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Egyptian cenbank pays back $1bn debt owed to Qatar
Banking & Finance»

Egyptian cenbank pays back $1bn debt owed to Qatar

Saturday, 2 July 2016 1:19 AM

Cairo's relations with Qatar deteriorated after the Egyptian army deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi in July 2013

Recruitment firm targets UAE, inks deal to provide VIP butlers
Luxury Living»

Recruitment firm targets UAE, inks deal to provide VIP butlers

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:51 AM

Savoir Vivre says it is now working with VIP households, royal palaces, yacht and private jet owners in the UAE

10% of Saudi's Generation Y do not watch TV, says survey
Media»

10% of Saudi's Generation Y do not watch TV, says survey

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:50 AM

Boston Consulting Group report reveals impact of digital age on traditional media in Gulf kingdom

Emirati female weightlifter confirmed for Rio Olympics
Sport»

Emirati female weightlifter confirmed for Rio Olympics

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:50 AM

Emirates Weightlifting Federation says Aisha Al Balushi will participate in the 58kg weight category

Indian spice giant unveils $95m food factory in Ajman
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Indian spice giant unveils $95m food factory in Ajman

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:49 AM

Arab & India Spices says plant will help it achieve annual turnover of $272m per year

Dubai's Najibi launches $297m active lifestyle project in Australia
Construction»

Dubai's Najibi launches $297m active lifestyle project in Australia

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:49 AM

Company says Sunshine Coast project will include water park, extreme water sports facility, hotel, restaurants and shops

MENA region forecast to see 'lowest growth in 30 years' in 2016
Politics & Economics»

MENA region forecast to see 'lowest growth in 30 years' in 2016

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:48 AM

Regional economy to expand by 1.3% in 2016; UAE, Morocco best performers while Bahrain, Oman, Egypt will be worst

Groups urge UN Human Rights Council suspension of Saudi Arabia
Politics & Economics»

Groups urge UN Human Rights Council suspension of Saudi Arabia

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:48 AM

Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International call for suspension over 'unlawful airstrikes' in Yemen

Dubai property prices rise in May, down 5.3% annually
Property»

Dubai property prices rise in May, down 5.3% annually

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:48 AM

New report highlights marginal increases in sales prices and rents in May after months of declines

MENA governments forecast to spend $11.5bn on IT in 2016
Technology»

MENA governments forecast to spend $11.5bn on IT in 2016

Friday, 1 July 2016 10:08 AM

Gartner Inc says telecom services will be the largest category with $4.7bn set to be spent this year

German recycling firm to create 400 jobs in Sharjah
Technology»

German recycling firm to create 400 jobs in Sharjah

Friday, 1 July 2016 10:08 AM

SOEX Group is set to begin operations from Hamriyah Free Zone by the middle of 2017

Saudi jewellery firm L'azurde to double number of shops by 2018
Markets»

Saudi jewellery firm L'azurde to double number of shops by 2018

Friday, 1 July 2016 10:07 AM

Newly-listed retailer sees expansion mainly in the Gulf but also in Egypt, Morocco and Algeria

Qatar Foundation says to cease radio services in October
Media»

Qatar Foundation says to cease radio services in October

Friday, 1 July 2016 10:06 AM

Arabic and English radio stations will cease broadcasting after 'transitional phase' over next four months

Dubai said to mull road toll increases to pay for $1bn projects
Transport»

Dubai said to mull road toll increases to pay for $1bn projects

Friday, 1 July 2016 12:20 AM

Transport authority chief says planning to invite bids for road projects as part of plans to upgrade transport links

Bahrain private wealth set to grow to $300bn by 2020
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain private wealth set to grow to $300bn by 2020

Friday, 1 July 2016 12:19 AM

New report says private wealth in Gulf kingdom is expected to rise by a third over next few years


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