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African confederation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA job
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African confederation backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA job

Sunday, 7 February 2016 9:11 AM

Salman and Swiss Gianni Infantino are now clear front-runners to win this month's presidential election at soccer's ruling body FIFA

Dubai logistics giant targets 2-3 buyouts in 2016
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Dubai logistics giant targets 2-3 buyouts in 2016

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 1:33 PM

Courier Aramex says it will target Africa, Asia and United States for these acquisitions

Merged Al Noor, Mediclinic eyes Gulf expansion
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Merged Al Noor, Mediclinic eyes Gulf expansion

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 2:03 PM

Mediclinic International, which is to list on Feb 15, was formed after Mediclinic bought Al Noor for $2.2bn

Oman bans domestic workers from African countries
Politics & Economics»

Oman bans domestic workers from African countries

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 2:03 PM

Sultanate is reportedly refusing new visas to curb spread of crime, disease

Dubai mall operator says 2015 revenues up 8% to $7.43bn
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Dubai mall operator says 2015 revenues up 8% to $7.43bn

Monday, 1 February 2016 1:53 PM

Majid Al Futtaim says performance improved against backdrop of regional economic slowdown

Yves Saint Laurent museums to open in Marrakech and Paris
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Yves Saint Laurent museums to open in Marrakech and Paris

Sunday, 31 January 2016 12:20 PM

The museums will feature over 20,000 works by the late French designer

Tunisian PM says democracy will be preserved 'whatever the cost'
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Tunisian PM says democracy will be preserved 'whatever the cost'

Sunday, 24 January 2016 4:06 PM

Comment follows days of violent job protests and riots

UAE's Environmena sees huge rise in 2016 solar contracts
Energy»

UAE's Environmena sees huge rise in 2016 solar contracts

Thursday, 21 January 2016 1:26 PM

Abu Dhabi-based energy firm says deals are expected to increase ten-fold amid regional renewable power push

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Davos: World’s richest boast wealth 44%, while poorest continue to get poorer
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Davos: World’s richest boast wealth 44%, while poorest continue to get poorer

Tuesday, 19 January 2016 9:40 AM

Richest 62 people own same as half the world's population

Revealed: The World's 50 Richest Arabs 2016
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Revealed: The World's 50 Richest Arabs 2016

Monday, 18 January 2016 9:12 AM

Welcome to the 12th edition of the Arabian Business Rich List, our annual countdown of the 50 wealthiest Arabs.

Emirates to upgrade Zambia, Zimbabwe routes from Feb 1
Transport»

Emirates to upgrade Zambia, Zimbabwe routes from Feb 1

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 1:47 PM

Dubai airline says to deploy larger Boeing 777-300ER to add 97 extra Economy Class seats

Top Dubai tycoon to build second Al Habtoor City in Egypt
Construction»

Top Dubai tycoon to build second Al Habtoor City in Egypt

Friday, 8 January 2016 1:02 AM

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor says he is planning to build huge mixed-use project in Cairo

Fires rage at Libyan oil ports after ISIL attacks
Energy»

Fires rage at Libyan oil ports after ISIL attacks

Thursday, 7 January 2016 11:57 AM

State oil company appeals for unity against common enemy

Mid-air fight causes ministers' Riyadh flight to be cancelled
Transport»

Mid-air fight causes ministers' Riyadh flight to be cancelled

Tuesday, 5 January 2016 11:59 AM

A plane carrying three Egyptian ministers to the Saudi capital was forced to turn back after a fight broke out

Kuwaiti student murdered by fellow citizen in Cairo
Culture & Society»

Kuwaiti student murdered by fellow citizen in Cairo

Monday, 4 January 2016 2:40 PM

The students both suffered stab wounds during a fight over money in Egyptian capital


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