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Dubai's Marka buys stake in Cheeky Monkeys kids concept
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Dubai's Marka buys stake in Cheeky Monkeys kids concept

Saturday, 25 April 2015 9:36 AM

Marka says it plans to open additional eight edutainment centres across the GCC following acquisition

Revealed: MidEast real estate execs earn average of $12,131 per month
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Revealed: MidEast real estate execs earn average of $12,131 per month

Saturday, 25 April 2015 1:08 AM

New survey by Macdonald & Co says average base salaries have risen compared to last year

UK's StanChart said to seek sale of Oman retail banking ops
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UK's StanChart said to seek sale of Oman retail banking ops

Saturday, 25 April 2015 1:08 AM

Sources also say Standard Chartered has decided to reverse a decision to exit its Islamic retail business in Bahrain

Why local is trumping global in the Middle East banking game
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Why local is trumping global in the Middle East banking game

Friday, 24 April 2015 2:05 PM

Regional banks have seen their fortunes soar as global banks trim down their operations in emerging markets, says Ed Attwood

Qatar buys majority stake in three luxury London hotels
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Qatar buys majority stake in three luxury London hotels

Friday, 24 April 2015 1:24 AM

Constellation Hotels, owned by Qatar Holding, adds Claridges, The Berkeley and the Connaught to portfolio in deal with Barclay Bros

Bahrain's Tadhamon exits London student property investment
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Bahrain's Tadhamon exits London student property investment

Friday, 24 April 2015 12:58 AM

Islamic investment firm says sale of 253-unit student accommodation achieved over 70% return for investors

Qatari-led group completes deal to buy London's Canary Wharf
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Qatari-led group completes deal to buy London's Canary Wharf

Friday, 24 April 2015 12:58 AM

Qatar Investment Authority, Brookfield acquire banking district after $3.87bn deal for Songbird Estates

Dubai's DP World said to plan bond of up to $1bn
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Dubai's DP World said to plan bond of up to $1bn

Thursday, 23 April 2015 7:25 PM

Sources say port operator wants to issue a dollar-denominated bond; could announce plans next week

Bahrain MPs submit new plans for Gulf Air IPO
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Bahrain MPs submit new plans for Gulf Air IPO

Thursday, 23 April 2015 1:44 PM

Lawmakers argue that the loss-making airline is draining funds from the country’s sovereign wealth fund

Dubai's Emirates NBD forecasts 5% loan growth for 2015
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Dubai's Emirates NBD forecasts 5% loan growth for 2015

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 3:34 PM

Dubai's largest lender says loan growth climbed by 4% in Q1, up from same period last year

Saudi banks to monitor ATM thefts by satellite
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Saudi banks to monitor ATM thefts by satellite

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 2:41 PM

Electronic chips will be installed into ATMs; also studying systems that would destroy money if an ATM is forcibly opened

Qatar Airways shareholders considered dissolving the carrier in 2009, US dossier claims
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Qatar Airways shareholders considered dissolving the carrier in 2009, US dossier claims

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 11:47 AM

Financial documents obtained by US carriers claim to show accumulated losses at the Doha airline had exceeded 50% of the share capital

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Dubai's Arabtec says in talks with banks to fund Egypt project
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Dubai's Arabtec says in talks with banks to fund Egypt project

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 11:21 AM

Egyptian officials have previously said the entire project will cost about $36.7bn

Dubai's Emirates NBD Q1 profit surges 60%
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Dubai's Emirates NBD Q1 profit surges 60%

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 10:51 AM

Dubai's largest lender boosted income from foreign exchange, derivative income and fees lift earnings

Abu Dhabi's ADCB posts 31% jump in Q1 net profit
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Abu Dhabi's ADCB posts 31% jump in Q1 net profit

Tuesday, 21 April 2015 2:31 PM

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank beats analysts' forecasts to make more than $340m in first quarter


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