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Qatar Rail cancels $1.4bn Doha Metro stations deal
Transport»

Qatar Rail cancels $1.4bn Doha Metro stations deal

Friday, 6 May 2016 12:02 AM

Rail operator sacks international consortium and replaces it with another company; says delays will be minimised

Chinese, French firms said to be among bidders for Dubai solar park
Energy»

Chinese, French firms said to be among bidders for Dubai solar park

Thursday, 5 May 2016 8:38 AM

Sources say China's Jinko Solar and France's EDF are among five bidders for third phase of 5,000MW project

Emirates passenger said to lose over $250k in 'mid-air theft'
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Emirates passenger said to lose over $250k in 'mid-air theft'

Tuesday, 3 May 2016 7:35 PM

Male passenger alerts airline staff after cash and valuables go missing during flight from Dubai to Hong Kong

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Qatar Airways says new Adelaide route worth $30m to local economy
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Qatar Airways says new Adelaide route worth $30m to local economy

Tuesday, 3 May 2016 5:12 PM

Doha carrier launches flights to fourth Australian city; says they will generate more than 200 local jobs

Saudi Arabia looks to UK, France and China for help building homes
Construction»

Saudi Arabia looks to UK, France and China for help building homes

Monday, 2 May 2016 4:15 PM

Gulf kingdom seeks assistance to build hundreds of thousands of homes to ease shortage of affordable housing

Emirates launches new A380 routes to Taipei and Prague
Transport»

Emirates launches new A380 routes to Taipei and Prague

Monday, 2 May 2016 1:37 PM

Dubai carrier says it is the first to takes superjumbo to both cities following strong demand from passengers

Singapore-Qatar fund acquires $74m apartment scheme in London
Property»

Singapore-Qatar fund acquires $74m apartment scheme in London

Sunday, 1 May 2016 2:20 PM

The hospitality scheme, the third acquisition by the Ascott-QIA fund, will provide 108 serviced apartments

UAE's Etihad inks global sponsorship deal for fashion week events
Fashion»

UAE's Etihad inks global sponsorship deal for fashion week events

Friday, 29 April 2016 11:21 AM

Abu Dhabi carrier signs agreement to partner with fashion weeks in New York, London, Milan, Berlin, Sydney and Mumbai

Dubai's Abraaj leads $30m investment in logistics provider
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Abraaj leads $30m investment in logistics provider

Friday, 29 April 2016 1:31 AM

Company invests in Ninja Logistics Ltd; capital to be used to roll out in new markets, including Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines

Apple’s nine-year iPhone juggernaut stops with first sales decline
Technology»

Apple’s nine-year iPhone juggernaut stops with first sales decline

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 9:10 AM

Tech giant’s sales dropped by more than a quarter in China, its most important market after the US

China's Greenland HK launches $8bn fund with Kuwait
Banking & Finance»

China's Greenland HK launches $8bn fund with Kuwait

Tuesday, 26 April 2016 4:53 PM

Joint real estate fund would invest in a range of high-end residential and commercial properties

Malaysia's 1MDB says in default on some bonds after missed payment
Banking & Finance»

Malaysia's 1MDB says in default on some bonds after missed payment

Tuesday, 26 April 2016 1:52 PM

IPIC, which guaranteed the bond, says it would make the interest payment but only after 1MDB defaulted

1MDB boss says the Malaysian fund and IPIC face cross default risks – report
Banking & Finance»

1MDB boss says the Malaysian fund and IPIC face cross default risks – report

Sunday, 24 April 2016 9:41 AM

The interest on the $1.75 billion bond is widely expected to be paid by Abu Dhabi's International Petroleum Investment Company

Australian mother, TV crew released from jail in Lebanon
Culture & Society»

Australian mother, TV crew released from jail in Lebanon

Thursday, 21 April 2016 9:27 AM

Australia's Channel Nine television network has said its crew was not connected to the people who grabbed the children

UAE's IPIC says Malaysia's 1MDB in default on June rescue deal
Banking & Finance»

UAE's IPIC says Malaysia's 1MDB in default on June rescue deal

Monday, 18 April 2016 12:54 PM

Under the June agreement, IPIC agreed to provide $1 billion in cash as well as assume $3.5 billion of 1MDB debt


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