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EXCLUSIVE: Dubai's small developers join service fees crackdown

Owners associations begin reissuing access cards in bid to block residents with outstanding fees

Tiger Woods "not worth" $3m fee - Qatar golf boss

Former world No.1 had been invited to appear at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters

Saudis behead Sri Lankan housemaid for infant killing

Colombo gov't appealed against death penalty upheld by Supreme Court in 2010

UAE SIM re-registration deadline looms

Mobile users have until January 17 to register their SIM cards or risk disconnection

Qatar Airways first airline to use new jet fuel

Flight to London used GTL (Gas-To-Liquids) Jet Fuel, developed with Qatar Petroleum and Shell

Lebanon's MEA buys ten Airbus A320neo planes

Carrier firms up preliminary deal to buy single aisle aircraft for US$1.05bn at current list prices

10,000 fake watches seized in Dubai raid

Raid part of ‘Operation Habibi’, Dubai Police’s crackdown on counterfeit goods

No Qatar deal for football star Beckham

Representatives of UK football star claim lucrative Qatari deal is not on cards

70-year old Saudi man divorces teen wife

Union sparked international condemnation over Saudi Arabia’s marriage laws

Brent inches up towards $112 as China data beats expectations

Brent crude futures up towards US$112 per barrel after Chinese trade numbers beat analysts' expectations

Gold hovers below $1,660/Oz; eyes on ECB

Gold was little changed on Thursday, with investors eying a key resistance level just above US$1,660 an ounce

Dana Gas at ten-month high; UAE markets extend gains

Dana Gas surges to ten-month high after a top shareholder backed plans to restructure US$920m debt


Can Dubai learn from the Hong Kong property boom?

Hong Kong’s housing market currently faces the sort of problems that Dubai did back in 2006-8


Mohammed Morsi meets Palestinian Authority president

Morsi was also set to meet with Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal, the rival of Fatah leader Abbas

Commuter ferry accident in Lower Manhattan injures a dozen people

About 50 people were injured in the accident, which left a large gash on the front side of the Seastreak ferry at Pier 11

Activists attend pro-gun rally at Colorado state capitol

Lawmakers are calling for tougher gun legislation after recent mass shootings at an Aurora, Colorado movie theater and at Sandy Hook Elementary School


Pakistani envoy summoned over Kashmir clash

India has conveyed its "deepest concern and protest" to Pakistan's high commissioner in New Delhi over the alleged killing of two Indian soldiers

Cricket bat thrown during Shane Warne and Marlon Samuels clash

Shane Warne has received a one game ban after bat throwing clash with Marlon Samuels during a Twenty20 game in Australia

Referee attacked in football brawl in Chile

A referee and his assistant are attacked during a brawl which broke out at a football match in Chile

Nusra Front sees Islamic state in Syria

Al Jazeera has obtained rare access to rebel fighters of the Nusra Front

Latest Reader Comments

Dubai Int'l T1 is too congested, says Indian airline boss
Shareen : Yes, T1 is overflowing, but Air India need to maintain its timing which is a big question mark most of the time. Plus quality of service, please have some responsible staffs you can answer customer questions. When you point at others mistake first you need to make youself perfect. ...
Dubai - Monday, 30 March 2015 4:13 PM

UAE airlines review cockpit policies after Germanwings crash
Trish : I believe the idea is not to have the purser/steward fly the plane, but prevent anything untoward by the pilot, such as locking the door or going into a steep dive. He would be able to alert the rest of the crew of the behaviour and stop if necessary until the other pilot comes in.
I am complete...
UAE - Monday, 30 March 2015 4:10 PM

Dubai house prices, rents dip by 2% in early 2015
Mosa : Rents must fall, only then the rental market will stabilize in other emirates and residents can breathe. It is becoming unbearable for most of the families by each passing month shelling out a huge portion of their income just in rents.
Most of the people are considering to move out to another ...
UAE - Monday, 30 March 2015 9:06 AM

Arab leaders to announce unified force to fight security threats
whatnext : Great.
This will then enable them to go into Iraq, Syria and where ever else in future too.
uae - Monday, 30 March 2015 9:05 AM

Nakheel PR: The toughest job in Dubai?
An Emaar Fan : You forgot to mention the sewage pit between JLT and Jumeirah Park and the terrible landscaping in Jumeirah Park The chain link fencing they want to install on top of walls built too low in JP and roads, or lack of, for access to Discovery Gardens and JVT....
UAE - Monday, 30 March 2015 9:05 AM




REVEALED: The UAE's 50 biggest companies

Arabian Business counts down the Gulf state's largest companies by market capitalisation


Research In Motion interview: Andrew MacLeod

RIM’s latest version of its BlackBerry smartphone marks the Canadian manufacturer’s make or break moment

Saudi Arabia's $220bn spending spree

Yet another expansionary budget means that Saudi Arabia will keep on investing billions at home

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