Nokia Asha 503 review: Affordable but so slow and cumbersome
The Nokia 503 offers many of the main functions of a fancy smartphone and at just Dh349, however, it can be a frustrating experience.
Louvre Abu Dhabi: From patch of sand to the outline of a masterpiece
One year ago what will be the magnificent new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum was little more than a few steel rods and concrete stumps in the Saadiyat Island sand – but just look at it now.
Plan to form Abu Dhabi School Orchestra in the next year
Abu Dhabi hopes to form the first emirate-wide school orchestra within the next year, officials announced at a concert on Monday.
Executive travel: Bliss en route to Boston with Emirates Airline business class
Emirates Airlines launched its first direct flight to Boston last week amid a flurry of media attention. So what is it really like to fly business class on the new route?
Pele clarifies position after Brazil protesters brand him ‘traitor of the century’
Pele has moved to clarify his stance on the demonstrations sweeping across Brazil after protesters in Rio de Janeiro last week called him the 'traitor of the century'.
Bold and Beautiful stars come out to play in the UAE
Bold, beautiful and, thanks to the UAE weather, probably soon to be bronzed, the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful have landed in the UAE ahead of filming for the popular, long-running television show.
March 16, 2014
Two in three UAE companies planning to hire up to 10 employees in the next three months, according to a new survey by bayt.com.
February 19, 2014
Britain's unemployment rate unexpectedly rose in the three months to December, further supporting the Bank of England's message that it was in no rush to raise interest rates.
December 3, 2013
The report, compiled by the Arab Thought Foundation, also found that up to 70 per cent of women between the ages of 19 and 24, including those with degrees in Gulf countries, are unemployed.
November 23, 2013
French hotel group Accor has set up a 15-month training scheme for Saudi nationals as the kingdom seeks to raise employment in the sector, and global hotel chains look to tap the rise in religious tourism.
November 19, 2013
One FNC member said some of the biggest problems in society could be resolved by allowing women to retire earlier, including unemployment, spinsterhood and high dependency on maids.
November 14, 2013
A debate on the state of Emiratisation in the country will take place at the Federal National Council next week following a two-year study.
November 10, 2013
The labour force and migration survey will include citizen, non-citizen and share households, in addition to people residing in labour camps during the year.
August 15, 2013
The Arab world needs to be creating more opportunities for its emerging generations, says the Palestinian entrepreneur Abdul Malek Al Jaber, who tells Jessica Holland about his wide-ranging scheme to do just that
June 17, 2013
Fewer jobs are being advertised in the Emirates than they were at the same time last year, with positions in customer service recording the steepest fall.
May 19, 2013
Priorities and expectations have to change, say experts, if youth unemployment in the Middle East – the world’s highest – is to come down.
May 19, 2013
A new recruitment service allows graduates to record video CVs. instead of using the conventional paper CV.
March 26, 2013
"The initiatives are meant to give decent life to citizens, including raising of their economic and social stature to achieve the vision of His Highness the President of the State," said Ahmed Al Zaabi, Deputy Minister for Presidential Affairs.
February 11, 2013
Euro Zone: A few weeks ago the elites of Davos exuded confidence the European crisis had passed, but recent events show how ephemeral such certainty can be.
February 1, 2013
The 3-day job exhibition brought job seekers into contact with more than 120 companies as prospective employers praise CVs received as 'extraordinary'.