Diamantaires worried over 5% VAT proposed on diamonds in UAE

The value of diamonds traded in the UAE rose to $26 billion in 2016 ... This will take the sheen out of the diamond sector" Get latest news & live updates on the go on your pc with News App. Download The Times of India news app for your device. ( read original story ...)

Youth concerns at core of urbanization agenda: UAE

according to the UAE News Agency (WAM). Firstly, they highlighted that the UAE adopted tolerance and peaceful coexistence as essential values for sustainable development in an urban context. Secondly, the adoption of laws and initiatives, including ... ( read original story ...)

Afghanistan to play Ireland, Zimbabwe in Sharjah

Sharjah has hosted the most one-day internationals with 228. They will host the fifth and final one-day against Sri Lanka on Monday. Get latest news & live updates on the go on your pc with News App. Download The Times of India news app for your device. ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s ruler launches new Internet of Things strategy

Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched an Internet of Things (IoT) strategy and the Data Wealth initiative to boost its digital push. The Dubai IoT strategy seeks to build the world’s most advanced IoT ecosystem. It aims to ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai rolls out Digital Wealth and IoT strategy

“Dubai stands out as a preferred destination for business, work and tourism, which has transformed our society into a rich and diverse mix of cultures and nationalities,” Dr Bin Bishr added. “When we launched Smart Dubai three years ago, we sought to ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Police to establish smart stations in free zones

Dubai free zone operator TECOM Group has announced an agreement with Dubai Police to establish three automated smart police stations in key areas. The stations will be located across Dubai Design District (d3), Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) and ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Economy launches Sharia-compliant smart programme

The programme was launched by Khalid Al Kassim, Assistant Director General for Executive Affairs in Dubai Economy; and Haitham Al Refaie, Tawreeq Holdings Group Chief Executive Officer. “Innovative solutions that enhance ease of business and ensure ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Scot jailed for three months for public indecency

The businessman who made the complaint against Mr Harron later withdrew it, but prosecutors in Dubai continued with the case. News of the three-month sentence was released by campaign group Detained in Dubai, which has been supporting Mr Herron. ( read original story ...)

What residents have to say about Dubai government apps

Ahead of October 26, Gulf News speaks to residents on their engagement with Dubai smart government services and how it is enabling them to experience a happier, more convenient, enhanced lifestyle. Tariq Fahd Qaqish, 47, managing director, asset management ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai police online services keep city safe, efficient

Dubai Police is one of the important government bodies offering many of its services on digital platforms. Services from paying traffic fines and reporting minor traffic accidents to tipping off police about a crime and applying for a good conduct ... ( read original story ...)