Dubai has been recognised by the United Nations as a role model for a smart, sustainable, and resilient city.
Visitors to Expo 2020 Dubai can enjoy a full month's access for the cost of a single day's ticket, for a limited time.
The UAE confirmed 329 new cases of COVID-19 from 282,897 tests on Thursday.
A leading research institute in the UAE has started trialling an innovative immunotherapy for the treatment of blood cancers.
The UAE has joined the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in celebrating its 91st National Day, which falls on Thursday.
Another 60,059 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
Dubai Safari Park is ready to welcome visitors as it officially reopens its doors for the 2021 season from September 27.
Special clinics have been opened in Dubai to assist patients who have lingering symptoms after recovering from COVID-19.
The UK will start accepting UAE vaccination certificates from October 4.
A housing budget worth AED 65 billion has been approved for Emiratis in Dubai.
Ain Zoo is taking all possible steps to conserve the Rhinoceroses, which are an endangered species on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List
UAE authorities have exempted residents from wearing face masks in certain areas.
The UAE has welcomed the UK's decision to recognise UAE vaccine certificates for travel purposes.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has established a new organisation to enhance Dubai’s border security capabilities.
The UAE confirmed 318 new cases of COVID-19 from 318,605 tests on Wednesday.
As many as 104,101 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE leadership took to Twitter to congratulate the leaders of Saudi Arabia and its people on the occasion of its National Day.
The UAE is successfully combatting the COVID-19 pandemic, thanks to its proactive nationwide screening and vaccination campaigns.
Abu Dhabi is turning to drone technology to distribute and transfer medical supplies within the healthcare sector.
Top self-driving transport projects have been tested in Dubai as part of a major competition.
The UAE confirmed 322 new cases of COVID-19 from 340,996 tests on Tuesday.
As many as 62,694 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
Health authorities in the UAE are highlighting the importance of taking the seasonal flu vaccine, especially due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The UAE ranked first among Arab countries and third among 27 emerging global economies according to the Future Readiness Index report.
Seventeen-year-old Abdullah Abu Khalaf has been crowned the winner of the fifth edition of the Arab Reading Challenge.
An American Sign Language (ASL) training programme has been launched by Dubai Police to assist Expo 2020 visitors with hearing impairment.
The UAE confirmed 313 new cases of COVID-19 from 277,935 tests on Monday.
Another 40,697 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
At least 30,000 volunteers from over 135 countries have been trained to ensure the highest standard of hospitality at EXPO 2020 Dubai.
Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna and AstraZeneca have been named as the three UK-recognised vaccines that will help facilitate travel between the two countries.
Sharjah has updated its home gathering rules, and is reinstating wedding tents under new social guidelines to combat the spread of COVID-19.
The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has inaugurated several development projects to support the victims of Tropical Cyclone Kenneth that struck the Comoros Islands three years ago.
As many as 33,216 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
Dubai now has a high tech educational space to showcase UAE’s leading innovation ecosystem.
The UAE confirmed 391 new cases of COVID-19 from 368,242 tests on Sunday.
More UAE officials are set to visit the United Kingdom this week to enhance cooperation in a number of vital fields.
Authorities in Abu Dhabi have approved the cancellation of COVID-19 testing requirements to enter the emirate from within the UAE.
Potential solutions and barriers for the pressing global food security challenges and threats will be an essential topic at the 7th World Green Economy Summit (WGES) held during Expo 2020 in Dubai.
The Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Committee has approved home quarantine without the use of wristbands for international travellers and those in contact with positive cases.
The UAE confirmed 471 new cases of COVID-19 from 354,614 tests on Saturday.
The UK is finalising arrangements with the UAE to soon allow quarantine-free travel for vaccinated UAE nationals and residents.
The UAE has dispatched an aid aircraft loaded with 13 tonnes of humanitarian and food supplies to Kandahar, in Southern Afghanistan.
As many as 82,549 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE participated in a virtual meeting to mark the one-year anniversary of the signing of the Abraham Accords.
The UAE confirmed 521 new cases of COVID-19 from 334,657 tests on Friday.
Those who've been inoculated with Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine must get their booster jabs before the September 20 deadline.
