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Dubai cybercrime ‘rises 23 percent’
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Dubai cybercrime ‘rises 23 percent’

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 2:36 PM

2015 cases include fraud, online scams, credit card abuse and sexual blackmail

Kuwait's Equate said to be in talks to refinance $6bn bridge loan
Energy»

Kuwait's Equate said to be in talks to refinance $6bn bridge loan

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 12:31 PM

Equate originally raised a $6 billion bridge loan in December to buy MEGlobal from Dow and PIC for $3.2 billion, and to refinance some of Equate's existing debt

Revealed: most searched-for property locations in the UAE
Property»

Revealed: most searched-for property locations in the UAE

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 12:30 PM

Dubizzle.com announces most desirable locations in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

F1 is “PlayStation for engineers” says Briatore
Sport»

F1 is “PlayStation for engineers” says Briatore

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 12:27 PM

Former Renault team boss rules out returning to the F1 in the future

Saudi billionare loses right to immunity in $6bn divorce case
Politics & Economics»

Saudi billionare loses right to immunity in $6bn divorce case

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 11:23 AM

Sheikh Walid Juffali, chairman of one of the kingdom’s largest family firms, E A Juffali and Brothers, is facing a claim on his estimated $6bn fortune from his ex-wife Christina Estrada

UAE to get ministers of ‘happiness’ and ‘tolerance’
Politics & Economics»

UAE to get ministers of ‘happiness’ and ‘tolerance’

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 11:22 AM

Sheikh Mohammed announces creation of new posts as part of ministerial shake-up

Review: Intersect by Lexus
Gourmet»

Review: Intersect by Lexus

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 10:59 AM

The luxury car maker’s attempt at combining its auto expertise with a casual yet creative restaurant ambience is a pleasant surprise

Weak construction market weighs down Dubai’s private sector growth
Politics & Economics»

Weak construction market weighs down Dubai’s private sector growth

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 10:50 AM

Emirate’s private sector posts slowest growth in 6 years in Jan, according Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker Index

Starbucks retreats over ban for women at Riyadh coffee shop
Retail»

Starbucks retreats over ban for women at Riyadh coffee shop

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 9:43 AM

Ban put in place after complaint from religious police provoked public backlash

Somalia plane bomber was meant to board Turkish flight -airline executive
Transport»

Somalia plane bomber was meant to board Turkish flight -airline executive

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 9:24 AM

Plane operated by Dubai-based Daallo Airlines was forced to make emergency landing after an explosion on board that sucked out one of its passengers

ISIL claims car bomb blast in Saudi capital
Politics & Economics»

ISIL claims car bomb blast in Saudi capital

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 9:21 AM

A citizen reported that his car had been damaged by a blast on Monday while parked in front of his house in the city's Al-Azizia district

Qatar considering special courts for World Cup offenders
Sport»

Qatar considering special courts for World Cup offenders

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 9:20 AM

Public drunkenness is prohibited, as is bringing alcohol to Qatar from abroad

Oman to borrow $5-10 billion from abroad to finance budget deficit, says central bank
Banking & Finance»

Oman to borrow $5-10 billion from abroad to finance budget deficit, says central bank

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 9:20 AM

Exec president Hamood Sangour al-Zadjali said government might issue eurobonds by the middle of this year

Dubai's DEWA to tender third phase of solar park in 6 weeks
Energy»

Dubai's DEWA to tender third phase of solar park in 6 weeks

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 8:50 AM

Dubai’s strategic plan envisions 7% of power generation from renewables by 2020 and 15 percent by 2030

Qatar Islamic Bank seeks approval to raise sukuk programme to $3bn
Banking & Finance»

Qatar Islamic Bank seeks approval to raise sukuk programme to $3bn

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 8:14 AM

Qatar's largest sharia-compliant lender by assets is also seeking extension of approval for remaining $824 million) portion of a 5 billion riyal Tier 1 capital perpetual sukuk programme


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