Top seed Kei Nishikori fell to a shock second round defeat and Roger Federer came through his second three-set battle this week to record his 50th win in Dubai and reach his 11th quarter-final. In other matches, fifth seed Stefanos...
  Yesterday evening, guests and VIPs celebrated the official opening of the Italian pavilion at the 27th edition of the Dubai International Boat Show, which is taking place until Saturday 2 March at the Dubai Canal, Jumeirah. The pavilion was opened...
  Roger Federer began his quest for his eighth Dubai Duty Free Tennis Champions title by beating Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4 3-6 6-1 on Monday. Victory this week would also bring him his 100th career title, taking him tantalisingly close to...
  Al-Futtaim Automotive displays present and future sustainable vehicles at the 10th annual Car Free Day in Dubai At the 10th annual Dubai Municipality’s ‘Car Free Day’, Al-Futtaim Automotive displayed several of its current and future green technologies, including the Hybrid...
  Kvitova Sets Up Battle With Belinda Bencic in the Final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Former winner Petra Kvitova will face Belinda Bencic in the final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Saturday after both claimed...
  In a major upset, Belinda Bencic overcame world No. 2 Simona Halep 4-6 6-4 6-2 to set up a clash with defending champion Elina Svitolina, who defeated Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2 6-3. Earlier, Su-Wei Hsieh claimed a stunning comeback against...
  Su-Wei Hsieh claimed a stunning comeback against fourth seed Karolina Pliskova to win 6-4 1-6 7-5 and reach the semi-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Thursday. Her victory came a day after she had beaten fifth...
  Defending Champion Elina Svitolina in Quarter-Finals of Dubai Duty Free Tennis Chamopionships after beating Garbine Muguruza 6-1 6-2 Defending champion Elina Svitolina kept on track to win her third successive Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title on Wednesday, taking just 62...
IoT Middle East 2019 Conference Focus on Trends in Digital Transformation It’s all about business at IoT Middle East as the much anticipated ‘Internet of Things 2019’ conference at Armani Dubai was attended by local and International industry experts The sixth...
  Consolidation time for Dubai real estate with fly-by-night companies exiting the market, reaffirming signs of a maturing property market in Dubai 486 real estate companies in Dubai did not renew their licenses for 2018, making way for transparent and professional...
  Trio of Ministers discuss 'Grain Road' as potential pathway to Multi-Continent food security A potential new ‘Grain Road’ - stretching from Russia to Africa, via the Middle East – could also boost trade between East and West. Top-level decision-makers share the...
  Elina Svitolina begins her bid to make history at Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Defending champion Elina Svitolina was given a helping hand as she began her bid to make tournament history at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, when...
  Top Seed Naomi Osaka Suffers Shock Defeat at Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Playing her first match since winning the Australian Open and her first as the world No. 1, Naomi Osaka was beaten 6-3 6-3 by an inspired Kristina...
  Day one at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship saw former French Open and Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza overcome Dayana Yastremska 4-6 6-3 6-3 and Daria Kasatkina was pushed all the way by qualifier Magdalena Frech before emerging from...
  Challenging days ahead for top players in the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships with defending Champion Elina Svitolina in the same quarter of the draw as Naomi Osaka and Garbine Muguruza, while Samantha Stosur and Simona Halep await former...
Finally in stores! The famous Punch display trendsetter – the HUAWEI nova 4 hits the shelves Huawei has announced the arrival of its most recent mid-range smartphone and the latest edition of the nova series – the HUAWEI nova 4...
Emirates signs deal for 40 A330-900s, 30 A350-900s worth US$21.4 billion Airbus and Emirates reach agreement on A380 contract – with the airline to receive 14 more A380s by end 2021, bringing its total A380 order book to 123 units Emirates...
WGS 2019: Leadership Expert Tony Robbins Working with UAE to Feed One Billion People Robbins will work with UAE on humanitarian project to alleviate world hunger Robbins highlights positive work of governments around the world: 1.1 billion people lifted out...
Peugeot's First Concept Store in the Middle East Launched in Yas Mall Abu Dhabi Omeir bin Youssef & Sons bring the French Lion brand’s retail experience to the UAE In partnership with its exclusive distributor in Abu Dhabi Omeir bin Youssef...
Unlike a traditional museum, ‘Museum of Illusions’ in Al Seef, Dubai is where you get to see some of the coolest, thought-provoking and unique exhibits on display. Let’s face it. Dubai will never fail to impress us. It’s either the...
