Dubai landlord refuses to pay back Rera fees after losing rent case
Keren Bobker helps a tenant who wants to know how to reclaim his RERA case fees and who has also been sent a contract with a “one-year nonrenewable” note.
In pictures: Auto China 2014 exhibition
Leading automakers have gathered in Beijing for the kickoff of China’s biggest car show, but lacklustre growth and environmental restrictions in the world’s largest car market have thrown uncertainty into the mix. More than 1,100 vehicles are being showcased.
Nintendo’s Game Boy at 25: hand-held legacy lives on
Nintendo’s trailblazing Game Boy marks its 25th anniversary Monday with the portable device’s legacy living on in cutting-edge smartphone games and among legions of nostalgic fans.
Sterling and Suarez inspire Liverpool to win over Norwich City
The win takes the Premier League table-toppers to 80 points from 35 games.
Afghan cinema: Forbidden Reel
The lights go down and the projector whirls into action as Sher Mohammed, 35, begins his routine, bouncing back and forth between two projectors, winding reels, and adjusting the carbon arc lamps inside the projectors.
In it for the long haul: flying 16 hours with Emirates to LA
Our executive travel reviewer tries out the business class offering on Emirates' longest A380 route - and finds time passing quickly.
February 23, 2014
The country's reliance on importing food will continue to surge due to increasing population, growing income and a change in consumption patterns officials at the World Food Security Summit said.
February 23, 2014
They say orders from the Ministry of Environment and Water are unrealistic and ignore the difficulties fishermen face.
January 9, 2014
The draft law shifting authority for penalties to the Ministry of Environment and Water is being revised by the Ministry of Justice, amd must be approved by the Cabinet and Federal National Council before being passed by the President’s...
January 2, 2014
The new rules ban fishermen from using lynches, known as manshala, to raise the cages to the surface.
December 29, 2013
The Ministry of Health has requested that all quantities of Mass Destruction, a dietary supplement and muscle-building product, be pulled from the market because of its dangerous health effects.
October 7, 2013
Experts from the Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) are reviewing the current guidelines on ambient air quality, which determines the overall concentration of pollutants in the air.
March 9, 2013
The UAE is pushing forward with its plan to create a green development strategy.
March 6, 2013
FNC question Minister of Environment over pollution and the problem of waste in the UAE.
January 22, 2013
Authorities in Abu Dhabi plan on reducing water consumption in agriculture after new data showed agriculture takes up 72 per cent of the emirate's water supply.
January 9, 2013
The Ministry of Health asked the Ministry of Environment and Water, Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority and Dubai Municipality to recall six herbal weight loss products.
January 4, 2013
The Ministry of Environment and Water is giving incentives to local fishermen in a bid to keep them in their profession.
December 16, 2012
Bags will be compulsory for supermarkets, although some experts say they are not as environmentally friendly as first thought.
December 6, 2012
Earth matters: Temperatures up to 6°C higher are likely to be among the most serious impacts brought about by changes in the climate, a World Bank report notes in Doha.
October 28, 2012
Climate scientists hope to provide the world's governments with more useful detail about what they can do about global warming.