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Saudi non-oil business growth hits 5-month high in August

Saudi non-oil business growth hits 5-month high in August

Survey shows that higher oil production has boosted activity in related manufacturing sectors

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

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

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The sad tale of ‘disposable’ pets

The sad tale of ‘disposable’ pets

What happens when handbag pooches go out of fashion...

The real 'Trump effect'

The real 'Trump effect'

How The Donald’s US presidential candidacy could affect...

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Who owns the copyright to a national view?

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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...

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

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

Dubai's Cityscape Global to target UK, Asian investors
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Dubai's Cityscape Global to target UK, Asian investors

Foreign investment in the emirate said to be strong despite market slowdown

Qatar malls fined for failing to install CCTV
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Qatar malls fined for failing to install CCTV

Qatar authorities have sent circulars instructing malls to tighten security

Emirates to spend $20m on Jennifer Aniston global TV campaign
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Emirates to spend $20m on Jennifer Aniston global TV campaign

Advert featuring the American actress is scheduled to air from October

Obama to assure Saudi king of US help to counter Iranian threat
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Obama to assure Saudi king of US help to counter Iranian threat

King Salman will visit Washington to discuss concern among Gulf allies that a new nuclear deal could empower Tehran in the region

Led by an Iron Maiden rocker, Air Djibouti aims to take on the Gulf aviation giants
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Led by an Iron Maiden rocker, Air Djibouti aims to take on the Gulf aviation giants

African carrier went bankrupt in 2002 but has been resurrected by English heavy metal frontman, and trained pilot, Bruce Dickinson

UCL Qatar admits paying less to female staff
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UCL Qatar admits paying less to female staff

University College London Doha campus denies it was a 'deliberate policy'; has moved to compensate women affected

28 killed in ISIL bomb attack on mosque in Yemen
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28 killed in ISIL bomb attack on mosque in Yemen

Two bombings in a northern district of the capital Sanaa wounded at least 75 on Wednesday

Travel»
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

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

Photos»
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

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.

Style»
Yas Mall announces first Fashion Week

Yas Mall announces first Fashion Week

Abu Dhabi’s outlet will host the first season of an annual event

Videos»
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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