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'Jihadi John' said to have been top salesman at Kuwaiti IT firm

'Jihadi John' said to have been top salesman at Kuwaiti IT firm

Mohammed Emwazi's former boss is quoted as saying he was 'best employee we ever had' before disappearing in 2010

Dubai's Abraaj leads $200m healthcare investment in North Africa

Dubai's Abraaj leads $200m healthcare investment in North Africa

Private equity firm announces partnership to enhance quality and accessibility of healthcare in Egypt, Tunisia

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It's still location, location, location for restaurant owners

It's still location, location, location for restaurant owners

Finding the perfect place to set up can be hard for...

Money talks

Money talks

Why some need monetary gain to inspire creativity,...

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US airlines should swallow sour grapes

US airlines should swallow sour grapes

The Americans need to make the claims in their investigation...

Time to say goodbye to the PC?

Time to say goodbye to the PC?

Mounting losses and dwindling sales have hit the popular...

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Dubai Int'l passenger traffic up 7.7% in January
Transport»

Dubai Int'l passenger traffic up 7.7% in January

Airport operator claims new monthly record as aviation hub welcomes more than 6.8m in January

Egypt gets $23bn from Gulf states since Mursi ousting
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Egypt gets $23bn from Gulf states since Mursi ousting

Investment Minister reveals extent of aid from Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Kuwait in past 18 months

Saudi consul released after three years as hostage in Yemen
Politics & Economics»

Saudi consul released after three years as hostage in Yemen

Abdullah al-Khalidi, Saudi Arabia's consul in Aden, was seized in March 2012 and later appeared as a hostage in videos

Kuwait sovereign fund says to cut US investments
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait sovereign fund says to cut US investments

Kuwait Investment Office chief also says it is going overweight on Europe after quantitative easing decision

Abu Dhabi's new cruise terminal to open by end-2015
Travel & Hospitality»

Abu Dhabi's new cruise terminal to open by end-2015

Second phase of construction work starts on project to support rapid growth in emirate's cruise tourism

Three Saudi children die in Kuwait fire
Culture & Society»

Three Saudi children die in Kuwait fire

A four-year-old boy and his two-year-old twin sisters die of smoke inhalation

Saudi father jailed for not reporting son's disappearance
Culture & Society»

Saudi father jailed for not reporting son's disappearance

Father blamed for not monitoring his son, who joined a militant group that attacked Saudi border guards in 2012, killing two police officers

Bahrain set to introduce 'sweeping' penal reform
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain set to introduce 'sweeping' penal reform

Major amendments are announced to Bahrain’s 40-year-old Penal Code - report

The short story of Alwaleed's Alarab TV
Media»
The short story of Alwaleed's Alarab TV
Sony could abandon TVs, smartphones
Technology»
Sony could abandon TVs, smartphones
Revealed: The business of polo
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Revealed: The business of polo
The road ahead for Jaguar Land Rover
Transport»
The road ahead for Jaguar Land Rover
Libya's decline and fall
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Libya's decline and fall
Transport»
Solar Impulse pilot dedicates flight to Abu Dhabi Crown Prince

Solar Impulse pilot dedicates flight to Abu Dhabi Crown Prince

Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard pays tribute to Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan as he takes off on final test flight

Transport»
Dubai inks deal to run trial of electric-powered bus

Dubai inks deal to run trial of electric-powered bus

Transport auhority signs agreement for nine-month long trial of environmentally-friendly bus

Cars & Boats»
Dubai boat show to showcase $272m worth of yachts

Dubai boat show to showcase $272m worth of yachts

23rd edition of Dubai International Boat Show to feature 430 vessels on land and water

Gourmet»
Cafe Rouge begins international expansion in Dubai

Cafe Rouge begins international expansion in Dubai

French bistro brand opens in Souk Madinat Jumeirah; first restaurant outside the UK

Photos»
Travel & Hospitality»
Free hotel stay for blaze-hit Dubai tower residents

Free hotel stay for blaze-hit Dubai tower residents

Jannah Hotels and Resorts has offered those affected by The Tower fire a complimentary 20-night stay at one of its resorts

Banking & Finance»
UAE’s Mashreq bank launches the 'selfie' credit card

UAE’s Mashreq bank launches the 'selfie' credit card

Lender previously launched a diamond-embedded card

Arts»

'Pictorialism' photography exhibition showcased in Dubai

Collection includes a mix of cityscape images, as well as artists' work from around the region on a variety of themes

Videos»
Wellness»
Cryotherapy: What it's like being blasted with -170 degree Celsius cold air?

Cryotherapy: What it's like being blasted with -170 degree Celsius cold air?

Some of the benefits of the treatment include blood rejuvenation, muscle growth, skin tightening, energy boosting, and weight loss

Culture & Society»
Celebrated Turkish novelist Yasar Kemal dies aged 91

Celebrated Turkish novelist Yasar Kemal dies aged 91

His best-known work, "Memed, My Hawk" from 1955, earned him a nomination for a Nobel Prize in 1973

Sport»
Dubai tennis: Federer floors Djokovic in straight sets

Dubai tennis: Federer floors Djokovic in straight sets

Swiss player won the Dubai Championships for a seventh time

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