British Airways cancels 2,000 'incorrectly' cheap tickets

Passengers are angry after tickets to Tel Aviv and Dubai were cancelled for being the incorrect price.

20 Jun 2018 09:46

US, UAE missed chance to capture Taliban leader: Post

Akhtar Mansoor visited Dubai to fundraise months before his assassination in 2016, Washington Post reports.

25 Mar 2018 08:57

Bollywood star Sridevi died from 'accidental drowning'

The 54-year-old actress passed away on Saturday morning while attending a family wedding in Dubai.

26 Feb 2018 11:52

Bollywood star Sridevi Kapoor's death 'accidental drowning'

Bollywood actress Sridevi Kapoor died of accidental drowning, a Dubai forensic report says

26 Feb 2018 11:52

Bollywood icon Sridevi dies of heart attack

The film star, who starred in more than 300 movies, died aged 54 while attending a family wedding in Dubai.

25 Feb 2018 04:46

Johanna Konta beaten in the last 16 of the Dubai Duty Free Championships

Britain's Johanna Konta is out of the Dubai Duty Free Championships after losing to Russia's Daria Kasatkina in the last 16.

21 Feb 2018 09:08

Sand Wars

From Mumbai to Tangier, Dubai to the Maldives, this investigation bares an emergency: the world's sand is disappearing.

13 Jan 2018 01:48

Dubai to build new record-breaking skyscraper

Not content to have the world's tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa, Dubai is building one which is even taller.

08 Jan 2018 01:00

Dubai Scot jailed for three months for public indecency

Businessman Jamie Harron was arrested after touching a man's hip in a Dubai bar.

22 Oct 2017 04:20

World's largest black diamond on display in Dubai - Emirates 24|7

Emirates 24|7World's largest black diamond on display in DubaiEmirates 24|7The French luxury diamond brand, Korloff Paris, has flown in one of the world's largest known black diamonds, Korloff Knoir Diamond, believed to have originated in Russia and eventually owned by several generations of a Russian noble family, Korlof ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Dubai property: is 2016 the year to invest Dh1m in the rental market? - The National

The NationalDubai property: is 2016 the year to invest Dh1m in the rental market?The NationalDubai's rental yields are averaging just over 7 per cent – extremely attractive when compared with cities such as Hong Kong at around 2 to 3 per cent and London at 3 to 4 per cent. In some parts of Dubai, the yield can be as high as 10 per cent net ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Dubai's movie-based theme parks to generate $5bn by 2020 - Emirates 24|7

Emirates 24|7Dubai's movie-based theme parks to generate $5bn by 2020Emirates 24|7"These theme parks based on movies will also bring in a huge number of tourists to Dubai. Ongoing construction of amusement attractions are in line with Dubai's vision to transform to an ultimate family tourism destination," said Abdul Rahman Falaknaz, ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Dubai property: is 2016 the year to invest Dh1m in the rental market?

To get straight to the point, 2016 will be a great time to invest in Dubai’s property market, but the real question should be when to take the plunge. Property sales values and transactions have declined over the past 18 months since the government ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Roger Federer Believes Choosing Dubai As A Second Training Base Has Helped Him

Roger Federer has used Dubai as a second training base for so many years and the 17 time Grand Slam winner believes operating out of the Middle East has helped him deal with the hectic schedule of the ATP. “For me it worked very well in terms of ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

'Everyone living in Dubai has taught me something or other' - Khaleej Times

Khaleej Times'Everyone living in Dubai has taught me something or other'Khaleej TimesTaking the bold call of moving to Dubai in early 2015 gave my career a new mould (my five years of acting and modelling experience in India gave me a boost to work with international directors and actors). This city of gold has given much more than I ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Will you pay Dh2,000 for New Year dinner in Dubai? - Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesWill you pay Dh2,000 for New Year dinner in Dubai?Khaleej TimesNew Year will become dearer for diners wishing to enjoy their delicacies while watching the fireworks from the iconic Burj Khalifa. Eateries circling Dubai Fountain at the foot of the world's tallest manmade structure are charging Dh1,200 to Dh2,000 ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Different nationalities celebrate Christmas in Dubai - Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesDifferent nationalities celebrate Christmas in DubaiKhaleej TimesJust out of college, Martina Iannilli, is visiting Dubai from Rome with her mother Antonella Rossi. They're in Dubai for a vacation, to spend Christmas, and to possibly find a job for a few months in the hospitality sector, so to experience the good ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Dubai's movie-based theme parks to generate $5bn by 2020

Theme parks in Dubai will help in generating $5 billion (Dh18.35 billion) in revenues by 2020, according to a report. "These theme parks based on movies will also bring in a huge number of tourists to Dubai. Ongoing construction of amusement attractions ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Dubai hotels suffer holiday slowdown - The National

The NationalDubai hotels suffer holiday slowdownThe NationalA variety of global factors are likely to result in a softening of the market, with occupancy set to fall under 80 per cent in Dubai, according to analysts. The economies of the Arabian Gulf states, traditionally a strong market for the holiday season ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18

Different nationalities celebrate Christmas in Dubai

Some live in Dubai, some are visiting, Khaleej Times finds out what are their plans during the festive season of Christmas and New Year. With the city already soaked in a festive mood on Christmas and with New Year around the corner, Khaleej Times captures ...

25 Dec 2015 11:18