Dubai Watch Week returns for its third edition in 2017

Dubai Watch Week will once again host key industry spokespeople and leading horological personalities during the five day cultural and educational event. Under the Patronage of Shaikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi will have a brand new water canal by April

Abu Dhabi: There are over 250 islands in the capital, but with that, there is still more room for another canal. Property developer Aldar has announced that it is preparing to open Shams canal on Reem Island – a 2.4 kilometre canal that is expected to ... ( read original story ...)

UAE banks fully prepared for stricter capital regime

Dubai: The UAE banks’ minimum common equity tier 1 capital (CET 1) ratio could increase to 12 per cent and capital adequacy ratio to 15.5 per cent by 2019, according to the new central bank regulations. But with the already strong capitalisation levels ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai's real estate market is mature and…

Damac properties has almost been a bellwether in the Dubai property market. Even during the market's lean phase, Damac was consistent with its product launches, much to the surprise of market stakeholders. That strategy continues even today. "We are ... ( read original story ...)

UAE and Netherlands sign MoU on innovation

HE Al Mansoori added that the UAE is looking forward to benefitting from the Netherlands' wide experience in innovative science and modern technology. This will help the UAE create a knowledge- and technology-driven sectors, including renewable energy ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai's real estate market is mature and streamlined

Damac properties has almost been a bellwether in the Dubai property market. Even during the market's lean phase, Damac was consistent with its product launches, much to the surprise of market stakeholders. That strategy continues even today. "We are ... ( read original story ...)

UAE prepares to celebrate International Women’s Day

The UAE also ranks first among 132 countries in the ‘women treated with respect’ indicator in the Social Progress Index 2015 report. Gulf News talked to five women in the UAE about the progress in women’s empowerment in the UAE and GCC region on the ... ( read original story ...)