UAE
HyperloopTT and Aldar Properties sign world’s first commercial Hyperloop system agreement
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) has signed an agreement with Aldar Properties, the real estate developer in Abu Dhabi, which will allow HyperloopTT to start construction of the world’s first commercial Hyperloop system across 10km of critical development area between Abu Dhabi and Dubai. A HyperloopTT XO Square Innovation Centre... Read more
Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge to begin at Yas Marina Circuit
The 2018 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge is set for a spectacular launch at Yas Marina Circuit when the Middle East’s longest running world championship motor sport event returns to the UAE capital from March 24-29. The international line-up of cars, buggies, bikes and quads assembling in Abu Dhabi from... Read more
UAE show-jumping riders enjoy success in Abu Dhabi outing
The second day of the FBMA International Show Jumping Cup 2018 concluded at Al Forsan complex in Abu Dhabi last week with success for the UAE with a total of seven wins from its talented equestrian competitors. Winners and placed riders were from around the world, including the UAE,... Read more
Arabian Automobiles to host Xplore UAE X in Bab Al Shams on March 9, 2018
Arabian Automobiles and ENOC will host the 10th edition of the ever-popular Xplore UAE off-road fun drive on Friday, March 9, 2018 in the pristine Bab Al Shams desert terrain district of Dubai. With all proceeds going to charity, Xplore UAE X will begin and end at Bab Al... Read more
6 squads battle in UAE for Pakistan Super League supremacy
The HBL Pakistan Super League is set to begin at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium for the third successive year on February 22, 2018. The seminal sporting event until March 10, 2018, will see six of the best teams from the world of Pakistani cricket battle it out for... Read more
2018 Eclipse Cross enters the UAE market
Mitsubishi Al Habtoor Motors has launched the all-new 2018 Eclipse Cross for the UAE market. The Eclipse Cross features sharp coupe looks and dynamic SUV mobility with signature Mitsubishi styling, technology and driving confidence. The Eclipse Cross contains many all-new features, including a 1.5-litre direct-injection turbo- engine, keyless operation,... Read more
Consumers are becoming discerning ‘foodies’
A new study shows that consumer spending on food and beverage (F&B) in the UAE continues to show encouraging trends, although almost two thirds of restaurants are experiencing challenging conditions. According to the 2017 edition of the UAE KPMG F&B report, the UAE’s growing reputation as a dominant F&B... Read more
RAK targets fireworks’ Guinness World Record on New Year’s Eve
The 2018 Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve Fireworks by Al Marjan Island will attempt to set a Guinness World Records title on December 31, 2017, for the ‘Largest aerial firework shell’, with fireworks going up from 120 sites to create a spectacular canopy never seen before. Al Marjan... Read more
Festival Wheel spins into action at Dubai Festival City Mall
Dubai Festival City Mall has launched a spectacular new attraction – Festival Wheel – located at Festival Bay for visitors to enjoy year round. Dominating the Dubai Creek skyline, the new Festival Wheel with 30 capsules and standing 40 metres high, offers spectacular views of the city. Open seven... Read more
2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon ready to venture off-road
The all-new 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon features exceptional off-road capability courtesy of specific technical features including two advanced 4×4 systems, new Selec-Trac full-time two-speed transfer case, Tru-Lock electric front- and rear-axle lockers, Trac-Lok limited-slip differential and an electronic sway-bar disconnect. Having made its global debut on November 29 at... Read more