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Before diving into homeownership, do the math and think about the long-term costs. (Shutterstock)
July 24, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Owning a home can be less expensive in the long-run than renting - but there are many factors to consider before taking the leap!
Government services are moving online to better understand big data. (Shutterstock)
July 24, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Middle Eastern governments are increasingly providing online services in order to collect and learn from citizens' data.
The new mobile app, which is based on a 1990s Nintendo game, has created a global frenzy as players roam the real world looking for cartoon monsters (AFP/Josep Lago)
July 21, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
The incident, which happened last week, is the latest of many “bizarre” situations taking place around the city
After meeting with Nancy, all five fans had the chance to take a selfie with the singer. (File photo)
July 21, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
After meeting with Nancy, all five fans had the chance to take a selfie with the singer.
Here's a sneak peak. (Courtesy photo)
July 21, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Here’s why every UAE resident should watch the film as it hits the screens.
With a little planning, money management doesn't have to be an overwhelming task for millennial expats. (Shutterstock)
July 21, 2016 - 08:18 GMT
While young expats can be tempted by living lavishly, cutting back is the key to building savings while young.
Mubarak Boussoufa
July 20, 2016 - 18:14 GMT
Al Jazira are in talks to sign the Morocco left-winger Mubarak Boussoufa, Gulf News understands, a move which is likely to end the Brazilian schemer Thiago Neves’s one-year spell at the Abu Dhabi club.
Barclays is divesting its Africa unit as part of a plan to simplify its structure and seek higher shareholder returns. (AFP/Carl Court)
July 20, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Banks have now been invited to submit bids to takeover Barclays banks in Egypt, with the bank's equity value estimated around $400 million.
In addition to arm sales to the UAE, the US has separately approved the sale of 246 missiles and other equipment to Japan worth $821 million.  (AFP/File)
July 20, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The US State Department has authorized the sale of 14,640 bombs and guidance kits to the UAE to fight Daesh in Iraq and Syria.
White Collar DXB is being rebranded as 'Fighting Fit Dubai' to reflect both the new look format of the show, and the international interest that Season 1 has received. (Photo courtesy of Arabian Business)
July 20, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Casting call for the boxing-themed, eight-part reality TV series ends this week!
Vacancies on offer in the UAE went up by 10 per cent in June 2016. (File photo)
July 20, 2016 - 08:41 GMT
Overall hiring activity in the Gulf is still slow, but things are looking better in the UAE.
94 basic food products would be exempted from the tax in the UAE. (File photo)
July 20, 2016 - 08:35 GMT
Each of the GCC countries will issue their own VAT legislation, providing details on what would be subject to VAT.
The smart city will be completely sustainable and provide about 200 megawatts of electricity using photovoltaic roofs on homes and other premises.  (Photo courtesy of Gulf Business)
July 20, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
The Dhs 30 billion-Desert Rose City will cover an area of 14,000 hectares on Dubai-Al Ain Road, accommodating up 160,000 people.
The B/Attitude Spa in Dubai. (Buddha Bar)
July 20, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Euromonitor International's report indicates that UAE captures more than 14 percent of MENA's flourishing health and wellness tourism.

The project is divided into several phases and Empower will produce 30,000 RT by the fourth quarter of this year. (Nooz.com)
July 20, 2016 - 05:44 GMT
Empower will build up to six cooling plants in Jumeirah Village Circle and Jumeirah Village Triangle to provide 260,000 refrigeration tons (RT) for the 400 buildings.
The entertainment cruise idea was initiated jointly by Emirates and MBC Group with the aim to gather some the Arab world's biggest stars and their fans on a week-long cruise. (File photo)
July 19, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Emirates has connected thousands of Arab fans from around the world with their idol stars at the 2016 ‘Stars on Board’, which took place onboard the Norwegian JADE cruise ship.