WorldViews: United Arab Emirates


Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 11/29/2013

Photos of the day: Dubai goes a little overboard with fireworks celebration

The Emirati city-state celebrated winning hosting rights for the 2020 World Expo.

By Max Fisher  |  12:59 PM ET, 11/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 08/23/2013

Six pieces of good news from the Middle East this week (really!)

For starters, Iran's new president is pushing for peace, Palestinians make a major concession and sustainable farming is catching on.

By Max Fisher  |  11:44 AM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Israel-Palestine, Libya, United Arab Emirates

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 05/15/2013

An amazing time-lapse video of Dubai's rebounding growth

A photographer's video of the so-called "millionaires' playground" shows the world's tallest building, heavy traffic -- and lots of construction cranes.

By Caitlin Dewey  |  01:03 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 03/05/2013

The changing geography of international air travel

United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Qatar, travel, transportation, airlines

By Caitlin Dewey  |  05:10 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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