Hoarding cash in UAE: Why it's bad for finances

Dubai: It is believed that billions of dirhams are stashed in ... when you don’t have physical cash with you in hand,” the non-resident Indian told Gulf News. Jasmin from the Philippines does the same, citing that she has more chances of growing ... ( read original story ...)

Red Arrows to put on soaring show in Abu Dhabi

Squadron Leader David Montenegro, team leader of the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team and Red 1, told Gulf News on Wednesday that, “Abu Dhabi is the penultimate performance of a major 60-day tour of the Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions. The display ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai gang rape case that put alleged victim in jail is tossed

The case of a British woman who claimed she was raped by two other British tourists in Dubai - and then jailed for having extramarital sex - has been thrown out, reports say. Zara-Jayne Moisey, 25, claimed that Dave Butlin, 22, and Louis Harris ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Ministry of Economy unveils ‘Be Happy – Visit UAE’ app

The UAE Ministry of Economy (MoE) has launched the first phase of its ‘Be Happy – Visit UAE’ application as part of its featured initiatives for UAE Innovation Week 2016 at the Tourism Innovation and Transformation Forum 2016 organised by the Ministry. ( read original story ...)

Preview: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Round 21

7:26 – Abu Dhabi will again play host to Formula 1's season finale in 2016, as Mercedes team-mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton fight for the title. GPUpdate.net previews the action and lists the key facts. Abu Dhabi and the visually-stunning Yas ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai rape claim woman's case dropped

A British woman, who was charged with having extra-marital sex in Dubai after reporting she was raped, has had all charges against her dropped. The woman was arrested and had her passport confiscated after she claimed she was raped by two British men. ( read original story ...)