The arrival of the Queen of Pop to the UAE capital is one more step towards the UAE capital’s long-term goal of becoming a global entertainment and cultural hub. How much dividends will it pay back?
February 28, 2012 11:47
In a country where there still isn't a single public cinema, where detainees complain of torture and militants blow people up because of their sect, supporters of Iraq's first human rights film festival know they face a tough task.
February 27, 2012 1:05
Abu Dhabi sets its sight on pulling off the concert of a century with Madonna's world tour. But with the concert scheduled for June 3, will the summer heat keep the fans away?
February 8, 2012 4:53
The world of feature films is still developing, but to date the GCC has managed to put a handful of flicks. Probably a lot more than you expected.
July 10, 2011 4:06
The UAE is on the receiving end of shifting interregional travel, but how sustainable is this surge, asks Precious de Leon.
March 27, 2011 5:09
Kipp was expecting news of a book deal. We wouldn’t even raise an eyebrow to Charlie Sheen getting his train wreck of a life on a TV movie. Let the producers and studio waste their money. But we didn’t expect that a multi-million dollar tour.
March 21, 2011 5:15
When better technology is withheld from the public for profit gain, is the buying power really with the people?
March 7, 2011 4:38
Xbox showcased new and easy ways to enjoy music, movies and sports with friends and family.
June 15, 2010 2:09
Most families in Saudi are spending much more than they earn, accumulating huge debts as a result.
March 10, 2010 4:31
A subsidiary of the company has filed a suit against MGM, its Las Vegas project partner, for allegedly violating the terms of their contract.
March 24, 2009 2:57
While the financial crisis seems to be reducing viewers and sponsors for events, many more shows seem to be coming to town. Why?
March 7, 2009 8:30