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Dubai's Asian schools 'must do better'

Only two schools out of 26 were rated “outstanding” for 2011-2012 academic year

UAE developers in crackdown on property 'flippers'

Real estate firms and banks taking steps to prevent rapid on-sale of off-plan properties

Qatar puts $4.7bn London project on hold

Qatari Diar said to have postponed Chelsea Barracks over UK economy concerns

I don't employ spies - Qatar Airways boss

Akbar Al Baker defends heavy-handed approach to airline management

Wife of Syria's Assad pregnant - report

British born Asma Al Assad said to be expecting fourth child with dictator

Emirates to fly daily to Tokyo Haneda

Airline hopes to boost tourism and trade by adding new daily flight

Abu Dhabi hotel revenues rose 6% in 2012

More than 2.3m guests stayed in hotels in UAE capital last year, statistics show

DP World sees 2012 profit in-line with forecasts

Dubai port operator has recently disposed of stakes in some of its non-core assets

Abu Dhabi's TAQA seals $1.4bn Morocco finance deal

State-owned energy firm secures cash for expansion of Jorf Lasfar power plant

Gold near 2-1/2 week low as Fed meeting looms

Spot gold inched up 0.3 percent to US$1,659.51 an ounce, after four consecutive sessions of losses

Brent crude holds steady above $113 on positive US data

Brent crude edged up 8 cents to US$113.56 a barrel by 0238 GMT

Egypt's short-term investors seen cutting risks

Short-term investors in Egypt likely to cut more risk on Tuesday after protesters defied night-time curfew

OPINIONS »

Is the equities boom back on?

Investors are confident that Dubai's growth plans are realistic and achievable

PHOTOS »

Qatar Motor Show 2013

Some of the world’s top auto makers are exhibiting at this year’s event

Israeli forces bulldoze structures in East Jerusalem

Silwan is one of the tensest neighbourhoods in Israeli-annexed Arab east Jerusalem

Classic cars start the Monte Carlo rally from Scotland

Around 100 cars set off from The People’s Palace at Glasgow Green

French-led forces advance on Timbuktu

French-led troops were advancing on Mali's fabled desert city of Timbuktu on Sunday

VIDEOS »

Motorcyclist narrowly escapes death as truck overturns in China

Security camera footage released as a motorcyclist narrowly escapes being crushed as a truck overturns in eastern China

Iran successfully launches a monkey into space

A monkey has been sent into space onboard a Kavoshgar rocket as part of Iran's space programme

Egyptian protesters defy emergency law

Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets of Egyptian cities of Port Said, Ismailiyah and Suez

Iranian students abroad feel sanctions pinch

Iranian students in the US and Canada says banks are closing their accounts amid sanctions

Latest Reader Comments

30th anniversary special: How Emirates brought the world to Dubai
Rosanna Penilla-Bharucha : Congratulations, Emirates Airlines! Happy to mention here that I was one of the first passengers on their first flight to Gatwick Airport many years ago. I travelled on Emirates many times more around the globe when I was in Dubai. Back then it was the best aircraft and more so now. Keep it up!...
Canada - Thursday, 28 July 2016 5:14 PM

UAE should ease spending cutbacks, says IMF
khalid : countries dont seem to ever get the IMF and World Bank to be happy. if they have deficits, they 'advise' them to increase tax, remove subsidies and cut public spending.
if the countries start to do it, then they start to 'advise' to avoid that and use your reserves or sell important public insti...
uae - Thursday, 28 July 2016 5:15 PM

Middle East online jobs market sees record 21% slump in June
khalid : not all have the 'expat package'. companies are just filling the positions (mostly with 'leftovers'). hence the results are clearly shown. (lack of product knowledge - poor services in most places - basic communication skills - high turn around of staff).
the reasons are nothing to do with weath...
uae - Thursday, 28 July 2016 5:15 PM

Real estate agent claims 'definite shift' in Dubai property market
Mazher Fakher : Likewise I can guarantee that all the people talking the market up are either agents or sellers...
UAE - Thursday, 28 July 2016 5:15 PM

UAE to exempt some SMEs from need for bank guarantees
Arman : Do you have the contact for "Youth Project Development Organisation" should our company wish to become a member. Appreciate your help! :)...
UAE - Thursday, 28 July 2016 1:04 PM

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FEATURES & ANALYSIS »

Trevor Hill interview: Audi in the Middle East

Audi's Middle East on why he wants to make it the top luxury car brand in the Gulf

Lockheed Martin interview: Charles W. Moore

Lockheed Martin CEO on Gulf countries efforts to boost their military arsenal

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