Wednesday, December 12, 2018

GCC Countries

UAE: How can it be 51C and raining?

Image Credit: Screengrab While residents in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Sharjah are faced with scorching heat at temperatures over 50 degrees Celsius, the scenario is...

Bahrain: ACs installed in Manama Central Market

Air conditioners installed inside the Central Market in Manama offer special blessings to vendors as well as consumers alike. Air conditioners have been a...

Saudi: Around 3,780 Pirated Devices Confiscated From Markets

More than 3,780 pirated devices, that were sold in local markets, were confiscated during a campaign led by the Ministry of Commerce and Investment on Piracy.The...

GCC to witness a boost in tourism

GCC tourism is looking likely to recover with boosts coming from Expo 2020 in Dubai and the World Cup 2022 in Qatar, although questions...

Saudi billionaire dating the US pop star Rihanna

Saudi businessman Hassan Jameel, whose billionaire family is believed to be one of the wealthiest in the world, has emerged as US pop star Rihanna's...

Briton jailed in Dubai jail for ‘public indecency’ after brushing past...

Jamie Harron, 27, was arrested for alleged public indecencyA British electrician is facing up to three years in a Dubai jail after brushing an...

Saudi extends Eid holiday by 1 week

Saudi Arabia has extended this year’s Islamic Eid Al-Fitr holiday by one week, Saudi Press Agency announced on Wednesday.The announcement came as part of...

Saudi: Consumer spending boosting economy, analysts say

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s economy showed an improving performance in October, with evidence of a boost in consumer spending as measured by financial transactions in...

How Isolation Made Qatar The Easiest GCC Country To Visit

Share to linkeWhen the quartet of Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE launched an economic and diplomatic boycott of Qatar last summer,...

Dubai to have world’s largest ferris wheel next year

The fifth of eight 108-metre sections of 'Ain Dubai', the soon-to-be largest ferris wheel in the world, according to Meraas.The wheel rim is now...

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