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The service costs 50 fils a minute and if the car is returned to the starting point of the journey, it costs 40 fils. (Shutterstock)
September 25, 2018 - 06:49 GMT
Residents and visitors to Dubai now have 400 ‘smart’ cars to rent from, with the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) adding an additional 200 vehicles to its fleet.
Saudi women are celebrating the National Day behind the steering wheel. (AN)
September 24, 2018 - 09:06 GMT
Saudi Arabia’s celebration of its 88th National Day comes at a time when the Kingdom is achieving remarkable progress economically and socially, most notably lifting the ban on women driving.
The new design would help the Metro train accommodate 696 passengers as opposed to the current 643.(Khaleej Times)
September 23, 2018 - 09:13 GMT
You could soon be commuting in a new Dubai Metro coach that boasts of a better design and swanky digital maps.
The iPhone XS and XS Max will be available across the UAE on September 21. (Khaleej Times)
September 20, 2018 - 07:16 GMT
Telcos in the UAE have announced that they will offer Apple's latest releases - the iPhone XS and XS Max - this week.
Bitcoin traded 1.2% higher to $6,340.2. (Shutterstock)
September 19, 2018 - 11:19 GMT
Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrency prices gained on Wednesday despite reports that the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) issued a new warning regarding investments in crypto and initial coin offerings (ICOs).
Uber is said to be in discussions to buy its Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ as the ride-hailing giant expands in the Middle East. (Shutterstock)
September 18, 2018 - 10:06 GMT
Uber Technologies Inc. is said to be in discussions to buy its Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ as the ride-hailing giant expands in the Middle East, people familiar with the matter said, according to Bloomberg on Monday.
Expo 2020 will brighten job prospects in legal, tax and accounts, finance, and human resources fields -- especially in pharmaceutical, FMCG, retail, hospitality, construction and boutique investment firms.
September 17, 2018 - 06:25 GMT
Expo 2020 is looking for people to join the dynamic team and is keen to tap the best of world-class talent.
Apple has reduced the prices of its older lineup of iPhones from the 6S all the way to the X. (AFP)
September 16, 2018 - 10:15 GMT
Earlier this week, Apple unveiled its 2018 lineup of iPhones to the world. The new models are expected to be in stores on September 21.
Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi. (AFP)
September 13, 2018 - 08:19 GMT
Whether it's having a deserved lie-in on Thursday and still enjoying a full weekend somewhere fun, or squeezing every last second out of the 72 hours of free time to see even more of your destination, you've earned this break so get out there and use it with these ideas.
Ten colleagues working for a company in Dubai got lucky on Tuesday after they collectively won $1 million at the Dubai Duty Free raffle. (Shutterstock)
September 12, 2018 - 09:01 GMT
Ten colleagues working for a company in Dubai got lucky on Tuesday after they collectively won $1 million at the Dubai Duty Free raffle.
RTA has announced timings of public transport for the Hijri New Year holiday. (Shutterstock)
September 11, 2018 - 09:20 GMT
Residents in Dubai will enjoy an extra day of free parking after the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced that no parking charges will be levied on Thursday, September 13, on account of the holiday for the Hijri New Year.
House of Volunteers will be a dedicated space from which the 30,000 volunteers. (Khaleej Times)
September 10, 2018 - 10:27 GMT
The Expo 2020 House of Volunteers was inaugurated by Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General of Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau on Monday.
MoHRE has signed 13 MoUs, with federal and local government entities. (Shutterstock)
September 09, 2018 - 08:54 GMT
Over the next 100 days, 3,500 job opportunities will be available for Emirati job seekers in the financial, banking, insurance, retail and tourism sectors in the second phase of the national Emiratisation and direct employment programme in vital economic sectors.
The candidate will need to stay at luxury resorts and share experience on social media. (Pixabay)
September 07, 2018 - 10:32 GMT
The candidate will need to stay at luxury resorts and share experience on social media.
Looking for something to do? Here's our guide to spend your off days. (Khaleej Times)
September 06, 2018 - 11:32 GMT
How to make the most of your Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The initiative aims to help the non-Arabic speaking community in the country to understand the social messages passed on through the sermons so as to build a tolerant community. (Shutterstock)
September 05, 2018 - 07:26 GMT
Mosque-goers in the UAE will be given free data packages so that they can access English or Urdu translations of Friday sermons.