Nokia Asha 503 review: Affordable but so slow and cumbersome
The Nokia 503 offers many of the main functions of a fancy smartphone and at just Dh349, however, it can be a frustrating experience.
Louvre Abu Dhabi: From patch of sand to the outline of a masterpiece
One year ago what will be the magnificent new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum was little more than a few steel rods and concrete stumps in the Saadiyat Island sand – but just look at it now.
Plan to form Abu Dhabi School Orchestra in the next year
Abu Dhabi hopes to form the first emirate-wide school orchestra within the next year, officials announced at a concert on Monday.
Executive travel: Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
Pele clarifies position after Brazil protesters brand him ‘traitor of the century’
Pele has moved to clarify his stance on the demonstrations sweeping across Brazil after protesters in Rio de Janeiro last week called him the 'traitor of the century'.
Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
March 16, 2014
Authorities are waiting for a lab analysis report to determine exactly what the substances in the barrels contain.
March 9, 2014
Air quality in the UAE is generally good but as the country develops further awareness of the issue is needed
March 6, 2014
The air quality in Sharjah is generally of a very high standard.
March 2, 2014
A discharge of ballast water from an unknown water vessel caused a minor oil spill along St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort beach and the Park Hyatt Hotel beach on Saadiyat Island last month, the environment agency said on Sunday.
March 2, 2014
Preliminary results of the survey indicate that Sharjah’s air is relatively clean on some days, but on other days, levels of pollutants are on par with the world’s most polluted cities.
February 27, 2014
A park-and-ride service launched on the outskirts of the city five weeks ago appears to have had few takers.
February 22, 2014
From July 1, the import of incandescent bulbs will be banned and replaced by energy efficient lighting products, such as CFLs, LEDs and halogen sources.
February 20, 2014
Hundreds of schoolchildren teamed up with Government employees for the drive at three beaches in the emirate.
February 20, 2014
Dr Rashid bin Fahad, the Minister of Environment and Water, opened the event at Al Hamriya Port.
February 19, 2014
Taking the vehicles off the road reduced carbon emissions by 20 tonnes and the initiative is helping to raise awareness of environmental matters, officials say.
February 18, 2014
An emergency team from the Environment Agency in Abu Dhabi immediately visited the site and conducted an initial assessment confirming the occurrence of a minor oil spill.
January 5, 2014
More than 120 engineering students from universities in Oman, Qatar and Kuwait will take part in the 2014 Taqa GCC Hybrid-Electric Challenge.
November 21, 2013
Dubai Municipality will carry out tests in public buildings.
November 15, 2013
With energy and water bills of up to Dh13,000 in summer, it is no wonder Lars Narfeldt jumped at the opportunity of an energy efficiency makeover for his home.