The announcement from the Dubai-based airlines comes as the global aviation industry struggles to deal with the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
The airline claims it's the first to conduct on-site rapid Covid-19 tests for passengers flying overseas.
The execution of 37 prisoners in Saudi Arabia is a scathing indictment of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's 'liberalising reforms'.
The long-haul carrier Emirates says it has struck a deal valued at $21.4 billion with Airbus, while saying it is sad to see the end of production of the double-decker A380 jetliner.
The UAE is religiously diverse thanks to a large number of expats who practice their religion openly in the country. Pope Francis' visit is a welcome development but the UAE can do a lot more to be a truly 'tolerant' nation.
After the Qatari national football team won against Japan with 3-1 late on Friday and marked its first Asia Cup victory, huge crowds celebrated their national team back in Qatar.
With the launch of the world's third longest scheduled passenger flight, here is a brief look at some of the those that span the globe.
It is an allegation that Qatar has denied, claiming that it is an attempt by the UAE to divert attentions from Emirati transgressions.
The announcement to suspend flights came two days after Tunisian government officials said the UAE had banned Tunisian woman from flying to or transiting through its territory.
The deal was signed at the Dubai Air Show, where in previous years major Mideast carriers have flexed their spending power, including $140 billion in new orders announced in 2013.
New security measures including stricter passenger screening take effect on Thursday on all U.S.-bound flights to comply with government requirements designed to avoid an in-cabin ban on laptops.
General Ali Mohammed al Mohannadi, who is heading the investigation into the hacking, told a news conference the "hacking" was undertaken "from two sites in the Emirates."
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