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Abu Dhabi rents rise 3% in Q2 on limited supply

Abu Dhabi rents rise 3% in Q2 on limited supply

Latest ADIB/MPM Real Estate report says rental values in UAE capital are set to rise further this year

Emirates REIT inks $56.7m deal for Dubai school

Emirates REIT inks $56.7m deal for Dubai school

Listed real estate investment trust will fund development of school in Damac's Akoya project in Dubai

US overtakes Australia as third largest market for Gulf carriers

US overtakes Australia as third largest market for Gulf carriers

US ‘all but guaranteed’ to overtake the UK, despite the subsidies row, according to a Centre for Aviation analysis

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Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

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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...

Sometimes it's not all about the bass

Sometimes it's not all about the bass

Imagine a world where the music suited the venue and...

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When being tech savvy isn't cool

When being tech savvy isn't cool

It is time hotels toned down the fancy-yet-impossible...

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Oman extends amnesty for expats until Oct 28
Politics & Economics»

Oman extends amnesty for expats until Oct 28

Workers can return home without risk of facing legal action during amnesty period

Kerry seeks to convince Gulf Arabs on Iran deal
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Kerry seeks to convince Gulf Arabs on Iran deal

US Secretary of State John Kerry begins talks with Gulf states in Qatar on Monday

Saudi's Mobily shares hit 6-year low after earnings restatement
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Saudi's Mobily shares hit 6-year low after earnings restatement

Telecom operator sees shares slump to lowest since mid-2009 before paring losses on Monday

Oman's oil revenue falls 46% to $6bn
Energy»

Oman's oil revenue falls 46% to $6bn

New figures show thaat the drop in first five months of 2015 saw $5bn loss of year-on-year revenue

Dubai's ENOC secures support for Dragon Oil takeover
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Dubai's ENOC secures support for Dragon Oil takeover

Emirates National Oil Co raises its takeover bid to 800p per share to win over two minority shareholders

Industries Qatar says Q2 profit rises by 20%
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Petrochemicals, steel and fertiliser producer says it made $412m in the three months to June 30

Kenya calling
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Kenya calling
Want to make money? Listen to Pharrell
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Fur play: Fendi chief Pietro Beccari
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Short-term pain, long-term gain
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Short-term pain, long-term gain
Sink or swim for Gulf developers?
Construction»
Sink or swim for Gulf developers?
Get smart: Dr Manahel Thabet
Culture & Society»
Get smart: Dr Manahel Thabet
The detail of retail: Ishwar Chugani
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The detail of retail: Ishwar Chugani
Energy»
Solar powered palm trees boost Dubai's smart plans

Solar powered palm trees boost Dubai's smart plans

Umm Suqeim Beach and Za’abeel Park are the first two locations for the Smart Palms

Culture & Society»

InPics: Sheikh Hamdan's latest adventures

Dubai Crown Prince's images from his recent underwater dive & his trip to Paris

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Brad Pitt movie to be filmed in Abu Dhabi

Brad Pitt movie to be filmed in Abu Dhabi

War Machine depicts American war in Afghanistan

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Jane Birkin demands Hermès scrap her name from crocodile handbag

Jane Birkin demands Hermès scrap her name from crocodile handbag

News comes following the intervention of animal rights group PETA

Photos»
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Dennis Quaid leads Dubai Celebrity Smash line-up

Dennis Quaid leads Dubai Celebrity Smash line-up

Don Johnson, Ron Pearlman and Kevin Sorbo also taking part in sports for the Dubai Celebrity Smash line-up

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The modern man’s guide to grooming

The modern man’s guide to grooming

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Supermodel criticised for wearing a burqa to plastic surgery clinic

Supermodel criticised for wearing a burqa to plastic surgery clinic

Gisele Bundchen reportedly wore the Islamic dress to conceal her identity while attending the Paris clinic

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Novo Cinemas opens first IMAX in Bahrain

Novo Cinemas opens first IMAX in Bahrain

The 7-screen multiplex has seating for 1300 people

Gourmet»
Novikov Restaurant & Bar comes to Dubai

Novikov Restaurant & Bar comes to Dubai

High end outlet is the creation of Russian entrepreneur Arkadiy Novikov

Travel & Hospitality»
Emiratis named toughest critics for online hotel reviews

Emiratis named toughest critics for online hotel reviews

Accommodation booking site Agoda.com says Emiratis score .32 points lower than any other nationality

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