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Thousands turn up for funeral of Saudi suicide attack victims
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Thousands turn up for funeral of Saudi suicide attack victims

Monday, 25 May 2015 8:27 PM

Friday's attack was one of the deadliest assaults in recent years in the largest Gulf Arab country

US comedienne Ellen DeGeneres visits Dubai restaurant
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US comedienne Ellen DeGeneres visits Dubai restaurant

Monday, 25 May 2015 7:13 PM

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has private dinner at The Act restaurant at the Shangri La hotel

New Saudi airline says to start flying in November
Transport»

New Saudi airline says to start flying in November

Monday, 25 May 2015 5:28 PM

Dammam-based Saudi Gulf Airlines announces launch date after receiving regulatory approvals

Dubai's bourse to add trading-at-last session
Markets»

Dubai's bourse to add trading-at-last session

Monday, 25 May 2015 4:09 PM

Dubai Financial Market will add a five-minute 'trading-at-last session' to its daily routine

Hilton announces plan for new Dubai World Central hotel
Travel & Hospitality»

Hilton announces plan for new Dubai World Central hotel

Monday, 25 May 2015 3:27 PM

Hotel giant says Hilton Dubai World Central will have 535 rooms; slated to open in early 2019

UAE retailer creates record-breaking $2m diamond guitar
Luxury Living»

UAE retailer creates record-breaking $2m diamond guitar

Monday, 25 May 2015 3:15 PM

Guitar has over 400 carat diamonds set in 1.6kg of 18 carat gold

Revealed: Emirates had over 400,000 job applications in past year
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Revealed: Emirates had over 400,000 job applications in past year

Monday, 25 May 2015 2:52 PM

Online interest for operational jobs, not including cabin crew, came from 227 different countries

UAE's Gulf Capital says eyeing four deals in Egypt
Banking & Finance»

UAE's Gulf Capital says eyeing four deals in Egypt

Monday, 25 May 2015 2:40 PM

Abu Dhabi-based private equity firm mulls deals in healthcare, oil and gas, petrochemicals and consumer goods

Abu Dhabi's ADIB eyes UAE expats as industry growth slows
Banking & Finance»

Abu Dhabi's ADIB eyes UAE expats as industry growth slows

Monday, 25 May 2015 2:40 PM

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank says will focus on winning more business in the expatriate community this year

Dubai to get Lego-themed hotel as theme park expands
Travel & Hospitality»

Dubai to get Lego-themed hotel as theme park expands

Monday, 25 May 2015 2:01 PM

Dubai Parks and Resorts says first hotel of its kind in Middle East is scheduled to be built in 2018

Hezbollah says it will step up presence in Syria as needed
Politics & Economics»

Hezbollah says it will step up presence in Syria as needed

Monday, 25 May 2015 12:31 PM

Lebanese Shi'ite movement backed by Iran, is a staunch ally of Assad in the four-year-long Syrian civil war

ISIL kills at least 400 people, including children, in Palmyra, says Syria
Politics & Economics»

ISIL kills at least 400 people, including children, in Palmyra, says Syria

Monday, 25 May 2015 12:26 PM

Militants seized the city of 50,000 people, site of some of the world's most extensive and best preserved ancient Roman ruins

Arabtec project to build a million homes approved by Egypt, says gov't official
Construction»

Arabtec project to build a million homes approved by Egypt, says gov't official

Monday, 25 May 2015 11:11 AM

Dubai-based builder has received Egyptian cabinet approval for $36.7bn deal

Arabtec shares drop on $36bn Egyptian deal speculation
Markets»

Arabtec shares drop on $36bn Egyptian deal speculation

Sunday, 24 May 2015 6:24 PM

Dubai's index falls 1.7% as most stocks decline; Arabtec stock sinks 3.3%

Gulf blue chips commit to training 49,000 young people
Politics & Economics»

Gulf blue chips commit to training 49,000 young people

Sunday, 24 May 2015 6:14 PM

Prominent firms stump up support for new youth unemployment target for WEF’s Regional Business Council


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