Sunday, November 18, 2018

UAE

Dubai raises $1.1b loan for metro expansion

The government of Dubai has raised a $1.1 billion (Dh4.04 billion) loan that will be used to extend the city’s metro rail system, completing...

UAE’s Crescent Petroleum says it will more than double Iraq gas...

ABU DHABI: UAE-based energy firm Crescent Petroleum plans to raise natural gas output at its Pearl Petroleum venture in northern Iraq by 80 million...

Expats: How to retire in the UAE

For the estimated 8.34 million expatriates currently living and working in the UAE, a growing number are approaching retirement age and are curi­ous about...

Dubai: Expat Businessman threatens to kill flight attendant

A 30-year-old Lebanese businessman has been charged at a Dubai court for allegedly assaulting a Tunisian cabin crew and threatening to kill him. He...

Bahrain drops 8 places to 59th in global list of financial...

 The Global Financial Centres Index, produced by China Development Institute and Z/Yen Partners, showed that Dubai has jumped four places to 15th in a...

Rising suicide cases in the UAE tied to job frustration

Dr. Sam Omara, counselor at the Ugandan Embassy in Abu Dhabi said many of the suicide cases result from frustrations that lead to depression....

Sharjah: Student Punished To Walk Barefoot All Day In Heat

A supervisor at a private school in Sharjah has been charged by the public prosecution with exposing the life of a Grade 8 student...

International transit passenger jailed in Dubai on false accusation

A BRITISH airline passenger en route from London to Johannesbury claims she was arrested in Dubai after cabin crew on her Emirates flight accused her...

VAT and UAE property seekers

Everyone with a roof over their head wants to know how the revised VAT law will impact property sales in the UAE. As the sale...

UAE launches programme to send astronauts into space

Dubai's ruler on Wednesday launched the United Arab Emirates' first space programme aimed at sending four Emirati astronauts to the International Space Station within...
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