T10 Cricket League to be started in Sharjah today

The matches will be played by white ball instead of pink. SHARJAH (Dunya News) – After the great success of Twenty20 format, now T10 Cricket League is all set to be started at Sharjah Stadium from today (Thursday). The four-day tournament that will ... ( read original story ...)

That $450-million Da Vinci? You can see it at Louvre Abu Dhabi

The painting depicts “Christ as Savior of the World, facing the viewer, and dressed in flowing robes of lapis and crimson,” the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism said in a recent news release. He holds a “crystal orb” in one hand and ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, UK keen to explore Islamic finance synergies

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC) received a delegation on Wednesday from the United Kingdom, led by Alderman Charles Bowman, the new Lord Mayor of the City of London, as part of a ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai billionaire joins Spielberg in backing VR start-up

Dreamscape Immersive, which is developing virtual-reality arcades for shopping malls, said Wednesday the Series B financing included AMC Entertainment Holdings, Viacom’s Nickelodeon, Dubai billionaire Majid Al Futtaim, VRSense Solutions and Image Nation ... ( read original story ...)

The challenges of finding a local UAE sponsor

When it comes to setting up in the UAE as a foreign businessperson, there are basically two options: you can start a business in a free zone or launch a mainland company. While there are opportunities in both, there is a wealth of lesser-known advantages ... ( read original story ...)

UAE central bank says non-oil growth to reach 3% this year

he non-oil part of the United Arab Emirates economy is expected to grow 3 per cent this year, accelerating from 2.7 per cent last year, the central bank said. “The recent improvement in oil prices has shed a positive sentiment on the economic activity in ... ( read original story ...)