Faith and facts: You need both to buy UAE property

Investors weighing up their options in Dubai real estate are advised to focus on under-supplied properties offering the best real value rather than those made to stand out by the most creative marketing initiatives. Firas Al Msaddi, CEO of fäm Properties ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Holding business manoeuvre will not affect SmartCity

Kochi: The major organizational restructuring at Dubai Holding amid speculation that the investment conglomerate would disassociate itself from all international projects would not have an adverse impact on SmartCity Kochi; a joint venture between Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai bets on Expo 2020 to boost property sector

DUBAI — Dubai's glitzy property market, hit by a three-year downturn, is regaining momentum as the emirate prepares for its Expo 2020 trade fair, analysts and developers say. The six-month event, the first World Expo to be staged in the Middle East, is ... ( read original story ...)

Yemeni rebel leader threatens attacks on UAE territory

The leader of Yemen's Shiite rebels threatened on Thursday to attack territory in the United Arab Emirates, a key member of a Saudi-led coalition fighting to defeat his Iranian-backed forces and restore an internationally recognized government. In a speech ... ( read original story ...)

Relaxation in visa regime will boost Indo-UAE ties: Envoy

will be eligible to obtain a UAE visa on arrival, he said. Hopefully, there would be more measures in days to come to further improve the long-term strategic partnership between the two countries, the envoy said. Get latest news & live updates on the go on ... ( read original story ...)

UAE banking body launches cyber security initiative

The UAE Banks Federation (UBF) on Thursday launched its first Information Sharing and Analysis Centre which aims to tackle the growing threat of cyber attacks in the country. The professional representative body comprising 48 member banks operating in the ... ( read original story ...)

UBF launches first cyber threat sharing platform for UAE banks

Dubai: The UAE Banks Federation (UBF), the professional representative body of banking industry comprising 48-member banks operating in the UAE, on Thursday launched its first Information Sharing and Analysis Centre (ISAC) in the UAE. The centre is powered ... ( read original story ...)