One year on: Al Hilal Bank CEO Alex Coelho

The beauty of a bank of our size [1,500 staff, 100,000 customers, 25 UAE branches and three more in Kazakhstan] is that we don’t have a doubt on what we need to do. It’s just the pace of execution that’s important.” He lists his other key task as ... ( read original story ...)

Expo 2020 Dubai: building a legacy

This leads to questions on the real estate impact of World Expo 2020 in Dubai, an event that has generated an estimated $50 billion (Dh183.62 billion) in direct and indirect investments, with $8 billion being allocated to transport and infrastructure ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s Deyaar starts handover of Mont Rose project

Listed on the Dubai Financial Market, Deyaar is majority-owned by Dubai Islamic Bank. Subscribe to Arabian Business' newsletter to receive the latest breaking news and business stories in Dubai,the UAE and the GCC straight to your inbox. ( read original story ...)

Dubai film festival to become biennial, skipping this year

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The Dubai International Film Festival says it will skip holding the event this year, instead becoming biennial and reconvening in 2019. The film festival made the announcement late on Wednesday night, saying the decision ... ( read original story ...)

Boy honoured for alerting Dubai Police on cash found under ATM

The boy refused to leave the spot and pointed to the money under the ATM,” Brig Bin Galita told Gulf News. The father used the flashlight on his phone to look what was under the ATM and saw the cash. He called Dubai Police who arrived and collected the ... ( read original story ...)