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The cost of cloud seeding in the UAE
GCC»

The cost of cloud seeding in the UAE

Sunday, 16 April 2017 9:37 AM

As the country ramps up efforts to increase artificial rainfall, the wet weather is having an effect on residents

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Filipino expats in Gulf look to hardman Duterte
Politics & Economics»

Filipino expats in Gulf look to hardman Duterte

Thursday, 13 April 2017 4:52 PM

President on tour of region as more than a million Filipino workers are spread across Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Qatar

Qatar’s love affair with the UK is at stake
Politics & Economics»

Qatar’s love affair with the UK is at stake

Thursday, 13 April 2017 11:49 AM

GCC country plans to increase its investment in the United Kingdom by $6.3bn over next five years

Analysis: Winning the battle against the Gulf's dirty laundry
Banking & Finance»

Analysis: Winning the battle against the Gulf's dirty laundry

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 9:24 AM

With its strategic trading position, it is little surprise the Gulf has been used as a thoroughfare for illicit funds. But banks, regulators and technology firms are clubbing together in the fight against financial crime, and hope to wash corruption out of the system for good.

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The cost of the US laptop ban
Transport»

The cost of the US laptop ban

Sunday, 2 April 2017 9:05 AM

Aviation analysts and airline bosses are warning of significant impacts

UAE banking merger could be just the start
Banking & Finance»

UAE banking merger could be just the start

Sunday, 2 April 2017 9:05 AM

First Gulf Bank and National Bank of Abu Dhabi has created the largest financial institution in the country

With monster trucks and Comic-Con, Saudis defy killjoy image
Culture & Society»

With monster trucks and Comic-Con, Saudis defy killjoy image

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 2:16 PM

Clerics and many citizens still consider it all very sinful, but the growing entertainment scene has a powerful backer in Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed

Focus: 'Amazon did not come to the region for Souq.com alone'
Retail»

Focus: 'Amazon did not come to the region for Souq.com alone'

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 2:12 PM

E-commerce experts say retailers will have to up their game following Amazon’s acquisition of the UAE online retailer this week

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A humbler Qatar still wants to punch above its weight
Politics & Economics»

A humbler Qatar still wants to punch above its weight

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 11:05 AM

Qatar has acquired more than $335bn worth of assets around the globe, buying up trophies such as London’s Shard

Saudi Arabia spends money to make money
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia spends money to make money

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 8:17 PM

Tour of Asia by Saudi Arabia's King Salman advances drive to attract foreign investment but comes with an expensive price tag

Q&A: The laptop ban and what it means when flying from Dubai and Abu Dhabi
Transport»

Q&A: The laptop ban and what it means when flying from Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 8:59 AM

Couldn't a laptop with a bomb inside still pose a danger within the cargo hold?

Railways are huge priority for the GCC
Construction»

Railways are huge priority for the GCC

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 9:28 AM

Rail has the potential to dramatically affect Gulf economies, but budget constraints are delaying projects

Where is Bahrain headed?
Politics & Economics»

Where is Bahrain headed?

Sunday, 19 March 2017 9:24 AM

The kingdom has identified jewels in its accelerating non-oil economy to forge a new path

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Trump, Saudi Arabia in mutual embrace
Politics & Economics»

Trump, Saudi Arabia in mutual embrace

Thursday, 16 March 2017 2:46 PM

US President Donald Trump may not be popular in much of the Muslim world but he has been embraced by Saudi Arabia

Your AI-powered doctor
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Your AI-powered doctor

Thursday, 16 March 2017 1:29 PM

How pioneering research project could one day help influence the future of medicine


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