The event cost around $6.8 billion after eight years of planning as the United Arab Emirates hopes to boost its economy by attracting 25 million business and tourist visits
Foreigners with new UAE "green visa" will now be able to work without company sponsorship, and can sponsor their parents and children up to 25 years old, officials said.
Officials say friction or heat may have led to the blast on a container ship carrying flammable materials at Jebel Ali port – one of the world's busiest.
The channel has strong connections to former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and will broadcast its content from the UAE in a bid to reach Arab audiences.
Wealthy investors flush with cash have flooded Dubai’s high-end property market, one of the few places in the world where they can dine, shop and do business in person
Demonstrations mark first major unrest for Sultan Haitham bin Tariq, who took over in January 2020 after death of long-ruling Sultan Qaboos bin Said.
Could the planet finally be on track to limiting climate change? After US President Joe Biden ramped up ambitions with a climate summit, experts are cautiously saying yes — although a difficult path lies ahead.
In another initiative to pacify its population, the tiny state comes up with a system which rewards people for meeting certain benchmarks.
Security sources, cited by Israel's Channel 12 television, say the vessel Hyperion Ray was "lightly damaged" near the Emirati port of Fujairah.
The gaming market in UAE is expected to reach $821 million this year, with the UAE and Saudi Arabia being the biggest players.
Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who had also been UAE’s finance minister since 1971, had been unwell in recent months and had undergone surgery in October.
The painting by British artist Sacha Jafri holds the Guinness World Record for the largest art canvas and proceeds from its sale are meant to benefit UNICEF, UNESCO, Global Gift Foundation and Dubai Cares.
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