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Dubai's DEWA plans to launch use of drones
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Dubai's DEWA plans to launch use of drones

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 3:16 PM

State utility says drones will provide early detection of problems, will help to monitor contractors

UAE, Japanese firms agree $300m steel pipe venture
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UAE, Japanese firms agree $300m steel pipe venture

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 2:27 PM

Abu Dhabi's Senaat will hold 51% of Al Gharbia Pipe Co which seeks to meet demand in construction sector

Dubai to hand out $1.6m of gold to slimming contest winners
Culture & Society»

Dubai to hand out $1.6m of gold to slimming contest winners

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 1:42 PM

Participants in the much-hyped slimming challenge ‘Your Child in Gold’ will finally be rewarded on March 15

Dubai named top city for Middle East quality of living
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Dubai named top city for Middle East quality of living

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 1:42 PM

Emirate is only ranked 74th, Abu Dhabi 77th in new global list which is topped by Vienna

UAE expat faces trial over Facebook post criticising employer
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UAE expat faces trial over Facebook post criticising employer

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 1:42 PM

US national faces fine of up to $50,000 and five years in jail for violating UAE cyber laws

Dubai to build $1bn DIFC development
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Dubai to build $1bn DIFC development

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 12:45 PM

ICD Brookfield Place will comprise a 50-storey office tower, hotel and retail outlets

DubaiEscorts.com web domain sells for $46,000
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DubaiEscorts.com web domain sells for $46,000

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 11:42 AM

Shisha.com sold for $190,000 earlier this year, to a buyer registered in Florida

Dubai Police identify apartment where Torch tower fire started
Culture & Society»

Dubai Police identify apartment where Torch tower fire started

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 11:42 AM

British national questioned by officials, but was not arrested

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Dubai Chamber to host Young Entrepreneur Awards
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Dubai Chamber to host Young Entrepreneur Awards

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 11:10 AM

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry brings an award supported by Prince Charles to celebrate entrepreneurial success of young people to Dubai for the first time.

Hadafi programme awards UAE’s female entrepreneurs
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Hadafi programme awards UAE’s female entrepreneurs

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 11:10 AM

Dubai entrepreneurs were declared as the winners of the latest Hadafi Women’s Entrepreneurship Programme.

Dubai's Aramex proposes 14% cash dividend for 2014
Transport»

Dubai's Aramex proposes 14% cash dividend for 2014

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 10:22 AM

Logistics firm is predicting a 10% profit rise in 2015, following a 15% rise to $86m last year

Egypt, Arabtec to resume talks on $40bn housing project
Construction»

Egypt, Arabtec to resume talks on $40bn housing project

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 10:11 AM

Both sides agreed terms late last month, but the contract allegedly includes less attractive terms for Arabtec than it had approved

MasterChef India TV show to film in Dubai this week
Media»

MasterChef India TV show to film in Dubai this week

Tuesday, 3 March 2015 7:41 PM

Around 12 locations will feature in the episode, including the Atlantis hotel and Dubai Creek

UAE bound dhow carrying 350 cattle sinks off Oman
Culture & Society»

UAE bound dhow carrying 350 cattle sinks off Oman

Tuesday, 3 March 2015 7:41 PM

Ship was on its way from Somalia to the UAE when it sank in strong winds off Sur

Etihad-backed Air Berlin launches new turnaround plan
Transport»

Etihad-backed Air Berlin launches new turnaround plan

Tuesday, 3 March 2015 7:36 PM

CEO Stefan Pichler announces details of three-phase plan to return German carrier to profitability in 2016


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