Sarah Geronimo bringing her Perfect 10 concert to Abu Dhabi
Sarah Geronimo, the Filipina superstar, is bringing her Perfect 10 concert to the du Forum on Yas Island.
Dh1 billion Falcon Island takes flight under solar power in Ras Al Khaimah
All of the electricity for homes, street lighting, water desalination and cooling will be generated on the island, which will feature 150 luxury villas and mansions with private beaches.
Who’s sitting in that aircraft seat?
Interpol reckon up to 40 million lost or stolen passports and identity papers are scattered over the world. Yet many countries do not follow the UAE’s lead and make regular checks on Interpol’s database, making it easy for the fake papers to be used globally.
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”.
Fast & Furious’s Don Omar talks about the late Paul Walker
The Puerto Rican singer Don Omar opens up about the death of his friend, Paul Walker, and his performance at the Dubai Music Awards later this year.
Best photography from around the world today
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December 21, 2012
A focus on the crude oil trading community and on end users in Asia will be the key to the next phase of growth at the Dubai Mercantile Exchange, said the bourse's new chief executive.
November 8, 2012
Christopher Fix, the new chief at Dubai Mercantile Exchange, is ready to promote the emirate's benchmark crude around the world.
October 1, 2012
Investors buy shares in Drake & Scull International, Dubai's second-biggest contractor, after its subsidiary won a contract worth Dh86 million in Iraq.
September 17, 2012
Oil flows out of the Arabian Gulf have changed direction over the past couple of years and the head of the DME sees that as providing an opportunity to establish its futures contract as the benchmark for the commodity sold to markets in the East.
June 22, 2012
Dubai Mercantile Exchange has appointed Christopher Fix as its new chief executive in an effort to increase sales of its flagship crude contracts to fast-growing Asian economies.
February 7, 2012
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange hopes a change in ownership structure will aids its ambition to become a benchmark or crude trading