[DUBAI] The United Arab Emirates announced Monday that the first astronaut from the Gulf country will blast off on a mission to the International Space Station on September 25.

[SINGAPORE] Abu Dhabi's flagship Murban crude has sold at a discount in Asia to its official selling price (OSP) for four straight months - the longest stretch in nearly two years - as buyers...

[ABU DHABI] The United Arab Emirates awarded 20 billion dirhams worth (S$7.36 billion) of military procurement contracts during a defence show this week, at a time when arms sales to the country are...

[ABU DHABI] The United Arab Emirates announced Monday it had signed deals worth more than $1.6 billion for the purchase of Patriot missile launchers from US arms giant Raytheon, state media said.

[KUWAIT] Opec and allied oil producers are ready to hold an extraordinary meeting and will do what is needed if the current cut in oil output by 1.2 million barrels per day does not balance the...

[VATICAN CITY] Pope Francis will say the first Mass by a pontiff on the Arabian peninsula in February and visit one of its largest mosques when he travels to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.

[DUBAI] UAE oil company ADNOC has announced the discovery of new oil and gas resources, with an eye on full self-sufficiency as US sanctions on Iran go into effect.

[DUBAI] Qatar Airways reported on Tuesday a 252 million riyals (US$69 million) loss for the financial year ending March 31, citing a regional political dispute that has seen it banned from four Arab...

UNITED Arab Emirates private equity firm Tabarak Investment said it is committed to restoring Drake & Scull to financial health, despite a plunge in the Dubai construction company's shares...