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UAE private sector growth slumps to near 4-year low in January
Politics & Economics»

UAE private sector growth slumps to near 4-year low in January

Saturday, 6 February 2016 12:58 AM

Start of 2016 signals another loss of growth momentum at UAE non-oil private sector firms

Spanish energy firm to offload UAE solar stake in fire sale
Energy»

Spanish energy firm to offload UAE solar stake in fire sale

Saturday, 6 February 2016 12:58 AM

Indebted Abengoa will sell its 20% holding in Shams-1 power plant as it bids to avoid bankruptcy

RAK Ceramics takes full control of UK, German units
Banking & Finance»

RAK Ceramics takes full control of UK, German units

Friday, 5 February 2016 10:16 AM

UAE-based company also announces the appointment of a new leadership team to head its core European operations

Bahrain's Investcorp buys stake in Saudi retail firm
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain's Investcorp buys stake in Saudi retail firm

Friday, 5 February 2016 10:15 AM

Investment firm says it has acquired minority interest in supermarket and hypermarket group Bindawood

Qatar named as least corrupt country in Middle East
Politics & Economics»

Qatar named as least corrupt country in Middle East

Friday, 5 February 2016 12:58 AM

Latest Transparency International rankings reveal Gulf state has leapfrogged the UAE in global list

Gulf buyers of luxury London homes more than halve since 2014
Property»

Gulf buyers of luxury London homes more than halve since 2014

Friday, 5 February 2016 12:57 AM

Turmoil on world markets may have taken the shine off London's luxury property market for Middle Eastern investors

Barclays said to hand Qatar deal documents over to UK's SFO
Banking & Finance»

Barclays said to hand Qatar deal documents over to UK's SFO

Thursday, 4 February 2016 7:59 PM

Barclays has been under investigation since 2012 by regulators including Serious Fraud Office over Gulf investments

25% probability of Saudi FX devaluation soon, says SocGen
Politics & Economics»

25% probability of Saudi FX devaluation soon, says SocGen

Thursday, 4 February 2016 2:31 PM

Societe Generale says that possibility will rise to 40% if oil prices stay at current level throughout 2016

UAE expats, nationals retain addiction to debt
Culture & Society»

UAE expats, nationals retain addiction to debt

Thursday, 4 February 2016 1:43 PM

Research says temptations of shopping malls, fast cars and fancy holidays are putting paid to attempts to save for the future

Saudi private sector growth drops to record low in January
Politics & Economics»

Saudi private sector growth drops to record low in January

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 2:32 PM

Loss of growth momentum sees business conditions improve at weakest pace since 2009

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

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

Barclays to lay off 150 staff in Dubai, close Emaar Square office – report
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Barclays to lay off 150 staff in Dubai, close Emaar Square office – report

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 12:36 PM

British lender to relocate staff to DIFC office, move follows retrenchments by other lenders in UAE

Perfect storm for UAE small businesses as payments, hiring and confidence all drop
StartUp»

Perfect storm for UAE small businesses as payments, hiring and confidence all drop

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 11:33 AM

Gulf Finance SME survey reports declining sentiment in Q4, but cautious optimism for year ahead

Troubled Indian group nears sale of top London hotel to Qatar
Travel & Hospitality»

Troubled Indian group nears sale of top London hotel to Qatar

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 9:25 AM

Sahara to sell Grosvenor House hotel to Gulf state for as much as $337m

Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund assets to fall by 5% by end-2016 – Fitch
Banking & Finance»

Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund assets to fall by 5% by end-2016 – Fitch

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 9:06 AM

Ratings agency says UAE capital likely to draw down ADIA assets while issuing bonds to plug budget deficit


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