Think tyres are expensive? This set will cost you R9-million!

2016-06-14 08:37

What do you get when a Dubai-based tyre manufacturer and an Italian artisan jeweler collaborate? The 'world's most expensive set of car tyres' of course...

Emirati businessman pays $4.9m to be 'number one' motorist

2016-06-06 09:36

A car registration plate bearing just the number one has fetched $4.9m at auction in the United Arab Emirates, press reports say.

Eranga reported for suspect action

2016-05-31 11:40

Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga has been reported for a suspect bowling action, the International Cricket Council has said.

Riding on the Dubai property roller coaster

2016-05-04 18:51

For more than 10 years Dubai property prices have been on a roller coaster, creating and wiping out fortunes, but recently they appear to have run out of steam.

Guptas conceded - EFF

2016-04-10 09:29

The Gupta family leaving the country is a clear sign that the controversial businessmen have conceded, the Economic Freedom Fighters say.

PICS: Janet Jackson returns to the stage in Dubai and slays it!

2016-03-29 11:37

Janet Jackson has returned to the stage after a four-month hiatus for mysterious health reasons, bringing her energetic dance show to Dubai.

Downpour shuts UAE schools, disrupts flights

2016-03-09 20:35

Schools in the United Arab Emirates have been closed after a rare heavy rain hit the desert Gulf state, causing flights to be suspended and flooding roads.

Dubai airport raises capacity with new extension

2016-02-24 18:00

Dubai International has opened a new extension, which cost $1.2bn, that will raise its annual capacity to 90 million passengers.

Dubai probes cause of massive hotel fire

2016-01-01 14:16

Smoke is still rising from a 63-storey luxury hotel in Dubai as authorities worked to determine the cause of the spectacular fire.

16 hurt as fire erupts at Dubai hotel

2015-12-31 22:09

A huge fire has ripped through a luxury Dubai hotel as people gathered to watch New Year's Eve celebrations, injuring at least 16 people, authorities say.


Porsche's new 718 Cayman on track for SA

2016-06-09 12:50

More power, increased torque, a higher top speed and a stylish redesign... Porsche's new 718 Cayman is headed for South Africa.

Dubai to build 1 000MW solar power plant

2016-06-03 06:49

Dubai has announced plans to build a 1 000MW solar power plant by 2030, the year it aims to turn to renewable energies for 25 % of electricity needs.

Dubai's bad-guy busting beauties: 15 exotic crime-fighting cars

2016-05-27 09:28

Bugatti Veyron, Lamborghini Aventador, BMW I8.... Police in Dubai have built up a crime-fighting arsenal of luxury cars and SUVs over the years to complement their fleet of patrol cruisers.

Dubai to build tallest tower, beating its own record

2016-04-10 16:02

The new tower will be "a notch" taller than the world's tallest skyscraper, Burj Khalifa, developer says.

Gupta brothers leave South Africa

2016-04-10 08:01

Ajay and Atul Gupta have left South Africa for Dubai after announcing their resignation from Oakbay Investments and Oakbay Resources and Energy.

Yves Rossi, aka Jetman, comes to South Africa

2016-03-22 10:32

Yves Rossi – Jetman – invented a series of jetpacks and even flew along with an Airbus. He was at the Cape Argus SportShow that was held at Sandringham near Stellenbosch over the weekend.

Ken Block's Gymkhana eight will blow your mind!

Ford unleashed stunt driver Ken Block in Dubai. Watch the gymkhana king take on supercars in his modified Fiesta WRC car. Did we mention he takes on a Bugatti Veyron?

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Dubai skryscraper fire raises questions

2016-01-01 20:52

The New Year's Eve skyscraper fire in Dubai is still smoldering and has renewed questions about building safety in the UAE.

'One hour, then I'm dead' - Dubai fire survivor hangs from balcony

2016-01-01 10:46

Grasping the edge of a balcony 48 stories from the ground, just metres away from a raging fire, a photographer thought he may not live to see 2016.

Fire breaks out near Dubai's New Year's fireworks display

2015-12-31 19:53

Fire has broken out in a residential building near Dubai's massive New Year's Eve fireworks display.

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