Best photography from around the world April 24
The National View's photo editors pick the best of the day from around the world
Sarah Geronimo brings her star power to Abu Dhabi this weekend
Ahead of her Abu Dhabi concert on Thursday night, we take a look at the Filipina singer Sarah Geronimo’s extraordinary career.
1001 Inventions: in praise of Islam’s gifts to the world
Down the centuries, from camera obscura to designing a sail that allowed early seafarers to tack into the wind, Muslim scientists have made many significant contributions to science. Rym Ghazal and Asmaa Al Hameli visit an exhibition in Sharjah that celebrates those contributions
Earn cash back with the IPL cricket in the UAE
Dunia finance promotion allows cricket lovers to earn up to 6 per cent unlimited cash back on any spending they make on a day when an IPL match is played in the UAE.
Iran’s love of cars survives devastating sanctions
Sanctions and energy subsidy reductions might have hurt the Iranian automotive industry. But car makers at one factory are still optimistic, Yeganeh Salehi reports from Tehran
Disney confirms that Star Wars: Episode 7 is filming in Abu Dhabi desert
Disney yesterday confirmed that the filming of Star Wars: Episode 7 is taking place in the desert in Abu Dhabi.
February 8, 2014
Homeowners in Ajman are relying on expensive diesel generators as they wait for Fewa to link their properties to the power grid.
January 14, 2014
Residents were informed of the increased charges, to come into effect from this month, for water and electricity in leaflets delivered with last month’s bills from Fewa.
December 12, 2013
The Federal Electricity and Water Authority wants to educate and change attitudes in a country that has, per capita, one of the highest consumption rates in the world.
June 30, 2013
Progress UAE: Ambitious projects and an aggressive shift towards solar power and renewable energy are core principles of the UAE's future sustainability policy.
June 24, 2013
Federal investment aimed at addressing increasing demand in Northern Emirates will include water and power infrastructure boost.
May 22, 2013
The Minister of Energy said the Federal Electricity and Water Authority, which he also heads, has a clear strategy to cover the needs of all the emirates it serves.
January 31, 2013
Repair crews stopped the leak but water still needs to be delivered by truck to homes.
December 11, 2012
The FNC has yet to reach a decision about whether the director general of the Federal Electricity and Water Authority should be fired.
September 27, 2012
Victims of the Shamyana subletting scam have been promised by Dewa that their utilities will not be cut off. Meanwhile the global hunt for their bogus landlord continues.
June 29, 2012
Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority is calling for companies to express interest in building and operating the latest addition to its fleet of power plants.
June 25, 2012
Residents have to buy water from tankers which deliver to their homes every few days. But this is proving to be too expensive for many.
May 29, 2012
Two new Government projects will help Umm Al Quwain overcome the long-standing water shortages that have generated complaints from residents.
May 24, 2012
Recent power cuts have made Sharjah residents fear a return to 2009 and 2010, and long periods without their air conditioning.
April 19, 2012
The UAE is a huge water consumer, needing 26 times as much as it has available, the Food and Agriculture Organisation says.