Making today's headlines: VAT revenue, DP World and Farida Mohammed Ali
PODCAST: UAE in a minute for January 8, 2018
Seventy per cent of the revenue collected from VAT will be used to fund "better local services, greater community development and wider support for our citizens,” Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid said on Sunday.
DP World, the world's fourth largest ports operator, which looks after Port Rashid and the Dubai Cruise Terminal, has spoken to The National about its expansion plans in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere.
We spoke to Iraqi Maqam singer Farida Mohammed Ali and Tunisia folk singer Lotfi Bouchnak ahead of their appearances at the Umsiyat music festival in Abu Dhabi, which kicks off tonight.