Self-made millionaire teacher Andrew Hallam says savings plans sold in the UAE are the most expensive in the world.
Don't you love a beautiful fountain pen? We may be writing less but sales are up - an ode to inscribing for National Handwriting Day.
In an interview I wrote for The National, Baroness Michelle Mone (the Ultimo bra queen) said she thought UAE enterprise was "very different" to the UK culture and blamed the weather. As a UK 'repat', I couldn't agree more.
The 'aha' moment for me about Better Than Before, Gretchen Rubin's book about how to form and break habits, was that I am an obliger - I need external accountability and deadlines to get things done.