Sept 20 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka all-rounder and former skipper Angelo Mathews has been ruled out of the first test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi next week with a calf injury, but the uncapped Sadeera Samarawickrama, Roshen Silva and Lahiru Gamage are in the squad.
After a 5-year long delay, the world's first Louvre-branded museum outside of Paris is set to showcase a wealth of iconic post-impressionist masterpieces and historic artefacts to the public this November.
Jean Nouvel's Louvre Abu Dhabi – the first universal museum in the Arab world – will open its doors to the public on November 11th. Nestled underneath a huge porous dome, the museum galleries will house an extensive collection of artworks, artifacts and loans from France’s top museums, with a particular focus on shared human stories across civilizations and cultures.[...]
Last month on Aug 9, a gay man and a transgender woman from Singapore were arrested in a mall in Abu Dhabi just a day after they arrived for a photoshoot and networking. For the charges of ‘wearing women’s clothes’ and ‘outrageous acts in public’, according to court documents, the two were sentenced to a […]
Abu Dhabi’s popularity as a tourist destination has rocketed recently, and it’s not hard to see why. With it’s brilliant blue sky, Emirati culture, luxury hotels and exciting theme parks, this is a city that will please even the most discerning traveller. Show More Summary
There have been promises and glimpses of what the Bombardier CSeries can do. Well it seem airBaltic is to put this to the test, with a planned service between Riga and Abu Dhabi. airBaltic Bombardier CSeires – Image, airBaltic The airline will launch a four-times-a-week service between Riga (Latvia) and Abu Dhabi (UAE). Show More Summary
Finally! Louvre Abu Dhabi, which made our list of most anticipated new architecture in 2016 and 2017, is finally opening, a full decade after the project was announced and five years after the original completion date. Designed by French...Show More Summary
The Louvre Abu Dhabi will finally open to the public on November 11, a decade after the project was launched, France's culture minister said Wednesday. "It is my pleasure to announce that the Louvre Abu Dhabi will open its doors on November 11," Francoise Nyssen said at a news conference in Abu Dhabi. Show More Summary
"The opening festivities, from 11 to 15 November, will be marked by cultural events and visits from museum directors from around the world. The café and the children's museum will also be opened, but it will still take months before all the site's facilities, which include a scientific center, are fully functional. The first exhibition, […]
Air India Express flight IX452 from Abu Dhabi to Kochi, India rolled into a drain after the Boeing 737 arrived this morning. At least that Air India plane had air conditioning and not rats. And this time the Air India plane wasn't hit by a passenger bus. Continue reading Air India 737 Falls Into a Drain, Passengers Evacuated...
LONDON - The International Paralympic Committee decided Monday in Abu Dhabi that 537 medal events will be contested in 22 sports at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.A total of 4,400 athletes -- at least 1,756 of them female -- are expected...Show More Summary
At several points in time American Airlines has been unable to book premium cabin awards on Etihad, especially for travel between the US and Abu Dhabi. For the last two years the workaround has been to call the American Airlines reservation line in Australia which rings in agents in Fiji. Continue reading Has Our Great Hack For Booking Etihad Awards With American Miles Died?...
Bereits vor einigen Tagen hatte der (ehemalige) CodeShare Partner bekannt gegeben, wie seine Gäste auf einem Etihad Ticket aber mit airberlin Flügen von Abu Dhabi nach Berlin umgebucht werden sollen. Etihad veröffentlicht Umbuchungsregeln...Show More Summary
„Du kommst hier net rein“. So oder so ähnlich haben heute früh sicher einige geschaut, als diese in Düsseldorf mit Etihad nach Abu Dhabi fliegen wollten. Denn das Flugerlebnis begann nicht so erfreulich. Normalerweise haben Gäste mit einem Etihad Guest Status (das Bonusprogramm bei Etihad) oder Reisende in der Business Class einen Zugang zur Lounge. Show More Summary
Etihad Airways is one of the Middle East Big 3. They are based in Abu Dhabi, and operate a global network. Etihad has been a stakeholder in various airlines. They are deeply involved with Alitalia, an airline that is on the verge of bankruptcy. Etihad also owned parts of Air Berlin, which has gone bankrupt […]
Over the past decade, Etihad has distinguished itself as one of the finest international airlines in the world. One of the Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates-based carrier's calling cards is it swanky first and business class cabins. In 2017, consumer aviation research firm Skytrax named Etihad's first class cabin the best in the world. Show More Summary
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates urged Iran and Turkey on Monday to end what it called their "colonial" actions in Syria, signaling unease about diminishing Gulf Arab influence in the war.
A new production update indicates that Star Wars 9 will shoot in Abu Dhabi where The Force Awakens originally shot Jakku.
Fast cars and adrenaline rushes don't have much in common with a cruise ship, unless you're planning to sail on the Crystal Symphony this winter. The ship will arrive in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in time for the capital city’s Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit.The annual event,...