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    Monday Feb 24

    Nokia launches Android smartphones

    Nokia is targeting emerging markets with three low-cost smartphones that use Google’s Android operating system rather than the Windows Phone software from Microsoft, which is about to buy Nokia's phone business. Nokia will ditch many of the Google services that come with Android, which Google lets phone makers customize at will. Instead, the new Nokia X line will emphasize Microsoft services such as Bing search, Skype communications and OneDrive file storage.

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    Thursday Feb 13

    Singapore Airshow event in pictures

    Asia’s top aerospace and defence show opens with major global arms makers seeking to cash in on rising military spending.

  • story 3
    Saturday Feb 8

    Historical, Vintage and Classic Cars exhibition in Kuwait

    The one-day fair feature an exhibition of vintage pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles

  • story 4
    Saturday Feb 8

    Kareena, Priyanka and Sachin add glamour to the Auto Expo 2014

    Kareena Kapoor, Sachin Tendulkar, Priyanka Chopra and John Abraham add glamour to the ongoing Inda Auto Expo 2014 being held in Noida, New Delhi.

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    Wednesday Feb 5

    Variety of cars on display at India’s Auto Expo 2014

    India’s flagship automobile show Auto Expo kicks off and several companies unveil new models at the spectacle. The 12th Auto Expo hosts 55 exhibitors and as many as 70 new vehicles will be unveiled. The first two days of the expo to be held from February 5-11 is reserved for media and entry for general public will open from February 7.

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    Wednesday Feb 5

    Boeing increases production of 737 jetliners

    Boeing Co says it sees no bubble in the market for 737 jetliners and plans to increase the production to 42 a month in the second quarter of this year. At this juncture Gulf News takes a tour of the Boeing 737 assembly plant in Renton, Washington.

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    Tuesday Feb 4

    India inaugurates first monorail in Mumbai

    A Mumbai Monorail train makes its way through the city run between Wadala and Chembur in Mumbai, India. The 8.93-km-long Monorail, running between Chembur and Wadala in the east-south direction, comprising the first phase, was opened to the public on Sunday.

  • story 8
    Tuesday Jan 28

    Google Glass is getting glasses

    Google is adding prescription frames and new styles of detachable sunglasses to its computerised, Internet-connected goggles known as Glass. The move comes as Google Inc. prepares to make Glass available to the general population later this year. Currently, Glass is available only to the tens of thousands of people who are testing and creating apps for it.

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    Wednesday Jan 8

    Shape of things to come: Consumer Electronics Show 2014 in pictures

    Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the world’s largest annual consumer technology trade show, is expected to feature 3,200 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees, in Las Vegas.

  • story 10
    Wednesday Nov 27

    Dubai comes alive to celebrate Expo 2020 victory

    Young and old join in celebrations across the country

  • story 11
    Wednesday Nov 27

    Expo 2020 rivals sweat on host decision

    The United Arab Emirates, Russia, Turkey and Brazil make high-stakes presentations in Paris in the hope of winning the right to host the 2020 World Expo.

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    Wednesday Nov 20

    Dubai Airshow in pictures: Day Four

    The best pictures from the four day of the Dubai Airshow

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    Tuesday Nov 19

    Dubai Airshow in pictures: day three

    The third day of the Dubai Airshow 2013 is uncovered

  • story 14
    Monday Nov 18

    Dubai Airshow in pictures: day two

    More than 1,000 exhibitors with up to 60,000 trade visitors are expected at Dubai Airshow

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    Sunday Nov 17

    Dubai Airshow in pictures: aviation expo kicks off at Dubai World Central

    The 13th edition of Dubai Airshow begins at its new permanent purpose-built home near Al Maktoum International Airport at Dubai World Central. More than 1,000 exhibitors with up to 60,000 trade visitors are expected for the event.

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    Friday Nov 8

    Cars in top gear at Dubai International Motor Show 2013

    The glitz, the glamour and the highlights from this year’s Dubai International Motor Show being held at Dubai World Trade Centre and Exhibition Halls

  • story 17
    Tuesday Nov 5

    LG unveils curved-screen smartphone G Flex

    LG unveils its curved-screen smartphone ‘G Flex’ at a press conference to announce the launch details. The ‘G Flex’ will hit the market in South Korea on November 12.

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    Monday Oct 28

    Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition (ADEX) 2013

    361 companies from 28 countries participate in the six-day ADEX at the Korea International Exhibition Center (Kintex) in Ilsan, Gyeonggi Province

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    Sunday Oct 27

    Al Maktoum International opens to passengers

    Dubai’s newest airport ‘Al Maktoum International’ open to passengers with the inaugural passenger flight operated by Hungary-based Wizz Air

  • story 20
    Tuesday Oct 22

    In pictures: Apple launches iPad Air, iPad Mini 2

    New versions of tech giant’s top gadgets launched at event in San Francisco

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    Tuesday Oct 22

    Nokia’s launches first-ever phablets in Abu Dhabi

    Nokia has unveiled its first phablets -extra-large phones- and its first tablet computer.

  • story 22
    Tuesday Oct 8

    Cityscape Global 2013 in pictures

    Leading developers are moving ahead with new project launches and sales at the Cityscape Global 2013 with a distinctly upscale flavour to them. More than 200 regional and international exhibitors attending the event this year.

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    Sunday Oct 6

    Al Maryah Island: Abu Dhabi's new luxury lifestyle destination

    The Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi is designed to deliver a contemporary, yet uniquely Arab development which offers a new lifestyle experience with a fantastic mix of luxury and high street shopping.

  • story 24
    Wednesday Sep 25

    Amazon unveils Kindle Fire HDX with 24/7 live help

    Amazon is refreshing its line-up of tablet computers with new devices called Kindle Fire HDX, which are significantly faster and lighter than the previous generation. The 7-inch and 8.9-inch versions also have sharper, more colourful displays than older models.

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    Tuesday Sep 24

    Microsoft unveils upgraded Surface tablets

    Microsoft refresh its Surface tablet computers, giving them longer battery life and better comfort on laps as the software giant continues its transformation into a devices and services company.