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Souq.com says to expand staff following Amazon deal

Souq.com to expand staff following Amazon deal

Co-founder also says at least some of the proceeds from sale will be invested back in the business

Amazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.com

Amazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.com

Value of the deal was not disclosed, but was in the region of $580 million, according to sources

ZonesCorp unveils plan for $440m 'auto hub' near Abu Dhabi

ZonesCorp unveils plan for $440m 'auto hub' near Abu Dhabi

Rahayel City aims to become a focal point for all automotive manufacturers, distributors, service providers and dealers

UK, Qatar set up committee for post-Brexit trade deal

UK, Qatar set up committee for post-Brexit trade deal

Prime Minister Theresa May says joint economic and trade committee will pave way for deal with Qatar and the rest of the Gulf

UAE fuel prices set to fall for first time in 2017

UAE fuel prices set to fall for first time in 2017

Latest data from the Ministry of Energy reveal price declines on all fuel types from April 1

Becoming more like Bill Gates

What traits make the most successful man in business and...

When old meets new: L’Hôtel Marrakech

Marrakech's new high-design hotel is a luxurious new retreat located...

Meet the 26-year-old self-made billionaire John Collison

John Collison is 26 and worth US$1.1 billion. Three days...

The Celebration Brunch: Roberto's, DIFC

The Dubai International Financial Centre's quintessential Italian is luring guests...

UAE to launch microfactories to revolutionise manufacturing
Technology»

UAE to launch microfactories to revolutionise manufacturing

Abu Dhabi and Dubai to set up facilities to accelerate new manufacturing technologies including 3D printing

Dubai's Careem ties up with Google Maps for UAE car search
Transport»

Dubai's Careem ties up with Google Maps for UAE car search

Ride-hailing service announces move to allow UAE passengers to search for nearest Careem car

Dubai Int'l sees 8.8% jump in February passenger traffic
Transport»

Dubai Int'l sees 8.8% jump in February passenger traffic

World's busiest for international traffic sees 6.95m passengers during month

UAE to impose 500% penalty for VAT evaders - ministry
Banking & Finance»

UAE to impose 500% penalty for VAT evaders - ministry

Local transport providers like taxis, buses and trains will be exempt from VAT

Saudi Aramco valuation seen topping $1trn after tax cut
Banking & Finance»

Saudi Aramco valuation seen topping $1trn after tax cut

Gov't slashes the oil producer's tax burden to attract investors ahead of what may be the world’s biggest IPO

Merger of Hapag Lloyd, Gulf shipper said to hit snag
Transport»

Merger of Hapag Lloyd, Gulf shipper said to hit snag

German shipping line and some banks seek assurances that UASC's top shareholder Qatar will remain committed to deal for the long term

Rising sea level to swamp land in three UAE emirates
Politics & Economics»

Rising sea level to swamp land in three UAE emirates

Coastal areas house nearly 85% of population in the country, according to new report

Qatar Airways CEO accelerates India push, plans new routes to UK
Transport»

Qatar Airways CEO accelerates India push, plans new routes to UK

Qatar Airways chief says laptop ban not designed to hurt Gulf carriers

Qatar to sell up to $900m shares in Santander's Brazil unit
Banking & Finance»

Qatar to sell up to $900m shares in Santander's Brazil unit

Shares will be sold in an international sale being underwritten by banks, according to prospectus

Saudi Arabia intercepts four missiles fired from Yemen
Culture & Society»

Saudi Arabia intercepts four missiles fired from Yemen

Saudi-led coalition describes it as evidence of arms smuggling through a rebel-held Red Sea port

Citi applies for capital markets licence in Saudi Arabia
Banking & Finance»

Citi applies for capital markets licence in Saudi Arabia

Sources say company is set to return to country after an absence of nearly 13 years

