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GCC states looking to invest more in Africa as trade flows grow
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GCC states looking to invest more in Africa as trade flows grow

Friday, 19 December 2014 2:08 AM

New report says Gulf's push into Africa is broadening by sector and geographical location

Kellogg outbids Abraaj for third time in race for Egypt's Bisco
Banking & Finance»

Kellogg outbids Abraaj for third time in race for Egypt's Bisco

Thursday, 18 December 2014 1:40 PM

Breakfast cereal giant raises bid for snack maker, outbidding Dubai-based private equity group

Emiratis killed in plane crash in Egypt
Transport»

Emiratis killed in plane crash in Egypt

Thursday, 18 December 2014 10:32 AM

Authorities are investigating the cause of the accident involving a military aircraft

Dubai's Abraaj buys stake in Algerian logistics firm
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Abraaj buys stake in Algerian logistics firm

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 1:20 PM

Private equity firm says it has acquired interest in La Flèche Bleue Algérienne

Dubai's Abraaj sells 21% stake in healthcare provider
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Abraaj sells 21% stake in healthcare provider

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 1:13 PM

Private equity firm says it has divested stake in Integrated Diagnostics Holdings

World Bank urges Egypt to make reforms before investor conference
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World Bank urges Egypt to make reforms before investor conference

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 11:55 AM

President Sisi then placed infrastructure mega-projects like the development of a logistics and industrial hub around the Suez Canal at the top of his economic agenda

Islamist group criticises Egypt over arrest warrant for cleric
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Islamist group criticises Egypt over arrest warrant for cleric

Monday, 15 December 2014 4:18 PM

Interpol this month issued a Red Notice alert for Qatar-based Sheikh Youssef al-Qaradawi

Dubai-based company to build $1bn skyscraper in Morocco
Construction»

Dubai-based company to build $1bn skyscraper in Morocco

Monday, 15 December 2014 1:14 PM

Middle East Development said to be behind 540-metre skyscraper; will be Africa’s tallest tower

Algerian mayor shot dead by 'terrorists'
Politics & Economics»

Algerian mayor shot dead by 'terrorists'

Monday, 15 December 2014 12:06 PM

The mayor of a town south of Algiers was shot dead and had his throat slit by unidentified militants, policy have said

Dubai's Aramex buys South Africa's PostNet franchise
Transport»

Dubai's Aramex buys South Africa's PostNet franchise

Sunday, 14 December 2014 1:47 PM

$16.5m deal is part of logistic firm Aramex's focus on expanding in Africa

Libyan conflict parties clash over control of eastern oil ports
Politics & Economics»

Libyan conflict parties clash over control of eastern oil ports

Sunday, 14 December 2014 11:59 AM

OPEC producer has two governments vying for legitimacy

Etihad, South African Airways expand partnership deal
Transport»

Etihad, South African Airways expand partnership deal

Saturday, 13 December 2014 10:06 AM

South Africa's national carrier will launch Johannesburg to Abu Dhabi flights in 2015 as part of agreement

Saudi king extends $35m grant to help fight Ebola
Healthcare»

Saudi king extends $35m grant to help fight Ebola

Saturday, 13 December 2014 2:20 AM

Funding will be used to buy vital equipment to help schools, hospitals to battle spread of disease in West Africa

Bahrain's GFH inks JV deal to kickstart $3bn Tunis project
Construction»

Bahrain's GFH inks JV deal to kickstart $3bn Tunis project

Friday, 12 December 2014 9:48 AM

Gulf Finance House says it has signed agreement with France's Alliance International Holding

flydubai announces plan to launch three new routes in Q1
Transport»

flydubai announces plan to launch three new routes in Q1

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 3:48 PM

Low-cost airline says it will fly to Chennai, India Hargeisa, Somaliland and Nejran, Saudi Arabia from early in 2015


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