Report: UAE thwarted Iranian terror attack in Dubai

Report: UAE thwarted Iranian terror attack in Dubai

The attack was to take place on the anniversary of the killing of top commander Qassem Soleimani.Ben Ariel, 1/4/2021, 4:29 AM
Watch: 2021 Burj Khalifa fireworks in Dubai

Watch: 2021 Burj Khalifa fireworks in Dubai

Impressive fireworks display lights up the sky over Dubai as 2021 begins.Arutz Sheva, 1/1/2021, 6:25 AM
1 in 100 Israelis returning from Dubai bring COVID with them

1 in 100 Israelis returning from Dubai bring COVID with them

Many other countries require a negative test result before permitting entry. Why doesn't Israel?Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2020, 10:12 AM
Watch: Israelis wait for rescue flights from Dubai

Watch: Israelis wait for rescue flights from Dubai

Activist Ezri Tubi recorded Israelis waiting for flights from Dubai, hoping to arrive in Israel before isolation obligation takes effect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2020, 11:32 PM
'Made in Israel' boutique hats in Dubai

'Made in Israel' boutique hats in Dubai

Ornella Gaz travels to Dubai to market her hat designs to women in the UAE.Yehonatan Gottlieb, Dubai, 12/20/2020, 6:13 PM
Israeli Chief Rabbi in historic visit to United Arab Emirates

Israeli Chief Rabbi in historic visit to United Arab Emirates

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef officiates over special ceremony at Jewish Community Center in Dubai, celebrating UAE recognition of Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2020, 9:21 AM
Over 50,000 Israelis have already visited the UAE since peace deal signing

Over 50,000 Israelis have already visited the UAE since peace deal signing

Dubai Jewish center building luxury mikvah, as Israeli tourists flock to the UAE.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 12/18/2020, 9:41 AM
Watch: Torah dedication in Dubai

Watch: Torah dedication in Dubai

With joy and tears, Torah dedicated to Dubai synagogue.Yehonatan Gottleib, 12/16/2020, 8:25 PM
Watch: Doves of peace released in Dubai

Watch: Doves of peace released in Dubai

Rabbis, imams, and businessmen release doves in honor of peace treaty between Israel and the United Arab Emirates.Yehonatan Gottleib/Dubai, 12/16/2020, 5:24 PM
Syrian entrepreneur donates synagogue in Dubai

Syrian entrepreneur donates synagogue in Dubai

"When they heard that I'm Israeli, we made a deal - nothing like this ever happened before!"Yehonatan Gottlieb, 12/15/2020, 4:20 PM
Israelis in Dubai - Like father like daughter

Israelis in Dubai - Like father like daughter

Meet Karen Mazor, manager of investments at Bank Hapoalim in Dubai, who describes her special connection to the region.Yoni Kempinski, Dubai, 12/13/2020, 3:53 PM
The Indian Muslim who fell in love with the Hebrew letters

The Indian Muslim who fell in love with the Hebrew letters

We meet Thoufeek Zakariya, an Indian Muslim livng in Dubai. Zakariya is an expert in Hebrew-Arabic CalligraphyYoni Kempinski, Dubai, 12/11/2020, 9:06 AM
Watch: Hanukkah candle lighting below world's tallest building

Watch: Hanukkah candle lighting below world's tallest building

Photographer Shuki Lehrer, currently in Dubai, decided to light Hanukkah candles in the shadow of the Burj Khalifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2020, 10:46 PM
Watch: Afternoon 'Mincha'  prayers in the deserts of Dubai

Watch: Afternoon 'Mincha' prayers in the deserts of Dubai

Mincha prayer before sunset held in the heart of the desert in Dubai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2020, 4:15 PM
'Dubai Desert Safari': Awaiting the Israelis, learning their culture

'Dubai Desert Safari': Awaiting the Israelis, learning their culture

Watch: After a bumpy extreme 4X4 ride we meet Steve from 'Desert Safari' in Dubai, who is excited to host the Israeli tourists.Yoni Kempinski, Dubai, 12/9/2020, 6:21 AM
Will the UAE be defined a 'red country'?

Will the UAE be defined a 'red country'?

Health Ministry reportedly considering changing status of UAE after 17 Israelis who visited there contracted coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2020, 4:13 AM
J'lem center and Dubai museum vow to strengthen Jewish-Arab ties

J'lem center and Dubai museum vow to strengthen Jewish-Arab ties

Jerusalem heritage center and Dubai museum sign memorandum of understanding, vowing to work together to strengthen ties between Jews, Arabs.Yoni Kempinski, Dubai, 12/8/2020, 9:52 AM
Historic agreement brings Samaria to Dubai

Historic agreement brings Samaria to Dubai

Delegation from Samaria signs agreement in Dubai to export Samaria honey, wine, olive oil, and tahini to the UAE.Hezki Baruch-Dubai, 12/7/2020, 5:34 PM
Hundreds of Israelis barred from UAE to be granted entry visas

