An official statement from Etisalat was awaited at the time of writing this report
July 22, 2017 - 19:01 GMT
The UAE had, on June 14, issued a directive banning Qatar-based beIN's services in the UAE due to an ongoing rift between Qatar and the Arab quartet of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.
The new board of the UAE Triathlon Association is slowlyputting in place a system that will seek to identify youngtalent to represent the country in the future. (Photo: UAE TF)
July 20, 2017 - 18:08 GMT
The board of directors of the UAE Triathlon Federation (UAE TF) will be eyeing a move into unchartered territory while tapping talent at university and school level.
Tenants in Dubai are finally in the driver's seat and have the power to negotiate their rent with their landlord. (Shutterstock)
July 20, 2017 - 13:15 GMT
Landlords are now offering 12 cheques, rent-free months and flexible payment plans to attract tenants.
The drop in Abu Dhabi rents is expected to persist throughout 2017. (Shutterstock)
July 20, 2017 - 12:44 GMT
Rents of apartments, villas and offices in Abu Dhabi fell during the second quarter of 2017.
Leading banks such as Emirates NBD, Emirates Islamic and Dubai Islamic Bank have posted strong first-half  financial results. (AFP)
July 20, 2017 - 10:24 GMT
Leading UAE banks have posted strong first-half results for 2017.
Al Hammadi dedicates win to Hayayei (pictured)
July 19, 2017 - 16:11 GMT
UAE para-athlete remembers teammate after winning 400-metre silver and 100-metre bronze
The world's first operational police robot stands at attention in Downtown Dubai on May 31, 2017. (AFP)
July 19, 2017 - 12:16 GMT
Non-oil sectors will account for more than 80 percent of GDP in the UAE and Saudi Arabia by 2025, says a new report.
Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, UAE Minister of State for Tolerance, was voted the most powerful Arab woman in government in 2017. (Photo: Zayed University)
July 18, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Forbes ME has revealed its list of the Arab world’s most powerful women, and the UAE is on top.
Former Real Madrid midfielder first announced the news in April (Photo: @AlJazira_uae)
July 18, 2017 - 19:06 GMT
Former Real Madrid midfielder first announced the news in April
Customers in the UAE might find their borrowing costs rising soon. (Pixabay)
July 18, 2017 - 16:29 GMT
Rising interest rates could soon pinch bank customers in the UAE, according to a new report.
Dubai Festival City. (shafisgrafix /
July 18, 2017 - 15:10 GMT
Dubai wants to play the Game of Thrones, too. The Emirates really, really likes the hit HBO show.
What does the Emirates-Flydubai alliance mean for passengers like you and me? (AFP)
July 18, 2017 - 12:48 GMT
Will the Emirates-Flydubai alliance result in lower airfares? The answer in this article.
Emirates is so poor that its flight attendants have to pour drinks back into their bottles. (YouTube)
July 18, 2017 - 11:47 GMT
A passenger posted a video clip of an Emirates flight attendant pouring a drink back into a bottle.
Qatar's Attorney General threatens legal action on blockade earlier this month (AFP)
July 18, 2017 - 09:32 GMT
Qatar’s Defense Minister hinted that his country could sue the Saudi-led bloc before the International Criminal Court
The Abu Dhabi desert. (Katiekk /
July 18, 2017 - 08:54 GMT
The Liwa Date Festival is back! This annual celebration of Emirati heritage and culture will be returning later this month in Abu Dhabi.
FIFA also denied receiving any request from the six countries for removing Qatar as World Cup hosts.
July 17, 2017 - 19:59 GMT
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has denied reports about a request by six Arab countries to strip Qatar from the 2022 World Cup.