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.
Inside India: March 13, 2014
A view of news and daily life on the Indian subcontinent for the week of March 13, 2014.
February 24, 2014
The marina, covering 1,530 metres, will include walking and jogging tracks and restaurants.
January 16, 2014
Thanks to a building boom, Abu Dhabi has a very different profile and now boasts four of the tallest buildings in the Middle East, Nick Leech writes.
January 7, 2014
Dubai Municipality issues order to keep the city clean and safe by ordering landlords to carry out maintenance or demolish the buildings completely.
October 3, 2013
Abu Dhabi Municipality found 645 homes in breach of its building laws in a recent inspection.
May 3, 2013
In addition to the unsightly nature of abandoned homes, some residents are dissatisfied at the lack of phone signal, petrol stations and ATMs.
August 23, 2012
Dubai Municipality has pulled out its wrecking ball to deal with abandoned buildings in the emirate.
August 4, 2012
Heritage activists are campaigning to save what they say is iconic architecture from the capital's early boom, period but they will have to overcome a lack of appreciation for the recent past.
May 20, 2012
A national standard of regulations for the safe removal of cancer-causing asbestos from buildings is needed, experts say.
October 6, 2011
Municipality says dilapidated properties are a magnet for crime, a security risk and a threat to health and safety.