Dubai residents prefer to spend on holiday than save

In hindsight, Dubai residents would rather have spent their festive funds on a family holiday this year, according to a poll conducted by DIFC Wills & Probate Registry (WPR). The results suggested that long-term necessities come second to immediate ... ( read original story ...)

For UAE’s women-owned business, possibilities are within reach

Setting up a successful business and working for yourself is the dream career for many, but a combination of innovation, vision, organisation and trusting your instinct is what makes a successful entrepreneur. Women in the UAE are leading entrepreneurship ... ( read original story ...)

Business Interruption Insurance Dubai by AFIA Insurance

When insuring for a loss, it is most important to think about the risks of the resulting consequential loss. We can design our policies to accurately insure the business against loss of gross income or profits and commissions if preferred. Whilst the ... ( read original story ...)

Money resolutions for UAE expats to get richer

Dubai: Every New Year, a lot of people resolve to get wealthier ... But you need to orient yourself first and learn how it works. "Like any other business or activity, you need education, practice and experience to excel and succeed. Online trading is ... ( read original story ...)

UAE President leaves country on private visit

UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan left the country today on a private visit, state news agency WAM has announced. The length of the visit and the location was not disclosed. Sheikh Khalifa previously left the country for a ... ( read original story ...)

UAE issues regulations on online payments

The UAE Central Bank on Wednesday issued new regulations for "stored value digital payments". In a statement the central bank said that the rules were finalised after an extensive consultation process over many months with the relevant stakeholders. ( read original story ...)

UAE has world's safest airlines

UAE carriers continued to demonstrate their focus on excellence and flight safety, with both Emirates airline and Etihad Airways listed among the Top 10 safest airlines in the world. The Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre (Jacdec) recently released ... ( read original story ...)