Anish Acharya

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Solar to account for 8% of UAE power capacity by 2026

The UAE’s solar energy sector is witnessing steady growth and is expected to account for almost 8 percent of total power capacity by 2026, according …

Dubai Taxi Corporation takes delivery of 50 Tesla cars

A total of 50 Tesla electric cars have been deployed in the Dubai state taxi fleet, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum has announced.<p>Sheikh Ahmed, who …

First Dubai landlords agree to accept Bitcoin rent payments

One of Dubai’s largest real estate brokerages has revealed that some landlords will start accepting Bitcoin payments for residential property rentals …

Real Estate

Flydubai has a half price sale on over 70 destinations

Another day, another airline sale. And this one is a whopper. Flydubai are offering up to 50 percent off Business and Economy fares to over 70 …

San Francisco

PICTURES: This villa in Dubai's Emirates Hills is serious goals

This seven-bedroom villa in Emirates Hills comes fully furnished and features two kitchens, three living spaces and a private pool. Contact Gulf …

Dubai

Dhs1 pizza in Dubai this week

Fancy tucking into a pile of cheesy, doughy goodness this week?<p>Well, for one day only, you can fill your face with as much pizza as you can handle, …

Revealed: where to find the GCC's biggest 2017 salary rises

Saudi Arabia continues to lead the region in salary increases, according to a GCC-wide survey of 600 multi-national companies and locally-owned …

Dubai's best fries

Restaurants<p>World’s first floating kitchen set to take to Dubai’s shores<p>Soon you will be able to order a burger straight to your boat

UAE to build tribute to founder Sheikh Zayed

The UAE’s Ministry of Presidential Affairs plans to build a memorial commemorating the country’s founder, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.<p>The …

Abu Dhabi

UAE Exchange in talks with blockchain brand Ripple

One of the UAE’s oldest money exchange houses says it is in talks with US blockchain start-up Ripple, over a tie-up to streamline payments.<p>UAE …

Blockchain

Expo 2020 Dubai to unveil legacy masterplan at Cityscape

Expo 2020 Dubai is set to unveil its legacy plans at next week’s Cityscape Global.<p>The annual event, which takes place at Dubai World Trade Centre, …

International Trade
Ice Cream

Awesome Travel Accessories Worth Investing In

<i>This story originally appeared on FWx.com.</i><p>Make packing a breeze with these smart, well-designed travel accessories. Here are 12 items from serious …

Travel

The UAE will soon be home to the longest zip line in the world

If you consider yourself a bit of daredevil, we’ve got some great news for you. The UAE will soon be home to the longest zip line in the world.<p>The …

Zip-lines

REVIEW: The Hay-Adams Hotel, Washington DC – a front-row seat to White House views

The White House is one of the world’s most recognisable abodes, with its sniper-lined rooftop and photogenic lawns. The eerie feeling of being …