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.
In pictures: Best business images of the week to March 12
In pictures: This week's list of business images includes refugee carpet makers in Peshawar; coal energy in Germany and protests at IBM's factory in China.
Porsche, McLaren, and LaFerrari hybrids are best
The Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and the LaFerrari set the pace eco-style.
UAE cricket generation’s gap to end, but lesson in history stays for amateurs
The feat of 1996 heroes will be repeated after an 18-year wait but some of the stars tell Paul Radley that nothing has changed for the amateur cricketers who work six days a week.
In pictures: 10 things not to miss at Design Days Dubai
Top ten things not to miss at Design Days Dubai.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
February 5, 2013
Work on the capital's new sewer system is progressing quickly as the 84-kilometre line grows under and across the island.
January 1, 2013
The way forward: Dubai municipality City recycling project to be rolled out across emirate
December 26, 2012
Look Back 2012 One of the most important developments of 2012 for Dubai Municipality was the introduction of its recycling programme in March.
December 21, 2012
Dubai Municipality employees who suggested the most innovative ideas to their bosses were honoured at a ceremony yesterday for their contribution to improving life in the emirate.
October 23, 2012
More than 129,000 head of cattle have been slaughtered at the abattoirs so far this year, plus sheep, goats, cows, camels and three deer.
October 2, 2012
A campaign to educate the public about pests is being credited as one of the reasons for fewer calls to the emirate's pest-control department.
September 27, 2012
Four hundred government representatives will convene at the Future Cities Conference in Dubai next week to share solutions to the problems posed by a growing metropolis.
December 29, 2011
Authorities trap more than 5,000 animals that roam the streets
November 17, 2011
Researchers in Abu Dhabi say they are unlikely to include the 'West Coast Fault Line' in their earthquake zone map because there is little evidence to prove it exists.
October 16, 2011
Bedbugs are becoming increasingly resistant to pesticides and UAE pest control firms are racing to develop new ways to exterminate the little suckers.
August 29, 2011
Dubai officials conduct microbiological tests on milk and dairy products brought into the emirate.
July 2, 2011
Municipality says tenants who are overcharged should have registered their details sooner.