Sunday 19 February 2017 18:30 CET
Defence deals worth 1.2 billion dollars announced at key UAE show
Deals worth nearly 4.4 billion dirhams (1.2 billion dollars) were reached at a major defence show that opened Sunday in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), an official said.
Saturday 03 December 2016 14:55 CET
Fund announced to protect cultural heritage in conflict zones
France, the United Arab Emirates and almost 40 other countries and international organizations launched a fund on Saturday to protect cultural heritage at risk from conflict and extremism.
Sunday 27 November 2016 15:41 CET
Rosberg wins first Formula One world title at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Germany's Nico Rosberg clinched his first Formula One world title by finishing second at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Sunday behind winner Lewis Hamilton.
Thursday 24 November 2016 12:30 CET
Report: no F1 race in Germany in 2017
The German Formula One Grand Prix has been scrapped from the official 2017 calendar which is to be ratified next week, the Auto, Motor und Sport (AMS) magazine said on its website Thursday.
Science & Tech
Tuesday 26 July 2016 02:53 CET
Solar plane lands in Abu Dhabi after record-setting world journey
Solar Impulse 2 became the first solar-powered aircraft to circle the globe when it touched down in Abu Dhabi early Tuesday, the mission's team said.
Saturday 16 January 2016 15:59 CET
UAE: 23 injured in 96 car crashes blamed on heavy fog
Twenty-three people were injured Saturday in four separate multi-vehicle crashes involving a total of 96 cars in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, police said.
Sunday 10 January 2016 13:41 CET
Emirati man sentenced to death for joining Islamic State
A court in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday sentenced a local man to death on charges of joining the Islamic State extremist group.