Special Reports

  • Explore the world the halal way
    Aug 15, 2017 Patricia Tellis | Special to GN Focus
    Some travel for adventure, while others look to discover new cultures. Whatever the reason, a growing number of Middle Eastern and Western tourists are booking halal holidays
  • Four in five respondents in a yallacompare survey say they would recommend their bank to others
  • Gulf Education: Courses that get you hired
    Aug 06, 2017 By Riaz Naqvi | Staff Writer
    We outline some of the most forward-looking programmes in the UAE and abroad
  • 8 tips to ace your uni application
    Aug 06, 2017 By Hina Navin | Special to GN Focus
    College admissions can be daunting for students and parents alike. Recruiters offer a checklist to make the process easier
  • Gulf Education: Careers that give you wings
    Aug 06, 2017 By Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    Attracted by the glamour of the skies? Experts weigh in on the best and worst bits of working in aviation
  • 5 things to check when buying a car
    Aug 02, 2017 Riaz Naqvi | Staff Writer
    From economy and creature comforts to money matters, GN Focus rounds up the basics you need to look for when considering a new vehicle this DSS
  • DSS: 20 years of amazing surprises
    Jul 31, 2017 Iona Stanley | Special to GN Focus
    A timeline of one of the region's longest running annual summer extravaganzas
  • DSS on their minds
    Jul 30, 2017 Sasha Kumar | Special to GN Focus
    Dubai residents tell us what they are looking forward to this DSS
  • DSS helps lift consumer spending
    Jul 30, 2017 Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    With the annual extravaganza well under way, the UAE's retail bosses tell us why the success of this year's summer shopper is no surprise
  • 5 common pet health issues
    Jul 03, 2017 By Emma Procter | Special to GN Focus
    GN Focus looks at the prevalent ailments afflicting furry and feathered UAE residents
  • Sort out your pet care now!
    Jun 29, 2017 By Krita Coelho | Staff Writer
    Forced to leave your pets behind while you jet off to cooler climes? Here are some safe and cosy arrangements for them
  • Veganism is for the dogs
    Jun 29, 2017 By Krita Coelho | Staff Writer
    Some UAE residents are aligning their pets’ diets with their own, but is ditching meat good for cats and dogs?
  • Iftar at Loumi, Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai
    Jun 22, 2017 Giovan Paz | Staff Writer
    An exhaustive spread awaits visitors planning to break their fast at Loumi
  • Spirit of Ramadan shapes spending trends
    Jun 13, 2017 Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    From healthier food to indie brands, lifestyle trends have changed consumer patterns in Ramadan
  • Gold class: Iftars under Dh250
    Jun 05, 2017 By the GN Focus Team
    Treat your friends and family to a spectacular meal
  • Cheap and cheerful iftars
    Jun 04, 2017 Special to GN Focus
    Iftars with friends and family couldn't get much better with these hearty spreads at pocket-friendly prices