Dubai street art turns urban sprawl into open-air museum

"Dubai has everything, from finance to tourism," says project director Shaima Al-Soueidi. "Tourists can see our history at the museums. But we want everyone to be able to see that history everywhere, even in the streets." Urban art is a growing trend in ... ( read original story ...)

UAE says Emirati soldier killed in Saudi-led war in Yemen

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The United Arab Emirates says an Emirati soldier has been killed while taking part in the Saudi-led war in Yemen. The state-run WAM news agency reported the soldier's death on Friday. It identified the slain soldier as Sgt. ( read original story ...)

Dubai real estate deals hit $11.4bn in 45 days

Dubai’s real estate market has kicked off the new year on a positive note with the value of its real estate transactions hitting Dh42 billion ($11.4 billion) in the first 45 days, said a report by Dubai Land Department (DLD). With the transactions value ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Properties will not let market keep dozing – gulfnews.com

Dubai Properties is not waiting around for the property market to “wake up” — the developer is out to do that on its own. It was the first to come up with off-plan villa launches this year, at its expanding community in Dubailand. And more are on the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai gold price flirts with Dh150: Will it fall today?

She also hinted the US interest rates will be increased sooner rather than later. "As I see it, a relatively small group of hedge funds and institutional speculators have been calling the tune for gold, trading the recent range, buying on dips, selling on ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai's crazy, apocalyptic vision for the future

The post-apocalyptic vision of the future was unveiled at the World Government Summit in Dubai this week, which has seen leaders and speakers from 139 countries gather in the United Arab Emirates. Using research and cutting edge technology, the region ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Abu Dhabi name strong team for Abu Dhabi Tour

The Abu Dhabi Tour makes the team second appearance on home soil at the UAE following its debut at the Dubai Tour earlier in the month. Swift leads the team's options in the sprint stages having made his season debut at the Tour Down Under in January. ( read original story ...)

The UAE is looking to expand – with a city on Mars

adding that the first order of business would be making space travel appeal to young Emiratis, with special programs in space sciences being set up at universities in the UAE. The project will also create an Emirati scientific team, but that would expand ... ( read original story ...)