With just two weeks to go before Expo 2020 Dubai opens its doors to the world, the organisers have released a series of images of the spectacular opening ceremony.
As many as 82,943 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, held talks with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, on Thursday.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson were seen sporting Expo2020 Dubai wristbands.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss, reviewed ties between the two countries.
More than 80 per cent of the UAE population is now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, while 91.32 per cent has received the first dose.
The UAE confirmed 564 new cases of COVID-19 from 275,823 tests on Thursday.
UAE Pass account login details can now be used for Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, SEHA mobile app and patient portal.
The third edition of the Mai Dubai City Half Marathon will be held on October 15 and will be held around Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, is visiting the United Kingdom today.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday.
Visitors over 18 years of age can present paper or digital vaccination records to enter the Expo 2020 Dubai site, when it officially opens its doors on October 1.
Expo 2020 Dubai organisers have announced enhanced entry measures to ensure a safe and exceptional event.
Don't be alarmed if you see an unusual amount of activity involving military and security units over the next few days.
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has unveiled a new policy for regulating the use of artificial intelligence in the healthcare sector.
The UAE confirmed 608 new cases of COVID-19 from 311,171 tests on Wednesday.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, is visiting France today.
Two emergency aid flights have been dispatched by the International Humanitarian City (IHC) in Dubai this week to respond to pressing emergencies in Sudan and Ethiopia.
As many as 90,205 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
Dubai is reviewing its blueprint for becoming the leading destination for major international cycling events.
An ongoing recovery report has revealed that more and more residents support the UAE's efforts to return to normal life.
As many as 75,598 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
A fire has broken out in a tyre factory in Umm Al Quwain's Umm Al Thuoub area on Tuesday afternoon.
Around 92,000 underprivileged families received 4.5 million meals in Mauritania.
The UAE confirmed 617 new cases of COVID-19 from 351,718 tests on Tuesday.
The midday break for outdoor workers in the UAE will come to an end on Wednesday, September 15.
The second unit of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant has connected to the UAE's electricity grid.
The UAE has issued a list of 38 individuals and 15 establishments that fall under the country’s terrorism list.
The UAE has sent four planes loaded with 60 tonnes of food aid to Kabul.
The UAE has pledged to dedicate AED 184 million to humanitarian projects in Afghanistan.
EXPO 2020 Dubai's safety and security standard gets a nod of approval after thorough inspection by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai’s Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management.
A new nationwide competition has been launched under the name Planet X.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has discussed the UAE's 'Principles of the 50' during the cabinet meeting held on Monday at Qasr Al Watan in Abu Dhabi.
As many as 55,408 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE confirmed 632 new cases of COVID-19 from 314,018 tests on Monday.
Intercity bus services between Dubai and Abu Dhabi have resumed.
Abu Dhabi has announced a decrease of 0.2 per cent in the rate of COVID-19 infections based on the total tests conducted.
Abu Dhabi Police are reminding motorists and pedestrians against crowding at accident sites.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, was spotted cycling within the premises of the EXPO 2020 Dubai.
The UAE is supporting Serbia with a COVID-19 vaccine facility which can produce up to 36 million doses per year.
The UAE is calling on Kenyan-based companies to leverage opportunities provided by the Emirates to aid in economic growth.
His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, has opened the 42nd edition of ‘The Big 5’ exhibition, being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from September 12 to 15.
Dubai Customs thwarted an attempt to smuggle 64 live falcons hidden in a vegetable shipment container.
The value of humanitarian, relief and development projects carried out by the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) in Afghanistan over the past decades has amounted to more than AED320 million.
The UAE's leader have commended the recent national projects aimed at empowering nationals and citizens.
As many as 65,574 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The second set of initiatives under the UAE's 50 national projects will focus on empowering Emirati nationals working in the private sector.
The UAE confirmed 620 new cases of COVID-19 from 377,394 tests on Sunday.
As many as 58,818 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE confirmed 725 new cases of COVID-19 from 298,919 tests on Saturday.
The embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington D.C. has marked the anniversary of September 11, 2001 terror attacks with a tribute for the victims online.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, attended the graduation ceremony of the 7th and 8th batch of graduates of the Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) Master’s programmes on Saturday.
