DUBAI NEWS
Know the law: How to legally share an apartment in UAE

Know the law: How to legally share an apartment in UAE

S&P Global Ratings says supply demand imbalances, economic slowdown, and lower population growth to hit Guf real estate markets next year Real estate markets in the Gulf are…

Damac boss unmoved by 30% slump in wealth due to shares slide

Damac boss unmoved by 30% slump in wealth due to shares slide

Hussain Sajwani says Damac keen to acquire sites in London for projects despite Brexit uncertainty Dubai-based billionaire Hussain Sajwani, who has golf course deals with the Trump Organization,…

PROPERTY

Dubai property developers upbeat on India

Dubai property developers upbeat on India

Exhibitors at Dubai Property Show see the country as a growing source market for buyers,…

More than just sun and sand at UAE’s Northern Emirates

More than just sun and sand at UAE’s Northern Emirates

Islands, beachside homes, hotels and marinas reshape waterfront destinations there Dubai: If you are headed…

Revealed: Cheapest, priciest places to live in Dubai right now

Revealed: Cheapest, priciest places to live in Dubai right now

Looking for more budget-friendly flats to rent? These places could save you money HIGHLIGHTS Dubai’s…

Dubai’s developers looking elsewhere for funds

Dubai’s developers looking elsewhere for funds

Ali Tumbi, CEO of Aqua Properties posing for picture at Aqua Properties Office, Dubai. Dubai:…

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GULF

Kuwaiti minister hints driver who killed policeman may be a militant

Kuwaiti minister hints driver who killed policeman may be a militant

Kuwait’s interior minister said on Monday that a man who rammed his car into a group of police officers last week, killing one of them, “belonged to an…

Details of Muslim antiterrorism coalition still sketchy, analysts say

Details of Muslim antiterrorism coalition still sketchy, analysts say

Dubai: The announcement by Saudi Arabia of the formation of an Islamic antiterrorism coalition is now being parsed by analysts who are now examining the details of the…

Gulf business leader says Mideast pays $1 trillion for gender gap

Gulf business leader says Mideast pays $1 trillion for gender gap

Dead Sea, Jordan — Bring more Arab women into the workforce, invest in “bite-sized” infrastructure projects and get the private sector more involved in training young job seekers…

Ending the carnage in Pakistan

Ending the carnage in Pakistan

The carnage caused by a suicide attack at a mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia on Friday highlights a continuing legacy of senseless bloodshed and blatant murder in a…

WORLD

Glance at Iran’s parliamentary elections

Glance at Iran’s parliamentary elections

DUBAI: Iranians are voting Friday in the country’s first elections since the Islamic Republic sealed a landmark deal with the United…

New Dubai Wharf homes set for sales launch

New Dubai Wharf homes set for sales launch

  Dubai Properties on Sunday unveiled a new residential tower at Dubai Wharf, a multi-million dirham mixed-use project in the heart…

LAFESTYLE

Fashion designer hotels for a stylish stay

Fashion designer hotels for a stylish stay

Amongst the most interesting projects are collaborations on hotel properties that represent their unique touch Design masterminds from the fashion world have always extended their creativity and…

OPINION

The world of big data

The world of big data

Number of mobile-connected devices are expected to surpass 10 billion by 2018 In a day, people send more than 144.8 billion emails, post more than 340 million…

PROFILES

More than just sun and sand at UAE’s Northern Emirates

More than just sun and sand at UAE’s Northern Emirates

Islands, beachside homes, hotels and marinas reshape waterfront destinations there Dubai: If you are headed for the beach or any stretch of waterfront in the Northern Emirates,…

RETAIL

Win Life-Changing Prizes

Win Life-Changing Prizes

Take a chance and surprise yourself — there’s almost no end to the possibilities of winning amazing prizes and raffles. Each year, the prizes offered at the…

REVIEWS

Dubai’s Arabtec said to be in talks on takeover targets

Dubai’s Arabtec said to be in talks on takeover targets

By Staff writer Sunday, 4 January 2015 Dubai-based construction giant Arabtec Holding is reportedly seeking advice to identify potential acquisition targets.According to people with knowledge of the…

SPORTS

Asia Cup: Malik, Akmal take Pakistan home against plucky UAE

Asia Cup: Malik, Akmal take Pakistan home against plucky UAE

DHAKA: Shoaib Malik and Umar Akmal each scored a half-century as Pakistan survived early innings jitters to beat the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by seven wickets in…

TECHNOLOGY

‘Silicon Beach’ brings tech boom to Los Angeles

‘Silicon Beach’ brings tech boom to Los Angeles

So long Silicon Valley. These days entrepreneurs and engineers are flocking to a place better known for surfing waves than the Web. Amid the palm trees and…

TOURISIM

Middle East tourism rebounds strongly after slump

Middle East tourism rebounds strongly after slump

  After three years of declining figures, tourism numbers have rebounded this year, with data from a United National agency showing 4% growth in the first 10…