Why UAE workers quit amid job slowdown

Dubai: While today’s labour market doesn’t offer as much ... “This remarkable absence of loyalty represents a serious challenge to any business employing a large number of millennials, especially those in markets where millennials now represent ... ( read original story ...)

Asian Business Leadership Forum set to honour business heads

The UAE Ministry of Economy is associating with the Asian Business Leadership Forum (ABLF), a leadership event series, to promote the Emirates' position as the centre of the world, offering the best infrastructure for business, investment and lifestyle. ( read original story ...)

UAE expats told: Don’t panic over US elections

Dubai: The current volatility in financial markets ... it is better to be waiting on the sidelines and then make changes to portfolios,” Raghu told Gulf News. From a business point of view, however, Raghu said Trump’s victory could have an impact ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Canal to be inaugurated tonight

The 3.2km waterway stretches through key areas including Business Bay, Safa Park, Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah 2, Jumeirah Road The Dsh2.7bn Dubai Water Canal will be officially inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President ... ( read original story ...)

UAE to have new framework for public-private partnerships

The documentation will be used instead of drafting a new PPP law The United Arab Emirates will prepare documentation to govern public-private partnerships (PPPs) by the end of 2016 as it encourages more private sector participation in infrastructure ... ( read original story ...)

31 incredible photos of Dubai from above

Dubai spares no expense when making its cityscape the most jaw-dropping in the world. In the 2000s, the emirate dropped nearly $600 billion into constructing the world's tallest tower, biggest man-made island, and most luxurious hotel, among other ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai business conditions improve, but growth slow

Business conditions improved in Dubai in October, but growth momentum eased to a six-month low during the month, according to the Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker Index. The October data signalled a further improvement in business conditions across Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai gears up for $735m water canal opening

Dubai Water Canal, a 3.2 km-long tourist landmark development offering a new lifestyle pattern in the heart of the city, on Wednesday (November 9). The Canal passes across the Business Bay to Safa Park, Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah 2, Jumeirah Road and continues ... ( read original story ...)

UAE business climate is perfect for start-ups

With the UAE having just celebrated Flag Day, which coincides with the anniversary of the UAE President, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's assumption to office as leader of the country, I thought it would be worth spending this week's ... ( read original story ...)

Some UAE expats turn away from dollar on US poll jitters

Dubai: The looming presidential elections in the United States (US) is causing anxiety within the investment community, with many fearing that a victory for Donald Trump could spell trouble for the financial markets. One of the things people worry about is ... ( read original story ...)