UAE Ministry of Economy unveils ‘Be Happy – Visit UAE’ app

The UAE Ministry of Economy (MoE) has launched the first phase of its ‘Be Happy – Visit UAE’ application as part of its featured initiatives for UAE Innovation Week 2016 at the Tourism Innovation and Transformation Forum 2016 organised by the Ministry. ( read original story ...)

Preview: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Round 21

7:26 – Abu Dhabi will again play host to Formula 1's season finale in 2016, as Mercedes team-mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton fight for the title. GPUpdate.net previews the action and lists the key facts. Abu Dhabi and the visually-stunning Yas ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai rape claim woman's case dropped

A British woman, who was charged with having extra-marital sex in Dubai after reporting she was raped, has had all charges against her dropped. The woman was arrested and had her passport confiscated after she claimed she was raped by two British men. ( read original story ...)

New Abu Dhabi-Dubai highway nearly complete

Abu Dhabi: A new 62-kilometre highway connecting Abu Dhabi and ... project manager for the new highway at Musanada, told Gulf News ahead of a media tour. Musanada has been in charge of all construction on the new highway, and began the work in the first ... ( read original story ...)

Rain and dusty conditions forecast in UAE over next three days

The good news for those praying for rain is that some showers may come on Thursday and Friday. “Clouds will also start increasing on Wednesday in the northern and eastern parts of the UAE and will gradually approach some coastal areas between Abu Dhabi ... ( read original story ...)

UAE’s youngest captain returns with half century

As a ten-year-old girl, Natasha used to play in boys’ tournament and produce creditable show which prompted UAE to make her the captain when the first women’s senior team was formed. Speaking to Gulf News, Natasha said: “I am training now regularly ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai golf course developer: Trump 'doesn't discriminate'

Trump's name briefly disappeared last December from the entrance to this new Dubai golf club. When Donald Trump dropped his bombshell call for a ban on all Muslims entering the United States, a property developer in Dubai found himself in a difficult spot. ( read original story ...)