Landlord wants Palm Jumeirah tenants paying 50% below market rate to leave
The Dubai landlord wants to improve sale prospects of his apartment. Property expert Mario Volpi is here to help.
Fast & Furious 7 filming to resume in Abu Dhabi in April
After months of delays stemming from the death of its star Paul Walker last year, the cast and crew of Fast & Furious are due to begin shooting in Abu Dhabi next month.
In pictures: Emirates’ inaugural non-stop flights to Boston
Emirates Airline's inaugural non-stop flight to Boston on Monday was capped with a performance by songwriter Enrique Iglesias. The Dubai carrier is participating in the India Aviation airshow in Hyderabad which runs from March 12 to March 16.
UAE cricket team missing crucial indigenous element
Squad representing the Emirates at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh does not contain one Emirati, or even Arabic speaker.
Jeff Dunham brings Achmed to Abu Dhabi
Not everyone finds the American ventriloquist's characters funny.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
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March 12, 2014
China’s Baidu and Russia’s Yandex, the largest search engines in their countries, are taking their first tentative steps towards penetrating the Middle East market.
March 11, 2014
YahClick is live in 12 countries, including Afghanistan, Iraq, Yemen and South Africa.
March 8, 2014
The company is fighting to make up a lot of lost ground — and sales in the UAE and wider region may underpin its ambitions.
March 8, 2014
Du to help connect South East Asia to Europe through a 20,000km undersea cable system that will increase quality of voice and internet services.
March 4, 2014
The move is said to lower the company’s funding costs, saving approximately $9m over the term of the loan due to the favourable margins agreed with the banks.
March 1, 2014
Telecom’s operators have a bright outlook in India, the world’s second biggest market of mobile phone users, where analysts say tariffs may rise from bargain-basement levels and lucrative data usage will increase.
February 23, 2014
Facebook's snapping up of WhatsApp for $19 billon reflects what is happening in the communication space with telcos being slowly edged out by over-the-top players who are establishing themselves as the go-to service for our communication needs.
February 18, 2014
Dubai-based telecom operator’s revenues grew 9.7 per cent to Dh10.8bn with revenue from mobile data increasing by 33.8 per cent to Dh1.77bn. Board agrees total annual dividend payment of Dh0.31 per share.
February 5, 2014
Apple's chief executive Tim Cook continued his tour of the UAE with a visit to Etisalat's headquarters to meet with Ahmad Julfar, chief executive of Etisalat Group.
January 16, 2014
A research firm predicts the rise of data usage among smartphone users in the region , with revenues from voice calls and SMS set to decline.