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Revealed: Emirates had over 400,000 job applications in past year

Revealed: Emirates had over 400,000 job applications in past year

Online interest for operational jobs, not including cabin crew, came from 227 different countries

Hilton announces plan for new Dubai World Central hotel

Hilton announces plan for new Dubai World Central hotel

Hotel giant says Hilton Dubai World Central will have 535 rooms; slated to open in early 2019

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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...

Why Kevin Pietersen has been poorly advised

Why Kevin Pietersen has been poorly advised

The best thing the cricketer could have done was remain...

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The winner takes it all?

The winner takes it all?

Shane McGinley asks whether every deal in the Middle...

Don't mention the d-word

Don't mention the d-word

Hotels must overcome the fear factor to serve disabled...

Abu Dhabi's ADIB eyes UAE expats as industry growth slows
Banking & Finance»

Abu Dhabi's ADIB eyes UAE expats as industry growth slows

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank says will focus on winning more business in the expatriate community this year

Dubai firefighters praised after Dubai Marina tower blaze
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Dubai firefighters praised after Dubai Marina tower blaze

Crews tackle fire in Marina Pinnacle which is just across street from The Torch which was badly damaged in blaze in Feb

Jail for drunk passenger who threatened to blow up plane
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Jail for drunk passenger who threatened to blow up plane

Bahraini man is sentenced to six months in jail for making threats after being refused more alcohol during flight

UAE's Gulf Capital says eyeing four deals in Egypt
Banking & Finance»

UAE's Gulf Capital says eyeing four deals in Egypt

Abu Dhabi-based private equity firm mulls deals in healthcare, oil and gas, petrochemicals and consumer goods

Mitsubishi to build $3.2bn power, water plant in Qatar
Energy»

Mitsubishi to build $3.2bn power, water plant in Qatar

The first stage set to be finished in 2017 ahead of full operation in 2018

Kuwait Airways names banks for $400m loan
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Kuwait Airways names banks for $400m loan

NBAD & Arab Banking Corporation will be lead arrangers for the Sharia-compliant loan to purchase five Airbus aircraft to be leased by the airline

ISIL kills at least 400 people, including children, in Palmyra, says Syria
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ISIL kills at least 400 people, including children, in Palmyra, says Syria

Militants seized the city of 50,000 people, site of some of the world's most extensive and best preserved ancient Roman ruins

The fracking of US-Saudi relations
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The fracking of US-Saudi relations
Luxury Living»
UAE retailer creates record-breaking $2m diamond guitar

UAE retailer creates record-breaking $2m diamond guitar

Guitar has over 400 carat diamonds set in 1.6kg of 18 carat gold

Sport»
Five Minutes with... Emirati figure skater Zahra Lari

Five Minutes with... Emirati figure skater Zahra Lari

Professional figure skater Zahra Lari on her goal to the first Emirati to ever participate in the Winter Olympics in 2018

Gadgets»
BlackBerry launches new $299 model aimed at entry level, budget segment

BlackBerry launches new $299 model aimed at entry level, budget segment

Leap is available from today in the UAE, part of Canadian firm's latest bid for market share

Wellness»
Mini Rolls-Royce replicas auctioned off for charity

Mini Rolls-Royce replicas auctioned off for charity

Small-scale models of the Ghost are given a makeover by 12 contemporary artists

Photos»
Wellness»
MidEast launch for vest which can measure heart and sleep activity

MidEast launch for vest which can measure heart and sleep activity

Hexoskin biometric vest allows a person to measure and monitor their EKG, calorie intake, activity level, number of steps, and more

Healthcare»
UAE foundation completes Morocco campaign to prevent blindness

UAE foundation completes Morocco campaign to prevent blindness

Noor Dubai Foundation says 4,200 eye exams carried out with more than 400 surgeries performed

Culture & Society»

InPics: Dubai Crown Prince's glacier adventure in New Zealand

Sheikh Hamdan revealed pictures of his snow-filled trip to the southern hemisphere

Videos»
Culture & Society»
Emirati designer wins prize for The Beauty Of Islam garden at London show

Emirati designer wins prize for The Beauty Of Islam garden at London show

Kamelia Bin Zaal awarded a prestigious Silver Gilt Medal at the UK’s Chelsea Flower Show

Arts»

Salman Khan releases video confirming Dubai trip

Bollywood star, who is currently on bail after being sentenced to 5 years in jail by a Mumbai court, will appear at the Arab Indo Bollywood Awards at Meydan racecourse

Technology»
Emirates announces launch of Android app for passengers

Emirates announces launch of Android app for passengers

Technology aims to help passengers to plan their journey; follows recent launch of Apple Watch app

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