In case you missed Dubai's spectacular fireworks on New Year's eve held at Downtown Dubai, here is the video recording '2013 Highlight Video of the Downtown Dubai New Year's Eve Fireworks', courtesy of EMAAR. Downtown Dubai was abuzz with excitement...
Ruxeena Musthafa is an upcoming Dubai-based contemporary artist who began her tryst with the world art, at a very young age. Today, she creates stunning, inspiring works of abstract art that evoke the visceral as well as the intellectual...
Dubai International Boat Show growth contributes to robust regional marine industry 22nd edition showcases 430 boats valued at AED 1.8 billion The show’s largest-ever superyacht to be showcased along with 42 global and regional premiers and 750 exhibiting companies and brands Dubai...
Tyre changing will never seem the same anymore, thanks to a bunch of dauntless youngsters giving a new take on the whole tyre replacement activity. Let’s imagine this situation. While vacationing with a group of friends in a car, on...
Edmiston to showcase NIRVANA, one of the world’s top yachts at Dubai International Boat Show 2014 • NIRVANA will be the largest yacht on display at the show • NIRVANA is currently the most expensive yacht for sale in the world Yachts –...
Celebrating the success of an emotional journey and applauding the fortitude of Dubai based businessman who emerged as a fighter through difficult times, Arabian Center brought together the Reel and Real life family of Jacobinte Swargarajyam (Jacob’s Kingdom of...
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...
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...
Apart from the glitz and glamour of Dubai, one of the top reasons why people love living in Dubai is because of the safety and security the Megapolis provides. The United Arab Emirates, and in particular Dubai and Abu Dhabi,...
Etihad Airways has announced the launch of a new global brand advertising campaign that will soon storm the regional and international TV, print, outdoor, and digital media advertising space. Themed "The World Is Our Home, You Are Our Guest", this...
"When you’re not around…” - a social experiment by Emirates NBD Have you ever stopped to think about what you mean to the ones who love you? Have you ever stopped to think about their life without you? Dubai based...
TPC Leadership Middle East, a group of coaching and leadership specialists led by Tracy May, a highly experienced leadership consultant and executive coach, organized a Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Breakfast yesterday for business executives and leaders from several top tier...
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...
The region's first ever fashion event on board a moving train has propelled Dubai into the international fashion scene like never before. Dubai Fashion 2013 got off to a rousing start on Wednesday, 23rd January when the first in its...
Influenced by a multitude of factors including growing populations, changing demographics, improved access to education, rising incomes, ongoing research in the field of dietetics and nutrition, growing health consciousness and concern for the environment, global food trends are constantly...
Global Restaurant Investment Forum will discuss and dissect modern-day disruptors in the world of F&B Leaders from Hakkasan Group, Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group, Altamarea Group and YO! Sushi will discuss innovation, internationalisation and expansion at the annual meeting place for...
Al Wasl and Jumeirah are set to breathe a new lease of life with ‘BOXPARK’, the stylish new shopping district of Dubai. Meraas, a Dubai-based holding company with operations and assets in the UAE and overseas, announced the launch of...
UAE flowers and plants business estimated at over Dhs140m while the GCC region is estimated to be worth around Dhs970m. UAE geographic location and revival of real estate helping it become a major hub for flowers and plants trade. The UAE...
- 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...
Two of the biggest economies of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), UAE and Saudi Arabia are moving quickly towards cashless transactions. China (55%) and the UAE (26%) topped the list of countries adopting cashless transactions. Mastercard Advisors new global report The...
Property company Asteco Q1 2013 Dubai real estate report reveals increased demand is pushing Dubai real estate prices up further All residential developments in Dubai, especially those with quality buildings or those in prime areas, have continued where they ended...
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...
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 UK retail giant WHSmith has announced its plans to open eight shops at the delayed New Doha International Airport (NDIA). It is expected that the retailer will occupy around 8,000 square feet of space at the new airport,...
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...
Banking & finance could serve as a key sector for maximising employment for women in the UAE Emirati women are more likely than their male counterparts to consider a position in banking and finance (29% vs 11%) found a major...
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...
  Many of the world’s greatest corporations have been started and continue to be run by family dynasties. GCC family firms are becoming more aware of the increasing importance of corporate governance but it is still not yet a high strategic...
Bahrain has been ranked as the Middle East's top economically free country. According to the annual Index of Economic Freedom published by The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal, Bahrain remains the Middle East / North Africa’s (MENA) region’s...
IoT Middle East 2018, to be held on 13th of March in Dubai to discuss new technologies and opportunities The fifth edition of the ‘Internet of Things 2018’ will be a cross-industry conference aimed for the business community to discuss bottom-line impacts,...
    A new report by the global travel market research firm PhoCusWright predicts that the travel market in Saudi Arabia will increase at a steady rate of 4 percent, from USD 10.2 billion in 2012 to USD 11.4 billion in...
Global Economic Indicator Reveals Mid-East Professionals Believe in Flexible Working. Half of us work remotely – when will the rest catch up? Remote working is here to stay, building productivity, reducing operating costs and increasing staff retention. While the chief executive of...
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...
Emirates’ new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with its game changing fully enclosed private suites in First Class, as well as refreshed Business and Economy Class cabins, has now entered service, to the delight of customers. The new Emirates cabins were...
A new survey of the Dubai real estate sector revealed indicate that Dubai property market is currently undergoing a correction in property values over the three months to June, but the rental market continues to strengthen. According to the latest survey by...
Dubai Butterfly Garden is the first and the only butterfly garden in the Middle East Dubai Butterfly Garden is the largest covered butterfly garden in the world, which includes custom built domes and a butterfly museum. The Butterfly garden consists of...
Construction work on the replica of Titanic, an iconic ocean liner which sank on its maiden voyage 15 April 1912, is expected to start by the end of the year. Blue Star Line, which has undertaken the project, reveals talks are...
Year 2018 could be the year of the turnaround for UAE property prices, according to a leading real estate expert. According to analysis in Propertyfinder Trends, property prices are ripe for a rebound. Oil may command $80 a barrel by...
  Middle East comparison website Souqalmal.com , which is based in Dubai, aims to make the market easier for all of us to understand when it comes to financial and insurance products, schools and nurseries. Following an investment of USD 1.2m by Hummingbird...
E-commerce marketplace set to boom with the launch of Noon.com in Dubai and Riyadh An online shopping platform featuring 20 million products has been launched in Dubai and Riyadh. Emirati billionaire and businessman Mohamed Alabbar will surely be calling the shots of the...