In focus: The UAE, for being the second most popular country after Saudi Arabia for individuals who seek to move to the Gulf. The Story The Abu Dhabi Gallup Centre released a report on Potential Migration and the GCC today. The...
Solar Impulse 2, the solar aircraft of Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg, soared across the skies of Abu Dhabi during its first test flights in the emirate on Thursday. With Piccard and Borschberg taking turns in the cockpit,...
The boost in social welfare spending featured big on front pages of today's newspapers. The National reported that cabinet ministers approved a draft budget that will increase spending on social services, health care and higher education by two per cent...
PRESS RELEASE Arabic author and master behavioural coach enlightens the ability to heal with laughter Dubai, UAE – May 6, 2012: Sahar Moussly, an Author and Master Behavioural Coach will be the first yogic instructor to introduce Laughter Yoga Therapy to...
  UAE official government figures show that the number of consumer complaints rose sharply during the first half of the current year. Data released by the Emirate’s department of economic development (DED) reveals that, compared to the same period last year,...
Zomato launches 'The Connoisseur’s Guide To Eating Out in Dubai 2014' -- a unique occasion-based guide that recommends restaurants based on your mood. Zomato, the world's fastest-growing restaurant and nightlife guide, announced the launch of The Connoisseur’s Guide To Eating...
PRESS RELEASE An insightful study of cost-cutting behaviors and planning measures to be taken by organizations in the GCC. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 19, 2012: In light of the global economic downturn, 58% of companies in the GCC admit to...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected that the public sector spending and lending in the UAE will drop by AED20.57bn ($5.6 billion) this year as both the government of Abu Dhabi and Dubai scale back their budget. "Both Abu...
A filing by First Gulf Bank (FGB) shows that it has ended ties with its Libyan unit, First Gulf Libya Bank (FGLB), after political unrest in the country and its investment in the unit has been classified as "available...
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts Reveals 2017 Dubai Media City Debut Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has revealed plans to open its first property in Dubai Media City (DMC) in 2017 – a move that capitalises on the vibrant business district’s fast-paced...
Press Release Location-based services (LBS) have topped the global league, as the mobile feature set to grow the most after world leading insights consultancy, TNS revealed more than 60 per cent of those that don't yet use the service globally...
See what happens when the world’s largest international airport gets a visit from the world’s least expected traveller! VIDEO: World's busiest airport gets a surprise visitor SEE ALSO: 5 Cool Things to do at Dubai Airport SEE ALSO: Ultimate Airport Dubai sneak preview...
The UAE is closely collaborating with the World Bank to draft new legislation that would help small and medium-sized firms in gaining access to greater financing options. Under the draft law, these firms would be able to use assets such...
65% of UAE companies expect to create up to 10 new job openings in next 3 months, according to Bayt.com and YouGov survey Majority of job opportunities in the UAE will be for new entrants into the workforce The UAE job market...
Tyco International Ltd. completes acquisition of 75 percent stake in UAE-based KEF Holdings. KEF Holdings is an integrated valve manufacturer and provide steel castings to oil and gas, chemical, mining, and power industries. With this investment, Tyco gets a platform...
The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture in Dubai hosts a high-level summit this week in collaboration with the Global Crop Diversity Trust, to discuss food security and sustainable agriculture in the Gulf countries. Dr. Geoffrey Hawtin, Senior Advisor at...
  The world’s longest distance selfie was taken on Friday, connecting thousands of miles between world number one Rory McIlroy, the world’s No.1, and Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing skipper Ian Walker. McIlroy, who is chasing Martin Kaymer in the Abu Dhabi...