Abducted Kerala priest free — thanks to Sultan Qaboos

Abducted Kerala priest free — thanks to Sultan Qaboos

An Indian priest kidnapped after an attack on a care home in Yemen’s southern port city of Aden in 2016 has been freed and flown to Oman, the government has revealed. Father Tom Uzhunnalil was abducted in March 2016 when four gunmen posing as relatives of one of the residents at the home burst inside, […]

Filipino job seekers: Middle-men are playing too much…

Filipino job seekers: Middle-men are playing too much…

Two Filipinas, who were brought on tourist visas to the country, with the intention of being transferred to maid visas were lured by another middle-man and an organization, into working at a café in Fujairah. Grace and Lea IR were brought to the airport by a UAE national as he was badly in need of […]

Louvre Abu Dhabi to welcome visitors from November

Louvre Abu Dhabi to welcome visitors from November

Louvre Abu Dhabi today announced it will open its doors to the public on 11 November 2017. It is the first museum of its kind in the Arab world: a universal museum that focuses on shared human stories across civilisations and cultures. The opening celebrations will include a wide range of public programmes, including symposiums, […]

Rohingya Muslims… An International Plea for Humanity

Rohingya Muslims… An International Plea for Humanity

Innumerable speeches have been given on the subject of humanitarianism and the need to care for refugees. These powerful addresses have underlined how the global population is one big family whose members share a common destiny, with humanity being unable to advance its culture and civilisation unless it truly believes in these values. However, few […]

Corum Admiral Legend 38 Lady

Corum Admiral Legend 38 Lady

Corum’s signature Admiral’s Cup now comes forward to shine in the glow of contemporary watchmaking for the feminine wrist. Retaining the design codes that originally set it apart, the duodenary architecture of its case has now been made smaller, lighter and decidedly softer to form an elegant, yet distinct, frame for artistic dials certain to […]

Bahri reinforces global leadership in oil transportation and logistics with a 40-strong VLCC fleet

Bahri reinforces global leadership in oil transportation and logistics with a 40-strong VLCC fleet

RIYADH: Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, has reached a new milestone by accepting delivery of ‘Rimthan,’ a 300,000-dwt carrier built by Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) in South Korea. The addition of ‘Rimthan’ to its fast-growing fleet of multipurpose vessels, reinforces Bahri’s position as the world’s largest owner and operator of Very […]

Jaguar and Land Rover Launched from 2020 will be electrified

Jaguar and Land Rover Launched from 2020 will be electrified

DUBAI: From 2020 all new Jaguar Land Rover vehicles will be electrified. The company made the announcement at its inaugural Tech Fest, a series of debates and a free public exhibition about the future of mobility. Dr Ralf Speth, Jaguar Land Rover Chief Executive Officer, said: “Every new Jaguar Land Rover model line will be electrified […]

Qarar announces new partnership with FriendlyScore in the Middle East and Pakistan

Qarar announces new partnership with FriendlyScore in the Middle East and Pakistan

DUBAI: Qarar, a leading regional decision analytics company, has announced that it has signed a new partnership with FriendlyScore – the social scoring company that uses big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence and sophisticated algorithms to provide an alternative approach to traditional credit scoring. The partnership will bring a unique addition to Qarar’s credit scoring […]