Opinion » Reader Comments

Last Updated: Wed, Apr 23 2014 | 7:41 AM |

All post are sent to the administrator for review and are published only after approval. ArabianBusiness.com reserves the rights to remove any comment at any time for any reason. Please keep your responses appropriate and on topics.

7

Qatar Airways flight makes emergency landing after fire

Qatar officials launched an investigation on Sunday after a Qatar Airways flight from Doha to London was forced to return to the airport and make an emergency landing after a fire was detected in the cabin...

Read more »
Posted by: redboy Apr 22, 2014 2:21 PM [uae]

in emergencies they should be able to execute the things they were taught at their training and use commonsense rather than looking at what they speak

Read All 7 Comments

4

Malaysia Air vanishing will be solved, says Emirates boss

The head of Dubai’s Emirates Airline has expressed his confidence that the mysterious disappearance of a Malaysia Airways jet will be solved, while reasserting his backing for the Boeing 777 aircraft.Malaysia...

Read more »
Posted by: HDee Apr 22, 2014 12:27 PM [Iran]

We all know that there is no chance of having any survivor/s.

Our heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members of all the passenger's.

May ALLAH rest their souls of the departed in Peace.

Read All 4 Comments

1

Prince Alwaleed employee first female pilot in Saudi Arabia

One of Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal’s personal pilots has reportedly been granted the first female pilot’s licence in the kingdom.Hanadi Al Hindi made headlines in 2005 when she became the first Saudi...

Read more »
Posted by: KHERIA Apr 22, 2014 9:44 AM [TOGO]

I AM VERY HAPY AND PROUD FOR MY ARAB SISTERS ALLAH BLESS YOU

Read All 1 Comments

20

London hammer attacker said to use victim's bank card to steal $5,000

A burglar who assaulted three Emirati women with a hammer during an attack in a hotel room in London last week withdrew around $5,000 in cash using one of the victim’s bank cards, it was reported.The three...

Read more »
Posted by: WHJ Apr 21, 2014 8:50 PM [UAE]

@James old boy, please don't get worked up. Even if we eleminate the possibility of premeditation, the fact remains that an attempted murder took place both wilfully and intentionally. In the biker's case, however, there was no wilful or intentional attempt to kill, hence the "massive gulf between people's opinions". I really don't think this point is so difficult to understand. Then again, maybe it is for some, especially those who seem to be an authority on sixth form debate tactics.

Read All 20 Comments

1

UAE's Emirates NBD signs deal with Manchester United

Emirates NBD, the UAE’s biggest bank, has signed a five-year partnership with Manchester United Football Club, it was announced on Wednesday.The agreement will see the Dubai-based lender become the football...

Read more »
Posted by: khalid Apr 21, 2014 7:57 PM [uae]

talk about bad timing and an own goal.
who wants to be associated with a losing team !

Read All 1 Comments

4

Dubai to build 2,000-seat opera house

A 2000-seat multi-use venue envisaged to rival the world-famous Sydney Opera House is set to b built as part of plans for The Opera District in Downtown Dubai, developer Emaar has announced.To be used...

Read more »
Posted by: Fabrice Apr 21, 2014 6:00 PM [UAE]

An Opera, a great idea ! But what about classical music development? There is no professional orchestra in Dubai and in the UAE like in Qatar or in Oman.
It is almost impossible to gather musicians for a daily rehearsal without any significant budget to pay them and to pay the rent for a stage . There is no concervatory of music for teaching all instruments because it takes 15 years to reach a professional level and does not make instant money return. Once again, we will see the most prestigious orchestras and talents around the World perfoming in this opera invited by Dubai , but nothing comming from the investment on our children to offer them an opportunity to build a career in the music art like in the major cities in the world. What a pity!

Read All 4 Comments

2

Dubai's RTA expands The World marine transport deal

A unit of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said on Sunday it has expanded an agreement to provide marine transport to and from islands in Dubai's The World development.The RTA's Public Transport...

Read more »
Posted by: debbie Apr 21, 2014 5:38 PM [uae]

a great ride to see a construction site?

Read All 2 Comments

1

Satirist Bassem Youssef's TV show suspended for 6 weeks

Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef’s television program has been suspended until the end of May, to avoid influencing voters in the presidential elections, his broadcaster MBC Masr has said.Youssef became...

Read more »
Posted by: Khaled Apr 21, 2014 3:46 PM [Sweden]

First of all it's called Al Bernameg not Al Bernamed.
Secondly, I don't think there will be any influencing.
You can see already on any MBC channel or Egyptian channels many reports and reporters meetings with famous influential folks and 99% are already favoring alsisi.
Arab people are not stupid and just because someone is selling them an idea, they have to take it.
Basam Youssef is not forcing his views on anyone, and where is the so called democracy here for everyone to express his own opinion ? or democracy nowadays is confused with hypocrisy?
If anything, Bassem will at least keep things on an even keel.

Read All 1 Comments

2

Influential cleric attempts to soothe Gulf rift

An influential Qatar-based Islamist whose fiery sermons strained ties between Doha and its neighbours sent a conciliatory message to countries he has criticised in an apparent attempt to help end a rift...

Read more »
Posted by: Simon Apr 21, 2014 3:47 PM [Dubai]

The Muslim Bortherhood are nothing but a vehicle of CIA/MI5&6. There has been a link since the 1950's and documents in the public domain and numerous research books point to the very fact. Many 'entities' are used to do the 'work' of govts that those govts can not be seen to be a part of. Its not conspiracy, its historical fact. To ignore such historical facts is to ignore 'reality'.

Read All 2 Comments

1

Experts to hold Saudi talks on MERS vaccine bid

An international group of experts is to hold talks in Saudi Arabia on the possibility of manufacturing a vaccine against Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV).Dr Khalid Marghalani, a...

Read more »
Posted by: David Apr 21, 2014 3:47 PM [America]

I wonder if this will save Us??? http://globenewswire.com/news-release/2013/06/06/552490/10035481/en/Novavax-Produces-MERS-CoV-Vaccine-Candidate.html

Read All 1 Comments


Don't miss
Revealed: The world’s richest Arabs list 2013

Revealed: The world’s richest Arabs list 2013

Welcome to the tenth edition of the Arabian Business Rich List, our annual countdown of the...

The 9th annual Arabian Business Forum as it happened

The 9th annual Arabian Business Forum as it happened

Live updates from today's event, with speakers including former prime minister Tony Blair,...

Revealed: Best and worst cities to live 2013

Results from The Economist Intelligence Unit's global livability survey

Revealed: World's 20 Top Earning Celebrities 2013

Forbes' latest list shows the famous faces and the millions they banked in the last 12 months...

Revealed: The world's best airports

Arabian Business looks at the world's most impressive aviation hubs in no particular order

Revealed: $130bn Dubai mega project launched in last 12 months

Range from the world’s biggest mall to theme parks and movie-branded hotels

Revealed: Top 10 locations for Dubai's future mega projects

Plots currently on the market give an indication of where the next big launch could be

Revealed: Inside the $305m superyacht Nirvana

The 290 ft Nirvana is one of a handful of elite world cruising yachts, with its exceptional...

Revealed: World's 25 most popular tourist landmarks

Trip Advisor's global countdown includes Abu Dhabi's Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Petra

Most Discussed