Sharjah launches training for local tour guides

Russian, Chinese, Spanish, French and Italian—giving them the advantage of introducing Sharjah’s history and culture to tourists, in line with the objectives of Sharjah Tourism Vision to attract 10 million tourists by 2021. – TradeArabia News Service ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi To Host First-Ever Green Business Summit 2018

The Economist Events, part of the global English-language weekly newspaper The Economist, is hosting the firstever Green Business Summit in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018. The Summit will focus on the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Marina knocked off top spot for apartment rentals

The most popular area for renting an apartment in February in Dubai was Dubai Silicon Oasis, overtaking Dubai Marina, according to real estate portal Bayut said the property market in Dubai showed stability in February, with the greatest price ... ( read original story ...)

Global education forum begins in Dubai

Dubai: Educationists, thought leaders and celebrities are in Dubai for the sixth annual Global Education and Skills Forum (GESF), which started today. Organised by the Varkey Foundation, the forum is a major private sector initiative that contributes to ... ( read original story ...)

UAE mulls law to ramp up solar rooftop for homes

The UAE continues to explore new innovations to find avenues that are sustainable, low-cost and energy efficient in removing salinity from water. Suhail Mohammad Faraj Al Mazroui, Minister of Energy and Industry, told members of the Federal National ... ( read original story ...)

UAE to train Somaliland forces under military base deal

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will train Somaliland security forces as part of a deal to establish a military base in the semi-autonomous region, Somaliland’s president said on Thursday. UAE government officials could not immediately be reached for ... ( read original story ...)

Emaar inks deal for Dubai Marina automated parking project

MAG Robotic Investments has signed a contract with Emaar Properties to develop a fully automated parking facility on a build operate transfer (BOT) basis at Dubai Marina. MAG Robotic Investments said it has assigned MAG Royal Solutions to manage the new ... ( read original story ...)

Branching out: Commercial Bank of Dubai CEO Dr Bernd van Linder

When the Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) was created by an Emiri decree in 1969, the UAE was not yet an independent nation and Dubai was still very much a small Gulf port at the very beginning of its meteoric rise to become one of the world’s foremost ... ( read original story ...)