Abu Dhabi cracks down on illegal accommodation

In an effort to control and eradicate illegal forms of accommodation, the Abu Dhabi Municipality (ADM) has begun a widescale campaign to crackdown on the practice. The authority says violators place a huge burden on the community, and pose a real risk to ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank : ADIB posts H1 2017 results

Group net revenues for H1 2017 increased by 4.1 per cent. Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank announced their results for the first half of 2017. Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank incrased net profit by 14.1 per cent in H1 2017 to AED 1,129.1 million. Group net revenues for H1 ... ( read original story ...)

Good news! Rents in Abu Dhabi turn affordable for tenants

Slackening demand, oversupply and the ongoing economic uncertainty are weighing on Abu Dhabi's residential real estate market. This has sent residential sale prices tumbling in Abu Dhabi and rents have also declined in most districts, making the UAE's ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Firm Invests in Nexen

Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak, Managing Director and Group CEO of Mubadala; and Travis Kang, CEO of Nexen Tire, signed the MOU in Abu Dhabi (Photo: Nexen) Nexen Tire aims to accelerate business expansion with new strategic partnership. Nexen Tire and the ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Police unveils new ID cards, badge

From now on, each police officer [including non-officers] has to show his official badge with his police ID card so that everybody would know that he represents the Abu Dhabi Police.” Replying to a question of Gulf News whether police officers have to ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi teenager to fight for ‘Fittest on earth’ tag

Abu Dhabi: It was during a boot camp in late January that 15-year ... so this country is pretty much my home,” a beaming Fahmy told Gulf News. The annual competition is divided into three stages: The Open, The Regionals, and the Finale, which is the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE eases restrictions on Qatari media group

Channels owned by Qatar-based BeIN Media were back on the air in the UAE this weekend after being unblocked by local telecoms service providers. That's good news for sports fans and cartoon lovers. BeIN holds the regional TV rights to top flight soccer ... ( read original story ...)

UAE minister: no dialogue with Qatar until it revises policies

DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates, one of four Arab countries that have imposed sanctions on Qatar, said on Saturday that Doha needed to change its policies before a dialogue could take place. Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with ... ( read original story ...)

The Club represents history of Abu Dhabi’s growth

told Gulf News. The 55-year-old club’s growth from its capacity to host 3,000 members in the past to 4,500 members at present reflects the growth of Abu Dhabi as well. “Now Abu Dhabi residents have a large number of options to enjoy the facilities of a ... ( read original story ...)