Sarah Geronimo bringing her Perfect 10 concert to Abu Dhabi
Sarah Geronimo, the Filipina superstar, is bringing her Perfect 10 concert to the du Forum on Yas Island.
Dh1 billion Falcon Island takes flight under solar power in Ras Al Khaimah
All of the electricity for homes, street lighting, water desalination and cooling will be generated on the island, which will feature 150 luxury villas and mansions with private beaches.
Who’s sitting in that aircraft seat?
Interpol reckon up to 40 million lost or stolen passports and identity papers are scattered over the world. Yet many countries do not follow the UAE’s lead and make regular checks on Interpol’s database, making it easy for the fake papers to be used globally.
In pictures: India’s health and fitness guru Mickey Mehta
Mickey Mehta, whose client list reads like a who’s who of India’s elite, describes himself as a “holistic health guru” and “a life coach and philosopher”.
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.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
February 6, 2014
The world’s best-selling car needs some further refinement, writes Kevin Hackett.
January 16, 2014
The city may be bankrupt, but Detroit’s auto show is still the top place to show a car, David Booth writes.
January 13, 2014
This concept car from Toyota might look like it is straight out of a video game. That's because it is. Gran Turismo 6 players can try out the new concept, the FT-1, on January 14.
August 8, 2013
The new RAV4 is safe and simple to use but lacks its original fun, writes Kevin Hackett.
July 28, 2013
Toyota was outsold by General Motors in Japan for the first time in six quarters, as deliveries extended their decline after government incentives for fuel-efficient models expired last year.
June 20, 2013
Toyota suffered a hugely damaging blow to its reputation for quality between late 2009 and early 2011 when it recalled more than 10 million cars.
June 5, 2013
Models involved include the Prius, which is not sold in the UAE, and Lexus hybrid produced between March and October 2009.
May 31, 2013
Toyota's new Avalon fails to excite the buyers it's aimed at.
May 19, 2013
Toyota is planning to increase production of lithium-ion batteries by six times, as the automaker prepares to eventually use them in its flagship Prius gasoline-electric hybrid cars.
April 11, 2013
Toyota, Honda, Nissan and Mazda have recalled 3.4 million cars around the world due to faulty airbags as UAE car dealers await confirmation if they are affected.
April 11, 2013
Toyota, Honda and Nissan recalled at least 3 million vehicles worldwide for defects in airbags made by Takata Corp.
April 5, 2013
Motoring news from around the world.
March 5, 2013
Toyota will reshuffle its top executives as soon as this week, people familiar with the plan say, as its president Akio Toyoda tries to dismantle a regimented decision-making hierarchy at the world's top-selling carmaker.
February 7, 2013
China's vehicle sales jumped 46.4 per cent in January from a year earlier, the strongest pace of growth in almost three years.