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UAE: Towards A Healthier Future

The UAE’s health sector has to overcome challenges before leading its peers, writes Leila Hatoum. More: http://newsweekme.com/uae-towards-a-healthier-future/ Social Streams

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Dubai: Printing the Future

Dubai’s first fully functional 3D printed office took a mere 17 days to build. Find out more: http://newsweekme.com/printing-the-future/ Social Streams

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Emirati on Trial for Trying to Run over American

DUBAI, Sept 6  – An Emirati man suspected of ties to a Syria-based militant group has gone on trial in the United Arab Emirates on charges of trying to kill an American and planning attacks on media outlets in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, newspapers reported. The 29-year-old man appeared in court on Monday, accused of

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Dubai Plans $20 Billion District, but Gives Few Details

DUBAI, Sept 4  – Dubai Holding, the investment vehicle of the emirate’s ruler, has announced a $20 billion project to develop a new district in the city, signalling the emirate plans to keep growing rapidly despite the impact of low oil prices on the region. But in an indication of some caution, officials said on

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Much Ado About Culture

Dubai Opera to enrich the cultural scene in the emirate and the region BY Aida Al Busaidy In a week’s time from now, on August 31 to be exact, Arab and perhaps international opera enthusiasts are set to enjoy the very first show at the inauguration of the Dubai Opera. Tickets for the opening night

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World’s Largest Indoor Theme Park to Open in Dubai

By Noah Browning DUBAI, Aug 22 – The world’s largest indoor theme park is set to open in Dubai this month to lure back some of the tourists and residents who often flee abroad during the scorching desert summer. In a sandy suburb beyond Dubai‘s concrete jungle and pockets of artificially green spaces, IMG Worlds

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Video Shows Chaos in Cabin of Crashed Emirates Plane

DUBAI, Aug 4 – Amateur video taken inside a crashed Emirates Boeing 777 shows chaos as passengers try to grab their luggage from overhead compartments while one woman, apparently a flight attendant, shouts at them to evacuate the plane. “Jump! Jump! Jump! Leave your bags behind!” the woman shouts, seconds after the burning plane came

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