Surprise Return of Abu Dhabi Rent Cap

The cap was first applied in 2006, but was abolished in late 2013, a move that helped spark steep rent rises as a broader rebound in the UAE property sector took hold in Abu Dhabi. Values are again in decline after Abu Dhabi’s government reined in ... ( read original story ...)

UAE banking sector tops Gulf states for asset volume

The UAE’s banking sector came first on the list of the banking sectors in terms of asset volume in the GCC region, with a total value of about US$711 billion, over (AED2. 61 trillion) in 2016, according to statistics from the Central Bank of the UAE ... ( read original story ...)

UAE- Invest wisely in off-plan property to reap good returns

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Dubai is the most populous city in the UAE. Once a major transport hub for passengers and cargo, the city is now powered by tourism, real estate and financial services. Though the city started its early development based on oil ... ( read original story ...)

Look: What happened to Dubai in the fog

At least six other traffic accidents were reported in 30 minutes in Dubai. The pileup occurred at around 7 am when a truck, a workers' bus and 13 vehicles rammed into each other, an eyewitness told Gulf News. The accident caused a tailback and slow moving ... ( read original story ...)

Couple 'detained in UAE for sex outside marriage'

There was no immediate comment from the UAE government. Mr Culverwell and Ms Nohai have reportedly been held since January, but news of their detention has only emerged now. Mr Culverwell has been working in the UAE for the past five years. His mother ... ( read original story ...)

UAE tops Gender Progress Index in GCC

Gulf News spoke with two speakers about their challenges and their advice for other women. Helen Al Uzaizi, 35, Jordanian, CEO, BizWold UAE A successful businesswoman with over 16 years experience in marketing, advertising, non-profit management ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, India ranked among top 25 best countries in…

The UAE ranks at a world-beating No. 1 in terms of the 'Movers' sub-ranking in the Best Countries rankings, produced by US News in partnership with global marketing communications company Y&R's brand strategy firm BAV Consulting, and the Wharton School of ... ( read original story ...)