Emirati legal drama ‘Justice’ premieres in the UAE

which depicts real-life court cases from the Abu Dhabi judiciary. Fatima Al Taei, who plays the ambitious lead character, Farah, a lawyer who is trying to make it on her own without her well-known lawyer father’s name, told Gulf News tabloid! that she ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Holding business manoeuvre will not affect SmartCity

Kochi: The major organizational restructuring at Dubai Holding amid speculation that the investment conglomerate would disassociate itself from all international projects would not have an adverse impact on SmartCity Kochi; a joint venture between Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai bets on Expo 2020 to boost property sector

DUBAI — Dubai's glitzy property market, hit by a three-year downturn, is regaining momentum as the emirate prepares for its Expo 2020 trade fair, analysts and developers say. The six-month event, the first World Expo to be staged in the Middle East, is ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai school for entrepreneurs as young as six

One Dubai school is hoping to cultivate the latter by introducing ... The catalyst for this is Navin Valrani, school chief executive and a graduate of leading business schools The Wharton School, where he is now on the executive board, and at the London ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai contractor Drake & Scull appoints new chairman, MD

Dubai’s Drake & Scull terminates CEO after less than a year During the latest meeting of the new board, members emphasised the completion of DSI’s capital restructuring programme as a top priority to boost liquidity and stabilise the business. ( read original story ...)

Dubai Harbour to Get Second Cruise Terminal

Meraas, a Dubai-based holding company, has announced that Dubai Harbour will have a second cruise terminal in addition to the one already revealed in January 2017. Dubai Harbour will be the first cruise destination to build two terminals simultaneously ... ( read original story ...)

In pictures: Dubai reveals legacy plans for Expo 2020 district

Authorities in Dubai have unveiled plans for a new business and residential district that will utilise the site of World Expo 2020 when the exhibition is finished. District 2020 will span more than two million square metres and serve as a hub for strategic ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai raises $1.1bn loan for metro expansion

The government of Dubai has raised a $1.1bn loan that will be used to extend the city’s metro rail system, completing the first step of an infrastructure financing programme which could total as much as $2.8bn, sources familiar with the matter said on ... ( read original story ...)