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Marwan Koukash says willing to pay cash for Australian rugby club
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Marwan Koukash says willing to pay cash for Australian rugby club

Monday, 1 September 2014 1:18 PM

Palestinian-born billionaire reportedly wants to own an NRL club in time for next year's kickoff

California high school retires Arab mascot
Culture & Society»

California high school retires Arab mascot

Monday, 1 September 2014 1:18 PM

Coachella Valley High School agrees to give the mascot the school’s logo a makeover - report

Fifty of The World island owners 'looking to build'
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Fifty of The World island owners 'looking to build'

Monday, 1 September 2014 1:18 PM

Island owners want to begin construction if they can find the right joint venture partner, says Heart of Europe chief

Unapologetic luxury: A Billionaire’s floating playground
Cars & Boats»

Unapologetic luxury: A Billionaire’s floating playground

Monday, 1 September 2014 12:10 PM

Super yacht “The Streets of Monaco” mimics the key landmarks of the city-state

Property stocks lift UAE markets
Stocks»

Property stocks lift UAE markets

Monday, 1 September 2014 12:00 PM

Shares in Emaar surged again after strong trading yesterday

Sharjah to meet investors ahead of debut sukuk issue - official
Sukuk»

Sharjah to meet investors ahead of debut sukuk issue - official

Monday, 1 September 2014 11:59 AM

Sharjah is keen to expand its investor base

Bahrain approves $796 minimum salary for hospitality sector workers
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain approves $796 minimum salary for hospitality sector workers

Monday, 1 September 2014 11:59 AM

Minister of Labour plans to subsidise salaries of Bahraini employees working in hotels and restaurants

Three lose appeal over Bahrain F1 attack plot
Culture & Society»

Three lose appeal over Bahrain F1 attack plot

Monday, 1 September 2014 10:41 AM

Five convicted for plotting to plant a bomb at the 2013 F1 Bahrain Grand Prix

British Muslim attacked by Saudi religious police – report
Culture & Society»

British Muslim attacked by Saudi religious police – report

Monday, 1 September 2014 10:26 AM

The Briton was with his Saudi wife when they were allegedly harassed by Saudi Arabia’s unofficial religious police

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HSBC Dubai employee stole AED24.5m from customer, court told
Banking & Finance»

HSBC Dubai employee stole AED24.5m from customer, court told

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:53 AM

Staff member goes on trial over theft from three accounts

Dubai’s new airport sees retail sales soar
Retail»

Dubai’s new airport sees retail sales soar

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:53 AM

Dubai Duty Free sees upsurge in takings

Britain may temporarily bar UK militant fighters from returning
Politics & Economics»

Britain may temporarily bar UK militant fighters from returning

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:46 AM

Fighters in Iraq and Syria would be allowed keep citizenship

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Apple ‘iWatch’ may not ship until 2015: report
Gadgets»

Apple ‘iWatch’ may not ship until 2015: report

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:31 AM

Cupertino’s wearable faces production problems, may be absent from September launch

Jumeirah Beach Hotel to get Arab Idol spotlight
Media»

Jumeirah Beach Hotel to get Arab Idol spotlight

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:31 AM

Dubai auditions for show held at hotel, with Burj Al Arab backdrop

Exclusive: Cable car to Dubai's The World is
Transport»

Exclusive: Cable car to Dubai's The World is "most economical" option

Monday, 1 September 2014 9:31 AM

A study commissioned by The Heart of Europe developer has found a cable car connecting the manmade island project is the best transport option & has initial gov’t support

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    Thursday, 28 August 2014 8:36 PM - Telcoguy
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    Saudi Arabia seeks talks on hiring of Sri Lankan maids

    I completely agree that Sri Lanka should not send any House Maids. Women should not be the solo breadwinner and destroy the life's of the children who... more

    Saturday, 30 August 2014 5:02 PM - Zaffe
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    Smoke-free Dubai - the big debate

    In the UAE the individual, as well as the outlet, have the choice which is a good thing. I like to enjoy a smoke with my beverage and would shun an outlet... more

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 1:10 PM - axeman
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    World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

    Its quite hypocritical & childish that most people use their children as excuses to persecute their views unto others. Were all of you as innocent when... more

    Wednesday, 20 August 2014 9:03 AM - Calvin Pinto
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    Baby NOT on board?

    The people commenting here were all 20 years old when they were born, never cried, never screamed and never ran etc etc.
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    Thursday, 21 August 2014 8:30 AM - Amer
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    Israel “must be punished” over Gaza, says Dubai police chief

    Simple, it's much easier to just blame everything on the Jews or the West. That way, you get to pontificate about how persecuted you are, while never actually... more

    Thursday, 7 August 2014 4:09 PM - Doug