Sharjah begins National Day celebrations

Sharjah: National Day celebrations have already kicked off in several cities in Sharjah with shows, performances and parades being organised to mark the occasion. Khor Fakkan witnessed air show by the UAE Air force in addition to a military parade last ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Beach to be developed into major tourist hub

... on several key development schemes including the Sharjah Creek development plan besides an ambitious project to develop the emirate's beach into a tourist destination, reported state news agency Wam. Linking the sea to the Sharjah Creek is among the ... ( read original story ...)

Xposure photo festival in Sharjah to captivate with stories

His Higness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, on Wednesday inaugurated the Xposure 2017 International Photography Festival, which will be on till November-25 at Expo Centre Sharjah. The event ... ( read original story ...)

Biker speeds at 278km/hr on Sharjah highway

A radar caught a motorcyclist speeding at 278 km/hr on a Sharjah highway, where the stipulated speed limit is 120km/hr. Major Mohammed Al Shehhi, head of the department of traffic investigation and traffic control at Sharjah Police, said that the radar had ... ( read original story ...)

Woods Bagot make plans for Sharjah

Woods Bagot are working closely with Arada on the The Aljada development in Sharjah which offers a lifestyle that integrates Living, Working and Entertainment into a vibrant urban environment. The vision is to develop a new destination that elevates the ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Airport to grant visas in 15 to 30 minutes

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi announced on Monday the launch of a new visa counter to facilitate the visa application process and grant both transit and arriving passengers visas within 15 to 30 minutes. The new service, located at the Terminal 3 transit area at ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Test: Who is driving for each team in post-season test?

The 2017 season may have come to an end but Formula 1's drivers cannot embark on their Christmas holidays just yet as Abu Dhabi plays host to the final testing session of the year from Tuesday. All 10 teams have stayed on at Yas Marina following the season ... ( read original story ...)

Release of 606 prisoners ordered in Dubai

Dubai: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has ordered on Monday the release of 606 prisoners on the occasion of the 46th UAE National Day. "In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai ... ( read original story ...)