UAE leads in global renewable energy investments

The UAE was among the world’s largest investors in clean energy last year after giving the go ahead for the two biggest solar projects globally, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). The country saw a 23-fold increase in investment to $2.2bn ... ( read original story ...)

Business Bay guide

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Parents forget daughter at Dubai airport

Dubai: The father of a family who arrived at Dubai International Airport and headed home in Al Ain was shocked when police called him an hour into their journey saying he had “forgotten” his three-year-old daughter at the airport. The father and his ... ( read original story ...)

UAE named in world’s top 10 for driverless vehicles potential

The study evaluates every country’s ability according to four pillars - policy and legislation; technology and innovation; infrastructure; and consumer acceptance. The report comes just months after Dubai's GITEX expo showcased innovations that were ... ( read original story ...)

Aloft Palm Jumeirah opens in Dubai, UAE

Marriott International's design-led Aloft brand opens its first property in the buzzing city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates ... custom amenities by Bliss® Spa, fast & free Wi-Fi, and 49-inch LCD TVs linked to a Plug & Play connectivity panel. ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Tour 2018 includes ITT, attracts big stars

RCS Sport confirmed on Tuesday at the route presentation of the 2018 Abu Dhabi Tour that Rui Costa (UAE-Team Emirates) will attempt to defend his title. Photo: ©Tim De Waele/Getty Images The Abu Dhabi Tour has expanded to five stages in 2018 and will ... ( read original story ...)

Omega Dubai Desert Classic Preview

The Dubai Desert Classic is the longest-running European Tour tournament ... Buy a Now TV Sky Sports Day Pass for £6.99 Please keep me up to date with special offers and news from Golf Monthly and other brands within the Time Inc. UK Group by email. ( read original story ...)

UAE removed from EU uncooperative tax haven list

The UAE Ministry of Finance welcomed the European Union’s decision to remove the UAE from its list of uncooperative tax havens, in recognition of the transparent procedures the Emirates has been adhering to—and will continue to do so—locally and ... ( read original story ...)