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Etihad plan to buy Darwin stake fails to meet Swiss rules

Etihad plan to buy Darwin stake fails to meet Swiss rules

Switzerland's Federal Office of Civil Aviation issues warning as foreign stakes in European airlines come under increasing scrutiny

Nigerian who died in UAE tests negative for Ebola

Nigerian who died in UAE tests negative for Ebola

Health Authority of Abu Dhabi says 35-year-old did not have deadly virus; husband and medics released from isolation

Dubai's Atlantis said to seek refinancing of $880m loan

Dubai's Atlantis said to seek refinancing of $880m loan

Banking sources say iconic island resort is latest to look for more favourable terms on financing

UAE cities ranked 'below average' for living conditions

UAE cities ranked 'below average' for living conditions

EIU's Global Liveability Index places Dubai and Abu Dhabi 78th and 79th out of 140 cities; list topped by Melbourne

Arabian Business Cafe

Think rich to get rich

Think rich to get rich

History has shown that if you want to get rich you...

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Baby NOT on board?

Baby NOT on board?

Kids are great, but they’re better somewhere else,...

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The hotel that fined guests $500 for bad reviews

The hotel that fined guests $500 for bad reviews

Rahul Odedra on one hotel's response to negative feedback...

Arsenal will win the Premier League, City finish fourth and Spurs face relegation

Arsenal will win the Premier League, City finish fourth and Spurs face relegation

Anil Bhoyrul makes his annual premier league predictions...

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YouTube co-founder to speak at Doha conference
Technology»

YouTube co-founder to speak at Doha conference

Qatar Science & Technology Park announces Chad Hurley as guest speaker at event in October

Dubai's DEWA extends bid deadline on M-Station expansion plan
GCC»

Dubai's DEWA extends bid deadline on M-Station expansion plan

State-owned utility says decision taken at the request of a number of major international companies

UAE's Just Falafel announces expansion plan in Kuwait
Retail»

UAE's Just Falafel announces expansion plan in Kuwait

Street food retailer says it is opening outlet in Eigaila with plans to open seven further shops in Gulf state

Hong Kong hotel group debuts in Bahrain as part of Gulf push
Travel & Hospitality»

Hong Kong hotel group debuts in Bahrain as part of Gulf push

Swiss-Belhotel International launches 149-room property in Seef; plans to operate seven MidEast hotels by 2015

Qatar Airways plans capacity increase on Eastern European route
Transport»

Qatar Airways plans capacity increase on Eastern European route

Strong demand prompts move to offer more than 400 extra seats per week to Bucharest and Sofia

Six Senses eyes UAE cities for new urban resort brand
Travel & Hospitality»

Six Senses eyes UAE cities for new urban resort brand

President of Bangkok-based hotel operator seeks to launch new brand in key gateway cities

Apple said to be planning its biggest ever store in Dubai
Retail»

Apple said to be planning its biggest ever store in Dubai

US tech giant is reportedly set to build new shop in Mall of the Emirates, bigger than New York flagship store

Saudi Arabia proposes 10% foreign ownership cap for bourse
Markets»

Saudi Arabia proposes 10% foreign ownership cap for bourse

Among other draft rules, a single foreign investor could own no more than 5% of any listed firm - regulator

UAE's President Khalifa approves new law to fight terror
Politics & Economics»

UAE's President Khalifa approves new law to fight terror

New legislation will include capital punishment, life sentences and fines of up to $27.2m

The UAE's wheel deal
Technology»
The UAE's wheel deal
Smoke-free Dubai - the big debate
Lifestyle»
Smoke-free Dubai - the big debate
How to be a good boss
StartUp»
How to be a good boss
Behind the scenes at Rolls-Royce
Cars & Boats»
Behind the scenes at Rolls-Royce
Construction»
Harry Potter-style house designed in Iran

Harry Potter-style house designed in Iran

At the touch of a button three rooms will rotate in a style similar to Hogwarts School

Travel»

10 best Ashrams and spiritual retreats around the world

Usually located far from human habitation, attendees are usually seeking out a stress-free, spiritual and often inexpensive break

Lifestyle»
The bald truth: 10 reasons why you are losing your hair

The bald truth: 10 reasons why you are losing your hair

Every person who works in a stressful environment knows that it comes at a high price.

Transport»
Dubai's RTA says Shindagha Tunnel to partially close for maintenance

Dubai's RTA says Shindagha Tunnel to partially close for maintenance

Transport authority announces plan to carry out repair work overnight Friday/Saturday at tunnel under Dubai Creek

Photos»
Retail»
Carrefour to be first to open in revamped BurJuman wing

Carrefour to be first to open in revamped BurJuman wing

Hypermarket to launch on Thursday; first store to open in Dubai shopping mall's remodelled North Wing

Cars & Boats»

Revealed: Sheikh Hamdan’s luxury yachts in France

The 77 meters luxury yacht 'The Smeralda' and the 88 meters 'Dubawi'' luxury yacht attract attention at the Saint-Malo harbour, Britanny, western France

Arts»
Poet Behbahani, 'lioness of Iran', dies at 87

Poet Behbahani, 'lioness of Iran', dies at 87

Nobel Prize nominee was a champion of women's rights, opponent of death penalty

Videos»
Arts»
Abu Dhabi-backed spaceship said to host Lady Gaga wedding

Abu Dhabi-backed spaceship said to host Lady Gaga wedding

Sources claim the singer is hoping to have ceremony aboard Virgin Galactic

Lifestyle»
5 key steps to mastering your emotions at work

5 key steps to mastering your emotions at work

Emotional intelligence can be more important than IQ in a corporate environment

Transport»
Dubai launches campaign to raise jet ski safety

Dubai launches campaign to raise jet ski safety

Dubai Maritime City Authority launches initiative to get all jet ski owners to register their water craft

Gadgets»
Breitling watches replace boarding passes in UAE

Breitling watches replace boarding passes in UAE

Swiss watch maker created this limited edition chronograph for first ever zero gravity flight passengers

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    Belgium diplomat arrested for pulling veil from Qatari princess

    If its illegal to dress in a certain way why didnt the police do something about it.

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    Thursday, 21 August 2014 8:37 PM - Ghazi
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    CEO of Just Falafel to step down

    Just Falafel was a disaster waiting to happen. The food isn't even that good and the focus wasn't on building the brand and operations. Instead they focused... more

    Thursday, 21 August 2014 8:37 PM - milad
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    World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

    Tolerance has its limits everywhere including Dubai and those who considered Dubai a lawless circus were held accountable...so thank you Dubai authorities... more

    Thursday, 21 August 2014 10:51 PM - Khalil
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    Undercover Dubai cops arrest more than 20,000 beachgoers in 2yrs

    Well these days there are even men ogling men and propositioning to men on the beach, its high time the Undercover Dubai cops also protect men beachgoers... more

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