Features

  • RTA interview: How to get a UAE driving licence
    Mar 08, 2018 Hina Navin | Special to GN Focus
    From the number of lessons required to eligibility, an RTA official answers some FAQs
  • Tech trends that will shape the future
    Feb 07, 2018 Deepak Karambelkar I Special to GN Focus
    With buildings soaring to unbelievable heights, elevator companies are faced with the challenge of coming up with the latest tech and developing innovative solutions
  • Developments that shaped the nation
    Feb 04, 2018 By Krita Coelho | Staff Writer
    With its burgeoning economy, natural beauty, delicious food and historic cricketing legacy, Sri Lanka has much to be proud of. UAE-based expats tell GN Focus more
  • At 70, Sri Lanka marches ahead on growth path
    Feb 04, 2018 By Jennifer Bell | Special to GN Focus
    Policies such as liberalisation have resulted in an economy driven by the services and industry sectors, which account for more than 82 per cent of the country’s GDP
  • Sri Lanka eyes stronger trade ties with the UAE
    Feb 04, 2018 By Priya Mathew | Deputy Chief Subeditor
    As the island nation aims to become an export hub in the Indian Ocean by 2025, it’s planning to further improve trade figures with its sixth-largest trading partner, the UAE
  • 4 toys on every kid’s Xmas list
    Dec 20, 2017 By Diane Schlindwein
    Get them away from their phones with these trendy new ideas that both entertain and educate
  • 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
  • Vegan diets are for the dogs in the UAE
    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?
  • Perfect packages are made of these
    May 28, 2017 Deepak Karambelkar | Special to GN Focus
    Hate to leave your favourite thingamajig behind during the big shift? Following our tips should help you pack it all in and the kitchen sink
  • How I did it - My moving
    May 26, 2017 Sweta Fernandes | Special to GN Focus
    GN Focus asked people who have relocated to and from the UAE for tips on how to make the process less stressful
  • Relocation: Keeping finance in check
    May 25, 2017 David Hughes | Special to GN Focus
    A low-down of financial factors every expat in the UAE must consider before moving abroad
  • Leaving the UAE? Here's what to consider
    May 25, 2017 Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    It's an eventual reality of expat living that one day we'll all return to our countries, but how hard is it?
  • Pup and away: How to move pets out of the UAE
    May 14, 2017 Emma Procter | Special to GN Focus
    Relocating a beloved animal can give a pet owner angst. Here’s how to avoid the fear of fur flying
  • Commercial air conditioning: Tech cool
    May 04, 2017 Riaz Naqvi | Staff Writer
    A quick look at the technology set to change the way your office ACs function
  • Commercial ACs: Need for efficient solutions
    May 04, 2017 Sona Nambiar | Special to GN Focus
    Driven by construction projects, the commercial AC sector is forecast to grow 3-7 per cent over the next few years
  • Devices that help reduce pain after exercise
    Apr 24, 2017 By Riaz Naqvi | Staff Writer
    While it’s probably not possible to completely eliminate the soreness that comes after a workout or team sports, it can be made more bearable