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UCL Qatar admits paying less to female staff

UCL Qatar admits paying less to female staff

University College London Doha campus denies it was a 'deliberate policy'; has moved to compensate women affected

Oil price slump to start affecting Saudi banks, says S&P

Oil price slump to start affecting Saudi banks, says S&P

Banks operating in Gulf kingdom are likely to see bad loans edge higher by end of the year, says ratings agency

Jumeirah picked to run hotel, apartments in $1bn Dubai project

Jumeirah picked to run hotel, apartments in $1bn Dubai project

Dubai-based operator chosen to manage 200-room hotel, 350 serviced apartments and 290 luxury residences in RP Heights tower project

Damac says to deliver first Dubai South homes 'within 6 months'

Damac says to deliver first Dubai South homes 'within 6 months'

NAIA Tenora will be the first luxury serviced hotel apartments to open at 145 sq km city which was recently rebranded

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The sad tale of ‘disposable’ pets

The sad tale of ‘disposable’ pets

What happens when handbag pooches go out of fashion...

The real 'Trump effect'

The real 'Trump effect'

How The Donald’s US presidential candidacy could affect...

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Who owns the copyright to a national view?

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Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

A recent study by the UN showed that 32.7% of food...

SMEs say less optimistic for sales, growth in the UAE for Q3
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SMEs say less optimistic for sales, growth in the UAE for Q3

New survey also says the ability of SMEs to collect payments and raise financing in the UAE has decreased in Q2

Gulf markets remain under pressure after oil's sharp drop
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Gulf markets remain under pressure after oil's sharp drop

Saudi Arabia's bourse recovers from early losses to close 1% lower while Dubai's index drops 2%

Dubai Int'l reports July traffic jump after runway maintenance
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Dubai Int'l reports July traffic jump after runway maintenance

More than 6.68m passengers use airport, up nearly 30% on July 2014 when airport was reduced to one runway

Kuwaiti expat mums hit hard by driving ban
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Kuwaiti expat mums hit hard by driving ban

Strict rules on who can drive in Kuwait are making the school run difficult, say women

Dubai Police issue warning about sending joke messages
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Dubai Police issue warning about sending joke messages

Al Ameen service warns sending jokes about extremist groups on social media could lead to prosecution

1,300 drug smugglers, dealers arrested in Saudi Arabia
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1,300 drug smugglers, dealers arrested in Saudi Arabia

Authorities seize 11.66m amphetamine capsules, 12 tons of hashish, 13 kilos of raw heroin and 188 grams of heroin in the past 6 months

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Fashion Forward season 6 dates revealed

Fashion Forward season 6 dates revealed

The bi-annual event in Dubai acts as a platform for regional designers

Arts»
Jason Derulo set for Dubai Music Week

Jason Derulo set for Dubai Music Week

American R&B star joins Ellie Goulding and Thirty Seconds To Mars on the bill

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Video: Dramatic car stunts on the roads in Saudi

New clip shows youths acting out dangerous displays, including driving up on two wheels.

Style»
Yas Mall announces first Fashion Week

Yas Mall announces first Fashion Week

Abu Dhabi’s outlet will host the first season of an annual event

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Arts»

Video: Trailer for first Dubai-set English-language sitcom

DCity showcases a range of characters and some of the city's biggest landmarks. It has been picked up by the Arab Telemedia Group in Jordan as a 30 episode TV series.

Wellness»
New UAE app will allow fitness class bookings in different gyms

New UAE app will allow fitness class bookings in different gyms

Class Dive will offer unlimited workouts through a monthly membership

Arts»
Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Trevor Noah and Dave Chappelle to headline the Dubai Comedy Festival from October 15-24

Videos»
Gadgets»
10 apps every businessman should have

10 apps every businessman should have

In 2015, technology goes hand in hand with business so here is your handy guide to the best apps

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Searching for inner peace in Abu Dhabi

Searching for inner peace in Abu Dhabi

Nestled in front of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, Shane McGinley finds his own Shangri-La in the UAE capital

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