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The construction industry provides employment opportunities to job seekers with few academic qualifications. (File photo)
June 27, 2016 - 12:31 GMT
Given the vast number of projects underway and the increasing strain to meet industry demands, there’s no shortage of challenges in the construction sector, especially when it comes to retaining a quality workforce.
The LuLu Group currently operates 126 stores across the GCC, Egypt, India, Indonesia and has a workforce of more than 38,000. (File photo)
June 27, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Following the opening of its first Kuala Lumpur hypermarket, the Abu Dhabi-based retail giant continues its expansion across Asia with plans for a new $500 million center.
Emaar Properties chairman Mohamed Alabaar at the opening of Dynergy Technologies' state-of-the-art switchboard manufacturing plant in TechnoPark, Dubai in 2010. (World Property Journal)
June 27, 2016 - 05:23 GMT
Unveiled by Sheikh Mohammed, the strategy includes 75 initiatives that aim to transform the UAE into a global platform for manufacturing businesses, while promoting energy efficient processes.
Following announcement of the Brexit vote, the sterling-dirham exchange rate hit an all-time low of AED4.8. (File photo)
June 26, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
UAE currency houses are expecting an increase in remittances to the UK with the fall in the pound against the dollar and the start of the summer holidays.
It was honours even for runners from Morocco andEthiopia at the 10km road race held as part of the FourthNad Al Sheba (NAS) Ramadan Sports Tournament (Photo: DSC)
June 26, 2016 - 09:33 GMT
Winners record fast times in NAS Ramadan Sports Tournament
The main reason almost all cities in the Middle East increased in rank is that their currencies are pegged to the US Dollar.  (File photo)
June 23, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Amman and all of the major Gulf cities have jumped up in the rankings of the most expensive cities in the Middle East and globally.
ADDED has destroyed 165,000 counterfeit and fake items seized during raids in recent months. (Pinterest)
June 23, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development is intensifying raids and imposing heavier fines for companies selling fake products.
It is important to have a happy balance of both money and career satisfaction. (File photo)
June 22, 2016 - 11:45 GMT
Many jobseekers often have to choose between higher pay or career growth when considering a new offer.
Has the Group finally had it with Ahlam and her antics? (File photo)
June 22, 2016 - 11:20 GMT
Has the Group finally had it with Ahlam and her antics?
Staycations allow travellers to focus expenditure on the stay versus the journey. (File photo)
June 21, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The combination of a sluggish economy and wider variety of recreational choices at home means that UAE residents are increasingly choosing to stay rather than go away on holiday.
The Idol, a film based on Mohammed Assaf's rise to fame, was co-produced by the UAE and Palestine. (File photo)
June 21, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Mohamed Diab's 'Clash', Hala Khalil's 'Nawara', Mai Masri's 3000 Nights, and Hany Abu-Assad’s 'The Idol' are some of the films that will be screened as part of 'Films from the Islamic World' at the German fest.
The Dubai World Central will host Dubai’s future mega airport Al Maktoum International and Expo 2020. (Skyscraper City)
June 21, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum grants non-UAE nationals the rights to absolute ownership of property in three land plots of DWC.
Hospitality is the sector seeing the most growth these days in the UAE. (File photo)
June 20, 2016 - 09:42 GMT
Whether you want to work in hotels, travel agencies, airlines or other leisure services directly supported by tourists, here is a list of top five skills of great hospitality employees.
Studies by Morgan McKinley showed that UAE employers were tightening their belts, with salaries stagnating and bonuses non-existent or barely notable. (File photo)
June 20, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Studies by recruitment consultancy Morgan McKinley showed that austerity measures in companies mean that some can no longer afford to live in the emirates.
A potential combination of NBAD-FGB is expected to create the second largest bank in the Middle East after Qatar National Bank. (File photo)
June 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) and First Gulf Bank (FGB) have confirmed talks of a possible merger that would see strong gains for both parties.
Bella Hadid celebrated Father's Day a day early with a meal at Via Alloro in Beverly Hills. (Instagram/Bella Hadid)
June 20, 2016 - 05:49 GMT
Mohamed Hadid may be a controversial figure in Beverly Hills real estate, but to Bella and Gigi he is nothing but dear old daddio!