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Taliban negotiator under house arrest in UAE

Taliban negotiator under house arrest in UAE

Security source says UAE is considering deporting Agha Jan Mutassim to Afghanistan

Abu Dhabi's Mubadala sees tripling of net profit in 2013

Abu Dhabi's Mubadala sees tripling of net profit in 2013

State-owned investment fund which has stakes in General Electric and Carlyle says it made $395m profit

Labourers hold sit-in at Kuwait insect lab

Labourers hold sit-in at Kuwait insect lab

About 100 Egyptian labourers and agricultural engineers hold protest over promised bonus payments

Arabian Business Cafe

Abu Dhabi to feel the force?

Abu Dhabi to feel the force?

The new Star Wars film will be filmed in the UAE, sources...

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Dubai heading for the world's biggest traffic jam?

Dubai heading for the world's biggest traffic jam?

Motorists need to know plans to manage building of...

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Why Dubai isn't a plastic city

Why Dubai isn't a plastic city

Those who think the emirate lacks culture are wrong...

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Tipping should continue

Tipping should continue

Tipping your cabbie is as much custom as it is convenience...

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Saudi construction giant posts 4% rise in Q1 net profit
Construction»

Saudi construction giant posts 4% rise in Q1 net profit

Dar Al Arkan says improved performance due to higher sales of its developed properties in Saudi Arabia

Revealed: Chanel to stage $2.5m fashion show on Dubai private island
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Revealed: Chanel to stage $2.5m fashion show on Dubai private island

The location of the event, which will be attended by Karl Lagerfeld, had been kept top secret by organisers

70% of Arabs call for more film and TV censorship
Media»

70% of Arabs call for more film and TV censorship

Survey revealed adults want more regulation of violent and romantic content

Surging rents
Property»

Surging rents "a very real concern" for Dubai tenants - report

With rents rising 22% last year, some residents are being forced to look to more affordable northern emirates

UAE father who whipped son to death wins appeal
Culture & Society»

UAE father who whipped son to death wins appeal

Emirati admitted repeatedly hitting his son with electrical wire and cane over poor school grades

Yemen's Al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video
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Yemen's Al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video

Footage apparently shows a gathering of the group celebrating a mass jailbreak of fighters

Dubai's Nakheel invites bids for Palm Boardwalk project
Construction»

Dubai's Nakheel invites bids for Palm Boardwalk project

Construction firms to bid for contract to design and build 11km project on Palm Jumeirah

Abu Dhabi's Man City pay best salaries in world sport
Sport»

Abu Dhabi's Man City pay best salaries in world sport

New survey by Sportingintelligence says average first team pay has been calculated at $8.9m per year

Emirates to appeal against Milan-New York route ban
Transport»

Emirates to appeal against Milan-New York route ban

Airline wins temporary suspension of ban, pending the outcome of an appeal process

Bahrain's largest lender eyes $5bn sale, merger deal
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Bahrain's largest lender eyes $5bn sale, merger deal

Sources say Ahli United Bank is evaluating sale or merger with a strategic peer

Seattle, Toulouse… Abu Dhabi
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Seattle, Toulouse… Abu Dhabi
Winning hearts, minds and listings
Property»
Winning hearts, minds and listings
Bringing Hollywood to the desert
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Bringing Hollywood to the desert
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Mystery surrounds plans for major Burj Khalifa event

Mystery surrounds plans for major Burj Khalifa event

Cage-like platform or structure has been erected at top of world's tallest building

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Are you fit enough to run a business?

Are you fit enough to run a business?

We look at what the consequences are of being unfit or overweight on your business

Arts»

Home makeover: Stylish furniture options

Some of the most fashionable pieces from this year's Design Days Dubai

Gourmet»
Dubai's Zuma confirms ban on cigar smoking

Dubai's Zuma confirms ban on cigar smoking

Popular restaurant and bar brand says cigar ban extended to evenings; cigarette smoking will still be allowed

Photos»
Cars & Boats»
Infiniti hybrid model launches in the MidEast

Infiniti hybrid model launches in the MidEast

The range includes a system designed to alert the driver to possible collisions ahead

Gourmet»
Alex Ferguson to auction part of his wine collection

Alex Ferguson to auction part of his wine collection

Manchester United legend is also set to sell some memorabilia in $5m sale

Gourmet»
Five minutes with: Jean Christophe Novelli

Five minutes with: Jean Christophe Novelli

Michelin star French chef mulls bringing his cookery school to Dubai

Videos»
Culture & Society»

VIDEO: Footage from atop the Burj Khalifa

At 829.8m (2,722ft), the Burj Khalifa in Dubai is the tallest building in the world.

Sport»
First four IPL matches in UAE are sold out, say organisers

First four IPL matches in UAE are sold out, say organisers

The 2014 edition of Indian Premier League begins on Wednesday with Mumbai Indians playing Kolkata Knight Riders in Abu Dhabi

Style»

In Pictures: A look inside the designers of Fashion Forward

This season, 18 designers showcased their creations on the runways of Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah

Style»
Audemars Piguet launches new Royal Oak Offshore collection

Audemars Piguet launches new Royal Oak Offshore collection

A detailed look at the latest timepieces for ladies from the Swiss watch manufacturer

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