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the deployment of 126 public buses to serve Expo 2020 Dubai visitors for free from nine locations across the emirate.
Dubai saw its highest daily public transport ridership since the start of the pandemic, with more than 1.3 million passengers recorded on Thursday, September 9 across various means of transport.
Starting September 12, fully vaccinated UAE residents who have been staying in one of the 15 countries listed under restricted travel for over six months can return under a new entry permit.
The UAE confirmed 744 new cases of COVID-19 from 268,878 tests on Friday.
As many as 90,610 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE has sent a seventh plane carrying food and medical aid to Afghanistan that will benefit over 300,000 people.
A new field hospital has opened in Umm Al Quwain to provide exclusive care for COVID-19 patients.
A UAE teacher and student have been shortlisted in the top 50 for the Varkey Foundation's global awards in education.
Those heading to Expo 2020 Dubai can now buy a special passport that will enable them to collect stamps as they explore over 200 pavilions for just AED 20.
The UAE has affirmed its support to the people of Afghanistan and has provided AED 6.2 billion in humanitarian aid to the country since August.
Dubai has welcomed 2.85 million international overnight visitors between January and July this year.
Dubai Police have responded to more than 2.4 million emergency calls at a rate of 10 seconds per phone call during the first half of this year.
Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), has launched ‘Dubai’s Culture & Heritage’ project on Google Arts & Culture.
The UAE has sent an aircraft carrying 100,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to Mauritania.
As many as 78,495 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE confirmed 833 new cases of COVID-19 from 282,015 tests on Wednesday.
The UAE was commended for its evacuation efforts in Afghanistan during a phone call with the US Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
Students and technology enthusiasts are being given an opportunity to develop and test software code on a satellite in space.
Citizens from Saudi Arabia are now allowed to travel to the UAE after the country restricted access in July to curb the spread of COVID-19.
The UAE and Egypt are reviewing prospects to enhance relations at the parliamentary level.
New COVID-19 mobile applications will be introduced in the GCC to ease movement between countries in the region.
A maximum of 50 people can now perform and attend funeral prayers in mosques.
The percentage of school students vaccinated against COVID-19 has now reached 35%.
A recent report titled 'Our World in Data' revealed that the UAE has topped countries globally when it comes to the percentage of people who've received both COVID-19 vaccine doses.
PCR tests will be free-of-charge every 30 days for all students, administrative, academic and technical staff in UAE schools.
His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, has directed the distribution of AED 4 million to underprivileged families with limited income in the Emirate.
As many as 102,868 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE's medal-winning Paralympics team have been praised by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
The latest images of the Rashid lunar rover have been released.
The UAE confirmed 952 new cases of COVID-19 from 314,683 tests on Tuesday.
Dubai Police will carry mock drills around the EXPO 2020 Dubai site from today in preparation for the event.
Abu Dhabi has reduced the speed limit on the Abu Dhabi - Dubai road to 80 kmph as foggy conditions reduce visibility.
With the new academic year kicking off, authorities in Dubai have unveiled a unique initiative to reward students who use public transport to go to their schools.
The UAE and Saudi Arabia are in talks to further strengthen ties.
SEHA doctors have managed to successfully remove a plastic object stuck inside a boy's nostril for two years.
Motorists in Abu Dhabi have been advised to take note of a road diversion taking place in the city.
SEHA has revised a recent announcement regarding patient visits to its centers.
As many as 28,837 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE leaders on Monday announced the launch of an ambitious campaign that invites "the world to invest in the Emirates".
The UAE confirmed 977 new cases of COVID-19 from 285,614 tests on Monday.
Abu Dhabi Police are implementing an automated camera system on school buses to catch 'stop sign' violators.
His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, inaugurated a new exhibition showcasing Gibran Khalil Gibran's work.
Abu Dhabi has added Indonesia to its quarantine-free 'Green List'.
Dubai motorists with bike racks will now need to attach an additional number plate to the back of the car.
UAE ministers on Sunday unveiled the first of 50 new projects that will mark the country's Year of the 50th celebrations.
The UAE has announced 10 principles for the next 50 years.
As part of the Year of the 50th celebrations, UAE ministers have made a series of announcements as they unveil the 50 new national development projects.
