7 things happening in the UAE this week

Revo Café at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort is offering guests bottomless coffee and a slice of cake for Dh35 until the end of August. Enjoy free Wi-Fi and a relaxed atmosphere – perfect for a work day out. They also serve breakfast all-day in case you ... ( read original story ...)

Customising ICT solutions for clients

If you come to me and you say you have a problem with your accounting, say it is hosted in Dubai or the US, how I help you achieve ... Let’s say you want a Wi-Fi connection, what product are you using to achieve or deliver this? The product is one ... ( read original ...

Ship was parked at Karachi port for two days: Coast guard

"The ship was parked at Karachi port for two days after it arrived from Dubai. It then left for Alang ship-breaking ... The vessel was found transmitting its identity on wireless," a coast guard official said. During earlier voyages, the vessel was ... ( read original story ...)

Cellphone service could be spotty for rural eclipse-watchers

"We have actually experimented with this vehicle flying in Dubai's skies.” Here’s hoping it works. And that we can get a fleet of them for Austin. We’d all like better, more consistent Wi-Fi networks, right? Well, Qualcomm on Monday rolled out some ... ( read original story ...)

FAB Wealth Sentiment Index down 1.3pc in July

he First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) Wealth Sentiment Index (WSI) for the UAE has decreased slightly from 1054.52 in June, to 1040.66 in July 2017, reflecting a 1.3 per cent change. The July score reflects a range of factors, including a fall in inflation ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Investments unit signs $299m loan deal

Dubai Investments Real Estate Company (DIRC) has signed a Dh1.1 billion ($299.47 million) financing deal with First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) and Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) for its Mirdif Hills development in Dubai, UAE. DIRC is the real estate ... ( read original story ...)

Race on for Uae’s ‘Workplace of the Year’ Award

National Bank of Fujairah and Gulftainer, which is also competing for the Health & Safety Initiative of the Year award along with HLG Contracting, Dubai Islamic Bank and Khidmah. “Having a wellness initiative is one thing, however securing the support of ... ( read original story ...)