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Dubai gov't sets up new firm to develop ports around world

Dubai gov't sets up new firm to develop ports around world

P&O Ports says it has started preliminary talks with governments of Madagascar, Somaliland and Albania

Kuwait opens door for foreign operator to own part of stock market

Kuwait opens door for foreign operator to own part of stock market

Senior gov't official says Kuwait Stock Exchange may offer up to 44% of its shares to foreign bourse operator

Saudi's Dar al Arkan says land tax unlikely to hurt business

Saudi's Dar al Arkan says land tax unlikely to hurt business

One of kingdom's largest listed property firms unfazed by cabinet decision to impose tax on undeveloped land

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Nakheel PR: The toughest job in Dubai?

Nakheel PR: The toughest job in Dubai?

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Is paying to be the greatest really all that great?

Is paying to be the greatest really all that great?

The latest list of the best places to work in the UAE...

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Post traumatic stress?

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Can all-inclusive hotels really be exclusive?

Can all-inclusive hotels really be exclusive?

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UAE's inflation edges down from near 6-year highs
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UAE's inflation edges down from near 6-year highs

February rate falls to 3.6% despite continuing upward pressure from cost of housing, utilities

Payments giant Visa to open innovation centre in Dubai
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Payments giant Visa to open innovation centre in Dubai

Announcement follows two-day visit to the UAE by visa's chief executive Charles Scharf

Saudi's CPC inks $500m deal to build five Egypt SME cities
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Saudi's CPC inks $500m deal to build five Egypt SME cities

Construction Products Holding Co signs agreement to build industrial cities for small businesses

Australian property firm launches Dubai ops, eyes UAE expansion
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Australian property firm launches Dubai ops, eyes UAE expansion

Raine & Horne sees opportunities in the UAE real estate market in the run up to Expo 2020

Abu Dhabi's FGB completes stake sale in brokerage
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Abu Dhabi's FGB completes stake sale in brokerage

First Gulf Bank says it has sold 45% stake in First Gulf Financial Services to Integrated Financial Group

Qatar Airways set to launch LA cargo route in April
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Qatar Airways set to launch LA cargo route in April

Announcement comes amid a dispute over claims by US carriers that Qatar Airways has benefited from gov't subsidies

French firm wins deal to clean up Qatar lagoon
Construction»

French firm wins deal to clean up Qatar lagoon

Egis is hired to rehabilitate Al Karaana lagoon which is raising serious environmental problems

Nigeria's military detains two Al Jazeera reporters
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Nigeria's military detains two Al Jazeera reporters

Qatari TV network says journalists have been held in northeast city of Maiduguri since Tuesday

Is plastic fantastic?
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Is plastic fantastic?
How the Gulf is moving to digital
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How the Gulf is moving to digital
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Events that moved the markets
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Dubai World Cup: Top 10 nail trends

Dubai World Cup: Top 10 nail trends

Limited Edition “Haute Couture” nails from The Nail Spa

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Nancy Ajram to headline Dubai fashion event

Nancy Ajram to headline Dubai fashion event

Fashion Victims will return for its second season on April 3rd at the Atlantis Palm Jumeirah.

Style»
Dubai’s Fashion Forward to return for fifth season

Dubai’s Fashion Forward to return for fifth season

Event will showcase the best couture and ready-to-wear brands that are based in the region or are of Middle Eastern origin

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Robbie Williams reschedules Abu Dhabi gig

Robbie Williams reschedules Abu Dhabi gig

The UAE leg of the British singer's Let me Entertain You tour has been brought forward

Photos»
Arts»
More than 150 Bollywood stars to attend Dubai event

More than 150 Bollywood stars to attend Dubai event

Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Jacqueline Fernandez, Varun Dhawan, Parineethi Chopra and Kanika Kapoor will perform at Arab Indo Bollywood Awards 2015

Style»

Dubai World Cup: Top style tips for men and women

Despite the exciting horse races, the real sport is the fashion trends and styles on display. Here’s our guide to dressing (fabulously) for the big event

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Fancied California Chrome ready for $10m Dubai World Cup

Fancied California Chrome ready for $10m Dubai World Cup

Trainers say the Kentucky Derby and Preakness champion has been working well since arriving in Dubai

Videos»
Media»
UAE's twofour54 releases exclusive Fast & Furious 7 clip

UAE's twofour54 releases exclusive Fast & Furious 7 clip

Abu Dhabi's media production hub publishes behind-the-scenes footage six hours ahead of global distribution

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Dubai Expo 2020 launches $27k logo design competition

Dubai Expo 2020 launches $27k logo design competition

Entries should be based on the Expo theme of Connecting Minds, Creating the Future

Culture & Society»
Kuwaiti farmer grows first white strawberries

Kuwaiti farmer grows first white strawberries

Pineberry has a flavour and smell closer to that of a pineapple; grown in an air-conditioned green house to avoid the Gulf’s hot climate

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