Lionel Richie dishes out the hits to Dubai crowd
At his Dubai concert on Thursday, Richie greeted the audience with “Yalla habibi” – a statement of intent as his energy rarely let up.
Tyrese reunited with Fazza
Tyrese today posted on his social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook) his pleasure at being reunited with the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
In pictures: Adventure in the desert at Abu Dhabi's Qasr Al Sarab
Mohammad Ashfaq, an adventure guide at the Qasr Al Sarab resort, Abu Dhabi, showcases a day in his working life.
In pictures: Penthouse flat is height of Dubai luxury living
A five-bedroom penthouse in Ocean Heights in Dubai Marina is on sale for Dh25 million and comes with a private pool and an unparalleled view of Dubai.
Video: Local reactions to a national fishing ban
A federal fishing ban has been imposed by the UAE federal government, but local authorities are taking diiferent approaches to implementing the ban. Two fishermen tell two very different sides of the story. Produced by Paul O'Driscoll
Region in focus - April 18, 2014
The best images of the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.
April 7, 2014
Point-to-point space travel to dramatically reduce long-haul travel times.
March 5, 2014
Arabtec has said that its subsidiary Arabtec Construction has won a contract from Emaar to build 1,582 townhouses located between Emaar's Arabian Ranches and Global Village.
February 9, 2014
The Dubai-listed company’s shares closed at Dh5.08 yesterday, up 3.04 per cent from Thursday’s close and 77 per cent for the year to date.
November 26, 2013
Arabtec is to increase its stake in oil and gas construction specialist Target Engineering Construction from 60 to 98 per cent as the company attempts to expand its presence in the region's lucrative energy sector.
June 28, 2013
Falcon Private Bank, which is owned by Abu Dhabi investment fund Aabar, yesterday said it acquired the Central and Eastern Europe wealth management activities of Hyposwiss Private Bank Zurich for an undisclosed sum, as the Swiss boutique firm...
April 14, 2013
Shareholders of Dubai-based developer Arabtec approved a $1.8 billion capital increase program, paving the way for its regional expansion plans.
March 3, 2013
Abu Dhabi investment fund Aabar will not increase its 21 per cent stake in Arabtec, the builder's managing director said.
February 12, 2013
Arabtec Holding has moved employees to neighbouring Abu Dhabi after a firm backed by the UAE capital increased its stake and took seats on the board last year.
December 11, 2012
Falcon Private Bank is seeking to invest as much as $4bn to grow its emerging market business.
November 15, 2012
The Life: You would think that private banking is too genteel an industry to be sponsoring a Formula One team. But it made perfect sense for Falcon Private Bank.
October 5, 2012
Falcon Private Bank is to acquire part of one of the most famous marques in Swiss banking.
October 1, 2012
Arabtec yesterday won a Dh453 million contract to help build Europe's largest office tower, the future headquarters of the Russian gas producer Gazprom.
September 25, 2012
Arabtec Holding declined for a third day, bringing its total losses to more than 6 per cent so far this week.
September 17, 2012
Islamic investors are abuzz about alizz, which is seeking to raise as much as 400 million Omani rials in an initial public offering on the Oman stock exchange on Saturday.