First day of Wetex features coloured solar panels and Tesla cars

Students from Dubai Modern Education School, explain their project to visitors at their stall during Wetex. Photo: Ahmed Ramzan/ Gulf News Using crowdfunding, UAE residents will be able to invest in a total of 3,000 kilowatts of solar energy. In addition ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Police transport fleet gets new livery

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Police's fleet of helicopters and rescue vehicles has been repainted with a new livery in the colours blue and white. The police force started repainting its transport fleet since September as part of a transformation campaign. ( read original story ...)

Dubai, Abu Dhabi market futures to be traded on Nasdaq

Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange have signed licensing deals allowing futures contracts linked with the DFM General Index (DFMGI) and Abu Dhabi General Index (ADI) to be traded on Nasdaq Dubai’s equity futures market. The ... ( read original story ...)

Schon Properties Enters Jordan Market With New Office

Schon Properties, an award-winning Dubai based property developer, opens a regional sales and marketing office in Amman, Jordan located at Emaar Towers, to expand its investor base from the Levant market. Jordanian investors have contributed significantly ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Book Fair 2017 theme revealed

Sharjah: The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), has announced the theme for this year’s Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) — ‘A World in My Book.’ Taking place from November 1 to 11 at the Expo Centre Sharjah, the theme for the 36th edition of the ... ( read original story ...)

Experience Korean culture in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: The Korea Festival is coming to Abu Dhabi for the fifth consecutive year, giving residents a first-hand experience of Korean culture. Starting Wednesday, the month-long festival organised by the Korean Cultural Centre will also hold activities ... ( read original story ...)

‘Abu Dhabi Week’ to make its debut in India

New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) In a bid to promote trade and tourism to the United Arab Emirates, the Abu Dhabi government’s Department of Culture and Tourism has organised the first-ever “Abu Dhabi Week” in India. The week-long initiative to showcase the ... ( read original story ...)