In pictures: rubber tapping in Thailand
Natural rubber prices will probably climb as dry weather cuts production in South East Asia and consumption increases. Areas in southern Thailand, the biggest producer and exporter, experienced a rain deficit in the past 90 days.
Abu Dhabi to refinance $20 billion Dubai loans at lower rate
The debt, which includes $10 billion of bonds owed to the Central Bank and another $10bn to Abu Dhabi’s Government, will pay fixed interest of 1 per cent.
Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
Dubai landlord accuses tenant of ‘subletting to bachelors and spinsters’
Keren Bobker advises a Dubai resident who lives with his wife, son, wife's sister and maid but received a letter saying they were breaking the law.
Emirates Airline says policies for female cabin crews are ‘generous’
Middle Eastern carriers were criticised for rules on marriage and pregnancy.
Rates report: Latest on UAE loans, accounts and credit cards
Souqamal.com brings you the latest interest rates on banking products in the UAE.