Dubai International sees passenger numbers grow in November

Passenger traffic at Dubai international registered an increase of 9.4 per cent in November 2016, according to the monthly traffic report issued today by operator Dubai Airports. The airport welcomed a total of 6,581,805 passengers in November compared to ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai: SMMC to hold one-day indoor sports event on Feb 17

Dubai, Jan 4: St Mary’s Mangalorean Community (SMMC) Dubai has announced this year’s first mega event ‘SMMC Sports Cup - 2017’. A friendly, one-day indoor cricket and throwball tournament will take place at the Sprite Insportz Sports Club Dubai on ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Abu Dhabi team reveals its new colours

The UAE Abu Dhabi team has revealed its new colours and ambitions for the future at a presentation in Abu Dhabi. Rui Costa, Louis Meintjes, Filippo Ganna, Matej Mohoric, Andrea Guardini and UAE rider Youssef Mirza were at the presentation and showed off ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi, hurt by low oil prices, backdates new rental fees

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – A state-owned newspaper in Abu Dhabi is reporting the emirate's new charge on foreigners renting homes will be backdated to February of last year — meaning a big initial bill for new tenants. The decision, reported ... ( read original story ...)

UAE on track with its national health agenda

Dubai: The UAE enjoys the lowest exposure to health problems globally, according to the results of health indicators announced by the UAE government on Tuesday. The health indicators predicate the National Agenda goals and the UAE’s vision 2021 and aim ... ( read original story ...)

The Latest: UAE warns citizens on Turkey travel after attack

ISTANBUL – The Latest on the manhunt for the Istanbul nightclub attacker and the aftermath of the massacre (all times local): 10:50 a.m. The United Arab Emirates has warned its citizens not to travel to Turkey following the attack on an Istanbul ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai golf club shows pitfalls of Donald Trump presidency: AP

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- The decorative clock bearing the name of America's incoming 45th president has yet to start at the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai, but the developers behind the project already are counting the money they've made. The ... ( read original story ...)

TDU debut for new WorldTour team UAE Abu Dhabi

THE new UAE Abu Dhabi team will make its UCI WorldTour debut at this month’s Santos Tour Down Under — but it won’t be going into the race “blind”. Five members of the fledgling unit have raced in Adelaide with other teams. Englishman Ben Swift ... ( read original story ...)