A humbler Qatar still wants to punch above its weight
Politics & Economics»
A humbler Qatar still wants to punch above its weight
Gulf-based Indians increasingly returning home for investments
Culture & Society»
Gulf-based Indians increasingly returning home for investments
Dubai's Careem weighs plans for carpooling service
Transport»
Dubai's Careem weighs plans for carpooling service
Abu Dhabi expats look to downsize amid cost-of-living crunch: report
Property»
Abu Dhabi expats look to downsize amid cost-of-living crunch: report
Nearly 65 per cent of GCC expats do not have a pension: survey
Politics & Economics»
Nearly 65 per cent of GCC expats do not have a pension: survey
Dubai-based social media firm buys messaging app
Technology»
Dubai-based social media firm buys messaging app
Abu Dhabi firm secures deal to cultivate 'super fruit'
Industries»
Abu Dhabi firm secures deal to cultivate 'super fruit'
A slice of nostalgia
Gourmet»
A slice of nostalgia
Welcome to the life of one of the UAE’s defence and real estate moguls
Real Estate»
Welcome to the life of one of the UAE’s defence and real estate moguls
When it comes to Bahrain's SMEs, less is more
Politics & Economics»
When it comes to Bahrain's SMEs, less is more
National Bank of Bahrain cannot afford to rest on its laurels
Banking & Finance»
National Bank of Bahrain cannot afford to rest on its laurels
What makes the UAE passport the most powerful in the Gulf?
Politics & Economics»
What makes the UAE passport the most powerful in the Gulf?
Bahrain's economy is healthier than you think
Politics & Economics»
Bahrain's economy is healthier than you think
Where is Bahrain headed?
Politics & Economics»
Where is Bahrain headed?
Bahrain’s sovereign wealth fund is back on track
Banking & Finance»
Bahrain’s sovereign wealth fund is back on track
'Now is best time to start a company'
StartUp»
'Now is best time to start a company'
This Asian bank is trying to tap into Dubai’s private wealth
Banking & Finance»
This Asian bank is trying to tap into Dubai’s private wealth
Dubai-based social media firm buys messaging app
Technology»
Dubai-based social media firm buys messaging app
Oil prices remain a dominant factor in business optimism in UAE and KSA
Politics & Economics»
Oil prices remain a dominant factor in business optimism in UAE and KSA
Retail»
Dubai chocolate retailer to create special Ramadan truffle

Dubai chocolate retailer to create special Ramadan truffle

Unique handmade truffle will be created by Du Rhône master chocolatier Jean-Pascal Sérignat

Arts»
Film festival opens in cinema-less Saudi Arabia

Film festival opens in cinema-less Saudi Arabia

Festival is scheduled to open with a drama that resonates, as the kingdom's tentative efforts to expand entertainment face resistance from conservatives

Sport»
Abu Dhabi says 2017 F1 Grand Prix ticket prices frozen

Abu Dhabi says 2017 F1 Grand Prix ticket prices frozen

Organisers say prices have been maintained at 2016 levels; 30% discounts also on offer for early bird buyers

Technology»
Video-based social network launches in Middle East

Video-based social network launches in Middle East

HighlyRated.com focuses on online video content following rise in demand

Photos»
Style»

The fashion world's most stylish Arab royals

Women in the Middle East have long been icons who inspire people everywhere

Videos»
Style»

In pictures: Best hats at Dubai World Cup

The $10-million race brings out the best in women who attend the event

Media»
Bentley takes world's most advanced photo in Dubai

Bentley takes world's most advanced photo in Dubai

Ground-breaking new Gigapixel photograph revealed to promote the new Bentley Flying Spur W12 S

Technology»
How to your boost your brand on Instagram

How to your boost your brand on Instagram

Social media platform shares top tips about how brands should create on the app

Style»
Hermes to launch pop up concept in Dubai to revive signature scarves

Hermes to launch pop up concept in Dubai to revive signature scarves

Visitors will have the chance to dye their pre-owned Hermes silk scarves free of charge

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