Exclusive: Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal Gears Up For Launch

The five-star operator’s third UAE property will aim to draw upscale conferences and events

Male Grooming Goes Back To 1847

Negin Fattahi-Dasmal, founder and CEO of The Grooming Company, explains the success behind the region’s first male-only grooming parlour.


Bucharest – Romania’s Little Paris

Bucharest is one of those cities that exist at the edge of extremes. Beautiful yet dilapidated, chic yet downtrodden, it is an Eastern European curiosity.

Review: Jaguar XJL Supercharge

The Jaguar XJL Supercharged is a luxury limousine that drives like a sports car.

Review: BlackBerry Z10

BlackBerry Z10 is a sleek, feature-filled device that certainly has the capacity to help the brand survive.

Bentley Reports Record Year For Middle East

The Continental GT and GTC W12 continued as the brand’s most popular models in the region.

Mercedes-Benz Reports Record Year In Middle East

Vice President at the automotive company announces 13 new car lines in the next seven years.

Restaurant Review: Can Can Brasserie

Can-Can is perfectly anonymous but also perfectly convenient, particularly if you’re paying the bill.

Exclusive Video: Omega Dubai Desert Classic Preview

Golf Digest Middle East editor Robbie Greenfield with interviews and analysis on the historic tournament.

Revealed: Top Swimming Pools In The Middle East

The region isn’t short of stunning poolsides but which ones drench the competition? Dominic Ellis rounds up some of the Gulf’s top watering holes.

Book Review: Effective Business In The Gulf By Nicolai Tillisch

The book offers a refreshingly honest insight into leadership practices in the GCC.

Slideshow: Middle East Car Sales Boom In 2012

Most car brands posted a double-digit sales growth in the region.

Ladies’ Watches Given Greater Focus

Luxury brands at SIHH are realigning their positions in the Middle East.

Lewis Hamilton To Wear IWC In 2013

An unnamed source at SIHH confirms Hamilton will no longer endorse TAG Heuer.

Ralph Lauren’s Bugatti Inspires Watch Making

Meanwhile Roger Dubuis sources inspiration from the legend of King Arthur.

Richard Mille Unveils 2013 Watches

The Swiss watchmaker unveils its timepieces for the new year at the SIHH in Geneva.

Etihad Signs ‘Multimillion Dollar Deal’ With Sydney Opera House

Abu Dhabi airline become the cultural icon’s exclusive international airline partner

Review: Nokia Lumia 920

Nokia’s new offering lives up to its hype, writes Aarti Nagraj.

Photos: World First Attractions At Abu Dhabi’s Yas Waterworld

Abu Dhabi’s new water theme park will offer never-before-seen rides and thrills when it opens next week.

Rolls-Royce ME Reports Record Year

Sales in the Middle East were up 26 per cent as Saudi and Abu Dhabi performed strongly, says global CEO.

Eastern Mangroves Opens Dhs55,000-a-night Suite

Luxury two-floor facility targets government ministers, VIPs and celebrities.

Car Review: Dodge Charger

The 2012 Charger may be eco-conscious on the outside but it still has the soul of the General Lee beneath the bonnet.

Restaurant Review: Dubai’s Zuma

The Japanese restaurant in DIFC promises flavourful food and fantastic service.

Drive To Success – Interview With Rolls Royce’s Briscoe

Geoff Briscoe, regional director for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, gives the insider view on the region’s luxury auto market.

Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Reopens After Refurb

Well-known hotel sports ‘chic new look’ and aims to serve as a contemporary city escape for business and leisure travellers

Fashion TV Announces New ‘Studio F’ Venture In Dubai

The French broadcasting station’s new venue will act as a fashion studio, a restaurant and a VIP night lounge.

Maldives: Paradise Perfected

With its azure waters, pristine beaches and gracious hospitality, it’s hard not to fall in love with Maldives, writes Aarti Nagraj.

Top 10 New Year Resolutions

Gulf Business rounds up some of the most popular resolutions that people make at the start of every year.

Tanzania’s Wild Calling

The annual migration from Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park to Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve is one of the world’s most wondrous spectacles.

Review: Blue Flame

The exotic restaurant promises exceptional food, terrific service and exquisite ambiance.