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UAE's role in the new space race
Technology»

UAE's role in the new space race

Friday, 18 April 2014 10:10 AM

In the last five years, the UAE has invested heavily in a bid to become a new hub for the space industry. Are such plans realistic?

Women edge into Gulf boardrooms as economies, societies shift
Politics & Economics»

Women edge into Gulf boardrooms as economies, societies shift

Friday, 18 April 2014 1:48 AM

Amina al-Rustamani, CEO of TECOM Investments, is leading the charge for females reaching the top of their profession

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The gentleman’s lounge
Gourmet»

The gentleman’s lounge

Friday, 18 April 2014 1:33 AM

The new GQ bar delivers a true sense of masculinity with its dark interiors and touches of straight-edge splendor

Qatar's labour requirements
Construction»

Qatar's labour requirements

Friday, 18 April 2014 1:33 AM

Qatar’s Supreme committee has published worker welfare standards that include wide ranging conditions by which contractors need to abide

Are you fit enough to run a business?
Lifestyle»

Are you fit enough to run a business?

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 2:55 PM

We look at what the consequences are of being unfit or overweight on your business

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Concerned for stability, Saudi Arabia tightens curbs on dissent
Politics & Economics»

Concerned for stability, Saudi Arabia tightens curbs on dissent

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 6:24 PM

Gulf kingdom intensifies crackdown on domestic dissent, raising fears that public debate is under threat

Over half of suppliers asked for bribes by hotel managers - survey
Travel & Hospitality»

Over half of suppliers asked for bribes by hotel managers - survey

Sunday, 13 April 2014 10:07 AM

Nearly three quarters of suppliers said they know of other firms using bribes to secure contracts

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Guide to getting married in Dubai on a budget
Style»

Guide to getting married in Dubai on a budget

Tuesday, 8 April 2014 11:07 AM

Alarmed by how expensive weddings are? Our experts reveal how to save yourself a fortune

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Stronger together? Reviewing Emirates' historic partnership with Qantas
Transport»

Stronger together? Reviewing Emirates' historic partnership with Qantas

Saturday, 5 April 2014 4:14 PM

One year after the “historic” Emirates-Qantas partnership deal, the Australian flag-carrier is reeling from its largest overall loss for 20 years. But is it too soon to judge one of commercial aviation’s biggest tie-ups?

Frustrated Kuwaitis ask, why is Kuwait falling behind?
Politics & Economics»

Frustrated Kuwaitis ask, why is Kuwait falling behind?

Wednesday, 2 April 2014 1:04 PM

Citizens wonder why oil producer Kuwait is not as dynamic a hub for the region as Dubai or Doha

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An Instagram photo is worth a thousand words
StartUp»

An Instagram photo is worth a thousand words

Wednesday, 2 April 2014 10:58 AM

Instagram has become the social media platform of choice for vast numbers of users in the region. Tamara Pupic looks at how your business can make the most of it

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Saudi dynasty moves to forestall succession crisis
Politics & Economics»

Saudi dynasty moves to forestall succession crisis

Sunday, 30 March 2014 8:18 PM

Appointment of Prince Muqrin as deputy crown prince is first step towards addressing biggest dynastic challenge for 50 years

Should I acquire another business?
StartUp»

Should I acquire another business?

Wednesday, 26 March 2014 12:28 PM

Acquisition may be a great way to grow and develop your business, but is it something you should do? We look at the pros and cons

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Air Arabia to use tried and tested model in Ras Al Khaimah
Transport»

Air Arabia to use tried and tested model in Ras Al Khaimah

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:25 PM

Air Arabia signed an agreement last month to become the official carrier for Ras Al Khaimah. Group CEO Adel Ali reveals that airlines' existing high tourism routes will probably be targeted

Bringing Hollywood to the desert
Media»

Bringing Hollywood to the desert

Friday, 21 March 2014 10:42 AM

The seventh instalment of Fast and Furious — one of the biggest film franchises in Hollywood — is set to start production in the UAE in April. Local film authorities hope it will finally put the UAE on the movie map but what are the challenges to making this ambition a reality?


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