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Syria calls presidential vote, defying Assad's opponents
Politics & Economics»

Syria calls presidential vote, defying Assad's opponents

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:56 AM

Foreign critics have called vote a "parody of democracy"

Iran, world powers to start work on nuclear drafts next month
Politics & Economics»

Iran, world powers to start work on nuclear drafts next month

Monday, 21 April 2014 11:56 AM

US, France, Germany, Britain, China, Russia have agreed a July 20 deadline with Iran to clinch a long-term deal

Another Malaysia Airlines plane in flight drama
Transport»

Another Malaysia Airlines plane in flight drama

Monday, 21 April 2014 10:54 AM

Aircraft had to return to Kuala Lumpur airport after one of its tyres burst during takeoff

Virus expert says MERS infection prevention, control has
Healthcare»

Virus expert says MERS infection prevention, control has "broken down" in Saudi Arabia

Sunday, 20 April 2014 11:10 AM

Australian virologist says “infection prevention and control has broken down” in KSA & UAE after MERS outbreaks among health care workers

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Qatar Airways signs code-share deal with Cathay Pacific
Transport»

Qatar Airways signs code-share deal with Cathay Pacific

Sunday, 20 April 2014 10:52 AM

Follows the launch by Cathay Pacific of a twice-weekly service to Doha on March 30

Qatar Airways set to launch daily services to Bali
Travel & Hospitality»

Qatar Airways set to launch daily services to Bali

Friday, 18 April 2014 10:08 AM

Non-stop flights to holiday hotspot will start on July 21; route to be upgraded to 787 Dreamliner in October

Abu Dhabi's TAQA signs Yen loan to help repay upcoming debt
Banking & Finance»

Abu Dhabi's TAQA signs Yen loan to help repay upcoming debt

Thursday, 17 April 2014 11:58 AM

Funds to be used to refinance a portion of a $1.2bn bond due to mature in September

Saudi to produce first locally made car by 2017
Cars & Boats»

Saudi to produce first locally made car by 2017

Thursday, 17 April 2014 11:28 AM

Up to 300,000 units of the Meeya model to be built per year at a factory in Damman

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Infiniti hybrid model launches in the MidEast
Cars & Boats»

Infiniti hybrid model launches in the MidEast

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 3:03 PM

The range includes a system designed to alert the driver to possible collisions ahead

Hong Kong's Langham set to make Dubai hotel debut
Travel & Hospitality»

Hong Kong's Langham set to make Dubai hotel debut

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 1:52 PM

Hotel operator says it will launch 323-room resort on Palm Jumeirah in 2015; its first property in the Middle East

Etihad, Fiji Airways sign codesharing agreement
Transport»

Etihad, Fiji Airways sign codesharing agreement

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:00 AM

Abu Dhabi carrier's revenue from codeshare and equity partners increased by 23% to $223m in Q1

Australia asks GCC to resume free trade deal talks
Politics & Economics»

Australia asks GCC to resume free trade deal talks

Sunday, 13 April 2014 3:10 PM

Australia and the GCC currently exchange about $11.27bn in trade per year

Qantas foreign ownership is the
Transport»

Qantas foreign ownership is the "only solution" - Australian Trade Minister

Sunday, 13 April 2014 12:10 PM

Topic will be on the agenda during talks with Dubai's Emirates Airline, which formed an alliance with Qantas last year

Halal vaccines could be available in 3 yrs
Healthcare»

Halal vaccines could be available in 3 yrs

Thursday, 10 April 2014 11:19 AM

A Saudi company has invested $100m to create halal vaccines for meningitis, hepatitis and meningococcal disease

Toyota recalls nearly 100,000 vehicles in the UAE
Retail»

Toyota recalls nearly 100,000 vehicles in the UAE

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 3:20 PM

Car giant says Yaris, Hilux, Fortuner, Innova, Camry and RAV4 models are all included in 'special service campaign'


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