Dubai

Huawei Honor 8 Lite Smartphone Launched in the Middle East

Daphne Planca   | Mar 07, 2017 10:28 AM EST

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has announced that its latest device - the Huawei Honor 8 Lite smartphone - is now available in the Middle East for the price of Dh 749 ($203.94). The Honor 8 Lite is available in Blue, Black, Gold, and White color. read more

China’s FC-31 Stealth Fighter and VT-4 Tank Hog the Limelight at IDEX 2017 in Dubai

Arthur Dominic Villasanta   | Feb 20, 2017 09:17 PM EST

Eight Chinese companies are taking part in IDEX 2017, or the 13rd Abu Dhabi International Defense Exhibition and Conference. read more

Chinese-made Flying ‘Hover Taxi’ to Begin Operations in Dubai in July

Arthur Dominic Villasanta   | Feb 13, 2017 09:14 PM EST

"We have already experimented (with) the vehicle in a flight in (the) Dubai sky," he said. read more

Chinese-made Flying ‘Hover Taxi’ to Begin Operations in Dubai in July

Arthur Dominic Villasanta   | Feb 13, 2017 09:14 PM EST

"We have already experimented (with) the vehicle in a flight in (the) Dubai sky," he said. read more

UAE Wants to Build Artificial Mountain to Spur Rainfall

Arthur Dominic Villasanta   | May 06, 2016 07:46 AM EDT

"Building a mountain isn't a simple thing." read more

China's Martin Jetpack Now Available

Julio Cachila   | Apr 28, 2016 05:06 AM EDT

For those who’ve always wanted to fly like Ironman does, current technology doesn’t have anything to offer yet. But if flight fantasies are a bit on the simpler side, there’s an option available: a jetpack proudly made by the Chinese. read more

Hunger Games Theme Park to Open in China Soon

Charissa Echavez   | Nov 03, 2015 07:31 AM EST

Die-hard fans of 'Hunger Games' in China may soon be able to determine if the odds are forever in their favour as visiting District 12 will soon no longer be an imagination but a reality. read more

Persian Gulf Cities Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Mecca Will be Too Hot for Humans

Desiree Sison   | Oct 28, 2015 08:55 AM EDT

Environment and health experts warn that metropolitan areas in the Persian Gulf will soon be uninhabitable unless drastic measures will be taken to arrest the situation. read more

Sheesha & Cigarettes Torched Dubai’s Marina Torch

Vittorio Hernandez   | Feb 22, 2015 04:12 AM EST

Residents who live in The Torch recount that the flame was travelling by floors through burning materials that fell on balconies. An official of the building said on Saturday that the fire didn't just travel though balconies but was probably started as a carelessly thrown cigarette butt on a balcony. read more

Dubai Skyscraper Catches Fire

Vittorio Hernandez   | Feb 21, 2015 12:55 AM EST

The Torch, a 79-storey skyscraper in Dubai standing over 330 meters, lived its name as it caught fire on early Saturday. Hundreds of tower occupants were evacuated from one of the tallest residential buildings in the United Arab Emirates city. read more

Selena Gomez Faux Pas Angers Mosque Leaders

June Javelosa   | Jan 02, 2015 08:46 AM EST

It's all fun, games and partying...until one of them commits a faux pas and angers an important religious sect in specifically designed for religious worship; which is exactly what happened when Selena Gomez, who was off partying in the UAE with friends Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, Cody, Simpson, Shay Mitchell and numerous other friends. read more

Shay Mitchell Joins Kendall Jenner, Selena Gomez and Gigi Hadid in Dubai

June Javelosa   | Dec 31, 2014 02:57 AM EST

A Pretty Little Liar joins the New Year revelers Kendall Jenner, Selena Gomez and Gigi Hadid in Dubai. read more

Kendall Jenner, Selena Gomez and Gigi Hadid Rings in the New Year Early; Parties in Dubai

June Javelosa   | Dec 29, 2014 03:13 AM EST

BFFs reality TV star and model Kendall Jenner, actress and pop artist Selena Gomez and model and TV personality, Gigi Hadid are ringing in the New Year early this year-and in complete style too. read more

Duvai First Arab City to Get Google Street View, Tallest Tower Seen

Kat De Guzman   | Dec 09, 2014 11:14 AM EST

Some of the tallest buildings in the world can be seen on Google's Street View and this time around, it includes those from Dubai. read more

Plane Carrying Americans Reaches Dubai After Being Rerouted To Iran

Ren Benavidez   | Sep 06, 2014 02:48 AM EDT

Plane carrying Americans from the U.S. airbase at Bagram, Afghanistan, has landed safely in Dubai after being diverted to Iran because of issues with its flight plan. read more

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