Majority of the western expats see the UAE as an ideal place to live, work and save thanks to its tax- free salary and the countless career opportunities the country offers, according to a new survey by Standard Life, a leading provider of long
UAE-based Western expatriates are seen to be less prudent than those in Singapore and Hong Kong in financial planning, according to a study.
The first Standard Life Western Expat Wealth Study considered the saving, spending and in
Women in the Middle East often suffer with more aggressive forms of breast cancer than Western women, researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar have discovered.
WCMC-Q’s assistant dean for basic science curriculu
Oil rose more than $2 a barrel on Wednesday, with Brent pushing above $117 and the US benchmark soaring to its highest in over two years, amid worries a possible military strike by Western powers against Syria could hit Middle Eastern crude supp
Western allies warned Egypt's military leaders right up to the last minute against using force to crush protest sit-ins by supporters of the ousted Islamist president Mohamed Mursi, arguing they could ill afford the political and economic da
Small and medium-sized Islamic banks may need to merge if they want to become bigger regional players capable of filling the funding hole left by shrinking Western banks, the head of Islamic finance at Deutsche Bank, told Reuters.
The US, Britain and Canada have announced new sanctions on Iran's energy and financial sectors, steps analysts said may raise pressure on Tehran but were unlikely to halt its nuclear program.
The US named Iran as an area of 'primar
Czech, Hungarian and Slovak grid operators and regulators said on Tuesday they are on track to integrate their power markets by the second quarter of 2012 and then to join with those of western Europe later that year.
They said after a fir
Emirates Motor Company (EMC) and Western Motors, both automotive units of the Abu Dhabi-based diversified business group Al Fahim, have signed a joint alliance with Abu Dhabi Country Club (ADCC).
Targeting over 3,200 ADCC members, the