MENA countries particularly vulnerable to climate change

MENA governments are acutely aware of threats that climate change poses but collaborative strategy is necessary to avoid disaster.

China calls for Gulf crisis talks

Erdogan to visit Qatar, Saudi Arabia

UAE FM warns Qatar is 'undermining' GCC allies

Tillerson leaves Gulf with no end to dispute in sight

UAE says Al-Jazeera promotes 'anti-Semitic violence'

Tillerson meets Arab ministers over Qatar boycott

Qatar signs counter-terror deal as US looks to defuse Gulf row

Shortcoming in post-coup Turkey's foreign policy

Tillerson looks to defuse Qatar crisis

Saudi, allies slam Qatar non-compliance as threat to security

Saudi, allies vow to maintain Qatar boycott

Emirates flights win exemption on US laptop ban

Saudi Arabia, allies to discuss Qatar crisis in Egypt

Qatar slams 'unrealistic' demands by Arab states

Saudi airline expects US to lift laptop ban by July 19

UN tells Qatar to mend fences with Gulf neighbours

Qatar responds to Gulf diplomatic demands

US lifts laptop ban for Etihad flights

Saudi extends deadline to resolve Gulf crisis

Empire State lights up in Qatari colours

Qatari defence minister to visit Turkey over military base

Dubai ruler uses poetry to urge Qatar turnabout

Gulf crisis taking its toll on Asian workers in Saudi

Saudi insists demands on Qatar non-negotiable

GCC construction outlook to improve with oil prices recovery and implementation of reforms

Rouhani seizes opportunity to get closer to Qatar

Erdogan slams Saudi demands of Qatar as illegal

Gulf crisis heats up as Qatar receives list of demands

UAE warns Qatar to take neighbours' demands 'seriously'

Prime time for Ramadan on Gulf fashion calendar

Emirati minister warns Qatar isolation could ‘last years’

US moves to reassure Qatar with warplanes, joint manoeuvres

Libya, Qatar crisis dominate Macron visit to Morocco

Turkey FM heads to Qatar with UN ‘alarmed’ by GCC crisis

Qatar Airways service 'unaffected' by Gulf ban

Prolonged Gulf crisis could leave energy market vulnerable

US cites progress in resolving Qatar crisis

Erdogan slams ‘un-Islamic’ isolation of Qatar

Abu Dhabi says Gulf air embargo only applies to Qatar firms


13th edition of Liwa Date Festival to be held July 19-29

Director of the Liwa Date Festival says event aspires to preserve Emirati cultural heritage, lure visitors, tourists into exploring local traditions.

Ramadan TV drama on ISIS stirs mixed reactions

'The series does a wonderful job of revealing life inside ISIS recruitment camps,' says Egyptian cinema critic Tarek el-Shenawy.

TV series showcases untold stories of IS women

Arab television drama timed for holy month of Ramadan tells untold stories of women and the Islamic State group.

Arab Fashion Week kicks off with unisex designs in Dubai

Biannual event begins with Hourani’s gender-shunning designs followed by Marchesa’s more traditionally ‘unapologetic’ feminine garments.

UAE takes part in Tan Tan Moussem Festival for fourth time in a row

Big Emirati delegation is participating in camel competitions, veterinary workshops, Bedouin poetry, other heritage activities.

I AM, an exhibition by Arab women artists

After Amman, the I AM exhibition is to travel to London and Washington.

Environment takes centre stage at Sharjah Biennial

Tamawuj, Arabic for rising and falling waves, was the theme of the 13th Sharjah Biennial.

‘A Small Death’ by Saudi writer Mohamed Hasan Alwan wins IPAF Prize

Saudi novelist wins Arabic fiction award for tale of Sufi scholar's journey from 12th century Muslim Spain to Damascus broadening his view of human spirit.

Saudi wins Prince of Poets title

Eyad Hakami beats countryman Tariq Al Sumayli to win crown of Prince of Poets competition, AED1,000,000.

Book Review: The Muslim world’s ‘struggle between faith and reason’

For centuries, Ottoman authorities threatened to execute anyone who published books.

Halla Walla: First Arab-inspired emojis app

Based in UAE, Bahraini Yasmine Rasool, 31, Japanese Eriko Varkey, 30, decide digital world needs emojis with Arab twist.