Biden defends Afghanistan withdrawal amid rising chaos

In a Facebook post, Ghani Ashraf said he had left the country to avoid clashes with the Taliban that would endanger millions of Kabul residents. Some social media users branded Ghani, who did not disclose his location, a coward for leaving them in chaos. Joe Biden 'Failed experience' UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all parties … Continue reading Biden defends Afghanistan withdrawal amid rising chaos

Dubai, a new haven for startups

Dubai has already established itself as a thriving hub for major global firms, and now it is opening the doors to new business development, in a nod to potential disruptors. Dubai's rapid economic growth is rooted in real estate, with dizzying skyscrapers housing some of the city's top financial and consulting firms. It's an image … Continue reading Dubai, a new haven for startups

How Dubai police solved missing mail boy mystery

A boy found wandering alone outside a mall in Dubai was handed in by the woman who had been caring for him, police revealed on Thursday. Dubai Police said the Filipina shopper who claimed to have found the boy outside Al Reef Mall in Deira on September 7 was actually his carer. Police said she … Continue reading How Dubai police solved missing mail boy mystery

Dubai leader and estranged wife face legal battle in the UK

A legal battle between the powerful, poetry-writing ruler of Dubai and his wealthy estranged wife is leading toward a showdown in a London courtroom later this month. The family division court case scheduled on July 30 pits Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum against Princess Haya, daughter of the late King Hussein of Jordan and … Continue reading Dubai leader and estranged wife face legal battle in the UK

How you can become a fashion designer in the Middle East

Just as there are challenges for any meaningful adventure, becoming a fashion designer in the Middle East has its peculiar problems. Aliya Tair, someone who has walked the rope from Kazakhstan to the Emirates, has some useful pieces of advice for all who would love to dare. She's the founder of her namesake label. Having … Continue reading How you can become a fashion designer in the Middle East

Chinese Travelers To Be Issued Visas On Arrival At UAE.

In a move to boost tourism and trade, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) cabinet in Abu Dhabi has adopted a decision to grant visas for Chinese visitors upon arrival. Image: Dubai UAE prime minister and ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum made the decision known on Sunday, according to local media. As a global … Continue reading Chinese Travelers To Be Issued Visas On Arrival At UAE.

Will Smith Reveals Why He Loves Dubai.

Will Smith, popularly known for his role in the television series "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air", has revealed that Dubai is his favorite city. The 47-year-old has special reasons for this choice. Image: Will Smith Willard Carroll "Will" Smith, Jr. was in the emirates for a press conference held at Vox cinemas. The location for … Continue reading Will Smith Reveals Why He Loves Dubai.

Dubai Set To Launch Driverless Taxis As Its Second Technological Breakthroughs.

With the launch of its first driverless vehicles late last week, Dubai is set to take the world by storm with huge investments in the transportation sector. Mattar al-Tayer, the director general of emirate's Road Transport Authority said: "The country aims to have a quarter of all Dubai transport automated by 2030." Image shows Careems electric … Continue reading Dubai Set To Launch Driverless Taxis As Its Second Technological Breakthroughs.

Would You Take A Ride In Dubai’s Driverless Bus?

Image shows Dubai's driverless vehicle. We've all heard about Google's driverless cars and others in that category but Dubai's driverless bus services is the trendiest of all daily transportation systems. The futuristic Gulf-state launched this service for a month-long trial. After the first phase, Dubai hopes to expand the electric vehicles across its states. According to AFP, … Continue reading Would You Take A Ride In Dubai’s Driverless Bus?

Agbonlahor May Get Ban For Smoking Shisha Pipe In Dubai.

Sad news that the talented Gabriel Agbonlahor, 29, may be banned for pictures of him smoking shisha pipe in Dubai that surfaced online. He traveled to the Middle East recently for vacation. The player will not take part in the match between Chelsea as Aston Villa or any other matches in the Premier League henceforth. He has … Continue reading Agbonlahor May Get Ban For Smoking Shisha Pipe In Dubai.