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Dubai's DEWA plans to launch drones on projects

Dubai's DEWA plans to launch drones on projects

State utility says drones will provide early detection of problems, will help to monitor contractors

South Korea to build nuclear reactors for Saudi Arabia

South Korea to build nuclear reactors for Saudi Arabia

Memorandum of understanding could be worth $2bn; plan to build at least two reactors in Gulf kingdom

Dubai named top city for Middle East quality of living

Dubai named top city for Middle East quality of living

Emirate is only ranked 74th, Abu Dhabi 77th in new global list which is topped by Vienna

Arabian Business Cafe

It's still location, location, location for restaurant owners

It's still location, location, location for restaurant owners

Finding the perfect place to set up can be hard for...

Money talks

Money talks

Why some need monetary gain to inspire creativity,...

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US airlines should swallow sour grapes

US airlines should swallow sour grapes

The Americans need to make the claims in their investigation...

Time to say goodbye to the PC?

Time to say goodbye to the PC?

Mounting losses and dwindling sales have hit the popular...

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MidEast carriers post 9.2% cargo growth in January
Transport»

MidEast carriers post 9.2% cargo growth in January

Regional airlines outperform rivals as monthly freighter growth is nearly three times the global average

Egypt plans new pyramid skyscraper
Construction»

Egypt plans new pyramid skyscraper

The 200-metre high-rise is designed to resemble the ancient pyramids; set to be part of the Sheikh Zayed City project

Kuwait loses $168.5m in court cases
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait loses $168.5m in court cases

270 cases were filed against government departments in one year

$22bn of Bahraini projects in pipeline, gov’t announces
Politics & Economics»

$22bn of Bahraini projects in pipeline, gov’t announces

Authorities did not disclose details of what the projects were or when detailed plans would be submitted

Expat arrested for ‘offensive’ Saudi temple snaps
Culture & Society»

Expat arrested for ‘offensive’ Saudi temple snaps

Indian man allegedly posted photos of Kaaba being replaced by a Hinduism temple on Facebook

Egypt, Arabtec to resume talks on $40bn housing project
Construction»

Egypt, Arabtec to resume talks on $40bn housing project

Both sides agreed terms late last month, but the contract allegedly includes less attractive terms for Arabtec than it had approved

The short story of Alwaleed's Alarab TV
Media»
The short story of Alwaleed's Alarab TV
Sony could abandon TVs, smartphones
Technology»
Sony could abandon TVs, smartphones
Revealed: The business of polo
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Revealed: The business of polo
The road ahead for Jaguar Land Rover
Transport»
The road ahead for Jaguar Land Rover
Culture & Society»
Dubai to hand out $1.6m of gold to slimming contest winners

Dubai to hand out $1.6m of gold to slimming contest winners

Participants in the much-hyped slimming challenge ‘Your Child in Gold’ will finally be rewarded on March 15

Cars & Boats»

Dubai International Boat Show kicks off

Over 850 international, regional and local exhibitors from more than 50 countries are showcasing their boats and products at the Dubai International Boat Show (DIBS). Held at the Dubai International Marine Club ¬— Mina Seyahi, the event is open from 3pm to 9:30pm daily, with an admission fee of Dhs60.

Media»
MasterChef India TV show to film in Dubai this week

MasterChef India TV show to film in Dubai this week

Around 12 locations will feature in the episode, including the Atlantis hotel and Dubai Creek

Technology»
Dubai Mall's Sphere to showcase the city from all angles

Dubai Mall's Sphere to showcase the city from all angles

New attraction will use Dubai360.com content to give visitors a new look at Dubai

Photos»
Gourmet»
Sanjeev Kapoor restaurant opens at Melia Doha

Sanjeev Kapoor restaurant opens at Melia Doha

Signature By Sanjeev Kapoor to showcase contemporary Indian food at new hotel in Qatari capital

Technology»
Virtual reality headsets go on sale in Qatar

Virtual reality headsets go on sale in Qatar

Oculus Rift, which was bought by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg last year for $2bn, provides the devices for video gaming fanatics

Transport»
Solar Impulse pilot dedicates flight to Abu Dhabi Crown Prince

Solar Impulse pilot dedicates flight to Abu Dhabi Crown Prince

Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard pays tribute to Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan as he takes off on final test flight

Videos»
Transport»
Dubai inks deal to run trial of electric-powered bus

Dubai inks deal to run trial of electric-powered bus

Transport auhority signs agreement for nine-month long trial of environmentally-friendly bus

Cars & Boats»
Dubai boat show to showcase $272m worth of yachts

Dubai boat show to showcase $272m worth of yachts

23rd edition of Dubai International Boat Show to feature 430 vessels on land and water

Travel & Hospitality»
Free hotel stay for blaze-hit Dubai tower residents

Free hotel stay for blaze-hit Dubai tower residents

Jannah Hotels and Resorts has offered those affected by The Tower fire a complimentary 20-night stay at one of its resorts

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