Rise in UAE trailer accidents prompts training review

... focusing on specialised skills required to drive heavy trailers and tankers will become mandatory in Dubai from the end of this year, Gulf News can confirm. The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has already introduced an additional theory class for ... ( read original story ...)

UAE markets flounder as they wait for greater conviction

Last week the Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) was up 19.00 or 0.55 per cent to close at 3,480.43. Although not a big move, this was the best performance in seven weeks. For five of the past seven weeks the index was down while it was flat for ... ( read original story ...)

Shanghai Delighted by Dubai Property Show

Shanghai World Expo Exhibition hosted the Dubai Property Show. It was opened for the general public at the Convention Centre on Friday, 24th March, taking the emirate’s top properties to Chinese buyers. Majida Ali Rashid, assistant director-general of ... ( read original story ...)

Al Gergawi: Strong leadership, innovation make UAE a success

Abu Dhabi: The UAE is well-placed to tackle challenges thanks to the strong foundations laid down by its leaders and the culture of innovation they have fostered, Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future, said. He was ... ( read original story ...)

Entry-level gaming laptops poised for growth in UAE

Dubai: Dell and Acer are seeing a growth in gaming, two-in-ones [detachables] and convertible [a computer that can be switched to a tablet style by folding] laptops in the UAE despite a fall in overall PC sales. Daniel Trachino, General Manager at Acer ... ( read original story ...)

Velop provides 100% internet speeds across home network

Dubai: Linksys has introduced Velop in a bid to provide fast ... It serves as a router, range extender, access point and bridge which provides users the technology they need as they bring new and more devices into the home. It comes with single, dual ... ( read original story ...)

UAE researchers receive UK grants

ABU DHABI // Two teams of UAE researchers are among the first to receive grants from a total of Dh45 million being awarded by the British government in the Arabian Gulf to tackle global challenges. Researchers at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology ... ( read original story ...)

This Gitex, get a TV, BMW for just Dh96,000

The major Dubai electronics retailer is bringing back its TV-plus-car deal, which got everyone's heads scratching in awe during the past editions it was offered. Originally debuting in 2015, this year's Spring deal comes with a 65-inch LG Super UHD smart ... ( read original story ...)