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 26, 2014
Passenger traffic reached 6.4 million during January, a 15.1 per cent increase year-on-year, with India the top destination country and Mumbai the busiest destination.
February 24, 2014
The Dh35m deal is part of plans announced in 2011 to expand Dubai International to increase capacity to 90 million passengers by 2018 by building a fourth concourse at Terminal 1 and enlarging Terminal 2.
February 19, 2014
The fakes were found in a secret pocket of the man's luggage after officers became suspicious of his behaviour.
February 11, 2014
Sales at Abu Dhabi Duty Free grew 13 per cent to Dh912.7 million last year compared with Dh809.5m in 2012.
February 7, 2014
Dubai Taxi Corporation and Roads and Transport Authority in move to help most passengers, who need bigger taxis for all their luggage.
January 29, 2014
New figures show the Dubai Mall became the world's most visited destination for the third consecutive year in 2013 as footfall figures rose 15 per cent to 75 million while Dubai International Airport reported that annual passenger numbers rose 15.2...
January 29, 2014
Passenger traffic at Abu Dhabi and Dubai International Airports hit a record in 2013 with more than 83 million passing through the two emirates' airports.
December 30, 2013
The airport will exceed its passenger forecast of 65.4 million for the year, boosted by high growth in November.
December 22, 2013
On average, something is rung through the tills every two seconds, adding up to about 74 million products a year.
December 10, 2013
Airport police say passenger caused a scene after arriving late for flight and being told he would not be allowed to board.
November 28, 2013
Abu Dhabi is becoming a busier hub for long-haul flights between Asia and the West.
November 18, 2013
Bombardier is optimistic that its CSeries jet will find customers in the Middle East as the world’s third-largest aircraft manufacturer begins testing the aircraft.
November 16, 2013
Boeing plans to unveil a dashing roster of defence and commercial aircraft at the Dubai Airshow starting today.
October 31, 2013
The warning comes as the Arabian Gulf’s limited air space is likely to become ever more crowded in the coming years by the expansion of several airports across the region and the strengthening of fleets by the leading carriers.