Dubai's newly established parking company, Parkin, will launch an initial public offering (IPO) with a 24.99 per cent stake.
As trade ministers from around the world gather in Abu Dhabi on Monday for a World Trade Organisation (WTO) meeting, the UAE leaders have extended the country's support to set new global commerce rules.
Facebook owner Meta will set up a team to tackle disinformation and the abuse of generative artificial intelligence in the run-up to European Parliament elections in June amid concerns about election interference and misleading AI-generated content.
In the presence of Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, Ahmed Jasim Al Zaabi, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), on Sunday honoured the first 30 graduates of the Global Future Trade Leaders Programme - a course designed to develop the Emirati trade negotiators of the future.
Dubai Municipality has implemented a project to rebuild and rehabilitate the supporting walls along the Deira side of Dubai Creek, with a total expense of AED 112 million.
Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has announced that the UAE will provide a US$10 million (AED 36.7 million) grant to support several key initiatives of the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
The European Commission is investing over €233 million in twelve new strategic projects across Europe under the LIFE programme to support the implementation of the EU's environmental and climate ambitions.
The UAE Government, represented by a private consortium led by ADQ, an Abu Dhabi-based sovereign investor, will invest US$35 billion (AED 128.56 billion) in Ras El-Hekma, a coastal region 350 kilometres northwest of Cairo.
The UAE and Kenya have concluded a comprehensive economic partnership agreement (CEPA), UAE Minister of Foreign Trade Thani Al Zeyoudi said on Friday.
Flydubai has reported record-breaking annual results for the financial year ending December 31, 2023, marking its strongest-ever performance.
Emirates scores its fourth "Grand Slam" as the airline announces a multi-year partnership with one of the most prestigious tennis events in the world – Wimbledon.
Zara owner Inditex, the world's biggest listed fast fashion company by sales, is expanding its low-priced Gen Z-focused brand Lefties to counter Chinese-founded rival Shein. €
e& has announced its consolidated financial results for fiscal year 2023 reporting a record consolidated net profit of AED 10.3 billion, a growth of 3 per cent year-over-year.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, toured the 29th edition of Gulfood - the world’s largest annual global food and beverage (F&B) sourcing event.
Emirates Flight Catering has fully acquired Bustanica, the world’s largest indoor vertical farm, making this innovative agriculture venture 100 per cent UAE-owned.
Dubai International Airport beat its pre-pandemic annual passenger traffic last year, on the back of a strong performance in the second half of 2023.
China plays a leading role in the global development of artificial intelligence (AI) and has excelled in AI governance, according to the AI Governance International Evaluation Index (AGILE).
Sportswear giant Nike plans to reduce its workforce by about 2 per cent, or more than 1,600 jobs, in a cost-cutting move, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.
Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) continued to consolidate its position as the leading global financial centre for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region with record breaking results in 2023.
The UAE and India have joined forces to develop digital infrastructure and artificial intelligence.
Thirty-one per cent of professionals working in the GCC are planning to change companies in 2024, as the job market gets set to grow, a new report finds.
Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Finance and Deputy Ruler of Dubai, announced on Monday the launch of the Buna Payments Platform to facilitate the clearing and settling of Arab payments.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted higher economic growth for the Arab World in 2024, compared to the previousyear.
The Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT) is set to host the annual Industry and Advanced Technology Forum at the World Governments Summit (WGS) 2024.
China Mobile, the world's largest telecom carrier by mobile subscribers, launched the world's first satellite to test 6G architecture, marking a milestone in its efforts to explore integrated space and ground communication technology.
Strengthening collaborative efforts in customs, sharing expertise, and coordinating activities to safeguard borders and detect cross-border crimes were the subjects discussed in a meeting between Dubai Customs and the UK’s HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).
UAE property company Emaar Development PJSC has posted a 74 per cent increase in net profit to $1.8 billion (AED 6.6 billion) for 2023.
Payments from crypto-related ransom attacks nearly doubled to a record $1 billion in 2023, blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis said on Wednesday.
Dubai welcomed more tourists than ever before in 2023, attracting 17.15 million international overnight visitors over the course of the year, according to the latest data published by Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET).
Apple persuaded a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by a Silicon Valley startup accusing it of illegally monopolising the US market for heart rate monitoring apps for its Apple Watch.
Pakistan's caretaker cabinet approved a privatisation plan for loss-making Pakistan International Airlines on Tuesday, days after the country's election panel directed it to refrain from making any final deal.
The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has launched the second phase of its campaign to raise business awareness of corporate tax, and provide support to those who need to pay.
The head of the US Federal Aviation Administration will tell lawmakers on Tuesday that the agency is stepping up oversight of Boeing in the wake of a 737 MAX 9 mid-air emergency.
The Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE) has revoked the licence and registration of Smart and Secure Insurance Agent (Smart and Secure), a company operating in the country.
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has reported their inspection teams have caught 1,077 private companies that hired 1,818 UAE nationals in an attempt to by-pass Emiratisation targets from mid-2022.
Expo 2020 Dubai has reaffirmed its commitment to gender equality and women’s empowerment.
Expo 2020 Dubai and the United Nations Global Compact are joining forces to hold a Sustainable Development Goals Business Forum.
More than 2,500 online travel agents, tour operators, hotel groups and airlines have signed on as Authorised Ticket Resellers (ATRs) for Expo 2020 Dubai.
A spectacular line-up of sights, sounds and tastes await visitors at Expo 2020 Dubai, through a series of specially curated itineraries.
Apple on Tuesday launched the iPhone 12 with faster 5G connectivity, which the company hopes will spur a wave of upgrades and keep its sales booming through the end of the year.
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John Lyons of Espace Real Estate says there is a slight slowdown in the property market during summer. So we asked him, does this mean prices are negotiable during the summer months?
Lawyer Rebecca Kelly of Clyde & Co. explained why UAE judicial authorities are setting up new offices to deal with financial crime, including money laundering.
Airalo - an eSim company disrupting telco's roaming revenues, has raised $60 million in funding including investment from our own e&.
It sounds like an episode of The Jetsons, but the sight of flying taxis whizzing around our cities could be much closer than you think.
The UAE has said that tougher penalties will come into force from 1st August for not keeping proper corporate tax records.