Dubai Horse Racing News: UAE 2000 Guineas

Meydan Racecourse: Group 1 winner, Thunder Snow ran away with UAE 2000 Guineas sponsored by Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City – District One over 1600m on dirt to give the Godolphin racing operation one of four winners on the night and a total of seven ... ( read original story ...)

Kuwait, UAE discuss activating extraditions

KUWAIT: The Kuwaiti-UAE Consular Committee, at its second meeting held yesterday, discussed activating the treaty for convicts’ extradition between the two countries. Ambassador Ahmad Al-Dhahri, the UAE assistant undersecretary for consular affairs ... ( read original story ...)

Sonu Sood takes on a new role

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, whose film Kung Fu Yoga with martial arts legend Jackie Chan is doing robust business in the UAE, took on a new role on Monday as he turned our news anchor for the day during his visit to our Gulf News office. The daily digital ... ( read original story ...)

Qatar, UAE have highest social media penetration: report

Dubai, Feb 13 (PTI) Qatar and the UAE have the highest social media penetration of any country in the world at 99 per cent each, while the overall internet usage in the Middle East jumped 15 per cent compared to last year, a new report said. Of the 246 ... ( read original story ...)

UAE is an oasis of tolerance, well-being: Japan PM

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe praised the UAE and its leaders for initiating a platform where vital and innovative government policies are discussed and where diversity and tolerance are promoted. In his televised speech from Tokyo at the 5th World ... ( read original story ...)

Somaliland agrees to UAE military base in northern port

MOGADISHU, Somalia – Somalia's breakaway northern territory of Somaliland has said the United Arab Emirates can establish a military base in its territory. The Emirati government in January submitted a formal application seeking permission from the ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi's Desert Hotel Is Becoming A Hotspot For Travelers

Spending time in a nice warm place with the sun kissing your skin is the perfect definition of a holiday vacation. However, Abu Dhabi takes it to another level with it's latest resort hotspot--a desert hotel will definitely give travelers that hot weather ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai welcomed 1.8 million overnight visitors from India in 2016

MUMBAI: Dubai attracted 1.8 million overnight visitors from India in 2016, recording a 12 per cent growth over the previous year to become the number one source market in South Asia. The country hosted 1.6 million Indian travellers in 2015, according to ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s outskirt communities on the rise

Dubai In a city dominated with expats, and a constant stream of people coming and going, finding a place to live is a ubiquitous topic. And as Dubai continues to grow, many communities are pushing deeper and deeper into the outskirts of the city. While ... ( read original story ...)