Car rental companies run short of cars in the wake of catastrophes in Japan. Post tsunami and earthquake there is a sharp decline in the production of cars by Toyota. Leasing companies recommend switching to other models such as...
Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Investments, the major stake holder in Dubai Pearl, has pulled itself out of the project. Dubai Pearl, the US$3.8 billion (Dh13.95bn) project, overlooking Palm Jumeirah has witnessed a slowdown in construction activity following the...
An excess supply of rice from Thailand will help boost global stockpiles and cap prices, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said, which will lower record food costs that pushed millions into poverty. Food prices, worldwide had reached a record...
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, reported a fall in its first quarter profit for the year 2011. This is seen to be a result of the rising oil prices,...
Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA): A law was issued on Wednesday by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, establishing the DHCA. According to the...
How many times have you tried booking an appointment with your Doctor and get forwarded/transferred from one extension to another ? Maybe it's time for someone to introduce this application in the region sooner ! Check this link
A top Saudi representative to the international labour body has suggested that expat workers who have been living in Gulf countries for 25 years or more should be granted free iqamas (work/residency permits) or permanent resident status outside the...