAE since just a fraction of its coastline offers decent waves. Gulf surf is mainly wind-driven. Fierce gales fuel epic waves near Qatar and Iraq, which barrel down the Gulf to the UAE. Warm water temps and easy access offset unpredictable surf conditions, so it’s still worth a visit.
09:12 GMT

Bedouin Beach Boys: Surf’s Up in the Middle East. Everybody's going surfing -- from Gaza to the Gulf.

November 18, 2014

Abbott versus Putin: who would win in a shirtless face off? Both men boast sizeable pecs and larger than life egos, but would Putin really stand a chance against Abbott’s Iron Man trained bod? And it takes a real man to pull off a hot pink swim cap.
16:21 GMT

Putin and Abbott turned the G-20 Summit into a 6-Pack Parade so Albawaba dives into the Middle East to dig out some shirt-less men. Not for the faint-hearted! A parade of 6 packs from Russia to the Arab world.

The duo have toured Europe in support of rock legends Guns N’ Roses and superstar songstress Lana Del Rey in the past. (Image: Facebook)
11:12 GMT

Regional blues and indie rock talents Wanton Bishops will be opening for international icons The Who for an unmatched finale to the Formula One races in Abu Dhabi.

Kim K is kicking up her heels and headed to Abu Dhabi. (Image: Facebook/Kim Kardashian)
10:15 GMT

Meet Kim Kardashian live and in lots of flesh at the Formula 1 after-party of the year.

Ali Mostafa's "From A to B" is one of this year's highlighted features. (Image: Broadcast ProME/From A to B)
05:19 GMT

Check out the first line-up of this year's selection for Dubai International Film Festival Arabian Nights.

November 17, 2014

The Queen of Disco is coming to Dubai. (Image: Facebook)
09:53 GMT

What better way to ring in the New Year than to rock out to Gloria Gaynor's classics, as well as other Disco themed artists.

Jordan’s only golf course is a 9-hole gem just a short drive south of Amman (play off 18 tees to gain a different perspective on the second time around!). The Bisharat Golf Course offers challenging hillside terrain with putting “browns” sited within forested wadis. Enjoy a cold beer and spectacular views from its cozy clubhouse patios.
09:34 GMT

Golf in the Middle East: eat, pray, golf! 17 Middle East golf courses to grip it and rip it!

Ed Sheeran is bent for the region. (Image: Facebook/Dan Massie Photography)
09:28 GMT

Fans across the region will get at least two chances to hear the British singer perform. Ed Sheeran has concerts scheduled for both Dubai and Doha next spring.

The UAE is a thriving export market for fake goods, usually exported from other parts of the world and shipped on other countries.
04:55 GMT

The Dubai index of intellectual property rights will monitor the level of intellectual property rights protection in the emirate.

November 16, 2014

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain on Sunday agreed to return their ambassadors to Qatar. [AFP]
22:08 GMT

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain on Sunday agreed to return their ambassadors to Qatar