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Dubai's DIFC sees workforce rise above 21,000 in H1
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's DIFC sees workforce rise above 21,000 in H1

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 8:01 PM

More than 2,500 new employees were added to financial freezone compared to the same period last year

UAE's Al Jaber to sell contractor, leverage hotel in debt plan
Banking & Finance»

UAE's Al Jaber to sell contractor, leverage hotel in debt plan

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 6:35 PM

Sources say moves are part of attempt by company to agree new restructuring deal with creditors

Saudi state utility says to privatise assets by year-end
Energy»

Saudi state utility says to privatise assets by year-end

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 4:37 PM

Saudi Electricity Company's privatisation is part of drive to increase efficiency in kingdom's utilties

UAE may finalise long-awaited bankruptcy law by end-2016
Politics & Economics»

UAE may finalise long-awaited bankruptcy law by end-2016

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 4:29 PM

Move is expected to help smaller companies in particular as the economy slows due to oil price slump

Saudi Aramco in advanced talks to build refinery in China
Energy»

Saudi Aramco in advanced talks to build refinery in China

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 4:14 PM

Chairman says in negotiations with China National Petroleum Corporation for Yunnan refinery

Dubai decides to relocate $22bn Mall of the World project
Retail»

Dubai decides to relocate $22bn Mall of the World project

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 3:29 PM

Dubai Holding chief says remains committed to mega project; will now be built on site on Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Road

World's largest indoor theme park opens doors in Dubai
Travel & Hospitality»

World's largest indoor theme park opens doors in Dubai

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 2:56 PM

IMG Worlds of Adventure expects to host 4.5m visitors during first year of operations; adult tickets cost AED300

Dubai's RTA, Emaar set to start trial of driverless 10-seater car
Technology»

Dubai's RTA, Emaar set to start trial of driverless 10-seater car

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 2:46 PM

Transport authority chief says trial at Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard is part of Dubai's plan to embrace new technology

Women-only 'Pink Parking Bay' spaces added in Abu Dhabi
Transport»

Women-only 'Pink Parking Bay' spaces added in Abu Dhabi

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 2:28 PM

Men to be fined for leaving vehicles in spots designated for female drivers in the UAE capital

MidEast residents spent Eid closer to home in 2016 - Trivago
Travel & Hospitality»

MidEast residents spent Eid closer to home in 2016 - Trivago

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 2:28 PM

World's largest hotel search engine says Dubai, Makkah, Doha and Bahrain among top destinations to spend Eid Al Fitr holiday

Saudi Arabia will maintain responsible oil production policy – Falih
Energy»

Saudi Arabia will maintain responsible oil production policy – Falih

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 1:57 PM

Energy minister says does not target a specific figure for oil production; output is based on customers' needs

MidEast funds become more wary of bonds, Qatar stocks
Markets»

MidEast funds become more wary of bonds, Qatar stocks

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 1:56 PM

New Reuters poll shows that fund managers react to flood of bond supply expected from gov'ts in region

Solar eclipse to be visible in parts of the Gulf
Culture & Society»

Solar eclipse to be visible in parts of the Gulf

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 1:45 PM

Phenomenon to occur on same day that the Dhu Al Hijjah crescent moon can be seen

Hiring freeze puts brakes on UAE small business growth in Q2
Politics & Economics»

Hiring freeze puts brakes on UAE small business growth in Q2

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 1:45 PM

Gulf Finance SME survey also reports higher optimism and sales, plus easier fundraising

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Deyaar says work starts on new Dubai hotel project
Construction»

Deyaar says work starts on new Dubai hotel project

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 1:45 PM

Hotel and serviced apartment development in Al Barsha is expected to be completed by December 2017


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