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Etihad is one of ten companies submitting non-binding offers for ailing Alitalia. (File photo)
July 24, 2017 - 12:05 GMT
Etihad Airways has expressed its interest in a total or partial takeover of Italian carrier Alitalia.
The popular sports channels BeIN Sports, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network, was temporarily unblocked in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2017 - 11:46 GMT
A technical glitch apparently caused a number of Qatari websites and television channels to be unblocked in Saudi Arabia.
Al Wahda team
July 23, 2017 - 18:30 GMT
Tagliabue sees red as Reghecampf’s first competitive game in charge ends in defeat to Algerian outfit
Top official of UAETA calls for urgent and serious measures
July 23, 2017 - 16:48 GMT
Malik says clubs need to play a bigger role as UAE slump into Davis Cup Group IV
The timing of Ramadan and Eid falling in the second quarter this year have had an impact in the drop in advertised jobs. (File photo)
July 23, 2017 - 13:20 GMT
Advertised job vacancies in the UAE fell during the second quarter compared with the same period last year.
The absence of a legal framework for bankruptcy has long been a hindrance to UAE businesses. Not anymore. (Shutterstock)
July 23, 2017 - 12:17 GMT
Cynthia Trench delves into the UAE’s bankruptcy law and what it means for the country’s businesses.
An official statement from Etisalat was awaited at the time of writing this report
July 22, 2017 - 19:01 GMT
The UAE had, on June 14, issued a directive banning Qatar-based beIN's services in the UAE due to an ongoing rift between Qatar and the Arab quartet of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.
The new board of the UAE Triathlon Association is slowlyputting in place a system that will seek to identify youngtalent to represent the country in the future. (Photo: UAE TF)
July 20, 2017 - 18:08 GMT
The board of directors of the UAE Triathlon Federation (UAE TF) will be eyeing a move into unchartered territory while tapping talent at university and school level.
Tenants in Dubai are finally in the driver's seat and have the power to negotiate their rent with their landlord. (Shutterstock)
July 20, 2017 - 13:15 GMT
Landlords are now offering 12 cheques, rent-free months and flexible payment plans to attract tenants.
The drop in Abu Dhabi rents is expected to persist throughout 2017. (Shutterstock)
July 20, 2017 - 12:44 GMT
Rents of apartments, villas and offices in Abu Dhabi fell during the second quarter of 2017.
Leading banks such as Emirates NBD, Emirates Islamic and Dubai Islamic Bank have posted strong first-half  financial results. (AFP)
July 20, 2017 - 10:24 GMT
Leading UAE banks have posted strong first-half results for 2017.
Al Hammadi dedicates win to Hayayei (pictured)
July 19, 2017 - 16:11 GMT
UAE para-athlete remembers teammate after winning 400-metre silver and 100-metre bronze
The world's first operational police robot stands at attention in Downtown Dubai on May 31, 2017. (AFP)
July 19, 2017 - 12:16 GMT
Non-oil sectors will account for more than 80 percent of GDP in the UAE and Saudi Arabia by 2025, says a new report.
Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, UAE Minister of State for Tolerance, was voted the most powerful Arab woman in government in 2017. (Photo: Zayed University)
July 18, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Forbes ME has revealed its list of the Arab world’s most powerful women, and the UAE is on top.
Former Real Madrid midfielder first announced the news in April (Photo: @AlJazira_uae)
July 18, 2017 - 19:06 GMT
Former Real Madrid midfielder first announced the news in April
Customers in the UAE might find their borrowing costs rising soon. (Pixabay)
July 18, 2017 - 16:29 GMT
Rising interest rates could soon pinch bank customers in the UAE, according to a new report.