Our Network

Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News

Saadiyat

HRW: Abu Dhabi still needs to do more on Workers’ Rights

HRW: Abu Dhabi still needs to do more on Workers’ Rights

The UAE has improved its treatment of South Asian labourers on the construction of Saadiyat Island, a $27 billion cultural project in Abu Dhabi, but should do more to end what amounts to forced labour, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday.

March 21, 2012 1:59
 
Is Abu Dhabi on the right track or missing a little action?

Is Abu Dhabi on the right track or missing a little action?

While a cautious move is commendable, businessman Habtoor urges Abu Dhabi not to lose its economic momentum. Precious de Leon thinks maybe all the capital needs is a little push.

November 27, 2011 3:41
 
Checkmate: Fairmont’s Abu Dhabi hotel is back on track, we think

Checkmate: Fairmont’s Abu Dhabi hotel is back on track, we think

Looks like Fairmont Hotels is finally on its next move toward opening its Abu Dhabi hotel. Let's hope their redesigns are worth the delays, considering the competition.

May 29, 2011 2:34