Lionel Richie dishes out the hits to Dubai crowd
At his Dubai concert on Thursday, Richie greeted the audience with “Yalla habibi” – a statement of intent as his energy rarely let up.
Tyrese reunited with Fazza
Tyrese today posted on his social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook) his pleasure at being reunited with the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
In pictures: Adventure in the desert at Abu Dhabi's Qasr Al Sarab
Mohammad Ashfaq, an adventure guide at the Qasr Al Sarab resort, Abu Dhabi, showcases a day in his working life.
Martinez v Moyes is a clash of purist v puritan
Roberto Martinez’s positivity made him the perfect choice in 2013 to manage Everton and to build on the solid foundations David Moyes had left.
Video: Local reactions to a national fishing ban
A federal fishing ban has been imposed by the UAE federal government, but local authorities are taking diiferent approaches to implementing the ban. Two fishermen tell two very different sides of the story. Produced by Paul O'Driscoll
Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
January 28, 2014
The company has doubled in size every five years for 20 years, and Iyad Malas hopes to maintain that pace. And as it grows, MAF might even build a big new mall in Abu Dhabi.
January 23, 2014
Unemployment in the Middle East has become one of the central concerns of the leaders gathered for the World Economic Forum in Davos.
January 20, 2014
Alongside the regular participants – such as Bill Gates, the former United States vice president Al Gore and Jordan’s Queen Rania – one newcomer threatens to grab the limelight at the power-broking hub.
November 18, 2013
More than 1,000 global leaders gather to discuss the agenda for the forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland in January.
November 16, 2013
Social and political issues in the Mena region will be at top of the agenda of the World Economic Forum summit in Abu Dhabi.
May 27, 2013
Top bosses in the Middle East are less confident than they were a year ago, but are still more optimistic than any their counterparts in any other part of the world.
January 26, 2013
The euro zone should see recovery in the second half of the year, Mario Draghi said yesterday at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
November 13, 2012
Minister of Economy Sultan Al Mansouri says boost will be fuelled by government investment and broader sources of income.
November 13, 2012
The prospect of the euro zone breaking up is the main fear among the experts assembled in Dubai for the World Economic Forum's global agenda councils.
November 12, 2012
Dubai is hosting three days of brainstorming with the WEF global agenda summit. And there is no shortage of issues to debate.
June 3, 2012
Turkey is hosting the World Economic Forum starting today, having won praise for its economic strategy and political deftness. But its current-account deficit worries the IMF, and some say it does not warrant "Bric" status.
February 11, 2012
Eco-money The World Economic Forum leaned on private companies and governments to shoulder more environmental responsibility.
January 29, 2012
Davos: The final message from some of the world's leading financial and economic advisors is that the euro-zone crisis threatens to derail the global economy.
January 27, 2012
Davos: Bill Gates believes governments and charities, not the free market, are the ones to solve problems facing the world's most vulnerable.