Abu Dhabi license plate No 1 sells for Dh31m

In collaboration with Emirates Auction, Abu Dhabi Police, profited over Dh99 million during the public auction which sold off 50 VIP vehicle license plates, class 50. To mark its 50 anniversary, AD police organized this distinguished auction. With the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai man buys licence plate for $12.1 million

In a public display of his immense wealth, Dubai resident Balwinder Sahni paid 33 million dirhams (approximately $12.1 million CAD) for a sought-after licence plate at a government auction the first week of November. As reported by CNN Money, affixing a ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Municipality organises Innovation Week exhibition

Dubai: Hussain Nasser Lootah, director-general of Dubai Municipality, on Sunday opened the Innovation Week exhibition and events in the municipality, which will last until Thursday with the participation of its various organisational units. “With this ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai to launch National Day sale

Dubai: Shoppers in Dubai will be able to snap up items at bargain prices over the three-day weekend taking place over this year’s National Day holiday. The National Day Sale, from December 1 to 3, will see malls and retail outlets give shoppers discounts ... ( read original story ...)

Emirati youngsters dream about UAE nuclear industry

If they could develop their own industry, why can’t we?” the 21-year-old intern at the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) told Gulf News in an interview on the occasion of the UAE’s 45th National Day. “We have resources … we have the youth. ( read original story ...)

New Dubai law upholds independence of courts

Dubai: A new law issued on Sunday guarantees everyone’s equality before courts without any discrimination and upholds litigants’ right to defend in all stages of the investigation and trial. The Law No.13 of 2016 on the Judicial Authority in Dubai was ... ( read original story ...)

UAE inventors turn dreams into reality

the founding father of the UAE was to cultivate and invest in its people who were viewed as the invaluable asset of the country and its future. Gulf News spoke to Emirati innovators and inventors whose commitment to nation-building has been a core ... ( read original story ...)

Filipina named UAE’s best nanny

Dubai: A Filipina has been judged as the UAE’s best nanny, at the first such award held in the country on Saturday. “This is really an unexpected blessing,” said Lorina Bunio, 29, who had swapped her everyday casual clothes for a ball gown and ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai to have new mobility centre early next year

Dubai: Dubai will have a new specialised mobility and transport centre that will offer intensive training programmes in the rail and transport sector from the first quarter of next year, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced on Saturday. RTA ... ( read original story ...)