GCC / Kuwait / Industries » Listing

Latest News

Last Updated: Thu, Jan 29 2015 | 9:51 AM |
Kuwait's Zain claims tower sale reports are 'misleading'
Technology»

Kuwait's Zain claims tower sale reports are 'misleading'

Thursday, 29 January 2015 1:51 PM

Telecom operator says examination of new tower related business model is ' in its very early stages'

Queen Mary 2, world's largest cruise liner, tours the MidEast
Travel & Hospitality»

Queen Mary 2, world's largest cruise liner, tours the MidEast

Thursday, 29 January 2015 12:11 PM

Ship is on a round-the-world trip, including stops in Jordan, Oman and the UAE

Kuwait cuts diesel fuel prices after political pressure
Retail»

Kuwait cuts diesel fuel prices after political pressure

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 8:04 PM

Move comes after political opposition to price hikes at filling stations which came in earlier this month

1
Kuwait's Zain mulls sale of transmitter towers
Technology»

Kuwait's Zain mulls sale of transmitter towers

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 1:36 PM

Telecom operator says it has appointed advisors to study potential sale in some of its markets

Dubai eyes 20,000 more hotel rooms by end-2016
GCC»

Dubai eyes 20,000 more hotel rooms by end-2016

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 1:36 PM

Senior tourism official says emirate is shifting focus to mid-market; has 51 applications to open three- and four-star hotels

Stock markets: Gulf bourses edge up on positive Q4 bank results
Markets»

Stock markets: Gulf bourses edge up on positive Q4 bank results

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 11:46 AM

Brent oil, although weaker, held near $49 per barrel

Construction work begins on Shaza hotel in Doha
Construction»

Construction work begins on Shaza hotel in Doha

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 11:19 AM

New 180 room luxury hotel in Doha will be a Sharia-compliant, alcohol-free property when it opens in 2016

Chinese tourists visiting Dubai rises by 25% in 2014
Travel & Hospitality»

Chinese tourists visiting Dubai rises by 25% in 2014

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 10:45 AM

Emirate recently enabled multiple entry visas for Chinese nationals who plan cruise ship holidays in the Middle East

Abu Dhabi's Hakkasan inks exclusive deal with DJ Calvin Harris
Travel & Hospitality»

Abu Dhabi's Hakkasan inks exclusive deal with DJ Calvin Harris

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 1:32 PM

Hospitality company announces three-year partnership with award-winning DJ to play at its Las Vegas venues

Ivanka Trump to speak on luxury at Dubai event
Travel & Hospitality»

Ivanka Trump to speak on luxury at Dubai event

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 1:24 PM

Daughter of Donald Trump to discuss the future of luxury and the next generation of luxury traveller

Kuwait slashes spending, projects big budget deficit
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait slashes spending, projects big budget deficit

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 1:24 PM

Plunging oil prices hit export revenues; spending seen being cut by nearly 18% in draft budget

Stock markets: Uninspiring earnings drag down UAE bourses
Markets»

Stock markets: Uninspiring earnings drag down UAE bourses

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 12:15 PM

Dubai's index fell 1% as shares in developer Union Properties tumbled 8.3%

Jeddah sees 70% surge in tourism
Travel & Hospitality»

Jeddah sees 70% surge in tourism

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 11:16 AM

Hotels and restaurants benefit from increase in tourism figures

1
Thick fog brings Kuwait International Airport to standstill
Transport»

Thick fog brings Kuwait International Airport to standstill

Monday, 26 January 2015 5:11 PM

More than 20 flights scheduled to land at Kuwait International Airport were diverted on Monday; normal ops have since resumed

Kuwait's Zain says Iraq court rejects $4.5bn claim against firm
Technology»

Kuwait's Zain says Iraq court rejects $4.5bn claim against firm

Monday, 26 January 2015 4:55 PM

Claim is related to Zain's acquisition of an Iraqi telecom operator in 2007


14647 results found
Don't miss
Dubai topples Heathrow as world's busiest international airport

Dubai topples Heathrow as world's busiest international airport

Full-year passenger numbers total nearly 70.5m in 2014; forecast to grow to 79m this year,...

Dubai's Princess Haya receives UN's 2015 Hunger Hero Award

Dubai's Princess Haya receives UN's 2015 Hunger Hero Award

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon presented the award during a ceremony at the World Economic...

'When greed isn't good': Mohamed Alabbar on the current fluctuations in the region's stock markets

'When greed isn't good': Mohamed Alabbar on the current fluctuations in the region's stock markets

A short-sighted approach to investing is hurting the Dubai Financial Market, the Emaar chairman...

The Big Debate: Can Gulf governments reduce their dependency on expats?

The Big Debate: Can Gulf governments reduce their dependency on expats?

GCC states have launched many initiatives to reduce the gap between foreign and local workers...

Revealed: The big brands, personalities and trends that dominated 2014

Revealed: The big brands, personalities and trends that dominated 2014

Classified ads website Dubizzle beat out names such as Emirates, Etisalat and Air Arabia in...

And the winner is… 2014's richest, most powerful and those destined to be the stars of the future

And the winner is… 2014's richest, most powerful and those destined to be the stars of the future

The executives who featured in this year's biggest lists and those who walked away with the...

Analysis: Gulf airlines' obsession with sports sponsorship

Analysis: Gulf airlines' obsession with sports sponsorship

In football, cricket, athletics or any other professional sport, the opportunity to emblazon...

Insider: Oil and gas sector in fear of hackers as cyber attacks surge 179%

Insider: Oil and gas sector in fear of hackers as cyber attacks surge 179%

Experts have put the vital industry on high alert as the threat from online criminals increases...

Opinion: Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor on the current stock market turbulence

Opinion: Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor on the current stock market turbulence

UAE businessman says just because some investors are selling shares at lower prices doesn't...

Most Discussed