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.
March 12, 2014
The Sharia-compliant investment scheme said it had changed its reward structure to offer 515,223 prizes worth Dh42 million “from the company’s own funds as daily, weekly, monthly, and annual dividends to bondholders”.
March 11, 2014
Dubai Islamic Bank owns 35.3 per cent of the company, while state-owned conglomerate Dubai Holding owns 31 per cent through two of its units.
February 26, 2014
Arabian Gulf halal food imports are expected to more than double to US$53.1 billion by 2020, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit.
February 19, 2014
The UK is also keen to attract investment from the UAE, particularly in the areas of urban development, environmental services and renewable energy.
February 13, 2014
DIP, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments, sold the five-year sukuk at a profit rate of 4.3 per cent, marking the first Islamic issue out of Dubai this year.
February 2, 2014
Tamweel profits increase amidst reduction of provisioning.
January 18, 2014
A Sharia-compliant programme by Adep is providing Brazil's top 40 feedlot operators with money to buy cattle to maximise their capacity.
January 14, 2014
Widespread turbulence with speculation over the US Fed's quantitative easing.
December 21, 2013
Dubai is moving rapidly to make its dream of being the leader in the field a reality. The prize for doing so is well worth the chase and both London and Kuala Lumpur are competing hard.
December 17, 2013
Dubai’s ruler issued a law yesterday to launch an Islamic economy development centre, overseen by a board of senior figures within the federal and local government.
December 11, 2013
Investors in GCC bonds can expect to benefit from a sustained strong macroeconomic backdrop, the low correlation of GCC bonds to major fixed-income sectors, and continued bond market development and growth in the region.
December 7, 2013
The Tun Razak Exchange is intended to rival the great Asian financial hubs of Hong Kong and Singapore.
December 7, 2013
Islamic financial business is at the heart of the Tun Razak Exchange project, with some experts calculating that Sharia-compliant transactions could account for up to half of the business that will go through the new centre when it is complete.
December 3, 2013
Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini says there is a need for a more resilient global economic system, adding that Islamic finance's lower volatility and greater stability is an example for advanced economies.