In pictures: Dubai Police’s new super boat
As well as its fleet of supercars, Dubai Police now has a new super boat.
Siege of Syrian arms depot exposes chemical weapons fears
Detailed accounts describe military commanders from the US, Europe and Arab states scrambling to make sure the weapons did not fall into the hands of Al Qaeda-affiliated rebels after information emerged the bunker could contain sarin gas.
In pictures: 2014 Geneva Motor Show displays the stylish and conceptual
The 84th edition of the show opens its doors with a vast array of stunning cars, and creative design and engineering.
Milena Martinou is finding a way to get in her fitness kicks
Milena Martinou has a degree in finance and she does not have an aggressive streak. Remember that as she co-headlines Fight Night on Friday night at Du Forum on Yas Island.
In pictures: Top 5 home makeover ideas
Selina Denman offers five tips for improving home design binds, whether it be not enough natural light or too small of a space.
Can a Dubai course help overcome a fear of flying?
Clare Dight goes to Dubai to take a course to tackle her fear of flying.
February 21, 2014
Three of the best prepaid cards for use on the go.
February 11, 2014
Under UAE rules, most companies listed in Abu Dhabi and Dubai may choose to allow investors from outside the UAE or GCC to buy up to 49 per cent of their shares.
January 29, 2014
A bumper year for UAE banks in 2013 as the economy flourished may lead to dividend bonanza for shareholders.
October 26, 2013
Survey shows that big bonuses are expected this year as global financial institutions resume rewarding staff with significant payouts.
October 24, 2013
Emirates NBD’s third-quarter net profit climbed 21 per cent but the Dubai bank fell short of analysts’ expectations.
October 23, 2013
Three UAE banks have opened the third quarter reporting season showing strong profit increases as income from loans and mortgages edged up and problem loans decreased.
August 31, 2013
Our weekly "three of the best" feature takes a look at used-car loans.
July 24, 2013
Consumer lending growth has doubled across the Emirates in a year as a wave of credit-fuelled spending triggers warnings over excessive borrowing.
July 22, 2013
RAKBank's income rose by more than expected on higher fees on currency transfers, insurance cross-selling and wealth management products and reaped higher returns on market investments in the UAE.
July 9, 2013
HSBC Middle East reshuffles its top management, in a move that sees regional boss Simon Cooper promoted and relocated to London and investment banking chief Mohammad Al Tuwaijri heading the British bank's regional business.
June 23, 2013
The chief executive of RAK Bank is postponing his retirement after his planned successor unexpectedly quit.
May 15, 2013
One of the biggest names in UAE consumer banking said it lost Dh17.4m as a result of one of the biggest cyber heists to hit Middle East.
May 14, 2013
Financial firms are being urged to amp up their fraud defences in the wake of a cyber attack in which $45m was stolen from RAKBank and BankMuscat.
May 10, 2013
Fraudsters have stolen US$45 million from RAKBank and BankMuscat in one of the biggest cyber heists ever to hit the Middle East.