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Marie Antoinette’s jewelry on display in Dubai before auction

Marie Antoinette’s jewelry on display in Dubai before auction

Published 10/10/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Held in private collections for more than 200 years, jewelry that once belonged to France’s ill-fated Queen Marie Antoinette has gone on [more…]

Abu Dhabi postpones unveiling of $450 million da Vinci painting

Abu Dhabi postpones unveiling of $450 million da Vinci painting

Published 03/09/2018

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Leonardo da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi”, a painting that courted controversy after Saudi Arabia’s crown prince was named as its alleged secret [more…]

Dubai tests autonomous pods in drive for smart city

Dubai tests autonomous pods in drive for smart city

Published 01/03/2018

A man walks past the world's first autonomous pods which was launched by the Roads and Transport Authority of Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates [more…]

Qatar says Emirati plane violated airspace, UAE denies

Qatar says Emirati plane violated airspace, UAE denies

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO - Buildings are seen on a coast line in Doha, Qatar, June 15, 2017. REUTERS/Naseem ZeitoonDUBAI (Reuters) - Qatar has filed a complaint [more…]

Emirates stops flying to Tunisia in row over ban on Tunisian women

Emirates stops flying to Tunisia in row over ban on Tunisian women

Published 25/12/2017

File photo: An Emirates plane is seen at Lisbon's airport, Portugal June 24, 2016. REUTERS/Rafael MarchanteTUNIS (Reuters) - Dubai airline Emirates will stop flying to [more…]

Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

Published 07/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Members of Christie's staff pose for pictures next to Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" painting in London, October 24, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File PhotoABU [more…]

Airbus faces tricky hurdles over stalled A380 Emirates deal

Airbus faces tricky hurdles over stalled A380 Emirates deal

Published 19/11/2017

An Airbus A380, the world's largest jetliner, takes part in flying display, during the 52nd Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France [more…]

Emirates believes Airbus can guarantee development of A380 program

Emirates believes Airbus can guarantee development of A380 program

Published 14/11/2017

Emirates [EMIRA.UL] believes Airbus (AIR.PA) can meet demands from the airline's owner, the Dubai government, for the European planemaker to guarantee development of the superjumbo A380 program. [more…]

Dubai`s Emirates says it could order more Boeing 787s on same terms

Dubai`s Emirates says it could order more Boeing 787s on same terms

Published 14/11/2017

Emirates [EMIRA.UL] has the flexibility to order more Boeing (BA.N) 787s under the same commercial terms as its deal announced on Sunday, the airline's president Tim Clark said on Tuesday. [more…]

Middle East tensions loom over Dubai aerospace pageant

Middle East tensions loom over Dubai aerospace pageant

Published 10/11/2017

Rising Middle East tensions and a corruption crackdown in Saudi Arabia will cast a shadow over next week's Dubai Airshow, as military and aerospace leaders try to gauge whether they might prolong a weapons-buying spree in the region. [more…]