Masdar Institute of Technology — the Emirate of Abu Dhabi’s alternative energy and sustainability research-oriented university — recently unveiled plans for the creation of a center for researching sustainable energy enabling technologies. Show More Summary
Submitted by F.F.Wiley of Cyniconomics blog, In return for speaking fees reported to be “at least” $250,000, Ben Bernanke confessed a few of the Fed’s missteps while speaking to guests of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi on Tuesday: “Bernanke...Show More Summary
After a four-year hold, the Red Bull Air Race is back on tour starting in Abu Dhabi with pilots hitting 200 mph at less than 70 feet above the Persian Gulf.
Etihad did not elaborate on "technical failure" or provide other information on the problem.
Former U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke made at least $250,000 in his first public speaking event in Abu Dhabi. The handsome paycheck exceeded the entirety of his 2013 earnings as head of the Fed. According to one CNBC commentator,...Show More Summary
Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes than he made all of last year as head of the US Federal Reserve. ||| New York/Abu Dhabi - Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the US Federal Reserve. Show More Summary
NEW YORK/ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the U.S. Federal Reserve.
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - The outlook for the U.S. economy is positive compared to the rest of the industrial world and there are good reasons to think it will keep growing at a rate of around 3 percent this year, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernan...
If high-performance airplanes zooming through an obstacle course of pylons while traveling at speeds up to 230 mph only 50-80 feet above water sounds good to you, then listen up. 2014 marks the return of Red Bull Air Race, on hiatusShow More Summary
GULF’s protest continued this week with a more subdued event outside of NYU, another institution undergoing scrutiny for its labor practices in Abu Dhabi.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers questioned Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson on Wednesday over a new federal program that allows airplane travelers arriving from Abu Dhabi in the Gulf to bypass domestic screening when they land in the Unite...
We asked the Guggenheim Foundation for clarification based on yesterday's G.U.L.F. statement. These are the answers we received.
The UFC now has a full card for Fight Night 39, which is scheduled to go down in April from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The new additions include a range of veterans and promotional newcomers. The news came Tuesday and was initially...Show More Summary
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for UFC Fight Night 39, headlined by a heavyweight hoss fight pitting Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira against Roy Nelson, airing on the promotion's new "Fight Pass" digital network. Event: UFC Fight Night 39: "Nogueira vs. Show More Summary
A Formula 1 driving experience in Abu Dhabi fired the engines of a group of Robb Report readers. Frosch Travel planned an exhilarating itinerary for this intimate group featuring an exclusive driving experience at the Yas Marina Circuit, one of the world’s most prestigious racing venues. Upon arrival, the group shuttled from the airport to the St. Show More Summary
In a first for daytime drama, The Bold and the Beautiful is gearing up for a location shoot in the United Arab Emirates — specifically Abu Dhabi and Dubai — that will involve... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Don Diamont Katherine Kelly Lang Thorsten Kaye The Bold and the Beautiful Bob Barker Scott Clifton Brandon McMillan
Alagoas Pro Grand Slam to kick off next month in Brazil featuring Surf & Race After a dramatic first stop for the Stand Up World Tour at Sunset Beach on Oahu’s North Shore, next up will be the Alagoas Pro Grand Slam, taking place from the 29th March to the 6th April. This Grand Slam event [...]
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Vintage hell-raisers, the Rolling Stones played their first ever concert in the Middle east on Friday - a gig to 30,000, mostly Western fans in culturally conservative Abu Dhabi.
EXCLUSIVE: Alessandro Nivola will join Jessica Chastain, Oscar Issac and Albert Brooks in J.C. Chandor’s thriller A Most Violent Year for Participant Films and Image Nation Abu Dhabi. Nivola is most recently remembered for playing the FBI agent with the slicked-back hair whose ambition was as grand as his sideburns in David O. Show More Summary
Back in January, Abu Dhabi became the first Middle Eastern airport to open a US customs and immigration pre-clearance facility. That seemed like an odd and somewhat political move, since no US airline actually flies to Abu Dhabi. ItShow More Summary