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Over 1,300 people convert to Islam in Dubai during H1
Culture & Society»

Over 1,300 people convert to Islam in Dubai during H1

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 7:59 PM

Dar Al Ber Society says the new Muslims have hailed from 60 different nationalities

Saudi Arabia detains 88 preparing 'terrorist' attacks
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia detains 88 preparing 'terrorist' attacks

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 5:47 PM

Interior ministry says suspects had been monitored for months before their arrest, were planning assassinations

Alitalia, Etihad deal likely to be cleared by end of year
Transport»

Alitalia, Etihad deal likely to be cleared by end of year

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 5:44 PM

Source close to the matter says only minor concessions expected to be made to agreement signed last month

Saudi pipeline set alight after shots fired at security patrol
Energy»

Saudi pipeline set alight after shots fired at security patrol

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 3:26 PM

Security source says fire has been extinguished and the pipeline has been repaired

MidEast carriers post July cargo growth despite Ramadan
Transport»

MidEast carriers post July cargo growth despite Ramadan

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 2:55 PM

Airlines register growth of nearly 10%, according to new figures released by IATA

UAE airlines top LinkedIn's 'most influential brands' list
Media»

UAE airlines top LinkedIn's 'most influential brands' list

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 2:22 PM

Etihad and Emirates are ranked first and second in list based on engagement among LinkedIn's 313m members

Dubai's new hospitality college project on course to open early
Travel & Hospitality»

Dubai's new hospitality college project on course to open early

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:43 PM

Senior tourism official says college operations may begin in 2015, ahead of previous 2017 opening date

Dubai's DIB rules out controlling stake in Indonesian lender
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's DIB rules out controlling stake in Indonesian lender

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:28 PM

Dubai Islamic Bank says its plans are limited to raising stake in Bank Panin Syariah to max of 40%

Apple's iPhone 6 to include m-wallet capabilities: report
Gadgets»

Apple's iPhone 6 to include m-wallet capabilities: report

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:28 PM

Cupertino said to strike deals with payments networks, retailers for m-payment app

Dubai-based food company plans $20m investment
Retail»

Dubai-based food company plans $20m investment

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:28 PM

Hotbrands International says it plans to double its restaurants both regionally and globally

FIFA poised for talks to decide Qatar World Cup dates
Sport»

FIFA poised for talks to decide Qatar World Cup dates

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:28 PM

Representatives from top leagues in world will meet on Sept 8 to discuss possible winter dates for tournament

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Hilton's Rudi Jagersbacher named top MidEast hotelier
Travel & Hospitality»

Hilton's Rudi Jagersbacher named top MidEast hotelier

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:27 PM

Hilton chief tops Hotelier Middle East Power 50 list for the second year running

Abu Dhabi Int'l posts 21.7% rise in July passenger traffic
Transport»

Abu Dhabi Int'l posts 21.7% rise in July passenger traffic

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:27 PM

Airport operator says London Heathrow, Doha, Manila, Bangkok and Jeddah are top routes during month

Samsung Heavy to absorb Samsung Engineering for $2.5 billion
Construction»

Samsung Heavy to absorb Samsung Engineering for $2.5 billion

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 12:28 PM

Deal will not immediately affect the joint venture between Arabtec and Samsung Engineering

Qatar Airways flight diverted over suspected engine leak
Transport»

Qatar Airways flight diverted over suspected engine leak

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 12:21 PM

Aircraft was travelling from Doha to Australia when the pilot decided to divert to Colombo


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