This week, the world’s first 3D-printed office building opened in the United Arab Emirates. The innovative building was presented by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President and Prime Minister of Dubai.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Officials in Dubai have announced a new, $270-million project to build homes and shops along part of the under-construction Dubai canal. The project called Marasi Business Bay will be built by Dubai Holding, a conglomerate controlled by the emirate’s ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Dubai Holding said […]
DUBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As the Gulf states take steps to expand their use of clean energy, a bold plan by the United Arab Emirates to boost its use of renewable electricity from less than 1 percent to 24 percent in the next five years could be a game-changer for the region, experts say.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A spokesman for Iran’s Foreign Ministry says his government “will try to speed up” a case involving a detained U.S. permanent resident accused by state-run media of being a spy. Hossein Jaberi Ansari’s comments are about Lebanese citizen Nizar Zakka. Zakka disappeared in Tehran in September after attending a […]
Sure, the new Oasis Eco Resort in Abu Dhabi looks cool, but what the heck are you supposed to do there for fun? The proposed development in the Liwa region of the United Arab Emirates is slated to open in 2020 and is being touted as “one of the g... via JustLuxe.com
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Surrounded by 300 deserted man-made islands, Dubai's newest real-estate wonder has all the amenities of a luxury hotel — plus views of the bottom of the sea. Dubai is already home to the world's tallest building, an indoor ski slope and man-made islands viewable from space. [...]Show More Summary
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have signed an agreement on creating a joint council to strengthen cooperation and boost relations between the two countries, local media reported.
Designed by German studio 3deluxe the ornamental Butterfly Pavillon located on Noor Island in the Arab Emirate Sharjah is the first in a series of attractions being built as a part of a roughly six acre transmedia landscape park. The...Show More Summary
According to reports, Interstate Aviation Committee had completed, together with the United Arab Emirates and the United States, transcribing the voice recorder from Flydubai's Flight 981 which crashed in Russia's Rostov-on-Don.
The prince of Abu Dhabi ordered to allocate $20 million in investment to Yemen’s small and medium business, United Arab Emirates (UAE) media reported Sunday.
A military aircraft crashed Sunday in the United Arab Emirates, killing two, local media reported.
That a desert nation such as the United Arab Emirates should even think about building a mountain to make it rain is a sign of desperate times, says Jamais Cascio
The United Kingdom will create a so-called anti-corruption innovation hub with the possible participation of several other countries, including France and the United Arab Emirates, the UK government said Thursday.
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates — For the renegade Iranian artist Farideh Lashai, landscape painting became a reflexive gesture to experiment with new forms and animated methods.
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates — The show looks to answer the questions: How can we produce memory out of situations in which history has been annihilated? How can archeologists reconstruct sites in-situ where all the elements have gone missing?
If the United Arab Emirates has a minister for happiness (and it does), then why can’t a country have a CIO? Taavi Kotka sees no reason why and he has been chief information officer for the Estonian government since 2013. Kotka is working...Show More Summary
In recognition of climate change being one of the most dangerous threats to humanity on Planet Earth, a company in the United Arab Emirates called “Masdar” (nicknamed the “ Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company”) planned in 2006 to construct a 100% green city. Show More Summary
Artificial mountains are possible. Controlling the weather … well, that’s a little harder.
Hear about travel to United Arab Emirates as the Amateur Traveler talks to travel writer Zora O’Neill about her recent trip to these small states on the Persian / Arabian Gulf. Zora […] The post Travel to the United Arab Emirates – Episode...Show More Summary
The US military announced Friday the deployment of a small contingent of armed forces on the ground in Yemen to offer intelligence support in the United Arab Emirate's fight for the port city of Al Mukalla, against an al-Qaeda offshoot extremist group.