Inspired by the Cambridge student who gathered a huge online following after posting sneak peeks from her university life in the form of Instagram posts, each accompanied by a novel-like caption, Palestinian writer Ziad Khalifeh thought that just like...
“Conscience” is the gate, the key to all the goodness that may come upon a person in his life - Harun Yahya A man who picks a small kitten up from the middle of the road to protect it from...
Achievement is the desire to accomplish difficult tasks and to meet standards of excellence while affiliation, on the other hand, is the desire to link with others and have harmonious and satisfying relationships. But there are some conflicting views...
With International Women's Day around the corner, we interviewed  Joy Ajlouny, Dubai-based professional who co-founded a unique app-based package delivery service. Joy speaks of her inspiring entrepreneurial journey and the role of Arab women in societies today. Joy Ajlouny, co-founder...
The government of Dubai has announced the launch of 'Dubai Font' - the first typeface developed by Microsoft ever for a city, and named after it. The font, which will be available in 23 languages, was developed simultaneously in...
Tourism Australia and Etihad Airways have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at bringing more visitors from the Middle East, UK and Europe to Australia by leveraging the airline's expanding international network. Under the new strategic marketing agreement, the...
In his Op-Ed, Mohammad S. Moussalli analyzes the chronic impotency of UN and failure of the Security Council to maintain world order, resolve conflicts and enforce peace. On January 1920, fourteen months after the end of the First World War,...
What is it to own a painting done by a goat for mere USD40? It is just four-years-old called 'Bodie' and it has picked up the art of painting. Interestingly, these paintings are selling for USD40 each. Kristin Wright has been...
Amidst the delicacies in Ramadan, some experiences provide us food for the soul. Blessed are the people fasting in Dubai, and a special blessing is for the ones who spend Ramadan with family. It's as if even the watch observes...
The day calls for a celebration, and the eclectic cake is a metaphor for bitter-sweet moments, struggle and separation, but also of inspiration, success, and joy Fresh out of the oven, my country India leaves an aroma of stories that...
From a desert landing strip, to the world’s second busiest airport in a little more than 50 years - that's what it makes Dubai Airport a stellar success. Dubai airport is now the world’s top two busiest airports for international...
Asma Bajawa, the Managing Director at People First, a Dubai based HR consultancy writes on how to market yourself to land on a job of your dreams As a business owner and employer, I am always looking for good talent...
"If you can dream it, you can do it" ~ Walt Disney Medy Navani, Founder and Creative Director of Design Haus Medy, offers tips to ensure you have the essential tools required to succeed in your chosen career. From the age...
I was contacted to attend the Harley-Davidson’s Open House 2012 - “Join the Ride, Change Lives” late last month. And to be honest, I thought it was no more than a marketing event where people will get-together for the sake...
Special to Arabian Gazette by Hermoine Macura The word Calligraphy comes from the Greek words "Kallos" meaning beauty and "Graphie" which means writing. In the modern sense, calligraphy relates to "the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious...
They stood like goddesses, descended from the heavens, beholders gazing in awe. Eyes that held eternity, and breath forfeited; as if death by exquisiteness, had come calling. Such was their divinity and crafted to perfection it seemed God had...
Azerbaijan is the latest hot spot destination for GCC tourists With 30 times increase of visitors from UAE and GCC, thanks to the recent waiver in Visa requirements for travelers from the GCC Tourists from GCC are flocking to Azerbaijan. According to...
As Sony Mobile announce the launch of new smartphones Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 compact at the MWC 2018, we had a chance to review the Sony Xperia XZ Premium model.   Sony. A 70 year old company that gifted us with...
- The Global Cross-Border report shows Middle-East as one of the regions with the highest incidence of cross-border online shoppers  -  UAE consumers continue to increase their online shopping. In 2016, 68% of adults in UAE shopped online in the...
