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Bahrain's Investcorp says to buy Spanish ceramics firm
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Bahrain's Investcorp says to buy Spanish ceramics firm

Thursday, 29 January 2015 3:13 PM

Investment company inks deal to buy Fritta from Nazca Private Equity; says awaiting approval from Spanish regulators

Dubai urged to relax bankruptcy, bounced cheque rules
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Dubai urged to relax bankruptcy, bounced cheque rules

Thursday, 29 January 2015 1:52 PM

Deloitte report identifies regulatory changes required to enable Dubai to reach next level as financial hub

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Travelex, UAE Exchange to merge and list in Abu Dhabi
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Travelex, UAE Exchange to merge and list in Abu Dhabi

Thursday, 29 January 2015 1:51 PM

Chairman BR Shetty says two firms will greatly benefit from tie-up; IPO seen by early 2017

Dubai's Mashreq seeks builder for new HQ project
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Dubai's Mashreq seeks builder for new HQ project

Thursday, 29 January 2015 1:51 PM

Mashreq issues tender to build 151m tall building in Burj Khalifa area of Dubai; sets April deadline for bids

UAE's First Gulf Bank reports 13% jump in Q4 net profit
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UAE's First Gulf Bank reports 13% jump in Q4 net profit

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 5:30 PM

Third largest lender in the UAE beats analysts estimates by making $422m profit in three months to Dec 31

Real Madrid said to rename stadium 'Abu Dhabi Bernabéu'
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Real Madrid said to rename stadium 'Abu Dhabi Bernabéu'

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 3:44 PM

Reports suggest renaming plan after Spanish football club signed partnership with Abu Dhabi fund IPIC in October

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Saudi's Bateel confirms equity fund deal to drive global growth
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Saudi's Bateel confirms equity fund deal to drive global growth

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 3:31 PM

Gourmet date firm says it is partnering with L Capital Asia, which is sponsored by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton

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Qatari-led group wins $4bn battle to buy London's banking district
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Qatari-led group wins $4bn battle to buy London's banking district

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 3:17 PM

Songbird Estates drops opposition to bid by consortium led by Qatar Investment Authority to buy Canary Wharf

UAE's largest lender posts 28% rise in Q4 net profit
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UAE's largest lender posts 28% rise in Q4 net profit

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 2:31 PM

National Bank of Abu Dhabi says it made net profit of $373m in the three months to Dec 31

Abu Dhabi's economic growth to slow in 2015 amid oil slump
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Abu Dhabi's economic growth to slow in 2015 amid oil slump

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 2:23 PM

Moody's says lower oil price will put an end to four consecutive years of double-digit fiscal surpluses

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Emirates warns of currency shifts eating into fuel-cost benefits
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Emirates warns of currency shifts eating into fuel-cost benefits

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 4:55 PM

Senior exec says currency fluctuations in Europe and Russia likely to limit the profitability boost from lower oil prices

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Abu Dhabi's UNB posts 42% rise in Q4 net profit
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Abu Dhabi's UNB posts 42% rise in Q4 net profit

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 3:20 PM

Union National Bank, 50% owned by the Abu Dhabi gov't, reports net profit of $118m in three months to Dec 31

Saudi gourmet date firm Bateel said to eye stake sale
Retail»

Saudi gourmet date firm Bateel said to eye stake sale

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 1:45 PM

Sources say company is looking to sell up to 40% with Louis Vuitton-backed firm thought to be a bidder

Abu Dhabi's Aabar gets nod to tighten grip on Arabtec
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Abu Dhabi's Aabar gets nod to tighten grip on Arabtec

Monday, 26 January 2015 4:36 PM

Unit of Aabar Investments receives regulatory approval to buy a further 100 million shares in Dubai construction giant

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Jamie Oliver’s Istanbul restaurant files for bankruptcy after 14 months
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Jamie Oliver’s Istanbul restaurant files for bankruptcy after 14 months

Monday, 26 January 2015 3:26 PM

Management claim the difficult Turkish economy was to blame, but say it will reopen


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