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Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prison

Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prison

Journalists working for Qatar-based TV network handed three-year sentences for broadcasting material harmful to Egypt

UAE's VAT plan 'unlikely to result in expat exodus'

UAE's VAT plan 'unlikely to result in expat exodus'

Links Group says move is sign of maturing market and is unlikey to deter foreign investors from setting up shop in the UAE

Dubai property prices forecast to fall further in H2

Dubai property prices forecast to fall further in H2

New report says prices down 11% annually with more drops to come although rate of decline will ease

Policeman killed by 'terrorist blast' in Bahrain village

Policeman killed by 'terrorist blast' in Bahrain village

Interior ministry says explosion in Shi'ite village of Karana kills policeman

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The real 'Trump effect'

The real 'Trump effect'

How The Donald’s US presidential candidacy could affect...

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Who owns the copyright to a national view?

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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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Saudi mall starts work on $53.3m expansion project
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Saudi mall starts work on $53.3m expansion project

Red Sea Mall in Jeddah will create 4,000 sq m outdoor shopping area as part of development

Dubai approves 37 operators for new holiday homes market
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Dubai approves 37 operators for new holiday homes market

Dubai Tourism says it has seen holiday homes become an increasingly significant component of tourism industry

Dubai's first Dukes branded hospitality project 80% sold
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Dubai's first Dukes branded hospitality project 80% sold

Developer Seven Tides says plans to open property under British brand on Palm Jumeirah has been met with strong investor demand

MidEast firms look to cut costs, seek new markets in Q2
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MidEast firms look to cut costs, seek new markets in Q2

Business confidence in region falls in second quarter but not as quickly as it fell in first three months of 2015 - survey

Dubai's flydubai says to launch Astana flights in October
Transport»

Dubai's flydubai says to launch Astana flights in October

Low-cost carrier will operate four flights a week to capital of Kazakhstan from October 26

Dubai's Abraaj inks deal to exit stake in Peru's Condor Travel
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Dubai's Abraaj inks deal to exit stake in Peru's Condor Travel

Company says it has signed an agreement with Carlyle Group; marks first secondary private equity sale in Peru

Retail»
Virgin Megastore opens Saudi Arabia's biggest Apple store

Virgin Megastore opens Saudi Arabia's biggest Apple store

1,900 sq m shop opens at Red Sea Mall in Jeddah as retailer targets Saudi's growing youth population

Travel & Hospitality»
Jumeirah hires new manager for world famous Burj Al Arab

Jumeirah hires new manager for world famous Burj Al Arab

Pakistan national Imran Changezi is appointed to key role at world's most luxurious hotel in Dubai

Culture & Society»
Whale shark spotted swimming in Dubai Marina

Whale shark spotted swimming in Dubai Marina

Unexpected visitor causes stir in Dubai Marina as passers-by post photos and videos on social media

Wellness»
10 tips for summer workouts

10 tips for summer workouts

With temperatures still high, tips to keep fit despite the heat

Photos»
Gourmet»
Top gentlemen evenings in Dubai

Top gentlemen evenings in Dubai

Who says the ladies get to have all the fun? Five deals geared for the guys

Luxury Living»
Moroccan king endorses business jet event

Moroccan king endorses business jet event

MEBAA will display 25 aircrafts and 50 exhibitors

Videos»
Style»

Why men should embrace ripped jeans (and which styles work best)

The looks that make this fashion alternative worth pursuing

Style»

How to look like you’re rich, even if you’re not

A guide to looking like a million dollars, even if you’re on a budget

Property»

Revealed: Dubai's top Arabian-style villas

While Dubai has the reputation as an international cosmopolitan city, its Arabian roots remain grounded. This is evident in many a luxury villas styled in Arabian design.

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