Dubai best globally for infrastructure: Knight Frank

Dubai: In a benchmark of Dubai against other key global cities such as London and New York, the city lagged against rivals on issues such as the ease of doing business, but had the best ranked infrastructure of any country listed. According to data ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Arab Children Forum to be held from March 24 to 28

Sharjah: The 13th edition of Sharjah Arab Children Forum (SACF) will be held from March 24 to 28, the organising committee announced on Monday. Announcing details at a press conference held at Mughaider Child Centre, Sharjah, the organising committee said ... ( read original story ...)

First Abu Dhabi Bank : FAB refutes allegations over Qatari rial

First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) has refuted allegations that it had conducted any transaction with the intent to manipulate the Qatari riyal. In a statement, FAB said: "Following recent media speculation, we are surprised to read news reports containing rumours ... ( read original story ...)

UAE’s part-time work contract system kicks in

ABU DHABI: The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MOHRE) has begun implementing a new system that will allow establishments to hire employees from both inside and outside the country on part-time contracts, it was announced on Monday. ( read original story ...)

Video: Man saves cat on Dubai highway

There are numerous animal shelters and nonprofit rescue groups in the UAE, many of which, can be found in the Save An Animal section. Al Qasimi told Gulf News: “These incidents happen all too often unfortunately, but when you see the support and feedback ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Companies Could Raise $9 Billion From IPOs in 2018

which could see 2018 as a landmark year for the UAE financial markets, industry analysts have said. Vijay Valecha, chief market analyst, Century Financial Brokers, said UAE companies are expected to raise $8-$9 billion (Dh29.36-Dh33 billion) from IPOs ... ( read original story ...)

What makes expatriates happy in the UAE?

Dubai: The UAE is celebrating with the rest of the world the International Day of Happiness today. But what is happiness, really? The International Day of Happiness is celebrated every year on March 20 with the aim of making happiness a fundamental human ... ( read original story ...)

UAE’s regulator thwarted 86 cyberattacks in two months

The UAE’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority has announced that it thwarted 86 cyberattacks against government, semi-government and private sector entities in the first two months of 2018. According to the TRA, the number of attempted attacks mark a ... ( read original story ...)