Dubai to host Annual Family Business Regional Summit from 27-28 April 2016

Under the theme ‘Next Generation Transition,’ the Family Business Council-Gulf (FBC - G) Annual Regional Summit will take place in Dubai from 27-28 April; an issue that is fast becoming one of the main concerns for the family firms in the region with many of them moving from first to second or s

Paris Agreement for Earth Day

Today, Earth Day 2016, marked a historic milestone as over 170 nations gathered at the United Nations to sign the ‘Paris Agreement’ — a sweeping climate pact negotiated last year aimed at slowing global warming while helping the people most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

Singer Prince dies at 57

Singer Prince has died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57, his publicist has said.

Earth Day 2016

U.S. poised to approve Boeing fighter jet sales to Qatar, Kuwait

The U.S. government is poised to approve two long-delayed sales of Boeing Co fighter jets to Qatar and Kuwait

Air Arabia Jordan’s inaugural Riyadh flight touches down

Air Arabia Jordan’s first flight from Amman to Riyadh touched down today, marking the start of a new era of connectivity between the capital cities of Jordan and Saudi Arabia.


India temple fire: At least 78 killed

A fire broke out at an Indian temple early Sunday, killing 78 people and injuring more than 200 others, authorities said.

Janet Jackson delays world tour under doctor's order

Pop star Janet Jackson is putting her world tour on hold while she and her husband start their family.

Philippine AirLines (PAL) opens Qatar service March 28

Philippine Airlines (PAL) continues with its Middle East expansion with the opening of regular service to Doha starting March 28.

Dubai’s new Expo 2020 logo based on design of ancient ring

The official logo for Dubai Expo 2020 was launched yesterday by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai.