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Dubai's Atlantis said to seek refinancing of $880m loan
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Dubai's Atlantis said to seek refinancing of $880m loan

Friday, 22 August 2014 1:44 AM

Banking sources say iconic island resort is latest to look for more favourable terms on financing

Banking & Finance»

Standard Chartered fined for high-risk transactions from Hong Kong and UAE

Thursday, 21 August 2014 4:46 PM

New York state's banking regulator hit Standard Chartered Bank with a 300 USD million fine and restrictions on its dollar-clearing business on August 20, 2014, for not detecting possible money laundering – the allegedly high-risk transactions from Hong Kong and the UAE.

UAE says Standard Chartered liable to legal action over account closures
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UAE says Standard Chartered liable to legal action over account closures

Thursday, 21 August 2014 3:11 PM

Up to 8,000 customers in the UAE affected by plan to close accounts in anti-money laundering settlement with US regulators

Dubai's Nakheel confirms early repayment of $2.15bn bank debt
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Dubai's Nakheel confirms early repayment of $2.15bn bank debt

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 2:31 PM

Developer announces it has issued instruction for final payment to be made to banks on Thursday

StartUp Academy: How to attract investors' attention
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StartUp Academy: How to attract investors' attention

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 1:21 PM

In partnership with Mashreq Bank, The Arabian Business StartUp Academy looked at how sound financials and proper accounting systems contribute to securing start-up investment

Dubai Duty Free reprices $1.75bn loan for second time
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Dubai Duty Free reprices $1.75bn loan for second time

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 7:47 PM

Airport retaiiler's move is a fresh sign of banks' willingness to lend cheaply to the emirate

UAE's FGB hires former NBAD banker as senior exec
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UAE's FGB hires former NBAD banker as senior exec

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 2:53 PM

First Gulf Bank appoints Michael Aissaoui to oversee expansion of its advisory activities for clients regionally and globally

Dubai changes financial rules to lure richest investors
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Dubai changes financial rules to lure richest investors

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 2:08 PM

Emirate aims to attract more asset managers - particularly those serving the richest and most risk-tolerant investors

UAE credit bills surge 21% during 2013
Banking & Finance»

UAE credit bills surge 21% during 2013

Monday, 18 August 2014 3:00 PM

Premium card users constitutes around 70% of total credit billed volume

Handwriting expert will prove my innocence, claims jailed former Leeds Utd boss
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Handwriting expert will prove my innocence, claims jailed former Leeds Utd boss

Sunday, 17 August 2014 10:23 AM

David Haigh has been in jail in Dubai since he was arrested in May on allegations of embezzling $6.4 million

Dubai's Abraaj said to near deal for Saudi fast food chain
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Dubai's Abraaj said to near deal for Saudi fast food chain

Saturday, 16 August 2014 12:31 PM

Dubai-based private equity firm and US buyout company TPG reportedly closing in on majority stake in Kudu

Abu Dhabi's twofour54 invest in Arabic online games producer
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Abu Dhabi's twofour54 invest in Arabic online games producer

Saturday, 16 August 2014 12:31 PM

Commercial arm of the Media Zone Authority - Abu Dhabi says move brings investment portfolio to 13 firms

Jailed former Leeds Utd chief has UK assets frozen
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Jailed former Leeds Utd chief has UK assets frozen

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 7:31 PM

High court judge imposes asset freezing order on former GFH Capital exec currently in jail in Dubai

Former Arabtec CEO said to earn $48m from shares sale
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Former Arabtec CEO said to earn $48m from shares sale

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 6:43 PM

Data shows Hasan Ismaik has offloaded nearly 42 million shares over eight trading days since July 23 - report

StartUp Academy to inform on investment
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StartUp Academy to inform on investment

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 12:46 PM

Expert speakers will give important information to help prepare you and your business for investment


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    World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

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    Thursday, 21 August 2014 10:51 PM - Khalil
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    UK looks to close tax loophole on expat landlords

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    Baby NOT on board?

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    Thursday, 21 August 2014 8:30 AM - Amer