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Dubai retail giant inks deal with will.i.am’s US tech firm

Dubai retail giant inks deal with will.i.am’s US tech firm

Majid Al Futtaim partners with Los Angeles-based I.AM+ to offer new AI-powered experiences to shoppers ...

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The Favourite, Roma lead Oscar nominations with 10 each

The Favourite, Roma lead Oscar nominations with 10 each

The Oscars will be handed out in Hollywood on February 24 ...

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Master plan approved for new Saudi eco-tourism mega project

Master plan approved for new Saudi eco-tourism mega project

Red Sea Development Company says phase one will include 14 luxury and hyper-luxury hotels across five islands and two inland resorts ...

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Malls should give local designers space, charge less rent, says Rami Al Ali

Malls should give local designers space, charge less rent, says Rami Al Ali

Rent fees should be in line with the size of the business, according to the fashion designer ...

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Emirates, WhatsApp among most popular brands in Middle East

Emirates, WhatsApp among most popular brands in Middle East

Samsung Galaxy and Apple lost prime spots to Chinese tech giant Huawei ...

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UAE denies reports of 747 touching down on Fujairah Corniche

UAE denies reports of 747 touching down on Fujairah Corniche

The Boeing 747 was in Fujairah with the government's knowledge before it is shipped to Bahrain ...

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Online travel agencies ‘taking advantage’ of hotels, says Dubai start-up

Online travel agencies ‘taking advantage’ of hotels, says Dubai start-up

BookedHappy aims to bring some business back to hotels through direct bookings, says founder Charlotte Gossage ...

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Last minute penalty sends UAE soaring into Asian Cup quarter-finals

Last minute penalty sends UAE soaring into Asian Cup quarter-finals

The UAE will face Australia in the quarter-finals after the Socceroos beat Uzbekistan in a shoot-out ...

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Saudi Arabia dismisses head of civil aviation

Saudi Arabia dismisses head of civil aviation

General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) president Abdul Hakim bin Mohammed Bin Sulaiman Al-Tamimi was appointed to the position in June 2017 ...

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Azizi Developments staff ‘clean-up’ led to healthier company, says CEO

Azizi Developments staff ‘clean-up’ led to healthier company, says CEO

Azizi Developments CEO Farhad Azizi said that many staff were shifted to self-sustaining companies and departments within the larger Azizi Group umbrella ...

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Carlos Ghosn denied bail after personal appeals fail

Carlos Ghosn denied bail after personal appeals fail

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn had pledged to wear to wear an electric tracker and be monitored in a bid to end his two-month custody period ...

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Dubai’s Mashreq says 2018 net profit stable at $570m

Dubai’s Mashreq says 2018 net profit stable at $570m

Mashreq CEO, Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, says 2018 'was a difficult year' due to market fluctuations ...

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Pope Francis set to attract audience of 135,000 in Abu Dhabi

Pope Francis set to attract audience of 135,000 in Abu Dhabi

Preparations continue into historic event which will witness the meeting of two of the world's most prominent religious leaders on February 4 ...

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IMF lowers growth forecast for Saudi Arabia

IMF lowers growth forecast for Saudi Arabia

International Monetary Fund cites low oil prices and crude output along with rising geopolitical tensions for lowering Saudi growth forecast ...

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Middle East proves magnet as global tourists rise to 1.4bn in 2018

Middle East proves magnet as global tourists rise to 1.4bn in 2018

World Tourism Organization says increase was driven by travel to southern Europe, the Middle East and Africa ...

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