Dubai Airport is world's busiest for international travel

In the realm of superlatives, you can't get very far without mentioning Dubai. The world's largest indoor theme park? Check. The world's tallest building? All official, 2,716.5 feet of it, in Dubai. The world's largest floral installation in the world's ... ( read original story ...)

UAE summons Iranian diplomat in protest

Al Awadi said Iran's move is in violation of UN Security Council Resolutions prohibiting this, adding that it is considered an attack on international legitimacy, the rule of Yemen, and fuels the conflict there, according to UAE News Agency (WAM ... ( read original story ...)

A second straight missed cut looking likely for Tiger in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-- The first time Tiger Woods came to the Middle East to play the longest-running European Tour event in the region, the iconic skyline that is the backdrop to so many photographs emanating from Emirates Golf Club barely existed ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Tour: Stage 4 modified due to desert storm

The organisers of the Dubai Tour have confirmed they have modified Friday's stage 4 to avoid the potential for riders to be caught in a sandstorm in the middle of the desert. The stage will still finish on the steep climb to the edge of Hatta Dam ... ( read original story ...)

UAE initiatives ‘help lower renewable energy prices’

The report, compiled by Japan’s Nikkei, noted that bid prices for solar and wind power projects in Europe and the Middle East have dropped to levels comparable to coal-fired thermal power, according to a report by the UAE national news agency WAM. ( read original story ...)

Emirates NBD unveils digital banking for Millennials

Emirates NBD on Thursday launched Liv., the UAE’s first digital bank targeted at millennials. The new digital banking proposition is part of Emirates NBD’s planned investment of Dh500 million towards digital innovation and multichannel transformation ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Said to Improve Oil-Investor Returns With New Terms

Abu Dhabi’s state energy producer, which is seeking more partners to develop its fields, improved some terms in an oil-production partnership to offer greater returns to international companies such as BP Plc and Total SA, according to people with ... ( read original story ...)

2017: The year to buy Dubai property?

Dubai’s property market has been a roller-coaster in recent years, from the market’s collapse in 2008 to boasting the world’s fastest rate of house price growth in 2013 and 2014. Since that rebound, boosted by the news that the emirate would host the ... ( read original story ...)