Shaikh Zayed Heritage Festival opens in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: The Shaikh Zayed Heritage Festival, which opened to public on Friday, and will coincide with the Year of Zayed in 2018, showcases the local and global legacy of the late Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Thousands of visitors from all walks of ... ( read original story ...)

Google marks 46th UAE National Day with doodle

The UAE plans to build a new city on Mars, too, which international news organisations like The Washington Post have lauded as a "practical" option. The UAE’s has institutionalised the pursuit of tolerance and set the happiness of its people as a measure ... ( read original story ...)

UAE National Day: Shaping the future today

Dubai is already home to the world’s first fully-functional ... The island was recently in the news for two reasons: it will soon welcome luxury cruise ships as the only dedicated cruise stopover beach in the region, while archaeologists at a dig site ... ( read original story ...)

Promoting unity, healthy living and development of the UAE

Abu Dhabi: Ahead of the 46th UAE National Day celebrations ... innovation and supporting social groups. Speaking to Gulf News, Alanoud Al Mahdi, Vice-President of the Executive Committee of Al Bayt Miwathid Association, said, “Any person who contributes ... ( read original story ...)

My twenty-two months of ‘hell’ in a Dubai prison

Recently when Dubai has been in the news, it has not been for bargains or top tanning tips. This week a young British expat, Asa Hutchinson, was said to be facing jail in Dubai after witnessing a fight. There were more headlines about Jamie Harron ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai and Expo 2020

On the occasion of the UAE’s 46th National Day celebrations, the Emirates News Agency, WAM, has compiled a series of ... On 15th January, 2017, Expo 2020 Dubai delivered the first public roll-out of its US$100 million Expo Live programme to help fund ... ( read original story ...)