Tag: UAE


VR hub Pixel to shine on Abu Dhabi horizon

UAE Abu Dhabi Al Qana Esports Complex

A virtual reality (VR) gaming complex – including a certified esports academy – will be an added draw at Al Qana, Abu Dhabi’s new leisure and entertainment district. Pixel, the VR gaming hub set to open in 2021, is the outcome of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed recently... » Read more


Abu Dhabi F1 doff hat to COVID bravehearts

UAE Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix with limited fans

Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure and entertainment hub, paid an ode to the COVID-19 frontline workers and celebrated and rewarded them during the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2020 held from December 11th-13th. It was a tribute as well as a salute to these bravehearts who... » Read more


Miral’s Etihad Arena sustainability showcase

UAE Abu Dhabi Miral Masdar largest solar roof top

UAE-based renewable energy developer, The Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), which is a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company, has struck a deal with Abu Dhabi-headquartered Yas Island developer Miral to develop Abu Dhabi’s largest rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) project to date at... » Read more


UFC gets a new address – Abu Dhabi

Etihad Arena Abu Dhabi October

The roaring success of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events in Abu Dhabi has proved that it has got a new ‘home’ in the capital of United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Ultimate Fighting Championship is an American mixed martial arts promotion company based in Las Vegas, Nevada, which is owned... » Read more


Dubai Autodrome partial stake up for grabs

Dubai Autodrome sells shares

Dubai-based Union Properties has stated that it has given the green light vis-à-vis the offer for a 40 percent interest in the motorsport and entertainment venue Dubai Autodrome. The real estate development company has announced that its board has given the nod to an offer of AED400 million ($108... » Read more


Ganguly visits Sharjah facility in IPL run-up

UAE Sharjah Cricket Stadium

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President, Sourav Ganguly, visited the Sharjah Cricket Stadium (UAE) on Monday, praising the authorities concerned for lending a new look and feel to the legendary facility and declaring it Indian Premier League (IPL)-ready. The cricket showpiece... » Read more


Vivo bows out as IPL 2020 title sponsors

IPL UAE news August 2020 brands bail out

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) recently confirmed Vivo’s exit as title sponsors of IPL 2020. The deep-pocketed Board is all set to invite new bids for the sponsorship deal. Learning app BYJU’s owned by Bengaluru-based Indian billionaire Byju Raveendran and beverage giant... » Read more


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