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Forty, forty-five, and still rising! The mercury is soaring as UAE plunges into yet another blazing summer season. With the rising temperatures come a host of health complaints - sunburn, headaches and rashes among others. But summer doesn't have to...

The annual festival of the Dubai Summer Surprises is all set to get underway yet again! An event which was initially launched in the summer of 1998, by the Dubai government with a view to promote Dubai as a...
Most of us, at some point in our lives, have tried to master the art of time management by either reading up on time management skills, or using an electronic-based day planner or a manually prepared paper-based time-table to...
Researchers have been unable to pinpoint the cause of E-coli breakout, which has hit at least nine European countries and prompted Russia on Thursday to extend a ban on vegetable from the entire EU. We living in this part of...
UAE is the USB for Business. Here we are constantly communicating and interacting with people from different and diverse backgrounds. As today, the main tool for communication in Business is Emails, some of us are forgetting the most common etiquette...
The blame game played by the Germans cost the Spanish cucumber farmers nearly 200 million Euros worth of sales. Further all European fruits and vegetables were attacked as the source of the deadly E-coli was not discovered. ...
We have all played the game called passing the ball. Germany seems to be playing this game, except it's the blame. For the past one month Germany has single-handedly destroyed vegetable farmers all over the world and it is...
The EU has taken it upon itself to handle the situation of E-coli. After much discussions the 16 member bloc has a proposition. However the bacterial strain has entered into every sphere of the EU. The European Union farm chief...
E-coli scares has reached the Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia. The import ban will come into effect on Wednesday June 8th and it would continue until the source of the virus comes clear, minister of Agriculture Fahd Balghunaim. KSA...
Uncle Sam has decided to police the world in a more modern method than military invasion, The World Wide Web. The United States of America now regards internet access as a human rights under the freedom of expression. Thereby the...
United Arab Emirates has been the Crown Jewel of the Arabian Peninsula. For decades it has prided itself on being an open and flexible government which fosters growth and prosperity. Though the global meltdown has made it feel vulnerable, its...

Place: Dubai Story: Ramadan in the UAE Objective: To connect with 150 nationalities and explain the religion of Islam. Ramadan is the holy month in which Muslims commemorate the revelation of the Holy Quran. In 2011 Ramadan is anticipated to commence on...
Place:Abu Dhabi Story: 'Smart Shopper' Drive Objective: Educate consumers on safe shopping practices Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA), the internationally recognized food and agriculture organization, is on its alert yet again, with the holy month of Ramadan starting in a few...
Medical specialists, recently released a report stating that diabetics face the risk of falling into a coma when fasting during Ramadan. Those with diabetics, are advised to consult their doctors about fasting during the holy month. Dr. Saleh Al-Jaser is...
Location: Dubai The Story 5 employees of Al Ahli Driving Institute were caught for taking bribes from students and have been sentenced to 6 months in prison. The amount of the bribes taken by each man totaled to Dh 34, 000. The...
Daily deals website Groupon has shut more than 10 offices around China and laid off hundreds of staff, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. Groupon Inc.'s China joint venture has fired a large number of workers for poor performance...

Eid in Dubai

Dubai, a real cosmopolitan city with its own unique culture, celebrated Eid with gaiety and fervor. This year key business entities came out in support of 'Eid in Dubai', which unveils a host of festivities to mark the festive...

People in the UAE are known for their exuberant lifestyles, catching up with latest trends, buying new phones, cars, or designer clothes. Living within the means is something unheard of. But a recent survey has shown that behaviour is...
The 2011 Edinburgh International Festival climaxed on Classic Arabian folk tales inspired by the influence of the Arab Spring that has swept the Middle East and North Africa region since January this year. "Alf layla wa-layla" - the Thousand-And-One Nights...
Majority of residents in Middle East indulge in meat-based diet, which pushes the minority vegetarian group in an awkward predicament. Meveg, a vegetarian support group in Dubai, hopes to introduce a vegetarian lifestyle. The group aims to educate and...
The 6th edition of the Domotex Middle East Exhibition was opened at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre on12th September. The largest trade fair encompasses a spectrum of Carpets and Floor Coverings with creative designs and innovations. The...
For all the Apple fans, here is something that is going to brighten up your spirits and make you happy. Finally, the official Apple online store is now available in the UAE. And as it seems, it is going...