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$367bn of MidEast GDP at risk from manmade, natural threats

$367bn of MidEast GDP at risk from manmade, natural threats

New research says market crash is greatest exposure for Dubai, Abu Dhabi while Riyadh's economy is most at risk from human pandemic

Dubai forecast to complete $82bn projects by 2020

Dubai forecast to complete $82bn projects by 2020

New report says developments will create 60% rise in jobs in real estate sector over next five years

Emirati heritage tourism project set to be unveiled

Emirati heritage tourism project set to be unveiled

Developer Meraas to showcase Marsa Al Seef which will feature museum, souks, floating markets on Dubai Creek site

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The sad tale of ‘disposable’ pets

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The real 'Trump effect'

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Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

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Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

A recent study by the UN showed that 32.7% of food...

Nshama to launch $204k apartments at Dubai mega project
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Nshama to launch $204k apartments at Dubai mega project

Developer says to start sales of Jenna apartments in Town Square project on Saturday

Oman mega project rebrands to reflect Arabic heritage
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Oman mega project rebrands to reflect Arabic heritage

The Wave Muscat is renamed Al Mouj Muscat as new phase of development to include luxury hotels is set to launch

Emaar to defy Dubai property price slide with Creekside 18 launch
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Emaar to defy Dubai property price slide with Creekside 18 launch

Developer to launch off-plan sales on Sept 12, just days after report said property prices in Dubai fell by the most in the world over past year

First Qatar World Cup 2022 stadium to be ready by end-2016
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First Qatar World Cup 2022 stadium to be ready by end-2016

40,000-seater Khalifa International Stadium is scheduled to host group stage, round of 16 and quarter-final matches

Dubai's Atlas Group claims it will clear its debts
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Dubai's Atlas Group claims it will clear its debts

Group's owner was detained last month on allegations of bouncing cheques worth nearly $15m

Qatari buyer behind deal for world's most expensive mews house
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Qatari buyer behind deal for world's most expensive mews house

Gulf investor reportedly buys former garage in heart of London's Mayfair for $36m

UAE's Etihad promotes exec behind inflight butler, nanny concepts
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UAE's Etihad promotes exec behind inflight butler, nanny concepts

Sajida Ismail is appointed vice president service and hospitality to lead customer service development across airline

Oman reschedules some gas exports as industry struggles
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Oman reschedules some gas exports as industry struggles

Rising domestic demand for power generation causes gas shortages that are hurting its industry

UAE markets rebound on oil, strong business growth data
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UAE markets rebound on oil, strong business growth data

Dubai's bourse, which has suffered the most among Gulf markets from recent volatility, rises 1.8% in early trade

Starting from scratch: George Azar
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Starting from scratch: George Azar
Media»
Muppets choose Abu Dhabi for TV return after 25-year hiatus

Muppets choose Abu Dhabi for TV return after 25-year hiatus

twofour54’s campus partners, led by Bidaya Media, have enabled the return of Iftah Ya Simsim, the Arabic version of Sesame Street

Travel»
London voted No.1 holiday hotspot for UAE residents

London voted No.1 holiday hotspot for UAE residents

BA survey reveals one in four residents favour the British capital

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10-day “Eid in Dubai” celebrations announced

10-day “Eid in Dubai” celebrations announced

The event will entail musical concerts, comedy shows, shopping promotions, and fireworks

Gadgets»

Leaked... BlackBerry's Android-based Venice

Images purportedly showing BlackBerry's latest handset, powered by Android, appear online

Photos»
Lifestyle»

Tips for success from some of the region's brightest business minds

Advice on overcoming challenges, entering new markets and triumphing against countless odds

Style»
Fashion Forward season 6 dates revealed

Fashion Forward season 6 dates revealed

The bi-annual event in Dubai acts as a platform for regional designers

Arts»
Jason Derulo set for Dubai Music Week

Jason Derulo set for Dubai Music Week

American R&B star joins Ellie Goulding and Thirty Seconds To Mars on the bill

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Culture & Society»

Video: Dramatic car stunts on the roads in Saudi

New clip shows youths acting out dangerous displays, including driving up on two wheels.

Arts»

Video: Trailer for first Dubai-set English-language sitcom

DCity showcases a range of characters and some of the city's biggest landmarks. It has been picked up by the Arab Telemedia Group in Jordan as a 30 episode TV series.

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Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Dubai set to launch inaugural comedy festival

Trevor Noah and Dave Chappelle to headline the Dubai Comedy Festival from October 15-24

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