FASSION | Gold, Diamond Shoes Unveiled In Dubai

DUBAI – A pair of high-heels that pays homage to the glamorous emirate of Dubai is vying to break the world record for the most expensive shoes in the world. Designed by Italian designer Antonio Vietri, the Moon Star Shoes were made with a solid gold heel that replicates the shape of the iconic Burj … Continue reading FASSION | Gold, Diamond Shoes Unveiled In Dubai

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EU Removes UAE, Switzerland, Mauritius From Tax Haven Listes

LUXEMBOURG – European Union finance minister agreed to remove the United Arab Emirates, Switzerland and Mauritius from the bloc’s list of countries deemed to be acting as tax havens,  a move that activists called a “whitewash”. The 28-nation EU set up a blacklist and a gray list of tax havens in December 2017 after revelations … Continue reading EU Removes UAE, Switzerland, Mauritius From Tax Haven Listes

EMIRATES | Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed Spends More Than $4 Million On A Horse

Buying the world’s greatest racehorses doesn’t come cheap, but even the industry’s most knowledgeable experts were “blown away” by the $4,356,000 spent on this year’s most expensive yearling colt. The young horse, the subject of a fierce bidding war, was eventually bought by Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who visited Tattersalls October … Continue reading EMIRATES | Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed Spends More Than $4 Million On A Horse

ROYAL DIVORCE | Dubai Ruler And Princess Set For Legal Battle In London Next Month

LONDON, October 8, 2019 – Jordanian Princess Haya bint Al-Hussein, the estranged wife of Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, appeared at the High Court in London on Tuesday in the latest round of a battle over the welfare of their two children. At a preliminary hearing in July, she has asked the court … Continue reading ROYAL DIVORCE | Dubai Ruler And Princess Set For Legal Battle In London Next Month

ART & ENTERTAINMENT | British Star Dua Lipa To Play In Dubai This November

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – British superstar singer Dua Lipa will headline an event featuring other artists. British superstar singer Dua Lipa is set to be the headline act at a music event in Dubai this November at The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah. It’s a return to the UAE for the 24-year-old singer, who played at the … Continue reading ART & ENTERTAINMENT | British Star Dua Lipa To Play In Dubai This November

BUSINESS NEWS | UAE Private Sector Growth Falls To Nine-Year Low: PMI

Dubai, UAR – Growth in the United Arab Emirates’ non-oil private sector slowed to a none-year low in September, amid record now new orders reflecting soft demand, a survey showed on Thursday. The seasonally adjusted HIS Markit UAE Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI), which covers manufacturing and services, fell slightly to 51.1, from 51.6 in August. … Continue reading BUSINESS NEWS | UAE Private Sector Growth Falls To Nine-Year Low: PMI

UAE In Space: Hazzaa Shares Pictures Of Mecca On-Board The International Space Station

Dubai: UAE’s first astronaut, Hazza AlMansoori, shared a picture of Mecca from the International Space Station (ISS). He shared the picture from his official  Instagram handle @astr_hazzaa, with the caption: “An incredible image of Mecca from the @iss.” @coolguru_challuu also podted: “…it’s wonderful and…great…Have a safe (journey) to Earth”. And @adventurer_of_a_lifetime19 posted: “Wow! That’s incredible”. … Continue reading UAE In Space: Hazzaa Shares Pictures Of Mecca On-Board The International Space Station