Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB), a regional maritime construction and repair company, has an order book backlog of around Dh1 billion for building naval ships in the next couple of years. The company has ongoing projects for the UAE navy, UAE’s Critical Infrastructure and Coastal Protection Authority and Kuwait Ministry of Defence.

Hundreds of well-wishers gathered at the Zabeel Mosque to attend the funeral prayer for Lt. General Khamis Mattar Al Mazeina, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, who died on Thursday night. The funeral prayer was held after the Friday prayers. The late Dubai Police chief was then laid to rest in Dubai's Al Qusais graveyard.

In Between Wars, an exhibition by the Médecins Sans Frontières, highlights the plight of the people who live under constant threat between relentless conflicts in Palestine.

Three years ago Indian teenager Shahra Jafar Ali sat in her one-bedroom Nad Al Sheba house unsure of where life was going to take her, but with the help of Murdoch University, and their generous offer of a full scholarship, she has completed University with distinction and has been hired on by Murdoch University as a Lecturer in the IT department.

Abdul Qader Al Rais shares his story about following his passion back when there was almost no support for his craft in the region, who inspired him to continue with his dream and how the uniting of the Emirates helped to foster new growth in the UAE's art community.