Making today's headlines: Alia Al Mansoori, Dana gas, Abu Dhabi Saracens and Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid.
PODCAST: UAE in a minute for August 15, 2017
The Genes in space experiment has successfully launched carrying the dreams of Emirati teenager Alia Al Mansoori into space.
Dana Gas announced a profit in the second quarter lifted by squeezing investments and operational expenses.
Steve Hamilton, from the Abu Dhabi Saracens rugby team, who has suffered from a series of concussion, will defy some medical advice, when he starts playing again, with the season starting next month.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, visited the Airbus Plant in Hamburg.