The LuLu group chairman announced that they have already invested SR1 billion in Saudi Arabia and intend to further invest SR800 million in the next two years. (YouTube)
May 30, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
At the inauguration of its 125th store worldwide and seventh in Saudi Arabia, the Abu Dhabi-based retailer eyes further expansion in the Kingdom.
Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi. (Shangri-La)
May 30, 2016 - 08:15 GMT
As of June 1, guests at Abu Dhabi hotels will have to pay a municipal fee amounting to 4 per cent of their hotel bill and a daily charge of Dhs 15 charge per room.
The use of shocking images on cigarette packaging has been introduced in Australia. (Globedia)
May 30, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Ahead of World No Tobacco Day, the UAE is doing more to raise public awareness about smoking hazards and to discourage smoking.
The Americana Group also includes Costa Coffee, Baskin Robbins and Krispy Kreme franchises. (Americana Group)
May 29, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The Gulf consortium led by Mohamed Alabaar scrapped plans to acquire a 69 percent stake in the food company.
The film follows Nicole Kidman through one of its new Airbus A380s flying between New York and Abu Dhabi. (Etihad)
May 29, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
The Hollywood actress and Etihad Airways brand ambassador appears in a five-minute, fully immersive virtual reality movie.
Etihad has embarked on a strategy of buying up stakes in airlines from Australia to Italy in bid to grow its network. (File photo)
May 26, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Etihad Airways and minority-owned airlines Air Berlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles and Alitalia will use the funds for capital expenditure, fleet investment and refinancing the individual carriers.
Earlier this week, Reuters reported that the bank had cut 15 per cent of its workforce of 70 employees. (File photo)
May 26, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The investment bank released a statement to insist that the slashed jobs do not have a significant impact on the firm's performance and balance sheet.
A large chunk of the upcoming 2016 movie was filmed in futuristic Dubai. (YouTube)
May 25, 2016 - 12:50 GMT
Watch Dubai's famous landmarks in the new Star Trek Beyond trailer.
Financial experts agree that an emergency fund is not just a nice extra, it can be a lifeline. (Shutterstock)
May 25, 2016 - 12:26 GMT
Even if your financial situation is good, at some point in time, we will all face an unexpected expense.
The rapper shot his new video, dedicated to his fans, in Dubai. (YouTube)
May 25, 2016 - 10:58 GMT
The rapper shot his new video, dedicated to his fans, in Dubai.
Presenter Nicole Tannoury appears on the list of employees reportedly axed by Al Arabiya. (YouTube)
May 25, 2016 - 10:17 GMT
Saudi Akhbaar24 reports that Al Arabiya has slashed jobs including those of Lebanese presenter Gisele Habib, veteran journalist Nasser al-Sarami, and presenter Nicole Tannoury.
The Marasi Business Bay is a 12km waterfront scheme comprising shops, restaurants, a 1,250-berth marina and a park. (Marasi Business Bay)
May 25, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Dubai Holding has unveiled its seven-year plans for Marasi Business Bay, a new marina development along the Dubai Water Canal.
Allegations about the UAE’s suitability to chair KP from the CSC were “strongly refuted and rejected” by the UAE.   (Shutterstock)
May 25, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The UAE hosts its first meeting as chair of the 'blood diamond' regulatory group, despite doubts over its suitability to chair were raised by representatives from the Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition.
2019 Asian Cup logo
May 24, 2016 - 17:12 GMT
Zayed Sports City upbeat about hosting event and working with continental body
Talk show host gives away round trip to her entire studio audience in promotional campaign. (
May 24, 2016 - 11:45 GMT
The famous talk show host treated her audience to round trip tickets with the luxurious airline.
A 3D-printer measuring 20 feet high, 120 feet long and 40 feet wide was used to print the building. (Khaleej Times)
May 24, 2016 - 10:15 GMT
The unique building on the Emirates Towers premises will house the temporary office of the Dubai Future Foundation.