The nine new weird and wonderful UAE workouts you have to try
Tired of your usual workout? Exercise needn’t be boring: we’ve picked out nine novel – and challenging – classes in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Saif Ali Khan pleads not guilty to assault
Plus: Hilton inaugurates Manila beach club; Rick Ross tops Billboard 200; Chris Brown arrested for parole violation; Keith Richards to publish children’s book; big renewal deal for Big Bang; and book of Oprah's columns to be published.
In pictures: New Lamborghini showroom opens in Abu Dhabi
Lamborghini launched its latest super car, the Huracán LP 610-4, in the Emirates at the opening of its new Abu Dhabi showroom on the Corniche.
Emirates Airline: A million passengers a week and flying higher
As Emirates adds its eighth American destination with a daily service to Boston, its president speaks about how the carrier manages its rapid growth and surging passenger totals and its plans for additional expansion.
In pictures: 2014 Abu Dhabi International Triathlon
Over 2,400 athletes, professional and amateur, took part in the 2014 edition of the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon.
Silva service for Manchester City in 2-0 win over Hull
Manchester City resumed their Premier League engagements after two weeks off with a narrow 2-0 win over Hull City, but striker Edin Dzeko says the team can ill-afford to be without captain Vincent Kompany in their title chase after the defender was sent off against the Tigers.
March 7, 2014
Need to open a current account? Check out these offers on salary transfer accounts in the UAE.
February 28, 2014
Three of the best UAE bank deposits that come with an added boost.
February 18, 2014
Network International competes with credit card leaders such as Visa and MasterCard, enjoying a market share of between 60 and 70 per cent in the UAE and could be on the cusp of a very lucrative initial public offering.
January 27, 2014
The Dubai lender Emirates NBD's profit last year was powered in part by a growth in loans and deposits from its consumer banking business.
January 9, 2014
UAE lenders may beat analyst expectations in the fourth quarter as investors prepare for getting higher dividends
January 4, 2014
Emirates Reit has acquired the seventh floor of the Norman Foster-designed Index Tower in Dubai from an Egyptian investment bank.
December 23, 2013
UAE banks became more willing to lend in 2013 as they hatched plans for expansion into emerging markets.
December 14, 2013
UAE banks scramble to lure new retail customers at home and abroad amid stiffening competition
December 7, 2013
The exhibition, which showcases Chinese-made homeware goods from more than 1,000 manufacturers, attracted approximately 6,000 attendees.
December 4, 2013
Emirates NBD has partnered with London-based Jupiter Asset Management to help manage global investment assets exceeding US$100 million.
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 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.