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Prince Alwaleed to gift 10,000 homes, cars to Saudis in need
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Prince Alwaleed to gift 10,000 homes, cars to Saudis in need

Saturday, 4 July 2015 4:50 PM

Alwaleed Philanthropies will distribute 1,000 per year; move comes just days after prince announced plans to give $32bn fortune to charity

Firms sign JV deal to raise standards in Arab film making
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Firms sign JV deal to raise standards in Arab film making

Saturday, 4 July 2015 9:43 AM

Investment firm and production company combine to form Fortress Film Clinic which aims to deliver world-class Arab projects

Telco Orange says eyeing growth in Middle East markets
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Telco Orange says eyeing growth in Middle East markets

Saturday, 4 July 2015 9:36 AM

French telecom operator says it aims to grow revenue in region by about 5% a year through to 2018

Money transfer firm signs deal to rename Dubai Metro station
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Money transfer firm signs deal to rename Dubai Metro station

Saturday, 4 July 2015 1:35 AM

UAE Exchange, owned by billionaire Bavaguthu Raghuram Shetty, is the latest to join metro naming rights campaign

UEFA relaxes spending curbs on Gulf-owned football giants
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UEFA relaxes spending curbs on Gulf-owned football giants

Saturday, 4 July 2015 1:34 AM

Restrictions eased on big-spending Manchester City and Paris St Germain as part of its break-even financial fair play rules

Qatar's ARTIC inks deal to buy luxury Washington hotel
Travel & Hospitality»

Qatar's ARTIC inks deal to buy luxury Washington hotel

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:31 AM

Al Rayyan Tourism Investment Company acquires St Regis Washington, DC, located close to White House

UAE's Al Jaber seeks new terms for $4.5bn restructured debt
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UAE's Al Jaber seeks new terms for $4.5bn restructured debt

Thursday, 2 July 2015 4:28 PM

Sources say family-owned conglomerate is keen to reduce interest rate on debt and extend loan maturity

Libya to appeal in landmark debt case against British investor
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Libya to appeal in landmark debt case against British investor

Thursday, 2 July 2015 3:15 PM

Judge rules that the Libyan Investment Authority cannot recoup $30m of unpaid debt previously owed to it by Glenn Maud

Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s biggest listed companies
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Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s biggest listed companies

Thursday, 2 July 2015 2:15 PM

The emirate's biggest listed firms on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) have a collective market value of $126.4bn, with telco Etisalat topping the rankings

Markets»

Revealed: Abu Dhabi’s top 50 listed companies

Thursday, 2 July 2015 2:05 PM

The emirate's biggest listed firms on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) have a collective market value of $126.4bn, with Etisalat topped the list

Politics & Economics»

IMF Lagarde says Greece must reform before getting debt relief

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:42 PM

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde suggests that Greece should move to reform its economy before its European creditors give it a break on its debt.

Doha Bank customers frozen out of accounts due to technical glitch
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Doha Bank customers frozen out of accounts due to technical glitch

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:24 PM

Millions of bank account holders couldn't access their funds for 15 hours, but the issue has now been resolved

Anonymous cyber hackers hit UAE banking websites
Banking & Finance»

Anonymous cyber hackers hit UAE banking websites

Thursday, 2 July 2015 10:08 AM

The group brought banking services to a halt and it is feared more attacks may be planned, with several targets listed in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE

Dubai firm invests in plan to build African schools
Education»

Dubai firm invests in plan to build African schools

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 6:55 PM

Dubai-based Investbridge Capital partners to set up firm to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in education

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Why I'm giving all my wealth away
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Why I'm giving all my wealth away

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 6:34 PM

HRH Prince Alwaleed pledges to donate his entire wealth to the Alwaleed Philanthropies

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