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Dubai's Nakheel signs infrastructure deal for Al Furjan
Construction»

Dubai's Nakheel signs infrastructure deal for Al Furjan

Saturday, 23 August 2014 10:26 AM

Developer says it has inked agreement for new road, highways modifications and utility connections

Etihad makes key appointment to help drive US expansion
Transport»

Etihad makes key appointment to help drive US expansion

Saturday, 23 August 2014 10:25 AM

Matthew Jennings will be responsible for engaging with US policymakers about Etihad's plans for growth in North America

Dubai satellite manufacuring facility 'on track', says EIAST
Technology»

Dubai satellite manufacuring facility 'on track', says EIAST

Saturday, 23 August 2014 10:25 AM

Factory is part of plan to develop high level infrastructure for space sciences in the UAE

Millennium & Copthorne to debut Studio M brand in Riyadh
Travel & Hospitality»

Millennium & Copthorne to debut Studio M brand in Riyadh

Saturday, 23 August 2014 10:25 AM

Agreement signed to open 145-room property in Q2 2015; Raseel Properties named as developer

UAE's non-oil foreign trade totals nearly $70bn in Q1
Politics & Economics»

UAE's non-oil foreign trade totals nearly $70bn in Q1

Saturday, 23 August 2014 10:25 AM

Preliminary data released by the Federal Customs Authority shows Asia Pacific is top regional trading partner

Dubai named among world's top 10 influential cities
Culture & Society»

Dubai named among world's top 10 influential cities

Saturday, 23 August 2014 10:25 AM

New Forbes list also says that Abu Dhabi is likely to rise up from 20th position in next few years

Bahrain posts highest inflation rate in Gulf in H1
GCC»

Bahrain posts highest inflation rate in Gulf in H1

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:33 AM

Official data shows 3.1% rate in Bahrain while Oman boasted the lowest inflation of 1.21% in first six months

Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion
Healthcare»

Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Dubai Health Authority says recruitment decision taken as new health projects are set to launch in emirate

UK design firm wins contracts for Oman airports
Construction»

UK design firm wins contracts for Oman airports

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

WSP says it will work on new maintenance and cargo facilities at Muscat and Salalah airports

Dubai's MBC says keen to show European football leagues
Media»

Dubai's MBC says keen to show European football leagues

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Broadcaster's chairman reveals ambitions following launch of coverage of Saudi Arabia's football league

UAE firms still keen to hire from abroad – survey
Jobs»

UAE firms still keen to hire from abroad – survey

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Only 35% of UAE companies prefer candidates already living in the UAE, says new jobs survey

UK recovers $498,000 from sale of criminal's Dubai home
Banking & Finance»

UK recovers $498,000 from sale of criminal's Dubai home

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Drug trafficker Redwan El-Ghaidouni has Dubai Marina apartment confiscated and sold in first deal involving the UAE

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Nigerian who died in UAE tests negative for Ebola
Healthcare»

Nigerian who died in UAE tests negative for Ebola

Friday, 22 August 2014 2:12 PM

Health Authority of Abu Dhabi says 35-year-old did not have deadly virus; husband and medics released from isolation

UAE cities ranked 'below average' for living conditions
Property»

UAE cities ranked 'below average' for living conditions

Friday, 22 August 2014 9:58 AM

EIU's Global Liveability Index places Dubai and Abu Dhabi 78th and 79th out of 140 cities; list topped by Melbourne

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Hong Kong hotel group debuts in Bahrain as part of Gulf push
Travel & Hospitality»

Hong Kong hotel group debuts in Bahrain as part of Gulf push

Friday, 22 August 2014 9:58 AM

Swiss-Belhotel International launches 149-room property in Seef; plans to operate seven MidEast hotels by 2015


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    World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

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