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: Top 10 most popular mobile handsets in the UAE
Here are the top 10 mobile handets in the UAE by specific model for the fourth quarter of 2013, according to the Telecommunications Regulation Authority.
How investigators unlock air crash secrets
The disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines 777 has left 239 passengers presumably dead. Thankfully, air tragedies are rare. Investigators face the task of finding out what happened to the aircraft, as they have done since the first major jet air crash in 1954.
Nowruz holiday highlights impact of sanctions on Iran
As Iranians prepare to usher in the New Year with traditional festivities, they are feeling the bite of tough economic sanctions imposed by the international community.
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.
Dh1bn Palm Jumeirah resort aims to 'Miami vibe' to Dubai
IFA Hotels and Resorts is to add 300 units to Palm Jumeirah’s west crescent with the project, known as The 8, featuring hotel apartments as well as residential apartments.
March 5, 2014
Fujairah is transforming into a industrial hydrocarbons hub, spurred by a crude pipeline designed to allow all of Abu Dhabi's onshore oil exports to bypass the Strait of Hormuz.
February 13, 2014
Egypt, the most populous Arab country, has been struggling to meet local demand from natural gas.
February 10, 2014
Two teams of students from Abu Dhabi have entered an annual international competition in which teams vie to see how far their hand-built vehicles can go on a single litre.
February 2, 2014
GCC producers export about US$53 billion worth of the raw materials for plastics a year, mainly to manufacturing hubs in the East.
January 26, 2014
The energy service provider has been hired for up to Dh100 million.
January 19, 2014
In a move to support clean energy, Etihad Airways flew a trial flight that carried a blend of 10 per cent of biofuel.
January 19, 2014
Mubadala Petroleum also announced that it had made two gas discoveries, which it named Pegaga and Sintok, and will drill new wells for appraisal.
January 13, 2014
Discussions to connect Kurdish oil to global markets via a Turkish pipeline.
December 29, 2013
China’s efforts to play on its geological advantage to lessen its dependence on fuel imports will be hampered by limited expertise and water supply.
December 16, 2013
Under the plan, BP will drill about 300 wells to produce 1 billion cubic feet of gas per day, equal to a third of Oman’s current gas supplies.
December 15, 2013
The partnership to buy a 40 per cent stake in Occidental’s Mena unit would be a major step for cross-border energy investment in the region.
December 9, 2013
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company plans to double its rig count by 2018 so it can hit a major increase in pumping capacity.
December 8, 2013
In energy, Iran and its Arab neighbours are compelled by the logic of resources and economics to engage. They have both conflicting and complementary interests, but potentially collaborating to great mutual benefit in joint energy projects.
December 8, 2013
The Emirates Petroleum Product Company network will introduce self-service fuel pumps at 15 stations from Thursday.