Hundreds of Israelis barred from UAE to be granted entry visas

Israeli Foreign Ministry intervenes after hundreds of Israelis denied entry into UAE.Yoni Kempinski, Dubai, 12/7/2020, 9:36 AM
PM to first Israir pilot to fly to Dubai: You brought peace closer

PM to first Israir pilot to fly to Dubai: You brought peace closer

PM Netanyahu, Transportation Minister Regev congratulate pilot of first Israir commercial flight to Dubai upon the flight's landing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2020, 8:02 PM
Watch: When a Dubai tourist visits Western Wall in Jerusalem

Watch: When a Dubai tourist visits Western Wall in Jerusalem

Video posted online shows Emirati tourist visiting the Old City of Jerusalem. Hassidic Jew welcomes him warmly saying: "Salam Alaikum!"Arutz Sheva, 11/30/2020, 9:31 AM
Flydubai launches first scheduled Dubai-Tel Aviv flight

Flydubai launches first scheduled Dubai-Tel Aviv flight

Budget airline flydubai launches direct flights to Tel Aviv, the first scheduled commercial service between the two cities.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2020, 12:20 PM
Watch: Israeli delegation featuring 6 Arabs visits Dubai

Watch: Israeli delegation featuring 6 Arabs visits Dubai

Adv. Ben-Dror Yemini says residents of Dubai very cordial towards Israelis, encourages others to visit.ILTV, 11/25/2020, 8:45 AM
Ivanka Trump shares video of Israeli products in Dubai market

Ivanka Trump shares video of Israeli products in Dubai market

Daughter of US president shares video showing "fruits" of her father's efforts for peace in a Dubai supermarket.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2020, 7:55 PM
El Al to operate 14 weekly flights to Dubai

El Al to operate 14 weekly flights to Dubai

The airline will operate 3 flights on Sunday and Thursday and 2 flights on other days of the week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2020, 2:29 AM
Were two Israelis arrested in Dubai?

Were two Israelis arrested in Dubai?

According to intial reports, 2 Israelis were arrested after photographing a government facility. Dubai denies report, calling it a "rumor".Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2020, 3:31 PM
Jason Greenblatt's daughter engaged - in Dubai

Jason Greenblatt's daughter engaged - in Dubai

Former US Special Envoy to the Middle East announces surprise engagement of daughter during visit to the UAE.Yoni Kempinski, 11/12/2020, 5:07 PM
Settlers in Dubai

Settlers in Dubai

Delegation of businessmen leaves for Dubai, led by Samaria Council head, who announced desalination technology export from Samaria to UAE.Ido ben Porat, 11/10/2020, 5:40 PM
Direct flights to Dubai begin in December

Direct flights to Dubai begin in December

Israir will offer a round trip to Dubai starting at $280. The first flight will be held in early December in honor of UAE National Day.Ido Ben Porat, 10/26/2020, 2:01 AM
Taxi driver in Dubai: I love Netanyahu

Taxi driver in Dubai: I love Netanyahu

Dubai taxi driver expresses admiration for PM. "He’s doing fantastic work for the Jewish people. He’s a patriot."Efraim Kamisar, 10/22/2020, 2:05 PM
New York Rabbi Elie Abadie moves to Dubai

New York Rabbi Elie Abadie moves to Dubai

Leading New York rabbi returns to the Middle East. 'I feel like I’m coming home to my roots.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2020, 11:25 AM
Emirati and Israeli women meet in Dubai

Emirati and Israeli women meet in Dubai

Women met for the first time as part of the Gulf-Israel Women's Forum, a division of the UAE-Israel Business CouncilArutz Sheva, 10/9/2020, 4:02 PM
Sukkah built in Dubai

Sukkah built in Dubai

Sukkah built in front of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai ahead of the Sukkot holiday which begins at sundown on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2020, 2:02 AM
Palestinian "refugee" gets Spanish citizenship after discovering Jewish Sephardic roots

Palestinian "refugee" gets Spanish citizenship after discovering Jewish Sephardic roots

Dubai-born lecturer living in UK discovers that her 'Palestinian' father was actually of Jewish ancestry - earning her Spanish citizenship.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/25/2020, 7:46 AM
Bye Bye Dubai- is it halakhically permissible to fly to the UAE?

Bye Bye Dubai- is it halakhically permissible to fly to the UAE?

