French voters in UAE cast their ballots

Abu Dhabi: More than 2,000 French residents in Abu Dhabi cast their votes on Sunday for the French presidential election between far-right leader Marine Le Pen and the centrist Emmanuel Macron. All eyes will be eagerly fixed on France when the results are ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai develops ‘world’s most efficient’ light bulb

Two Dubai developers have signed up to use what is said to be the world’s most energy-efficient LED light bulb. On Sunday, Emaar and Dubai Properties Group inked a deal with the Dubai Municipality to install the Dubai Lamp at their projects. Developed in ... ( read original story ...)

Aldar awards AED 1.7 Billion development contract for Yas Acres

Aldar Properties PJSC (‘Aldar’), Abu Dhabi's leading listed property development, investment and management company, has appointed Trojan General Contracting as the main contractor for the first three precincts of its flagship development on Yas Island ... ( read original story ...)

School responsible for student’s death

The Cassation Court, Abu Dhabi emirate’s highest judicial institution, concluded that this pointed to a lack of adherence to health, security and safety standards by the school in a way that endangered the lives of students. As reported by Gulf News ... ( read original story ...)

UAE: The future is cashless

The Dubai-based bank, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary ... This content comes from Reach by Gulf News, which is the branded content team of GN Media. ( read original story ...)

Khamis convinced UAE can still make it to World Cup

Dubai: Former national star Nasser Khamis ... the sake of seeing their country at such an important international competition,” Khamis told Gulf News. “There are many things that have been happening in the national team and these have not helped ... ( read original story ...)

UAE issues warning after dance party video goes viral

The UAE General Prosecution has said it will prosecute people who post videos that are against the traditional values and morals of the UAE on social media. The General Prosecution issued the warning in a statement on Friday evening following video clips ... ( read original story ...)

Rugby: All Blacks set to face France in UAE next year

The All Blacks could be in line to play France in the United Arab Emirates next year in what would be an historic test match. According to ESPN, French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte was in Dubai on Saturday to sign a Memorandum of ... ( read original story ...)

Are UAE waters polluted? Ministry responds

Al Rayssi noted that the food safety rating in the UAE has increased in the last three years to reach 98 percent in 2016. He also called on community members not to be swayed by unreliable news or rumours about food safety and to refrain from raising ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Courts launches brochure in Braille

Dubai: Dubai Courts on Saturday launched a special brochure in Braille for people of determination to get them to know about notary public services and procedures applied. The move aims to introduce all segments of the society to the court procedures and ... ( read original story ...)