The plethora of online banking sites and mobile banks apps have changed how people interact with their money. (Shutterstock)
July 27, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Middle-class Middle Easterners are increasingly turning to phone apps and online banking for their financial management.
Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad, and Qatar Airways have denied claims by US carriers that they were unfairly subsidized. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
US airlines asked the US government to freeze access to Gulf airlines over what it sees as unfair government subsidies from their home countries.
Dubai's shipping cargo has declined for third consecutive quater. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
DP World blames ‘reduction in lower-margin cargo’ for declining cargo numbers in Dubai ports.
And Hollywood celebs are also in the works to attend. (
July 27, 2016 - 08:08 GMT
And Hollywood celebs are also in the works to attend.
Dubai, UAE. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
UAE is fighting the economic downfall of decreasing oil prices by focusing on tourism, trade, and finance.
Ski Dubai, visible from the new Aspen Chalets. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates debuted family-sized ski-chalet themed rooms with views of Ski Dubai.
Human trafficking is a growing problem in the Middle East. (Shutterstock)
July 26, 2016 - 15:36 GMT
Dubai police busted a sex trafficking ring of Vietnamese nationals after a girl called home for help.
The Solar Impulse 2 touched down in Abu Dhabi Tuesday morning, completing the first round-the-world trip of a zero-fuel plane. (Wikimedia Commons)
July 26, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The trip took over a year to finish, breaking nine world records in the process.
Families opting to downsize are causing rent prices to drop in Abu Dhabi with so many vacant units available. (Shutterstock)
July 26, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Job cuts in the oil and gas sector have led some to downsize, which means the vacant housing is lowering rental costs.
In 2015 2,000 millionaires relocated to Dubai, and that trend is expected to continue this year. (Shutterstock)
July 26, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Many millionaires are expected to move from unstable Turkey to settle in Dubai instead.
Osama Al Shaffar, president, UAE cycling and Ahmad Al Kamali at the press conference to announce the UAE squad (Photo: Zarina Fernandes/ Gulf News)
July 25, 2016 - 16:53 GMT
The UAE will be sending a full squad of 32, including 13 athletes in six different individual sports for the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games starting on August 5.
Among Arab investors in Dubai, Jordanians came in first, followed by Egyptians and Lebanese. (File photo)
July 25, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Overall, Arab investors contributed investments worth $1.9 billion in the first half of 2016.
Fadi Bachir is a human resources expert with a broad background in strategic HR and more than 14 years of experience. (Bayt)
July 25, 2016 - 11:02 GMT
The human resources expert shares the top qualities he looks for, as well as how to create rewarding work environments.
Selena Gomez performing on stage. (Facebook)
July 25, 2016 - 09:13 GMT
Selena Gomez, Zayn Malik, Elton John and more are coming to Dubai.
Authorities have circulated information to businesses warning them against charging customers extra for choosing to pay with a credit card. (Shutterstock)
July 25, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Consumers may soon no longer have to worry about extra fees for paying with plastic.