• Lifestyle
    Al Arabiya English

    Coronavirus: UAE's Emirates relaxes COVID-19 testing travel restrictions for Dubai

    Last Update: Tuesday, 04 August 2020 KSA 14:42 - GMT 11:42

  • Politics
    Al Arabiya English

    Fire reported at Iran industrial area near Tehran: Iran state TV

    A fire broke out at an Iranian industrial area near Tehran on Tuesday, Iran’s state TV reported, the latest in a string of fires and explosions, some of which have hit sensitive sites. Last Update: Tuesday, 04 August 2020 KSA 11:01 - GMT 08:01

  • Entertainment
    Al Arabiya English

    Saudi Arabian designer dresses Beyonce in 'Black is King'

    Beyonce’s “Black is King” visual album featured multiple fashion ensembles by international designers including Burberry, Valentino, and Saudi Arabian designer Mohammed Ashi, who spent 70 hours creating a hand-made embroidered piece that fit the “woman’s empowerment” vision. The designer has dressed several other top celebrities including Christina Aguilera and Ellie Goulding. The brand has also been featured in fashion magazines like Vogue and Tatler, among others.

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    Al Arabiya English

    Coronavirus: Report reveals countries most at risk from COVID-19 tourism impact

    The cost of coronavirus: Tourism People stand in front of the Spanish Steps, in Rome on July 23, 2020. AP) A couple takes a photograph at the Lincoln Memorial, Tuesday, March 31, 2020, in Washington. (AP) Last Update: Monday, 03 August 2020 KSA 18:49 - GMT 15:49

  • Health
    Arabian Business

    WHO warns there may never be a Covid-19 'silver bullet'

    The World Health Organisation said Monday it had completed the groundwork in China to probe the origins of the new coronavirus - as it warned there might never be a "silver bullet" for Covid-19. WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus urged governments and citizens to focus on known basic steps to suppress the pandemic, such as testing, contact tracing, maintaining physical distance and wearing a mask.

  • Politics
    Al Jazeera

    Pakistan's Khan says mediation prevented Saudi-Iran escalation

    Pakistan has played an important role in defusing tensions between arch-foes Saudi Arabia and Iran, Prime Minister Imran Khan has told Al Jazeera in an exclusive interview, saying his country prevented a military escalation from taking place in the volatile region. Khan said in the interview due to be broadcast on Wednesday that a military confrontation between the two regional powers constituted the worst possible scenario for the Middle East, adding that, despite the slow pace of results, Isla...

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    Arabian Business

    Virgin Galactic signs Rolls-Royce deal to develop supersonic plane

    Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. will work with engine maker Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc to develop a plane that can travel at three times the speed of sound. The recruitment of Rolls-Royce, which provided the engines for Concorde, the world’s only civil-certified supersonic aircraft to date, is aimed at devising a propulsion system that’s both cutting-edge and sustainable, Virgin Galactic Chief Space Officer George Whiteside said in a statement Monday.