Colin Armstrong">

Author: Colin Armstrong

8 great ways to make this weekend amazing

8 great ways to make this weekend amazing

It’s beginning to look a lot like… the weekend! All you need to do is take your pick from festive celebrations, live music, stand-up comedy and food events to make your weekend one to remember. Thursday 13th December  Get into …

Read More »

Posted in Features | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Where you can see world-class stars in the city?

Where you can see world-class stars in the city?

With a slew of international events and a roster of world-class talent, Abu Dhabi’s sporting calendar is putting our capital on the map. There’s no doubt that Abu Dhabi has established itself as a leading destination for world-class sport, attracting …

Read More »

Posted in Active, Features | Leave a comment
This tournament debutant has his eyes on the prize

This tournament debutant has his eyes on the prize

We speak to world number eleven Karen Khachanov ahead of his Abu Dhabi-debut at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship.  You defeated four top ten players and went on to win the Paris Masters this year – how was that experience …

Read More »

Posted in Active, Features | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Can Dominic Thiem win in the capital?

Can Dominic Thiem win in the capital?

We speak to French Open finalist Dominic Thiem ahead of his return to the Mubadala World Tennis Championship.  You face Karen Khachanov in the opening round of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship, what can fans expect from that match?  “For me …

Read More »

Posted in Active, Features | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
This inspiring man want to help you spread happiness

This inspiring man want to help you spread happiness

Celebrating Life Bakery founder Manmeet Singh speaks to online editor Colin Armstrong about paying it forward, spreading joy and making a difference in the community. Your bakery operates a #cakeforcake initiative. Tell me about the concept… Whenever someone buys a …

Read More »

Posted in People | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Creative talent will flourish with this new initiative

Creative talent will flourish with this new initiative

Gifted art students in the capital will have the opportunity to develop their skills with a returning training platform. A total of 120 students will be enrolled in the 2019 Talent Development Programme for Visual and Performing Arts, organised by …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What inspired these youngsters to go green?

Reducing our dependence on single use plastic is the focus of a returning environmental initiative. The second Drop It Youth (DIY) campaign, launched by social enterprise Goumbook, is aiming to inspire young people in the capital to fight plastic pollution …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Returning festival to offer exciting new events

Returning festival to offer exciting new events

Fostering integration through the arts and encouraging cultural exchange are the key messages of a returning arts and music festival as it unveils its new programme for 2019. Back for its 16th year, Abu Dhabi Festival will bring together musicians, …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
This sporting feat has to be seen to be believed

This sporting feat has to be seen to be believed

Celebrating an international affinity and fostering awareness of healthy lifestyles will be one local man’s goal as he prepares to attempt an ultramarathon of epic proportions. Dr Khaled Al Suwaidi is training to run 2,000km from Abu Dhabi to Mecca, …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
How does online shopping in the UAE measure up?

How does online shopping in the UAE measure up?

The UAE is one of the global leaders for e-commerce, according to a new report. The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Business-to-Consumer E-Commerce Index listed the UAE as the fourth most prepared developing economy for online shopping. Only …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Explore your city

  • Food & Drinks
  • Education
LEARN MORE