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Dubai supermarkets must provide non-Muslim foods cashier
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Dubai supermarkets must provide non-Muslim foods cashier

Thursday, 29 January 2015 1:52 PM

Dubai Municipality says supermarkets must make arrangements for designated counter for products like pork

Kuwait cuts diesel fuel prices after political pressure
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Kuwait cuts diesel fuel prices after political pressure

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 8:04 PM

Move comes after political opposition to price hikes at filling stations which came in earlier this month

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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

GCC retail sales forecast to reach $284.5bn by 2018
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GCC retail sales forecast to reach $284.5bn by 2018

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 2:07 PM

New report says Qatar will be fastest growing retail market in region; food sales set to be key driver of growth

UAE's EMKE rises in new list of world's biggest retailers
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UAE's EMKE rises in new list of world's biggest retailers

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 4:12 PM

Retailer, which runs the Lulu chain of supermarkets, jumps 14 places to 183rd in Deloitte list with revenues of $5bn

Dubai's MAF says revenues up 11% to $6.8bn in 2014
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Dubai's MAF says revenues up 11% to $6.8bn in 2014

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 2:54 PM

Shopping malls operator Majid Al Futtaim says it plans to double size of business over the next five years

Saudi gourmet date firm Bateel said to eye stake sale
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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

UAE online retailer expands operations amid growing orders
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UAE online retailer expands operations amid growing orders

Monday, 26 January 2015 4:13 PM

Namshi.com, which specialises in fashion and lifestyle retail, opens warehouse to allows processing of 30,000 orders per day

Gulf's largest indoor entertainment hub set to open on Pearl-Qatar
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Gulf's largest indoor entertainment hub set to open on Pearl-Qatar

Monday, 26 January 2015 2:43 PM

Megapolis will include arcades and indoor attractions like golf, bowling, snooker, billiard and darts, plus high tech 3D and 5D games

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Dubai's Marka to launch world's first UEFA concept stores
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Dubai's Marka to launch world's first UEFA concept stores

Sunday, 25 January 2015 3:49 PM

Retail firm announces deal with UEFA to open UEFA Champions League Experience in Yas Mall in May, with more to follow

Retreat of Russian shoppers fails to dent Dubai retailers
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Retreat of Russian shoppers fails to dent Dubai retailers

Sunday, 25 January 2015 3:25 PM

Early figures show Dubai Shopping Festival has seen an 18% increase in footfall during the first two weeks

Dubai's MAF appoints new shopping malls unit chief
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Dubai's MAF appoints new shopping malls unit chief

Saturday, 24 January 2015 9:52 AM

Michael Cesarz is hired as CEO of malls business division; is second recent senior exec appointment

Mace hired to manage Abu Dhabi's $1bn Reem Mall project
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Mace hired to manage Abu Dhabi's $1bn Reem Mall project

Saturday, 24 January 2015 9:51 AM

International consultants are appointed for mega shopping mall; construction set to start this year with completion slated in 2018

Chocolatier opens new factory in Dubai for Gulf retail push
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Chocolatier opens new factory in Dubai for Gulf retail push

Friday, 23 January 2015 9:31 AM

Lebanese firm Patchi to employ 150 people at new facility producing 3,000kg of chocolate per day

Nakheel confirms Waitrose as first Al Khail anchor tenant
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Nakheel confirms Waitrose as first Al Khail anchor tenant

Thursday, 22 January 2015 4:19 PM

British upmarket supermarket will occupy 35,000 sq ft space at new mall in Jumeirah Village Triangle


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