Good news! Rents in Abu Dhabi turn affordable for tenants

Slackening demand, oversupply and the ongoing economic uncertainty are weighing on Abu Dhabi's residential real estate market. This has sent residential sale prices tumbling in Abu Dhabi and rents have also declined in most districts, making the UAE's ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Firm Invests in Nexen

Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak, Managing Director and Group CEO of Mubadala; and Travis Kang, CEO of Nexen Tire, signed the MOU in Abu Dhabi (Photo: Nexen) Nexen Tire aims to accelerate business expansion with new strategic partnership. Nexen Tire and the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, a boomtown for startups

these are just a few among a massive wave of startups in the UAE. Among all the key sectors, given the strong support from technology e-commerce, fintech, services, technology and transport and logistics have emerged as the most preferred sectors of ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Police help Russian tourist who missed flight

Sharjah: Sharjah Police’s Community Department has come to the aid of a Russian woman who missed her flight at Sharjah International Airport. The woman, in her 50s, came to the UAE on a visit visa. Major Ahmad Al Subousi, acting director of the Community ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s new Dhs5bn business district to be developed by Tecom

Dubai’s newly unveiled Dhs5bn business district, Emirates Towers Business Park, will be developed by Tecom Group, a member of Dubai Holding, it was announced on Monday. The mega development, launched earlier this month by UAE Vice President and Prime ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Police unveils new ID cards, badge

From now on, each police officer [including non-officers] has to show his official badge with his police ID card so that everybody would know that he represents the Abu Dhabi Police.” Replying to a question of Gulf News whether police officers have to ... ( read original story ...)

UAE property allegations rubbished

NOT TRUE: President Jacob Zuma denies he owns property abroad. PICTURE: Reuters He does not own property in a foreign country neither has he sought residency in another land for himself or a member of his family, President Jacob Zuma has told Parliament. ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi’s residential market ‘under pressure’

Issues of oversupply and ongoing economic uncertainty continue to put pressure on Abu Dhabi’s residential real estate market, according to leading international property company Chestertons Middle East and North Africa (Mena). The apartments rents ... ( read original story ...)

AccorHotels to rebrand landmark Dubai properties

AccorHotels today signed an agreement with Al Ghurair, one of the Middle East’s leading family businesses, for the rebrand of a landmark property consisting of 428 rooms and 192 apartments located at Al Ghurair Centre Complex. Both properties will be ... ( read original story ...)

Physical therapy made easy with sensors to assess …

to transform physical therapy and rehabilitation in Dubai across all its facilities. Developed over the course of three years, Arcus is designed for a variety of use in healthcare, sports, AR/VR and gaming. Being a wireless mesh network, its real-time ... ( read original story ...)