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European inflation is unlikely to have peaked – ECB President Lagarde

After reaching record levels, the head of the European Central Bank believes inflation ha…

Reserve Bank of India to launch retail digital rupee pilot program on December 1

A pilot program for the retail digital rupee will be launched by the Reserve Bank of Indi…

Inflation hovers over Black Friday shoppers

A return to familiar holiday shopping patterns is marked by Black Friday, but inflation i…

Emirati role in rebuilding Mosul heritage

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) launched Re…

20th Century Studios and Mearcedes-Benz collaborate on Avatar – The Way of Water

Exclusive film footage shows Avatar: The Way of Water’s vibrant environmental imagery and…

New Pokemon games on the Nintendo Switch set sales records

Pokemon Scarlet and Pokemon Violet sales for the Nintendo Switch have exceeded 10 million…

Tesla stock plummets, leaving Wall Street analysts in the dust

In the wake of Tesla Inc.’s rapid selloff, most Wall Street analysts’ price targets have …

Saudi Arabia stuns Argentina in the World Cup 2022

Argentina were stunned by Saudi Arabia 2-1 in their opening Group C match on Tuesday as c…

With his 15th win, Max Verstappen finaished the F1 season on top

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, one year after a controversial finish in Formula One history, w…

Voting age of 18 ruled discriminatory by a New Zealand court

New Zealand’s highest court ruled on Monday that the country’s 18-year-old voting age is …

The new Porsche 911 Dakar is a monster off-roader

In Los Angeles, Porsche is celebrating a world premiere: the Porsche 911 Dakar is equally…

Qatari royals pressure World Cup organizers to ban alcohol on stadium concourses

FIFA has confirmed that Qatar World Cup supporters will only be allowed to buy beer in fa…

Samsung Gulf Electronics launches Galaxy Z Flip4 and Galaxy Z Fold4

Samsung Gulf Electronics announced the launch of two revolutionary foldable smartphones: …

On the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Bali, Sheikh Mohamed planted a mangrove tree

There was a planting of a sapling of a mangrove tree by UAE President His Highness Sheikh…

Climate action initiative puts children at the center of UNICEF work

UNICEF launched a new climate finance initiative on Wednesday to support countries to cop…

Bangkok hosts Asia-Pacific leaders for a conference on trade and sustainability

There will be a Pacific-Rim summit taking place in the capital of Thailand this week that…

Building under construction collapses in the Kenyan capital Nairobi

In Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, a multi-story residential building collapsed Tuesday. No …

Space agency NASA launches Orion to the moon on its Artemis I mega rocket

The Space Launch System rocket carrying the Orion spacecraft launches on the Artemis I fl…

City testing cuts lead to COVID numbers rising in China

After authorities announced measures last week aimed at easing the impact of the country’…

Modi meets G-20 leaders, attends dinner hosted by Joko Widodo

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi urges the Ukraine conflict to be resolved through a c…

First female president elected in Slovenia

Preliminary results show Natasa Pirc Musar, a lawyer, won the second round of Slovenia’s …

Africa is primed to become a global leader in green hydrogen

In a landmark report released by Masdar and Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) on the s…

Economists predict more pain for the UK as the economy shrinks

As forecasters warned of many months of contraction ahead, the British economy shrank in …

Chinese capital closes parks due to 10,000 new COVID-19 cases

Beijing closed city parks and imposed other restrictions Friday amid a new wave of COVID-…

Noise cancellation and personalized performance with Bose Quietcomfort Earbuds II

The brand that invented noise cancelling headphones is transforming the industry again. T…

Cooperate or perish, UN chief says at COP27

The United Nations chief told dozens of leaders to “cooperate or perish” to avoid further…

COVID-19 count reaches six-month high in China

The number of new COVID-19 infections in China has reached its highest level in six month…

Emirates returns to Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires to boost its Latin American network

There has been a resumption of Emirates flights to two South American destinations, Rio d…

The flydubai network now includes six new destinations

From 2023, flydubai will offer flights to Cagliari, Corfu, Krabi, Milan, and Pattaya, as …

Ahead of the US jobs report, Asian markets rise, except Japan

Asian stocks rose mostly on Friday, led by a 5.8% rise in Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index on …