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Qatar Airways picks Frankfurt route for A350 debut
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Qatar Airways picks Frankfurt route for A350 debut

Monday, 20 October 2014 7:26 PM

Airbus is set to delivery first A350 to global launch operator by the end of this year

Saudi Arabia steps up beheadings; some see political message
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia steps up beheadings; some see political message

Monday, 20 October 2014 6:09 PM

Sudden surge in executions in the last two months has coincided with a US-led bombing campaign against IS

Dubai's Aramex aiming for two acquisitions in 2015
Transport»

Dubai's Aramex aiming for two acquisitions in 2015

Monday, 20 October 2014 6:03 PM

Founder Fadi Ghandour says logistics company is going to be 'more aggressive' next year

Qatar's QIB sees 12% jump in nine-month net profit
Banking & Finance»

Qatar's QIB sees 12% jump in nine-month net profit

Monday, 20 October 2014 4:43 PM

Qatar Islamic Bank says it made $300m net profit for the year to September 30

Qatar's largest Islamic lender posts 16% rise in nine-month net profit
Banking & Finance»

Qatar's largest Islamic lender posts 16% rise in nine-month net profit

Monday, 20 October 2014 4:01 PM

Masraf Al Rayan says it made $384m net profit in the year to September 30

No Islamic New Year holiday for UAE gov't workers
Politics & Economics»

No Islamic New Year holiday for UAE gov't workers

Monday, 20 October 2014 3:12 PM

Official announcement says event, which will fall on either Friday or Saturday, will not be transferred to working day

IBM to pay Abu Dhabi-backed Globalfoundries to take chip unit
Technology»

IBM to pay Abu Dhabi-backed Globalfoundries to take chip unit

Monday, 20 October 2014 2:46 PM

IBM says it will pay Globalfoundries $1.5bn in cash over the next three years to take the chip operations off its hands

Saudi Arabia's August oil exports fall to lowest in three years
Energy»

Saudi Arabia's August oil exports fall to lowest in three years

Monday, 20 October 2014 2:36 PM

Top oil exporter fights for market share amid weak demand and ample supplies from rival producers

UAE 'takes first steps' to launch unmanned Mars probe
Technology»

UAE 'takes first steps' to launch unmanned Mars probe

Monday, 20 October 2014 1:56 PM

Sheikh Mohammed says seven-year technology project is a 'source of Arab pride'

Boeing sees funding boom for MidEast plane deliveries
Banking & Finance»

Boeing sees funding boom for MidEast plane deliveries

Monday, 20 October 2014 1:19 PM

US plane maker says commercial financial institutions in the region are increasingly funding the record number of deliveries

Dubai theme park to feature Sony Pictures, Smurf Zone
Travel & Hospitality»

Dubai theme park to feature Sony Pictures, Smurf Zone

Monday, 20 October 2014 1:19 PM

Deal signed with Hollywood movie giant to bring 12 themed attractions to planned motiongate Dubai project

Kuwait's Mezzan says seeking to list on local stock market
Markets»

Kuwait's Mezzan says seeking to list on local stock market

Monday, 20 October 2014 1:19 PM

Conglomerate seeks regulator's approval to list 30% of company on Kuwait Stock Exchange

Saudi's NCB to convert to Islamic bank after pressure from scholars
Banking & Finance»

Saudi's NCB to convert to Islamic bank after pressure from scholars

Monday, 20 October 2014 1:18 PM

Saudi's biggest bank responds to criticism as it launches a $6bn initial public offer of its shares

Rights group urges Kuwait to stop revoking citizenship of opponents
Politics & Economics»

Rights group urges Kuwait to stop revoking citizenship of opponents

Monday, 20 October 2014 1:18 PM

Government says citizenship revoked for false documents, dual citizenship and security reasons

UAE's FGB plans bond issue, to establish China office
Banking & Finance»

UAE's FGB plans bond issue, to establish China office

Monday, 20 October 2014 1:18 PM

First Gulf Bank chief also says he expects to post double-digit loan growth in the next 12 months


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