Best photography from around the world, April 17
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
In pictures: Penthouse flat is height of Dubai luxury living
A five-bedroom penthouse in Ocean Heights in Dubai Marina is on sale for Dh25 million and comes with a private pool and an unparalleled view of Dubai.
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
Walter Zenga seeks early retribution at Al Jazira in Arabian Gulf Cup final
A victory over Al Ahli in the Arabian Gulf Cup final will help prove the Italian has turned around the fortunes of the capital club.
In pictures: Hot cars at New York International Auto Show
With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the US car industry. Here are some of the vehicles to be shown in this year’s edition.
Fast & Furious 7 filming in full swing at Emirates Palace
Filming for Fast & Furious 7 has started and we have the first photos of the cast and crew on set at Emirates Palace hotel this morning. Visitors staying at Emirates Palace say they have been kept away from certain areas in the grounds.
April 16, 2014
Sheikha Lubna urged world leaders to consolidate efforts to address global problems such as poverty, disease, lack of education and inequality.
April 8, 2014
The UAE placed first in the world for aid as a percentage of gross national income, according to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.
April 1, 2014
The bulk of money has been used to provide shelter, food, health care and sanitation for people affected by the conflict.
January 2, 2014
Under the guidance of Sheikh Khalifa, the UAE has become one of the most charitable countries in the world, said the Minister of International Cooperation and Development.
November 12, 2013
The Emirates Foundation Philanthropy Summit 2013 kicked off today in the capital as philanthropic organisations around the world togethered in Abu Dhabi to discuss how to get the most out of their work.
November 11, 2013
Sheikha Lubna, who led a panel at the oil-and-gas conference Adipec, highlighted the achievements of women in the UAE as well as what has been done for them in terms of government policy.
October 4, 2013
Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, the Minister of Development, is in Brussels ahead of the expected vote by a European Parliament committee to lift visa restrictions on UAE travellers to Europe.
September 26, 2013
More work needs to be done to support the rights of disabled people, according to the UAE’s Minister of International Cooperation and Development. Lubna Al Qasimi said in a speech to the UN General Assembly on Wednesday that...
June 10, 2013
The Minister of International Cooperation and Development was speaking at the 'Nutrition for Growth: Beating Hunger Through Business & Science' international conference in London.