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GCC banking sector has entered 'protracted period of contraction' - BMI Research

GCC banking sector has entered 'protracted period of contraction' - BMI Research

BMI research forecasts asset growth to slow to 6% year-on-year until 2020

New images released of Dubai Steps project

New images released of Dubai Steps project

Completed Dubai Steps structure is expected to be 100 metres high - similar to a 25-storey building.

Indians top list of non-GCC investors in Dubai real estate

Indians top list of non-GCC investors in Dubai real estate

Indian nationals pump $1.9 billion into Dubai property market in first half of 2016, DLD figures reveal

Thumbay Group reveals $163m MENA expansion plan

Thumbay Group reveals $163m MENA expansion plan

UAE healthcare group reveals plan to build six new hospitals and 12 clinics across region

Oman’s National Human Rights Commission says HRW report 'unrealistic and unfair'

Oman’s National Human Rights Commission says HRW report 'unrealistic and unfair'

Human Rights Watch accused Oman of not doing enough to tackle widespread abuse of foreign maids

The Hotel Danieli: what it's like to stay at a historic hotel

Unlike the other thousands of hotels that house the throngs...

How to be more like Facebook's billionaire CEO Mark Zuckerberg

How do the world’s greatest minds find inspiration? It all...

New Holland & Holland Range Rover is modelled after the company's bespoke firearms

That's right, the custom-made motor is modelled after a pair...

The Shangri-La Doha: what a way to make an entrance

The Shangri-La has just opened its doors in Doha, bringing...

Abu Dhabi set to end 50% discount on traffic fines
Culture & Society»

Abu Dhabi set to end 50% discount on traffic fines

Traffic fines issued after August 1 will be subject to the full penalty

Three arrested in Saudi for trespassing Jazan airport while 'hunting Pokémons'
Culture & Society»

Three arrested in Saudi for trespassing Jazan airport while 'hunting Pokémons'

The men reportedly travelled 70 kilometres while chasing the digital characters

Gulf retreats as oil's fall outweighs Q2 earnings
Markets»

Gulf retreats as oil's fall outweighs Q2 earnings

Riyadh's stock index fell 1.2 percent as losses accelerated in the final hour of trade, with 80% of traded stocks declining

Dubai International passengers can use Emirates ID card at T3 e-gates
Transport»

Dubai International passengers can use Emirates ID card at T3 e-gates

Passengers at Terminal 3 can now use the Emirates ID card to avail of e-gates

No minimum wage plan for domestic workers, says Bahrain
Politics & Economics»

No minimum wage plan for domestic workers, says Bahrain

The announcement came following Kuwait’s recent decision to set a $200 minimum wage for its domestic workers

Insurance premium for Qatar's 'risky' drivers set to increase
Transport»

Insurance premium for Qatar's 'risky' drivers set to increase

Qatar Central Bank orders firms to base premiums on motorists’ records

Kuwait swelters under record 54c heatwave
Culture & Society»

Kuwait swelters under record 54c heatwave

Remote site sees “hottest day ever recorded” on Thursday as power outages hit local infrastructure

Saudi real estate sales drop to lowest level in a decade
Property»

Saudi real estate sales drop to lowest level in a decade

Weekly sales dropped 56.7%, the lowest in the Saudi market in decades

UAE to exempt some SMEs from need for bank guarantees
Banking & Finance»

UAE to exempt some SMEs from need for bank guarantees

Move for firms with Emirati owner or director is latest step to support sector

UAE 'hot and dusty' on Sunday, light rain
Culture & Society»

UAE 'hot and dusty' on Sunday, light rain

Forecasters say visibility across much of the country will be poor throughout day

Dubai's RTA plans Uber-style service for taxis
Transport»

Dubai's RTA plans Uber-style service for taxis

City’s transport authority to finalise app that will allow payments for all transport modes by 2017

