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African confederation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA job

African confederation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA job

Salman and Swiss Gianni Infantino are now clear front-runners to win this month's presidential election at soccer's ruling body FIFA

Syria warns Saudi, Bahrain against sending ground troops

Syria warns Saudi, Bahrain against sending ground troops

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain said this week they were ready to participate in any ground operations in Syria if the US-led coalition decides to start such operations

Etihad-backed Jet Airways soars to record profits

Etihad-backed Jet Airways soars to record profits

Indian airline's profits rise 41% in first 9 months of its fiscal year; follows strong results from Etihad partner Virgin Australia

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Verdict on fur? Guilty

Verdict on fur? Guilty

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Philanthropy: why the wealthy must do more

Philanthropy: why the wealthy must do more

The Middle East has accrued scores of new millionaires...

Is Netflix really going to send shockwaves through the market?

Is Netflix really going to send shockwaves through the market?

Five insights on the TV firm's recent expansion to...

Why daylight should be a key design element

Why daylight should be a key design element

For the next 50 years the focus should be on sustainable...

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Italy's Finmeccanica says Kuwait jets deal still in place
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Italy's Finmeccanica says Kuwait jets deal still in place

Defence firm insists contract for sale of 28 Eurofighter jets has not been cancelled

UAE private sector growth slumps to near 4-year low in January
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UAE private sector growth slumps to near 4-year low in January

Start of 2016 signals another loss of growth momentum at UAE non-oil private sector firms

Emirates beats rival Etihad in UAE battle of the brands
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Emirates beats rival Etihad in UAE battle of the brands

New survey reveals Dubai airline has best brand reputation in the UAE, well ahead of Abu Dhabi competitor

Kuwait praised for labour law changes, urged to take further steps
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait praised for labour law changes, urged to take further steps

Human Rights Watch says Kuwait has taken 'important step' in protecting domestic workers

Italian healthcare firm says eyeing GCC expansion
Healthcare»

Italian healthcare firm says eyeing GCC expansion

Medicina Futura Group set to open first clinic in the UAE with plans to expand across region

UAE tops MENA rankings for attracting, retaining exec talent
Jobs»

UAE tops MENA rankings for attracting, retaining exec talent

Global Talent Competitiveness Index ranks UAE 23rd out of 109 countries, ahead of Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait

French giant inks deal for new Dubai hotels, apartments
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French giant inks deal for new Dubai hotels, apartments

AccorHotels signs agreements for two hotels and serviced apartments in Garhoud; to open in 2018

Qatar Airways says to expand flights to Eastern Europe
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Qatar Airways says to expand flights to Eastern Europe

New flights to be added to Croatia, Hungary and Azerbaijan; aircraft upgrades on Moscow, Warsaw routes

Oman: where to now?
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Oman: where to now?
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Willett leads Dubai Desert Classic as McIlroy makes late charge

Willett leads Dubai Desert Classic as McIlroy makes late charge

The world number two conjured up six birdies over the closing holes to finish on eight under par, eight strokes behind Willett

Sport»
McIlroy recovers in style after tossing away ball in Dubai

McIlroy recovers in style after tossing away ball in Dubai

World number two golfer makes four birdies in the last six holes after making disastrous start to second round

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Emaar reveals plan to host street lunch for 1,000 guests

Emaar reveals plan to host street lunch for 1,000 guests

First ever Dubai Long Table event will be held on Feb 26 as part of plans for Dubai food Festival

Sport»
Qatar, Abu Dhabi in line to host heavyweight clash, says Fury

Qatar, Abu Dhabi in line to host heavyweight clash, says Fury

British title holder says unnamed Arab sheikh offered to host fight on private yacht for $120 million

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Flavio Briatore's Billionaire Mansion to launch first restaurant in Dubai

Flavio Briatore's Billionaire Mansion to launch first restaurant in Dubai

Japanese restaurant Sumosan is a London favourite and will open in Dubai next month

Fashion»
A Dubai tailor's guide to bespoke suits

A guide to bespoke suits in Dubai

We talk to expert Samrat Amarnani of Dubai tailoring house, Collars & Cuffs, about everything from cut to fabric.

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Roger Federer forced to pull out of Dubai tournament

Roger Federer forced to pull out of Dubai tournament

Tennis legend will miss Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships after undergoing knee surgery

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Aldar says 20m shoppers visit Abu Dhabi's Yas Mall since opening

Aldar says 20m shoppers visit Abu Dhabi's Yas Mall since opening

Developer says 96% of tenants are now trading in Yas Island mall; expects footfall increase this year

Arts»
Nicki Minaj to appear at new Dubai music venue

Nicki Minaj to appear at new Dubai music venue

Urban music star will perform at 117Live's The Venue @ Dubai Outlet Mall on March 25

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Dubai Police forced to reject $1.6 million bid for rare Ferrari

Dubai Police forced to reject $1.6 million bid for rare Ferrari

The limited edition Enzo model is part of an Interpol investigation outside the UAE

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