Best photography from around the world April 23
The National View's photo editors pick the best of the day from around the world
1001 Inventions: in praise of Islam’s gifts to the world
Down the centuries, from camera obscura to designing a sail that allowed early seafarers to tack into the wind, Muslim scientists have made many significant contributions to science. Rym Ghazal and Asmaa Al Hameli visit an exhibition in Sharjah that celebrates those contributions
Earn cash back with the IPL cricket in the UAE
Dunia finance promotion allows cricket lovers to earn up to 6 per cent unlimited cash back on any spending they make on a day when an IPL match is played in the UAE.
‘Now the game of our lives is at Stamford Bridge’ says Mourinho after Chelsea, Atletico draw
After Tuesday's scoreless draw, Jose Mourinho revealed Petr Cech's season was over and John Terry was also done unless they could reach the Champions League final.
In pictures: the UAE Innovation Challenge 2014
The engineering competition brought together almost 100 students from across the country competing in teams to build the best unmanned aircraft.
Giggs a better fit for Manchester United than Moyes
The winger, who has played 962 games for the club, has been placed in interim charge of the first team and will be assisted by his former Manchester United teammate Nicky Butt.
April 23, 2014
The Islamic bond was priced at a profit rate of 5 per cent, with the order book more than three times oversubscribed.
April 21, 2014
Several initiatives already been launched in support of the plan to put Dubai at the centre of a global economy potentially worth nearly US$7 trillion in three years’ time.
April 17, 2014
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank has been aggressively expanding its consumer banking business over the past couple of years. And while ADIB’s goal is become a role model for Islamic banking, it is keen to emphasise the ethical aspect of its banking...
April 16, 2014
Customer deposits gained 3 per cent to Dh12.3 billion, advancing Dh355.8 million since the end of last year. The bank’s total assets rose 1.8 per cent Dh22.1bn since the last quarter.
April 16, 2014
The Dubai and Abu Dhabi indices both went up by 0.9 per cent on Wednesday, a slight recovery over the previous day's drops.
April 8, 2014
Hamed Ali feels the bourse he heads is at an advantage after unveiling a new trading platform.
April 3, 2014
The company is pricing its offer at US$1.36 per share – the lower end of the price range it had initially set on March 23 of between $1.36 and $1.56.
April 2, 2014
The launch of the platform is part of the initiative by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make the emirate a capital of the global Islamic economy over the next two years.
April 1, 2014
NBF is among a handful of such specialist banks in the UAE that would get a big chunk of business from trade flows with Iran should sanctions be eased, said Vince Cook, the bank's chief executive.
March 31, 2014
Noor’s sukuk underwriting last year propelled the bank to the top of the list of Bloomberg’s 2013 Emea Islamic Loans Book.
March 31, 2014
The company, which raised $348 million in a share sale in London four months ago, aims to build a string of luxury developments, including Donald Trump-branded golf course residences.
March 26, 2014
Net income increased to Dh441.4 million from Dh310.3m, the bank said on Wednesday. Customer deposits rose 13 per cent to Dh28.2 billion from Dh25bn.
March 25, 2014
Shares of budget carrier Air Arabia dropped significantly, as shareholders are exiting the stock after a dividend payout.
March 24, 2014
Dubai seeks to attract courses in Islamic finance from Malaysia, as it aspires to become a global hub for Islamic economy.