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Stock markets rise as Saudis maintain spending in 2015 budget

Stock markets rise as Saudis maintain spending in 2015 budget

Dubai construction firms boosted by Saudi budget news

Turkey, Iraq pledge more military cooperation in fight against ISIL

Turkey, Iraq pledge more military cooperation in fight against ISIL

Turkish gov't may extend training of Iraqi fighters, provide weapons

Arabian Business Cafe

Why a downturn IS a laughing matter

Why a downturn IS a laughing matter

More people are turning to comedy, so does that mean...

Why are Londoners not using Emirates Air Line?

Why are Londoners not using Emirates Air Line?

Residents don’t seem overly keen on the Dubai-sponsored...

Tried & Tested: First review of the Dubai Tram

Tried & Tested: First review of the Dubai Tram

Neil Halligan was among the first passengers to ride...

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Where’s my change?!

Where’s my change?!

If ATMs won’t give anything smaller than AED100 then...

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Turkish police arrest teenager for insulting President Erdogan
Politics & Economics»

Turkish police arrest teenager for insulting President Erdogan

16-year-old high school student made corruption allegations against the Turkish leader

Father asks ISIL to treat captured pilot son as
Politics & Economics»

Father asks ISIL to treat captured pilot son as "guest"

First Lieutenant Muath Al Kasaesbeh was captured after his jet crashed in northeast Syria during a bombing mission against the militants

Dubai police arrest suspects in $3.2m diamonds, gold robbery
Culture & Society»

Dubai police arrest suspects in $3.2m diamonds, gold robbery

Police chief says members of Eastern European crime ring arrested in sting operation codenamed The Prince

Saudi plans to raise spending 0.6% in 2015 budget
Politics & Economics»

Saudi plans to raise spending 0.6% in 2015 budget

Large deficit, due to plunging oil prices, will be covered with existing fiscal reserves, the Ministry of Finance said

UAE's RAK Ceramics to exit Sudan business
Banking & Finance»

UAE's RAK Ceramics to exit Sudan business

Floor and wall tile manufacturer aims to use the cash raised to expand its local sanitary ware production capacity in the UAE

ISIL captures Jordanian pilot after warplane crashes in Syria
Politics & Economics»

ISIL captures Jordanian pilot after warplane crashes in Syria

Social media published pictures appearing to show the pilot being held by the group's fighters

Kellogg and Abraaj up bids in battle for Egypt's Bisco Misr
Banking & Finance»

Kellogg and Abraaj up bids in battle for Egypt's Bisco Misr

The bidding war has shown foreign investors are returning to the Egyptian market

Dubai sees biggest annual rent rises in world despite flat Q3
Property»

Dubai sees biggest annual rent rises in world despite flat Q3

New Knight Frank report shows rents rose by 12.4% over past year but were unchanged during third quarter

Miami businessman will be first to fly in Etihad's Residence
Transport»

Miami businessman will be first to fly in Etihad's Residence

Gino Bertuccio revealed as first person to book luxury three-room private cabin on inaugural flight to London on Dec 27

Kuwait Airways, Boeing finalise $3.3bn planes order
Transport»

Kuwait Airways, Boeing finalise $3.3bn planes order

US plane maker says Kuwaiti airline has ordered 10 777-300ER aircraft which can carry 386 passengers

Plane talker: Dnata's Gary Chapman
Transport»
Plane talker: Dnata's Gary Chapman
The lion's roar: Ashish J Thakkar
Real Estate»
The lion's roar: Ashish J Thakkar
Travel & Hospitality»
Tommy Hilfiger looks to go global with hotel brand

Tommy Hilfiger looks to go global with hotel brand

Legendary American designer purchased The Raleigh in Miami earlier this year

Technology»
Skype Translator previews for real-time chats

Skype Translator previews for real-time chats

New service for real-time language translation initially available on Windows 8.1 PCs and tablets

Gadgets»
New BlackBerry Classic harks back to the Bold's glory days

New BlackBerry Classic harks back to the Bold's glory days

New device, billed as the Bold's successor, features 3.5-inch screen and traditional QWERTY keyboard

Travel»
Dubai set to live stream NYE fireworks on YouTube

Dubai set to live stream NYE fireworks on YouTube

Display at Burj Khalifa set to attract millions of viewers around the world

Photos»
Retail»
US fast food giant Dairy Queen plans Kuwait relaunch

US fast food giant Dairy Queen plans Kuwait relaunch

Ice cream seller says it has signed franchise agreement to open more than 20 outlets in Gulf state

Travel & Hospitality»
Sharjah boosts bus tours in new tourism push

Sharjah boosts bus tours in new tourism push

City Sightseeing Sharjah announces addition of four new stops and two new buses

Property»
Dubai's Damac offers free cars with properties bought until Feb 1

Dubai's Damac offers free cars with properties bought until Feb 1

Developer is offering Mercedes-Benzs or Aston Martins with each purchase during Dubai Shopping Festival

Videos»
Culture & Society»
British UAE embassy launches Christmas awareness campaign

British UAE embassy launches Christmas awareness campaign

Diplomats released a poem with tips for residents over the festive season

Transport»
Cruise up Dubai's coastline for New Year's Eve

Cruise up Dubai's coastline for New Year's Eve

RTA is offering special deals on Water Bus, Water Taxi, Dubai Ferry and abras on Dec 31

Gadgets»
World's slimmest smartphone goes on sale in the MidEast

World's slimmest smartphone goes on sale in the MidEast

Fly Blade, at 5.1mm wide, is to be sold in the region through retail portal Souq.com

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