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Why Dubai should consider removing the rent cap
Property»

Why Dubai should consider removing the rent cap

Friday, 21 November 2014 1:34 PM

Property prices in Dubai seem to be fairly stable, and it may be time to rethink the need for the rent cap.

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A decade to forget for the Dubai Pearl
Property»

A decade to forget for the Dubai Pearl

Saturday, 15 November 2014 12:41 PM

Omnix Holdings started work in 2004 on what it said was set to be one of the largest construction projects on the planet

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Focus: The tough questions facing Saudi Arabia's economy
Politics & Economics»

Focus: The tough questions facing Saudi Arabia's economy

Monday, 10 November 2014 3:15 PM

The kingdom has vast oil reserves but changing local and region issues are presenting it will some major challenges

FOCUS: The UAE’s pressing need for legislative reform, by Dr Habib Al Mulla
Politics & Economics»

FOCUS: The UAE’s pressing need for legislative reform, by Dr Habib Al Mulla

Monday, 10 November 2014 10:51 AM

The absence of up-to-date laws only serves to hinder the progress of the region’s most innovative economy, says one of the region's prominent legal minds

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Making sense of storage
StartUp»

Making sense of storage

Sunday, 9 November 2014 3:39 PM

Declan Brady, Managing Director at Glenbeigh Records Management Dubai, discusses data storage, and why it is so important for small businesses

Be an expert in your field
StartUp»

Be an expert in your field

Sunday, 9 November 2014 3:39 PM

Thea Myhvold, founder and managing director of education start-up Teach Me Now, offers a few tips to help you stand out as an expert in your chosen sector

The bravest thing Branson could do right now is hang up his space helmet
Transport»

The bravest thing Branson could do right now is hang up his space helmet

Saturday, 8 November 2014 1:26 PM

Quitting Virgin Galactic now would not be weak, or cowardice, but brave and heroic, says Anil Bhoyrul.

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4 Steps to becoming a digital force
StartUp»

4 Steps to becoming a digital force

Wednesday, 5 November 2014 9:08 AM

Fatima El Malki looks at the power of social media and how it can affect your brand in various ways

Saudi Arabia is not declaring a volume war (yet): Kemp
Energy»

Saudi Arabia is not declaring a volume war (yet): Kemp

Tuesday, 4 November 2014 6:55 PM

US imports from Saudi Arabia in August were just 70% of the average level for the past ten years

We need to protect our ideas
Politics & Economics»

We need to protect our ideas

Saturday, 1 November 2014 11:29 AM

Intellectual property rights in the GCC are more important than ever, says Patrick Gearon

When is a cold call not a cold call?
Banking & Finance»

When is a cold call not a cold call?

Saturday, 1 November 2014 1:58 AM

UAE residents are increasingly finding themselves in financial difficulty, yet the banks are doing little to help, says Ed Attwood

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Indian power means UAE power
Transport»

Indian power means UAE power

Sunday, 26 October 2014 9:19 AM

We present the most influential men and women of Indian origin who are making a difference in the UAE’s business and industry today.

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Cracking the online payments puzzle in MENA
Technology»

Cracking the online payments puzzle in MENA

Monday, 20 October 2014 11:41 AM

Khaldoon Tabaza looks at why both investors and founders are worried about venturing into e-commerce businesses

Do you actually own your house?
Property»

Do you actually own your house?

Saturday, 18 October 2014 9:41 AM

Transparency and disclosure should be the hallmarks of any mature property market, says Ed Attwood

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Should Dubai introduce a second stock market?
Markets»

Should Dubai introduce a second stock market?

Saturday, 11 October 2014 2:07 AM

Anil Bhoyrul poses the question as analysts suggest up to 25 firms in the UAE are now planning an IPO

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    Why Dubai should consider removing the rent cap

    Not even one comment supporting the author. I wonder if he is trying to create a bubble. more

    Monday, 24 November 2014 2:25 PM - Anil
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    Life sentence for London hammer attacker

    The death sentence is a free pass. The purpose of punishment has always been to provide a lesson for misbehaving. No one learns a lesson by dying. Life... more

    Friday, 21 November 2014 2:02 PM - LordLands
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    Is this the end of F1?

    Compare this to WEC and you see a stark difference. The 'formula' for WEC is much more wider and more accomodating. They have been runnning hybrids for... more

    Monday, 24 November 2014 2:30 PM - Vincent