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Battle of the billionaires: Carlos Slim scraps Trump projects after Mexican insults
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Battle of the billionaires: Carlos Slim scraps Trump projects after Mexican insults

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 11:45 AM

Third company to cut ties with the New York tycoon after he described migrants from Mexico as drug-runners and rapists

'Reem Island Ghost' sentenced to death for UAE mall murder
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'Reem Island Ghost' sentenced to death for UAE mall murder

Monday, 29 June 2015 1:15 PM

Emirati Alaa Bader Abdullah Al Hashemi found guilty of murder of American teacher Ibolya Ryan

Focus: A guide to Iranian nuclear talks
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Focus: A guide to Iranian nuclear talks

Monday, 29 June 2015 10:46 AM

Iran and six world powers - the US, UK, France, Germany, Russia and China - are in what may be the final phase of negotiations

Abu Dhabi-backed firm bets on China ecommerce boom with $120m deal
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Abu Dhabi-backed firm bets on China ecommerce boom with $120m deal

Monday, 29 June 2015 10:10 AM

US-based Carlyle Group has bought a stake in a Chinese logistics firm Shanghai ANE Logistics Limited

Paris Hilton is victim of plane crash prank in Dubai
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Paris Hilton is victim of plane crash prank in Dubai

Sunday, 28 June 2015 2:34 PM

Egyptian actor Ramez Galal fools celebrity hotel heiress into thinking her plane is going to crash in Dubai

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Revealed: Tom Cruise fired insurance firm for refusing to allow Burj Khalifa stunt
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Revealed: Tom Cruise fired insurance firm for refusing to allow Burj Khalifa stunt

Sunday, 28 June 2015 11:28 AM

Hollywood actor was featured hanging off the side of the Dubai skyscraper in 2011 blockbuster ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol’

US firm signs deal to power phase 2 of Dubai solar park
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US firm signs deal to power phase 2 of Dubai solar park

Saturday, 27 June 2015 9:48 AM

First Solar Inc to supply photovoltaic modules to power Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

UAE's Trussbridge invests in Canadian food producer
Banking & Finance»

UAE's Trussbridge invests in Canadian food producer

Saturday, 27 June 2015 1:26 AM

Investment firm says it has led a consortium of MidEast investors in acquiring majority stake in La Maison Cannelle

Al Masah inks deal for Johnny Rockets franchise in UAE, Oman
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Al Masah inks deal for Johnny Rockets franchise in UAE, Oman

Friday, 26 June 2015 1:47 AM

Agreement signed for Al Faris Restaurant which operates 14 Johnny Rockets outlets in the UAE

US funds say in no rush to invest in Saudi stock market
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US funds say in no rush to invest in Saudi stock market

Friday, 26 June 2015 1:47 AM

One week after Saudi Arabia opens market to direct foreign investment, fund inflows are slower than initially expected

American Airlines hopes Qatar stays in oneworld – CEO
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American Airlines hopes Qatar stays in oneworld – CEO

Thursday, 25 June 2015 2:06 PM

US airline chief Doug Parker says governments required to intervene in the subsidies row

US extradites hacker accused of masterminding GCC ATM attacks
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US extradites hacker accused of masterminding GCC ATM attacks

Thursday, 25 June 2015 11:33 AM

One of the world’s most wanted cybercriminals has been successfully extradited to the US to face allegations he organised cyberattacks that led to $55m being stolen from ATMs in the GCC and New York

Saudia takes 50 Airbus planes in $8.2bn Islamic leasing deal
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Saudia takes 50 Airbus planes in $8.2bn Islamic leasing deal

Thursday, 25 June 2015 10:11 AM

The largest aviation deal to be secured via Islamic financing, as the European planemaker tries to gain an edge over rival Boeing in the key Gulf aviation market.

UAE's Topaz eyes South American expansion
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UAE's Topaz eyes South American expansion

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 7:23 PM

Dubai-based oil services firm looks beyond the current difficulties in the sector caused by the lower oil price

UAE's tax agreement with US 'won't deter workers'
Politics & Economics»

UAE's tax agreement with US 'won't deter workers'

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 1:52 PM

US-UAE business councils argue Americans will still want to work in the UAE despite the gov’t agreeing to help the US crackdown on tax evasion

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