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CEO of Dubai's Abraaj says Africa is key to investment plan
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CEO of Dubai's Abraaj says Africa is key to investment plan

Saturday, 21 January 2017 1:25 AM

Arif Naqvi says investment firm is betting on Africa's rising middle class consuming more goods

Ethiopia's Tamirat Tola wins Dubai Marathon in record time
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Ethiopia's Tamirat Tola wins Dubai Marathon in record time

Friday, 20 January 2017 9:47 PM

Tola picks up $150,000 bonus for beating course record which was set by Ayele Abshero in 2012

Emirates says to launch third daily Nairobi flight in June
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Emirates says to launch third daily Nairobi flight in June

Thursday, 19 January 2017 2:13 PM

Additional flight will increase the number of scheduled Emirates flights to Kenyan capital to 21 a week

More labour market, bankruptcy reforms urged to drive MidEast growth
Politics & Economics»

More labour market, bankruptcy reforms urged to drive MidEast growth

Thursday, 19 January 2017 1:57 PM

World Economic Forum’s MENA Business Council outlines plan to create jobs and stability in region

$250k bonus offered for Dubai Marathon world record run
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$250k bonus offered for Dubai Marathon world record run

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 4:46 PM

Bonus is in addition to first prize of $200,000, making Dubai the richest marathon race in the world

Ethiopian legend Bekele confirmed for Dubai Marathon
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Ethiopian legend Bekele confirmed for Dubai Marathon

Saturday, 14 January 2017 1:40 AM

Bekele will run in Dubai on January 20, just weeks after running the second fastest marathon ever

Saudi's Kingdom sells 100% stake in Accra hotel for $100m
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Saudi's Kingdom sells 100% stake in Accra hotel for $100m

Tuesday, 10 January 2017 5:00 PM

Prince Alwaleed's investment vehicle sells interest in Mövenpick Hotel Ambassador Accra to Mauritius fund

Abu Dhabi's ADFD in talks of funding new projects in Morocco
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Abu Dhabi's ADFD in talks of funding new projects in Morocco

Saturday, 7 January 2017 1:56 PM

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development dispatches delegation to Morocco to study and assess new development projects

Dubai's DP World mulling plans to set up Egyptian dry port
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Dubai's DP World mulling plans to set up Egyptian dry port

Monday, 2 January 2017 2:06 PM

Port operator is said to be sending delegation to Egypt to hold talks on possible investments

Seven Saudis, three Lebanese among 39 killed in Istanbul attack
Culture & Society»

Seven Saudis, three Lebanese among 39 killed in Istanbul attack

Sunday, 1 January 2017 4:22 PM

Ten Saudis also injured in the attack at a packed nightclub on the shores of Istanbul's Bosphorus waterway

Egypt court agrees to give Red Sea islands control to Saudi Arabia
Politics & Economics»

Egypt court agrees to give Red Sea islands control to Saudi Arabia

Saturday, 31 December 2016 6:30 PM

Appeals court upholds gov't agreement in a case that has prompted rare street protests from Egyptians

Kuwait fund says to help finance Ivory Coast power project
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait fund says to help finance Ivory Coast power project

Monday, 26 December 2016 2:41 PM

Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development agrees to lend funds for substation construction

Egypt confirms Al Jazeera producer's arrest for 'provoking sedition'
Culture & Society»

Egypt confirms Al Jazeera producer's arrest for 'provoking sedition'

Sunday, 25 December 2016 9:13 PM

Judicial sources said Mahmoud Hussain, who was detained on Friday, was being held on charges of disturbing public security and spreading false news

Egyptian police said to arrest Al Jazeera news producer
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Egyptian police said to arrest Al Jazeera news producer

Saturday, 24 December 2016 1:10 AM

Mahmoud Hussain is accused of attempting to overthrow the government, being member of banned Muslim Brotherhood

Passengers freed from plane hijacked by Gaddafi loyalists
Transport»

Passengers freed from plane hijacked by Gaddafi loyalists

Friday, 23 December 2016 6:58 PM

Aircraft was on an internal flight in Libya on Friday morning when it was diverted to Malta


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