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Ex-Citi, JPMorgan investment bankers set up Dubai firm
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Ex-Citi, JPMorgan investment bankers set up Dubai firm

Friday, 29 May 2015 1:03 AM

Trussbridge Advisory will primarily be targeting the underserved mid-market sector in the Middle East

Saudi's Kingdom Holding 'has no plans' to invest in Snapchat
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Saudi's Kingdom Holding 'has no plans' to invest in Snapchat

Thursday, 28 May 2015 3:42 PM

Source says Prince Alwaleed's investment vehicle is unlikely to invest despite holding talks in March

Texting in Arabic said to cause iPhones to crash
Gadgets»

Texting in Arabic said to cause iPhones to crash

Thursday, 28 May 2015 2:28 PM

Users discover Apple software glitch when entering specific text - report

Emirates president rebuffs Chicago mayor in subsidies row
Transport»

Emirates president rebuffs Chicago mayor in subsidies row

Thursday, 28 May 2015 1:37 PM

Tim Clark seeks to quash concerns expressed by Rahm Emanuel to the Obama administration in a strongly worded letter

Prince Ali says FIFA corruption scandal is 'sad day for football'
Politics & Economics»

Prince Ali says FIFA corruption scandal is 'sad day for football'

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 6:44 PM

Jordanian challenging Sepp Blatter for presidency says scandal is proof that change is needed at top of governing body

Etihad said to contribute $2.9bn to US economy in 2015
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Etihad said to contribute $2.9bn to US economy in 2015

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 5:28 PM

New research also says Abu Dhabi airline will support more than 23,000 jobs this year as carrier defends growth across America

Who are the FIFA officials at centre of Swiss arrests?
Politics & Economics»

Who are the FIFA officials at centre of Swiss arrests?

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 3:54 PM

Revealed: Brief biographies of the nine current and former FIFA officials indicted for racketeering, conspiracy and corruption

Chevron says Saudi-Kuwait joint oilfield to remain shut
Energy»

Chevron says Saudi-Kuwait joint oilfield to remain shut

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 2:43 PM

US oil major says Wafra oilfield will not resume operations until difficulties are resolved

Qatari Emir's mother publicly condemns West
Politics & Economics»

Qatari Emir's mother publicly condemns West

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 2:22 PM

In a surprise rebuke, Sheikha Moza bint Nasser Al Missned accuses the West of 'dehumanisation' of Muslims and Muslim-phobia during a speech in Oxford.

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings linked to 2022 World Cup bid
Politics & Economics»

Swiss authorities open criminal proceedings linked to 2022 World Cup bid

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 12:46 PM

Update: Qatar's stock market falls sharply after probe into FIFA individuals on suspicion of mismanagement and money laundering

Khloé Kardashian stirs controversy during visit to Dubai mall
Arts»

Khloé Kardashian stirs controversy during visit to Dubai mall

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 11:12 AM

American reality TV star wears niqab in photo posted online while in the emirate

Washington Post reporter goes on trial for spying in Tehran
Media»

Washington Post reporter goes on trial for spying in Tehran

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 12:41 PM

Obama called the charges against Rezaian "vague" and pressed Iran to release all American detainees

Review: Inside the world's largest Nobu in Doha
Gourmet»

Review: Inside the world's largest Nobu in Doha

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 12:05 PM

Sushi, gyoza and even rice will never be the same again after eating at the Four Seasons Doha’s new Nobu restaurant, set offshore with brilliant views of the city and three bars

US comedienne Ellen DeGeneres visits Dubai restaurant
Lifestyle»

US comedienne Ellen DeGeneres visits Dubai restaurant

Monday, 25 May 2015 7:13 PM

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has private dinner at The Act restaurant at the Shangri La hotel

Hilton announces plan for new Dubai World Central hotel
Travel & Hospitality»

Hilton announces plan for new Dubai World Central hotel

Monday, 25 May 2015 3:27 PM

Hotel giant says Hilton Dubai World Central will have 535 rooms; slated to open in early 2019


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