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The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, Anwar Gargash, stated U.S. Secretary of State was right about Iranian list of demands. (AFP/ File Photo)
May 22, 2018 - 09:59 GMT
The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, Anwar Gargash, said on Monday US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was taking the right approach on Iran.
Among the key sectors in the UAE, those preferred by investors are e-commerce, fintech, food and beverage, logistics and transport. (Shutterstock)
May 22, 2018 - 07:46 GMT
The UAE's startup industry is upbeat about the 10-year residency visa for investors and specialists and sees it as a step to ensure long-term investment and sustainability.
The research found that in the UAE, AI will have the greatest impact on the financial services, healthcare, and transport and storage industries, with increases of $37 billion, $22 billion and $19 billion. (Pixabay)
May 22, 2018 - 07:35 GMT
These figures were revealed in a recent report by Accenture, which looked at 15 industries in the UAE and 13 in Saudi Arabia to determine the potential sector-specific impact of AI on the economies of the Middle East.
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May 21, 2018 - 18:30 GMT
Parade of academies launches eighth edition at DWTC
Tunisian Azza Besbes will duel with Dutch teenager Marleen Buitenhuis for the women’s sabre senior individual gold at NAS fencing in the final tomorrow at NAS Sports Complex. (Photo: Gulf News)
May 21, 2018 - 18:09 GMT
Tunisia’s talented fencer counts NAS Sports Tournament as important part of her preparations for Tokyo 2020
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May 21, 2018 - 12:15 GMT
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding managed to steal many people's attention, including some Arab celebrities who commented on the ceremony on social media.
With countless renowned automobile brands and showrooms in the UAE, there's bound to be exciting options that meet your needs, lifestyle and budget. (Shutterstock)
May 21, 2018 - 11:30 GMT
In the UAE, Ramadan is more than just a religious observation. It embraces the spirit of giving in the form of deals, bringing joy and convenience to consumers in the country. Auto deals are among the most sought-after this season.
“The UAE is entering 2018 as the tipping point year for the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and blockchain to go from theory to reality,” said Sameer Areff, Chief Operating Officer, SAP Middle East South. (Shutterstock)
May 21, 2018 - 10:30 GMT
EOH International and wasl Asset Management Group are leading UAE digital innovation with real-time visitor experiences, Internet of Things-connected fleets, and blockchain-backed leases, industry experts announced today.
Spending in the UAE has registered steady growth over the past four years, with a focus on the quality of life rather than on luxury or lifestyle. (Shutterstock)
May 21, 2018 - 09:37 GMT
The UAE's first index based on robust data tracking card spending across schemes, card types and channels was launched recently and it shows that the food and entertainment and healthcare categories performed better than others in 2017.
Implementation of VAT in the Gulf region will continue to boost the demand for VAT experienced professionals. (Shutterstock)
May 21, 2018 - 09:33 GMT
Demand for technology and accounting jobs is on the rise across the UAE as businesses continue to invest in massive digital transformation, cyber security, big data and cloud infrastructure projects in addition to ensure a VAT-complaint system in place.
Investors can have 100 per cent ownership of their companies in the country. (Twitter)
May 21, 2018 - 08:34 GMT
Investors and specialists such as doctors and engineers will receive UAE residency visas valid for up to 10 years, it was announced on Sunday.
Dubai has been ranked the 28th expensive place for construction and rated
May 20, 2018 - 09:08 GMT
The cost of construction in the UAE is lower than most - if not all - developed cities mainly due to intense competition and low wages in the construction industry, a new report reveals.
The conditions state that in order to refund VAT, applicants must be UAE national. (Shutterstock)
May 20, 2018 - 08:08 GMT
The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has set three requirements and procedures for UAE nationals to refund Value Added Tax (VAT) incurred on new residences.
Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT) and Emirates Living also saw a decline in sales prices owing to new launches, in addition to witnessing demand shifting to Jumeirah Village as products with similar or lower price points and newer build quality become available. (Pixabay)
May 17, 2018 - 11:00 GMT
The softened sales market has made the cost of property ownership lower than the cost of renting for long-term occupiers, making it attractive for tenants to move to ownership.
He faced charges of embezzlement of public funds and gaining unauthorised access into an e-system, at the Court of First Instance. (Pixabay)
May 17, 2018 - 08:48 GMT
According to the public prosecution records, the 38-year-old employee was occupying the post of an administrative officer at the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
Although Ramadan is always on the same day of the Islamic calendar, the date on the Gregorian calendar varies from year to year, since the Gregorian calendar is a solar calendar and the Islamic calendar is a lunar calendar. This difference means Ramadan moves ahead in the Gregorian calendar by 10-11 days every year. (Pixabay)
May 17, 2018 - 07:47 GMT
The UAE government has reduced working hours for the public and private sector for the holy month of Ramadan.