Video: Why the A380 never really took off

Airbus has said it will stop making its A380 superjumbo if it does not get any more orders. Sales director John Leahy said the company was still hopeful to work out a deal with Emirates airline. Read more...

Video: When will electric cars dominate the UAE’s roads?

The world’s most popular electric vehicle, the Nissan Leaf, is launching in the UAE this year. Is the era of the green car finally with us in this region? Read more...

Video: World’s largest water reservoir unveiled in the desert

On Monday, the United Arab Emirates unveiled the world’s largest desalinated water reserve in the middle of the Liwa desert. It holds 5.6 billion gallons of water and cost $435 million to build. Read more...

Emirates says no plans to acquire Pakistan’s struggling airline

Report in Pakistani daily claims Emirates and Etihad were interested in buying stakes of the airline which the government is attempting to privatise Read more...

Dubai schools lower fees due to ‘economic pressure’

Tuition prices have been reduced by as much as 33 percent Read more...

Saudis intercept, destroy ballistic missile fired towards Jazan city

Missile was aimed at civilian populated areas, said Colonel Turki al-Maliki Read more...

Refreshed and fit Rory McIlroy ready for Abu Dhabi comeback

Former world number one slipped to 11 in the rankings following and injury-ravaged and winless 2017 Read more...

US withholds $65m from UN agency for Palestinians

State Department officials insisted the decision was not taken to pressure Palestinian leaders Read more...

Revealed: What the world’s billionaires are reading

Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg share their must-read books Read more...

Newcastle United’s Middle East takeover bid collapses – reports

Owner Mike Ashley told UK TV that the ‘frustrating’ negotiations have ended Read more...