The UAE has strongly condemned the Houthi militia's attempted attacks on Saudi Arabia's Jazan and Najran region.
Patients and visitors above the age of 16 will require a green pass on the Al Hosn app to access SEHA healthcare facilities.
The Department of Health Abu Dhabi has confirmed the private healthcare centers offering the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.
As many as 21,364 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
Ajman DED has seized 40 tons of expired food products in a recent raid.
A 40-year-old Emirati patient with Down Syndrome has regained her eyesight thanks to the experts at the Moorfields Eye Hospital in Abu Dhabi.
The UAE confirmed 971 new cases of COVID-19 from 302,164 tests on Sunday.
The UAE and UK are looking to further strengthen ties in many key areas.
A recent survey on road safety shows at least 84 per cent of UAE motorists experience anxiety or stress when driving.
Dubai has unveiled mosque that has ranked globally for its sustainable practices, earning the title of the world's first platinum-rated mosque for green buildings in the world.
Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is set to launch a new bus route for public buses in Dubai and improve the services of three others, starting September 9th.
As many as 49,919 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE confirmed 984 new cases of COVID-19 from 335,439 tests on Saturday.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is lifting a coronavirus ban on travelers from 10 countries including the UAE, India and Indonesia, the presidential spokesperson said on Saturday.
The Dubai Police General Command has issued an advisory to parents and motorists on the deadly consequences of leaving children inside vehicles especially during hot weather, when temperatures can reach 70 C in parked vehicles.
The Aston Martin Vantage has officially joined the Dubai Police fleet.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has unveiled the five best and worst government entities in terms of digital services.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, visited the Emirates Humanitarian City on Friday to monitor the services provided to the Afghan families after their safe evacuation.
The UAE confirmed 978 new cases of COVID-19 from 299,936 tests on Friday.
As many as 50,057 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the UAE in the past 24 hours.
The UAE on Friday sent a plane carrying medical and food aid to Afghanistan that will benefit thousands of vulnerable families.
Abu Dhabi Police have busted a drug trafficking network that comprised of 142 members and seized 816 kg of narcotic substances.
With just months away for Expo 2020 Dubai to take-off, Emirates Airline is offering its passengers a free pass to the 'The World’s Greatest Show'.
Tickets to Expo 2020 Dubai are now on sale, with chances for a lucky few to win invites to the exclusive curtain-raiser on September 30.
Organisers of Expo 2020 Dubai are confident about hosting the event in October despite the challenges posed by the pandemic.
Luxembourg will gift its Expo 2020 Dubai pavilion to the UAE.
A specialised and integrated 3D printing zone will be coming up at the Expo 2020 Dubai venue.
Lopos, a wearable device from Belgium that sets off alarms when social distancing is not being respected, is among several COVID-19-related projects picked for Expo 2020 Dubai’s Global Best Practice Programme.
The Department of Health-Abu Dhabi has announced the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is now available for walk-in citizens and residents.
The 'Darb' toll system on Abu Dhabi's Sheikh Khalifa, Sheikh Zayed, Al Maqta and Mussaffah bridges have gone live today.
Ticket prices for Expo 2020 Dubai have been announced, with a single-day entry costing AED 95.
ARN, the largest multilingual commercial radio network in the world, has been unveiled as 'official broadcaster' of Expo 2020 Dubai.
Currently, there are no plans for visitors heading to Expo 2020 Dubai to vaccinate against COVID-19.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has tweeted an update on preparations for Expo 2020 Dubai.
Expo 2020 Dubai marked the 100-day milestone with a stunning light display that was projected on the Al Wasl dome.
Dubai will be offering COVID-19 vaccine to all official representatives of participating countries in Expo 2020.
Love is in the air! A young man has made history of sorts after he became the first to propose to his partner at the Expo 2020 Dubai site.
A line-up of experts, change-makers and industry leaders will join forces with Expo 2020 Dubai for the event's Climate and Biodiversity Week.
Expo 2020 Dubai continues to shine the spotlight on innovative best practices that are helping solve some of the world’s biggest challenges.
A new roadmap to help future construction projects and mega-events lift safety standards is being created by Expo 2020.
More than 150 robots – including Opti, one of the Expo 2020 Dubai mascots – will greet visitors at the six-month event.