Dubai unveils largest-ever budget at $15.4 billion spend

... of His Highness the Ruler of Dubai to raise infrastructure efficiency in Dubai in order for the emirate to become the preferred destination for living, tourism, and business across all sectors. “Over the coming years, Dubai Government actively seeks ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Economy Warns Businesses Not to Hike Prices Ahead of VAT

The initiative is part of protecting consumer rights and enhancing transparency across retailing in line with Dubai’s reputation as a competitive business destination. Retailers have to display the VAT applicable separately on every invoice from 01 ... ( read original story ...)

UAE media outlets earn trust of 94% of public

Dr Bassam Al Towaisi of the Jordan Media Institute, told a news conference yesterday that the poll of 2,500 respondents, 50 per cent of whom were citizens and 50 per cent expatriates, showed that 94 per cent of the people trust the UAE media outlets. ( read original story ...)

Dubai plate AA10 goes for Dh3.12m

speaking to Gulf News, during the auction at Westin Hotel. RTA generated revenue of Dh12.3 million through the auction of 10 special plates, with three plates breaking the million barrier. A Dubai based businessman Majid Mustafa grabbed the plate number ... ( read original story ...)

UAE disappointed with EU tax list

Dubai: The UAE government has expressed its surprise and disappointment that it has been included by the European Union in a list of non-compliant tax jurisdictions. On Tuesday, the EU announced that the UAE, along with 16 other countries, had been ... ( read original story ...)