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.
For UAE cricket team, home is where you can hang your cap
Sharjah-born bowler Ahmed Raza happy to reach his goal after 11 years of anguish.
Life-saving foundation born out of a tragedy
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
Skincare’s great secrets include placenta facials
Placenta (yes, you read that correctly) is proving to be the latest Hollywood beauty secret. Now, a clinic in Dubai is offering what claims to be an age-defying treatment.
In pictures: 12 new restaurants to try in Abu Dhabi and Dubai
The National takes a look at 12 new restaurants that have recently opened up in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
In pictures: Search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 widens
Vietnamese searchers on ships worked throughout the night but could not find a rectangle object spotted Sunday afternoon that was thought to be one of the doors of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that went missing more than two days ago.
February 5, 2014
Involves unsuccessul restructuring of $40m investment vehicle in 2007.
January 23, 2014
National Bank of Fujairah and Union Arab Bank report record 2013 profit as S&P predicts acceleration of loan growth this year.
December 14, 2013
UAE banks scramble to lure new retail customers at home and abroad amid stiffening competition
December 12, 2013
How the Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank pulled itself out of the quagmire of bad loans and high-risk investments is a lesson for financial institutions everywhere.
December 12, 2013
Foreign lenders are waiting for more clarity on new rules for foreign banks, which were unveiled by the Reserve Bank of India last month.
November 3, 2013
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank's expansionary drive in Dubai has attracted Arab expatriates and non-Muslim westerners, according to its new retail banking chief.
October 26, 2013
Survey shows that big bonuses are expected this year as global financial institutions resume rewarding staff with significant payouts.
October 24, 2013
Emirates NBD’s third-quarter net profit climbed 21 per cent but the Dubai bank fell short of analysts’ expectations.
October 23, 2013
Three UAE banks have opened the third quarter reporting season showing strong profit increases as income from loans and mortgages edged up and problem loans decreased.
October 15, 2013
Analysts at National Bank of Abu Dhabi are forecasting as much as Dh5.3 billion in aggregate profit for seven banks for the quarter.
October 11, 2013
Three of the best: we compare children's savings accounts at three UAE banks – First Gulf Bank, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank.
August 17, 2013
Three of the best cash-back debit and credit cards
August 5, 2013
A draft law designed to boost the resilience of the UAE to financial shocks has been reviewed by Central Bank officials.
July 30, 2013
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank reported a 25 per cent rise in second-quarter net profit on Tuesday, beating analysts' forecasts.