Sunday, February 17, 2019

Lifestyle

United Arab Emirates to establish human spaceflight program

“This is an initiative from the UAE government to have a sustainable human spaceflight program,” said Salem Humaid Al Marri, assistant director general at...

These new images of the Mars simulation city show just how...

Earlier this year, UAE rulers revealed the Mars 2117 Strategy – an ambitious project which aimed to establish the “first inhabitable human settlement in Mars by 2117”. In...

UAE’s price comparison portal pulls in $10m

Dubai-based Souqalmal.com, the price comparison website for the banking and insurance sector, has pulled in some major investor interest to the tune of $10...

Saudi Arabia reveals massive push to drive pilgrim tourism

The Kingdom's Public Investment Fund (PIF) said the companies — Rou'a Al Haram and Rou'a Al Madinah — will develop residential and commercial areas...

Richard Branson to invest in Saudi Arabia’s tourism project

Saudi Arabia is one of the most conservative countries in the world, only last week passing a decree allowing women to drive. But since the...

Biggest salary increases for expats found in Switzerland and Saudi Arabia

Expatriates moving to Switzerland, home to some of the biggest private banks, commodity traders and pharmaceuticals companies, earn an average of more than $193,000 (£144,151).“Switzerland has...

More airlines cut fares for UAE flyers

With the peak summer travel period already over, airlines are lowering the cost of airfares in a bid to stimulate demand. Only more than...

UAE to build Dh500 million Mars Scientific City

The UAE on Tuesday revealed plans to build a city called Mars Scientific City, a Dh500 million project that will simulate life on Mars. The...

Saudi driving ban on women to be lifted

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a decree allowing women to drive for the first time, state media say. Government ministries are to prepare reports...

The art of productive laziness

We need the clever version that comes from knowing there is an opportunity cost to every minute we spend working, so we use our...
- Advertisement -

Most Recent

Stay updated with the latest INSIDER news for the Gulf

Enter your e-mail address to receive essential weekly updates. We WON'T SPAM, that's a PROMISE!

Choose which Expats section you want to subscribe in: