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The first 20 winners of the Mohammed bin Rashid Medal for Scientific Distinguishment were granted a 10-year special residency visa status. (Shutterstock)
January 17, 2019 - 05:00 GMT
The announcement came after a meeting for the Mohammed bin Rashid Academy of Scientists.
Uber wants to help women access affordable transportation. (Shutterstock)
January 16, 2019 - 10:19 GMT
A 23-year-old Saudi university student is spearheading a new wave of women taxi drivers in the Kingdom.
UAE retained its position among Top 5 countries to work globally for the third time in a row. (Shutterstock)
January 15, 2019 - 09:33 GMT
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) retained its position as the fourth best place to work in the world for the third time in a row.
The top three nations which buy Turkish tea are Germany, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) and the US. (Shutterstock)
January 14, 2019 - 09:21 GMT
Turks consume around 3-5 cups of tea daily while this number increases to 10 cups during winter.
Bahrain is the only country in the GCC and Mena (Middle East and North Africa) region to be placed among the top three spots in the survey. (Shutterstock)
January 11, 2019 - 07:00 GMT
Bahrain has been ranked as the second best place in the world to live and work in 2019, according to a new survey.
Dubai Duty Free. (Shutterstock)
January 09, 2019 - 10:18 GMT
Dubai Duty Free conducted its first Millennium Millionaire and Finest Surprise draws of the year on Tuesday.
Lian Fathi working on one of her designs using more sensible codes. She plans to include design solutions (right) for people with special needs. (AN)
January 07, 2019 - 11:09 GMT
The young Saudi transformed her experiences into strength and emerged victorious in her fight against neuropathy.
The Burj Khalifa pocketed two Guinness World Records for the laser and light show on New Year's Eve. (Shutterstock)
January 06, 2019 - 11:01 GMT
The Burj Khalifa pocketed two Guinness World Records for the laser and light show on New Year's Eve.
The driverless cab can run at a speed of up to 35km per hour and can accommodate four people. (Shutterstock)
January 03, 2019 - 08:05 GMT
The driverless cab can run at a speed of up to 35km per hour and can accommodate four people.
Few suggestions of where to see in a, hopefully, brighter 2019. (Shutterstock)
December 31, 2018 - 08:15 GMT
Few suggestions of where to see in a, hopefully, brighter 2019.
Guests in Dubai will have to pay 234 percent more on New Year's Eve than on a normal January rate. (Shutterstock)
December 30, 2018 - 10:55 GMT
Guests in Dubai will have to pay 234 percent more on New Year's Eve than on a normal January rate.
Here are some popular spots where you can catch the celebrations. (Shutterstock)
December 27, 2018 - 10:41 GMT
Here are some popular spots where you can catch the celebrations.
The robot will contribute to serving customers through an electronic evaluation system
December 26, 2018 - 10:01 GMT
The robot will contribute to serving customers through an electronic evaluation system
Starting at midday, 12 noon on December 26 and running right through to midnight, top brands in fashion, beauty, homeware and lifestyle will be on offer throughout the 12 hours. (Shutterstock)
December 25, 2018 - 10:06 GMT
Top brands in fashion, beauty, homeware and lifestyle will be on offer.
A group of cheetahs, lion cubs, and snow foxes were on sale for Dh5,000 each. (Shutterstock)
December 24, 2018 - 08:00 GMT
Advertisements of illegal pets and exotic animals for sale in UAE have been making the rounds on websites online.
The special limited-edition New Year’s Eve Family Pack offers great value to families. (Shutterstock)
December 23, 2018 - 07:42 GMT
Under the theme "Explore, Experience, Enjoy. This Way!" Global Village fireworks displays will go live after the countdown to midnight will take place seven times, each time midnight strikes in one of the seven selected countries.