Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale spare the Spanish champions' blushes after they come from 1-0 down to win 2-1 against Abu Dhabi's Al Jazira in the Club World Cup semi-final.
They did what? Real Madrid were playing against Al Jazira in the FIFA Club World Cup on Wednesday evening and no one could believe what happened. Al Jazira are a club that plays in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and currently play in the UAE Arabian Gulf League. They came up against a pretty much full […]
The museum, the only offshoot of the Louvre, opened Nov. 11. Its inaugural exhibition, “One Louvre to Another: Opening a Museum for Everyone,” will open Dec. 21. It ends April 7. The show’s three sections will tell the story of the Louvre, with royal paintings from Versailles under King Louis XIV,...
Abu Dhabi (AFP) – Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has warned his side not to take Al Jazira lightly as the clubs prepare to meet in the semi-final of the Club World Cup on Wednesday. Al Jazira are appearing at the tournament as champions...Show More Summary
Four-fifths of the UAE’s population are classed as ‘foreigners’ – people whose parents were born abroad. With permanent residency impossible, it’s a constant struggle to belong Abu Dhabi Indian School, founded in 1975, not long after the Trucial States became the United Arab Emirates, sits by Muroor Road. Show More Summary
The potential for tension between Riyadh and Abu Dhabi is illustrated by an increasing number of foreign-policy disagreements. On December 5, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Ministry announced the creation of a joint cooperation and coordination committee with Saudi Arabia. Show More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – Real Madrid can round off the most successful year in the club’s already glorious history by claiming a fifth trophy in 2017 at the Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi this week. They won La Liga, the Champions League, UEFA and...Show More Summary
Etihad has made changes recently to improve their financial performance, by trying to lower costs while increasing revenue. This has included canceling flights (like those from Abu Dhabi to Dallas and San Francisco), cutting amenities...Show More Summary
Just one year ago, electric vehicles were a rare sight on the roads of the UAE. Today, after a range of government initiatives and electric vehicle product launches from manufacturers, the electric vehicle industry in the UAE is looking to be one of the most promising in the region, and demand for EVs is expected to soar
Well, it sure has been a very busy travel week for me – I started it in Rome, continued to Vienna, then to Dubai, after that Abu Dhabi… and finally now in the Maldives! More specifically, at the island of paradise a.k.a the Park Hyatt Maldives. Show More Summary
After landing on Etihad from Beirut, I made my way through immigration toward the Premier Inn. After spending the last two nights on economy class flights, I was beyond excited to sleep in a real bed. It was a long walk from arrivals to the hotel. Show More Summary
Abu Dhabi (AFP) – Al Jazira set up a Club World Cup semi-final against Real Madrid after an Ali Mabkhout goal saw the Emiratis past Japan’s Urawa Reds 1-0 on Saturday. Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real will take on the local side on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Its embassy in Washington said the crown prince merely acted as an “intermediary purchaser” for Abu Dhabi. American officials say otherwise.
The Louvre Abu Dhabi said Friday that local Emirati authorities had "acquired" a $450-million painting by Renaissance master Leonardo Da Vinci, as reports swirled about the original source of funding. "Louvre Abu Dhabi is looking forward to displaying the Salvator Mundi by Leonardo Da Vinci. Show More Summary
INTERNATIONAL - The Louvre Abu Dhabi is getting Leonardo Da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi,” which sold last month at a Christie’s auction for $450 million, the most ever paid for a work of art. Christie’s said the artwork will be going to the museum, but declined to say whether the Louvre Abu Dhabi bought the painting. Show More Summary
MVRDV has revealed a new mixed-use residential development planned for Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, appropriately named Pixel. Due for completion in 2020, the project comprises a group of seven towers that sport an eye-catching pixelated...Show More Summary
The Louvre Abu Dhabi is now claiming they own the world's most expensive art work. The post Louvre Abu Dhabi Claims They Own Leonardo’s “Salvator Mundi” appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Alexa Bliss and Sasha Banks competed in the first-ever women’s match in the UAE.
The painting, which sold at auction last month for $450 million, is evidently going on long-term loan to the new (and also expensive) Persian Gulf museum, which opened last month.