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Omar Sultan Al Olama, 27 years old, is the UAE's first minister of state for AI. (Pictured here: Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum/ File)
October 19, 2017 - 14:48 GMT
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today announced a major reshuffle of the UAE's government.
Were you one of thousands of Dubai residents who received a text from Sheikh Hamdan today? (Photo by Kelly Clarke)
October 19, 2017 - 13:21 GMT
"I challenge you to join the Dubai Fitness Challenge" was Sheikh Hamdan's SMS today to thousands of Dubai residents inviting them to join the Dubai Fitness Challenge.
A splurge on marketing spending failed to deliver a bottom-line boost to Damac Properties for this quarter. (File photo)
October 19, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
A splurge on marketing spending failed to deliver a bottom-line boost to Damac Properties for this quarter.
The multi-billion dollar arms deal with Bahrain comes as US President Donald Trump has eased restrictions on arms sales to certain countries including Bahrain. (AFP/ File)
October 18, 2017 - 15:35 GMT
The Bahrain Defense Force said it signed a deal with Lockheed Martin to purchase 16 upgraded F-16 fighter jets.
The company had suspended all flights to Marsa Alam airport in Egypt since 2008. (Shutterstock)
October 18, 2017 - 15:22 GMT
The UK operator had suspended all flights to Marsa Alam airport in Egypt since 2008.
Oman has decided to cancel bids for the country’s third mobile licence and award it to a local consortium. (Photo courtesy of Oman Oil)
October 18, 2017 - 14:57 GMT
Oman has decided to cancel bids for the country’s third mobile licence and award it to a local consortium instead.
The UAE plans to boost its reliance on AI in routine government jobs. (AFP/ File)
October 17, 2017 - 13:23 GMT
The UAE has unveiled a new AI strategy to boost government services in the Emirates.
Nearly half of residents in the UAE are in debt, while a significant number are failing to save money, according a report by Payfort. (File photo)
October 17, 2017 - 12:55 GMT
Nearly half of residents in the UAE are in debt, while a significant number are failing to save money, according a report by Payfort.
PetroChina and Sinopec, two major Chinese energy companies, said they are willing to take the whole 5 percent in Saudi Aramco, or even more. (AFP/ File)
October 17, 2017 - 12:20 GMT
Two major Chinese energy companies have reportedly moved to buy stakes in Saudi Aramco ahead of its IPO.
The entertainment industry in Medinah has just lost SR200 million ($53.3 million) after a group of investors decided not to invest in the sector. (File photo)
October 16, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The entertainment industry in Medinah has just lost SR200 million ($53.3 million) after a group of investors decided not to invest in the sector.
Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Village Circle are among the most searched areas by property buyers, according to a report by Dubizzle. (File photo)
October 16, 2017 - 14:41 GMT
Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Village Circle are among the most searched areas by property buyers, according to a report by Dubizzle.
Saudi Arabia's commercial courts started operating last month in Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam. (Shutterstock)
October 16, 2017 - 13:26 GMT
The commercial courts were launched to encourage and motivate investment in Saudi Arabia.
The currency flotation has made property prices more affordable for Saudis and Egyptians living abroad. (File photo)
October 16, 2017 - 12:49 GMT
More and more Saudis are buying property in Egypt, with prices starting from $80,000.
Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani inspects an honor guard during a welcome ceremony in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on October 16, 2017. (Vincent Thian/ AP)
October 16, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Qatar's emir begins Asia tour with a two-day visit to Malaysia.
Oil prices settled at a two-week high on Friday, as geopolitical uncertainty in the Middle East raised the threat of supply disruptions. (AFP/ File)
October 16, 2017 - 10:28 GMT
Crude oil prices soared on Monday as tensions between Baghdad and Kurdistan went up a notch.
Royal Jordanian had approved a new turnaround plan last week. (Don Emmert/ AFP)
October 15, 2017 - 14:36 GMT
Royal Jordanian vows to make an operating profit this year as it implements a new turnaround plan.