Dubai gold prices stay close to 1-month high

Dubai: After hitting their highest level in one month, gold prices in the UAE dipped slightly on Monday following an uptick in the US dollar. The price of 24-karat gold in Dubai was trading at Dh156.50 as of 9.27am, down by .25 fils from Sunday. The latest ... ( read original story ...)

2,414 food outlets in Dubai get A-plus rating

Dubai: Crossing all expectations, 2,414 high-risk food establishments in Dubai have received A+ rating in the inspections conducted during the nine months of 2017. The inspections were carried out by the Food Inspection Section at the Food Safety ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai the home of Expo 2020

A fortnight ago, I was part of five African journalists selected to attend the Global Business Forum in Dubai and meet the Expo 2020 organisers. We were privileged to get business class tickets from Emirates Airline. So when I arrived at Julius Nyerere ... ( read original story ...)

UAE wins bid to host World LPG Forum in 2020

“With its world class infrastructure and excellent connections with the whole world, Dubai is the perfect place to host our annual forum. Strong support from business and government from the UAE as well as the opportunity to associate the World LPG Forum ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Police honour Pakistani man who caught thief

Sharjah: A Pakistani man who caught a thief who snatched a gold chain from the neck of an Asian woman was honoured by Sharjah Police on Sunday. Abdulahad Abdulqayoum protected the victim and restrained the thief until the police arrived and took him into ... ( read original story ...)

UAE sets new Guinness World Record

Abu Dhabi: The UAE set a new world record at the Zayed Sports City ... of sites they access and explain to them its uses and abuses, she said. Speaking to Gulf News Samer Khallouf, head of records management team of Guinness World Records of Middle East ... ( read original story ...)

Learn about Abu Dhabi from an Emirati tourist guide

Abu Dhabi: The Department of Culture and Tourism — Abu Dhabi on Sunday officially launched its new Emirati Tourist Guide Training and Licensing Programme, with a graduation ceremony held for the programme’s first successful batch of 18 trainees. ( read original story ...)