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Lexus goes 'Back to the Future' with hoverboard prototype
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Lexus goes 'Back to the Future' with hoverboard prototype

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:11 AM

Japanese carmaker using magnetic levitation to achieve frictionless movement

New $62m RAK shopping mall set to be completed in Q3 2016
Construction»

New $62m RAK shopping mall set to be completed in Q3 2016

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:10 AM

Expansion work at Manar Mall in Ras Al Khaimah will see the net leasable area at the mall rise from 30,000 to 60,000 sq m

Oil prices forecast to rise over next two years on demand growth
Energy»

Oil prices forecast to rise over next two years on demand growth

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:10 AM

Reuters poll of 31 analysts predicts that prices will remain stable to average $62 for remainder of 2015

UAE's Yahsat launches broadband services in Pakistan
Technology»

UAE's Yahsat launches broadband services in Pakistan

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:10 AM

Tech firm says customers across Pakistan will now be able to connect to satellite broadband to avoid congested networks

Qatar Airways says to upgrade routes across global network
Transport»

Qatar Airways says to upgrade routes across global network

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:10 AM

Doha carrier to add flights to Dubai, Jeddah, Peshawar, Kuala Lumpur, Belgrade, Sofia, Asmara, Djibouti, Najaf, Luxor, Salalah and Zanzibar

MidEast carriers see 18% cargo demand growth in May
Transport»

MidEast carriers see 18% cargo demand growth in May

Friday, 3 July 2015 9:10 AM

New IATA data shows region far outperformed any other in the world on back of increased trade

US, Euro currency moves pose challenge to Dubai hotel profits
Travel & Hospitality»

US, Euro currency moves pose challenge to Dubai hotel profits

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:57 AM

New report shows average room rates slump by over 10% in May, RevPAR falls by 8.7%

Dubai's Nshama awards contracts for Town Square mega project
Construction»

Dubai's Nshama awards contracts for Town Square mega project

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:32 AM

Developer hires construction firms to build Zahra apartments and townhouses and Safi apartments

Dubai sets up medical council to improve healthcare quality
Healthcare»

Dubai sets up medical council to improve healthcare quality

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:31 AM

Dubai Health Authority says new council will identify challenges and present effective solutions

Qatar's ARTIC inks deal to buy luxury Washington hotel
Travel & Hospitality»

Qatar's ARTIC inks deal to buy luxury Washington hotel

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:31 AM

Al Rayyan Tourism Investment Company acquires St Regis Washington, DC, located close to White House

Swiss firm inks $150m maintenance deal with Etihad Airways
Transport»

Swiss firm inks $150m maintenance deal with Etihad Airways

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:31 AM

SR Technics says it has been selected to provide integrated component services for Etihad's Boeing 787 fleet

Paris Hilton said to be 'in on Dubai plane prank'
Media»

Paris Hilton said to be 'in on Dubai plane prank'

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:30 AM

TMZ claims to have seen a document proving she was offered large sums of money to take part in the TV hoax

Dinosaur skeleton on sale for $24m by Dubai website
Culture & Society»

Dinosaur skeleton on sale for $24m by Dubai website

Thursday, 2 July 2015 4:33 PM

Brontosaurus dinosaur skeleton is 85% complete and was discovered 10 years ago in the US

UAE's Al Jaber seeks new terms for $4.5bn restructured debt
Banking & Finance»

UAE's Al Jaber seeks new terms for $4.5bn restructured debt

Thursday, 2 July 2015 4:28 PM

Sources say family-owned conglomerate is keen to reduce interest rate on debt and extend loan maturity

Sony to release PS4 console upgrade in MidEast just before Eid
Gadgets»

Sony to release PS4 console upgrade in MidEast just before Eid

Thursday, 2 July 2015 4:05 PM

Storage-guzzling 1TB system gets welcome upgrade, available on July 15


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