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Diamonds for loans scheme launched in Dubai
Banking & Finance»

Diamonds for loans scheme launched in Dubai

Friday, 29 May 2015 1:03 AM

Commercial Bank of Dubai and DMCC Tradeflow behind platform that allows diamonds to be used as collateral for financing

Etihad sees profits rise 52% to $73m
Transport»

Etihad sees profits rise 52% to $73m

Thursday, 28 May 2015 10:13 AM

UAE airline records fourth consecutive year of profit

Qatar's stock market drops after FIFA arrests
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Qatar's stock market drops after FIFA arrests

Thursday, 28 May 2015 9:38 AM

Gulf stock markets were weak as oil prices failed to recover from Tuesday's drop

Dubai's bourse to add trading-at-last session
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Dubai's bourse to add trading-at-last session

Monday, 25 May 2015 4:09 PM

Dubai Financial Market will add a five-minute 'trading-at-last session' to its daily routine

Oil prices edge up on firm Asian, US demand
Commodities»

Oil prices edge up on firm Asian, US demand

Monday, 25 May 2015 12:21 PM

Japan posts strong oil import figures

Arabtec shares drop on $36bn Egyptian deal speculation
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Arabtec shares drop on $36bn Egyptian deal speculation

Sunday, 24 May 2015 6:24 PM

Dubai's index falls 1.7% as most stocks decline; Arabtec stock sinks 3.3%

Dubai's Amlak Finance shares to resume trade on June 2 after 6-yr suspension
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Dubai's Amlak Finance shares to resume trade on June 2 after 6-yr suspension

Thursday, 21 May 2015 12:30 PM

Islamic mortgage provider is part-owned by Dubai's biggest developer Emaar Properties

Dubai's Amanat buys 4.14% stake in Al Noor Hospitals
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Amanat buys 4.14% stake in Al Noor Hospitals

Thursday, 21 May 2015 10:12 AM

Stake in London-listed United Arab Emirates healthcare firm was bought from Deutsche Bank for $68.1m

Saudi regulator cancels Arabian Contracting float plans
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Saudi regulator cancels Arabian Contracting float plans

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 4:55 PM

Capital Market Authority says it has taken the action at the request of the Saudi advertising firm

Oil prices rise on strong Japan, Australia economic data
Commodities»

Oil prices rise on strong Japan, Australia economic data

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 12:53 PM

By Japanese economy surprises with 2.4% annualised growth

Dubai's Emaar to float Egypt unit on Cairo bourse
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Emaar to float Egypt unit on Cairo bourse

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 10:14 AM

Burj Khalifa developer did not reveal a timeline, but confirmed it is to retain 87% of its subsidiary after the listing

Saudi Arabia regulator refers Mobily case to public prosecution
Markets»

Saudi Arabia regulator refers Mobily case to public prosecution

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 5:16 PM

Capital Market Authority launched investigation into the firm in November after Mobily restated a year and a half of its earnings

Saudi-listed property firms see Q1 profits rise by 52%
Property»

Saudi-listed property firms see Q1 profits rise by 52%

Monday, 11 May 2015 1:57 PM

Total value of profits accumulated by the eight real estate companies said to be $207m in Q1

Gulf bourses mixed on weaker oil and Yemen truce
Markets»

Gulf bourses mixed on weaker oil and Yemen truce

Sunday, 10 May 2015 5:40 PM

Dubai's stock market rises by 1.1% while Saudi bourse slips as oil price falls from 2015 highs

MSCI to launch Saudi Arabia, GCC indexes on June 1
Markets»

MSCI to launch Saudi Arabia, GCC indexes on June 1

Friday, 8 May 2015 2:17 PM

Kingdom's bourse is by far the biggest in the Arab world and one of the last major exchanges globally to open up


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