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The new ban will take effect from May 15, 2017, as unacceptable levels of pesticides were found in food imports from five Arab countries. (AFP/ Omar Salem)
April 26, 2017 - 09:05 GMT
The ban covers certain produce from Egypt, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon and Yemen.
Pre-season tie one of the ways league looks to drive growth in the region
April 25, 2017 - 14:56 GMT
An NBA pre-season game could be staged in Dubai within two to three years as part of the US basketball league’s regional expansion, according to Ben Morel...
The UAE has one of the highest social media penetration rates in the world. (Pexels)
April 25, 2017 - 12:53 GMT
UAE professionals have an average of 211 connections making them the most connected globally, according to LinkedIn.
Some banks in the UAE are offering residents a chance to borrow money at less than 3 percent annual interest. (File photo)
April 25, 2017 - 12:43 GMT
Some UAE banks have slashed rates to stimulate borrowing.
What's not to love about him? (More Matter Jamie)
April 25, 2017 - 10:31 GMT
10 things we love about the British singer.
A recent report predicted that inpatient spending in the GCC would grow from $16.4 billion in 2015 to $28.9 billion in 2020. (Pixabay)
April 24, 2017 - 12:08 GMT
Here are five reasons why inpatient costs in GCC are out of control, and four ways to fix it.
The reported ban might have been put in place due to increasing levels of chemical pesticide residues in Jordan's agricultural products. (AFP/ Menahem Kahana)
April 24, 2017 - 11:22 GMT
News reports have indicated that the UAE took a decision to indefinitely ban the import of Jordanian vegetables.
We totes loved The Boss Baby. (DreamWorks Animation)
April 24, 2017 - 07:24 GMT
Check out these latest releases.
The French private equity firm will invest $1.75 billion to acquire a majority stake in an existing $2.5 billion Mubadala equity portfolio (AFP/ File)
April 24, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
UAE-based Mubadala has announced a $2.5 billion investment deal with a French private equity firm.
What do banks do with $476.5 billion? (File photo)
April 23, 2017 - 17:57 GMT
Pass the tissues, please.
The event will take place at the open-air venue located in Dubai Design District. (Pinterest)
April 23, 2017 - 13:40 GMT
The event will take place at the open-air venue located in Dubai Design District.
Ahmed Mansoor (AFP/file)
April 23, 2017 - 11:36 GMT
The prominent Emirati human rights defender was arrested on March 20, but despite human rights groups calling for his release, western governments appear reluctant to intervene.
Not being a producer of oil, Ras Al Khaimah has focused on developing its industrial sector, particularly mining and exporting iron ore. (AFP/ Christian Sprogoe)
April 23, 2017 - 10:17 GMT
Foreign trade in Ras Al Khaimah grew by 11.8 per cent in 2016 compared to 2015, according to a new report.
Yousef Al-Abdulrazzaq (Photo: Perfect Fit Magazine)
April 22, 2017 - 20:31 GMT
The Kuwaiti jet-ski world champion, Yousef Al-Abdulrazzaq, won the UAE marathon 2017 that concluded in Dubai marina on Saturday.
Association president calls for more tournaments at junior level to ensure constant supply for national team
April 22, 2017 - 19:04 GMT
The President of the UAE Football Association (UAE FA) has renewed his call to focus on the grassroots to elevate the standard of football in the country.