Emirates Airline and Qatar Airways defend cabin crew rules
Carriers defend their policies on pregnancy and marriage. Emirates has a policy whereby female cabin crew who become pregnant in the first three years have to leave.
For UAE cricket team, home is where you can hang your cap
Sharjah-born bowler Ahmed Raza happy to reach his goal after 11 years of anguish.
Life-saving foundation born out of a tragedy
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
Skincare’s great secrets include placenta facials
Placenta (yes, you read that correctly) is proving to be the latest Hollywood beauty secret. Now, a clinic in Dubai is offering what claims to be an age-defying treatment.
In pictures: 12 new restaurants to try in Abu Dhabi and Dubai
The National takes a look at 12 new restaurants that have recently opened up in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
In pictures: Search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 widens
Vietnamese searchers on ships worked throughout the night but could not find a rectangle object spotted Sunday afternoon that was thought to be one of the doors of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that went missing more than two days ago.
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.
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 16, 2014
Golfer Adam Scott is selling his Abu Dhabi home - and throwing in a round of gold to sweeten the deal.
January 14, 2014
Organisers and tourism authorities expect the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship to be a big draw for visitors, as the emirate grows as a golfing destination.
January 6, 2014
Emiratis should leave their passports at home and become tourists in their own country, the Federal National Council heard recently. By doing so, they enjoy their break and gain a deeper understanding of their own country. Here, seven Emiratis...
November 25, 2013
The Tourism Development and Investment Company said the award underlined its dedication to sustainability in projects such as Louvre Abu Dhabi
November 19, 2013
Aurelie Filippetti, the French Minister of Culture and Communication, said Emirati art and culture will be integrated into the Louvre Abu Dhabi project.
October 31, 2013
Twitterverse abuzz after David Hasselhoff was seen posing for a photoshoot on Saadiyat Island beach in his famous red Baywatch trunks.
October 9, 2013
Abu Dhabi's Tourism Development and Investment Company is planning to build low-rise beachfront apartment blocks in the museum quarter of Saadiyat Island. Moving-in date: unspecified.
October 7, 2013
The 'Talking Art Series’ will feature prominent speakers introducing the growing collection of the as-yet-unfinished Louvre Abu Dhabi museum.
October 6, 2013
Emirati Expressions, to be held from October 30 until January 18 next year, will feature a collection of previously unrealised projects from 6 influential artists.
October 6, 2013
Tourism bosses have released the latest glimpse into the future of Abu Dhabi's Saadiyat Island ahead of this year's giant property show Cityscape Global 2013.
October 1, 2013
In order to meet its deadline, construction of the Louvre Abu Dhabi must take place all hours of the day and night. Nick Leech joins the night shift.
September 22, 2013
Managing health and safety on a building site is tough, especially at the height of a UAE summer. When cases of heat stress at the site of the Louvre doubled despite all the safeguards, Stephen Van Wyngaard had to work fast to find and solve the...