In pictures: Crashing Ford cars to make them safer on the road
It takes high-tech computing power, dummies fitted with up to $700,000 in sensors and about 600 full-scale crash tests a year to ensure Ford vehicles meet global safety standards.
In pictures: World’s biggest Buddha statue manufacturer
Zagyin village in Myanmar is also known as the second birth place of Buddha because the village is the biggest location in the world that produces Buddha statue images of different sizes, with many exported to countries such as China and Thailand.
Aldar announces plans to build 2,300 homes worth Dh5.7bn for Emiratis
The projects, funded by the Government of Abu Dhabi, are scheduled to be completed in 2016 and include 1,020 villas on Yas Island, 996 villas in Al Falah and 275 villas at Al Ghuraibah in Al Ain.
Emirates Airline and Qatar Airways defend cabin crew rules
Carriers defend their policies on pregnancy and marriage. Emirates has a policy whereby female cabin crew who become pregnant in the first three years have to leave.
In pictures: India’s health and fitness guru Mickey Mehta
Mickey Mehta, whose client list reads like a who’s who of India’s elite, describes himself as a “holistic health guru” and “a life coach and philosopher”.
Rates report: Latest on UAE loans, accounts and credit cards
Souqamal.com brings you the latest interest rates on banking products in the UAE.