Top Stories on Dubai Chronicle on March 15th

Here are the top stories on Dubai Chronicle on March 15th, 2013. To read the complete articles, click on the bolded headlines.

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Google Pulls the Plug on Google Reader

Google announced that it is making its annual spring cleaning. On its official blog, the company shared that it will shut down a number of its services and applications which are declining in popularity.  […]

Samsung Rivals Show They are Prepared for Galaxy S4 Event

Today Samsung will introduce its newest smartphone Galaxy S4 at a big event in New York. It is expected that the unveiling will attract the attention of many consumers and Android fans.  […]

Twitter Releases First Native App for Windows 8

Although Microsoft introduced Windows 8 a few months ago, users of the operating system did not have the pleasure to rely on a native Twitter app.  […]

Dubai to have mandatory green building rules

Building Department of Dubai Municipality has intensified its efforts in educating and training in the field of green building under the slogan ‘Be Educated on Green Buildings’. […]

Consumer Confidence in UAE is steadily rising

MasterCard has revealed the results of the latest MasterCard Index of Consumer Confidence, which indicates that Consumer Confidence in the UAE is steadily rising, with a score of 91.4 as compared to 86.0 in the previous edition of the Index released 6 months ago.  […]

Dubai Health Authority marks World Kidney Day 2013

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) concluded today its two-week public health awareness and free screening campaign as part of its efforts to mark the 8th World Kidney Day and raise awareness about acute kidney injury and kidney disease.

Inflation in Dubai down 0.03% in February

Overall inflation of Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Dubai dropped by 0.03% in February 2013 compared to the same period in 2012, driven by a drop in prices of the food and drinks group by 0.75, miscellaneous goods and services by 0.13% and transport by 0.02%, a report released by Dubai Statistics Center (DSC) showed. […]

Top Stories on Dubai Chronicle on March 14th

Here are the top stories on Dubai Chronicle on March 14th, 2013. To read the complete articles, click on the bolded headlines. […]

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Esmod Dubai Announces iFASH™ Program: iFASH™ & Abaya Design Esmod Dubai, The French Fashion Institute is the only Institute fully dedicated to fashion education in the UAE. Since 2006 Esmod has trained today’...
Dubai World Trade Centre Statut Changed to a Free Zone A new Law establishes Dubai World Trade Centre as a free zone, subject to supervision, and aiming to boost Dubai’s position as a global trade centre...
World’s Biggest Apple Store to Open in Dubai Yet another "world's biggest" attraction is set to highlight the importance of Dubai in international news. And this time, the "world's biggest" is no...
Dubai Hotel Room Construction Increases According to STR’s Global Construction Pipeline report, there has been a reported 9.4% increase in Dubai hotel room construction, either in the fina...
Festival Square Re-Opens with Style and Prizes Dubai Festival City Mall (DFCM) is set to introduce a new Festival Square later this week. The redesigned main atrium of the mall will be unveiled on ...
Annual Inspections Reveal Slow Progress for Dubai Schools A total of 11 new schools opened in Dubai during the past year, adding a capacity of more than 37,000 seats, which shows that the education sector in ...
World’s Perception of UAE – Land of Supercars Over the few decades, Dubai and Abu Dhabi have developed into some of the world’s most spectacular and advanced metropolises. It is estimated that U...
RTA kick started initial steps towards construction of ‘Route 2020’ The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has kick started the initial steps towards the construction of ‘Route 2020’ project; which encompasses the...
Emirates Group Announces 27th Consecutive Year of Profit Group records 2nd highest profit ever with AED 5.5 billion (US$ 1.5 billion); Steady revenue and business growth in line with capacity increases, sig...
This Weekend in Dubai: Comedies & Music Are you looking to make the most of your weekend in Dubai? It’s not just shopping and fancy restaurants – there’s much more visitors and residen...