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Saudi Electricity signs $682m deals to power Riyadh metro
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Saudi Electricity signs $682m deals to power Riyadh metro

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 5:02 PM

Seven contracts are to build stations and lay cables for the rail system in the Saudi capital

Muslim NFL player 'penalised for prayer celebration'
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Muslim NFL player 'penalised for prayer celebration'

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 4:44 PM

Husain Abdullah reportedly receives penalty under National Football League's 'excessive celebration' rules

Etihad Rail to launch next phase of $11bn UAE rail network
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Etihad Rail to launch next phase of $11bn UAE rail network

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 4:28 PM

Acting CEO says set to secure gov't funding for 628km stage to connect ports in Abu Dhabi and Dubai with the Saudi and Omani borders

Airbus A350 wins European safety approval
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Airbus A350 wins European safety approval

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 4:21 PM

New aircraft is due to enter service with Qatar Airways before the end of this year

Pharrell Williams, The Who to headline Abu Dhabi F1 concerts
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Pharrell Williams, The Who to headline Abu Dhabi F1 concerts

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 4:08 PM

Legendary British rockers to appear in the UAE capital as part of 50th anniversary tour

Dubai in crackdown on fake iPhone 6 devices
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Dubai in crackdown on fake iPhone 6 devices

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 3:23 PM

TRA warns consumers to beware of counterfeit smartphones after several confiscated in various locations

Dubai's Emirates inks deal to manage African carrier
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Dubai's Emirates inks deal to manage African carrier

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 3:11 PM

Agreement does not include equity stake in Angolan flag carrier TAAG

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Kuwait starting to cut state subsidies, says IMF
Politics & Economics»

Kuwait starting to cut state subsidies, says IMF

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 2:51 PM

Government is in an advanced stage of preparing a plan to cut subsidies for kerosene and electricity - report

Dubai's Mirdif developer says mulling offers for takeover
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Dubai's Mirdif developer says mulling offers for takeover

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 2:44 PM

Dubai Development Co, which has built the Mirdif area of emirate, says it has identified parties for acquisition or merger deal

Dubai chefs to stage charity event for breast cancer
Culture & Society»

Dubai chefs to stage charity event for breast cancer

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 2:21 PM

The Chef’s United Ball at the Fairmont Hotel on the Palm, on October 30, 2014

Some win, some lose in Gulf's sukuk mutual fund market
Banking & Finance»

Some win, some lose in Gulf's sukuk mutual fund market

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 2:16 PM

Competition is heating up as the market widens and firms vie for a chunk of privately managed accounts

Dubai Chamber chief hails stability in real estate sector
Property»

Dubai Chamber chief hails stability in real estate sector

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 1:56 PM

Hamad Buamim says growth is more sustainable than previous boom because there is no shortage of housing stock

Qatar's economic growth edges up to 5.7% in Q2
Politics & Economics»

Qatar's economic growth edges up to 5.7% in Q2

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 1:39 PM

Robust non-oil activity outweighs a decline in the hydrocarbon sector, according to official data

Abu Dhabi's Al Jaber Group completes debt restructuring
Banking & Finance»

Abu Dhabi's Al Jaber Group completes debt restructuring

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 1:28 PM

Conglomerate's chairman hails 'great milestone'; says planning to execute new projects

Amanat Holdings says to launch IPO on Dubai's DFM
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Amanat Holdings says to launch IPO on Dubai's DFM

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 1:28 PM

Healthcare and education group says it aims to raise $374m to make acquisitions, set up partnerships


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