Middle East organizations facing human capital trends and challenges: Deloitte Deloitte’s 2015 Global Human Capital Trends report emphasize the need for new thinking to navigate the demands of the new world of work. According to the report, to meet these...
"How did you learn Arabic?" This is easily the most frequent question that I have been asked since I came to the UAE! It seems that everyone wants to learn Arabic, but few people actually make any serious effort...
Looking to start your food truck business in Dubai? here's a neat infographic that explain what's required to get started. In partnership with Imago Growth Accelerator and Aseel F&B, The Bureau Dubai, a co-working space that provides support for local...
Honda Accord (2L Turbo Sport) 2018 : Possibly the most advanced sedan in its class, says Aman Ali after taking the car for a spin. My relationship with Honda is quite sentimental because my first car ever, A ‘Honda City’...
Most of us use social networking media to 'consume' and disseminate information. In this day and age, these networking sites are vying with each other to provide greater levels of innovation for social interaction, information exchange, dialogue and collaboration....
The newly formed company, Emirates Global Aluminium, will have an aggregate value of more than USD 15 billion and will be the fifth-largest global aluminum company by production, once EMAL Phase II is complete in H1 2014. In a move...
Increased production is set to bring decline to the UAE's proven oil and gas reserves over the next few years, a recent report revealed. Business Monitor International's (BMI) United Arab Emirates Oil and Gas Report projected that proven oil reserves...
  Global tablet shipments in the first quarter of 2018 (1Q18) reached 31.7 million, declining 11.7% from the prior year, according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker. However, the growing niche of detachable tablets...
In a world full of possibilities, IKEA opened ‘THE DOOR’ to the UAE  IKEA, the world's largest furniture retailer has launched an innovative campaign in the UAE by digitizing their catalogue in a creative way to take customer experience to...
Gold vending machines were used by tourists and investors in the UAE for transactions worth $7m over the last 18 months, a leading Middle East business news website reported on Sunday. Quoting the CEO of Ex Oriente Lux, a German firm...
The specialist recruitment company Michael Page has released their latest Middle East Salary report, highlighting that job market continues to be challenging not only for the remaining 2017, but also predicting that the lull period will extend well into...
Powered by 40 MP Leica Triple Camera with Master AI, Huawei P20 Pro heralds the best smartphone camera in the market Huawei has introduced a new era of smartphone photography with the launch of the 40 MP Leica Triple Camera...
Thanks to globalisation, we now see a few major brands all over the world. McDonald’s is perhaps one of the most internationally recognised brands that can be found almost everywhere around the globe. While you might not be surprised...
Overlooking a tranquil lagoon in the Lhaviyani Atoll, Cocoon Maldives, the chic island resort is a scenic, 30-minute seaplane journey from Velana International Airport in Malé. Accommodations range from airy beachfront suites to luxe overwater villas reached by wooden boardwalks. Cocoon...
Generally, the term flattery refers to compliment someone excessively especially in order to win favours. This has been practiced from a long period of time as people try to achieve their desired positions by praising the ‘bottlenecks’ or people...
Farah Al Fardh is an Emirati lady gifted with multiple talents. She takes great interest in acting, dancing and writing but her knack of paper wizardry clearly stands out. She developed an interest in paper-based arts and crafts at an early...
The world-famous horseracing industry of Dubai came to the salvation of a crisis-hit family in Uruguay, all thanks to Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, also an avid sponsor, owner and rider of horses. When the economic crisis...
Vakkaru Maldives is a luxury a haven of serenity for families and couples seeking an intimate getaway in one of the most desirable destinations on earth. Let's admit, in the hustle and bustle of our busy lives, the opportunity to disconnect...
Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC) director general announced on Sunday the company will present the current structure of its oil and gas concessions in the United Arab Emirates to the Supreme Petroleum Council of Abu Dhabi by early...
Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai and also the UAE's vice president and prime minister, announced plans on Wednesday of establishing a cultural district in downtown Dubai which will include a museum, two art hotels and an...