UAE en Abu Dhabi looks to kick the oil habit <p> ABU DHABI &mdash; Abu Dhabi 2030 is a master plan that sees the city reborn as a dynamic financial center, with clean energy and tourism vying for top billing in the national economy.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Travel/Tourism UAE Green Emerging Markets Energy Middle East Wed, 27 Apr 2011 10:09:00 +0000 Ken Shulman 5639656 at Photos: Abu Dhabi looks to reinvent itself <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-label">Subhead:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Abu Dhabi 2030 is a master plan that transforms the city into a clean energy technology hub. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ken Shulman </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-slideshow-slides"> <div class="field-label">Photo Slides:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5640357/abu-dhabi-4-27-11-shulman-2030-plan-1">Abu dhabi 4 27 11 shulman 2030 plan 1</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/photo/5640359/abu-dhabi-4-27-11-shulman-2030-plan-2">Abu dhabi 4 27 11 shulman 2030 plan 2</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5640358/abu-dhabi-4-27-11-shulman-2030-plan-3">Abu dhabi 4 27 11 shulman 2030 plan 3</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/photo/5640360/abu-dhabi-4-27-11-shulman-2030-plan-4">Abu dhabi 4 27 11 shulman 2030 plan 4</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5640361/abu-dhabi-4-27-11-shulman-2030-plan-5">Abu dhabi 4 27 11 shulman 2030 plan 5</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-lead-image-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/photo/5640357/abu-dhabi-4-27-11-shulman-2030-plan-1">Abu dhabi 4 27 11 shulman 2030 plan 1</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:03:22 10:12</span> </div> </div> </div> Travel/Tourism UAE Entertainment Green Energy Global Economy Middle East Thu, 22 Mar 2012 14:12:54 +0000 Ken Shulman 5640362 at US plans sale of bombs to UAE: reports <p> The United States has drafted plans to sell &quot;bunker-buster&quot; bombs to the United Arab Emirates, the Wall Street Journal reported.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Iran UAE Middle East Fri, 11 Nov 2011 15:55:00 +0000 News Desk 5681084 at Virgin Galactic selects Abu Dhabi for second spaceport The selection is not a huge surprise; the investment arm of the government of Abu Dhabi owns a 37.8 percent stake in Virgin Galactic. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UAE Middle East Wed, 18 Apr 2012 09:27:17 +0000 Tim Fitzsimons 5700836 at Dubai: abandoned $1 million Ferrari Enzo evades the grasp of eager buyers The Ferrari Enzo is one of the most expensive and fastest cars ever produced by the luxury Italian carmaker. Made of carbonbfiber, its top speed is 350 km/h, or 217 mph. Only 400 Enzos were made, but at least three have run into bad luck.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UAE Middle East Weird Wide Web Fri, 27 Apr 2012 10:18:00 +0000 News Desk 5702116 at US sends F-22 Raptors to base near Iran, sources say <p> &ldquo;The F-22 is unlike any other fighter in the world and our friends and potential adversaries know it,&rdquo; an aviation industry executive told Aviation Week.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UAE Conflict Zones Iran Military Middle East United States Fri, 27 Apr 2012 22:17:22 +0000 Samantha Stainburn 5702228 at UAE opens pipeline that bypasses Strait of Hormuz With the ability handle 1.5 million barrles of crude a day, the pipeline gives the UAE direct access to the Indian Ocean.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UAE Iran Middle East Sun, 15 Jul 2012 21:03:00 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5711924 at W Motors Lykan Hypersport is Middle East’s first supercar (VIDEO) The Lykan Hypersport, designed by United Arab Emirates-based W Motors, can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in just 2.8 seconds and has a top speed of 245 miles per hour.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies UAE Strange But True Lebanon Thu, 31 Jan 2013 19:40:31 +0000 Samantha Stainburn 5742142 at Japan, UAE sign nuclear cooperation agreement "Japan can contribute to UAE energy supplies by means of nuclear energy conservation and renewable energy," Abe said in Japanese, according to Agence France-Presse.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UAE Want to Know Energy Middle East Japan Thu, 02 May 2013 16:29:49 +0000 Samantha Stainburn 5829946 at UAE Islamists convicted for plotting government coup Fifty-six of the suspects were jailed for between three and 10 years, while eight were sentenced in absentia to 15 years in prison.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Need to Know UAE Middle East Tue, 02 Jul 2013 18:23:13 +0000 Jill Langlois 5873771 at