Dubai begins replacing skyscraper facades after series of fires

which is the investment vehicle of the emirate’s ruler and operates skyscrapers in Dubai’s business district. The government’s Real Estate Regulatory Agency “is now strongly encouraging all owners to replace non-fire-resistant building facades in c ... ( read original story ...)

Yukoner off to Abu Dhabi for WorldSkills Competition

So it's not surprising that he'll be one of 31 Canadians to compete at the WorldSkills Competition in Abu Dhabi City, U.A.E., next month. The competition is held every two years, and gathers the world's best in the skilled trades and technology industries ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Los Angeles Day 1 Results

Los Angeles, 23rd September, 2017: Abu Dhabi Grand Slam® Jiu-Jitsu World Tour returned to Los Angeles for the second leg of the season 3 [2017-18], where over 750 players from all over the world gathered at the Los Angeles Convention Center for a full ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi offshore show opens doors as oil market strengthens

The Abu Dhabi event provides a key setting for workboat operators ... For Middle East producers, this is all good news because they enjoy the lowest breakeven production costs anywhere in the world. Despite the production constraints, national oil ... ( read original story ...)

Virgin Mobile UAE: ‘We’re a research lab, not a telco’

managing director of Virgin Mobile UAE, told Arabian Business that the provider was best described as a research and development unit. The UAE’s third mobile provider – the youthful Virgin Mobile UAE brand – has long-term plans to disrupt the ... ( read original story ...)

La Petite Maison Abu Dhabi finally has an opening date

Foodies in the capital with a taste for French fare will be pleased to hear that the much-anticipated La Petite Maison Abu Dhabi will finally open its doors ... For the latest UAE food news and updates, stay tuned to The National's lifestyle page. ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi funds Comoros power grid projects with 10 mln USD

DUBAI, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- An Abu Dhabi fund and Comoros signed a deal Saturday on a grant worth 40 million dirham (10.89 million U.S. dollars) to finance the Comoros power grid project, official WAM news agency reported. The Abu Dhabi Development Fund ... ( read original story ...)