Be careful when buying goods

Dubai: At the recently concluded Emirates Intellectual Property Association (EIPA ... an auto expert told Gulf News. In most cases, motorists chose poor quality parts for their affordability, but according to Gordon Ferguson, General Manager at AAA ... ( read original story ...)

UAE consumers increasingly interested in buying property

Consumers in the UAE appear to agree with the current real estate market sentiment that now is good time to buy property, according to statistics from, the Middle East’s leading finance comparison site. Using data from its mortgage ... ( read original story ...)

UAE ambassador opens refugee camp for 350 Syrians in Lebanon

BEKAA VALLEY, Lebanon, 15th October, 2016 (WAM) – The UAE has opened a refugee camp in Lebanon to shelter 350 Syrian refugees. Officiating at the opening of the Al Marj camp, UAE Ambassador to Lebanon Hamad Saeed Al Shamsi noted that the recently ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, WHO sign two cooperation agreements

The second agreement includes the implementation of integrated outreach programmes against polio, measles and other routine vaccinations in 11 governorates, according to UAE News Agency (WAM). I.Y BNA 0606 GMT 2016/10/13 ( read original story ...)

What UAE law says about cybercrimes, penalties

UAE Cybercrime Law No. 5 of 2012 ... to invade someone else's privacy - which can even include eavesdropping, copying photos or publishing news - can be jailed for six months and face fines of between Dh150,000 and Dh300,000. · The most severe penalty ... ( read original story ...)

Not all ‘killer offers’ are the same

Gulf News checked the online site where M.N. bought her phone but noticed that the site did not have any physical address in Dubai nor any actual contact number or proper customer service. Gulf News raised M.N.’s issue with the Consumer Protection ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s Role With Blockchain Technology’s Success Story

Dubai is well known for technological progress and its mission for futuristic prosperity. Dubai’s Museum of the Future is a 3D printed meeting area where authorities have been discussing the attributes of blockchain technology. According to officials ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai dreams of hyperloop transit system

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- A network of tubes whisking passengers across a country at close to the speed of sound may seem like a sci-fi pipe dream, but in the already futuristic city of Dubai it would fit right in. The city-state just hosted a two-day ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai starts building world’s tallest building…again

They don’t do things by halves in Dubai. The pound just plunged to an 168 year low – thanks again Brexit Whether it’s rolling around in a gold-plated Lamborghini, or chilling at the top of the world’s tallest building, the city does things to excess. ( read original story ...)