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Damac's new 'green' mega project to include relocation of over 4,000 trees

Damac's new 'green' mega project to include relocation of over 4,000 trees

Developer says Akoya Oxygen will offer the 'greenest living spaces' in Dubai; will feature parklands, open spaces and golf course

Most UAE companies looking to hire in Q3

Most UAE companies looking to hire in Q3

Two-thirds of UAE firms expect to take on new staff within the next 3 months, according to survey by Bayt.com

Grand Mosque workers set to get 'danger pay'

Grand Mosque workers set to get 'danger pay'

Employees will receive a 10-15 percent pay hike as compensation for potentially being exposed to diseases carried by millions of pilgrims

Dubai changes financial rules to lure richest investors

Dubai changes financial rules to lure richest investors

Emirate aims to attract more asset managers - particularly those serving the richest and most risk-tolerant investors

Bahrain firm wins Suez Canal hub project contract

Bahrain firm wins Suez Canal hub project contract

Dar al-Handasah Shair and Partners is part of consortium to develop an industrial and logistics hub in the Suez Canal area

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The hotel that fined guests $500 for bad reviews

The hotel that fined guests $500 for bad reviews

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Arsenal will win the Premier League, City finish fourth and Spurs face relegation

Arsenal will win the Premier League, City finish fourth and Spurs face relegation

Anil Bhoyrul makes his annual premier league predictions...

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Saudi Arabia opens family courts, first step in wider legal reform
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Saudi Arabia opens family courts, first step in wider legal reform

Introduction of specialised courts is one of the most radical changes to kingdom's legal system

Saudi's Savola confirms talks on Americana stake deal
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Saudi's Savola confirms talks on Americana stake deal

Food producer says it has signed agreement with one of largest shareholders on potential purchase

Bahrain official arrested over bribery claims
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Bahrain official arrested over bribery claims

Government official arrested following sting operation

UAE's NMC Health lifts profit 27% on higher occupancy
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UAE's NMC Health lifts profit 27% on higher occupancy

Revenues up 15% to $314m as outpatient numbers rise by 14% and inpatient numbers by 12%

Japan-UAE trade up to $25bn in H1
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Japan-UAE trade up to $25bn in H1

UAE was Japan's fifth largest export destination of passenger motor cars in the world

Saudi Arabia amends working hours
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Saudi Arabia amends working hours

Workers will have at least a half-hour break every 5 hours, while those in roles that don’t require 'continuous attention' can be forced to work 9 hour shifts

UAE's FGB hires former NBAD banker as senior exec
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UAE's FGB hires former NBAD banker as senior exec

First Gulf Bank appoints Michael Aissaoui to oversee expansion of its advisory activities for clients regionally and globally

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Behind the scenes at Rolls-Royce
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Behind the scenes of Mall of Qatar
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Abu Dhabi-backed spaceship said to host Lady Gaga wedding

Abu Dhabi-backed spaceship said to host Lady Gaga wedding

Sources claim the singer is hoping to have ceremony aboard Virgin Galactic

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Dubai launches campaign to raise jet ski safety

Dubai launches campaign to raise jet ski safety

Dubai Maritime City Authority launches initiative to get all jet ski owners to register their water craft

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Israeli wedding of Jew, Muslim draws protesters amid war tensions

Israeli wedding of Jew, Muslim draws protesters amid war tensions

A Muslim groom and his Jewish bride marry amid a far-right protest outside

Gadgets»
Breitling watches replace boarding passes in UAE

Breitling watches replace boarding passes in UAE

Swiss watch maker created this limited edition chronograph for first ever zero gravity flight passengers

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Arts»
Christie’s Dubai sale to offer 10 works of art by Shafic Abboud

Christie’s Dubai sale to offer 10 works of art by Shafic Abboud

The masterpieces are from his collection of Viviene & Robert on sale October 21.

Culture & Society»
Young Emirati inventor hailed as

Young Emirati inventor hailed as "future of medicine"

CNN profiles ten-year-old from Dubai on its ‘Vital Signs’ programme

Gadgets»
Intel and 50 Cent to launch heartbeat monitoring earphones

Intel and 50 Cent to launch heartbeat monitoring earphones

Measure the wearers' heartbeat and syncs the data with fitness tracking apps

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Metabolism boosters: Top 10 fat burning food options

Get turbocharged, trigger fat releasing hormones, and eliminate toxins

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World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

Guinness World Record holder Rolf Buchholz, with 453 piercings, was to appear at a Dubai club

Travel & Hospitality»
Five Minutes with: Burj Al Arab’s luxury bed tester

Five Minutes with: Burj Al Arab’s luxury bed tester

Robert Uy's job is to make sure every bed in the Dubai hotel is perfect

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