United Arab Emirates News
Taking a night safari in Dubai
ABC News' Kendis Gibson continues his glamorous adventure in the Arabian Peninsula, going on a night safari in Dubai.
United Arab Emirates opens world's longest zip line
The United Arab Emirates claimed a record on Thursday with the opening of the world's longest zip line, measuring 2.83 kilometers (1.76 miles) in length.
Andy Murray continues comeback, defeated in Abu Dhabi exhibition
Andy Murray continued his return from a hip injury but fell to a comprehensive 6-2 defeat at the hands of Roberto Bautista Agut in an exhibition match in Abu Dhabi. The British No. 1, who hasn't featured on the ATP Tour since July due to a lingering hip injury, is preparing for a return to
$450 million Leonardo painting headed to Louvre Abu Dhabi
The newly opened Louvre Abu Dhabi announced that it will soon be home to a rare, privately owned work by Leonardo da Vinci that recently sold for $450.3 million at auction. The museum tweeted Thursday, "Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi is coming to #LouvreAbuDhabi." Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi is coming to
Louvre Abu Dhabi opens in Dubai
The Louvre Abu Dhabi opened to the public on Nov. 11, a project 10 years in the making. The ambitious venture, a partnership between the United Arab Emirates and France, involved 17 French cultural institutions and a $1.2 billion agreement to share the name and art of the world famous Louvre in
Art lovers flock to new Louvre Abu Dhabi
Thousands of curious art admirers walked through the Louvre Abu Dhabi galleries when it opened to the public on Nov. 11, ending a 10-year-long project riddled with issues concerning the conditions under which laborers worked.
Residential skyscraper in Dubai goes up in flames
Next to the harrowing escape from a burning high-rise. The tower in dubai, catching fire in the middle of the night. Tonight, major questions about this fire. What might have fueled it. Here's James Longman. Reporter: The blaze ripping through 40 floors. Watch as burning debris falls down.
Resident recalls escaping burning Dubai skyscraper: 'Adrenaline takes over completely'
It was 12:45 a.m. Friday when Souraya Momtaz, a 21-year-old graphic designer, was jolted awake by a deafening alarm in Dubai's Torch Tower. She said she remembers the time very precisely because she checked it on her phone, the only possession she had time to grab before she had to flee. "I jumped