DIFC, Gujarat International Finance Tec-City sign MoU

In an effort to encourage further cooperation and collaboration between the financial centres, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT). The MoU calls for ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Emirates Palace hotel photoshoot turns up the opulence

The property certainly isn't understated but Horth wasn't deterred: "I love grandeur," he says. MORE: The most romantic places in Abu Dhabi 'Priceless' photoshoot "When my wife and I got married, we went to Antarctica. The invitation had us on top of an ... ( read original story ...)

Traffic snarls, morning fog affect commuters to Dubai

Dubai: Motorists on Monday morning were faced once again with gridlocked traffic following a night of chaos on Dubai’s roads. Although rainfall was nowhere in sight, commuters driving along highways and main roads continued to face heavy traffic due to ... ( read original story ...)

Abdullah: UAE keen to build Latvia ties

Dubai: Shaikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, met on Sunday with President of Republic of Latvia, Raimonds Vejonis, in the presence of Arvils Aseradens, Minister for Economics and Deputy Prime ... ( read original story ...)

India’s Federal Bank plans to open DIFC branch

Dubai: Federal Bank, a private sector commercial bank based in south India is planning to expand its GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) presence through a branch in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and representative offices in Bahrain ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi launches campaign against illegal groundwater wells

ABU DHABI: The Environment Agency — Abu Dhabi (EAD), in partnership with its stakeholders, has launched an awareness campaign under the theme, “Seal a Well to Save a Life” to put an end to the digging of illegal domestic groundwater wells due to ... ( read original story ...)