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: Upmarket living with Dh27m villa at Saadiyat Island
Saadiyat Island is finally becoming the destination everyone hoped it would be. There is now a tranche of upmarket housing that boasts a wealth of amenities and luxury. Among them is a twelve-bathroom six-bedroom bastion of good taste to tantalise the well-heeled among you.
Porsche, McLaren, and LaFerrari hybrids are best
The Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and the LaFerrari set the pace eco-style.
Money and me: Security with room for adventure
Entrepreneur Javier Cardona has always treaded carefully when it comes to investing - though he admits it's a decision he sometimes regrets.
In pictures: 10 things not to miss at Design Days Dubai
Top ten things not to miss at Design Days Dubai.
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.
March 8, 2014
Halfway through their term, FNC members expected to have achieved more by now but admitted schedule irregularity has led to a backlog in their work..
March 6, 2014
Medical reports revealed that the maid died because of an internal hemorrhage in her brain caused by several fractures of her skull.
March 5, 2014
The victim told prosecutors that her employer repeatedly molested her in the six months she had been working for the family.
March 1, 2014
The contract aims to provide guarantees for both parties to a contract and to set obligations for domestic help recruitment agencies.
February 20, 2014
Legal channels are available for those who want to work in the country, and those who violate the law can be fined or deported.
February 11, 2014
The UAE topped the list in terms of levels of satisfaction and only Singapore and Norway came in higher.
February 1, 2014
An agreement that safeguards the rights of both Filipino workers and their employers in the UAE will be signed soon, a top Filipino labour official said. It will cover all workers, except domestic workers.
January 27, 2014
Overcrowded labour camps without adequate sanitation, sewerage and ventilation systems 'create ideal incubators for communicable diseases to spread', warns a speaker at the Arab Health Congress in Dubai.
January 27, 2014
Shamma Al Zaabi began to consider what labourers go through each day after her car's air conditioner failed one hot summer day.
January 22, 2014
Filipino recruiters resort to "reprocessing", passing off housemaids as some other type of worker to evade stringent requirements.
January 14, 2014
Some nurses in the Northern Emirates are among the workers who do not have full medical insurance and suffer hardships as they struggle to look after themselves and their families.
January 8, 2014
Regionally, the UAE had fewer national holidays last year compared with many Middle Eastern countries, with the public sector getting 15 days while Lebanon had 18 days, Egypt 19 days and Saudi Arabia 23.
January 5, 2014
The Higher Foundation for Special Economic Zones is planning to implement a plan to move some 80,000 workers living in Mussafah, Abu Dhabi, to “labour cities” scattered in various areas in the emirate
January 2, 2014
Nepalese ambassador says employment agencies offer young women jobs and then force them into domestic work despite Nepal’s age limit.