UAE ‘has clear vision’ on economic diversification

Dubai: The UAE has a clear and comprehensive vision to diversify its economy and achieve an optimal balance between its various sectors to ensure sustainability and create new business opportunities, said Hamad Bu Amim, president and CEO of Dubai Chamber ... ( read original story ...)

UAE e-tailer rolls out heavy arsenal in White Friday blitz

Dubai: Souq.com is not holding anything back this week ... “We are still in the process of scaling up the business. Amazon has certainly helped on the operational side. “That’s 50 times bigger than we were last year.” A successful White Friday ... ( read original story ...)

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The Abu Dhabi GP is one of the most spectacular on the calendar ... limit from 15 to 25 stories - or subscribe today and get unlimited access. Get unlimited news Full access to our news and in-depth Autosport Plus features - all in an ad-free enviroment. ( read original story ...)

Sea Shepherd eco group drops anchor in UAE

Natalie Banks, Managing Director, Sea Shepherd UAE, told Gulf News on Monday that the new chapter will work to promote marine conservation in Gulf waters and is backed by an energetic bank of global staff and volunteers. “It’s an exciting time to be ... ( read original story ...)

Watch: Van goes up in flames in Dubai

Fire crews from the Dubai Civil Defence were seen fighting the blaze early in the afternoon. A Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) spokesperson told Gulf News they received the fire alert about the incident at 1.02pm and the first responders reached the site at 1.09pm. ( read original story ...)

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 ...)