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'I can't remember receiving $3m', says jailed Dubai exec

'I can't remember receiving $3m', says jailed Dubai exec

David Haigh, the former Leeds Utd boss accused of embezzlement, claims he can’t remember if he owned bank accounts into which he is accused of receiving funds

'Data roaming fees should be cut,' says Etisalat CEO

'Data roaming fees should be cut,' says Etisalat CEO

Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar noted that while voice roaming has been improved, data roaming is still an issue

Dubai bourse to see further IPOs by year-end, says chairman

Dubai bourse to see further IPOs by year-end, says chairman

Essa Kazim delivers confident prediction as Emaar Malls Group shares start to trade on DFM

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Why Buffet wouldn't have invested in Twitter

Why Buffet wouldn't have invested in Twitter

Tamara Pupic explains why she’s been haunted by the...

Where’s my First Class parachute?

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Shane McGinley goes in search of the answer to his...

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Should you trust your gut?

Should you trust your gut?

Salma Awwad explains how to yield the most out of your...

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Footballer held in Dubai trying to smuggle 1.8kg of cocaine in his pants
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Footballer held in Dubai trying to smuggle 1.8kg of cocaine in his pants

Defendant pleaded innocent, claiming he was carrying it for a friend and did not know it was drugs

Kuwait's NBK says sells Qatar bank stake for $538m
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's NBK says sells Qatar bank stake for $538m

National Bank of Kuwait says it has sold 30% interest in unlisted International Bank of Qatar

Wife sends Dubai husband into coma over second marriage
Healthcare»

Wife sends Dubai husband into coma over second marriage

Arab man reportedly fell into a diabetic coma when his wife locked him in their bathroom to prevent him from seeing his second wife

Qatar to demolish stadium for World Cup
Construction»

Qatar to demolish stadium for World Cup

The Al Rayyan Stadium will be pulled down and rebuilt at twice the size, rather than adding temporary tiers as previously planned

Kuwait charges former speaker over attempted coup
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait charges former speaker over attempted coup

Jasem Al Khorafi is accused of discussing a plot to overthrow the Gulf state's rulers on a videotape with a former prime minister

DP World’s Australian operations hit by strikes
Transport»

DP World’s Australian operations hit by strikes

Wrangling between the company and trade unions over working conditions and pay

Ports of change
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Ports of change
Tunisia: Access all areas
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Tunisia: Access all areas
Second time lucky on The World?
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Second time lucky on The World?
Box clever: UPS president Jim Barber
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Box clever: UPS president Jim Barber
Interview: Willie Walsh
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Interview: Willie Walsh
Style»
Yasmin Le Bon joins Dubai’s Fashion Forward line-up

Yasmin Le Bon joins Dubai’s Fashion Forward line-up

British-Iranian model will give a talk and grace the front row at the shows

Politics & Economics»
Dubai Duty Free boss awarded by the Irish president

Dubai Duty Free boss awarded by the Irish president

Colm McLoughlin among those to win Ireland’s Presidential Distinguished Service Awards

Arts»

In pictures: Sotheby’s Arts of the Islamic world and Imperial India

Sale takes place in London and has a combined total estimate of up to $25m

Gourmet»
Why BMI is not an accurate assessment of your health

Why BMI is not an accurate assessment of your health

The secret to a longer life: Keep your waist half your height

Photos»
Travel»
Eid weekend breaks in and around the UAE

Eid weekend breaks in and around the UAE

Holiday options for the Eid Al Adha long weekend

Real Estate»
Revealed: Dubai's top 5 cheapest places to rent

Revealed: Dubai's top 5 cheapest places to rent

International City has proved to be the most cost effective location for tenants

Gourmet»
Paris Hilton to visit Dubai for restaurant opening

Paris Hilton to visit Dubai for restaurant opening

The Hilton heiress joins Irina Shayk and Alessandra Ambrosio on October 10-11

Videos»
Politics & Economics»

35 years of Dubai skyscrapers

On the occasion of the 35th anniversary of the completion of Dubai’s first skyscraper, here is the list of the city’s tallest towers

Sport»
Muslim NFL player 'penalised for prayer celebration'

Muslim NFL player 'penalised for prayer celebration'

Husain Abdullah reportedly receives penalty under National Football League's 'excessive celebration' rules

Arts»
Pharrell Williams, The Who to headline Abu Dhabi F1 concerts

Pharrell Williams, The Who to headline Abu Dhabi F1 concerts

Legendary British rockers to appear in the UAE capital as part of 50th anniversary tour

Healthcare»
Wellness firm launches obesity camps in the UAE

Wellness firm launches obesity camps in the UAE

VLCC says it will offer free health, wellness and medical tests to their clients and their family members

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