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As shipping costs soar, Asian buyers seek oil from nearby sources

Transport fees from Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle East remain elevated.

Dubai’s world class metro trains a major hit

The Metro trains are very busy and it is possible you will be unable to get a seat.

Dubai, city of gold and spice

Many of the tourists who visit Dubai buy gold and spice from the many souks found here.

Travelling across the creek by Dubai’s traditional wooden boats

This mode of transport called abra is unique to Dubai, ferry up to 20 passengers at a time for a modest fare.

Old Dubai still retains its distinct charm

Here are some attractions in old Dubai which are located within the city limits.

Dubai halts mega-airport project as Gulf economies stumble

The completion date for the first phase of the airport has already been pushed back five years to 2030.

Dubai ruler’s wife seeks protection order in English court

Princess Haya al-Hussein has also applied for a 'non-molestation order', which protects from harassment or threats.

Dubai is back and a bargain, at least to stock pickers...

Hobbled by a lacklustre economy and languishing in the shadow of its Gulf Arab neighbours, the emirate’s stocks have dropped in three of the last four years.

Dubai financial hub adds companies even as slowing growth weighs

Malaysia’s Maybank Islamic Berhad, Cantor Fitzgerald and Australia’s Atlas Wealth Management are among the financial firms that joined.

Islamic ponzi scam mastermind detained over half-billion dollar fraud

Khan lured over 100,000 backers with promises of lucrative returns that kept to Islamic principles of finance.

Azmin posts photos of audience with King

Yang di-Pertuan Agong returned from a special trip to the United Arab Emirates where he met his old Sandhurst college mate, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi.

You don’t want to miss Dubai’s awesome Desert Safari

Dubai has much more to offer to the ordinary traveller than just fast cars and expensive hotels.

Souking in the sun at Dubai

A trip to Dubai isn’t complete without exploring the many souks.

Saudi stock euphoria is unwinding as the end of catalyst nears

The upgrade of Saudi Arabia to emerging-markets gauges could mark the beginning of the end for the biggest equities play in Middle East markets.

Dubai stocks shift from world’s worst to best in just 24...

The revival was sparked by MSCI Inc's retention of two Dubai property companies in its main emerging-market stock gauges.

UAE says four vessels subjected to ‘sabotage’ near Fujairah port

The four commercial vessels targeted by 'sabotage operations' did not cause any casualties and operations at Fujarah port is running smoothly.

Warren Buffett bets on Dubai property as market prolongs slump

Buffett is expanding in Dubai as the emirate’s property market defies all predictions of a rebound and extends a slump since a peak in October 2014.

China to invest US$3.4 Billion in Dubai for trading initiative

China is continuing its investment into the middle east.

Three Dubai IPOs in works as bourse promotes local listings

Liquidity in Dubai’s main stock market has slumped in the past four years as a drop in oil prices hampered economies across the Gulf.

200 jongkong emas bernilai lebih AS$1 juta dirampas di lapangan terbang...

Sehingga kini tiada sebarang tangkapan dilakukan berhubung rampasan itu.

Dubai’s long-awaited stats show economic growth slowed below 2%

Economic growth in Dubai is facing a downturn with the finance, mining and manufacturing being the worst performances.

Dubai projects NZ PM’s image on iconic skyscraper

A photo from Dubai's Public Diplomacy Office showed the Burj Khalifa lit up with a picture of Ardern in a hijab.

Masters champ Reed set to defend first major title

28-year-old Reed will defend his first major title at next month's 83rd Masters tournament

Saudi stocks advance most in mideast as banks recover

Stocks in Saudi Arabia climbed the highest, boosted by banking shares amid plans by the govt to not increase an Islamic levy on local lenders.