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.
Hard-hitting Chennai not deterred by opening loss in IPL
But some questions remain about the team's attack ahead of Monday's match against Delhi Daredevils in Abu Dhabi, writes Osman Samiuddin.
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 19, 2014
I Y K has denied the charges, claimed she had paid the money in question back and tried to stop her extradition.
November 14, 2013
Check out and check into some of the newest hotels in Dubai, Singapore, Kazakhstan, Bangalore and China.
November 11, 2013
Three astronauts returned to Earth after a 166-day mission, bringing the Olympic torch back from the International Space Station after a historic space walk.
July 2, 2013
A Russian rocket set to transport three satellites into space explodes mid air soon after blasting off from Kazakhstan. Jessica Gray reports.
April 7, 2013
The failure to announce a date for follow-up talks 'opens the door for those on both sides who want to pursue harder options'. Michael Theodoulou reports
January 30, 2013
Visibility was limited, forcing the plane to make a second approach to Almaty airport, SCAT airline says.
January 9, 2013
Emergency relief aid will be delivered to areas affected by extreme cold in Kazakhstan by order of the President, Sheikh Khalifa, and the Crown Prince, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces.
November 28, 2012
The Oil & Natural Gas Corporation announced the $5bn purchase of ConocoPhillips's 8.4 per cent stake in Kazakhstan's Kashagan project.
November 20, 2012
The UAE and Kazakhstan yesterday celebrated 20 years of diplomatic relations with the completion of a Dh92 million maternity hospital in the central Asian country.
November 19, 2012
Three astronauts touched down in the dark, chilly expanses of central Kazakhstan onboard a Soyuz capsule Monday after a 125-day stay at the International Space Station.
November 6, 2012
A bank in Kazakhstan is offering its top 100 customers a gold Visa card with a difference - it really is made of solid gold.
October 30, 2012
The face of retail in the post-Soviet state is changing. A new $450m mall spanning six floors has opened in Almaty complete with all of the glitz and glamour usually associated with the UAE.
October 28, 2012
The Life: With oil reserves only second to Russia in the Commonwealth of Independent States, Kazakhstan is an increasingly key business destination.
September 15, 2012
A largely unknown quantity, Kazakhstan is the focus of the latest book by former British politician Jonathan Aitken, who reveals a nation buoyed by a western outlook after years of control from Moscow.