Fast & Furious’s Don Omar talks about the late Paul Walker
The Puerto Rican singer Don Omar opens up about the death of his friend, Paul Walker, and his performance at the Dubai Music Awards later this year.
For UAE cricket team, home is where you can hang your cap
Sharjah-born bowler Ahmed Raza happy to reach his goal after 11 years of anguish.
Life-saving foundation born out of a tragedy
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
Emaar launches second phase of Mulberry at Park Heights in Dubai
The second phase will feature about 330 premium quality apartments set “amid a green verdant landscape”, according to Emaar.
Sharjah March Meeting
Sharjah March Meeting, which examines issues in comtemporary culture, artistic production and research and education, begins this weekend.
Nemanja Matic is making most of second go with Chelsea
Chelsea's new midfield lynchpin is thriving on his return to Stamford Bridge. Having re-signed for Jose Mourinho's side in January, Matic has become an ever-present as Chelsea have moved to the top of the English Premier League.
March 6, 2014
UAB's sponsorship of Barcelona FC boosts inflow of new customers in football-crazy UAE.
January 23, 2014
National Bank of Fujairah and Union Arab Bank report record 2013 profit as S&P predicts acceleration of loan growth this year.
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.
September 9, 2013
Business of sport: United Arab Bank has sealed what it calls a 'priceless' deal to sponsor Barcelona FC.
July 19, 2013
Tamweel's profits rose sharply in the second quarter but its mortgage book contracted the most on record ahead of an acquisition by Dubai Islamic Bank which will take the company private.
December 26, 2012
United Arab Bank has secured a two-year club loan worth $125 million, the lender based in Sharjah said.
December 22, 2012
Yusra Abdul Ghaffar is the head of branches and Islamic banking at United Arab Bank.
December 16, 2012
Women in the UAE: Banks are alienating half their customer base by keeping women out of top jobs, according to the first female bank board member at United Arab Bank.
November 5, 2012
Gulf banks are poised to raise billions of dirhams of fresh funds in an effort to comply with impending funding rules, with bond issuances and stock market listings on the cards.
October 27, 2012
Emirates NBD has broadened its Priority Banking service to include a range of discounted offers for its affluent clients
October 24, 2012
Bounced cheques: The chief executive of Noor Islamic Bank has called on the financial services industry to develop alternative payment systems in an effort to cut down on...
July 17, 2012
The Sharjah-based lender boosted its lending in the second quarter, bringing in sharply higher profits but leaving the bank overextended as it expanded rapidly throughout the emirates.