Pardoned prisoners speak, thank Sharjah Ruler

The pardoned prisoners expressed their happiness and gratitude after receiving the news. “We thank His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah for this kind gesture.” Mohammad Mustafa Shaukat, 68, a taxi driver, has spent 15 years in jail because he did not ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi sees 13% jump in hotel guests during August

with the Chinese now becoming Abu Dhabi’s largest overseas source market, heading India and the UK. 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 ...)

UK defense procurement chief to resign for job in Abu Dhabi

LONDON — Britain’s top defense procurement official has resigned after little more than two years in the post, and is heading to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, to run the Etihad Aviation Group. Tony Douglas, the chief executive at the Defence ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi health-care provider to recruit 2,000 nurses

The new recruits will help the emirate’s public health-care provider, the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (Seha), meet international nurse-to-patient ratios, said Aisha Al Mahri, allied health group director at Seha Nursing, told Gulf News. ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi hotel guests up 13pc in August

A total of 426,912 guests stayed at Abu Dhabi’s 166 hotels and hotel apartments in August ... reported Wam, the Emirates official news agency. Occupancy stood at 68 per cent during the period, the report said. Saif Saeed Ghobash, director-general ... ( read original story ...)

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka trophy unveiled in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI: The trophy unveiling of Pakistan's three-match Test ... Replying to a question asked by Geo News, Sarfraz Ahmed said that all players are perfectly fit and ready to play against Sri Lanka. When asked about playing without Misbah and Younis ... ( read original story ...)

Former World’s Heaviest Woman Eman Ahmed Dies In Abu Dhabi

Burjeel Hospital official said in Abu Dhabi and confirmed the news adding numerous co-morbid conditions which included the heart diseases and Disney dysfunction which resulted to her sudden death. After she is moved to Abu Dhabi on May 4 th a team of 20 ... ( read original story ...)

Here are 8 of the best business lunch deals in Dubai

Breakfast is often described as the most important meal, but there’s no denying the power of a decent lunch to help get you through the working day. Fortunately, many restaurants in Dubai make the job easier by offering a business lunch menu. ( read original story ...)