UAE central bank issues new rules related to…

The Central Bank of the UAE has issued new regulations to ensure that capital adequacy of all banks operating in the UAE is in line with revised rules outlined by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision in Basel III, a global regulatory framework for ... ( read original story ...)

Resolution sets community service regulations in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: A new resolution issued in Abu Dhabi on Sunday sets rules and guidelines for the type of work that people ordered to do community service have to undertake. Community service will include memorising and teaching the Quran, juvenile care ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi mosques to get fire extinguishers

Abu Dhabi: Mosques in Abu Dhabi lacking proper fire prevention measures will now be provided with fire extinguishers, Civil Defence officials said on Sunday. The initiative, a part of the Year of Giving programme, aims to provide mosques with the safety ... ( read original story ...)

UAE central bank issues new rules related to Basel III

The Central Bank of the UAE has issued new regulations to ensure that capital adequacy of all banks operating in the UAE is in line with revised rules outlined by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision in Basel III, a global regulatory framework for ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Airport to be among world's largest by 2019

Abu Dhabi International Airport will be one of the largest state-of-the-art airports in the world, with a capacity to accommodate 30 million passengers per year by 2019, said H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai police question British daredevil in skyscraper climbs

A British daredevil known for his vertigo-inspiring online videos chronicling his climbs up buildings and construction cranes was interrogated by Dubai police over his recent ascents in the sheikhdom, authorities said Sunday. James Kingston's interrogation ... ( read original story ...)

Buzz Aldrin: UAE can be vital part of space coalition

The government will then be able to focus on space exploration missions, especially as it sees space as being a bridge to the future,” he told Gulf News. The UAE has so far invested about Dh20 billion in the space sector, and owns and operates six large ... ( read original story ...)