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Under the revamp, primary and secondary schools will introduce a new course on IT and programming. (File photo)
August 30, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Dubai's Sheikh Mohammed has approved a plan which includes new subjects, evaluation policies, a reading program, teachers development, programs for gifted students and more.
Credit cards are designed to help us dig ourselves into debt and stay trapped there forever. (File photo)
August 30, 2016 - 13:47 GMT
A number of UAE banks now allow you to transfer your existing card balance but make sure you read the fine print.
She's totally worth the $1600! (www.celebuzz.com)
August 30, 2016 - 10:38 GMT
Make up your mind now.
Integrating SMEs into the Expo is expected to further stimulate employment, strengthen existing industries, improve SME competitiveness and contribute to sustainable economic growth.  (Expo 2020)
August 30, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
SMEs, which account for nearly 94 per cent of the total number of UAE companies, are expected to get a boost while playing an important role in delivering the Expo.
Despite plans to close 100 US stores, Macy’s will be opening in Abu Dhabi in 2018. (Arabia Style)
August 30, 2016 - 07:11 GMT
Despite dwindling popularity in the US, the department store and mall concept in the Gulf is proving to be a success for the UAE retail giant.
Aisha Al Balooshi (Photo: Emarat Alyoum)
August 29, 2016 - 19:29 GMT
Aisha Al Balooshi after her Rio exploits — and on the occasion of Emirati Women’s Day — has vowed to strive for gold at the forthcoming Jordan Weightlifting tournament to be held next month.
Humaid won the prize in a draw at the Yas Island tourist resort (Yas Island release)
August 29, 2016 - 17:32 GMT
Humaid won the prize in a draw at the Yas Island tourist resort.
She loves to put her own 'spin' on things. (Facebook)
August 29, 2016 - 05:26 GMT
She loves to put her own 'spin' on things.
Oil producing countries will hold an informal meeting in Algeria next month though it looks unlikely that they will reach an agreement to cut or freeze production to prop up oil prices.  

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August 29, 2016 - 05:13 GMT
Petrol prices have gone up in the UAE as global crude oil prices recover due to talk of a possible deal between oil producing countries to stabilise oil prices at the upcoming informal OPEC meet in Algeria next month.
Uber and Careem suspended their operations in Abu Dhabi as of yesterday, August 27. (File photo)
August 28, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Both app-based car services announced temporary suspensions without giving reasons or indications of when services would resume.
The initiative was taken voluntarily by 39 international pharmaceutical companies, saving up to Dh267 million for patients in one year.  (File photo)
August 28, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The reduction was part of the seventh and final medicine price reduction initiative launched by the ministry five years ago.
A UAE activist found the government had attempted to attack his device.
August 26, 2016 - 17:14 GMT
A UAE activist found the government had attempted to attack his device.
The latest Monster Employment Index showed a 25 per cent  jump in staff hiring within the consumer goods sector.  (Shutterstock)
August 25, 2016 - 10:46 GMT
Despite the subdued labour market, employers in these industries are still looking for more staff.
Photo: efsanecubuklu.com
August 24, 2016 - 15:26 GMT
Manchester City Football Club are launching the new City Football Schools season in the UAE with an expanded team of professional coaches and female-only sessions for young players.
While Qatar will host the 2022 World Cup, Dubai aims to attract 20 million visitors per year by the time it hosts Expo 2020. (Twitter)
August 24, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Alpen Capital forecasts a growth of over 10 percent annually until 2020 in the UAE and Qatar, driven by big events and tourism development.
Bahrain is implementing a royal order to provide 40,000 units for citizens with housing projects nationwide. (File photo)
August 24, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Kuwait will finance $293M to build 1247 housing units in Bahrain while the UAE will fund housing and infrastructure projects worth over $102M.