Latest Stories

Last Updated: Sun, Feb 7 2016 | 8:35 AM |
Politics & Economics»

Donor conference raises $11bn for Syria

Sunday, 7 February 2016 12:29 PM

World leaders including British Prime Minister David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel gathered for the fourth annual donor conference – 'The Supporting Syria And The Region' London 2016 Conference’ – in an attempt to raise £6.2bn GBP to those affected by the war in Syria.

Culture & Society»

Year of the Monkey boosts business in China

Sunday, 7 February 2016 12:29 PM

Henan province in China boosts a centuries-long and lucrative history of raising and training monkeys for performance. In Xinye, villagers are seeing an increase in business with the lunar calendar's 'Year of the Monkey'.

Technology»

Google’s Street View trekker

Sunday, 7 February 2016 12:29 PM

The technology, first introduced in 2012, allows them to capture places around the world inaccessible by car.

Arts»

New exhibition features 140 unseen Andy Warhol paintings

Thursday, 4 February 2016 12:40 PM

A new exhibition entitled 'Andy Warhol: Works from the Hall Collection', featuring over 100 unseen Warhol's, is due to run at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England, from February 4 to May 15, 2016.

Cars & Boats»

India's flagship auto show

Thursday, 4 February 2016 12:40 PM

The Indian Auto Expo 2016 opened its doors in Greater Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi on February 3, 2016.

Politics & Economics»

Trade ministers sign Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement in Auckland

Thursday, 4 February 2016 12:40 PM

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key and ministerial representatives from 12 countries signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement in Auckland on February 4, 2016.

Politics & Economics»

Sheikh al-Nahyan meets with Lavrov in Abu Dhabi

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 12:50 PM

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met with his Emirati counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan on February 2, 2016 at the ministry of Foreign Affairs in the capital Abu Dhabi.

Culture & Society»

Swedish road signs warn against smartphone usage

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 12:50 PM

A road sign warning against pedestrians focusing on their smartphones is pictured on February 2, 2016 near the old town in Stockholm.

Style»

In pictures: Hijab fashion in Dakar

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 12:50 PM

A model presents a hijab and a dress on January 30, 2016 during the Muslim Woman show in Dakar, on the eve of World Hijab Day – 1 February 2016.

Style»

The best of Harry Winston’s precious stones rings

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 12:50 PM

We’re talking emeralds, rubies, sapphires, and more

StartUp»

The launch of Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center “Sheraa”

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 3:26 PM

His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, a number of government officials, and more than 200 experts in the field of entrepreneurship attended the official launch of the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center “Sheraa” at the American University of Sharjah on 17 January.

Style»

Chopard launches Couture 2016 collection

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 12:45 PM

Pieces were showcased at the Paris Haute Couture Week

Lifestyle»

Self-improvement tips from self-made billionaires

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 12:45 PM

Because we could all use billionaires’ advice

Media»

Ladybird books for grown-ups

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 12:44 PM

Parodies of Ladybird books aimed at grown-ups proved a Christmas hit as like for like sales increased by 4.7 percent. Titles included Mindfulness, The Hipster, The Wife and The Shed.

Arts»

Sotheby's Giants Of 20th Century Art Sale

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 12:44 PM

The sale which is being held on the February 3 is showcasing Impressionist, Modern, Surrealist, and Contemporary Art


7922 results found
Don't miss

An introduction to ITP Executive: the power behind the MidEast's biggest publishing brands

ITP Executive publishes six magazine titles, including Arabian Business (English and Arabic...

Revealed: From Alwaleed to Trump - the top stories of 2015

Revealed: From Alwaleed to Trump - the top stories of 2015

Underwater tennis stadiums, Bill Gates and tax issues also proved popular

Arabian Business Achievement KSA Awards 2015

Event recognised 12 winners from across the length and breadth of Saudi industry

Dubai ruler launches $272m global drive to combat poverty, unemployment

Dubai ruler launches $272m global drive to combat poverty, unemployment

Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives is an umbrella body which will also focus...

In Pictures: Sheikh Rashid bin Mohammed: 1981-2015

Sheikh Rashid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who died of a heart attack on Saturday morning...

Entrepreneurs of the Week: Rania and Zaina Kanaan, co-founders of Chari Cycles

Entrepreneurs of the Week: Rania and Zaina Kanaan, co-founders of Chari Cycles

Sisters turn their passion for cycling into a social enterprise designed to help children living...

Entrepreneur of the Week: Vikas Punjabi, founder of Loco’Motion

Entrepreneur of the Week: Vikas Punjabi, founder of Loco’Motion

Firm uses the power of film to draw attention to important societal issues and inspire UAE...

Entrepreneur of the Week: Abdullah Alzabin, founder of Lumba

Entrepreneur of the Week: Abdullah Alzabin, founder of Lumba

The Arabic entertainment firm has been chosen as one of Apple’s most noteworthy gaming apps...

Entrepreneur of the Week: Thea Myhrvold, Founder of Teach Me Now

Entrepreneur of the Week: Thea Myhrvold, Founder of Teach Me Now

Her online tutorial portal recently won Infiniti's international start-up competition worth...

Most Discussed
sponsoredTracking