Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
Experiencing the real Dubai: a new guide that goes beyond the glitz and glamour
Launching this week, Uncommon Guide: Dubai is a treasure trove of personalised information, images, memories and tips put together by Dubai residents looking to welcome travellers to their beloved city.
Where to find Afghan restaurants in the UAE
To taste Afghan food, you have to be willing to search for it. Here's our lowdown on the cuisine's deep, complex flavours – and where to try it in the UAE.
Executive travel: 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?
In pictures: Meet the players of the UAE national cricket team
Ahead of their opener against the Netherlands, Paul Radley profiles the 15 players who will be representing the UAE national cricket team at the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
Welcome to the punch: Afghanistan’s female boxers
Afghan female boxers practice at the Kabul Stadium boxing club. The women, who are 18 and older, don’t have much more than determination, and a trainer who runs them through their paces.
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.
September 7, 2012
The world's biggest mining deal hangs in the balance today as Glencore and Xstrata shareholders cast votes at a theatre in Zug, Switzerland.