Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 17 July 2019

UAE in a minute for July 12, 2017

Making today's headlines: a UAE athlete dies, roadworks in Abu Dhabi, the new Tesla showroom and Nick Jonas coming to Dubai.

Emirati Paralympic athlete Abdullah Hayayei has died after being struck by a metal pole while training at a leisure centre in London.

> Emirati athlete dies during training in London

Major roadworks will begin in Abu Dhabi's tenth street and will continue for nine months.

> Frustration from Al Zahiyah residents and businesses at road closure

Tesla is due to open it's first showroom in Dubai.

> Middle East's first Tesla showroom launches in Dubai

Nick Jonas is the lastest artist announced as part of Fiesta De Los Muertos in Dubai.

> Pop star Nick Jonas is coming to Dubai for Fiesta De Los Muertos

Updated: July 12, 2017 12:53 PM