Restaurateur Natasha Sideris talks Saudi plans, new dining concept in Dubai

Restaurateur Natasha Sideris talks Saudi plans, new dining concept in Dubai

UN report with Abu Dhabi’s Department of Culture spotlights pandemic’s effect on arts scene DUBAI: While lockdowns, postponements and cancellations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic seem largely in the past, the socio-economic upheaval is still being reckoned with — and the international arts and culture scene is just one of many sectors that has been … Read more

Dubai Advances in Doubling Financial Market in Wake of DEWA, ​​TECOM’s Successful IPOs

Dubai Advances in Doubling Financial Market in Wake of DEWA, ​​TECOM's Successful IPOs

Dubai prepares to list more government and semi-government companies on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM). This decision is driven by the great success achieved by listing the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) in April, as well as the successful IPO of TECOM Group, a subsidiary of Dubai Holding, and the high turnover by investors … Read more

Boston Scientific opens offices in Dubai to meet rising patient needs

Boston Scientific opens offices in Dubai to meet rising patient needs

Macro Snapshot — Spain’s inflation resumes upward trend; S.Korea export growth seen rebounding RIYADH: Spanish 12-month inflation summarized its upward trajectory in May after a dip in April as prices other than energy and food rose at their fastest pace in two decades, preliminary data from the National Statistics Institute showed on Monday. Spanish annual … Read more

Frankly Speaking: Rising Saudi aviation sector will be catalyst for ‘entire GCC tourism market’s growth,’ says Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths

Frankly Speaking: Rising Saudi aviation sector will be catalyst for 'entire GCC tourism market's growth,' says Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s growth in the aviation sector will be an essential catalyst for growth of the entire GCC’s tourism market. That was the message of Paul Griffiths, the CEO of Dubai Airports, during an interview with Katie Jensen, the host of Frankly Speaking, the Arab News talk show that features interviews with leading policymakers … Read more

Dubai company joins film production team of ‘Abdelinho’

Dubai company joins film production team of 'Abdelinho'

DUBAI: This year’s Venice Biennale features a strong showing of nations and artists from the Middle East. In this 59th biennale, which runs until November 27, the Middle East region — including Iran, the Levant, the Gulf and North Africa — is represented through national pavilions, collateral events and individual artists. Saudi Arabia’s pavilion, curated … Read more

China mulls training camps in Dubai ahead of Paris 2024

China mulls training camps in Dubai ahead of Paris 2024

DUBAI: The Chinese Olympic Committee discussed the possibility of organizing training camps in the UAE for various Chinese national squads as part of China’s build-up and preparations towards the 2024 Paris Olympic Games. This possibility was the main point of discussion when His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council (DSC), received a … Read more

AJ Brown trade hurts 49ers’ leverage with Deebo Samuel

AJ Brown trade hurts 49ers' leverage with Deebo Samuel

Picture: Getty Images According to a report from Nicholas McGee of ‘The 33rd Team,‘ the 49ers received multiple “Tyreek Hill/Davante Adams-type offers for Deebo Samuel” prior to the draft. They rejected them all. I can’t say I blame them. It’s well documented how efficient the 49ers was offended last year with Deebo in the fold. … Read more

Meet NFL prospect Aidan Hutchinson’s mom, Melissa Hutchinson

Meet NFL prospect Aidan Hutchinson's mom, Melissa Hutchinson

Michigan defensive end Aidan Hutchinson isn’t the only social media star of his family. Hutchinson, a potential No. 1 pick in this week’s 2022 NFL Draft, currently boasts over 100,000 followers on Instagram, with mom Melissa Hutchinson quickly gaining steam. Melissa, who specializes in photography, frequently shares family photos on her personal Instagram page, including … Read more

The gorgeous women behind the top 2022 NFL Draft prospects

The gorgeous women behind the top 2022 NFL Draft prospects

The 2022 NFL Draft has officially arrived, with this year’s top college prospects ready for what will likely be a life-changing weekend in Las Vegas. With the highest-touted players expecting to hear their names called on Thursday, the first night of the draft, some are likely to celebrate with their biggest fans nearby. Here’s what … Read more

Sage Steele suing ESPN over benching for vaccine comments

Sage Steele suing ESPN over benching for vaccine comments

Sage Steele, a star “SportsCenter” anchor for ESPN, is suing the network and parent company Disney over the circumstances surrounding her being sidelined late last year. In the lawsuit, Steele alleges she was retaliated against over comments she made about the company’s vaccine mandate on Jay Cutler’s podcast last September, violating both her contract and … Read more