Dubai World Cup 2017 live coverage: Traffic delays expected

"It's all systems go for us," Frank Gabriel Jr, Chief Executive of Dubai Racing Club, told Gulf News. The nine-race card, boasting of the world's richest payday in sport, opens with the Godolphin Mile Race at 3.45pm. Followers of racing form seem largely ... ( read original story ...)

Thundershowers continue to pound UAE

Dubai: Thundershowers continued across the UAE on Saturday, a day after heavy rain and hailstorm fell on parts of the emirates. The national weather bureau said the weather will remain unstable, with clouds and more rain expected to fall across the country ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s Earth Hour savings since 2008 show unwavering energy

Dubai: For just nine Earth Hours that Dubai participated in ... both at a grass roots and up to government level,” Abdul Latif told Gulf News. “Here in the UAE, the leadership has been at the forefront of this change, with the establishment of the ... ( read original story ...)

Free WiFi and meditation as airlines grapple with laptop ban

"The UAE is the number one ranked country worldwide by the International ... roaming on mobile phones to connect to the Internet in-flight, and planned to make WiFi freely available on some aircraft from next month. "We've sped up infrastructure work ... ( read original story ...)

UAE halts shipments from Brazilian meat plants

The United Arab Emirates has suspended shipments from six Brazilian meat plants and told importers to recall any of their products from local stores. The six plants are operated by JJZ Alimentos, Frango D M Industria E Comercio De Alimentos, Frigorifico ... ( read original story ...)

The Ritz Carlton Grand Canal Abu Dhabi review

Being driven into The Ritz Carlton Complex, you see villas on your right and expansive grounds on your left – but that doesn’t prepare you in any way for the sheer size of this property located near Khalifa Park in Abu Dhabi. For guests checking in or ... ( read original story ...)

Hundreds of flights delayed by thunderstorms in UAE

Dubai, Abu Dhabi: Heavy rains, coupled with thunderbolt and lighting that hit the country from pre-dawn to early morning on Friday, has sent air traffic into a tailspin, causing delays in more than 100 flights, both inbound and outbound, Gulf News has learnt. ( read original story ...)

Thunderstorms delay numerous in-bound flights into UAE

Dubai, Abu Dhabi: Heavy rains, coupled with thunderbolt and lighting that hit the country from pre-dawn to early morning on Friday, has sent air traffic into a tailspin, causing dozens of delays especially for in-bound flights, Gulf News has learnt. ( read original story ...)