Dubai Has New Rules After High-Rise Fires, but Few Details

Dubai has new fire safety regulations following a series of skyscraper fires in recent years, but has offered few details about them. A spate of skyscraper fires in fast-growing Dubai have been fueled by paneling on the sides of many buildings here, known ... ( read original story ...)

25 shops in Dubai caught for running remittance racket

Dubai: A crackdown across Dubai unearthed an illegal money transfer racket run by 25 shops, the Department of Economic Development (DED) revealed on Saturday. The shop operators lured Bangladeshi expatriates with the offer of cheaper money transfers to ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai chalks out strategy to support Year of Giving

Dubai: An integrated strategy aiming to support the Year of Giving announced earlier by President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan was announced by the Dubai Government Media Office on Saturday. The strategy, which was approved during a ... ( read original story ...)

Refreshed Johnson shoots 64, in contention in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Over his jet lag and familiar with the golf course, Dustin Johnson is finally a real factor at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship. The U.S. Open champion shot an 8-under-par 64 in the third round on Saturday to catapult into ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi leader Hatton proves major displays were no fluke

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Tyrrell Hatton grabbed the consciousness of the wider golfing public with his top-10 finishes at the British Open and U.S. PGA Championship last year. He is proving the hot summer was no fluke. Hatton, a 25-year-old from ... ( read original story ...)

Dustin Johnson shoots 64, moves into contention in Abu Dhabi

Over his jet lag and familiar with the golf course, Dustin Johnson is finally a real factor at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship. The U.S. Open champion shot an 8-under-par 64 in the third round on Saturday to catapult into title contention in his first ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai sets new green mobility targets

Dubai: Electric or hybrid vehicles will have 10 per cent of the new vehicle share in Dubai in the next four years, as the emirate sets new targets in green mobility. The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) in association with the Dubai Electricity and ... ( read original story ...)