ISSUE No. 8 January - February 2007




Information of the Foreign Ministry

Al Raha Beach Hotel
An Oasis just outside Abu Dhabi’s City-Gates

Country Overview: The Kingdom of Jordan [read article]
The Red-Cliffs City of Petra Draws Tourists

United Arab Emirates
Potential Market for the German Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

Modern German Dental Clinic Abu Dhabi
Dental Care with the Latest in Technical Advances

Opportunities for German Doctors in the Gulf Region
The Marburg League Foundation Offers a Glance behind the Scenes

Kempinski Expands in the Near East and Northern Africa
New Hotels in Egypt, Morocco, Syria and Jordan

Fourth Airline Founded in the UAE
RAK Airways Opened for Business in November 2007

Dubai Airshow 2007
Record Sales for the Aircraft Industry

Dubai Motorshow News
Low Cost Cars Made in the UAE

Arab Health 2008
German Medical Technology Captures New Markets

World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi
On the Way to a Clean Future




Business Opportunities in Ras Al Khaimah
Fast growing Free Trade Zone attracts European Investors

Energy - A Luxury Commodity
Lasting Energy Saving Possibilities for Buildings

In the Zone [read article]
Free Business in the United Arab Emirates




German Language on Everyone’s Lips [read article]
The Goethe-Institut German Language Center Opens in Dubai

Battle of the Sexes
Male Date Palms in Plantation Harems

Arabic for Beginners
The Doctor’s Visit

Cultural Understanding
How the State of Jordan Came into Being

German Cities Remind of Museums
Emirati Students Discover Germany

Fighting for Equality
Saudi Women Want to Take the Wheel

Andreas Gursky in Sharjah
The Art of German Photography on the Way to the Orient




bu Dhabi Adventure Challenge
Extreme Sports Shows Limits of Participants

Dubai Marathon 2008 [read article]
High Prizes Allure Athletes to the Desert

Tee Time in Qatar
Doha Receives Golf Elite

Finding Nemo
Scuba Diving in the Gulf Region

Baja International Cup 2008 starts in Saudi Arabia
Motor Sport for Desert Fans




Win Now! DiscoverME Contest
Win two luxurious nights at the 5-star Hotel InterContinental in Abu Dhabi

Arabian Bath Culture
Hamam – Gathering Place for Good Spirits

The Dream of Owning Fifty Camels
A Life with Bedouins and Ships of the Desert

International Literature on the Way to Arabia

TV News
New Shows on City 7 TV

The Hydra Executive
First Reality Show in Abu Dhabi

Hollywood in Abu Dhabi [read article]
Warner Brothers builds Theme Park

Jumanah`s Mirror
A Gift of Nature

Carlos Santana in Dubai
Tour Starts in the Gulf Region

Art Exhibit of Ilona Herx Works
Successful Premiere in Dubai

Haute Cuisine above the Clouds
Lufthansa lets Kempinski Star-Chef Regale their Guests

Export Hit German Watches
DiscoverME talk with Dr. Frank Müller, President Glashütte Original


Exhibition Calendar

Sales Outlets DiscoverME