Dubai’s private sector sees strongest growth in two years

Dubai’s private sector recorded a surge in business activity in March, posting the strongest growth in two years, according to the monthly survey by Emirates NBD. The seasonally adjusted Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker Index rose to 56.6 in March ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Cabinet meets at Barakah nuclear plant

Abu Dhabi: The UAE is leading regional and international efforts in clean and renewable energy and building future generations, said His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. ( read original story ...)

Meet the Irishman who built his fortune in Dubai

Setting up the business so it could begin work proved to be a challenge in itself. "The Dubai authorities didn't make it easy. There were layers of bureaucracy," Barry says. "The government was only beginning to develop the city and other infrastructure ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi's TAQA rises, most other shares flat

DUBAI, April 10 (Reuters) - Shares of Abu Dhabi National Energy jumped ahead of most other shares in the region in early trade on Monday as last week's news that the company may have turned a corner attracted buyers. Abu Dhabi National Energy jumped 3.4 ... ( read original story ...)

Spot interviews for bank jobs

Dubai: Noor Bank is participating at the annual Careers UAE as part of its strategic objective to bring on board talented Emiratis for key positions. The bank personnel are on hand at the bank’s stand — 7A-5, to conduct on-the-spot interviews and ... ( read original story ...)

Irishman who built his fortune in Dubai

Setting up the business so it could begin work proved to be a challenge in itself. "The Dubai authorities didn't make it easy. There were layers of bureaucracy," Barry says. "The government was only beginning to develop the city and other infrastructure ... ( read original story ...)

Nuclear plant to power one-quarter of UAE by 2020

Christer Viktorsson, director-general of Fanr, told Gulf News in an earlier interview that public transparency is a critical component of ensuring public safety, a major plank in the regulator’s oversight of the UAE’s nuclear energy programme. ( read original story ...)

Back-to-school traffic chaos hit Dubai roads

Dubai: Motorists found themselves stuck in heavy traffic on Sunday morning, as the road congestion turned back to normal with the start of the spring school term. On its official Twitter page, the Ministry of Education announced that one million public ... ( read original story ...)