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,…

Carrefour launches ‘world’s first’ sailing supermarket in Dubai

UAE malls and retail firm Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) has launched a ‘sail thru’ Carrefour store…

UAE Food Bank launches third site in Dubai

  The UAE Food Bank has launched its third operational site in Al Muhaisnah-2 in Dubai.…

Dubai to build solar-powered desalination plan

  The plant will be able to produce 120m gallons of drinkable water a day by…

Israeli settlements – illegal under international law – proliferate at record levels

The advancement of settlement units continued at an unprecedented high level during the second half of…

Middle East airline carriers’ traffic increased by 4.2% in 2018

Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for 2018 showing that global demand (revenue…

UN accuses Saudi Arabia of undermining Khashoggi investigation

Saudi Arabia “seriously curtailed and undermined” Turkey’s ability to investigate the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, a…

Dubai International still No.1 for international travellers

Dubai International Airport handled 89.1 million passengers in 2018, missing its target but remaining the world’s…