In pictures: Leaders attend UAE and Egypt’s joint military exercise Zayed 1
Leaders from the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt attend a joint military exercise, “Zayed 1” between the UAE and Egyptian armed forces in the Western Region.
In pictures: Best business images of the week to March 12
In pictures: This week's list of business images includes refugee carpet makers in Peshawar; coal energy in Germany and protests at IBM's factory in China.
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The Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and the LaFerrari set the pace eco-style.
Video: Nepal aim to prove they belong at T20 World Cup
Nepal's cricketers will make their debut at a global event when they play at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh this month. Produced by Paul Radley
In pictures: 10 things not to miss at Design Days Dubai
Top ten things not to miss at Design Days Dubai.
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 Dubai landlord wants to improve sale prospects of his apartment. Property expert Mario Volpi is here to help.
March 11, 2014
The emirate’s consumer price index rose 2.6 per cent in February, when compared with the same period a year earlier. A basket of goods is used to calculate the index.
March 7, 2014
Thanks to the fall in value of the rupee, many non-resident Indians find themselves well positioned to buy a property back home. But with elections coming up amid continuing uncertainty, timing is crucial.
March 6, 2014
Two-bed apartments in an empty block in Dubai's popular Jumeirah Beach Residence district are finally going on the market.
March 5, 2014
My Abu Dhabi landlord wants to evict me less than two months after I signed a new contract.
February 27, 2014
A look at Damac's first serviced hotel block next to Burj Khalifa which opened for business at the start of the year
February 27, 2014
With facilities including a flotation tank containing 600 kilograms of salt, showers programmed with mood lighting to pummel you with an assortment of sensations and two specially crafted building scents, Damac’s new Damac Maison tower has...
February 25, 2014
Deyaar said that its property and asset management arm had added 2,600 new homes and offices mostly in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman, to its portfolio in 2013.
February 19, 2014
Mario Volpi helps a reader who is ready to leave the country but is being prevented from moving furniture out of the apartment.
February 13, 2014
Buying a property to either live in or for an investment, something that can be very rewarding, also has to be well thought out before taking the plunge.
February 9, 2014
The system is expected to come into force next month and will see Abu Dhabi split into 10 to 12 zones based on rent levels.
February 7, 2014
When you're living 5,000 kilometres away from your investment, how can you go about finding a place, let alone going through the sticky processes of buying it, letting it out and dealing with problems?
February 6, 2014
Features include a large balcony designed to include a glass roof on which water ripples; an outdoor dining area and a lavatory offering views of the Arabian Gulf.
February 5, 2014
Mario Volpi solves the property woes of both landlords and tenants.