Damac inks $95m deals for Dubai project construction

Towers Technology Contracting Co has been hired to carry out main ... Subscribe to Arabian Business' newsletter to receive the latest breaking news and business stories in Dubai,the UAE and the GCC straight to your inbox. ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Police honour Pakistani man who caught thief

Sharjah: A Pakistani man who caught a thief who snatched a gold chain from the neck of an Asian woman was honoured by Sharjah Police on Sunday. Abdulahad Abdulqayoum protected the victim and restrained the thief until the police arrived and took him into ... ( read original story ...)

UAE sets new Guinness World Record

Abu Dhabi: The UAE set a new world record at the Zayed Sports City ... of sites they access and explain to them its uses and abuses, she said. Speaking to Gulf News Samer Khallouf, head of records management team of Guinness World Records of Middle East ... ( read original story ...)

Learn about Abu Dhabi from an Emirati tourist guide

Abu Dhabi: The Department of Culture and Tourism — Abu Dhabi on Sunday officially launched its new Emirati Tourist Guide Training and Licensing Programme, with a graduation ceremony held for the programme’s first successful batch of 18 trainees. ( read original story ...)

Saudi Crackdown Sent Shivers Through Largest Middle East IPO

The government of Dubai is the largest shareholder in parent Emaar Properties, while Abu Dhabi has close ties with the Saudi regime. "We are pleased to have received significant retail and institutional support for our IPO, the first in Dubai in three ... ( read original story ...)