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.
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.
Lewis Hamilton completes dominant victory at Chinese Grand Prix
It is a Mercedes 1-2 as Nico Rosberg finishes in second place with Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso getting a podium place.
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 pictures: Mother forgives her son’s killer as he awaited his execution
An Iranian mother spared the life of her son’s convicted murderer with an emotional slap in the face as he awaited execution with the noose around his neck.
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.
March 13, 2014
The struggling Japanese technology manufacturer recently sold off its Vaio laptop business to focus more on the mobile market. It is now launching a new flagship phone every six months to keep up with new technologies.
March 9, 2014
Data from the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority shows that 51 per cent of handsets registered in the last three months of the year were smartphones, up from 46 per cent in the third quarter.
March 9, 2014
Here are the top 10 mobile handets in the UAE by specific model for the fourth quarter of 2013, according to the Telecommunications Regulation Authority.
February 20, 2014
Telecommunications Regulatory Authority said, of the 61,000 requests, 23,000 people have already completed the cell phone number switch.
January 28, 2014
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority says the move is to ensure the public gets access to authentic and reliable information and news.
December 10, 2013
UAE telecoms operators have abruptly pulled the plug on BlackBerry’s newly launched BBM Channels social media service, only two weeks after its launch.
December 8, 2013
Radiation levels at a chosen sample of 50 base stations belonging to both of the UAE’s licensed telecommunications operators will be checked.
November 25, 2013
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority issued the violation decision as the company had failed to comply with instructions to lift the block.
November 20, 2013
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority last month issued a directive for both telecoms operators to enable mobile portability by the end of the year.
October 22, 2013
The telecoms regulator has enabled a significant increase in competition in mobile services in the UAE by waiving its approval for operators to set prepaid packages and tariffs.
October 21, 2013
UAE mobile users will finally be able to switch providers without needing to change phone numbers.
September 10, 2013
The Telecoms Regulatory Authority plans to bolster its regulatory framework to further encourage the growth of e-Government and e-Commerce services in the UAE.
September 8, 2013
Phone companies in the region are keen to offer services that enable subscribers to make payments using their devices any time, anywhere.
July 25, 2013
About 20 million unwanted texts from international companies and promotional firms have also been blocked.