Emirates Introduces Laptop and Tablet Handling Service for US Flights

Enables US-bound passengers to use their laptops and tablets until just before boarding Customers can continue to use smart phones on board, staying...

DLD Stresses Importance of Dealing with Accredited Real Estate Brokers

Dubai Land Department (DLD) stresses the importance of dealing with accredited and licensed real estate brokers who hold a real estate broker card issued...

VAT in UAE Will Curb Unhealthy Consumption

The price of fizzy drinks and tobacco is about to go up. The Federal National Council last week approved a draft law setting up...

Five Star Hotel Apartments in Business Bay for Investors with Vision

Strategically positioned in Business Bay, the fastest growing district of Dubai, this soon to be completed building of five star hotel apartments is an...

Amazon Makes It Free for Developers to Build Alexa Skills

New program offers AWS promotional credits for developers to put toward their Alexa skill Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced a new program that will make it free...

Another step closer to VAT implementation in GCC

The Ministry of Finance in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has recently launched a series of Value Added Tax (VAT) and excise awareness sessions...

DXB Wows Passengers with the World’s Fastest Free Airport Wi-Fi

Dubai Airports has unleashed the world’s fastest free wi-fi connection at an airport to millions of passengers that travel through DXB each month. Aptly...

2017 Technology, Media and Telecommunication Predictions for Middle East

In its 5th year of releasing TMT predictions with specific relevance to the MENA region, Deloitte continues to supply industry insights based on deep...

Dubai – Best City for Expats in MENA, 74th Globally

Dubai ranks 74th globally in overall quality of living, making it the number one city in the Middle East and Africa region for...

World’s Busiest Passenger Airport: Dubai International Retains Third Place

More than 104 million passengers flew through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in 2016, making it the world's busiest airport in the world for the...

Dubai Real Estate Assets Returns Topped 120% Over a Decade

Nearly 10 years have passed since the World Financial Crisis, which commenced with a collapse in the sub-prime mortgage market in the USA. It...

Jumeirah Central makes international debut at world’s leading property show

Jumeirah Central, Dubai’s new urban mixed-use district, will make its international debut at MIPIM 2017, the annual gathering of the world’s most influential international...

Sales of Alexa enabled devices to exceed 60 million in 2020

Amazon's voice assistant Alexa could bring the e-commerce giant $10 billion of revenues by 2020. The digital assistant installed in Echo smart speakers is...

A Completely Transformed Four Seasons Hotel New York

Over the last two decades, Four Seasons Hotel New York has consistently set the bar for quintessential Manhattan residential living. Now the magnificent collection...

151 Million People Used Public Busses in Dubai in 2016

The Public Transport Agency, Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai revealed that its public buses had lifted 151.1 million riders last year. The...

Dubai closes down 8,894 social network accounts for peddling counterfeits

Accounts displaying counterfeits were found to have over 94.5 million followers Round-the-clock vigil to eliminate counterfeiting and ensure electronic compliance Part of safeguarding...

100,000 Open Hotel Rooms in EMEA and Counting

Ahead of this year’s International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has announced that it has passed the milestone of 100,000 hotel...

Is a Second OPEC Cut on The Cards?

OPEC's coordinated effort to curtail global supply has so far managed to put a floor under oil prices, which have been sitting modestly above...

Gate Village 11 development named ‘The Exchange’

Following the appointment of Khansaheb as the main contractor for the project in July 2016, concrete works of the substructure have been completed, with...

Confidence Returning to Oil and Gas Recruitment as Oil Price Stabilises

A review of the employment environment in the energy sector by Petroplan has found that, despite a major contraction in the value of the...

GCC Mobile Market Rebounds after Quarters of Declines

After suffering three consecutive quarter-on-quarter (Q-o-Q) declines from Q1 2016 to Q3 2016, the GCC mobile phone market ended the year on a positive...

Top 10 Brands for Women in UAE

Emirates is the most positively perceived brand by women in the UAE over the past year. 2016 also saw Emirates crowned as the number...

Potential Shortage of Global Oil Supplies in 3 Years

The recent drop in oil industry investment brought on by weak prices threatens to significantly slow supply growth in the long term, and could...

Twitter registered in DED as part of protecting trademarks

Underlines intellectual property protection initiatives of Dubai: Ibrahim Behzad Dubai Provides an integrated IP rights protection system: Mashhoor Al Shamsi Social networking service Twitter...