Sarah Geronimo bringing her Perfect 10 concert to Abu Dhabi
Sarah Geronimo, the Filipina superstar, is bringing her Perfect 10 concert to the du Forum on Yas Island.
In pictures: Search for missing plane switches to Malaysia’s west coast
Malaysia Airlines said the western coast of the country, near the Strait of Malacca, was “now the focus” of the hunt.
Life-saving foundation born out of a tragedy
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
Emaar launches second phase of Mulberry at Park Heights in Dubai
The second phase will feature about 330 premium quality apartments set “amid a green verdant landscape”, according to Emaar.
Fast & Furious’s Don Omar talks about the late Paul Walker
The Puerto Rican singer Don Omar opens up about the death of his friend, Paul Walker, and his performance at the Dubai Music Awards later this year.
Nemanja Matic is making most of second go with Chelsea
Chelsea's new midfield lynchpin is thriving on his return to Stamford Bridge. Having re-signed for Jose Mourinho's side in January, Matic has become an ever-present as Chelsea have moved to the top of the English Premier League.
February 16, 2014
Most of the planned shares sale involved Abu Dhabi companies in sectors that include retail, health care, education and services.
June 14, 2013
Stock market trading violations ticked higher in the UAE last year as the federal regulator boosted enforcement efforts. The Securities and Commodities Authority uncovered 311 violations.
February 1, 2013
The UAE's stock market regulator has warned companies that their shares will be suspended if they fail to meet deadlines for filing corporate earnings.
January 23, 2013
The Financial Services Association wants to encourage the UAE's vast sovereign wealth funds to invest in local bourses to boost market liquidity and help develop a local industry for expatriate pensions.
November 18, 2012
The Dubai International Financial Centre fears a challenge from an increasingly competitive Qatar, which is attempting to position itself as the Gulf's next finance hub.
June 22, 2012
The Securities and Commodities Authority has finalised plans for a shake-up of the investment management industry, under which it will assume oversight of fund managers.
June 13, 2012
Market officials have been rewriting the country's regulatory rule book in the wake of the global financial crisis in an effort to ensure investors, lenders and borrowers are able to do business in as safe an environment as possible.
June 13, 2012
Top fund managers and industry officials voiced support for the stock market regulator's new rules on share ownership, but said more legislation to protect minority shareholders was also needed.
June 12, 2012
The UAE's stock market regulator unveils a major reform of share ownership rules that require greater disclosure by investors building big stakes in listed companies.
May 22, 2012
The stock market regulator has barred company directors from leaking inside information and obliged them to disclose the shareholdings of their spouses and children in a new rule introduced yesterday.
May 16, 2012
Top politicians and industry officials want regulators to tighten rules on disclosure relating to takeovers in the wake of Aabar Investments' purchase of Arabtec Holding stock.
April 30, 2012
A group of 50 stockbrokers has become the first in the country to pass an internationally recognised professional qualification, the securities regulator said yesterday.
April 10, 2012
UAE financial markets are likely to reap their own rewards when Saudi Arabia finally makes the long awaited move to open up to foreign investors, the chief executive officer of the Securities and Commodities Authority said.
November 7, 2011
The UAE's market watchdog publishes a set of draft regulations to overhaul and modernise local stock trading, including allowing short-selling on the Emirates' bourses.