Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum gives $10 million to the Emirates team start an airline in five months.
Welcome to Business Middle East. This week we look at repercussions of the European Central Bank meeting, and Abu Dhabi starts a new challenge
Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed’s son died on Saturday September 19 of a heart attack at the age of 34.
Sheikh Rashid was the 3rd child and eldest son
Dubai is set to beat a new set of world records, as the city embarks on its latest supersized development.
(Full list and figures at the bottom of
Construction workers in Dubai queue up to receive an evening meal to break their Ramadan fast. It comes courtesy of a local charity initiative called
A country known for its six-star hotels is now catering to its four-legged friends.
My Second Home, the world’s largest lodge and play area for
With jet powered carbon fibre wings strapped to their backs, ‘Jetmen’ Yves Rossy and Vince Reffett, soar over the skies of Dubai in what the daring
Beware of getting lost in Dubai, especially if you are in a hurry.
A Kazakh tourist found himself arrested after tapping the shoulder of a
Repeated bailout scenarios and last minute decision-making by the eurozone has led to questioning of when and if the end of the Greek crisis will
A French climber, Alain Robert, has scaled one of Dubai’s tallest skyscrapers. The daredevil did not use a harness and relied on only chalk and
This 12th edition of the Sharjah contemporary art Biennial in the United Arab Emirates is as cutting edge as ever. More than fifty artists from
Hundreds of people in Dubai have been evacuated from one of the world’s tallest residential buildings after fire swept through The Torch, a 79-storey
Dubai is the venue of the Astana Pro team’s official presentation and the location chosen by Vincenzo Nibali to start the season in which he will be
The world’s largest LED facade lit up Dubai’s Burj Khalifa on New Years Eve on Wednesday (December 30) alongside a spectacular fireworks display
The residents of Dubai’s Marina, JBR and the Palm area, were treated to a spectacular performance by the Breitling Wingwalkers in the skies over the
Britain’s Lewis Hamilton produced yet another flawless run to claim his second drivers’ world championship with a convincing victory in the
This week we look at the largest initial public offering of shares in the United Arab Emirates since the global financial crisis.
Stock markets in the United Arab Emirates and other Gulf countries continued to plunge amid fears of an imminent attack on Syria.
A woman has been arrested after threatening to blow up the Dubai Public Prosecution headquarters, using rolled-up cardboard to mimic an explosives
The United Arab Emirates has pardoned a Norwegian woman who was sentenced to jail for illicit sex after she reported being raped by a colleague while
Football tops most lists as the most popular sport in the world today. So this week in Learning World we take a look at how the beautiful game can be
Many tourists have had a tough decision to make recently.
Do they confirm their holiday destination, even if it is experiencing economic or
Day one of this year’s Dubai Airshow and there’s already been a record breaking order made. Emirates airline has signed up for 50 of Boeings 777