DUBAI Top Stories

An Iranian voter casts his ballot for the parliamentary runoff elections in a polling station at the city of Qods about 12 miles (20 kilometers) west of the capital Tehran, Iran, Friday, April 29, 2016.
2016-04-29, Boston Herald
TEHRAN, IranIranians voted Friday in the country's parliamentary runoff elections, a key poll that will decide how much power allies of moderate PresidentHassan...
Tampa Bay Online: NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Shipman easily beat three rivals Sunday in the $100,000License FeeStakes for fillies and mares at rainy Belmont Park. The 1-2 favorite, Lady Shipman was...
Gulf News: Chic former model and Parisian icon Ines de la Fressange launches an exhibition on the brand in Dubai Mall this week ......
Gulf News: The face of Roger Vivier will launch an exhibition about the brand in Dubai this week ......
NZ Herald: DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " Qatar's largest bank acknowledged Sunday that some personal customer data that was leaked online may be authentic, and said it has hired an outside expert to review potential vulnerabilities to its... ......
The National: See the exhibition Forever Overhead. The American artist Ross Bleckner presents 10 large-scale paintings and smaller canvases that are meditations on light: at once natural and artificial, an effect of and the very substance of the work. Open from 10am to 7pm,...
Khaleej Times: The search is on for a new secretary-general of the United Nations to succeed Ban Ki-moon. The importance of this office in an era of conflicts cannot be...
Bloomberg: While investors dumped trillions of dollars in emerging-market assets in the past three years, a Dubai-based frontier fund went looking for stocks to buy in even more exotic destinations: Pakistan, Vietnam, Saudi Arabia and Egypt. The strategy has worked...
Wall Street Journal: Dubai developer Emaar Properties reported an 18% rise in first-quarter net profit, buoyed by sales in the Dubai market as it shrugged off a slowdown in the emirate’s real-estate sector. ......
Khaleej Times: The SharjahCourt of First Instance has ordered Dh500,000 in compensation for a patient whose testicles were removed by a doctor. The patient, a Jordanian national, has appealed the verdict and instead asked for Dh5 million compensation. The patient, who...
Khaleej Times: His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has assigned the UAE GenderBalanceCouncil to support the implementation of the 'Gender InequalityIndex' issued annually by the United...
The National: DUBAI // The average age of a stroke victim in the UAE is 45 - 20 years younger than the global average - and the number of patients has increased dramatically over the past few years. Last year about 10,000 people had strokes, compared to the fewer than 8,000...
Arabnews: AttachedFiles: ID: 1462120682525891500 Publication Date: Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 22:37 DUBAI: Of the growing number of fintech innovations, robo-advisers will have the greatest impact on the financial services industry in the short- (one year)...
The National: DUBAI // The average age of a stroke victim in the UAE is 45 - 20 years younger than the global average - and the number of patients has increased dramatically over the past few years. Last year about 10,000 people had strokes, compared to the fewer than 8,000...
The National: ABU DHABI // The Ministry of Interior will create a youth council to help identify challenges facing Emirati young people in the ministry. Participants aged 20 to 30 will be selected for membership on the council, reported Wam, the state news agency. The...