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It will be up to a judging panel to decide who is worthy of the main prize - a retirement fund of one million in her home currency. (Shutterstock)
December 13, 2018 - 09:13 GMT
Forty-two nannies will vie for the 'UAE's Best Nanny' title on Friday, after being whittled down from more than 2,000 nominations.
Dr. Hussein Al Jasmi will be the first Arab artist to appear in the prestigious annual event. (AFP)
December 12, 2018 - 08:19 GMT
Carrying the UAE's message of tolerance and peace to the world, a top Emirati artist will make an appearance at the 26th annual 'Christmas' charity event in the Vatican, to be held on December 15.
If the system is activated by the police after getting a complaint from a parent, the alert appears on the Facebook page of users in the designated search area. (Shutterstock)
December 11, 2018 - 02:34 GMT
The decision to declare an alert is made by the Ministry of Interior when investigating abductions.
Different era. Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II (C-R) and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz (C-L) at the Cathedral of Abbasiya in Cairo, last March. (AFP)
December 10, 2018 - 04:30 GMT
There are approximately 1.8 million Christians in Saudi Arabia, the Coptic Orthodox Church said.
The step reflects the country's future approach aimed at achieving
December 09, 2018 - 04:12 GMT
The step reflects the country's future approach aimed at achieving "full empowerment" of Emirati women.
The photo is the artwork of Sara Shakeel, formerly a dentist and now a crystal artist. (KhT)
December 06, 2018 - 11:38 GMT
Dubai's flagship airline Emirates is known for going the extra mile. Whether it's an airline safety demonstration in the middle of packed stadiums across the world, or a desi dance to celebrate Diwali, the airline knows how to make heads turn.

Careem Bus is a separate app from the ride hailing product and is available for download on iOS and Android.
December 05, 2018 - 11:52 GMT
CAREEM has launched its new service, Careem Bus, with Cairo as the first city of operations.
The films will be available on TV, Facebook and YouTube in nine languages. (Shutterstock)
December 04, 2018 - 11:43 GMT
Facing flak for the misuse of its platform, WhatsApp on Monday launched its first-ever TV campaign in India as part of its efforts to address the challenge of misinformation and pernicious rumours.
The software in the VCM of the affected vehicles may have an error causing the failure of vehicle positioning. (Shutterstock)
December 03, 2018 - 06:58 GMT
The vehicles will not provide location information to emergency personnel in the event of an accident.
The series is endorsed by the Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development. (KhaleejTImes)
December 02, 2018 - 10:20 GMT
A group of authors and filmmakers recently released Hi Dubai series to celebrate the love of the UAE through the eyes of Emirati and expat women.
The promotion applies to major categories including perfumes, cosmetics, watches, costume jewellery, precious jewellery, handbags, luggage, sunglasses, ladies, men's & children's fashion, confectionery and delicatessen. (Shutterstock)
November 29, 2018 - 05:38 GMT
To celebrate UAE National Day, Dubai Duty Free has announced a special three-day sale on November 30 to December 2, offering a 20 per cent discount on a wide range of merchandise.
 Around 95,000 dominoes will be collapsed to reveal the Year of Zayed logo. (KhT)
November 28, 2018 - 07:16 GMT
Marina Mall Abu Dhabi will attempt to set the new world record for the largest number of dominoes toppled in a circle field, to mark the Year of Zayed and celebrate the UAE's National Day.
The biggest retailer in the country is launching its biggest promotion campaign for 47 days. (Shutterstock)
November 27, 2018 - 09:43 GMT
The Union Coop is all set to mark the 47th National Day with sweeping promotions, worth Dh55 million, on 25,000 products at all the society 14 branches nationwide.
Google Pay uses near field communication (NFC) to transmit card information thus replacing the need for authentication via chip and pin. (Shutterstock)
November 26, 2018 - 06:40 GMT
Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, today announced that its debit and credit card customers can now pay via Google Pay.
Plan your last-minute holiday now. (Shutterstock)
November 25, 2018 - 09:36 GMT
It is a short working week in the UAE as two-day holiday is slated for both public and private sectors on the occasion of the 47th National Day.
The OMP enables users to showcase their products, services and expertise to Expo 2020 and its participants, licensees and contractors, as well as other registered businesses. (Shutterstock)
November 22, 2018 - 06:12 GMT
Companies from around the world can unlock business opportunities, forge international partnerships and drive growth by registering on Expo 2020 Dubai’s new global Online Marketplace (OMP).