• #MyCanada: Diplomat Emmanuel Kamarianakis
    May 12, 2016 By Eduan R. Maggo | Editor — Country Guides
    Don’t mistake Canadian politeness for them being pushovers, says the Consul General
  • As Justin Trudeau is sworn in as Prime Minister of Canada, some have suggested the 43-year-old will struggle to be taken seriously on a political level. In case his looks have diverted attention from his policies, GN Focus highlights some of his beliefs
  • Food exports to the UAE set to grow
    Sep 22, 2013 By Iona Stanley | Special to GN Focus
    Canada is among the largest exporters of agri-foods to the UAE
  • UAE-Canada back on track
    Sep 22, 2013 By Thomas Billinghurst | Features Writer
    Having put their differences aside, the UAE and Canada are now closer than they have ever been
  • Welcome to the party
    Sep 22, 2013 By Nikki Meyler | Special to GN Focus
    Canadian cuisine comes to Dubai with a bang as the classic comfort food, poutine, woos the city
  • High on energy
    Sep 22, 2013 By Iona Stanley | Special to GN Focus
    Promising oil and gas reserves may catapult Canada to superpower status in the coming years
  • Leading the way
    Sep 22, 2013 By Chiranti Sengupta | Features Writer
    With a responsible tuition system, work-study options and grounded education, Canada is favoured by students worldwide
  • Target: Innovation
    Sep 22, 2013 By Thomas Bllinghurst | Features Writer
    Drawing from Canada’s history of innovations, the UAE hopes to make the most of the upcoming Innovation Week
  • Steady as she grows
    Sep 22, 2013 By Iona Stanley | Special to GN Focus
    While Canada has been resilient to the recession, its export-fuelled growth is now slow but consistent
  • An injection of expertise
    Jul 04, 2013 By Shalini Seth | Specialist Writer
    American health-care practices are regarded among the world’s best. They’re also helping shape the UAE industry
  • Start-ups are back
    Oct 10, 2012 By Gareth Kurt Warren | Features Writer
    Government support and research and development facilities have given rise to a host of new tech companies
  • Bilateral ties: disarming discord
    Sep 25, 2012 By Thomas Billinghurst | Features Writer
    Canada and the UAE extend cooperation in trade and nuclear energy despite the aviation dispute
  • Immigration reforms hit applicants hard
    Sep 25, 2012 By Sanaya Pavri | Features Writer
    Recent changes upset immigrant aspirants, but Canada insists these steps are necessary to boost and sustain its economy
  • Economy: slow but sure
    Sep 25, 2012 By M. Sen | Special to GN Focus
    Expected to grow at 1.9 per cent this year, the country is taking global economic headwinds in its stride
  • Education: road to a better future
    Sep 25, 2012 By Shalini Seth | Specialist Writer
    GN Focus speaks to alumni to find out how you can make the most of a Canadian education
  • Treasures from the tundra
    Sep 12, 2011 By Arno Maierbrugger | Gulf News Report
    The oil sands industry of Fort McMurray is a major contributor to the economy