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.
Porsche, McLaren, and LaFerrari hybrids are best
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 13, 2014
Last year the fund launched the Ziraai programme to support the agricultural sector by improving training and marketing services and giving farmers interest-free loans of up to Dh1 million.
March 6, 2014
Jones the Grocer owner and chief executive Yunib Siddiqui gives advise for a niche business on how to retain customers in the face of copycat competitors.
March 5, 2014
The Basel bank industry regulations, unpopular with many bankers who see them as stifling growth, aim to prevent the kind of financial crash the world witnessed in 2008.
February 23, 2014
Non-oil exports, such as building materials, food and technology, in 2012 totalled 191 billion Saudi riyals, or 13 to 14 per cent of the kingdom’s output.
February 11, 2014
A survey of leading SMEs in the UAE, including Just Falafel, Propertyfinder.ae and Coffee Planet, finds optimism for the year ahead, thanks to momentum from 2013 and the prospect of Expo 2020.
February 6, 2014
You can pay an external company to handle your firm's publicity – or find someone capable in-house.
January 16, 2014
Dubai’s Turn8 business accelerator programme first demo day will be a test for the organisers as well as the entrepreneurs and investors.
January 14, 2014
A total of 104 students – 57 men, 47 women – received accreditation from the Dubai Entrepreneurship Academy.
January 13, 2014
Stationery.ae founder Walied Albasheer says his online concept will save parents the hassle of driving to the mall.
December 18, 2013
SME Congress and Expo in Abu Dhabi hears that being prepared and an ability to network are key qualities.
December 17, 2013
The finding, in a report from the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, was revealed on the second day of the SME Congress & Expo in Abu Dhabi.
December 16, 2013
One of the 10 shortlisted enterprises to pitch at a competition as part of the first SME Congress and Expo in Abu Dhabi.
December 15, 2013
SME Congress & Expo starts in Abu Dhabi today to help small businesses network and gain access to markets.
December 10, 2013
Cobone founder's Paul Kenny is to launch a venture capital firm targeting tech start-ups in the Middle East.