Aldar, Emaar merger ruled out for now, says chairman

Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, chairman of Aldar Properties on future of joint activities between real estate giants Read more...

First look: Inside Dubai’s newest hotel – QE2

The legendary cruiser will open its doors to the public on Thursday with PCFC Hotels – part of the Dubai government’s Ports, Customs and Free Zones Corporation – revealing her dining, accommodation and entertainment attractions. Read more...

MidEast’s video streaming market to grow 50% by 2020

Leading regional platform StarzPlay has twice the regional marketshare compared to global service Netflix Read more...

Dubai-based firm launches commodities-backed cryptocurrency

DMCC-based Freedium expects its first ‘Freedium Coin’ to be issued in Q4 Read more...

Emirates NBD expands operations in Saudi Arabia

Emirates NBD is the first non-Saudi bank to have a significant branch network in the country Read more...

Saudi Arabia hosts multi-nation military drills

Exercise on Saudi Arabia’s east coast involved combat search-and-rescue drills as well as naval warfare and air operations Read more...

Arab anger at US Jerusalem move looks unlikely to spark action

Those attedning Arab League summit are unwilling to jeopardise close ties with Trump as they seek to counter Iran Read more...

Crude oil falls from three-year high as Middle East tensions ease

Oil in New York and London jumped to the highest levels since 2014 Read more...

Kuwait plans to increase gas output, says oil minister

About 60% of gas consumption is used for the refining and petrochemical sector, with the reminder used for power generation Read more...

PepsiCo named as official F&B partner of Expo 2020 Dubai

The two organisations will work together to promote sustainability and nutrition Read more...