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Air Algerie jet plunged rapidly from altitude before crash
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Air Algerie jet plunged rapidly from altitude before crash

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 7:10 PM

Senior investigator says plane plummeted to the ground in just minutes after flying into a storm

Alitalia said to present final proposal to Etihad on Thursday
Transport»

Alitalia said to present final proposal to Etihad on Thursday

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 4:25 PM

Italy's loss-making flag carrier aims to lock in an investment by the Abu Dhabi-based airline

OPEC oil output rises in July on fragile Libyan rebound
Energy»

OPEC oil output rises in July on fragile Libyan rebound

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 4:20 PM

Despite the increase, unrest in Africa and the Middle East is still weighing on supply

Kuwaiti students held by NYPD after cookers mistaken for bombs
Culture & Society»

Kuwaiti students held by NYPD after cookers mistaken for bombs

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 3:14 PM

Hotel doorman reportedly alerts police after spotting two pressure cookers in the back of a car

7 ways to engage your online community
StartUp»

7 ways to engage your online community

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 2:22 PM

Fatima El Malki, Active PR’s social media manager, offers some simple tips to connect more effectively with your social media community

How to overcome language barriers
StartUp»

How to overcome language barriers

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 2:21 PM

Language barriers can make it difficult to share your expectations, give feedback, or communicate effectively with your team. Tamara Pupic looks at how to overcome this problem.

Should I… Hire a CFO?
StartUp»

Should I… Hire a CFO?

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 2:09 PM

Does it make sense to hire a CFO for your business? We look at the pros and cons

UK's Atkins wins $135m Doha Metro design contract
Construction»

UK's Atkins wins $135m Doha Metro design contract

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 1:59 PM

Rail deal secured as company says its Middle East unit has performed strongly so far in 2014

Hilton to replace hotel room key with mobile phone
Travel & Hospitality»

Hilton to replace hotel room key with mobile phone

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 1:35 PM

Hotel group to begin rolling out technology to streamline check-in and check-out process

Bollywood star backs stalled $626m Dubai mixed-use project
Property»

Bollywood star backs stalled $626m Dubai mixed-use project

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 1:35 PM

Shah Rukh Khan endorses Royal Estates development in Dubai Investments Park which was first launched in 2008

Dubai prime property price growth almost halves in Q2
Property»

Dubai prime property price growth almost halves in Q2

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 1:35 PM

Annual price increases slump from 11.7% in Q1 to 6.3% three months later as mortgage cap, transfer fees hike kick in

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Israeli shelling kills 19 taking refuge in Gaza school - UN
Politics & Economics»

Israeli shelling kills 19 taking refuge in Gaza school - UN

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 1:35 PM

United Nations official says 3,000 Palestinians were taking refuge in the school in Jebalya refugee camp

Revealed: Most popular brands on social media during Ramadan
Lifestyle»

Revealed: Most popular brands on social media during Ramadan

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 12:25 PM

Research tracked the food, drink and telco firms mentioned most online during the holy month

Alwaleed-backed Twitter's user growth up 24% in Q2
Technology»

Alwaleed-backed Twitter's user growth up 24% in Q2

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 11:57 AM

Saudi billionaire invested in the social media site in 2011

US judge says marshals cannot seize Kurdish tanker's crude
Politics & Economics»

US judge says marshals cannot seize Kurdish tanker's crude

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 11:54 AM

She said the dispute between Iraq's central government and the autonomous region of Kurdistan should be resolved in Iraq.


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