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.
Dh1 billion Falcon Island takes flight under solar power in Ras Al Khaimah
All of the electricity for homes, street lighting, water desalination and cooling will be generated on the island, which will feature 150 luxury villas and mansions with private beaches.
Who’s sitting in that aircraft seat?
Interpol reckon up to 40 million lost or stolen passports and identity papers are scattered over the world. Yet many countries do not follow the UAE’s lead and make regular checks on Interpol’s database, making it easy for the fake papers to be used globally.
In pictures: India’s health and fitness guru Mickey Mehta
Mickey Mehta, whose client list reads like a who’s who of India’s elite, describes himself as a “holistic health guru” and “a life coach and philosopher”.
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.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
June 24, 2013
The British government is using its presidency of the Group of Eight to reinvigorate international efforts to support six Arab countries in their move towards democracy.
May 7, 2013
Luc Frieden, Luxembourg's finance minister, yesterday sought to assure GCC investors the grand duchy was a haven of stability from strife in other parts of the euro zone.
April 14, 2013
The dust is settling after the European Union's bailout of Cyprus, but bankers say a proposed levy on depositors has done lasting damage to investors' confidence in the euro-zone's banking sector.
March 29, 2013
In a Hollywood-style operation, armoured vehicles carrying billions of euro banknotes replenished banks on Wednesday night, with police cars escorting the cash convoy and a helicopter clattering overhead. Michael Theodoulou reports from...
March 26, 2013
There is little cheer on the streets in Cyprus, where wealthy depositors stand to lose heavily amid predictions of the demise of the financial sector and soaring unemployment. Michael Theodoulou reports from Nicosia
March 20, 2013
Forex firms say that Middle Eastern clients are preparing to pull money from Cyprus, as a controversial levy on bank deposits goes to vote.
March 4, 2013
BNP Paribas plans to boost its investment banking footprint in Africa as it favours promising growth markets away from the riskier euro zone, its regional head said in Abu Dhabi.
February 11, 2013
Euro Zone: A few weeks ago the elites of Davos exuded confidence the European crisis had passed, but recent events show how ephemeral such certainty can be.
December 7, 2012
The spectre of a Greek exit from the euro-zone is gaining solidity as the single-currency bloc's recession horror show rolls on.
December 5, 2012
The threat of a European policy blunders returning to surprise markets next year should be taken as seriously as risks emerging from the anticipated US "fiscal cliff", Bank of America Merrill Lynch has warned.
November 15, 2012
Protesters hurled Molotov cocktails and rocks at police as fury over the Euro zone crisis spilled onto the streets of Italy, Portugal and Spain.
October 25, 2012
Wilbur Ross, the billionaire investor who specialises in turning around failing companies, says European assets have not yet hit rock bottom.
October 19, 2012
Grandmothers are being forced to use their pensions to support entire families as the recession continues to ravage Europe.
October 13, 2012
Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl said he was "delighted by the decision "to award the European Union the Nobel Peace prize. But as some member states of the bloc struggle to cope with mounting economic woes, his enthusiasm was far from...