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Arab Leaders, Seeing Hamas as Worse Than Israel, Stay Silent on Gaza

Following the military ouster of the Islamist government in Cairo last year, Egypt has led an emerging coalition of Arab states — including Jordan, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates — that has, through its silence, effectively lined up with Israel in its fight against Hamas, reports The New York Times. Show More Summary

This Man Fears America Will Have Him Tortured—Again

Sweden has declined to grant asylum to an American who fears his own country will have him tortured—again. In June 2011, Yonas Fikre, a Muslim American from Portland, Oregon, was visiting the United Arab Emirates when he was suddenly arrested and detained by the local security forces. Show More Summary

9 Ways Long Distance Strengthened My Relationship

3 days agoNews : CitizenSugar

Since we began dating six years ago, my boyfriend has lived in Northern and Southern California, Mississippi, two different cities in Texas, and The United Arab Emirates. He's moved more times during the course of our relationship than most people do in an entire lifetime. Show More Summary

Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid celebrations

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Millions of Muslims across the world celebrated the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday Monday, which marks the end of the monthlong fast of Ramadan.

World View: Embassies in Tripoli Evacuated as Libya Sinks into Tribal War

This morning's key headlines from Embassies in Tripoli evacuated, as Libya sinks into tribal war Generational timeline for Libya United Arab Emirates to launch a space program to reach Mars Embassies in Tripoli...Show More Summary

The largest chess club in the World in Sharjah (UAE)

The largest chess club in the World in Sharjah (UAE) The United Arab Emirates have many landmarks famous all around the world, including the tallest man-made structure Burj Khalifa, the world’s biggest mall, the Dubai Mall, the JW Marriott...Show More Summary

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

5 days agoNews : The Newsroom

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on modest skirts. Lavish buffets and cellphone apps.

In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi.

Metropolis 2.0: Not content with the world's tallest...

Not content with the world's tallest tower, the first underwater mall, and the scariest of all tennis courts, the United Arab Emirate just revealed plans for the first-ever temperature-controlled city to be constructed in (surprise!) Dubai. Designed to cover 48...

United Arab Emirates to Launch Unmanned Mission to Mars by 2021

The United Arab Emirates just announced that it's setting up a Space Agency - and it plans to send an unmanned probe to Mars by 2021. The UAE Space Agency will capitalize on the country's already strong aerospace technologies sector, which already exceeds

Robot cleans desert PV panels – water free

RNE has an article on water free solar power panel cleaning in the desert - Saudi solar robot cleans desert PV panels – water free. A United Arab Emirates company spun out of the nation’s renewed focus on renewable energy has come up with a simple solar panel cleaner designed to clean every panel in its coverage area each day. Show More Summary

Bahrain's Jihadist Dilemma

In recent years Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have waged crackdowns on local Muslim Brotherhood (MB) movements and their alleged sympathizers under the banner of combating "global terrorism." These governments claim thatShow More Summary

Palestinians are Friends with Journalists

Marcelino Torrecilla N. has started a series in Spanish called Stories from Gaza. The first installment by this United Arabe Emirates based Colombian was published on El Tiempo of Bogotá and tells a story of two Gulf News journalists in Abu Dhabi. Taking pictures in the Gulf is challenging and...

United Arab Emirates Plans to Create Space Program, Land Mars Probe

The United Arab Emirates has jumped into the international space race at a full sprint, announcing plans on Wednesday to create a space program and send an unmanned probe to Mars by 2021. "The UAE Mars probe represents the Islamic world’s...Show More Summary

The United Arab Emirates is creating its own space agency

The UAE will make an attempt to reach Mars with an unmanned probe by 2021.

UAE Establishes Space Agency, Plans Mission To Mars By 2021

"We chose the epic challenge of reaching Mars because epic challenges inspire us and motivate us," said the country's vice president. The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday established a space agency and announced plans to send an unmanned probe to Mars by 2021. Read Full Story

United Arab Emirates Boldly Go Where No Arab Nation Has Gone Before: Space

The United Arab Emirates, which is known for its bold and ambitious projects, now plans to boldly go where no Arab state has gone before: space. It has announced it will send a probe to Mars, launching an ambitious new space programme. Show More Summary

United Arab Emirates Says It Will Go To Mars By 2021

A bold announcement by the United Arab Emirates is more than just an idle boast

CEVA launches City of Energy in Middle East

  CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading global supply chain management companies, today announced the official opening of the City of Energy in the United Arab Emirates.

U.A.E. plans Arab world’s first mission to Mars

2 weeks agoNews : BlogPost

The government of the United Arab Emirates announced Wednesday the creation of its own space agency and its plan to send an unmanned mission to Mars by 2021. The probe's journey to Mars would coincide with the 50th anniversary of the U.A.E.'s independence from Britain in 1971. Show More Summary

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