UAE non-oil private sector grows strongly

PMI data, produced by IHS Markit, contains original data collected from a monthly survey of business conditions in the UAE non-oil private sector. July data showed that output increased at a faster rate with firms citing favourable economic conditions and ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Police warn of public WiFi scams

Dubai: Dubai Police have warned of cybercriminals who can easily hack user’s personal information from public WiFi networks as hackers prey on victims who don’t understand they are vulnerable on the unencrypted networks. Lieutenant-Colonel Salem Bin ... ( read original story ...)

‘Whenever I make big money I buy a building’

Dubai saw a very big crash, but I survived. I then set up RSG Property & Management Development – when you have your own money and bank mortgages, you don’t care about crashes. RSG is everywhere now, on every corner. Some I own, some I sell off-plan ... ( read original story ...)

Emaar launches ‘Vida Dubai Mall’ hotel project

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure subsidiary of Emaar Properties, has announced a new hotel project in the United Arab Emirates. Vida Dubai Mall will link directly to The Dubai Mall and will have direct views of the Burj Khalifa. ( read original story ...)

Front-liners gain further momentum in strong Dubai markets

DIB closed at Dh6.17, up 1.48 per cent. Dubai Investments closed 2.02 per cent higher at Dh2.53. Damac Properties closed 2.31 per cent higher at Dh3.99. Marka closed more than 3 per cent higher at Dh0.755. “Marka witnessed a bullish breakout after ... ( read original story ...)

Game-Changing Qatar Law to Grant Expats Permanent Residency

They will also be given priority, after locals, for military and civilian public jobs and would be allowed to own property and run certain commercial ... analyst with the Control Risks strategy firm in Dubai. It also meshes with Qatar’s public relations ... ( read original story ...)