Jan 20, 2012
The UAE Central Bank governor says regional governments will consider a request to boost their contributions to the IMF as central bank leaders from the GCC and Europe meet in Abu Dhabi. Read Article Gulf states to consider IMF call for more cash
Jun 30, 2011
Automobile retailers lock horns with the UAE's Central Bank over new limits on auto finance. Read Article Car dealers want finance rules eased
Jun 02, 2011
Any decision to buy Chinese assets would be dependent on an easing of restrictions by Beijing, says the Central Bank governor. Read Article China must ease controls before the UAE can consider buying assets
Oct 14, 2010
The bank's Governor calls for greater federal role in managing public and private purse strings to avoid major economic disruptions as Dubai World's debt restructuring chief exits. Read Article Central Bank chief seeks control of all debts
The UAE has sent the clearest possible signals that the old days of excessive debt are over. Read Article Birkett looking for new mountains to climb
Oct 13, 2010
Sultan al Suwaidi, Governor of the Central Bank, today said that the UAE is in a stronger position to face any future financial crisis.
Read Article UAE in a stronger position: Central Bank
Star Trek's technological feats are ahead of the times - dreamt up almost half a century ago, much of its technology is today a reality. Can’t you beam me up, Scotty?
Action from Malmo and last night's Eurovision Song Contest. In pictures: Eurovision Song Contest 2013
Following the 1948 war, Israeli librarians rushed to collect 30,000 mostly Arabic books from the houses of Jerusalem's prominent Palestinian families. Palestinian activists sue Israel for the return of 6,000 books
Istanbul's famous mosque tries to strike balance between religion and tourism money by providing tourists with coverings. Thomas Seibert reports Turkey tightens Blue Mosque dress code
Dropping out of the top tier could be more of a help than a hurt, comments Paul Radley. Step backward may help UAE rugby move forward
The dialect of the Hebus and Shehhu mountain tribes in Ras Al Khaimah is a living example of the history of the Arabic language's evolution in the region. Video: Talking Shehhi – a dialect from RAK's mountain tribes
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