Israelis are already planning their trips, but reading Fishman is probably going to save you the price of the ticket.Tzvi Fishman, 9/23/2020, 3:00 PM
Armani Hotel Dubai to host first Kosher restaurant in the UAE

Armani Hotel Dubai to host first Kosher restaurant in the UAE

Armani Hotel Dubai to add new upscale kosher dining experience to the world’s tallest building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2020, 6:08 AM
El Al announces weekly cargo flights to Dubai

El Al announces weekly cargo flights to Dubai

Ahead of peace treaty with UAE, El Al announces launch of new cargo flight route to Dubai to carry agricultural and hi-tech goods.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 9/3/2020, 4:14 PM
First emissaries to Dubai Jewish community

First emissaries to Dubai Jewish community

World Zionist Organization to send its first ever emissaries to the Jewish community of an Arab nation in wake of Israel-UAE peace deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2020, 7:07 PM
Israeli reporter faints on live television

Israeli reporter faints on live television

Reporter in Dubai covering Israel-UAE peace deal collapses from heat exhaustion during broadcast.Gary Willig, 8/17/2020, 10:23 PM
Kiddush, Torah learning, and gefilte fish in Dubai

Kiddush, Torah learning, and gefilte fish in Dubai

President of UAE Jewish community speaks of the acceptance the community has received in Dubai, from the people and the government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2020, 6:06 PM
Torah class in the United Arab Emirates

Torah class in the United Arab Emirates

Jewish communities of Dubai, Abu Dhabi, hold largest-ever Torah conference in Arab world.Yoni Kempinski, 6/8/2020, 12:06 PM
Dubai police chief calls to normalize ties with Israel: 'All Arab countries accept Israel'

Dubai police chief calls to normalize ties with Israel: 'All Arab countries accept Israel'

'It's meaningless not to recognize Israel,' former police chief Dhahi Khalfan Tamim says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2020, 10:33 PM
Dubai Jewish community gets first shipment of kosher meat

Dubai Jewish community gets first shipment of kosher meat

Shipment of glatt kosher meat arrives in Dubai, in time for Shavuot holiday. 'Until now we were like partisans, now everything has changed.'Michal Levi, 5/27/2020, 3:02 PM
Following Soleimani's death, Israel's Foreign Minister Katz cancels planned trip to Dubai

Following Soleimani's death, Israel's Foreign Minister Katz cancels planned trip to Dubai

Israeli security organizations pressure Foreign Min. Katz to cancel upcoming trip to United Arab Emirates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2020, 11:33 PM
Israel will attend Dubai Exhibition 2020

Israel will attend Dubai Exhibition 2020

Israel's participation in international event agreed in secret visit by Foreign Ministry Director; FM Katz: 'Upgrade in Israel's status.'Mordechai Sones, 12/10/2019, 5:25 PM
United Arab Emirates will build first official synagogue

United Arab Emirates will build first official synagogue

Synagogue, slated to be completed by 2022, will be part of multi-faith complex called the Abrahamic Family House in capital Abu Dhabi.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/23/2019, 10:50 PM
Israel to take part in Dubai Expo 2020

Israel to take part in Dubai Expo 2020

PM Netanyahu says participation shows Israel's 'rising status' in world, region.AFP, 4/27/2019, 10:45 PM
For the first time, kosher food available in Dubai

For the first time, kosher food available in Dubai

Kosher catering company opens in Dubai, expects to serve all of the Gulf States.Michal Levi, 3/13/2019, 3:35 PM
Gunman breaks into cockpit in hijack attempt

Gunman breaks into cockpit in hijack attempt

Armed passenger forces way into cockpit in attempt to hijack Bangladeshi flight to Dubai.David Rosenberg, 2/24/2019, 7:59 PM
Rabbi invited to Abu Dhabi by the Pope

Rabbi invited to Abu Dhabi by the Pope

Foundation for Ethnic Understanding President Rabbi Marc Schneier hails recognition of Jewish community of Dubai.Yoni Kempinski, 2/3/2019, 6:16 PM
Have a very Intolerant Day

Have a very Intolerant Day

How are we ever going to make that common humanity espoused by UNESCO happen without repressing everyone who disagrees?  Daniel Greenfield, 12/11/2018, 3:30 PM
First synagogue in Dubai

First synagogue in Dubai

The small Jewish community in Dubai founds first synagogue in city amid thawing relations with Israel.Mordechai Sones, 12/5/2018, 3:21 PM
Communications Minister detained at Dubai airport

Communications Minister detained at Dubai airport

Communications Minister Ayoob Kara detained by authorities in Dubai after being late to the airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2018, 5:43 AM
Minister heads to Dubai as Israel makes diplomatic push in Gulf

Minister heads to Dubai as Israel makes diplomatic push in Gulf

Israeli minister calls for 'peace and security' during visit to Dubai, the latest event in Israel's bid for closer ties with Gulf states.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2018, 11:56 AM
Dubai flight to JFK quarantined after passengers reported sick

Dubai flight to JFK quarantined after passengers reported sick

Emirates Airline plane quarantined upon landing in NY, after passengers became ill during flight.Tal Polon, 9/5/2018, 6:15 PM
Watch: Crash Landing in Dubai

Watch: Crash Landing in Dubai

An Emirates plane crash landed in Dubai after it caught fire mid-air.Rachel Kaplan, 8/3/2016, 1:00 PM
Dubai religious authorities ban stealing WiFi

Dubai religious authorities ban stealing WiFi

Dubai's Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department says it's against Islamic law to use neighbor's WiFi without permission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2016, 12:43 PM