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Prince Alwaleed's Four Seasons to launch private jet service
Travel & Hospitality»

Prince Alwaleed's Four Seasons to launch private jet service

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 3:14 PM

Luxury hotel operator co-owned by Saudi billionaire introduces unique experience for guests

Saudi Telecom Co said to pick banks for debut sukuk
Banking & Finance»

Saudi Telecom Co said to pick banks for debut sukuk

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 2:43 PM

Sources say Gulf's biggest telecom operator has chosen three banks to arrange the transaction

Iran president under fire over wife's 'lavish' party
Politics & Economics»

Iran president under fire over wife's 'lavish' party

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:48 PM

Hassan Rouhani criticised by opponents over all-female palace ball held to mark Women's Day

Jumeirah Group eyes more hotels in Dubai
Travel & Hospitality»

Jumeirah Group eyes more hotels in Dubai

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:47 PM

Luxury hotelier says more properties are likely to be added to portfolio in run-up to World Expo 2020

No pork in McDonald's meals, official UAE tests confirm
Retail»

No pork in McDonald's meals, official UAE tests confirm

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:47 PM

Tests follow claims on social media that products imported by the fast-food giant were not halal

Kuwait's Al Madina seeks protection as losses widen
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's Al Madina seeks protection as losses widen

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:47 PM

Islamic investment firm says it is uncertain of its ability to continue as going concern

Oman gov't raises $530m from Omantel stake sale
Banking & Finance»

Oman gov't raises $530m from Omantel stake sale

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:46 PM

Government's holding in telecom operator will drop to 51% after offloading 19% stake

Qatar failing to protect foreign domestic workers, says Amnesty
Politics & Economics»

Qatar failing to protect foreign domestic workers, says Amnesty

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:46 PM

New report by rights group paints bleak picture of women recruited from the Philippines, Indonesia and Sri Lanka

Saudi Arabia discovers 11 more cases of MERS virus
Healthcare»

Saudi Arabia discovers 11 more cases of MERS virus

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 1:46 PM

Health ministry says latest cases include first in the Muslim holy city of Makkah

6,000 female job vacancies in Makkah
Culture & Society»

6,000 female job vacancies in Makkah

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 12:45 PM

The announcement is part of the third phase of the kingdom’s feminisation of jobs program

First PLO delegation since 2007 war arrives in Gaza for unity talks
Politics & Economics»

First PLO delegation since 2007 war arrives in Gaza for unity talks

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 12:41 PM

Reconciliation push coincides with peace talks drive

Iran asks UN to act on US ban on new ambassador
Politics & Economics»

Iran asks UN to act on US ban on new ambassador

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 12:41 PM

Washington has stood firm on its decision to deny entry to Hamid Abutalebi over his suspected links to hostage-takers.

UK military starts $16m expansion of Bahrain complex
Politics & Economics»

UK military starts $16m expansion of Bahrain complex

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 12:20 PM

The project at the UK Maritime Component Command (UKMCC) complex will be the biggest operational theatre outside the UK

Cherie Blair teams up with UAE’s Crescent for female mentoring program
Culture & Society»

Cherie Blair teams up with UAE’s Crescent for female mentoring program

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 11:47 AM

Crescent Enterprises employees with become mentors through the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

Dubai's Drake and Scull wins $40m Algeria contract
Construction»

Dubai's Drake and Scull wins $40m Algeria contract

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 11:26 AM

North African state limited the access of foreign companies to its construction market for decades


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