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.
Landlord wants Palm Jumeirah tenants paying 50% below market rate to leave
The Dubai landlord wants to improve sale prospects of his apartment. Property expert Mario Volpi is here to help.
Fast & Furious 7 filming to resume in Abu Dhabi in April
After months of delays stemming from the death of its star Paul Walker last year, the cast and crew of Fast & Furious are due to begin shooting in Abu Dhabi next month.
UAE cricket team missing crucial indigenous element
Squad representing the Emirates at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh does not contain one Emirati, or even Arabic speaker.
Jeff Dunham brings Achmed to Abu Dhabi
Not everyone finds the American ventriloquist's characters funny.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
January 30, 2014
Kevin Hackett tests out Volvo’s new generation of safer, smarter and more cost-efficient heavy vehicles.
July 23, 2013
Volvo Group Trucks is on track to grow 30 per cent by 2015 in the region on the back of a construction boom in Iraq and a strong economy in Saudi Arabia.
February 7, 2013
Swedish truck maker Volvo warned of a rough start to 2013 after weak demand in its main markets left factories running at half speed.
July 13, 2012
Road Test: The Swedes have always had a lock on safety, but Fraser Martin says the new V40 also offers some bad-boy edge.
July 13, 2012
Plus Nascar driver suspended just before race, 1942 Mercedes has Nazi roots, stolen car found on eBay decades later, and a Volvo nears the three million miles mark.
April 26, 2012
Motoring's five favourite lesser known vehicles from movies and TV
March 31, 2012
Faster than a Ferrari and pacier than a Porsche, David Vivian finds the M600 lives up to the Noble chief's claim that it's all about fun.
March 30, 2012
Plus Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge goes green; do-it-yourself Harley-Davidson design; Volvo sponsors Chinese NBA star; Speedy supercar for fraction of price of Bugatti Veyron.
March 23, 2012
Plus: free car and bike meet in Dubai; 917 is most expensive Porsche ever; Abu Dhabi Motors is best Rolls-Royce dealer in region; and Volvo install air bag for pedestrians
March 16, 2012
Rearview Mirror The Amazon was the Swedish company's first attempt to take advantage of the lucrative export market, and its radically different design made it the marque's most successful product.
July 7, 2011
This Volvo S80 is a functional yet bland alternative to its classier rivals in the executive saloon category.