Safest City in The World: Abu Dhabi

Safest City in The World: Abu Dhabi






Safest City in The World: Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi has been named the safest city in the world by Numbeo, a website that curates and collates data to develop the world’s largest user-contributed database about cities and countries worldwide. With the lowest crime index of just 13.54 in the past six months, and the highest […]






Dubai Backed Hyperloop One Completes Phase 2 Testing

Dubai Backed Hyperloop One Completes Phase 2 Testing






Dubai Backed Hyperloop One Completes Phase 2 Testing The company would open its 1st international office in Dubai in September. Dubai-backed Hyperloop One, the company building the high-speed hyperloop transportation system, has successfully completed the second phase of testing in the Nevada desert, it announced on Wednesday. The company completed Phase 2 testing on 29 […]






New Mercedes Benz Showroom to be Developed on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island

New Mercedes Benz Showroom to be Developed on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island






New Mercedes Benz Showroom to be Developed on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island $DDAIF Construction on the project is scheduled to start in Q-4 Y 2017 Abu Dhabi developer Aldar Properties has signed a partnership agreement with conglomerate Al Fahim Group to develop a new Mercedes-Benz (OTCMKT:DDAIF) and AMG showroom and express service center in Yas […]






UAE Stock Update

UAE Stock Update






UAE stock markets were calm on the last day of April with some shares closing slightly up. A number of brokerage companies have opted for clearing the short positions of their clients with the objective of settling their monthly financial statements before referring them to the Securities and Commodities Authority. While a number of leaders […]






Putin Building Ties with UAE

Putin Building Ties with UAE






His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has discussed with Russian President Vladimir Putin, friendship, cooperation, regional and international issues of mutual interest. This came when the Russian President received His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed and accompanying delegation at […]






Real Life Fantasy City, a Visionary Sheik, and Thoroughbred Racing’s New Order

Real Life Fantasy City, a Visionary Sheik, and Thoroughbred Racing’s New Order






Real Life Fantasy City, a Visionary Sheik, and Thoroughbred Racing’s New Order It is about the beauty of the horse… Rising from the desert is a real life “City of the Future”, there is something from the Arabian Nights, awe-inspiring, a sleek glass building glows high above the manicured race track below. It is an […]






Abu Dhabi, Dubai Partner with GE for Region’s 1st Microfactories

Abu Dhabi, Dubai Partner with GE for Region’s 1st Microfactories






Abu Dhabi, Dubai Partner with GE for Region’s 1st Microfactories $GE, $ADSK The factories will focus on industrial firms and consumer goods Abu Dhabi state investment firm Mubadala has announced a partnership with Dubai Future Foundation and US conglomerate GE’s (NYSE:GE) additive division to establish the 1st microfactories in the region. The MOU (memorandum of […]






Dubai: The Hyperloop Race Heats Up

Dubai: The Hyperloop Race Heats Up






Dubai: The Hyperloop Race Heats Up This week, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) announced that it’s starting construction on its passenger capsule at its research and development facility in Toulouse, France, a sign that the spunky startup might be more than just talk. HTT is working with Carbures S.A., a Spanish company that builds components and […]






Experience Zero-gravity at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s Turbo Track

Experience Zero-gravity at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s Turbo Track






Experience Zero-gravity at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s Turbo Track $RACE The daredevil ride which opens on 29 March will throw you up and above the theme park’s iconic roof Think about riding a rollercoaster that climbs 64 metres above ground and then dives all the way down at 102km/h. This Ferrari World’s Turbo Track, the […]






“Turbo Track” Opening at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

“Turbo Track” Opening at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi






“Turbo Track” Opening at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi $RACE Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has unveiled “Turbo Track”, a new, Hyper roller coaster ride set to open at the end of March 2017. The 3-stage experience, which gives guests an authentic feel of what it’s like to become a Ferrari test driver, is the latest racing […]






Abu Dhabi in Talks to Invest in $100-B SoftBank’s Vision Fund

Abu Dhabi in Talks to Invest in $100-B SoftBank’s Vision Fund






Abu Dhabi in Talks to Invest in $100-B SoftBank’s Vision Fund $SFTBY, $AAPL, $ORCL, $DB, $UBS Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund is a major backer of the fund Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund is said to be among the parties in talks to invest in Japanese telecoms group SoftBank’s (OTCMKT:SFTBY)$100-B technology fund. The FT cited people […]






F1: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Qualifying, Hamilton on the Pole

F1: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Qualifying, Hamilton on the Pole






