RTA to install 6,500 surveillance cameras in Dubai taxis

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has begun installing surveillance cameras in all taxis affiliated to the Public Transport Agency. The transport authority said the...

Only 32% of UAE residents would recommend their bank, survey shows

Only a third of UAE residents would actively recommend their bank to friends and family, according to a new survey from personal finance comparison...

The Shindagha Bridge Project video

The Shindagha Bridge is part of the AED5 billion Shindagha Corridor Project extending 13 km along Sheikh Rashid Street.

Mohammed bin Rashid launches construction of AED394 million Shindagha Bridge project

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, accompanied by His Highness Sheikh...

Weather alert: Brace for cloudy, rainy weekend in UAE

Though parts of the UAE saw light to moderate rainfall on Wednesday morning, the chances of it continuing over the next couple of days...

Holy month of Ramadan begins tomorrow in UAE

The holy month of Ramadan will begin on May 17 (Thursday) in UAE, wam announced today. In a tweet on Tuesday night, wam announced that...

Dubai ruler hails Area 2071 as ‘bridge to the future’

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has opened Area 2071, an interactive platform...

Dubai’s Nakheel says to issue PALM360 construction tender in Q3

Nakheel is calling for piling and enabling works proposals for PALM360, its iconic, two-tower luxury hotel and residential project on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah. The news...

Expo 2020 Dubai backs 26 projects that are improving lives or...

Dozens of innovations, ranging from agricultural initiatives that empower women and farmers to novel products that could combat desertification or plastic waste, are among...

Mohammed bin Rashid approves ‘Dubai Cruise Terminal’ as the main hub...

Government of Dubai Media Office – 14 May 2018: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the...

Dubai Police to have driverless patrol vehicles on roads by 2020

Dubai Police plans to have driverless patrol vehicles operating on the emirate’s roads by 2020 and has signed a MoU with technology company Acacus...

Weather alert: Flights delayed as dust storm continues in UAE

The heavy dust storm that UAE woke up to on Sunday continued well into the evening, with most flights out of Dubai being delayed....

Video: Fire in Dubai Marina building put out

A fire that broke out in a high-rise tower located in Dubai Marina on Sunday has been put out. The Dubai Civil Defence was working to...

China inks deal confirming participation in Expo 2020

Dubai: China said it will be showcasing its latest technology as well as its ‘One Belt, One Road’ initiative at its pavilion at the...

Sheikh Mohammed meets with Queen Elizabeth on sidelines of Windsor Royal...

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended the Windsor Royal...

Will Saudi Arabia trump $500bn Neom at second FII event?

The second Future Investment Initiative (FII) will take place in Riyadh in October, following the success of the inaugural event which saw the launch...

Hot weather conditions to continue in UAE

Weather: The residents of the UAE are unlikely to get any relief from the heat as the weather department predicts a further rise in...

Speed limit along key Dubai road to increase from today

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai, and the General HQ of Dubai Police, have decided to increase the speed limit of the...

UAE-India trade set to hit $100bn by 2020

Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI), an agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED), has completed a tour of three Indian cities as...

Is Dubai still on Uber’s radar for flying taxis?

Doubts have emerged about plans by tech giant Uber to test flying cars during the Dubai's Expo 2020 event after the company launched a...