UAE relief ship arrives in Somalia

ABU DHABI: A UAE ship carrying 824 tonnes of food aid has arrived at the Port of Kismayo in Jubaland State of Somalia. The relief ship has been sent in line with the directives of President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness ... ( read original story ...)

8,884 seat belt violations in Sharjah this year

As many as 4,426 instances of using mobile phones while driving were also recorded during the same period, according to Sharjah Police statistics. Lieutenant Saud Al Shaiba, spokesperson for the Traffic and Patrol Department, told Gulf News: “Wearing the ... ( read original story ...)

2 major Dubai road projects to open on September 15: RTA

Dubai: The 7th Interchange on the Shaikh Zayed Road (SZR) Project, and Al Yalayes Road Improvement Project, are now nearning completion and both projects would be opened on 15 September 2018, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced on Saturday ... ( read original story ...)

Future of transport: From Dubai to Abu Dhabi in 12 minutes

Dubai: An ultra-high-speed train that travels like a jet would significantly cut travel time between Dubai and Abu Dhabi to just about 12 minutes, from the current 90 minutes. This innovation, using a futuristic mode of vacuum tube-based transport, would ... ( read original story ...)

The future of free zones in the UAE

But despite the news having potential ramifications for free zones, the ownership rules were met with universal praise and positivity by the business community. Yusuffali MA, chairman and managing director of UAE-based retail giant Lulu Group International ... ( read original story ...)

Diamond industry upbeat over possible Sharjah flight

Industry sources said that the Air India Express’s plan to connect Surat directly with Sharjah will further boost the diamond trade with the world’s second largest diamond centre in Dubai. About 80% of the diamantaires, including small, medium and big ... ( read original story ...)