F1: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Qualifying, Hamilton on the Pole $RACE MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton challenged team-mate Nico Rosberg Saturday, as he qualified for the Pole position for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with an excellent qualifying performance. The rivals are set to battle it out for the world title in Sunday’s Formula One season […]






MBZAMG’s Lewis Hamilton Edged Nico Rosberg in Abu Dhabi Practice

MBZAMG’s Lewis Hamilton Edged Nico Rosberg in Abu Dhabi Practice






MBZAMG’s Lewis Hamilton Edged Nico Rosberg in Abu Dhabi Practice $RACE MBZAMG’s Lewis Hamilton edged Nico Rosberg in Abu Dhabi practice, Ferrari and Red Bull Trailed the Leaders Mr. Hamilton said he can go even quicker after the MercedesAMG driver topped both of Friday’s practice sessions. He came 0.04sec ahead of teammate Nico Rosberg in […]






Dubai, Abu Dhabi Apartment Rents Fall in July

Dubai, Abu Dhabi Apartment Rents Fall in July






Dubai, Abu Dhabi Apartment Rents Fall in July $JJL Declines were recorded for all apartment unit sizes last month, according to Bayut.com Apartment rents in Dubai and Abu declined an average of 2 and 6% respectively in July from 1-H of the year, according to Bayut.com. In its monthly report, the property site said the […]






S&P Maintains Strong Abu Dhabi Ratings

S&P Maintains Strong Abu Dhabi Ratings






S&P Maintains Strong Abu Dhabi Ratings The agency affirmed its ‘AA’ long-term ratings for the emirate despite low Crude Oil prices  Ratings agency S&P has maintained its strong ratings for Abu Dhabi despite the impact of low Crude Oil prices on the Emirate’s economy. In its latest report, S&P affirmed its ‘AA’ long-term and ‘A-1+’ short-term […]






Solar Impulse 2 Completes Historic Round-the-World Flight

Solar Impulse 2 Completes Historic Round-the-World Flight






Solar Impulse 2 Completes Historic Round-the-World Flight The Zero-fuel plane landed in Abu Dhabi Tuesday morning, more than a year after setting off from the UAE capital Solar Impulse 2 has completed its round-the-world trip powered only by the Sun after landing at Abu Dhabi’s Al Bateen Airport Tuesday morning. The Zero-fuel aeroplane set off […]






New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi

New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi






New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi’s Miral signs agreement with US-based skyTran for Yas Island Jet-like vehicles running on magnetic lines may soon be deployed in Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island, it was announced Wednesday. Miral, the company that manages Yas Island has signed an agreement with US-based skyTran, a NASA Space […]






Worst Behind Abu Dhabi as it Looks to Revive Guggenheim Plans

Worst Behind Abu Dhabi as it Looks to Revive Guggenheim Plans






Worst Behind Abu Dhabi as it Looks to Revive Guggenheim Plans The Chairman of the Emirate’s Department of Economic Development said he expected the plans to be revived amid positive economic growth predictions Abu Dhabi is expected to revive its plans for a Guggenheim Museum next year amid expectations of accelerated economic growth, according to […]






Dubai Headed to a Period of Accelerated Growth

Dubai Headed to a Period of Accelerated Growth






Dubai Headed to a Period of Accelerated Growth Dubai is weathering the Crude Oil-led economic slowdown afflicting its GCC neighbors and will enter a period of “rapid acceleration” in the buildup to the Expo 2020 trade fair, the International Monetary Fund says. Speaking to the media, the IMF’s mission chief for the UAE, Zeine Zeidane, […]






Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens

Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens






Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens The 200-Room hotel is located on Al Maryah Island The third Four Seasons in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and 1st in Abu Dhabi, saw its 1st guests Thursday. Located on Al Maryah Island, the 200-room hotel adjoins the Abu Dhabi Global Market Square,  the UAE capital’s new international […]






Top Locations for Renting, Buying Property in Dubai & Abu Dhabi

Top Locations for Renting, Buying Property in Dubai & Abu Dhabi






Top Locations for Renting, Buying Property in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Despite price declines, yields remained high in both Emirates UAE real estate markets were stable in Q-1 of Y 2016 as major developers continued to launch mega projects, according to property site www.Bayut.com  The company said there were welcome signs of recovery in the […]






Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi

Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi






Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi $TWX The $1-B park at Yas Island is scheduled to open in Y 2018 Abu Dhabi will soon open a new $1-B Warner Bros, a unit of Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) themed destination, it was announced Tuesday. Located on Yas Island, the development will include a […]