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US airports claim Gulf carriers causing 'devastating consequences'

US airports claim Gulf carriers causing 'devastating consequences'

More than 30 local airports are calling on the US gov’t to intervene in the $40bn subsidies row to prevent the collapse of flights to smaller US markets

UAE confirms gov't salaries to be paid early on July 14

UAE confirms gov't salaries to be paid early on July 14

Ministry of Finance says montly payrolls prepared early to give employees financial boost prior to Eid celebrations

UAE set to launch more Braille currency notes

UAE set to launch more Braille currency notes

Central bank says it will put into circulation AED500 and AED5 notes specially produced for blind and sight impaired

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Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Who owns the copyright to a national view?

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...

Sometimes it's not all about the bass

Sometimes it's not all about the bass

Imagine a world where the music suited the venue and...

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When being tech savvy isn't cool

When being tech savvy isn't cool

It is time hotels toned down the fancy-yet-impossible...

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Dubai driver 'attacked with sword' after road dispute
Culture & Society»

Dubai driver 'attacked with sword' after road dispute

Defendants deny attacking Emirati motorist after he warned them there was smoke coming from their car

Dubai's Abraaj buys majority stake in Nigerian mattress maker
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Abraaj buys majority stake in Nigerian mattress maker

Private equity firm inks deal for Mouka Ltd with founding family retaining a minority interest

Plans submitted for London rival to Qatar-backed The Shard
Construction»

Plans submitted for London rival to Qatar-backed The Shard

Developers are seeking permission to construct a 304m tower to rival Qatar-funded landmark

UAE firms save $493m during labour card grace period
Culture & Society»

UAE firms save $493m during labour card grace period

Labour Ministry says nearly 28,000 companies have resettled fines relating to 58,000 workers during grace period

Swiss hotel firm plans fourth property in Jeddah
Travel & Hospitality»

Swiss hotel firm plans fourth property in Jeddah

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts says 300-room property is scheduled to open in Q1 2019

Dubai's DWC steps up to compete for Chinese businesses
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Dubai's DWC steps up to compete for Chinese businesses

Dubai World Central Business Park is competing against the emirate’s other free zones to attract the lucrative Chinese market

Saudi Arabia says arrests brothers linked to Kuwait mosque bombing
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia says arrests brothers linked to Kuwait mosque bombing

One was arrested in Kuwait and extradited to KSA, another was arrested in the western city of Taif and a third was taken into custody after a shootout at a house near the Kuwaiti border

Saudi Arabia: Open for business
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Saudi Arabia: Open for business
Media»
Boxing reality show seeks contestants in Dubai

Boxing reality show seeks contestants in Dubai

New reality show named White Collar DXB is looking to make boxers out of amateurs

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New pizza concept to debut in the Dubai Mall

New pizza concept to debut in the Dubai Mall

Local founders of The Pizza Guys to open their new dining concept, PI.DUBAI, in time for Eid

Travel & Hospitality»
Jumeirah hotel offers in-room luxury menu for pets

Jumeirah hotel offers in-room luxury menu for pets

Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah in Istanbul has launched a new ‘Four Legged Luxury’ menu

Culture & Society»
Jeddah sets record for world's biggest Iftar table

Jeddah sets record for world's biggest Iftar table

640 tables were joined together to create the 1.5km-long record, adjudicated by the Guinness Book of Records

Photos»
Cars & Boats»

Inside a 145 metre luxury yacht

The X Force is a superyacht built by Admiral Yachts and first launched at the Monaco Yacht Show

Gourmet»
1,000kg chocolate cake on display in Dubai for Ramadan

1,000kg chocolate cake on display in Dubai for Ramadan

Cake artist Gelly Kalouta designs the massive cake for JW Marriott Marquis Dubai

Gadgets»
Vertu unveils latest Bentley smartphone handset

Vertu unveils latest Bentley smartphone handset

Luxury mobile phone maker says Vertu Signature for Bentley will go on sale in September

Videos»
Arts»
Coming to Dubai...? 'Jaws On The Water' movie screenings

Coming to Dubai...? 'Jaws On The Water' movie screenings

A Palm hotel is keen to replicate the US trend for showing the infamous shark film in water

Arts»

10 famous faces who are actually Muslims

From Mike Tyson to Janet Jackson, some well-known headline names who practice Islam

Arts»
Jennifer Aniston among LA residents hitting out at mega-mansions being built by rich Arabs

Jennifer Aniston among LA residents hitting out at mega-mansions being built by rich Arabs

Actress is one of many Bel Air and Beverly Hills homeowners who have spoken out against the gigantic mansions

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