Apr 24, 2013
After Francoise Hollande was elected to lead France he wore his socialist agenda on his sleeve, proudly asserting his tenure would mark an end to political scandal in Paris. One year on, little seems to have changed. Read Article Hollande popularity plummets as politicians reveal wealth
Mar 07, 2013
Number of high rollers in the Emirates who have a fortune of more than Dh110 million is predicted to increase by 50 per cent over the next decade. Read Article UAE super rich to grow 53% in next decade says global report
Sep 15, 2012
Zadie Smith's fourth novel is about chance, tenacity, circumstance and the stresses of going from poverty to relative wealth, all of which should be rich fodder but the book reads like a series of disconnected observations. Read Article Zadie Smith's NW charts stress of going from poverty to chattering classes
Sep 08, 2012
If you've been living a tax-free life in the UAE, with generous allowances for school fees, housing and private health care, you might be in for a shock when you realise these are out of reach when you return home. Read Article Top tips for expats to consider before heading home
May 07, 2012
We look at whether the concept of luck is still relevant today, or does hard work and skill make for success. Read Article What's luck got to do with success?
Mar 14, 2012
Some of the vessels on display at the Dubai International Boat Show have been given the Midas touch. Read Article Gold onboard toilets, transparent jacuzzis in superyachts
Aug 20, 2011
View from Here Henry Ford knew that as factory-line manufacturing took root, labourers had to earn enough to buy what they made.
Read Article Capitalism must give everyone a stake in the game
Jun 17, 2011
More and more aging professionals have no plans to downshift into retirement. They say they still love their jobs and need the paycheques to tend to their financial portfolios. Read Article There's just no time to retire, older workers say
The global economy is on the ropes, but the GCC's millionaires and billionaires are more flush with cash than ever before. Read Article Region's rich thrive in chaos
Large stadium for the recently announced New York City Football Club is planned for iconic tennis site. Omar Rahman reports from New York Football eyes Flushing Meadows
In truth, darts is one of few sports where the professionals are more often than not in no better physical shape than the rowdy crowds that cheer them on. Dubai dart tournament promises to be exciting
Companies in the UAE are finding themselves facing a legal minefield caused by the global reach of tough and sometimes conflicting US and UK anti-corruption laws. John Henzell reports.
Bribery laws go beyond borders
With Muslim families, you must say "mashallah" with every compliment lest someone think you are jealous and have the evil eye. Mashallah: what it means, when to say it and why you should
Pain in lower back forces world No 2 to look beyond second grand slam tournament in the calendar year. Andy Murray pulls out of French Open through injury
Vin Diesel, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez and Gina Carano on the Fast & Furious franchise. Fast & Furious 6 - start your engines
Coke Studio, now in its second season, blends Khaleeji pop with RnB. The collaboration of Shamma Hamdan and Jay Sean in Dubai
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