Mufti Menk pictured breaking fast with prominent Zionist rabbi in Dubai

The prominent Muslim preacher, Mufti Ismail Menk, has stoked controversy yet again after a viral video showed him breaking fast with a prominent Zionist...

Erdogan visits UAE to improve strained relations

Visiting the UAE for the first time since 2013, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan concluded his two-day visit to the Gulf country seeking to...

Israel says it will support UAE’s security needs

Israeli President Isaac Herzog has said his country will support the UAE's security needs during his first official visit to the Gulf nation. Herzog discussed...

The first Emirati astronaut took the Israeli flag into space

On his inaugural trip into space in 2019, the first United Arab Emirates’ astronaut, Hazzaa Al-Mansoori, took an Israeli flag with him, the director-general...

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett visits UAE

In the first-ever visit by an Israeli leader to a Gulf nation, Naftali Bennett arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday to meet...

UAE slashes public sector workweek, changes weekend to Saturday-Sunday

The United Arab Emirates has slashed its official public sector working week to four-and-a-half days and has moved to a "Western-style" Saturday to Sunday...

BDS calls for boycott of Dubai Expo

The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign has called for a boycott of the Dubai International Expo which it says the UAE and Israel...

UAE looking to do $1 trillion worth of business with Israel in next decade

The United Arab Emirates wants to grow economic ties with Israel to more than $1 trillion over the next decade, Economy Minister Abdulla Bin...

U.S. and UK embassies fly pride flag in UAE

The U.S and U.K embassies in the United Arab Emirates have raised the rainbow pride flag, which honours LGBTQ communities, to celebrate Pride Month.  This...

Dubai restaurants allowed to openly serve food during Ramadan fast

Food outlets in Dubai will no longer be required to serve food out of public view during Ramadan fasting hours this year. Dubai’s Department of...