Solar Impulse 2 needs Dh81m to complete flight

The plane suffered irreversible damage to parts of its battery system during a gruelling, five-day journey from Japan to Hawaii. [...]

End of the road for used car dealers in Abu Shagara

Residents of Abu Shagara, a residential district in Sharjah, are sceptical of reports that used car dealers responsible for parking woes in the area will be relocated to a purpose-built used cars complex not far from Sharjah International Airport. [...]

Dubai apartment rents drop 3% on new supply

Dubai residential rents declined by three per cent during the second quarter of 2015, according to the latest ADIB/MPM Properties Real Estate report. [...]

2015-07-28 13

Dubai real estate transactions at Dh129b in H1

Dubai’s real estate transactions recorded Dh129 billion through 23,000 transactions in the first half of 2015. Mortgages accounted for more than Dh65 billion. [...]

2015-07-27 67

Cayan Tower in Dubai gets investor to shell out Dh25 million

Cayan Tower, the world's tallest tower featuring a 90-degree twist, in Dubai Marina has registered the biggest apartment deal in the second quarter 2015, reveals data shared exclusively by with Emirates 24|7.? [...]

2015-07-13 56

Dubai’s realty decline not as steep as in 2009

Dubai: The current decline in Dubai’s property values could extend to an up to 20 per cent drop from their 2014 peaks, but still far removed from the bottom reached during the 2009-11 crisis years. [...]

2015-06-22 110

Gulf’s investors go fast tracking on hotel projects

Dubai: An ongoing correction in the residential space and a still abundant supply of new offices need not unduly faze investors chasing realty assets in the UAE. They can always fall back on hospitality. [...]

2015-06-24 202

Tips for Buying a House in Dubai

The top 10 things you need to know when buying a home in Dubai, UAE [...]

2015-06-05 125

Business NBAD profit rises to Dh1.45b; lending strong

National Bank of Abu Dhabi's net profits rose one per cent year-on-year to Dh1.446 billion in the second quarter of 2015 as a decline was seen in earnings from fees and commissions. [...]


Business Annual report from UAE Banks Federation

The UAE Banks Federation has released its annual report for 2014, detailing its priorities, achievements and activities undertaken during the full year. [...]


Business UAE credit growth to be flat with about 10 per cent profit growth this year

Under the current economic and business environment, the UAE banking sector’s credit growth is expected to be flattish this year said Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, CEO of Mashreq. [...]


Business Dubai becomes No 1 jobs destination for US expats - Video

That’s the main finding of a new survey that shows the UAE trumping the UK as the most popular place for Americans to relocate for work. [...]


Business Jebel Ali the world’s most productive port

DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali Port was the most productive port in 2014, according to the latest JOC Port Productivity report that looks at 771 ports worldwide. [...]


Dubai International, the world’s busiest airport for international passenger traffic, recorded a 16.7 per cent increase in passenger numbers for the month of June.

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Thursday, 23rd July - Saturday, 1st August 2015

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