Business Life

Posted: 03-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. New York is famed as "the city that never sleeps" but London, reveals a new study, sleeps even less, as do over 30 other cities worldwide. None sleepless than Cairo, the strife-torn capital of Egypt, which is today named the "world's most 24-hour" city by a study of the world's most round-the-clock metropolises. But New York ranks a humiliating 32nd, behind London (17th), Paris (18th), Rome (27th) and an embarrassingly long list of other cities. The first global ranking of the world's "most 24-hour" - or most nocturnal - cities, comes from analysing 120 million online chat
Posted: March 13, 2015
UAE. Liv Store will be catering to the huge amount of women now taking up cycling; Entirely managed by women, including bicycle engineers, gear designers and retail specialists, the Liv experience has expanded rapidly.
Posted: March 7, 2015
UAE. Exhibitors report rising interest in small and medium sized boats alongside watersports crafts and products.
Posted: March 6, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Some 5,181 people saw their wealth rise beyond the US$30 million bracket, while 53 individuals became billionaires in 2014, taking the world's total billionaire population to 1,844.
Posted: March 4, 2015
QATAR. Qatar is on track to ensure the overwhelming majority of the projects to be used in the 2022 FIFA World Cup will achieve world-class standards of sustainability.
Posted: March 4, 2015
UAE. Women's International Day 2015 concluded in Dubai on March 3.
Posted: March 3, 2015
Sport Media Pearl Awards launched at the Louvre Museum in Paris; Managed by the International Sports Press Association (AIPS) and hosted by Abu Dhabi Media.
Posted: February 22, 2015
UAE. All is not what it seems - The first of the limited edition Van Gogh Relievo Exhibition reproductions arrives at Fairmont The Palm today.
Posted: February 21, 2015
UAE. Ten foreign workers have died in a fire that hit a tyre shop in Abu Dhabi, apparently trapping the labourers in a warehouse used illegally for accommodation, according to media reports.
Posted: February 18, 2015
UAE. Whether you are a stay-at-home mom or a working mom, you will find yourself always racing with time; Here are some mommy-time tips from Helpling.
Posted: February 13, 2015
UAE. "ACT LIKE A LEADER, THINK LIKE A LEADER" claims introspection anchors us in the past, impedes change and holds back careers.
Posted: February 11, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Police have arrested a gunman in the killing of three Muslim students - including a husband and wife - in the university town of Chapel Hill in North Carolina.
Posted: January 26, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Greek singer Demis Roussos, best known for operatic pop ballads in the 1970s and 1980s, died in Athens at the weekend.
Posted: January 26, 2015
UAE. Broadcast rights deals push entire Premier League into world's 40 highest earning clubs; Middle Eastern commercial partnerships contribute to significant commercial increases at both Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain.
Posted: January 20, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. For the 2015 season, the partnership sees CNN's branding appear on the front-wing endplates of the new McLaren-Honda MP4-30 Formula 1 car.
Posted: January 20, 2015
UAE. 61% feel they deserve to work in a higher level position, and 50% state that a key reason for seeking employment is to be financially independent.


date:Posted: May 3, 2015
UAE. According to a new The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) study, the world's ocean is worth US$24 trillion - over 15 times the asset size of The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) and the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) combined.
date:Posted: May 1, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Saudi Arabia's government and external balance sheets currently remain strong and provide a buffer to withstand external shocks, including a drop in oil prices; The outlook remains negative, reflecting S&P's view that Saudi Arabia's general government fiscal position is weakening.
date:Posted: April 30, 2015
UAE. HSBC research shows traditional inheritance dying out as more working age people redistribute their savings during their lifetime and leave less for future generations; 92% of working age people provide regular financial support to family or friends.
UAE. According to a new The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) study, the world's ocean is worth US$24 trillion - over 15 times the asset size of The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) and the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) combined.