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Despite the challenging economic and political environment in the Middle East, renewables -- especially solar power technologies -- are enjoying a surge, from the Mediterranean shores of North Africa to the posh cities within the oil-rich Gulf nations.
It took years to complete, but the Dubai Tram is making a difference easing congestion in the United Arab Emirates’ largest city.
For years the United Arab Emirates had the lowest automobile fuel prices in the world, but that will change with the scrapping of fuel subsidies.
Today it was as hot as 45°C (112F°) in the United Arab Emirates, but once I entered Al Bastakiya in Dubai, it felt up to 10°C cooler.
UAE Armenians gathered tonight at the Armenian Church in Sharjah to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.
Unilever has announced that all of its factories have achieved the company’s goal of zero waste, while creating jobs and contributing to local economies.
Visiting the UAE without checking out the malls in Dubai is like visiting Delhi and skipping the Taj Mahal or missing Corvocado while in Rio de Janeiro.
In case you missed it, Dubai Holding has announced it will build the mother of all malls, the Mall of the World.
The Al Sufouh Tramway is a step in the right direction to alleviate the terrible traffic in Dubai.
Driving through all seven emirates in the UAE is possible, and you understand the contrasts in this small yet dynamic nation.
Having been here less than a month, I was lucky to take a break from Abu Dhabi and spend my birthday with friends in Dubai for the weekend.
Sustainability in the Gulf? The Middle East has recently embraced sustainable design and green building materials in a big way.