  Dubai Police's “Capture the Flag” Cyber Security Challenge will have contestants compete in a virtual environment along the two-day cybersecurity challenge. Taking place on February 22-23, 2019 at Hub Zero, City Walk, Dubai, there are 3 prizes: 1st Prize...
  With over 135,000 people expected to attend the Papal's historic visit to the UAE, here is some interesting information on the overall agenda, schedule of meetings, holy mass, and other trivia highlighting the United Arab Emirates' openness to a...
  Like the rest of the GCC, oil is the largest part of the economy. With neighbouring countries such as Bahrain and the UAE, Oman has tourism encompassing a significant part of its economy. Part of Oman Vision 2040, as...
Opening in March 2019, Grand Plaza Mövenpick Media City will be the only five-star hotel within the locale and home to the only ballroom in the district to Open in Dubai Media City Hotel Grand Plaza Mövenpick: Quick Facts  235...
  My upcoming visit to the UAE a new chapter in the history of inter-faith relations, says Pope Pope Francis, Head of the Catholic Church, has extended his warm greetings to the leadership and people of the United Arab Emirates ahead...
Freedom Pizza celebrates their fourth birthday with a 50% discount off the entire Freedom menu Freedom Pizza, the home-grown pizza brand will show its gratitude to their loyal customer-base with ‘special offers’ to mark their fourth birthday The UAE-based pizza company, Freedom...
  Mushrif Mall launches the third edition of the annual Talentology 2019, the biggest talent show in Abu Dhabi, which aims to support young talent, build their confidence and stimulate growth in the creative industry. The largest nationwide competition celebrates young...
Top class field for the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships 2019, as Simona Halep, Elina Svitolina, Caroline Wozniacki, Roger Federer and Andy Murray set to make a grand return to the tournament · World no.1 Simona Halep, title holder Elina...
Dubai ruler approves DIFC’s new expansion plan for DIFC 2.0 In accordance with the recently announced Fifty-year Charter that aims to ensure Dubai’s sustained prosperity and accelerate the development journey of the emirate, the UAE and the region, His Highness Sheikh...
Our review of the French Mediterranean restaurant by Dubai's famous Chef Izu Ani When it comes to authentic, delicious and lip-lip-smacking French and Italian cuisine, I highly doubt anyone thinks twice about eateries like La Petite Maison and La Serre....
1TAM – One Thing About Me – is a vlogging platform for unfiltered conversations taking social media back to basics 1TAM is a UAE homegrown vlogging app which aims to tackle the issue of authenticty problem that is inherent in...
  With Dubai's real estate prices softening across the Emirate, renters and buyers are searching for the most visually appealing properties and neighbourhoods Affordable luxury is now in vogue as the ‘unobtainable now becomes the obtainable’ when it comes to Dubai...
In what could be your 'tallest' and 'grandest' wishes of all new year's, Dubai's Burj Khalifa is letting people make their New Year wish on its LED façade • Emaar grants people from all over the world a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity...
Latest survey by BPG Orange on UAE's Social Media Influencers reveals a quite about what drives influencers to engage with brands in the country Almost 100 social media personalities in the UAE from various sectors were interviewed for the survey. Highlights: ...
  Food is big business in the UAE. It is the second largest sector in the country. In 2016, total food sales were Dh121 billion ($32.9 billion). Food is not only important for the local UAE economy but also for...
  The New Year is knocking with beautiful weather. Countdown to 2019 with spectacular parties at Royal Central Hotel The Palm, Canal Central Hotel Business Bay and First Central Hotel Suites. Mr. Ammar Kanaan, Group General Manager of Central Hotels, said,...
  With Dubai Expo 2020 less than two years away, we look at five reasons from the past as to why past expos left a positive legacy The list of predecessor host cities having successful expos is a long list, with...
  A new research report from KnightFrank providing insights on the impact of the Riyadh Metro on real estate markets across the city highlights that the mega infrastructure project is expected to be wide-ranging both in terms of social and...
  YouGov's latest survey finds that although UAE residents are generally happy with their current financial situation, they worry about their financial future due to fear of job loss and pay cuts Financial planning is an important part of most people’s...
Tight Victory for Team Tonino Lamborghini Residences Dubai at The Beach Polo Cup Dubai 2018  Sheikh Mansour Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai International Marine Club and Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council presented the...