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Bahrain's Sheikh Salman set to win AFC presidency unopposed
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Bahrain's Sheikh Salman set to win AFC presidency unopposed

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 4:52 PM

Football chief poised to retain role after no-one decided to oppose him at next month's elections

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

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

Bahrain's Dragon City mall project '60% let' ahead of launch
Retail»

Bahrain's Dragon City mall project '60% let' ahead of launch

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 1:59 PM

Cluttons says it has seen 'significant interest' from retailers for project which is set to open later this year

South Korea to build nuclear reactors for Saudi Arabia
Energy»

South Korea to build nuclear reactors for Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 1:42 PM

Memorandum of understanding could be worth $2bn; plan to build at least two reactors in Gulf kingdom

Trial to push for better flight tracking a year after MH370
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Trial to push for better flight tracking a year after MH370

Monday, 2 March 2015 12:23 PM

Aim is to allow air traffic controllers to more closely track aircraft traversing remote oceans

Anantara hotel to open in Dubai's Culture Village in 2018
Travel & Hospitality»

Anantara hotel to open in Dubai's Culture Village in 2018

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 4:14 PM

Thai-based Minor Hotel Group announces partnership with Dubai Properties to launch luxury brand

Qatar Airways denies pulling out of Japan
Transport»

Qatar Airways denies pulling out of Japan

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 12:10 PM

Reports had claimed it may withdraw its services due to restrictive Japanese airport policies

Saudi Arabia rejects Indonesian maid pact
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia rejects Indonesian maid pact

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:30 PM

Two countries have had a tense relationship over the employment of domestic workers

Saudi hotel used to lure Filipino domestic workers
Politics & Economics»

Saudi hotel used to lure Filipino domestic workers

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:29 PM

Agency punished by authorities after using hotel's name to illegally bring across workers from Philippines

Indonesia plans alternative sukuk structures to boost volumes
Sukuk»

Indonesia plans alternative sukuk structures to boost volumes

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 12:54 PM

Gov't is considering the use of state goods and services as underlying assets on its sukuk

Qatar inks deal for Doha Metro driverless trains
Transport»

Qatar inks deal for Doha Metro driverless trains

Sunday, 22 February 2015 7:22 PM

Consortium signs agreement to build and deliver fully automated system including 75 sets of three-car trains

Etihad steps up recruitment drive amid expansion plan
Jobs»

Etihad steps up recruitment drive amid expansion plan

Sunday, 22 February 2015 3:49 PM

Abu Dhabi airline says to hold 11 recruitment days in six cities around the world during March

Australia's Muslim community condemns PM
Politics & Economics»

Australia's Muslim community condemns PM

Sunday, 22 February 2015 2:06 PM

Almost 100 Islamic leaders in Australia have criticised Prime Minister Tony Abbott for ‘bullying’ the Grand Mufti

Qatar-Japan consortium to study projects in Turkey
Energy»

Qatar-Japan consortium to study projects in Turkey

Sunday, 22 February 2015 1:51 PM

Investors sign agreement to look at developing projects in Turkey's Afsin Elbistan region

Sony could abandon TVs, smartphones
Technology»

Sony could abandon TVs, smartphones

Sunday, 22 February 2015 12:16 PM

CEO ‘does not rule out’ exits, as company prepares to focus on PlayStation, camera sensors


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