Nokia Asha 503 review: Affordable but so slow and cumbersome
The Nokia 503 offers many of the main functions of a fancy smartphone and at just Dh349, however, it can be a frustrating experience.
In pictures: Construction progress of the Louvre Abu Dhabi one year on
Construction of the Louvre Abu Dhabi started in March 2013, where the site was a little more than a depression filled with thousands of concrete stumps and steel rods. Twelve months later, the first gallery is complete and the shape of the dome is clearly taking form.
Where to find Afghan restaurants in the UAE
To taste Afghan food, you have to be willing to search for it. Here's our lowdown on the cuisine's deep, complex flavours – and where to try it in the UAE.
Executive travel: Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
Pele clarifies position after Brazil protesters brand him ‘traitor of the century’
Pele has moved to clarify his stance on the demonstrations sweeping across Brazil after protesters in Rio de Janeiro last week called him the 'traitor of the century'.
Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
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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.