Saudi spending spree aims to bring fresh air and fun to Riyadh

Saudi Arabia has confirmed it will  spend SAR86bn ($23bn) to boost the quality of life in…

UAE’s Masdar fits solar panels on Antarctic research centre

The solar installation will provide up to 30kW of electric power to the Casey research station,…

Alien cloud in UAE skies

While social media users speculated that an alien-like cloud formation that appeared in UAE skies on…

Ras Al Khaimah bridge claims Guinness world record

A steel arch bridge in Ras Al Khaimah has set a Guinness World Record as the…

UAE non-oil sector drove GDP to grow by 4.4% in last quarter of 2018

The UAE Central Bank’s quarterly review showed a slowdown in oil price growth during the fourth…

Sheikh Hamdan approves plan to turn Dubai universities into free zones

Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has approved a new strategy…

Could underwater project connect the UAE and India?

National Advisor Bureau Limited says Fujairah-Mumbai Subsea Tunnel Project is currently in its concept stage The…

Technology impacts on Dubai’s changing urban landscape

  The way we live, work and play in today’s modern world is evolving at a…

Protecting migrating birds in the Middle East

  According to BirdLife International, every autumn over two billion birds channel through the Middle East…

EBRD explores new opportunities in Morocco

On a special fact finding mission to outline possible new areas of economic investment, Alain Pilloux,…