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  • Breaking the du-opoly

    Breaking the du-opoly

    Broadband is up to fourteen times more expensive in the UAE compared with other markets. But an expected price war between telcos Etisalat and du could save consumers serious money.

    January 26, 2010 1:57
  • Supersize M.E. for McDonald’s

    Supersize M.E. for McDonald’s

    The fast food chain reports a 3.4 percent surge in Middle East sales – amid mounting concern over obesity, diabetes and heart disease in the region.

    January 25, 2010 5:16
  • Search continues for Ethiopian Airlines plane crash survivors

    Search continues for Ethiopian Airlines plane crash survivors

    The plane, which had 90 people on board, crashed soon after take-off from the Beirut international airport on Monday.

    January 25, 2010 8:22
 
  • The great interest rate ripoff

    The great interest rate ripoff

    A Kipp survey has found that UAE credit card customers pay twice as much interest compared with their UK counterparts. With the row over Mashreqbank’s mortgage rates escalating, we ask whether the big banks are overcharging.

    January 22, 2010 12:44