Munich gunman was fixated on mass killings, say police
Politics & Economics»
Munich gunman was fixated on mass killings, say police
German-Iranian gunman kills nine in Munich, then himself - police
Culture & Society»
German-Iranian gunman kills nine in Munich, then himself - police
Twitter cracks down on harassment after 'Ghostbusters' actor receives online abuse
Arts»
Twitter cracks down on harassment after 'Ghostbusters' actor receives online abuse
Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for
Politics & Economics»
Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for "thesaurus" of previous insults
Are the troubles easing for Saudi construction giant Binladin?
Construction»
Are the troubles easing for Saudi construction giant Binladin?
$7.7bn resort town mapped out for Athens airport wasteland
Construction»
$7.7bn resort town mapped out for Athens airport wasteland
After Nice attack, French Muslims feel fear and alienation
Politics & Economics»
After Nice attack, French Muslims feel fear and alienation
How an exodus of professional workers is reshaping Qatar
Politics & Economics»
How an exodus of professional workers is reshaping Qatar
Australia's former PM Rudd throws hat in ring for top UN job
Politics & Economics»
Australia's former PM Rudd throws hat in ring for top UN job
At height of Turkish coup bid, rebel jets had Erdogan's plane in their sights
Politics & Economics»
At height of Turkish coup bid, rebel jets had Erdogan's plane in their sights
At least 160 killed in violence as Turkish coup bid crumbles
Politics & Economics»
At least 160 killed in violence as Turkish coup bid crumbles
A changing landscape: Sultan Butti Bin Mejren
Property»
A changing landscape: Sultan Butti Bin Mejren
Why intellectual property fee hikes need to be redesigned
Politics & Economics»
Why intellectual property fee hikes need to be redesigned
Truck 'terrorist' kills at least 84 in attack on Nice Bastille Day crowd
Culture & Society»
Truck 'terrorist' kills at least 84 in attack on Nice Bastille Day crowd
Could the GCC have a free zone-free future?
Transport»
Could the GCC have a free zone-free future?
Digital dilemma: the future on advertising
Media»
Digital dilemma: the future on advertising
The calm amid the storm: Patrick Odier
Banking & Finance»
The calm amid the storm: Patrick Odier
Breaking the mould: Shahid Khan
Industries»
Breaking the mould: Shahid Khan
Behzad Golkar: Making the case for investing in Iranian capital markets
Politics & Economics»
Behzad Golkar: Making the case for investing in Iranian capital markets
Class act: Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair
Education»
Class act: Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair
Transport»
Solar plane takes off from Egypt on final leg of world tour to Abu Dhabi

Solar plane takes off from Egypt on final leg of world tour to Abu Dhabi

Solar Impulse 2 took off from Cairo in darkness en route to Abu Dhabi with a flight expected to take between 48 and 72 hours

Travel & Hospitality»
Waldorf Astoria in UAE offers Lamborghini driving experience

Waldorf Astoria in UAE offers Lamborghini driving experience

Waldorf Astoria and Automobili Lamborghini have partnered to offer new routes and super car models in Waldorf Astoria driving experiences

Lifestyle»
Dubai After Dark: Mahiki, Jumeirah Beach Hotel

Dubai After Dark: Mahiki, Jumeirah Beach Hotel

A look at the Dubai nightlife scene through the eyes of an insider – general manager of London club concept Mahiki in Dubai tells all – from the highest paid bill at the venue to 4:30 am work shifts

Style»

Too hot to tan? Here are 6 sun-free alternatives

Options for women - and men, because we know you like tanning just as much

Photos»
Media»
Reality TV show White Collar DXB returns as Fighting Fit Dubai

Reality TV show White Collar DXB returns as Fighting Fit Dubai

New show format will include more content on strength, conditioning, nutrition and lifestyle

Sport»
Tough Mudder Dubai set to launch in December

Tough Mudder Dubai set to launch in December

World famous obstacle course race set to launch Dubai edition later this year

Culture & Society»
Sheikh Mohammed and Crown Prince take trip on London Underground

Sheikh Mohammed and Crown Prince take trip on London Undergound

Sheikh Hamdan shares pictures of the royal family using London's iconic transport network

Videos»
Travel»

UAE summer staycations for the bored and restless

The best UAE offers if you’re not travelling this summer

Leisure»

The best Bugatti in history – meet the world's most iconic supercars

The first carmaker to treat automobiles as art, here are ten of Bugatti's most iconic motors

Travel & Hospitality»
Paris Hilton Hotel coming to Dubai

Paris Hilton Hotel coming to Dubai

The luxury hotel chain will also launch properties in New York and Las Vegas

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A changing landscape
After a decade as director-general of the Dubai Land Department, Sultan Butti Bin Mejren says he is acting fast to improve regulation of the real estate industry and ensure it remains a thriving part of the emirate’s economy. He explains why he is adamant investors will keep coming.

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